About

Biography

Born in New York, New York

Lives and works in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Teaching

Assistant Professor, Art Department, New Mexico State University (NMSU), Las Cruces, NM, 2017-Present

Assistant Professor, Art Department, Daemen College, Buffalo, NY, 2013-2017

Education

MFA, University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), Baltimore, MD, 2007

BA, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 2003

Recent Awards

Seed Funding Award for Research, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, 2022

Faculty Travel Grant, New Mexico State University, 2022

Fulbright Fellowship to the University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia, 2019

Solo Exhibitions

Brita d’Agostino: Same Rituals, New Spells, Viewpoint Photographic Art Center, Sacramento, CA, 2022

Brita d’Agostino: Premium Glossies, Arts Visalia Visual Arts Center, Visalia, CA, 2021

Brita d’Agostino: Reconstructing Desires, Kipp Gallery, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA, 2020
(Exhibition Catalogue that I designed is distributed by Printed Matter, NYC )

Selected Juried and Invitational Exhibitions

Assembly Required, (Lygia Clark photograph), Pulitzer Arts Foundation, St. Louis, MO, 2022

Objects of Desire, Cedarburg Art Museum, Juried Exhibition, Cedarburg, WI, 2022

Smart Objects/Flattened Images, Well Well Gallery, Juried Exhibition,Portland, OR, 2022

İKÇÜ Art Gallery, Small Works,, Juried Exhibition, İKÇÜ Art Festival, Izmir, Turkey, 2021
       Sponsored by: The Faculty of Art and Design at Izmir Katip Celebi University, Turkey

The Magic Silver Show, Juried Exhibition, The Clara M. Eagle Gallery, Murray State University, 2021

Cimarron National Works On Paper Exhibition, Juried Exhibition, Gardiner Gallery of Art, Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma, 2021

Monochrome, PH21 Gallery, Budapest, Hungary, 2020

Looking Good, Juried Exhibition, MetroLab Gallery, Florida Atlantic University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 2020

Exposure: An Exhibition of Experimental Photography, AIR Gallery, Juried Exhibition, Altrincham, UK, 2019

Collage, Juried Exhibition, Site:Brooklyn Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2019

8th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Carroll Gallery, Marshall University, Huntington, WV, 2019
2nd Place Award for Best in Show

Bloom, Sykes Gallery, Juried Exhibition, Millersville University of Pennsylvania, Millersville, PA, 2019

Contemporary Landscape, Juried Exhibition, CICA Museum, Gimpo-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, 2018

Three, Attleboro Arts Museum, Juried Exhibition, Attleboro, MA, 2018

Art of Our Century 2018, Juried Exhibition, Woodbury Art Museum, Utah Valley University, Orem, UT, 2018

Here and Now, Las Cruces Museum of Art and NMSU University Art Gallery, Juried Exhibition, Las Cruces, NM, 2018

Amid/In WNY Epilogue, Invitational, Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center, Buffalo, NY, 2017

Aperture Summer Open, Juried Exhibition, Aperture Foundation, New York, NY, 2014

Selected Presentations

Brita d’Agostino: Reconstructing Desires, Socially Distanced Virtual Artist Lecture, Kipp Gallery, IUP, Indiana, PA, 2020

Fulbright Lecture, University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia, 2019

International Conference on Communication & Mass Media, Athens, Greece, 2018

International Conference of Word & Image Studies, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2017

CAA Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2016