Brian Charles Patterson                                                          

 

 

 

b. 1978, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Currently working in Richmond, Virginia                                                                        Download PDF

 

 

 

Education

 

2018              MFA, Virginia Commonwealth University, Kinetic Imaging, School of the Arts,

                      Richmond, Virginia

2010              HBF, Sculpture/Intermedia Studies, University of Utah,

                      Salt Lake City, Utah                 

2001              New York Film Academy - Eight Week Program, Los Angeles, California

 

Solo Exhibitions

        

2015              MISSILEBLOWER (And The Selected Good), Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City,

                      Utah

2014              As Long As There Is No Tomorrow, DEMO Project, Springfield, Illinois

2013              Lights Out, Sunrise/The Loss, Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo, Utah

2007              Thrones Scatter, Kayo Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Group Exhibitions

 

2018              Desire Lines, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, Utah

2017              The Years, FAB Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

                      What We Do Is Secret, MFA candidacy exhibition, Virginia Commonwealth University,

                      Richmond, Virginia

2017              MASSIVE DOUBT, FAB Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

2016              Video Snack 5, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania                                           

2015              Statewide Annual Competition ‘15, Rio Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah(catalog)

2014              The Flood Is Tall And I Am Short/The Loss, The Leonardo Museum, Salt Lake City, Utah

2013              Below, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, Utah

2012              Apposite Misfortune, Evolutionary Health Care, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Alternative Genres: Performance, Video, Nox Contemporary, Salt Lake City, Utah

2011              Passage, Sam Weller Books, Salt Lake City, Utah

2010              Seeing Without Knowing (honors thesis exhibition), Kayo Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

2009              Utah X/1, Salt Lake Art Center/ Salt Lake Film Center, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      1982: Lets Start Here, GARFO Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Building 38, The Pickle Company, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      The Video Show, Sam Wellers Books, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Round 5, Kayo Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Annual Student Exhibition, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2008              060708, Salt Lake Art Center, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Alternative Student Show, University of Utah Student Art Exhibition, Pickle Company,

                      Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Annual Student Exhibition, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Talkies, Saans Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

2007              white, IFLT Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Salt Lake to Boise, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho

                      Round 3, Kayo Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Annual Student Exhibition, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2006              Drawesome, IFLT Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

                      Annual Student Exhibition, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2005              Annual Student Exhibition, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2004              Utah Intercollegiate Show, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Pop-up Exhibitions (solo)

 

2013              NOTHING IS GEOMETRIC, Copper Palate Press, Salt Lake City, Utah

2011              Pray With Two Eyes Open, Copper Palate Press, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Collaborative Work

 

2015             Cloud Kiva Project with Andy Cvar, pop-up show, Salt Lake City, Utah

2009 - 2013  Various works/performances with Salt Lake Electric Ensemble

2011              Video Designer, Ride Me, New Works Theatre Machine, Director: Sam Littlefield, Rose Wagner

                      Center for the Performing Arts, Salt Lake City, Utah

2010              Double Down, Video Designer with performance art group tEEth, Ten Tiny Dances, Portland,

                      Oregon

2007              Live-feed videographer for performance artist Guillermo Gomez Peña, Mapa Corpo,

                      Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Film and Video Festivals

 

2018              That Other Film Festival, Muncie, Indiana

2016              MUX: Asheville Video Art Festival 2016, Asheville, North Carolina

        

Screenings

                        

2016              TRAYVON ZIMMERMAN/The One, 12 Minutes Max, Salt Lake City Public Library,

                      Salt Lake City, Utah

2009              The Silk,  Video Show, KAYO Gallery, (curated by Jared Steffensen), Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Residencies

                        

2013 - 2014    Artist-in-Residence, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Professional Services

 

2017               Artist Assistant for artist Bob Kaputof, Cold and Overcast Day, Cabell Branch Library Virginia

                       Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 

                       Artist Assistant for artist Bob Kaputof, Shimmer, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

2016               Artist Assistant for artist Bob Kaputof, InLight Richmond 2016, Richmond, Virginia

2013               Selection Committee, One-year artist-in-residence position at Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

                       Juror, Granger High School art exhibition, West Valley City, Utah

 

Teaching Experience

 

2017                Guest Lecture: Color grading for Adobe Premiere CC 2015, Virginia Commonwealth University,

                        Kinetic Imaging, Video Art III, Professor: Bob Kaputof

                        Guest Lecture: Intro to Adobe Premiere CC 2015, Virginia Commonwealth University, Department

                        of Fashion and Merchandising, Professor Hawa Stwodah

 

Lecture/Panel Appearances

 

2017                Guest lecturer, University of Utah Department of Art & Art History, Painting and Drawing, Professor:

                        Maureen O'Hara Ure

2013                Guest lecturer, University of Utah Department of Art & Art History, Painting and Drawing, Professor:

                        Maureen O'Hara Ure

2012                Visiting Artist/Guest Lecturer, Brigham Young University College of Music, Provo, Utah

                        (as member of the Salt Lake Electric Ensemble

2009                GARFO Gallery, artist panel, 1982: Let's start here 

2008                Salt Lake Art Center/Utah Film Center, artist panel, Utah X/1 

 

Academic Administration

                

2006 - 2008     Student Advisory Council Chair, University of Utah Department of Art and Art History

2007 - 2008     Student Committee Chair, Retention, Promotion and Tenure, University of Utah Department of

    Art and Art History

 

Curatorial/Exhibition Organization

 

2009               Chief Organizer Building 38: (Alternative Student Show), Pickle Company, Salt Lake City, Utah

2008               Chief Organizer Alternative Student Show, University of Utah Student Art Exhibition,

                       Pickle Company, Salt Lake City, Utah

2007               Chief Organizer/Founder, Alternative Student Show, University of Utah Student Art Exhibition, Pickle

                       Company, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

Awards and Scholarships

 

2008 - 2009   Departmental Scholarship, Department of Art and Art History, University of Utah

                       Carmen Morton Christensen Scholarship, University of Utah

2007 - 2008    Carmen Morton Christensen Scholarship, University of Utah

2007               Dean’s Choice Award, Annual Student Art Exhibition, University of Utah

2005 - 2006    Departmental Scholarship, Department of Art and Art History, University of Utah

 

Publications/Press

 

2015               Stephanie Southwick-Hickey, “Contemporary Reactions: Panopticon and MISSILEBLOWER”,

                       Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, June 18, 2015,    

                       http://www.utahmoca.org/2015/06/contemporary-reactions-panopticon-and-missileblower/

2014               Rachel Otwell, (interview), NPR Illinois 91.9FM, University of Illinois Springfield, March 7, 2014

2012               Cody Derrick, Marcus MacDonald, “Brian Patterson – Artistic Bloodline”, (interview),

                       cityhomeCOLLECTIVE, August 10, 2012, http://cityhomecollective.com/bria-patterson-blood-

                       median/

                       Ehren Clark, Brian Patterson, Salt Lake City Weekly, November 15, 2012

2010               CityWeekly (interview), Gavin Sheenan, http://www.cityweekly.net/TheDailyFeed/archives

                       /2010/01/18 /january-stroll-wren-ross-stephanie-toland-brian-patterson

                       Cara Despain, “Seeing Without Knowing”, Salt Lake City Weekly, January 22, 2011

                       Cara Despain, “25 Artists To Watch” Salt Lake City Weekly City Guide, January 4, 2010,

                       http://www.cityweekly.net/utah/25-utah-artists-to-watch/Content?oid=2142852

2009               Ehren Clark, 1982: Let’s Start Here, Salt Lake City Weekly, July 17, 2009