peter burr

expanded works
. dirtscraper
. pattern language
. cave exits
. special effect
. green | red
. mwm
. digging fills

single-channel works
. the mess
. pattern language (cinema edition)
. special effect (cinema edition)
. green | red (cinema edition)
. alone with the moon

collaborations + commissions
. interference av
. the rare event
. nematodes
. the shape of indoor space
. descent

. arcology
. live television
. wayward fronds
. voluptuous panic
. colony of light
. holographers
. opinions
. autumn
. cable tv
. drowning club

early works
. cartune xprez
. future television
. faketrap
. dudulups
. gylden load
. super sellody
. junk spirals
. sneakers
. realer
. trash
. adventure
. slow dance recyttal
. crdbrd crystl vrtx
. spaces
. sdsta
. go
. den
. doos
. bountiful little dudes

contact
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SELECTED AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES.
2018 - John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship
2017 - Brooklyn Arts Fund Grant
Wave Farm / New York State Council on the Arts MAAF Grant
2016 - Creative Capital Grant in Emerging Fields
Sundance Institute’s New Frontier Story Lab Fellowship
Signal Culture Residency
2015 - NYFA Fellowship
2014 - 3LD Art & Technology Center's Liminal Stage Residency
2013 - EXPO1 Colony at MoMA PS1 Residency
Center for Holographic Arts Residency
2012 - Brooklyn Arts Council Commission
2011 - RACC Individual Projects Grant
2010 - IMPAKT Artist Residency
2009 - Oregon Arts and Culture Council Opportunity Grant
2008 - MacDowell Colony Artist Residency
2007 - Washington State University DTC Artist Residency
2006 - Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts Residency
2005 - Vera Heinz Endowment Fellowship
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Residency
2004 - Three Rivers Arts Festival Award of Distinction
2002 - Samuel Rosenberg Art Award
2001 - CMU Small Projects Grant
2000 - Samuel Rosenberg Art Award
Ox-Bow Residency and Fellowship
1999 - Douglas Pickering Art Award
 
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS.
2018 Institute for Contemporary Art at VCU. Richmond, VA. Declaration
South Kiosk. London, UK. Escape Engine
2017 - Greek Film Archive. Athens, GR. Documenta14
Plivka. Kiev, UK. Synaesthesia
Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ. Amsterdam, NL. Pattern Language
2016 - 3 Legged Dog Art and Technology Center. New York, NY. Pattern Language
D.A.H Project. Shiraz, IR. Peter Burr: Collected Works
DItch Projects. Springfield, OR. The Mess
2015 - Bank Hill Ice House, Berwick-Upon-Tweed, UK. Cave Exits
Workman Arts. Toronto, ON. Cave Exits
Illuminus Festival, Boston, NY. Green | Red
3-Legged Dog. New York, NY. Cave Exits
2014 - False Front. Portland, OR. Digging
2013 - MoMA PS1, New York, NY, Expo 1
2012 - Manhattan Bridge Archway,Brooklyn, NY, Green | Red
2011 - Synchronicity Space, Los Angeles, CA, Digging Fills
Super Club. Edinburgh, UK, PBvids
Mastadon Mesa. Los Angeles, CA, Man As We Know Him Is A Computer
2010 - University of California Art Gallery. Irvine, CA, Video Dada
2009 - Paragraph Gallery. Kansas City, MO, Mythmakers
2008 - Ruffins Gallery. Charlottesville, VA, Landscape
2007 - Steven Wolf Fine Arts. San Francisco, CA. Id Is
Platform Animation Festival, Portland, OR, Animation Inside Out
2006 - Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts. Omaha, NE, The Omaha Hobo Shobo
New American Art Union. Portland, OR, The Den
The Drake Hotel. Toronto, ON, Fantasy Island 2
2005 - La Central Powerhouse Gallery. Montreal, QC, Anniversaire Hi-5
Booster and Seven. Chicago, IL, Group Show
2004 - Three Rivers Arts Festival. Pittsburgh, PA, Three Rivers Juried Exhibition
Space. Pittsburgh, PA, SUB: Cultural, Textual, Liminal
The Andy Warhol Museum. Pittsburgh, PA, AMP
937 Liberty. Pittsburgh, PA, Daydream Nation
Future Tenant. Pittsburgh, PA, Mintwood
2003 - Federal North Building. Pittsburgh, PA, Easy Does It
2002 - Pittsburgh Filmmakers. Pittsburgh, PA, Media/Tonic: 30 Years of Media Arts
Regina Gouger Miller Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA, 384 Units
2000 - The Frame Art Space. Pittsburgh, PA, Welcome to the Jungle
Ox-Bow Gallery. Saugatuck, MI, Life in the Fast Lane
1999 - The Frame Art Space. Pittsburgh, PA, Counting the Ways

SELECTED SCREENINGS / PERFORMANCES.
2018 - Barbican Centre. London, UK. Labyrinths
Beursschouwburg.- Brussels, BE. KRAAK Festival
Slovenska Kinoteka. Ljubljana, SI. Labirinti
International Film Festival Rotterdam. Rotterdam, NL. Colonising Chaos
AMC TImes Square. New York, NY. Interference AV
2017 - Lincoln Center. New York, NY. Projections
Hara Art Museum. Tokyo, JP.  Peter Burr Art & Animation
Studenski Centar. Zagreb, HR. 25FPS
Centrum. Berlin, DE. Kunst Film Festival
International Film Festival Rotterdam. Rotterdam, NL. Signs Of Life
SFMoMA. San Francisco, CA. If It Makes You Happy It Can't Be That Bad
Culturgest. Lisbon, PT. IndieLisboa
Anthology FIlm Archives. New York, NY. Show And Tell: Peter Burr
Kunsthalle Mannheim. Mannheim, DE. On The Move
Electrotheatre. Moscow, RU. Moscow International Experimental Film Festival
Centre for Contemporary Arts. Glasgow, UK. Computer Chess
Flatpack Festival. Birmingham, UK. Shift Symm
2016 - Roulette. Brooklyn, NY. Optics
Institute of Modern Art. Brisbane, AU. Queensland Film Festival
Architekturforum Winterthur. Winterthur, CH. Fictional And Artificial Spaces
Edinburgh International Film Festival. Edinburgh, UK. In The Body Of Technology
Crossroads, San Francisco, CA. A Beautiful And Evil Place
International Film Festival Rotterdam. Rotterdam, NL. Signals From Earth
Swiss Architecture Museum. Basel, CH. Swiss Architecture in the Moving Image
Ann Arbor Film Festival. Ann Arbor, MI. Films In Competition al
Whitechapel Gallery. London, UK. Edge Of Frame
2015 - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, IL. Anti-Vapor Waves
Ann Arbor Film Festival, Ann Arbor, MI. Autumn
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. San Francisco, CA. ESPTV Coast to Coast
2014 - International Film Festival Rotterdam. Rotterdam, NL. Extended Visions
High Zero Festival. Baltimore, MD. Green | Red Cube
The Projects. Portland, OR. Undervolt Showcase
Ambulante. Guadalajara, MX. Wayward Fronds
Nightingale. Chicago, IL. Peter Burr & Fern Silva
Hallways Microcinema. Champaign, IL. Experimental Film from Portland
2013 - MoMA PS1. New York, NY. I Solitude
Hannah Maclure Centre. Dundee, UK. The Spectacle Remains
Portland Institute for Contemporary Art. Portland, OR. TBA Festival
Lauba. Zagreb, HR. Special Effect 
European Media Arts Festival. Osnabruck, DE. Special Effect 
Museum of the Moving Image. New York, NY. Special Effect
Institute of Modern Art. Brisbane, AU. Special Effect
Museum of Art and Design. New York, NY. Adults in the Dark
2012 - 25 FPS. Zagreb, HR. Alone With The Moon
The Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, NH, Eyewash
White Box, New York, NY, Next Time: Almost
International Film Festival Rotterdam, Rotterdam, NL, Structural Principles
Blue Sunshine, Montreal, QC, Forever Falling Apart
2011 - Impakt Festival, Utrecht, NL, Panorama
Cartoon Polymaths. New York, NY, Sheila Johnson Design Center
2010 - Reina Sofia National Museum. Madrid, ES, Rencontres Internationales
Abandon Normal Devices Festival. Manchester, UK. Future Television
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum. Santa Barbara, CA. Future Television
Institute of Contemporary Art. London, UK. Future Television
2009 - Austin Museum of Digital Art. Austin, TX, DATAPOP
Baltimore Museum of Art. Baltimore, MD, Whartscape
Clinton Street Theatre. Portland, OR, PDX Film Festival
Theatre du Chatelet, Paris, France, Rencontres Internationales
NOASS. Riga, Latvia, Dark Voyage
Cinema Zuid. Antwerp, Belgium, Dark Voyage
Rodina. Saint Petersburg, Russia, Dark Voyage
IMPAKT Festival. Utrecht, Holland, Dark Voyage
CCA. Glasgow, Scotland, Dark Voyage
2008 - Impakt Festival. Utrecht, Holland. Raindow Bites
Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Los Angeles, CA, A Field Guide
On The Boards. Seattle, WA, Northwest New Works Fest
The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art. Omaha, NE, AMRCAN Fall
Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit. Detroit, MI, AMRCAN Fall
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. Pittsburgh, PA, AMRCAN Fall
Hirshhorn Museum. Washington, DC, AMRCAN Fall
Pacific Cinematheque Vancouver, BC, AMRCAN Fall
Pittsburgh Filmmakers. Pittsburgh, PA, SPRNG CRUISR
2007 - Portland Institute for Contemporary Art. Portland, OR, TBA Festival
Galleri F15. Moss, Norway. Animotion
2006 - On The Boards. Seattle, WA, Northwest New Works Festival
Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center. Lincoln, NE, Visual II
Mattress Factory. Pittsburgh, PA, Cartune Xprez 06
Looney Bin . Providence, RI, Cartune Xprez 06
Space Gallery. Portland, ME, Cartune Xprez 06
The Church. Minneapolis, MN, Cartune Xprez 06
Darling Hall. Milwaukee, WI, Cartune Xprez 06
Portland Art Center. Portland, OR, Cartune Xprez 06
The Department of Safety. Anacortes, WA, Cartune Xprez 06
2005 - Portland Institute for Contemporary Art. Portland, OR, TBA Festival
Portland Experimental/Documentary Film Festival. Portland, OR, Slow Dance Recyttal
2004 - Project 1877. Pittsburgh, PA, What the Kids Want
2003 - Mattress Factory. Pittsburgh, PA, Summer of HTMHell
2002 - 521 Gallery. London, UK, Mirror, Mirror: Video Art from the U.S. and Canada
2001 - McConomy Auditorium. Pittsburgh, PA, CMU Film Festival
2000 - McConomy Auditorium. Pittsburgh, PA, CMU Film Festival
1999 - Mattress Factory. Pittsburgh, PA. Fringe Arts Festival

EDUCATION.
Bachelor of Fine Arts - Carnegie Mellon University
(additional studies at Pittsburgh Filmmakers and L'Ecole Superieure d'Art d'Aix en Provence)

 



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