irProjector is an installation which creates projections with infrared light, making it invisible to the human eye. These projections are pointed at the field of view of CCTV cameras in the city of Rotterdam. With projected images and texts such as “Error 404: Privacy not found” it creates an awareness of privacy at the securtiy guards monitoring these cameras.
The functionality of irProjector’s is quite similar to the one of a regular slide projector, with the difference that it projects infrared light. Below you can also see a few of the dia slides used to create the projections with.