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Emerson Sigman

Lives and works in Chicago, IL.

 

Education

BA     Columbia College Chicago

          Cinema Arts and Sciences: Directing. Summa Cum Laude, 2014

 

Residencies

Lucky Pierre Free University: The Sky is Falling, The Money's All Gone. 2015.

Ordinary Projects: Industry of the Ordinary Summer School. 2014.

Homeroom E/E/E Mentorship Recipient, with Lori Felker. 2014.

 

Selected Exhibitions

Bad Romance. The Nightingale. Chicago, IL. Group Screening. February 2017.

2nd Floor Rear: Ritual. MANA Contemporary. Chicago, IL. Artist Festival. February 2017.

Inverse Performance Art Festival. Bentonville City Square. Bentonville, AR. Performance Art Festival. April 2016.

Works Against Despair: The Sky is Falling, The Money's All Gone. MANA Contemporary. Chicago, IL. Group Exhibition. April 2015.

11:11 - A Screening. Kitchen Space. Chicago, IL. Group Exhibition. September 2014.

DESIRE(D). MANA Contemporary. Chicago, IL. Group Exhibition. August 2014.

ACRE TV. Regular Programming. August 16, 2014.

Curious Mind::Curious Body. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL. Group Exhibition. May 2014.

Manifest Experimental Film Society Showcase. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL. Group Exhibition. May 2014.

Persistence of Motion. The Nightingale. Chicago, IL. Group Performance Exhibition. Curator & Artist. April 2014.

 

Publications

Inverting Expectations. Jocelyn Murphy. Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette. March 2017.

Inverse Performance Art Festival. Dustin Bartholomew. Fayetteville Flyer. April 2016.

Emergency Index: An Annual Document of Performance Practice, vol. 4. edited by Yelena Gluzman, Sophia Cleary, Katie Gaydos. Ugly Duckling Press. Nov 2015.

Videofocus. Stigmart Artpress. Featured Artist. March 2015.

Bad at Sports, Top 7 Weekend Picks! (9/5-9/7), badatsports.com

The Stereo Studio. Featured Artist. April 2014.

Forget Good Issue 5, Featured Artist, Nov 2012.

Imprint Online Publication, "Emerging Images: Ethos and Ethics in Editing", colum.edu/imprint Fall 2011.