Artist Bio

Tim Portlock (b. Chicago, 1969) lives in Philadelphia and works as a professor of Integrated Media Arts at Hunter College, New York, and, beginning in the fall, at Washington University, St. Louis. Recent solo exhibitions include C.ASH_4_GOLD at The Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art in San Bernadino (2015); Digital Cities at Georgetown University, Washington D.C. (2015); and 11th_street_city_symphony.mp4 at Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia (2013). Portlock has been included in numerous group exhibitions, including, notably, Ruffneck Constructivists, curated by Kara Walker, at The Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia (2014); Spring Break New York (2015); the 2014 Visiting Curator Exhibition at The Center for Emerging Visual Artists, Philadelphia, curated by Cecilia Alemani; Here at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (2011); No Soul For Sale at the Tate Modern (2011); International Guerrilla Video Festival Dublin (2009); and This is Not a Gateway, London (2009). He has also exhibited in Japan, Italy, Argentina and Austria.