Jeu de Paume – Paris is closed. Reopening on 14 February for the exhibition Thomas Demand.

Online creation


As part of "Form@ts Cycle Side Effects"

From 16 July 2021 to 22 October 2012

Balloon Dog (2011) by Rob Myers is part of the exhibition “Form@ts Cycle Side Effects” proposed by Christophe Bruno in collaboration with Samuel Tronçon and Chrystelle Desbordes, for the Jeu de Paume virtual space.

Available to be downloaded for free under Creative Commons, then altered and printed on a 3D printer, Balloon Dog is a three-dimensional model of one of the most expensive works of contemporary art: the neo-kitsch Balloon Dog by Jeff Koons (1994–2000).

Rob Myers

Rob Myers is an artist, writer and hacker based in Peterborough, England. He makes free culture art about contemporary society using free software.
He is Creative Director at Foo Communications, working on freeing social media users and artists. He writes reviews for the art, technology and society website furtherfield.org. He contributed in the FLOSS+Art book (2008), in a chapter on the challenges of the growing connexions between art and free software.