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Born in New York, NY

 

 

education

2017

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

2012 

Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

MFA, Painting and Printmaking

 

2006

School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

BFA, Honors, Fine Art Concentration

 

solo exhibitions

 

2018

-Don't Look For Me, The Delaware Contemporary, Wilmington, DE (forthcoming)

2017

-Hear, My Dear, Blackburn Gallery at the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY 

2016

-And I Will be the Same, Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM

 

2015

-Sounds Familiar, Mariboe Gallery at the Peddie School, Hightstown, NJ

 

2012

-5 and 7 or 12, The Study at Yale, New Haven, CT

 

2010

-We'll Take Manhattan, P.S.122 Classroom Gallery, 2010 New York, NY

 

2006

-We Fight but First We Dance, Go Fish Gallery, Go Fish Gallery, New York, NY

 

2004

-I Can Be A King, home of the artist, New York, NY

 

special solo installation projects

2017

As My Sins Flow Down the Hudson, Spring Break Art Fair, New York, NY (forthcoming)

2015

Supermane and the Hidden G, AC institute, New York, NY

 

2014

I Can Love You Better, Shin Gallery, New York, NY

 

selected group exhibitions

2018

-You Are Who I Think You Think You Are, American Medium, New York, NY

-The Lure of the Dark: Contemporary Painters Conjure the Night, MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA
-Black Pulp!, African American Museum Museum at USF, Tampa, FL

2017

-Staff Show, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

-Uptown Triennial: Nasty Women, Bad Hombres, El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY

-Spots, Dots, Pips, and Tiles: An Exhibition around the Game of Dominoes, Perez Art Museum, Miami, FL

-Black Pulp!, Zikha Gallery at Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

-Black Pulp!, Contemporary Art Museum at USF, Tampa, FL

-The Sunday Painter, Laundromat Art Space, Miami, FL

-Selections by Larry Ossei-Mensah, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, NY

2016

-Spots, Dots, Pips, and Tiles: An Exhibition around the Game of Dominoes, Hunter East Harlem Gallery, New York, NY

-OMGWTF, Primary Projects, Miami, FL

-Black Pulp!, Curated by William Villalongo and Mark Thomas Gibson, IPCNY, New York, NY

-Self Portraits, Bravin Lee Programs, New York, NY

-Black Pulp!, Curated by William Villalongo and Mark Thomas Gibson, Yale University Edgewood Gallery, New Haven, CT

 

2015

-Underdonk @ ESXLA, Eastide International, Los Angeles, CA

-The Landscape changes 30 Times, Anahita Gallery, Tehran, Iran

-La Lucha 2, Andrew Freedman Home, Bronx, NY

-TXT: Art, Language, Media, Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling, New York, NY

-The Fire Next Time, Galerìa Leyendecker, Tenerife, Islas Canarias, España

-Consequential Translations, Centro Cultural de España en Santo Domingo, Santo Domingo, Republica Dominicana

-Contemporary Auction, Contemporary Art Museum St Louis, St Louis, MO

-Long Story Short, curated by Karin Bravin, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

-Pagina, curated by Peter Hristoff, Antica Libreria Cascianelli, Rome, Italy

-Slow Jams, 109 Ingraham street, Brooklyn, NY

 

2014

-Narratives of Self Exile/ Narativas del Auto Exilio, Curated by Miguel Luciano, Bronx Art Space, Bronx NY

-In Sheep’s Clothing, curated by Dexter Wimberly, Gallery 220, Brooklyn, NY

-Start “Art Within Reach”, C.A.M. Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

-Discernable Regularities, Collar Works, Troy, NY

-Soul, Novella Gallery, New York, NY

-Paintingwall (Janus at 8:16), Touch Gallery, Cambridge, MA

-Do the Yale Thing, curated by Dexter Wimberly, N’Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI

-Things Still Left Unsaid, Stephen Stoyanov Gallery, New York, NY

 

2013

-For Ed: Splendor in the Grass with Olympic Lad & Lass, Yale University Greene Gallery, New Haven, CT

-Some New Work in an Abandoned Apartment, 353 Cornelia Street, Brooklyn, NY

-La Bienal: Here is Where We Jump, curated by Rocio Aranda-Alvarado and Raul Zamudio, El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY

-Show #5, The Parlour, Brooklyn, NY 

 

2012

-Priene Hali Benefit Auction, curated by Peter Hristoff, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

-Untitled group show, curated by Jacob Robichaux for Clifford Chance US LLP, New York, NY

-Inaugural Exhibition, ConnCat Center for Arts and Technology, New Haven, CT

-The Everything That Stored the Boy, Bump Storage, New York, NY

-Eyes Off the Flag, Koki Arts and Motus Fort Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

-Yale MFA Thesis Exhibition, Yale University Greene Gallery, New Haven, CT

 

2011

-Buy What You Love, Rema Hort Mann Foundation, New York, NY

-301, La Casa Cultural at Yale University, New Haven, CT

-Bosch Young Talent Show, co-curated by William Villalongo, Stedelijk Museum, s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

-Naked Time, The Wall/353 Crown St, New Haven, CT

-To/From: 2nd Year MFA Show, Yale University Greene Gallery, New Haven, CT

-College Arts Association Exhibition, Hunter College Times Square Gallery, New York, NY

 

2010

-1st Year MFA Exhibition, Yale University Greene Gallery, New Haven, CT

 

2009

-Octet, curated by Peter Hristoff and Susan Anker, Pera Museum, Istanbul, Turkey

 

2008

-Roger Carmona and Kenny Rivero, Gallery Fofo, Rahway, NJ

 

2007

-Fresh Ingredients, The Zed Gallery, Miami, FL

 

2006

-Constructivismo 2006, curated by Libertad Guerra,  Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center, New York, NY

-12.16.06, I-20 Gallery, New York, NY

 

2005

-I Am Who I Am, curated by Gunars Prande, Galerie Atelier Herenplaats, Rotterdam, Netherlands

 

Engagements

 

2017

Selections Panel Discussion, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, NY

Interview,Open, Bronxnet TV, Bronx NY

2013

-Artists Talk Story Line, Gallery Talk at El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY 

-Freshly Minted, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY 

 

Residencies and Awards

 

2017

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

2016

-Mana Contemporary BSMT Residency, Newark, NJ

-The Fountainhead Residency, Miami, FL

 

2015

-Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant, New York, NY

 

2015-2016

-Roswell Artists in Residence Program, Roswell, NM

 

2014-1015

-Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Workspace Program, New York, NY

-Visiting Scholar​ ​at the Steinhardt School of Education, Culture, and Human Resources, New York University, New York, NY

 

2011

-Robert Schoelkopf Memorial Travel Grant, Yale University, New Haven, CT

-Doonesbury award, Yale University, New Haven, CT

 

Teaching



2017

-Adjunct Faculty, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

2016

-Adjunct Faculty, Department of Art and Design, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ

-Cameron Visiting Artist, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT

 

2015- present

-Teaching Artist, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

 

2014 - Present

-Adjunct Faculty, Visual and Critical Studies Department, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

 

2015

-Visiting Artist, Peddie School, Hightstown, NJ

-Visiting Artist, Steinhardt Department of Art and Education, New York University, New York, NY

 

2015

-Visiting Artist, Williams College, Williamstown MA

 

2014

-Guest Critic, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

-Visi ting Artist, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, NY

-Teaching Artist, Friends of the Highline, New York, NY

 

2013

-Juror, Department of Education Dedalus and Rothko competition, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

-Gallery-Studio Program Coordinator/Senior Museum Educator, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

 

2012-2013

-Teaching Artist/Educator, El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY

 

2012

-Painting, Drawing, and Glass Mosaics instructor, Exploration Summer Programs at Yale University, New Haven, CT

 

2012

-Printmaking Assistant, Exploration Summer Programs at Yale University, New Haven, CT

 

2012

-Teaching Fellow, Silk-screening, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

 

2011

-Visiting Artist, Williams College, Williamstown MA

-Teaching Fellow, Basic Printmaking, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

 

2010 - 2012

-Wurttle Gallery Teacher, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

 

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