REBECCA BRUNO / rebeccabruno@gmail.com

 

EXHIBITION HISTORY

2019

Organ/isms, The Slow Down Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Vessel for the Memory of Compound and Interior Articulation, What a Soul Is curated by Adam Sabolick, Compound, Yucca Valley, CA

rosebird, in collaboration with Lisa Parra, Movement Research at Judson Church, New York, NY

Procession Relic video screening, Performative Computation Symposium curated by Selwa Sweidan, Navel LA, Los Angeles, CA

Interior Articulation (Sowden House), Spring Break Art Show with Tin Flats, Los Angeles, CA

WEFT, DEUX, PASSAGES, The Lloyd Wright Sowden House, Los Angeles, CA

2018    

Life Keeping Recipe for a Relic, Archaeology of the Present, Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator Artist in Residence Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA

Vessel for the memory of Tin Flats, Flax at Tin Flats, Endless Song, Los Angeles, CA

Procession Relic, Bootleg Theater, LAX Festival, Los Angeles, CA

A Room Plays Itself as Objects for Others, The Pit Gallery, Glendale, CA

A Configuration Reconstituting Herself, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery Juried Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA

The Delicate Infinite Holding Space as Objects for Others, on Solstice at Ibid Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Radical Transparency/The Inertia of Time with Yann Novak, Face the Music Dance Festival at Zebulon, Los Angeles, CA

A Configuration Reconstituting Herself, FOCA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2017   

A Configuration Reconstituting Herself, Sexy Beast at 3.1 Phillip Lim, Los Angeles, CA

A Configuration Reconstituting Itself, Trolley Dances 2017, San Diego, CA

VESSEL, The Neutra Studio and Residence (VDL House), Los Angeles, CA

Distance In/Formation, Lenzer Family Gallery, Pitzer College, Claremont, CA

4 minutes 4 views / Standing Softly,  Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA

2016    

Unity Study, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Unfinished, Norton Simon Museum Theater, Pasadena, CA

Forest, REDCAT Theatre's NOW Festival, Los Angeles, CA

we are inseparable there is no time, Honor Fraser Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Ice Study/Water Study, Pitzer College Kallick Gallery, Claremont, CA

Shoreline at the Panorama, Ampersand Salon at the Velaslavasay Panorama, Los Angeles, CA

2015   

Fixtures, Annenberg Community Beach House, Los Angeles, CA

a building a body, fadeinfadeout curated by Jimena Sarno, Los Angeles, CA

WAIL, Live Arts Los Angeles, CHIME in Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

a b y s s, Elephant Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Water Study, homeLA // San Marino, Los Angeles, CA

2014    

The Beginning, PAM Residencies, Los Angeles, CA

What Shall We Do Next, associate choreographer, FahrenheitFLAX, Los Angeles, CA

crave, Studio Program, REDCAT Theatre, Los Angeles, CA  

a staged remembrance for unknown glory, Machine Projects, Los Angeles, CA

Studio Visit: a practice in performing THE BEGINNING, Live Arts LA, Los Angeles, CA

Pass Through, homeLA // El Sereno, Los Angeles, CA

Daniel, Eden’s Expressway, Movement Research, New York, NY

2012    

Ghost Mother, Pieter PASD, Los Angeles, CA

2011     

beetle, Space4Art, San Diego, CA

AUTOBODY, University Art Gallery, San Diego, CA

2009   

Violin + Janos Negyesy, UCSD Department of Music, San Diego, CA

Katie and Me, House Party/Performance II, San Diego, CA

Woyzeck, directed by Gábor Tompa, Potiker Theatre, San Diego, CA

2008  

if you forget my name, Bottle Night presented by BOUND dance, La Mesa, CA         

Under First Impression and so on, Blue Foot Lounge, San Diego, CA

Sitting, Silent, Waiting, Blind, Emerge Festival V, San Diego, CA

Pears of a Kind, Sushi New Wave Showcase, San Diego, CA

Flock, Potiker Theatre, San Diego, CA

2007  

YouSeeYou, Studio III Black Box Theatre, San Diego, CA

The Possibility of an Island: Multi-Media performance project, Calit2, San Diego, CA

A Far Way, Studio III Black Box Theatre and Calit2, San Diego, CA

Numi Ni, Studio III Black Box Theatre and Calit2, San Diego, CA

2006  

Our Net, The LAB, Jerusalem, Israel

thought i might stay, The LAB, Jerusalem, Israel2005    

2005  

LiminalX, Mandell Weiss Theatre, San Diego, CA

 

CURATORIAL AND SITE-BASED PERFORMANCE PROJECT

2019

homeLA: PASSAGES at the Sowden House

2018     

homeLA: WHERE DO WE MEET? 

2017     

homeLA//Larchmont: The Way Light Moves Through, homeLA and ENTER>text: One House Twice at the Neutra Studio and Residence

2016    

homeLA: Lynn and Cary's in Angelino Heights, Victoria Park, Rose Hill

2015  

homeLA: J.B. Merrill House, Claremont, San Marino, Women’s Center for Creative Work, Cudayh

2014    

homeLA: Downtown, The Brewery, El Sereno

2013    

homeLA: Mount Washington, Pacific Palisades, Highland Park

2009  

House Party/Performance II, private home, San Diego, CA

2008  

House Party/Performance I, private home in San Diego, CA

 

SELECTED PERFORMANCE AND COLLABORATION

2018   

Flora Wiegmann, Reduction Burn at Made in L.A., Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Yann Novak, The Future is a Forward Escape into the Past EU Tour, Stockholm, SE, Berlin, DE, Brussels, BE, Amsterdam, NL, London, UK 

2016    

Flora Wiegmann, Monkey Town, Los Angeles, CA

Flora Wiegmann, Seattle Art Fair, Seattle, WA

2015    

Taisha Paggett, WXPT and School for the Movement of the Technicolor People, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

Taisha Paggett, Clockshop, Los Angeles, CA

Julien Prévieux, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

2014    

Pablo Bronstein, Le Mouvement: Performing the City, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland

Flora Wiegmann, c. nichols project, Los Angeles, CA

Christine Suarez, Squaring the Circle by Craftswomanhouse and Hinterculture, Llano, CA

Pablo Bronstein, REDCAT Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Yael Davids, REDCAT Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013    

Taisha Paggett, DanspaceProject at St. Mark’s Church, NYC

James Kidd, Honor Fraser Gallery, Culver City, CA

2012    

Melanie Rios Glaser, N.O.W Festival, REDCAT Theatre, Los Angeles, CA

2011    

Erin Beneze, Pieter PASD, Los Angeles, CA

2010  

Jillian Stein, Pieter PASD, Los Angeles, CA

Rebecca Pappas, Pieter PASD, Los Angeles, CA

Rebecca Salzer, Highways Performance Space, Los Angeles, CA

2009  

Yolande Snaith IMAGOmoves, Sushi

2008   

Eleanor Antin, Helen's Odyssey, San Diego, CA

Yolande Snaith IMAGOmoves, Diavalo Space, Los Angeles, CA

Monica Bill Barnes, Trolley Dances, San Diego, CA

Allyson Green, La Jolla Playhouse, San Diego, CA

2005  

Jean Isaacs, Potiker Theatre, San Diego, CA

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2019

Lloyd Wright’s Sowden House, possible Black Dahlia murder site, becomes a performance stage, Carolina Miranda, LA Times

2017   

Emergency INDEX Volume 6, we are inseparable there is no time, Ugly Duckling Presse, New York, NY

2016    

Fire & Ice: "we are inseparable there is no time" at Honor Fraser Gallery, Christina Campodonico, L.A. Dance Journal

Rebecca Bruno's walk around time at the Norton Simon, Debra Levine, arts meme

Performance, Architecture, Los Angeles. Discovering Dance at HomeLA, Christina Campodonico, @ This Stage

2015    

She Rolls with the Waves, Christina Campodonico, The Argonaut

Rebecca Bruno a building a body, Bye Bye Broadway, David L. Bell, Notes on Looking

Rain Dance, Andrew Berardini, Artforum

Biba Bell, ‘homeLA founder Rebecca Bruno in Conversation with Biba Bell,’ Critical Correspondence: Movement Research

2014    

Emily Kramer, ‘There’s No Place Like Home: One Collective’s take on Suburban Solace,’

Droste Effect Magazine

2014    

Carol Cheh, ‘Q&A with Rebecca Bruno: THE BEGINNING,’ Another Righteous Transfer

2013    

‘Terrence Luke John dives into homeLA // Highland Park,’ Another Righteous Transfer

Jean Lenihan, ‘Dancers in the Architecture,’ Fresh Pencil

Susan Josephs, ‘When Dancers Take Over Your House,’ L.A. Weekly

Carol Cheh, ‘homeLA Mount Washington, May 4, 2013,’ Another Righteous Transfer

2007  

Brian Schaefer, 'The Possibility of an Island,' My Two Left Feet

Brian Schaefer, 'YouSeeYou,' My Two Left Feet

 

GRANTS, AWARDS, AND RESIDENCIES

2018   

Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator Artist in Residence, Los Angeles, CA

Ponderosa Residency, Lunow-Stolzenhagen, Germany

2017   

Reciprocity Asylum Artist Retreat, Simi Valley, CA

2016    

WORD Artist Grant, Bruce Geller Memorial Prize

Have Company Residency, Grand Rapids, MI 

2015    

Rema Hort Mann Emerging Artist nominee

Annenberg Community Beach House Choreographer in Residence Grant

CHIME (Choreographers in Mentorship Exchange) in Southern California with Gerard and Kelly

2014    

Prix Marcel Duchamp (associate choreographer for Julien Prévieux)

2008  

Kendall Laurel Lui Dance Award, San Diego, CA

Sushi New Wave Grant, San Diego, CA

2005  

Stewart Prize in Choreography, San Diego, CA

 

TEACHING, PANELS, CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

2018             

Mindfulness and Movement Creative Conversation, Norton Simon Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Sound and Movement workshop with Mak Kern, Norton Simon Family Festival, Norton Simon Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Archeology of the present: Artists Addressing Climate Change, in conversation with Nova Jiang, Debra Scacco, and Megan Steinman,                        The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Awareness and Movement public workshops, Los Angeles, Cleantech Incubator and Santa Monica State Beach

Dance Studies Association Annual Conference, Contra: Dance and Conflict, Valletta, Malta

Lecture Demonstration: we are inseparable there is no time 

2016              

Master Classes, The Wooden Floor, Santa Ana, CA

2013              

U N W I N D: movement workshop, Live Arts LA, Los Angeles, CA

2009-2011    

Moving Being: contemporary dance and somatic practices, Pieter PASD, Los Angeles, CA

2008-2009  

Movement Instructor and Choreographer, Pacific Children’s Theatre, San Diego, CA

2008            

Professional Teaching Artist in Residency, San Diego Unified School District, CA

 

TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION

2010    

Certificate in Cranial Sacral Unwinding, Life Energy Institute, Topanga, CA

2009   

Therapeutic Massage Certification, The Institute for Psycho-Structural Balancing, Culver City, CA

2008    

MELT Summer Intensive, Movement Research, New York, NY

2005    

Year of Training: The Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance, Israel

 

EDUCATION

2018-21

MA in Counseling Psychology: Pacifica Graduate Institute

2008            

BA in Dance: The University of California at San Diego

2005-06      

Conservatory Training: The Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance, Israel