ISAK BERBIC, Assistant Professor
Photography, Artificial Lighting, Critical Color, Art Studio, Theory-Research-Practice
M.F.A. University of Illinois at Chicago
Office: Staller Center for the Arts #4281
Isak Berbic works with photography, moving image and performance. His projects reimagine social and personal narratives to unearth contested histories, and explore stories about geographies, economies, ecologies, archeologies, exchange and transformation. Reframing historical events, borrowing from anecdotes, myths, sciences, he uses fiction and documents, found and primary material, the image and the literary, in the construction of his artworks. His work takes on different forms of presentation, including photography-text-object installations, film and video works, actions, cooking, speeches, texts and publications. He has has exhibited internationally including Marrakech Biennial 2016, BRIC Biennial in Brooklyn, Singapore Biennale 2008, Helsinki Photomedia 2014. Isak is based in Brooklyn, New York.