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Surviving Total Surveillance

February 6, 2016: Moderated by BRITDOC's Jess Search, this discussion brings together artists and scholars who are also contributors to the exhibition catalogue Astro Noise: A Survival Guide for Living Under Total Surveillance. Panelists Kate Crawford, Jill Magid, Trevor Paglen, Hito Steyerl, and Laura Poitras, along with Whitney curator Jay Sanders, reflect on surveillance and artistic practice in the post–9/11 world. This event is part of a series of public events, lectures, and talks organized in tandem with the exhibition Laura Poitras: Astro Noise.



A 30-second online art project:
LaTurbo Avedon, Morning Mirror / Evening Mirror

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