Sara Ludy

www.saraludy.com

sara.ludy@gmail.com

Represented by bitforms gallery; New York, NY


 

Education

School of the Art Institute of Chicago,  1998 - 2003

BFA New Media, Presidential Scholarship


 

Solo + Two Person Exhibitions

2017 - Climates, Lincoln Park Conservatory, ESS; Chicago, IL

2016 - Irreality, CP Projects Space; New York, NY

2016 - Subsurface Hell, bitforms gallery; New York, NY

2015 - Beyond the Trees: Wallpapers in Dialogue with Emily Carr, Vancouver Art Gallery; Vancouver, BC

2014 - Place, http://room.thecomposingrooms.com; Online

2014 - Dream House, Ditch Projects; Springfield, OR

2013 - SPHERES 1-20, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery; New York, NY

2012 - WALLPAPERS, The Sunday Painter; London UK

2012 - Sara Ludy + Nicolas Sassoon, Lossless Gallery; Calgary, Alberta

2012 - Rooms, klausgallery.net; Online

2011 - Diaporamas, Hex Gallery; Kansas City, MO

2011 - WALLPAPERS, 319 Scholes; Brooklyn, NY

2011 - Walkthroughs, bubblebyte.org; Online


 

Group Exhibitions

2018 - CHICAGO NEW MEDIA 1973 - 1992; Gallery 400; Chicago, IL

2018 - JK - New Media; Max Frisch Bad; Zurich, CH

2018 - Otra visita a la escultura; Laboratorio Arte Alameda; Ciudad de México, MX

2018 - I Was Raised on the Internet; Museum of Contemporary Art; Chicago, IL

2018 - Memory Palace; Circle Contemporary; Chicago, IL

2018 - Portals_Thresholds; Reinberger Gallery - CIA; Cleveland, OH

2018 - Stream Capture; MCAD; Minneapolis, MN

2017 - At the Mercy of; LVL3 Gallery; Chicago, IL

2017 - Wallpapers at New Forms Festival, Center for Digital Media; Vancouver, BC

2017 - bitforms Summer Show; bitforms gallery; New York, NY

2016 - The real-fake.org 2.0, Bronx Art Space; Bronx, NY

2016 - bitforms gallery 15 Year Anniversary Exhibition; Minnesota Street Project; San Francisco, CA

2016 - Robots Building Robots, Hedreen Gallery at Seattle University; Seattle, WA

2016 - An Honest Mimic, Field Contemporary; Vancouver, BC

2016 - The Domestic Promise Land, Atelier Clerici; Milan, IT

2016 - Geographically Indeterminate Fantasies: The Animated Gif as Place; http://pcgalleries.providence.edu/GIF/, Online

2016 - Speed Show LA: Manifesto; IPC Bang Internet Cafe; Los Angeles, CA

2016 - Low, Lyles & King; New York, NY

2015 - Real Things About Real Things, American Medium; Brooklyn, NY

2015 - First Look: Brushes, Co-presented by Rhizome + New Museum; rhizome.org, Online

2015 - OXI MORE ON, Lyon Biennale, Espace Verney-Carron; Lyon, FR

2015 - Wallpapers for Facade Fest, Vancouver Art Gallery; Vancouver, BC

2015 - NewNewspeak, C-Space; Beijing, CN

2015 - Memory Burn, bitforms gallery; New York, NY

2015 - Unhide, Smart Objects; Los Angeles, CA

2015 - WITCHCRAFT, Initial Gallery; Vancouver, BC

2015 - Les Nocturnes Du Mac, X + 1; Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, Montréal, QC

2015 - Prava Festival, Pike + Rose; Bethesda, MD

2015 - Three Rooms, Gabriel Rolt; Amsterdam, NL

2014 - Premium Bundle, Bronx Art Space; Bronx, NY

2014 - Unoriginal Genius, Carroll Fletcher; London, UK

2014 - Sanssoucci Realty, http://www.sanssoucirealty.com/; Online

2014 - Women in Digital, The Hospital Club; London, UK

2014 - WALLPAPERS, Safe Space at Drake Hotel for Nuit Blanche; Toronto, ON

2014 - Net Trash, DLECTRICITY; Detroit, MI

2014 - WALLPAPERS, New Forms Festival; Vancouver, BC

2014 - Dream Home, Hackney Wicked Festival via Arebyte; London, UK

2014 - ULO: Part 1, Interstate Projects; Brooklyn, NY

2014 - Synthetische Vernünftig, LEAP; Berlin, DE

2014 - The New Romantics, Eyebeam Art + Technology Center; New York, NY

2014 - Internet Aware, The Gallery at Ace Hotel (via Rhizome); New York, NY

2014 - Networks, White Box (via Appendix Space); Portland, OR

2014 - Full Screen, Xpo Gallery; Paris, FR

2014 - Mutations, http://mutations.gallery; Online

2014 - Liquid Crystal Palace: Recent Works with Jeremy Blake, Honor Fraser; Los Angeles, CA

2014 - Anne Eastman, Sara Ludy, Yuri Masnyj, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery; New York, NY

2013 - PostPictures, bitforms gallery; New York, NY

2013 - Different Domain, The Royal Standard; Liverpool, UK

2013 - The 5th Dimension, Ricou Gallery; Brussels, BE

2013 - Museum of Internet - Selfie; Online

2013 - Salient, Twelve Around One at The Dye House, London, UK

2013 - :::ZIP THE BRIGHT:::, Kenderdine Art Gallery; Saskatoon, SK

2013 - Notes on a New Nature, Arti et Amicitiae; Amsterdam, NL

2013 - Rigid Bodies, rigidbod.tumblr.com; Online

2013 - #SVAES, Postmasters Gallery; New York, NY

2013 - Decenter Armory, decenterarmory.com/network; Online

2013 - Involution, Otras Obras; Tijuana, MX

2013 - DVD DEAD DROP Vol. 5, Museum of Moving Image; New York, NY

2013 - :::ZIP THE BRIGHT:::, Trinity Square Video; Toronto, ON

2012 - Brooklyn Night Bazaar, 45 N. 5th Street; Brooklyn, NY

2012 - The Black Lodge, Interstate Projects; Brooklyn, NY

2012 - Space|Place, womanorial.com; Online

2012 - IRL, Western Front; Vancouver BC

2012 - WALLPAPERS, New Forms Festival; Vancouver, BC

2012 - Visual Rhythm, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art; Boulder, CO

2012 - BY_YOU_BY_ME_BY_WE, Twelve Around One; London, UK

2012 - #D, Bronx Art Space; Bronx, NY

2012 - Body Manipulations, The LAB; San Francisco, CA

2012 - Oslo 10, Bcc 9: DAS EI OHNE SCHALE; Basel, Switzerland

2012 - Someone singing like calling your name, Saamlung Karaoke Lounge; Wanchai, HK

2012 - Apocalyptic Shift, Eyebeam Art + Technology Center; New York, NY

2012 - Swoon Magazine Release Party, Secret Project Robot; Brooklyn, NY

2012 - GIFS 4 LIFE, Internet Cafe; Galway, Ireland

2012 - Responsive Eyes, Jacob's Island; London, UK

2012 - PRIMO ANNIVERSARIO, The Sunday Painter; London, UK

2012 - DESKTOP VIEWS, desktop-views.com/; Online

2012 - To Point Oh, littlepaperplanes.com; Online

2011 - Notes on a New Nature, 319 Scholes; Brooklyn, NY

2011 - BYOB São Paulo, Cinemateca Brasileira; São Paulo, Brazil

2011 - Random Rotations, The Berkeley Art Museum; Berkeley, CA

2011 - Format, The Luminary Center for the Arts; Saint Louis, MO

2011 - BYOB Linz, Underpass; Linz, AT

2011 - Repetition is a Form of Change, Artisphere; Arlington, VA

2011 - The Armory Show, Rhizome at The New Museum; New York, NY

2011 - Getting Closer, Fe Arts Gallery; Pittsburgh, PA

2010 - BYOB LA, Gayle & Ed Roski MFA Gallery at USC; Los Angeles, CA

2010 - Dream Machine, Fabrien Fryns Fine Art; Los Angeles, CA

2003 - Anti-Spacesuit - The Dirty Future, Gallery 2; Chicago, IL


 

Screenings

2018 - Ungrund Video Screening; Coaxial; Los Angeles, CA

2018 - Spirit Ground; Secret Project Robot; Brooklyn, NY

2017 - Edge of Frame: After Nature; Close-Up Film Center; London, UK

2017 - PLAY; Blindside Gallery; Melbourne, AU

2015 - Rooms/Phantom Horizons, Kuenstlerhaus Bethanien; Berlin, DE

2014 - Just Jam, Barbican Centre; London, UK

2013 - Calculated Movements, Pacific Cinémathèque; Vancouver, BC

2013 - Video Snack, 56 Bogart Studios; Brooklyn, NY

2013 - The World is !Flat, Denver Theatre District; Denver, CO

2013 - New Aesthetics: Constancy of the Internal Principle, National Centre for Contemporary Arts; Yekaterinburg, RU

2013 - INTERNET VIDEOS, presented by Fach + Asendorf Gallery @ PAF Festival; Olomouc, CZ

2013 - Net Artist Music Videos, 7 Days of Sound Festival; London, UK

2013 - My First 3D, Microscope Gallery; New York, NY

2013 - Short Visits to Different Worlds, Frame Arts Warehouse; Winnepeg, MB

2012 - COMPRESSION, Trinity Square Video; Toronto, ON

2012 - Exciting Virtuals, Melina; Dráma, Greece

2012 - Dinca Vision Quest, Thalia Hall; Chicago, IL

2012 - Video Violence, Kunsthaus Dresden; Dresden, DE

2011 - Action! Part 2, Ghost Gallery; Seattle, WA.

2011 - Stations Balnéaires, by Sabrina Ratté; Montréal, QC

2011 - Action! International Film Club, Dazed Live Festival; London, UK

2004 - Game Video, Heaven Gallery; Chicago, IL

2002 - Reconfiguring Pop, Gallery 2; Chicago, IL

2002 - Discount Cinema; Chicago, IL


 

Performance

2018 - O3, AV Performance, Rooftop Institute; Wan Chai, Hong Kong

2016 - Desert Rose, AV Performance, Lampo @ The Graham Foundation; Chicago, IL

2016 - O2, AV Performance, Public Functionary; Minneapolis, MN

2015 - O1, AV Performance, Dinca Vision Quest, Co-Prosperity Sphere; Chicago, IL

2014 - Live visuals for Nullsleep, LWLVL Festival; Brooklyn, NY

2010 - AV Performance w/ Shazzula, Show Cave; Los Angeles, CA

2010 - AV Performance, Choate/Becklin Residence; Los Angeles, CA

2010 - AV Performance  w/ Suzy Poling + Jimi Cabeza de Vaca, Hyperion Tavern; Los Angeles, CA.

2010 - AV Performance, Bohemian Society; Los Angeles, CA.

2010 - Bitch Swamp, Mastadon Mesa; Los Angeles, CA

2003 - AVSD Performance, Museum of Contemporary Art; Chicago, IL

2003 - Thin Skin Exhibition - AVSD, Chicago Cultural Center; Chicago, IL


 

Artist Lectures + Workshops

2018 - DIALOGUE, Rooftop Institute; Wan Chai, Hong Kong

2015 - Virtual Experiments in the Real World, Art Association of Jackson Hole; Jackson, WY

2014 - Visiting Artist Talk, University of Colorado Boulder; Boulder, CO

2013 - Visiting Artist Talk, University of Oregon Eugene; Eugene, OR

2012 - Pro-Am: Art and Culture on the Internet, Western Front; Vancouver, BC

2012 - Visiting Artist Talk, Alberta College of Art and Design; Calgary, Alberta

2012 - Conversations at the Edge: A Space In-Between, Gene Siskel Film Center; Chicago, IL

 

 

Residencies

2018 - Wavefront Artist Exchange, via ESS + Soundpocket; Hong Kong

2016 - FD13; Minneapolis, MN


 

Commissions

2018 - Fire Mountain + Sky Ruby, Animations; Niio

2017 - Time We Have, Music Video; Steve Hauschildt

2016 - Flora Powers, TNJ Bouquet;  Berlin Biennale

2016 - Glass Dragons 1 + 2, Animations; Daata Editions

2015 - Vapors, Website; New Hive

2013 - House on Fire, Music Video; Outfit

2013 - Blue Dither Square, Website + Textile Design; Sidian, Ersatz + Vanes

2012 - Stelle Negli Occhi, Sound piece; Website intervention for Art Licks, curated by bubblebyte.org

2012 - Another Day, Another Time (w/ Austin Meredith), Music Video; Plink Flojd

2011 - nobelprize.no

2011 - Parallelograms.info


Publications

2018 - 50 Contemporary Women Artists: Groundbreaking Art from 1960 to Now; Editors: John Gosslee and Heather Zises

Selected Press

2018 - Dreams and Virtual Reality are Ideal Collaborators: An Interview with Artist Sara Ludy; Niio

2017 - 'Like Art': 7 Masterpieces of Social Media that will make it into the History Books; Artnet

2017 - Climates by Alex Jen; Experimental Sound Studio

2016 - Imaginative Flowers, Designed by Artists – and Available to Order; The New York Times, T Magazine

2016 - Artist of the Week: Sara Ludy; Artslant

2016 - Turning the Digital into the Material, with Feng Shui; Hyperallergic

2016 - Critic's Picks; Artforum

2016 - Enter a “Subsurface Hell' in Sara Ludy's New Show; The Creator’s Project

2015 - Sara Ludy's abstractions probe the psychic charge of Photoshop; Rhizome

2015 - Interview with Intelligentsia Gallery 智先画廊; Intelligentsia Gallery

2015 - Just Beyond the Trees; Vandocument

2015 - Artist and Curator Ajay Kurian's NADA New York 2015 Picks; Artspace

2015 - WITCHCRAFT: Craftsmanship, personal mythologies and spiritual queries in the digital realm; Rhizome

2014 - Tour Digital Real Estate Inspired by Lucid Dreams; The Creator’s Project

2014 - Pan Gifs; Tom Moody

2013 - PostPictures: A New Generation of Pictorial Structuralists is Introduced by New York's bitforms gallery; Huffington Post