• ANTHROPOCENIC

    ANTHROPOCENIC: Art About the Natural World in the Human Era explores the relationship and impact between humans and nature within the 21st century.

    Bates College Museum of Art
    October 27, 2018 - March 23, 2019
    Opening: October 26


    Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla, Sammy Baloji, Timothy Berry, Ursula Biemann, Michel Droge, Deb Hall, Adriane Herman, Laurie Hogin, Isabella Kirkland, Eve Andree Laramee, Michael Light, Nathalie Miebach, Lori Nix/Kathleen Gerber, Jan Piribeck, Julie Poitras Santos, Superflex, Maika’I Tubbs

  • S.T.E.P. Saunter, Trek, Escort, Parade

    S.T.E.P. Saunter, Trek, Escort, Parade
    Queens Museum, NY
    October 28 - November 25, 2018
    Opening: October 28


    S.T.E.P. seeks to be an overlapping convergence and entanglement of walking, walk-based works and programing, mobilizing throughout New York. This exhibition follows its partner exhibition at Flux Factory.

    I'll be leading a walk from the Queens Museum on November 11, 2018. More info forthcoming!

  • CMCA 2018 BIENNIAL

    CMCA 2018 BIENNIAL
    Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockland, ME
    November 2018 – February 2019
    Opening: November 3


    Jurors:
    Kate Green, Guest Director of Marfa Contemporary, Marfa, Texas,
    Robin K. Williams, Ford Curatorial Fellow at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit, Michigan.

  • INTER ARTS CENTER, LUND

    INTER ARTS CENTER, LUND

    I'm excited to be working at the Inter Arts Center (IAC) in Malmö this Spring.

  • AiR BLEKINGE

    I'm delighted to be spending this May, 2018 at the AiR Blekinge in Ronneby, Sweden. A short train ride from the ropewalk in Karlskrona, I'll be working on a video while in residence.

  • THIS DESIRE: POETICS & LONGING

    THIS DESIRE: poetics & longing presents work from nineteen contemporary artists and poets who explore the nature of desire and longing through the intersection of writing and art-making. Curated by Jenna Crowder.

    Opening: Friday, March 23 at 5pm
    Able Baker Contemporary
    29 Forest Avenue, Portland Maine.


    Myron Beasley, Cairo Bats, Jon Calame, Jenna Crowder, DéLana R.A. Dameron & Jessica Lynne, Erin Johnson, Devin N. Morris, Bridget Frances Quinn, Julie Poitras Santos, D.A. Powell, Jimmy Riordan, Maia Snow, meg willing

  • TALKING WALKING

    This past summer, I was interviewed about my practice by Andrew Stuck of the Museum of Walking UK for "Talking Walking," have a listen here.

  • PARADISE GLOSSED

    A walking weekend in the Hudson River Valley investigating and contesting the aesthetic and social concerns present in the confluence of historical trails and widely romanticized narratives in New York's Hudson Valley. November 17-19, 2017 CHRCH Project Space.

  • MADE OF WALKING, La Romieu

    I'll be joining the Milena principle along with other artists and experts in diverse fields this August for "Made of Walking, La Romieu," an international forum focusing on dialogues between performance, arts, literature and new media related to walking practices. La Romieu, France

    August 27 - September 1, 2017


  • WALKING AS AESTHETIC PRACTICE

    A nice write up about my recent work in Maine College of Art news, "Walking as Aesthetic Practice" (Spring 2017)

  • NOW & THEN: Portland Public Library's Collection Reconfigured

    Lewis Gallery, Portland Public Library
    Portland, Maine

    Exhibition: June 2nd – July 22, 2017

  • KONST I BLEKINGE

    I was interviewed on a Swedish radio blog! I talk about recent walking projects and the work I'm developing in the ropewalk - the repslagarbanan - in Karlskrona. (Spring 2017)

  • RESIDENCY & BIENNIAL

    I'm delighted to be making work for the 2017 Site-Responsive Art Residency & Biennial at I-Park in East Haddam, CT this spring. I'll be in residence from May 15 - June 5, 2017.

    Public Exhibition - Sunday June 4, 2017

  • RESIST!

    I'm proud to be a part of HOPE THROUGH ART a series of gallery events and protests in response to the inauguration. Portland, ME January 20-21

    Join me on January 21st for a VISUAL POETRY workshop at Zero Station before the march. Exhibition and events at Speedwell Projects open at noon. WE ARE AMERICAN BEAUTY.

  • ARTNAUTS 20TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITIONS

    Two exhibitions at Redline in Denver, Colorado celebrating the 20 year anniversary of the Artnauts collective.

    "Artnauts 20 years, Archival Exhibition"
    "Rally Round the Flag" exhibition curated by Linda Weintraub.

    November 11, 2016 – Jan 8, 2017

  • BOUNTY

    Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art
    Reception: Friday, September 2, 5-8PM

    Exhibition open August 24-September 29, 2016

  • PLATFORM PROJECTS/WALKS

    August 1-15, 2016 in Portland, ME
    Exploring walking as provocation, practice and product
    Public walks, talks, screenings, dialogues and more
    http://www.platformprojectswalks.com/

  • DISTILL at HEWNOAKS

    Marking 17 years of dialogue, Distill collective gathers at Hewnoaks to collaborate and dialogue regarding present and future projects. June 25 - July 2, 2016

    Distill members: Ann Chuchvara Cole, Tsehai Johnson, Julie Poitras Santos, Hrafnhildur Sigurdardottir, Patricia Tinajero

  • MAP & UNIVERSE

    Opening reception: June 10, 2016 7pm
    An evening of walking, story telling, and a commmunity dinner
    Brunåkra, Simrishamn, Sweden

  • KINDLING FUND GRANT RECIPIENT 2016

    An upcoming project, PLATFORM PROJECTS/WALKS, has been awarded a Kindling Fund Grant, through Space Gallery, Portland, ME and the Warhol Regional Regranting Program.

    Project info to follow soon

  • BRUNAKRA RESIDENCY

    Spring 2016

    I'm delighted to be staying at Brunakra Residency in southern Sweden while I research an historic rope walk in Karlskrona and develop new work.

    Exhibition updates to follow

  • O TIME YOUR PYRAMIDS

    A solo exhibition at the Reed Gallery, University of Maine, Presque Isle

    March 4 - April 18, 2016
    Opening reception March 4

  • MSU DENVER: VISITING ARTIST

    All events at the Center for Visual Art, 965 Santa Fe Drive, Denver

    Public Artist Talk: October 21, 2015 5pm
    Gallery Performance: October 23, 2015

  • ON OUR RADAR: CREATIVE CAPITAL

    Spring 2015

    Proposed project in an historic ropewalk, plait, ply, snake and double, receives note on Creative Capital website.

  • USE (as with the world we come to mind)

    A series of 28 related text drawings
    Maine Women Writers Collection
    UNE Abplanalp Library, Portland, ME
    April 13 - October, 2015

    Reception: May 18, 5:30-7:30pm
    with performance & reading of poetry by:
    Deborah Crimmins, Justine Denny, David Kuchta,
    Mary McCann and Annie Finch

  • ROPE/WALK

    a series of ritual walks reactivating historical spaces
    of rope making in Portland, Maine
    September 20, 2014; 11am & 1pm
    citydrift/Portland

  • BOWDOIN COLLEGE: ARTIST TALK

    visual practice as woven text
    February 24, 2014, 7pm
    Cleaveland Hall, Bowdoin College
    Brunswick, ME

  • MAINE WOMEN PIONEERS III: VANGUARD

    co-curated by Anne Zill, Gael McKibben, and Andres Verzosa
    University of New England Art Gallery
    Oct. 12 - Dec. 16, 2012
    opening reception October 12, 5-7pm

  • A THICKENING RHYTHM

    curated by Julie Poitras Santos
    Coleman Burke Gallery, Brunswick, Maine
    March 30 - May 19, 2012
    Opening Reception March 30, 5-7:30
    performances at opening, and April 28, 1:00-2:30

    Lauren Fensterstock
    Julie Poitras Santos
    Carrie Scanga
    Ling-Wen Tsai
    Deborah Wing-Sproul

  • UNIVERSITY OF MAINE AT ORONO: VISITING ARTIST

    March 15-16, 2011
    Public Lecture, March 15, 7pm

  • MAINE COLLEGE OF ART MFA SUMMER INTENSIVE

    Core Faculty Intro Lecture, 2010
    June 21, 6:30pm
    Osher Hall

  • ARTIST TALK: MAINE COLLEGE OF ART

    Portland, Maine
    Wednesday February 17, 2010
    12:00 in Osher Hall