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ALAN and MICHAEL FLEMING
B. 1985

EDUCATION

2010
MFA Studio (Performance), School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2007
BFA Painting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
Gemini, Cydonia, Dallas, TX
2013
Studio Audience, Cindy Rucker Gallery, New York, NY
2012
Game On, The Active Space, Brooklyn, NY
Spatial Reasoning, Happy Collaborationists, ACRE Solo Exhibition, Chicago, IL
Game On, threewalls gallery, Chicago, IL
2010
Feng Shui, Artists and Residence Project, Chicago, IL
2007
At Rest: The Body in Architecture, Video wall, Siebel Center, Champaign, IL
Spatial Interventions, The Atrium, Temple Buell Hall, Champaign, IL

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015
Chirality: Defiant Mirror Images, Gray Matters Gallery, Dallas, TX
Sentences on Conceptual Art Karaoke, Public Address, Brooklyn, NY
Making an Entrance, Robert Blumenthal, New York, NY
hArts for Art 6 (Benefit Auction), LVL3, Chicago, IL
The Dreams That I Gave Her, curated by Kelli Burton and Yulia Topchiy, NARS Foundation, Brooklyn, NY
2014
EX-Y: Representations of Contemporary Masculinity, Cydonia, Dallas, TX
TEN, Cindy Rucker Gallery, New York, NY
“Counterpose” performance at Dialogues exhibition, Tambaran Gallery, New York, NY
Lucky Draw (Benefit Auction), SculptureCenter, Queens, NY
2013
Architectonic, Defibrillator Performance Art Gallery, Chicago, IL
Imperfect Symmetry: A Compendium, Curated by Sara Black and Karsten Lund, A + D Gallery Columbia College, Chicago, IL
Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
2 of a Kind, LVL3 Gallery, Chicago, IL
GDBD presents: Weird Dude Energy, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL
Spatial Body, Rapid Pulse 2013 International Performance Art Festival, Nightingale, Chicago, IL
Perambulant, IDEAS CITY, New Museum, New York, NY
BONES, CENTER, Milwaukee, WI
otherwise, Beige, Memphis, TN
NBD, Studio 317, NARS Foundation, Brooklyn, NY
2012
Terra Incognita, International Artist Residency Group Exhibition, NARS Foundation, Brooklyn, NY
Salt Mounds, Performed at the Lumen Festival, Staten Island, NY
Alan and Michael Fleming: Video Screening, Entwine, New York, NY
Feather Weight, 35 Meadow, Studio 307, Brooklyn, NY
Push It. Real. Good. Movement Research Festival 2012, New York, NY
2011
Money Honey, The Bedroom, Brooklyn, NY
alt_cph11: Encounters, The Factory of Art and Design, Copenhagen, Denmark
Directional Float, The Active Space, Brooklyn, NY
No Joke, (Dedicated to Kathryn Hixson) LVL3 Gallery, Chicago, IL
2010
Process in Product: Work from Summer Studio, (Curated by Mary Jane Jacob)
Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
The Joke Is Irresistible, Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Construction Site: Identity Made Material, Boomerang Space, Chicago, IL
Objects and Extensions, Performed at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
Believe Don’t, (w/Thomas Albrecht) Performed in Chicago, New York and Las Vegas
Graduate Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
DIRT: Land/USe, (Curated by Deke Weaver), Links Hall, Chicago, IL
2009
The Embedded Flaw, Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago, IL
Sportmax re:MMIX Series, Sportmax SoHo, New York, NY
The Opportunity Shop, 1613 E. 55th St, Chicago, IL
New Blood III, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
The Walk + SAIC Fashion Show, The Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
LIVE ART LIVE ART LIVE ART: An Aesthetic Experiment in Ephemeral Art,
446 E. Ontario, Apt 3010, Chicago, IL
Depressing Ass Work, BARN, Brooklyn, NY
2008
New Blood II, Links Hall, Chicago, IL
its not hard (to say goodbye), The Center for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, Scotland
Here Now There Now, (Public art/performance project) Various sites, Scotland
Interrupt! Intervene! Art as Social Practice, UC Santa Cruz, CA
Kinolewchyk Festival, Idea Museum, Lviv, Ukraine
T-10 8th Annual Video Festival, 21 Grand, Oakland, CA
2007
Time and Again: A Night of Events, The Springer Cultural Center, Champaign, IL
Empty Lot Performance Project, 1133 W. Fulton Market, Chicago, IL
DRIP Film and Video Festival, Shown in CA, IL, VA and NY
URBAN SPACE, Oi Futuro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil/New Life Shop, Berlin, Germany
Architectural Film Fest, The Wind Tunnel, Pasadena, CA
School of Art + Design BFA Graduate Exhibition, Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
P.S. Painting & Sculpture Junior/Senior Show, Link Gallery, Champaign, IL
2006
The Anything But Art Show, Coalition Student Gallery, Champaign, IL
Towards Emptiness, Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
The International Installation of Video Art, The Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO
2005
Mind in Matter: Constructions of the Built Environment, OPENSOURCE Art, Champaign, IL
PAINting sCULpTure, Link Gallery, Champaign, IL

PUBLIC LECTURES, PANEL DISCUSSIONS & WORKSHOPS

2015
“Gemini: Alan and Michael Fleming”, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX
“Gemini: Alan and Michael Fleming”, New York University, New York, NY
“Wanderings & Wonderings: Alan and Michael Fleming”, Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY (upcoming)
“Gemini: Alan and Michael Fleming”, Fordham University, New York, NY
2014
“Wanderings & Wonderings: Alan and Michael Fleming”, Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY
“Alan and Michael Fleming: Visiting Artist Lecture”, Alfred University, New York, NY
2013
“Michael and Alan Fleming: Relation, Collaboration, and the Uncanny”, High Concept Laboratories- Cultural Conversations, Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL
2012
“International Artist Residency Season II Artist Talk” NARS Foundation, Brookly, NY
“Alan and Michael Fleming: GAME ON artist talk” threewalls, Chicago, IL
2011
“Spatial Interventions: Artists’ Talk” alt_cph11:Encounters, Copenhagen, Denmark
2010
“Balancing Act: Graduate Lecture” School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
2009
“Alan and Michael Fleming: Visiting Artist Lecture” University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
“Alan and Michael Fleming: Visiting Artist Lecture” Ox-Bow School of Art, MI
“Body Moving: 2 Week Performance Workshop” Ox-Bow School of Art, MI

AWARDS, HONORS & RESIDENCIES

2012
International Artist Residency, NARS Foundation, Brooklyn, NY
Partial Fellowship, NARS Foundation (New York Art Residency and Studios Foundation), Brooklyn, NY
Artist In the Marketplace (AIM) Program, Bronx Museum of the Arts
2011
Artist Residency, ACRE (Artists’ Cooperative Residency and Exhibitions)
Rodan Scholarship, ACRE
2010
Artist-in-Residence, Summer Studio, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
2009
Jacob K. Javits Fellowship (Michael Fleming)
Professional Advancement Award in Dance, The School at Jacob’s Pillow (Alan Fleming)
Project Based Artist Residency, Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists’ Residency
2008
School of the Art Institute of Chicago Grant
School of the Art Institute of Chicago Trustee Merit Scholarship
Winner of “Performing” section at Kinolewchyk Festival, Idea Museum
2007
Outstanding Seniors Award in Painting/Sculpture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2006
Group 4 Award, The Foundry Art Centre

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015
“At Cydonia, Twin Brothers Alan & Michael Fleming Present Singular Artistic Identity” by Jeremy Hallock, Dallas Observer
“Alan and Michael Fleming: Gemini” by Lauren Smart, Dallas Observer
“4 Dallas art gallery shows you must see this summer” by Kendall Morgan, Culture Map
“Coming Out: Dallas Art Events June 25 to July 2” by Danielle Avram Morgan, FD Luxe
“5 Art Openings You Can’t Miss This Weekend” by Peter Simek, D Magazine
2014
Cydonia: Ex-Y, New Dallas Gallery Enters the Fray…, Seth Orion Schwaiger, Glasstire
2013
Pledging Artistic Friendship: “2 of a Kind” at LVL3 by Caroline Picard, Art21 Blog
Weird Dumb Dude Energy by Alicia Eller, Hyperallergic
Making an Impression by Stephanie Cristello, ArtSlant
Review: Weird Dude Energy/Heaven Gallery by Bert Stabler, Newcity Art
Culturehall Portfolio: Alan and Michael Fleming

LVL3: Artist of the Week: Alan and Michael Fleming
Brothers’ Game by Maria Anderson, NY Arts Magazine
2012
GAME ON: Alan and Michael Fleming at threewalls by Randal Miller, Daily Serving
SculptureCenter Tumblr: Alan and Michael Fleming
Timeout Chicago Review
The Bleader, Chicago Reader Review
Bad At Sports: Top 5 Weekend Picks
Timeout Chicago: Critics Pick
Timeout Chicago Winter Guide 2012
ChicagoMag.com: Weekend Plans
2011
Stabler, Bert “Review: No Joke/LVL3”, Newcity Art, April 4
DiMeo, Mia “No Joke for Kathryn Hixson”, ArtSlant Chicago, April 4
2010
Ritchie, Abraham “Welcome Back”, ArtSlant: Chicago, Sep 13, 2010
Weinberg, Lauren “Process in Product”, Time Out Chicago, Issue 289: Sep 9-15, 2010
“Killing Time” SAIC Graduate Thesis Exhibition Catalog 2010 (catalog)