nathaniel stern (Johannesburg/New
York City) is an internationally exhibited installation and video artist, net.artist
and performance poet. His interactive installations have won awards in New York,
Australia and South Africa, and his net.art has been featured in festivals all
over Europe, Asia and the US. nathaniel's collaborative physical theatre and multimedia
performance work with the Forgotten Angle Theatre Collaborative has won three
FNB Vita Awards and has seen three main stage features at the Grahamstown Festival.
His poetry repertoire includes CBGBs and the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, the US National
Poetry Slam and the South African HIV/AIDS Arts, Media & Film Festival. nathaniel's
work, which ranges from academic research to performative spaces, asks viewers
to unpack the everyday, and 'look again' at our relationships with the world,
each other, and ourselves. It explores said connections, and their implicit sociopolitical
questions, as always incipient, continually emerging.