Bio

Nina Katchadourian is an interdisciplinary artist whose work includes video, performance, sound, sculpture, photography and public projects. Her video Accent Elimination was included at the 2015 Venice Biennale in the Armenian pavilion, which won the Golden Lion for Best National Participation. Exhibitions have included shows at the Serpentine Gallery, Turner Contemporary, de Appel, Palais de Tokyo, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Turku Art Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, ICA Philadelphia, Brooklyn Museum, Artists Space, SculptureCenter, and MoMA PS1.

Her work is public and private collections including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Morgan Library, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Margulies Collection, and Saatchi Gallery. The Tang Museum exhibited Katchadourian's first museum survey in 2005, and in March 2017, a traveling exhibition of Katchadourian's work opens at the Blanton Museum in Austin, TX, with an accompanying monograph. She is currently working on a new video for the exhibition "Explode Every Day" at MASSMoCA, as well as a commission for the Exploratorium in San Francisco. In spring 2016 the Museum of Modern Art in New York will present Katchadourian's sound-based project on the subject of dust as part of their program "Artists Experiment."

Katchadourian has won grants and awards from the the New York Foundation for the Arts, the Anonymous Was a Woman Foundation, the Tiffany Foundation, the American-Scandinavian Foundation, and the Nancy Graves Foundation. Katchadourian lives and works in Brooklyn and she is an associate professor on the faculty of NYU Gallatin. She is represented by Catharine Clark gallery.