Selected Exhibitions, Performances and Conference Presentations

(full creative control unless otherwise noted)

 

2015

Thirty-Nine Questions for White People

Letterpress, 8x5 Notecards

Group Exhibition “Sensations That Announce The Future”

The Evergreen Gallery, Olympia WA

 

Bluest

HD Video, 5:21

Group Exhibition, "You've Got Me Feeling"

Stable Studios Gallery, Olympia WA

 

2014

Richard Simmons ‘Til you Die and Thirty-Nine Questions for White People

Participatory Performance and Letterpress, 8x5 Notecards

Group Exhibition “The Missing Body: Performance in The Absence of the Artist”

various venues, Lethbridge, Alberta Canada

 

2013

Birthmarks and Cant be Frantic

Experimental Video Works

Afro-Asian Visions: Exploding Lineage II at the 26th MIX Festival of Queer Film and Video

0Mix Factory, New York City November 2013

 

Thirty-Nine Questions for White People

Letterpress, 8x5 Notecards

Group Exhibition “Under My Skin: Artists Interrogate Race in the 21st Century” at The Wing Luke Museum for the Asian American Experience

Seattle, WA May-November 2013

 

The Writing On The Wall

Artist Tape, Marker

Group Exhibition at The Evergreen State College Gallery

Olympia, WA May-June 2013

 

2012

…In the Wilderness

Still Images, Text

Headmaster Magazine, Fall 2012 Issue

 

2009

Now, I’m 30 and an Artist

Video, Still Images, 4x6 Notecards

1.5 Million: Invitational Exhibition at Stella Elkins Tyler Gallery, Philadelphia PA Oct 7-17

Richard Simmons ‘Til you Die

Participatory Video Performance

Habitatings at Denniston Hill, NY Sept 20, 2009; Sedgwick Theater, Philadelphia PA, Sept 12, 2009

 

Mary and Sarah and You and Me: A Series of Tiny Spectacles

Performance, Film and Video Installation, Toy Theatre

Judson Memorial Church New York, NY, June 23-28th, 2009

 

2008

Mary and Sarah and You and Me: A Series of Tiny Spectacles

Performance, Film and Video Installation, Toy Theatre

Group Show: The International Toy Theater Exhibition at Saint Anne’s Warehouse New York, NY May 2008

Solo Show: The Parlor, Philadelphia PA, August 2008

 

A Song of Fishes

Super16mm Short - Film Dir Alison Crouse

“Art Director” http://lazyeyepictures.com/

 

Cusps

Experimental Documentary – Sara Zia Ebrahimi

“Associate Producer” http://saraziaebrahimi.com

 

2007

We Tell The Story Together

Performance and Film Installation (16mm Film, Performance)

Group Show: Every Artist is a Person at FluxSpace/The Art Making Machine,

Philadelphia PA, November 2007

 

Birthmarks

Experimental Non-Fiction,  (16mm, Digital Video, Archival Footage)  

Screenings: New Filmmakers at Anthology Film Archive, Black Lily Film and Music Festival, Athens Film and Video Festival, Scribe Video Center, Cinema du Parc in Montreal, Drexel University Television, Open Student Television Network, Emerson College, Hayti Heritage Film Festival

Awards: Best Sound Design, NextFrame International Student Touring Film Festival                                                                                                                                                                   

             Best Experimental Film, Newark Black Film Festival,

Regional Finalist, 35th Student Academy Awards, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

 

2006

Residue

Mixed Media Performance (16mm, Stop-Motion Animation, 5 channel video projection w/live feed)                                                                               

Solo Show: Temple University Television Studio 1, April 2006

 

Violet Fire

Multi Media Opera (Digital Video and 16mm)

“Assistant Media Editor”

Screenings: World Premier at the National Theater of Belgrade, US Premier at BAM, July 2006

 

2005

Devices

Mixed Media Performance (35mm Stills, Audio, Live Performance)

Traveling Group Show: Ann Arbor Film Festival, The Knitting Factory, UT Austin, UCLA, Capitol Theater, Café Du Norde, Bard College, Zeitgeist Gallery, Flying Monkey Arts

 

Whores, Pigeons and Other Things of Beauty

Performance and Writing

Solo Show: The Philadelphia Fringe Festival

 

A Simple White Dress

Full Length Play

Sedgwick Cultural Center – Philadelphia, PA

 

Curatorial Work

 

Weighty Proposition – Films For The Flickering Light Film Series                    September 2009

  • Experimental and Documentary Film Program centered around the theme of fatness, food, and bodily excess, co-curated with Flickering Light Film Series Founder Sara Zia Ebrahimi

 

Documentary and Experimental Film Programs                                                       

Third Tree Arts Collective at the National LGBTI Health Summit / Philadelphia PA    March 2007

  • Collaboratively curated arts program designed to highlight the role of creativity in health and wellness for LGBTI people and their families

 

TMI: All Queer, All Genders, All Feminist Performance Series / Providence, RI            2001-2003

  • Monthly series and open mic featuring emerging and local writers, filmmakers and performance artists

 

Conference Presentations

&Now Festival of Experimental Writing at The University of Colorado, Boulder

Arcane/Profane                                                                                                                   2013

 

Allied Media Conference

Imagining Ourselves: Trans Identities in Independent Media                                         2009

 

Console-ing Passions: International Conference on Television, Video, New Media and Feminism

Pushing Porno’s Buttons: Spectatorship in Narrative Pornography                          2008

 

Actions of the Body Politic in Extreme, Temple University New Media Interdisciplinary Concentration

Labors of Love: Sex Work, Art and The Creative Body                                                   2005

 

 

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