Brandon Bauer
Since 2008
brandon.bauer@snc.edu
Works in De Pere, Wisconsin United States of America

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BIO
Brandon Bauer is an artist based in Wisconsin. His work explores themes of capitalism, democracy, war, consumerism, and critical histories embedded in cultural ephemera. His work employs video, collage, drawing, installation, mapping strategies, explorations of critical histories, and collaborative produced projects. Brandon’s work has been exhibited and screened nationally and internationally. His work has been produced in DVD editions, used as illustration for various editorial publications and books, and has been published in poster editions.

Brandon co-edited the book Peace Signs: the Anti-War Movement Illustrated, published in two editions and released in 2004. Gustavo Gili of Barcelona Spain published the Spanish language edition, and Edition Olms in Zurich Switzerland published an English, French, and German language edition. In 2003 A DVD of Brandon’s early experimental video titled Signaldrift: a day under the city was released by the Paris based video label Lowave. In 2009 the experimental-noise label FTAM released a DVD of Brandon’s collaborations with musician Peter J. Woods titled Hungry Ghosts.

Brandon received his BFA in painting from the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design in 1996, and his MA from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2008. Brandon was a 2009-2010 Distinguished Graduate School Fellowship (DGSF) recipient for the completion of his Master of Fine Arts in Intermedia from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Brandon is currently an Assistant Professor of Art at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin.