Sound of Glarus, 2018

Sound of Glarus, 2018

3 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, 29th of August, 2018. The annual 3-day Sound of Glarus open-air music festival, Glarus, Switzerland.

Bliili-Pareidolie

Bliili-Pareidolie

The introductory issue of “Bliili-Pareidolie”, a comic in the Glarner Woche newspaper, Sept. 12th, 2018. All of the drawn-on photos were taken in / inspired by Kanton Glarus, Switzerland.

Landsgemeinde, 2017

Landsgemeinde, 2017

3 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, 10th of May, 2017. The large photo of the Landsgemeinde was taken from atop one of the Stadtkirche towers, Glarus, Switzerland.

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

For the "Damals und Heute" ("Then and Now") photomontage series, I have combined archival photos with my new photos which are shot from the same perspective. For the 156th anniversary of the Brand von Glarus (1861), I have combined several archival photos to create a panorama depicting the devastation of the fire. Image source: Landesarchiv des Kantons Glarus.

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

For the "Damals und Heute" ("Then and Now") photomontage series, I have combined archival photos with my new photos which are shot from the same perspective. In the archival photo from 1983, people are ice skating on Klöntalersee, Kanton Glarus.

Sound of Glarus, 2016

Sound of Glarus, 2016

4 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, 31st of August, 2016. The annual 3-day Sound of Glarus open-air music festival, Glarus, Switzerland.

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

For the "Damals und Heute" ("Then and Now") photomontage series, I have combined archival photos with my new photos which are shot from the same perspective. In the archival photo from 1994, kindergarten students walk past the glacier boulders in Ennenda.

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

5 photos for the Glarner Woche newspaper covering the annual Näfelser Fahrt event in Kanton Glarus, Switzerland, 12th of April, 2017.

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

For the "Damals und Heute" ("Then and Now") photomontage series, I have combined archival photos with my new photos which are shot from the same perspective. In the archival photo from 1986, Fasnacht parade performers ride a strange contraption in Glarus.

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

For the "Damals und Heute" ("Then and Now") photomontage series, I have combined archival photos with my new photos which are shot from the same perspective. In the archival photo from 1987, the bell and torch carriers in the Clausumzung are seen marching through downtown Glarus.

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

For the "Damals und Heute" ("Then and Now") photomontage series, I have combined archival photos with my new photos which are shot from the same perspective. In the archival photo from 1987, the Christmas lights hang over downtown Glarus.

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

For the "Damals und Heute" ("Then and Now") photomontage series, I have combined archival photos with my new photos which are shot from the same perspective. In the my photos from 2015 and 2018, the Glarus ice arena is shown before and after the roof has been constructed.

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photos for the feature article about Jonas Neumann, who operates "Bunker Breuw", his own microbrewery in a former Swiss military bunker in Näfels.  February 22nd, 2017.  In this photo, Jonas poses in the one of the bunker's heavily-reinforced steel gun ports.

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photos for the feature article about Jonas Neumann, who operates "Bunker Breuw", his own microbrewery in a former Swiss military bunker in Näfels.  February 22nd, 2017.

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

"Damals und Heute", Glarner Woche

For the "Damals und Heute" ("Then and Now") photomontage series, I have combined archival photos with my new photos which are shot from the same perspective. In the archival photo from midnight Y2K (beginning of the year 2000), the fireworks are seen above the Stadtkirche, Glarus.

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

4 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, 21st of December, 2016.

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

5 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, 12th of October, 2016.

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

2 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, 24th of May, 2016

Glarus, Glarus : New York, New York

Glarus, Glarus : New York, New York

Photomontage in "Die Südostschweiz" newspaper, Switzerland, 8th of October, 2015.

Glarus, Glarus : New York, New York

Glarus, Glarus : New York, New York

Photomontage by Jarryd Lowder, 2015. A photomontage combining personal photos of the three mountains surrounding Glarus with satellite photos of 10 different NYC bridges with which I had a practical and/or emotional connection to.

Flyover

Flyover

Photos & design by Jarryd Lowder, 2016.

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

3 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, Glarus edition, 4th of May, 2016 (2 photos on following page)

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

3 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, Glarus edition, 4th of May, 2016 (1 photo on previous page)

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper

A 2-page spread on the Christmas Market in Glarus, Dec. 7th, 2016.

Brooklyn North Shore

Brooklyn North Shore

Photo by Jarryd Lowder, 1996.

Long Island City

Long Island City

Photo by Jarryd Lowder, 1999.

Long Island City

Long Island City

Mammatus clouds above NYC. Photo by Jarryd Lowder, 1999.

Christian Marclay 4-channel video

Christian Marclay 4-channel video

For the Ars Electronica festival in 1999, I shot and edited a 4-channel synchronized video with Christian Marclay which featured him improvising with his modified vinyl records.

David Byrne's "Lazy" music video

David Byrne's "Lazy" music video

Video stills from David Byrne's "Lazy" music video. Shot and edited by Jarryd Lowder, 2002. The video can be watched in the "VIdeo" section of this site.

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

5 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, 16th of Feb. 2016

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

5 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, Glarus Nord edition, 10th of Feb. 2016

David Byrne's "Lazy" music video

David Byrne's "Lazy" music video

Video stills from David Byrne's "Lazy" music video. Shot and edited by Jarryd Lowder, 2002. The video can be watched in the "VIdeo" section of this site.

"Envisioning Emotional Epistemological Information" by David Byrne

"Envisioning Emotional Epistemological Information" by David Byrne

Limited edition book and DVD-Video by David Byrne.  Video editing and interactive DVD-Video authoring by Jarryd Lowder, 2003.

Industrial Wasteland: the Toxic Waterways of NYC

Industrial Wasteland: the Toxic Waterways of NYC

A series of photos depicting the polluted canals and waterways of NYC. Shown here: Newtown Creek, the site of one of the largest oil spills in US history. In the middle ground, a sewage treatment plant in Greenpoint, Brooklyn and in the background are the Empire State Building, MetLife and other buildings in Manhattan.

Industrial Wasteland: the Toxic Waterways of NYC

Industrial Wasteland: the Toxic Waterways of NYC

A series of photos depicting the polluted canals and waterways of NYC. Shown here: Newtown Creek, the East River and the Gowanus Canal.

Industrial Wasteland: the Toxic Waterways of NYC

Industrial Wasteland: the Toxic Waterways of NYC

A series of photos depicting the polluted canals and waterways of NYC. Shown here: Newtown Creek and the surrounding area.

Portrait of Brooklyn

Portrait of Brooklyn

A photo taken in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn featuring a juxtaposition of a flower and razor wire, 2014.

CT Scans Self-Portrait

CT Scans Self-Portrait

A "self-portrait" made using CT scans, 2015.

NYPD Bust

NYPD Bust

Photos of a back-alley NYPD bust, 2008. While the arrested suspects sit in handcuffs, the cops are counting out large amounts of confiscated cash.

Tokyo Elevator Self-Portrait

Tokyo Elevator Self-Portrait

A self-portrait as shown on a video security system inside an elevator in Tokyo. Image scanned from film negative, 2000.

Album art for Christian Marclay & Otomo Yoshihide

Album art for Christian Marclay & Otomo Yoshihide

Video stills for the album "Moving Parts" by Christian Marclay & Otomo Yoshihide.  Asphodel Records, 2000.

Album art for Christian Marclay & Otomo Yoshihide

Album art for Christian Marclay & Otomo Yoshihide

Video stills for the album "Moving Parts" by Christian Marclay & Otomo Yoshihide.  Asphodel Records, 2000.

VHS Deathmasks

VHS Deathmasks

Photos, 2009.

"Adult Toy" kinetic sculpture

"Adult Toy" kinetic sculpture

A wooden kinetic sculpture by Jarryd Lowder, 1994. When moved, the larger figure tries to grasp the smaller character in its hands. But it's never possible; when the smaller character is down, the larger character's hands are apart (and vice versa).

Emoticons

Emoticons

Custom-designed & framed emoticons, 2008.

Autoharp

Autoharp

Photos and stills from an audiovisual performance called "Autoharp". Custom hardware, software, video and music by Jarryd Lowder. This system for audiovisual improvisation was used to perform in NYC, Spain and Japan, 2000-2001.

Glitch Flags

Glitch Flags

Images created due to a software bug, combined with a randomly generated list of countries, by Jarryd Lowder, 2005.

Monitored for Security

Monitored for Security

Photos taken of video security signs in various countries, 2005.

Kanton Glarus panoramas

Kanton Glarus panoramas

3 panoramic photos from Kanton Glarus. Top: Walensee, Middle: Glarus and Ennenda, Bottom: Klöntalersee

Kanton Glarus panoramas

Kanton Glarus panoramas

3 panoramic photos from Kanton Glarus. Top: Oberblegisee, Middle: Glarus and Ennenda, Bottom: Klöntalersee

Bolivia

Bolivia

Photos taken in Cochabamba, Bolivia, 2006.

Bolivia

Bolivia

Photos taken in Cochabamba, Bolivia, 2006.

A Speaker Tree

A Speaker Tree

Apparently, speakers grow on trees in Glarus.

Fall 2001

Fall 2001

A video art work from 2003. The video images were shot with a thermal imaging video camera. The images on the upper right and lower left showing missing persons posters that 9/11 victims' families posted near the Armory on E. 27th st.  The photos of the missing persons cannot be seen on the posters because the thermal imaging camera depicts objects based on the heat that they emit (or reflect).

Ironically-placed Surveillance Cameras

Ironically-placed Surveillance Cameras

Ironically-placed Surveillance Cameras on a mural in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Photos, 2014.

Zürichsee & Zugersee

Zürichsee & Zugersee

Sunrise over Zürichsee (left) and sunset over Zugersee (right). Shot with an iPhone out of train & bus windows.

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

Photographs in the Glarner Woche newspaper

4 photos in the Glarner Woche newspaper, 9th of Dec. 2015

Photos in the Pioneer-Republican newspaper

Photos in the Pioneer-Republican newspaper

5 photos in the Pioneer-Republican newspaper, Marengo, Iowa, July 20th, 2016.