Kay Kenny

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Kay Kenny kkennyphoto@gmail.com  www.kaykenny.com Received a BFA from Syracuse University, MA from Rutgers University, and MFA from Syracuse University (all in Visual Arts). Painter,... read on


Kay Kenny

kkennyphoto@gmail.com  www.kaykenny.com

Received a BFA from Syracuse University, MA from Rutgers University, and MFA from Syracuse University (all in Visual Arts).

Painter, photographer. Writes art criticism and articles on the visual arts for arts magazines. Photography teacher for over twenty years at New York University, and the International Center of Photography in New York City.
2009 Honorable Mention in FineArts Photography Lucie Awards. Three-time recipient of NJSCA fellowship award. Numerous one-person shows, most recently in Medellin, Columbia, Taipei,Taiwan, Lubbock, Texas and New York City. Curated several exhibits, including ''Memory & Loss", a five-person photo-based exhibit at the Mary Anthony Gallery in New York City. Her work is in several notable corporate, museum and private collections. Recent publications about her work include Photography’s Antiquarian Avant-Garde, by Lyle Rexer, Abrams Publishing, Light & Lens,Photography in the Digital Age, & Photographic Possibilities by Robert Hirsch, Focal Press as well as several other photography books. Photo Insider Magazine featured an interview with her about her work in their June issue 2001.

Her co-curated exhibit (with Orville Robertson) “Manifestations: Photographs of Men”, opened at the Southeast Museum of photography in 2004.

Selected  Museum Exibitions  include:

Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY “Worlds of Wonder, 2014

I CP Faculty Exhibit, International Center of Photography, New York, NY, 2014

PaperWork, Trenton City Museum,Trenton,NJ 2013

Art After Dark, Ashville Museum of Art,Ashville,NC 2013

New Jersey Arts Annual,Trenton Museum, NJ 2010

Griffin Museum, Winchester MA 2008 ICP Faculty Exhibit Fall 2006

Montclair Museum of Art, NJ Annual, 2005

Ashville Museum of Art, Ashville, NC, 2005

Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FL.2004

 ICP Faculty Exhibit, ICP, New York, NY 2003

 Brooklyn Museum, 2001

"Recent Aquisitions", Southern Alleghenies Museum Masters of American Photography" Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto,PA 1996

N.J. Fellowship Exhibit, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ 1988

NJSCA Fellowship Exhibit, Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ 1987

NJ Photo/Print Annual, Jersey City Museum, NJ 1987

 Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ 1985

New Museum, New York, NY 1983

Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH, 1983

Trenton Museum of Art, Trenton, NJ 1973

Rochester Museum of Art, Rochester, NY 1972

Collections include Pfizer Corporation, New York, NY
The Buhl Collection, New York, NY, Southern Alleghenies Museum, Loretto, PA, Colombo Centro Americano, Medellin,Colombia, Prudential Insurance Company,Newark,NJ, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI, Bristol-Meyers Squibb, Lawrenceville, NJ. Taiwan Photo-Fest, Taipei, Taiwan, Nantong Museum, China, Brooklyn Museum Artist Books Collection, Newark Public Library Artist Books Collection,Philadelphia Free Public Library, PNC Corp., New Brunswick, NJ, Provident Bank,NJ