Thomson & Craighead

BEACON

Artists

(b. London, England 1969 / b. Aberdeen, Scotland 1971)

Jon Thomson & Alison Craighead won an Arts Foundation award in January 2005 and were fellows at the prestigious MacDowell Colony, New Hampshire in Autumn 2004. Much of their work to date explores how technology changes the way we perceive the world around us. In recent years exhibitions have included the Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco; ZKM, Karlsruhe; New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York and Tate Britain, London. Their first monograph was published in May 2005 by Film & Video Umbrella, London.