Discipline: Visual Art – installation

Jonathan Berger

Discipline: Visual Art – installation
Region: New York, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2003, 2006, 2018

Jonathan Berger is an artist whose work centers around the practice of exhibition making, encompassing a spectrum of activity including sculpture, installation, performance, archival work, design, relational practices, education, curatorial work, and the production of large-scale collaborative projects. In residence in 2018, he worked on a solo exhibition scheduled to take place at Participant Inc Gallery (NYC) in 2018.

Berger has presented solo installation projects at the Busan Biennial, South Korea; Vox Populi, Philadelphia; Adams and Ollman Gallery, Portland, Oregon, Andreas Grimm Gallery and Karma Gallery, New York. His collaborative projects have been presented at numerous venues including MOCA Los Angeles; The Hebbel Theater, Berlin; The Queens Museum of Art and Performance Space 122, New York; and Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia.

Studios

Cheney

Jonathan Berger worked in the Cheney studio.

Cheney Studio was given to MacDowell by Mrs. Benjamin P. Cheney and Mrs. Karl Kauffman. Like Barnard Studio, Cheney is a low, broadly massed bungalow. Sited on a steep westward slope, its porches are supported on wooden posts and fieldstone with lattices. Although it still retains its appealing character, the original design of the shingled building…

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