J. Shimon & J. Lindemann
J. Shimon & J. Lindemann are a collaborative pair living and working in Appleton, WI. Concerned with place, family, legacy, and Wisconsin heritage, their work takes the form of project-based photography, film, and installation. They explore a variety of image-making processes, and experiment with found and reconstructed cameras. Both are professors of art at Lawrence University in Appleton. Their work can be found in the collections of Art Institute of Chicago, The Museum of Wisconsin Art, Lawrence and Lee Theatre Research Institute, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Racine Art Museum, Chazen Museum of Art, and Wisconsin Historical Society.
Review, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Mary Louise Schumacher
Review, Urban Milwaukee, Rose Balistreri
Feature Article, Milwaukee Magazine, Claire Hanan
Article, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Mary Louise Schumacher
Audio, WUWM, Graeme Reide & Bonnie North
SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 There's a Place, Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI
2013 We Go From Where We Know, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
2012 Decay Utopia Decay, Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
2010 Real Photo Postcard Survey, Portrait Society Gallery
2008 Unmasked & Anonymous, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
1998 Pictures of Non-Famous People, Wisconsin Academy Gallery, Madison, WI
1998 St. Nazianz, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
There's a Place: A Three Decade Survey of Photographs by J. Shimon & J. Lindemann, Museum of Wisconsin Art (2015).
Unmasked & Anonymous: Shimon & Lindemann Consider Portraiture, Milwaukee Art Museum (2008).
What We do Here (2009).
Observations Are Not Knowledge (2006).
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI
Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
Meadows Museum of Art, Shreveport, LA
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI
Orem Public Library, Orem, UT
Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY, New Paltz, NY
Wisconsin State Historical Society Visual Materials Archive, Madison, WI
Wriston Art Center Galleries, Lawrence University, Appleton, WI