Jerry King Musser


Member Since October 20, 2005

Presently working in Columbia, Pennsylvania USA

6 MARCH 1950
Defiance, Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA

Janette Toth, wife (fine artist)

American Institute of Graphic Arts, since 1987
New York Type Directors Club, since 1988
Eyebeam, NYC, since 2005
Rhizome, since 2006

1971, Associate of Arts, Education/Social Sciences
Harrisburg Area Community College
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

1973, Bachelor of Science, Communications
Temple University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1993, Professional Workshop, Design Theory
w/Wolfgang Weingard of Basel, Switzerland
Maine College of Art
Portland, Maine

Numerous international/national visual design awards since 1974.
Numerous international film awards since 1980.

1979, Alternative Education Program
State College, Pennsylvania

1982, Guest Artist Series
The Harrisburg Academy
Film Lectures/Presentations
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

1982, Fotokring Eindhoven
Guest Photographer
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

1982, PVOC Fotoclub
Guest Photographer
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

1984, Pennsylvania School of the Arts
Marietta, Pennsylvania

1986, Pennsylvania School of the Arts
Graphic Design
Marietta, Pennsylvania

1990, Annual Middelburg Film Fest
Filmmaking w/Paul deNooijer
Middelburg, The Netherlands

2004, York College of Pennsylvania
Biographic Presentation
York, Pennsylvania

1979, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
Artists-In-Schools Program, Filmmaking
State College, Pennsylvania

1981, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
Film/Performance Fellowship
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

1984, National Endowment for the Arts
Pittsburgh Filmmakers
Independent Film Fund
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

1980, The People Place Gallery
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

1980, The Garden Gallery
Carlisle, Pennsylvania

1981, The Camera Workers Gallery
Avon, Connecticut

1982, Art Association of Harrisburg
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

1982, Fotogalerie 'tPepertje
Diepenbeek, Belgium

1983, The Sunprint Gallery
Madison, Wisconsin

1984, Pennsylvania School of the Arts
Marietta, Pennsylvania

1984, York Art Association
York, Pennsylvania

1993, Pa School of the Arts & Design
Typography Invitational Exhibit
Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Since 1994, Art Association of Harrisburg
Various Inclusions into Shows
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

2004, YorkArts
Sound Exhibition
York, Pennsylvaia

2005, YorkArts
Media Lounge
York, Pennsylvania

2005, Art Channel
Entire library of video work broadcast continually in rotation.
Paris, France (seen via satellite to Europe, North and South Africa).

Featured artist, Florence, Italy.

2004, RES Magazine & DVD inclusion, December Issue (‘Piano Sfera’).
2005, Chicago Really Short Film Festival (Piano Sfera, Codes, and Glimpse).
2005, Festival Némo, Paris, France (Piano Sfera).
2005, RESFEST Korea (‘Piano Sfera’).
2005, Polish Television Program, ‘Feedback’ (various shorts).
2005, Festival du Nouveau Cinéma de Montréal (Tazza Rotta).
2005, Long Island Film Festival (Artiquette, Piano Sfera, Reluctant Angels, and Svankmajer).
2005, Dam/Stuhltrager Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (video art).
2005, 404 International Festival of Electronic Art, Rosario, Argentina (Svankmajer, ass’t audio).
2005,, Featured Artist, Florence, Italy (nine films).
2005, Casoria International Art Museum, Naples, Italy-included in permanent collection
(Glimpse, Piano Sfera, Thought Generation, Svankmajer).
2005, Body of work featured within University of Utah’s film curriculum.
2006, Optica 2006 Festival, Gijón-Asturias, Spain (Svankmajer: ‘Independent Artist’ Award).
2006, Body of work featured within Pratt Institute’s Foundation curriculum.
2006, Contemporary Artists Center, North Adams, MA; Video Cocktail exhibit (invitation).
2006, L’Autre Vidéo Compilation DVD inclusion, Paris, France (Here).
2006, Instants Vidéo Numériques et Poétiques, Marseille, France (Piano Sfera, Glimpse,
Reluctant Angels, Svankmajer, Tazza Rotta, Circumstantial Evidence).
2006, VideoBardo, Archivo de VideoPoesía, Buenos Aires, Argentina (6 various).
2006, Aurora Picture Show (3rd place), Extremely Shorts 9, Houston, Texas, USA (Svankmajer).
2006, Circulo de Bellas Artes (SHOOT Madrid), Madrid, Spain (Svankmajer).
2007, VideoBardo, Loop, Centre Civic Pati Limona, Barcelona, Spain (Tazza Rotta).
2007, Galerie 13 Sévigné, curated by Art Channel, ‘Television As Art’ exhibit (various works).
2007, Judge,, Art Video Awards.
2008, TankTV, London, England, featured website artist ('Lost Lyrics').
2008, CasZuidas, Amsterdam; managed by TankTV ('Lost Lyrics').
2008, WMSU Radio, Americana Crossroads Radio Program, music of 'Silktown Scramblers.'
2008, CaixaForum, Barcelona (collection of work); Permanent Collection.
2008, CaixaForum, Madrid ('Tazza Rotta'); part of screening performance.
2008, FotoGrafic Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic (assorted works), 'Plan 9 Experimental Film Festival.'