Celluloid Only (restricted to Super 8, 16mm, and 35mm)
Sharlene Bamboat is a video and installation artist. Her work is anchored in the absurd and mundane retracing of history through queer aesthetics and popular culture.
She has exhibited internationally, including: the Sharjah Film Platform (U.A.E.), Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival (UK), the Berlin Film Festival: Forum Expanded (Germany), Aga Khan Museum (Canada), BFI's London Film Festival (UK), Malmo Queer Film Festival (Sweden) and Vasakh Film Festival (Pakistan). Sharlene frequently works in collaboration, most notably with artist Alexis Mitchell under the name Bambitchell. The duo have had numerous solo exhibitions: Mercer Union (Toronto) Gallery TPW (Toronto), Articule (Montreal), AKA Gallery (Saskatoon) and were fellows at Akademie Schloss Solitude (2016-2017), the McDowell Arts Colony (2018).
Bamboat lives and works between Toronto and Montreal.