Education

  • School of Visual Arts, New York, NY M.F.A. FINE ARTS, (2016)

  • Southern Polytechnic State University (now Kennesaw State University, Marietta Campus), Marietta, Ga

      B.A. New Media Arts, 

      Minor in Architecture (2014)

Grants/Awards, and Public Commissions

  • Peter S. Reed Foundation Grant Recipient (2020)

  • FSP/Jerome Foundation Fellowship, (2018)

  • Topic 3: Consciousness, Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN (2018 Currently on view through 2020)

Residencies

  • SVA MFA Fine Arts, Life on an Island, Colonels Row, Governors Island, NY (2019)

  • Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN (2018) 

  • Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture,

      Skowhegan, ME (2016)

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • Paranoia’s Midnight, haul gallery, Brooklyn, NY (2019)

  • {Fig. 27} the {X} mutation, The AC Institute, New York, NY (2018) 

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • Racism: The Other American Pandemic, Eastern Connecticut State University, Virtual (2020)

  • A Muffled Sound Underwater, LatchKey Gallery, New York, NY (2020)

  • parade, uhaul gallery, Brooklyn, NY (2019)

  • Race and Revolution: Race and Revolution: Still Separate-Still Unequal, Penn State, State College, PA (Jan 29th - April 6th, 2019)/ August Wilson Center, Pittsburgh, PA ( April 19th - July 21st, 2019)

  • Race and Revolution: Still Separate-Still Unequal, University of Connecticut-Stamford, Stamford, CT (2018)

  • Re: x 12, Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, NY (2017)

  • Race and Revolution: Still Separate-Still Unequal, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY (2017) 

  • Re: x 11, Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, NY (2017)

  • SVA x SKOWHEGAN, SVA Chelsea Gallery, New York, NY (2016-2017)

  • PRIZM Art Fair, Miami, FL (2016)

  • With Liberty and (in)Justice For All?, Gateway Project Spaces, Newark, NJ (2016)

  • To a point…,  SVA MA Curatorial Practice Project Space, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY (2016)

  • For Sale By Owner, Hilltop Antiques, Skowhegan, ME (2016)

  • popular culture is where the pedagogy is, The Hole, New York, NY (2016)

  • Mini Bar, Material Art Fair (as part of an art and curatorial project), Mexico City, Mexico (2016)

  • Brooklyn Academy of Music Benefit with Beverly’s, Bridget Donahue Gallery, New York, NY (2016)

  • (Re)Vision, Jan Brandt Gallery, Bloomington, IL (2015)

  • Jumping the Line: interdisciplinary concept shop, Artiz Group, New York, NY (2015)

  • DO YOU FEEL?, SVA MA Curatorial Practice Project Space, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY (2015)

  • [RE]VISION, SVA MA Curatorial Practice Program, New York, NY (2015)

Selected Press

Dunne, Susan. “‘Racism: The Other American Pandemic’ virtual exhibit at ECSU looks at presistent crisis” Hartford Courant (2020)

https://www.courant.com/ctnow/arts-theater/hc-ctnow-art-racism-exhibit-ecsu-blm-20200731-wqzad622onhxnfe3yrtqugciou-story.html

 

Rodney, Seph. “What Does it Mean to Exhibit ‘Black Excellence’?” HYPERALLERGIC (2020)

https://hyperallergic.com/548933/what-does-it-mean-to-exhibit-black-excellence/

 

Walker, Dareece. “Paranoia’s Midnight”: Interview with Marvin Touré.” LIVING LIFE FEARLESS (2019)

https://livinglifefearless.co/2019/features/paranoias-midnight-interview-with-marvin-toure/

 

 

Waltz, Amanda. “ Race and Revolution: Still Separate – Still Unequal examines educational discrimination in Pittsburgh to address a national problem.” Pittsburgh City Paper (2019) 

https://www.pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/still-separate-still-unequal-examines-educational-discrimination-in-pittsburgh-to-address-a-national-problem/Content?oid=14874428

 

UConn Communications. “Exhibit Explores Racial Disparities in Public School System.” UConn Today (2018)

https://today.uconn.edu/2018/01/exhibit-explores-racial-disparities-public-school-system/

 

Cascone, Sarah. “Editors’ Picks: 8 Things to See in New York This Week.” artnet news (2017)

https://news.artnet.com/exhibitions/editors-picks-may-22-954953

 

Sargent, Antwaun. “A Langston Hughes Short Story Inspired a Contemporary Art Exhibition.” VICE (2016) https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/qkwyn3/langston-hughes-short-story-contemporary-exhibition

 

Ward, Kelvin. “MARVIN TOURÉ - BOUSSOUMANI.” THE BHOLDER (2016)

http://www.thebholdr.com/blog/2016/5/2/marvin-tour-boussoumani

 

SVA Features. “‘SVA x Skowhegan’ Explores the Effects of Globalization on Contemporary Art.” Visual Arts Press (2016) https://sva.edu/features/sva-x-skowhegan-explores-the-effects-of-globalization-on-contemporary-art

 

Meredith, Maya. “the master’s tools.” Wade in the Water  (2016) 

https://issuu.com/artistsagainstpoliceviolence/docs/issue_2_final_for_web

 

HALF (2015)

https://issuu.com/half_/docs/half01_02

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