Current Exhibition: Portable Mind curated by Margaret Lanzetta: Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow
Born in Manchester, Jamaica, Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow is an interdisciplinary artist with a BFA from (NWSA) University of Florida, and an MFA from Hunter College. Her work has been shown nationally and internationally in numerous group exhibitions and she frequently participates in performance art festivals held in the United States, South Korea and China. Lyn-Kee-Chow has had three solo exhibitions with the most recent one at The Boston Children’s Museum. She is a Rema Hort Mann nominee and a 2012 NYFA Fellow in Interdisciplinary Art. Her work has been reviewed and featured in publications such as The New York Times, The Huffington Post, The Washington Diplomat, Daily Serving, Hyperallergic, Artinfo, The New York Art World, and Newsday. Lyn-Kee-Chow often explores performance and installation art which draws from the nostalgia of her homeland, the commodified imagery of Caribbean primitivism, folklore, fantasy, consumerism, spirituality and nature’s ephemerality. She lives and works in Queens, NY.