Rachelle Anayansi Mozman

Born: New York, New York
Lives: Brooklyn, New York

Rachelle Mozman grew up in New York City, and currently makes work between Brooklyn and Panama City, Panama. Mozman has an MFA from Tyler School of Art. As an artist working in photography and video her practice intersects document, narrative and performance. Mozman is fascinated with ideas of ethnography and her work engages themes around family, and identity. In 2012 Mozman exhibited in The Studio Museum in Harlem, Caribbean: Crossroads of the World. In 2011 Mozman, participated in El Museo del Barrio Bienal the (S) Files. She was awarded a 2012 artist in residence at the Camera Club of New York, and was awarded a 2011 artist in residence at Smack Mellon. Mozman exhibited her series Costa del Este through En Foco's Traveling Exhibition program and she participated in 31 Women in Art Photography, both in 2010. A selection of photographs from her series Costa del Este were published in the Light Work annual Contact Sheet.

Mozman is a Fulbright Fellow, and has exhibited in The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, New York, El Museo del Barrio, New York, New York, the Chelsea Museum, New York, New York, The DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts, the Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, California, the Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch, New Jersey, Festival de la luz at the Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina the Instituto Cultural Itau, Sao Paulo, Brazil, the Friese Museum, Berlin, Germany, the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santiago, Chile, Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales, Montevideo, Uruguay, Centro Cultural de Espana, Mexico City, Mexico, Festival Biarritz, Biarritz, France, as well as the IX Bienal de Cuenca, Ecuador.


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