Kayode Ojo

Born in 1990, in Cookeville, TN, USA.
Lives and works New York, USA.


BFA, School of Visual Arts
Group shows at Ceysson Gallery
Inflatable tear, New York
January 23 - February 24, 2018


Inflatable Tear, Ceysson & Bénétière, New York, NY

Invisible Man, curated by Ebony L. Haynes, Martos Gallery, New York, NY
Taye Diggs, Motel, Brooklyn, NY
my fossil, my echo / my excess, my scrap, curated by Gabrielle Jensen and Julia Lee, MX Gallery, New York, NY
Discretion, curated by Sam Korman, Boatos Fine Art, São Paolo, Brazil

Mortal Sequence, curated by Heather Guertin, Brennan & Griffin, New York, NY
Under the Volcano, LOMEX, New York, NY
Baboon Undaunted, curated by Jake Begin, Museum Gallery, New York, NY
maybe no one will notice, Guertin's Graphics, Brookyln, NY
Memory Room, curated by Andrew Ross, Outpost Artist Resources, Queens, NY

Natural Flavor, curated by Vivien Trommer, MINI/Goethe-Institut Curatorial Residencies Ludlow, New York, NY
Inventors at the Apocalypse, curated by Jake McNulty, Institut für Alles Mögliche, Berlin
Hurt Me, FOUR A.M., New York, NY
AGGRO-CULTURE x Farm Tour CSA, curated by Kari Rittenbach, Holiday Cafe, Brooklyn, NY

you gotta keep your head up but you can let your hair down, 55 Gansevoort, New York, NY (solo)

True Lies, curated byColleen O’Connor and Pacifico Silano, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY
Global Projects: Artists at Home and Abroad, Broadway Gallery, New York, NY

If You See Men Stroking Their Beards, Stroke Yours, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

Show de groupe curated by Fia Backstrom, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

Ojo, Kayode, “Become What You Fear”, Texte zur Kunst, June 2017.
Pedro, Lila, “When Conceptual Art Makes You Acutely Aware of Your Body”, Hyperallergic, June 9.
Heinrich, Will, “What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week: Invisible Man”, The New York Times, May 25.
“The space begs. The space weeps”: A black buck enters a freshly painted room in Kayode Ojo + Winslow Laroche’s ‘Taye Diggs’, aqnb.com, April 10.

Sargent, Antwaun, “A Langston Hughes Short Story Inspired a Contemporary Art Exhibition”, The Creators Project, September 14.

Loman, Carly, “To Chelsea and Beyond,” Brightest Young Things, August 19.

Brand, Will, “Glassholes,” The L Magazine, November.

Espino, Anthony, “Chasing the White Tiger,” Dear Dave, Fall, pp. 62-76