BRADLEY EROS

born in Fairfield, Illinois 1952
lives in Brooklyn, New York


Education
Communications Arts, University of Wisconsin, Madison, MA
Intermedia, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, BA


Selected Solo Exhibitions & Screenings

eau de cinema: constellations & contradictions (solo), Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2014
Eros.ion, Mass Collage of Art, Cambridge, MA, 2010
Light Theory, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK, 2009
Cinema Povera, no.w.here, London, UK, 2009
Black Screen, The Stone, New York, NY, 2008
Myriad Media, FAMU, Prague, Czech Republic, 2007


Selected Group Exhibitions, Screenings, & Performances

2014
Optipus: Kenneth Curword, Bradley Eros & Rachael Guma, Sight Unseen, Baltimore, MD
Magic If at E.S.P. TV Residency, Museum of Art and Design, New York
BEING: The Gameshow, ESP TV#54, Storefront for Art & Architecture, New York, NY

2013
Naked Eye Cinema Night, New Museum, New York, NY
TRIPLE BLIND: Bradley Eros, Jeanne Liotta, Kenny Curwood, Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Essential Repertoire: John Cage & Lejaren Hiller, HPSCHD, Eyebeam, New York, NY
Kenneth Zoran Curwood, Bradley Eros & Rachael Guma, Sight Unseen, Baltimore, MD

2012
Under My Skin, video program, NADA Miami, Miami Beach, FL
New From Old: Practices of Appropriation, feat. Bradley Eros, Coleen Fitzgibbon, & Martha Colburn, New School, New York, NY
Decompose the Universe: videos by Mike Kelley, Bradley Eros & Tim Geraghty, Alexander Kluge & Ant Farm, 92nd Street Y, New York
Catalysts: Dervish Machine exegesis, w/ Jeanne Liotta, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY
We Are Cinema, Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn NY
Looking at Music #3 – The Atom & Eve of Destruction, MoMA, New York, NY
Optipus: Spectrum, Séance, The Owl of Minerva, The Kitchen, New York, NY
a lab is a lab is a lab, The Kitchen, New York, NY

2011
Optipus: The Death of Kodachrome, Participant Inc, New York, NY
TransTrans: digital video, Rotterdam Film Festival, The Netherlands
Kodachroma, Museum of the Moving Image, Queens NY
Independence Returns, Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn NY
What Tornado, Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn NY

2010
Independence, Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Arcane Project: Chinese Nightingale, MONO NO AWARE, Lumenhouse Gallery, Brooklyn NY

Selected Exhibitions, Screenings, and Performances (previous years)

Migrating Forms Film Festival, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY, 2009
fff!!! (Futurist Film Funeral), for Performa09, Issue Project Room, Brooklyn NY, 2009
Darmstadt, Issue Project Room, Brooklyn NY, 2009
VOID for Film: imageless cinema, Anthology Film Archives, New York NY 2007
a lab is a lab is a lab, The Kitchen, New York, NY 2006
OptoSonic Tea: Musique Plastique, Diapason Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2006
Voom HD Lab – Rite of the Black Sun: digital video, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY, 2006
Aerodynamics of the Hovering Hummingbird, Millennium Film Workshop, New York, NY 2005
Ocula: trilogy of paracinema works, Whitney Biennial, New York, NY 2004
Scanner, New York Video Festival, New York, NY 2004
Aurora Borealis, Osmosis: films, London Film Festival, London UK 2002
Views of the Avant-Garde, New York Film Festival, New York, NY 2002
Robert Beck Memorial Cinema & Ocularis Presents, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA 2001
American Century, The Whitney Museum, New York, NY 2000
torqued ellipsis: film & video, found & made, Pacific Film Archives, Berkeley, CA,1999
Big as Life : A History of 8mm Film, MoMA, New York, NY 1996


Selected Grants & Awards

Acker Awards 2014: Achievement in the Avant-Garde
New York Foundation of the Arts (NYFA) 1989, 2007
New York State Arts Council (NYSCA) 1998
Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art, 1993
Experimental Television Center (ETC) 1985, 1986, 1987

 


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