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MIRA HUNTER (née BURKE) is a visual artist, an optimist, an environmentalist and a second-generation whirling dervish. She has studied at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Yale University School of Art and Music, and graduated with an MFA in 2013 from Columbia University. She has performed at such acclaimed international events as the Montreux Jazz Festival, the London Forum, Istanbul’s Arena, Celebrate Brooklyn, and the Dubai International Film Festival. She has collaborated with Turkish born musician/producer Mercan Dede, the Modern Dance Company of Turkey, she was featured in David Michalek’s Slow Dance project that was exhibited at the Venice Biennale in 2008, she appeared in Fatih Akin's award winning documentary Crossing The Bridge: The Sounds of Istanbul and was one of the primary artists involved in the creation of the eco habitat Waterpod in 2009. Hunter’s sculptural installations often involve imagery captured using a bullet time camera ring she created with her husband Derek Junck Hunter, which they presented at Location One in New York for dorkbot NYC in 2011. She lives and works in Brooklyn, New York and Roberts Creek, British Columbia.
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Caretakers of Wonder at CAFCA in North Vancouver 04.13

Curated by Fionn Meade
Opening Reception: Sunday, April 28, 2-5pm

Fisher Landau Center for Art
38-27 30th Street, Long Island City, New York
http://www.flcart.org/onview/

Exhibition Hours: Thursday - Monday 12-5pm, April 29 - May 20, 2013


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Caretakers of Wonder at CAFCA in North Vancouver 04.13
Art forum ad
>>Columbia bought a full page ad in Art Forum and a half page in Art in America for the 2013 Thesis Exhibition. Crazy, fancy school.

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Caretakers of Wonder at CAFCA in North Vancouver 04.13
fisher landau install
>>The Columbia University Thesis Show install on the 3rd floor of The Fisher Landau Center for Art in Long Island City.

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Caretakers of Wonder at CAFCA in North Vancouver 04.13
Studio
>>My Columbia Prentis studio. Mine until June when I ship off to Skowhegan for 9 weeks. It has been a wonderful place to be this last year and I miss it already with its eccentric tiled ceiling and expansive view out over the Manhattanville construction project.


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>>Columbia MFA Thesis Exhibition, April 2013

>>Art Forum and Art in America, April 2013

>>Installation at The Fisher Landau, April 2013

>>Prentis 211, April 2013

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