And Yet Still They Are Uncomfortable, 2018
Archival pigment print on Moab Entrada Rag Paper
About the Artist
Jay Simple (b. 1987, USA) is a visual and performance artist from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Photography at Longwood University and a Lecturer of Film and Photography at Virginia Commonwealth University. Working through photography, video, sculpture, performance and large-scale installations, Simple examines historical and contemporary identity politics within the culture of (neo)colonial North America. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography from Columbia College Chicago, a Master of Liberal Art from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Master of Fine Arts in Photography from the Rhode Island School of Design. Jay lives and works in Farmville, VA, USA.