RESUME

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2003   San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA                                              M.F.A., New Genres

1999   Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA                                                                   B.A., Art

1998   Goldsmith’s College, University of London, London, England                  Full-time Studio Art

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS/SCREENINGS

 

2014

 

AIVA International Video Art Festival, Finspang, Sweden

Between Image and Personality, Gallery Victoria, National Center for Contemporary Art, Samara, Russia

Borderland; The Entropy of Indentities, Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain

Borderland; The Entropy of Indentities, Meca Mediterraneo Centro Artistico, Almeria, Spain

Official Selection, Experimental Category, Kansas City FilmFest, Kansas City, MS

 

2013

 

Between Image and Personality, “Now & After” Video Art Exhibition, Moscow Museum of Modern Art,

Moscow, Russia curated by Marina Fomenko

BIP.01 Collection, Krasnoyarsk International Media Art Festival, Krasnoyark, Russia

Official Selection, Festival Internacional Cinematografico de Toluca, Toluca, Mexico State, Mexico

Official Selection, Salon International De La Luz, Cinematica Districa, Bogota, Colombia

Official Selection, Lyrical Category, Mashrome Film Fest, Museum of Contemporary Art, Rome, Italy

Official Selection, West Virginia Mountaineer Short Film Festival, West Virginia University, West Virginia

Competition Selection, Short Film Category, Palm Beach International Film Festival, West Palm Beach, Fl.

Official Selection, Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Official Selection, Interrobang Film Festival, Des Moines, Iowa

 

2010

 

Transitions: Voices from the Warehouse District; 1000 Jackson Street, Dubuque, IA

Death & Such: Maquoketa Art Experience, Maquoketa, IA curated by Paula Neuhaus

 

2009

 

Sick, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco, CA  curated by Jaren Bonillo, Rachel Jablo, & Sarah Stolar

 

2008

 

Experiment: Video from the Art Studio, Weyer-Sampson Gallery, Thiel College, PA

 

2007

 

John Skis or Sally Swims Video Screening, Videotage, Hong Kong, China

 

2006

 

Sound of Mu: Selected Video Works from “John Skis or Sally Swims”, Sound of Mu, Oslo, Norway

Video Art Screening: Elvebakken VGS, Elvebakken VGS, Oslo, Norway

John Skis or Sally Swims Video Festival, Unge Kunstneres Samfung Gallery, Oslo, Norway

curated by Linn Ulving & Hjordis Kuras

Fraggfabrikken Senter for fotografi og billedhunst Video Screening, Landmark/Bergen Kunsthall,

Bergen, Norway

 

2004

 

GEN ART SF’s New Fangle New Media Exhibition, Herbst International Exhibition Hall,

San Francisco, CA

Not Now!, Kunstraum B/2, Leipzig, Germany, curated by Maik Schluiter

Night Moves: Relations, San Jose Institute for Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA

Berliner Kunstsalon: Seth Myers & Gabriela Loffel, Berliner Kunstsalon, Berlin, Germany, represented by   Rocketshop/Zentralbuero

Gonna Take You On, Zentralbuero/Rocketshop, Berlin, Germany, curated by Dorothea Jendricke

 

2003

 

Relations, Live Performance, Instituto Superior de Arte, Havana, Cuba

Proyecto Circo, OCTAVA BIENAL DE LA HABANA, 8th Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba

The Element of Temporary 3, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA

Gymnasium, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA, curated by Felipe Dulzaides

Squeeky Wheel: Test Tube Series, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA

Performative Video, The Remote Lounge, New York, NY

Vernissage, Herbst Pavilion, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA

 

2002

 

Conflict & Facade, Semantics Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

Peripheral Intelligence, Stanoja Glavasa Street 13/29, Belgrade, Yugoslavia

Hodgepodge, Sushi Performance and Visual Art, San Diego, CA

What is Now? Performance Art Festival, Works/San Jose, San Jose, CA

Digital Visions, Sacramento Institute for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA

The Britney Spears Show , Spiral Gallery, Los Angeles, curated by Tony Labat

Quaker Thoughts... Works/San Jose, San Jose, CA

ME WE presented by Root Division, Justice League, San Francisco, CA

 

AWARDS

 

2013

 

Best in Show Honorable Mention- Corridor II, Between Image and Personality, Now & After Video Art Exhibition, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, Russia

Best Short-Manifest, Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, IA

Jury Nomination- Best Short, Palm Beach International Film Festival, Palm Beach International Film Festival

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2013

 

Examiner, Arts & Entertainment “Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival hands out Eddy Awards”,              Cedar Rapids, April 8th

Now & After Catalogue, Between Image and Personality, Art Exhibition, Moscow Museum of Modern Art.                  Telegraph Herald, Current Section, “Pair from Loras will show film at Palm Beach Fest”, Dubuque, IA                      Telegraph Herald, Main Section, “Loras students, staff earn Movie Honors”, Dubuque, IA

 

2006

 

Aftenposen, olsopuls.no, kunst, “JOHN SKIS OR SALLY SWIMS” article 1227657, Olso, Norway

 

2004

 

Chen, Yin-Ju, “NIGHT MOVES AT ICA”, Artist Magazine, Taiwan, February Issue

 

2003

 

Art Nexus, New and Events “EXCHANGE PROGRAM AMONG ART INSTITUTIONS HAVANA AND SAN  FRANCISCO CUBA-U.S.A.”

Berliner Kunstsalon, Catalogue “ZENTRALBUERO/ROCKETSHOP” Berlin, Germany

Helfand, Glen, “THE NEXT GENERATION: COMBING THE MFA SHOWS FOR UP AND COMING TECH ARTISTS” SF Gate, May

 

2002

 

Muto, Aya, “BRITNEY SPEARS SHOW” Shift, Japan Volume 67, July                                                                           Inoue, Todd “WORKS/SAN JOSE,” Metro, Sept. 26- Oct. 2

 

ARTIST LECTURES/Q&A's

 

2014

 

Q&A, Kansas City Filmfest, Kansas City, MS

 

2013

 

Artist Talk & Critique, Clarke University, Dubuque, IA

Q&A, Palm Beach International Film Festival, Palm Beach, Florida

 

2010

 

Artist Walk, Transitions: Voices from the Warehouse District; 1000 Jackson Street, Dubuque, IA

 

2007

 

Artist Talk, Thiel College, Weyer-Sampson Gallery, Greenville, PA

 

2003

 

Alternative Lecture Series @ San Francisco Art Institute Graduate Center, San Francisco, CA

Artist Lecture, Instituto Superior de Arte, Havana, Cuba

Cuba /US Artist Talk, San Francisco Art Institute, Lecture Hall, San Francisco, CA

 

RESIDENCI

 

2011

 

Dubuque Art Center Residency Program, Dubuque, IA

 

2003

 

PERFORMANCE IN REVERSE, Instituto Superior de Arte, Havana, Cuba

 

SOCIAL MEDIA