English/Svenska
Sök

© Hasselbladstiftelsen
Om cookies

 

Öppettider
Hasselblad Center
Måndag, tisdag & torsdag 11-18, onsdag 11-20
fredag-söndag 11-17

Hasselbladstiftelsen
kontor & bibliotek
Ekmansgatan 8
41256 Göteborg
031-7782150

Hasselblad Center
utställningshall
Götaplatsen
031-7782150

 


 

 


 


WATCHED!
Surveillance, Art and Photography in Europe post 9/11

Time: 7–8 October 2015
Place: Valand Academy, Gothenburg, Sweden
Detailed program will be announced in August 2015.

As surveillance has become a constitutive part of contemporary social life, new forms of discrimination and segregation have emerged, but also perhaps new means of empowerment and ‘sousveillance’. How can art and visual theory contribute to the understanding of our current surveillance society? During a 2-day public research symposium, artists and scholars will present work on surveillance and its relation to representation, migration, community and control. Speakers include Peter Weibel, Hille Koskela, Marco Poloni, Shoshana Magnet, Jason Bowman, Ann-Sofi Sidén and Kari Andén-Papadopoulus.

The symposium is co-organized by Valand Academy of Art and the Hasselblad Foundation. It is a part of the project WATCHED! Surveillance, Art and Photography in Europe post 9/11 – an exhibition at The Hasselblad Center and a forthcoming book in spring 2016.