Nick Rodriguez will be graduating from the Massachusetts College of Art in 2002 in sculpture. His work questions consumerism and the delineations between private and public spaces.
This particular device is a wearable retractable phone booth. when the user receives a phone call, the device can be expanded for use confronting mobile phone technology and its effects upon social interactions.
Richard Streitmatter-Tran produced the video of the perfromance in Boston with the Studio for Interrelated Media (SIM).
Cellphone Interventions (2002)
Nick Rodriguez (sculpture, performance)
Richard Streitmatter-Tran (video production)