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Howard Silver

Arts Into Production

New York, NY, USA
917-885-8729
My approach to each project is exciting, enlightening story-telling; using the creative energy inherent in video at its best –with style, intelligence and sometimes humor.
Work Experience
New York, NY, USA
May 2006Feb 2009
Bloomberg MUSE
Producer / Writer
Producer, Writer, Shooter, Bloomberg Television weekly series on the arts and food, Produced over 120 segments. I was responsible for evolving MUSE’s style and look, creating efficiencies and enhanced production and post-production values across Bloomberg’s roster of field productions.
New York, NY, USA
Mar 2009
Producer, Director, Shooter, Editor
Producing short documentaries for Creative Time and Fly 16x9 on the arts and new ideas.

To date have produced 11 documentaries, including:

THE X-SPECIES ADVENTURES Producer, Writer, Shooter, Editor, half-hour pilot for food and the environment series with environmental scientist and artist, Natalie Jeremijenko.

UNDERSTANDING PINA: THE LEGACY OF PINA BAUSCH Director, Shooter, Editor, 38 minute documentary co-directed with Kathryn Sullivan on the life and work of choreographer Pina Bausch through interviews with her dancers from the Seventies through the Nineties.

MARINA ABRAMOVIC: THE ARTIST IS PRESENT Director, Shooter, Editor, short video for FLY 16X9 profiling the artist preparing for her MOMA retrospective and her Institute For Long-Duration Performance Art in Hudson, NY.
Education
New York, NY, USA
 
New York University
BFA Film & Television
Minneapolis, MN, USA
 
University of Minnesota
Art History major
Skills
 
Adobe Audition, Apple Final Cut Studio, Audio Production, Avid Media Composer, Avid Symphony, FCPX, Lighting, Various Broadcast Video Cameras
Awards
2001
NATAS
EMMY for Arts Programming for City Arts
1987
NATAS
EMMY - Outstanding Editing for Pee Wee's Playhouse
2008
NY Press Club
NY YORK PRESS CLUB Award for Cultural Programming for Bloomberg MUSE
2009
LA Press Club
LA PRESS CLUB Award for Cultural Programming for Bloomberg MUSE
1990
American Institute of Architecture (AIA)
Citation for Excellence in Urban Design for Westside Waterfront Video