92Y Instructor Biography

Nori Pao

Nori Pao lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. She has taught at a variety of institutions including The Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), Minneapolis, MN; The Craft Students League, New York, NY; and the Colorado Mountain College, Aspen, CO. Pao received her MFA from Arizona State University in 1998 and went on to complete a residency at The Anderson Ranch Arts Center the following year. She has been the recipient of numerous awards, most notably an Artist Assistance Fellowship Grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Patricia Roberts Harris Fellowship.