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Institute of Contemporary Art Miami


In Conversation with Hito Steyerl

Art + Research
Fri, Oct 28, 2016
Hito Steyerl, How Not to Be Seen: A Fucking Didactic Educational .MOV File, 2013. HD video, single screen in architectural environment; 15 minutes, 52 seconds. Image CC 4.0 Hito Steyerl. Courtesy of the Artist and Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York.

As part of the Art + Research Center’s pilot semester, “New Social Abstractions,” renowned video artist Hito Steyerl will discuss her work and ideas at ICA Miami. To learn more, or enroll in workshops conducted by Hito Steyerl, please visit

About Hito Steyerl

Hito Steyerl is one of the most relevant contemporary artists in the fields of video art and media theory. In her work she explores the proliferation of digital technologies and their effects on image production, the emergence of surveillance and militarization regimes, and cultural globalization, and finance capitalism among other topics. Steyerl represented Germany at the 56th Venice Biennale (2015), and participated in Documenta 12 (2007) and the 13th Istanbul Biennial (2013). Recent solo exhibitions have been held at the Chicago Art Institute, the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, and the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) in London.