Photo © Girl Ray, 2013

Photo © Girl Ray, 2013

Carrie Moyer is an artist and writer based in Brooklyn, NY. Her work has been exhibited widely, in both the US and Europe. Museums shows include a traveling survey, Carrie Moyer: Pirate Jenny,  that originated at the Tang Museum. Moyer has received awards from the Guggenheim and Joan Mitchell Foundations, Anonymous Was a Woman, and Creative Capital among others. With photographer Sue Schaffner, she co-founded one of the first lesbian public art projects, Dyke Action Machine!, which was active in New York City between 1991-2008. Moyer's writing has appeared anthologies and periodicals such as Art in America, Brooklyn Rail, Artforum, Modern Painters and others. She is an Associate Professor in the Art and Art History Department at Hunter College. Moyer is represented by DC Moore Gallery.