Meena Hasan is a conceptual painter born in 1987 and raised in New York City. She received her B.A. in Studio Art from Oberlin College in 2009 and her MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Yale School of Art in 2013, where she won the Carol Schlosberg Memorial Prize for Painting. In 2010, she was awarded the Terna Prize Affiliated Fellowship at the American Academy in Rome. She has participated in a number of group exhibitions including Sheherezade's Gift at the Center for Book Arts, NYC, Stages at Zürcher Gallery, NYC, Bosch Young Talent Show at The Stedelijk Museum, Den Bosch, The Netherlands, Premio Terna 02 at the MAXXI Museum, Rome, IT and SPREAD at Left Field Gallery, San Luis Obispo CA. Two-person and solo exhibitions of her work include Meena Hasan's New Place at Violet's Cafe, NYC in 2015, wallflower frieze at 6BASE, NYC in 2017 and PoVs at The Peddie School's Mariboe Gallery, NJ in 2017, where she was a visiting artist and lecturer. Forthcoming 2019 exhibitions include a group show at 0.0 gallery in Los Angeles,CA in February, a two-person show at LAUNCH F18, NYC and a solo exhibition at 17 Essex Gallery, NYC. Currently, Meena is Part-Time Lecturer in Painting at Rutgers University - Newark and Visiting Assistant Professor in Painting at Pratt Institute's MFA program. She lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.