Marcy Chevali, Untitled (1)
Flamework borosilicate glass, 2021. 13 x 8 x 6.5 inches.
Marcy Chevali is a visual artist with an MFA from the Maine College of Art; she has been based in New York City since 2008. The recipient of a 2011 Gallery Aferro Studio Residency, Chevali has shown work in galleries and artists’ spaces, including Taubman Museum of Art, Queens Museum of Art, Macy Gallery at Columbia University, Aicon Gallery, AC Institute, The Gallery of Contemporary Art at Sacred Heart University and with organizations such as Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, ABC No Rio, Project for an Empty Space, Peculiar Works Projects, and 4heads. She has served on the board of directors for the South Asian Women’s Creative Collective since 2011. Chevali often incorporates ordinary household materials including thread, tea, sugar, turmeric, even wrapping cinnamon in paper to create layered juxtapositions which alter common perceptions.