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Sean Fader

Sean Fader

American, born 1979

Sean Fader (he/him/his) is interested in how photographs circulate in digital systems, including on social media. His works and performances explore how digital technologies are transforming our concepts of sharing and collective authorship. His recent work was featured in the solo show Thirst/Trap at Denny Dimin Gallery, New York, NY (2020). Fader is a Professor of Photography at Tulane University.

See more of Fader's work at his website: seanfader.com.

I think the thing we all fear about in technology is that it's going to be used to control us rather than to free us.

Sean Fader

Sean Fader (American, born 1979). Insufficient Memory, 2020. Screenshot of interactive Google Earth database displayed on monitor. Courtesy of the artist and Denny Dimin Gallery.

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