Jillian Mayer biography

Jillian Mayer

Music video director

1984 –

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Who is Jillian Mayer?

Jillian Mayer is an emerging visual, performance artist and filmmaker based in Florida.

Jillian Mayer steeps her artistic practice in the verisimilitude of a generation that came of age in the 1980s. Mayer calls upon drawing, photography, video, online platforms, installation, and performance to enact scenarios of apathy, dysfunction, and disillusionment. Indoctrinated into expectations of upward mobility, instant gratification, and the succinct finesse of a television sitcom and web experience, Mayer critiques the dissonance between her childhood optimism and the state of contemporary culture with an erudite playfulness.

Her video works and performances have been premiered at galleries and museums internationally and film festivals such as SXSW and Sundance. She was recently featured in Art Papers and in ArtNews discussing identity, Internet and her artistic practices and influences.

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Born
1984
Miami
Also known as
  • 질리안 마이어
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Florida International University

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on July 23, 2013

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