CV

Education
2006
MFA Brooklyn College
painting and drawing

2003
BFA Montclair State University
painting

2002
Salzburg College; Salzburg, Austria
printmaking, art history, German

Solo Shows
2014
Afterwit/Sebastian; Liminal Gallery; Roanoke, VA

2011
Megan Piontkowski: An Introspective; Brooklyn College Library Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2003
Strings, Gallery ½; Upper Montclair, NJ

2002
Shelter, Gallery ½; Upper Montclair, NJ
Shelter, Atelier Gluehbirne; Salzburg, Austria

Group Shows

2016                                                                                                                                                               We Travel Light; Panama City, Panama

2015                                                                                                                                                     Prepare NOW; The Front Gallery; New Orleans, LA

2014
Spatial Disruption; Morean Art Center; St. Petersburg, Florida
Practical Feminism; Radiator Gallery; Long Island City, NY

2013
Traces; HERE Arts Center; New York, NY
Bushwick Art Book and Zine Fair at Schema Projects; Brooklyn, NY

2011
What Matters Now: Proposals for a New Front Page; Aperture Foundation New York, NY
365 Days of Print; DUMBO Arts Festival; Brooklyn, NY
365 Days of Print; The Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery at New Jersey City University; Jersey City, NJ
Matchbox Labels; Uppercase Gallery; Calgary, Alberta Canada
Dear Japan; Art Connect; New York, NY

2010
Artists Walk; 5th ave Bay Ridge; Brooklyn, NY

2009
Uncommon Threads; Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University South Orange, NJ
Economic Stimulus Package Show; GAS Visual Art and Performance Space; Poughkeepsie, NY

2008
FAKES, RedSaw Gallery; Newark, NJ

2007
ArtNow Fair, with Repetti Gallery, Miami Beach, FL Artifact+Metafact, Repetti Gallery, Long Island City, NY
Art to Ease Crappy Conversation, Toronto, ON

2006
Plan B Prevails!; Brooklyn, NY
Site 92, Smack Mellon; Brooklyn, NY

Projects

2014 -2015
Feminist Tea Party; three part series at The Abrons Arts Center; New York, NY

2014
Feminist Tea Party; RadiatorArts, Long Island City, NY

2011
(Liberal) Tea Party; Marginal Utility Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Publications

2016
Feminst Ships; Artist’s book to be printed at the Women’s Studio Workshop

2012
Tiny Underdog City: An Uncomprehensive Guide hand printed hand bound artist’s book plus a paperback edition published through 360 Digital Books

2008
Black Sheep Storm, an artist’s book published through Lulu.com
“A Guide to Unsexy Language”, Shifter magazine issue #11 shifter-magazine.com

Collections
Queens College Library Artists’ Books collection

Awards, Grants and Residencies

2016
The Women’s Studio Workshop Art-in-Education Book Arts Residency Grant

2015
The Wassaic Project Artist’s Residency

2013
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts residency and fellowship

2011
365 Days of Print, one month artist’s residency

2010
Enoch Pratt Altered Book Contest; Baltimore, MD; award winner
Contemporary Artists Center; Troy, NY; residency and fellowship

2009
Vermont Studio Center; Johnson, VT; residency and fellowship

2006
Graduate Research Grant, Brooklyn College CUNY
Cerf Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Art, Brooklyn College, CUNY

Press

Lennie Bennett, Tampa Bay Times, “‘Eyesplice Collective’ at Morean Features 12 Emerging Female Artists”, Sept. 22, 2014

Mike Allan, The Roanoke Times, “Art Exhibition at Liminal Gallery Responds to Street Harassment in Semaphore”, April 2014

Olya Turchihin, artfuse.com, “The Practicalities of Being Feminine”, May 12, 2014

Andrew Salomone, Make: Magazine, “Fabric Houseplant Sculptures”, September 5, 2012

Pat McCuen, theinkpuddle.blogspot.com “Megan Piontkowski: Illustrator and Artist (An Interview)”, August 27, 2012

Owyn Ruck, textileartscenter.com/blog “Artist Drop in: Megan Piontkowski”, February 28, 2011

Julie Furlan, wnyc.org “Year-Round, 365 Days of Print Turns Headlines into Art”, May 2, 2011