JustinBerryArt [at] gmail.com
Waymaker [at] WaymakerGallery.com

EDUCATION

2006-2008
School of The Art Institute of Chicago (MFA)

1999-2003
TUFTS University (BFA)
School of the Museum of Fine Arts

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016
Photographs, Essex Flowers, New York, NY

2015
White Point, Cave, Detroit, MI
Active/Idle, CUAC, Salt Lake City, UT

2014
Lorem Ipsum, Interstate Projects, Brooklyn, NY
Would (a Prolouge), online commission for Bomb Magazine, bombmagazine.org

2012
NADA Miami Beach, Project Booth with Interstate Projects
Fissure and Fracture, Interstate Projects, Brooklyn, NY

2011
Mise An Abyme, Pigeon Wing, London

2010
Screening of Men With No Names, The Thing @ White Slab, Experimental Television Center Grant

2008
Malanorian Silk, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX

2006
Is Where The Heart Is, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
Patterns of the Mind, Schaefler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Visualaries: A 30th Anniversary Showcase of Select Media Artists, NY Media Center, Brooklyn, NY

2015
Anti-Grand: Contemporary Perspectives on Landscape, University of Richmond Art Museum, Richmond, VA
Being Essex Flowers, Adds Donna, Chicago, IL

2014
NADA NY, with Interstate, Brooklyn, NY
The Shortest Distance Between Two Points, with Parrallelograms, Syndicat Potential, Strasbourg, France

2013
Videos, Beverlys, New York, NY curated by Essex Flowers and Lost Soul Enterprises
Spacetime, Farm, Wellfleet, MA, curated by Katie Albert and Susie Nielsen
Faculty, Pratt DDA Art Gallery, New York, NY

2012
The Average Pencil is Seven Inches Long…, Catch, London, UK, curated by Isobel Shirley
Faculty, CCNY Art Gallery, New York, NY
Spring Benefit, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY
More Art Benefit, Knoll, NY, NY

2011
Composite Factor, Interstate Projects, Brookyln, NY
Videos on the Front, Interstate Projects, Brooklyn, NY

2010
Fourteen Again, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, curated by Micaela Giovanotti and Micaela Martegani
Flip It and Reverse It, The Pigeon Wing, London
Art/Value/Currency Pt.3, The Pigeon Wing, London
Miniplex, Deptford X Festival, London, curated by Sarah Jury, Isobel Shirley, and Alastair Willey
Art/Value/Currency Pt.2 Eastern District, New York
Faculty Show, Briarcliffe College, Bethpage, NY

2009
The Mysterious House of Colors, Waymaker Gallery online, commissioned by the More Art Foundation
Works on View, NEXT fair, Chicago, IL

2008
Fresh Baked, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston TX
Atmospherics, Kasia Kay Gallery, Chicago, IL
MFA Thesis, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Bauhaus, Guertin's Graphics, Chicago, IL
Harold Arts Residency Survey, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL

2007
Fluxuations, Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago IL
Amistad, Museo de Arte Moderno, Trujillo, Peru
Amistad, Museo de la Nacion, Lima, Peru
Really Rad Videos, Lloyd Dobler Gallery, Chicago, IL
While Here In This Place, Lloyd Dobler Gallery, Chicago, IL
The Nature of Disturbance, Rowland Contemporary, Chicago, IL
Preview, Devening Projects, Chicago IL
Current Projects, Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago, IL

2006
Drawing III, G Module Gallery, Paris, France
TXmas, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX
Ulterior Motifs, Wheeler Bros. Studio, Lubbock, TX
Opening Bloom, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston TX

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2010 - 2011
The Thing @ White Slab, with Wolfgang Staehle, Christoph Draeger, and Heidrun Holzfeind

2008
Atmospherics at Kasia Kay Gallery, Chicago, Co-curated with Claudia Hart

2007
Organizer and Moderator of panel discussion, Alternative to Alternative?

ALOGON GALLERY (Co-Director June 2007 - June 2008)

2008
Alogon, presented by Gaylen Gerber
Discipline Problems,curated by Joseph Grigely
NEXT Fair Chicago
The Strange Place, curated by Dayton Castleman
Only Blue Dear Lonely American, curated by the collective I.E.
Body Collective - curated by Jefferson Godard

2007
Glitches, Bits, and Switches - curated by Benjamin Chang
This is All Really Happening Right Now
Other Options - curated by InCUBATE
Easy Going Videos - video screening curated by Neil Infalvi
No Legs - curated by Zak Prekop

PRESS

2015
Bridle, James. “Video Game Photography”, Frieze Magazine, Issue 173
Tasman, David Andrew. “Video Paradise: Beauty in a Time of Violence”, PIN-UP Magazine, Issue 18
Solomon, Harris. “Altered Perceptions”, Prattfolio, Fall 2015 Issue
Berry, Justin. “Untitling Landscapes”, Media-N: Journal of the New Media Caucus, Spring 2015
Anderson, Stephen. “Justin Berry and Chris Coy at CUAC”, Temporaryartreview.com, March 6th 2015

2014
Vartanian, Hrag. “Your Concise Guide to the 2014 Bushwick Open Studios”, HyperAllergic.com, May 28
Johnson, Paddy and Kimball, Whitney. “Three Reviews of Three Bushwick Shows”, ArtFCity, June 6
Berry, Justin. “Finding the Beauty Hidden Inside Video Games”, Huffington Post, May 20
Berry, Justin. “De Re Mettalica”, The Appendix, January 15
Johnson, Paddy and Kimball, Whitney. “This Week’s Must-See Art Events: A Synth Workshop for Your Fair Week”, ArtFCity, May 5
Safronova, Valeriya. “Happenings: Art for All” (print) “An Art Weekend in Bushwick” (online) New York Times Style Magazine, June 1 (print) May 20 (online)

2013
Meier, Allison. “The Evolving Landscapes of Video Games”, HyperAllergic.com, August 13
Berry, Justin. “Landscapes of Possibility”, The Appendix, June 6th

2012
Seely, Thomas. "Justin Berry", Art Uncovered, BreakThruRadio.com, June 26, 2012
Johnson, Paddy. "Art Fag City: Erase You", The L Magazine, June 20-July 3, Vol. 10, No. 13, p.44.
(Also published as "Expressive Erasure", Art Fag City at The L Magazine, ArtFagCity.com, June 20.)
Lee, Adriana. "Artists Mine Video Games for Virtual Landscape Art", TechnoBuffalo.com, June 15.
Bittanti, Matteo. "Game Art: Justin Berry's 'Purple Dusk (Medal of Honor)' 2012", GameScenes.org, June 13.
Vartanian, Hrag. "9 Artists to Watch from 2012 Bushwick Open Studios", HyperAllergic.com, June 12.
"Making Art From Video Game Landscapes", via BuzzFeed, SFMoMA.tumblr.com, June 13.
Brandom, Russell. "Making Art from Video Game Landscapes", BuzzFeed.com, June 12.
Cristoph, Sara. "Art Review: A Haven During Bushwick Open Studios: 56 Bogart Street", BrooklynBased.net, June 8.
Sutton, Benjamin. "Press Art: The Video Game Trend at Bushwick Open Studios", ArtInfo.com, June 4.
Marsova, L. "AO Onsite - New York: Bushwick Open Studios Friday June 1st To Sunday June 3rd, 2012", ArtObserved.com, June 4.
Johnson, Paddy. "Bushwick Basel Participants Report: BOS a Success", ArtFagCity.com, June 5.
Mello, Joao. "Artista Transforma Cenarios de Videogame em Imagens Belissimas", Galileu, revistagalileu.globo.com, June.
"Photographs of Video Game Landscapes by Justin Berry", TripleCanopy.tumblr.com, May 31.
Miranda, Caroline A., "This Week: Must-See Arts in the City", Gallerina Culture.wnyc.org, May 30.
Ramos, Jason. "Notes on Looking at New York", Notes on Looking, NotesOnLooking.com, May 23.

2011
Aspidistra, Issue 2, Special Edition Box
Sterns, Jamie. "2 Days of Art", YaYaYa, yayayagetarty.blogspot.com, June 6
Lincoln, Amy. "New Galleries Bring Chelsea Polish to BOS", BushwickBK.com, June 6
Chayka, Kyle. "Bushwick Open Studios 2011: Pets, Paintings and Performance", hyperallergic.com, June 6
Vartanian, Hrag. "Bushwick Open Studios Continues to Grow but at What Cost?", ArtSeen, Brooklyn Rail, July/August
Bounty, Melissa. "Interview with Justin Berry", Choose Your Own Adventures, cyoa.com, September 7.

2010
Shirley, Isobel. "Interview with Justin Berry", Art/Value/Currency, artvaluecurrency.thebunkergallery.com.
Stiffler, Scott. "The A-List", The Villager, Vol. 80 No. 2, June 9-15.

2008
Stabler, Bert. "A Thousand Tempestuous Teacups", TheHoodedUtilitarian.com, April 30
Foumberg, Jason. "Art Fair Hangover", NewCity Chicago, art.newcity.com, April 29 - press for Alogon
Foumberg, Jason. "Fanstastic Antics", NewCity Chicago, art.newcity.com, March 13 - press for Alogon

2007
Niemann, Kerstin. "Haertland in Miami", Heartland Research, heartland.vanabbe.nl, December 10
Weinberg, Lauren. "While Here in this Place", Time Out Chicago, Issue no. 118
Wenzel, Erik. "The Nature of Disturbance", Time Out Chicago, Issue no. 101
"The Nature of Disturbance", FlavorPill, Issue no. 124
Gunn, Dan. "Review: Other Options", NewCity Chicago, art.newcity.com, October 25 - press for Alogon


AWARDS & COMMISSIONS

2014
NYFA Artist’s Fellowship - Electronic and Digital Media

2010
Speaker for 'Leaders In Software and Art'
Experimental Television Center Grant to screen 'Men with No Names'

2009
Art Creates Community - moreart.org

2007
Harold Arts Residency Program


LECTURES & PANELS

2015
IEEE Games, Entertainment, and Media, Toronto
College of Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

2014
Dialouges: Crossroads of Arts and Sciences, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY

2013
Yale University, New Haven Conneticut
Fordham University, New York

2011
University of Syracuse, Syracuse, NY

2010
LISA (Leaders In Software and Art) NY, NY

2007
Alternative to Alternative?, Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago, IL









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