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

Solo Exhibitions:
2017 • Yashar Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Shirley Gloria
2016 • Yashar Gallery, Brooklyn, NY Little Things
2015 • Thomas Hunter Project Space, Hunter College, New York, NY. Shirley Gloria
2003 • Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, HU. From Chaos to Order: Lost Gloves of New York City  Link   Link
2001 • Mai Mano House of Hungarian Photography, Budapest, HU. Characters

Select Group Exhibitions:
2019 • Æther Gallery, Sophia, BG. Sophia Art Week (SAW)
   • ArtsWestchester, Whiteplains, NY. The Chair Show
2018 • One Eyed Studios, Brooklyn, NY. What Are You Doing Here in the Dark, Susie?  Link
   • Local Project, LIC, NY. The Feeling is Mutual  Link
2017 • Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brookyn, NY. Warped: Pratt Alumni Exhibition
2015 • Index Gallery, Newark, NJ. Filmideo
   • Brooklyn Fireproof, Brooklyn, NY. Self-Love is Not Ego. Performance and video  Link
2014 • 205 Gallery, Hunter College, New York, NY. MFA Thesis Exhibition
   • Second Floor Gallery, Hunter College, 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
   • 10 Days that Shook the World. Provincetown MA. IcemanDotPerformance. Performance participant  Link
2011 • Hunter College Times Square Gallery, New York, NY. Play it Again
2010 • Ludwig Museum, Budapest, HU. Unmistakable Sentences: The Collection Revisited
   • Grace Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, NY
. DataDada  Link
   • Index Gallery, Newark, NJ. Rock Dreams: Artist Made Songs
   • Subterranean Arthouse, Berkeley, CA. Mythological Landscapes of the Body
   • NJ School of Architecture Gallery, Newark, NJ. Theater Town  Link
   • Harsimus Cemetery, Jersey City, NJ. In Spirited Company Link
2009 • Ludwig Museum, Budapest, HU. New Acquisitions: Rarely Seen Works
   • Janos Gat Gallery, New York, NY. Contemporary Hungarian Video Artists
   • Oualie Art, Newark, NJ. Unchartered Territories
2008 • Eyewash Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Artwalking
   • NJ School of Architecture Gallery, Newark, NJ. The Westinghouse Project  Link
   • The White Box. New York, NY. The Dream of the Red Chamber Masquerade Ball
2007• Janos Gat Gallery, New York, NY
. Varia
   • The White Box Annex, New York, NY. Gamebird Sampler  Link
   • NJ School of Architecture Gallery, Newark, NJ. A Modified History of Downtown Newark
   • Grace Van Vorst, Jersey City, NJ. Cathedral Arts Festival
2006 • Red Saw Gallery, Newark, NJ. Schoner Arsche

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

   • Windows on 42nd Street. Chashama, New York, NY
2001 • Palais Royal Jardin, Paris, FR. Regard Hongrois
   • Chashama, Times Sq. New York, NY. Blank Box
2000 • Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, NY. Pet Show

Bibliography:
2019 • Radio Free Brooklyn Newsletter: May 2019 "RFB Editorial Director Michele Carlo gets the story behind the stories of “I ART NY” podcast hosts Izabela Gola and Rebecca Major"  Link
2010 • Ludwig Museum in Hungary, Permanent Collection Catalogue

   • “New York-i kesztyuk” [New York Gloves–Trans.] 9/22, Nepszabadsag [review daily newspaper, HU]

2008 • Larry Walczak. “Walking Williamsburg,” NY ARTS Magazine Vol. 13 No. 11/12, 2008.
2003 • Lost Gloves, Print City Kft publishers [exhibition pamphlet]
   • From Choas to Order, published by Ludwig Museum of Budapest. [press pamphlet]
   • “Talalt targyak muveszeti osztalya” [Found Objects As Art–Trans.] 9/19, Metro [review daily newspaper, HU]
   • “Uj idoszaki kiallitasok” [Contemporary Exhibitions–Trans.] Sept, Muzeumi Hirlevel [review magazine, HU] 

    • “Kaosztol rendig” [From Chaos to Order–Trans.] Oct, Foto Mozaik [review magazine, HU]
2001 • Regard Hongrois/Hungarian Photographers: In the Garden of the Palais Royal, catalogue of 
exhibition, PAULKER publishers. [catalog of exhibition]

Related Professional Activities:
2019 • The Jewish Museum, NY. Curatorial intern. Spring-Fall 2019
   • Co-producer and co-host. “I Art New York” podcast
   • AIM program, Bronx Museum. Shortlisted for 2019 cycle
2018 • CUE Art Foundation. Development intern. Fall
   • Dieu Donné Org. Administrative intern. Fall
2015 • Hunter College. Visiting guest lecturer. Ceramics seminar class
2013-14 • Hunter College. TA. 2-D, 3-D Seminar classes, led by Prof. Nari Ward. Fall-Spring
2009 • International Center of Photography, NY. TA. Summer

Stipend Awards:
2009 • Oualie Arts. Newark, NJ. 

2003 • Ludwig Museum. Budapest, HU

Collections:
• Ludwig Museum. Budapest, HU

• Mai Mano House of Hungarian Photography. Budapest, HU
• Carnegie Museum of Art, Transformazium Art Lending Coll. Carnegie Library, Braddock, PA.

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