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Pilvi Takala

‘The Trainee’ (2008)  by Pilvi Takala.

For a month the artist worked at the marketing department of Deloitte as trainee “Johanna Takala”. She sits at her workstation all day doing nothing, becoming a source of speculation for the other employees.

No love in an elevator

Watch the top right surveillance screen.

This is sped-up footage of mr. Nicholas White trapped in an elevator in the McGraw-Hill Building for 41 hours, after having a cigarette for lunch outside.

The story and some more facts about elevators, as featured in the New Yorker, here.