Courtesy Eve Sussman, photo by Michael Nagle
Eve Sussman is a Brooklyn-based artist and filmmaker who works independently and collectively with Rufus Corporation. Sussman and the company have created 89 seconds at Alcázar, The Rape of the Sabine Women, Yuri’s Office and the current work-in-progress whiteonwhite:algorithmicnoir. Sussman and Rufus Corporation’s work has been exhibited at the Reina Sofia, MoMA, The Modern-Ft Worth, Project Space 176, The IFC Center, Moscow International Film Festival, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, The Whitney Museum of American Art, Kunsthalle Wien and other museums, non-profit art spaces and festivals internationally.
Rufus Corporation is an ad hoc ‘think tank’ of performers, artists, musicians, writers and programmers who collaborate on films and art works. Rufus Corporation’s most recent foray is the co-production of performances at the Wallabout Oyster Theatre in south Brooklyn with the theatre’s co-founder Simon Lee. Sussman and the Rufus Corporation’s work has been supported by New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA), the JF Costopoulos Foundation, Haupstadtkulturfonds (Berlin), New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), Richard Massey Foundation, CEC Artslink, the Trust for Mutual Understanding, Sisita Soldevilla/Amister Collection, Cristin Tierney and Fundación “la Caixa”.