Anoka Faruqee

San Francisco gallery: Hosfelt Gallery

Madrid gallery: Galería Cayón

Teaching: Yale School of Art

ANOKA FARUQEE (b. 1972, Ann Arbor, MI) and DAVID DRISCOLL (b. 1964, Steubenville, OH) are painters who began collaborating in 2012. Faruqee earned her MFA from the Tyler School of Art in 1997 and her BA in Painting from Yale University in 1994. Driscoll earned his BFA from Ohio State University in 1987. Prior to collaborating, Faruqee exhibited her paintings at PS1 Museum, New York, and Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, among others. Driscoll exhibited his paintings at the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art in Toronto, and Thomas Blackman Associates, Chicago, among others. Their 2005 two-person exhibition at Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago was reviewed in the Art in America and the Chicago Sun Times. Faruqee and Driscoll have since exhibited their collaborative work at the Secession, Vienna; Björkholem Gallery, Stockholm; The Suburban, Milwaukee; DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA; and Koenig and Clinton Gallery, New York. Their paintings have been recently written about in Artforum, the New York Times, and Hyperallergic. They live and work in New Haven, CT, where Faruqee is Co-Director of Graduate Studies of Painting/Printmaking Department at the Yale School of Art.

 
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