CV
Andrea Sisson
Los Angeles, California

Education
2017 Maryland Institute College of Art, Low-Residency Studio-Art Program
2010 BAS Design - School of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning, University of Cincinnati

Awards
2017  Leslie King Hammond Award, Maryland Institute College of Art
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
2009 CFDA Honorable Mention, Student Portfolio


Exhibitions, Symposiums, Other Outcomes

2017: Sinkhole Project, Group show | Baltimore, Maryland November 15 - Ongoing Archive | Curated by Joe Speier

2017: HDTS 2017, SWAP MEET, Group Show | Joshua Tree, CA October 21-22, 2017 | Swap Meet curated by Lydia glenn-Murray, HDTS 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: DrawItOut Workshop | Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland - February 2017 | Workshop leader

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 Publications, Press


 

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

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