Victoria KEDDIE

(1980- )
Nationality: american & english

Victoria Keddie (b.1980) is an artist working in varying media and broadcast. For over 8 years, Keddie has been the Co-Director of E.S.P. TV, a 501(C)3 nomadic TV studio, and episodic cable access serial, that hybridizes technologies to realize synthetic environments and deconstruct the televisual for live performance. For over three years,the Founder/ Co-Director of Poet Transmit, project developed to explore the connections between poetry, transmission, and performance.

Keddie has been an invited resident artist at the Storefront for Art and Architecture (New York/US); Recess Gallery (New York/US); AZ Wagon Station Encampment (California/US); Signal Culture (New York/ US); Pioneer Works (New York/ US) ; WaveFarm (New York/ US); and Yaddo Artist Residency(New York/ US); Saari Fellow with The Kone Foundation (Mynämäki, Finland), and The Drawing Center from 2018-2020 (New York/ US). Some projects explored on these particular residencies involved the building of a physical studio environment to produce and document live performance; the re-appropriation of a retail storefront into a simulated environment for free exchange; immersive mapping and sonifying of space debris in orbit, and generating musical responses to brain activity in unconscious states.

Keddie has performed live productions, with commissioned compositions, and exhibited internationally at venues and festivals such as The Barbican (London/UK), Fridman Gallery, The Swiss Institute, Pioneer Works, The Kitchen, Museum of Moving Image, The Museum of Art and Design, Queens Museum of Art, Microscope Gallery, and Anthology Film Archives (New York/US), Human Resources (Los Angeles/ US), Lightcone, (Paris/FR), Syros International Film Festival (Syros, GR), Studio XX (Montreal/CA), LOOP Festival (Barcelona/ES), Pallas Projects (Dublin/IE), Reykjavik Arts Festival (Reykjavik/ IS), General Public (Berlin/DE), Axis Art Centre (Crew/UK), The Independent Film Festival (Naples/ IT), Liste Art Fair (Basel/CH), Seeing Sound Festival (Bath/UK), and Daimon (Gatineau/CA).Video works are distributed both in the United States and in the European Union, through Lightcone, (Paris/FR) and The Filmmakers Co-op (NYC/US). Sound works released with Spectral Evidence (Cambridge/US), In Context Music (Toronto/CA), and Robert & Leopold (NYC/US).

11 MOVIES IN DISTRIBUTION

THE GREAT ACCELERATION
2020 / HD / color / sound / single screen / 13' 00 / 54 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  LAV MIC
2018 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 3' 15 / 19 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  LINES
2017-2018 / Video / color / silent / single screen / 3' 00 / 18 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  TEST PATTERNS (triple screen)
2017-2018 / HD / color / sound / triple screen / 15' 00 / 47 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  THREE ROOMS
2016-2018 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 8' 14 / 27 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  54 DAYS OF CONSECUTIVE BLANK SUN IN JULY...AND THEN - Through the Lens of Ben Riley's Snare
2017 / HD / color / sound / single screen / 2' 00 / 15 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  DESERT RUN
2016 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 15' 44 / 53 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  CANNIBAL MÉCANIQUE
2014-2015 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 18' 14 / 57 €
distribution: Digital file on USB stick
  MOSQUITO
2014-2015 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 18' 04 / 57 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  AELITA
2014 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 10' 21 / 32 €
distribution: Digital file on server
  HELIOS ELECTRO
2014 / Video / color / sound / single screen / 6' 28 / 24 €
distribution: DCP on server or Digital file on server