Biography

Bull.Miletic, Synne Bull (Norwegian, born 1973) and Dragan Miletic (American, born Yugoslavia 1970)

Solo Exhibitions

2013

  • "Bull.Miletic: YUtopia," Intercultural Museum, Oslo, Norway
  • "Bull.Miletic: Mise en abyme," Nordnorsk Kunstsenter, Svolvær, Norway

2010

  • "Bull.Miletic: Mise en abyme," RAM Galleri, Oslo, Norway; Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, USA

2008

  • "Bull.Miletic: In The Middle of The End," Atopia, Oslo, Norway
  • "Bull.Miletic: Unfinished," Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade, Serbia

2007

  • "Bull.Miletic: Heaven Can Wait," Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, USA
  • "Bull.Miletic: Unfinished," Galleri F15, Moss, Norway; Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, USA

2005

  • "Gymnopedies," Artists' Television Access, San Francisco, USA
  • "Übergang," Pasadena Museum of California Art, USA
  • "Wiegenlied," Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, USA
  • "Sighting Unseen," Henie Onstad kunstsenter, Høvikodden, Norway

2004

  • "Bull.Miletic," Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2003

  • "The Island of Pelicans," Circa Gallery, Montreal, Canada
  • "SF Time Capsule," Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, USA

2002

  • "Everyday Stars," Market Street Art in Transit, San Francisco Art Commission, USA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014

  • "Vision of a Nation," Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway
  • "Høstutstillingen," Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway

2013

  • "This must be the place: Pick me up and turn me round," KinoKino, Sandnes, Norway
  • "Re-culture 2," 2 International Visual Art Festival Patras, Grece

2011

  • "Østlandsutstillingen," Akershus Kunstsenter, Lillestrøm, Norway; Larvik Kunstforening, Bølgen, Norway; Kunstbanken, Hamar, Norway
  • "Cities Re-imagined," KinoKino, Sandnes, Norway

2010

  • "Cities Re-imagined," Museum of Contemporary Art Vojvodina, Novi Sad, Serbia

2009

  • "TV TOWERS — 8,559 Meters of Politics and Architecture," German Architecture Museum, Frankfurt
  • "A Thin Slice," Baer Ridgway Exhibitions, San Francisco, USA
  • "Communism of Forms," The Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Canada

2008

  • "Private Life," Oslo S, Norway
  • "Østlandsutstillingen," Østfold Kunstnersenter, Fredrikstad, Norway; St. Annen Museum, Lübeck, Germany

2007

  • "There's No Place Like Here," Sonoma State University Art Gallery, Rohnert Park, USA
  • "The Violence of Participation," a project by Markus Miessen, Lyon Biennial, France
  • "Dark Matters: Artists See the Impossible," Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, USA
  • "Communism of Forms," Galeria Vermelho, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2006

  • "2006 California Biennial," OCMA, Newport Beach, USA
  • "Untitled (Excerpts #01)," Manifesta 6 Online Library

2005

  • "UKS mappelansering," UKS Gallery, Oslo, Norway; Artist Television Access, San Francisco, USA

2004

  • "Moth to Flame," LA Freewaves, MoCA Geffen Contemporary, Los Angeles, USA
  • "eKsperim[E]nto," Jukebox, Manila, Philippines
  • "Image & Idea: San Francisco Art Today," Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, USA
  • "Topographies," Walter & McBean Galleries, San Francisco, USA; Pasadena Museum of California Art, USA
  • "The Transformative Vision in Contemporary Video," Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, USA

2003

  • "Introductions," Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, USA
  • "Shift," The Office, Huntington Beach, USA

2002

  • "Loaded," DAAP Gallery, University of Cincinnati, USA
  • "Eksperimenta: Prototype," Victorian Arts Center, Melbourne, Australia
  • "¿wysiwyg?," Oakland Art Gallery, USA
  • "Net.Film," The Whitney Museum of American Art Artport, New York, USA
  • "The Ides of March: Net.Film," ABC No Rio, New York, USA

2001

  • "Disfunctional Places / Displaced Functionalities," BELEF 2001, Belgrade, Yugoslavia

Selected Screenings

2011

  • "New Screen New-Castle," Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  • "4th International Video Art Festival," Camagüey, Cuba
  • "Festival Miden," Kalamata, Greece
  • "FONLAD Online Digital Arts Festival," Montemor-o-Velho, Portugal
  • "CologneOFF Baltic Sea Tour" Szczecin, Poland; St. Petersburg, Russia; Riga, Latvia
  • "CologneOFF - Ukraine 2011" Goethe Institute Kiev, by Centre for Contemporary Art Kiev, Ukraine

2010

  • "Loop," Barcelona, Spain
  • "Kurye International Video Festival," Istanbul Modern Museum, Turkey
  • "A Video Serenade," Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts Project Space, New York, USA
  • "Oslo Screen Festival," Filmens hus, Norway
  • "Festival International de Film et Video de Creation — New Moving Images," Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts, Sin el Fil, Lebanon

2009

  • "Cities Re-imagined," kjubh-Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany

2007

  • "Art Video Exchange Festival 2007," Landmark, Bergen kunsthall, Norway
  • "Norwydeo," Elisabeth Foundation, New York, USA; The Pro Arte Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia; Vaxhuset, Västerås, Sweden

2006

  • "2006 California Biennial," OCMA, Newport Beach, USA
  • "Norwydeo," Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland

2005

  • "Norwydeo," ATA, San Francisco, USA
  • "41st International Exhibition of New Cinema," Spazio Video, Pesaro, Italy
  • "Verstreute Momente der Konzentration," Hartware MedienKunstVerein in der Phoenix Halle Dortmund, Germany

2004

  • "Sixth Annual Video Marathon," Art in General, New York, USA
  • "transmedial.03: Best of Video," Festival de Video et Film de Différence, Beyrouth, Lebanon
  • "Microwave: Urban Architextures," Hong Kong; "cph:dox," Copenhagen, Denmark
  • "Nuit Blanche: Dazibao d'images," Paris, France
  • "Mex: pmfz 10," Künstlerhaus Dortmund, Germany
  • "Champ Libre: Vu du Desert," Montreal, Canada

2003

  • Videox, Zurich, Switzerland
  • "Signal 2 Noise," Meany Hall, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
  • World Wide Video Festival, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • "Sympathetic Vibrations," Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, USA
  • "transmediale.03: Play Global," Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
  • "Urban Renewal," Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, USA

2002

  • Impakt, Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • "Champ Libre: Cité des Ondes," Montreal, Canada
  • European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany

Lectures

2013

  • "Heaven Can Wait: The Revolving Restaurant as a Cinéma Trouvé," SCMS Annual Conference, Chicago, USA
  • "Cinéma Trouvé," Sensuous Knowledge 7, Bergen Art Museum, Norway

2012

  • "Cinéma Trouvé," Place-Re:place Conference, Bergen Academy of Art & Design, Norway
  • "What is Cinematic" with Tom Gunning, Film Studies Center, The University of Chicago, USA

2011

2010

  • "Art and Audience," Kulturrådets årskonferanse, Union Scene, Drammen, Norway
  • "Heaven Can Wait," Urban Images, Oslo Academy of Fine Art, Norway

2009

  • "Video cities: Video (in/of) cities," Cities Re-imagined 1, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
  • "Everyday Stars," Baltan goes NatLab, Baltan Laboratories, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Commissions

2011

  • Lørenskog kulturhus, Norway

2008

2002

2001

Grants and Awards

2010

  • The Norwegian Video Award, Oslo Screen Festival

2007

  • Work Grant, DKH, Norway
  • Project Support, Arts Council Norway
  • International Support, OCA, Norway

2006

  • Project Support, Vederlagsfondet, Norway
  • Art and New Technology Grant, Arts Council Norway
  • International Support, OCA, Norway
  • Exhibition Support, Norwegian Consulate General, San Francisco

2005

  • Mr. & Mrs. Ambrosius Egedius Legat, UKS, Norway
  • International Support, OCA, Norway
  • Exhibition Support, Arts Council Norway
  • ArtsLink Project Award, CEC, New York
  • Sleipnir Travel Grant, NIFCA, Finland

2004

  • Stockholms Kulturförvaltning Travel Support
  • Project Support, Arts Council Norway
  • Project Support, Vederlagsfondet, Norway
  • SECA Award Nomination, SFMoMA
  • Rockefeller Media Arts Fellowship Nomination

2003

  • Video Maker Award, Bay Area Video Coalition
  • California Artist Grant, Headlands Center for The Arts

2002

  • Market Street Art in Transit Award, San Francisco Art Commission

'99-'03

  • International Grant, San Francisco Art Institute

'98-'00

  • Merit Scholarship, San Francisco Art Institute

A-i-R

2012

  • Visiting Artists at the Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago, USA

2007

  • Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

2006

  • The Nordic Artists' Center, Dale, Norway

2005

  • International Studio Program, OCA, Oslo, Norway

2004

  • West Balkan A-i-R, NIFCA, Helsinki, Finland; Atelier Nord, Oslo, Norway
  • International Studio Programme, Künstlerhaus Bethanien Berlin, Germany

2003

  • California A-i-R, Headlands Center for The Arts, Sausalito, USA