Edward Schexnayder is a Brooklyn, New York-based artist. He was born on the Navajo Indian Reservation and raised in Southern California and New Orleans, LA. He received his MFA from Pratt Institute and was a studio fellow in the Whitney Museum of American Art’s Independent Study Program. Edward has been a resident artist with Residency Unlimited in New York as well as with the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and Art in General’s Eastern European Residency Program in Croatia. He was awarded a New York Foundation for the Arts artist fellowship and a Socrates Sculpture Park Emerging Artist Fellowship. Edward has exhibited both nationally and internationally in various exhibitions.