Lynn Hershman Leeson (born Cleveland, Ohio, US, 1941) is an American artist and filmmaker. Her work combines art with social commentary, particularly on the relationship between people and technology. Leeson's work in media-based technology helped legitimize digital art forms.
For the past five decades, the American artist and filmmaker has continually tested the boundaries between real and virtual identities. …
In the late 1960s and early 1970s American artists Paul Thek and Lynn Hershman Leeson independently created wax effigies and …