MARIO MOORE

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EDUCATION

Yale University

2013   MFA                                                                             

College for Creative Studies

2009   BFA                                                                              

Studio Art Centers International

2008   Spring semester                                                           

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018   Recovery, David Klein Gallery, Detroit, MI

2016   Coming Home/ Here and Now, Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI

2015   Refracted Light, Harlem School of the Arts, New York, NY

2015   Golden Lady, The Diggs Gallery/Winston-Salem State University, Winston-Salem, NC

2015   Mothers and Sons, Knox College, Galesburg, IL   

2012   The Study at Yale, New Haven, CT  

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018   Black Blooded, New Gallery of Modern Art, Charlotte, NC

2018   Kaleidoscope, Kravets Wehby Gallery, New York, NY

2017   Universal Belonging, PRIZM Art Fair , Miami, FL

2017   TruthGallery at BRIC House , Brooklyn, NY

2017   Evidence of Things not seen, College for Creative Studies Center galleries , Detroit, MI

2017   Right Side Out: the Modern Self-Portrait, Able Baker Contemporary, Portland, Maine

2017   Summer Selections, David Klein Gallery, Detroit, MI

2017   Art of Rebellion: Black Art of the Civil Rights Movement, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI  

2017   Dogs, Raymond Duck, Brooklyn, NY 

2016   60 Americans, Makeshift Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2016   Rock the Vote presents: Truth to Power, Pop up exhibit, Philadelphia, PA

2015   The Change We Want To See: Artists Reflect on Detroit, Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI

2015   Wish List, The Gallery Project, Toledo, OH - Ann Arbor, MI

2015   Slow Jamz, Jessie Edelman Studio, Brooklyn, NY  

2015   Respond, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY  

2014   A Rose is a Rose, The Butcher’s Daughter, New York, NY  

2014   Forecast: Overflow, Brown and Juanita C. Ford Art Gallery Downtown Campus, Detroit, MI  

2014   Do the Yale Thing: An Exhibition of Exceptional Artwork by Recent Yale MFA

 GraduatesN’Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI  

2014   Corpus Americus, Driscoll Babcock Galleries, New York, NY 

2013   Kumusha (The Shona word for “Home”), Public Pool, Hamtramck , MI and

 Harare, Zimbabwe 

2013   MFA Thesis show, Yale School of Art Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

2013   Great American Artists-Part III: The Seeds

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Detroit, MI 

2011    First Year Graduate Show, Yale School of Art Green Gallery, New Haven, CT 

2010   Mines Yours, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI      

2010   Politics of Fear, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI  

2010   Figure Exhibition, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, MI 

2010   Great American Artist Exhibit, Arts league of Michigan, Detroit, MI 

 

LECTURES

2017  Reconsidering the painter's gaze: The work of Mario Moore, Pfeiffer University, Misenheimer, NC

2016  Home Grown in Detroit and Beyond: Art of Mario Moore, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

2016  Artist talk with Jonathon Patton, Harlem School of the Arts, New York, NY

2015  University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC

2015  Knox College, Galesburg, IL

2015  College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

2014  Panel discussion, George N'Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI

 

AWARDS/FELLOWSHIPS/RESIDENCIES

2018   Princeton Hodder Fellowship, NJ

2017   Josef And Anni Albers Foundation, CT 

2017   The Fountainhead Residency, Miami

2015   Artist-In-Residence, Knox College 

2012   National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 2012 Stacey Scholarship 

2011    The NAMTA Foundation, 2011 NAMTA Foundation Visual Arts Major Scholarship 

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Detroit Institute of Arts

Winston-Salem State University

Knox College

 

 

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