Man Bartlett (b.1981) is a multidisciplinary artist who lives and works in New York. His diverse practice includes sound, drawing, collage, video, performance and digital projects that often use online platforms as outlets for playful yet subversive social critique.
Bartlett has exhibited or performed in a variety of venues including: The Barnes Foundation (Philadelphia), The V&A Museum (London), his tiny windowless bedroom, The Brooklyn Museum, a Best Buy store, Freies Museum (Berlin), Eyebeam (New York), Flux Factory (Long Island City), iMOCA (Indianapolis), Port Authority Bus Terminal, The Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Winkleman Gallery, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, among many others.
Bartlett has also participated in residencies at VCCA, The Institute for Electronic Arts (iea), Flux Factory, The Wassaic Project, IDEAS, and with Residency Unlimited as their first (and last) Social Media Artist-in-Residence.
He has spoken at various institutions including: ITP, MICA, Pratt, and to the Kindergarten class at the Amherst Elementary School in Amherst, Virginia.
Bartlett's work has been featured in numerous online and print publications including The New York Times, ARTnews, C Magazine (cover, #class), LA Weekly, Art in America online, Art Fag City, Hyperallergic, Huffington Post Arts, The L Magazine, ARTINFO, The Daily News, and The Stranger. Bartlett was listed in TIME's "140 Best Twitter Feeds of 2013."
Last updated: 2017.04.04