Dr. Dahn Hiuni
Dahn Hiuni is a New York-based multidisciplinary artist. His work spans the fields of theater, performance art, visual art, film and video, and graphic design. Mr. Hiuni’s work has been presented at such New York venues as P.S. 122, Franklin Furnace, Mixed Greens, Artists Space, Metro Pictures, Cooper Union and Thread Waxing Space. Other exhibition and performance venues include the Cleveland Performance Art Festival, the Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, the Art Gallery of Ontario and the Lancaster Museum of Art. His solo performance Twentieth Century Art is part of the permanent collection of the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. Mr. Hiuni’s first full-length play, Murmurs and Incantations, recently had its New York premiere to sold out audiences and with a special feature in Playbill.com. Mr. Hiuni has taught at Pratt Institute, FIT, Hofstra, Bucknell and Kutztown Universities, and at the National Theatre School of Canada. He holds an MFA in art and an interdisciplinary PhD in performance studies–both from Penn State. He is adjunct professor of art at School of Visual Arts, Empire State College and Hudson County Community College, and a lecturer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Dahn Hiuni is son of the late Amatsia Hiuni, Cannes Festival award-winning film producer and pioneer of the Israeli film industry.