Kevin McCoy

Emerging Fields, 2002

The McCoy’s multimedia artworks examine the genres and conventions of filmmaking, memory and language.  They are known for creating video installation and sculpture.

Jennifer and Kevin McCoy were 2011 Guggenheim Foundation Fellows and 2005 Wired Rave Award winners. The McCoys’ work has been widely exhibited in the U.S. and internationally—exhibitions include Museum of Modern Art in New York; the Pompidou Center in Paris; BFI (British Film Institute) Southbank in London; Hanover Kunstverein; The Beall Center in Irvine, CA; pkm Gallery in Beijing; The San Jose Museum of Art; and Palazzo della Papesse. Their work can be seen in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Milwaukee Art Museum and MUDAM in Luxembourg.

Awards and Accomplishments


The McCoys receive Guggenheim Fellowship

2008: The McCoys are nominated for a First Light Movies Award


The McCoys receive a Rave Award and are named Artists of the Year by Wired Magazine