Andrea Bergart

Photo by: Andres Bohorque

Andrea Bergart is a New York-based artist who has exhibited in New York, California, Massachusetts, Texas and Ghana, Africa. Her paintings reference diverse visual traditions, including African textiles, urban fashion and geometric abstraction. Andrea received her BA from Skidmore College and her MFA from Boston University. In 2008-2009 she was awarded a Fulbright scholarship to Ghana where she researched patterns found in traditional beads and textiles. She was profiled as one of "8 Great Brooklyn Artists Under 30" by L Magazine in 2013. Andrea currently lives and paints in Ridgewood, Queens.