Tuesday, June 7, 2011
Henken: QR Example
QR codes are emerging as a quick informative scan prodominantly for product placement. Of course with mass media and worldwide consumerism at a peak, it is no surprise that they have trickled into the art world. This work by Sergio Kano was shown in Barcelona's Annual Internation Contemporary Festival. The work is composed of 500 different QR codes and when scanned, deliver a nostalgic advertising message.