Biography
Kimberly Forero-Arnias is a filmmaker originally from New Jersey who works in 16mm film and hand drawn animation.  Her work has screened across the United States at Festivals including Flex Fest, Ann Arbor, Chicago Underground, and Big Muddy as well as internationally at Images Festival and the Edinburgh International Film Festival.  A recipient of Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant in 2013, she currently lives and works in Boston, MA and is an MFA candidate at Emerson College. 


Selected Exhibitions/Screenings:

2017      Milwaukee Underground Film Festival, Milwaukee WI
             AgX Film Collective Screening: inhabit/habitar, Boston, MA

2016      Light Field, San Francisco CA
             AntiMatter International Media Art and Experimental Cinema: Victoria BC Canada
             AgX @MIRE, Nantes FR
             AgX Film Collective Screening @CCTV, Cambridge MA
             Onion City Film Festival: Chicago, IL
             Haverhill Experimental Film Festival, Haverhill, MA
             UNX 1.1, Unexposed Cinema, Durham, NC

2015    Yoni Fest: Boston, MA
            Xubdued Light, A selection of films from the AgX Film Collective: Montserrat College, Beverly MA
            Under 8 feet of Snow Film Tour  
                 Schalten und Walten: Cologne, Germany
                 Kunstraum t27: Berlin Germany
                 l’Etna: Paris, France

2014    51st Ann Arbor Film Festival 16mm Traveling Tour
            New England Graduate Media Symposium: Boston, MA

2013    Boston Cinema Census: Boston, MA
            Edinburgh International Film Festival: Edinburgh, Scotland
            AntiMatter International Media Art and Experimental Cinema: Victoria BC Canada
            Chicago Underground Film Festival: Chicago, IL
            Ann Arbor Film Festival: Ann Arbor, MI
            Broadcast on WSIU-TV through Big Muddy Film Festival
            Big Muddy Film Festival: Carbondale, IL
            Flex Festival: Gainesville, FL

2012    Literati Film Festival, Anthology Film Archive: New York City, NY
             FPS Local Artists Screening, Emerson College: Boston, MA
             Spectral Evidence: Balagan Film Seriers: Cambridge, MA

2011    Traces, Portraits, Memories and Remains: Images Festival, Toronto Canada

2010    Boston's Own: A Night of Local Cinema, Boston, MA
             Sensed, Unseen.  GASP, Brookline, MA

2009    Big Muddy Film Festival, Carbondale, IL
             Incertitude versus Apathy, Roxbury, MA
             New England Online Film Festival, Coolidge Corner Theater, Boston MA
             Senior Projects, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
             Student Film Annual, Remis Auditorium, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA        
             Shaping One Self, Solo Show, The Foundation @ The Distillery, Boston, MA
             Any Second Now, The William Morris Hunt Memorial Library, Boston, MA
             Student Annual Exhibition, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
             Luminiferous, Project Space, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA

2008    Student Film Annual, Remis Auditorium, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA    
             Flick off, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
             Foot Candles: Sound lights up air,  Coolidge Corner Theater, Brookline, MA
2007    Films for Social Change Screening, Tufts Screening Room, Somerville, MA
             Squealing Peg, MassArt Screening room, Boston, MA
             Squealing Peg, Samson Project Space, Boston, MA
2006    The Animation Show, pre-show screening,  Somerville Theater, Boston, MA
             Student Film Annual, Remis Auditorium, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA


Awards /Grants
20117   Juror Prize, Milwaukee Underground Film Festival, Milwaukee, WI
2016    Juror Prize, Haverhill Experimental Film Festival, Haverhill MA
2013    Massachusetts Cultural Council Fellow
2009   Best Experimental Film, Big Muddy Film Festival, Carbondale, IL
            Jury Prize, New England Women Above the Line, New England Online Film Festival, Boston MA
2008   Dean's Discretionary Fund, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
            Boit Award, Jurors: Kathleen Bittetti/William Kerr, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
2007   Dean's Discretionary Fund, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Curatorial Work
2016    Co-Director, Assembling Bodies: Exchanges in Collaboration, New England Graduate Media Symposium w/Laurie                         Anderson, Emerson College, Boston MA
2013    Juror, SMFA Film Annual: Boston, MA
2009   Curator and Organizer, Luminiferous - New Work from Film/Animation Dept., SMFA, Boston, MA

Write-ups
KQED Arts: Film’s Experimental Future and Unruly Past Converge in New Festival
Easy Bay Express: Light Field, a New Experimental Film Festival, Promises Conical Visions in a Cave
LUX: Artists' Moving Image - Festival 2011 Round-up