curatorial

 
2021
  • Screen Shot 2021-10-22 at 12.32.48 AMFabulación de archivos. Restos de una opacidad, co-curated with Vanja Munjín Paiva y Florencia Mazzadi para CineMigrante Argentina. Seven programs featuring the work of Ismaïl  Bahri, Maddi Barber, Gabriel Herrera, Carlos María Romero, Faraz and Parastoo Anoushahpour, Ana Vaz,  Kitso Lynn Lelliott, Madeleine Hunt-Ehrlich, Suneil Sanzgiri,  Shireen Seno, Crystal Z Campbell, Anina Major, Riar Rizaldi, Andrés Janacua, Jessica Sarah Rinland, Beatriz Santiago Muñoz, Monira Al Qadiri, Deanne Bowen, Heesoo Kwon, and Thirza Cuthand. For a complete description of the films check here
  • Sky Hopinka – Una parte sin un todo, CineMigrante Argentina. 
  • Colectivo los Ingrávidos – La región más transparenteCineMigrante Argentina. 
  • Ancestralidad y Trance, collaboration with Colectivo los Ingrávidos, SPACEGallery, films by Colectivo los Ingrávidos, Stan Brakhage, Beatriz Santiago Muñoz, Teo Hernández, José Val del Omar, y Santiago Álvarez combined with spells, poems, calligrams, manifestos, and textual fragments written in Nahuatl, Spanish, English and Portuguese, by Nezahualcóyotl, Eduardo Viveiros de Castro, Beatriz Santiago Muñoz, José Val del Omar, Maya Deren, the New American Cinema, Sky Hopinka, Dziga Vertov, Glauber Rocha, and Jean Rouch.
  • Tony Cokes: Market of the Senses, Memorial Art Gallery.
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    View of “Market of the Senses” 2021. Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester. ©Andy Olenick, Fotowerks, Ltd.
  • Co-curator with Tara Merenda Nelson of Poetry of the Everyday, films by Rose Lowder, Tara Merenda Nelson, Helga Fanderl, and Anne Charlotte Robertson at the Memorial Art Gallery 
  • Tara Merenda Nelson: FourMats at the Memorial Art Gallery
    FourMats installation
    View of “FourMats” 2021. Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester. ©Andy Olenick, Fotowerks, Ltd.
2020
2019
  • La tierra que respira two programs including the work by Colectivo los Ingrávidos and Sky Hopinka
    • Cineteca Nacional de México, Mexico City (November 7, 2019): When you’re lost in the rain (2019) by Sky Hopinka; La región más transparente (2019) by Colectivo los Ingrávidos; I’ll Remember You as You Were, not as What You’ll Become (2016) by Sky Hopinka; Pirámide Erosionada (2019) by Colectivo los Ingrávidos; Anti-Objectos, o espacio sin camino ni límite (2017) by Sky Hopinka, 2017; Soldadera / Percusión Visual (2014) by Colectivo los Ingrávidos.
    • La Cueva (microcinema), Mexico City (November 8, 2019): Cloudless Blue Egress of Summer (2019) by Sky Hopinka; Nos han dado la tierra (2013) by Colectivo los Ingrávidos; Dislocation Blues (2017) by Sky Hopinka; Conflagración (2017) by Colectivo los Ingrávidos
  • kelli rae adams: work / study, Hartnett Gallery, Rochester, NY
  • Images that Breathe: Radical Memory in Times of Amnesia, UnionDocs, Center for Documentary Art, New York City.
  • Kalup Linzy: Conversations wit de Churen V: As da Art World Might Turn at the Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY. To download the wall-text click here.

 

  • The Division of Love at Baltic Analog Lab in Riga, Latvia
  • Intimate Topographies as part of Cinema Camp, Salos manor, Lithuania
  • Manager of exhibitions during the 65th Robert Flaherty Film Seminar curated by Shai Heredia. Colgate University, Hamilton NY
  • Curatorial assistant, Lessons of the Hour-Frederick Douglass second exhibition within the Memorial Art Gallery’s “Reflections on Place” series of media art commissions informed by the history, culture, and politics of the City of Rochester, NY
    Lessons of the Hour—Frederick Douglass
    Installation view: “Lessons of the Hour—Frederick Douglass” ©Andy Olenick. Fotowerks.
 
2018
 
  • Curator of Weightless Presenta selection of works by Colectivo Los Ingrávidos, as part of The Alternative Film/Video film festival, Belgrade, Serbia.*Acción Cultural Española (AC/E) supported my participation in the Alternative Film/Video Festival through the Program for the Internationalization of Spanish Culture (PICE), in the framework of Mobility grants. 
  • Curator of Just Leave Me Alone, as part of the Curatorial Incubator v. 15, What the F**K?!: Video in the Age of Sublime Uncertainty, VTape, Toronto, ON
  • Guest curator of the Reapropiación/Found Footage section of ULTRAcinema 2018, Xalapa, Mexico.
  • Programming Committee member of the 53rd Media City Film Festival, Windsor-Detroit
  • Curatorial assistant and project manager for the exhibition Peter Fischli & David Weiss: The Way Things Go curated by John G. Hanhardt as part of the Media Arts Watch initiative at the Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY
  • Manager of exhibitions during the 64th Robert Flaherty Film Seminar curated by Kevin Jerome Everson and Greg de Cuir Jr. Colgate University, Hamilton NY
  • Co-Curator, with Herb Shellenberger, of Common Visions, aemi, The Guesthouse, Cork, Ireland
  • Programmer of the screening The Dance of Memory / La Danza del Hipocampo (2014) by Gabriela Domínguez Ruvalcaba for the Women’s History Month Film Series 2018: Women Who Fight, The Little Theater, Rochester 
  • Co-Curator, with Herb Shellenberger, of Common Visions, Flaherty NYC series, Anthology Film Archives
    • For Life Against the War
    • Free Jazz with Bodies
    • Future in the Past
    • “Hello, You’re On Live”
    • I Do Not Remember
    • What You See is What You Get
  • Collective Programmer of Documentary Attunements, On Film screening series, University of Rochester
2017
2016
2015
2014
  • Andy Warhol’s Sexy Silent Films, screening programmed and presented by Douglas Crimp, On Film screening series, University of Rochester 
  • Programmer of the London Spanish Film Festival Short Film Section (2012-2016)
2011