CV

CV
Solo Exhibitions

2019
Before Words
Urban Institute of Contemporary Art
Grand Rapids, MI

2019
HANNAH
Kavi Gupta Gallery
Chicago, Illinois

2019
HIGHLY WORKED
Denny Dimin Gallery
New York, NY

2018
Chasing Time
Leyendecker Gallery
Tenerife, Canary Islands

2012
Permutation
The Paragon Theater
St. Louis, MO

2010
Paroxysm
Art Monster
St. Louis, MO

2009
Wu-Wei
Abstrakt GallerySt. Louis, MO

2008
Untitled
The Nash Hotel
Miami Beach, FL

Public Sculpture

2019
3 Ways
The Helis Foundation
New Orleans, LA

Education

2009
San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco, CA

Group Exhibitions

2019
EXPO Chicago
Kavi Gupta Gallery
Chicago, IL

2018
Harlem Perspectives
FACTION Arts Projects
New York, NY

2018
Cry of Victory, Short Walks to Freedom
Projects + Gallery
St. Louis, MO

2018
PARALLELS AND PERIPHERIES
ArtCenter South Florida
Miami, FL

2018
EXPO Chicago
Kavi Gupta Gallery
Chicago, IL

2018
EXPO Chicago
Jenkins Johnson Gallery
Chicago, IL

2018
Alchemy
BRIC Arts Media
Brooklyn, NY

2018
The Barn Show 2018
Johannes Vogt Gallery
Hamptons, NY

2018
ARCO Madrid
Leyendecker Gallery
Madrid, Spain

2018
Senses and Perception
Mana Contemporary
Jersey City, NJ

2018
ARCO LISBOA
Leyendecker Gallery
Lisbon, Portugal

2018
The Aesthetics of Matter
VOLTA
New York, NY

2018
Out of Line
Long Gallery
New York, NY

2017
PROJECTS MIAMI BEACH 2017
PULSE Contemporary Art Fair
Art Basel, Miami, FL

2017
Hidden In Plain Sight
Jenkins Johnson Gallery
Brooklyn, NY

2016
Full Circle
Mason Gallery
New York, NY

2014
I Kan Do Dat
Rush Art Galleries, New York, NY

Press

Dunson, Danny. "Kennedy Yanko: In Her Own Words." Art X. July 2019.

Becker, Noah. "Interview with Kennedy Yanko by Noah Becker” White Hot Magazine. June 2019.

Joseph, Jae. "All the Feels: Nana Ya Asare Boadu and Kennedy Yanko." Cultured. July 2018.

Williams, Kristie. "Artist of the week: Kennedy Yanko." Milk. 9 April 2018. 

Sargent, Antwaun. "How Artist Kennedy Yanko Went from Bodybuilding to Metalworking." VICE. 8 March 2018. 

McVey, Kurt. “Three Pulses: Ventiko, Fischer Cherry, and Kennedy Yanko.” Quiet Lunch. 22 November 2017.

Hernandez, Jasmin. "Studio Visit with Kennedy Yanko.” GalleryGurls. 22 October 2017.

McVey, Kurt. “It’s A Little About Kennedy Yanko.” Interview. 8 Nov. 2013.

Residencies

2018
Artist Residency
Leyendecker Gallery
Canary Islands

2017
Artist Residency
Fountain Head
Miami, FL

2013
Artist Residency
Idiosyncrasy Gallery
New York, NY

2010
Artist Residency
Atlantic Center of the Arts
New Smyrna Beach, FL

2009 – 2012
Resident Performer
The Living Theatre
New York, NY

Performances

The Living Theater
New York, NY

2012
Seven Meditations on Political Sado-Masochism

2011
History of the World

2010
Korach

2009
Fall, Eureka

2009
Winter, Red Noir