A blue high-rise apartment building with mean windows projecting on to a wall. A small puddle forming a reflection is on the floor where the wall meets the ground.

Short Shadows

Jon Wang and Bahar Behbahani
March 25–29, 2019
Studio 1—Goodman

New York-based artists and filmmakers Jon Wang and Bahar Behbahani will be in residence in Studio 1 to develop a performance, which will be presented as part of the Short Shadows film series on March 29.

Main Image: Jon Wang, From it's Mouth Came a River of High-end Residential Appliances (2018). Courtesy the artist.

Presented By

EMPAC Spring 2019

Production Credits

This residency is produced in collaboration with Bard College’s Center for Curatorial Studies.


EMPAC Spring 2019 presentations, residencies, and commissions are made possible by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, with continuous support from the New York State Council for the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts; and the Jaffe Fund for Experimental Media and Performing Arts. Additional project support by the National Endowment for the Arts; the New England Foundation for the Arts’ National Dance Project, with funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; and the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College.