META META META LLC is a collaborative arts organization run by artists Leah Wolff and Guy Ben-Ari. Since 2009, they have been facilitating creative and discursive activities with the aim of supporting a diverse community of underrepresented artists through collaboration and community engagement. Meta Meta Meta LLC teaches workshops, organizes events, and produces publications in order to empower the public through increased access to the arts.
AGENCY is a newly opened project space located at 20 Jay Street in DUMBO, Brooklyn. AGENCY was established by Meta Meta Meta, LLC with the goal of promoting underrepresented emerging Brooklyn based artists.
Leah Wolff (b. 1984, Cleveland, OH) is a Brooklyn based artist who received her MFA from Columbia University in 2011, and her BFA from Rhode Island School of Design in 2006. Her work has been featured in exhibitions at The Jewish Museum, IPCNY, Lu Magnus, Fisher Landau Center for Arts, NADA Art Fair and SculptureCenter in New York City, as well as at Mirus Gallery in San Francisco. Her most recent solo show was held at Scaramouche, New York. She is a recent Artist in Residence at Cooper Union, as well as the Museum of Art and Design in New York as part of the Artist Studios Program.
Guy Ben-Ari (b. 1984 in Tel-Aviv, Israel) is a visual artist based in NYC. He is a recent Artist in Residence at Triangle Arts, the Lower East Side Printshop, NYC, a SIP fellow at the Blackburn Printshop, EFA, and a recent Artist-in-Residence at LMCC Workspace Program. He received his MFA from Columbia University (2011), and his BFA from Bezalel Academy, Jerusalem (2009), where he received the Presser Award for Excellence in Painting. He studied Painting at the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London (2008). Solo exhibitions include Scaramouche (NYC), Vox Populi (Philadelphia), and Hamidrasha Gallery (Tel-Aviv).