Kimberly Burleigh, Professor

School of Art

College of Design, Architecture and Interior Design, Art, and Planning

University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH 45221-0016



Indiana University, MFA Printmaking 1980

Ohio University, BFA Printmaking 1977


Selected Honors and Awards

2019 Ohio Art Council Excellence in Arts Grant

2007  Ohio Art Council Excellence in Arts Grant

2004  Ohio Arts Council Artist Project Grant

2002  Artist in Residence at Headlands Center for the Arts in Sausalito, CA

2001  Ohio Arts Council Artist Project Grant

1999  Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

Artist in Residence at Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, MA

1997  Ohio Arts Council Artist Project Grant

1996  Individual Artist Grant, City of Cincinnati

1995  Ohio Arts Council Artist Project Grant

1993  Individual Artist Grant, City of Cincinnati

1989  Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

1987  National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artists Fellowship

1981  New Jersey State Council on the Arts Grant


Teaching Experience

2009-     Professor of Fine Arts, University of Cincinnati

1999-09  Professor/Director of Graduate Studies in Fine Arts, University of Cincinnati

1990-99  Associate Professor/Director of Graduate Studies in Fine Arts, University of Cincinnati

1986-90  Visiting Assistant Professor at Ohio University in Athens, OH

1982-83  Assistant Professor at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, TX

1981-82  Visiting Assistant Professor at University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT


Selected Exhibitions

2019 “Carmarthen Bay Film Festival,” Y Ffwrnes Theatre, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, UK

“FINDECOIN - Independent International Short & Feature Film Festival,” Cultural Complex
           Puertoteatro, Municipal Avenue, Puerto la Cruz, Anzoátegui, Venezuela

“CineKasimanwa: Western Visayas Film Festival,” Capiz Province, Philippines

“Esto Es Para Esto,” Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

2018   “Beijing International Short Film Festival,” Beijing, People’s Republic of China

           “Cinemaway/Кіномаршрут,” Lviv, Zhovka, Ukraine

          “INTERFACE | Video Art Event, IX edizione,” Oradea, Bihor, Romania and at
   [.BOX] Videoart project space in Milano, Italy

The Film Collective/Philadelphia Independent Film Awards, Bensalem, PA

"Altered Esthetics Film Festival," Strike Theatre, Minneapolis, MN

          GRRL HAUS, Loophole, Berlin, Germany

          "Festival de Largos y Cortos de Santiago," Santiago, Chile

           “Oregon Cinema Arts Film Festival,” Portland, Oregon

          “Semana por la Soberania Audiovisual,” Solano, Argentina

           “Fylde Film Festival – Blott Art Gallery Showcase,” Blackpool, Lancashire, UK

           "Columbus International Film and Animation Festival," Columbus, OH

2017  "Princeton University Film Festival," Princeton, NJ

          "Near Nazareth Festival," Israel 

          "SPE Media Festival,” Orlando, Florida


“14th Oxford Film Festival,” Oxford, Mississippi

2016  “Bandini International Film Festival,” Los Angeles, CA

“Walthamstow International Film Festival,” London, UK

“Tula International Film Festival,” Tula, Russian Federation

“Woodengate Film Festival,” Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania

“Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival,” Seattle, WA

“Bucharest ShortCut CineFest,” Bucharest, Romania

“Supernova Outdoor Digital Animation and Art Festival,” Denver, CO

“London Experimental Film Festival,” London, England

“Ramunas Atelier International Independent Film Awards,” Vilnius, Lithuania

“GRAIN,” Fishbowl Gallery, Richmond, VA

“Cinesonika” at Ball State University, Muncie, IN

“13th Oxford Film Festival,” Oxford, Mississippi

“Play Day – ANOTHER eXperiment by WOMEN FILM FESTIVAL,” Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY

"4th Annual Speechless Film Festival," Mankato, Minnesota

“International Animation Film Festival Anim8Fest,” Los Angeles, CA

“Free State Festival,” Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS

2015  “Rye International Film Festival,” Rye, East Sussex, UK

“Firestone International Experimental Film Festival,” Moscow, Russian Federation

“Video Graffiti Program,” Mykonos Biennale, Mykonos, Greece

“the SPIRITUAL MACHINE – ANOTHER eXperiment by WOMEN FILM FESTIVAL” Anthology Film Archives, NYC

“Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival,” Seattle, WA

“#digitallandscapes,” Eufonic Festival, Tarragona, Spain

“The 5th Underground Film Festival,” Cork, Cork, Ireland

“2015 Oregon Independent Film Festival,” Portland, OR

“Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival,” Hawick, Scotland

“Experiments in Cinema Festival v10.T36,” Albuquerque, NM

“ImageOHIO 15,” ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus, OH

“International Motion Festival – IMF 2015,” European University Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus

2014  “Australian International Experimental Film Festival,” Perth and Melbourne, Australia

"MADATAC- Contemporary Festival of New Media Arts and Advanced Audiovisual Technologies," Madrid, Spain

"8th Rencontres Internationales Sciences et Cinemas" (RISC), Marseilles, France

“Videoholica Video Art Festival,” Varna, Bulgaria

“Tricky Women International Animation Film Festival,” Vienna, Austria

“Fall 2014 New Jersey Film Festival,” New Jersey Media Center, New Brunswick, NJ

“IMA International Film Festival,” Kerala Sahithya Academy, Thrissur, Kerala, India

“Big Mini Media Festival,” Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus

2013  Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD

Semantics, Cincinnati

2012  Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

The New Post-literate: A Gallery of Asemic Writing

Pen Club Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

Riffe Gallery, Columbus, OH

2011  Prairie, Cincinnati, OH

2010  Columbus Metropolitan Library, Columbus, OH

Pearlman and Chidlaw Galleries, Art Academy of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

2008  The Fuse Factory Electronic and Digital Arts Lab at Rescentris, Inc. in Columbus, OH

2006  Riffe Gallery in Columbus, OH

2005  International Computer Music Conference Barcelona (with Mara Helmuth)

Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2004  Two Person Exhibition, The University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

The Ross Museum, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH

2001  Regina Gouger Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA (Solo)

Art Gallery N-Space, SIGGRAPH 2001, Los Angeles, CA (Catalog)

2000  “Images in a Post-Photographic Age” - Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, NY

SPACES in Cleveland, OH (Catalog)

Southern Ohio Museum in Portsmouth, OH

1999  Hudson D. Walker Gallery at the Fine Arts Work Center Gallery in Provincetown, MA (Solo)

“Images in a Post-Photographic Age” - CEPA Gallery in Buffalo, NY

Exit Gallery - University of Nevada at Reno, NV (Solo)

University of Dayton in Dayton, OH

1998  Galerie Toner in Sens en Bourgogne, France

“Sixth Annual New York Digital Salon” - Visual Arts Museum in New York City; Travelled to Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain;Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy; Centro de Cultura Contemporanea, Barcelona, Spain; and Sala de Exposiciones CAM, Alicante, Spain

The Clocktower Museum in Croydon, London, England

1997  Reed Whipple Cultural Center in Las Vegas, NV (Solo)

CEPA Gallery in Buffalo, NY

Fort Wayne Museum of Art in Fort Wayne, IN

Galerie Toner in Sens en Bourgogne, France

1996  SPACES in Cleveland, OH

“Alem da Agua” - a public art project on the Guadiana River on the border between Spain and Portugal, in connection with the international artists collective GRATIS

1994  The Print Club, Center for Prints and Photographs in Philadelphia, PA (Solo)

Galerie 1900-2000 in Paris, France

Ben Shahn Galleries of The William Paterson College of New Jersey in Wayne, NJ

Toni Birckhead Gallery in Cincinnati, OH

1993  Olin Gallery of Roanoke College in Roanoke, VA (Solo)

Two Person Show - Richmond Art Museum in Richmond, IN

Anderson Fine Arts Center in Anderson, IN

Kharkiv Art Museum in Kharkiv, Ukraine

1992  Water Tower in Louisville, KY (Solo)

John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan, WI

C.A.G.E. in Cincinnati, OH

1991   Art Museum of Miami University in Oxford, OH (Solo)

The Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts in New Castle, PA (Solo)

Pennsylvania School of Art and Design in Lancaster, PA

SPACES in Cleveland, OH

The Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown, OH

1990  The Forum Gallery of Jamestown Community College in Jamestown, NY (Solo) (Catalog)

Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art in Cleveland, OH

Two Person Exhibition - Bruce Gallery of Edinboro University in Edinboro, PA

1989  Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts in Grand Rapids, MI (Solo)

C.A.G.E. in Cincinnati, OH (Solo)

Mary Washington College in Fredericksburg, VA (Solo)

Feature in New York City, NY

Contemporary Art Center in Cincinnati, OH

Arts Center Gallery at the College of Dupage in Glen Ellyn, IL

Nexus Contemporary Art Center in Atlanta, GA

1988  Denison University in Granville, OH (Solo)

Greathouse in New York City, NY

Shanghai Teachers University in Shanghai, People’s Republic of China

1987  Feature in Chicago, IL (Solo)

Greathouse in New York City, NY

Alternative Museum in New York City, NY

University of Wisconsin at the Milwaukee Art Museum in Milwaukee, WI

1986  Feature in Chicago, IL (Solo)

Mark Lombardi Gallery in Houston, TX

SPACES in Cleveland, OH

Allegheny College in Meadville, PA

1985  Pittsburgh Plan for Art in Pittsburgh, PA (Solo)

Franklin Furnace Archive in New York City, NY

Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art in Cleveland, OH

Square One Gallery in Houston, TX

1984  Galveston Art Center in Galveston, TX

Square One Gallery in Houston, TX

Painting Installation at the United States Film and Video Festival in Park City, UT

1983  Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, UT

Jersey City Museum in Jersey City, NJ

Longview Museum and Art Center in Longview, TX

1982  City Without Walls Gallery in Newark, NJ

Utah Museum of Fine Arts in Salt Lake City, UT

Salt Lake Art Center in Salt Lake City, UT

Two Person Exhibition - Alfred University in Alfred, NY

1981  Terry Dintenfass Gallery in New York City, NY

City Without Walls Gallery in Newark, NJ

1979  Indianapolis Art Museum in Indianapolis, IN

Palazzo Di Parti Guelpha in Florence, Italy and Palazzo Casali in Cortona, Italy

“13 Galleries Show” - PS 1 in New York City and Delaware Art Museum in Wilmington, DE

1978  Washington and Jefferson College in Washington, PA

Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art in Winston-Salem, NC

“13 Galleries Show” - High Museum in Atlanta, GA


Selected Publications, Reviews and Featured Works

Periphery, Cincinnati, OH: Computer Animation, 2016.

Cannot Predict Now, Cincinnati, OH: Computer Animation, 2015

Light Divides the Square, Cincinnati, OH: Computer Animation, 2012

DEVICE & DEVICES, Cincinnati, OH: Computer Animation, 2002.

REVERSIONS, Cincinnati, OH: Book work, 2000.

“Digital Salon Catalog,” LEONARDO, Journal of the International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, Volume 31 Number 5 1998, Computer generated image on page 436.

DEVICE & DEVICES, Cincinnati, OH: Book work, 1998.

“Artists on Art,” New Observations, Fall 1997, 49.

COUNTERFEITS I, Cincinnati, OH: Book work, 1997.

Andrew Boardman, “Popular Metaphysics,” New Observations, Summer 1997, 38.

Time Capsule: A Concise Encyclopedia by Women Artists, Performers, and Writers, New York, NY: Creative Time, Inc. in association with S.O.S. International, 1995.

Cincinnati Portfolio II, Cincinnati, OH: Mark Patsfall Graphics, Inc., 1993.

FARM, Chicago, IL: Feature and ICI, 1987.


Selected Collections

The Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Cabinet des Estampes, Bibliotheque Nationale de France

The Robert J. Shiffler Collection and Archive, Greenville, OH

Galerie Toner in Sens en Bourgogne, France

Dwinn Shaffer & Co., Chicago, IL

Progressive Corporation, Cleveland, OH

The Cincinnati Art Museum in Cincinnati, OH