Art and Research about Surveillance, Privacy, and Computer Vision

Recent and Upcoming Events #

  • Nov 18, 2022: Lecture on VFRAME and building new computer vision technologies at (remote)

Recent Essays #

Recent Press #

Today's Selfie Is Tomorrow's Biometric Profile

Today’s Selfie Is Tomorrow’s Biometric Profile Commissioned by for the exhibition “House of Mirrors: Artificial Intelligence as Phantasm”

Circular Diffusion

Circular Diffusion Reflections on GANs, Climate Change, and Art. Commissioned by The New Real Observatory


VFRAME Computer vision toolkit for human rights researchers and conflict zone analysis (2017-21)



Archive #

Researchers Gone Wild

Researchers Gone Wild Art exhibit and research on AI information supply chains and biometric media obtained “in the wild” (2018-21) Interrogating biometric training datasets (2018-21) Automatic, private, open-source face redaction web app (2021-2022)

Data Pools

Data Pools Zero-click Wi-Fi geolocation services exploit with Silicon Valley CEO geolocations (2018)

Think Privacy

Think Privacy Privacy propaganda inspired by Facebook’s motivational posters (2016)


HyperFace Face decoy camouflage scarf (2016)

Stealth Wear

Stealth Wear Anti-Drone thermal signature reduction camouflage (2013)

CV Dazzle

CV Dazzle Camouflage against computer vision using makeup and hair styling (2010)