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EXHIBITIONS

2020

Styling: Black Expression, Rebellion and Joy Through Fashion, Nordstrom, NYC

Brooklyn Utopias: 2020, Old Stone House & Washington Park, NYC

2019

Who Do You Say You Are?, Mount Vernon Hotel Museum and Garden, NYC

Harlem Perspectives II, Faction Art Project, Gallery 8, NYC

2018

100 Works, Electropositive, Brooklyn, NYC

LOCATIONS: NYC MFA Exhibition at the Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition

Harlem Havana 2018, Mural Pavilion in Harlem Hospital, NYC, NY

Global Reflections, Interchurch Center, NYC, NY

Let Me Reintroduce Myself, Cigar Factory, LIC, NY

In Pursuit of Freedom Now! Weeksville Heritage Center, NYC, NY

Tactics, Works, Terms, Forms, Statements, NYC, NY 

NSK State Reserve: Crisis Currency, Burren College of Art, Ireland                 

 

2017               

Spirit of Community: Art of Harlem, NYC, NY

Stair-Gazing: Élan Cadiz, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, NJ

Unicode, SVA Flatiron Gallery, NYC, NY

Art & Design Alumni Show 2017, John B. Kenny Gallery, NYC, NY

uptown: nasty women/bad hombres, El Museo del Barrio, NYC, NY

Woe-nderland exhibit, Aloft Hotel Harlem, Art in FLUX, NYC, NY

REFRESH, Rush Art Galleries, Art in FLUX, Chelsea, NY

1st Black History Month Student Exhibition, SVA Student Center, Chelsea, NY

harlem is… DANCE, co-curated with Community Works NYC, NY

2016        

UBUNTU, La Maison d’Art NY, NY

Who’s Harlem/Whose Harlem Exhibition, La Maison d’Art NY, NY

2015         

Juxtaposition, Harlem State Building Gallery - City Hall Rotunda in Mt. Vernon, N. Y. at 

1 Roosevelt Ave. Mt Vernon NY

2014         

if you build it, No Longer Empty, NYC, NY

Newark Black Oral History Project, Video installation, Gallery Affero, NJ

2013       

Joining Forces: Living Art on the Hill, City College Arts Exhibit, NYC, NY

AWARDS 

2020             Moth StorySLAM Champion

2018             Paula Rhodes Memorial Award, SVA

2016-17        Martha Trevor Award, Worldstudio AIGA Scholarship Program

2016-2018    School of Visual Arts Merit Scholarship  

2015             The Power of ART 2015

2003 & 2004 Citations of Honor for Art by Queens Borough President, Helen M. Marshall

PUBLICATIONS

New American Paintings, No.146, Northeast issue, juried by Jerry Saltz

VOGUE 

Family Furniture: Meet the Artist Turning Her Parents and Grandparents Into Chairs

JANUARY 18, 2019 2:35pm by MARLEY MARIUS

FOKUS Insight Magazine - Play Issue , pages 16 - 20

Insight: Symbols Issue , pages 28 - 29 

STUDIO: THE STUDIO MUSEUM IN HARLEM MAGAZINE

Winter/Spring 2015, Summer/Fall 2014, Winter/Spring 2014, Summer/Fall 2013, Summer/Fall 2012, Summer/Fall 2011

Homegirls Make Some Noise: Hip Hop Feminism Anthology, Edited by Gwendolyn D. Pough

COMMISSIONS

The Harlem Wanishi Sukkah, Commissioned by JCC Harlem in collaboration with Art In FLUX, NYC

First Lady's Luncheon Flowers, Commissioned by Studio Museum in Harlem, NYC

RESIDENCIES

Sustainable Arts Foundation AIRspace Parent Artist Residency at Abrons Art Center, 7/2019 - 8/2019

THINK/CREATE/SHARE Lab, BxArtsFactory, 5/2019 - 6/2019

Artist/Art Educator for a teen program. I assisted participants with art making for their portfolios and culminating exhibition.   

Community Works NYC, 2016 - 2018

Guest curated 5 exhibits

Weeksville Heritage Center, 4/2015 - 7/2015

Collage and Conversations: Three month residency with Hugh Gilroy Senior Center. 

HARLEM ARTS FESTIVAL, Summer 2016

Participated in three group art exhibitions.

Studio Museum in Harlem, 2009 - 15

Art Educator for the Studio Museum in Harlem and taught students in Thurgood Marshall Lower Academy, Dorothy Day Early Childhood Center and the Association to Benefit Children. I was the Family Programs Coordinator 2011-2015.

No Longer Empty, if you build it exhibition, June and August 2014

Art Educator of 2 Family Workshops

FAA Illinois University, Micro-Artist Residency, June 2014

A week long artist residency in Champaigne/Urbana, Illinois 

EDUCATION   

                                               

MFA Fine Arts, School of Visual Art, NY, 2018   

BA Studio Art, City College of New York, 2008

Fashion Institute of Technology, NY, 1999

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