Paolo Cirio´s Street Ghost featured at Museum für Fotografie in Berlin

Watching You, Watching Me. A Photographic Response to Surveillance

17 FEBRUAR - 2 JULI 2017
Museum für Fotografie
Jebensstraße 2, 10623 Berlin

Watching You, Watching Me: A Photographic Response to Surveillance curated by Stuart Alexander, Susan Meiselas, and Yukiko Yamagata. Organized by the Open Society Foundations – New York in cooperation with the Kunstbibliothek – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.

What right do governments, corporations, and individuals have to collect and retain information on your daily communications? What tools - both today and in the past - have been used to monitor your activities? What are the immediate and far-reaching effects? As governments and corporations around the world expand their efforts to track the communications and activities of millions of people, this not only threatens our right to privacy, but also opens the door for information to be collected and used in ways that are repressive, discriminatory, and chill freedom of speech and expression. Read more