COURTNEY EGAN

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"Sigils 3,"
Arthur Roger Gallery, October 2013

Dominiques Restaurant

Single Cereus, in the courtyard at Dominiques on Magazine, June 2013

News:

June - Sept 2014: "Cultivar," a show of 5 video installations, one of which is interactive, at Colorado State University's Art Museum in Fort Collins. The catalog PDF is available here, with an essay by.

Some amazing artists help me do my work and for them I am so thankful - David Sullivan, Rachel David, Kathleen Kraus, and James Goedert.

November 9, 2013: I collaborated with historian Anita Yesho on "The Memory Project" at Antenna Gallery, a show organized by Robin Levy. Article in Pelican Bomb.

October 5, 2013: "Cultivar" opens for Art for Arts Sake at Arthur Roger Gallery in the video projects room. Through Nov. 23rd. Article in the New Orleans Advocate.

Sept 27th, 2013: I'm an honoree at NOMA's fundraiser "Love in the Garden!"

Sept 26th, 2013 Opening of" The River Between Us" at Longvue House and Gardens. An installation of "Short Term Memory," and the short I made with Helen Hill "Cleveland Street Gap," are in the show.

June 2013: Three pieces up in the media room at Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans

April 2013: Cleveland Street Gap, a short film I collaborated on with Helen Hill in 2006, is at the Laumeier Sculpture Park in a show titled The River Between Us, up through August, then coming soon to Longvue.

April 2013: Video installation Early Spring was installed at the Halifax Independent Filmmakers Festival. It was a pleasure to meet the film community in Halifax, the Atlantic Film Coop folks, and some of Helen Hill and Paul Gailunias's pals from way back.

Mar 2013: Dominique's on Magazine is open and features two of my projections, one behind the bar and another in the courtyard. At last, a restaurant with video art -Thank you Wendy and Dominique!

Nov 10th, 2012: Antenna's new space on St. Claude, opening night!!

Nov 2012: Short films of yore reprised at the Pontchartrain Film Festival in Slidell, LA.

Oct - Nov 2012: Sleepwalkers is in a new configuration at Heriard-Cimino Gallery, in the back room.

Oct 2012: Work in rotation at Cinema Reset, a collaboration betwen the CAC and the New Orleans Film Festival.

August 2012: Tizzy (Zinnias) received Honorable Mention in the Odgen's Louisiana Contemporary, juror Rene Paul Barilleaux.

August 2012: Three video pieces hang in Uniquely Louisiana at the LSU Art Museum in Baton Rouge.

June 2012: A review of Zen Dixie in ArtsATL.com. Sleepwalkers installed in a Cabbagetown shotgun, show curated by John Otte.

April 2012: NOLA Now Part II at the Contemporary Arts Center- A review is here at Pelican Bomb.

Feb 2012: Reviews of monu_MENTAL, a show I organized at Antenna, are at Inside Art New Orleans and Pelican Bomb.

Nov 2011-Jan 2012: The "bubble bath edition" of Sleepwalkers showed at the Prospect.2 satellite site The Pearl, 639 Desire Street (at Royal). The show was Constant Abrasive Irritation Produces the Pearl: A Disease of the Oyster -- Lenny Bruce, curated by John Otte.
A review is here.

Nov 2011: Sleepwalkers projected large! at NOMA's 2011 Odyssey Ball. Thanks to the NVC and Juan Barona.

March 2011: The World According to New Orleans was Vogue.com's top 10 art shows not to miss, 2011!

The World According to New Orleans reviewed in the blog ...might be good.

in The World According to New Orleans, a show put together by Dan Cameron at Ballroom Marfa.
March 18th - August 14, 2011.

February 2011: I was a guest speaker at the NOMA Volunteer Committee's general meeting on Valentine's Day- a great experience!