Carla Gannis CV

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014  The Garden of Emoji Delights: Carla Gannis, Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Chicago, IL
         The Garden of Emoji Delights : Carla Gannis (screening), Transfer Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
         Carla Gannis, Center for the Digital Arts, Peekskill, New York

2013  <legend>   </legend> | Carla Gannis & Justin Petropoulos, Transfer Gallery, Brooklyn, New York in   conjunction with book publication by Jaded Ibis Press of Gannis/Petropoulos collaboration

2012  The Multiversal Hippozoonomadon & Prismenagerie (solo)Pablo’s Birthday, New York, NY
         Pop Noir: Carla Gannis & Sandra Bermudez (two-person)The George Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
         Non Facial Recognition (solo), Edelman Gallery, New York, NY

2010  Carla Gannis, Pablo’s Birthday, New York, NY
2008  Jezebel, Kasia Kay Art Projects, Chicago, IL
         Jezebel, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO
         Jezebel Inside, TZR Galerie, Dusseldorf, Germany
2007  Jezebel, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY
2006  Everything That Rises Must Converge, Kasia Kay Art Projects, Chicago, IL
         Jezebel, Loop, Claire Oliver Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
2005  I Dream of Jeannie Emerging From a Fresca Bottle, Christa Schuebbe    Galerie, Dusseldorf, Germany
2004  Travelogue, Pablo’s Birthday, New York, NY
2003  Travelogue, Wax Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions
2014  Convergence, Boston University School of Visual Arts, Boston, MA
          Ways of Something, Transfer Gallery, curated by Lorna Mills, Brooklyn, NY
          Coded After Lovelace, Whitebox Art Center, New York, NY
          From the collection of Allen Thomas, Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, NY
          influx (arrival & inward flow of a lot amount of something), CR10, Hudson, NY
          Bring Your Own Beamer, Plus 81 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
          Merging Properties, Open Gallery Space, New York, NY
          Ways of Something, Oude Kerk, curated by Lorna Mills, Amsterdam, Netherlands
          RECONSTEllation, MANA Contemporary, curated by Snow Yunxue Fu, Tie Jojima, and Nhung Walsh, Chicago, IL
          Separation Anxiety, Wallplay, curated by Lee Wells & Laura O’Reilly, New York, NY
          FILTERED, Friesen Gallery Sun Valley, ID
          Cultural Guerillas, Hudson Guild Gallery, New York, NY
2013  Anatomize, curated by Rollin Leonard, Transfer Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
         Cake, George Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
         Close to Home, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
         Clusterfuck Zoo, curated by Lorna Mills, Transfer Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
         Nature Does Not Knock, George Gallery, Laguna, CA
         Hotter Than July, Savannah Spirit Projects, New York, NY
         love, Melepere, Verona, Italy
         “legend legend” at Writing on it All, (performance), Governors Island, NY
2012  Won Ocean, Neue Galerie, Gladbeck, Germany
         Colliding Complexities, Extreme Feats of the New York-New Aesthetic, Storefront Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
          The Last Art Fair, Larry Walczak Projects, Brooklyn, NY
          Beauty Debate, Art Effect Gallery, Detroit, MI
          Accomplished, The George Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
2011Pandemonium, NY Center of Photography and the Moving Image, NY, NY
         Off the Wall, Off the Floor, curated by Kasia Kay, Michigan City, IN
2010  2010 Salon, Pablo’s Birthday Gallery, NY, NY
         Salon, Gary Gissler Projects, NY, NY
         Windows of Perception, CultureFix, NY, NY
         Hunting Banquet, Parker’s Box, Brooklyn, NY
         Painting with Pictures, Casita Gallery, NY, NY
         Art Chicago, KKAP, Chicago, IL
         Constructed Photography, Queensland Centre for Photography, South Brisbane, Australia
2009  Black Madonna, HP Garcia Gallery, NY, NY
         Drawings, Pablo’s Birthday Gallery, NY, NY,
         To Be or Not To Be, Rutgers University Department of Fine Arts, and Rutgers Camden Center for the Arts, Camden, NJ
         Desires, Chashama Gallery, NY, NY
         Old School, Jack the Pelican Gallery, NY, NY
2008  Beyond Representation, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
         Earth Night, Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Chicago, Il
         People and Places : Selections from the Allen Thomas, Jr. Photography Collection,
         Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston Salem, NC
         Photo LA, represented by Jenkins Johnson Gallery, New York, NY
         TIAF, represented by TZR Galerie, Toronto, CAN;
         Scope Art Fair, represented by Jenkins Johnson Gallery, Miami, FL,
         Photo Miami, represented by TZR Galerie
2007  Winter Exposure, Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Chicago, Il
          Femme Fantastique, Volitant Gallery, Austin, TX
          Notions of Wilderness, Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Chicago, IL
          Summertime Blues, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY
          Cuchifritos Benefit, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, NY
          New ’07, CUE Art Foundation, New York, NY
          Bridge Art Fair, represented by Kasia Kay Art Projects, Miami, FL;
          Red Dot Art Fair, represented by Jenkins Johnson Gallery, New York, NY
2006  E7: Aljira Emerge Exhibition, Aljira Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ
          What I Did On My Summer Vacation, Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY
          On Tenterhooks, Christopher Henry Gallery, New York, NY
          Young American Blood, At Home/Stephanie Ferrario, London, England
          Scenic Detour, Red Saw Gallery, Newark, NJ
          The Social Body, Rocket Projects, Miami, FL
          Atmospheric, Kasia Kay Art Projects, Chicago, IL
          Secretive, Wheeler Gallery, Providence, RI
          fresh stART, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
          Flow Art Fair, represented by Claire Oliver Gallery, Miami, FL
          Scope Art Fair, represented by Kasia Kay Art Projects & TZR Galerie, Miami,   FL
          Toronto Art Fair, represented by TZR Galerie, Toronto, Canada
          Scope Art Fair, represented by Kasia kay Art Projects, New York, NY
          DIVA Art Fair, represented by Pablo’s Birthday Gallery, New York, NY
          Miami Art Fair, represented by Christa Schuebbe Galerie, Miami, FL
2005  Beautiful Dreamers, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland, OH
          Dark Nature, Chashama Gallery, New York, NY
          Culture Vulture, Jack the Pelican, Brooklyn, NY
          Multiple Partners, Pablo’s Birthday, New York, NY
          Nurturing the New, Spike Gallery, New York, NY
          Chashama Group show, CFEVA, Philadelphia, PA
          Groundswell Benefit, Artists Space, New York, NY
          Nurturing the New, Spike Gallery, New York, NY
          Art Brussels Art Fair, represented by Christa Schuebbe, Brussels, Belgium
          FEVA Pantheon Gala, Capitale, New York, NY
          Style Sessions, Milk Gallery, New York, NY
          Expressions Replay, auction honoring Claudio Buziol, New York, NY
          Scope Art Fair, represented by Pablos Birthday, New York, NY
2004  Intimacy, Brooklyn Fireproof, Brooklyn, NY
          New American Story Art, Parker’s Box, Brooklyn, NY
          File 2004, Cultural Center of Cesi, Sao Paolo, Brazil
          In the Face of Others, LMCC Gallery, New York, NY
          Groundswell Benefit Auction, White Columns, NY
          Shared, Streit’s Matzo, New York, NY
          Scope Art Fair, represented by Pablo’s Birthday, New York, NY
          Group Show, Transplant Gallery, New York, NY
2003  ID_ENTITY, NURTUREart, Brooklyn, NY
          Artist Alliance Open Studios, 2003, Curator’s Choice, New York, NY
          Groundswell Benefit Auction, White Columns, NY
          Presence, Scope NY Art Fair, curated by David Gibson, New York, NY
2002  Digital Dumbo, M3 Projects, Brooklyn, NY
          No Live Girls, Lusty Lady, Seattle, WA and San Francisco, CA
          Reactions, Exit Art, New York, NY
          Open Zone 8, Ocularis at Galapagos Art & Performance Space, Brooklyn, NY
2001  coLABoratory, Gale Gates, Brooklyn, NY
          Digital Media Festival, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
          A Collaborative Fusion, 450 Broadway Gallery, NY, NY
          Duchamp Traveling Exhibition, Istanbul Biennial, Turkey
          Politics and Justice, Festival de Unita, Modena, Italy
          Digital Dumbo, Mastel + Mastel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
          Suk, Sesto Senso, Bologna, Italy
          Refrigerate After Opening, The Cool Show, Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, NY
          New Media Underground Festival, Brooklyn, NY
          Everything Nice, Baktun, New York, New York
          Film Video Club, Four Walls, Brooklyn, NY
          OPEN HOUSE, organized by Steve Rogenstein, Brooklyn, NY
2000  Sugar & Spice, The Space @ Media Triangle, New York, NY
          Mayonese, curated by Stefano Pasquini, Sesto Senso, Bologna, Italy
          Fantasy and Identity, Star 67, Brooklyn, NY
          Duchamp Traveling Exhibition, New York Arts, New York, NY
          Article Magazine – online gallery, featured artist, selected by David Gibson, New York, NY
1999  Take a Holiday, curated by Claudia Michael Brown, Star 67 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
          Hit & Run, Six Emerging Artists, curated by Ed Winkleman, New York, NY
          Emerging Artists’ Show, Here Art Gallery, New York, NY
          No Dumb Bunnies, curated by Tod Jorgensen, Jorgensen Gallery, New York,  NY
          Fuori del Commune, Modigliana, Forli, Italy
          Save the Teens, Benefit Scholarship Fund, curated by Mike Weiss, China Club, New York, NY
          WAR, Benefit Exhibition for War in Kosovo, Postmasters Gallery, New York, NY
          MegaSalon Portrait Show, 2nd Annual, curated by Brandon Ballengee and   Tod Jorgensen, Jorgensen Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Bibliography 

2014   Hyperallergic, “Tracing a Lineage of Tech-Minded Women” by Jillian Steinhauer, September 2
           AQNB, “Poetical Science” August 30
           ArtFCity, “This Week’s Recommended Shows” by Corinna Kirsch, August 25
           ARTnews, “7 Contemporary Works Inspired by Bosch’s Garden of Earthly Delights” by Layne Goldman and Stefanie Waldek, July 3
           Arte Fuse, “The Merging Properties Exhibition” by Naomi Lev, July 15
           Art Critical, “Big in Bushwick: Bushwick Open Studios is this Weekend” by the Editors, May 30
 , “Bushwick Open Studios: 4 tech picks at 8th annual neighborhood arts crawl” by Brady Dale, May 30
           Policy Innovations, “Information Technology: The Power of Responsible Business”, February

2013   Anti-Utopias, “Carla Gannis: The Garden of Emoji Delights”. By Sabin Bors, December 28
            Huffington Post, “How One Artist Turned a Hieronymus Bosch Masterpiece into An Emoji Explosion” by Katherine Brooks, December 13
            Wired, 7 Cute and Clever Art Pieces Made Using Emoji, December 16
             #ARTNYC, “Emoji Art & Design Show Q&A #1: Carla Gannis”, by Freja Dam, December 12
             Huffington Post, “Emoji Art Reveals The Dark Side Of The Smiley Face”, by Bianca Bosker, December 13
            Wall Street Journal, “At a Chelsea Gallery, It’s All Smiles”, by Rebecca Bratburd, December 11
            Animal, ”Emoji Bosch:The Garden of Earthly Delights Redux”, by Marina Galperina, November 26
            Fraulein, “Im Wandel Der Zeit: Launch Der Pop-up Show Vibe”, November 7
            Pratt Gateway, “Expert Faculty: Carla Gannis, Assistant Chair of Pratt Digital Arts”, October 13
            Hyperallergic, “The Shape of the Earth and Other Artistic Fictions”, by Hrag Vartanian, September 30
           Art F City, “This Week’s Must See Art Events” for <legend> </legend> exhibition opening and for “String Literals” with Anthony Tognazzini & Anthony Antonellis and “String Literals” with Faith Holland and Sara Jane Stoner
           The Mantle, “Orders of Occupation” selected by Shaun Randol, September 11
           Animal, “Artist’s Notebook”, by Marina Galperina, July 1
          Art F City, “The AFC Guide to Bushwick Open Studios, by Whitney Kimball, May 29
          The L Magazine “Yes, Bushwick, You’re Getting a Net Art Gallery” by Whitney Kimball

2009  Black Madonna, exhibition catalog, published by HP Garcia Gallery
          New York Arts Magazine, “Carla Gannis” interviewed by Leah Oates
          New York Arts Magazine, “The Sacred Geometry of the Feminine” by Ed Rubin
2008  Jezebel | Carla Gannis, exhibition catalog, published by Boulder Museum of  Contemporary
          Art with essays by Senior Curator: Joan Markowitz, Associate Curator:  Kirsten Gerdes and Jane
           Beyond Representation, exhibition catalog, published by Jenkin Johnson  Gallery;
          Westword,“Now Showing” by Michael Paglia, August 21;
          Rocky Mountain News, “Chandler” by Mary Voelz Chandler, July 24
          CS Interiors “Home Front Art” by Rebecca Mazzei, Spring
          …In Rheinkultur, “Vertrautes Fremd, Verfremdet Neues,” April 10
          Beyond Representation, exhibiton catalog, published by Jenkin Johnson  Gallery
2007  The Austin Chronicle, “Femme Fantastique” by Salvador Castillo,
          October 12
          Perfect 8, “Devil in a Red Dress” by John Haber, July 20
          Art Info, “Chelsea Art Pick” April 12
          LA Times, “Art That Eyes 21st Century Feminism” by Suzanne Muchnic,
          March 4
2006  The New York Times, “Tristate Talent Search Hits a High Note”
          by Benjamin Genocchio, August 5
          res Magazine, “America The Beautiful: Carla Gannis” by Shana Ting
          Lipton, July/August
          La Vanguardia, “The City of Videos (Spanish)” by Terese Sesé, May 20
          Flash Art Online, “LOOP 2006” by Paola Nicita, August/September
          The Star Ledger, “Artists on the Rise” by Dan Bischoff, July 30
          Miami Herald, “Critics Pick: The Social Body” by Elisa Turner, May
 Arts Journal, featured artist, April
          New City, “Wall Text” by Michael Workman, February
2005  I Dream of Jeannie Emerging from a Fresca Bottle, exhibition catalog,
          published by Christa Schuebbe Project Room
          Beautiful Dreamer, exhibition catalog, published by SPACES Gallery,
          Animal Magazine, featured artist, issue 6, September
          LIC Magazine, featured artist, September
          Opium Magazine, cover image, issue 1, August
          NY Arts Magazine, “The New Pop Art: Culture Vultures” by Leah Oates,
          The Daily News, “Expression Replay,” April 28
          The Village Voice, “Culture Vulture,” Voice Pick, April 27
2004  Travelogue | Carla Gannis 2002-2004, exhibition catalog, essays by Grady Turner, David Gibson, and Judith Barry
           Flavorpill, “New American Story Art,” November
           New Yorker, “New American Story Art,” November
2003  NY Arts Magazine, “It’s Good to Be Back” by Stefano Pasquini,
          Nov/Dec issue
2002, “Peepshow Gets an Artistic Implant” by Robin Cloley, January
2001  Collezioni Edge, “Carla Gannis” by Stefano Pasquini, November
          11211, “Carla Gannis” by Bevin Cummings, August

          The New York Times, “The Cool Show” by Holland Cotter, July 27
          Village Voice, “Refrigerate After Opening/The Cool Show,” July 20

2005   NYFA Grant in Computer Arts, New York, NY
          Emerge 7, Fellowship, Aljira Art Center, Newark, NJ
          Chashama AREA Visual Arts Studio Award, New York, NY
2002   SXSW Interactive Festival, Website Finalist
1995   Nan Travel Art Scholarship
1992   Jastrow Art Scholarship

Selected Lectures/Interviews/Permformance
2014Artist’s Talk, Parsons The New School, New York, NY
         <legend>  </legend>, artist’s talk, Praksis New Media Art Festival, Chicago, Il
          Wordhack: An Exploration of Language & Technology, performance with Justin Petropoulos & Eric Rieper, Babycastles, New York, NY
          Christopher Vroom, Carla Gannis, Marisa Olson & Christopher Eamon in Conversation on New Media Art, panel discussion, ArtSpace & Café Society, New York, NY
           <legend>  </legend>, artist’s talk, RE/Mixed Media Festival, New School, New York, NY
            Artist’s Talk, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Il
            Internet of our dreams, digital panel moderated by Anthony Antonellis and Arjun Ram Srivatsa, the internet & Transfer Gallery, NY
            Decoding Digital, (panel moderator), Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
            To Selves, (panel discussion in conjunction with two person show of Susan Silas & Joy Episalla), Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY
             Artist’s Talk (in conjunction with Carla Gannis solo exhibition), Center for Digital Arts, Peekskill, NY
             Panel on Digital Art (panelists include Cory Arcangel, Clement Valla, Julia Kaganskiy, myself and Met Curator Mia Fineman), Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
             Neo New York (speaker), Cooper Union, New York, NY
             Lecture on Work, School of The Art Institute of Chicago, IL

2013     Terms of Use: The Creation and Experience of Digital Art, (moderator, panelists included Mark Tribe, Kelani Nichole, Daniel Leyva, Chris Romero, and Paul Galloway), Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY
             Internet Communities, UES 24, Mellow Pages Book Store, Brooklyn, NY
             Lecture on Work, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
             <legend>   </legend> (class presentation of collaborative project with Justin Petropoulos),                          University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
             Remixing the Book, &Now Festival, (moderated by Mark Amerika) University of Colorado, Boulder,                CO
            <legend>  </legend> (performance of collaborative project with Justin Petropoulos), &Now Festival,             Boulder, CO
            Tennyson on the Tweetdeck: The Future of Authorship in the Metaverse  (moderator) PHATT-B,                   Pratt Institute, Dept of Digital Arts, Brooklyn, NY
            a cups, (hosted by Angela Washko & Ann Hirsch), podcast interviewNew York, NY
           New York Arts Practicum,  (Michael Mandiberg), studio visit with NYAP participating students,                      Brooklyn, NY
           Beyond the Algorithm: The Content of Tech Art,  (moderator) #ArtsTech, New York, NY
           Lecture on Work, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2009Lecture on work, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
          Panel Discussion, “Static Cling: Painting and New Media”, Rutgers Rutgers University Department of Fine Arts, Cambden, NJ
          Lecture, “Queens and Whores, Jezebel According to Gannis” Bennett Media Studios, New York, NY
2008“Jezebel,” Lecture, Art Department, School of Visual Arts,
New York, NY
          “Carla Gannis – Works 1999-2008,” Lecture, Computer Arts
          Department, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
2006Lecture, Digital Arts Department, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
          Lecture and Visiting Artist, Stephanie Ferrario Contemporary, London,  England
          “Fine Art in the Age of Digital Manipulation,” Lecture, Manhattan Art
           Program, IS95, New York, NY
           “Art & Technology”, Radio interview with Daniel Durning, PS1 Radio, New   York, NY
          “Fine Art in the Age of Digital Manipulation”, Lecture, Department of Art & Design, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA
          “Fine Art in the Age of Digital Manipulation”, Lecture, Art Department,   Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute,Troy, NY

Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts

University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC