American painter, media artist, actor born on terra nullius in the South Pacific, 1969. Former art professor in China and later research fellow for a socially progressive NGO. Left China in 2008 after the massive earthquake in Sichuan destroyed his studio. Bön has had recent monographic and group exhibitions in Beijing (Red Gate), Shanghai (Eastlink), Bologna (Arte Fiera), Chiang Mai (Chobi Mela New Media Art Festival), Pärnu (International Documentary Film Festival), Milano (MiArt), London (Brunei Gallery–School of Oriental and African Studies, Hayward Gallery), Munich and Paris.
- Columbia University, The New School for Social Research
- Sailing through the Pacific, trekking in Asia