shikeith

Education

 

2018, Sculpture (MFA), Yale School Of Art

2006 - 2010 , Integrative Arts (B.A) , The Pennsylvania State University

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2017 This was his body / His body finally his, MAK Gallery, London, UK

2014 Somewhere over the __, Bunker Projects, Pittsburgh, PA

2009 Ode to Black, Paul Robeson Cultural Center, The Pennsylvania State University, PA

 

Group Exhibitions

 

2017-18 Say It Loud: Art, History, Rebellion, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Detroit, MI

2017 Open Video Call, The Institute Of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA

2017 Brotha, The Overlook Place, Chicago, IL

2017 Girls Who Are Boys, Who Like Boys To Be Girls, Verein Nachtschicht, Basel, Switzerland

2016-177 Labor Relations, Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Poland

2016-17 Go Tell It: Civil Rights Photography, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA

2016 Black Joy, Yale School Of Art, New Haven, CT

2016 Looking Through: Photography, Race, & Identity, Adelphi University, New York

 

Residences

 

2016 Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pittsburgh, PA

2016 Residency, Bunker Projects, Pittsburgh, PA

2014 Residency, Bunker Projects, Pittsburgh, PA

 

Public Programs

 

2017 An Evening with Shikeith and Rickey Laurentiis, MoMA, The Museum of Modern Art, NY

2017 Art, Power, Protest: Northwestern Conference on Human Rights, Northwestern University

2017 #Blackmendream, Screening and Discussion, The Philadelphia Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

2016 Photography and The Politics Of Representation, The Vera List Center, New York, NY

2016 Women Take the Reel Film Festival , The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA

2016 #Blackmendream, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA

2015 Brothas gonna work it out, University of Texas at Austin, TX

2015 My People Film Series,  Kelly Strayhorn Theater, Pittsburgh, PA

 

Awards

 

2017 The Afro-American Cultural Center Award For Excellence In The Arts, Yale University

2016  Interdisciplinary Arts Awards, Center For Collaborative Arts and Media, Yale University

2016 Student Wellness Grant, Yale University

2016, 2013 The Advancing Black Art Grant, The Pittsburgh Foundation and The Heinz Endowments

2010 University Artist Award, The Pennsylvania State University

2009 Leslie P. Greenhill Photography Scholarship, The Pennsylvania State University