Bryan Rodriguez Cambana

Multidisciplinary artist and curator

Rodriguezb3666@gmail.com 

 

Education/Residencies

Bachelor of Fine Arts at Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Occidental College, Socapa pre-college program/ Los Angeles, California

Vermont Studio Residency/Johnson, Vermont

Workshop with Miguel Andrade and Hemilio Vargas, Lima, Peru

SOMA summer Residency/ D.F, Mexico  

Zona 30 Studio Residency/Lima, Peru

§üb∫amsøñ at Samsøn Gallery Studio Residency/Boston, MA

TrueQué-Localidad Alterna Studio Residency/Ayampe, Ecuador

Engaging Artists Fellowship at More Art, NY, New York

Selected Group Exhibitions & Festivals

2016-2017

New Latin Wave, Brooklyn Bazaar, NY

Scaredcrows ,Womp Projects, Brooklyn, NY

The Great Black Expanse, Powrplnt, Brooklyn, NY

EXPO CHICAGO/Minimum Requirement, Silent Funny, Chicago, IL

Miami Performance Festival, Edge Zone, Miami, FL

SKIN, Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015

Emergency Index Vol. 3, Launch Party at L.A Book Fair at MOCA Geffen Contemporary, LA, CA Performeando 2015, Queens Museum, Queens, NY

Todo Bajo Control 2015, AS220, Providence, RI

Millennial Tragedy, Press Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

Bqstqn//Chicagq: Specialties of the House, Comfort Station, Chicago, IL

Festival Internacional de Cine Lima Independiente 2015, Lima, Peru

Wildlife Sanctuary ,Samsøn Projects, Boston, MA

Muestra de Cine y Video Contemporáneo Peruano, Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires, Argentina Encuentro IV/Espacio abierto a libre performance, No Name Gallery, Lima, Peru

Ghetto Biennale 2015, Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Docuperu XII, Lima, Peru

Transcinema: International Nonfiction Film Festival, Lima,

ARTcetera, auction at AIDS ACTION, Boston, MA

2014

Illuminus 2014 / Boston, MA

Give & Get/Have & Take 2, Whitespace Gallery, Scotland, UK & Something Felix Gallery, Boston, MA Videada vol.4 & 6, El Galpon, Lima, Peru

APUFF 2014, Lima, Peru

!Que Lástima! .2, The Beland Gallery @ the Essex At Center, Lawrence, Boston, MA

2013

International Festival of The New Latin American Cinema, Havana, Cuba

Todo Bajo Control , La galeria@ Villa Victoria, Boston, MA

Festival Internacional de Cine Lima Independiente , Lima, Peru

Ripa , UQAM, Montreal, Canada

Performeando at Grace Space, New York, New York

SOMA with Daypussy, Mexico DF

Histories of Now: Space for Dialogue and Activism, Barbara and Steven Grossman Gallery, Boston, MA

2011-2012

Muestra Marrana, Barcelona, Spain

Video raymi, Cusco, Peru

Smash hits, Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Boston, MA

Baby Shower, collaboration with Ximena Izquierdo Zona 30, Lima, Peru

Performeada, collaboration with Ximena Izquierdo, El Galpon, Pueblo Libre, Peru

Selected Curatorial Experience

2014-2017

Jesus Loves Me Too in Concert at La Tea Theater featuring Jay Boogie, LES, NY

"US," film screening with BUFU collective, Brooklyn, NY

Edicion Especial at Cuchifritos Gallery & Project Space, ( Artist Alliance) featuring artists Elia Alba, Emmanuel Xavier, Raul Gonzales III, and Cecilia Gentili.

Sweety's Radio Season 2, a monthly talk show and podcast featuring: Playground Coffee Shop, La Chamba Press and Maroon World, and Oscar Sanchez (Oscar1992)

Palm Trees Swaying in a Hurricane at Five Myles Gallery, Sweety's, Brooklyn, NY

Black Radical Imagination, An Afrofuturist Film Showcase at the ICA Boston, MA

Sweety’s Radio, a monthly talk show and podcast featuring: Jay Boogie, Guarionex Rodriguez, Carlos Martiel, BLKBX and Mal Devisa (Strange Noir), Paloma Valenzuela, BBYMUTHA, Dell Hamilton, Intelligent Mischief, Hifadility, Thurmon Green, DJ SEGA

Flash Forward 2034 Imagining with Sweety’s Radio: Trap Orchestra, Boston, MA

First Class: Intro to Showbiz with Jay Boogie at Sweety’s | Samson Gallery, Boston, MA

Black Radical Imagination at Sweety’s Gallery and MFA, Boston, MA

Passing By at Illuminus 2014, Boston, MA

TRU LOVE at Sweety’s Gallery, Boston, MA

SWEAT at Sweety’s Gallery, Boston, MA

Beaching: Matan Golan at Sweety’s Gallery, Boston, MA

Pink, Gray, Navy and Cream: Paul Pescador at Sweety’s Gallery and Anthony Greaney, Boston, MA

Volando Bajito, La Galeria at Villa Victoria, Boston, MA

Another Spectacle/Foster Prize Exhibition, Sweety’s collaboration with Ricardo De Lima, ICA, Boston, MA

Bqstqn//Chicagq collaboration: Specialties of the House, Sweety’s and Chicagq at Comfort station, Chicago, IL

2012-2013

Pared Pizarra: Castillos at Zona 30 with Ximena Izquierdo Ugaz, Wonhee Cho & Aaron Lopez, Lima, Peru

¡Qué Lástima! .1 at Godine Gallery, Boston, MA

Work Experience

2014-2018

Teen Programs Coordinator The Museum of Moving Image, Queens, NY

Jury Member for Lima Independiente Festival de Cine Internacional 2017, Lima, Peru

Education Manager at Socrates Sculpture Park

Activity Specialist at East Side House Settlement, Bronx, NY

Co-founder/curator of Sweety’s, an art space and platform for artists of color, www.sweetys.info

Co-moderator for 13th Annual Latinx Students Conference Keynote Panel at Amherst College, MA

Co-moderator for Black Radical Imagination at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA

Director and editor of MOMENTS, a Promo video For Jay Boogie

Gallery Assistant & Art Handler at School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Co-director for Jay Boogie’s Music video/Body Remix, Brooklyn, NY

Actor in “As Da Art World Might Turn” Directed by Kalup Linzy, Boston, MA

2012-2013

Counselor at Sociedad Latina, Boston, MA

Teacher’s Assistant for Jeff Silva, Film Department at SMFA, Boston, Ma

Video department monitor at SMFA, Boston, MA

Gaffer for Through the Wormhole television series, Boston, MA

Personnel Chair at Beantown Advisory Board/Youth Organization and Nonprofit , Boston, MA Videographer for Don’t Ask Don’t Tell party at The Great Scott, Boston, MA

Selected Offline and Online Publications

2014-2018

Remezcla, "Sweety's Uplifts Black and Brown Artists with its For Us, By Us Philosophy, BK, Ny

Accent Magazine, "The Kids are Right On!" London, UK

Emergency Index: An Annual Document Of Performance Practice Vol. 3, Ugly Duckling Press, NY Emergent Art Space, Artist Feature

“Get Slapped at Sweetys: Young Artists Open New Gallery”, DigBoston.com, Boston, MA

“Art in the Innovation Hub Part 3: Artists”, BigRedandShiny.com, Boston, MA

Latino Caribbean Artists, latinocaribbeanartists.tumblr.com

Diaspora Drama Zine Issue. 2, www.diasporadrama.com

Picó Picante: Celebrating four years of politics on the dance floor, Remezcla, New York, NY

New shows question identity, embrace earthy contemplation, The Boston Globe, Boston, MA

A Boston Podcast by and for Artists of Color, Hyperallergic, Boston, MA

Cine Peruano 2015: La gran ilusión (II)

Un Ojo Salvaje, reflexiones sobre el cine peruano, Lima, Peru

“Love in Public” and “Sweety’s Radio” Podcasts Aim To Bring Visibility Through Voice, 90.9WBUR, The Artery

“Bryan Rodriguez and Tween Rappers” Clocktower Radio, Brooklyn, NY

2013

¡ Qué Lástima!, BigRedandShiny.com, Boston, MA

Habrá post Festival Lima Independiente 2013, La Republica, Lima, Peru

Interview for La Mar Brava Screening, Canal 7, Noticias, Lima, Peru

“Volvamos a hablar de cine en el Perú ”, OtroCine.com, Lima, Peru

Catálogo De Lima Independiente 2013, Lima, Peru

“Argentinean Film P3ND3JO5 Wins Lima Independent International Film Fest,” CinemaTropical.com

Show Announcement (with Daypussy), La ciudad de Frente, No. 1, Mexico, D.F.

“Un Ejercicio Del Espíritu”, maderasalvaje.blogspot.com, Mexico, D.F

“La Claqueta ”, Palente, Havana, Cuba

Honors, Awards, and Lectures

2012-2018

Public Art Grant/Artist Project Support, More Art, NY, NY

Sweetys, First Year Program at School at The Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA

Best Film for Pedro Navaja at Festival Internacional de Cine Lima Independiente, Lima, Peru

Sweetys Live at The Cooper Union Great Hall| School of Art, New York

Best Film for La Mar Brava at Festival Internacional de Cine Lima Independiente, Lima, Peru

President’s Research Award, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Miercoles de SOMA presents Daypussy SOMA, D.F, Mexico

President’s Research Award, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA