I wish to apply (2007)

"I wish to apply, under the Data Protection Act, for any and all CCTV images of my person held within your system. I was present at [place] from approximately [time] onwards on [date]." (Manu Luksch 2007, mixed media 150 cm x 37 cm (wood, neon light, transparencies)

Narrative excerpts from letters written by CCTV operators in response to subject data requests. The title of the piece is taken from the artists' standard request letter. 

 

installation view, Goodbye Privacy, Ars Electronica 2007

 

 

 

installation view, Talking the fish, Medienkunstlabor KunstHaus Graz 2007