Genevieve Gaignard

Genevieve Gaignard

 

Education

 

2014

MFA, Photography, Yale University, New Haven, CT

 

2007

BA, Photography, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018

Counterfeit Currency, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY

Hidden Fences, Praz-Delavallade, Paris, France

 

2017

Grassroots, Prospect.4, New Orleans, LA

In Passing, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX

The Powder Room, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles, CA

 

2016

Smell the Roses, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

 

2015

Us Only, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles, CA

A Golden State of Mind, Diane Rosenstein Presents at The Cabin LA, Los Angeles, CA

 

Group Exhibitions

2018

Terres de Femmes, Praz-Delavallade, Paris, France

Parallels and Peripheries, ArtCenter South Florida, Miami, FL

Personal Space, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

Daegu Biennale, Daegu, South Korea 

Radically Ordinary: Scenes from Black Life in America Since 1968, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH

People Get Ready, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC

In This Imperfect Present Moment, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA

Talisman in the Age of Difference, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, UK

Fun House, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK

Forms & Alterations, 808 Gallery at Boston University, Boston, MA

Opening the Trap, Interface Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

2017

Fictions, Studio Museum in Harlem, NY

Face to Face: Los Angeles Collects Portraiture, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Comm | Alt | Shift, Aljira Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ

Industry, dc3 Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

2016

Summer School, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY

Other Spaces, dc3, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

2014

The New New, Diane Rosenstein Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Shaq Loves People, Curated by Shaquille O’Neal, Expose Chicago, Chicago, IL

Deep End, Yale MFA Photography Thesis, Diane Rosenstein Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Deep End, Yale MFA Photography Thesis, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY

Deep End, Yale MFA Photography Thesis, Yale School of Art Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

13 Artists, Yale School of Art, Alternative Space, New Haven, CT

 

2013

Yale MFA Second-Year Student Exhibition, Yale School of Art Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT

Yale MFA First-Year Student Exhibition, Yale School of Art Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT

 

Art Fairs

2018

Art Basel Miami Beach, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Miami, FL 

2017

Genevieve Gaignard, Shulamit Nazarian, Expo Chicago, IL

2016

Apt #3104, Shulamit Nazarian, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, NY

  

Select Public Collections

Studio Museum in Harlem, NY

California African American Museum, CA

Pérez Art Museum Miami, FL

The Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, NC

The FLAG Art Foundation, NY

San Jose Museum of Art, CA

Oberlin College, OH

Pomona College Museum of Art, CA

 

Bibliography

 

2018

Morais, Pedro, "Feminism and Art, The New Voice," Le Quotidien de l’art, December 14

Lavelle, Ciara, "Art Basel and Miami Art Week 2018 Winners and Losers," Miami New Times, December 10

Valentine, Victoria, "Beyond Basel: Where to See, Buy, and Experience African and African American Art During Miami Art Week 2018," Culture Type, December 8

Cohen, Alina, "The 15 Best Booths at Art Basel in Miami Beach," Artsy, December 6

Banks, Emma, "This Art Basel Show is Challenging Mainstream and Marginalized Dynamics," Milk.xyz, December 6

Batchelor, Carolyn, "FREE! Art Fair Starrring Genevieve Gaignard," Cultured, December 5

"Top Shows to See in Miami This Week," The Art Newspaper, December 4

Woolridge, Jane, "Art Basel Week Action Goes Beyond Fairs. You'll Want These Happenings On Your List," Miami Herald, December 1

Greenberger, Alex, "The Browser: Jack Smith, Genevieve Gaignard, and Eckhaus Latta's Notes on Performance," Art News, September 12

Drew, Kimberly, "Tina Knowles Lawson on Her Black Art Collection, Beyoncé, Solange, and Creativity," Vanity Fair, August 6

Cascone, Sarah, "'There are Enough Damsels in Distress': Artist Genevieve Gaignard Want to Undermine Your Assumptions About Beauty and Blackness," Artnet, August 3

Morgan, Maybelle, "Genevieve Gaignard: Meet the Artist Exploring Race, Gender and Identity Through Her Collages," Wonderland Magazine, July 25

Ryder, Katie, "An Artist's Costumed Alter Egos Cross Racial Lines," The New Yorker, July 17

Shepherd, Harriet, "The Bi-Racial Artist Using White-Passing Characters to Talk About Blackness," Sleek Magazine, June 7

Cascone, Sarah, "Editors' Picks: 16 Things Not to Miss in New York's Art World This Week," Artnet, June 4

Dayal, Mira, "Fictions at The Studio Museum in Harlem," Artforum, March 1

Benoit, Guillaume, "Genevieve Gaignard at Praz-Delavallade," Slash Magazine, March 

Shaw, Cameron, "Take a Closer Look: An Interview with Genevieve Gaignard," Pelican Bomb, March 1

Reynolds, Pamela, "In Forms & Alterations, Artists Use Fashion to Unravel Gender Politics and Identity," The Artery, February 1

"Female Artist Who Has Made 2017 "Her" Year," The Art Gorgeous, January 30

 

2017

Scout, Sabo, "How One Artist Explores Biracial Identity Through Elaborate Self-Portraits," Interview Magazine, December 11

Shang, Danielle, "Collectors of Color on the Importance of Supporting Under-Recognized Artists," Hyperallergic, November 28

Zhong, Fan, "The 4th Prospect New Orleans Triennial is Full of Black Art, But Does It Make Enough Noise?" W Magazine, November 24

Loos, Ted, "In Prospect New Orleans, A Curator Guides 73 Toward Higher Ground," The New York Times, November 23

Indrisek, Scott, "Prospect. 4 Brings Big Names to New Orleans - But Doesn't Take Enough Risks," Artsy, November 20

Myong, Elizabeth, "This Photo Exhibit Asks: Who is Genevieve Gaignard?" Houstonia, October 16

Gotthardt, Alexxa, "With Costumes and Camp, Genevieve Gaignard Is Telling New Stories About Race and Beauty," Artsy, October 6

Pasori, Cedar, "At EXPO CHICAGO, Not-For-Profits Make the Running," VICE, October 2

Hernandez, Jasmine, "Playing Dress-Up, Playing With Racial Perceptions," Lenny Letter, September 26

Louie Sussman, Anna, "What Sold at EXPO Chicago," Artsy, September 17

West, Allyn, "Self-Portraits in the Age of Selfies," Houston Chronicle, September 7

Delaney, Lashea, "Contemporary Black Artists Are Redefining Portraiture in a Show at CAAM, LA Weekly, July 21

Feminist Artists, Harper's Bazaar Japan, June

Ollman, Leah, "Genevieve Gaignard Turns the Self-Portrait Into A Mirror of Culture Yet Again," LA Times, March 15

Slenske, Michael, "Take Me to Church," CULTURED Magazine, April

Choi, Mary H.K., "Genevieve Gaignard," VICE News Tonight, April

Anderson, Alex, "Capturing the Present and Showing Us the Future," The Art Gorgeous, March

Ongley, Hannah, "Artist Genevieve Gaignard Shatters Biracial Stereotypes," i-D Magazine, January 18

Stevens, Anise, "Genevieve Gaignard," Artillery, January 10

Eler, Alicia, "An Artist Reinvents Herself to Mine the Fictions of America," Hyperallergic, January 9

 

2016

Alessi, Andrea, "2016's Best Artist Interviews," Artslant, December 14

17 Emerging Artists to Watch in 2017, Artsy, December

9 Top Art Influencers, Modern Luxury Magazine, November 23

Davis, Ashlyn, "Rule Breakers: Genevieve Gaignard, Don't Take Pictures," November 

Vankin, Deborah, "Genevieve Gaignard Tackles Race, Class, and Identity at the California Museum of African American Museum, LA Times, November 17

Frank, Priscilla and Brooks, Katherine, "What It Means to be an Artist in the Time of Trump," The Huffington Post, November 17

Slenske, Michael, "After a family death, Genevieve Gaignard escapes with a colorful cast of alter egos," Wallpaper*, October 24

Frank, Priscilla, "Artist Explores Racial Stereotypes in Shape-Shifting Photographs, The Huffington Post, October 20

Recinos, Eva, "How Biracial Photographer Genevieve Gaignard is Raging Against Invisibility," LA Weekly, October 11

Anderson, Alex, "Genevieve Gaignard: you're Not That, But You're Not Not That," Artslant, September 29

Valentine, Victoria, "Where My Girls At? 28+ Opportunities to See and Support the Work of Black Female Artists and Curators This Fall," Cultured Type, September 29

Coughlin, Sara, "9 Self-Portraits Challenge Mainstream Perceptions of Beauty and Race," Refinery29, May 26

"Genevieve Gaignard," The Art Gorgeous, April 12

"5 Questions, 15 Photos: What Makes Genevieve Gaignard Shoot Herself?" The Kindland, April 5

Indrisek, Scott, "Need To Know: Genevieve Gaignard's Colorblind Character Studies," Out Magazine, March 22, 2016

Fortini, Amanda, “An Artist Stands Before Her Fun House Mirror,” The New York Times, January 6, 2016

 

2015

Knight, Christopher. “Around the Galleries,” Los Angeles Times, December 17, 2015

“This Artist Is Taking a Fresh Look at Femininity Through Drag,” Broadly, November 30, 2015

Err, Alicia, “Genevieve Gaignard: Us Only,” Crave Online, November 26, 2015

Nimptsch, Emily, “I Just Got Mad Seeing the Machines Ripping Up the Woods,” Flaunt Magazine, May 9, 2015


 

2014

“Deep End,” ARTSY Magazine, August, 2014

“Out of the Box (The Yale Project),” New York Magazine, May 19, 2014

Barnes, Alexis, “Yale University is Having Its First All Black Art Show,” Vice Magazine, April 17, 2014