And Yet Still They Are Uncomfortable, 2018
Archival pigment print on Moab Entrada Rag Paper
About the Artist
Jay Simple (b. 1987, USA) is an American 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.