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Bradly Dever Treadaway
Brooklyn, NY
Neighborhood: Bushwick

ARTIST STATEMENT: Honored to be chosen as a 2017 BRIC Media Arts Fellow Bradly Dever Treadaway is a Brooklyn and New Orleans based artist and teacher utilizing lens-based image making, sculpture, installation and performance to comment on the breakdown of intergenerational communication. His work revolves around fleeting family histories visualized through archival interventions and elevated domestic rituals while questioning material significance within the photographic medium. Treadaway creates memorials, monuments and mnemonic devices to fading family histories using with personal and public archives, recontextualizing the archive to serve as form, medium, subject matter and concept.

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Selected Teaching/Professional Experience
2016 Faculty, Barnard College – The Worlds of Ntozake Shange & Digital Storytelling
2011-Present Faculty –Milton Avery Graduate School Bard College and ICP, NY, NY
2008-present Digital Media Coordinator, International Center of Photography, NY, NY
2004-present Faculty - The International Center of Photography, NY, NY
2007-08 Co-Coordinator/Instructor, National Geographic Photo Camp, Queens, NY
2002-04 Instructor of Record – Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

Selected Solo /Two-Person Exhibitions
2016 Friskin’ the Whiskers – mobile public exhibition/performance, Brooklyn, NY
2015 Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics - Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2015 Sweet Exorcist – Texas A&M University Art Gallery, Corpus Christie, TX
2014 Firstly - SRISA Gallery, Florence, Italy - Curated by Andrew Smaldone
2014 Primer for Well Water – String Room Gallery, Wells College, Aurora, NY
2014 Hand for a Hand – Contemporary Arts Center, Woodside, Troy, NY
2012 I’m Gone - Santa Reparata Project Space, Florence, Italy
2010 Piety, Independence, Desire Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn, NY
2009 Southern Trees, Santa Reparata, Florence, Italy
2009 Martirio, Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn, NY
2008 SignPost, Studio Arts Center International Gallery, Florence, Italy
2007 La Ruota degli Innocenti, Ospedale degli Innocenti, Florence, Italy
Funded by the Italian Fulbright Commission and sponsored by the City of Florence, Italy
2007 Martirio, Borghese Palace, Florence, Italy
2006 Attributi Persi, Marden Multimedia, Rome, Italy
2005 Interpretazioni Contemporanee- l’Antiquarium di Corciano, Corciano, Italy
2005 Appropriations- E3 Gallery, New York, NY
2004 180 Degrees- MFA Exhibit, Foster Hall, Baton Rouge, LA

Selected Group Exhibitions
2016 Word - Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peeksksill, NY
2016 Dark was the Night, Light City, Baltimore, MD
2015 New American Sculpture, Five Myles, Brooklyn, NY – Curated by Dexter Wimberly
2015 Compound Lens, Celebrating the Legacy of Baldwin Lee, Ewing Gallery, Knoxville, TN
2015 NOAD - Mobile Exhibition in NYC Subway System with the International Center of Photography
2014 First Friday, Corpus Christi, TX
2014 Stories in the Social landscape – International Center of Photography, NY, NY
2013 Through the Lens of the Blues Aesthetic - Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, NY
Curated by Kevin Jerome Everson
2013 Transition – International Center of Photography, New York, NY
2012 Friskin’ Your Whiskers – Santa Reparata Project Space – Florence, Italy
with Kevin Jerome Everson and Justin Randolph Thompson
2012 Times, Interludes, and Actions, UNI Gallery, Cedar Falls, IA Curated by Jeffery Byrd/Joe Meiser
2011 Photography Now 2011 – Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY Curated by Vince Aletti
2011 Permanent Print Collection Exhibition– Center for Photography at Woodstock
2011 Pictures Are Words-Not-Known – Lishui Museum of Photography, China, Curated by Sean Justice
2011 Slideluck Bushwick – 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NY Curated by Carly Planker
2011 Times, Interludes, Actions, CAA Conference, NY, NY Curated by Jeffery Byrd/Joe Meiser
2010 MISC! 2010 – New York Studio Gallery, New York, NY Curated by Zeina Assaf
2010 Repurposes – Baron and Ellin Gallery, Old Dominion U., VA Curated by Kenneth Fitzgerald
2010 Premio Valcellina – Museo dell’arte fabbrile/coltellerie-Managio, Italy Curated by Barbara Girardi
2009 Just A Thought: ICP Staff Exhibition – The International Center of Photography, New York, NY
2008 Misc! 2008– New York Studio Gallery – New York, NY
2008 Aftermath, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Arlington, VA Curated by Laurel Reuter
2008 Sardegna Arte Fiera, Sardegna, Italy Curated by Gordana Bezanov
2008 Gen X: Post-Boomers and the New South, Mobile Museum of Art, AL Curated by Donan Klooz
2008 Rites of Passage: The Mortality of Time, Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA
2008 LaGrange National XXV, Lamar Dodd Art Center, Lagrange, GA (Juror: Julian Cox, Curator of Photography, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA)
2008 About This, Faculty Exhibit, International Center of Photography, NY Curated by Stuart O’Sullivan
2007 Il Gioello Effimero, Museo di San Francesco, Corciano, Italy
2006 Bridging Cultures through Art: A Fulbright Alumni Art Exhibition, Marrakech, Morocco
2006 Cultura di Morte – Risposte di Vita, Teatro de Laudi, Florence, Italy
2006 Homus Urbanas, Facolta di Architettura, Palermo, Sicily
2006 Hype (Sponsored by Hewlett Packard), Hype Gallery, Amsterdam, NE
2006 Installation of Martirio, Trevi Flash Art Museum, Trevi (PG) Italy

Selected Film Festivals/ Video Screenings
2016 New Orleans Film Festival, New Orleans, LA
2016 New York Jazz Film Festival
2015 Williamsburg International Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY
2013 Scene: Brooklyn, presented by the Brooklyn Arts Council, Brooklyn, NY
2013 Time Code NOLA 2 - New Orleans, LA
2013 Coney Island Film Festival - Brooklyn, NY
2013 Nashville Film Festival, Nashville, TN
2012 NewFIlmmakers Series – Anthology Film Archives, NY, NY
2011 Illuminations - Bondi Theater, Sydney Australia - Curated by Ella Condon
2010 Collective Showing I, Pulp Legend, Brooklyn Fire Proof East, NY Curated by Alex Nathanson
2010 2-Minute Film Festival – Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
2010 Jamaica Flux Video Slam – Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, NY Curated by Heng-Gil Han
2010 Crown Heights Film Festival–Five Myles Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2008 Narrative Shorts Film + Video Festival, University Art Gallery, California State U., Chico, CA
2006 Everyday People, Festival della Creativita, Florence, Italy
2006 Frame International Video Festival, Rivoli Teatro, Porto, Portugal
2006 Temporary Cities, National Centre for Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia
2006 Temporary Cities Video Art & Architecture Festival– Klaipeda, Lithuania
2006 Temporary Identities- Novosibirsk State Art Museum-Russia
2006 Langston Hughes African American Film Festival- Seattle, WA

2005-06 J. William Fulbright Fellowship to Italy
2004 Louisiana State University- MFA (Photography)
1999 University of Tennessee- BFA (Media Arts Concentration)

2017 BRIC Media Arts Fellow
2015 Juror - NoDocs Video Collective Exhibition, Caracas, Venezuela
2015 Lecture at Wells College
2015 Lecture at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design
2015 Lecture at Texas A&M, Corpus Christi, TX
2015 Lecture at Michigan State University
2014 Lecture at Wells College
2014 Contemporary Artists Center, Woodside - Residency
2012 Memories Can’t Wait – ICP-Bard Conference – Presentation of personal work
2012 Louisiana State University – Lecture on Recent work
2012 Juror/Lecturer, Naples Art Association, The von Liebig Art Center, Naples, FL - Camera USA 2012
2010 Piety, Independence, Desire – Artist Talk, Brooklyn Public Library
2009 Reclaiming Lost Histories - B&H Photo and Video – Lecture on Recent Video Work
2009 Salem Art Works – Residency in Sculpture to create “Floodlines”
2009 Brooklyn Public Library – Lecture on Martirio Exhibit and recent works
2007 The Greater New Orleans Artist Mansion- (1 month residency)
2007 Louisiana State University- Linking Past and Present- Personal History
2006 International Center of Photography and the New York Public Library
2006 Photographing in the Chianti, Academia di Lorenzo de Medici
2003 Murray State University- Murray, KY- Visiting Artist

2006 2nd Prize-Cultura di Morte – Risposte di Vita, Teatro de Laudi, Florence, Italy
2005 Louisiana Division of the Arts- Artist Mini-Grant
2005 Finalist- Best of College Photography Annual-Serbin Communications & Nikon
2003 CAA Graduate Student Travel Award- Stipend for conference expenses
1998 Dorothy Dille Travel Award- $1000 Grant from U. of Tennessee

2015 Compound Lens – Celebrating the Legacy of Baldwin Lee, U. of Tennessee
2011 Pictures Are Words-Not-Known, Catalog, Lishui Museum of Photography, Lishui, China
2011 Wall St. Journal - Make Organizing Your Photos a Snap – Alina Dizik
2008 H.O.W. Journal (Helping Orphans Worldwide) – Article detailing “La Ruota degli Innocenti”
2008 Catalog - LaGrange National XXV – Lamar Dodd Art Center
2008 Catalog - Officine Dell’Umbria, Trevi Flash Art Museum, Trevi (PG), Italy
2007 Il Gioello Effimero, Effe Fabrizio Fabbri Editore
2006 Bridging Cultures through Art: A Fulbright Alumni Art Exhibition
2006 Like Sand from Orchid Lips- TCB-Café Publishing, San Francisco, CA
2005 Best of College Photography Annual, Nikon & Serbin Communications
2003 Cure Today, Fall 2003 issue, Magazine for cancer survivors

Permanent Collections
2015 Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
2011 Center for Photography at Woodstock
2009 Brooklyn Public Library
2008 Mobile Museum of Art

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