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artist resume

Artist Resume

Bryan Leister
Education
2006 M.F.A. Digital Fine Arts, George Mason University, Graduate Student Award
1985 B.F.A Communication Arts, Virginia Commonwealth University, Dean’s list
Solo Exhibitions
2011Uncategorized, real-time video installation, prints on paper | Ironton Gallery, Denver CO
2010in transit, an interactive installation | Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts | Grand Rapids, MI
2006 EXHIBITIONspace, Fine Arts Gallery, Fairfax, VA
Bryan Leister, Gallery 233-ONE, Alexandria, VA
Honors and Awards
2013 Denver Theater District Commission, film commissioned by the Denver Theater District, Denver Digerati collection | Denver CO
2011 Redline Resource Artist Residency, Redline Artist Residency | Denver, CO
2008 The 27th Annual Black Maria Film Festival, Juror’s Citation for P.R. | official selection for touring throughout the US, Jersey City, NJ
2007 Curator’s Incubator, co-curator anti-matter: recontextualizing the material exhibited at Maryland Art Place | Baltimore, MD
2006 It Moves, It Moves Me! Best in Show, Fairfax, VA
1994 Gold Medal, Society of Illustrators, a national competition sponsored by the Museum of American Illustration in New York
1990 Silver Medal, Society of Illustrators, NY Silver Award, Art Directors Club of Metropolitan Washington
Juried Film Exhibitions
2010Festival Animator 2010, film screening, Poznan, Poland
34th Atlanta Film Festival, Indistinct Boundaries Movement 4 | official selection, Atlanta, GA
34th Atlanta Film Festival, Indistinct Boundaries Movement 2 | official selection, Atlanta GA
2009One Earth | One Dream Film Festival, drop | official selection, Laguna Beach, CA
47th Ann Arbor International Film Festival, Official Selection for P.R. | Ann Arbor, MI
15th Sedona International Film Festival, drop | official selection, Sedona, AZ
2008The 27th Annual Black Maria Film Festival, Juror's Citation for P.R. | official selection for touring throughout the US | Jersey City, NJ
42nd Brooklyn Arts Council International Film Festival, Official Selection for P.R. and Drop , Brooklyn, NY
Chicago Underground Film Festival, Official Selection for P.R., Chicago, IL
32nd Atlanta International Film Festival, an international festival receiving more than 1700 entries with fewer than 150 films selected, Atlanta, GA
15th New York Underground Film Festival, New York, NY
Globians Film Festival, an international festival focused on world and documentary films, Berlin, Germany
IV 08, 12th International Conference Information Visualization digital art gallery, London, UK
Byron Bay International Film Festival, Byron Bay, Australia
30th Annual Big Muddy Film Festival, Carbondale, IL
The 86Collective, a new media DVD showcase featuring four Denver artists sponsored by Rubi Rey, Denver, Chicago, Miami, USA
Juried Art Exhibitions
2012A Message for Survivors, interactive installation | Urban Institute of Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids MI
2010Toltec Totem, iPhone/iPad game/installation | Denver Botanical Gardens, Denver, CO
2009hypocenter, hypocenter installation | Denver Botanical Gardens, Denver, CO
2006 Junctures, Gallery 123, Fairfax VA
New Art Examined, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA
2003 Landscapes, Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria VA
Exhibitions (selected)
2013Friday Flash #4, public screening of motion work, Denver CO
Ironton Group Show, Ironton Gallery | Denver CO
Interactive Reliquary, Plus Gallery | Denver CO
Luciferase, Walker Fine Art | Denver CO
BYOB Denver, Redline Gallery | Denver CO
2012Material Engagements, Redline Gallery, Denver CO
Mood Analyticator, Blacktop Festival, Denver Colorado
Do You See What I See?, Freight Building, Denver Colorado
Notes on Feeling, Redline Gallery, Denver Colorado
2011BYOB – Redline Gallery, performed at Redline | Denver CO
2010Skating Still at 60X60 Dance!, FOFA Gallery | Montreal, Canada
3 X 3 Magazine, The Magazine of Contemporary Illustration, New York NY
2009Alumni Mix, hypocenter installation, School of the Arts Gallery, Fairfax, VA
Private Arts: A Designers Art Exhibition, Artery 717, Alexandria, VA
Rupture, a 3 minute full dome format film screened at Dome 360, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver CO
2008 86 Collective, The Lab at Belmar, Denver, CO
2006 Landscape and Memory, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA
Fluxus, Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD
Art as Social Action, Provisions Art Gallery, Washington, DC
Print-Amore, Fine Arts Gallery, Fairfax, VA
Southern Latitudes, Ice House Gallery, Berkeley Springs WV
Collections
Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington, DC,District of Columbia Historical Society, Washington DC,Blue Cross, Blue Shields, Washington DC,Systems Center, Sterling VA,James River Paper Co., Richmond VA,Celestial Seasonings, Boulder CO,Caffaro Baking Co., Seattle, WA,Kohler, Kohler, WI,Citicorp, New York, NY,American Society of Physical Therapists, Alexandria VA
Selected Commissions:
Cover Art: Businessweek, Forbes, The Atlantic Monthly, Time Magazine, The New Republic, PC Magazine, IBM Research, Fantasy and Science Fiction, The New York Times, WSJ, Washington Post Magazine, Washington Post Weekend, Insight Magazine, Nuclear Times, Harvard Business Review, New England Monthly, Eating Well, Der Speigel
Annual Reports: Smuckers, Systems Center, Riggs National Bank, Blue Cross Blue Shield
Portraits: Systems Center, Pierre L’Enfant for Washingtonian/District of Columbia Historical Society, James River Paper Company, Citibank, American Physical Therapy Association, Blue Cross/Blue Shields