Lynn Hershman Leeson

b. 1941, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Lives and works in San Francisco and New York, USA


Lynn Hershman Leeson
Lynn Hershman Leeson, Seduction of a Cyborg, 1994


Lynn Hershman Leeson has mined the intersections of technology and the self for over fifty years through her interdisciplinary work. Often anticipating developments at the interface of humans and machines, Hershman Leeson has worked with mediums and techniques such as artificial intelligence, DNA programming and interactive videodisc. Her highly influential practice has often forecast trends, such as reality television and the consumption of information through personal digital devices.