Né en 1970



FORMATION


Columbia University, New York NY. MFA, 2003 Pratt Institute, Brooklyn NY. BFA, Art & Design Education, 1996




EXPOSITIONS PERSONNELLES ET PERFORMANCES

2015    
« The Holdout: A Social Sculpture with Curated Radio Station », Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark NJ (12/02 – 25/04)


2014
« LIVE and IN COLOUR », Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY (10/09 – 18/10)
« Borough», Derrick Adams, Rhona Hoffman gallery , Chicago, ILL

2013
Louis B. James, New York NY, “In The Company Of Others” 80WSE Gallery, New York “DISPLAY: Cloaked In The Proprieties Of The Culture game” Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, « Becoming one with your environment »

2012
Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, “Deconstruction Worker” General Audience, Miami,
« Architectural archetypes »The Hermitage Artist Retreat, Englewood, FLThe Channel, performance, BAM Next Wave Festival, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn NY
Hillman U. -A Dream Deferred, A Dream Fulfilled, Proposition Gallery, New York NY Architectural Archetypes, General Audience Presents, Miami FL
The World According to Derrick, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, curated by Nuit Banai, Boston MA Communicating with Shadows, performance. Organized by Thomas Lax. Studio Museum in Harlem, New York NY
Man As His Element, Colburn Gallery, University of Vermont, Burlington VT Deconstruction Worker, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York NY

2010
The Kitchen, New York NY, Go Stand Next to the Mountain” Collette Blanchard Gallery, New York NY, “Welcome to Monument City”

2009
Collette Blanchard Gallery, NADA, Miami Beach FL, “Introduction to Bizarro Wiz” (Installation and performance at Le Jardin Theatre, Deauville Beach Resort)

2006
Momenta Arts, Brooklyn NY, “Sometimes I Just Don’t Feel Like Myself”

2005
Participant Inc, New York NY “Anew” (PERFORMA ‘05 performance biennial) Marvelli Gallery, New York  “I'm Sorry, I'm Lost” Participant Inc, New York NY “I'm Smoke; You’re Mirror”

2004
Triple Candie (Project Space), New York NY “Me and My Imaginary Friends”

2003
Jack Tilton Gallery, New York NY “The Big Getaway”


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2014
« Black Eye », curator : Nicola Vassel, TriBeCa, New York

2013
« The Shadows took Shape », Studio Museum Harlem, New York QF Gallery, East Hampton NY, “Tete-a-Tete” The James E. Lewis Museum of Art, Baltimore MD “Reloading the Canon: African Traditions in Contemporary Art”
Brown Foundation gallery, Houston,“Radical presence : Black performance in contemporary art » Contemporary Wing, Washington DC
« Next generation « Rhona Hoffman gallery, Chicago
« Tete à tete » curated by Mickalene Thomas
Pratt Manhattan gallery, New York, NY « Pratt Alumni Painters » curated by Nick Battis Lehmann Maupin gallery, New York, NY
« Summer group show »curated by Carla Camacho , Drew Moody
Yancey Richardson gallery, New York, NY « Tete a tete » Dodge gallery, New York NY
« Bigger than shadows »

2011
Studio Museum in Harlem “Bearden Project”

2010
Sue Scott Gallery, New York NY “Lush Life: Chapter One: Whistle”
(Curated by Franklin Evans and Omar Lopez-Chahoud) Higher Pictures, New York NY "50 Artists Photograph the Future”

2009
BRIC Arts, Brooklyn NY “Revelatory Tension”
Studio Museum in Harlem, New York NY “Harlem Postcards”

2008
Nathan Cummings Foundation, New York NY “1968: Then and Now”
Curator: Deborah Willis, Ingalls & Associates, Miami FL “Casa de Carton” Curator: William Cordova

2007
Derrick Eller Gallery, New York NY “Neo Integrity”
Curator: Keith Mayerson, Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles CA “Dream of Today”?Curator: Amy Smith-Stewart?University of Arkansas at Little Rock?“Taking Possession”?Memphis College of Art, Memphis TN “Reasons to Riot”

2006
Taxter & Spengemann, New York NY “Invade My Dreams”
Curator: Kalup Linzy, MoCADA, Brooklyn NY Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art) “The Pulse of New Brooklyn”

2005
Alona Kagan Gallery, New York NY “If You’re Feeling Sinister”
P.S.1 MoMA, NY “Greater New York 2005” Tilton Gallery, New York NY “Jack Tilton Inaugural Exhibition”

2004
Wall Street Rising / Deutsche Bank, New York NY “Art Downtown: Connecting Collections”?Florida Atlantic University Gallery, Boca Raton FL “Me, Myself & I”
(Renee Riccardo & Paul Laster, Curator) Sampson Projects, Boston MA “Notorious Impropriety” Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn NY “Open House: Working in Brooklyn”
2003
Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania “24/7: Wilno – Nueva York (Visa Para)” Nathan Cummings Foundation, New York NY “Confrontation or Commentary”
Roebling Hall – Satellite, New York NY “Summer Jam” (Franklin Sirmans, Curator : Lisa Kirk Projects, New York NY“You” Massimo Audiello, New York NY “Adams, Cerrillo, Perkins”
Studio Museum in Harlem, New York NY?“Veni Vidi Video” Centenary Gallery, Camberwell College of Arts, London, UK “Urbanites: New York, London, Tokyo”

2002
Triple Candie, New York NY “Hotel/Motel”
L. C. Bates Museum, Hinckley ME

 

PRIX et RESIDENCES


2012        

The Hermitage Artist Retreat, Englewood, FL

2011        

William H. Johnson Award Finalist

2011-13    

The Hermitage Artist Retreat, Englewood, FL

2010        

The Fountainhead Residency, Miami FL

2009        

Louis Comfort Tiffany Award, New York NY

2003-2004    

The Space Program, New York NY
Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Agnes Martin Fellowship

2002        

Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan ME