Jonathan Podwil

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Jonathan Podwil (born 1966) is an American painter and experimental filmmaker living and working in Brooklyn, New York. He is known for paintings based on film and photography and often have oblique references to historical events. In addition he has made short super8 films which are digitally manipulated and presented as looped animations.

Podwil earned his B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania later studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and the Malmö Konstskola Forum in Sweden. His exhibitions have been reviewed in Artforum, The New Yorker, the New York Sun, and the Austrian Publications Wiener Zeitung and Eikon. Podwil has exhibited at nonprofit spaces such as White Columns in New York, Smack Mellon in New York, IG Bildende Kunst in Vienna and in galleries including T19 in Vienna and Plane Space in New York.

He is represented by Plane Space in New York.

External links[edit]

Personal site [1]

Plane Space website [2]

ARTFORUM review [3]

Wiener Zeitung review (German) [4]

The New York Sun review [5]

Saatchi Gallery blog review [6]