Hito Steyerl

TECHNIQUES OF THE OBSERVER: HITO STEYERL AND LAURA POITRAS IN CONVERSATION

May 2015

“TECHNOLOGY HAS TAKEN US by surprise, and the regions that it has opened up are glaringly empty,” Siegfried Kracauer once wrote. The great German film theorist was not merely lamenting the depletion or alienation of life in a mechanized world;… READ ON

IN PRINT May 2015 [TOC]

Hito Steyerl, How Not to be Seen: A Fucking Didactic Educational .MOV File, 2013

April 2015

Hito Steyerl, How Not to be Seen: A Fucking Didactic Educational .MOV File, 2013.… READ ON

VIDEO

Harun Farocki (1944–2014)

Hito Steyerl on Harun Farocki (1944–2014)

February 2015

“THINGS TO BE DONE  We want to create an institution, that would initially just be an office for the instruction and coordination of some documentary film works.  Ultimately a (the) national library of images.  Producing materials to investigate… READ ON

PASSAGES

THEIR FAVORITE EXHIBITIONS OF 2008

December 2008

To take stock of the past year, Artforum contacted an international group of artists to find out which exhibitions were, in their eyes, the very best of 2008.  DUNCAN CAMPBELL  James Coleman, Background, 1991–94 (Irish Museum of Modern Art,… READ ON

IN PRINT December 2008 [TOC]