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ADVANCING THE ARTS ACROSS MARYLAND

PAUL SHORTT

PAUL SHORTT

Artist Work

No Photos, Participants
2012
User submitted photos from public performance
Variable
Please No Photos, Union Square Park
2012
Ink Jet Photograph
18 x 24
Narcissism Workshop, Draw Yourself
2012
Documentation of workshop/performance
Variable
I Don't Want To Do This
2013
Elevator Pitches
2014

Artist Information

County
Baltimore City
Artistic Category

Visual Arts

Artist Bio

Paul Shortt received his MFA in New Media Art from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his BFA in Painting from the Kansas City Art Institute. He has been in numerous group shows in Chicago, Kansas City, and New York City. His works usually engage the public in physical interactions and conversation that examine everyday experiences and cultural norms often in humorous ways. His videos have been shown at the Museum of the Moving Image, The Phillips Collection and the Corcoran College of Art and Design. He has spoken about his work at the Ullens Center For Contemporary Art in Beijing, China and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art in Kansas City, Missouri. Shortt currently resides in Baltimore, MD.