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Deke Weaver

Deke Weaver Deke Weaver´s award-winning original performance work has been presented in Wales, Scotland, Seattle, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Dallas, Illinois, Missouri, Wyoming, Colorado, New England, California, throughout the Southwest and in festivals such as San Francisco´s Solo Mio Festival, The Bay Area Playwrights Festival and Seattle´s New City Theater Billy Solo Festival. In New York, his work has been presented at Dixon Place, HERE, PS 122, The Moth, Tonic, Galapagos and other venues. A resident at Yaddo and Ucross, a four-time fellow at the MacDowell Colony and three-time recipient of NEA regional grants in film/video making, his video work has screened and broadcast in film/video festivals and on public television stations in Russia, Brazil, Australia, Europe and the U.S. (PBS, Channel 4/U.K., MOMA, The New York Video Festival, The Berlin Video Festival, MOMA/NY, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles and many others). Commissions, fellowships and grants from the City of San Francisco, the State of New York, the National Endowment for the Arts, the University of Illinois and other public and private foundations have supported Weaver´s work.