Sam McKinniss

Biography

1985 born in Northfield, Minnesota, USA
2005 Glasgow School of Art, Scotland UK
2007 BFA, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, West Hartford CT
2013 MFA, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University

Sam McKinniss lives and works in New York, USA

Exhibitions

2014
"Nighttime in New York" Galerie Thomas Fuchs, Stuttgart, DE (G)

2013
Joachim ‘Yoyo’ Friedrich + Sam McKinniss, envoy enterprises, New York, USA (G)

2012
"La Liseuse" 80WSE Gallery, NYU, New York NY (S)
"The Dorian Project" Second Guest Projects & Ana Cristea Gallery, New York, USA (G)
"ReMixed Messages: A(I)DS, Art + Words" curated by John Chaich for Visual AIDS, Transformer Gallery, Washington DC, USA (G)

2011
"Figural" DNA Gallery, Provincetown, Massachusetts, USA (G)
"Mixed Messages: A(I)DS, Art + Words" curated by John Chaich for Visual AIDS, La Mama La Galleria, New York, USA (G)
"SWAP MEET" Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (G)

2010
"Ultra Sensitive" Proof Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (S)
"Sam & Dave: New Paintings by Dave Whelan and Sam McKinniss" By And By Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, USA (G)

2009
"Boston does Boston III" Proof Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (G)
"Casual Males" Sherman Gallery, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (G)
"New Work" La Motta Fine Art, Hartford, Connecticut, USA (G)

2008
"FIERCE DOUBT" New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut, USA (S)
"TRUE LOVE" Real Art Ways, Hartford, Connecticut, USA (S)

Prizes / Awards

2012 MFA Artistic Practice Award, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, NYU
2009 New Boston Fund Individual Artist Fellowship, Greater Hartford Arts Council, Hartford CT
2008 GO!, Emerging Artist Contest Winner, Real Art Ways, Hartford CT
2007 Vermont Studio Center Artist Grant and Residency, Johnson VT
2007 Rudolph Zallinger Painting Prize, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford

(G) Group Exhibition
(E) Solo Exhibition