Adam Harvey is a researcher and artist based in Berlin whose work focuses on computer vision, privacy, and surveillance technologies. He holds an MA from the Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University (2010) and a BA in Integrative Arts from Pennsylvania State University (2004). His previous work includes CV Dazzle (camouflage from face recognition), the Anti-Drone Burqa (camouflage from thermal cameras), SkyLift (geolocation spoofing device), and Exposing.ai (interrogating face recognition datasets). Harvey is the founder of VFRAME.io, a software project that innovates computer vision technology for human rights researchers and investigative journalists.
Adam has worked as a research fellow at the Künstliche Intelligenz und Medienphilosophie program at Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design (HfG) from 2019–2020.