About

BIOGRAPHY

Tun Myaing was born in Rangoon, Burma and moved to the United States in 1994. He received a MFA from the New York Academy of Art and a BFA from Fashion Institute of Technology.  His work has been shown throughout New York and exists in many private collections.  He has also curated many successful group shows and is the director of the project space  Art Foundry US. Tun Myaing lives and works in Queens, New York City.  

Paintanyway.com  - a website where a collection of collaborative curated shows exists 

Tellthemstories.org - A website I created for my ongoing curatorial passion project 

Patreon.com/tunmyaing - You can support me by becoming a patron of my arts on this website. Check out the video below:

 

You can contact the artist by using the form at the bottom of the page


 

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EDUCATION

2006 New York Academy of Art, NYC, Master of Fine Art
2003 Fashion Institute of Technology, NYC Bachelor of Fine Arts

 

RESIDENCY

2016 ESKFF Residency Program, Mana Contemporary, New Jersey


AWARDS

2004-06 Academic Scholarship Award, New York Academy of Art
2002-03 Fashion Institute of Technology Art Scholarship

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010 Journey to the end of the night, Anagnorisis, White rabbit gallery, New York, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Palette, Abend Gallery, Denver, Colorado, Exhibition curated by Dina Brodsky and Trek Lexington

2016 Point of Origin, The Lodge Gallery, New York, NY, Exhibition curated by Dina Brodsky and Trek Lexington

2015 Realm of the Unreal, Gristle Art Gallery, New York, NY, Exhibition curated by Samantha Levin

2014 Tell them stories, Art Foundry US, New York, NY

        Behind the curtain, Mark Miller Gallery, New York, NY

        Beyond the threshold, Mark Miller Gallery, New York, NY

        Voyeur, Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY

2013 Compulsion, Mark Miller Gallery, New York, NY

2012 2 x 2, ESKFF at Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ 

          Living Things, Art Foundry US, New York, NY, Exhibition curated by Heidi Elbers and Tun Myaing

2011 Salvaged, Island weiss gallery, New York, NY

         Art For Tibet 3, Joshua liner gallery, New York, NY

         NYAA 5th Annual Summer Exhibition, Flowers gallery, New York, NY

         Peripeteia, anagnorisis, white gallery, New York, NY

2010 Intimate immensity, dean project, New York, NY

         Art for tibet, Union gallery, New York, NY

         Highlights from the New York academy of art, Island Weiss Gallery, New York, NY

         Remnants, fuse gallery, New York, NY

         Poetry of space, Artana gallery, Boston, MA

         Contemporary Burmese art: ideas & ideals, New York Open Center

2009 summer Exhibition, NYAA, NYC, Exhibition curated by David Salle, Will Cotton, Nicola Hicks and Matthew Flowers



CURATORIAL

2017 Straight Outta Burma, Long Island City, New York, NY, Exhibition curated by Tun Myaing

2017 Transmogrification, Long Island City, New York, NY, Exhibition curated by Tun Myaing and Panos Papamichael

2015 Tell Them Stories: Origins, Mark Miller Gallery, New York, NY, Exhibition curated by Marshall Jones and Tun Myaing

2014 Lucid Visions, Panepinto Galleries, Jersey City, NJ, Exhibition curated by Diana Corvelle, Cara DeAngelis and Tun Myaing

         Tell them stories, Art Foundry U.S, New York, NY, Exhibition curated by Marshall Jones and Tun Myaing

2012 Living Things, Art Foundry U.S, New York, NY, Exhibition curated by Heidi Elbers and Tun Myaing

         The Drawing Room, Milavec Hakimi Gallery, New York, NY, Exhibition  curated by Dina Brodsky Karl Koett and Tun Myaing

         LINE, the cell a twenty first century salon , New York, NY, Exhibition curated  by Dina Brodsky Karl Koett and Tun Myaing

2011 Salvaged, Island Weiss gallery, New York, NY, Exhibition curated by Dina Brodsky and Tun Myaing

 


 
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