Copyright © 2019 Antonio Forte

curriculum vitæ

Domain Guest (Visiting Artist)

BEAM Camp

Strafford, NH

Summer 2017

Composition and Piano Instructor

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School

East Providence, RI

2015—present

 

Co-Founder and Music Director

The Vernal Arts & Music Festival

Smithfield, RI

2013—2016

Music Specialist

Quest Montessori School

Narragansett, RI

2014—present

 

Artist-in-Residence/Teaching Artist

The Artists' Exchange

Cranston, RI

2012—2015

Education

2012 B.A. cum laude Music, concentrations Trumpet Performance and Jazz Studies

            Studio Art minor, concentration Sculpture

            American University

            Washington, DC

2010-2011 Academic Year Abroad

                        Studio Arts College International (SACI)

                        Florence, Italy

      

Original Scores

Polaroid Stories

Original score, sound effects, and sound design

Naomi Iizuka, playwright

Kate Kataja, director

Spring, 2019

What Went Down

Original sound effects and sound design

Ben Jolivet, playwright

Kate Kataja, director

November, 2017

Wet Your Plants

Serial Podcast by Cara Blaine, Lucia Carroll,

and Emma Welch

Released September, 2017

Amaranthine

Rebecca Miller, playwright

Kate Kataja, director

April, 2017 

Female Forces 

Holly Gaboriault, Creative Producer & Director

Film by RI Art Archive Project

unreleased (TBA)

 

 

Exhibitions

2019

             Symmetry & Tradition

             Orchestra Premiere

             with Aurora Collaborative

             West Warwick, RI

             Wakefield, RI

             North Kingstown, RI

             

             Ebb & Flow: Reflections of Passing Time

             Coastal Contemporary Gallery

             Newport, RI

2018

             Art Practices: Painting and Printmaking

             The Wurks

             Providence, RI

             DUSKLIT Festival

             Seligmann Center

             Sugar Loaf, NY

            

2017

             Dia De Los Muertos

             The Wurks

             Providence, RI

             Art Speaks Group Show

             The Wurks

             Providence, RI

2016  

             

             Dia De Los Muertos

             Annual group show

             The Wurks

             Providence, RI

             Bach's Box

             RISD Design the Night Performance

             The RISD Museum

             Providence, RI

          

             Bach's Box

             Providence Fringe Festival

             The Avenue Concept

             Providence, RI

             Resistance is Futile

             Group pop-up exhibition

             The Geek Adjacent Gallery/The Board Room

             Providence, RI

             The Vernal Arts and Music Festival

             Mowry Commons

             Smithfield, RI

             MBTI Matchup

             Group show/collaboration with Joan Wyand

             The Drawing Room

             Providence, RI

             Nidus

             Jala Studio Gallery

             Providence, RI

 

         

2015

             Dia De Los Muertos

             The Wurks

             Providence, RI

 

             In the Gallery: Members Show

             The Wurks

             Providence, RI

 

             Talking Bodies

             Group pop-up exhibition

             The Salon

             Providence, RI

 

             Is/Isn't

             Providence Fringe Festival

             Wilbury Theatre

             Providence, RI

 

             En.Sem.Ble

             Collaborative performance with

             Frequency Writers Group

             AS220 Black Box Theatre

             Providence, RI

 

             The Vernal Arts and Music Festival

             Mowry Commons

             Smithfield, RI

 

             Lest We Forget

             Music and multi-media curator

             St. Ann's Arts and Cultural Center

             Woonsocket, RI

 

             Growth and New Beginnings

             Permanent site-specific sound sculpture

             Mowry Commons

             Smithfield, RI

 

             DERP

             Group ceramics exhibition

             The Artists' Exchange Gallery

             Cranston, RI

 

2014

             Driftwood

             Installation collaboration with artist

             Paul M. Cote

             Providence Art Club

             Providence, RI

 

             The Vernal Arts and Music Festival

             Chase Farm

             Lincoln, RI

 

             ARTside at Hearthside

             Hearthside House, Chase Farm

             Lincoln, RI

 

             Nautical Jazz Café: New Paintings

             Baked & Wired

             Georgetown, Washington, DC

 

             Circles & Squares

             The Artists' Exchange Gallery

             Cranston, RI

 

2013

               In Search of Ephemera: New and

             Recent Works

             Studio 101

             Providence, RI

 

             The Artists' Exchange Faculty Exhibition

             RIPIN Offices Gallery

             Cranston, RI

 

             Accumulations: Observations and Self-                         Discoveries Regarding the Nature of

             Creative Processes

             Lecture-Recital

             The Abramson Recital Hall 

             Katzen Arts Center

             American University

             Washington, DC

2012

             Il Filo degli Altri (The Filo of the Others)

             Invitational Exhibition, permanent collection

             The Maidoff Gallery, Jules Maidoff Palazzo                   for the Visual Arts

             Florence, Italy

 

 

             The AU Little Big Band with Strings                             Presents: What A Novel Idea!

             The Abramson Recital Hall 

             Katzen Arts Center

             American University

             Washington, DC

 

 

             Music for Moths: A Senior                                             Recital/Installation

             The Abramson Recital Hall 

             Katzen Arts Center

             American University

             Washington, DC

 

 

             In The Studio: A Capstone Exhibition

             American University Museum

             Katzen Arts Center

             American University

             Washington, DC

 

2011

             Conversations: An Art and Music Collective

             Wedeman Art Gallery 

             Yamawaki Center for the Arts

             Lasell College

             Newton, Massachusetts

 

 

             Spring Student Exhibitions

             The SACI Gallery, Palazzo di Cartelloni;

             The Maidoff Gallery, Jules Maidoff Palazzo                   for the Visual Arts;

             La Corte Arte Contemporanea

             Florence, Italy

 

2010

             Fall Student Exhibitions

             The SACI Gallery, Palazzo dei Cartelloni;

             The Maidoff Gallery, Jules Maidoff Palazzo                   for the Visual Arts

             Florence, Italy

 

Commissions/Awards

2014

             Giant Jenga Set 

             Access 2 Adventure Camp

             Camp Canonicus

             East Greenwich, RI

 

 

             Schoolyard Globe Mural

             Cranston Public School Department 

             Gladstone Elementary School 

             Cranston, RI

 

 

             Poetry Off the Page Tuition Scholarship

             Providence Frequency Writers 

             Providence, RI

Discography

Graffito (2007)

rumore: a manifesto of sound (2008) 

dancemandog (2010)

chase a piano down the street naked on rollerskates (2010)

firenze (2011)

marginalia (2012)

l'album asémique (2013)

str8 to tαpe (2013)

geometries metaphysicae (2014)

for the birds (2014)

tied to the sea (2014)

stereolectric bedroom field recordings (2015)

an epitaph for dead birds (2015)

night imaginaries (2015)

birddancesleep (2015)

bedroom floor lingo (2015)

bedroom floor lingo II (2015)

imaginary consciousness (2016)

a/b ep (live @ 186) (2016)

a second epitaph for dead birds (2016)

gathering in a landscape (2016)

symbols of rebirth (2016)

a third epitaph for dead birds (2016)

suchness (2016)

mics (with nannerchips) (2016)

algorhythmic_processes_ep (2017)

dark/abstract/sky/light (2017)

leak sound (2017)

news from michigan (2017)

casiotronicism ep (2018)

études threnodiques (2018)

six short stories (2018)

week (2018)

thumbs like raindrops (2018)

we must learn (2018)

n3w (2019)

passion and forethought (2019)

yoga sounds (2019)

escp ep (2019)

no reason (2019)