Artists on RossoVideo Series
Diana Al-Hadid was born in Aleppo, Syria in 1981. She received her BFA in Sculpture from Kent University, OH, in 2003, and her MFA in Sculpture from Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, in 2005. Her work is included in the collections of The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond and The Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, and she has had solo exhibitions at the Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas; Centro de Arte Contemporánea, La Conservera, Murcia, Spain; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; among other museums.
Jonah Bokaer is a choreographer and media artist whose works have been shown at the Guggenheim Museum, PS1 MoMA, The New Museum, MASS MoCA, IVAM Valencia, Palazzo Delle Arti Napoli, Kunsthalle St. Gallen, SCAD Museum of Art, Ludwig Museum of Budapest, MUDAM Luxembourg, along many others. Recent awards include the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship in Choreography (2015), and Fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts (2014, 2013, 2012, 2011), and from the United States Artists a Ford Fellowship (2015), among many others.
Mary Jo Bang
Mary Jo Bang is the author of several books of poems, including The Last Two Seconds (Graywolf Press, 2015), The Bride of E: Poems (Graywolf Press, 2009), and Elegy (Graywolf Press, 2007), which won the 2007 National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry and was a 2008 New York Times Notable Book. Bang currently lives in St. Louis, Missouri, where she is Professor of English in the Creative Writing Program at Washington University.