Video stills from I Love Your Work, 2011, by Jonathan Harris
The Pace Gallery, Pace/MacGill Gallery and the MFA Photography, Video and Related Media Department at the School of Visual Arts are pleased to present Social Media. The exhibition focuses on contemporary artists exploring public platforms for communication and social networks through an aesthetic and conceptual lens. In an era of increasingly omnipresent new technologies, Social Media examines the impact of these systems as they transform human expression, interaction, and perception. The exhibition will feature works by Christopher Baker, Aram Bartholl, David Byrne, Jonathan Harris, Robert Heinecken, Miranda July & Harrell Fletcher, Sep Kamvar andPenelope Umbrico. Social Media will be on view at 510 West 25th Street from September 16 through October 15, 2011. A public opening will be held on Thursday, September 15 from 6–8 p.m.