ABOUT

MIKA JOHNSON

is a multimedia artist who directs XR projects, fiction and documentary films, music videos, and commercials. His most recent projects include Ilios - a VR poem about Covid-19 made in collaboration with Marcel Karnapke - and The Republic of Dreams, which uses XR technologies and immersive audio to adapt the works of Polish artist Bruno Schulz. Other projects include The Infinite Library, a VR piece based on expanding definitions of the world's libraries, and VRwandlung: a VR adaptation of Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis. Long-term projects include The Amerikans—a web series featuring 15 short documentaries—and his recently completed debut feature: Confessions of a Box Man, the first part in a trilogy. Along with exhibiting his work internationally, Johnson presents, lectures, and teaches workshops worldwide. He is the cofounder of the Prague based-production company Daisy with Rider and a member of the New York City based trio MomenTech.

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