december, 2021

Virtual Artist Conversation: Lucia Hierro and Joiri Minaya

14dec6:00 pmVirtual Artist Conversation: Lucia Hierro and Joiri MinayaThe Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

Event Details

Tuesday, December 14 | 6 to 7 pm
$10; Free for members

Join artists Lucia Hierro and Joiri Minaya in conversation as they discuss intersections between their work and Hierro’s solo exhibition Marginal Costs, on view through January 2, 2022.

Born in New York City, Lucia Hierro received a BFA from SUNY Purchase (2010) and an MFA from Yale School of Art (2013). Her work has been included in solo and group exhibitions at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art and Storytelling, and Elizabeth Dee Gallery, all in New York; Casa Quién, Santo Domingo; the Museum of the African Diaspora, San Francisco; Jeffrey Deitch, Los Angeles, Sean Horton (presents), Dallas Texas and most recently a solo show at Primary Projects. Residencies include: Yaddo, Redbull Arts in Detroit, Fountainhead Residency, Bronx Museum’s Artist in the Market program, and Casa Quién. Her work is part of the JP Morgan Chase art collection, Centro Cultural Eduardo León Jimenes, the Perez Art Museum Miami, and the Rennie collection in Vancouver. Hierro lives and works in New York.

Joiri Minaya (b. 1990) is a NY-based Dominican-United Statesian multi-disciplinary artist. She studied art at the ENAV (DR), the Chavón School of Design, and Parsons. Minaya has exhibited across the Caribbean, the U.S. and internationally. She recently received a Jerome Hill Felllowship, a NY Artadia award and the BRIC’s Colene Brown Art Prize, and has participated in residencies at Skowhegan, Smack Mellon, Bronx Museum, Red Bull House of Art, LES Printshop, Socrates Sculpture Park, Art Omi, ISCP, and Vermont Studio Center.



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The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

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The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum

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