Category Archives: surveillance

Camouflage, or, the Temptation of Relationship

Published in membrana 1/16 – Magazine of Photography Brighenti_2016_camouflage,_or

Also posted in body, milieu, urban, visibility | Comments closed

A Walk through inner city Marseille

Also posted in territories, urban, visual | Comments closed

Roundtable | Entre renaissance citoyenne et transparence politique

I’ve been invited at a roundtable at Les Rencontres d’Averroès (Marseille), titled “Entre renaissance citoyenne et transparence politique. Révolution numérique ou contrôle des libertés ?” More details here : * The debate has also been recently broadcasted at the French National Radio Franceculture :’heure-du-numerique-12-2012-12-11 Posted also on YouTube:

Also posted in media, multiplicities, publicness | Comments closed

Artveillance: At the Crossroads of Art and Surveillance

Surveillance & Society, Vol 7, No 2 (2010) PDF version here . In this article I review a series of artworks, artistic performances and installations that deal with the topic of surveillance. My aim is twofold. On the one hand, I want to look comparatively at how different artists interrogate, question, quote, or criticize surveillance […]

Also posted in media, visibility | Comments closed

Democracy and its visibilities

here – published in Haggerty, Kevin D. and Minas Samatas (eds.) Surveillance and Democracy. London: Routledge, pp. 51-68

Also posted in commonality, multiplicities, visibility | Leave a comment


La sorveglianza può essere definita sinteticamente come l’attività che consiste nel tenere sotto osservazione un insieme di soggetti o una popolazione attraverso un’attenzione focalizzata su corpi, dati e dettagli personali, che vengono sistematicamente monitorati, registrati, controllati, archiviati, consultati e confrontati (Lyon 2002; 2007). Tale attività può essere condotta in una molteplicità di luoghi sociali da […]

Also posted in visibility | Comments closed