Envisaging L'Aquila
edited by Alessandro Coppola


Exposed. Voyeurism, surveillance and the camera

TATE MODERN, London. 28 May – 3 October 2010

The UK is now the most surveyed country in the world. We have an obsession with voyeurism, privacy laws, freedom of media, and surveillance – images captured and relayed on camera phones, YouTube or reality TV.

Much of . . . → Read More: Exposed

Surveillance, Performance and New Media Art

Surveillance and Society new issue: Vol 7, No 2 (2010)

The relationship between the visual arts and surveillance has been explored through large scale exhibitions (CTRL:Space, ZKM), and texts such as Loving Big Brother (McGrath, 2004) have introduced questions of performance and performativity into the surveillance debate. However, as the technological possibilities available to . . . → Read More: Surveillance, Performance and New Media Art

Abandon Normal Devices Festival

Abandon Normal Devices (AND) is a British new media and new cinema festival. From 15 March – 10 April 2010 AND abandons the city and heads for the hills to visit a series of remote and rural locations in Cumbria, Lancashire and online presented by folly. In October 2010 AND will take place in . . . → Read More: Abandon Normal Devices Festival