CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION
1999 M.F.A. Studio Art, Ohio University
1997 B.F.A. Painting, University of Akron (cum laude)

SELECTED SOLO PERFORMANCES and EXHIBITIONS
2015 Gary Setzer: Work, Museum of Contemporary Art Tucson, Tucson, AZ
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Tippets Gallery, Utah State University, Logan, UT
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Hyde Art Gallery, Grossmont College, San Diego, CA
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Tuska Center for Contemporary Art, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, School of Art, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Kenilworth Square, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Public Space One, Iowa City, IA
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, The Eve Marie Saint Theater, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, George and Ellen Rieveschl Digitorium, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Kipp Gallery, Indiana State University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Arts Cottage, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Commons Art Gallery, Arcadia University, Philadelphia, PA
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Ruth Marder Studio Theater, Towson University, Towson, MD
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Studio 115 Black Box Theater, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Gatewood Gallery, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC
2014 The Black Tongue Lexicon, Black Box Theater, Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL
2013 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO
2011 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Las Cruces Museum of Art, Las Cruces, NM
2011 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL
2011 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Martine Chaisson Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2011 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Co-Lab Project Space, Austin, TX
2011 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Flight Gallery, San Antonio, TX
2010 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, The Tank, New York, NY
2010 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Fountain Studios, Brooklyn, NY
2010 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Plus Gallery, Denver, CO
2010 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Mess Hall, Chicago, IL
2010 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA
2010 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Future Tenant, Pittsburgh, PA
2010 Supralingual/Sublingual: The Tongue is the Terrain, Wild Goose Creative, Columbus, OH
2008 Simultaneous Repellents, (Repressed Sentient, Oppressed Séance), The Slade School of Art Research Center, London, UK
2008 The Shift From Green and the Quietude of the Swallowing Ground, Davis Gallery, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID
2006 Gary Setzer: Sound & Vision—Selected Single Channel Video Works, Ohio University Southern Gallery, Ironton, OH
2006 Slow Measured Crawl 2, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2006 Methodological Remover / Orange Haunter, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2006 Keypunch Operator (Field Interpreter), site-specific work, Bowling Green, OH
2005 Indexical Scale, Clarion University, Clarion PA
2005 Slow Measured Crawl, Zygote Press Gallery, Cleveland, OH
2005 1:1 Floor Plan Drawing #2, Zygote Press, Cleveland, OH
2004 1:1 Floor Plan Drawing #1, Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Bowling Green, OH
2003 Gary Setzer: The Recorder Suite, A.R.C. Gallery, Chicago, IL
2000 The Landscape Divided Infinitely and Refused to Entertain the Questions, The Millworks Gallery, Akron, OH
1999 Knowing Field, Ohio University Art Gallery, Athens, OH

1999 Recent Work by Gary Setzer, The Millworks Gallery, Akron, OH
1997 Essence System: Recent Work by Gary Setzer, The Millworks Gallery, Akron, OH

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016 (forthcoming) Video Art & Experimental Film Festival 2016, Tribeca Film Center, New York, NY
2016 (forthcoming) Artist Statement, CICA Museum, Gimpo, South Korea

2016 (forthcoming) Oxygen - Fragmented Cities + Identities, Jorge Jurado Gallery, Bogotá, Columbia
2016 (forthcoming) Future Landscapes, Venice Art Hours Gallery & Palazzo Ca' Zanardi, Venice, Italy
2016 (forthcoming) Visions in the Nunnery, Bow Arts Nunnery Gallery, London, UK
2016 The Labyrinth--It's Liquid Experimental Art, Architecture, and Design Festival, Bahcesehir University of Rome, Rome, Italy

2016 Electron Salon 2016, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA
2016 Between Two Points, (SCENE) Metrospace, East Lansing, MI
2016 Re: Formation, Gallery Project at Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI
2016 Re: Formation, Gallery Project at One Lake Erie Center, Toledo, OH
2016 Avant-Arizona: Experimental Media From Tucson, Exploded View, Tucson, AZ
2015
Feelers, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
2015
TIAF London 2015, The Rag Factory, London, UK
2015
Electron Salon 2015, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Wish List, Gallery Project at Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI
2015 Wish List, Gallery Project, Toledo, OH
2014 Incite Insight, The Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO
2014 Performance Video And Colored Gloves: Gary Setzer & Tommy Becker, Exploded View, Tucson, AZ
2014 Eraserhood Forever, PhilaMOCA, Philadelphia, PA

2014 Avant-Arizona: Experimental Media From Tucson, Exploded View, Tucson, AZ
2013 Electron Salon 2013, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Arizona Biennial 2013, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2013 Guised, Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO
2012 Approach, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY
2012 Grammar of the Elite, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2012 Times, Interludes and Actions, University of Northern Iowa Gallery of Art, Cedar Falls, IA
2012 Post Apocalypse, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2011 Arizona Biennial 2011, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2011 Unhooked From Time, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2011 Times, Interludes, and Action, ARTspace Media Lounge, New York, NY
2010 Nowhere: Selections from the Archives of the Hand Drawn Map Association, Arcadia University Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2010 Fashion Show: The Spring 2010 Collection, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2009 Capturing Motion, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2009 Fragile Bodies, Northern Kentucky University Main Gallery, Highland Heights, KY
2007 State of the Union, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2007 Autumedia, Cincinnati Public Art Event, Cincinnati, OH
2006 Ohio Made, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
2006 Minimal Maximum, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2006 Do Not Fold, Bend, Spindle or Mutilate, Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science, Sioux Falls, SD
2005 Post-Postcard, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
2005 The Postcard Show, The Lab, San Francisco,CA
2005 Integrated, Zygote Press Gallery, Cleveland, OH
2005 Collaborator : 2, The Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI
2005 AutuMedia, The Mockbee, Cincinnati, OH
2004 Intermedia IV, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
2004 Inaugural Mudd, The Mudd Gallery, Appleton, WI
2004 AutuMedia, Media Bridges Center, Cincinnati, OH
2004 Majestic Gallery Invitational, Majestic Gallery, Nelsonville, OH
2003 Information Man, Future Tenant Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
2002 Artists Talk On Art: Curator’s Choice, 450 Broadway Gallery, New York, NY
2002 Looped (Video Environments), Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL
2002 Digital Visions, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA
2002 The Seventh Annual Ohio Short Film and Video Showcase, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
2002 The Toy Show: Art About Toys & Toys As Art, Thirteenhundred Gallery, Cleveland, OH
2002 Towering, Thirteenhundred Gallery, Cleveland OH
2002 Ohio Filmmakers Selections, Cox Fine Arts Center, Columbus, OH
2001 The Sixth Annual Ohio Short Film and Video Showcase, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
2001 Ohio Filmmakers Selections, Cox Fine Arts Center, Columbus, OH
1998 Surface Ecstasy, Esther Allan Greer Museum, Rio Grande, OH
1997 Creative Communities: Art from Akron’s Neighborhoods, Akron Art Museum, OH

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Bailey, Brenna. "T Q&A: Gary Setzer," Tucson Weekly, February 18, 2016: 29
Allen, Kathleen. "Gary Setzer brings his performance art to MOCA," Arizona Daily Star, December 2, 2015
Michelman, Elizabeth. "Putting Out Feelers: BCA's 24th Annual Drawing Show." Artscope, November/December 2015: 28-29
Adams, Samuel. "Feelers: The 24th Drawing Show at the Boston Center for the Arts." Big Red and Shiny, November 16, 2015

Dickman, Annie. "Gary Setzer's performance art stretches boundaries, ideas." Arizona Daily Star, August 6, 2015: 26-27
Farley, Michael Anthony and Paddy Johnson. "We Went to Baltimore Part 1: The Art Fair that Doesn't Suck." Art F City, July 20, 2015

"Gary SetzerTucson, Arizona." 365 Days 365 Artists, July 4, 2015
Manson, Caden and Jemma Nelson. Contemporary Performance Almanac 2015, New York, NY: Contemporary Performance, 2015: 420-421
Gibson, Dan. "Cinema Showdown: Celebrating Exploded View and More." Tucson Weekly, October 9, 2014
Manson, Caden and Jemma Nelson.  Contemporary Performance Almanac 2013, New York, NY: Contemporary Performance, 2014: 502 – 503
“Setzer Brings ‘The Black Tongue Lexicon’ To Commons Gallery.”  The Bulletin, March 7, 2014
Friedman, Tyler. “Visual Arts Preview: The Black Tongue Lexicon.”  Shepherd Express, March 6, 2014
Niebuhr, Annete. “Visual artist Setzer to perform in Iowa City.”  Iowa Now, March 3, 2014
Kuonen, Lily.  “Gary Setzer’s Tour of the Black Tongue.”  Burnaway, February 18, 2014
Milano, Phillip.  “Gary Setzer Blends Performance Art, Electro Music.”  Wave Weekly, February 11, 2014
Ferreira, Gabby.  “Exhibit aims to showcase professors' artwork,” Daily Wildcat, September 22, 2013
Allen, Kathleen.  “Clear Evidence of the Artist's Hand,” Arizona Daily Star, July 25, 2013
Paglia, Michael.  “Metro goes beyond the Month of Photography with two new exhibits,” Denver Westword, April 4, 2013
Metsker, Jennifer.  “Lost Ladder: Middle Section Broken—Last Seen 1967,” Art Hopper, October 31, 2012
Gaulager, Sean.  “Co-Lab: 2011.” Co-Lab 2011, January 2012:  26 – 27 (2011 Exhibition Season Catalog & DVD)
Quintanilla, Sylvia.  "Performance Art at Branigan."  Las Cruces Sun-News, July 28, 2011

Butler, Miranda.  "Wildcats Wow Biennial Judges."  Daily Wildcat, June 22, 2011
Shaffer, Tracy.  “Denver Hosts the World.”  The Huffington Post, July 2, 2010
Boniface, Erica.  “First Friday in the RiNo District.”  NBC 9 News Metromix.  KTVD, Denver, CO.  July 8th, 2010
Heller, Jason.  “Speaking in Tongue.”  Denver Westword, July 1, 2010
Newhall, Edith.  "Maps to Places Real and Places Richly Imagined." The Philadelphia Inquirer, Nov. 7, 2010
Cantú, John Carlos. “Multimedia artwork captures the true spirit of collaboration,” The Ann Arbor News, December 18, 2005
Cantú, John Carlos. “Art goes Underground,” The Ann Arbor News, December 25, 2005
Karner, Paul. “Guest Artist explores modes of communication,” The Lawrentian, May 6, 2005
McGurk, Margaret A. “InterMedia: Festival shows, cinema edgy,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, March 21, 2004
Venkatasubban, Sharmila. “These Are Actual Miles,” The Pittsburgh City Paper, Vol. 13, Issue 15, April 9, 2003

VISITING ARTIST LECTURES
2013 Metropolitan State University, Denver, CO
2012 Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH
2011 Alfred University, Alfred, NY
2009 Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY

2008 The Slade School of Art, London, England
2008 Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID
2006 Ohio University Southern, Ironton, OH
2005 Lawrence University, Appleton, WI
2005 Clarion University, Clarion, PA

2001 University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

EMPLOYMENT
2013-present Associate Professor & Division Chair, First Year Experience, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
2007-2013 Assistant Professor & Division Chair, First Year Experience, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
2001-2007 Full-time Instructor, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
2000-2001 Adjunct Instructor, University of Akron, Mary Schiller Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
2000-2001 Curatorial Assistant, Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
1998-1999 Instructor of Record, Ohio University, Athens, OH