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Charlotte Becket & Emmy Mikelson
Charlotte Becket lives and works in New York City where she is an Associate Professor at Pace University. She attended Hunter College's MFA program and received her BFA from the Cleveland Institute of Art. Solo and two person exhibitions include Valentine Gallery NY, Crisp Gallery in London, LEAP in Berlin, Taxter and Spengemann in New York City as well as group exhibitions at Gazelli Art House in London, Gasser and Grunert, Anna Kustera, NY Studio Gallery, Passerby and the Invitational Exhibition Academy of Arts and Letters in New York City. She has been invited to lecture on her work at various galleries and universities and has been the recipient of grants from The New York Foundation for the Arts, Socrates Sculpture Park, The Joan Mitchell Foundation, The Tony Smith Foundation, and the Verizon Foundation. Her work has been reviewed in The New York Times, TimeOut London, ArtForum, and Art in America, among others, and included in the publication, 100 Artists, a compendium of interviews with 100 international contemporary artists by Francesca Gavin.
Emmy Mikelson is an interdisciplinary artist living and working in New York City. She received her MFA from Hunter College and her BFA from the University of Iowa. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally including recent video screenings in the Transvideo: Borderless Images festival in Mexico City and Helsinki. Her work has been featured in the magazines Fresh Paint, Paint Pulse, 491 and The Round: A Journal of Literary and Visual Arts, and she has published short fiction and artwork in the experimental architecture journals Nova Organa, KTISMA, T3xture and Moinoplis, among others. She recently co-authored with Katherine Behar the publication And Another Thing: Nonanthropocentrism and Art (punctum books, 2016). She has been an invited speaker at the Center for Transformative Media at Parsons the New School for Design, NY; Maysles Cinema, Harlem, NY; Pace University, NY; and a guest curator for the James Gallery at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY). She has taught new media courses at Baruch College, CUNY, and Pace University, NYC, and teaches freehand drawing summer workshops in the School of Architecture at The Cooper Union, New York, NY. She recently participated in Labverde, a science and art research residency in the Brazilian rainforest.