Luba Drozd

Born in Lviv, Ukraine, Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY



2015   MFA, Bard College, Film/Video

2006   BFA, Pratt Institute, Computer Graphics and Interactive Media


Selected Exhibitions and Screenings

2019   Solar Flashback, 26 Fulton Street, New York, NY

2019   Public Spaces, Clemente Soto Velez, New York, NY

2019   A Continuous Stream of Occurrence, Knockdown Center, Queens, NY (two person show with William Lamson)

2018   Overflow, Social Social, New York, NY (curated by John Belknap)

2018   Banned Words, PAD project, New York, NY (curated by Patrick Mohundro)

2018   This is not here, The Pfizer Building Re: Art Show, Brooklyn, NY (curated by Efrem Zelony-Mindell)

2018   Longcat, In Between Theories, Digital Online Project (curated by Cecilia Dougherty and David Kalal)

2017   CIM, UIMA, Chicago, IL

2017   Soon enough roads will be rivers, LUBOV gallery, New York, NY (curated by Francisco Correa-Cordero)

2017   Bronx Museum Biennial, Bronx, NY (catalogue, curated by Christine Licata, Heather Reyes, and Aylet Jequin)

2017   Subdominant,  Jamaica Center for the Arts, Queens, NY

2016 - 2017  CIM,  Ukrainian Museum in New York, New York, NY (with catalogue, curated by Roman Hrab)

2016   It takes 9 minutes to make a revolution, Carver Center for Art and Technology, Baltimore, MD

2016   A Certain Tension, Artists' Television Access, San Francisco, CA

2016 - 2017 Institute of Corrections, Eastern State Historic Site, Philadelphia, PA

2015   The Tyranny of Distance, BRIC, Brooklyn, NY

2015   FotoFono, Brooklyn, NY (curated by Gill Arno)

2015   RESPOND, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY

2014   Social Photography IV, Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, NY (curated by Peter Scott)

2014   Current Conditions, Apexart, New York, NY

2014   The Last Brucennial, 837 Washington Street, New York, NY

2013   Carbon Copied Continuum, Terminal Projects, Brooklyn, NY (curated by Jake Davidson)

2011   Migrating Forms, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY

2010   convocatorias Espacio Enter, Tenerife Space of the Arts, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

2010   Kunstfilmtag, Unsharpness of the documentary, WP8, Auditorium of the Malkasten, Düsseldorf, Germany

2010   Tel Quel, Video Dumbo Festival, Brooklyn, NY   

2009   Archetime Conference Exhibition on Time, The Tank, New York, NY

2008   International Movies and Stills, Basis Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2007   Scanners, New York Video Festival, Lincoln Center, New York, NY

2007   Zero Gravity, Video Dumbo Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY

2007   The Luminists, Art in General, New York, NY

2007   Animex Festival, Middlesbrough, UK


Fellowships, Awards and Residencies

2019   Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Emergency Grant, New York, NY

2019   MacDowell Fellowship, Peterborough, NH

2018   Millay Colony Artist Residency, Austerlitz, NY

2018   VCCA Resident Artist Fellow, Amherst, VA

2017   Bronx Museum AIM Fellowship, New York, NY

2017   Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, Artist in Residence, Queens, NY

2016   MASS MoCA, Visiting Artist in Residence

2016   New Work Grant, Eastern State Historic Site, Philadelphia, PA

2015   On our Radar, Creative Capital

2015   BRIC Media Arts Fellowship, Brooklyn, NY

2012   Artist Residency, Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY

2008   First Place Winner, International Movies and Stills , Basis Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2007   Finalist,  Animex Festival, Middlesbrough, UK


Lectures and Public Engagements

2019   Visiting Artist Talk, The New School, New York, NY

2018   Artist Panel Talk, Trans-cen-der Art Group, Brooklyn, NY

2018   Lecture/Presentation and  Undergraduate Critiques, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

2018   Lecture/Presentation, Sweet Briar College

2018   In between theories, Guest Artist Podcast Interview

2017   Artist Walkthrough, Bronx Museum

2017   Lecture/Presentation, JCAL, Queens, NY

2017   Artist Panel Talk, Ukrainian Museum in New York

2016   Lecture/Presentation, Carver Center Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2007   Artist Talk, Art in General, New York, NY


Bibliography and Press

Paul D’Agostino, Nota Bene, Artspiel. N.p., March 28, 2019
WERKS Spring 2018: International Contemporary Art Magazine (Volume 1), June 2018, Print

Feinstein, Jon. “This is Not Here: 57 Artists Challenge the Gamut of Everything.” Humble Arts Foundation. N.p., May 23, 2018                            

“Bronx Calling: The Fourth AIM Biennial”, The New Yorker, September 4, 2017,  p. 8. Print

Bronx Calling: The Fourth AIM Biennial exhibition catalogue, Bronx: Bronx Museum, 2017, p. 56. Print

Dawn Graves, Cassidy. “Light-Soaked Galleries, Meditative Street Ads, and More Art Exhibitions.” Bedford and Bowery, New York Magazine. N.p., May 15, 2017

CIM exhibition catalogue. New York: The Ukrainian Museum 2016.  Pp. 12-21, 80-83. Print

Steinhauer, Jillian. "After a Call for Change, Artists Respond." Hyperallergic. N.p., 13 Feb. 2015

Ast, Olga. Infinite Instances: Studies and Images of Time. Brooklyn: Mark Batty, 2011, p. 40-41. Print

Crean, Melanie. Melanie Crean: The Luminists: Art in General New Commissions Program. New York: Art in General, 2010. Print


Teaching Experience:

2018   Pratt Institute, Department of Digital Arts, Brooklyn, NY

           Introduction to 3D practices for artists, Graduate Level

2018   Pratt Institute, Department of Digital Arts, Brooklyn, NY

           Post Production, Undergraduate Level

2018   NYU, Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn NY

           3D Animation, Undergraduate Level