Patrice Renee Washington

b. Chicago, Illinois

lives and works in Queens, NY

 

EDUCATION

2014

Columbia University, New York, NY

MFA Visual Arts

 

2011

Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSUD), Denver, CO

BFA Sculpture

 

SOLO + TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

Rags & Rinds. Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY (2016)

Drab Contortionist. Art-in-Buildings, Time Equities West 10th Window, NY (2015)

Benny Andrews and Patrice Renee Washington: TALKING. Blackburn 20|20, NY (2014)

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

States of Matter. Zeitgeist Gallery. Nashville, TN (Upcoming)

2017

Ecotone. Zaha Hadid Building. New York, NY

My Fossil, My Echo. MX Gallery. New York, NY

On Visibility and Camouflage. We Buy Gold. New York, NY

Now More Than Always. Gildar Gallery. Denver, CO

Open Shelf Library: The Stacks. Museum of Contemporary Art Denver. Denver, CO

Lucky Draw. Sculpture Center. New York, NY

Fake Art.  Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art.  Bloomfield Hills, MI

2016

Givens. AA|LA Gallery. Los Angeles, CA

The Pretty Things Are Going to Hell. Sculpture Space Projects, NY

Caviar. Central Park Gallery. Los Angeles, CA

No Empty Vessels. Gildar Gallery. Denver, CO

In Practice: Fantasy Can Invent Nothing New. Sculpture Center, NY

Contemporary Ceramics. LeRoy Neiman Gallery, NY

Hotlines. Recitation Gallery, University of Delaware. Newark, DE

2015

Vault. Center for Visual Art. Denver, CO

New Work New York. 695 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY

2014

Precious Moments. Openspace.  Baltimore, MD

Is it much too much to ask, not to hide behind the mask?  Old Room, NY

Columbia University MFA Thesis Show. Fisher Landau Center for Art, Long Island City, NY

RE: Purpose. Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA), FiveMyles. Brooklyn, NY

Networking Tips for Shy People. 200 Livingston St. Brooklyn, NY

2013

Shadow is Beast. LeRoy Neiman Gallery, NY

Columbia MFA First Year Show. Wallach Art Gallery, NY

Magical Thinking. 200 Livingston St. Brooklyn, NY

Hopeful. Penthouse Gallery. Baltimore, MD

2012

Complicit Objects: Art in the Age of Authenticity. Dikeou Collection. Denver, CO

IceBreaker3. Ice Cube Gallery. Denver, CO

2011

Dirty Clean. Object and Thought. Denver, CO

Precious Moments, BFA Thesis Exhibition.  Center for Visual Art. Denver, CO

Space Jam. Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design.  Lakewood, CO

Art by Craft. Redline Gallery. Denver, CO

Now as I was About to Say…. Denver, CO

 

RESIDENCIES

2017

Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY

Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop Program (SIP), New York, NY

Lighthouse Works, Fishers Island, NY

2016

Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), New York, NY

2015

Anderson Ranch Arts Center (fellowship), Ceramics Artist in Residence, Snowmass, CO

2014

Vermont Studio Center (fellowship), Johnson, VT

TEACHING

Faculty, Ceramics Department, 92nd St Y, New York, NY (2016-Present)

Adjunct Professor, Sculpture I, Columbia University, New York, NY (2016)

Teaching Assistant, Ceramics I, Sculpture I, Sculpture III, Columbia University,

New York, NY (2012-2014)

 

AWARDS/GRANTS

2012-2014

Visual Arts Fellowship, Columbia University

2011

Nagel Art Thesis Award. MSUD Department of Art, Denver, CO

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017

Erin Schwartz. “Humor as resistance: Patrice Renee Washington on the force-feeding of white supremacy + disrupting the violence of consumption.” AQNB September 20

http://www.aqnb.com/2017/09/20/humor-as-tool-of-resistance-patrice-renee- washington-on-the-force-feeding-of-white-supremacy-the-violence-of-consump- tion/

 

Antwaun Sargent. “How to Survive Systematic Racism in America.”

The Creators Project, Vice July 12

https://creators.vice.com/en_us/article/59p585/survive-systemic-racism-america-bwaforblm?utm_source=tcpfbus

 

Ray Mark Rinaldi. “New exhibit laments the fate of minority artists in the commercial art world. Then asks it to pay up.” The Denver Post June 15

http://theknow.denverpost.com/2017/06/15/black-art-gildar-gallery-denver/147916/

2016

Kyle Thomas Hinton. “Givens @ AA|LA Gallery Reviewed.” AQNB November 24

http://www.aqnb.com/2016/11/24/givens-aala-gallery-reviewed/