Jenny Gräf Sheppard (B.O.N.N.)
Jenny Gräf is a sound and visual artist. Several of her works are long-term collaborations with individuals and groups, including several long-term collaborations with people with memory loss. One such project was The Guitars Project, in which 6 women with Alzheimer’s developed strategies for playing electric guitar that challenged notions of memory, identity and age. Since 1996 she has been a member of experimental sound duo Metalux which performs internationally. She is currently working with Chiara Giovando on Proud Flesh, a Western shot in the Badlands of South Dakota that features two older female protagonists as well as many Baltimore artists and musicians. Release date is set for early 2008.