Cheyenne Julien

Works

Biography

Exhibitions

Press

Back Ache, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 56 x 68 inches, 2017

Homegrown, installation view, 2017

Glass Flowers, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 38 x 42 inches, 2017

Back Ache, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 36 x 30 inches, 2017

Homegrown, installation view, 2017

Monica, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 16 x 20 inches, 2017

Waterfalling, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 56 x 59 inches, 2017

Homegrown, installation view, 2017

Summer Camp, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 18 x 24 inches, 2017

When The Lights Go Out, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 48 x 56 inches, 2017

A Place To Dream, Oil on kiddie ride, 36 x 36 x 25 inches, 2017

Picking Flowers, Acrylic on canvas, 8 x 10 inches, 2017

Homegrown, installation view, 2017

Night Walk, Charcoal on paper, 24 x 20 inches, 2017

D.O.E., installation view, 2017 (Image courtesy of American Medium)

The Painter, Charcoal on paper, 22 x 30 inches, 2017

Cradle, Charcoal on paper, 6 x 8 inches, 2017

H.R. Giger & Cheyenne Julien, installation view, 2017 (Image courtesy of Water McBeer)

Night Sun, Charcoal on paper, 8 x 6 inches, 2017

H.R. Giger & Cheyenne Julien, installation view, 2017 (Image courtesy of Water McBeer)

Dazey, Charcoal on paper, 6 x 8 inches, 2017

H.R. Giger & Cheyenne Julien, installation view, 2017 (Image courtesy of Water McBeer)

Untitled (Subway Scene), Charcoal on paper, 8 x 8 inches, 2017

Nobody Makes Me Smile Like You Do, Charcoal on paper, 6 x 8 inches, 2017

Untitled, Charcoal on paper, 8 x 8 inches, 2017

Untitled, Charcoal on paper, 6 x 8 inches, 2017

 

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Cheyenne Julien (b. 1994) lives and works in The Bronx. She received her BFA in Painting at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2016, along with attending the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Julien has participated in artist residencies at the OxBow School of Art, the Vermont Studio Center, and The Bronx Art Space. She was awarded the  the Florence Leif Award from RISD in 2016 and the Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) Grant from the Bronx Council on the Arts in 2017. Julien recently had a solo exhibition at SMART OBJECTS in Los Angeles, and was included in group shows at Loyal Gallery in Stockholm, and White Cube Bermondsey in London, for the survey Dreamers Awake.

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Education

Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

BFA, Painting, Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI

Residencies

2017

Bronx Art Space Residency Program, Bronx, NY

2016

Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, Johnson, VT

Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck, MI

Awards and Scholarships

2017

Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) Grant from the Bronx Council on the Arts

2016

RISD Florence Leif Award

2014

Dreamyard Award, fully funded art excursion to Italy and Spain

Solo and Two-person Exhibitions

2017

Homegrown @ SMART OBJECTS, Los Angeles, CA

H.R. Giger & Cheyenne Julien @ Water McBeer, New York, NY

D.O.E. (w/ Kevin Evans) @ American Medium, New York, NY

Group Exhibitions

2018

Kinder Gentler Nation @ KARMA, New York, NY

2017

Dreamers Awake @ White Cube Bermondsey, London, UK

Thin Places @ SMART OBJECTS Landers, Landers, CA

Here's Looking At You @ Loyal Gallery, Stockholm, SE

BLACK FOLK presents: Reclaimed Rage; Resistance @ Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY

2016

Hypnic Jerk @ SMART OBJECTS, Los Angeles, CA

@}--}--- @ Lord Ludd, Philadelphia, PA

2015

Kindred @ RISD Gelman Gallery, Providence, RI

Fairs

2018

NADA New York

2017

NADA Miami

Press

2017

Ellis, Janiva. Cheyenne Julien. Artforum, December.

Horst, Aaron. Cheyenne Julien at Smart Objects. Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles, Issue 10.

Cheyenne Julien explores environmental racism + the landscape of the psyche for Homegrown in LA. AQNB, November.

Durrant, Nancy. Dreamers Awake at White Cube Bermondsey, SE1. The Times, June.

 

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