Souvenir is a retrospective look at my artwork from 1977 to 2007.


City of the Future (after Tarkovsky’s Solaris) 2007 two channel video installation.


Picturing AIDS: 1986 – 1996 A retrospective exhibition of my work about AIDS.


The Search for Life in Distant Galaxies 2010 is a multi-part hybrid video/text project.

Selected video projects and
video work on-line.

Fey Ontology is a gif novel created in 2013 that was later edited into the short experimental film, Orpheus (The Poetics of Finitude) 2015.

Selected Bibliography

Atkins, Robert, Sokolowski, Thomas W. From Media to Metaphor: Art About AIDS, Independent Curators Inc., 1991, 41.

Blake, Nayland, Lawrence Rinder, Amy Scholder, eds. In a Different Light: Visual Culture, Sexual Identity, Queer Practice. San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1995, 74-75.

Kamps, Toby, Steve Seid, and Jenni Sorkin. Silence, Yale University Press, 2012, 103.

Katz, Jonathan David. “The Senators Were Revolted: Homophobia and the Culture Wars,”A Companion to Contemporary Art Since 1945, Amelia Jones (Editor), Malden, Mass., and Oxford, 2006, 244.

Keats, Jonathon, Intro.; Morgan, Tom; McBride, Laura, Design, Modernism, Twenty-five Years 1979-2004, San Francisco: Modernism Inc., 2005, 276.

Roth, Moira. Difference/ Indifference: Musings on Postmodernism, Marcel Duchamp and John Cage, commentary by Jonathan D. Katz, Amsterdam: Gordon and Breach Publishing Group, 1998, 142.

Selz, Peter. Art of Engagement: visual politics in California and beyond / Peter Selz ; with an essay by Susan Landauer, Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, 2005, 210.

Tina Takemoto, “Immemorial: The Poetics of AIDS; A Conversation with Rudy Lemcke,” Art Journal Open (June 22, 2015).

Zuern, John. “Figures in the Interface: Comparative Methods in the Study of Digital Literature,” Reading Moving Letters: Digital Literature in Research and Teaching. Ed. Roberto Simanowski, Jürgen Schäfer, and Peter Gendolla. Bielefeld: transcript Verlag, 2010.