Claudia Sbrissa (2012)

claudia_sbrissa_1 copyClaudia Sbrissa received a BFA from York University, Toronto, Canada, a Bachelor’s in Education from Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada, and an MFA from Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.


She has shown extensively nationally and internationally. Recent exhibitions and projects include: Gifting Abstraction, curated by Mariangeles Soto-Diaz, Soho20 Gallery, New York, NY; Text, curated by Susan Fleminger, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; this place is a bunch of lines Salon Series: Claudia Sbrissa & Grace Durnford, Salon Ciel, New York, NY;  Marked Differences, curated by Roberta Waddell, Kentler Drawing Space, Brooklyn, NY; The Emerging Landscape, curated by Anna Di Stasi, the Society Contemporary, New York, NY;Utopia is Hard, Courthouse Gallery, Lake George Art Project, Lake George, NY 2009; Uncommon Threads, Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, NJ 2009;Exquisite Corpse, curated by Anonda Bell & Caren King, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, 2009; Turning Still, Outdoor installation, Schuylkill Environmental Center, Philadelphia, PA, 2008.


Awards include residencies at Woman’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY, Contemporary Artist Center, North Adams, MA; I-Park in East Haddam, CT; Lower Eastside Printshop, NYC; and Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME; as well as grants from Queen’s Council on the Arts, and The Canada Council on the Arts. She lives in New York City and teaches in the Fine Arts Department at St. John’s University.


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