:-P About ♡ PAULA_NACIF ♡
just a girl living in Chicago & playin on the internet.

you can find me on twitter, instagram, vimeo, youtube and sometimes in Lisbon, and Rio de Janeiro too.

email me at heypaulanacif@gmail.com & let's talk abt life :).

ttyl,
:Paula

if ur still curious, here's my CV.

[download .PDF (extended)]

Education
Bachelors of Fine Arts
School of the Art Institute of Chicago > Fall 2012 - Present > Chicago IL, USA

Exhibitions/Shows/Screenings
2014
  • (123)-333-DEFF, 1080p LIVIN' p. I & II @ Templefest , Zhou B Art Center, Chicago IL
  • Live video performance @ No Media - Outer Space Studio, Chicago IL
  • mycomputerisclueless.mov @ VIDEO! VIDEO! EP#2 - Church of Templehead, Chicago IL + VHS zine
  • WORD OF THE YEAR 2014 @ Stuff on Stuff on Stuff - CAALTERNATE 2014, TriTriangle, Chicago IL
  • IMG CA$H€ @ Proj*ect Pro*ject - Sullivan Galleries, Chicago IL
2013
  • omg so bored rn omg lik kill me plz @ GIF Wrapping - http://gifwrapping.net/
  • CHICA BOOM (live audio/video) @ No Nation, Chicago IL
  • WATERMELONZ @ VIDEO! VIDEO! - Church of Templehead, Chicago IL + VHS zine
  • Noise Pollution @ ArtBash - Leroy Neiman Center, Chicago IL
  • The Dead Beats @ WWWired Speedshow - Leroy Neiman Center, Chicago IL + http://wwwired.net/0/

Work Experience
Teaching Assistant
  • New Media Crash Course > Fall 2014 @ SAIC FVNMA Department > w/ Nick Briz
  • WIRED II: Internet for Artists > Fall 2014 @ SAIC CP Department > w/ Nick Briz
  • Game On! Video Game Design > Summer 2014 @ Marwen Institute > w/ Nick Briz
  • WIRED II: Advanced Code & Creative Web > Fall 2013 @ SAIC CP Department > w/ Nick Briz
  • WIRED I: Laptop Literacy, Imaging & Web > Fall 2013 @ SAIC CP Department > w/ Kerry Richardson
Web Design
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago > 2013 > http://wwwired.net/0/
  • ArtSlant > Portfolio Services > 2013 > Chicago IL

Recognition
Barbara Zenner Scholarship for Outstanding New Artist in Film, Video, New Media and Animation
School of the Art Institute of Chicago > 2013 > Chicago IL, USA
Distinguished Merit Scholarship
School of the Art Institute of Chicago > 2012 > Chicago IL, USA


2014

how to support windows on a mac, part i


how to support windows on a mac, part ii
2014

[put on yr headphones n lemme whisper in yr ear]
sandin image processor, voice recordings
2014

i just wanted to watch clueless but the version i downloaded was messed up.
2014

sandin image processor, youtube vid, & vine 2013

edirol video mixer & carrie
2013
experiments in analog feedback, fun21 video mixer & sandin image processor ↓


corrupted_harddrive_1.gif / fun21


corrupted_harddrive_2.gif / fun21


corrupted_harddrive_3.gif / fun 21


skittlesvodka.png / fun21


fruitrollupsportrait.gif / sandin image processor


lolibarf.gif / sandin image processor


risefilter.gif / sandin image processor


xxxing.gif / sandin image processor

2013

collages made in kidpix 3D!!!!!!!!!! ↓


iwannagotothetropix.jpg


kissmeihavestrep.jpg


landscapecommunications.jpg


moonchild.png


marslanding2024.jpg

2013-2014


realtime sound responsive video installation / programmed in max/msp/jitter
installed in ArtBash, 2013