Janine Antoni was born in 1964 in Freeport, The Bahamas. She received her BA from Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, NY in 1986 and her MFA in Sculpture from the Rhode Island School of Design in 1989. Antoni has been the subject of numerous solo exhibitions and installations, including Swoon, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (1998); Lore and Other Convergences, Institute of International Visual Arts, London, UK (2006); Ally, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA (2016); and Janine Antoni: I am fertile ground, Green-Wood Cemetery Catacombs, Brooklyn, NY (2019). Antoni has also participated in many group exhibitions, including Cocido y crudo, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain (1995); Open Ends: Minimalism and After, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2000); Artist’s Body, Coreana Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea (2010); and The Double: Identity and Difference in Art Since 1900, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C (2022). Antoni currently lives and works in New York, NY.
Bio and website updated as of 2023.