Pooneh Maghazehe

Destination: Local NYC Fellow
Dates: July 13 - July 27, 2021
Recommended by: Stephanie Powell

The Local NYC Fellowship is a 2 week program for a New York-based artist to participate in a broad range of non-art activities in the city. The program is an opportunity for artists to step away from their daily schedule and reevaluate their work while connecting to their home city in a new, unexpected ways.

Pooneh Maghazehe is a sculptor based between New York and Pennsylvania. She received a Master of Fine Arts from Columbia University in 2011 and a Master of Science in Interior Architecture from Pratt Institute in 2005. Recent solo exhibitions include 2for1 at Kathryn Brennan Gallery in New York, NY, Split Double Zero at Resort in Baltimore, MD, and Double Zero -0%0%0%0%0% at 17 Essex, New York, NY.