Justin Liam O’Brien

Brooklyn, NY

631-599-1982

obriien@gmail.com

 

Education

2013-2016 - BFA Digital Arts, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2010-2013 - AS Visual Arts, SUNY Suffolk, Selden, NY

 

Group Exhibitions

05/2018 - "This Is Not Here: Re 21" Curated by Efrem Zelony-Mindel, Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, NY

04/2018 - “Passion Fruit” Curated by Colin Radcliffe, Temporary Storage, Brooklyn Fire Proof, Bushwick, NY

02/2018 - “fears collapse inside” Curated by Jeffrey Cortland Jones, Corridor, Front Street Warehouse, Dayton, OH

01/2018 - “Postcards from the Edge” Benefit for Visual AIDS, Chelsea, NYC

01/2018 - “Small Works 2018” Upstream Gallery, Hudson, NY

12/2018 - “RE: Art Show Benefit Auction”, Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, NY

11/2017 - "TEN x TEN" Young Space, online exhibition, curated by Kate Mothes, http://www.young-space.com/

10/2017 - “People’s Choice Salon Show” Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NYC

10/2017 - “AbstrAction” Fall National Juried Exhibition, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, curated by Catharine Clark, Novato, CA

09/2017 - “BOS Salon Show” Space 776, Brooklyn, NYC

06/2017 - “Digital Arts Residency Showcase” Con Artist Collective, New York, NY

05/2017 - “Not A Thing” Con Artist Collective, New York, NY

04/2014 - Pratt Sophomore Juried Student Show, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn NYC

05/2012 - S.W.O.G Independent Student Art Show, Suffolk County Community College, NY

04/2012 - Flecker Gallery 2013 Annual Juried Student Art Show, SCCC, Selden, NY

04/2011 - Flecker Gallery 2012 Annual Juried Student Art Show, SCCC, Selden, NY

 

Film Festivals & Screenigs

05/2016 - Pratt Digital Arts Senior Screening, “Sin Eater” BAM, Brooklyn, NY

05/2015 - Pratt Film & Video Senior Screening, “Squib” BAM, Brooklyn NY

05/2015 - Pratt Film & Video Senior Screening, “Days of Dust” BAM, Brooklyn NY

08/2014 - Annecy Film Festival, “Shared Hope” 3D Animator, Ataboy Studios, Online, 2015

 

Residencies

01/2018 - Present - Trestle Art Space Residency, Sunset Park, NY

04/2017 - 06/2017 - Con Artist Collective, New York, NY

 

Awards & Honors

2015 - Pratt Presidential Merit-Based Scholarship, Pratt Grant

2014 - Pratt Presidential Merit-Based Scholarship, Pratt Grant, Atkinson Memorial Fund

2012 - Lawrence Foundation Scholarship

2011 - B&M Art Supply Scholarship

 

Collections

2017 - Private Collection - Dayton, OH

2017 - Private Collections - New York, NY

2017 - Private collection, Vancouver, BC

2011, 2012 - Student Art Collection at SUNY Suffolk, Selden, NY

 

Work History

01/2017 - Present - Experiential Designer, Future Colossal, NYC

06/2016 - 01/2017 - 3D Artist, Floored Inc, NYC

06/2015 - 09/2015 - Intern, Ataboy Studios, NYC

08/2014 - 11/2017 - Concept Artist, Archetype Studios: “Midair”, Online, Seattle, WA

08/2013 - 05/2016 - Office Assistant, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

01/2013 - 05/2013 - Gallery Attendant, Flecker Gallery, SUNY Suffolk, Selden, NY