Taney Roniger


Taney Roniger is an artist and writer based in Brooklyn and the Catskills. A graduate of Yale University, where she earned her MFA in 1997, she is on the faculty of the School of Visual Arts, where she teaches in the Fine Arts Department and Honors Program. She has exhibited her work in a number of venues in the United States and abroad, including The Pera Museum in Istanbul, Turkey; the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans; StandPipe Gallery in New York, and Slate Gallery in Brooklyn. Roniger is the recipient of a number of awards and honors, including a grant from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, three Yaddo fellowships, and a traveling fellowship from the Stacey Sussman Cavrell Memorial Foundation. Since 2012 she has been a regular contributor to The Brooklyn Rail as an art critic. Her essays, reviews, and interviews have also been published in Culture Machine, On-Verge, and Whitehot Magazine. Roniger’s work is in numerous private collections nationally and internationally, in addition to that of the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. and the Ogden Museum in New Orleans.