Paloma Kop

Curriculum Vitae

Paloma Kop, experimental multimedia artist

Table of Contents


2020 MFA in Electronic Integrated Arts, Alfred University, NY

2014 BFA in Visual Arts, Minor in Math & Computer Science, Purchase College, NY

2011 Fine Arts Foundation Program, School of Visual Arts, NY

2010 INDIE Video Art Program, Woodstock, NY

Spiritual Training

2024 100-Hour Meditation Teacher Training, Dharma Moon, Online (Based in Tibetan Buddhist tradition)

2023 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training, Kalā Yoga & Triyana Studies, Brooklyn, NY (Based in Tibetan Buddhist tradition)

2022 Yearlong Buddhist Studies Course, Dharma Moon, Online

2022-2024 Yearly 7-day Silent Meditation Retreats, Insight Meditation Society, Barre, MA

Solo & 2-Person Exhibitions

2020 Space(time) Thresholds, MFA thesis show, Alfred University, NY

2019 Experiments in Public, SPACES, Cleveland, OH

2018 Post Analog, Grapefruits Art Space, Portland, OR, Curated by Sarah Turner (w/ Sara Goodman)

2014 UTF-∞: Symbolics of the Unknown, Boys Club, Berlin, DE (w/ Liaizon Wakest)

Group Exhibitions

2024 Silvering Toward Invisible, Lights Out x Speedwell Gallery, Portland, ME

2024 Mall Magic, Pop-up installation in a disused storefront at a dying mall in Ithaca, NY

2022 Supernova 7th Dimension Festival, Presented by Denver Digerati, Denver, CO

2022 Re:Karya International Video Festival Exhibition, Satria Gallery, Telkom Institute of Technology Purwokerto, ID

2022 Installation at Wonderville's Third Birthday, Wonderville, Brooklyn, NY

2020-2022 Videosyntezy at Intermediale Festival (2020 and 2022 editions), Galleria Ring, Legnica, PL, Curated by Małgorzata Dancewicz

2021 Solace Artists Series, Storefront video installation at Testu Collective residency, ChaShaMa, Brooklyn, NY

2020 Metacognition at Spring/Break, New York, NY, Curated by Tali Hinkis and Robin Kang

2019-2020 The Wrong Epicentre, 20 locations across Comunitat Valenciana, ES, Curated by David Quiles Guilló

2019 Philadelphia Pavilion, The Wrong — New Digital Art Biennale, Philadelphia, PA, Curated by Tyler Kline

2019 Video Worship, Comfort Station, Chicago, IL, Curated by Sara Goodman

2019 Performing Media Exhibition, IU South Bend Gallery, IN, Curated by Eric Souther

2018 Signal Flo, SL8 Gallery, Gainesville, FL, Curated by Nic Silvestris

2018 Visibility, Kirchner Cultural Centre, Buenos Aires, AR, Curated by Milena Pafundi

2017 Snds Like Voices, Digital Art Demo Space, Chicago, IL, Curated by Jon Cates

2016-2017 VISPO a}hoy, Touring exhibition: Aachen - Studiengalerie Stadt Aachen, Monschau - Aukloster Monschau, Geilenkirchen - Haus Basten, Nettersheim: Kulturbahnhof (KUBA), Düren - Museum Schloss Burgau, DE, Curated by Claudia Franken

2016 Glitch, Backspace, Fayetteville, AR, Curated by Helen Maringer and Art of the Glitch

2016 r4w.EɌ̶Ɍ̶.b1t5!, TCC Chicago, IL, Curated by Jon Cates

2016 Books, Arebyte Gallery, London, UK, Curated by David Quiles-Guilló


2023 Signal Culture Alumni: Selections from Videosyntezy 2, Denver Month of Video (MOV), Denver, CO, Curated by Debora Bernagozzi

2021 Vidicon Festival, Berlin, DE & Online

2021 Vector Hack Screening Program at 27th MFRU: International Festival of Computer Arts, Maribor, SI

2021 Common Multiverse Initiative, Online Event, Curated by Testu Collective

2020 Vector Hack Festival, Exportdrvo, Rijeka, HR

2020 Light Year 65: Solace, Projected on the Manhattan Bridge, Brooklyn, NY

2020 Summer Series Streaming Program, Presented by Coaxial Arts, Los Angeles, CA

2020 PanLux, Presented by HEARding Cats Collective, St. Louis Central Library, MO, Curated by Kevin Harris

2019 /'fu:bar/ Festival, AKC Attack, Zagreb, HR, Curated by Vedran Gligo

2019 Interference Fest: Women Making Noise, The North Door, Austin, TX, Curated by Tara Bhattacharya Reed

2019 A/V Evening, Rhizome DC, Washington, DC, Curated by Pat Cain

2018 Flat Earth Film Festival, Seyðisfjörður, IS, Curated by Arndis Yr Hansdottír and Austin Thomasson

2017 Ende Tymes 8: Novo Apocalypso, Outpost Artists Resources, NY, Curated by Bob Bellerue

2016 Living Breathing, Monk Space, Los Angeles, CA, Curated by 3 Ton Cinema

2015 Semiotic Recipes, Spectacle Theater, NY

2015 Unstable Signal, VIVO Media Arts Centre, Vancouver, Canada

Live Performances & Events

2024 Collaborative A/V Performance with Matthew Ryals, The Avalon Lounge, Catskill, NY

2023 Synthetic Forest, Collaborative A/V Performance as Phase Shift Collective for artist residency at Coaxial, Los Angeles, CA

2023 Collaborative A/V Performance as Phase Shift Collective for artist residency at FEED, Erie, PA

2023 Collaborative A/V Performance as Reality Orp for OUT OF PHASE, Phase Space, NYC

2022 Collaborative A/V Performance as Reality Orp for MERCURALIA, Phase Space, NYC

2022 Video projections for Fireflies II, Collaboration with Augustus Arnone and Dorota Czerner for OPEN SPACE Encounters: Music from the Time of Renewal, Maverick Concert Hall, Woodstock

2022 Collaborative A/V Performance with Matthew Ryals, Littlefield, NYC

2022 Collaborative A/V Performance as New Delusion for HEXAFLORALIA, Phase Space, NYC

2022 Live video projections for Suzanne Ciani / Lori Scacco, Ambient Church, NYC

2021 Live video projections for MESMARIZE05 & MESMARIZE06, Presented by Mesma Records, Trans-Pecos, NYC

2021 Collaborative A/V Performance with Hiro Kone, ARTIFACT, Atta Inc., NYC

2021 Collaborative A/V Performance with Valeria Divinorum, Jonathan Sims, Max Coker, and Andrei Jay for HYPERBOREALIS, Phase Space, NYC

2021 Collaborative A/V Performance as New Delusion for Photon Playground, Phase Space, NYC

2021 TRVLR, Collaborative Sound/Kinetic Sculpture Performance with Testu Collective, MIKA, NYC

2020 Collaborative A/V Performance with Andrei Jay for Vidicon, Streamed online from NYC

2020 Recursive News, Collaborative A/V Performance for /'fu:bar/ Festival, Streamed online from Phase Space, NYC

2019 Collaborative A/V Performance as Fugitive Dream Recovery for Télépresence III, La Lumière, Montréal, QC

2019 Collaborative A/V Performance w/ Killick Hinds, Robert C. Turner Gallery, Alfred, NY

2018 Installation at Stull Observatory, Projection mapping and sound environment, Alfred, NY

2018 Live video projections for Malcolm Cecil / Steve Moore, Ambient Church, NYC

2018 Collaborative A/V Performance as Fugitive Dream Recovery for Télépresence II, H0L0, NYC

2017 Collaborative A/V Performance w/ Colby Richarsdon for Télépresence, La Lumière, Montréal, QC

2017 Collaborative A/V Performance w/ Roger Tellier-Craig and Alexander Moskos for Ibrida*Pluri Festival, Eastern Bloc, Montréal, QC

2016-2021 Solo A/V Performances at: Ann Arbor Film Festival (MI), ChaShaMa (NYC), Plaxall (NYC), Synesthesia (NYC), Flux Factory (NYC), Alfred University (Alfred, NY), Secret Project Robot (NYC), Transient Visions Festival (Binghamton, NY), Trans-Pecos (NYC), Muchmore's (NYC), The Mudlark Public Theatre (New Orleans, LA), The Park Church Co-op (NYC), Torus Porta (NYC)

Teaching & Talks

2024 Intro to Video Feedback workshop with Phase Shift Collective, Luck Dragon, Delhi, NY

2024 Intro to Video Feedback with Cameras, Online course through Polyphase Portal

2024 Making Fun, Simple Websites with Handwritten HTML/CSS, Online course through Polyphase Portal

2024 Tech talk/demo about Peertube and Self-Hosting, Kingston Open Source, NY

2024 Intro to Live Visuals workshop with Phase Shift Collective, The Psychic Garden, Rochester, NY

2024 Artist talk/demo for Sound, Luck Dragon, Delhi, NY

2023 Visiting artist talk/demo with Phase Shift Collective for Creative Technology Forum (prof. Josephine Shetty), CalArts, Santa Clarita, CA

2023 Visiting artist talk/demo with Phase Shift Collective for Digital Imaging (prof. Kevin Kripper), University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

2023 Intro to Live Visuals workshop tour with Phase Shift Collective at the following locations:
• FEED, Erie, PA
• Roosevelt Library, Minneapolis, MN
• Patchwerks, Seattle, WA
• Synth Library Portland / CETI, Portland, OR
• Pinebox Studios, Eugene, OR
• Cat Factory, San Francisco, CA
• Indexical, Santa Cruz, CA

2022 Visiting artist workshop with Phase Space Collective for TV Club (prof. Anna Oxygen), Hamilton College, NY

2022 Video mixing & feedback workshop with Phase Space Collective for Real-Time AV (prof. Monica Panzarino), NYU Tandon School of Engineering, NY

2021 Electromagnetic Earth, Artist talk, discussion, and screening for Digital Dish, Ljudmila Lab, Ljubljana, SI & Online

2021 Visiting artist workshop and live performance with Phase Space Collective, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

2020 Visiting artist talk for Realtime (Prof. James Conolly), SAIC, Chicago, IL

2020 Modulating Material, Artist talk for Vector Hack Festival, Rijeka, HR & Online

2018-2020 Graduate assistantships at Alfred University for Speculative Design (Prof. Eric Souther), Junior Video (Prof. Peer Bode), and Institute for Electronic Arts

2017 Visiting artist talk for Digital Animation (Prof. Paula Morales), San Francisco Art Institute, CA

2013-2014 Undergraduate assistantships at Purchase College for Programming for Visual Artists (Prof. Joe McKay) and Art in the Age of Electronic Media (Prof. Liz Phillips)

Community Projects

2023- Co-organizer, Phase Shift, a traveling electronic arts collective

2023- Co-organizer, Polyphase Portal, a collective-run online space for workshops and educational programs

2020- Co-creator and moderator,, an online discussion forum for DIY A/V artists and tinkerers

2020-2023 Co-organizer, Phase Space, a multimedia art studio and collective in Brooklyn

2017-2019 Co-organizer, TÉLÉPRESENCE, an experimental video artists' convention and performance held in Montréal and Brooklyn


2023 Coaxial Arts, Los Angeles, CA (w/ Phase Shift Collective)

2023 FEED, Erie, PA (w/ Phase Shift Collective)

2017 Signal Culture, Owego, NY

Publications & Broadcasts

2024 Lost Poem, February 2024 issue of Chronogram Magazine, Poetry section edited by Phillip X Levine

2023 Elmet Brae: The Land, Compilation album of soundscapes/ambient/noise/drone from the Merveilles community

2020 From Material Space(time) into Electronic Space(time): Interfaces, Simulations, Hybridizations, MFA thesis book/catalog, self-published in edition of 150

2020 Solace, Audiovisual compilation album curated by Maria Takeuchi & Testu Collective (Benefit for Covid-19)

2015-2018 Semiotic Recipes VHS Compilation Volumes I, II, and III, Curated by Cryptic Carousel

2017 Here Comes Everybody Episodes 9-4, 12-1, and 23-3, Monthly cable access TV show curated by Will Erokan

2017 Field recordings for Good Point Podcast Episodes 46 and 87, Hosted by Rafaël Rozendaal and Jeremy Bailey