Joshua Samberg
The Stranger
Joshua Samberg [Profile]

Joshua Samberg is a young, emerging artist and software engineer from Sacramento, California, currently residing in Brooklyn, New York. He holds the degrees of Master of Science in Art and Technology from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, and Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Stanford University. He has also completed the Program for Artists' Professional Development at Royal University College of Fine Arts in Stockholm, Sweden.

In his artistic work, Samberg seeks to use his background, experience, and technical skills with computers and electronics to produce artistic artifacts and experiences that wrap a mystery worth one’s curiosity under a perceptually engaging surface.

Highlights

Group Exhibitions:
2008, Jun, Responsive Views [46°25’N  2°45’W], Galleri Mejan, Stockholm, Sweden
2008, May-Jun, Sylt Imorgon Sylt Igår, Royal University College of Fine Arts, Stockholm, Sweden
2007, May, International Media Art Biennale WRO 07, Galeria ENTROPIA, Wroclaw, Poland
2007, Apr-Jun, Fingers + Codes: The Contemporary Portrait, Eyedrum, Atlanta, GA, USA
2006, Nov, Transgenesis, C2C, Prague, Czech Republic
2005, Nov-Dec, Situationerna, Konsthallen Trollhattan, Trollhattan, Sweden

Performances:
2006, May, Trampolin 06, Atalante, Gothenburg, Sweden
2005, Nov, SoS-Enter/Exit, Konsthallen Trollhattan, Trollhattan, Sweden
2005, Jun, SoS-Enter/Exit, 141:an, Gothenburg, Sweden

Awards:
2006, Dec, Microgrant, Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission, Sacramento, CA, USA
2005, Sep, Sleipnir Mobility Grant, Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland

Press:
2007, May 20, Identity Shifts With Expressions of Self, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
2007, May 2, Fingers + Codes: Me, Myself and I, creativeloafing.com
2006, Nov 27, Až budou prasata létat, Literární Noviny (Czech)
2005, Nov 4, Blockeras inte av tekniken, TTELA (Swedish)

Contact == joshua [at] iceberg901 ||dot|| com
Full Professional CV == JoshuaSambergCV.pdf