53 Pearl St. Studio 3R   Brooklyn   New York 11201

john.ensor.parker at gmail.com 


Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering 1993, The Florida State University

Guest Lecture, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, 2015

Visiting Artist, The Florida State University, 2014

Visiting Artist, Montclair State University, Fall 2013

Guest Lecture, University of Texas, Dallas, Texas 2013

Guest Lecture, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, Live Video Perfomance Art, 2013

Guest Lecture, New York University | Columbia University ADI, 2013

Talk, TEDx NYU Poly, 2012

Guest Lecture, Montclair State University, New Jersey, 2012

Talk, Digital Summit 2.0, Dumbo Arts Festival, Brooklyn, New York, 2012

Instructor, “Science & Art Workshop”, Eugene Lang College | The New School, NYC

Visiting Artist, Eugene Lang College | The New School, NYC, Fall 2011

New York Festival of Light, Associate Producer

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016

Rewoven,QCC Art Gallery/CUNY, NYC

Gratitude, two person show with Sarah Walko, Dumbo Storefront Gallery, NYC

Sojourner, Independent Filmmakers Project Media Center, NYC

Point Cloud, public art lighting installation, The Yards, Washington DC

2015

Form and Substance, Projection / Light exhibition, Miami FL (upcoming)

You, Me – And Everything Between, Aurora Festival of Light, Dallas TX

Depth of Field, Public Art Projections, Manhattan Bridge, Brooklyn, NY

Coalescence, National Museum of American Jewish History, Philadelphia, PA

2014     

Initiations, New York Festival of Light, Brooklyn, NY

The Diamond Sky, Soloman R. Guggenheim Museum, NYC

FUNKSHION @ Casa Casaurina, Miami Beach, FL

The VUE of the Arts, City-Arts Factory, Orlando, FL

Sommerwende, Gallery Twenty-Four, Berlin, Germany (solo)

Summer Annual Exhibition, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL

Gotta Represent My Nation – Even If It Don’t Represent Me, Gallery Twenty-Four, Paris, France (solo)

International Directions, LeMoyne Art Foundation, Tallahassee, FL

2013     

Blueprints and Perspectives, Public Art Video Mapping Projection, Aurora | Light of Convergence, Dallas, TX

Event Mechanics, Galeria Carles Tache, Barcelona, Spain (solo)

Form & Substance, Gowanus Ballroom, Brooklyn, NY

2012     

Codex Dynamic, Public Art Video Mapping Projection on the Manhattan Bridge, New York City

fLUX, Cheryl Hazan Gallery, New York, NY

The Von Show, Von, New York, NY

hopes and dreams with no between, The Dumbo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2011     

Artifix Mori, Skybridge Art & Sound Space, Eugene Lang College, New York, NY

As Above – So Below, Public Art Video Mapping Projection on the Manhattan Bridge, New York, NY

It’s Hot In A Disco, Brooklyn, curated by Adler A.F.

B-B-B-BAD, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY

Let Us Eat Cake, The New Museum, New York, NY

Writings on the Wall, Cheryl Hazan Gallery, New York, NY          

2010        

10th Annual Group Show, Cheryl Hazan Gallery, New York, NY

Sweet Crude, video installation, DUMBO Arts Festival, Brooklyn ,NY

Flow Rate, The Endless Bridge, Public Art Video Projection, Brooklyn, NY

Flow Rate, The Endless Bridge, Public Art Video Projection, Berlin, Germany

2009     

Substance & Form, Cheryl Hazan Gallery, New York, NY

2008     

Fundamental Principles, Cheryl Hazan Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

Free-Body Diagrams, National High Field Magnetic Laboratory, Tallahassee, FL (solo)

Equilibrium of Peace, SEED Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (solo)

2007     

Subtle Matter, Pluto Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Breath of Light, Seed Gallery Brooklyn, NY

2006     

The Nature of Energy, Johnson-Peterson, Tallahassee, FL (solo)

The VUE of the Arts, City-Arts Factory, Orlando, FL

Sommerwende Micro, Gallery Twenty-Four, Berlin, Germany (solo)

Summer Annual Exhibition, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL

Gotta Represent My Nation – Even If It Don’t Represent Me, Gallery Twenty-Four, Paris, France (solo)

International Directions, LeMoyne Art Foundation, Tallahassee, FL

2005     

University Group Show, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

It Happened One Summer, Dotfiftyone Art Space, Miami, FL

Sommerwende International Arts Festival, Gallery Twenty-Four, Berlin, Germany

PUBLIC ART

Light Year, monthly occurring public video exhibitions on the Manhattan Bridge, New York City

Initiations, New York Festival of Light, site specific projection mapping, Manhattan Bridge, New York City

An Inquiring Age, site specific projection mapping, Manhattan Bridge, New York City

As Above – So Below, site specific projection mapping, Manhattan Bridge, New York City

To the People of Orlando, outdoor site specific installation, Orlando, Florida

ADDITIONAL

Co-curator, Crest & Trough curated with Sarah Walko on the Manhattan Bridge, NYC 2015

Curator, Light Year, monthly single-channel video exhibitions on the Manhattan Bridge, NYC 2015

Associate Art Director, Saks Fifth Avenue, An Enchanted Experience, NYC 2014

Associate Producer, New York Festival of Light, New York City 2014

Production Designer / Manager, Evolition2 for Dom Perignon & Martha Stewart2014

Co-curator, Codex Dynamic video exhibition, Brooklyn, New Yorkwww.codexdynamic.com

Art, Science and the Bastardization of Nature, Hyperallergic, 2012

Artifix Mori: Interactive Light & Sound, Core77, 2012

Third Floor Skybridge Installation Merges Art and Science, The New School Free Press, 2012

Event Mechanics: A Truth Process, Toad Literary Journal, 2011

Can Art Really Give Reality to Oil Spill Size, On Earth Magazine, October 2010

“John Milton Ensor Parker – A Conversation”, Joy Quarterly, Spring 2009

Cover Design, Kierkegaard’s Instant on Beginnings, David J. Kangas, Indiana University Press, 2007

NASA/USRA Research Grant Recitient, 1993, Presented Lunar Lander Umbilical Design Research at Johnson Space Center