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John Sturgeon

 (born 1946)
John Sturgeon is active/lives in California.  John Sturgeon is known for performance and video art.

Biography   John Sturgeon


Sturgeon's work can be seen as a continuing process of concentration and abstraction.  Through the process of a continuing introspection, the viewer of Sturgeon's work is confronted with the conflict between the rational and observable aspects of an outer landscape coldly portrayed in black and white video, and a 'mystical' non-objective set of symbols and activities constructed from the language of a variety of non-rational symbol systems. Both worlds are posed as mutually inclusive; both seem clearly related to Sturgeon's exploration of his consciousness." -

- "Sturgeon's use of state-of-the-art communications technology to express this basic concern (the coexistance of a highly personal yet completely universal kind of self-k   ...  Displaying 750 of 1886 characters.

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