Kemar Wynter New York, USA, b. 1995

"Those core ideas of what does it mean for me to be Black, Jamaican, and also living in the United States. I think about the ways in which I can take those elements forward and bring them forward with me through history."

– Kemar Wynter

EDUCATION

2017 BFA in Painting and Drawing, Cum Laude, SUNY Purchase, School of Art + Design

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021 Portions, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, New York, NY, US

2020 Five Plus One (Online), POWDERFREEVACUUMSEALED, New York, NY, US

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2021 I Saw It Hang Down There, Bode Projects, Berlin, DE

          Upcoming, Unclebrother, Hancock, New York, NY, US

          Where Are You Now?, Tiger strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia, NY, US

          Afterimage (curated by Alex Paik), Make Magazine, Online Viewing Room

2019 Flavor Profile by Meg Hahn, Border Patrol, Portland, OR, US

2018 Summer Series: Session One, Produce Model Gallery, Chicago, IL, US

          Magic Shell, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, New York, NY, US

2017 SUNY Global: Fall, SUNY Global Center, New York, NY, US

          Art School Alliance @ Work, University of Fine Arts Hamburg, DE

          Black Futures, 1019 Space, Harrison, NY, US

          We The Senior Thesis Exhibition: Outstanding Students, Richard and Dolly Maass                           Gallery, Purchase, NY, US

2016 SUNY Art Spring, State University Plaza Gallery, Albany, NY, US

           Matt Meenan Presents: The Quadrant, 1019A Art Space, Purchase, NY, US

2015 Lorimoto: Open Call, Lorimoto Gallery, New York, NY, US

          Strictly Collaboration by Kara Lynn Cox, Forum Art Space, Purchase, NY, US

          Heterotopia, Forum Art Space, Purchase, NY, US

2013 Imagemakers, International Center of Photography, New York, NY, US

 

RESIDENCIES

2022 Flux Factory, Long Island City, New York, NY, US

2021 Art Quarter Budapest, HU

           FluxAtAROS, Aarhus, DK

           100West Corsicana Artist and Writer Residency, TX, US

2017 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, US

 

AWARDS

2021 Navarro Council of the Arts Grant, Corsicana, TX, US

2020 100 West Artist’s Fellowship, Corsicana, TX, US

2017 Vermont Student Center Merit Based-Scholarship, Johnson, VT, US

           President’s Award, Painting and Drawing, Purchase, NY, US