Luiza Kurzyna creates wearable objects and hybrid creatures as catalysts for interactive role-play, performance and video. She holds an MFA in Studio Art from Brooklyn College (2010) and BFA in Painting and Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2005). She is a recipient of the BRIC Media Arts Fellowship (2015), and has completed residencies at I-Park Foundation (2015/2013), Ox-Bow (2014), ChaNorth (2013), Santa Fe Art Institute (2011) and Contemporary Arts Center (2010/2005). She currently teaches at Parsons the New School for Design and at Time-In Children’s Art Initiative. Her recent solo presentations include “Rock me, Baby” at Soho20 gallery in Brooklyn, NY (2016), and “Fruit Fight” at the Governors Island Art Fair, NYC (2016).
Brooklyn, NY USA