Contact: rebeccamajor.mail@gmail.com

Education:
Hunter College, Certificate of Curatorial Studies, 2018
Hunter College, Master of Fine Arts, 2014
Pratt Institute, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting

Residencies, stipends, & Awards:
Liquitex Residency Program, 2021
Artists in the Marketplace (AIM), Bronx Museum (Shortlisted) 2019
Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, HU, 2003

Collections:
• Ludwig Museum. Budapest, HU
• Mai Mano House of Hungarian Photography. Budapest, HU
• Transformazium Coll. Carnegie Library, Braddock, PA, US

Solo Exhibitions:
2016 • Yashar Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, NY. Little Things
2015 • Thomas Hunter Project Space, Hunter College, New York, NY. Shirley Gloria   Link
2003 • Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, HU. From Chaos to Order: Lost Gloves of New York City  Link   Link   Link
2001 • Mai Mano House of Hungarian Photography, Budapest, HU. Characters

Select Group Exhibitions:
2022 • The Royal, New York, NY. Small Works
2021 • Art Toronto Fair, presented by Vellum Projects [Virtual-exhibit]
2021 • The Royal, New York, NY. Twilight Procession
2021 • Orenda Gallery, New York, NY. Conceptual Abstraction [Virtual-exhibit]
2021 • Hot-Cabinet, Hot Afternoon Video Jam [virtual-exhibit]
2020 • Vellum Magazine Issue 24, Human Nature    Link
2020 • Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin, TX. Suffrage Now: A 19th Amendment Centennial Exhibition
2019 • Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ. All Animals Welcome  Link 
2019 • Æther Gallery, Sophia, BG. Sophia Art Week (SAW)
2019 • ArtsWestchester, Whiteplains, NY. The Chair Show
2018 • One Eyed Studios, Brooklyn, NY. What Are You Doing Here in the Dark, Susie?  Link
2018 • Local Project, LIC, NY. The Feeling is Mutual  Link
2017 • Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brookyn, NY. Warped  Link
2017 • Yashar Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, NY. Shirley Gloria
2016 • Yashar Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, NY. Little Things
2015 • Index Gallery, Newark, NJ. Filmideo
2015 • Brooklyn Fireproof, Brooklyn, NY. Self-Love is Not Ego [Live-PRF.] Link
2014 • 205 Gallery, New York, NY. Hunter College MFA Thesis Exhibition
2014 • 2nd fl. Hunter College Art Gallery, New York, NY. A Dialogue Between a Head of Moss and a Bloom of Magnolia
2012 • Hunter College Times Square Gallery, New York, NY. The Amateur Astronomers Society of Voorhees Salon
2012 • 10 Days that Shook the World. Provincetown, MA. Iceman Dot Performance [Live-PRF.]  Link
2011 • Hunter College Times Square Gallery, New York, NY. Play It Again
2010 • Ludwig Museum, Budapest, HU. Unmistakable Sentences: The Collection Revisited
2010 • Grace Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, NY. DataDada  Link
2010 • Index Gallery, Newark, NJ. Rock Dreams: Artist Made Songs
2010 • Subterranean Arthouse, Berkeley, CA. Mythological Landscapes of the Body
2010 • NJ School of Architecture Gallery, Newark, NJ. Theater Town  Link
2010 • Harsimus Cemetery, Jersey City, NJ. In Spirited Company Link
2009 • Ludwig Museum, Budapest, HU. New Acquisitions: Rarely Seen Works
2009 • Janos Gat Gallery, New York, NY. Contemporary Hungarian Video Artists
2009 • Oualie Art, Newark, NJ. Unchartered Territories
2008 • Eyewash Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Artwalking
2008 • NJ School of Architecture Gallery, Newark, NJ. The Westinghouse Project  Link
2008 • The White Box. New York, NY. The Dream of the Red Chamber Masquerade Ball
2007 • Janos Gat Gallery, New York, NY. Varia
2007 • The White Box Annex, New York, NY. Gamebird Sampler  Link
2007 • NJ School of Architecture Gallery, Newark, NJ. A Modified History of Downtown Newark Link
2007 • Grace Van Vorst, Jersey City, NJ. Cathedral Arts Festival
2006 • Red Saw Gallery, Newark, NJ. Schoner Arsche

2006 • Art in Odd Places, New York, NY Mis-Match  Link
2006 • Aferro Gallery, Newark, NJ. In Light  Link
2006 • Red Saw Gallery, Newark, NJ. Escaping Freedom
2006 • NJ School of Architecture Gallery, Newark, NJ. Jailhouse Revival
2005 • Kogart Museum, Budapest, HU. NECC- Female Identity in Eastern Europe
2005 • Prenelle Gallery, London, UK. Island Art Film and Video Festival
2004 • Anthology Film Archives; New Filmmakers Series, New York, NY. Long Distance
2004 • National Hungarian Film Festival. Urania Theater, Budapest, HU. Long Distance
2004 • Judson Memorial Church, New York, NY. April Showers
2004 • Van Brunt Gallery, New York, NY. AmBush
2004 • Chisholm Gallery, New York, NY. Peace Signs: The Anti-War Movement Illustrated
2003 • Hungarian Museum of Photography, Kecskemèt, HU. Taken in Hungary
2003 • White Box-The Annex, New York, NY. The Gun & Wound Show
2003 • Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, NY. Recession Special: 99-Dollar Show
2002 • Dining Haul, Unpacked no. 4. New York, NY. Link
2002 • Chashama, New York, NY. Windows on 42nd Street
2001 • Palais Royal Jardin, Paris, FR. Regard Hongrois Link
2001 • Chashama, New York, NY. Blank-Box; Times Square
2000 • Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, NY. Pet Show

Press:
2019 • RFB Editorial Director Michele Carlo gets the story behind the stories of “I ART NY” podcast hosts Izabela Gola and Rebecca Major. Radio Free Brooklyn, May, newsletter Link
2010 • Ludwig Museum, HUN. Permanent Collection. exhibition brochure
2008 • Larry Walczak. Walking Williamsburg NY ARTS Magazine Vol. 13 No. 11/12, 2008 Link
2003 • Lost Gloves, Print City Kft publishers, HU. exhibition booklet

2010 • New York-i kesztyuk [New York Gloves–Transl.] Sept. 22, Nepszabadsag, HUN. newspaper
2003 • From Choas to Order, Ludwig Museum of Budapest, HU. exhibition brochure
2003 • Talalt targyak muveszeti osztalya [Found Objects As Art -Transl.] Sept. 19. Metro. HUN. newspaper
2003 • Uj idoszaki kiallitasok. September. Muzeumi Hirlevel [Museum Exhibition News-Transl.] HU. magazine
2003 • “Kaosztol rendig [From Chaos to Order-Trans.] October, Foto Mozaik, HU. magazine
2001 • Regard Hongrois/Hungarian Photographers: In the Garden of the Palais Royal, PAULKER publishers. exhibition catalog Link 

Related Professional Activities:
2019-21 • The Jewish Museum, New York, Curatorial intern
2019-21 • I Art New York - Podcast, Co-producer/co-host
2018 • CUE Art Foundation, NY. Development intern
2018 • Dieu Donné Org, NY. Administrative intern
2015 • Hunter College, NY. Visiting guest lecturer, ceramics seminar class
2014 • Hunter College, NY. Woodshop manager for Fall session
2014 • Hunter College, NY. Teaching Assistant; Fall Seminar class w/ Prof. Nari Ward
2013 • Hunter College, NY. Teaching Assistant; Spring Seminar class w/ Prof. Nari Ward
2009 • International Center of Photography (ICP) NY. Teaching Assistant; Summer

Curatorial Assistant:
The Hare with Amber Eyes, Jewish Museum, New York, 11/2021-5/2022
George Segal's Monumental Sculpture Abraham and Isaac, Jewish Museum, New York, 6/2019-2/2022
Copy, Translate, Repeat; Contemporary Art from the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros,,
205 Hudson Gallery, New York, Feb.-April 2018

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