Images

Biography

Born in Memphis, 1974
Lives and works in New York

Education
2016
MFA, Hunter College, New York
2002
Ed.M., Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
2001
BA, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA
Pratt Institute College of Art and Design

Solo Exhibitions
2017
Parade, Sugar Hill Museum, New York
Dallas Art Fair, Luce Gallery solo booth
2016
Agency & Regulation, Luce Gallery, Torino
Derek Fordjour : Eight Paintings, Papillion Art, Los Angeles
2015
Upper Room, Robert Blumenthal Gallery, New York
Meritocracy, Jack Bell Gallery, London
2014
The Big Game, Storefront Ten Eyck Gallery, Brooklyn
2013
Sciame Artist’s Salon Series Exhibition, Sciame Corporate Gallery, New York
Built Environments: Inaugurations with Felandus Thames, Columbia University, New York
Russ Barrie Pavillion, New York

Group Exhibitions
2017
Reinventing the figure, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Zuoz
Diamonds, Rings and Courts, Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery at SJU, New York
All that Glitters, Rachel Uffner, New York
Selections, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York
2016
Human Condition, The Hospital, Los Angeles
The Barn Show, Johannes Vogt Gallery East, East Hampton, New York
Summer Fling, Johannes Vogt Gallery, East Hampton, New York
Island States, Tops Gallery, Memphis
March Madness, curated by Hank Willis Thomas & Adam Shopkorn, Fort Gansevoort, New York
2015
I Like it Like This, Sothebys S2 Gallery, New York
And There is an End, Roberts & Tilton Gallery, Los Angeles
Mixed Doubles, Sometimes Gallery, New York
No Such Place, Edward Tyler Nahem Gallery, New York
2014
Open, Papillion Gallery, Los Angeles
2013
Corpus Americus, Driscoll Babcock Gallery, New York
Ticknihova and Winter, New York
Atlanta University Center Alumni Exhibition, Atlanta University Center, Atlanta
 
Residencies and Awards
2017
Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program, Brooklyn, New York
C-12 Emerging Artist Award, Hunter College, New York
2016
Artist-in-Residence, Sugar Hill Museum, New York

Collections
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas
Beth Rudin DeWoody Collection, Palm Beach
JP Morgan Chase Collection, New York
Ernesto Esposito Collection, Naples
Craig Hall, Hall Group Collection, Dallas

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