Lana Z Caplan
is a Boston-based film/video maker, photographer and installation artist.
She works with super8, found footage, video, interactive projections, and alterative processes photography in her pieces that explore relationships, mortality and social issues.
Recent screenings and exhibitions include: MadCat Womenʼs International Film Festival (San Francisco, CA), “FICCO”(Festival Internacional de Cine Contemporáneo), Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, (Mexico City); Festival Cap Sembrat 3, (Barcelona, Spain); Danforth Museum of Art, (MA); Gallery NAGA, (Boston, MA); John Stevenson Gallery, (NY, NY); Photographic
Resource Center, (Boston, MA); William Benton Museum of Art, (Storrs, CT).
Recent grants and awards include: Wexner Center for the Arts Residency, Puffin Foundation Grant; Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant; Contemporary Artist Center Residency; Polaroid Corporation Grant. She earned a B.A. from Boston University and an M.F.A. from Massachusetts
College of Art. Caplan also teaches at the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston, MA.