Female condom package, thread on Cross-stitch fabric, 12” x 15”, 2014
Katrina Majkut (My’kit), located in Brooklyn, NY, is a research-based internationally exhibiting artist dedicated to understanding and exploring feminine narratives in aesthetics, media, history and personal experiences, with a particular specialization in marriage and wedding traditions.
She was most recently listed as one of four international artist starting a new chapter in feminist art by Mic Media, highlighted as a must-see artist in Gowanus Open Studios by Hyperallergic and chosen as a finalist for the International Museum of Women’s collaboration with the Global Fund for Women #EqualityIs media project. A sample of upcoming and recent exhibits include the Lincoln Arts Project, MA; University of Maine, Farmington; Arc Gallery (San Francisco); The Visual Studies Workshop; University of North Carolina, Wilmington; Stonehill College and The University of Alberta, Canada. Her MFA thesis, Center of Attention received a feature article from Boston Magazine and her cross stitch artworks were recently reviewed in Art New England Magazine. Majkut’s work just recently joined the art collection at Dana Farber.
Majkut holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Babson College, Wellesley, Mass., and a Post-baccalaureate certificate and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston/Tufts University. She also founded the website, www.TheFeministBride.com that inspired her artistic topics. Her writing on The Feminist Bride is now represented by the Carol Mann Agency in New York City. She writes, lectures and exhibits regularly on feminism and women’s topics.