Eli Coplan
elicoplan@gmail.com
b. 1992
Lives and works in Portland, OR

EDUCATION

2015
Triple Canopy's Publication Intensive
B.A. in Studio Art, Reed College

EXHIBITIONS

2016
Subtractive Synthesis, residency and radio performance with Soundspace on Freeform Portland KFFP-LP 90.3 FM
Empathy Affect, curated by Stephanie Snyder, Meagan Atiyeh, and Mack McFarland, Converge45, Portland, OR
Interiority Machines, Glass Box Gallery, Seattle, WA
Light Pressure, Tethered Cord, Portland, OR
Girl's Crush, Oy Vey, Portland, OR

2015
A Last Night Hurrah/Thank You!, Surplus Space, Portland, OR
Electric Fields, PUNCH Gallery, Seattle, WA
Hideout: Childhood exhibition, Pho Le, Vancouver, WA
- w a r e, Surplus Space, Portland, OR
Nightlight, SOMArts Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA
Postinternet is Dead!, Fisher Gallery, Oberlin College
Black Box 2.0, Seattle, WA
Reed College Senior Thesis Exhibition, Portland, OR
In the Spirit of Jean Dupuy's 1974 Soup & Tart, Zena Zezza, Portland, OR
Reed Arts Week, Portland, OR
Emergent Art Space: Translations, Portland, OR

2014
Asynchronous Transfer at R House, Portland, OR
specere, spectare, spectrum at Reed College, Portland, OR

2013
#THEFEED, curated by Valerie Veatch, Jack Chiles Gallery, New York, NY
Reed Arts Week: Reverie, Portland, OR


CURATORIAL

2015
Conduit, with Jade Novarino
 Webcam Residency with Chin's Push

2014
Reed Arts Week: Daemon, Portland, OR


PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS

2016
Interiority Machines artist talk at Glass Box Gallery

2015
- w a r e artist talk, with Rose Dickson and Will Elder at Surplus Space
Still Sounding Elsewhere artist talk, with Kris Cohen at Reed College

2014
The Canvas and the Screen: Morris Louis' Alpha Iota (1960), with Kris Cohen at the Portland Art Museum


AWARDS

2015
Juror's Choice Award, selected by Julia Fryett, at Electric Fields, PUNCH Gallery, Seattle, WA
Neighborhood Gallery Grant from Surplus Space

2014
Ruby-Lankford Grant for Faculty-Student Collaborative Research in the Humanities, with Kris Cohen