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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018
- Subwaves, George Washington Carver Museum. Austin, TX. Curated by Carre Adams.
2016
- Patience On a Monument, Curated by Myron M. Beasley. Warfield Gallery, Austin, TX.
2015
- Situations, Specifics, Attenuation, Wave Hill Sunroom Project Space, Bronx, NY. Curated by Gabriel de Guzman.
- Ruptured Silence, 701 Center for Contemporary Art, Columbia, SC.
2013
- Curious Industry, Gallery of Contemporary Art, STLCC Forest Park, St. Louis, MO.
- Loss Prevention, Look Out Gallery, East Lansing, MI.
2007
- Delayed Live, es ORO Gallery, Jersey City, NJ.

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS
2018
- The Golden Hour, Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, GA, Curated by Oshun D. Layne.
2017
- Astral America, SVA Flatiron Project Space, New York, NY, curated by Karen Moscovich.
- Call and Response, Wave Hill, Bronx, NY. Curated by Gabriel de Guzman.
2016
- Bronx: Africa, Longwood Gallery, Bronx, NY.
2015
- AfroFUTUREqueer, Jack, Brooklyn, NY (performance)
- Artist in Residence Workspace Exhibition, Center for Book Arts, New York, NY.
2014
- EAF Fellowship Public Art Exhibition - Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY.
- Presence, Immersion and Location - The Fourteenth Biennial Arts and Technology, Hygienic Art Gallery, New London, CT.
- Our Journey Forward, Koger Center for the Arts, Columbia, SC. (performance)
2013
Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial, The Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY.
Curate NYC" Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY.
"Station2Station"The Knock Down Center, Maspeth, NY.
"Meditations on Emancipation" Bertha V.B. Lederer Gallery, Geneseo, NY.
2012
"Global Positioning System (So You Say You Want A Revolution)" Westside Gallery, New York, NY.
"Transformers: Coiled Potentials" Atelierhof Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany.
"The Good American" Underline Gallery, New York, NY.
"New Media and Abstract Works" Fish With Braids Gallery, Jersey City, NJ.
2011
"Geo Loco" Outpost Resources, Ridgewood, NY.
"The Waiting" Monkey Town, Brooklyn, NY. (Performance)
"The Waiting" The Tank, New York, NY. (Performance)
2010
"Data Dada" Grace Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, NY.
"The Waiting" Monkey Town, Brooklyn, NY. (Performance)
2008
"Now You See It, Now You Don't" Superfront Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
"Art Focus for Obama, G.R. N’Namdi Gallery, New York, NY.
2004
"Art of the African Diaspora in the Age of Globalization" Schmucker Art Gallery - Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA.
"Black Circus" Gallery M, Harlem, NY.


PUBLIC PROJECTS
2020
Memorial for the Enslaved Laborers, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. (Design Team Member)

2019          
Eastern Parkway Carnegie Branch Library – Finalist. Brooklyn, NY.
42 Broad Street Public Sculpture Commission – Finalist. Mount Vernon, NY.
Subverse Un/Seen, Carver Museum, Austin, TX.       
2015
Passing Point, 701 Center for Contemporary Art, Columbia, SC.
2014
Corner, Socrates Sculpture Park Emerging Artist Fellowship. Queens, NY.
2013
Looping Back, FLOW Public Commission for Randall’s Island Park, New York, NY.

AWARDS, GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS

  • CEC Artslink Project Award, Cairo, Egypt. (2015)

  • GO! Emerging Artist Commission, STREB, Brooklyn, New York (2014)

  • FLOW Public Commission for Randall’s Island Park, New York, NY (2013)

  • Albany/ Schenectady League of Arts, Albany, NY. (2004)

  • James Irvine Foundation, Stanford, CA (2002-03)

  • Peter J. Eloranta Foundation Fellowship, Cambridge, MA (1999)

  • Louis Sudler Prize in the Arts. MIT, Cambridge, MA (1999)

  • Cordover Scholar in the Arts. MIT, Cambridge, MA (1997-98)

  • Albert A. List Foundation Fellowship, New York, NY (1997)


RESIDENCIES

  • MassMoCA Summer Residency, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art. North Adams, MA. (2019)

  • Artist in Residence Institute for Electronic Arts, Alfred University, Alfred, NY (2016)

  • Warfield Center for African and African American Studies Visiting Scholar, University of Texas at Austin,  Austin, TX (2015-16)

  • Elizabeth M. Marion Visiting Artist Residency, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC (2014)

  • The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY (2014)

  • Luminary Center for the Arts, St. Louis, MO (2013)

  • Bronx Museum Artist in the Marketplace Program, Bronx, NY (2013)

  • School of the Visual Arts Summer Residency in Sculpture, New York (2010)

  • Seeing Exhibition Artist in Residence, The Exploratorium, San Francisco, CA (2002-03)

  • Sculpture and Installation Apprenticeship with Valerie Maynard, Baltimore, MD (1999)

  • Printmaking Apprenticeship with Robert Blackburn, The Printmaking Workshop, New York, NY (1997)


LECTURES/ PANELS/ PRESENTATIONS

  • Panelist, Yale University, New Haven, CT (2016)

  • Panelist, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY (2016)

  • Guest Lecture, St. Louis Community College, St. Louis, MO (2013)

  • Emerging Visions Visiting Artist, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI (2013)

  • Visiting Artist in Dance Technology, Duke University, Durham, NC (2013)

  • Guest Panelist Council of the Arts, MIT, Cambridge, MA (2013)

  • Visiting Artist Lecture, Amherst College, Amherst, MA (2010)


COLLABORATIONS

  • Migratuese Ataraxia, Hampton Preston Mansion, Columbia, SC. collaboration with Wideman-Davis Dance (2019)

  • fastDANCEpast, Detroit Institute of the Arts, Detroit, MI.  Collaboration with Slippage (2016)

  • John Hope Franklin Mirror, Nasher Museum, Duke University, Durham, NC.  Collaboration with Slippage (2015)

  • Cane, With Slippage and Wideman-Davis Dance,Duke University, Durham, NC (2013)

  • Cane, With Slippage and Wideman-Davis Dance,University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC (2013)

  • Based on Images, With Slippage and Wideman-Davis Dance, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC (2012)


BIBLIOGRAPHY

Meejin Yoon, J.; Chernyakova, Irina, “Architecture and Action.” MIT Press. 2019.

Townsend, Phillip, “Exhibition Review – Patience on a Monument” African Arts, Volume 50, No. 2 Summer 2017.

Ladymon, Amanda, “Eto Otitigbe Melds Technology into Visual and Performance-Based Art: An Interview with USC's Resident Artist,” Free Times, November 8, 2014.
http://www.free-times.com/blogs/eto-otitigbe-melds-technology-and-art

Shannon, Jonathan, “Amazing Outdoor Art,” Time Out New York, Issue 904 April 25 – May 1, 2013.

Eto Otitigbe, Interview on Current State Radio Show #6, WKAR Radio, East Lansing, MI, January 21, 2013.

Leeper-Sullivan, Adria, “An Open System in Constant Flux,” Paradigm Magazine, October 12, 2012. 

Kater K, “Reading Between the Lines,” www.shellvpower.org, October 5, 2012. 

Paul, Mary, “’Delayed' reaction Artist brings travels abroad to his gallery in JC,” The Hudson Reporter, March 26, 2008.

Ford, Dave, “An Artist with the Gift of Vision,” SF Gate.com, April 4, 2003.

Interview, “Lasting Impressions, Robert Blackburn and the Printmaking Workshop,” Public Broadcasting Service, New York, NY, 1997.

EDUCATION
2012   MFA in Creative Practice, Transart Institute, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK.
2003   M.S. Engineering Product Design, Stanford University, Stanford, CA.
1999   B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA.