CCTV Camera Party Hats Call Attention To Government Surveillance [Pics]

CCTV Camera Party Hats Call Attention To Government Surveillance [Pics]
Innovation

Street art initiative addresses our dystopian reality in a whimsical manner.

Plus Aziz
  • 15 july 2013

Dutch art duo Front404 celebrated George Orwell’s 110th birthday by placing party hats on top of surveillance cameras in Utrecht. Artists Thomas voor ‘t Hekke and Bas van Oerle were Inspired by Orwell’s Big Brother-like state in the novel 1984, this campaign makes passersby more aware of how the Orwellian state is a closer reality than we may think. According to the artists’ blog:

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