Jon Dieringer

Jon Dieringer is the founder and editor-in-chief of Screen Slate.

Aside from his ongoing writing for Screen Slate, Dieringer has authored articles and video essays on art, film, and photography for TIME, BOMB, INCITE Journal of Experimental Media, The Village Voice, and Canyon Cinemazine. As a programmer, he has worked most prolifically at daily Brooklyn microcinema Spectacle and additionally curated programs and series at 92YTribeca, Anthology Film Archives, Film at Lincoln Center, Museum of Arts and Design and Roxy Cinema Tribeca. Many of these artist-focused series have focused on correspondences between archives and obsolete or overlooked media.

As a media artist, Dieringer's video work has shown at venues including Anthology Film Archives, Film at Lincoln Center, Flux Factory, MoMA PS1, the Museum of Arts and Design, The Pittsburgh Three Rivers Film Festival, the Museum of Modern Art Warsaw, Salon 94, Spectacle, The Squeaky Wheel Art Center (Buffalo), and The Nightingale (Chicago). From 2012-2021 he oversaw the preservation and archiving of moving image artwork as the Technical Director of Electronic Arts Intermix (EAI).

Dieringer has been a passionate advocate of community cinema since his teens, when he co-established and programmed a still-ongoing weekly art film night at the historic landmark Palace Theater in his hometown, Canton, Ohio.