Surveillance art: Genre and political action

Professor of Art History at Monash University and author of Look: Contemporay Australian Photography Dr Anne Marsh reviews art about surveillance that is often lens-based and/or performative from Jane Burton to Catherine Bell, Paul Batt to Denis Beaubois.

Card (detail): Cherine Fahd, The Sleepers, 2005–08 (series detail), 2008, Lamda photograph. Courtesy the artist.

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