American conceptual artist John Baldessari was looking for people, who wanted their name in lights, for 15 glittering seconds.

Your Name in Lights reflects the changing cult of celebrity in modern society and recalls Andy Warhol’s prediction that in the future everyone will have their 15 minutes of fame. Drawing on imagery from Broadway theatre displays and Hollywood films, this ambitious new work will involve more than 100,000 participants.

So last week, i tuned into the webcam to see my name in lights on the top of the Australian Museum facade. It was late afternoon here in the UK, and of course the middle of the night over in Australia (hence why there is not much to see in the screen shot!) but was exciting non the less!

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