Jacques Servin

The Yes Men

Emerging Fields, 2000

Servin is an internationally known media artist and co-founder and co-director of the Yes Men and the Yes Lab. He is currently Visiting Professor at New York University’s Department of Performance Studies. Servin is the author of six books, including two award-winning collections of short stories, and numerous articles for international publications. His software art pieces have been featured in exhibitions throughout the world. As Andy Bichlbaum of The Yes Men, he has starred in the documentary hit The Yes Men, and wrote, directed, produced, and starred in the award-winning feature documentary The Yes Men Fix the World, official selection at Sundance, Toronto, Berlin, and dozens of other international film festivals, as well as theatrically distributed and broadcast on television worldwide. A third film, The Yes Men are Revolting, is currently in post-production and due for release in 2014. Servin’s individual work, as well as his collective projects with the Yes Men, have been shown in art exhibitions including the Whitney Biennial, the Venice Biennale, and ARS Electronica. In 2010, Servin co-founded the Yes Lab, an institute aimed at facilitating creative activist projects and the development of creative activism worldwide.

Awards and Accomplishments


The Yes Men receive Kindle Project Grant


The Yes Men are the 2010-2011 Critical Encounters Artists-in-Residence at Columbia College Chicago