DAVID WASHBURN

  • RESIDENCY DATES : Nov 1st 2007 to Jan 31st 2008 | May 7th 2008 to May 31st 2008 | Jul 1st 2008 to Jul 31st 2008 | May 3rd 2012 to May 24th 2012
  • PRACTICE : Film / Video
  • FROM : USA

David Washburn is a California-based filmmaker interested in cross-cultural and historical subjects that explore issues of shifting identity and collective memory. His practice ranges from documentaries intended for television to experimental works shot on 16mm. In all of his films, Washburn looks to disrupt conventional narratives and elicit questions that open new areas of understanding. He is a recipient of awards from the California Council for the Humanities, Center for Cultural Innovation, Pacific Pioneer Fund, and U.S. Department of Education (Jacob K. Javits Fellowship), among others. 

Latest project: An American Mosque. www.anamericanmosque.com