Is Seeing Believing?
Taina Bucher interviews curator Gaia Tedone about her latest online curatorial project called ‘Is Seeing Believing?’ as part of the TRUTH programme at or-bits.com
, an online platform for the display of contemporary arts and production of new works. Born in Italy, in 1982 Gaia Tedone holds an MFA in Curating from Goldsmiths, and has for the past year been one of the curatorial fellows at the Whitney Independent Study Program, New York. She has been involved in a number of art projects and worked with institutions such as Whitechapel Gallery, James Taylor Gallery, The David Roberts Art Foundation and Tate Modern. http://www.furtherfield.org/features/interviews/seeing-believing-taina-bucher-interviews-curator-gaia-tedone
Taina Bucher is a PhD fellow at the University of Oslo, Norway in Media Studies. She works on the relation between subjectivity and software in the context of social networking platforms. During 2010 she was a visiting scholar at New York University and will be a guest researcher at the Infoscape Research Lab at Ryerson University, Toronto spring 2011. She holds an MSc in Cultural Sociology from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her research interests include: software studies, media aesthetics, social media, attention, and visibility. http://tainabucher.com