AUDRA WIST b. 1990

 

EDUCATION

2015    MFA, New Genres, UCLA, Los Angeles CA

2012    BFA, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA

2011     Yale University Summer School of Art, Norfolk CT

 

EXHIBITIONS AND PERFORMANCES

2018   REVOLT/RESTRAINT, LUNA Experimental Film + Media Series, Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Pittsburgh PA

          Summer Camp: À Rebours , Home Alone, Los Angeles CA

          Daddy's Books, Life Lessons, Far Rockaway NY

          TOOL Shirt, performance with Oscar David Alvarez and Taylor Lor, The Broad Museum of Art, Los Angeles CA

          Keyword: International MAP, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh PA

          The Evidence, Home Alone, Los Angeles CA (upcoming)

 

2017    STUPID AND VICIOUS, 56 HENRY, New York NY

Sparkling, Still, or Spirit, The Ansonia Survey, Los Angeles CA

When Queens Collide: Conquest of the Universe with Tyler Matthew Oyer, Human Resources, Los Angeles CA

PPSA, Institute for New Feeling at LAABF, MOCA/Geffen Contemporary, Los Angeles CA

 

2016    SEXAHOL, performance with Nate Zeidman, High Art, Paris, France

Audra Wist, The Definition of Sexiness, Autre Magazine LOVE issue launch party, Ace Hotel, Los Angeles CA

 

2015    Women In Sound, VIA, Pittsburgh PA

MFA #1, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles CA

If I Turn My Back On You, Warner Studios, Los Angeles CA

 

2014    Pardon My Condition, Raymond Gallery, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena CA

MFA Show, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles CA

At Land, curated by Dana Eitches, Wilding Cran Gallery, Los Angeles CA

When Queens Collide: Conquest of the Universe, PAM, Los Angeles CA

 

2013    CJE x MD 1-6 collaboration with Casey Jane Ellison, VIA, Pittsburgh PA

Light Asylum (live visuals), 6119, Pittsburgh PA

24K Filth: Pop Cabaret, 6119, Pittsburgh PA

 

2012    All Visual Boston, Aviary Gallery, Boston MA

LE1F with Kevin Ramser (live visuals), 6119, Pittsburgh PA

Ordinary Excess, curated by Zev Rector, private home, New York NY

Terms & Conditions, Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh PA

10th Anniversary Benefit at Bakery Square, Future Tenant, Pittsburgh PA

The Journal of the Plague Year, Ellis Gallery, Pittsburgh PA

 

2011     Why Don’t You Feel Me, artspace105, Homestead PA

Under New Management, Melwood Drug Store, Pittsburgh PA

Yale/Norfolk Final Show, Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate, Norfolk CT

Works on Paper, Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate, Norfolk CT

vitaminwater uncapped:LIVE with Kevin Ramser (live visuals), pop-up, Pittsburgh PA

Blow Your Video Box, Brillobox, Pittsburgh PA


WRITING

2018  Column, Financial Domination And Consensual Blackmail: Why People Get Off On Extortion, Salty

 

2017    Book, STUPID AND VICIOUS, self-published

Feature, Migos, Flaunt Magazine

Feature, Bebe Rexha, Flaunt Magazine

Feature, Betony Vernon, Flaunt Magazine

Column, Scammers, Flaunt Magazine

Feature, Thomas Linder, Flaunt Magazine

Event, Hermes, Flaunt Magazine

 

2016    Interview with Aiden Starr, Autre

Interview with Ed Piskor, Autre

Interview with Sally Spitz and Christine Wang, tir journal

Interview with Tessa Kuragi, Autre

Editorial, The Anatomy of a Session, MATH

Column, On Sweetness, Autre

Column, Sex in a Vacuum, Autre

Editorial, On Hands, BRKFST

 

2015    Column, Why Erotica, The B-Word

Interview with Lex Brown, Autre

Interview with Sheree Rose, Autre

Column, Men Need to be Touched, Autre

Column, Being A Witness, Autre

Column, The Joy of Facesitting, Autre

 

PRESS

2016    Interview with Tamara Santibañez, Sang Bleu

 

2015    Interview with Oliver Kupper, Autre

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2018   Flaherty Film Seminar, The Necessary Image, Anonymous Scholarship

          LUNA Experimental Film & Media Series Grant, Pittsburgh Filmmakers

 

2014    Webster Scholarship, UCLA

 

2013    D’arcy Hayman Award, UCLA

Resnick Scholarship, UCLA

Art Council Award, UCLA

 

2012    Andrew Carnegie Society Scholar, Carnegie Mellon University

Samuel Rosenberg Senior Award, Carnegie Mellon University

 

2011     Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship, Yale University

Student Undergraduate Research Grant (SURG), Carnegie Mellon University

Individual Project Art Grant, School of Art, Carnegie Mellon University

Douglas Pickering Award, School of Art, Carnegie Mellon University

Student Undergraduate Research Grant (SURG), Carnegie Mellon University