Kevin Claiborne

b. 1989, Washington, D.C.. Lives and works in New York, NY.

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Double Consciousness 2, UCSB Multicultural Center Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020
Photoville, New York, NY
Once More, with Feeling, UCLA New Wight Biennial, Los Angeles, CA Ways & Means, Skelf, UK In.Osciliations, SITE.Projects London, London, UK How We Hear Now: Sound, Language, & Environment, Architectural Ecologies Lab, San Francisco, CA BABY MOMA, At Peace Gallery, New York, NY
2019
Sisyphean Justice, The Arts Fund, Santa Barbara, CA


EDUCATION

2021
MFA in Visual Arts, Columbia University, New York, NY
2016 
MS in Higher Education Administration, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 
2012
BS in Mathematics, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC



PRESS

2020
Cascone, Sarah. “Editors’ Picks: 16 Events for Your Art Calendar This Week.” Artnet News (September 21, 2020)
Mitter, Siddhartha. “Photoville Adds New Venues, Vistas and Vision.” The New York Times (September 21, 2020)
Sharif, Najma. “5 Photographers On Documenting Protests Through Their Own Lens.” Atmos  (July 9, 2020) Claiborne, Kevin. “Art and Activism: Documenting Protests Against Police Brutality and Anti-Blackness.” Ilford Photo (June 23, 2020) Artnet News. “8 Curators, Artists, and Art Historians on the Most Consequential News Images Since the Death of George Floyd.” Artnet News  (June 19, 2020) Tarmy, James. “’Are Your Lungs Worth More?’ An Artist Captures the Protests in New York.” Bloomberg Businessweek  (June 9, 2020) Donelan, Charles. “’Sisyphean Justice’ at the Arts Fund.” Santa Barbara Independent  (February 12, 2019)
Deng, Audrey. Interview with Kevin Claiborne. “Conversations with Artists in Art Getting Art: Kevin Claiborne II.” Columbia University School of the Arts  (January 22, 2020)


AWARDS

2020
Photography Fellowship, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, NY
2019
Visual Arts Scholarship, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, NY 


VISITNG ARTIST AND SELECTED LECTURES

2020
Visiting Artist Lecture, University of New Mexico, Alburquerque, NM Visiting Artist Lecture, The Cooper Union, New York, NY Visiting Artist Lecture, Columbia University, New York, NY
2018
Artist Talk, University of California Santa Barbara, CA


SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS


Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY