Artist Talk: Kymia Nawabi

Start Date: October 18 2017 - 10:00 AM

End Date: October 18 2017 - 12:00 PM

Audience: Student, Faculty and Staff

Category: Lectures

Location: C-212

Description:

Kymia Nawabi (born 1980) is an Iranian-American artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. She earned her MFA (2006) from the University of Florida and her BFA (2003) from East Carolina University. Nawabi has exhibited internationally and nationally including solo exhibitions at the Brooklyn Museum (NY), the Greenville Museum of Art (NC), and Abmeyer + Wood Fine Art (WA); with group exhibitions at the Queens Museum of Art (NY), the Melbourne Art Fair (AU), the Contemporary Art Museum Raleigh (NC), Phillips de Pury & Company (NY), Wave Hill (NY), SOFA (IL), The Lodge Gallery (NY), ADA Gallery (VA) and EVOKE Contemporary (NM). Nawabi has been awarded residencies and grants including a NYFA Drawing Fellowship (2009 & 2017), Lower East Side Print Shop Keyholder Residency (2012), LMCC Swingspace (2007 & 2009) and the Aljiira Emerge 10 Fellowship (2008). She is represented by Abmeyer + Wood Fine Art, Seattle, WA. Please join us to hear what intrigues and drives Ms. Nawabi. This event is sponsored by Student Activities and campus wide participation is encouraged.

 


Contact Name: Annemarie Coffey

Contact Phone: 718.631.6395

Contact Email: acoffey@qcc.cuny.edu

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