Myra Kooy
130 8th Ave. #3A
Brooklyn, NY 11215
917-755-4682

[email protected], www.myrasight.com, https://www.instagram.com/myrakooy/?hl=en

 

Education:
Hunter College BA in Literature and Art 
Curator Exhibition:

2016 - “Seeing,” Beyond the Literal, 3 Artist, Brooklyn, NY
2016 - “A Preview of Gowanus Open Studio’s Artists,” 18 Artist, Brooklyn, NY
2016 - “A Peek Inside,” 3 Artist, Brooklyn, NY

2016 - "Affordable Art Show,"15 Brooklyn-based artists, Brooklyn, NY
2017 - "Wake them Up," Brooklyn-based artists, Brooklyn, NY

Exhibits:

2016 - Portrait Exhibition, Long Island Children’s Museum
2016 - “Letting Go,” One person show, Brooklyn NY,
2016 – Featured member of the month, SciArt Center
2016 – Winter Solon Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015 - Group Show, Brooklyn Workshop Gallery, Brooklyn NY,
2015 - Juried Group Show BWAC, Brooklyn, NY,
2015 - Summer Solon Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2015 - Mural Commission, Brooklyn, NY
2015 - Dragon Fly installation and performance Commission, Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, NY
2014 – “Joy Bubble Cathedral,”  Installation, Brooklyn Art Space, Brooklyn, NY
2014 – Mural Commission, Brooklyn, NY
2013 – River Winds Gallery, Juried Holiday Exhibition, Beacon, NY
2013 – Trestle Gallery – “Stepping Out” Solo show, Brooklyn NY
2013 – “Dancing Driftwood,” Installation Long Island, NY
2013 - Exhibition Commission, The Long Island Children’s Museum, NY
2012 – Boston Craft Show Trade Seaport Convention Center MA,   
2012 - Nature’s Origins, art installation, Paterson NJ
2012 - Lincoln Center art festival NYC
2012 - Berkshire’s Art show, MA
2011  - Two person exhibition, "Out of the Woods," Center City Galleries Paterson New Jersey 
2007-2011   Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition member/exhibitor
2010-2011    “Windows on Main,” Beacon, NY
2010 - Book, ”The Celebration of Louise Hamilton’s 90th Birthday July,8
2010   http://www.blurb.com/bookstore/detail/1629006
2009-2010 - Rockland Center for the Arts, group exhibition
2009 - 2010 - Edward Harper House, winter group exhibition
2006 - 2009   Columbus Ave at Museum of Natural History NYC, Spring and Fall show
2006 - 2012   Lincoln Center for the Arts Festival NYC, Spring, and Fall 
2006 - 2009   Nassau County Museum Long Island NY
2008 - Smithsonian Museum Art Crafts show, Washington DC
2004-2005 - Kwanzaa Marketplace NJPAC
2003 – 2005 - Pan African Film & Arts Festival of LA
2003 – 2004 - Essence Festival, New Orleans
2003 - Lewis Gallery Women’s History Month group exhibition,
     Brooklyn NY

Award and publication

2011 – Bergen NJ Record review article
2007 - Norman Pearle Memorial Award Best in Crafts NYC
2005 - NRG Magazine Brooklyn NY