Philip Solomon

Moving Image, 2000

Phil Solomon teaches film aesthetics and film production at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Since arriving in Boulder, Mr. Solomon has produced, among other films, several collaborations with the late Stan Brakhage, including Elementary Phrases, Concrescence, and Seasons…. Mr. Solomon’s work resides in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, Massachusetts College of Art, The Chicago Art Institute, the Oberhaussen Film Collection, and several university collections. He has been honored at many festivals, including Three First Prize awards at Black Maria, The Oberhaussen International Short Film Festival, and Ann Arbor for his experimental films. Mr. Solomon received a Guggenheim Fellowship and an Artist’s Fellowship from the Colorado Council on the Arts. He has exhibited his films in every major venue for experimental film in Europe and the U.S. for several years, including the San Francisco International Film Festival, the Whitney Biennial, the Viennale, the Pacific Film Archive, the San Francisco Cinematheque, the Art Gallery of Ontario, the Stadkino Cinema, Anthology Film Archives, Millennium, and three Cineprobes (one man shows) at the Museum of Modern Art.

Awards and Accomplishments

2000: Solomon receives Juror’s Choice Award at the Black Maria Film and Video Festival