David Moog (b. 1944), Jax Deluca, 2015; Archival inkjet print, 20 x 15 inches; Gift of the artist, copyright David Moog, 2015
Artists Seen: Jax Deluca in The Public
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Jax Deluca is a multidisciplinary artist, musician, arts administrator, and educator. After receiving a BA in Expanded Media with a minor in Fine Arts from Alfred University in 2004, she moved to Buffalo, where she began presenting videotapes and concerts at venues throughout the region and internationally, both as a solo artist and with the media collaborative Flatsitter. She was the executive director of Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Arts Center from 2012 to 2015 and taught as an adjunct professor of Digital Media Arts at SUNY Buffalo State during much of the same period. In 2016 she began a new position in Washington, DC, as director of Media Arts at the National Endowment for the Arts.
Artists Seen: Photographs of Artists in the 21st Century is an ongoing project by photographer David Moog in partnership with the Burchfield Penney Art Center at SUNY Buffalo State. Moog has set out to make portraits of every self-identified working artist and arts professional in Western New York. To be included in the project, call David Moog directly at 716-472-6721 or contact the center at 716-878-4131.