MARK MCCLOUGHAN

mark.mccloughan@gmail.com


SELECTED PERFORMANCE

2018

Performer/Creator, Flowers, Speak to Me!

  • Premiere: Kelly Writers House at the University of Pennsylvania, April 17, 2018


Performer/Creator, So Many Lips, Subtle Bulges

  • Premiere: Little Berlin, Philadelphia, September 29, 2018


2017

Performer/Creator, Arcadia, Indiana

  • Premiere: Berl’s, Brooklyn, May 19, 2017

  • Tours: Little Berlin, Philadelphia, May 20, 2017; ESS, Chicago, July 21, 2017


Performer/Creator, Abbot Adam: Matins/Lauds with No Face Performance Group

  • Premiere: The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, July 6-9, 2017


Director, Destiny Estimate by MJ Kaufman

  • Premiere: Christ Church Neighborhood House, Philadelphia, October 19-30, 2017.

 

Dramaturg/Performer, A Body in Places, The Met Edition with Eiko Otake

  • Premiere: November 2017, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, co-commissioned by PERFORMA17 and The Metropolitan Museum of Art 

2016

Performer/Creator, THE TOP with No Face Performance Group

  • Premiere: JACK, Brooklyn, May 26-28 2016

  • Tours: Links Hall, Chicago, August 8-10, 2016; FringeArts, Philadelphia, May 31-June 3, 2017

 

2015
Performer/Creator, Getting High and Feeling It, a collaboration between P U R E O (Los Angeles) and No Face Performance Group

  • Premiere: PUREO, Los Angeles, January 2, 2015


Performer/Creator, Abbot Adam: Evensong with No Face Performance Group

  • Premiere: FringeArts, Philadelphia, March 18, 2015

  • Tours: Ars Nova ANT Fest, New York, June 29, 2016


Performer/Creator, Abbot Adam: None with No Face Performance Group

  • Premiere: FringeArts, Philadelphia, December 10-12, 2015

 

2014

Dramaturg/Rehearsal Director, Two Women by Eiko Otake

  • Premiere: LMCC’s River to River Festival 2014, New York, June 20-22, 2014


Dramaturg/Rehearsal Director, A Body in a Station by Eiko Otake

  • Premiere: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, October 2014

 

Performer/Creator, Museum Highlights

  • Premiere: Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, October 1, 2014


Performer/Creator, Jobs Jobs Jobs, ACRE TV

  • Premiere: ACRE TV, Chicago, October 20, 2014

 

2013

Performer/Creator, The Stairwell Symphony with No Face Performance Group

·      Premiere: 801 N5TH, Philadelphia, February 7-9, 2013

·      Tours: PUREO, Los Angeles, January 28, 2015; City Hall, Philadelphia, October 14, 2015


Performer/Creator, From the Swamp to the Stars with No Face Performance Group

·      Premiere: Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts, March 27 – April 14, 2013

 

Performer/Creator, LUMP TRAFFIC with No Face Performance Group

·      Premiere: Liberty Lands Park, Philadelphia, July 17-18, 2013


Performer/Creator, Bastard Piece with No Face Performance Group

·      Premiere: FringeArts Festival, Philadelphia, September 11-22, 2013

 

2012
Performer/Creator, spaceplay with No Face Performance Group

·      Premiere: Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, October 31 – November 4, 2012

 

2011

Performer/Creator, DIME with No Face Performance Group

·      Premiere: NOSPACE, Philadelphia, May 5-8, 2011


Performer/Creator, The Beautiful Refrigerator is Empty with No Face Performance Group

·      Premiere: NOSPACE, Philadelphia, June 15-17, 2011

·       Tours: The Collapsible Hole, Brooklyn, July 25, 2011; New Orleans Fringe Festival, November 16-19, 2011, Ars Nova, New York, February 7, 2018

Performer/Creator, INSTALLATION with No Face Performance Group

·      Premiere: The Painted Bride Arts Center, Philadelphia, November 11-12, 2011


SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2018

You Are Next to Me, Fairmount House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

OPTIONS, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA

2017

Remembering Fukushima, The Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York, NY

 2016

A World Where Flowers Mean Something, ACRE Projects, Chicago, IL


2015

Dad’s Secret Tape, Video! Video! Zine, Chicago, IL

 

2014
PRESS PLAY PART 2 >> LINE OF SYMMETRY, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA

Psychedelicatessen, ACREtv, Chicago, IL

 

2013 
Blind Date, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2018

“Other Man No. 9”, Juked

“Manifesto”, Muff Magazine

“Devotion (Reflection)”, American Poetry Review, Winner of the 2018 Stanley Kunitz Memorial Prize

 

2017

“A Lure”, Lines + Stars

“Pastoral”, Sentinel Literary Quarterly

“Restraint”, Off the Coast

 

2016

“My Last Bad Check”, decomP Magazine

 

2015

“Nonfiction”, “No Horses”, “Temperance”, “Husbandry”, American Poetry Review

 

2014

No Harbor, L + S Press

RESIDENCIES

2018

ACRE Residency, Steuben, WI

 2017

Developmental Residency, Ars Nova, New York, NY

2016

Technical/Developmental Residency, FringeArts, Philadelphia, PA

2015
The Orchard Project, Saratoga Springs, NY
ACRE Residency, Steuben, WI

AWARDS/HONORS

2018

Stanley Kunitz Memorial Prize, American Poetry Review

2015
Guest Artist, Department of Dance, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

 

EDUCATION

2010
BA in Theater with High Honors, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

MEMBERSHIPS

No Face Performance Group, Founding Member and Co-Artistic Director 2007-present.
NOSPACE, founding member of DIY performance space, booking and promotion. 2010-2012.