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artist

Kerry James Marshall, American artist. Recipient Herb Alpert award Cal Arts, 1997; fellow National Endowment Arts Visual Art, 1991, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, 1997; visual arts grantee Illinois Arts Council, 1992; grantee Tiffany Foundation, 1993, Distinguished Artist Fellowship and Stillwater Foundation grant, College Fine Arts, University Texas, Austin, 2004. Member Illinois Arts Council.

Background

Marshall, Kerry James was born on October 17, 1955 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Otis The Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles, 1978.

Career

Production designer, Praise House & Sankofa, 1991;associate professor, University of Illinois, Chicago. Art instructor Los Angeles City College, 1980-1983. Art faculty Los Angeles S.W. College, 1981-1985.

Adjunct assistant professor School Art and Design, University of Illinois, Chicago, 1993-1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One man exhibits include James Turcotte Gallery, Los Angeles, 1983, Pepperdine University, Malibu, 1984, Koplin Gallery, 1985, 91, Studio Museum Harlem, 1986, Terra Incognito, Chicago Cultural Center, 1992, Jack Shainmen Gallery, New York City, 1993, 95, Koplin Gallery, Santa Monica, California, 1993, Cleveland Center Contemporary ARts, 1994, Drawings III, Koplin Gallery, Santa Monica, 1993, Markts of Resistance, White Columns Gallery, New York City 1993, 43rd Biennial of Contemporary American Painting, Corcoran Gallery Art, Washington, 1993, Document X, Kassel, Germany, 1997, Whitney Biennial Whitney Museum American Art, New York City, 1997, Saddlebrook College Art Gallery, Mission Viejo, California, 1994, Addison Gallery American Art, 1997. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Illinois Arts Council.