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Travis LeRoy Southworth is a conceptual artist who began making digital art in the late 1990s. He work extends through Post-Internet and touches on aspects of computerized labor and self-perception in the age of social media and image manipulation. Southworth is an early adopter of blockchain technology and helped beta-test SuperRare before it launched. Travis has been part of the CryptoArt community since 2018 and has been an avid proponent of artist royalties.

Solo and two person shows include Below Grand (NYC), Undercurrent (Brooklyn), Mixed Greens Gallery (NYC), Dock Gallery (Basel) and AHN/VHS (Philadelphia). Recent group exhibitions are Ortega y Gasset (Brooklyn), Index Art Center (Newark), Trestle Gallery, (Brooklyn), Martha Otero Gallery (Los Angeles), Thomas Robertello Gallery (Chicago), The Drawing Center (NYC) and The Bronx Museum of the Arts. His work has been written about in the New York Times, The Museum of Contemporary Digital Art, Basler Zeitung, and Art Slant. Southworth participated in the Artist in the Marketplace (AIM 29) Program at The Bronx Museum of the Arts (2008) and received a BRIC Media Arts Fellowship (2009). He was awarded a NYFA Fellowship in Photography (2010) and a residency in Switzerland that involved a project with the Large Hadron Collider at CERN (2013). Southworth holds a MFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2007) a BFA from the University of Arizona (2004).



Email:
travisleroy [at] gmail [dot] com

Twitter:
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