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UBS becomes USB. Post-Snowden, there are plenty of jurisdictions willing to charge customers for keeping data secure. Switzerland and Luxembourg do as much for the ultra-rich. Your data are your private property. To you, they are digital gold. This trove deserves to be stored in a luxury freeport, on a USB account.
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GCHQ COME TRY AND DELETE THIS JPEG!
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The motion picture The Fifth Estate takes an informed, in-depth view of the internet as a political space. LOL
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TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SKYPE
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HI! I’M AEROFLOT FLIGHT SU 150, ON THE TARMAC AT MOSCOW’S SHEREMETYEVO AIRPORT. I’M NOT FLYING TO REYKJAVÍK, AND EDWARD SNOWDEN IS NOT ON BOARD.
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HELLO! I’M AN AEROFLOT BOEING 777, EN ROUTE FROM HONG KONG, CHINA, TO MOSCOW, RUSSIA. SOME PEOPLE ARE HAPPY ABOUT THAT.
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HI! I’M AN AIR ASTANA BOEING 757, EN ROUTE FROM HONG KONG, CHINA, TO ALMATY, KAZAKHSTAN. THERE IS NO EXTRADITION TREATY BETWEEN KAZAKHSTAN AND THE UNITED STATES.
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HELLO! I’M FARICE, THE SUBMARINE CABLE CONNECTING ICELAND TO THE UNITED KINGDOM. I’M BEING WIRETAPPED BY THE BRITISH SECRET SERVICE.
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Metahaven, Transparent Camouflage, WikiLeaks scarves and t-shirts, 2013. Exhibition view, Frozen Lakes, Artists Space, NYC, 2013. 
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Metahaven & Deterritorial Support Group, VOID MYSTIQUE DNA, 2013. Joint statement at pastebin.com/PDkX2GTs. ISBN-13: 978-0-9576316-0-1
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blessthatsixpack:

what is this i love it?
MetahavenMetahaven, Stadtstaat Posters, 2009Screen prints 120 x 180 cmCourtesy Metahaven, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart and Casco Utrecht
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"Criticize the Old World in Content and Advocate a New One in Form." Metahaven in Conversation with Aaron Peters
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intheuncannyvalley:

Metahaven, Can Jokes Bring Down Governments? Memes, Design and Politics, Strelka Press, 2013. e-book. Cover design by OK-RM.Order with Amazon.
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From Metahaven’s talk Memes, Jokes and Jesters at Typo Berlin, May 2012. This talk eventually became the essay Can Jokes Bring Down Governments? Memes, Design and Politics, published by Strelka Press in April 2013.
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GRAPHIC DESIGN

From Metahaven’s talk Memes, Jokes and Jesters at Typo Berlin, May 2012. This talk eventually became the essay Can Jokes Bring Down Governments? Memes, Design and Politics, published by Strelka Press in April 2013.