Chinese Gold, Untitled 1 - 7, 2006
60x40cm, Lambda Print on Dibon in Shadowbox, Edition of 5 + 1 a.p.
120x80cm, Lambda Print on Dibon in Shadowbox, Edition of 5 + 1 a.p.
In China there are many Online-Gaming Workshops that hire people to play online games such as World of Warcraft (WoW) day and night. The gaming workers produce in-game currency, equipments, and whole characters that are sold to American Gamers via Ebay. These people are called „Chinese Gold Farmers".
This video-session took place in China in one of the hundreds of workshops where young chinese play World of Warcraft .
The future is now!