Bard Faculty

Brent Green

Visiting Artist in Residence

Primary Academic Program: Film and Electronic Arts


Brent Green is a self-taught artist and filmmaker whose films have screened, often with live musical accompaniment, at venues such as the Museum of Modern Art, J. Paul Getty Museum, Walker Art Center, Hammer Museum, Rotterdam International Film Festival, and Sundance Film Festival. His work, which also includes sculptural pieces and large-scale installations, is in the permanent collections of MoMA, Arizona State University, the Hammer Museum, and the Progressive Art Collection. He is the recipient of numerous grants and honors, including Park Avenue Armory Artist in Residence, Sundance Director’s and Writer’s Labs, San Francisco Film Society (SSFS) Hearst Screenwriting Grant, and Peggy Irving Foundation and Creative Capital grants, among others. His films include Gravity Was Everywhere Back Then, Carlin, Hadacol Christmas, and Paulina Hollers. Green is represented by the Andrew Edlin Gallery in New York City. At Bard since 2017.