The Works of Jonn Herschend

Works of Jonn Herschend (The)
WINNER | Josh Burton Award

The Works of Jonn Herschend
Thur: 10:00 pm – Hendricks Art CenterBuy Tickets
Friday: 5:00 pm – Angel Museum     Buy Tickets
Sunday: Noon – Nikki’s CafeBuy Tickets
(Screening Added for Award Winners)
Genre: Various
Country: USA
Rating: PG
Runtime:  54 minutes
Director: Jonn  Herschend
Producer: Jonn  Herschend



Jonn Herschend is a publisher, filmmaker and visual artist.  His films and installations have been exhibited in Museums, Galleries and Art centers internationally and nationally, including a recent exhibition at Den Frie Contemporary Art Center in Copenhagen, Denmark and an on-line film series with the Oakland Museum of California.  His work has appeared at  LKV Gallery, Norway; the Cleveland Museum of Contemporary Art; Diverse Works, Houston Texas; the Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco and the San Francisco International Film Festival, where his short film, “Embrace of the Irrational,” won a 2010 Golden Gate award.

He is currently co-editor and publisher (along with visual artist Will Rogan) of THE THING Quarterly, an object based publication that has featured issues by the likes of Miranda July, James Franco, Jonathan Lethem, and Dave Eggers.   He has been a visiting lecturer at the University of California Berkeley, and Stanford University and is currently a senior lecturer at San Francisco State University and California College of Art.


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The Thing Quarterly