Amy Yee

Art Discipline: 
San Francisco, CA
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Aug 17, 2015 to Sep 11, 2015

Amy Yee grew up in San Francisco, where she read books, drew pictures, dug holes, watched television, and looked at a lot of things on the internet. She received her BA from Smith College in 2011 and her MFA in 2015 from the Maryland Institute College of Art s Rinehart School of Sculpture, where she was the recipient of the Amalie Rothschild Award as well as many very minor accidental hand injuries. Her work explores the intersection of humor, popular culture and the simulacral, as well as theories of the image and professional sports.