Want to make it in 2011? Register for your 15 seconds of fame and see… your name in lights
Right. 2011. Here we go. And why not get one of those new year’s resolutions over with, immediately? Want to make it in 2011? Craving for your 15 minutes of fame? Here’s your chance. Although you’ll have to settle for 15 seconds in stead of 15 minutes. For Your name in lights American artist John Baldessari is looking for more than 100.000 people who want their name in lights, for the 2011 edition of the Sydney Festival (through January 30). You can register here, and if you’re lucky, you’ll see your name on the façade of the Australian Museum (they tell you when your moment will arrive). Can’t make it to Sydney to witness your 15 seconds of fame? Don’t worry: a webcam is filming the façade. You’ll just have to gather friends and family around your computer screen. You’ll find the live streaming here. Did I sign up for my 15 seconds of fame? Sure I did.