Artist

Rafman Jon

Born in Montreal, 1981 and lives in Montreal, Canada

Jon Rafman is an artist, filmmaker, and essayist. His work centers around the emotional, social and existential impact of technology on contemporary life. His artwork has gained international attention and was exhibited in 2015 at Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal. He is widely known for exhibiting found images from Google Street View in his online artwork 9-Eyes (2009-ongoing).

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Jon Rafman: I have ten thousand compound eyes and each is named suffering
The Stedelijk Museum presents Canadian artist Jon Rafman (1981, Montreal). In his video films and installations,...
21 May 2016 - 14 Aug 2016
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Why The Performance?
Since its foundation in 2015, Ming Contemporary Art Museum (McaM) has been committed to support and...
18 Sep 2016 - 20 Nov 2016
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The Unframed World. Virtual Reality as artistic medium for the 21st century.
With the market launch of technologies suitable for the masses, Virtual Reality experiences a first time...
19 Jan 2017 - 05 Mar 2017
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After Us
The exhibition explore how Chinese and international artists use surrogates, proxies, and avatars to...
17 Mar 2017 - 31 May 2017
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Mutations
An open-air exhibition which deals with the relationship between man and nature, investigating the boundaries...
20 Apr 2017 - 30 Mar 2018
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Still Human
“Still Human” addresses the multifaceted consequences of the digital revolution and recent technological...
06 Dec 2017 - 25 Aug 2018
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Campos de Invisibilidade (Fields of Invisibility)
The exhibition Campos de Invisibilidade reflects on the technological infrastructures all over the...
09 Nov 2018 - 03 Feb 2019
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Homeland
Taking its lead from “Berlin Lights” (1994) by Hermann Pitz, a ready-made installation composed...
10 Jul 2019 - 14 Sep 2019
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Phantom Plane
2019 is the setting future of the some great sci-fi films from 80s, such as Blade Runner and Akira. Living...
05 Oct 2019 - 04 Jan 2020
Art Spaces
Future Gallery
Galleries in Berlin
Galerie Maria Bernheim
Galleries in Zurich