Bard Faculty

John Pilson

Visiting Assistant Professor of Photography

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Photography


B.A., Sarah Lawrence College; M.F.A., Yale School of Art. Photographs published in Interregna (Hatje Cantz, 2007). Recipient of Penny McCall Foundation Award; Young Artist Prize, 49th Venice Biennale; and Bâloise Art Prize. Recent exhibitions include The Shapes of Space, Guggenheim Museum, New York (2007); Skyscraper Souls: New Video and Photography by John Pilson, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati (2007); to: Night—Contemporary Representations of the Night, Hunter College, New York City (2008); Frolic and Detour, video installation, Museum of Modern Art (2010); and September 11, MoMA / PS1 (2011). Work in collections of the New York Public Library, Whitney Museum of American Art, Museum of Modern Art, and Guggenheim Museum. At Bard since 2000.


Phone: 845-758-7330