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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2021

What He Left Behind, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC, Curator Myrtis Bedolla

 

If I’m no longer here, I wanted you to know…, Galerie Myrtis, Baltimore,

MD, Curator Myrtis Bedolla

 

2019 – 2020 

Inheritance, Fotografiska New York, New York, NY, Curators Grace Noh & Myrtis Bedolla

 

Fragile, Handle With Care, Piedmont Arts Museum, Martinsville, VA, Curator Bernadette Moore

 

2019

Deeply Embedded, Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural Center, North Brentwood, MD, Curator Monica Montgomery

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2022

The Radical Voice of Blackness Speaks of Resistance and Joy, Banneker-Douglass Museum, Annapolis, MD, Curator Myrtis Bedolla

Afro-Futurist Manifesto: Blackness Reimagined, Personal Structures: Time, Space, and Existence, 59th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy, Curator Myrtis Bedolla

 

Activating the Renaissance, The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD,  Curators Joaneath Spicer and James A. Murnaghan

 

Picturing Black Girlhood: Moments of Possibility, Express Newark at Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, Curators Scheherazade Tillet and Zoraida Lopez-Diago

 

Healing Through the Preservation of Our Histories and Our Selves, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA


 

2021

Literary Muse, UTA Artist Space, Beverly Hills, CA, Curator Myrtis Bedolla

 

Beyond the Looking Glass, Artist Space, Beverly Hills, CA, Curator Zuzanna Ciolek

 

Textures The History and Art of Black Hair, Kent State University Museum, Kent, Ohio

 

2020 

2020 VISION, New York Academy of Art with Southampton Arts Center, Southampton, NY

 

Women Heal through Rite and Ritual, Galerie Myrtis, Baltimore, MD

 

Renaissance: Noir, UTA Artist Space, Beverly Hills, CA, Curator Myrtis Bedolla

 

A Beautiful Struggle: Black Feminist Futurism, Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI 

 

2019 

Scope International Contemporary Art Fair, Art Basel Miami, FL

 

Black Face: A Reclamation of Beauty, Power, and Narrative, Galerie Myrtis, Baltimore, MD

 

King Woman, Mashonda Tifrere/Art Lead Her, Urban Zen, NYC

 

Afrocosmologies: American Reflections, Wadsworth, The Amistad Center for Art & Culture, and the Petrucci Family Foundation, Hartford CT

 

Building Bridges II: The Politics of Love, Identity and Race II, 13th Havana Biennial, Curators Galeria Carmen Montilla, Havana, Cuba Myrtis Bedolla and Ana Joa

 

No Language, Julio Fine Arts Gallery, Loyola Univ. Baltimore, MD

 

Lishui Photo Festival, Lishui, Zhejiang, China 

 

2018 

The Art of Blackness, Block 37, Lashun Tines, Chicago, IL

 

I Met God and she is..., Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts, Joakim von Ditmar & Destinee Ross, New York, NY

 

Prix de la Photographie Winners Exhibition, Paris, France

 

China New Picturesque Photography Biennale, Guo Jing, Hauian Jiangsu China

 

Yixan International Photo Festival, Guo Jing, Hauian Jiangsu, China

 

Her Time is Now, Mashonda Tifrere/Art Lead Her, Urban Zen

 

Scope Art Fair, Miami Basel, Miami, FL, Galerie Myrtis

2017 

The Art of Blackness, Block 37, Lashun Tines, Chicago, IL

PRESS + FEATURES

10 Works from the Venice Biennale that I Wish the Fort Worth Modern Would Acquire

https://glasstire.com/2022/06/11/10-works-from-the-venice-biennale-that-i-wish-the-fort-worth-modern-would-acquire/

Eight Of The Best Collateral Events – 59th Venice Biennale – Lee Sharrock

https://www.artlyst.com/features/eight-best-collateral-events-59th-venice-biennale-lee-sharrock/

The Washington Post Magazine, A painter who surrounds her Black subjects with gold

https://www.washingtonpost.com/magazine/2022/02/08/painter-who-surrounds-her-black-subjects-with-gold/

 

Washington Post, In the galleries

https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/museums/art-gallery-shows-dc-area/2021/06/23/683f8478-d2be-11eb-ae54-515e2f63d37d_story.html

 

Shondaland, 7 Artists You Should Know Now

https://www.shondaland.com/inspire/a38036813/7-artists-you-should-know-now/

The Golden Thread - A landmark immersive documentary on gold launched

https://www.prnewswire.com/in/news-releases/the-golden-thread-a-landmark-immersive-documentary-on-gold-launched-878219130.html

The Golden Thread - Making Meaning

https://thegoldenthread.gold.org/episode/making-meaning

The Boston Globe | A Beautiful Resistance

https://www.bostonglobe.com/2021/12/01/metro/what-we-mean-by-black-girl-magic/

Colossal, Striking Portraits by Artist Tawny Chatmon Embellished with Gold Garments and Ornate Backdrops

https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2020/06/tawny-chatmon-redemption-klimt/

Hospitality Design, Tawny Chatmon

https://hospitalitydesign.com/people/interviews/tawny-chatmon/

New York Magazine, 48 Artists Reimagine the ‘I Voted’ Sticker for New York Magazine

https://nymag.com/press/2020/10/48-artists-reimagine-the-i-voted-sticker-for-new-york.html

Musée Magazine: Vanguard of Photography Culture, Tawny Chatmon's "The Redemption", https://museemagazine.com/features/2020/9/10/tawny-chatmons-the-redemption

 

Fast Company, Fotografiska New York is a photo museum for the Instagram era

https://www.fastcompany.com/video/fotografiska-new-york-is-a-photo-museum-for-the-instagram-era/gCBvOOVF

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/30/arts/design/fotografiska-photography-exhibitions.html

Art Basel bears far better fruit than that $120,000 banana https://www.bostonglobe.com/2019/12/11/arts/art-basel-bears-far-better-fruit-than-that-120000-banana/

Professional Photographer Magazine, Tawny Chatmon finds fulfillment in driving cultural change

https://www.ppa.com/ppmag/articles/tawny-chatmon-finds-fulfillment-in-driving-cultural-change

 

Omenka Online, Tawny Chatmon On Reclaiming Black Identity

https://www.omenkaonline.com/tawny-chatmon-on-reclaiming-black-identity/

 

Interview with Tawny Chatmon, International Photography Awards/ https://www.photoawards.com/tawny-chatmon

 

Black Girlhood Is Honored By Klimt-Inspired Artist With Gold-Embellished Portraits - http://afropunk.com/2017/10/kilmit-inspired-artist-honors-black-girlhood-gold-embellished-portraits/

 

Tawny Chatmon's 'The Awakening' Is an Assertion of the Richness of Black Motherhood - http://www.okayafrica.com/tawny-chatmon-the-awakening-series-african-motherhood-photography-black-visual-fine-art/