«Status, 24 Contemporary Documents» au Fotomuseum de Winterthur
On the day of the opening, Jules Spinatsch’s contribution to Status, a 14-metre panorama made of 1440 single images will be compiled during 24 hours. For that, the exhibition Status will be open till midnight on June 8.
Artist’s talk with Ursula Biemann, Lukas Einsele, Willem Popelier and Jules Spinatsch on June 10, at 12.30 p.m.
The rapid dissemination and availability of images and videos in print media and in the Internet have led to new forms of communication through documentary images.
Often we do not know who took the picture, nor do we know how the picture has made its way to us. How are these photographic documents to be understood?
How do the schemata of seeing, understanding, deleting, and saving function in our contemporary multi-media environment ?