leahbeeferman@runbox.com
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b. 1982

EDUCATION
MFA Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, Virginia (2010)
BA Brown University Providence, Rhode Island (2004)

AWARDS
Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program, Finland (2016-17)

SELECTED RESIDENCIES
AiR Sandnes, Sandnes, Norway (2017)
Arsbioarctica, Kilpisjärvi, Finland (2017)
Titanik, Turku, Finland (2017)
Mustarinda, Hyrynsalmi, Finland (2016)
Island Press Emerging Artist Fellowship, St. Louis, MO (2016)
Sirius Arts Center Residency, Cobh, Ireland (2016)
SÍM Residency, Reykjavik, Iceland (2014)
Digital Painting Atelier Residency, Ontario College of Art & Design, Toronto, Canada (2014)
Kökarkultur Artist Residence, Kökar, Finland (2013)
The Arctic Circle, International Territory of Svalbard (2012)
Diapason Sound Art Gallery, Brooklyn NY (2012)
Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago IL (2012)
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Workspace, New York NY (2010-11)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Light MatterSorbus, Helsinki, Finland (2017)
Cold ColorRawson Projects, New York NY (2016)
Strong ForceRawson Projects, New York NY (2015)

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Screenscapescurated by Lucas Blalock, Vik Muniz, & Barney Kulok —
Roesler Hotel, Galeria Nara Roesler, São Paolo, Brazil (forthcoming, April 2018)
Hydrodynamics — curated by Mirja Majevski — Studio 17, Stavanger, Norway (forthcoming, April 2018)
Event Horizon — SPACE, Pittsburgh PA (2018)
Romantic Destinations — Crush Curatorial, New York NY (2017)
Geography of the Senses — OK Corral, Copenhagen, Denmark (2017)
Permanence of FlowGalerie Alternativa/Oblastní galerie Vysočiny, Jihlava, Czech Republic (2017)
Infinity Covewith Kristine Eudey   Bass & Reiner, San Francisco CA (two-person, 2016)
Empty Space
The Guesthouse, Cork, Ireland (performance, 2016)
Event HorizonKnockdown Center, Brooklyn NY (2016)
Liquid PicturesKlaus Von Nichtssagend, New York NY (2016)
Empty SpaceFridman Gallery, New York NY (performance, 2016)
Singing MaterialTyson, Cologne, Germany (2016)
Empty SpaceKlaus von Nichtssagend, New York NY (performance, 2015)
TimberrrrHORSEANDPONY, Berlin, Germany (2015)
Empty SpaceEssex Flowers, New York NY (performance, 2014)
Sense Objectswith Stephen Vitiellocurated by Regine BashaFridman Gallery, New York, NY (2014)
Leah Beeferman: Field Positions / Rick Silva: Render GardenDitch Projects, Springfield, OR (2014)
Magnetic North1285 Avenue of the Americas Art Gallery, New York NY (2014)
6<<<>>>6curated by Rachel SteinbergInterstate Projects, Brooklyn NY (2013)
C-H-A-M-B-E-R-Scurated by Sara LudyThe Wrong New Digital Art Biennale (2013)
The Order of Thingscurated by Jamillah JamesNURTUREart, Brooklyn NY (2013)
The Flat Files: Year OneTSA, Brooklyn NY (2013)
Hypotheticals IIFree Range Gallery, Perth, Australia (2013)
Beyond the BarrierCamera Club of NY, New York NY (2013)
In Search Of…TSA, Brooklyn NY (2013)
Septentrion: Exploring the Arctic CircleUnion Art Gallery, Milwaukee WI (2013)
The Imperative of Teaching: Studio PedagogyBergen Community College, Paramus NJ (2013)
1201.2280v1Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia PA (2012)
Non-measurable ObjectsHunt Gallery, Mary Baldwin College, Staunton VA (2012)
What Do You Believe In?curated by Amy Smith-Stewart   NY Photo Festival, Brooklyn NY (2012)
Prune in the SkyToves Galleri / Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark (2012)
In Search Of…Clough Hansen Gallery, Rhodes College, Memphis TN (2012)
In Search Of…Art and Design Gallery, University of Kansas, Lawrence KS (2012)
LOSTcurated by Amy Smith-Stewart, Invisible-Exports, New York NY (2011)
The Spirit of the SignalNicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York NY (2011)
Leah Beeferman/Pierre Le HorsPACS Gallery, Brooklyn NY (2011)
Lift off: Earthlings and the Great BeyondPaul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark NJ (2011)
Exit StrategyWhite Box, New York NY (2011)
MatineeSt. Cecilia’s Convent, Brooklyn NY (2011)
An Exchange with Sol LeWittCabinet project space/MassMOCA, Brooklyn NY/North Adams MA (2011)
The Wrong MiracleGaleria NoMINIMO, Guayaquil, Ecuador (2011)
Timed TravelThomas Jefferson High School Planetarium, Richmond VA (performance, 2010)
Journeys Into the UnknownAnderson Gallery, Richmond VA (solo exhibition, 2010)

TEACHING
Digital 2D Foundation — Brown University, Providence RI (Spring 2018)
Nature of Interpretation: Observations, Measurements, and Descriptions for Art and Science — Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland (Fall 2017)
Art Foundations: Time Studio — Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA (Fall 2009, Spring 2010)

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Rocky Shores    exhibition review by Owen Duffy, Art in Print Magazine (2017)
Back to the World Itself: Photography as Exposition    text by Avi Alpert, Temporary Art Review (2017)
A Rose is a Rose is a –’–,–@    online exhibition review by Sam Korman, rhizome.org (2016)
“Leah Beeferman — Strong Force” by Daniel Everett — dergreif-online.de (2016)
“Strong Force (Chromodynamics 5)” — featured image, TANK Magazine (2015)
“Review: The Wrong Biennale” by Ben Eastham  — review, rhizome.org (2015)
“Leah Beeferman” by Lucas Blalock —  interview, bombmagazine.com (2015)
“Leah Beeferman” by Emily Gaynor — interview, newhive.com (2015)
“Leah Beeferman: The States Project: New York” by Mark Dorf — interview, lenscratch.com (2015)
“Sense Objects” by Owen Duffy — exhibition review, ArtPulse (Fall 2014)
“Here Are Things, And Here Is Their Order” by Paul D’Agostino — exhibition review, The L Magazine (2013)
“Out of this World” by Ann Landi — article, ARTNews (June 2012)
“Eclectic visuals and sound at Vox” by Chip Schwartz — exhibition review, Knight Blog (2012)
“LOST on the Lower East Side  — exhibition review, Hyperallergic (2011)
“The Lookout: A Weekly Guide to Shows You Won’t Want to Miss”  — exhibition review, Art in America (2011)

PUBLICATIONS
Coast Forms    Artist text published by Contemporary Art Stavanger (2018)
Acts of Sensing   Essay for Johan Rosenmunthe’s exhibition Hidden in Plain Sight, Copenhagen (2018)
Triple Point — artist book published by Lodret Vandret (2016)
ELECTRONIC OBJECTS —  online commission, 221a.ca/toggle (2015)
Empty Space —  online commission, NewHive.com (2015)
Sense Objects — split 7” record with Stephen Vitiello, catalog for exhition at Fridman Gallery (2014)
Parallelograms — co-creator/co-curator of Parallelograms, an ongoing online artist project (2010-present)

ARTIST TALKS/VISITING CRITIQUES
Columbia University, New York (forthcoming, 2018)
Kunstskolen i Rogaland, Stavanger, Norway (2017)
Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland (forthcoming, 2017)
New York University, New York NY (2016)
University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland (2016)
School of Visual Arts, New York NY (2015)
Brigham Young University, Provo UT (2015)
Curry College, Milton MA (2015)
Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto ON, Canada (2014)
Carnegie Mellon, Pittsburgh PA (2011)