Naomi Grossman

Artists Statement

Naomi Grossman was born in Brooklyn and works in Long Island City, NY.  She attended Queens College (BA) and New York University (MA).

One-person shows include Art of the Five- Queens Select-Invitational at the interchurch Center, NYC, Sometimes Beautiful– catalogue- Castellani Art Gallery, Niagara University, Writing the Body at the Queens College Art Center, Body Language– one-person exhibit and visiting artist at the Freyberger Museum, Penn State University and a show and a visiting artist at the Phillips Museum, Franklin & Marshall College, PA. Grossman has shown in many group exhibitions, including  Linear Expressions  at the Patchogue Arts Gallery, a three person invitation,  Text, an invitational at the Gallery at Penn State Lehigh Valley, Art of the Five- Queens Select– Invitational-Interchurch Center, NYC,  Lifelines, at the Omni Gallery, Uniondale, NY, DUMBO Festival 2010, the Patchogue Biennial, the Zimmerli Art Museum (Rutgers University), UBS Gallery (NYC), the Theresa Mahoney Gallery, and WIRED at the Ernest Rubenstein Gallery, NYC.

Grossman has produced site-specific installations in gallery settings. Recent residencies include the Ragdale Foundation and the Hambidge Center for the Arts.  Her awards include best in show at the Parrish Art Museum, MARK Grant and numerous SOS grants from NYFA.  She was s a One-on-One Consultant for NYFA.   Grossman’s work is in numerous permanent public and private collections.