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Whitney's 'Listening Post' a Fly on Chat-Room Walls

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Whitney's 'Listening Post' a Fly on Chat-Room Walls

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Whitney's 'Listening Post' a Fly on Chat-Room Walls

Whitney's 'Listening Post' a Fly on Chat-Room Walls

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The Whitney Museum of American Art in New York features an exhibit called "Listening Post." Two artists turn ramblings from computer chat rooms into audio-visual art, using a collection of miniature display screens and computer-generated voices. Jad Abumrad reports.