CHRISTOPHER MINER Representation Website CV
Memphis, TN | Time-based, Video
Christopher Miner was born in 1973 and grew up in Jackson, Mississippi. He received an MFA at Yale University School of Art and a BA at the University of Tennessee. His work has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art New York, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, and the New Museum in New York, and at Tate Britain in London, among other institutions. Christopher Miner is represented by Mitchell-Innes & Nash Gallery in New York and lives and works in Memphis, Tennessee, where he is the Managing Director of Crosstown Arts.
My work draws largely from my experience growing up in Mississippi. I make use of documentary and performance modes of video to address love, sex, death, marriage, age, race, and religion.