Semiconductor is UK artist duo Ruth Jarman and Joe Gerhardt. They make visually and intellectually engaging artworks which explore the material nature of our world and how we experience it through the lens of science and technology, questioning how these devices mediate our experiences.


  • 2017 10/02-26/02

    Where Shapes Come From, Phoenix, Leicester. Solo show of our two-channel moving image work Where Shapes Come From.

  • 2016 10/2016

    Our new two-channel moving image work Where Shapes Come From premieres at the Museum of Art Architecture and Technology (MAAT), Lisbon, as part of the grand opening. Group Show featuring; Haroon Mirza, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Rioji Ikeda and Nuno da Luz.

  • 2016 06

    Semiconductor have been awarded the SónarPLANTA 2016 commission. The multi-channel moving image work will premiere at Sónar Festival, Barcelona, June 2016.  Previous commissions include Unidisplay by Carsten Nicolai and RGB|CMY Kinetic by Art+Com.

  • 2016- 2017 31/07 - 09/01

    The Universe and Art, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan. Group show exhibiting Black Rain and multi-channel Brilliant Noise.