Kerry Downey (b.1979, Ft. Lauderdale, USA) hold a BA from Bard College and an MFA from Hunter College. They have recently had a solo show at CAVE, Detroit and two-person shows at Knockdown Center, 20|20 Gallery, New York, USA. They have exhibited at the Queens Museum, The Drawing Center, New York, Bard College, Annandale; and at Taylor Macklin, Zurich, Switzerland. Downey is a recipient the Joan Mitchell Foundation Emerging Artist Grant and Foundation for Contemporary Arts Grant. Artist-in-residencies include Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (Madison, ME), Triangle Arts Association, Brooklyn; SHIFT at EFA Project Space, the Drawing Center’s Open Sessions, New York; Real Time and Space, Oakland; and the Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, USA. They participated in the Queer/Art/Mentorship program in 2013. Downey lives and works in New York, USA.