Updates

January 2024
I was a juror for the 2024 edition of The Idea Fund (Houston, TX), administered by DiverseWorks in partnership with Aurora Picture Show and Project Row Houses.

November 2023
Exhibition: Jordan Lord | The Voice of Democracy at Squeaky Wheel (Buffalo, NY).

October 2023
I was on the jury for the award for Best Documentary Feature – Global at the Buffalo International Film Festival.

October 2023
Screening: Echolocations: Films in Translation and Transcription, with work by Alex Dolores Salerno, Astria Suparak, champoy, JJJJJerome Ellis, Johann Diedrick, Nadia Shihab, Olivia Ong Evans, Saif Alsaegh, and Sky Hopinka at Squeaky Wheel (Buffalo, NY).

August 2023
Zain Alam’s I am sounding a sacred space, with Dayatra Amber, Zaimah Habeeb (aka Zaimah Beloved) and S. Shiraz Ali at Silo City, presented by Squeaky Wheel (Buffalo, NY).

July 2023
The Animation Fest! A Retrospective Exhibition, with work by Adele Han Li, Ayoka Chenzira, Hannah R.W. Hamalian, Jazmyn Palermo, and Maria Ziaja, at Squeaky Wheel (Buffalo, NY).

May 2023
Changelog: Design update. New pages for Punctures: Textiles in Digital and Material Time and Küçük Sinemalar. Added info to About page.

April 2023
I’m on the jury for the 2023 Emerging Digital Artists Award, presented by EQ Bank and Trinity Square Video.

April 2023
I contributed an essay on Alee Peoples’ work in the exhibition catalog for her solo show Hello My Friend at General Projects (Los Angeles, CA). You can purchase the catalog here.

March 24–May 20, 2023
hiba ali | oceans we carry: rough as silk at Squeaky Wheel (Buffalo, NY).

March 24, 2023
Exhalations: Films by Kalpana Subramanian screened at Automata (Los Angeles, CA).

February 2023
Here’s my Sight & Sound: Greatest Films of All Time list, written in early August 2022. A list for that moment, for that publication.

February 2023
The Hoosac Institute asked me to contribute about something that I love but am not “known for” for their 13th issue. I wrote about an abandoned film series, The San Stefano Project.

May 27–August 29, 2022
Jenson Leonard: GLAND PRIX at Squeaky Wheel (Buffalo, NY).

Winter/Spring 2022
I was on the jury to determine the 2022 Kindling Fund awardees, administered by SPACE.

November 5, 2021
Panel with Rafael Lozano-Hemmer and Tina Rivers Ryan as part of a screening of Coded Bias at the Buffalo AKG Art Museum. 

October 6, 2021–February 14, 2022
SHAWNÉ MICHAELAIN HOLLOWAY: i would’ve said goodbye if i thought you loved me back at Squeaky Wheel (Buffalo, NY).

June 18–September 10, 2021
Johann Diedrick: Dark Matters at Squeaky Wheel (Buffalo, NY)

May 20–July 3, 2021
Punctures: Textiles in Digital and Material Time at SPACE (Portland, ME).

April 14, 2021
Featured speaker as part of PLASMA Speaker Series, Department of Media Study at the University at Buffalo.

April 2021
I am one of the contributors to Flash Flaherty: Tales from a Film Seminar (ed. Scott MacDonald and Patricia R. Zimmermann, assisted by Julia Tulke, Indiana University Press)