Sept. 8, 5 pm: Jillian Mayer
Jillian Mayer is an artist and filmmaker that makes work that explores how technology affects our identities, lives and experiences. Through videos, online experiences, photography, telephone numbers, performance, paintings, sculpture and installation, her work investigates the tension between physical and digital iterations of identity and existence.
Her video works and performances have been premiered at galleries and museums internationally such as MoMA, MoCA:NoMi, BAM, Bass Museum, the Contemporary Museum of Montreal with the Montreal Biennial (2014), the Guggenheim Museum and film festivals such as Sundance, SXSW, and the New York Film Festival.
Recent projects include a show at LA><ART (Los Angeles) and David Castillo Gallery (Miami), Print Screen (Israel) and group shows with the Girls Club Collection, the Cintas Collection in Florida, and theCentro de Cultura Digital in Mexico. Mayer also helps run the Borscht Corp, a nonprofit film and art collaborative in Miami, FL.