Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow
Born 1975    Manchester, Jamaica, W.I. 
Hunter College, New York, N.Y. (M.F.A. in Studio Art- Combined Media  2006)
University of Florida / New World School of the Arts, Miami ,FL. (B.F.A. with honors in Painting 1996)

Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, First Fridays, ‘’Picnic Parade’’, Queens, N.Y.
Boston Children's Museum, "Knot's Landing", Boston, M.A.
Mirror Gallery, "The Presence of Our Absence", Songzhuang County,Tongzhou District, Beijing, CHINA
Rush Arts Gallery,  ‘’Mildendranthema Grandeflorum’’ , New York, N.Y.

Plaxall Gallery, Van Alen Institute presents “MADE IN QUEENS”, Long Island City, N.Y. 
Parallel Performance Space, “Chain Curation”, Brooklyn, N.Y. 
Dedalus Foundation, "Celebrate Lunar New Year", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Panoply Performance Laboratory, "METAMORPHOSIS", BROOKLYN, N.Y.
Art in Odd Places Festival, "BODY", New York, N.Y. 
Sandrell Rivers Theater, ''Art of Black Miami: Diaspora Art in the Creole City'', Miami, F.L.
Ars Nova, "Sitchassdown Focus Group Tour",  New York, N.Y.
Wild Embeddings, "PsychoTropic", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Catina Tabacaru Gallery, “Trans-ville”, New York, N.Y.  
Iron Hall, “Live Action 12”, Gothenburg, SWEDEN 
Panoply Lab, "Crop Killa", Brooklyn, NY 
Park Church Co-op, “Sanctuary “ , Brooklyn, N.Y. 
Siren Arts AP presented by Transformer Arts Summer Residency, "We Will Replace You: A Radical Performance Art Event in Response to Charlottesville", Asbury Park, N.J.
Fort Tilden Beach, Studio 7 presents "Secret Garden Art Festival", Queens, N.Y.
Museum of the Moving Image, "Cultural Pride", Backlot Art Festival, Queens, N.Y.
Grace Exhibition Space, “Nobody Builds Walls Better Than Me”, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Glasshouse. ART.Life.LAB, " EDIBLE BODIES", Brooklyn, N.Y.  
Panoply Performance Laboratory, "Cleansing/Claiming/Calling/Falling", Brooklyn, N.Y.
JACK, "CENTIPEDE:Performance and Revolution", Brooklyn, N.Y.
El Museo del Barrio, Ayana Evans' "Back in Five Minutes", New York, N.Y. 
New Orleans Parks, School of Visual Arts, MFA presents Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow’s ‘’Gypsies’ Picnic’’, New Orleans, L.A.
Grace Exhibition Space, ‘’21st Sufferagates’’, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Spring Break Art Fair, “Portable Mind: Mind over Matter”, New York, N.Y.
Lehmann Maupin, Nari Ward's "Ground: (In Progress)", New York, N.Y. 
"TBS04: Time Body Space Objects 4" , Spectacle Island, Boston, M.A.  
ABC No Rio, "Affect Surgery", New York, N.Y.
Gallery Sensei, "Performance Anxiety", New York, N.Y.
SELECT Art-fair presented by Tiger Strikes Asteroid Gallery, "Color Chameleon", Brooklyn, N.Y.
The Roger Smith Hotel, "Mega Spring Opening", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Grace Exhibition Space, "The Great American Performance Art Festival", Brooklyn, N.Y.
You You Contemporary Art Center, “Guangzhou Live 5’’, Guangzhou, CHINA
Tiger Strikes Asteroid Gallery, invitational performance for "Making Strange" by Rachael Gorchov, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Atlantic Salt, "LUMEN video & performance art festival" , Staten Island, N.Y. 
Spread Art, Bushwick Open Studios, "Transient ID", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Panoply Performance Laboratory, Giro'n Center for Arts & Tactics, "INCEN DIARO", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Grace Exhibition Space, ARC Magazine and VOLTA Art Fair, "Metanoia: Practices of Exhaustion", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Bizarre, "Matthew Silver's Circus of Dreams", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Zones Art Fair Miami (7th Edition),PERFORMIA 1, ''NON GRATA'', Miami, F.L.
Grace Exhibition Space, ''NON GRATA'', Brooklyn, N.Y.
Villa Victoria Center for the Arts, ''TODO BAJO CONTROL'', Boston, M.A.
Panoply Performance Laboratory, (BIPAF) Brooklyn International Performance Art Festival, "No Wave Performance Task Force: We Are Scores" , Brooklyn, N.Y. 
Spread Art (Detroit/NY), B.O.S. 2013,"Don't Box Me In", Brooklyn, N.Y. 
at Renaissance, AUNTS: ''Chain Curation 2'', Brooklyn, N.Y.Arts 
Grace Exhibition Space, ''Performance Heart'', Brooklyn, N.Y.
SOHO20 Chelsea, “Place and Performance Art: Women Relocating the World”, New York, N.Y.
You You Contemporary Art Center, Guangzhou Live 3:  International Performance Art Festival (Open Situation), Guangzhou, CHINA
Art Fehur: ‘’RUIN’’ presented by UNESCO A.poRT, Incheon, SOUTH KOREA
Lotte Gallery, ‘’Gwangju International Media & Performance Art Festival’’, Gwangju, SOUTH KOREA
Exit Art, featuring Grace Exhibition Space. ‘’Collective / Performative’’ New York, N.Y.
The Edna Manley College of the Visual  & Performing Arts in collaboration with The National Gallery of Jamaica. Inaugural Arts Conference .“The Arts: Catalyst for Caribbean Development”, Kingston , JAMAICA
Living Walls: A Citywide Art & Urban Education Conference. Albany, NY.
LUMEN Festival on Staten Island, Staten Island, N.Y.
A.I.R. Gallery,  ‘’We Love Japan and Japan Loves US‘’ Brooklyn, N.Y.
Third Streaming, LLC, ‘’ Bite: Street-inspired Art & Fashion’’, New York, N.Y.
English Kills Gallery, ‘’ Maximum Perception Performance Festival’’, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Fountain Art Fair, Grace Exhibition Space (Brooklyn) , Miami, FL.
Exit Art, ‘’Performance in Crisis’’, New York, NY.
798 Zone, Open Contemporary Art Center, ‘’10th Open Performance Art Festival’’, Beijing, China
‘’Madre Silva :Three Portraits’’, New Media Projections by Juan Sanchez, Lehigh University Art Galleries, Bethlehem, P.A.
Exit Art, ‘’Renegades : Serious Games’’, New York, N.Y.
Ingalls & Associates presented by Rush Arts Gallery,’’Kick it One Time’’, Miami, F.L.
Exit Art, ‘’Wild Girls : Wild Nights’’, New York,N.Y. 
Exit Art, ‘’The Drop :Water Project’’, New York, N.Y.
D.U.M.B.O. Arts Center, ‘’The Ninth Annual Dumbo Art Under the Bridge Festival ; Live Art ‘’, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Hunter College Times Square , ‘’ Yolk of the Hoke’’, Performance & Video Art, New York, N.Y.

Queens Museum, “Who Takes Care of New York?”, Queens, N.Y.
The UnSpace "UNTEACHING", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Tiger Strikes Asteroid, "Ground Work", Brooklyn, N.Y. 
Westbeth Gallery, "Art in Odd Places Festival: BODY", New York, N.Y. 
Mana Contemporary, "Through Her Eye", Chicago, I.L. 
Elizabeth Foundation of the Arts, Project Space, " As Far as the Heart Can See", New York, N.Y. 
President’s Gallery, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, "Internalized Borders", New York, N.Y.
Underdonk,  “Joy Decision”,  Brooklyn, N.Y.
Kunstraum LLC, “SHE IS A MANIAC”, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Spring Break Art Fair: Black Mirror, Milk & Night Curatorial, “13 Artists”, New York, N.Y.
The National Gallery of Jamaica, Jamaica Biennial (Special Project), JAMAICA
Jersey City Art Studio Tour, "The Verve of the Earthless", Jersey City, N.J.
Royal West of England Academy, ‘’Jamaican Pulse: Art and Politics from Jamaica and the Diaspora”, Bristol, ENGLAND (catalog)
The National Gallery of Jamaica, ‘’digital’, Kingston, JAMAICA (catalog)
Index Art Center, "GOOD FOOD", Newark, N.J. 
Spring Break Art Fair, ‘’Portable Mind’’, New York, N.Y.
Zhongshan Expo Center, The 2nd Zhongshan International Art Expo, "TEMPERATURE", Guangdong, CHINA (catalog)
Stephen Romano Gallery, “Hieroglyphica”, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Repair the World, ‘’Heather Hart’s: Barter Town", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Amelie A. Wallace Gallery,  SUNY College at Old Westbury, ARS CONTINUUM:Amelie A. Wallace Gallery 1978 to the Present, Old Westbury, N.Y. 
"Portable Mind" an online exhibition
Ningbo Culture Center, "Red & Green: International Female Art Exhibition"  Ningbo, CHINA 
Spread Art, ''Water'', Detroit, M.I.
The Haitian Cultural Arts Alliance, ''Borderless Carribean: Unmapped Trajectories-Annotating Art Histories'', Miami, F.L.
Brooklyn Museum, “Crossing Brooklyn”, “Heather Hart’s: Barter Town”, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Dumbo Art Festival, "Barter Town", Brooklyn, N.Y.
Dumbo Art Festival, "Concrete Muse", Brooklyn, N.Y.
BronxArtSpace, "Synthetic Zero", Bronx, N.Y.
Westbeth Gallery, "Re-Formed", New York, N.Y.
DUMBO Galleries, "Group Therapy: Aesthetics and Politics" Curated by Nina Felshin for the tART Collective, Brooklyn, N.Y.
The IMC Lab + Gallery, Masqueraders Are the Ancestors of Protestors: A Celebration of the Mask As a Tool of Social Change, New York, N.Y.
Bat Haus at  BOS (Bushwick Open Studios) by Working Artist Consortium, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Arts at Renaissance, tART: “Collectively Assembled: 28 Visits, One show ’’, Brooklyn, N.Y.
MoCADA (Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art) ‘’loop’’, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Art Museum of the Americas, "Outward Reach: 9 Jamaican Photography & New Media Artists" Washington, D.C.
Crest Hardware, ‘’Crest Hardware Art Show’’, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Aljira Museum, ‘’Aljira Emerge Art Auction’’, Newark, N.J.
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, ‘’Collectivity: Art-making in a Collective (feat. tART Collective)’’ Queens, N.Y.
Arts at Renaissance, ‘’tART 8: A Self-Curated Show’’, Brooklyn, N.Y.
The Bespoke Curator curated by Krista Saunders
tina b. : The Prague Contemporary Art Festival, ECO BIO, (tART), Prague, Czech Republic (catalog)
tART8 : A Self-Curated Show. Arts@Renaisance, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Hodgson Memorial Drive, Savannah, G.A. ‘’The Billboard Art Project’’, Savannah, G.A.
Space Bandee,’’ Busan International Video Festival’’, Busan, Korea
MEME Gallery, ‘’5 Objects’’, Cambridge, M.A.
Highway 195 Richmond, V.A. Billboard Project : ‘’Yet another Roadside Attraction’’, Richmond, V.A.
The Roger Smith Hotel Gallery, ‘’Model Home’’, New York, N.Y.
Governors Island, Noland Galleries, FIGMENT, ‘’Women on the Island’’ by tART, New York, N.Y.
Fountain Art Fair, Grace Exhibition Space (Brooklyn) , Miami, FL.
A.I.R Gallery, ‘’tART@ A.I.R Summer Salon’’ , Brooklyn, N.Y.
125 Skillman Ave. ‘’SQUAT’’, Brooklyn, N.Y.
The Queens Museum of Art, ‘’Queens International 4’’, Queens, N.Y. (catalog)
Scope Fair, ‘’Satellite’’, presented by Rush Arts Gallery , Miami, F.L. 
The Moore Space, ‘’Freeze Frame’’,  presented by Rush Arts Gallery for Miami Art Basel, Miami, F.L..
White Columns, ‘’Momenta Art Benefit ‘’ presented by Momenta Art, Brooklyn, N.Y.
The Buena Vista Building, "Video Show" presented by Rush Arts Gallery for Miami Art Basel, Miami, F.L.
Bronx River Arts Center, ‘’Freaks of  Nature’’, Bronx, N.Y.
Exit Art, ‘’Renegades’’, New York, N.Y.
Soul Gallery, ’’Beautyshop’’ presented by Rush Arts Gallery for Miami Art Basel, Miami, F.L..
Photo Miami Art Fair, Curated Projects : ‘’stillmovingmiami’’ by Nina Arias for Miami Art Basel, Miami, F.L.
SUNY College at Old Westbury, ‘’ Entrapment ‘’, Old Westbury, N.Y.
Hunter College  Times  Square Gallery.  Hunter MFA Thesis Show (Dec.14,2005-Jan.14, 2006), New York, N.Y. (catalog)
The Yard@CasaLin,  ‘’The Yard @CasaLin 2005’’-Miami Art Basel, Winwood Galleries, Miami, F.L.
Rush Arts Gallery,’’ Utopian Conquest: Ideal Domination’’, New York, NY.
Rectangle Art Space,’’ Rectangle One’’,Miami Art Basel, Winwood Galleries, Miami, FL.
Galerie Lelong, ‘’ Postcards from the Edge Benefit/Visual Aids’’,  New York, NY.
The World Arts Building, Group Show,  Miami, FL.
Art Center South Florida :’’ Director’s Cut’’, Miami Beach, FL.
Art 1035 Gallery :’’ Here & Now’’, Miami Beach, FL.
Bakehouse Art Complex :’’ E.C.A..0397’’, Miami, FL.
Museum of Art :’’ Chairitability’’, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Art 1035 Gallery : ‘’ Fresh Blood ‘’, Miami Beach, FL.
Art 1035 Gallery : ‘’ Here & Now’’, Miami Beach, FL.
New World School of the Arts Gallery : ‘’ B.F.A. Show ‘’, Miami, FL.
New World School of the Arts Gallery : ‘’ Annual Student Show ‘’, Miami, FL.
Gallery North ; ‘’ League for Innovation ‘’, Miami, FL.
Art Collectors Gallery : Group Show , Miami,FL.
New World School of the Arts Gallery : ‘’ Influences of  Vermont’’, Miami ,FL.
Vermont Studio Center : (July) Studio Exhibit, Johnson, VT.
Wolfson Gallery : Student Show, Miami, FL.
Clayspace : ‘’ New  South Florida Clay ‘’, Miami Beach, FL.
City Bank Bayfront : (Two person exhibit), Miami, FL.


Colene Brown Art Prize, Award Nominee, Brooklyn, N.Y. 

Joan Mitchell Painters & Sculptors Grant, Award Nominee, New York, N.Y. 

Black Spatial Relics, Philadelphia, P.A. 
Transformer/ Siren Arts AP, “Into the Mystic”,  Asbury Park, N.J.
Queens Art Fund, New Works Grant, Queens, N.Y. 
Culture Push Fellowship in Utopian Practice
Franklin Furnace Fund Recipient
Rema Hort Mann Artist in Community Engagement (ACE) Award Grantee
Artist-in-Residence, Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, Queens, N.Y.
"Re-Adjust Your Armour and Repeat", Rosekill Farm, Rosendale, N.Y. (residency)
"ESSENTIAL DEPARTURES", Rosekill Farm, Rosendale, N.Y. (residency)
(Travel Award) The Consulate General of the United States in Guangzhou, Guangzhou, CHINA
Dong Dong & LuLu Residency, Beijing, CHINA
Art Space, UNESCO A.port (mini-residency for site-specific work), Incheon, SOUTH KOREA (catalog)
NYFA  Fellowship  (Interdisciplinary Art), New York, N.Y.
2009, 2010, 2016
The Rema Hort Mann Foundation, Award Nominee, New York, NY.
Hunter College Scholarship Award,New York, NY.
NWSA Scholarship Award, Miami,FL.
Vermont Studio Center Scholarship Award, multi-media artist residency, Johnson, VT.
League for Innovation Competition (National Competition-Finalist)
Francis Wolfson Scholarship Award, Miami, FL.


2019,, "Performing the Legacy of Caribbean Junkanoo", by M.C. Stevens, September 23, 2019.
2019,, “multicultural patterns”, by Jana Astanov, January 5, 2019.
2018,, "Home Temple", by Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow, February 23, 2018.
2018,, "Terms of Engagement, Performance Art(ists) and Language(s),by Esther Neff, January 30, 2018.
2017 Being So. pages 164-167. China Academy of Art Press 
2017 Art. Letter Home.  pages 116-119. China Academy of Art Press (Catalog)
2017, “Top Ten NYC Artists Now” by Art 511 Magazine, December   8, 2017.
2017 Tri City News, Monmouth's News & Arts Weekly, August 31, 2017, Vol. 19 + Issue 17, pg. 30, "Asbury's Siren Arts Presents We Will Replace You: A Radical Performance Art Event In Response to Charlottesville" by Michelle Gladden
2017   The Miami Rail, "2017 Jamaica Biennial" by Nicole Smythe-Johnson
2017   Huffington Post "Taking Stock of the Jamaica Biennial 2017 with the Executive Director of the National Gallery of Jamaica, Veerle Poupeye & Others"
05/25/2017 03:33 pm ET | Updated Jun 26, 2017
2017 Jamaica Biennial 2017. Published in conjunction with the exhibition at The National Gallery of Jamaica, Kingston, JA (Catalog)
2016 Jamaican Pulse: Art and Politics from Jamaica and the Diaspora, 25 June-11 September 2016 (Catalog) 
2016 digital, National Gallery of Jamaica, April 24-July 4, 2016 (Catalog) 
2015 Future of Art-- The 2nd International YOUNG Artists Exhibition 2015 Zhong shan (Catalog)
2014  "The In-Between Places of Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow's Visual Art Practice by Jacqueline Bishop, April 8th, 2014. 
2013 Emergency Index 2012, Volume 2, pages 320-1. the Bros. Lumiere for Ugly Duckling Presse
Interview with Fresh Milk Barbados: a documentary on performance art in monthly installments posted online for six months by Damali Abrams.
2012 Bookends: Art, September 23, 2012. ‘’Jamaican Visual Artists Celebrate” by John Deamond
2012 The Washington Diplomat, Thursday, September 2, 2012 ‘’For Boundary-Breaking Artists, Some Bonds Can’t be Severed’’ by Gary Tischler
2012  "More Fire: Identity Politics Again" by Herb Tam
2010 B.ART monthly visual art magazine from Busan 2010. publication. page 49 and Official Poster image for The 7th Busan International Video Festival. Busan, Korea.
2010 @ MEME Gallery, Cambridge, MA ‘’Royalty, Servants, and Discourse at MEME Gallery’’ by John Pyper
2009  @English Kills Gallery, Brooklyn, NY  Reflecting on “Maximum Perception” &  Tons of Photos by Hrag Vartanian on December 13, 2009
2009 Queens International 4-Jan 24-Apr 26,2009  (Catalog)
2008 “Domestic Disturbance: Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow”, NY ARTS Magazine, May/June 2008. 85
2007   Exit Art  and Trickster Theater , ‘’Serious Games’’, DVD (a part of Exit Art archives and publication)
2007 The New York Times, Weekend Arts : Spare Times, Friday, January 26, pg. E34, ‘’Serious Games’’by Melena Ryzek
2007  Perge Modo:’’Serious Games’’ at Exit Art, Tuesday, Jan.23,2007 games-at –exit-art.html
2006 Exit Art  and Trickster Theater , ‘’Water Project’’, DVD (a part of Exit Art archives and publication)
2006 Exit Art  and Trickster Theater , ‘’Willd Nights’’, DVD (a part of Exit Arts archives and publication)
2006  Newsday, Section G, Sunday,Oct.15, ‘’Asian women unbound’’
2006,News & Features,Aug.19,Performance Trumps Art at ‘’Wild Nights’’
2005  Hunter MFA Catalog ,XXV Fall
2005  The  New York Art, (November) -Art Reviews,-‘’ Utopian Conquest’’
2004  Biscayne Times- Art Reviews-“Rectangle Art Space”
1998  The Miami Herald (Living /Arts)-“Here and Now Festival”
1998  May, The Miami Herald (Art)-Art Reviews-Tenth Anniversary, “Playing Games”
1997  The Miami Herald (Living/Arts)-Here and Now Festival
1997  August Caribbean Today-“Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow (Sculptor explores feminine issues through art)” pgs.16-17
1996  League for Innovation Award of Merit Catalog

2019 Workshop and Panel discussion, "Show Don't Tell" (A Culture Push Symposium), The 8th Floor, New York, N.Y. 
2019 Workshop, The UnSpace, "UNTEACHING", Brooklyn, N.Y.
2019 Panel discussion, College Art Association (CAA), "Supporting Immigrant Artists and Communities: Current in Motion" New York, N.Y.  
2018, 2019 NYFA Immigrant Artists Program (Mentorship) , New York, N.Y.  
2018 University of Massachusetts Amherst Art Department, (Feild Trip to AIOP) New York, N.Y. 
2017 Guest Lecturer, "Art. Letter Home",  China Academy of Art, Hongzhou, China
2017 Panel discussion, “We Are All Migrants”, presented by Montclair State University, Art Department, Montclair, N.J.                                       2016 Panel discussion, Hetrick-Martin Institute, New York, N.Y.
2016 Artist Talk, School of Visual Arts (MFA), New York, N.Y.                                                                                                       
2015 Artist talk, Riverdale Country School, Bronx, N.Y.                                                                                                

2013 2015 Panel discussion, 3rd Ward, Introduction to the New York Art World by Krista Saunders, Brooklyn, N.Y. 
2012 Artist talk, MoCADA (Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art) ‘’loop’’, Brooklyn, N.Y.
2012 Artist talk, Art Space UNESCO A.port, Art Fehur: ‘’RUIN’’, Incheon, SOUTH KOREA
2012 Guest Lecturer and workshop, Exit Art, ‘’Collective / Performative’’ New York, N.Y.
2011 Guest Lecturer, Parsons School of Design, Professor Alexios Moore, New York, N.Y.
2009 Group lead artist talks, The Queens Museum of Art, ‘’Queens International 4’’, Queens, N.Y.
2005 Panel discussion, Rush Arts Gallery,’’ Utopian Conquest: Ideal Domination’’, New York, NY.

2017- present   School of Visual Arts M.F.A., New York, N.Y., Faculty/ Professor of Art
2016-17  MAPP International Productions, New York, N.Y., Artist Management /Admin. Manager


2019 Backlot Festival, Kaufmann Art District, Museum of the Moving Image, Astoria, N.Y.                                                                                  2018, 2019  Grace Exhibition Space, New York, N.Y., Performance Curator
2016 Spring Break Art Fair, ‘’Portable Mind: Mind over Matter’’, New York, N.Y., Performance Curator                                                                 2015 ‘’The Great American Performance Festival’’, Grace Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, N.Y. Assistant to Curator, Jill McDermid                         2013 "Group Therapy: Aesthetics and Politics"  tART Collective, DUMBO Galleries, Brooklyn, N.Y. Assistant to Curator, Nina Felshin

2017-present  Grace Exhibition Space, New York, N.Y., Advisory Board Member

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