Andrea Dezsö

Represented by Pucker Gallery since 2009

BORN: 1968 in Satu-Mare, Romania
RESIDES: Amherst, Massachusetts and Jackson Heights, New York

Andrea Dezsö is a visual artist who works across a broad range of media including drawing, cut paper, embroidery, sculpture, installation, animation, and large-scale public art. Born and raised in Communist Romania, Dezsö was restricted from traveling, thus took to traveling through her imagination and the world of books. Dezsö has received a BFA in Graphic Design and Typography and an MFA in Visual Communication from the Hungarian University of Design in Budapest. Community Garden, Dezsö’s large-scale public mosaic installed in the New York City subway, was awarded Best American Public Art in 2007. The second project for the subway, a 48-panel stainless steel work, was installed in 2012. Dezsö is currently an Assistant Professor of Art at Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts. In the past, she was a faculty member at Parsons School of Design in New York for nearly a decade. She has also taught at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, City College in New York, the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design in Budapest, and has lectured and exhibited nationally and internationally.

 

Past Exhibitions:

 Andrea Dezso  The Path Lay Hidden  Tunnel book with Japanese handmade Shojoshi paper 8 x 11 x 17'' AD76

Andrea Dezso
The Path Lay Hidden
Tunnel book with Japanese handmade Shojoshi paper
8 x 11 x 17''
AD76

 Andrea Dezso  I Lost My Job  Glazed and painted vitreous china 1.5 x 7 x 7” AD32

Andrea Dezso
I Lost My Job
Glazed and painted vitreous china
1.5 x 7 x 7”
AD32

 Andrea Dezso  The Smell of Chamomiles at Night  Glazed and painted vitreous china 1.5 x 7 x 7” AD30

Andrea Dezso
The Smell of Chamomiles at Night
Glazed and painted vitreous china
1.5 x 7 x 7”
AD30

 Andrea Dezso  The Wild Man  Sand-blasted glass panel, wooden stand with lighting 16 x 12 x .25” AD118

Andrea Dezso
The Wild Man
Sand-blasted glass panel, wooden stand with lighting
16 x 12 x .25”
AD118

 Andrea Dezso  The Kerchief Brigade  Laser-cut woodblock print on Kitakata paper, 3/7 16.75 x 20.5” unframed, 19.75 x 25” framed AD116

Andrea Dezso
The Kerchief Brigade
Laser-cut woodblock print on Kitakata paper, 3/7
16.75 x 20.5” unframed, 19.75 x 25” framed
AD116