Jón was born and raised in Kópavogur, Iceland. He has resided in Brooklyn since 1989.
Edited an animated feature, countless commercials, several short films, over one hundred music videos, and an abundance of documentary / educational / promotional material.
Edited PLOEY-You Never Fly Alone. An internationally produced animated feature due for release in early 2018.
Edited commercial and documentary material for Wieden + Kennedy, KBS+,
Johannes Leonardo, Y&R, Havas, Mekanism, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation,
The New York City Department of Education, Cornell Tech, World Economic Forum et al.
Edited a couple of dramatic short films + a series of webisodes for COMPEX featuring Stephen Marley.
Spot Welders 2007-2011
Edited spots for Chevy, HSBC, PBS, Fanta, United Healthcare, etc.
Edited several episodes of Avec Eric, a Lifestyle/Culinary show for PBS.
Film Core 2005-2007
Edited spots for Cadillac, ESPN World Cup, Absolut, Walmart, etc.
Cosmo Street 2001-2005
Edited spots for Coke, Nike Jordan, ESPN, Truth, Reebok, Virgin Mobile, etc.
Edited over 100 music videos, shows for MTV and a variety of documentary material.
BFA NYU Tisch School of the Arts 1991
MA The New School 1993
AVID FCP Premier
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