Originally from the Philadelphia area, Tegan M Brozyna (Roberts) is a painter and mixed media artist based out of Brooklyn, NY. Tegan's work draws from her background in painting and sculpture as well as her family's textile traditions.
Brozyna received a MFA from Brooklyn College where she was a Graduate Teaching Fellow, and a recipient of the Cerf Award in Art as well as the Dean's Award in Art. She previously completed a Post- Baccalaureate Fellowship at New York Center for Art and Media Studies and holds a BA in Painting.
Tegan has exhibited in group and solo exhibitions in New York and Brooklyn as well as in Philadelphia, Harrisburg, and Allentown, PA. She has also shown work internationally in Orvieto, Italy and Blonduos, Iceland. From December 2014 - July 2015 three of Tegan's large-scale sculptural pieces were on view at the Philadelphia International Airport.
In addition to teaching at Brooklyn College, Tegan has lectured at Messiah College and Hussian School of Art in Philadelphia. She is a former artist in residence at World Class Learning Academy in New York, Textile Arts Center (Work in Progress Program) and the Icelandic Textile Center in Blonduos, Iceland.
*Photograph by Francesca Simonite, www.francescasimonite.com