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 most recently with Residency Unlimited in New York as well as subsequent residencies with the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and Art in General’s Eastern European Residency Program in Croatia. He was recently awarded a New York Foundation for the Arts artist fellowship. Edward has exhibited both nationally and internationally in various exhibitions.