Vandana Jain

Albany Neighborhood Senior Center
"The Joy of Weaving"
Pronouns: she / they
Artistic Discipline: Visual Arts: Textiles
Category: SU-CASA
Grant Year: 2022
Location: Crown Heights

Vandana Jain is an artist, textile designer and weaver based in Brooklyn, NY. She explores consumerism and capitalism by picking through its byproducts and incorporating them into artworks through handiwork and craft. Her work has been exhibited widely and she has had solo projects at Hallwalls Contemporary, Buffalo, NY; Lakeeren Gallery, Mumbai, India; Station Independent Projects, Lower East Side, NY; and Smack Mellon in Brooklyn, NY.