Luiza Kurzyna
I Take Your Hand to be published in Emergency Index Vol.9
An Annual Document of Performance Practice!
Ugly Duckling Presse, Brooklyn NY. 2019

You Are What You Eat was published in Emergency Index Vol.8
An Annual Document of Performance Practice!
Ugly Duckling Presse, Brooklyn NY. 2019

Unfinished Business
A Night of Performance and Screenings, curated by Alison Pirie

September 19, 2019, 7-9 pm
951 Dean Street

A Music, Art, Dance Experience, presented by Oxheart

Saturday August 24

Squirrel Haus Arts
3450 Snelling Ave S
Minneapolis. MN 55406


Flash in the Pan

A night of performances in an intimate home setting in LIC
curated by lobo gallery

Friday July 19
7-10 pm

A Celebration of Awkward Performance

My video piece documenting You Are What You Eat, performed at AIOP last October, will be screening at this one night performance event on March 25, in Berlin.

March 25, 2019, 8 pm
Haasestr 1, 10245, Berlin

more info


Oxheart Presents...

Saturday April 27, 2019 6 pm doors

Squirrel Haus Arts
3450 Snelling Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55406

This first event in a series of four features some of my interactive work in conjunction with a dance collective and musical ensemble.

Dance movements by:
Patricia McManus
Robert Borman
Lindsay Forsythe
Angie Clifford
Alan Tse

Musical Performers:
Mike Krenner
Mike Miller
Dan Gahres
Jon Schmig
Greg Flanagan

more info

Curated by Katya Grokhovsky

Exhibition at Westbeth Gallery: Oct 5-27
Performances: Saturday Oct. 13 and Sunday Oct. 14.

Freeze Tag
Video installation and performance night
Friday August 24, 6-9 pm reception
Saturday August 25, 12 noon - 6 pm

540 President Street, Brooklyn NY
Fruit Fight and Work to Play are screening at AWEsome Art Space, Exeter, UK as part of the Bomb Factory Art Foundation's film festival series in Exeter Art Week.

May 21- 28, 2018

AWEsome Art Fair
A group exhibition of interactive installations and performances

Participating artists:
Caleb Nussear, Stephanie Beck, Luiza Kurzyna, Kate Rusek, Sung Jin Choi, Allison Paschke, Peter Kyle.
Curated by Allison Paschke

Opening Reception: Thursday May 10, 6-8 pm

Gallery open hours: May 11- June 3
Wed, Thurs, Sat 12-6 pm
Fri 2-8 pm
Sun 12 -4 pm

One Brooklyn Bridge Park
(waterfront side of 260 Furman Street, between Piers 5 +6)
Brooklyn, NY
facebook event page

Puppet Design!

I recently got to collaborate with pop music duo friends Daphne and Celeste for their upcoming new music video Alarms.


December 14th – January 5th 2018
Opening Reception: Dec. 14th, 6-8pm
Closing Reception: Jan. 5th, 6-8pm

Presented by chashama, a Space to Present
470 Vanderbilt Ave, Brooklyn, NY
(corner of Atlantic Ave.)

Curated by Christina J Massey and Charlotte Mouquin Voznesenskaya

Artists Include:
Charlotte Becket, Julia von Eichel, Adebunmi Gbadebo, Luiza Kurzyna, Sara Jimenez, Alexandra Limpert, Tomo Mori, Sui Park, Lina Puerta, Kate Rusek, Armita Raafat and Victoria-idongesit Udondian

Gallery Hours:
Monday 12-8pm
Thursday 1-7pm
Friday 12-8pm
Saturday 12-4pm
Sunday 12-4pm

Closed Dec 23rd - Dec 26th for the Holidays
Closed Jan 1st for New Year's Day
more info


Screening Work to Play and Fruit Fight
December 7, 2017, 7 PM - 9 PM UTC

Artist Film Festival V
The Bomb Factory Art Foundation
Unit 2 Boothby Road, N19 4AJ London, United Kingdom

I Pain/t, Pain/t Me, P/aint In
Garage Door Video Series

October 23- November 14, 2017

BRIC House Stoop
647 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Suicide Squeeze
Saturday August 26, 2017, 6-9 pm

pop up show curated by Elias Melad

1426 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn NY
She's a Maniac

Opening Reception: April 2, 4-6 pm
With a performance by Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow

Artists: Deborah Castillo, Luiza Kurzyna,
Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow, Joiri Minaya

Curated by Katya Grokhovsky

April 2nd- May 7th 2017
Kunstraum LLC, 20 Grand Ave, Space 509, Brooklyn, NY 11205

Rock me, Baby

Soho20 gallery (+/- Project Space)
56 Bogart Street, Brooklyn

Opening reception Fri. Oct 14, 6-9 pm
Performance Fri. Oct. 28, 7 pm

Oct.14 - Nov.13, 2016
Gallery Hours: Thurs-Sun, 12-6 pm


Governors Island Art Fair - Every Weekend in September

You can find/fight me in the kitchen at Colonels' Row, Building 404B, 2nd floor.

Fair Info
Island Info

Art N Media Screening

Saturday May 14, 2016, 2-3:30 pm

Weeksville Heritage Center
158 Buffalo Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11213

B Scene

BRIC MAF Project on Brooklyn Public Access TV

Air dates:

Friday January 22, 2016 at 2:30pm and 9:30pm
Saturday January 23, 2016 at 5pm
Tuesday January 26, 2016 at 10:30am and 3:30pm
Friday January 29, 2016 at 3:30pm

Tuesday February 9th, 2016 at 10:00am
Wednesday February 10th, 2016 at 12:00pm
Thursday February 18th, 2016 at 12:00pm
Friday February 19, 2016 at 2:30pm and 9:30pm
Saturday February 20, 2016 at 5pm
Wednesday March 9th, 2016 at 12:00pm

Channels: Time Warner 56 / Cablevision 69 / RCN 84 / Verizon FiOS 44
and online on BPN Channel 3 here:

BRIC Media Fellowship 2015- Final Screening

Monday, November 9, 2015, 7 pm

BRIC Media House
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn NY

Screening Details

chashama open studios

Friday Sept 25, 6-9 pm
Saturday Sept 26, 12-5 pm

Brooklyn Army Terminal
140 58th St, Brooklyn NY 11220

(Building B, Unit 4i, Studio 56)


"Shared Resources"
curated by Debbie Hesse and Melanie Carr

September 19, 2015-January 8, 2016

Reception: Saturday September 19, 3-5 pm
Artist Talks: 2-3 pm

The Gallery at Whitney Center
200 Leeder Hill Drive, south entrance
Hamden, CT

Hours:Tues and Thurs, 4-7 pm, Sat 1-4 pm.


"Birth of Venus"
Live performance in conjunction with the exhibition "Sight, Site, Cite"

Thursday Sept 3, 7:30 pm
Outlet Gallery
253 Wilson Ave, Brooklyn NY

I-Park Fellows Residency
May 2015

2015 BRIC Media Fellowship

Excited to experiment with narrative in video, editing, documenting performance!


Ox-Bow Fall Residency!
Saugatuck, Michigan

Playtime at Streb Warehouse on July 11th, 7-10 p.m.

A fundraiser for Ghetto Film School
live music (Delicate Steve!) and art curated by OxHeart.

Event Info

The Nor'easter: 44th Annual Juried Member Exhibition
New Britain Museum of American Art
56 Lexington Street, New Britain, CT 06052

October 12- 27, 2013
Reception: Sunday, October 13, 1-2:30 p.m.
Makers Manual: An Installation
September 21-December 28, 2013

The Institute Library
Main Reading Room
847 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT

"Part of an ongoing series that investigates and questions the definition of roles and sites, all the materials collected here explore themes of authorship, pedagogy and place, while using text based works to represent a visual language – a slightly inverted process from what one might find in a museum or gallery space."

Author: Melanie Carr
Editor: Gordon Holden
chashama Open Studio weekend
Fri Sept. 20, 6-10 pm
Sat Sept 21, 12-6 pm

Brooklyn Army Terminal

chaNorth residency mid August to mid September, Pine Plains, NY

June Residency at I-Park Foundation.

Open Studios: Sunday June 23rd, 2 pm.

Passionate Waters-
World Water Day 2013
curated by Carolyn Reeves

MAC650 Gallery
650 Main Street
Middletown, CT

Opening Reception: Friday March 22, 2013, 6:30 - 9:00 pm
Closing Reception: Saturday April 27


curated by Kris Nuzzi

Alice's Arbor
549 Classon Ave
Brooklyn NY 11238

Opening reception Feb 28, 7-9 pm

Somatotopia: a group exhibition of tangible art

Dec. 7- 30, 2012
Opening: Friday Dec.7, 6-8 pm

Public Space One Gallery
Iowa City


Cuddle time in Chelsea!
Nov 15- Jan 5, 2013

Art from the Boros Exhibition
Denise Bibro Gallery
529 West 20th Street 4W

Opening Reception: Thursday Nov 15, 2012, 5-9 pm

Closing Reception: Thursday Dec 20, 6-8 pm

Regular Gallery Hours: Tuesday -Saturday 11 am - 6 pm
Open Studios
Sat 9/8 & Sun 9/9
11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Brooklyn Army Terminal
Studio B56


SYNERGY!... Art from the Collection of Jochen Kunstsammler
Curated by Dan Collin
June16- June 29, 2012

Hartford Art Space
555 Asylum Street
Hartford, CT 06105

Opening Reception Saturday, June 16, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
March 8 -11, 2012
Two paintings on view at the Scope Art Fair, at the chashama booth.

Dec. 2011- Present
Loving my new studio through the Chashama Workspace Program; at the Brooklyn Army Terminal.

May-July 2011
In residence at Santa Fe Art Institute. Sunny New Mexico!

"Mushroom Love" is featured as part of SCRAWL-TV, a streaming series of stop-motion animated drawing videos at Artspace New Haven.

On view until March 25th.

Artspace New Haven
50 Orange Street
New Haven CT 06510
203 772 2709


One of my prints is currently on view in "Body Image", an exhibition curated by Michele Kort, Senior Editor of Ms. Magazine

Pen and Brush
16 E. 10th St. NY

Nov.11th - Dec. 5th, 2010
Gallery Hours: Thurs.+Fri. 4-7pm. Sat.+Sun. 1-5pm. (Closed on Thurs. Nov. 25th in obsevance of holiday.)

September-November 2010
Resident at Contemporary Arts Center at Woodside, Troy, NY

The Cut Paper Series installed in January 2010 is on permanent display in the lobby of the Gershwin Hotel.

Gershwin Hotel
7 East 27th Street
New York, NY 10016-8700