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EDUCATION

Brown|RISD Dual Degree
5-Year Program between Brown University and RISD. Students are enrolled in both schools simultaneously for 5-five years and graduate with two Bachelor's Degrees.

2024 [anticipated] Bachelor of Fine Arts, Sculpture
Rhode Island School of Design(RISD), Providence, RI


2024 [anticipated] Bachelor of Arts, Modern Culture and Media
Brown University, Providence, RI




SOLO PRESENTATIONS + EXHIBITIONS

2022 Fountain, RISD Museum, Providence, RI



GROUP PRESENTATIONS + EXHIBITIONS

2024  The Black Biennial, Gelman Gallery, RISD Museum, Providence, RI

2024 Figure, Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC

2023 Each Thing Everyone, Sculpture Triennial, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

2023 ISC Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, The Seward Johnson Atelier, Trenton, NJ

2023
New Contemporaries, Gelman Gallery, RISD Museum, Providence, RI

2023 Senior Invitational, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

2023 The Untitled Show, Dye House, Providence, RI

2023 1,000,000 Grit, Senior Sculpture Exhibition, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

2023 Bliss Information, Gelman Gallery, RISD Museum, Providence, RI

2023 The BluPrnt, Bridge Red Studios, North Miami, FL

2022 Missed Connections, Memorial Hall Gallery, Providence, RI

2022 Friends with Benefits, Estrella Gallery, Manhattan, NY

2022 Objects and Non-Objects, 20 Washington Place, Providence, RI

2022 Missed Connections, Memorial Hall Gallery, Providence, RI

2022 The Black Biennial, Gelman Gallery, RISD Museum, Providence, RI

2022 EQUATOR, Estrella Gallery, Manhattan, NY

2022 translat[ ], Perry and Marty Granoff Center, Brown University, Providence, RI

2021 La Memoria es Distante, Galería Cromática, Mexico City, Mexico

2021 “Score A Body,” Estrella Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2020 Serving the People, BFA Show, https://stp.world/

2020 Experimental Foundation Studies Triennial, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

2019 Presidential Scholars in the Arts, John. F Kennedy Center, Washington D.C

2019 Norton Museum of Art Rising Student Artists, West Palm Beach, FL

2019 YoungArts Finalists, Miami, FL

2019 In and Out of Body, Carrhaus, Providence, RI




AWARDS

2024 Windgate Lamar Fellowship Recipient

2024 Spur Research Grant

2023 Windgate Lamar Fellowship Award Nominee

2023 Royce Fellowship

2022 Dorner Prize

2022 International Sculpture Center Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture

2022 Brown Arts Initiative Design+Research Fellowship

2021 ArTist for ChangeNOW Scholar

2019 Presidential Scholar in the Arts

2019 Links Foundation Artist

2019 Pathfinder in the Arts, Visual Arts, Runner-Up

2019 YoungArts Award With Distinction

2019 Scholastics Art and Writing National Silver Portfolio with Distinction

2019 Scholastics Art and Writing American Visions Nominee




PRESS

2023  January - A Sense of Belonging, by Simone Solondz

2023 January - Sculpture Magazine 2022-2023 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Recipients

2022 December - The New York Times Reporters Notebook: Masks Off, Wallets Out: Art Basel 2022, by Brett Sokol

2022 August - Permission to Create: Five YoungArts Award Winners on Sustaining Their Creative Practice by Nicole Martinez

2022 May - Black Star Journal, Black Art as Black Being by Eastlyn Frankel

2022 March - Rhode Island Monthly, “Black Biennial” Takes Center Stage at RISD by Dana Rae Laverty

2022 The Black Biennial Catalog

2022 Permission to Create: Five YoungArts Award Winners on Sustaining Their Creative Practice, by Nicole Martinez

2021 July - COPY, Art Space Shows I've Loved Recently by Naava Guarac

2021 July - ReillyDavidson, shows2021 by Reilly Davidson

2019
January - ArtMiamiMagazine, National YoungArts Week



PUBLICATIONS

2023 Consuming Culture As An Internet Lightweight, byline, by Njari Anderson

2023 On Culture, Are.na.org, written by Njari Anderson

2022 Deana Lawson: DOUBLE VISION, Portals Magazine, by Njari Anderson and Uwa Ede Osifo

2022 The Black Biennial, The Black Biennial: Black Hole, Black (W)hole, V.1, written by Njari Anderson

2022 Are.na Annual, Are.na.org, It Became Ritual co-written by Njari Anderson and Ariel Dong




ARTIST TALKS

2023 Rhode Island School of Design, Sculpture Senior Artist Talk

2022
RISD Museum, Dorner Prize



WORK  + ASSISTANTSHIPS

2023 Intern to DoMinic Molon, THE Chief Curator and the Curator of Contemporary Art at the RISD Museum

2023 Design Assistant and Fabricator for Derrick Woods-Morrow on solo show Gravity Pleasure Switchback

2022 Design and Research Assistant to Theaster Gates, on projects Black Chapel, Serpentine, London and Young Lords and their Traces, New Museum, NYC

2018-2019 Norton Museum of Art, TASQ, Student, Education, and Public Programs Coordinator