NYFA/NYSCA Fellow in Craft/Sculpture 2023

Past Time
Mika Horibuchi,  On Kawara, Gabriela Salazar

Between Life and Land: Crisis

Artists include Ackroyd & Harvey, Lani Asunción, Tiana Birrell, Lily Brooks, Desert ArtLAB, John Grade, Beth Krensky, Meditation Ocean Constellation, Postcommodity, Gabriela Salazar, and Wendy Wischer.

Kimball Art Center
Park City, UT
July 21 - October 29,  2023

Primary Residence
(Low Relief for High Water)
, 2022

Gabriela Salazar was born in New York City to architects from Puerto Rico. She has had solo exhibitions at NURTUREart; The Bronx River Arts Center; The Lighthouse Works, Fishers Island; Efrain Lopez Gallery, Chicago; The River Valley Arts Collective at the Al Held Foundation, New York, and with the Climate Museum, in Washington Square Park, NYC. Her work has been included in group shows at the Whitney Museum, Socrates Sculpture Park, the Queens Museum, El Museo del Barrio, The Drawing Center, Candice Madey Gallery, David Nolan Gallery, Someday Gallery, Storm King Art Center, and the Whitney Museum. Salazar’s work has also appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, hyperallergic, and The Brooklyn Rail. Residencies include Workspace (LMCC); Yaddo, The MacDowell Colony, Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Abrons Arts Center, “Open Sessions” at The Drawing Center, and the Socrates Emerging Artist Fellowship. In 2023 she was named a NYFA/NYSCA Fellow in Craft/Sculpture. She holds an MFA from Rhode Island School of Design, a BA from Yale University, and lives, works, and teaches in NYC.


Below is a partial and ongoing list of collaborators, assistants, fabricators, and helpers.

Dustin Williamson, Nicole Salazar, Plover, Antonia Rosselló, Luis Salazar, Max Rose Bell, Keelin Pogue, Mary Choutier, Chris Crary, Lucas Blalock, Natalie Skinner, Julia Eshaghpour, Chad Stayrook, Dorian Gaudin, Camille Amezcua, Coco Goupil, Rosalie Horton, Stephany Sueldo, William Samulski, Joe Graham-Felsen, Leah Beeferman, Rosalie Horton.

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