Born 1986

Lives in Novi Mi. 

Works in Novi, Mi. St Louis, Mo. Greater Accra Region Ghana.


2020      Basil Kincaid, Galería Leyendecker, Tenerife, Spain

2019   Carl Kostyal, “Get It How You Live”, Mayfair London UK

Part 2 Gallery, “Shamans Dearth” , Oakland CA

Pulitzer Arts Foundation, “The Release” Performance, St. Louis, MO

2018   UMSL 210 Gallery, “Gates”, Solo Exhibition, St. Louis MO

Missouri Valley College, “Interstices”, Solo Exhibition, Marshall MO

2017   Pulitzer Arts Foundation, Projects Plus & Spacebuster by Raumlaborberlin, “The Summoning”, Performance, St. Louis MO

Harvard Westlake Gallery, “Special Exhibition of Recent Work”, Solo Exhibition, Beverly Hills CA

Projects + Gallery, “Portraits”, Solo Exhibition, St. Louis MO

Regional Arts Commission, “Beyond This Threshold”, Installation & Performance, Collaboration, St. Louis MO

2016   Hawn Gallery, SMU Hamon Arts Library, «Roots & Routes», Installation & Performance, Dallas TX

Hoffman LaChance Contemporary, «Inward Quest» Installation & Performance, St. Louis MO

Cortex, Murmuration Festival, «Portal», Installation & Performance, St. Louis MO

Nebula Coworking, “The Vessel”, Installation & Performance Art Exhibition, St. Louis MO

Moy Fincher Chipps, “Love Art”, Solo Exhibition, Los Angeles CA

The Luminary, “Reclamation 2: Ghana: A Call Home” Solo Exhibition, St. Louis MO

2015   Bernstein Wealth Management, «Reclamation Ghana», Boston MA

2014   The Box Gallery, “NewCollage: Behind the Veil”, Solo Exhibition, Chicago IL

2013   2720 Cherokee St Gallery,“Praxis: Freedom” Solo Exhibition,-St. Louis, MO

Portfolio Gallery and Education Center, “Reclamation” Art Show and Album Debut, St. Louis, MO

2012   BlankSpace, “Double Consciousness”, Solo Exhibition, St. Louis, MO,


2019   Coral Gables Museum, «America Weaves», Coral Gables FL

Rule Gallery, «In The Fold» , Denver CO

Fjord Gallery, «Embodied», Philadelphia PA

Jenkins Johnson, “Spring Selections”, San Fransisco CA

Carl Kostyal, «Stockholm Sessions» Stockholm Sweden

Carl Kostyal, “Malmo Sessions”, Malmo Sweden

Mindy Solomon Gallery, “I Am My Story”, Maimi FL

Phillips, American African American Curated by Arnold Lehman, New York, NY

Jenkins Johnson Gallery, Winter Selections, San Francisco CA

Blurider Art Gallery, Tapestry Art, Taipei Taiwan

2018   Kravets Wheby Gallery, Interwoven, New York, NY

Jenkins Johnson Gallery, “On the Road: Curated by Larry Ossei Mensah”, New York NY

Kavi Gupta Gallery, “ParallelLives”, Chicago IL

Boca Raton Museum, “Nomadic Murals: Contemporary Tapestries anD Carpets» , Boca Raton FL

Steven Kasher Gallery, “Refraction: New Photography of the African                     Diaspora” New York NY

St. Louis Artists Guild, “All Colors” , St. Louis MO

Intersect Art Gallery, “Ebb & Flow Artists of St. Louis”, St. Louis MO

TechArtista, “In Living Color”, St. Louis MO

Magnify Art Gallery, “Too Black for America, Too American For Africa”, St. Louis MO

2017 Le Mat galerie, «Mutinerie 3D» , Montpellier, France

Larson Gallery, Columbia College, “Show-Me States: A Survey of Missouri Photography”, Columbia MO

Krantzberg Arts Center, “Taking it To The Streets”, St. Louis MO

St. Louis University, McNamee Gallery, Invitational Exhibition, St. Louis MO

UMSL University, 210 Gallery, Taking It To The Streets, Juried Group                           Show, St. Louis MO


2016 Lesley University, “Justice In Process” + Symposium, Boston MA

BlankSpace, Clothesline “Non-Fiction”, St. Louis MO

Touhill Performing Arts Center- Spring to Dance, “Tributary”, Costume Design and Construction, St. Louis MO

2015   Grammy Museum, Blackout Festival, Installation, Los Angeles CA

Boston City Hall, “Emerge”, Installation, Boston MA

Lawn On D, BEANfest, Art and Music Festival, Installation, Boston MA

Nabuke Foundation, “Voyage of [Re]Discovery”, Group Exhibition, Accra Ghana

Smack Mellon, “RESPOND”, Juried Group Show, Brooklyn NY

2014 District Hall, City Awake Social Impact Festival- Art Inclusion Salon, Group Show, Boston MA



2019   Mindy Solomon Gallery, “Design Miami” Miami FL

Kavi Gupta, «Expo Chicago», Chicago IL

Kavi Gupta, “Frieze Art Fair : New York”, New York NY

Mindy Solomon Gallery, “1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair”, London

Jenkins Johnson Gallery, Untitled San Francisco, San Francisco CA

2018 Art Basel, (Kavi Gupta Booth), Miami FL

Expo Chicago, Kavi Gupta and Jenkins Johnson Gallery, Chicago IL

SPRING/BREAK Art Show, with Projects Plus Gallery, “Overview Is A Place” , New York NY

2017 Prizm Art Fair, Miami FL


2018 JP Morgan Chase Art Collection | 4 works


2018   Regional Arts Commission – Artist Support Grant

2016   Regional Arts Commission – Artist Support Grant

2014-15   Arts Connect International Artist In Residence Grant

2012 Roosevelt High School, Founded year long after-school art and fitness                program, -Saint Louis, MO

2007 Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Workshop Scholarship – Aspen, CO


2019   Great Rivers Biennial Finalist

Carl Kostyal Draw Jam, Puglia Italy

Pulitzer Foundation: Stitch and Gather Sewing Workshop

2018   JP Morgan Artist in Residence

JP Morgan “Art At Work Live” Commission

Missouri Valley College Artist Talk, Marshall MO

Artist Talk, John Burroughs Highschool, MO

UMSL Artist Talk, St. Louis MO

2017   Print by Print Group, Fiber Talks Panelist & Workshop Facilitator, New York NY

Harvard Westlake School, Guest Speaker, Beverly Hills CA

The Fountainhead Residency, Artist in Residence, Miami FL

St. Louis Art Museum, Panelist, “Hip-hop & Fashion: From the Streets to the Runway”, St. Louis MO

Colorado College, Artist Talk and Senior Critique Series, Colorado Springs CO

St. Louis Artists’ Guild, Juror, Displacement & Migration, St. Louis MO

2016   Harvard Graduate School of Education, Guest Speaker, Arts In Education Program, Boston MA

Commissioned Muralist for XQ Super School Project –St. Louis, MO

Babson College, Speaker, Re-Imagining Inclusion Conference, Wellesley MA

Arts Connect International – Artist Consultant – Boston MA

2015   Harvard University, Art for Cultural Inclusion Symposium, Boston MA

2014 – 15 Arts Connect International –Artist-In-Residence – Reclamation Ghana

2013   BlankSpace, Planned, Funded and Implemented “Cherokee

Street Reach” Free Youth Art Camp – St. Louis, MO

2013 – 14 Kipp Believe College Prep, Middle School Art Teacher