LEAH BEEFERMAN

UPCOMING

Group show: TOWARDS INEVITABLE, curated by Tereza Záchová. 11-15 October 2017, Galleri Blunk, Trondheim, Norway. With Adéla Korbičková and Ivan Svodoba.

Group show: Event Horizon, SPACES, Pittsburgh, PA. Opening January 26, 2018. With Leah Beeferman, Jessica Langley, Elizabeth McTernan, Steve Gurysh, Jerstin Crosby.

 

CURRENT

Teaching a course at Aalto University in Helsinki this fall, called “Nature of Interpretation: Observations, Measurements, and Descriptions for Art and Science.”

Avi Alpert discussed my work in an essay about photography as exposition for Temporary Art Review.

Owen Duffy wrote a very thoughtful review of my show Cold Color, at Rawson Projects, for Art in Print.

Triple Point by Leah Beeferman

Triple Point, an artist’s book, published by Lodret Vandret. Text by Daniel Everett. Click here for more info and to order.

Interview with Lucas Blalock on BOMB Daily. A conversation focused on my Strong force (chromodynamics) series, but also touching on the Arctic, the digital, the nervous system, photography, and drawing.

 

RECENT

Fulbright Scholar Grant to Finland, 2016-17.

Estonian Photographic Art Fair, part of Tallinn Photomonth in September 2017. More details here.

Group show: Romantic Destinations, July 13 – August 5. Crush Curatorial, 526 W. 26th Street Suite 709, New York. With Leah Beeferman, Andrew Gorin, Meredith Hoffheins, Dan Perkins, Alan Prazniak.

Group show: Geography of the Senses, OK Corral, Copenhagen. Opens Aug. 18, 2017. With Leah Beeferman, Amalie Smith, Veronica Rigét, Berit Dröse.

Artist in residence at AiR Sandnes, Norway. Aug-Sep 2017.

Listen to Scattering Like Light, a sound performance with Alfons Knogl at Sorbus, 21 Jan 2017.

“Permanence of Flow” — group exhibition curated by Tea Záchová. Leah Beeferman, Lucie Mičíková, Martin Zvěřina. Galerie Alternativa, Komenského 10, Oblastní galerie Vysočiny, Jihlava, Czech Republic. Opens 26 January 2017.

“Light Matter” — solo show at Sorbus, Helsinki, 6–29 January 2017.
Sound performance with Alfons Knogl, 21 January, 6pm.

Residency at Mustarinda.

COLD COLOR, solo show at Rawson Projects, New York, Sep 14 – Oct 23, 2016.

Infinity Cove, two-person show with Kristine Eudey at Bass & Reiner, San Francisco, Sep 10 – Oct 29, 2016.

, Rose — an online exhibition at Upfor, curated by Valentina Fois. Leah Beeferman, Megan Snowe, Morehshin Allehyari, Brenna Murphy, Kate Durbin and Faith Holland.
>> New review here, on Rhizome, by Sam Korman.

Included in Regine Basha’s Crossing Listening Thresholds, a curated e-journal as part of Art in General’s symposium, ‘What Now?’, that took place this year.

Emerging Artist Fellowship residency at Island Press (Contemporary Print Editions and Artist Projects), June 2016.

Event Horizon group show, Knockdown Center, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Jessica Langley. March 24 – April 23,  2016.

Residency at the Sirius Art Centre, Cobh, Ireland, March 2016.

Empty Space is included in “g00g13 34r+h” at the VAULT, at Spaces, in Cleveland Ohio. Curated by Jessica Langley, runs from January 29-March 25, 2015.

“Liquid Pictures” group show, at Klaus von Nichtssagend, New York, January 8-February 21, 2016.

My project, ELECTRONIC STRUCTURES, included in the utopia-internet-dystopia pavilion, curated by Valentina Fois, part of The Wrong: New Digital Art Biennial. The piece got a nice mention in Rhizome’s review of The Wrong.

Strong Force, solo show at Rawson Projects, New York, September 12 – October 25, 2015

Solid Objects, Light Objects, August 30, 8pm. An 8-channel sound performance with Alfons Knogl at Fridman Gallery, part of CT-SWaM:: Spatial Sound Summer Sessions.

ELECTRONIC STRUCTURES, a project for Toggle, a customized plugin for the Chrome browser. Toggle lets you create and view meta-pages which sit on top of (and in response to) existing webpages, but only if you have the plugin installed. Currently presented at 221A Gallery in Vancouver.

Nominee for the Rema Hort Mann Foundation emerging artist grant.

Singing MaterialTyson, Cologne, Germany. June-July 2015, with Alfons Knogl, Jule Korneffel, Andreas Fischer. Opens June 27.

Interview with Mark Dorf on Lenscratch as part of his weeklong series of posts about New York-based artists working with photography in non-traditional ways.

EMPTY SPACE, a performance-screening, at Fridman Gallery, July 2. More details here.

Video screening organized by Zach Nader at Microscope Gallery, Bushwick. June 13, details here.

“Invisible Ecologies,” a panel discussion, May 30. Part of Ideas City, founded by the New Museum.

Empty Space, a web project commission released on NewHive. Also, an interview about the project, the Arctic, Iceland, volcanoes, and quantum physics.

EMPTY SPACE, a performance-screening at Klaus von Nichtssagend, New York, NY. February 10, 2015, 7pm.

TimberrrrHORSEANDPONY, Altenbrakerstraße 18, 12053 Berlin, Germany. December 2014 – January 2015.

EMPTY SPACE, a presentation/performance. Essex Flowers, New York, NY. Octboer 7, 2014.

Leah Beeferman: Field positions / Rick Silva: Render Garden Ditch Projects, Springfield, OR, June 28 – August 2, 2014

SÍM Residency, Reykjavik, Iceland. August 2014

Sense Objects Leah Beeferman / Stephen Vitiello, curated by Regine Basha. Fridman Gallery, NYC, May 9–June 6, 2014