Creative Pathways Coordinator | Lead Filmmaker
Carly Short is a filmmaker and artist. Her work meshes personal and collective histories through the exploration of portraiture and cultural landscape. She has taught extensively in the Los Angeles area and has also taught at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston. In 2016 she received a WAVE award for her work as a Teaching Artist at Venice Arts and was recognized by the City of Los Angeles’ Board of Education. Carly received her MFA at the California Institute of the Arts in 2013 and her BFA at the Massachusetts College of Art in 2007. Her films have screened nationally and internationally and have been included in Dance on Camera Film Festival New York, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Buenos Aires Festival of Independent Cinema, Images Festival, the Boston Independent Film Festival, and the Belvedere 21 Film Archive in Vienna. She has recently shown a showcase of her work at the MassArt film society and has recently been awarded Artist Residencies at both MOCA and the Echo Park Film Center.