Friday, Nov 06, 2015
"On the occasion of its 30th anniversary, MoMA’s longstanding exhibition series New Photographyis expanding to 19 artists and artist collectives from 14 countries, and includes works made specifically for this exhibition.
Ocean of Images: New Photography 2015 will be on view from November 7, 2015 to March 20, 2016, throughout the entirety of the Museum’s Edward Steichen Photography Galleries, The Agnes Gund Garden Lobby and the Museum’s Bauhaus Staircase.
This year’s edition explores contemporary photo-based culture, specifically focusing on connectivity, the circulation of images, information networks, and communication models.
Probing the effects of an image-based post-Internet reality, Ocean of Images examines various ways of experiencing the world: through images that are born digitally, made with scanners or lenses in the studio or the real world, presented as still or moving pictures, distributed as zines, morphed into three-dimensional objects, or remixed online..."