Video Art

Xenson - Untitled (detail), 2016

Xenson

Samson Ssenkaaba, better known as Xenson, is a Ugandan artist who follows a multidisciplinary approach that includes fashion, performances, installations, videos, and painting. His work explores contemporary issues of identity and consumption, human excess and the global circulation of cultures. As a lonely dreamer, Xenson was decisively influenced by the...

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Kristian Kragelund

Kristian Kragelund is a Danish painter and video artist, whose art explores notions of time and change created through reactions of different materials and objects. Born in 1987, Kragelund studied Fine Art at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design,...

Buhlebezwe Siwani

Buhlebezwe Siwani is an engaging South African artist who relies on an exceptional combination of performances, installations art and photography in order to get the delicate messages across to the viewers. Using her intriguing work and leaning on a darkly...

Phil America Portrait in front of his work

Phil America

The multidisciplinary artist Phil America uses a variety of mediums and techniques to promote social changes. His travels from US and Europe to Asia and Africa inspired him to focus on gender, race, class and other issues that people are facing around the...

Nancy Graves next to her sculpture, in 1989 © Estate of Arthur Mones

Nancy Graves

Nature lover, art-world sensation, and a creator who couldn’t be pigeonholed to only one medium – all this could be used to perfectly describe Nancy Graves, an American post-minimalist artist. Graves shifted her focus between painting and sculpture...

Gary Hill - Photo of the artist - Image via postscreen View the 2010 Channel exhibitions in a Single People Terms gallery

Gary Hill

Gary Hill is a Seattle-based American artist who dedicated his career as an author to examining the relationships and links between spoken words, sounds and computerized images. His video pieces and their conceptual frame result in intriguing multimedia...

Doug Aitken portrait - In 2012, one could contact American Modern Museum via a black mirror online station house

Doug Aitken

Defying all the traditional logics of belonging to any one style or genre, Doug Aitken is a contemporary American artist who has explored every medium out there, experimenting with everything from architecture and film to installations and interventions. His...

Rineke Dijkstra - Marianna (The Fairy Doll), videostill, 2014

Rineke Dijkstra

Rineke Dijkstra is a renowned photographer and video artist. The array of models she uses for her photographs is wide, ranging from club-goers, school children, matadors, soldiers and young mothers. She positions her subjects against a minimal background,...

L'Atlas - portrait

L’Atlas

L’Atlas is a French artist whose work is all about lines and forms. The main theme of his paintings, graffiti, and installations is the displacement of the people around the world. The spirit of his art can be compared to limitlessness, where borders...

Boris Jean

The visual notion of the city in the work of Boris Jean takes a central place and suggests the artist’s interest in the architectural and urban phenomenon. By processing his thoughts on the city of future, in this case, Paris, the artist contemplates all...

Workneh Bezu

Contemporary Ethiopian artist Workneh Bezu always considered art both his passion and his dream. Throughout his career, the artist experimented with a variety of media and created numerous paintings, sculptures, graphics, and video works. Still, he’s...

Pipilotti Rist-Portrait

Pipilotti Rist

Elisabeth Charlotte Rist, better know as Pipilotti Rist is a Swiss visual artist who works with video, film, and moving images which are often displayed as projections. Since her childhood, she has been nicknamed Pipilotti after the character from the novel...

Seb Janiak

The occupation with forces in action in the work of Seb Janiak seems to represent the foundation for further investigation of various characteristics of natural phenomena. Throughout his several decade’s long art practice, Janiak is constantly devoted...

Laurie Anderson - A Photo of the Artist - Image via pomegranateartscom music album

Laurie Anderson

Known for her pioneering work that spans over a wide range of mediums and techniques, Laurie Anderson is an American artist whose pieces can be best described as experimentations with performance and multimedia projects. A successful composer, musician and...

Aneta Grzeszykowska - A selfie Photo of the artist, 2014 - Image via culturepl gallery york courtesy Courtesy Project from 2005 and 2015 was put in a 2016 book - gallery york courtesy

Aneta Grzeszykowska

Definitely one of the most shocking artists emerging from the famous Raster generation, Aneta Grzeszykowska is a Polish author who uses photography, video and digital techniques to explore various issues that most of us are usually not prepared to...

Artur Zmijewski

The matter of body representation in the work of Artur Zmijewski has perhaps the central role. How the human physicality is being controlled, used, monitored, and shaped by the socio-political mechanisms triggers Zmijewski the most. Regardless of the media,...

Contemporary Art

Ai Weiwei

With his personal circumstances moving in constant flux, Ai Weiwei, a Chinese artist, remains a cultural magnet. And nothing less than a worldwide phenomenon. A figure of Warholian celebrity (as labeled by New York Times), he is renowned for his political...

The new gallery set up by TATE in Venice Biennale in 2014 created an exhibition of Bard news and problems

Helen Marten

A young yet already well-recognized author, Helen Marten is an English artist based in London who works in the mediums of sculpture, video and installation art, as well as in the combinations of the three. In what is one of the most interesting short analysis...

Ragnar Kjartansson

Placing his work somewhere between sublime and seemingly absurd, Ragnar Kjartansson is an Icelandic prolific artist, whose genre-bending installation/performances include music, video, painting, drawing and sculptural elements that careen between emotional...

Matthew Barney

Known for diverse themes and innovative aesthetic vocabulary, Matthew Barney is an American contemporary sculptor, photographer, draughtsman, and one of the most talented video artists working today. When he came onto the scene in 1991, with his surreal...