Visiting Artist: Amy Yoes

Amy Yoes was born in 1959 and grew up in Houston, Texas. She attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She has lived in Chicago, San Francisco, and since 1998, in New York. 

She works in a multi-faceted way, alternately employing installation, photography, video, painting, and sculpture. Her work has been seen in many venues, including the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.; MassMoca, North Adams, MA; the Carpenter Center for the Arts, Cambridge, MA; the Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas; and the Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio. Yoes has held residences at the Maison Dora Maar, Ménerbes, France; AIR, Krems, Austria; MacDowell, Peterborough, NH; Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY; and The British Academy at Rome, Italy. She has been a visiting artist at many institutions, including the School of the Art Institute of Chicago; University of Nevada, Las Vegas; Maryland Institute College of Art; and the Siena Art Institute, Italy.