‘Dead Drops’ is a project initiated by the german artist Aram Bartholl during his artist in residence at EYEBEAM in New York City, October 2010.


  • General Inquiries: please contact [deaddrops  at  deaddrops dot com] or get in touch below:
  • Dev-team: please contact [dev  at  deaddrops dot com]
  • IRC channel: #deaddrops feel free to drop by :-)

Current team

  • Dead Drops: Concept, Initiator, PR, Blog,  … : Aram Bartholl
  • Dead Drops platform lead development : Robert Kraegenbring
  • Dead Drops Android app: Wouter
  • Dead Drops iPhone app: Ross Thompson
  • Dead Drops forum & design support: JPhG
  • Dead Drops logo design Hassan Shah aka Lugos
  • Open Street Map migration: Michael Priess


  • thx to my good friend Bre Pettis who helped kicking off with a great title and made me think big :)
  • thx to Andrew who started off the first version of DD data base in November 2010!
  • thx to the great team of developers who are currently working on the platform!
  • thx to an endless number of translators!
  • thx to EYBEAM for making this possible during my stay in NYC in October 2010.

Aram Bartholl 2011