residencies & awards


2017    Inga Otto Maren Berlin Prize, American Academy in Berlin, Germany.

Artists Grant Music/Sound, Foundation for Contemporary Arts, NY.

2016    Open Sessions 7,  The Drawing Center, NY.
New Works Residency, Harvestworks, NY.

2013    Homesession, Barcelona, Spain.
Residency Program, NARS Foundation, NY.

2012    I-Park, East Haddam, CT.

2011    Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY.
Fellowship in Digital and Electronic Arts, New York Foundation for the Arts (Finalist)

2009     MacDowell Colony, New Hampshire.
Finishing Funds Grant from the Experimental Television Center.

2006    Artists’ Work Programme, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin.

2005    Fellowship in Computer Arts, New York Foundation for the Arts.

2004    Artist in the Marketplace Program, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY.

2003    Viewing Program, The Drawing Center, NY.
Atlantic Center for the Arts, Fl.

1991    Carolyn David Horowitz Memorial Fund.

1988    Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT.


selected exhibitions


2019 Toward the Unsoundsolo show at the Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

2017  2nd Annual Sound Installation Festival, Installation/Performance, The Cannery, Maine.

Where Do We Stand? Two Years of Drawing with Open Sessions, The Drawing Center, NY.

The Lacemaker’s y(e)arn, BRIC Arts, NY.

Sound II, Cindy Rucker Gallery, NY.

Lustre and Rust, Summer McKnight Crosby Jr. Gallery, New Haven, CT.

2016    OS 7 Hibernating Plan, The Drawing Center, NY.

the TEAM Lab: Artworks and Experiences, Governors Island, NY.

2015    Curious Sound Objects, Boston Cyberarts Gallery, Boston, MA.
artvideoKOELN – audiovisual experiences 01, TENRI – German-Japanese Cultural Centre, Cologne.

2014    the air we swim in, Exhibition + Performance, BRIC Arts, NY.
Acoustic Formulae, Reverse Gallery, NY.

2013    Talking Transition, an open conversation about the future of New York City, Duarte Square, NY.
The Garden, NARS Foundation, NY.
VISUAL AID, Individual notation systems of sound & music, District, Berlin.
Memory Palace, Tricot re(p)l(a)y, Installation/Performance with Merche Blasco, Knockdown Center, NY.
ArtJam IV, Tricot re(p)l(a)y, Installation/Performance with Merche Blasco, Platform, NY.

2012    Digital and Electronic Arts fellows and finalists, The New York Foundation for the Arts Gallery, NY.

2011    Telefone Sem Fio: Word Things of Augusto de Campo Revisited, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, NY.
El Museo’s Bienal: The (S) Files, El Museo del Barrio, NY.

2010    Unleashed Devices, Watermans Art Centre, London.
Athens Video Art Festival, Athens, Greece.
You’re Doing It Wrong: Creative Musical Misuse, video screening at 92Y Tribeca, NY.

2009    ‘…a very loud silence’, curated by Avantika Bawa, Le Flash, Atlanta.

2008    Group Exhibition, Magnan-Emrich, NY.

2007    Video Art & New Media Lounge, Around the Coyote, Chicago.
this is here, MagnanEmrich, NY. (solo show)
DL 2007, Directors Lounge, Berlin.
Points of Departure, Fox Art Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

2006    spaced, installation at the Process Room of the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin.
Hot Latin Artists, Magnan-Emrich, NY.
Evolving Identities, Rockland Center for the Arts, NY.

2005    AIM 25, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY.

2004    Soireé Prospectif Cinéma, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.
grown, HuisRechts, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. (solo show)

2003    INsideOut, Atlantic Center for the Arts, FL.



1991    BFA Summa Cum Laude, Hunter College, NY.

1985    Drawing, Escola de Artes Visuais do Parque Lage, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


bibliography & publications

2011    Fombella, T., Jóvenes e Inquietos, El Museo’s Bienal: The (S) Files 2011, NY.
2005    Yee, L.; Rosenblum Martín, A. AIM 25, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY.
2004    Corcuera, A. Thessia Machado, grown, Vlucht Magazine, May 2004, The Netherlands.
2003    possible things & assorted markings, a compilation of sketchbook drawings.