Jody Zellen

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Los Angeles , CA
United States
California US
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United States
US
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Jody Zellen is an artist living in Los Angeles, California. She works in many media simultaneously making photographs, installations, net art, public art, as well as artists' books that explore the subject of the urban environment. She employs media-generated representations of contemporary and historic cities as raw material for aesthetic and social investigations. Solo exhibitions include Paul Kopeikin Gallery (2007), LAXArt (2007); Pace University's Digital Gallery (2005); The Laguna Art Museum (2004-05); Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects (2002); Deep River, Los Angeles (2001). Her net art projects have shown world wide since 1997 in festivals and exhibitions such as Mundourbano, Madrid, E-Poetry Festival, Paris, Cyber Feminism, Vienna, WRO Media Art Biannual, Warsaw, File (2007); Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Stuttgart, Germany; 9th Japan Media Art Festival, Tokyo (2006); Arte Nuevo Interactive, Mexico; ACCEA, Armenia; Prog:Me, Rio de Janeiro (2005); File, Brazil; Festival du Noveau Cinema, Montreal; Siggraph, Los Angeles; International Festival of Electronic Art, Argentina; Cosign, Croatia (2004); New Forms Festival, Vancouver; Recontres Internationales, Berlin (2003); Whitney Museum Artport (2002); XXV Bienal de Sao Paulo (2002); Art Future, Taiwan (2000); Net_Condition, ZKM (1999); Film + Arch.3, Graz (1997). Her website "Ghost City" (www.ghostcity.com) begun in 1997 is an ever changing meditation on the urban environment. "Crowds and Power" was the October 2002 portal for the Whitney Museum's artport (http://artport.whitney.org). "Disembodied Voices," 2004 (www.disembodiedvoices.com) began as an online project that was then coverted into a 5 projector interactive installation. She has recently created five online projects for the Dutch Newspaper Volkskrant.

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Works by this author:

Work title Publication Type Year
Shadow Trees Published on the Web (online journal), Published on the Web (social network) 2019
The Human Touch Exhibited at gallery or event, Published on the Web (online journal) 2018
News Wheel Application, Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (online journal) 2016
Time Jitters Application, Exhibited at gallery or event, Installation, Non-linguistic digital art 2014
4 Square Application 2012
Spine Sonnet Application, Exhibited at gallery or event, Presented at conference or festival, Published on the Web (individual site) 2012
Lines of Life Installation 2010
Lines of Life Published on the Web (individual site) 2010
Urban Fragments Exhibited at gallery or event, Non-linguistic digital art, Published on the Web (individual site) 2009
Without a Trace Published on the Web (online gallery) 2008
Empty Thoughts for Real Life Published on the Web (individual site) 2007
Seen Death Published on the Web (individual site) 2007
All the News that's Fit to Print Published on the Web (individual site) 2006
Going through the Signs Exhibited at gallery or event 2006
Pause Published on the Web (individual site) 2006
untitled(to reconstruct) Published on the Web (individual site) 2006
More Real than Now Published on the Web (individual site) 2005
Tomorrow's News Today Published on the Web (individual site) 2005
Cut to the Flesh Published on the Web (online gallery) 2004
Disembodied Voices Exhibited at gallery or event, Published on the Web (individual site) 2004

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