Edin Velez

Moving Image, 2005

Edin Vélez has screened his experimental films extensively at galleries and festivals in New York and throughout Europe, including the 10th Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement, in Geneva, Switzerland, The Argos Festival, Brussels, Belgium, The Vancouver International Film Festival, The Museum of Modern Art in New York, and Videoteca del Sur, Havana, Cuba. His grants and awards include a Rockefeller Fellowship in Media, an ITVS grant, a Guggenheim Fellowship and several grants from the New York State Council on the Arts. He is a full-time faculty member at the Rutgers University School of Visual and Performing Arts in New Jersey. He studied at the University of Puerto Rico.

Awards and Accomplishments

2008: Vélez receives Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Swing Space residency

2006: Vélez receives Latino Public Broadcast Grant