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Krystyna Printup                       

(b.1983, New York) lives and works in Brooklyn, NY



2010    Pratt Institute Graduate Center, New York, NY

2009   MLA Stony Brook College, Stony Brook, NY

2005   BFA Pratt Institute, New York, NY



2022    OUTCROPPING: Indigenous Art Now at Southampton Arts Center, Southampton, NY

             WE THE PEOPLE at The Puffin Foundation, Teaneck, NJ

2021     Turtle Island -The Iroquois story of creation at Chashama Gala, New York, NY

2020    A Small Needed Fact ( after a poem by Ross Gay) at Assembly Room, New York, NY

2019    VOICES: Indigenous Storytelling at Kimmel Windows Gallery, New York, NY

2018    Indigenous Creatives at PWRPLNT Gallery, Brooklyn NY

2017    DebtFair at Whitney Biennial 2017 at Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

2016    Vylacil Summer Exhibition at Elizabeth V. Sullivan Gallery, Vylacil, NY

            See.Me:The Art of Color at Chashama Gala, New York, NY

            Plant Sale at Rabbithole Projects, Brooklyn, NY

2015    Yourself at Local Project Gallery, Long Island City

             Dark and Scary at The Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2010    Old York Road at White Box Gallery, New York, NY

2008   YEAR 08 LONDON Art Fair, with Mehr Midtown Gallery, London,UK


2019    "To Name an Other" Jeffrey Gibson, New Museum, N.Y, performer 

             "Homeland" Private Exhibit at ETS Headquarters, Princeton, NJ

2019     ARTFARE App: featured artist and inaugural 60 NYC artists

2018     Indigenous Creatives Festival, promotional artwork; flyer design and exhibition artist

2017     The Company Store Fine Art Collection, Featured Artist and limited edition collection


Teaching Artist

2006- Current  Art Department Chair, Brooklyn School for Social Justice



2022   Awardee, Wardrobe Artist Residency, Brooklyn, NY

2019   Grantee, Spark the Arts, YSA/ Hilton Tapestry Collection, New York, NY

            Honoree,  Stony Brook 40 Under 40,  Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

2017    Fellowship, Fund for Teachers, New York, NY

2015    Awardee-Semi Finalist, Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series at Rush Foundation, New York, NY



Segal, Mark, Indigenious Art in Southamptons, The East Hampton Star, Feburary 2022

Feleciano, Cheryl, NYU Kimmel Windows Galleries Presents Voices, NYU NEWS, March 2019

Printup, Krystyna, Native American...or Indian..or Whatever you call us, TRIBES, July 2018

Linea, Staff, The Summer Exhibition at Vytlacil​, Linea the Artist's Voice, July 2016

Jones, Karen, Seeing the Art in Plastic Straws and other cast offs,  New York Times, March 2013

Scander, Alex, Perry and Printup, Snapback from NYC, DaVibe Magazine, April 2012

Pursuing Justice with a Paint BrushOdyssey Vol. 4, November 2008





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