Oasa DuVerney is a Brooklyn-based artist born in New York. Her solo exhibitions include Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY (2012); and Wired, United Nations, NYC (2006). Her group exhibitions include Through A Glass Darkly, Postmasters Gallery, NYC (2012); Superheroes and Antiheroes, Amelie A. Wallace Gallery, Old Westbury, NY (2012); Crown Heights Gold, Skylight Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (2011); Paperwork, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, NYC (2011); and Planet of Slums, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, NJ (2010).
DuVerney was awarded the Tony Smith Award by Hunter College (2011), a grant from the Brooklyn Arts Council (2011), a grant award from the Citizens Committee For New York City (2010), and the Aljra Emerge9 Fellowship by the Aljira Center for Contemporary Art (2007). Publications include The New York Times (2012, 2011), and the New York Daily News (2010). She received her B.F.A. from the Fashion Institute of Technology and her M.F.A. from Hunter College.
Image credit: courtesy of the artist