Trey Abdella

B. 1994

Lives in Brooklyn, NY


2019 MFA, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2016  BFA, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY



  • In the Between, Lyons Weir Gallery, New York, NY

  • Clusterfuck, Future Gallery, Berlin Germany

  • Representing: Selected Works from Alumni and Faculty of The NYAA, Garvey|Simon, New York, NY

  • Ultra Bright Beams, Mount Analogue, Seattle, WA


  • Buy What You Love, Rema Hort Mann Foundation, New York, NY

  • While Supplies Last, Gift Shop Gallery, Seattle, WA

  • Leipzig Residency Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

  • Order and Chaos: The World Of The Enlightened?, Jankossen Contemporary, New York, NY

  • The Witching-Other, Temporary Storage Gallery @ Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY

  • Tribeca Ball, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

  • Sublimed: Contemporary Romantics, Di Donna Gallery, New York, NY

  • Deep Stretch Online Exhibition, Field Projects Gallery, New York, NY


  • We Have Forgotten The Physical, Image Gallery, Brooklyn NY

  • Deck The Walls, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

  • Hokey Pokey, Image Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


  • Pulse Miami Beach, SVA Galleries, Miami, FL


  • Crime and Punishment, SVA Galleries, New York, NY

Awards and Scholarships

2018 Jane & Jimmy Buffet Scholarship, New York Academy of Art

2017 President's Scholarship, New York Academy of Art

2016 BFA Illustration/Cartooning Award, School of Visual Arts

2016 Alumni Scholarship, School of Visual Arts


Leipzig International Art Programme : Leipzig, Germany : Summer 2018



School of Visual Arts, Adjunct Faculty