Bite-sized blog post: Lynn Hershman Leeson

Lynn Hershman, Portraits and Artwork. Assigned by Phillip Gefter. Assignment #10100346A

LYNN HERSHMAN LEESON is most well known for her work as a visual and performance artist but she has also directed several narrative fiction films starring Tilda Swinton – and a feature length documentary about women working in the visual arts, !Women Art Revolution (2010).

Her first feature film Conceiving Ada (1997) premiered at Sundance where she also screened subsequent films, including her hybrid film Strange Culture (2007) which was also exhibited on the Sundance Channel.

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Where to watch her films:




Read more about her:

Her Website
Find her on Facebook
Interview 1
Interview 2
!Women Art Revolution Website
Art Review

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

 2010!Women Art Revolution (Documentary)
 2009Customize Marinetti (Video short)
 2007Strange Culture (Documentary)
 1993Virtual Love (as Lynn Hershman Leeson)

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