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Apple Store Busting

One year after those great Apple iPad ad-bustings in Berlin, the trendy computer giant is going to open a flagship-store in Hamburg. That’s nothing special – I mean nowadays there are Apple stores everywhere – but it’s a super moment for a nice and funny guerilla art installation!

And that’s what also the Hamburg-based intervention art group .WAV (what stands for We Are Visual) thought when they recently installed a big and colorful Microsoft Windows logo right at the construction area of the new Apple flagship-store!

Not that I know the exact intention or motivation, but it would be quite interesting to see whether people notice this brand-busting. I for one can imagine that it’s a bit confusing for some Apple-loving people…

We Are Visual (WAV) gave an interview earlier this year!

Via Nerdcore.

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  1. Well, they didn’t exactly installed o colorful Microsoft Windoze logo, since they got wrong 2 out of the 4 colors…
    How typical for Windoze users… Laughed my heart out, but not for the intented reasons… Keep trying… ;-)

  2. Adbusting by installing a new ad is not exactly ground-breaking, though…

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