IN:VISIBILITIES is the thematical framework of the M.1 kuratieren programme in 2021/22, focusing on the relations of visibility and invisibility within changing technologies, their forms of representation, poetic narratives and critical potentials.
Digital environments suggest transparency and limitless possibilities of connection with different times, spaces and actors, while subtly creating new mechanisms that are located between inclusion and exclusion, centre and periphery. This has become all the more evident not only through the keywords Fake News and Filter Bubble, but also through the pandemic.
What does this mean for a place that both displays art and creates communal infrastructures? And how can artistic and curatorial practice in particular react to these changed relations of vision – produce them, prevent them, change them and thus make them a matter of negotiation?