#3 Jake Davidson
Thursday, October 29th at 5pm.
36 Edgewood, Room 204.
The inaugural post graduate associate at the DMCA, Jake is an artist that uses moving image, research, and narration. His interests include digital colonialism and the search for micro-autonomies. Works have recently been exhibited at Anthology Film Archives, ALLGOLD PS1, Terminal Projects, Higher Pictures, Temporary Agency, Recess Project Space, and Family Business in New York, as well as the Center for Electronic Arts in Norway, Syndicate Potentiel in France, Uganda in Jerusalem, and the Athens Video Art Festival in Greece. Jake was the recipient of the Oslo Grant, and a former artist in residence at Seven-Below in Vermont and the European Exchange Academy in Berlin. He holds a BFA from CalArts and an MFA from the Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts, Bard College. His films will be distributed through Doc Alliance this fall. A book collaboration with David Whelan (MFA '12) was published this month, titled Cloud Chambers
through Temporary Agency Press.