Neha Choksi received her MA in Classics from Columbia University, New York and double BAs in Greek and Art from the University of California, Los Angeles. She lives and works in Los Angeles, California and Bombay, India.
Neha’s work has been exhibited or performed at the Kleefeld Contemporary Museum, Long Beach, CA; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; Dhaka Art Summit; 20th Biennale of
Sydney; Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, California; Asia Pacific Triennial, QAGOMA, Brisbane (2012); Shanghai Biennale (2012); and the Venice Architecture Biennale (2006), among others. Recent honors include the 2021 City of Los Angeles (C.O.L.A.) Individual Artist Fellowship, the 2019 California Community Foundation Fellowship for Visual Artists, and the India Today Best New Media Artist of the Year Award for 2017.
Neha’s residency occurred on June 27–July 1, 2018.
Neha’s process involves collaborative, lived experiences that negotiate relationships in unconventional settings. She focused her residency on community-based research primarily on the micro community within Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar which included the craftsmen, staff, and townspeople of Bagac. She surveyed the social circles of Bagac which included visiting the town’s activity center and church. She additionally facilitated a talk and workshop with the Las Casas craftsmen
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