The Spectre of Surveillance: Terms of Service at UICA

Terms of Service is on view at the UICA through April 17th.  The exhibit “explores identity, individualism and the conditions people face as a result of our increasingly surveilled lives”. I have never fully read the terms of service contract for my iPhone and I’m guessing that I’m not alone on that front.  Jon Chambers’ … Continue reading

Easy to Swallow: Burtynsky’s Water at the Grand Rapids Art Museum

Edward Burtynsky: Water is on-view at the Grand Rapids Art Museum through April 26. The exhibit features sixty large-scale Cibachrome photographs divided into the themes of Distress, Control, Agriculture, Aquaculture, Source, and Waterfront. I had every intention of attending the opening of Water in February, but I was waylaid at the I AM reception that … Continue reading