“The threats we face are even more fundamental as surveillance capitalist take command of the essential questions that define knowledge, authority, and power in our time: Who knows, Who decides. Who decides who decides?” – Shoshana Zuboff, “The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power”.

Either photographing actual sites of “watched environs” through extensive international travel, accessing them through CCTV surveillance systems situated through the world, or online via numerous media websites, the work’s intent is for developing a broadly based digital imagery bank addressing the breadth and depth of our highly surveilled societies. The intrigue with these systems is how their sourcing aligns perceptually and conceptually with numerous concerns and issues regarding civilian life, law, and order. The rapidly expanding (un)known and/or (un)wanted penetrations of surveillance techno...