© Naomi Elena Ramirez
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Exhibitions, publication, choreography, and performance

2017
A Dangerous Body, solo exhibition, A.I.R. Gallery NYC
A Dangerous Body, two channel video installation, continuous loop
Migratory Times /Embodied Spaces presented by The Institute of (Im)Possible Subjects June 24, 2017
performance
Movement Research at The Judson Church, April 24, 2017
Spring Movement Festival at The Center for Performance Research, April 14, 2017
ponga cuerpo donde boca, performance
Issue 2, The Felt, An online journal of poetry and prose produced by Pratt Institute’s MFA in Writing
Too Lees, video with performance and choreography by Naomi Elena Ramirez and
concept and direction by Keren Moscovitch

2016
DoublePlus at Gibney Dance, Curated by Luciana Achugar, split bill evening Dec. 8-10, 2016
The Temptress, Seductress, and Other Woman: Fictions of desire and responsibility, performance
The Temptress, Seductress, and Other Woman: Fictions of desire and responsibility (graphic score), Giclée on paper
Bronx Latin American Art Biennial at The Bronx Museum of the Arts Curated by Alexis Mendoza
everydaystudio, curated by Alison Owen, online exhibition, everydaystudio.tumblr.com
Have you ever heard of happiness springing from a deep well of sorrow?, curated by Michael Fleming,
Mountain Gallery, Bushwick, NY
Beaver the Exhibition, an exhibition, performance, and panel discussion on female sexuality.
Curator, organizer, exhibitor, performer, and panelist.
April 30, 2016 at The Center for Performance Research. Brooklyn, NY
Women Clap Back in Music & the Arts Symposium at The New School, organized by Laina Dawes
Panelist on The Slutist Panel: Defining Our Sexuality on Our Terms, moderated by Kristen Sollee
Codes for Conduct, curated by Lindsey Berfond and Jocelyn Edens, group exhibition at Nurture Art, BK
Haptic Hello, performance
Choreography for Smartphone Gestures (video performance), video
Choreography for Smartphone Gestures (score for solo performer),
Inkjet print with pencil on single matte mylar 3 mil, 30 x 60 in.
Crumbs of Madeline: In Search of Lost Time, curated by Osman Can Yerebakan for BRIC
Contemporary Arts online exhibitions.
2015
Witch Slut Are You? Curated by Slutist.com, group exhibition at WallPlay Gallery, NYC
Photographs of the Wierd Records weekly party in NYC (2008-2014) included in
Can You Hear Me? Music Labels by Visual Artists, created and edited by Francesco Spampinato,
a survey of record labels founded and run by visual artists. May 3 – May 31, 2015
Onomatopee Gallery Eindhoven, NL
Neighbors of Arts @ Renaissance, group exhibition at The Old GEM Brooklyn, NY
The Situation Room, exhibition of video art by female-identified artists curated by Micol Hebron, LA

2014
Downstreet Art Festival at Gallery 107, North Adams, MA VCFA MFA Graduate Group Show
MFA in Visual Art Graduate Exhibition 2014, Vermont College of Fine Arts
limited gestural script , performance
Lanes of Pursuit, four channel video and audio installation
Cadences of an Embrace, 10’ x 18’, paint, pencil, and self-adhesive labels on wood. (Interactive graphic score on floor)
Performance Space Open House, The Center for Performance Research, NYC, performance.
Open Performance, Movement Research, NYC, performance
Beaver the Exhibition at Eugene Lang College, an exhibition, performance, and discussion on female sexuality. Curator, organizer, exhibitor, and performer. April 17-24, 2014. NYC
limited gestural script , (score for two dancers) 127” x 44” inkjet print on paper.
MFA in Visual Art Winter 2014 Exhibition, Vermont College of Fine Arts
Beaver the Exhibition, an exhibition, performance, and panel discussion on female sexuality. Curator, organizer, exhibitor, performer, and panelist. January 14 2014 at The Center for Performance Research. Brooklyn, NY

2013
I love you, single channel video, continuous loop.
In Bodies We Trust, Graduate Student Performance Studies Conference at Northwestern University, Evanston IL. Performance and exhibition.
Selection Panelist, Fall Movement at The Center for Performance Research
Play, Activate, Investigate. Workshop exploring Dance Par Course, VCFA
Dance Par Course, Lawn Installation. Laminated inkjet prints with pencil on paper, 6' bamboo polls, and white field paint.
MFA in Visual Art Summer 2013 Exhibition, Vermont College of Fine Arts
Beaver, performance.
Beaver (score for one dancer), 80" x 44", pencil, pen, charcoal, and inkjet print on paper.
CultureFix - a performance art showcase nyc, performance.
Animamus Art Salon – Bushwick Open Studios, performance and exhibition NYC
Chez Bushwick – Bushwick Open Studios, performance and exhibition NYC
New Voices in Live Performance presented by The Center for Performance Research, performance and exhibition.
Beaver Shot, performance.
Los Archivos del Cuerpo, collective project organized by Dalida Maria Benfield. Online and offline exhibitions, including "ARTE NUEVO INTERACTIVA 13", June 2013, Centro Cultural Aak, Mérida, Mexico. (2013-2014) www.losarchivosdelcuerpo.tumblr.com
Vulva, single channel video, continuous loop.
itch #15, Dance Journal, Conforming Line (score for one dancer) photographic prints.
MFA in Visual Art Winter 2013 Exhibition, VCFA, performance and exhibition
In Translation: Conforming Line (score for one dancer), performance.
Infinite Game (score for three dancers), 72” x 44”, inkjet print and pencil on paper.

2012
MFA in Visual Art Summer 2012 Exhibition, Vermont College of Fine Arts
Luck of the Draw, solo exhibition, Gimme! Coffee, Brooklyn, NY
Visual Overture “Artist of the Week” March 19, 2012
Salon Show, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Conforming Line (score for one dancer), inkjet print and pencil on paper.
Skies, series of 14, digital c prints.
Gestures in Light on Film; Experiments in Aleatory Process, series of 10, digital c prints

2011
Art as Activism? Activism as Art? In Surf’s Up: The Aesthestics of Disappearance Vol. 1 No. 1, Published by White Columns Gallery NYC
A howling is upon us and the earth screams, series of 7 injet prints

2010
SVA Photo Residency Exhibition, NYC
Untitled (Isolation), series of 9 injet prints
Midnight Run, series of 15 inject prints

2006
Untitled Solo, performance. Anatomy Riot, LA, CA
how we get by, choreography by Taisha Paggett, UCLA (performer)

2004
Free Speech Zone, Installation at Situation Awareness, LA, CA barbed wire, newspaper, saw horse.

2003
Die Audio Gruppe, Audio Ballerinas by Benoit Maubrey at Location One NYC, (performer)

1999
SN333, performance. Locations in NYC Movement Research, The Frying Pan

1996
Overload Disorder; co-produced performance event UC Berkeley
Sirens, performance

1995
WALK DON”T WALK, performance
Harvest, performance

1994
Equus, (performer)
In Blue Twine, performance
Rapture, performance

1994-1996 Bay Area Repertory Dance Company, UC Berkeley (performer)
1994-1996 Spring Dance Concert, UC Berkeley (performer)

Education
2014 MFA in Visual Art, Vermont College of Fine Arts
2012 Advanced Certificate in Studio Art, New York University Steinhardt
2010 Summer Photo Residency, School of Visual Arts
2010 Advanced Fine Art Studio Intensive, Parsons SPACE,
2005 Photography, Los Angeles City College
1996 BA Dramatic Art/Dance, University of California, Berkeley

Awards
2005 Award of Excellence, Los Angeles City College Media Arts Department
1996 Eisner Award for Excellence in Dance, UC Berkeley

Born in Hermosillo, Mexico. Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY