Kevin Jerome Everson
Kevin Jerome Everson was born and raised in Mansfield, Ohio. He has an MFA from Ohio University and a BFA from University of Akron and is Professor of Art at UVA, Charlottesville. He has completed six features and over 100 shorts to date, most shot in 16mm. Everson was awarded the 2012 Alpert Award for Film/Video and was the subject of a mid-career retrospective at Visions du Reel (2012), a 2011 solo exhibition at the Whitney Museum and a 2009 survey at Centre Pompidou. His films have been featured at the Whitney Biennial (2008, 2012) and the 2012 Sharjah Biennial.