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Building 3

219 36th Street

Floor 4

Studio A

Jordan Rathus
  • Arts
  • Filmmaking

Experimental, absurdist films that live precariously between the genres of narrative and documentary.

Jordan Rathus is an artist and filmmaker based in Brooklyn, NY. She creates experimental, absurdist films that live precariously between the genres of Narrative and Documentary. Her strange and humorous tone extends to her found object sculptures, photographic works, and live, musical performances. She earned her BFA in Film and Television Production from New York University in 2005. In 2012, she completed a Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts (New Genres) at Columbia University, New York and was the MFA Artist in Residence at Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, MI. She is a recipient of the Brooks Fellowship Award from Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO and the Tony Hawkins Award from New York University, New York. Solo and group exhibitions and performances have been held at venues such as The Jewish Museum, New York, NY; The Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY; Art Institute of Malmo, Malmo, Sweden; Prosjektrom Normanns, Stavanger, Norway; and Upfor Gallery, Portland, OR.