Vincent Grenier

 
 
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AWARDS and HONORS:

Stellar Award (Grand Prize) for Experimental Work. 33th Black Maria Film Festival & Tour, Spring 2014, Watercolor.

First Prize in the Experimental Category. Athens International Film and Video Festival,The Athena Cinema, Pgrm: Athens Ohio, April 2014 for Watercolor.

Jury’s Choice, (First Prizes) Black Maria Film Festival & Tour, Spring 2012
Tableaux Vivants.

Director’s Choice, 30th Black Maria Film Festival & Tour, Spring 2010 for Burning Bush.

Best Avant-Garde Films & Videos of the Decade, with Tabula Rasa in "Century Limited" program, Confidential Program, Walter Read Theater, NYC, 9:30 PM July 27, 2010.

Jury’s Choice, (First Prizes) 28th Black Maria Film Festival & Tour, Spring 2009, Les Chaises.

Program of highlights from the Tie Experimental Film Festival. over the years. TIE is based in Denver CO. 2008 Ross Edition Official Program January 14-15, Lincoln, Nebraska UNL/Ross Media Art Center. Includes Surface Tension #2.

Featured Retrospective, "Rescuing Artifacts with Vincent Grenier" at Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, Ithaca College, NY, March 26, 2007.

Director’s Choice, 26th Black Maria Film Festival & Tour, Spring 2007. for This & This.

Featured festival retrospective at Media City Film & Video Festival, Feb 2006
Featured festival retrospective at Images Film Festival, “Canadian Images Spotlight on Vincent Grenier “, Screening and talk moderated by Chris Kennedy and Chris Gehman, Ontario Cinematheque, Toronto, Ontario, April 2006

Director’s Choice, 25th Black Maria Film & Video Festival, 2006, for North Southernly

Yearly selections of works by Grenier at key Avant Garde international film & video festivals. (See Festival Selections)
Views from the Avant Garde, New York Film Festival, since 2004 up to2013
Rotterdam Film Festival, The Netherland, Screened at five out of seven years, 2001-2008.
The Onion Film Festival, Chicago, since 2001 up to 2013.
Media City Film & Video Festival, Windsor, ON. Since 2005 up to 2010 and including 2012 and 2014.

Jury’s Citation, (second prizes) Black Maria Film & Video Festival. 05’ Tabula Rasa

Second Prize, Media City 11, Festival of experimental and video art. 05’ Tabula Rasa

Gold for Best Experimental Film, New York Film Expo. Anthology Film Archives, NYC 2003 for Here.

Seven Films & Videos purchased by Donell Media Center, NYC , Fall 2002

Director's Choice, for Miracle Grow 1999 Black Maria Film & Video Festival.

Alpert Award in the Arts, 1998. Nominated as Film/Video finalist

Jury’s Citation, (second prizes) Black Maria Film & Video Festival. 1996 FEET

Director's Choice for Surface Tension # 2,1995 Black Maria Film & Video Festival.

The 39th Annual Flaherty Film Seminar, Aurora, NY. Summer 1993, Invited Filmmaker

Whitney Museum of American Art, 1970-2000 American Century Film Program, an overview. Seven films & videos screened including Tremors, Closer Outside, You, Miracle Grow, Interieur Interiors, Feet and Time’s Wake

Michael Moore Award, Best Documentary Film, Out in the Garden, 30th Ann Arbor Film Festival, 1992

Best Experimental Documentary Film, Out in the Garden, 16th Atlanta Film & Video Festival 1992

Director's Choice, for YOU, 1990 Black Maria Film and Video Festival

Jury’s Citation, (second prizes), for Time’s Wake, 1988 / 89, Black Maria Film and Video Festival

Second Prize, for Interieur Interiors, San Francisco Art Institute Film Festival, 1979

Interieur Interiors was purchased by: Collections of the Universities of Wisconsin at Milwaukee – University of Colorado at Boulder – Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto – National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa - University of Toronto, On. Canada - Donell Media Center, NY Public Library.

Second Prize, 16th Ann Arbor Film Festival, Ann Arbor Michigan, March 1978 for World in Focus.

Second Prize at Bellevue Film Festival, for Window Wind Chimes Part one. Bellevue, OR. 1973

 

GRANTS:

Canada Council Arts Grants in Cinema, 1974 for Window Wind Chimes.

Canada Council Arts Grants in Cinema, 1975-76  for World in Focus, While Revolved, X and Interieur Interiors.

Canada Council Arts Grants in Cinema, 1979  for Closer Outside, and Mend.

CAPS, Cinema grants funded by the New York State Council on the Arts, 1979. 

Canada Council Arts Grants in Cinema, 1981-82 D’Apres Meg.

Canada Council Arts Grants in Cinema, 1982-84 Kinemacolor project.

Canada Council Arts Grants in Cinema, 1984-85 Tremors & Time’s Wake.

Canada Council Arts Grants in Cinema, 1987-88 I.D.

Canada Council Arts Grants in Cinema, 1989-90 You & Out in the Garden.

Electronic Arts Grant, Experimental Television Center, Finishing Funds 1992.  Display
funded by the New York State Council on the Arts.

Canada Council Arts Grants in Cinema, 1992-93 for “Property Value”         

Electronic Arts Grant, Experimental Television Center, Finishing Funds 1994 for Feet
funded by the New York State Council on the Arts.

NYFA, Cinema grants funded by the New York State Council on the Arts, 1995. Surface Tension.

James B. Pendleton Fund, Video Production Award, Ithaca College 1998 Miracle Grow.

Harpur College Dean’s Research Fellowship, 2004, Tabula Rasa & North Southernly.

NYSCA, production grant received through ETC, for 2007-08 Les Chaises.

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial  Foundation Fellowship in Video. 2010-2011

Harpur College Grants in Support of Creative Works, 2012-13, Watercolor