Predictive Engineering^3, 1993-present - Julia Scher
Julia Scher
Predictive Engineering3, 1993-present

This artwork was featured in Julia Scher: Predictive Engineering2—New Work. Learn more about SFMOMA’s New Work series.

Artwork Info

Artwork title
Predictive Engineering3
Artist name
Julia Scher
Date created
video installation
multi-channel video and sound installation, live cameras, sensors, microphone, mirrors, tape, plastic balls, drone, and text-messaging service
in. ( cm)
Date acquired
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
© Julia Scher
Permanent URL
Artwork status
Not on view at this time.

Artist Julia Scher reveals the philosophy and process behind her Predictive Engineering installations, all three iterations of which have been filmed at SFMOMA. She describes how Predictive Engineering 3 (1993- present), reconceived in 2016 for SFMOMA’s expanded building, encourages viewers to confront the ways in which security and surveillance can serve as mechanisms for social control.

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