HaBezefer School of Art: Presentation Board

Throwing beauty in the face of hackers--and hate.

Published on

Editor's Pick

Each month, dozens of Israeli websites are being hacked by hacker groups and replaced with anti-Israel web pages. The country's HaBezefer School of Art and Advertising worked with McCann Tel Aviv on a project that doesn't sort this problem out, but still makes its point. After noticing that all the hackers used ugly templates to replace sites, it chose 50 hacked sites, had students redesign them to make them more beautiful, and posted them on hacker forums with this message: "We would like to end all cyber wars. But in the meantime--if you must hack our sites, at least leave something beautiful."

Rate this Ad
No starts selected .5 stars 1 star 1.5 stars 2 stars 2.5 stars 3 stars 3.5 stars 4 stars 4.5 stars 5 stars

You must be registered to rate the ad. Please Login or Register Now


Jul 16, 2012
McCann Israel
HaBezefer School of Art
Habezefer School of Art and Design Israel
Latest Creativity News on Ad Age

Related work

The Creativity Daily Newsletter

Get highlights of the most important daily news delivered to your e-mail inbox. Receive Our Newsletters.

Become a Member of Ad Age