Barbara M. Bickart


2012 – 2015         Full-time Visiting Faculty & Video Area Representative School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in partnership with Tufts University, Media Arts Department/Video, Boston, MA

2010 – 2011           Visiting Artist/Teaching Faculty Ohio State University, Department of Dance, Columbus, OH

2010 – 2011           Visiting Artist/Professor, Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA

2009 - 2011            Socially Engaged Arts Development Trainer, Stockton, Rush, Bartol Foundation, Philadelphia, PA

2010                       Documentary Filmmaker & Consultant, Worldwide Orphans        Foundation, Maplewood, NJ

2005 - 2008            Teaching Faculty, Rutgers University, Institute for Families, Piscataway, NJ

2005 - 2006            Guest Faculty; Visual Arts Department, Film/New Media, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY



2014                       Monuments, Memory and the Art of ‘Found Choreography,        Keynote Address and Screenings of WHEN series at        DOCAM’14, Kent State University, Kent, OH

2013                       WHEN:  Memphis, Wexner Center for the Arts, The Black         Box, Columbus, OH, curated by Jennifer Lange

2013                       WHEN: Memphis & WHEN:  Philadelphia, The Painted         Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, PA

2012                       WHEN:  Memphis, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA, curated by Catharina Manchanda

2007                       WHEN: Memphis, video performance installation, University of Memphis/Fed Ex Institute/Lantana Projects in cooperation with the National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, TN

2007                  Careful, 1 – 4, installation, Jersey City Museum, Jersey        City, NJ, curated by Rocio Aranda Alvarado

2005                       QueerNormal, video installation Queer Zagreb Festival,        Gallerija Nova, Zagreb, Croatia (catalogue)

                                                                                                                          SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014                       Documents Without Borders, Kent State University, Kent,        OH

2014                       Violence Transformed, video stills, Resnikoff Gallery,         Boston, MA

2012                       Gesture (inclusive)  An exhibition, Hopkins Hall Art Gallery,        Columbus, OH

2009                       NJ State Council for the Arts Fellows, Visual Art Center of        NJ, Summit, NJ (catalogue)

2008 - 2009             From Memphis to Atlanta:  The Drum Major Returns Home, Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site,                              Atlanta, GA

2007                       Ideas in Motion, Boston Cyberarts Festival, MIT, Boston, MA

2007                       Careful #5: SALT, installation, Art Museum of the University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2005                       BAAD! Eyes, Bronx Academy of Art and Design, Bronx, NY

2004                       NJ State Council for the Arts Fellows, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ         

2004                       ARM Exhibition, Dance Theater Workshop, New York, NY

                                                                                                                           SELECT PERFORMANCE & SOCIAL PRACTICE PROJECTS

2011                       Partner Project, collaboration with choreographer Risa        Jaroslow, Danspace Project, New York NY 

2009 – 2013           WHEN:  Philadelphia, video performance installation, The Painted Bride Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA

2010                       WHEN:  Philadelphia, video performance installation, Tyler        School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

2009 - 2010            WHEN:  Philadelphia, video performance installation, the Village of Arts and Humanities Philadelphia, PA

2008                        we call it the river…, video performance, Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ

2005 -  2006            Inside 4 Walls, Rijeka, Croatia & Budapest, Hungary

 2005 – 2006           COIL, collaboration with the Village of Arts and Humanities, Liz Lehrman Dance Company, and Elizabeth Johnson,  Philadelphia Live Arts Festival, Philadelphia, PA

2005                       QueerNormal, commission for Queer Zagreb Festival,        Gallerija Nova, Zagreb, Croatia (catalogue)    

2000 – 2004           Turned Up Volume, DiverseWorks Artspace, Houston, TX;        Theater Offensive, Boston, MA

2004                       Whole Sky, collaboration with Risa      Jaroslow, Dance Theater Workshop, New                                                             York, NY (premiere); St. Petersburg, Russia;  Cincinnati, OH

2001 - 2003            KEEPING THE FAITH – the prison project, collaboration with Pat Graney Company, Seattle, WA and Tempe, AZ

2000 - 2003             I Look Up to the Sky Now, World Premiere; NewFest, New York, NY Screened in venues worldwide

2003                       In the House, collaboration with Peggy Shaw & Lois Weaver &  Women Prisoners in the UK and Brazil;  People’s Palace Projects, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2002 - 2003             Strings Attached, collaboration with choreographer, Risa Jaraslow, Hide Tide Dance, Inc., New York, NY

1998 – 2000            Girls &... collaboration with Mary Ellen Strom; The Contemporary Art Center, The High Museum,  Atlanta, GA

1993 - 2000             School's OUT/ TAG – we’re it! Collaboration with Mary Ellen Strom, Dance Theater Workshop’s Public Imaginations Program, New York, NY



2009                     Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, Baltimore, MD 

2008                     New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship, Trenton,


2007                     Rockefeller Media Fellowship Nominee (Renew), New York,


2007                     University of Memphis, Fed Ex Institute & Lantana Projects,

       Memphis, TN

2005, 2006           Trust for Mutual Understanding, New York, NY

1999, 2002, ’06, ‘07   Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, Baltimore, MD

2003 - 2004            ARM (Artist Resource Media) Fellow, Dance Theater

       Workshop, New York, NY

2003, 2004             FAR Fund for Social Change, New York NY

1998, 2001             New York State Council on the Arts, Electronic Media and

       Film, NY

2000, 2001             Dodge Foundation Fellowship for the

       47th  & 48th International Flaherty Seminar, NJ

2001                       New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship, Trenton,


2001                       ASTRAEA Foundation, New York, NY


SELECT LECTURES & PRESENTATIONS                                                                                                        

2011                       School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

2011                       Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH

2011                       Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

2010                       Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelpia, PA

2010                       Center for Holocaust, Human Rights & Genocide Education        at Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ

2010                       New Forest Institute, Brooks, ME

2009                       Black Maria Film Festival, New Jersey City University,

       Jersey City, NJ

2008                       New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ

2007                       University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2007                       Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ

2006                       Community Arts Institute, Mid Atlantic                          Arts Foundation, Philadelphia, PA (at Moore College of        Art & Design)

2002                       New York University, New York, NY



Columbia University Libraries, New York, NY.

Donnell Media Center of the New York Public Library, New York, NY.

New York University, School of Social Work Library, New York, NY.

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, New York, NY.

The National Archive of Lesbian & Gay History, New York, NY.

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