Whitney | Astro Noise, 2016
Image: Laura Poitras, ANARCHIST: Israeli Drone Feed (Intercepted February 24, 2009), 2016. Archival pigment print on aluminum, 45" x 64- ¾ "
Feb 5 - May 1, 2016, the Whitney Museum of American Art will debut Astro Noise, an exhibition of installation-based new works: ANARCHIST; O'Say Can You See (2001/2016); Bed Down Location; Disposition Matrix; and November 20, 2004.
Astro Noise is organized by Jay Sanders, Whitney Curator and Curator of Performance.
Alongside the exhibition, the Whitney Museum is publishing Astro Noise: A Survival Guide for Living Under Total Surveillance, a collection of fiction, non-fiction, imagery and primary documents that together create a metaphorical road map to understanding and navigating the landscape of total surveillance and the "war on terror."
The survival guide will be available in two versions: Full color, cloth bound and an abridged black and white paper cover, available for free at events worldwide.