ANDREA MYERS BIO:
Andrea Myers explores the space between two and three dimensionality, hybridizing
painting, sculpture and fiber arts. She received her BFA in Printmedia in 2002 and her
MFA in Fiber and Material Studies in 2006 both from the School of the Art Institute of
Chicago. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally including the
Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Hyde Park Art Center, Evanston Art Center, Toledo
Museum of Art, Art Prize, Art Miami, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Fiber Arts International,
the Columbus Museum of Art, and coGalleries (Berlin, Germany). Recent exhibitions
include her first solo museum exhibition, Neon Speed, at the Textil und Rennsport
Museum, Hohenstein-Ernstthal, Germany and Pieced+Painted, a two-person exhibition
with Galen Cheney at the Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas. Upcoming exhibitions
include a collaborative installation at the Akron Art Museum with Natalie Lanese, solo
exhibition at Galerie C.O.A. in Montreal and a solo exhibition at the Springfield
Museum of Art in 204.
She has participated in residencies at Ox-Bow in Saugatuck, MI, A Studio in the
Woods, a program of Tulane University in New Orleans, Fortress Man Textile
Symposium in Daugavpils, Latvia, the Textile Art Center in New York City, the Studios
at MassMoCA and in 2018 traveled to Dresden, Germany for two months as part of the
Greater Columbus Arts Council artist exchange program. Recent publications include
TimeOut Chicago, the Boston Globe, New American Paintings, the Columbus
Dispatch, and Cut Me Up Magazine issue 5.
Andrea was one of five 2011 Efroymson Fellowship recipients and has also been
awarded artist’s grants from the City of Chicago, the Ohio Arts Council and the Greater
Columbus Arts Council. She has works in the collections of the Columbus Metropolitan
Library, Omaha Children’s Hospital, Boston Children’s Hospital, Chase Bank, Capital
One, Dayton Metro Libraries and Facebook Corporate Offices in Chicago.
She is represented by Hammond Harkins Galleries in Columbus, OH, Galerie C.O.A. in
Montreal, GUT Gallery in Dallas, TX, K Imperial Fine Art in San Francisco, McCormick
Gallery in Chicago, IL and Galerie Klaus Braun in Stuttgart, Germany. Andrea works
and lives in Columbus, OH.