Albina Cook (she/her)


Albina Cook is a Visitor Services Associate at Art Omi. She lives and works in Albany, NY. She received her BFA in painting from SUNY New Paltz and is working on her painting MFA from the University at Albany. She makes large, emotional, abstract skyscape installations using various media such as: oil paint, encaustics, crayon

Ava Pina (she/her)

Ava is originally from New York City and now resides in Catskill, NY. She earned her BS in Advertising and Marketing Communications from the Fashion Institute of Technology in 2021. Ava has a performance background in modern dance and now expresses her creativity through writing. Her most recent work explores modern dance as an emotional

Ngwe Pyu (she/her)

Ngwe Hnin Pyu was born in Myanmar, moved to New York in 2003, and is currently living in Albany, NY. She received an AA degree from Hudson Valley Community College in 2019, and continued her education at SUNY Oswego where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in studio art in 2021. During her time in Oswego,

James Scott (he/him)

james scott

James Scott is a Visitor Services Associate at Art Omi. James is a visual artist who uses found objects and images in collages made using copy machines and printers. He lives and works in the Hudson Valley and graduated from Hudson Valley Community College in 2018 with his associates in Fine Arts. There he was

Alexandra Cimmino (she/her)

Alexandra (Alex) Cimmino is the Assistant Visitor Services Manager at Art Omi. She was born and raised in Albany, New York, and still resides there today. Alex earned her B.S. from the University of Oneonta, SUNY in Digital and Studio Art, where she served as the Fall 2019 Gallery Intern. She was also a member