Selected Solo and Two Person Exhibitions


2018    Nordic Black Theater, Oslo, Norway


2016    Hole Art Center, Norway


2013    Hole Art Center, Norway


2012    Spence Gallery, Toronto, Canada


2010    Avisca Fine Art Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia, USA


2008    128 Gallerie, Kingston, Jamaica


2007    Galleri Elenor, Oslo, Norway


2007    Bill Hodges Gallery, New York, NY, USA


2006    Gallery Twenty- Four, Berlin, Germany


2005    Galeria Zero, Barcelona, Spain


2005    Gallery Ramfjord, Oslo, Norway



Selected Group Exhibitions and Art Fairs


2020   Prizm Art Fair, Miami, USA


2020    Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA


2019    Prizm Art Fair, Miami, USA


2019    Aqua Art Fair, Miami, USA


2018    ArtLink, Holland American Line


2018    Clio Art Fair, New York, NY, USA


2017    Site Brooklyn, International Juried Competition, Brooklyn, NY, USA


2016    6th Annual Juried Exhibition, 110 Gallery, Seattle, WA, USA


2015    Art Collectors Show, Hi-Qo Gallery, Kingston, Jamaica


2014    Affordable Art Fair, London, England


2012    HiQo Gallery Kingston, Jamaica


2012    Affordable Art Fair, New York, NY


2011     Kunsthallen, Oslo Norway


2009     Florence Biennale 2009, Florence, Italy


2009     National Black Fine Art Show, New York, NY


2008     Avisca Fine Art Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia


2007     Aalesunds Kunstforening, Aalesund, Norway


2007     Galleri Ramfjord, Oslo, Norway


2006     Raw Art Show, Florence, Italy


2005     Raw Art Show, London, England





2015     International Juried Competition, Center for Contemporary Arts, NJ, USA


2012     National Biennial 2012, The National Gallery, Kingston, Jamaica 


2010     The National Gallery, Kingston, Jamaica “Auction for Haiti"





2017    Selected as one of 100 Best in New York’s Creative Quarterly Magazine year-end juried competition. Selected as one of the top 25 pieces in the Fine Art category.


2015    Awarded 1st prize, 2015 International Juried Competition, The Center for Contemporary Arts, New Jersey, USA


2009    Awarded the President’s Award at the Florence Biennale 2009, Florence, Italy





2021  Kunstpodden Utenforskap: Zoya Taylor


2019    Vanity Fair


2015    Zoya Taylor’s “Sweet Infidel” Wins First Prize:   


2012    ARC Magazine: Zoya Taylor and the Misfits:





In 2015,  Zoya’s painting “The Mask” was chosen to be used as a book cover for the Arabic translation of  Nella Larsen’s  novel “Passing” . 


Zoya’s paintings have been used as illustrations for the British Journal of Wellbeing, the journal Psykisk Helse, Norway and Le Monde, Norway. 


Her paintings have also been used to illustrate the Poetry section of national High School textbooks in Norway


Her artwork has been used in connection with various theatre, film and music productions in Norway, Canada and the USA. 



She is represented in the collection of Art in Embassies (AIE), U.S. Department of State, (, the Bill and Christy Gautreaux Collection in Kansas, Missouri, USA  (, as well as in private collections in  Norway, the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Barbados and Jamaica.