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Katya Grokhovsky

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Utopia 16000, 2015 Installation/performance Variable © Katya Grokhovsky
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Uproar, 2015 Found Objects/videoworks Variable © Katya Grokhovsky
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Disturbance, 2015 Installation Varibale © Katya Grokhovsky
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Sisyphus, 2014 Performance/sculpture Variable © Katya Grokhovsky
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The Lovely Immigrants, 2013 Mixed Media Variable © Katya Grokhovsky
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Untitled, 2013 Instalaltion, Found Objects Variable © Katya Grokhovsky
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Untitled, 2012 Found Objects/drawings Variable © Katya Grokhovsky
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Untitled Heroic, 2011 Performance for Photo Variable © Katya Grokhovsky
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Touch it, 2016 Performance/sculpture Varibale © Katya Grokhovsky
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Hole, 2015
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Lips, 2014 Acrylic, Pen, Pastel Collage on Paper 23x31 in © Katya Grokhovsky
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Untitled, 2015 Acrylic on Canvas 17 X 24 in © Katya Grokhovsky
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Status Update, 2013 Performance for Video 6 Mins © Katya Grokhovsky
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One Fine Day, 2014 Performance, Installation © Katya Grokhovsky
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Slow Dance, 2013 Performance 3 Hrs © Katya Grokhovsky
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
Ukraine
Lives in
Brooklyn, New York
Works in
New York, New York
Schools
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 2011, MFA
The Victorian College of the Arts /UM, 2007, BFA
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 2000, BA
Tags
katya grokhovsky, sculpture, mixed-media, installation, video-art, performance, conceptual, photography, exhibition/performance
Current Exhibitions and Events
Nov, 2016
Bio

Born in Ukraine, raised in Australia, Katya Grokhovsky works and lives in New York. Her practice spans many disciplines including performance, video, installation, photography, sculpture, drawing, painting and text. She holds an MFA in Studio from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, a BFA from Victorian College of the Arts, Australia and a BA (Honors) in Fashion from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia.

Grokhovsky has received support through numerous residencies and fellowships including MASS MoCA, Studios at MASS MoCA / Assets for Artists Residency, SOHO20 Chelsea gallery Residency, NYC, BRIC Media Arts Fellowship, NYC, VOX Populi AUX Curatorial Fellowship, Philadelphia, Residency Unlimited, NYC, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska, APT Institute Residency, NYC, Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, Ithaca, NY, NARS (New York Residency and Studio Foundation) Partial Fellowship, NYC, Santa Fe Art Institute Residency Scholarship, NM, ChaNorth residency, NY, Watermill Center International Summer Residency, Watermill, NY, OxBow Residency, MI, PAF (performing arts forum) residency, France and more. She has been awarded the Dame Joan Sutherland Fund, NYC, APT (Artist pension trust) Membership, Australia Council for the Arts ArtStart Grant, NYFA Mentoring Program for Immigrant Artists, NYC, Chashama space to create grant, NYC, Freedman Traveling Scholarship for Emerging Artists, Australia, Maude Glover Fleay Award, Australia and many others.

Her work has been shown in venues such as 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, Residency Unlimited, NYC, Governor’s Island Art Fair: A.I.R Gallery Projects, NYC, New York City Center, NYC, IDEAS City, New Museum, NYC, Movement Research, NYC, Soho20 Chelsea gallery, NYC, Watermill Center, NY, Gallerie Protege, NYC, Chashama, NYC, Ukrainian Institute of America, NYC, Museum of Russian Art, Jersey City, Grace Exhibition Space, NYC, Antena gallery, Chicago, Defibrillator gallery, Chicago, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Blindside and BUS Projects, Melbourne, Australia amongst others.