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Amy feldman, moon mood, 2016, courtesy the artist and blainsouthern, photo timothy doyon


Amy Feldman (b.1981) lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design and her Master of Fine Arts from Rutgers University.

Recent solo exhibitions include Breath Myth, Blain|Southern, London (2017); Psyche Shade, Ratio 3, San Francisco (2016); Good Gloom, Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago (2016); Trice Electric, ANNAELLE, Stockholm (2015); Moon Decorum, Brand New Gallery, Milan, IT (2015); Gray Area, Sorry We’re Closed, Brussels, (2014). Feldman has an upcoming solo exhibition at James Cohan Gallery, New York.

Selected group exhibitions include Riot Grrrls, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, (Dec 2016); The Congregation, Jack Hanley, New York (2016); Amy Feldman, Lucio Fontana, Maximillian Schubert, Alan Weiner, 11R Gallery, New York (2016); Face to Face, Palazzo Fruscione Salerno (2016); New York Painting, Kunstmuseum, Bonn (2015); 2159 Miles, Museo Britanico Americano, Mexico City (2015); This One’s Optimistic: Pin Cushion, New Britain Museum of American Art (2014); The New York Moment, Musée d’Art Moderne St. Étienne (2014).

Feldman is Visiting Faculty at Rutgers University (2015) and Cooper Union (2014-2015). She was an artist-in-residence /Visiting Faculty at Virginia Commonwealth University from 2008-9. Feldman received a Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant in 2013 and was also nominated for The Academy of Arts and Letters Award. The Dedalus Foundation awarded her the Robert Motherwell Fellowship at The MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, New Hampshire (2011) and she has been awarded fellowships from the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine (2009); Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, New York (2011); The Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation (2013).

She has been written about by Artforum, Art in America, Brooklyn Rail, Le Monde, Le Figaro, Monopol, Mousse, Flash Art Italia, and The New York Times amongst others, and her work is in the permanent collection of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) in Chicago, IL.


Image Above: 

Moon Mood
Acrylic on canvas 
200 x 200 cm / 79 x 79 in