CV

CV

CHRISTINA FREEMAN
Born in Wilmington, DE
Lives in Brooklyn, NY

EDUCATION
2012 MFA Hunter College, CUNY
2005 BA Haverford College

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS + PERFORMANCES
2019
UltraViolet Archive, Creative Time Summit X Session, Cooper Union, New York, NY (upcoming)
UltraViolet Archive, Queens International: Volumes, Queens Museum, Queens, NY (2018-2019)
Prototype, Alterwork Studios, Long Island City, NY
2018
Best Value Lemonade, ARoS (Aarhus Art Museum), Aarhus, Denmark
The Game Show, ABC No Rio in Exile, Bullet Space, New York, NY
Anything, curated by Amir Badawi, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY
2017
INSITU, Site Specific Dance Festival, Long Island City, NY
The Incoherents Salon, A Mise-en-scéne by Pablo Helguera and Dannielle Tegeder, Curated by Arden Sherman at Hunter East Harlem Gallery, New York, NY
2016
A Precipice, Abandon, A Dotted Line, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY
3459, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY & Relapse Collective, London
Wild Seeds, Happy Lucky No.1 / Presented in Collaboration with Temporary Agency, Brooklyn, NY
2015
Leftovers, Arcilesi / Homberg Fine Art, New York, NY
2014
Big Window / Little Field, Heliopolis, Brooklyn, NY
2012
Plums for Trash, The Red House Centre for Culture and Debate, Sofia, Bulgaria
Plums for Trash, Galería Perdida, Chilchota, Michoacán, Mexico

CURATORIAL PROJECTS
2019
Who Takes Care of New York? Queens Museum, Queens, NY
Alternative Approaches to Photography, Sweet Flypaper Gallery, Hunter College
2018
Saunter, Trek, Escort Parade (S.T.E.P. . .), Queens Museum, Queens, NY
Saunter, Trek, Escort Parade (S.T.E.P. . .), Flux Factory, Queens, NY
Air Rights: a series of artist-made flags, Windmill Community Garden, Queens, NY
2017
Tongue Tide, Flux Factory, Queens, NY
Against Competition /Towards Mutual Aid, ABC NO Rio in Exile, Flux Factory, Queens, NY
2016
Julio Grinblatt: Cielito Lindo, Magill Library at Haverford College, Haverford, PA

PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS, LECTURES, WORKSHOPS
2019
Creative Time, Summit X Session, Cooper Union, New York, NY (forthcoming)
Who Takes Care of New York?, Curators’ Walk-through, Queens Museum, Queens, NY
Green Zine Fair, Curated by John Paul, Baxter Street at CCNY, New York, NY
Alternative Process Photography Workshop, Crossway Foundation, Hunter College, CUNY
NeON Photographers Workshop, Hunter East Harlem Gallery, New York, NY
Printed Matter Art Book LA, Geffen Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
2018
Access and Agency, Panel Discussion, Queens Museum, Queens, NY
Saunter, Trek, Escort Parade (S.T.E.P. . .), The New School, New York, NY
Cyanotype Workshop, ARoS (Aarhus Art Museum), Aarhus, Denmark
UltraViolet Archive, ARoS (Aarhus Art Museum), Aarhus, Denmark
2017
Against Competition: ABC No Rio in Exile, presentation for The New School at Flux Factory
2016
Artists’ Books Workshop, Flux Factory, Queens, NY
Creative Capital Summer Intensive, BAM, Brooklyn, NY

AWARDS + GRANTS
2019
PUSH/PULL, Editorial Stipend, Culture Push, New York, NY
2018
Danish Arts Foundation, International Research Programme, Copenhagen, Denmark
NY Department of Cultural Affairs, grant for S.T.E.P. . ., Flux Factory and Queens Museum
2017
New York State Council on the Arts, grant for Tongue Tide, Flux Factory, Queens, NY
2016
PSC CUNY Fund: SPE National Conference
Tuttle Fund for the Development of Visual Culture Across the Curriculum
2015
PSC CUNY Fund Award Recipient: Center for Book Arts
2012
The Red House Centre for Culture and Debate, Sofia, Bulgaria
Graf Travel Grant, Hunter College

RESIDENCIES
2019
Culture Push (Associated Artist), New York, NY
2018
ARoS (Aarhus Art Museum), Aarhus, Denmark
2016
Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY (2016-2018)
2014
Heliopolis, Brooklyn, NY
2012
Galería Perdida, Chilchota, Michoacán, Mexico
SOMA, Mexico City, Mexico
The Red House Centre for Culture and Debate, Sofia, Bulgaria


PUBLICATIONS + PRESS

2019
Bishara, Hakim “What to See and Do During New York Climate Week.” Hyperallergic.com. 19 September 2019. Web
Ricciulli, Valeria. “Who Takes Care of New York?: A new exhibition highlights environmental stewardship in NYC,” NY.Curbed.com. 16 September 2019. Web

Freeman, Christina. Editor, PUSH/PULL, Culture Push, Print and Web

2018
O’Neill-Butler, Lauren. “Lure of the Local,” Artforum.com 11 December 2018. Web

Embuscado, Rain. “How to Spend the Day Seeing Amazing Art All Over Queens,” Vulture.com 21 November 2018. Web

Approval Matrix,” New York Magazine. 29 October 2018. Print and Web

Jeffreys, Tom. “Walking from Dunkirk to Barcelona to Measure the Curvature of the Earth,” Frieze.com. 25 October 2018. Web

“Zingrecommends – New York Edition,” Zing Magazine.com. 24 October 2018. Web

“Editor’s Pick,” ARTCARDS.CC. 2 October 2018. Web

Stark, Ian J. “Best NYC Museum Shows to See This Fall,” Newsday.com. 19 September 2018. Web

Johnson, Paddy. “From Warhol’s Pop Masterpieces to Manny Farber’s Termite Art,’ the 15 Must-See Exhibitions of Fall 2018,” Observer.com, September 14 2018. Web

Heinrich, Will. “Art Fall Preview: 100 Not to Miss Shows from East Coast to West,” The New York Times. 13 September 2018. Print and Web

“Things to Do in Queens This Month,” CityGuideNY.com. 8 September 2018. Web

“49 Must-See Art Shows Opening this Fall,” Vulture.com. 6 September 2018. Web

Chamberlain, Colby. “Queens International 2018: Volumes,” Artforum. September 2018. Print

“Hyperallergic Fall Guide,” Hyperallergic. September 2018 Print

Nielsen, Mille Hojerslev. Kollektivanden har indtaget ARoS. 4 September 2018. Web

Biberovic, Teodora. “Flux Factory – Fra Queens til ARoS med focus på fællesskab,” Kultur Magasinet Fine Spind. August 2018

Weber, Jasmine. “Art Movements,” Hyperallergic.com. 27 July 2018. Web

“Art Industry News: Surrealist ‘It Girl’ and Shrewd Businesswoman Gala Dalí Finally Gets Her Due + Other Stories,” Artnet News. 26 July 2018.

Queens Museum Announces Artists Participating in its Upcoming Biennial,” Artforum.com. 25 July 2018. Web

2017
Larkin, Daniel. “Playing with Words in the most Linguistically Diverse Place in the World,” Hyperallergic.com. 20 July 2017. Web

“Art Listings” Queens Chronicle, 20 July 2017. Print and Web.

Greenpointers Staff. “Tongue Tide, Zine Fest, Harpoon Siracha Blonde, Summer Shake-Up, Twerk It Tuesday — What’s Happening, Greenpoint?” Greenpointers.com. 5 July 2017. Web.

Artcards: Editor’s Pick, 4 July 2017. Web.

Farley, Michael Anthony. “This Week’s Must-See Art Events: How’s About Some Hot Stuff Baby This Evening?” ArtFCity.com. 3 July 2017. Web

Micheal Anthony Farley, “This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Have Your Cake & Smash It Too.” ArtFCity.com, February 6, 2017

Brian Glaser. “Artist Christina Freeman ‘05 Returns to the Site of Her Early Inspiration,” Haverford.edu, January 26, 2017

Interview with Caitlin Foley and Misha Rabinovich, New Media Caucus Hub

Liboiron, Max. Art & Artists List, DiscardStudies.com

The Issue, Photographer’s Collective, Hunter College, Spring 2017

2016
Hayley Maitlan, August Culture Guide, Vogue UK, August 2, 2016

Veida Weisblum, “Weekend Edition: 9 Things to do in New York’s Art World,New York Observer, July 14, 2016

Brian Glaser, “Mixed Media”, Haverford Magazine, Fall 2016, page 31

Interview with Caitlin Foleyand Misha Rabinovich

Interview with Emireth Herrera, Joelle Fleurentin, and Chloe Langlais

Interview with Maya Jeffereis

Fermenting at Flux; Live & Active Cultures, New Media Caucus Hub ,

New Media Caucus 2016 Showcase Report, Media-N Journal

2015
Thomas Hunter Project Space Catalogue
Published: Explorations of Alternative Economies, Media-N Journal, Interview with Stephanie Tripp
Published: Mnemosyne Atlas, edited by Freya Powell

2013
Published: Pirate Press, Issue #2 edited by Misa Jefferies and Christopher Rivera
Published: Mnemosyne Atlas, edited by Freya Powell

2012
Invited Guest: Bulgarian National Radio, Sofia, Bulgaria
Invited Guest: Radio Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria
Featured Artist: Culture Hour, Bulgarian National Television
Liboiron, Max. “Plums for Trash and the Object Ethnography Project: Praxis-Based Value Networks.” DiscardStudies.com. May 10, 2012.

2011
Exhibition Catalog: Capture, self published, May 2011

2007
Published: “Krappy Kamera Competition,” Camera Arts, May/June 2007


Teaching

2019
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Studio Art, Hunter College, New York, NY (2014-Present)

2018
Cyanotype Workshop, ARoS Public, ARos Art Museum, Aarhus Denmark
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Macaulay Honors College, Hunter College, New York, NY (2017-2018)
Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Fine Arts, Haverford College, Haverford, PA (2016-2018)

2016
Artists’ Books Workshop, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY
Artists’ Books Workshop, Hunter College, CUNY, New York

2013
Visiting Critic, College of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York

2012
Teaching Assistant, Daniel Bozhkov, Hunter College, CUNY, New York

2011
Teaching Assistant, Constance DeJong, Hunter College, CUNY, New York
Teaching Assistant, J.D. Walsh, Hunter College, CUNY, New York
Visiting Teaching Artist, Transit Museum, Brooklyn, NY (2009-2011)

2010
Visiting Teaching Artist, The Creative Center (2008-2010)

Lectures

2018
Access and Agency, Queens Museum, Queens, NY
Saunter Trek Escort Parade, The New School, New York, NY
UltraViolet Archive, ARoS Public, ARos Art Museum, Aarhus Denmark

2017
Against Competition / Towards Mutual Aid: ABC No Rio in Exile at Flux Factory, presentation for The New School, New York, NY

2016
Creative Capital Summer Intensive, BAM, Brooklyn, NY
Temporary Agency, Brooklyn, NY

2015
Artists’ Books, Hunter College, New York, NY
Alternative Economies, Arcilesi Homberg Fine Art, New York, NY
Relational Aesthetics, Hunter College, New York, NY

2013
Trashed, Seafarers & International House, New York, NY

2012
Plums for Trash, la Casa de los Amigos, Mexico City, Mexico
Plums for Trash, The Red House Centre for Culture and Debate, Sofia, Bulgaria
Plums for Trash, 134 SOU Dimcho Debeljanov, Sofia, Bulgaria

2011
Relational Aesthetics Then and Now, Hunter College, New York, NY

2010
Mercer County Community College, West Windsor, NJ
Focus & Motivation Lecture Series, Hunter College, New York, NY

2009
Charlotte Country Day School, Charlotte, NC
Friends School Charlotte, Charlotte, NC


Associations

New Media Caucus, Co-Chair of Events and Exhibitions (2014-2019)

Society for Photographic Education (2011-2017)