1993 MFA, Syracuse University, Syracuse, USA
1990 BFA, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania, Slippery Rock, USA
Academic and Professional Experience
2017 Director, Professor, Media X, University of the Pacific, USA
2009 - 2017 Associate Professor, Digital Cinema, University of Wisconsin-Stout, USA
2011 - 2016 Program Director, BFA in Entertainment Design, University of Wisconsin-Stout, USA
1999 - 2009 President and Lead Artist, Studio P Inc., Los Angeles, USA
Exhibitions and Screenings
ONERE, screening, Solaris Film Festival, France
PESCARE, screening, Montreal Underground Film Festival, Canada
ONERE, screening, Beloit International Film Festival, USA
ONERE, screening, Chippewa Valley Film Festival, USA
PESCARE, screening, Los Angeles Underground Film Forum, USA
ONERE, screening, Pi Greco Zen Film Festival, ITALY (Human Path Award)
ONERE, screening, FEDAXV Film Festival, CHILE (2nd Place, International Competition)
ONERE, screening, Flyway Film Festival, Stockholm, USA (Stone Axe Award)
PESCARE and ONERE, screening, Blow Up: Chicago International Art House Film Festival, USA
PESCARE and ONERE, screening, London Experimental Film Festival, UK
PESCARE and ONERE, screening, Great Lakes International Film Festival, USA
PESCARE, screening, Art of Slow: Contemplative Cinema, BULGARIA
ONERE, screening, Altered Esthetics Film Festival, USA (Audience Award)
ONERE, featured artist, CBS-3 Television, Duluth, USA
ONERE, screening, Duluth-Superior Film Festival, USA
North Passage, screening, University of Wisconsin-Stout, USA
North Passage, screening, Colfax Public Library, Colfax, USA
North Passage, screening, Northern Exposure Series, Trylon Microcinema, Minneapolis USA
North Passage, screening, CEC Theaters Menomonie, USA
North Passage, screening, Flyway Film Festival, Stockholm, USA
North Passage, screening, Beverly Hills, USA
North Passage, screening, Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts, Menomonie, USA
Select Residencies and Awards
2016 Residency, Villa Pieve, Corciano, Italy
2014 Residency, The Lapis Press, Los Angeles, USA
2011 Fourth Annual International Week at TAMK School of Art and Media in Tampere, Finland
2011 Outstanding Teaching Award, University of Wisconsin-Stout
2011 ASPIRE/Multicultural Student Services Outstanding Faculty Award
2017 Sarah Diebel, essay RICHNESS IN AUSTERITY AND CLEANSING WITH BLOOD.
2016 Peter B. Olson, essay Onere; or, the Unconcealment of the Unsayable.
2016 Emily Miels, feature article Medieval Magic, Eau Claire Leader Telegram.
2015 Jeremy Wilker, interview and podcast F45:008 Kevin Pontuti, Film 45.
2014 Adrián González Viña, Outer apocalypse, Inner Trauma, El Antepenultimo Mohicano Magazine.
2013 Devin Corbin, essay Lullaby of the Apocalypse: Wisconsin’s Frontier 19th Century to North Passage.
2013 Brandon Thornburg, review When Going Back is the Only Way Forward.
Websites and Portfolios
Poetry of Penance (project) website: http://www.penitentproductions.com/
North Passage Film website: http://northpassagefilm.com/
Artist website: http://www.pontuti.com/