Bio

Bethany Dinsick is a multimedia artist, self-taught musician, and performer currently based in Brooklyn. She performs vocal driven electronic music under the moniker ‘Sick Din’ and creates her own psychedelic music videos. She has been performing solo and collaboratively for over 13 years, has self-released 6 albums, and 11 music videos.

Sick Din is an otherworldly vocal experience that you can dance or cry to. Sick Din is the solo pop music personae by the avant-garde musician and multi-media visual artist Bethany Dinsick. A homemade DIY pop princess: she art directs edits, costumes, and performs in psychedelic music videos via YouTube. Her music is vocal driven which incorporates electronic samples created with her voice and live vocal manipulation during performances.

CV

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018	20/20,  Locust Projects.  Miami FL
		Many Faces,  The Living Gallery Outpost.  Brooklyn NY
2016	Curator for Total Request Alive,  Otion Front Studio.  Brooklyn NY
		#impulsenocontrol,  Otion Front Studio.  Brooklyn NY
		Goddess Party VI, The Living Gallery.  Brooklyn NY
		Yes, Chef,  Otion Front Studio.  Brooklyn NY
2012 	The Bushwick Zoo Fashion Weekend, The Living Gallery. Brooklyn NY 			
		Transmodern Festival: Alley Oops, Baltimore MD
2011 	Boombala Video Cabaret No. 1, The Soft House. Baltimore MD 
		Videopolis, The Metro Gallery. Baltimore MD
2010 	Meowpolis, The Whole Gallery. Baltimore MD 
		Sign Language, The Whole Gallery. Baltimore MD
2008 	600, 2219. Baltimore. MD Student Exhibition, Main Gallery, MICA. Baltimore MD 		
2007 	Annual Student Exhibition, Juror: Darcie Alexander, Senior Curator of Contemporary Art at the BMA Center for the Arts Gallery, Towson University. Towson MD
		Nostalgia for the Almost, Sowebo Arts Gallery. Baltimore MD

Selected Group Performances


2017	Spittle of the Moon by Caitlin Baucom,  MOMA PS One.  Queens NY
		The Fool, A Play by Colin Self and Raul De Nieves, The Kitchen.  New York NY
2016	Authority Figure,  Piece by Colin Self  Knockdown Center.  Brooklyn NY
2015	Basic: a dance by Monica Mirabile,  Pioneer Works.  Brooklyn NY
2013	Rooms Falls Apart,  Maryland Art Place.  Baltimore MD
2012 	Solar Solipsis,  Choreographed by Monica Mirabile and Sigrid Lauren,  Music by Salamander Wool.  Baltimore MD
		Open Walls Baltimore Opening Party: She Had Style, She Had Grace, Collaboration with Sophia Mak, along with Kevin Blackistone, and Chris Freeland, Area 405. Baltimore MD
2011 	Savoir Faire, BXDC: Consumed, Baltimore Experimental Dance Collective Solo Performance. SoHo20 Gallery. NY, NY
		Shodekeh Baker's Artist Award with Shodekah and Ian Hesford, Baltimore Museum of Art.  Baltimore MD
		Artscape: Worlds in Collusion, Collaboration with Victor deMendonca Torres, UB Lecture Hall. Baltimore MD
		Roots Fest, Collaboration with Victor deMendonca Torres, LOFT Theatre. Baltimore MD
		Peter Glantz: Becoming Impossible, Collaboration with the Baltimore Experimental Dance Collective, The Whole Gallery. Baltimore MD
		BXDC: Organization of Orga[ni]sm, Baltimore Experimental Dance Collective Residency, Moves Gallery. Brooklyn NY
		CopyCat Theatre Dance Variety Show Fundraiser, Collaboration with Monica Mirabile, CopyCat Theatre. Baltimore MD
		Transmodern Festival: Rooms Play, Baltimore Experimental Dance Collective, Current Gallery. Baltimore MD
2010 	Baltimore Experimental Dance Collective: Eyes Everywhere, Showpaper 42nd St. Gallery. New York NY
		Baltimore Experimental Dance Collective: Eyes Everywhere, Charm City Kitty Club at the Creative Alliance. Baltimore MD
		Artscape: Exotic Hypnotic, Baltimore Experimental Dance Collective, UB Lecture Hall. Baltimore MD
		Building Machines, The CopyCat Theatre. Baltimore MD 
		Mirkwood Estates, Collaboration with Shodekeh, Claire Plumb, and Gerry Mak. Baltimore MD
		MobTown Modern, Collaboration with “Embody” vocalists Shodekeh Talifero, Claire Plumb,and Max Bent, the Metro Gallery. Baltimore MD
2009 	MobTown Modern Future Party, Collaboration with “Embody” vocalists Shodekeh Talifero, Claire Plumb and Max Bent, The Contemporary Museum. Baltimore MD

Selected Solo Performance

2018	Downtown Art Days curated by Vidium, Mana Contemporary Miami.  Miami FL
		The Crown.  Baltimore MD
		Hart Bar. Brooklyn NY
		Living Gallery 6 Year Anniversary, The Living Gallery. Brooklyn NY
		Secret Project Robot.  Brooklyn NY
2017	Art Basel Distraction, Las Rosas.  Miami FL
		Secret Project Robot Booth, Satellite Art Show.  Miami FL
		'Ghost Princess' Record Release Show, Park Church Co-op.  Brooklyn NY
		The Cave.  Chapel Hill NC
		The World Famous.  Athens GA
		The Casa Nova.  Atlanta GA
		Sulfur Studios. Savannah GA
		The Purple Buffalo.  Charelston SC
		Normals Books And Records.  Baltimore MD
		Secret Project Robot.  Brooklyn NY
		The Glove.  Brooklyn NY
		Babycastles Gallery.  New York NY
2016	The Glove.  Brooklyn NY
		The Sump.  Brooklyn NY
		Prima Primo Residency.  Basement Bar.  Brooklyn NY
		Rootless Residency.  Muchmores.  Brooklyn NY
		Flowers for all Occasions.  Brookyn NY
		Secret Project Robot.  Brooklyn NY
		Idio Gallery.  Brooklyn NY
		Out to See Festival.  New York NY
		The Living Gallery.  Brooklyn NY
2015	Living Gallery.  Brooklyn NY
		Babycastles.  New York NY
		Tarot Society.  Brooklyn NY
		The Gutter.  Brooklyn NY
		Cake Shop.  New York NY
		Bombadillo.  Baltimore NY
2014	Fields Festival.  Darlington MD
		EMP Collective.  Baltimore MD
		Cameo Gallery.  Brooklyn NY
2013	The Living Gallery.  Brooklyn NY
		ScapeScape.  Baltimore MD
		Blasterthon.  The Red Room.  Baltimore MD
		Le Poisson Rouge.  New York NY
		The Soft House with John Somers,  Baltimore MD
2012 	Cake Shop. New York NY 
		The Bushwick Zoo After Show with John Somers, Secret Project Robot. Brooklyn NY 
		Landscrape on Blue Island. Chicago IL 	
		Downward Facing Dog with Sam Garner,  The Bank. Baltimore MD
		The Fifth Dimension.  Baltimore MD
		The Soft House with John Somers,  Baltmore MD
2011	Parallel Octive: Anthology I, The Creative Alliance at the Patterson. Baltimore MD 
		The Metro Gallery. Baltimore MD 
		The CopyCat Theatre. Baltimore MD  
2010 	The Wind Up Space.  Baltimore MD  
		Artscape: Exotic Hypnotic, UB Lecture Hall. Baltimore MD
		The Zodiac.  Baltimore MD
		Downward Facing Dog w/ Sam Garner, SoftFest.  Baltimore MD
		The Red Room. Baltimore MD 
		The Silent Barn. Brooklyn NY
		The Zoo.  Baltimore MD 
		Mirkwood Estates Exhibition and Performances, CCBC Dundalk Campus. Dundalk MD
2009 	Death by Audio. Brooklyn NY 
		Mirkwood Estates. Baltimore MD 
2008 	The 14 Karat Cabaret: Shattered Wig Night. Baltimore, MD 
		Annex Theatre.  Baltimore MD 
2007	Hamilton Arts Collective.  Baltimore MD        

Curator

2016	Curator for Total Request Alive.  Otion Front Studio.  Brooklyn NY
2012  	Curator/ Organizer for Open Walls Baltimore Opening Night:  She Had Style She Had Grace.  Baltimore MD

Creative Work

2014	Dancer for Moonrise Festival.  Baltimore MD
2012 	Dancer for Prince Rama Performances and 'So Destroyed' Music Video. Oct 2012 - Dec 2012. New York NY
		Experimental Dance Choreographer, Never Forever. Produced by Astral Projects. Brooklyn NY
		Open Walls Baltimore Opening Night: She Had Style She Had Grace. Dance Organizer, Dancer and Planner. Area 405. Baltimore MD
2009 	Where I Hang My Hat: Outsider Artists in the American South. Goucher College, Towson MD
2008 	Assistant Program Director to recipient of Eleanor Spencer Grant Krystal Boeren. Documentation, navigation, interviewing, budgeting, videography, and field work.

Awards

2007 	Annual Student Exhibition, William Denner Painting Award, Center for the Arts Gallery. Towson University.  Towson MD