ERIKA YEOMANS

AWARDS

Magnolia Film Festival Advancement for Cinema Award, The Forgery 2002
Cinewomen Special Jury Award, The Forgery, New York, 2000
Levi's/Downtown Arts Festival, Artist Commission, 1999
Gambit Theater Award
, New Orleans, 1990

VIDEO & FILM
The Forgery

Magnolia Film Festival, Mississippi, February 2002
Long Island Film Festival, New York, September, 2001
New Filmmakers, Anthology Film Archives, New York, April 2001
Silverlake Film Festival, Los Angeles, September 2000
Brooklyn Film Festival, New York, September 2000
Euro Underground Tour, Chicago, London, Prague, October 2000

Hardhead Flair

Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, September 2002
Arizona State University Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona, April 2002
Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, January 2002
Snack On Arts, Brooklyn, Cable Arts Channel, aired July 2001
Ocularis, Galapogas, Brooklyn, December 2000
911 Media Arts Center, Seattle, October 2000
Ars Electronic Festival 2000, Linz, Austria, September 2000            
In The Mix Experimental Film  & Video Festival, New York, November, 1998
Scope 3, Artists' Space Gallery, New York, June 1998

In Search Of Bas Jan's Miraculous

New Filmmakers Series, Anthology Film Archives, New York, November 2000
Cinemateket, Danish Film Institute, Copenhagen, December 1999        
Impakt Festival,Utrecht, Holland December 1997
World Wide Video Festival, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, September 1997
T.A.F.F., Tacoma, WA September 1997
Artists' Space Gallery, New York, June 1997

Sara Ranchhouse Publications Infomercial with Matt Konichek                    
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, March 1997
Printed Matters, New York, October 1996

MEDIA PROJECTS

Chubby Buddy, AC PROJECT ROOM; Sound Off Series, New York, April 2001

Cardboard, Vinyl, Rhinestones; "The Denim FiancÚ"

Levi's/ExpoSure/Downtown Arts Festival: New York Sept. 1999 & Delaware Biennial 2000

Incidental Chaos, x art foundation, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, Nov 1996    


DOORIKA THEATER, Artistic Director 1989-1999

AIJR FIST    
Ice Factory 99, Ohio Theater, July 1999
THE FORGERY
Franklin Furnace Netcast, February 1999
Ohio Theater, New York, September-October 1998
THE FORGERY-"exquisite corpses"                    
Links Hall, Chicago, March 1998
Downtown Arts Festival, New York, September 1997
HERE's American Living Room Festival, New York, August 1997        
Ontological Theater, 7 Min. Series, New York, May 1997
BATHE ME, Gertrude Stein's Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights!                 
Ontological Theater, June 1997
Chicago Filmmakers, September 1996


DEAR                
Ohio Theater, New York, October 1995                        
Chicago Filmmakers, September 1995
FAKENESE
Performance Art Festival, Cleveland, May 1995
SAAJURY (Trilogy)
Blue Rider
, Chicago, April 1995
AKOGARE NO PARI (Part 3 Paris of our Dreams)
Bailiwick Art Center,  Chicago, January 1995
THROES (Part 2 Trilogy)
Vineyard Theater, Performance Zone,  New York, November 1994
Chicago Filmmakers, August 1994
HARDHEAD FLAIR (Walter Abish's In So Many Words Pt 2.)
Doorika Gallery, Chicago, November 1993
THE MOST OF SHAVE (Walter Abish's In So Many Words Pt. 1)
Doorika Gallery, Chicago, May 1993
PARLANDO
Doorika Gallery, Chicago, December 1992
SATELLITE BABUSHKA
Doorika Gallery, Chicago, April 1992
FATHOM BLAZER
Doorika Gallery, Chicago, November 1991
IN A WAY IT WAS A CRISIS
Edge of the Lookingglass, Chicago, April 1991
NORTH OF THE LAKE
World Tattoo Gallery, Chicago, November 1990
THE SUN HATH DROOPED
Dixie Auto Electric, New Orleans, June 1990
TENNESSEE IN NEW ORLEANS
Cafe Brasil, New Orleans, February 1989

BIBLIOGRAPHY/INTERVIEWS

www.ausgang.com fall 2002, published article "Pop Porn".
New Filmmakers Series, Anthology Film Archives - Q &A Discussion,
April 2001
Citytripping.com, Lex Lonehood, October 1999
Surface Magazine, September 1998
Chicago Tribune, March 1998, Justin Hayford
World Wide Video Festival, September 1997, Willem De Weelden
NPR-This American Life, April 1996
Women in Performance Journal, Jon McKenzie, Fall 1995

EDUCATION

University of New Orleans, MFA Program Drama & Communications
New York University, BFA

GRANTS

Experimental Television Center Finishing Funds 1999, Polen Foundation 1999, Illinois Arts Council 1998, Franklin Furnace Performance Fund for Performance Art Award 1998-1999, Franklin Furnace Production Assistance Grant 1995, NEA-Midwest Tour Grant 1995, CAAP Grant 1994, Cleveland Performance Festival, 1994, Performance Zone 1994

COLLECTIONS

RoARTario Art-Action, Paris and Berlin Symposium Library, 2001
Mondo Kim's Video, New York
Franklin Furnace - Netcast CD-Rom 1998-1999, Printed Matters, New York
San Jose State University, Visual Resources Library, Video Collection
White Columns, Video File, New York
Artists' Space Gallery, Artists File, New York