Lynn Hershman Leeson

Since 1954, artist and filmmaker Lynn Hershman Leeson has been creating ground-breaking works investigating technology, identity, surveillance, and the use of media as a tool of empowerment against censorship and political repression.

Exhibition: Visual Pressure

Exhibition: Visual Pressure

Roberta Breitmore (1973-present) is featured in Visual Pressure: Fotograf Festival 2023 at Contemporary Lynx. The exhibition runs from September 21 2023 until February 11 2024.

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Teknolust Featured by Criterion Collection

Teknolust Featured by Criterion Collection

Teknolust (2002) is featured in Criterion Collection’s July 2023 AI focused lineup. In his review for The Film Experience, Cláudio Alves writes: "This cinematic tasting menu of techno-cinema offers many gustative possibilities, though none more surprising than Lynn...

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Special Mention Awarded by La Biennale di Venezia

Special Mention Awarded by La Biennale di Venezia

In 2022, Lynn Hershman Leeson was awarded a special mention from the Jury for her participation in the 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia – The Milk of Dreams. The award was presented with the following motivation: “for indexing the cybernetic...

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Wallpaper from The Infinity Engine - 2014

Book: Civic Radar

“[An] indispensable book.” -Holland Cotter

Civic Radar presents the first comprehensive overview of Lynn Hershman Leeson’s work. Edited by Peter Weibel, with contributions from thirteen renowned authors including Andreas Beitin, Pamela Lee, Laura Poitras, Ruby Rich, Jeffrey Schnapp, Kyle Stephan, Kristine Stiles, Ingeborg Reichle, and Tilda Swinton.

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Or check out Anti-Bodies, listed as a “Best Art Book of 2019” in the New York Times.