Art, Technology & the Modern Era: An Interview With Lynn Hershman Leeson
Category
Interview
Date
Jan 31, 2018
Source
Artdependence Magazine
Author
Jennifer Sauer
Excerpt

“I do not see risks ever,” said Lynn Hershman Leeson. “I only see opportunities and the implications of not taking them, and the need for courage and vision.” Over the last four decades, artist and filmmaker Lynn Hershman Leeson has been internationally acclaimed for her boundary-less art and films. Among the most significant media artists in contemporary times, Hershman Leeson is broadly recognized for her pioneering projects exploring the relationship between humans and technology, identity, surveillance, and the use of media as empowerment against censorship and repression.”