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Photo by Soloman Chiniquay

Photo by Soloman Chiniquay

Alysha Seriani

b. 1994

pronouns: she/her(s)

filmmaker, producer + educator currently living and working on the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Skwxwú7mesh & Tsleil Waututh nations known as East Vancouver, BC, Canada

 

 
 

OTHER RELATED EXPERIENCE


FACILITATION & PROGRAM MANAGEMENT:

Youth Engagement Coordinator
Vancouver International Film Festival Society
2018-present

Artist Facilitator
The Contemporary Art Gallery (CAG)
2017-present

Instructor
VIVO Media Arts Centre
2017-present
Britannia Film Academy
2019-present
Museum of Vancouver + Reel2Real Youth Film Festival
2017-present

Program Coordinator
United Girls of the World Society
2016-2018

Program Coordinator
The KidSafe Project Society
2013-2016

Volunteer Coordinator
The Writers' Exchange
2014

VOLUNTEERISM:

Mentor
Urban Native Youth Association (UNYA)
2017-present

Director
Vines Art Festival
2019-present

Director
United Girls of the World Society
2013-2018

GRANTS + AWARDS:

Artist in the Classroom Grant (2019)
Artstarts in Schools

Creative Spark Grant (2018)
Artstarts in Schools

FCAT Undergraduate Fellowship Award (2015)
Simon Fraser University

CAMERA WORK:

Gibson Duets (2019)
Gallery film co-commissioned by the Contemporary Art Gallery, Western Front & Mercer Union, 16mm + video
Artist: Deanna Bowen
Exhibition:   DEANNA BOWEN: A Harlem Nocturne, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, 2019.

my auntie bought all her skidoos with bead money (2018)
Gallery film commissioned by the Contemporary Art Gallery, video
Artist: Jeneen Frei Njootli
Exhibition:   JENEEN FREI NJOOTLI: my auntie bought all her skidoos with bead money, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, 2019.

Veils of a Bog (2018)
Documentation of installation at Western Front, video
Artists: Vanessa Brown + Michelle Helen Mackenzie

lilithlithlithlithlith: through spiral upon spiral of the shell (2018)
Documentation of performance at Western Front, video
Artist: Elisa Ferrari

Things Resounding Things (2018)
Documentation of installation at ECUAD’s Basically Good Media Lab.
Artist: John Brennan

Flowers (2015)
Short, video, Narrative
Director: Jessica Johnson
Official Selection: Festival du Nouveau Cinema (2015), Montreal World Film Festival (2015)
Screening: The Cinematheque (2017)

PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT:

Strange Land (2019)
Short, video, narrative
Director: Patricia Gruben

Flower in the Snow (2018)
Music video, written and directed by Angela Seo
Artist: Holy Hum

Erosion (2016)
Gallery film commisioned by SFU Gallery, 16mm
Artist: Andreas Bunte

Publications:

Goldstein, Leah Faye. “POISONING THE PATRIARCHY WITH “FEMALE GAZE””, VUCAVU.com, August 2017.

Presidio, Lua. “ELEVEN SEEDS: VIFF Mentorship Program”, Discorder Magazine, Oct 10 2018.