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Patricia Ayres (b. New York) lives and works in New York. She received her MFA from Hunter College in 2018, BFA from Brooklyn College in 2008, and an A.A.S degree in Fashion Design from the Fashion Institute of Technology. In 2019, she attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.

Recent solo exhibitions include Rubell Museum, Miami (2022); Bound, Matthew Brown, Los Angeles (2021); and Liste Art Fair Basel (2021).

Recent group exhibitions include Threshold, Curated by Lindsay Jarvis, New York (2023); Esfíngico Frontal, Mendes Wood DM, São Paolo (2023); Together, At The Same Time, de la Cruz Collection, Miami (2022); Matter & Form, Group Ex, The Bunker Artspace, West Palm Beach, FL (2022); Reflections, Part 3: Sculpture by Women Artists, Workplace, Reliance Wharf, London (2022); This Basic Asymmetry, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, CA (2022); Chambres d’Amis: IKEA, Office Baroque Gallery, Antwerp (2022); Safe Word, Fragment Gallery, Moscow, Russia (2020); Affinità Elettive, Curated by Samuele Visentin, LoSpazio, Turin, Italy (2020); It Seems So Long Ago, Matthew Brown, Los Angeles (2020) Galerie Kornfeld, Berlin (2020); Entering A Song, Koenig and Clinton Gallery, New York (2019).

Past residencies include Shandaken: Storm King Sculpture Park Residency (2022); Fountainhead, Miami (2022); Dieu Donné Workspace Program, New York (2022); Monira Foundation (2021); Mana contemporary (2022); Lower Manhattan Cultural Center, su-casa (2020); Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program (2019); and The Studios at MASS MoCA (2019). In 2020, she was a recipient of the NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship in Sculpture/Craft.