Cory Imig

Born: Kansas City, Kansas
Lives: Kansas City, Missouri

Cory Imig is an interdisciplinary artist currently working in Kansas City, Missouri. Her work usually takes the form of large-scale installations that focus on documenting time and highlighting pattern. Cory has attended residencies at Virginia Commonwealth University (2008), The Vermont Studio Center (2008), Charlotte Street Foundation Urban Culture Project Studio Residency (2011), and ACRE Artist Residency (2013). Her work has been exhibited in numerous exhibitions in spaces such as Charlotte Street Foundation Project Space, Hardesty Art Center, and the H&R Block Artspace at the Kansas City Art Institute. In 2013, Imig was awarded the “Odom/Weber” Echo Scholarship from ACRE as well as a Professional Development Grant from the Mid-America Arts Alliance. Imig was a 2012 fellow in the Oklahoma Art Writing and Curatorial Fellowship Program. Currently, she is a Lecturer in Fiber Department at the Kansas City Art Institute. She received her BFA from Savannah College of Art and Design in 2008 where she studied fibers and sculpture.

In addition to her studio practice, Imig is a founding member of PLUG Projects, a curatorial collaboration in the Stockyards District of Kansas City. PLUG exhibits national artists and is a recipient of a 2011 Rocket Grant from the Andy Warhol Foundation, Spencer Museum of Art, and Charlotte Street Foundation.

Education

2008
  • BFA, Fiber, Sculpture
    Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia

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