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Kevin Beasley

Born 1985, Lynchburg, Virginia
Lives and works in New York
EDUCATION
2012
MFA Yale University School of Art, New Haven, Connecticut
2007
BFA College for Creative Studies, Detroit, Michigan
RESIDENCIES
2013/2014
ALLGOLD, PS1 MoMA, New York
The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York
2013
International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), Brooklyn, NY
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland, OH

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (*Indicates Performance)
2015
Untitled Stanzas: Staff/Un/Site, The High Line, New York, NY
Night (1947-2015), curated by Jordan Stein, The Glass House, New Canaan
Casey Kaplan, New York
2014
The Butcher’s Daughter, Detroit, MI
2012
Latency,The Butcher’s Daughter,Ferndale, MI
2009
Found Asleep Underwater, ORG Contemporary, Detroit, MI
2008
Non/Places, Neal Davis Gallery, Royal Oak, MI

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (*Indicates Performance)
2015
Greater New York, MOMA PS1, Long Island City, NY
Breath/Breadth: Contemporary American Black Male Identity, Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College, Lynchburg, Virginia
Storylines: Contemporary Art at the Guggenheim, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
2014
The Global Africa Project-Political Patterns, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Cut to Swipe, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Rockaway!, PS1 MOMA, New York, NY
Material Histories, Studio Museum Harlem, Harlem, NY
Never Look Back When Leaving, Casey Kaplan, NY
When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South, StudioMuseum Harlem, Harlem, NY;NSU Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL; Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA*
The 2014 Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York*
Harold Ancart, Kevin Beasley, Mateo López, Casey Kaplan, New York*
2013
Queens International 2013, Queen Museum of Art, New York*
Realization is Better Than Anticipation, Museum of Contemporary Art,
Cleveland, OH
6<<<>>> Part I, Interstate Projects, Brooklyn, NY*
2012
Fore, The Studio Museum in Harlem, Harlem, NY*
Some Sweet Day, Museum of Modern Art, New York*
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
An All Day Event, The End, Danspace, New York
2011
Live from Detroit, Fred Torres Collaborations, New York
New Departures and Transitions, N’Namdi Center for Contemporary Art,
Detroit, MI
College Art Association New York Area MFA Exhibition, Hunter College,
New York
2010
Paycheck to Paycheck, The Butcher’s Daughter, Ferndale, MI
2009
Shameless Nameless Recycled, POP Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Detroit: Breeding Ground, Museum of New Art (MoNA), Pontiac, MI
Kevin Beasley and Vanessa Merrill, MoNA, Pontiac, MI
:Wellness: Film premier, Cave, Detroit, MI
Change: Its all There Already, University of Michigan Art Gallery, Detroit, MI
2008
This and There, Somewhere, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art,Bloomfield Hills, MI
Andres Serrano Picks Detroit, Center Galleries, College for Creative Studies,Detroit, MI
Detroit-Toledo Exhibition, Secor Gallery/Detroit Industrial Projects, Toledo,OH
Still Moving, Cave, Detroit, MI
Michigan Fine Arts Competition, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center,Birmingham, MI
2007
Stag, Cave, Detroit, MI.
Exhibiting Group Show, Detroit Industrial Projects, Detroit, MI
Black and White, Cave, Detroit, MI
Selections IX, Center Galleries, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI
2006
Even Clean Hands Leave Marks and Damage Surfaces, Detroit IndustrialProjects, Detroit, MI
Selected Works by Deb Garlick and Kevin Beasley, Neal Davis Gallery,Royal Oak, MI
Black and White, Neal Davis Gallery, Royal Oak, MI

* PERFORMANCES
2015
Untitled Stanzas: Staff/Un/Site, High Line at the Rail Yards, New York, NY, September 22, 23, 24
An Evening with Kevin Beasley, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, June 26
Black Rocker, presented by SOLUNA and Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX, May 15
Movement IV,Casey Kaplan, New York, NY, March 28
Movement IV,Casey Kaplan, New York, NY, February 26
2014
New Forms Festival 14, Vancouver, Canada, September 18
Whitney Biennial, New York, NY, May 14, 16, 17
Casey Kaplan, New York, NY, April 26
And in My Dream I Was Rolling on the Floor, Museum of Contemporary Art,Cleveland, OH, April 12
The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN. In conjunction with Sound Horizoncurated by Jim Hodges, May 8
From Ashy to Classy Mix I (Valley of Ashes), Queens Museum of Art, Queens, NY,November 17
2013
…all different: for I do, I suppose, partake of multitude, Interstate Projects,Brooklyn, NY, June 22
2012
I Want My Spot Back, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Special Projects
2014-2015
ALLGOLD, PS1 MoMA, New York, NY

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