Eric Barry Drasin

eric.drasin@gmail.com 

ericbarrydrasin.com

Current Projects:

Normcorp - We are starting a startup. We value value.

Diggers  - Diggers designs audiovisual scores about failed cybernetic utopias

Confetti Machine - Confetti Machine is a networked exhibition framework, exploring concepts of hybrid scores across digital/physical medium and distribution channels. Originally begun as a realtime media festival in 2017, Confetti machine is developing into a platform presenting works to distributed audiences.

Education:

University at Buffalo - 2019 MFA Fine Artt

SUNY Purchase College - 2009 New Media

Awards/Residencies:

2017 - October - Fingerlakes Presentation Funds Grant

2017 - June - mediaThe Foundation Grant

2017 - June - Fingerlakes Presentation Funds Grant

2016 - Signal Culture - Researcher in Residence - Owego NY

2015 - Signal Culture, - Artist in Residence - Owego NY

2014 - Holy Underground, Baltimore MD

2014 - Rural Projects Residency, Ancram NY

2013 - LMCC Governors Island Performance Residency

2011 - Better Farm, Redwood NY

2009 - ETC Performance Grant

Lectures:

Feb 2017 - University of Denver EDP

February 2016 SVA MFA Computer Art, New Techniques in Experimental Video

April 2016 Monmouth State University Art Dept.  

Sept 2014 NYU Computer Music Dept. Patching Circle

Recent Projects:

2016 - present - Moving Pictures Gallery - Blockchain enabled art gallery for distributed objects

2012 - 2016 - “Fast Food Collective” Video Art Collective  

Curation 2012 - present

Confetti Machine

Fast Food Collective

Improvised Electronics Round Robin @ Culturehub

Performing Systems

Selected Exhibitions, Projects, Performances, Commissions:

2018 March 29, first year MFA show, University at Buffalo NY

2018 January 20 - UNZIP @ Three Legged Dog, NYC

2018 January 5- Coaxial Gallery, LA

2017 December 10 - Distended Cinema @ H0lO NYC

2017 November 30 - Dark Circuits Light Orchestra @ Knockdown Center NYC

2017 October 28 - Harvestworks NYC

2017 July 20 – Governors Island – NYC

2017 July 11 – Distended Cinema – Secret Project Robot – Brooklyn NYC

2017 June 24 – Coaxial Gallery – LA

2017 June 23 – SpaceTime Art – San Diego, California

2017 June 18 – Artists Television Access – San Francisco

2017 “Headgames” June 4, Confetti Machine, Outpost Artist Resources

2017 Group Process III June 3, Confetti Machine, Outpost Artist Resources

2017 “Headgames” Feb 24  University of Denver, Artist Talk,

2017  “Headgames” Feb 4, Heavy Motion @  Coaxial Gallery, LA

2016 Distended Cinema @ Outpost Artist Resources

2016 Chashama Annual Gala

2016 Secret Project Robot - Linton 6.0

2016 Out to Sea Festival, Duo with Jonas Bers

2015 Performing Systems, Dec 13, LaMama

2015 The Luminous Surface, Salisbury University, Maryland

2015 Improvised Electronics Round Robin (Dark Circuits II), Nov 8, Culturehub

2015 Flint Public Art Project, Flint, Michigan

2015 Improvised Electronics Round Robin (Ecstatic Peace Circle), Culturehub

2015 Improvised Electronics Round Robin (January 11), Culturehub

2014 Patching Circle Presentation, NYU Waverly Labs

2014 6 Unusual A/V Sets, Silent Barn

2014 Flint Public Art Project - Immersive Projection Mapped Performance, Flint Michigan

2014 The Secret Soup 1 - screening-  The Luminous Surface MTA

2014 The Secret Soup is In your Shoes - All that Glitters - Solo Project House Newark

2014 Lost Property Unit @ Here Theater (Culturemart)

2014 Single Channel Cheeseburgers - Outpost Artist Resources

2014 Improvised Electronics Round Robin @ Culturehub (september, november)

2014 Performing Systems, Outpost Artist Resources

2014 Secret Soup Microvideos (Internet)

2014 Secret Soup Microvideos - Prism Pipe, Los Angeles

2014 Distended Cinema @ Outpost Artist Resources

2014 Single Channel Cheeseburgers @ The Holy Underground, Baltimore

2013 WIP Showcase Governors Island with Mei-Yin Ng and Sofy Yuditskaya

2013 Single Channel Cheeseburgers @ Secret Project Robot

2013 "Chrome Candles Viewing Hour,” @ Spectacle Theater

2013 November, Improvised Electronics Round Robin

2013 Fast Food Music Video # 2 @ Big Snow Buffalo Lodge, Brooklyn NY

2013 Fast Food Music Video # 1 @ Big Snow Buffalo Lodge

2013, Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival, Glasslands Stage

2012  Rebirth Into the Ageless

2011 Readymade Holiday Recycle Station - NY Hall of Science, Queens NY

2011 “First Annual International Academic Speed Metal Drumming Symposium on Arts and Education.” Postmasters Gallery, 2011

2011  Rainbow Thieves, Augmented Reality Installation, Bushwick Open Studios

2011 Institute for Applied Metamorphosis, The First Alchemical Bank of Public Square, Watertown, NY

2011  Zombie Prom - Purchase College NY

2011 L’Homme - Rubblebucket Music Video Commission

2010  Synthetic Miracle Videodrums Performance 

2010 - One Minutes DVD Release  

2010 - Rubblebucket Stage Design

2009 - Hudson Valley Contemporary Art Center w/ Cameron Wisch

2009 6/29 - Silent Barn - w/ Cameron Wisch

2009 August - The Tank NYC - w/ Cameron Wisch supported with NYSCA Presentation Funds

2008 Monkeytown - with Mantra Percussion