Zoë Wright

Born in 1981 in San Francisco, CA.

Lives and works in New York, NY

 

Education

2010 MFA, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, NY

2005 BA, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

2004 Chautauqua School of Art, Chautauqua, NY

2003 Studio Art Centers International, Florence, Italy

2000 Milton Academy, Milton, MA

 

Solo Exhibitions

2015                 

The moon at the back of my face, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast, ME

2011

The Balcony, Fondation des Etats-Unis, Paris, France

 

Group Exhibitions

2016

You Yes You, Able Baker Contemporary, Portland, ME, 04101

2015

Towards a Thinking Rug, Bannerette Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2014

Personne n’est pas indispensable, La Fonderie, Paris, France

Ruined Romans, At The Office Box, New York, NY

2013

After Saturn Returns: Astrology As Analogy, Panel as Exhibition, This Red Door, Kunsthalle Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY

2011                 

Mobile Device, Bodega Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2010

As You Like It, Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY

Columbia University MFA Thesis Exhibition, curated by Anthony Huberman, Emily Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City, NY

2009

Support, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

2008

The New Constructionists, SPACE Gallery, Portland, ME

2006

Wilderland, Second Gallery, South Boston, MA

Flowers, Spider Webs and a Large Mountain of Woe, Albina Press Gallery, Portland, OR

2005

BA Thesis Exhibition: What a Fine Dog: Paintings, Drawings and Prints, Hampshire College Gallery, Amherst, MA

 

Commissions and Awards

2015

Rema Hort Mann Foundation, Emerging Artist Award Nominee

2012

Installation of 15 watercolors, Weill Cornell Medical College, Pediatric Sleep Center, New York, NY

2009                

Columbia University, Emily Fisher Landau Grant

2008                

Columbia University, Visual Arts Fellowship

2003                

Studio Art Centers International, Merit Scholarship

 

Residencies

2010 – 2011

Harriet Hale Woolley Scholarship, Fondation des Etats-Unis, Paris, France

 

Teaching Experience

2016

Teaching Artist, Time In Children’s Art Initiative, New York, NY

2015

Adjunct Professor, Drawing I, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, NY

2010

Teaching Assistant, Painting and Drawing, Columbia University Summer Session, New York, NY

2009

Teaching Assistant, Advanced Painting, Columbia University SOA, New York, NY

Teaching Assistant, Drawing I, Columbia University SOA, New York, NY