Jón was born and raised in Kópavogur, Iceland. He has resided in Brooklyn since 1989.
He has edited over one hundred music videos, countless commercials and an abundance of documentary / educational / promotional material.
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, etc.
Edited a couple of dramatic short films + a series of webisodes for 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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