ANNETTA KAPON

  • RESIDENCY DATES : Aug 1st 2009 to Aug 24th 2009
  • FROM : USA
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Annetta Kapon works in Sculpture, Installation and Video. Kapon, born in Athens, Greece, now lives in Los Angeles and has exhibited in the United States and abroad since 1982. She is a professor in Graduate Fine Arts at Otis College of Art and Design, where she teaches both studio and theory seminars.

Her work has been featured at Side Street Projects, Jewish Museum in Greece, the University of Chicago, LACE, Exit Art, Wexner Center for the Arts and the Biennale of Sydney among others.

She has had solo exhibitions at Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Armstrong/Schoenheit, French Institute and Zefxis in Greece, Carnegie Mellon University, U.C. Riverside, and Southern Exposure in San Francisco.

Kapon holds B.A. and M.A. degrees in English from the Aristotle University in Thessaloniki and the University of London, respectively. She then received her BFA from Otis College and her MFA from UCLA. She is the recipient of numerous artist residency fellowships, as well as WESTAF, Art Matters, Pollock/Krasner and California Community Foundation grants.