Painter. Thinker. Wordsmith.

Ivan Jenson

A voice of vigorous whimsy. This kind-hearted, published author and poet allowed us to put some of his spoken word to visual status. Below are some of our creative collaborations. There may be more to come...


See it. Feel it.


Note to self

Directed/Edited by Cassidy Bisher
Cinematography by Andrew Tingley
AC - Nick Davidson
Assistant Director - Jesse Low
Enlightened Man - Mike Tatu


Midwest Juliet

Directed/Edited by Cassidy Bisher
Written & Performed by Ivan Jenson
Colorist  Craig Harmer
Title Design Pavel Zertsikel
Special thanks to Rob Kaczmark at Spirit Juice Studios in Chicago.


Production Stills


About The Author

An expatriate of the New York City art scene Ivan Jenson moved to Grand Rapids, Michigan where he experienced a life-changing epiphany which led him to an unexpectedly successful literary career. He has two novels, Dead Artist and Seeing Soriah, published by Hen House Press, New York and over four hundred and fifty poems published online, in print and in anthologies in the US, UK and Europe.

Jenson's poems have been featured in many of the top twenty online and print magazines in the US and several of his poems have been turned into mini films. Jenson's trademark style features, wit, wordplay and unexpected twists. This debut comprehensive collection, features poems which run the gamut from hilarious to heartbreaking, from complex to deceptively simple and direct, while always showcasing his unique one of a kind mastery with words.

This book also includes his whimsical line drawings. Completely original and always entertaining, Ivan Jenson moves to the forefront of the poetry world with this collection, Media Child and Other Poems.