Mira Dancy (b. 1979) received her M.F.A. from Columbia University in 2009, and her B.A. from Bard College in 2001. She has had solo exhibitions at Night Gallery in Los Angeles; Chapter NY in New York; Galerie Hussenot in Paris; and the Yuz Museum in Shanghai. In 2015 she was included in Greater New York at MoMA PS1. Dancy's work has been covered in The New York Times, Art in America, Artforum, Vogue, Kaleidoscope, and ArtNews, among other publications. She is based in New York.