Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera   2 comments

exhibition at Tate Modern 28 May – 3 October 2010

http://www.tate.org.uk/modern/exhibitions/exposure/default.shtm

…Exposed offers a fascinating look at pictures made on the sly, without the explicit permission of the people depicted. With photographs from the late nineteenth century to present day, the pictures present a shocking, illuminating and witty perspective on iconic and taboo subjects…

…Much of Exposed focuses on surveillance, including works by both amateur and press photographers, and images produced using automatic technology such as CCTV. The issues raised are particularly relevant in the current climate, with topical debates raging around the rights and desires of individuals, terrorism and the increasing availability and use of surveillance. Exposed confronts these issues and their implications head-on….

Posted August 11th, 2010 by artprop in Censored,Under Surveillance

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  1. […] me from completing this video. Especially ironic as Tate Modern is showing an exhbition called Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera. Where are they going to get covert images from for the next […]

  2. […] exhibition in the Fundación Canal in Madrid, roughly the same as the Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera exhibition at Tate […]

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