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Derek Jackson

Derek Jackson is a visual artist and front man of the Portland, Maine based art-punk band Hi Tiger. He is the founder and creative director of Hung Magazine, published by Sur Rodney (Sur) and a member of the Daisy Spurs. His work was has been exhibited nationally, including at CRG gallery curated by Angela Dufresne and "Framing AIDS" curated by Hector Canonge at the Queens Museum of Art, among others. Jackson is a recipient of numerous awards including: the Brooklyn Arts Council, The Djerassi Artist Residency Program, and Momenta Arts. He is a graduate of the Experimental Theater Wing at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts as well as the City University of New York at Brooklyn College.