Aay Preston-Myint’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

IntroAmerican artist, Oakland Calif. and Chicago
Is Artist 
From United States of America 
Type Arts 
Birth 1981, New York City, United States of America
Age:39 years

Aay Preston-Myint (born 1981) is a visual artist and art educator based in Oakland, California. Preston-Myint was born in New York City, worked extensively in Chicago, Illinois, and is a co-founder of the Chicago Art Book Fair. The Chicago Art Book Fair has been held annually since 2017 and emerged from the No Coast publishing imprint. Preston-Myint was a professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and is currently a program manager at the Headlands Center for the Arts in Sausalito, California. He founded Chances Dances, a party that “supports and showcases the work of queer artists in Chicago.”


Aay Preston-Myint’s solo exhibitions include At Night, I Think of You, held at the Threewalls Gallery in Chicago in 2013; Project #11, and held in 2018 at the ‘sindikit gallery in Baltimore, Maryland in 2018. He had two solo exhibitions shows in 2019: Wormhole at Adler & Floyd in Chicago and X O at the Royal Nonesuch Gallery in Oakland, California.