Competition: US & Canada
Cooper Union; Columbia University
Anna Conway lives and works in New York City, having received her B.F.A. from the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art and her M.F.A. from Columbia University. Conway’s work has been exhibited widely nationally and internationally at galleries and museums; for example, in New York at MOMA PS1; University Art Museum, Albany; American Academy of Arts and Letters; American Contemporary Gallery; Guild and Greyshkul; Mitchell, Innes and Nash; at Kansas City’s Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art; and in Europe at DePury & Luxembourg, Zurich, Switzerland and Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels. Her work has been reviewed and featured in Annual Art Magazine, Art in America, Art Review, Artforum, Frieze, McSweeney’s Quarterly, Modern Painters, New American Paintings, New York Times, New Yorker, and Time Out New York, among others. Conway was included in Art Review‘s “100 Future Greats” and its publication and exhibition Art Review 25: Emerging US Artists. Conway has been the recipient of two Pollock-Krasner Foundation Awards, the 2008 American Academy of Arts and Letters William L. Metcalf Award, and Columbia University’s Debra Sabato Award for painting. Conway has taught both graduate and undergraduate students at Brooklyn College, Columbia University, Cooper Union School of Art, and Parsons School of Design, and she has lectured at numerous other schools, including Boston University, Brandeis College, and Yale University.