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  1. Photo: Russell Cedelberg

    Photo: Russell Cedelberg

    Janna Dyk is a curator, artist, writer, researcher, and arts consultant based in Brooklyn.  

    Her curatorial projects span a range of considerations, from photography and poetry to the relationship between the personal and political.  Past projects include Cottage Industry and Strange Labor, among eight exhibitions while a curatorial fellow at Booklyn, in Greenpoint, and [On Silence], at the New York Center for Art and Media Studies, in conjunction with large-scale performances OPEN CAGE: NEW YORK at Eyebeam, and SILENCE at the Rubin Museum for the Chelsea Music Festival.  Her curatorial projects have appeared in such publications as ArtForumArt in America, the New York TimesBOMBHyperallergic, and Photography Magazine.  

    Her writing has appeared in 1000 Words Magazine (London), and SftPwr, among others, and she has been the editor of several artist books, including Adam Golfer’s trilingual A House Without a Roof, which was shortlisted in 2016 for such prizes as Paris Photo and MACK.  

    She is a MFA graduate of Hunter College (2015).  Her art has appeared in such publications as the New York TimesArtSlantCurator MagazineSEEN, and L’Orient du Jour. 

    Dyk has participated in residencies at AIR (Beijing), the NARS Foundation (Brooklyn), and Marble House Project (Vermont), and is a forthcoming resident at PLAYA Art/Science Residency/Dark Sky Lab, School of Making/Thinking, Byrdclyffe, and Residency Unlimited. She has been a recipient of the Rema Hort Foundation ACE Grant, among others.   

    Dyk's work with artist archives and estates as a researcher and curatorial and archive advisor has led her to a wide-range of projects, including with the Barbara Hammer Estate, Yto Barrada, Morgan O'Hara, the CAMK Foundation, and others.  She currently freelances as a curatorial + artist archive consultant.

  2. contact

    Email: jannadyk at gmail dot com

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  3. cv

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