Keith Wilson

BAVC National Mediamaker Fellowship
Keith Wilson is a filmmaker and artist based in San Francisco. His films have been exhibited at Sundance, the Berlinale, South by Southwest and the United States National Gallery of Art. He is a 2018 BAVC National Mediamaker Fellow for his in-progress film DEEP INSIDE THE SHAMAN'S DEN about the life, work and legacy of performance artist Frank Moore. His recent short film THE TREE premiered at the 2017 DOC NYC Film Festival and was recently exhibited as a storefront installation at Artist Television Access in San Francisco. He is the producer, director of photographer and editor of WATER MAKES US WET, a documentary feature directed by Annie Sprinkle and Beth Stephens that screened at documenta14 in Kassel, Germany. He was Director of Photography and Producer for INTERIOR. LEATHER BAR.directed by James Franco and Travis Mathews, which premiered at Sundance and was released theatrically by Strand Releasing. He is a member-owner New Day Films, a 40 year-old documentary distribution cooperative. In addition to solo shows in Austin, Texas and Berkeley, California, his artist book EVERY BUILDING ON BURNET [burn-it] ROAD was twice exhibited at the Gagosian Gallery and the Brandhorst Museum as part of the exhibit Ed Ruscha & Co. His photography books SEE I SAW (2014) and HYDE PARK APARTMENTS (2010) are published by Publication Studio and, with Shannon O'Malley, he is the co-creator and editor of GAY MEN DRAW VAGINAS. Keith has an MFA in film production from the Radio-TV-Film Department at UT-Austin and grew up on a cul-de-sac in suburban Atlanta.