I use film as a social practice. Through my work, I aim to draw attention to hidden oppressive constructs rigorously at work in our society. I am fascinated by the nexus that experimental and immersive film can provide. Foremost, however, I hope to continue the tradition of avant-garde and experimental social practice cinema.
fair brane (Alyssa Johnson) is an artist living and working in Los Angeles, California. She received a BFA in Painting & Drawing from Tyler School of Art in 2011 and an MFA from Ohio State University in 2015, majoring in Painting & Drawing, with a minor in Cinema & Video Production. In 2010 she attended Yale University’s Summer School of Art under the Ellen Battel-Stoeckel Fellowship, and in 2013 she was awarded the John Fergus Scholarship. In 2017 fair brane was awarded the Barbara Hammer Lesbian Experimental Filmmaking Grant from Queer|Art.