Résumé

 
S E L E C T E D   S O L O   E X H I B I T I O N S
2014
"Lana Z Caplan: Woman in the Dunes", Bruno David Gallery, St. Louis, MO
"Peach Blossom Spring", Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
2013
"Lana Z Caplan", Featured Guest, A Picture a Day, http://apictureaday.kikkerbillen.de/
2012
"OUT OF THIS BODY", Fountain, Brooklyn, NY
"Lana Z Caplan: New Video Works", Massart Film Society
"Sospira", Revolving Museum, Lowell, MA
2011
"Sospira", Emerging Filmmakers Series at the Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
2010
"Notes for Future Illusions", Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
2009
"Refrain", The Artists Foundation, Boston, MA
2007
"Watch This", Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
"Watch This", Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
2006
“Lana Z Caplan: Dual”, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
2003
“Lana Z Caplan: Photograms, Palladium Prints, and Tintypes”, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
2000
“New Work”, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
   
  S E L E C T E D   G R O U P   E X H I B I T I O N S / S C R E E N I N G S
2016
"Crossroads Film Festival 2016", Audience Award, San Francisco, CA

“Another Experiment by Women Film Festival”, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY

"The Venus Vault”, Spaces, Cleveland, OH  

“ONWARD Compe 2016”, Project Basho, Philadelphia, PA

“BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer)”, San Diego Art Institute Project Space, San Diego, CA

“Dysfunctional Family: Portraits by Gallery NAGA Artists”, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA

2015
“L’Alternativa Independent Film Festival”, Barcelona, Spain
"Strange Beauty Film Festival", Durham, NC
"Here:Hear", A Ship in the Woods event, San Diego, CA
"Flicks on the Bricks", Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, La Jolla, CA
"Black Maria Film Festival", Director's Choice Prize, 65 City Touring Program, US & Europe
"Experiments in Cinema Film Festival", Albuquerque, NM
"Show #15",The Parlour Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
"Moving Image", New York, NY
2014
"Art on the Marquee", Public Video Art Commission, Boston Cyberarts and the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority, Boston, MA
"Dialogue Huangshan - Taihang", Museum of Renmin University, Beijing, China
"Antimatter [Media Art]", Victoria, Bristish Columbia
“Thesaurus”, Dossier Outpost: Oranbeg, New York, NY
"Crossroads Film Festival 2014", San Francisco, CA
2013
"Antimatter [Media Art]", Victoria, Bristish Columbia
"Edinburgh International Film Festival", Edinburgh, Scotland
"Magmart: Video Under Volcano, International Film Festival", 8th edition, Naples, Italy
"Woodshed IV", Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
2012
"InsideOut 2012", Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing, China, September-March 2013
"Masks and Costumes Exhibition", Lenscratch, Online exhibtion, lauched Halloween 2012
"Manipulated Image_LosAngeles_2012", Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2011
"Panoptic: NewMedia", Camden International Film Festival, Camden, ME
"Gimli Film Festival", Gimli, Manitoba, Canada
"Chain Letter", Samson Projects, Boston, MA
"MisALT Screening Series: Pornography and its Discontents", Workspace Ltd., SF, CA
"Flourish", Bakalar Gallery, Boston, MA
"Foto-tipos", La Galería at Villa Victoria Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
“Carnival of e-Creativity in India”, February 2011
"100 Hours in the Woodshed III", Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
2010
"EdgeLogue" Delhi International Arts Festival, New Delhi, India
  “Art Killed the Video Star, no.4 “, Riff Raff, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
"Camden International Film Festival", Camden, ME
Manipulated Image #12, Complex Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM: April 2010
"VideoNorte", South American touring film program, Cordoba, Argentina; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Valparaiso, Chile, Spring 2010, Curated by discordiafilms
VideoChannel Cologne: Experimental short videos from the U.S., Curated by AlyseeStephanian, NewMediaFest 2010: !0 Years [NewMediaArtProjectNetwork]:IIcologne http://videochannel.newmediafest.org Online screening launched April 2010
2009
"Foto-tipos", National Gallery of Art, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  "New Media", City Hall, Boston, MA
"Video Lounge", DownstreetArt Festival, North Adams, MA
"LE:60 Film Festival", Axiom Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
"OnWard '09", Project Basho, Philadelphia, PA
"Woodshed II: The Next 100 Hours", Gallery 51, North Adams, MA *
2008
"Minotaur in the Mirror", Karl Drerup Gallery, Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH
  "LE:60 Film Festival", Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA
"EXPOSURE: The 13th Annual PRC Juried Exhibition", Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
"Change", Gallery 321, WSAC, Somerville, MA
2007
“Drawing the Line: 20th Drawing Show”, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA *
  "New England Photographers Biennial Exhibition" Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA
MadCat Women's International Film Festival, San Francisco, CA
6DOFMuestraPuebla2007, Puebla, Mexico
"New England Photographers Biennal Exhibition', Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
"Pushing Light", Kolok Gallery, North Adams, MA
"Garden Shorts", Women in Film & Video Screening Series, Somerville, MA
"Festival CAP SEMBRAT 3", Barcelona, Spain
"FICCO"(Festival Internacional de Cine Contemporáneo), Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico
"100 Hours in the Woodshed", Gallery 51 (in association with Mass MOCA), North Adams, MA
2006
"On the Road Video Festival", screenings in Lowell, MA; Washington DC; Barcelona, Spain
  "Common Language" film/video screening, Galeria 10+36, Medellin, Colombia, South America
"Noble Processes, in a Digital Age", John Stevenson Gallery, New York, NY
"Spaces: Process Revealed", Pearl Street Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
"You can't see the forest...", Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA
"Synergetic",The Rhys Gallery, Boston, MA
2005
“New Art”, John Stevenson Gallery, New York, NY
  “New England Photographers 2005”, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA
“Midway Show”, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
“artWORK”, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
“Photo Sensitive”, Flinn Gallery, Greenwich, CT
"Works on Paper", Patricia Doran Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
2004
"Coney Island Film Festival", Coney Island, NY
  “Unsettled Domesticities”, Patricia Doran Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
"Feast or Famine: Artists and Food", DNA Gallery, Provincetown, MA
"PRC Members' Exhibition", Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
“Alternative Processes”, Options Gallery, Odessa College, Odessa TX *
“Photography NOW”, South Shore Art Center, MA
“Alternative Processes”, University Gallery, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL *
2003
"Exhibition VII: Summer Small Works", AAN Gallery, Nantucket, MA
  "Alternative Processes: A Traveling Exhibition", Texas Photographic Society's 3-year traveling exhibition *
“Boston Cyberarts Festival: Cyber Lounge”, Gallery@Green Street, Jamaica Plain, MA
“Your Work Here”, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
“Between Evolution and Aberration: Works of Imaginary Anatomy”, Fort Point Arts Community Gallery, Boston, MA
2002
“Trans Cultural Coaster Project Exhibition”, New England School of Art & Design, Boston, MA
  “Building the Collection: New Gifts and Acquisitions”, William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
“The Experiment Show: Putting Science to the Test”, The Revolving Museum, Boston, MA
2001
“Works of an Eastern Nature”, Media Gallery, Boston, MA
  “City Guns”, Boston Artists-in-Residence at the Contemporary Artist Center, North Adams, MA
“East Meets West”, Flatiron Gallery, North Adams, MA
  * catalogue available
   
S E L E C T E D    B I B L I O G R A P H Y
2016
Fifield, George. “The New Wave of Public Art: Art on the Marquee” Art New England 37:2 (2016), p.18-19
2015

“VideoFocus, Stigmart/10 Art Review”, Stigmart ArtPress, Winter 2014-15.                                                                 http://issuu.com/stigmart10review/docs/stigmart_videofocus_winter_ed

Larkin, Daniel. “The Bewitching Geometry of the Moving Image Art Fair”, Hyperallergic.com, March 6, 2015.
http://hyperallergic.com/188292/the-bewitching-geometry-of-the-moving-image-art-fair/

Killary, Katie. “Seven Weekend Art Shows To See Across Bushwick, Ridgewood, Masspeth and East Williamsburg”, Bushwick Daily, February 26, 2015. http://bushwickdaily.com/2015/02/seven-art-shows-bushwick-ridgewood-maspeth-willliamsburg/

2014
Silver, Joanne."Lana Z Caplan: Gallery NAGA, Boston." ARTnews113.4 (2014):108.
McQuaid, Cate. "Glimpses of Spring: Lana Z Caplan: Peach Blossom Spring." The Boston Globe, January 2, 2014, sec. G, p.6.
McQuaid, Cate. "Caplan and Evans at NAGA." The Boston Globe, January 8, 2014,sec.G, p.3.
The Gifriends. “NET 07: Ingest/Digest”, Oranbeg Press, August 2014. http://oranbegpress.com/07
Davies, Dean. “NET 08: Contemporary Youth!”, Oranbeg Press, September 2014. http://oranbegpress.com/08
2013
Griggs, Tom."Portfolio: Lana Z Caplan: "Out of this Body"", Fototazo, May 16, 2013. http://www.fototazo.com/2013/05/portfolio-lana-z-caplan-out-of-this-body.html
2012
Formhals, Bryan. "Lana Z Caplan: Out of this Body", Photography on the Brain, December 6, 2012. http://photographsonthebrain.com/post/37332580454/lana-z-caplan-out-of-this-body
Holland, Christian. "Out of this body: Inside Lana Z Caplan's mind?", dis/patches, June 2, 2012, http://christianholland.tumblr.com/post/24227092670/out-of-this-body-inside-lana-z-caplans-mind
2011
Cook, Greg. “The MCC Awards at Tufts, 'Flourish' at MassArt, and 'The Cave Project': Thinking locally”, The Boston Phoenix, July 11, 2011.
“Export from China”, Aspect: The Chronicle of New Media Art, DVD Magazine, v.18, Fall 2011.
Video History Project.“Lana Caplan.” Experimental Television Center, 2011. Web. 16 Nov. 2015. http://www.experimentaltvcenter.org/lana-caplan
"Links Letter", ArtSake: Massachusetts Cultural Council Blog, April 6, 2011, http://artsake.massculturalcouncil.org/blog/artsake/index.php/2011/04/06/links-letter/
McQuaid, Cate. "Taking to the Woodshed: Collage artists hold creative marathon", The Boston Globe, February 5, 2011.
Huberdeau, Jennifer. “100 Hours of Art”, North Adams Transcript, January 29, 2011, p.1.
2010
Ricardo, Francisco J. “The Affective Index in Video’s Depiction of Desire The Affective Index in Video’s Depiction of Desire”, Post-Media Critique, December 5, 2010. www.postmediumcritique.org
McQuaid, Cate. "Arts: The Week Ahead: Galleries: Editor's Pick", The Boston Globe, February 17, 2010.
"Lana Z. Caplan’s Illusions at Gallery NAGA", ArtSake: Massachusetts Cultural Council Blog, February 19, 2010, http://artsake.massculturalcouncil.org/blog/artsake/
2009
Lombard, Rhiannon. "Making Things Happen: An Interview with Lana Z Caplan", Compass Rose, December 4, 2009. http://compassroseonline.wordpress.com
Perreault, John. "Fluxus Among Us", ArtsJournal: Artopia, September 2009. http://www.artsjournal.com/artopia/2009/09/
Huberdeau, Jennifer. “Artists show their drive”, North Adams Transcript, January 19, 2009, p.1
Stafford, Scott. “In the woodshed: Dozens of artists make the most of cabin fever in North Adams”, Berkshire Eagle, January 18, 2009, p.B1, B4
Huberdeau, Jennifer. “Gallery 51 sets ambitious effort in creativity”, North Adams Transcript, January 15, 2009, p.1
2008
Cornuelle, Kimberly. "War, Family, and Work on Display at PRC", BU Today Online, May 22, 2008.
Johnson, Miki. "Where to Go and What to See", State of the Art, American Photo Blog, May 21, 2008.
Brown, Leslie. "An Image a Week: PRC Juried Exhibition", Boston Photography Focus, May 12, 2009.
2007
Kearnan, Scott. "Whose line is it? ", South End News, November 22, 2007, p.12.
Bergeron, Chris. “Nightmare on Union Avenue”, The Metro West Daily News, November 8, 2007, p. C1.
Cook, Greg. "Lana Caplan" New England Journal of Aestic Research, July 13, 2007.
McQuaid, Cate. "Critic's Pick: Gallery 6.28 - 7.13; Lana Z Caplan: "Watch This"", Boston Globe, June 28, 2007.
Mitchell, John E. "Old technology creates modern visions", North Adams Transcript, June 21, 2007, p.A10.
Bush, Susan. "100 Hours" Artist Lana Z Caplan", iBerkshires.com, January 10, 2007.
Huberdeau, Jennifer. “Artist wrap up 100 hours”, North Adams Transcript, January 30, 2007, p.1
2006
Meyers, William. “Photography: Ancient Materials, Transcendent Beauty”, The New York Sun, June 1, 2006, p.17.
Duehr, Gary. “Lana Z Caplan: Dual”, Art New England, April/May 2006, p. 35
2005
Streitfeld, L.P. “Photo Sensitive: Responsive to the personal touch”, The Advocate & Greenwich Time, February 13, 2005, D-3-4.
Taylor, Millie. “’Photo Sensitive’ show opens Jan. 27”, Greenwich Post, January 20, 2005.
Taylor, Millie. “Eye on Photography. Exhibit opens next week at Flinn Gallery”, Greenwich Time, January 17, 2005.
2004
Gantcheva, Nina. ”Tin Woman: Lana Z Caplan Finds New Meaning in an Old Photographic Process.”, American Photo On Campus, September 2004, p.26-7
Wildman, David. “Art Scene: Special Issue”, Weekly Dig, October 13, 2004, p.2.
2003
Silver, Joanne. "Old techniques give focus to photos", Boston Herald, July 4, 2003, p. E23
Sullivan, Sady. "Winchester Vertebrae: Lana Z Caplan's Photograms, Palladium Prints, and Tintypes at Gallery NAGA", Weekly Dig, July 2, 2003, p.29
McQuaid, Cate. "Photographic Processes", The Boston Globe, June 27, 2003, p. C19
McQuaid, Cate. “At Oni, Artists Take Life's 'Information' and Make Something of It: Beyond Aberration” , Boston Globe, February 7, 2003, p.C18
McQuaid, Cate. “Critics Pick”, Boston Globe, January 31, 2003, p.C18
2002
Kaufman, Hayley. “Making the Scene Once More”, The Boston Sunday Globe, January 27, 2002 p. L2
2001
McQuaid, Cate. ‘Heading East’, The Boston Globe, December 1, 2001 p. G3
Rhyne, Brett M. “Look Within, Grasshopper, Works of an Eastern Nature at Media Gallery”, Weekly Dig (Boston, MA), November 14, 2001, p.10
Smith, Lisa. “Art at SCAT”, Somerville Cable Access Television (Somerville, MA), television interview, November 2001
Rhyne, Brett M. ”Recombining DNA”, Lana Z Caplan’s Art at SCAT’, Weekly Dig (Boston, MA), November 7, p.10
2000
Birnbaum, Robert. “Artist of the Month, Lana Z Caplan”, Ego Trip Magazine, Boston Edition, November 2000, p.28
1998
O’Connor, Dan. “Ten Minutes: 10 Local Artists Share their Wealth”, Stuff Magazine (Boston), March 1998
 
G R A N T S / R E S I D E N C I E S / A W A R D S
2016
Audience Award, Crossroads Film Festival
2015
Director's Choice Prize, Black Maria Film Festival
2014
Commisioned Artist, Boston Cyberarts and Massachuetts Convention Center Authority
2013
Brother Thomas Fellowship Award, Nominee
Woodshed IV, Gallery 51 of MCLA with support from MassMOCA, Residency & Exhibition
2012
Inside-Out Art Museum, Beijing, China, Artist-in-Residence
2011
Woodshed III, Gallery 51 of MCLA with support from MassMOCA, Residency & Exhibition
2009-10
Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH, Residency Support
2009
Experimental Television Center, NY, Artist-in-Residence
Woodshed II: The Next 100 Hours, Gallery 51 of MCLA with support from MassMOCA, Residency & Exhibition
2008
Puffin Foundation, Grant for the series Execution Sites
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, James and Audrey Foster Prize, Nominee
2007
100 Hours in the Woodshed, Gallery 51 of MCLA with support from MassMOCA, Residency & Exhibition
2005
Massachusetts College of Art, International Travel Grant
2004
Vermont Studio Center, Artist-in-Residence, Artist Grant
2003
Harvard University, Visiting Scholar
2002
Massachusetts Cultural Council, Development Grant
2001
Contemporary Artist Center, North Adams, MA, Artist-in-Residence
2000
William Benton Museum, Storrs, CT, Medici Circle Artist
1997
Polaroid Corporation, Materials Grant
   
  E D U C A T I O N
MFA, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
BA with Honors, Boston University, Boston, MA
Université d’Attaches des Presse, Paris, France