Free Phone

1996, experimental intervention, Martin Widerberg, Joachim Stein

add in public phone box, Gothemburg

Advertising in public phone box, Gothemburg

“Simply make a local phone call to the Gothenburg based artists Joachim Stein and Martin Widerberg. We call your friend abroad on a second line with no charges and act as middlemen in fluent swedish, german, french and english. You get a real artist performing the call for you. The offer is on for a limited time only. We guarantee that the conversation will not be recorded or or published in any way. Your privacy will be respected.”

23 phone calls were performed in November 1995.
(USA 8 / Germany 5 / France 3 / Great Britain 3 / Finland 2 / Hong Kong 1 / Australia 1)

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