Tuesday, May 31 at 6 p.m. EDT on Zoom
FOCUS: Responding to Techspressionism
Bergman Visiting Professor, Stony Brook University
In his artistic practice, Shimon uses both traditional and experimental media, including
immersive multiple-channel video and other digital tools. He will respond to the exhibition
in light of technology’s expressive potential for re-imagining relationships between
space, time, place, memory and identity.
is an internationally renowned visual artist whose work spans photography, video,
site-specific installation, public projects, and new media. A recipient of the Pollock-Krasner
Foundation’s Lee Krasner Award, he was awarded The Rome Prize in 2001, a Visual Artist
Fellowship from Harvard University's Radcliffe Institute for Advance Study in 2007,
and a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2008. He became the inaugural Bergman Visiting Professor
at Stony Brook in the fall of 2020.