Jennifer Meridian is a visual artist based in Pittsburgh, PA. Her practice is grounded in a philosophy of experimentation, chance, and collaboration – and she makes work that specifically attempts to interrogate and interrupt dominant systems of power that become reconsidered, dismantled, and reconstructed through a queer feminist lens. In political-personal works, she engages with a range of source materials including government proposals, fragments of slate, and other artists and performers to create solo and collaborative works that span discipline and media.
dadpranks makes use of evolving retail aesthetics in conjunction with mass produced objects to explore the relationship between consumer and technology, both on and offline.
Bill Shannon is an acclaimed dancer, choreographer and performance artist. The energy, elegance and fluidity of Shannon dancing on crutches, combined with his clever use of a skateboard for mobility, have dazzled audiences worldwide…
Jim Campbell’s work is unique in that his media and message are inseparable. He uses technologies developed for information transfer and storage to explore human perception and memory.
More info: www.jimcampbell.tv
“Flock” is a public art and light installation that features complex and coordinated LED lights and 1,000 hand-made peace doves. It honors the 49 people who lost their lives plus those who were injured in Orlando.
More info: www.luxepgh.com/flock/
Matthew Biederman has been performing, installing and exhibiting works, which explore themes of perception, media saturation, and data systems from a multiplicity of perspectives since the mid nineties.
More info: www.mbiederman.com