Collage, acrylic, pen, marker on paper
12 x 9 inches
Katya Grokhovsky was born in Ukraine, raised in Australia and is based in New York City. She is an artist, independent curator, educator and a founding director of Feminist Urgent. Grokhovsky holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, a BFA from Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne University, Australia and a BA (Honors) in Fashion from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia.
Grokhovsky has received support through numerous residencies and fellowships including Atlantic Center for the Arts, FL, Studios at MASS MoCA, MA, Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, WY, Paul Artspace, MO, SOHO20 Gallery Lab Residency, NYC, BRIC Media Arts Fellowship, NYC, VOX Populi AUX Curatorial Fellowship, PA, New York Studio Residency Program Visiting Artist in residence, NYC, Residency Unlimited, NYC, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, NE, APT Institute Residency, NYC, Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts, NY, NARS (New York Residency and Studio Foundation) Partial Fellowship, NYC, Santa Fe Art Institute Residency, NM, ChaNorth residency, NY, Watermill Center International Summer Residency, NY, PAF (performing arts forum) residency, France and more. She has been awarded the Dame Joan Sutherland Fund, APT (Artist pension trust) Membership, Australia Council for the Arts ArtStart Grant, NYFA Mentoring Program for Immigrant Artists, Chashama space to create grant, Freedman Traveling Scholarship for Emerging Artists, Australia, Maude Glover Fleay Award, Australia and others.
Her work has been shown in venues such as NURTUREart, NYC, San Francisco International Arts Festival, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, NY, Lesley Heller Workspace, NYC, Judith Charles Gallery, NYC, HERE Arts Center, NYC, EFA Project Space, NYC, Art in Odd Places Festival, NYC, Dixon Place, NYC, Governor’s Island Art Fair, NYC, New York City Center, NYC, IDEAS City, New Museum, NYC, Movement Research, NYC, Soho20 gallery, NYC, Watermill Center, NY, Gallerie Protege, NYC, Ukrainian Institute of America, NYC, Grace Exhibition Space, NYC, Defibrillator gallery, Chicago, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Blindside, BUS Projects, Melbourne, Australia among others.