Announcing the 2015 SHIFT Residency Artists


We are delighted to welcome the 2015 cohort of SHIFT Residency, who have been selected based on their excellent contributions to arts organizations in New York City and the strong promise of their art practices. The SHIFT residents will turn EFA Project Space into a collective studio space for two weeks this August, followed by a year of meetings, shows, and activities:

Christopher Carroll | Program Coordinator, Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture

Kerry Downey | Teaching Artist, Community and Access Partnerships and Programs, MoMA

Yasi Ghanbari | Associate Manager of Part-Time Faculty at the School of Art, Media and Technology, Parsons, The New School University

Jason Maas | Founder & Director, The Artist Volunteer Center

Shervone Neckles | Artist Support Manager, Joan Mitchell Foundation

Marissa Perel | Artist Services Assistant at Creative Capital and Lecturer, Low Residency MFA Program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Sheetal Prajapati | Assistant Director, Learning and Artists Initiatives, MoMA

Curators Win Graham Foundation Award For Upcoming Show

Kara Hamilton and Angie Keefer,  Heavy Fixture , 2015

Kara Hamilton and Angie Keefer, Heavy Fixture, 2015

Congratulations to curators Kari Cwynar and Kendra Sullivan for winning a 2015 Graham Foundation Award for their upcoming show, Accompaniment, slated to open at EFA Project Space on November 6, 2015! Accompaniment will feature Pedro Cid Proenca, Kara Hamilton, Will Holder, Angie Keefer, Duane Linklater, David Morris, Rodrigo Ortiz Monasterio, Sarah Rose, Rosalie Schweiker, Alex Waterman, and Rebecca Wilcox.