eye of god
eye of god revisited
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"Profile Page" - the book is out now! A selection of 100 Pictures of the project, featuring an intro text by Domenico Quaranta, is available as a free eBook and printed photo-book published by Link Editions (click for more).
+++ Project update: "Profile Page" has been added to the collection of the New York Museum of Modern Art library as part of the acquisition of the Library of the Printed Web by Paul Soulellis (great company with Olia Lialina, Mishka Henner, Katja Stuke, Clement Valla, Cory Arcangel, Richard Prince, David Horvitz, ...)
algorithmic facial recognition and automated image processing on mobile phone devices and classic paintings. New project Untitled snapchats (2017). click for more
"Cached Landscapes", my recent project for Trevor Paglen and Frankfurter Kunstverein has been awarded with the "Eagle Eye" Photo Award and exhibited along Paglen's solo show "The Octopus" at Franfurter Kunstverein from 20.06 to 30.08 2015.
Thanks for the huge media coverage at WIRED, FastCompany and recent press features
"Profile Page" project launch at periscope project space, Salzburg/AT
|Opening at Museum Folkwang Essen, June 2014
Tobia Bezzola, Clare Strand, Barbara Könches, Florian Ebner, Katja Strucke, Wolfgang Tillmans, Erik Kessels, Florian Freier and Jeff Guess
(from left to right; picture by Sven Thielmann)
|Opening: "(Mis)Understanding Photography - Works and Manifestos"
Museum Folkwang, Essen; 14.06. - 17.08.2014, featuring "The Eye of God"
|Proudly participating: "Photogenus - Contemporary Meta Photography"
DAAP Galleries, Cincinnati, Ohio, september 23 - october 26. 2012
The exhibition features works of international artists that challenge traditional notions of photographic production, display, and discourse.
Curated by Aaron Cowan and Jordan Tate, founder and editor of ilikethisart.net
Including: Johan Eldrot, Travess Smalley, John Houck, Sebastian Verdon, Clement Valla, Brian Khek, Florian Freier, ... ( click for exhibition views and full artist list )
|Opening: Déjà-vu? The Art of Repetition from Dürer to YouTube
Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, 21.04. - 05.08. 2012
Including works of: Joseph Beuys, Mike Bidlo, Giorgio De Chirico, Lovis Corinth, Eugène Delacroix, Marcel Duchamp, Albrecht Dürer, Anselm Feuerbach, Florian Freier, Francisco de Goya, Aneta Grzeszykowska, Henri Matisse, Peter Paul Rubens, Cindy Sherman, Thomas Struth, Elaine Sturtevant, ...
|"The Eye of ... - Receptions of Input" - group show at DAS weekend, Transmediale Berlin
The group show will cover the issue “(Big Brother) watching” exploring ideas about (self)-reflection and (self)-protection in the digital age. With RoboCam, Photography, Video, Drawings…
Participating Artists: Eberhard Bosslet, Florian Freier, Philipp Geist, Daniel Belasco Rogers and Sophia New – plan b ( Exhibition info: http://dasweekend.de/?p=190