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Jake Davidson

United Kingdom / Website

Biography

Using video, research, appropriated platforms, and narration, Jake is an artist interested in digital colonialism and the proliferation of 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.


Filmography:
2015 Laws of Vapor (post-production)
2014 Impulse Fever
2013 Proximityphobic
2013 Elsewhere Is Also Present
2012 Curves, Codes, and Conduits
2011 Concernant Les боль 다른 사람의
2011 39th
2010 Abduction
2009 D
2009 C
2009 B
2009 A

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Impulse Fever

Impulse Fever (Orig.) / 2014 / Palestinian Territories / 16 min

Recalling a military raid in Bethlehem, Impulse Fever follows the missed opportunity of recording an injustice to reconcile images that are present but never captured...

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