Lena Hawkins


CV



EXHIBITIONS


VOTIVE
Triskelion Arts, Brooklyn | October 10-11, 2015
Collaborative performance work with Michael DiPietro, shown on a double bill with Kirsten Schnittker.

AUNTS @ Ace Hotel
Ace Hotel, NY | September 27, 2015
Performed Trauma Karaoke with Michael DiPietro for AUNTS Residency at Ace Hotel also featuring Collective Settlement and Kirsten Schnittker.
More info: http://auntsisdance.com

Bardo State: Watercolors by Lena Hawkins
Form/Space Atelier Exhibition Seattle, WA | July 10-October 2, 2015
A solo painting exhibition featuring paintings from A Strange Place series.

Bazt
Flux Factory, Queens, NY | July 2015
A group show curated by Will Owen featuring works by Shoplifter, Lena Hawkins, Clara Bessijelle Johannsson, Tina Kohlmann, and Kevin McNamee-Tweed.

Strobe Network
Flux Factory, Queens, NY | June 2015
Creative Director of a collaborative exhibition featuring video and performance art broadcast via 24hour live internet stream from June 12-21, 2015.

Zodiac Dinner Club
Spectrum, New York, NY | December 2014
Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA | September 2014
The Sunview Luncheonette, Brooklyn, NY | August 2014
An ongoing series of happenings celebrating perceived understanding of astrology, astronomy, cult, and occult. Created in collaboration with Allison Halter, Tina Kohlmann and Will Owen, featuring Ouija Boards created by Hawkins and Kohlmann.

Fallen Pearls (V.S.O.P.)
chashama Summer Performance Series, Harlem, NY | September 2014
Collaborative performance work with Michael DiPietro, set design by Hawkins; choreographed, costumed
and performed by Hawkins and DiPietro.

ACT: Activism in Contemporary Art Collectives, Corporations, and Cooperatives curated by Will Corwin
Theater for the New City | April-May 2014
Silk Screen Print

Strange Pink Glimmer Rising
Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY| March 2014
Showcase evening of performances curated by Hawkins and Ben Seretan.

Poster Child
Bushwick Print Lab, October 2013
Jury selected group show of silk screened prints for musicians.

Glitter Disco
Silent Barn, Brooklyn, NY | June 2013
Solo movement piece choreographed and performed by DiPietro; environmental installation by Hawkins.

Failure Drag
AUNTS at Arts@Renaissance, Brooklyn, NY | May 2013
Ensemble movement piece choreographed and costumed by DiPietro; performed by DiPietro, Hawkins, and
other collaborators.

The Meat Salesman
Silent Barn, April 2013
Large scale mural

Makeover Series
Bushwick Trailer Park, Brooklyn, NY | March 2011
Showcase evening of performances curated by Hawkins and Taylor Sakarett featuring noise and performance art with stage design by Hawkins and Sakarett

...And The Good Life
Party City, Brooklyn, NY | August 2010
Bushwick Trailer Park, Brooklyn, NY | June 2010
Arnold and Sheila Aronson Gallery, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY | May 2010
Collaborative project including three video shorts visually designed, shot & directed by Hawkins & DiPietro.
Exhibited as environmental video installations and as part of the ensemble performance piece She’s Gone.

Conversations
Bushwick Trailer Park, Brooklyn, NY | June 2010 - present
Episodic video series and performance project, shot & performed collaboratively with Michael DiPietro.

RESIDENCIES

AUNTS Camp at Mt. Tremper Arts, Phoenicia, NY | July 2015
Ace Hotel A.I.R. Program, New York, NY | October 2014
chashama, New York, NY | September 2014
Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY | February 2012 – present
Bushwick Trailer Park, Brooklyn, NY | January 2010 – 2011