MIRA HUNTER
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Born in Vancouver, BC
Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York and Roberts Creek, British Columbia

Education
2013 | MFA Candidate Columbia University School of The Arts, New York, NY
2013 | Skowhegan School of Sculpture and Painting, Madison, ME
2002 | BFA NSCAD University, Halifax, NS
2001 | Yale University Summer School of Art, New Haven, CT

Selected Exhibitions
2014 | The Clearing, Goldmoss Gallery, Roberts Creek, BC
2013 | MFA Thesis Exhibition, Columbia University School of the Arts, Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City, NY
2013 | Live Archive, Crucible Bulding, Pittsburgh, PA
2013 | Magical Thinking, Columbia University Interdisciplinary Arts Council, Brooklyn, NY
2013 | Artcycle Discovers: The MFA Finalists, Gallery Brooklyn, NY
2013 | Tea House Dervish, Ran Tea House, Brooklyn, NY
2013 | Contemplating Atomic Theory In My Father's Clothes, Open Studios, Columbia University, New York, NY
2012 | Essential Items = 27 {Columbia (MFA) Artists}, Metro Deli, Brooklyn, NY
2012 | Dayism, Goldmoss Gallery, Roberts Creek, BC
2012 | Caretakers of Wonder, Cafe for Contemporary Art, North Vancouver, BC
2011 | Columbia University First-Year MFA Exhibition, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY
2010 | Waterpod™: Ecology and Autonomy, Exit Art, New York, NY
2010 | Graphic Novels and Photogravure, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY
2010 | Time Machine, A1C Gallery, St. John's, NL
2010 | Dans l'archipel du Waterpod, Occurrence Espace D'Art et D'Essai Contemporains, Montreal, QC
2010 | Death of Fear with Carlito Dalceggio, Galerie SAS, Montreal, QC
2009 | Waterpod™, Waterpod™, New York, NY
2008 | Time Machine, MADance Screen Salon, Toronto, ON
2008 | The Dark Between, Beaumont Studios, Vancouver, BC
2006 | Mary Mattingly's Forecast: An Environmental Disaster Opera, Whitebox Gallery, New York, NY
2005 | We Go Round And Round In The Night, Feldman Gallery, Portland, OR
2005 | 1005 McLean, 1005 Mclean, Vancouver, BC
2004 | The Life Boat, during Art Basel, Miami, FL
2004 | Art Under Foot, Roundhouse Community Centre, Vancouver, BC
2003 | Aviary, Salon Des Arts, San Francisco, CA
2003 | A Night At The Tigress, Roundhouse Community Centre, Vancouver, BC
2003 | Golden Double Happiness, Capilano University Gallery, North Vancouver, BC
2002 | Batin Zahir, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS
2002 | Graduation Exhibition, Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD University, Halifax, NS

Selected Performances
2014 | Secret Tribe, Brookfield Place Winter Garden, New York, NY
2014 | Secret Tribe, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
2014 | Secret Tribe, Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, IL
2012 | Century of Small, Tangente Laboratoire Mouvements Contemporains, Montreal, QC
2011 | New Dance Festival, The Rooms, St. John's, NL
2010 | Death of Fear with Carlito Dalceggio, Galerie SAS, Montreal, QC
2009 | Century of Small, CanAsian Dance Festival, Toronto, ON
2008 | Secret Tribe, Dubai International Film Festival, Jumeirah Al Shams Arena, Dubai, UAE
2008 | Secret Tribe, Istanbul MOMA, Istanbul, Turkey
2008 | Secret Tribe, Forum Theater, Melbourne, Australia
2008 | Secret Tribe, Sudpol, Kriens/Luzern, Switzerland
2008 | Secret Tribe, Batiement des Forces Motrices, Geneva, Switzerland
2008 | Secret Tribe, Rotfabrike, Zurich, Switzerland
2008 | Secret Tribe, Dampfzentrale, Bern, Switzerland
2008 | Secret Tribe, Cinema Teatro, Chiasso, Switzerland
2008 | Secret Tribe, Theater Performance, Chur, Switzerland
2008 | Secret Tribe, Kaserne Reithalle, Basel, Switzerland
2008 | Secret Tribe, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey
2008 | Secret Tribe, Vredenburg, Utrecht, Holland
2007 | Secret Tribe, Breath Concert, Trinity St. Paul's Cathedral, Toronto, ON
2006 | Secret Tribe, Barbican Hall Concert, London, England
2006 | Secret Tribe, Sinsaibashi Club Quatro, Osaka, Japan
2006 | Secret Tribe, Worldbeat:Nights of Ramadan, Tokyo, Japan
2006 | Secret Tribe, Saint-Denis Festival, France
2005 | Secret Tribe, Simdi Now Stuttgart, Germany
2005 | Secret Tribe, MOVE Festival, Prague, Czech Republic
2005 | Secret Tribe, Arena, Istanbul, Turkey
2005 | Secret Tribe, Le Parc De La Villette, Paris, France
2005 | Secret Tribe, Seattle International Children’s Festival, Seattle, WA
2005 | Secret Tribe, M15, New York, NY
2004 | Guldestan with Modern Dance Turkey, Istanbul, Turkey
2004 | Secret Tribe, Yeni Melek Sinemasi, Istanbul, Turkey
2004 | Secret Tribe, Simdi Now Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2004 | Secret Tribe, Forum, Spain
2004 | Stern Grove Festival, San Francisco, CA
2004 | Secret Tribe, Grand Performances, Los Angeles, CA
2004 | Secret Tribe, SummerDance, Chicago, IL
2004 | Secret Tribe, Joe’s Pub, New York, NY
2004 | Secret Tribe, Vancouver Folk Festival, Vancouver, BC
2003 | Secret Tribe, Montreux Jazz, Montreux, Switzerland
2003 | Secret Tribe, Jazz A Vienne, Lyon, France
2002 | New Dance Festival, Halifax, NS
2001 | Secret Tribe, Montreal Jazz Festival, Montreal, QC

Awards
2012 | Hayman Visual Arts Gift, Columbia University, New York, NY
2010 | Hayman Visual Arts Gift, Columbia University, New York, NY
2010 | International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Scholarship, Vancouver, BC
2001 | Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship, Yale University School for the Arts, Norfolk, CT

Lectures and Classes
2014 | Introduction To Whirling, Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, IL
2013 | Out of Nothingness, Unscripted: Symposium On The Study of Performance, Columbia University, New York, NY
2011 | 65 Cameras and an Electric Pulse, dorkbot NYC, Location One, New York, NY
2010 | Whirling, New Dance, The Rooms, St. John's, NL
2009 | Waterpod, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Roundhouse Community Centre, Vancouver, BC


 

 

 
 

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