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CVA Lecture Series: Cosmo Whyte, School of Art Faculty

July 30, 2024 @ 6:00 pm 7:00 pm

“Disruptions of Identity by Migration”

Cosmo Whyte (b.) 1982, Jamaica, attended Bennington College in Vermont for his BFA, Maryland Institute College of Art for his Post-Baccalaureate Certificate and the University of Michigan for his MFA. Whyte has exhibited his works in the United States, Jamaica, Norway, England, France, and South Africa. His most recent exhibitions of note include, Beneath Its Tongue, the Fish Rolls the Hook to Sharpen Its Cadence, Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta (2019); Get Up Stand Up The Summerset House, London, UK (2019); Intermittent Rivers, 13th Havana Biennial Matanzas, Cuba (2019); “Of Drawings and Belonging” at the High Museum, Atlanta (2019); the Jamaica Biennial (2017) and Atlanta Biennial, Atlanta Contemporary (2016). Whyte has been the recipient of the Art Matters Award (2019) and the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award (2019), the Working Artist Award (2018), The Drawing Center;s Open Sessions Fellowship (2018), Artadia Award (2016)m the International Sculpture Center’s “Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award” (2015) and the Edge Award (2010). 

Hultquist Center, Room 101

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