Art Action Crashauto At Potsdamer Platz Sensation
Crash video now available on the Internet to see Berlin, April 21, 2008 at the weekend ended the art performance of artist Jurgen Ostarhild at Potsdamer Platz in Berlin. There a car into the ground from above rammed on the night of April 14, seemingly, as now millions of people know, fallen from the sky. The action with the title when the sky goes on strike…”was crashing” within a few hours on everyone’s lips. “Media star” and image “reported and also abroad, the alleged car crash found unexpected attention. The motif of the crashed vehicle, very still half out of the Earth, was now widely interpreted. “At times the crash site was” surrounded by up to a hundred curious onlookers at the Potsdamer Platz. Many took the opportunity and photographed the wreck, then send it around the world. To guide the artist sees is above all a personally motivated strategy, the climate issue through a Visual Bewusstseinsschock”in public spaces back into the private discourse.
The successful performance was by ViiF first mobile video community in Germany, supported. ViiF published the crash video”of the Crashautos that you could get from 22557 exclusively via mobile phone. Tens of thousands of them took advantage. Now, at the end of the art action, the young company provides this video for a short time on its website. From there, it can be downloaded for free and also to other portals. About ViiF: The first German mobile video community ViiF 22557 video call offers users the possibility of mobile to record video clips, to play, to comment, to forward and to set Internet portals and blogs. You need to load any software on the phone.
The user selects a short number, press video call and can shoot their own videos, comment and publish. Still, he can look at clips from his friends on the phone and forward his videos to friends. In addition, the user from a variety of channels current videos from different fields such as can Look at the lifestyle, sports, news, horoscopes, comedy and music.