The camera, which was implanted between his skin and his skull in a L.A.
tattoo shop, is rigged to shoot spontaneous photos every minute that
live-stream to a website and screens at the Muthaf: Arab Museum of Modern
But Bilal's cranial gadget proved to cumbersome and painful, with steroids
and antibiotics unable to help.
The Iraqi-born artist is considering installing a lighter camera and
alternate setups, but for now he is simply carrying the camera tied to the
back of his neck, he told the Chronicle.