Philip Cartelli


Philip Cartelli (1984, Milford, NJ) is a moving-image artist and researcher. His film and video works have been exhibited at the Festival del film Locarno, Edinburgh International Film Festival, FIDMarseille and The Film Society of Lincoln Center’s non-fiction showcase Art of the Real, among others. Since 2013 he has been a member of the artistic collective Nusquam Productions.

He holds a PhD in Media Anthropology with a secondary emphasis in Critical Media Practice from Harvard University, where he was a member of the Sensory Ethnography Lab. He also holds a PhD in Sociology from the Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales. His academic and critical writing has appeared in a variety of print and web publications and he has been invited to present his practice and research in international conferences and other venues.

He has received fellowships and residency grants from the Fulbright-Institute for International Education, the Wenner-Gren Foundation, Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto, Fondazione Zegna, The Camargo Foundation, The Valletta 2018 Foundation, Roberta Cimetta Fund, and the Film Study Center at Harvard University, among others.

He currently teaches filmmaking at Wagner College in New York City, where he is also co-director of the Film and Media Studies program.