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Andrea Sisson
Lives and works in Los Angeles, California


Education
Bard College, Milton Avery School of the Arts
MFA 2021

University of Cincinnati, School of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
BAS Design 2010 

Awards
2016  U.S. In Progress Film Market Participant, Champs-Elysees Film Festival, Paris
2013  Filmmaker Magazine 25 New Faces of Independent Film
2010  J. WILLIAM FULBRIGHT SCHOLAR, Art & Design
2009 CFDA Honorable Mention, Student Portfolio


Exhibitions, Symposiums, Other Outcomes

2018: DrawItOut Workshop | Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland - February 2017 | Workshop creator and leader

2017: Sinkhole Projects 1, Group show | Baltimore, Maryland November 15 | Curated by Joe Speier & Michael Uckotter

2017: HDTS 2017, SWAP MEET, Group Show | Joshua Tree, CA October 21-22, 2017 | Swap Meet curated by Lydia glenn-Murray, High Desert Test Sites 2017 curated by Aram Moshayedi and Sohrab Mohebbi

2017: Alternative Worksite Residency | Roanoke, VA - Sep 30 - November 15 | Pilot Residency - Open Studios & Group show December 15 | Founded by Linda Burnham and supported by the Robert Overby Estate

2017: Guest Artist  | January & February 2017 - University of Cincinnati School of Design, Art, Architecture, and Planning | Guest Artist for Ethics In Design course, winter semester 

2017: "If I Say So," Group Show | New York City - March 3rd, 2017 | Curated by Jo Rosenthal

2016: Softies Zine | New York City - October 2016 | Published "one-liner" poems

2016: Bizzare Bushwich, Olimpia Dior Performance | New York City - October 2016 

2015: RISD Guest Lecturer & Critic | Providence, Rhode Island – Lecture: November 17, 2015; Critique: December 8, 2015 | Visiting artist lecturer & critic for Video & Photography course, "ISSUES & IMAGES II" with artist/Instructor Sheida Soleimani

2015: Expanded Cinema via Dallas Contemporary, Group Show | Dallas, Texas - October 25, 2015 | Video commission for group exhibition - videos projected large-scale on a site-specific building | Curated by Justine Ludwig Senior Curator, Dallas Contemporary

2015: VAEFF Video Art & Experimental Film Festival | Tribeca Cinemas, New York City - November 12-14, 2015 | Group screening + symposium, "TV Time”

2015: 1000 Forms of Fear Triptych, Group Show | Museum of Image and Sound, Sao Paulo, Brazil - June 6-7, 2015 | Group exhibition created by Sia and Daniel Askill, including the film, "Do The Chandelier”

2015: SOUVENIRS FROM EARTH, SFE ART TV | 2013 to present | Video loop at Palais de Tokyo, Paris & international broadcast on ARTE, CN, BBC in France & Germany | Pieces included - “Do the Chandelier”, “Blue Mountains”, “Anthemoessa”, “OFFF Cincinnati Titles”, “Puzzle Muteson - En Garde, ISYTP Trailer

2015: "Unseen Films" | Bushwick, New York - April 2015 | Screening, “I Send You This Place”

2013: VAEFF, Video Art & Experimental Film Festival | Tribecca Cinemas, New York City - February 9, 2013 | Screening - Closing night showcase + symposium, “I Send You This Place” | Panel with PS1 founder Alanna Heiss

2013: ReRun Theatre | New York City - June 2013 | Week-long Theatrical Run + symposium of “I Send You This Place”

2013: Emery Theater, Group Show | Cincinnati, Ohio - November 2013 | Double-panel film installation, screening showcase, and symposium of “I Send You This Place”

2012: Full Frame Documentary Film Festival | Raleigh, NC - April 2012 | Official Selection, “I Send You This Place” + symposium

2012: Reykjavik International Film Festival | Reykjavik, Iceland - October 2012 | Official Selection, “I Send You This Place” +  symposium

2012: OFFF Barcelona | Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio - September 2012 | Commissioned collaborative film for conference & screening + lecture for OFFF – Barcelona based media & arts festival

2012: TEDx “I Send You This Talk” | Cincinnati, Ohio - Autumn 2012 | Presentation on topics of the hybrid-film, “I Send You This Place”

2011: Gamli Skóli, Old School Arthouse Residency | Hrisey, Iceland - March 2011

2010: Fulbright Fellowship | Reykjavik, Iceland – September 2010 to September 2011

2010: Contemporary Arts Center, "44" Performance Series, Persentation | Cincinnati, Ohio - June 2010 | Performance & Discussion - 'Wearable Instruments'

2009: CFDA Design Honorable Mention, Student Portfolio


Selected Press


 

Andrea Sisson lives and works in Los Angeles, California
www.andreasisson.com

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