The Dotmasters bring you a site specific pricing structure in this Mobile phone MMS street Ebay. A locational art market accessible by phone, on your street. Check the Google map, find a location that suits your pocket then visit, photograph the accompanying label, send it back to us and get your Dotmaster edition at your unique price.
Latest in the series 'Creation of adam' courtesy of private collection
A edition of 500 will be produced of each of the Dotmaster stencil designs. Each location will have an incremental price scheme, with the first costing only the price of production! Each subsequent print will incur costs of the previous editions sold at that spot. Localized markets can be monitored through the Goggle location map.
Print values will be dependant on participation. Early viewers will get cheaper prices setting up geographical street markets for Dotmasters works. e.g.. Prices of works in Shore ditch may be of higher value than those in Northampton. Relative values in a relational dynamic. Cash, art, Market data and heaps of dots.
These market prices and locations will be updated automatically at our C6 Goggle map gallery, allowing you to browse places of high and low cost.
The purchase of prints will be restricted to one of each design purchased through an individuals phone and number accompanied of course by the relevant MMS 'd pictogram. Popular media savvy locations will become expensive encouraging those taking part to explore new areas and beat the market. First come, first served, cheap.
This system is automated and will update in real time, as you buy the market reacts and updates maps and prices for that location. Replies to sent pictograms will direct users to a web page where postal details and payment can be made, costs will include postage and packing. MMS will be charged at the usual rates of your contract provider. Payments can be made via PayPal, cheque or postal order. Print size A1.
Early Markets appear in Plymouth & Zurich.
Pre launch tests Kuarator.org Plymouth 21-24 March 07
Hack A Day Workshop thanks to wonderful support from Bitnik.org at Cabaret Voltaire Zurich 14th April 07
In collaboration with Idat, Kurator.org, Bitnik.org and the people of both Plymouth and Zurich The dotmasters bring these early markets amid organized street activity. More guerilla markets closer to home are planed for mid summer, when the nights are longer and less wet.
System to go live from 18.00 22nd of March