Playmobiel
Arti et Amicitae
Amsterdam The Netherlands


An exhibition curated by Nathalie Faber (Cut-n-Paste) that explored the use of mobile phone technology in art.

Works used ringtones, GPS systems, games, wallpapers and art by Arno Coenen, Blast Theory, Cut-n-Paste, Gerald van der Kaap, Aryan Kaganof, Bert Kommerij, A.P. Koomen / Karen Murphy, Gijs Müller, Leonard van Munster, Kate Pemberton, Esther Polak, and Scanner>

Scanner's installation used an archive of scanned mobile phone conversations, recordings featured the intercepted cellular phone conversations of unsuspecting talkers, to illustrate an early history of surveillance in mobile technology.