I_AM_STILL_ALIVE.HTML (audio)

audio installation / streaming audio

2009 - 2010

21 min. 30 sec. stereo





In work I_AM_STILL_ALIVE.HTML (audio) a computer synthesized voice (text to speech) reads all HTML internet server error messages, while after each error message is read ‘I am still alive’. Work consists of seven parts, each three minutes long reading all text and made in different sound production. Sound production allows listening of the spoken words in some cases, but in other cases is at the border of noise or even becoming abstract audio signal. ‘I am still alive’, apart of general personal message, consists the reference to artworks by On Kawara from 1970s. Work making use of multiple possibilities of chosen audio format, ranging from public presentations as radio broadcast and internet audio streaming and gallery installation to individual enjoyment of audio.

Work is conceptualized and recorded 2009, and its first public presentation was radio broadcast at 25th April at 3rd Program of Croatian Radio (editor Evelina Turkovi?).

Audio CD, audio data, aiff (236.3 MB) / audio streaming data (up to 30 MB)

I_AM_STILL_ALIVE.HTML (audio) is part of the Internet Error Messages project by Darko Fritz.