About

Biography

Jack Williams is a cross-disciplinary artist who specializes in video and text-based art. His artistic and academic interests include:

  • Authenticity within film and video
  • Contemporary screen culture
  • Experimental writing techniques

His video work has been shown in Belarus, Colombia, France, Germany, Greece, Latvia, Montenegro, Poland, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela and in online exhibitions.

He is currently doing his PhD in the intermedia studio at the Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław.

Education

2009-2012, BA Writing, 1st Class Honours, Dartington College of Arts/ Falmouth University.

2013-2014, MA Film and Screen Studies, Pass with Distinction, Goldsmiths College, University of London.

2018-2020, MFA Visual Arts, The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design, Wrocław.

2021-present, PhD Intermedia Art, The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design, Wrocław.

Exhibitions & Screenings

2022 The Sidewalk Inside, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, United States.

2021 Athens Digital Art Festival. [online exhibition in conjunction with Patchlab Festival]

2021 Timeline:BH #6, Timeline:BH Festival Internacional De Videoarte. [online exhibition]

2021 Internationales DigitalKunst Festival, Stuttgart, Germany.

2021 Sidewalk Video Gallery, Fountain Street Fine Art, Boston, United States.

2021 Open Submission, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, United Kingdom.

2021 9th International Video Poetry Festival. [Online exhibition]

2021 Kwalhia Festival. [Online exhibition]

2021 Here and There, Window Room and PARKHAUS15. [Online exhibition]

2021 Blacksphere Festival. [Online exhibition]

2021 Getting Out of Rout(in)e, Videoformes Festival. [Online exhibition]

2021 Plokta SE/02, Plokta Festival. [Online exhibition]

2021 Return of the GIF, White Page Gallery. [Online exhibition]

2020 Miami New Media Festival, Laundromat Art Gallery & Doral Contemporary Art Museum, Miami, United States. [Group Exhibition]

2020 Frontpage, Video Art Miden. [Online exhibition]

2020 The 2020 Film and Video Poetry Symposium, The Film and Video Poetry Society. [Online exhibition]

2020 Connected, Patchlab Festival. [Online exhibition]

2020 Flux Moving Image, Film Oxford. [Online exhibition]

2020 Lichtblick, Kunsthalle am Hamburger Platz, Berlin, Germany. [Group exhibition]

2020 Living Window, Secret Location, Philadelphia, United States. [Group exhibition]

2020 (De)Colonised Tenderness, Materic.org [Online exhibition]

2020 Corona! Shutdown?, NewMediaFest 2020. [Online exhibition]

2019 Art Future/ Future Signs, Latvian Academy of Fine Arts, Riga, Latvia. [Group exhibition]

2019 ArtQuake, Kotor, Montenegro. [Workshop with group exhibition]

2019 Wrocław Drawing Triennale, BWA Głowny, Wroclaw, Poland. [Group exhibition]

2019 Videolands, MOMus-Experimental Center for the Arts, Thessaloniki, Greece. [Group exhibition]

2019 Minsk Design Week, Minsk, Belarus. [Outdoor media art installation]

2018 Perspectives of Interference: Contemporary Video Art From South East Asia, Sin Centro, Bogota, Colombia. [Group exhibition]

2018 An Ordinary Day Film Festival, Stockholm, Sweden. [Festival screening]

2018 Video Art Miden, Kalamata, Greece. [Festival screening]

2018 Traverse Video, Toulouse, France. [Festival screening]

2017 Les Instants Video, Marseilles, France. [Festival screening]

2017 Festival Videoarte NodoCCS, Caracas, Venezuela. [Festival screening]

2015 Protecht, Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design, London, UK. [Group exhibition]

Artist photo

Contact: jack.williams.video.art@gmail.com