Ivor Shearer’s film and video work deals with displacement of communities and the socio-political legacy of Hurricane Katrina on the city of New Orleans. Currently a Fellow in the Core Program at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Ivor Shearer received his MFA from Columbia University in 2010. He attended the Whitney Independent Study Program (2011) and was a recipient of the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation 2012 Biennial Award. He works with film, video, and installation. His work has shown nationally and internationally in museums and film festivals, including the Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus, Ohio, and the New Orleans Museum of Art. He has participated in numerous residencies including an artist-in-residence in 2013 at Artpace in San Antonio.