PrivacyWeek 2021

Virtual Peephole
Language: English

  • 2021-10-25, 00:00–23:55, Art 2
  • 2021-10-26, 00:00–23:55, Art 2
  • 2021-10-27, 00:00–23:55, Art 2
  • 2021-10-28, 00:00–23:55, Art 2
  • 2021-10-29, 00:00–23:55, Art 2
  • 2021-10-30, 00:00–23:55, Art 2
  • 2021-10-31, 00:00–22:55, Art 2

All times in Europe/Vienna

Explore unsecured camera feeds around the world with Virtual Peephole


Link: https://privacyweek.at/art/virtualpeephole/

There are an estimated 770 millions of surveillance cameras around the world. Some of them still have their default password, making them easily accessible by anyone who has an internet connection.
This virtual peephole is a device to watch some of those unsecured cameras. Each time the peephole is opened, a different camera is shown.

Caroline Buttet is a digital artist based in Switzerland. Her work is based on creating tangible, interactive pieces, often with object repurposing. Recently, Caroline has been working around the topic of data privacy and surveillance.

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