Born in Poughkeepsie NY in 1974, Amy Cutler is internationally known for exquisitely detailed narrative works of art created through a pastiche of personal memories, political observations, and cultural insights. One-person exhibitions of works by the artist have taken place at SITE Santa Fe; the Indianapolis Museum of Art; the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid; the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia; the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City; the Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina; and many other galleries and museums in the U.S. and Europe. She has participated in group shows and major surveys at museums throughout the world including the Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany; Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, Denmark; the Brooklyn Museum, New York; KIASMA Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki; MoMA PS1; the Whitney Museum of American Art, and most recently, the Albertina, in Vienna.
Works by Amy Cutler are featured in distinguished private and public collections, including, among others, The Museum of Modern Art, New York; the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid; the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, the Morgan Library and Museum, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Cutler received her BFA from the Cooper Union School of Art in 1997. She also attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 1999, and the Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Städelschule in Frankfurt am Main, Germany from 1994 to 1995.
Amy Cutler currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York and is represented by Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York.