Kai Mote


b. 1994 Eugene, Oregon

Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY



2012 National Gold Key recipient Scholastics Art and Writing Competition


2016 B.A. Studio Arts, Art History. Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

                Studio Arts Thesis advised by Julianne Swartz

                Art History Thesis advised by Alex Kitnick 



Selected Exhibitions and performances 


2019 The Titan Sits, The Barbershop, Nashville, TN

2018-9 Left Behind, Middle Tennessee State University, University of Mississippi, Murfreesboro, TN, Oxford, MI

2018 The House of More Than Now, Hart of Bushwick, New York, NY


2018 Foreverware, H0l0, New York, NY

2017 Livestream // Feverdream, Gowanus Ballroom, New York, NY

2017 Infinite Tundra // Homeshrine, Hidden Currencies Pop-up, New York, NY

2017 Boundless in Brooklyn, Mark Morris Dance Group, Brooklyn, NY

2017 Duncan Figurski's Undie Wundies, Candy's Studio, New York, NY


2016 An Evening of Music, 1475, Milan, NY


2016 All at Once in A Fluid Chain, Red Hook, NY


2015 Olana Mystery Box, Hudson, NY


2012 Scholastics Art and Writing, New York, NY



Professional Experience



Johannes Vogt Gallery, New York, NY

Gallery Assistant, October 2017 - present



Lucy Dodd Studio, Kingston, NY
Artist Assistant, November 2016 - April 2017

Olana State Historic Site, Hudson, NY
Plein Air Project Coordinator, July - October 2016
Landscape Tour Guide, May - October 2016
Artist-in-Residence, May - October 2015

Carolee Schneemann Studio, Tilson, NY
Studio Intern, June - October 2015

The Fisher Center, Bard College, NY
Assistant House Manager, June 2015 - June 2016

Paul Kasmin Gallery
Gallery Intern, March - August 2015