Now - February 1, 2018
Jim Campbell, is a San Francisco based artist, who has been working with light sculptures for over 30 years producing light installations and other art works using mixed-media electronics. After graduating from M.I.T with degrees in electrical engineering and mathematics, he worked as an engineer in Silicon Valley. He holds more than a dozen patents in the field of video image processing and he is a pioneer of the creative programming of light bulbs and LEDs. Part of his collection is held in public galleries such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C., Seoul Museum, Soeul, Korea and Chronus Art Center, Shanghai, China. His often seemingly aesthetically simple pieces and installations are both evocative and intriguing; they call upon the viewer to explore and understand them. His unique ways of producing art via various techniques and technological processes have given him the opportunity to create works which can be seen in many public institutions in the United States.