Luiza Kurzyna
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About

Luiza Kurzyna observes nature and reimagines the relationships of plants and animals, creating wearable objects or hybrid puppet creatures for interactive role-play. She received her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and her MFA from Brooklyn College. Her work has been included in group shows at Glasslands Gallery (2014), Streb Warehouse (2014), both in Brooklyn; the New Britain Museum of American Art, CT (multiple years); Denise Bibro Gallery, NY (2012), and Artspace, Hew Haven, CT (2011), among others. She has completed residencies at Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, MI (2014), I-Park Foundation, East Haddam, CT (2013), among others. She is a recipient of the 2015 BRIC Media Fellowship. Luiza has taught at Sacred Heart School in New Britain CT, Our Piece of the Pie in Hartford, and at Brooklyn College. She currently teaches at Parsons the New School for Design and at Time-In.

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Sunny the Giant
Sunny the Giant
fabric, poly-fiber, zippers, embroidery
Cuddle Monster
Cuddle Monster
fabric, poly-fiber, elastic, rubber
Swinging (We've Got Big Balls)
Swinging (We've Got Big Balls)
fabric, poly-fiber
Flooded
Flooded
oil stick on paper
Bash Bish/ Bish Bash
Bash Bish/ Bish Bash
acrylic, oil pastel on paper
Gutsy the Gourd
Gutsy the Gourd
double hand puppet; fabric, poly-fiber, elastic
Gila Glove
Gila Glove
hand puppet; fabric, poly-fiber, wire, zipper
Long Distance
Long Distance
fabric,elastic, hangers
Head In the Clouds
Head In the Clouds
fabric, poly-fiber
Salvation (Poestenkill)
Salvation (Poestenkill)
oil pastel on paper
Clammy
Clammy
oil stick on paper
Look Don't Look
Look Don't Look
video, fabric, foam
Work to Play
Work to Play
video
Birth of Venus
Birth of Venus
video, fabric, foam
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