Elsbeth Pancrazi cv

322 Atlantic Avenue, Apt. #3 / Brooklyn, New York 11201 / (201) 956-2781 / e.pancrazi@gmail.com

Books 

The Valley, limited-edition letterpress chapbook, Z’roah Press, 2019

Full Body Pleasure Suit, Tavern Books’ Wrolstad Contemporary Poetry Series selection, 2017

  • Highlighted in BOMB Magazine’s “Looking Back on 2017: Literature” feature; Poetry Society of America’s “In Their Own Words” web series, and New Orleans Review.

Recent Journal Publications

“General Sherman Redwood” in Foundry, June 2019

“The Secretary of the Interior skulks in his office,” “Invasive Species Awareness Week,” and “Interior News and Updates” in Counter, March 2019

“The Secretary and Science” in Conduit, February 2019

“Some Things” in Big Big Wednesday, February 2019

“Office of American Innovation” in Boston Review: What Nature Special Feature, March 2018

“Poem interrupted by the arrival of other lifeforms” andFate of the Interior” in Oversound, March 2018

“Sasquatch” and “The Interior at Night” in Tupelo Quarterly, February 2018

“The Secretary of the Interior’s problem” in No, Dear, November 2017

“I wonder if you hear it” in AWP: The Writer’s Chronicle, 2017, and Sixth Finch, October 2014

Three poems in Gramma Poetry Journal, September 2017

Two poems in Salt Hill Review, Spring 2016

“Red Herrings” featured on Brooklyn Poets, February 2015

“I walk through my twenties,” “We fucked every hour,” and “It’s true I made you” in Spork, June 2014

“Summer Luncheon for Painters and Sculptors” (trans.) in A Public Space and Verse Daily, 2014

“After my tastebuds stopped working” in Bodega, November 2013

“What’s penciled in” featured on KDHX St. Louis “Literature for the Halibut,” 2013

Six poems in PaperBag, November 2012

“We were on the couch, overhearing” in No, Dear, November 2012

“When you fell asleep with your fingerprint on the sensor” in Thethepoetryblog, June 2012

Collaborations & Public Engagements

2019 Readings at Association for Writing Programs Conference and Berl’s Poetry Bookshop.

2018 Readings at New York University Creative Writing Program, Queens Public Library, Vassar College, and Office Hours Poetry Workshop Series

2018 Designed and led “21st Century Wildness: Eco-Poetry Workshop” at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

2017 Readings at A Public Space, Berl’s Poetry Bookstore, Bushwick loft space, Leonia Public Library, The Rice Place Field Day, Portland Literary Arts Center, Regina Rex Gallery, and No Dear Magazine Launch

2017 Writer-in-Residence at The Rice Place

2017 Co-designed and led “Calculated Risk: A Generative Poetry Workshop” with Megan Levad at Tavern Books

2016 “The Book of Matches” created with photographer Carlotta Guerra for 7x7.la Magazine

2015–2016 Writing Mentor at Girls Write Now 

2014 “Poetry Spoke Cards” designed for O, Miami Poetry Festival with poet Brett Fletcher Lauer

2013 Fellow at Poets House Emerging Writers Program

2013 Artist-in-Residence at Caldera Arts

2008–2013 Contributing Editor at PEN American Journal

2011–2012 Member of Emotive Fruition theater collective of poets and actors

2011–2012 Contributing writer at BOMBlog

2009–2011 Co-Editor of Small Anchor Books 

2010 The Extra Illustration Project displayed at New York Art Book Fair and CUNY Graduate Center Chapbook Festival; exhibited at the Vassar College Art Library 

2010 The Work Office commissioned poem for DUMBO Arts Festival

Honors

2018 and 2019 Advisor for New York Foundation for the Arts Emerging Leaders Program

2018 Finalist, Center for Book Arts Chapbook Contest 

2016 Finalist, Cleveland State University Poetry Center First Book Prize

2015 Finalist, Switchback Books Gatewood Prize

2014 Honorable Mention, Coconut Books Cargill Prize

2014 Finalist, Boston Review/”Discovery” Prize

2013 Selected by Brenda Shaughnessy for Best New Poets 2013 anthology

Education

MFA in Poetry/Creative Writing, New York University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, 2010

B.A. in English, with Departmental Honors, Vassar College, 2005

Recent Employment

Senior Manager for Foundation and Corporate Relations at New York Hall of Science, Queens (2018–present)

Manager of Institutional Funding at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn (2015–2018)

Grant Writer at Kundiman, NYC (2013–2015)

Membership and Development Director at Poetry Society of America, NYC (2011–2015)

Adjunct Faculty in Creative Writing at New York University, NYC (Spring 2010)

Carlotta Guerra cv

Bologna - Los Angeles,  www.carlottaguerra.com, carlottaguerra@gmail.com,  +39 3396113925

Exhibitions and publications 

2019

FRESH EYE, emerging photographer talents in Europe (publication)

New Dutch Photography Talent of 2019,  The Netherlands (publication)

2018

Print Swap ROOT Studios, NYC, Usa

“42 Contemporary Artists”, Enter Art Foundation, Berlin, Germany (exhibition and publication)

Cordary Studios, Los Angeles, Usa (exhibition)

LACDA Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, Usa (exhibition)

Aint-bad magazine (publication)

The Print Swap exhibition, Berlin Blue Gallery, Berlin, Germany (exhibition)

Shortlisted of the London International Creative Competition, UK 

FULL EXPOSURE, the FOTOfactory Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (exhibition)

2017

Humble Arts Foundation Group Show #55: Year in Reverse (exhibition)

Extended Family Project, Inglewood, Usa (exhibition)

LACDA Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, Usa (exhibition)

PHROOM magazine (publication)

2016

TAM, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, Usa (exhibition)

‘The Book of Matches’ collaboration with poet Elsbeth Pancrazi for 7x7.la magazine (publication)

NewDawn paper, The Netherlands (digital publication)

LACDA Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, Usa (exhibition)

2015 

The Artlook, Los Angeles, Usa (exhibition)


Residencies and workshop

2018 Unseen Amsterdam, Unseen Dummy Sessions with Daria Tuminas, Paul van Mameren, Oliver Barstow, Delphine Bedel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2017 Fondazione Lac o Le Mon, For a minor language, a schizophrenic concoction, curated by Carolina Rossi Casanovas e Mattia Solari, with Cesare Pietroiusti, San Cesareo, Italy 

Education

2014-2018  the FOTOfactory, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2004-2007 Post-Graduate School of Contemporary Art - University of Bologna, Italy

2003 Degree in the Conservation of Cultural Heritage - University of Bologna, Italy


Other Professional Experiences

2013 - 2014 Associate curator, Kunstverein Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2008 - 2013 Assistant director, special events manager, Istituzione Galleria d’Arte Moderna in Bologna, Italy

2006 - 2008 Assistant curator, Peter Weiermair

2007 Exhibition office associate, MAMbo - Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Italy

2006 - 2007 Cultural planning associate, Muse Group srl., Bologna, Italy

2006 Co-curator of the exhibition CROSSWORK, Department of Visual Arts, University of Bologna, Italy

2005 - 2006 Gallery Assistant and photographer, Galleria Marabini, Bologna, Italy

2005 Co-curator of the exhibition OLTRE LA REGOLA, Department of Visual Arts, University of Bologna, Italy