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Deborah Yasinsky
deborahyasinsky@gmail.com
www.deborahyasinsky.com

EDUCATION

MFA, Painting, Lehman College, CUNY, 2020
MS Ed, Museum Education, Bank Street College of Education, 2009
BA, Fine Arts/Illustration, Stern College, Yeshiva University, 1994
AAS, Textile/Surface Design, Fashion Institute of Technology, 1993

EXHIBITIONS

2021
Birth, Empty Set Gallery, Bronx, NY (upcoming solo exhibition)
Text To Frame, Motherling Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
Transcendence, Local Project Art Space, LIC, NYC
Rototscope Project, Hot Cabinet, NYC

2020
Alien Nations 2020, Coral Gables Museum, Coral Gables, Florida
Primordial Soup, Paradice Palase, Brooklyn, NY
Artists Colab: Made In Practice, Paradice Palase, Brooklyn, NY,
Rototscope Project, Hot Cabinet, NYC
Woodcut Prints, Big Ink Prints, Newmarket, NH
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY

2019
Cosmic Freedom, Hot Cabinet Film Screening, Bronx Music Heritage Center, Bronx, NY
Paintings and Ceramics, Office of the President, Lehman College, CUNY, Bronx, NY
Assemblage Portraiture, YU Museum Education Department, NYC
Object Trouve’, Riverfront Art Gallery, Yonkers, NY

2018
Online Exhibition, Trestle Gallery
Interfaith Biennial, Dominican University, River Forest, IL
The Freak Show, Local Project Art Space, LIC, NYC
Community, 14th Street Y Gallery, New York, NY
CUNY Film Festival, New York, NY
NYC MFA Exhibition, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, Brooklyn, NY

2017
Salon Group Exhibition, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
YAW, Yonkers, NY

2016
Yonkers Carpet Mill Artist Collective, Yonkers, NY
Purchase College, PC4, Yonkers, NY
Spring 2015 Exhibition, Urban Studios Unbound Gallery, Yonkers, NY,
Yoho Artists Studios, Yonkers, NY

2015
Artists Interpreting Meaning, Public Appliance, Yonkers, NY
Yoho Artists Studios, Yonkers, NY

CURATORIAL
Eco Urgency Artists Make the Case, Wave Hill Public Garden and Cultural Center and Lehman College Art Gallery Collaboration, Curatorial Committee, (upcoming)
Claiming the Canon: Women Disrupting Art History, Lehman College Art Gallery, Co-Curator, (upcoming)
Beasts Like Me: Feminism and Fantasy, Bronx Art Space, Bronx Art Space, 2020
Listen: Artists Respond to Politics, Bronx Arts Space, 2020

LECTURES/PANELS
Panelist, Percent for Art, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, Selection Panel PS 87X, 2021
Guest Lecturer, Social Media, the Arts, and the Curator's view, LIM College, NYC, 2020
Curatorial Tour, Beasts Like Me: Feminism and Fantasy, Bronx Art Space, 2020
Moderator, Artist Panel Discussion, Beasts Like Me: Feminism and Fantasy, Bronx Art Space, 2020
Artist Interview, Hot Studio, Hot Cabinet Presents, 2020
Panelist, The Road Less Taken: Five SCW Alumnae and their Unexpected Career Paths. SCW, YU, 2020
Curatorial Tour, Listen: Artists Respond to Politics, Bronx Art Space, 2019
Moderator, Artist Panel Discussion, Listen: Artists Respond to Politics, Bronx Art Space, 2019
Panelist, Art for New York City Public School, School Construction Authority, 2018
Guest Lecturer, Printmaking and The Day of the Dead, ArtsWestchester professional development for Westchester Art Teachers, 2015
Guest Lecturer, Cultural Resources in ELA and other subjects, Metropolitan New York Library Council NYC; Uncommon Approaches to The Common Core Conference, 2014

RESIDENCIES

2021
Portraiture: Art and Music, Artist in Residence, PS 94, Bronx, NY
Stop Motion Animation, Online Artist in Residence, Roosevelt Hight School, Yonkers, NY
Robots: Art and Music, Artist in Residence, PS 5, Bronx, NY
Cultural Heritage and Art, Artist in Residence, PS 340, Bronx, NY
Robots: Art and Music, Artist In Residence, PS 86, Bronx, NY
Collage and My Pandemic Experience, Artist in Residency, Bronx High School for the Visual Arts, Bronx, NY

2020
CRISIS Artist Residency Project, Online Residency

2018
The Big Ink, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
Mural Artist In Residence, PS 36, Bronx, NY
Recycled Sculpture Artist In Residence, High School for Energy and Technology Bronx, NY
LCAG Artist in Residence, Painting and Abstraction, PS 94, Bronx, NY

2012 - 2015
Martin Luther King Jr. Academy, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Yonkers Middle High School, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Westchester Hills School 29, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Museum School 25, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Riverside High School, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Robert C. Dodson School, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Palisade Preparatory School, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
School 21, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Casimir Pulaski School, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Cross Hill Academy, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
School 22, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Yonkers High School, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY
Enrico Fermi School, Hudson River Museum, Artist In Residence, Yonkers, NY

COURSEWORK TAUGHT
Seminar Secondary & TESOL Student Teaching Lecture, Art Education Lehman College, CUNY, 2021
Student Teaching in the Middle and High School Grades (Art Education), 2021
Art Methods in Childhood, Grades 1 to 6, Lehman College, CUNY, 2020