Tamara Kostianovsky’s work has been widely exhibited both nationally and internationally, in solo and group shows at venues including The Jewish Museum, NY; El Museo del Barrio, NY; Nevada Museum of Art, NV; Socrates Sculpture Park, NY; Friedman Benda Gallery, NY, Magrorocca Galleria d’arte, Milan, Italy; The Volta Show, NY; Maison et Object, Paris, France; and the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI amongst others.
The artist is the recipient of several grants and awards. Selected awards include: The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Fellowship, two Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grants, and a grant from The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts.
Born in Jerusalem, Israel and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tamara Kostianovsky was educated at the National School of Fine Arts of Buenos Aires, Argentina (B.F.A.) and at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA (M.F.A. Sculpture). She is currently a faculty member at the School of Visual Arts, NY and a lecturer at the Museum of Modern Art, NY.