3rd 01SJ Biennial September 2010

A global festival of art on the edge

Jennifer + Kevin McCoy

Jennifer McCoy (US)
b. 1978, Sacramento; lives New York
Kevin McCoy (US)
b. 1967, Seattle; lives New York
Heaven/Hell, 2008

Jennifer and Kevin McCoy have backgrounds in film and media theory. Their most recent exhibitions and screenings have been presented at MoMA, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, and Postmaster Gallery in New York; New Langton Arts in San Francisco; and the Viper International Media Festival in Lucerne, Switzerland. Awards include a New Media Art Fellowship from the Colbert Foundation (2001), a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship (1999), and an Artist Residency at Harvestworks (1999). The McCoys both hold Master of Fine Arts degrees in Electronic Arts from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and also studied film at the University of Paris III.

The McCoys were the recipients of the 2001 Colbert Foundation Award for Excellence in New Media: The Downtown Arts Projects Emerging Artists Award, and a Creative Capital grant.

FUSE:_conversation video of Jennifer and Kevin McCoy public talk, San Jose.