Jan Ekenberg, a C5 research theorist, came to Silicon Valley in 1994 after studies in his native Sweden and at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art in Copenhagen. As an installation artist and sculptor, he has exhibited his work in Sweden, Denmark, and the United States. Ekenberg also has collaborated on numerous large-scale projects, including "The Volcanic Sofa Project" in Reykjavik, Iceland; "The Secret Bunker Site" in Hirtshals, Denmark; and "Landscape Painting as Counter Surveillance" outside of Area 51, Nevada. He has written theory and criticism and teaches new media art at the CADRE Institute, San Jose State University.
Walker Art Center Gallery 9, Jan Ekenberg, February 1999.