Education:

2008

School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston/Tufts University, Boston, MA
MFA: Film and Photography

2005

University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, CO
BFA: Photography

2004

Santa Reparata International School of Art, Florence, Italy

2000

Centro Linguistico Italiano Dante Alighieri, Florence, Italy

1999

St. John’s College, Santa Fe, NM
BA: Liberal Arts and Science

 

Select Film Screenings & Exhibitions:

2017

Antimatter [Media Art]: Victoria, BC, Canada

16mm Films by Kathleen Rugh: Moviate, Harrisburg, PA

Moviate Underground Film Festival: Harrisburg, PA

$100 Film Festival: Calgary, AB, Canada

2016

Dobra International Experimental Film Festival: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2014

Still Life: Planthouse Gallery, New York, NY

$100 Film Festival: Calgary, AB, Canada

Sonic Circuits: Silver Spring, MD

Another Experiment by Women Film Festival: New York, NY

2013

Moviate Underground Film Festival: Harrisburg, PA

Milwaukee Underground Film Festival: Milwaukee, WI

CoWorker Projects Screening Series: New York, NY

Images Festival: Toronto, ON

Athens International Film & Video Festival: Athens, OH

Crossroads at San Francisco Cinematheque: San Francisco, CA

2012

CoWorker Projects Screening Series: New York, NY

Moviate Underground Film Festival: Harrisburg, PA

Crossroads at San Francisco Cinematheque: San Francisco, CA

Athens International Film & Video Festival: Athens, OH

From Gust to Hail Film Tour: Brooklyn, Boston, Providence, Baltimore, Philadelphia & NJ

2011

Greenpoint Film Festival: Brooklyn, NY

Flicker Spokane: Spokane, WA

Antimatter [Media Art]: Victoria, BC, Canada

Edinburgh International Film Festival: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Moviate Underground Film Festival: Harrisburg, PA

Milwaukee Underground Film Festival: Milwaukee, WI

Athens International Film & Video Festival: Athens, OH

Signs on the Road: Curatorial Research Lab, Winkleman Gallery, New York, NY

AXWFF at Anthology Film Archive: New York, NY

2010

Antimatter [Media Art]: Victoria, BC, Canada

The Not Painful Film Festival: Columbus, OH

EXiS, Experimental Film & Video Festival: Seoul, Korea

Chicago Underground Film Festival: Chicago, IL

Moviate Underground Film Festival: Harrisburg, PA

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Experimental Film Festival: Silver Spring, MD

Milwaukee Underground Film Festival: Milwaukee, WI

Athens International Film & Video Festival: Athens, OH

$100 Film Festival: Calgary, AB, Canada

2009

Antimatter [Media Art]: Victoria, BC, Canada

H2O: Film on Water: Newport Mill, Newport, NH

Arkansas Underground Film Festival: Hot Springs Nat’l Park, AR

Moviate Underground Film Festival: Harrisburg, PA

Milwaukee Underground Film Festival: Milwaukee, WI

Athens International Film & Video Festival: Athens, Ohio

Finger Lakes Film Festival: Geneva, NY

2008

TIE, The International Experimental Cinema Exposition: Denver, CO

Chicago Underground Film Festival: Chicago, IL

The Secret Knowledge of Water: The Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA

Five Places Imagined and Real: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Intangible: The Spiritual in Art: Andover, MA

2007

Film Annual: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Simply the Best: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Alternative: Flash Gallery, Lakewood, CO

2006

Pretty MFA: Donnelly Gallery, SMFA, Boston, MA

2005

The Honest Landscape: Flash Gallery, Lakewood, CO

Inspire: Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO

 

Grants, Awards and Residencies:

2016

New York State Council on the Arts’ Electronic Media & Film Finishing Funds Grant, New York

2013

Film Production & Travel Grant for Faculty, Emerson College, Boston, MA

2012

New York State Council on the Arts’ Electronic Media & Film Finishing Funds Grant, New York

Best Experimental Film, Moviate Underground Film Festival, Harrisburg, PA

2009

Experimental Television Center Residency Program, Owego, NY

2nd Place, Best Experimental Film, Athens International Film & Video Festival, Athens, OH

Best Experimental Film, Finger Lakes Film Festival, Geneva, NY

2008

Dean’s Discretionary Fund Award, SMFA, Boston, MA

2007

Dean’s Discretionary Fund Award, SMFA, Boston, MA

Bartlett Fund Travel Grant, SMFA, Boston, MA

2006

Boit Award, SMFA, Boston, MA