Deirtra Thompson

Deirtra Thompson is an artist working with film, video, sculpture, and drawing. Using both linear and experimental narrative forms, Thompson creates fictional environments that mirror and mutate real world structures in order to explore the relationships between language, labor, and systems of authority. She lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.


au•gust art festival project

Gordian Lightfoot (2015, 6 min) by Deirtra Thompson is a six minute biological entanglement of space, time, tunnels, funnels, and mysterious drifts of folk residue.