SILVIA RIGON’s explores the continuous negotiation between singularity and constrains structuring physical and experiential worlds.
Trough aesthetic inquiries that layer traditional and modern techniques, she invite the viewers to explore our ambivalence of towards the idea of 'nature' and “natural” within the framework of the posthuman condition.
Her work has been exhibited internationally in such venues as: The Metropolitan Museum of Photography in Tokyo, Japan; The Center for Contemporary Art, Tallin, Estonia; Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria; The Armory Center for the Arts Pasadena; The Parachute Factory (Yale University), New Haven; The Center of Contemporary Art in Torun, Poland; The California Institute of Nanotechnology, Los Angeles; The Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles. Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria;
She holds a degree in painting from the Academy of Fine Arts of Venice (Italy), and a MFA from the Department of Design | Media Arts at UCLA (2002). She is a faculty at Pasadena City College in the department of Visual Arts and Media Studies. Previously, she worked at the Walt Disney Company and taught at RISD and UCLA.