About

JAYANTHI MOORTHY
10 West End Ave, Apt 10A
New York, NY 10023
www.jaymoorthy.com
jm@jaymoorthy.com

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2016  Sarah Doyle Gallery, Brown University, RI. Desire: Unchecked
2016  OED Gallery, Kerala, India. Together Alone
2014  DUMBO Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY. Assumptions
2014  A.I.R Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Assumptions
2012  Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, Staten Island, NY. The Threads That Bind

GROUP EXHIBITIONS Select List
2016-17  Kochi-Muzris Biennale, India. Cooperative Consciousness
2017  Studio 44, Stockholm, Sweden. Woman On The Line
2016  A.I.R Gallery, Governor’s Island, NY. New Art in an Old House
2015  ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL. The Body in Revue
2014  A.I.R Gallery, Governor’s Island, NY. If These Walls….
2013  GE Cultural Art Gallery, Stamford, CT. GE 2013 Asian Awareness Cultural Art Exhibit
2013  Queens College Art Center, Flushing, NY. Namaste: The Year of India
2012  The Bogart Salon, Brooklyn, NY. Intimate Planet
2012  Grady Alexis Gallery, New York, NY. Women's Work II curated by Andrea Arroyo
2012  Crossing Art Gallery, Queens, NY; Art6, Richmond, Virginia; Erasing Borders Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art of the Diaspora 2012
2011  Judson Memorial Church, New York, NY. Sacred Spaces: A Slideluck Potshow
2011  Sylvia Wald And Po Kim Gallery, New York, Phyllis Harriman Mason Gallery, New York, NY. The Red Dot Show
2011  New York Public Library, New York, NY. Ev(e)olution

PERFORMANCE ART
2014  A.I.R Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Assumptions

GRANTS/AWARDS
2016  Grant for Creative Engagement by Lower Manhattan cultural Center (LMCC), New York, NY
2016  Immigrant Artist Program Fellowship by New York Foundation for Arts' (NYFA), Brooklyn, NY 
2011  Fellowship by A.I.R Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

COLLECTIONS & COMMISSIONS
DUMBO Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY 
Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company, New York, NY
Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, Staten Island, NY
Artwork commissioned by private collectors, New York, NY

CURATORIAL
2016-17  Kochi-Muzris Biennale, India. Cooperative Consciousness
2013-2015  Community art event, New York, NY. Art Fast


JURIES
2016  Show Your World, Re: Artise, New York, NY
2015  Show Your World, Re: Artise, New York, NY

REVIEWS

  • Butler, Sharon. "A.I.R. artists at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale in India". Two Coats of Paint [online article]. 11 March, 2017.
  • Sebastian, Shevlin. "Trap of Togetherness". New Indian Express [all India edition], 5 March, 2016
  • Times News Network. "Shades of Fear in Acrylic and Charcoal". Times of India [Kochi], 2016
  • Frost, Mary. "DUMBO Arts Festival. Still Fresh After 18yrs, Draws Thousands to Brooklyn Water Front". Brooklyn Daily Eagle [New York]. 2014

ASSOCIATIONS
2015-Present  A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2010  No Longer Empty, New York, NY
2011-2012  Free Arts NYC, New York, NY
2008  NY Cares, New York, NY
2006-2008  Indo-American Arts Council, New York, NY

TEACHING
2017  Abron Arts Center, New York, NY
2011-12  Free Arts NYC, New York, NY

EDUCATION
Masters in Art Education & Community Practice, New York University (2016-present)
Masters in Commerce, Bharatidasan University, India (2002)