TINA LA PORTA

b. 1967; Chicago, Illinois.

Education
1994
Master of Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY.
1990
Independent Study, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.
1989
Bachelor of Arts, Columbia College, Chicago, IL.

Solo Exhibitions
2003
Total Screen, Whitebox/Annex, New York, NY.
2002
voyeur_web, Universal Concepts Unlimited, New York, NY.

Group Exhibitions
2014
Emergent, The Broward County Cultural Division, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
2013

Nocturnes III: Hyperstition, The Projects, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
The Collabo Show, Miami, FL.
Chronology: A Timeline, Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami, FL.
Annual Interest No.1, Young At Art Museum, Davie FL.
Abracadabra, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL.
2012
Rip Her To Shreds, The Projects, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Warhol Is Over?, Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami, FL.
9, Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami, FL.
Sound of IT, Compositions In the Spirit of John Cage, Garage 4141, San Diego, CA.
(Exhibition tours to Northend Studios, Detroit, MI.; Sazmanab Project, Tehran, Iran.)
One Year Anniversary, Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami, FL.
Abracadabra, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL.
2011
Sex, Drugs & Profanity, Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami, FL.
International Streaming Festival Sixth Edition, The Hague, Netherlands.
Nocturnes, The Projects, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Unframed, The Girls' Club, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Underground Howl, New York, NY.
Fifth All-Media Jurried Biennial, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL.
In(SIDE)/OUT! Art as Healing Therapy, Artserve, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
artPerspectives, Art Modern Gallery, Miami, FL.
Drawn From Experience, Studio 18, Pembroke Pines, FL.
Stencil and Candy, Art Modern Gallery, Miami, FL.
Sense of Sound Art, 18 Rabbit Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Abracadabra, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL.
2010
Miami's Independent Thinkers 2nd Edition, Casa Wynwood, Miami, FL.
Megaplex, 6th Street container, Miami, FL.
Sound of IT 2010,In the Spirit of John Cage, Garage 4141, San Diego, CA.
Port2010, SoundGate, Aalborg, Denmark.
Art Fallout, The Girls' Club, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Myth of Power, 1310 Gallery Sailboat Bend Artist Lofts, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Midtown Urban Arts Show, Midtown Commerce Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Sound Art Jukebox, SoundFjord, London, England.
HOPE-A-HOLIC, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, NY.
Williams Island Art Exhibition, Miami, FL.
2009
Visions+ Multiple Disciplines. Multiple Avenues of Interpretation, Studio 1608, West Palm Beach, FL.
2006

Carcel de Amor: Violencia sin Cuerpos (Prison of Love: Violence Without Bodies),
(Exhibition tours to Fundación Luis Seoane, La Coruña, Spain; Mediateca -CaixaForum, Barcelona, Spain.)
2005
Rhizome ArtBase 101,New Museum, New York, NY.
Carcel de Amor: Violencia sin Cuerpos (Prison of Love: Violence Without Bodies), Museo Nacional Centro de Art Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain.
(Exhibition tours to Centro Párraga, Región de Murcia, Spain; Filmoteca Canaria del Gobierno de Canarias, Tenerife, Spain; Centre d’Art la Panera, Lleida, Spain; Instituto Andaluz de la Mujer en Córdoba, Spain; Centro Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo Artium, Spain; Centro de Arte Caja de Burgos (CAB), Spain; Espacio de Arte Contemporáneo de Almagro, Hospital de San Juan de Dios, Spain.)
<Robot is Coming> SciArt "10 Years After," National Science Museum, Daejeon, Korea.
(Exhibition tours to Insa Art Center, Seoul, Korea.)
05' VilaFranca Contemporania de Fotografia, Galeria Sicart, Barcelona, Spain.
Arte on Line: Festival de Verao e Inverno, Museu do Essencial e do Alem Disso, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
2004
The Sphinx Will Devour You, Karsi Sanat Galerisi, Istanbul, Turkey.
The Art of Politics, Ashmore Gallery, Miami, FL.
Premio Suzzara, Suzzara Museum, Mantova, Italy.
Active Duty, Studio 84, Brooklyn, NY.
2003
Web As Performance Space, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, England.
Image Identity, Casa Encendida, Madrid Spain.
Habitar en (punto)net, Espai F Barcelona, Spain.
FuturNET, Ala Mazzoniana Rome, Italy.
Being There, not-tv.org; London, England.
ID_ENTITY, NURTUREart, Brooklyn, NY.
Medienturm, Graz, Austria.
Recession 2003 $99 Bargain Store Show, Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, NY.
2002
Fallen Cities, Apartment Project; Istanbul, Turkey.
Erotica, Riva Gallery, New York, NY.
Sugar & Spice and Everything Nice… Nikolai Fine Art, New York, NY.
net.art, FotoFest 2002, Houston, TX.
The Net.Art Open Museum, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland.
alt, Showtime, Time Warner Cable.
2001
Body as Byte: The Body as Information Flow, New Kunstmuseum Luzern,Switzerland.
Telematic Connections: The Virtual Embrace, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA. (Exhibition tours to Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, Austin Museum of Art, Austin TX, Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta, GA, Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK.)
Future Bodies, Media Lounge, Academy of Media Arts, Cologne, Germany.
borderhack! <delete the border>, Sputnik Digital Arts, Tijuana, Mexico.
01: Transitory Audio Archive, Ground Zero, New York, NY.
Rencontres Internationales, Paris, France and Berlin, Germany.
Texture, Digital ArtLab, Holon, Israel.
Webcast Lounge, Art Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany.
Re: Duchamp, Venice Biennal Sattilite Exhibition; Venice, Italy.
Crowd Control, Good/Bad Art Collective, New York, NY.
net.ephemera, Moving Image Gallery, New York, NY.
(Exhibition tours to Chapman Gallery, Manchester, United Kingdom, Project Arts Centre Dublin, Ireland)
2000
Miradas Impudicas, Centre Cultural de la Fundació "la Caixa," Barcelona, Spain.
Festival Internacional de Linguagem Eletronica, Museu da Imagem e do Som, São Paulo, Brazil.
Particle Accelerators, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA.
Siren, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan.
Day Without Art Web Action, CreativeTime, New York, NY.
Technically Engaged, AIR Gallery, New York, NY.
Dystopia and Identity in the Age of Global Communications, Tribes Gallery, New York, NY.
Net.Congestion : International Festival of Streaming Media, De Balie, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
EXCHANGE 2000, Digital Media Research Centre, Bristol, England.
SIGGRAPH 2000 Art Show, New Orleans, LA.
Sound Art, Arte Sano Projects, Monterrey, Mexico.
Ink.Ubation, trAce Conference, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, England.
Virtual Worlds 2000, Pole Universitaire Leonard de Vinci, Paris, France.
Through the Looking Glass, Beachwood Center for the Arts, Beechwood, OH.
Vidéoformes 2000, Espace Culture MultiMÉDIA, Clermont-Ferrand, France.
Presence 2000, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands.
Verbal 3: Call and Response, The Kitchen, New York, NY.
Web3D /VRML - ART 2000, International Conference, Monterey, California.
The 6th Annual Festival of Computer Art, Maribor, Slovenia.
Andernorts, Kuenstlerbund, Berlin, Germany.
1999
Alterities, École Supérieure Nationale des Beaux Arts, Paris, France.
Montreal International Festival of new Cinema & New Media, Montréal, Canada.
Mind-Shift: Identities in Cyberspace, Bienal de Artes Visuais do Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
e-FUSION: SEAFair '99, Museum of the City of Skopje, Skopje, Macedonia.
Interactive Trilogy Part III : Love & Consciousness, Atelier Sevigne, Paris, France.
Interactive Trilogy Part II : Sex & Consciousness, Artopiques, Paris, France.
Rencontres D'Art Contemporain, Aix en Provence 1999, Aix in Provence, France.
1998
VideoMedeja, Cultural Center of Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Yugoslavia.
Maid in Cyberspace, Studio XX, Montréal, Canada.
International Festival of New Film, Split, Croatia.
Communing; SeaFair '98, Soros Center for Contemporary Arts, Skopje, Macedonia.
Screens and Memes, Downtown Arts Festival, Harvestworks, New York, NY.
1997
Digital Studies | Being in Cyberspace, ALT-X (website).
1996
Tone: Cyberfemme, The Kitchen, New York, NY.
The New York International Video & New Media Festival; New York, NY.
Communications, Offline TV, New York, NY.
Video Poetry, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, New York, NY.
Riot Grrrl Convention, Coney Island High, New York, NY.
Open Call Video Art, Artists Space, New York, NY.
Timeflight: CYBERSOHO, The Kitchen Video Collection at The SOHO Arts Festival; New York, NY.
1995
The World's Women On-Line, Fourth World Conference on Women, Beijing, China.
(Exhibition tours to Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL, Annenberg Center, Philadelphia, PA.)
Hardwear, Art in General, New York, NY.
Riot Grrrl Benefit Concert '95; Spiral, New York, NY.
Minimal, Babyland, New York, NY.
60,000 Milliseconds, Humphrey Gallery, New York, NY.
Video Lounge, Art in General, New York, NY.
1994
Why we can’t sleep, Artland, New York, NY.
Connotations of Red, 15 Renwick, New York, NY.
Gamma 51: Art & Science Visualization, NYU- TV/Unet, New York, NY.
1993
Women’s Art, Women’s Lives, Women’s Issues, Tweed Gallery, New York, NY.
Media Life, Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York, NY.
1992
Artists for Choice, ABCnoRIO, New York, NY
1991
Revelations: Artist’s Look At Religions, Gallery 2, Chicago, IL.

Lectures and Panels
(Including Webcasts and Performances)
2013
Presenter, "Just Do It", Florida Art Museum Directors Association Conference, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
2011
Panelist, "Studio Salon", Studio 18, Pembroke Pines, FL.
2010
Presentor, 5 Minutes of Fame, Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL.
Moderator, "Social Media Art Bootcamp," Artserve, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Performance, “Low Lives 2,” Webcast to El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY.
(Exhibition Simulcast to: Diaspora Vibe Gallery, Miami, FL; Galeria de la Raza, San Fransisco, CA; The Temporary Space, Houston, TX; Obsidian Arts, Minneapolis, MN; Terminal, Clarksville, TN; Co-Lab, Austin, TX; Studio 304, Brooklyn, NY.)
Performance, "Tracce. Corpi Reali / Corpi Virtuali," Liceo Artistico Statale Caravaggio, Milan, Italy.
Presentor, "3x6," Artlab33, Miami, FL.
2005
Presentor, “Extensioni,” Webcast to San Giacomo degli Italiani Church, Naples, Italy.
2003
Reading Group, “Reading Franz Fanon,” 192 Books, New York, NY.
Facilitator, “What is Orientalism? A Cross-Cultural Dialog in Times of Global Conflict,”
Whitebox/Annex, New York, NY.
2002
Lecture, “Telepresence,” Parsons School of Design, New York, NY.
Lecture, “net-art,” Gumusluk Academy, Bodrum, Turkey.
Lecture, “web art,” Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT.
Lecture, “Computer Art in Context,” Pratt Institute, New York, NY.
2001
Lecture, “The New Media Collaborative,” Eyebeam/DIA Art Foundation/Electronic Arts Intermix, New York, NY.
Panelist, “Museums, Education, and the Web,” Whitney Museum, New York, NY.
Panelist, “go_HOME : live webcast,” Location One, New York, NY.
Panelist, “Communication on the Internet,” Newhouse Center, Staten Island, NY.
Lecture, “Network Activity,” Harvestworks, New York, NY.
Lecture, “The Warhol Hijack,” Parsons School of Design, New York, NY.
Lecture, “Upgrade!,” Eyebeam Altelier @weliveinpublic.com, New York, NY.
2000
Roundtable, “Think Tank on Digital Art,” Artist Space, New York, NY.
Lecture, “Cyber/Space/Image/Text,” Guttenberg Information Technology Center, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ.
Keynote Speaker, “(Re)presenting Women,” Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA.
Panelist, “Net.Art, and the Human Body” HERE Space, New York, NY.
Lecture, “Net.works + Avatars,” Rhizome Internet Lecture Series@The Kitchen, New York, NY.
1999
Panelist, “Gender in New Media” Online Panel, INVENCAO, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Panelist, “Nouvelles Esthetiques De L'espace,” École Supérieure Natioinale des Beaux Arts, Paris, France.
Lecture, “Translate { }Expression,” University of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria.
Panelist, “Shock of the View,” Walker Art Center On-Line Forum, Minneapolis, MN.
1998
Lecture, “From Hypertext to Hypermedia,” Cooper Union, New York, NY.
Panelist, “Hardwired: Science, Technology and Gender,” Barnard College, New York, NY.
Moderator, “Women in New Media,” Women and the Arts Conference, Rutgers University,
New Brunswick, NJ.
Panelist, “New Media and Cinema,” Avignon Film Festival, New York, NY.
Panelist, “POV Salon,” PBS On-Line Forum
1996
Presenter, “Sexuality and Cyberspace: The Politics of the Digital Body,” PS122, New York, NY.
1994
Panelist, “Digital Technology in Fine Art & Photography,” Image World/Video Expo, New York, NY.
Moderator, College Art Association/Women's Caucus for Art,
“Simulations, Replications, and the Displacement of Desire,” New York, NY.

Public Commissions
2002
artport, Whitney Museum, New York, NY.
2001
artport gatepage, Whitney Museum, New York, NY.
2000
The Alternative Museum Web Residency, New York, NY.
1999
Turbulence.org, New York, NY (with funds from the Jerome Foundation)

Awards, Residencies and Workshops
2014
Land Your Brand, Creative Capital/ The Broward County Cultural Division, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
2013
You Are Your Brand, Creative Capital/ The Broward County Cultural Division, Davie, FL.
The Artist As An Entrepreneur Institute, The Broward County Cultural Division, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
2011
Photography to Prose, The Girls' Club, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Sound Art Workshop, de la Cruz Collection Contemporary Art Space, Miami, FL.
2010

Women's Multi-Media Workshop, The Girls' Club, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
2005
Keyholder, Manhattan Graphics Center, New York, NY.
2004
Artist in Residence, Manhattan Graphics Center, New York, NY.
2003
Artist in Residence, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY.
Fellowship, Change, Inc., Captiva, FL.
2002
Artist in Residence, Gumusluk Academy; Bodrum, Turkey.
2001
Presentation Fund Award, Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY.
2000
Presentation Fund Award, Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY.
1999
Semi-finalist: Global Information Infrastructure (Gii) Award in Arts and Culture
1998
Presentation Fund Award, Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY.
Artist in Residence, Ars Electronica: Future Lab, Linz, Austria.
Fellowship, Change, Inc., Captiva, FL.
1996
Artist in Residence, Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY.
Video Poetry Workshop, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, New York, NY.
Producer, Cyberfemme, Manhattan Neighborhood Network, New York, NY.

Public Collections
Whitney Museum (artport database), New York, NY.
New Museum rhizome.org (artbase), New York, NY.
Rose Goldsen Archive of New Media Art at Cornell University Library (computerfinearts.org) and (Turbulence), Ithaca, NY.
Sound Art Museum, Rome, Italy.

Selected Reviews and Publications
New York Times Art Review; Miami New Times; Sun Sentinel; Time Out; Village Voice; San Francisco Gate; Flavorpill; Art Actuel; HotWired; Leonardo; A Minima; Journal for Women & Performance; PForm; Ms. Magazine; Public Culture;Art: Promanade Miami; Assemblage; Happy Web; rai.it; William and Mary Review; Ad!dict; CIAC's Electronic Art Magazine; Staten Island Advance; Bitniks; Rhizome; ZINEn; L'Autre Web; Turbulences Video; TAM Monitor; Like; Enculturation; Ciberpais Mensual; Spex; New York Arts Magazine; SandBox; now.com; Neural online; Ciaoweb; Exibart; Debats; Crash Media; The Thing; Magasin for Modern Arkitektur (Feminine Practices); am Ort; Paramour; Future Sex; The Little Magazine(CD-Rom); Telematic Connections (CD-Rom); Simultaneita; Creative Time: The Book (Princeton Architectural Press); Digital Media Revisited (MIT Press); New Screen Media: Cinema/Art/Narrative (ZKM); In the Realm of the Circuit; Arts et Nouvelles Technologies (Larousse); Internet Art Digital Culture; Web Fictions (Springer); From Technological to Virtual Art (MIT Press); Avatars (Benteli Verlag); Digital Art: World of Art Series (Thames and Hudson); digital currents: art in the electronic age (Routledge); Being on line; net subjectivity (Lusitania); habitar en (punto)net: estudios sobre mujer, educación e Internet (Universidad de Cordoba); Wounded City: The Social Impact of 9/11(Russell Sage Foundation); The Feminism and Visual Culture Reader (Routledge); Cultural Sociology (Sage); Intermedia: Enacting the Liminal (Dortmunder Schriften zur Kunst); Carcel de Amor (Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia); Mirades Impudiques (Fundacio “la Caixa”); FotoFest 2002 Classicism & Beyond; ctrl+shift art - ctrl+shift gender: Convergences of Gender, New Media and Art (Axis); Reload: Rethinking Women + Cyberculture (MIT Press); Education and Technology: Critical Perspectives, Possible Futures (Lexington Books); Emergent (Exhibiton Catalogue); Who’s Who of American Women (Marquis); Who’s Who in the World (Marquis).