Adrienne Crossman
b. 1988 | adriennecrossman@gmail.com

EDUCATION
2018 MFA Candidate in Visual Art, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON
2012 BFA Integrated Media, Minor Digital and Media Studies, OCAD University, Toronto, ON

SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2016 Fear of a Queer Planet, White House Studio Project, Toronto, ON
2012 Neither Here Nor There, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON
2012 There’s Something in the Woodwork, SPARK, Syracuse, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 Bad Geometry, Project Gallery Studios, Toronto, ON. Feat Lauren Pelc-McArthur, Tobias Williams and Brianna Lowe.
2017 Summer Art Fest, Artcite, Windsor, ON
2017 SHOW.17, Idea Exchange, Cambridge, ON. Curated by Iga Janik.
2017 recurrence, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON. Curated by Maandeeq Mohamed
2017 Chromatic Festival, Studio L'Éloi, Montréal, QC. Curated by Hugo Dufour
2017 I’d rather be a cyborg than a god/dess, idratherbeacyborgthanagoddess.com. Curated by Denise Chan, Asta McCann and Lauren Kozicki.
2017 ReWired: Art x Bissell, iSchool, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
2017 Glitch, The Pharmacy, Carlisle, UK. Curated by Jamie F Simpson.
2017 Toronto is for Everyone, Honest Ed’s, Toronto, ON. Curated by Carolyn Tripp.
2016 Asphaltpuffin, Artspeak Gallery, Windsor, ON
2016 Utopia is No Place, Utopia is a Process, Usdan Gallery, Bennington, VT. Curated by Jacqueline Mabey.
2015 Carnival of Sorts, G Gallery, Toronto, ON. With Jennifer Chan and Lorna Mills, Curated By Jacqueline Mabey.
2015 There Should Be Gardens, InterAccess, Toronto, ON. Curated By Amber Christensen.
2015 Pale Blue, Milk Glass, Toronto, ON. Curated by Lindsay Cahill.
2015 Are We There Yet?, Propeller Gallery, Toronto, ON. Curated by Nathan Heuvingh.
2015 sidewalkscreening.gif Whippersnapper Gallery, Toronto, ON. Curated by Mohammad Razaei.
2014 A Secret Garden, OCAD U Student Gallery, Toronto, ON. Curated by Lido Pimienta.
2014 Homer's Odyssey: A Simpson's Art Show, Videofag, Toronto, ON. Curated by Lindsay Cahill.
2014 #queerdeathdrive - AGO First Thursday, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON. Curated by Jordan Tannahil and William Ellis.
2014 Error Message, Tsvetnoy Central Market, Moscow, Russia. Moscow Biennale for Young Art, curated by Elvira Zhagun and Dasha Birukova.
2014 SYS.TE/M FAIL.U+RE, 2186 Dundas, Toronto, ON. Curated by Shauna Jean Doherty.
2013 The Wrong New Digital Art Biennale, Sao Paolo, Brazil
2013 exotic forbidden torrents pavilion, thewrong.org. Curated by Peter Rahul.
2013 In The Image Of, CLGA Archives, Toronto, ON. Curated by William Craddock.

SELECTED SCREENINGS 
2017 Regent Park Film Festival, EmacipAction screening, Daniels Spectrum Toronto, ON. Curated by soJin Chun.
2017 Images Festival Spotlight Screening: Deirdre Logue, Innis Town Hall, Toronto, ON
2016 Drake TV Programme: Spring 2016, The Drake Hotel Toronto, ON. Curated by Vanessa B. Rieger and Peter Rahul.
2015 APN – Hyperlink 2.0, 233 Spadina Toronto, ON
2015 <3 <br>,  Analog Preservation Network VHS Compilation and Screening, Toronto, ON
2015 Wait (part of WADE IN), Mjóddin, Reykjavík, Iceland. Curated by Eva Isleifsdottir. 
2014 That Teenage Feeling (part of WADE IN), Videofag, Toronto, ON. Curated by Zach Pearl.
2014 Afterhours: DTV GIF Art Takeover, The Drake Hotel, Toronto, ON. Curated by Rea McNamara.
2014 WADE IN Screening, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. Johns, NL. Curated by Zach Pearl. 
2012 The Wandering Mercuries Film Festival, Badlands, Rochester, NY
2011 Dead (g)end(er) Launch, Niagara Artists Centre, St. Catharines, ON
2010 IMAGE + NATION Film Festival, Montréal, QC
2010 Inside Out Film Festival, Hogtown Homos Series, Toronto, ON
2010 Ladyfest - Feminist Film and Video Festival, Harthouse, Toronto, ON

LIVE PROJECTIONS
2017 Long Winter Year 5 Vol. 2, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON
2016 SMASH: Instant Classic, Gardiner Museum Toronto, ON. Curated by Justin Broadbent.
2016 Maker Shaker, Craft Ontario, Toronto, ON
2016 OKAY Collective: Dispatch 01 Release, Electric Perfume Toronto, ON
2016 GAL Crush: Fundraiser for Girl’s Art League, The Garrison Toronto, ON
2015 Alvvays European Tour - Milan, Italy/Stockholm, Sweden/Amsterdam, Netherlands/London, UK.
2015 Long Winter Year 3 Vol. 3, Toronto, ON
2014 Alvvays Live at the Opera House, Toronto, ON
2014 LIDO PIMIENTA for X AVANT IX, The Music Gallery, Toronto, ON. Original Projections in collaboration with Peter Rahul.
2014 BYOB – Power Ball, The Power Plant, Toronto, ON. Curated by Aamna Muzaffar.
2014 Feast in the East 39, 3rd Year Anniversary, Jam Factory, Toronto, ON. Collaboration with Brianna Lowe and Lauren Pelc-McArthur.

CURATORIAL PROJECTS
2017 Home*, R \ F Gallery, Toronto, ON
2015 100percentreal, Xpace Cultural Centre, thewrong.org, Toronto ON. In partnership with the Wrong Digital Art Biennale.
2015 External Space Video Series, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON
2014 Synthetic Landscapes for Drake TV, The Drake Hotel, Toronto, ON
2014 Transcending Binaries, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON
2013 The Aesthetics of Failure, Videofag, Toronto, ON

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2016 - 2018 Graduate Teaching Assistant, School of Creative Arts, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON
2018 Board Member, Artcite, Windsor, ON
2017 Research Assistant, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON
2017 Juror, 11th Annual TAIS Animation Showcase, Toronto, ON
2017 Facilitator, Art + Feminism Wikipedia Editathon, Hackforge, Windsor, ON
2013- 2016 Programming Coordinator, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON
2016 Performer, Wendy’s Revenge by Walter Scott, Artscape Gibraltar Point Toronto, ON.
2015 Ad Campaign Artist, Equitable Bank - Emerging Digital Artists Award, Toronto, ON
2014 Video Editor for Drake TV, The Drake Hotel, Toronto, ON
2014 Performer, Attila Richard Lukacs in Hollywood, LUFF, Toronto, ON. Directed by Jordan Tannahil.
2012 - 2014 Class Assistant, OCAD University, Toronto, ON
2010 - 2012  Production Assistant,  Exploding Motor Car Studios, Toronto, ON
2012 Technical Assistant, Vtape, Toronto, ON
2012 Performance Assistant, Daniel Barrow’s Telling Stories, The Drake Hotel, Toronto, ON
2010 - 2011 Equipment Coordinator, Charles Street Video, Toronto, ON
2010 Video Editor, Independent Media Arts Conference, Toronto, ON

RESIDENCIES
2016, The Roundtable Residency, Toronto, ON
2016 Studio Beat: Digital Residency, studio-beat.com
2016 Emerging Artist Research Residency, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON
2016 Artscape Gibraltar Point, Toronto, ON
2013 La Baraque, Montreal, QC
2012 SPARK Contemporary Art Space, Syracuse, NY

TALKS AND WORKSHOPS
2017 ‘Fear of a Queer Planet', Artist talk, Symposium IV: Transformative Future Making: Objects, Places, Scenes, and Space, Uncertain Futures Conference, OCAD University, Toronto, ON
2017 Home* Exhibition Panel Discussion, R \ F Gallery, Toronto, ON
2017 Art Intersections Meetup, Artist Talk, Gamma Space Studio, Toronto, ON. Organized by Akimbo, OCAD U and Charles Street Video.
2016 Artist Talk, Artcite, Windsor, ON
2015 Curatorial Tour of 100percentreal, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON
2015 GIF Making Workshop, InterAccess, Toronto, ON
2015 Making Space for Media Art Panel, InterAccess, Toronto, ON
2014 Intro to Glitch Video Workshop, InterAccess, Toronto, ON
2014 InterAccess Mecha Kutcha (glitch art), The Drake Hote, Toronto, ON
2012 How to Datamosh Workshop and Artist Talk, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON

GRANTS AND AWARDS
2017 Ontario Graduate Scholarship, University of Windsor MFA in Visual Arts, Windsor,ON     
2016 University of Windsor Master’s Entrance Scholarship, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON
2015 Toronto Arts Council Emerging Visual Artist Grant, Toronto, ON       
2015 Grant Recipient on behalf of Xpace: Toronto Arts Council Project Grant for Curatorial project 100percentreal, Toronto, ON

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2018, 'in plain sight: Adrienne Crossman,' No More Potlucks issue 49: code.
2017, Jacqueline Mabey, ‘Not Mine Alone, Nor Mine to Own: Some Reflections on the Young Girl’, The Journal of Feminist Scholarship. http://www.jfsonline.org/issue12-13/articles/mabey
2017 Mohamed, Maandeeq, ‘recurrence,’ exhibition essay, Xpace Cultural Centre. 
2015 Amber Christensen, ‘Ecologies,’ exhibition essay for There Should be Gardens, InterAccess. 
2014 Tatiana Manina, editor. ‘Strategic Projects / Error Message.’ A Time For Dreams: 4th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art.  Moscow: Moscow Museum of Modern Art and National Centre for Contemporary Arts. 138-139
2014 Shauna Jean Doherty, ‘SYS.TE/M FAIL.U+RE.’ exhibition essay, 2186 Dundas Gallery, 2014. 
2013 Alicia Nauta, ‘Neither Here Nor There,’ exhibition essay, Xpace Cultural Centre. Re-published in VOLUME 4. 


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