I am Still Alive

From Rhizome Artbase
2007
Description

I am Still Alive is a hidden transmission device that continually searches for visible and open devices (mobile phones, laptops, etc.) within a local area. Upon discovering an open device, it sends a simple message: "I am still alive."

Rhizome staff
2021

A [hidden] transmission device, using Bluetooth protocols, continually searches for visible and open devices (mobile phones, laptops, PDAs etc) within an area. On discovering an open device, a simple message is sent, reading: “I am still alive”*.

I am Still Alive is active at various times and in various locations; details of which are not disclosed.

  • The phrase is translated into the main official language of the country in which the device is activated.
Martin John Callanan
31 August 2007
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Variant History
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2007
open submission
31 August 2007
Martin John Callanan