Krysten Cunningham

colaKrysten Cunningham, (b. 1973) lives and works in Los Angeles, California. She has a Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture from the University of California, Los Angeles (2003) and a Bachelors of Fine Arts from the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque (2000).

She has had solo exhibitions at the Crisp-Ellert Art Museum, St Augustine, FL (2016); the Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA (2013); the Thomas Solomon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (2010, 2008); Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf, DE (2008); and Ritter/Zamet Gallery, London, UK (2014, 2010, 2006).

Her work has been featured in many group exhibitions including “Extending the Line” Idea Space, Colorado Springs (2014); “Craft Tech/Coded Media” at the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (2013); “Undone, Making and Unmaking in Contemporary Sculpture” at the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, UK (2010); “Beyond Measure” at Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, UK (2008); and “THING: New Sculpture from Los Angeles” UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (2005) among numerous others in the US, Germany, Switzerland and England.

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Untitled (Yellow Loom), 2015 Powder coated aluminum, spandex Installation view at IDEA Space, Colorado College

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The Room is Filled with Rainbows, 2014 Installation view at VAROLA January 23-May 8, 2015 Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA Photo:Lee Thomposon