Maya Ciarrocchi


Maya Ciarrocchi is a Bronx-based interdisciplinary artist whose work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, and in New York at: Abrons Arts Center, Anthology Film Archives, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, The Chocolate Factory, Gibney Dance, Jack, Microscope Gallery, New York Live Arts, and Smack Mellon. Recent events include participation in the Artist in the Marketplace program at the Bronx Museum of the Arts and a solo exhibition at Kinescope Gallery in the East Village. She has received residencies from the Baryshnikov Arts Center, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Millay Colony, and the UCross Foundation as well as a Film/Video grant from the Jerome Foundation and funding from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts (Emergency Grant), and the Puffin Foundation. Her social practice project Gender/Power, which she co-directs with her collaborative partner Kris Grey, has received support from The Franklin Furnace Fund and the MAP Fund. In addition to her art-making practice, Ciarrocchi has created award winning projection designs for dance and theater including the Tony-award winning musical The Band’s Visit, currently running on Broadway. Ciarrocchi earned an MFA from the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY, and a BFA from SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY.