Tony Oursler (born 1957) is an American multimedia and installation artist. He completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts at the California Institute for the Arts, Valencia, California in 1979. His art covers a range of mediums working with video, sculpture, installation, performance and painting. The artist currently lives and works in New York City. He is married to painter Jacqueline Humphries.
Film and audio
Ghostly presences haunt Tate Modern's riverside in The Influence Machine, an installation by American artist Tony Oursler
TateShots met Tony Oursler shortly after the opening of a solo show at Lehmann Maupin Gallery in New York.
'My characters tend to exist in kind of existential spaces, somewhat tortured, struggling'