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Aay Liparoto  [ 1987°, USA ]

Education

2013 / 2015 Masters Fine Art, KASK, Ghent (BE)
2006 / 2009 BA (hons) Illustration, Camberwell College of Art, (UK)

2005 / 2006 Foundation Course, Graphic Design,

                        London College of Communication (UK) 

Filmography

 

           2023 SMALL ACTS OF VIOLENCE 

                    Produced by ARGOS, ( In development )

          WE WERE FOOLS FOR THINKING IT WAS GOING TO BE FUN (2019)

          Produced by Animal Tank

2020 Margate Film Festival (UK)

         Miry Concertzal | Ghent (BE)

         Esssex Documentary Festival (UK)

         Female (H)aze, Decorartiler (BE)

2019  Breedbeeld Kortfilm Festival | De Studio | Antwerp (BE)

          Avant premiere | Cinema Nova, Brussels (BE)

          WHAT DEVIOUS CUNTS WE ARE (2018)

2018  PLAN B Festival, Bekegem, (BE)

          ANDREW A STRONG COURAGEOUS WARRIOR (2016)

2019  Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, (UK)

2018  Homografía / Homography #4, ArtSpace México · Mexico City (MX)

          ILVSX !?, Tanks, Brugge, (BE)

2017  Docville International Documentary Film Festival, Leuven, (BE)

         Fuck You Friedrich , Worm, Rotterdam (NL)
2016 International Film Festival Rotterdam, (NL)

         OFFOFF Cinema, Gent (BE)
         Bozar Cinema, Brussels (BE)

         Xposed Queer Festival, Berlin (DE)

         Split 21st Film Festival, (HR)

         Pink Screens Brussels (BE)

         Asterico Festival, Buenos Aires (ARG)

 

Solo Installs 

 

2019 NO BODIES WELCOME, FACT Liverpool, (UK)

2018 WELCOME/NOT WELCOME, Solo Zomerrsidentie #6, Machelen-aan-de-Leie, (BE)

2016 THE POSSIBILTY OF BEING OTHER Strangelove, Antwerp (BE)

2015 SOMETHING THAT ALWAYS WORKS, MAP, Gent (BE)
2013 YOURS, AUSLANDER, Kliener Salon, Berlin (DE) *P_A_C

Select Group

2021 MOVE TO....SOCIOSPHERE, Ars Electronica, (AT)

         POLITICAL BODY II, Pinaofabik, (BE)

2020  TOGETHER, MHKA, Antwerp, (BE)

          ARTCONTEST, Brussels, (BE)

          E2E, Transmediale, HWK, Berlin (DE)

2018  LUCKY, NGBK Gallery Berlin (DE)

                      GENDER THINGS, Tent Gallery, Edinburgh, (UK)

            2017  I COULD HAVE BEN A DANCER, Blanco, Ghent, (BE)

                      WHERE DOES IT HURT?, Gent (BE)

2016 MEATSPACE, Coven Berlin (DE)

         MAKE ART GREAT AGAIN, Antwerp Art Weekend (BE)

         !VALUE# [Act 2], Croxhapox Window, Gent (BE)

2015 IMAGINARY REEFS, Glogauair Space, Berlin (DE)

         LA VIE MODE D’EMPLOI, Zwart zaal, Gent (BE)

         TUMULT, KASK, Gent (BE)

Performances / workshops

2021  EUROPEAN MEDIA ARTS SHOWCASE, Halle Kunsthalle (DE)

          CODISCO Ethical Co-Learning, SPIN, Brussels (BE)​

2020 NO BODIES WELCOME : : workshops

          Online edit-a-thon, Arts Meets Radical Openness, Linz, (AT)

          Co-writing workshop, Transmediale, Berlin (DE)

2019 NOT FOUND ON : workshops

         Think Tank Day: WORM, Worm, Rotterdam (NL)

         Round Table: RoSa Library, Brussels (BE)

         Round Table: Tender Centre, Rotterdam (NL)

         Introduction: FACT, Liverpool, (UK)

         Poster Making: FACT, Liverpool, (UK) 

         Co-writing: Host with Conway, The Bagelry, Liverpool, (UK)

         Our Networks: Host with Amit, FACT, Liverpool, (UK) 

2016  I WANT TO AGREE WITH YOU BUT YOU ARE MAKING IT REALLY HARD FOR ME

          Current Space, Baltimore, ML, (USA)
          Panoply Performance Laboratory, Brooklyn, NY, (USA)

          Open Source Gallery, Brooklyn, NY,(USA)
           Mammal Gallery, Atlanta, GR, (USA)
           Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA, (USA)
           Not Gallery , Austin, TX, (USA)

2015  PLEASE PERFORM YOUR IDENTITY QUIETLY’ Etcetera III, S.M.A.K, Gent (BE)

          AND WHO WANTS PEACE?  The Jewish Museum, Brussels (BE) ( For R’m Aharoni )

2014  FORMALLY FEED ME,  Kristof de Clercq Gallery, Gent (BE)
          AS LONG AS I STILL GOT IT’ KASK, Gent, ( BE)
          Z IS FOR ZIGZAG,  Tale of the Tub, Rotterdam (NL) ( For Kelly Schacht )

2013 ‘WHEN I FUCK HIM I THINK OF YOU’ Zwart zaal, Gent (BE)

Grants / Prizes

           

            2020 'We Were Fools For Thinking it was Going to Be Fun' ESSEX DOCSFEST, Won Jury Prize

                     'Small Acts Of Violence' ARGOS Open call Production

                     KUNSTENDECREET: KORTLOPENDE BEURS, (BE)           

            2018 STIMULERINGSFONDS, Digital Culture, (NL)

                     KUNSTENDECREET: KORTLOPENDE BEURS, (BE)

                     VLAAMS AUDIOVISUEEL FONDS, Filmlab (BE)

2017 KUNSTENDECREET: KORTLOPENDE BEURS, (BE)

         SHORT FILM GRANT, SABAM, Brussels (BE)

2016 FONDS KWADRAAT, (NL)
         BRITISH COUNCIL TRAVEL FUND, London (UK)

2015 SHORT FILM GRANT, SABAM, Brussels (BE)

Residency 

2021  MORPHO, (formally AAIR), Antwerp 

          Sept - Jan 

         Workspace Brussels 

         20th  - 30th Sept & 16th - 24th Nov  Kaaistudios | Brussels, (BE)

2019  European Media Arts Residency @  FACT 

          15th May - 12th Jul, Liverpool (UK)

          COLLECTIVE CONDITIONS | Constant

          Nov 4 - 12  | Brussels, (BE)

          Workspace Brussels 

          26th Sept - 9th Oct | Brussels, (BE)

2018   Artist Residence SOLO ZOMERRESIDENTIE #6,

           22nd Aug - 1st Oct, Machelen-aan-de-Leie, (BE)

2017  Artist Residence - Dusangneuf Osangsett

          1st Sept - 24th Nov, Brussels (BE)

          Artist Residence - Arc Residency

          9th - 29th May, Romainmôtier, (CH)

Panels / Guest Artist /Publication 

           

            2022     LETTERS AAY TO ZED, Tim Magazine, Feature (BE)

2021  ANDREW HAS HIS PERIOD, We are Europe Magizine, Feature (BE)

2020   ETERNAL NETWORKS Publication,
           Everything We Build, Institute of Network Culture

          TRANSMEDIALE STUDENT FORUM, Artist Talk, Berlin (DE)

2019    QUEER SOAP BOX, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, (UK)

            AUGMENT AND DISRUPT, Impakt & RAUM, Utrecht (NL)

2016    VISITING ARTIST, Joan Mitchell Center, New Orleans, (USA)

            PAC PRESENTS, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA, (USA)

            SELFIELAND, OffOff Cinema, Ghent (BE)
            COMMODIFYING THE QUEER, International Film Festival Rotterdam, (NL)

2015    NOBODY IS CLICHE, STAM Museum, Gent (BE)

2012    HELLO COLLECTIVE, Residency Director, (PL)