Yura Adams is an American painter known for her abstract and energetic works inspired by natural sciences. Her paintings are her own interpretation of visual physics, interpretations that play with observation and messages of cultural and poetic experiences.
Her interdisciplinary career is based in the San Francisco Bay area, Lower East Side of NYC, the Hudson Valley and currently Western Massachusetts. Adams has been exhibited as a painter, and an intermedia artist including performance art throughout the United States in venues such as The New Museum in New York, Experimental Intermedia, Franklin Furnace, New Music America, Real Art Ways, Hartford, Connecticut, and one person shows at the John Davis Gallery in Hudson, New York, who represents her.  Adams has received an Individual Artist, National Endowment for the Arts grant, Two New York Decentralization grants, was a 2009 regional representative in the New York Foundation of the Arts, Mark program, and most recently received the Martha Boschen Porter Grant from the Berkshire Taconic Foundation for the development of her current series Light Switch.
She currently maintains her studio in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.
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