About

Courtney Puckett lives and works in Brooklyn and Holmes, NY. She holds a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art, an MFA from Hunter College, and studied at the Center for Art and Culture in Aix-en-Provence, France, Glasgow School of Art, and University of New Mexico. Puckett was an Artist-in-Residence in Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Workspace Program 2016-17, a Full Fellowship recipient at the Vermont Studio Center in 2017, and an Artist-in-Resident at Byrdcliffe Arts Colony in 2010. Group exhibitions include Field Projects, TSA, The Parlour Bushwick, The Shirley Fiterman Art Center, The Arts Gallery at Westchester County Community College, BRICArts, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Wallspace, Noyes Museum of Art, CUAC Utah, Seton Hall University, Long Island University, and Jamaica Center for Art. In 2016, she collaborated with Neville Dance Studio to create a new choreography piece for Norte Maar with The Brooklyn Ballet’s CounterPointe Performance Series and curated “Drawing for Sculpture” a 40-person exhibition at TSA, NY. Puckett is a recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts project grant and was featured on ArtFCity, Hyperallergic, Painting is Dead, Tribeca Tribune, and NYTimes art blog. She is an Adjunct Instructor at Naugatuk Valley Community College, Parsons School of Design, and Westchester Community College. The summer of 2019 she will be a Faculty Artist at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts.