Barbara M. Bickart

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

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, 
‚Äč                              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
 
SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS

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

SELECT GRANTS/FELLOWSHIPS

2009                     Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, Baltimore, MD 

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

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

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,
                               NJ                                             

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
 
COLLECTIONS

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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