Sedrick Chisom

 ( 1989, Philadelphia)

Biography

Sedrick Chisom (b. 1989, Philadelphia, PA) lives and works in Bloomington, IN and New York, NY. The artist received a full scholarship to study at Cooper Union and at Rutgers University. While at Cooper Union, Chisom received the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Foundation Award for Exceptional Ability. After completing his BFA, he received his MFA from the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University. Recent solo shows include "Westward Shrinking Hours” at Pilar Corrias in London and “When the Night Air Stirs” at Matthew Brown LA in Los Angeles. His work has been exhibited at JTT Gallery, the ICA in Richmond Virginia, Signal Gallery, and Abrons Art Center. He has been featured in New American Painters (Issue 134), Forbes Magazine, Artnet, and Artsy. He was recently awarded The 2018-2019 VCU Fountainhead Fellowship in Painting and Drawing and was in residence at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.
Sedrick Chisom (b. 1989, Philadelphia, PA) lives and works in Bloomington, IN and New York, NY. The artist received a full scholarship to study at Cooper Union and at Rutgers University. While at Cooper Union, Chisom received the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Foundation Award for Exceptional Ability. After completing his BFA, he received his MFA from the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University. Recent solo shows include "Westward Shrinking Hours” at Pilar Corrias in London and “When the Night Air Stirs” at Matthew Brown LA in Los Angeles. His work has been exhibited at JTT Gallery, the ICA in Richmond Virginia, Signal Gallery, and Abrons Art Center. He has been featured in New American Painters (Issue 134), Forbes Magazine, Artnet, and Artsy. He was recently awarded The 2018-2019 VCU Fountainhead Fellowship in Painting and Drawing and was in residence at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.
Group shows at Ceysson Gallery
Cult of the Crimson Queen, New York
February 05 - March 14, 2020


Solo Exhibitions

2020
Westward Shrinking Hours, Pilar Corrias hosting Matthew Brown Los Angeles for Condo, UK

2019
When the Night Air Stirs, Matthew Brown, Los Angeles, LA
The Ghost of White Presidents Yet To Come, ADA Gallery, Richmond, VA

2018
The Final Excursion Into the Savage South, Thesis show, Rutgers University, NJ

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020
Cult of the Crimson Queen, Curated by Michelle Segre, Ceysson & Bénétière, New York, NY
Galerie Hussenot , Paris

2019
Great Force, Institute of Contemporary Art, Richmond, VA
Paraiso Perdido, Thierry Goldberg Gallery, New York, NY
Practice, Vacation Gallery, New York, NY
Nice Is Not Enough, Sediment gallery, Richmond, VA
Human-Nature, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, New York, NY
Notebook, Curated by Joanne Greenbaum, 56 Henry, New York, NY

2018
GDPR, SIGNAL Gallery, New York, NY
Beside Myself, JTT Gallery, New York, NY
Bathers, Bass & Reiner, San Francisco, CA
Leap Century, Abrons Art Center, New York, NY
Foreground 19, Cooper Union, New York, NY

2017
Atlanta Ladies Memoria Association, Zimmerli Muesum, NJ