Bio

Christina Lucia Giuffrida (b. 1990)  is an Australian artist based in New York City. Christina has most recently exhibited with Taymour Grahne (London), Steven Zevitas Gallery (MA), Collar Works (NY) and The Prior Art Space (Berlin), with her works having been featured in Front Runner Magazine, Create Magazine, Peripheries and Journal of the Harvard Divinity School. Christina earned her BVA from the Sydney College of the Arts and her MFA from the New York Academy of Art. She is a recipient of the Art Start Grant from the Australia Council and Emerging Artist Grant from the Ian Potter Foundation and has participated in residencies in Italy, USA and the Dominican Republic. Christina's works are part of the MACAAL Collection (Marrakesh, Morocco), the Beth Rudin DeWoody collection (NYC) and the X Museum Collection (Beijing, China).

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Education and Training

 

2016-2018 - Masters of Fine Arts (Sculpture),  The New York Academy of Art

 

2011- 2014 – Bachelor of Visual Arts Honours (Class I ), Sydney College of the Arts, The University of Sydney​​

 

 

Solo Exhibitions & Dual Exhibitions

2023 - TBH , Taymour Grahne Projects, London, UK (Forthcoming)

2021 - Diesel & Dust,  Taymour Grahne Projects, London, UK (Online)   https://taymourgrahne.viewingrooms.com/viewing-room/48/?_preview_uid=b9a650c2bb5f466ba9f51519ea4fbc0b&version=77d5e7

 

2016 - Querencia, Sculpture Space Projects, New York City, USA

2014 – Human Rites, Scratch Art Space, Sydney, USA

 

 

Group Exhibitions

2022 - TBH , Prior Art Space, Berlin, Germany (Forthcoming)

2022 - Intimacy, Taymour Grahne Projects, London, UK  

2021 - Shift, Living Gallery, New York, USA

2021 - Animal Instinct, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, USA

2021 - Collective Health, Collar Work, New York, USA

​2020 - Young Blood, Space Gallery St Barth, New York, USA

2019 - Origins, The Art Vacancy, New York, USA

2019 - Phantasmagoria, The New York Academy of Art, New York, USA

2018 - Take Home A Nude, Sotheby's Auction House, New York, USA 

2018 - Emerging, The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, USA

2018 - Wavy Baby, New Liberty Distillery, Philadelphia, USA 

 

2018 - The Unveiling, ABC Stone, New York, USA ​

2016 - Hidden Gesture, Articulate Gallery, Sydney, Australia

 

2015 - Annual Winter Group Show, M Contemporary, Sydney, Australia


2015 – Mythologies of My Land, M Contemporary, Sydney, Australia

2014 – Dani, Home@735 Gallery,  Sydney, Australia

 

2013 – Queering The Body, Verge Gallery, Sydney, Australia

 

2011 – Performance Evening (Sydney Underground Festival Special Event), Paper Planes Gallery, Sydney, Australia

 

Publications

 

  • Peripheries – Published by Harvard Divinity School’s Center for the Study of World Religions   2020 - (Fall Edition)

  • Create Magazine – 2020, Issue 23, pp. 56 - 57

 

Grants  

2018 - Pat & Scott Moger Alumni Grant

2018 - Tuscany Study Carrara Scholarship 

2017 - Sculpture Merit Scholarship, New York Academy of Art

 

2016 - Sculpture Merit Scholarship, New York Academy of Art

2015 - Ian Potter Cultural Trust

 

2015 - ArtStart Grant, Australia Council for the Arts

Residencies

2018 - Altos De Chevon Residency, La Romana,  Dominican Republic 

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2017 - ABC Stone Carrara Marble Residency, Carrara, Italy

2015-2016 – Sculpture Space NYC, New York City, USA

 

 

Selected Performances

 

2010 – 2012 - Queer Central, The Sly Fox, Sydney, Australia


2010 – 2011 – The Pussycat Club, The Oxford, Sydney, Australia


2011 – Enchanted Lips: Mardi Gras, The Vanguard, Sydney, Australia


2011 – The Sydney Underground Film Festival, The Factory Theatre, Sydney, Australia


2012 – The Sequinned Menace, The Imperial, Sydney, Australia

Volunteer and Curatorial Positions

 

2012 – The Sydney Underground Film Festival (Closing night Host and Performance Curator), The Factory Theatre, Sydney

 

2013 – The Underbelly Arts Festival, (Festival Volunteer), Cockatoo Island, Sydney