Katrina Majkut (My’kut) is a visual artist and writer living and working in Brooklyn, New York. She is dedicated to exploring and understanding how social traditions impact civil rights. Majkut's research and findings are represented in her writing and through mediums such as embroidery and painting. Majkut published her first non-fiction book, The Adventures and Discoveries of a Feminist Bride: What No One Tells You Before You Say 'I Do' with Black Rose Writing in March 2018. The book examines Western wedding traditions with feminism, humor and self-deprecating anecdotes.
Majkut was a spring 2019 resident at the Feminist Incubator at Project for Empty Space (NJ) and will be a fall fellow in the AIM program at the Bronx Museum (NY). She recently collaborated with Planned Parenthood on their first art Instagram takeover, exhibited at Spring Break with The Untitled Gallery (NY), A.I.R. Gallery (NY), Future Tenant (PA), Bloomsburg University (PA), and University of Maine at Farmington, and had a solo show at Harford Community College (DE). She was also an Artist in Residence at MASS MoCA. Majkut has been featured in multiple publications including the Huffington Post, VICE Communication's Broadly, listed as one of four international artists starting a new chapter in feminist art by Mic Media, thrice highlighted as a must-see artist by Hyperallergic. Her art catalogues are in several library collections including the National Museum of Women in the Arts,D.C.
She has written for various publications from Bustle.com, Bust.com to Bitch Media. Majkut holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Babson College, and a post-baccalaureate certificate and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the School of the Museum ofFine Arts at Tufts University. To contact the artist: majkutart(at)gmail.(dot)com