Anna Sew Hoy (born 1976, Auckland, NZ, lives and works in Los Angeles, CA) received her MFA from Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY in 2008. Solo presentations of Sew Hoy’s work have been mounted at the MOCA Storefront, Los Angeles, CA; the Aspen Art Museum, CO; the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; Koenig & Clinton Gallery, New York, NY; Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY; LAXART, Los Angeles, CA; Various Small Fires, Los Angeles, CA; the San Jose Museum of Art, CA; and the California Biennial 2008 at the Orange County Museum of Art, Santa Ana, CA. Her work is in the collections of the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA; the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA; the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA; and Compound, Long Beach, CA. She was awarded a Creative Capital Grant for Visual Art in 2015 to support her public sculpture Psychic Body Grotto; the California Community Foundation Grant for Emerging Artists in 2013; and the United States Artists Broad Fellowship in 2006.