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Bri Williams CV 

EDUCATION
2015-2017 MFA, Mills College
2011-2015 BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020     UPCOMING: Queer Thoughts, New York, NY 
                           Inlieu, Los Angeles, CA

2019     Rug Burn, Chateau d’ Eau, New Haven, NY

2018     Lying is the most fun, Interface Gallery, Oakland CA
2017     Dog is bad for bread, bread is bad for dog, Giovanni's Family Style, New York, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2020     UPCOMING:  Bed of Trouble, SFAC Galleries, SF Arts Commission, San Francisco, CA
                                    
Yale Union, Portland, OR

2019     Bred to Death, Curated by Lukas Hall, 300 Mission, Los Angeles, CA
             Fun Hang, Curated by Jools Braiman Rothblatt, Karma International , Los Angeles, CA
             The living + soft center, Kate's Little Angel, Los Angeles CA

2018     Stray Dogs, Framing Concepts, Monterey Park, CA
             My Most Striking Feature is My Fist, Curated by Jools Braiman Rothblatt , Karma International, Los Angeles, CA

             Couturissimo, Pentalounge, Brussels, Belgium
             Bare Teeth, Queer Thoughts, New York, NY
2017     Surveillance, Ramiken Crucible, Los Angeles, CA
             the thief, the robber, the killer, the pest, the beast, MFA Exhibition, Mills College, Oakland, CA                                               Heartburns, BBQLA, Los Angeles, CA
2015     As Many People As There Is Furniture, Beautiful Gallery, Chicago, IL                                                                         

FAIRS
2017      Mind Control Art Fair, SPF15/ Alterspace Gallery, San Francisco, CA 

SELECTED EDITORIALS & PRESS       
 2019    Kate's Little Angel: The living + soft center, Geena Brown, Artillery Magazine   

                    https://artillerymag.com/kates-little-angel-the-living-soft-center/                                                                     2018   Critics Pick: My Most Striking Feature is My Fist, Ashton Cooper, Art Forum                                                                                    https://www.artforum.com/picks/karma-international-los-angeles-77035                                                                          Medusa’s Last Laugh: An Interview with Bri Williams, Nat Marcus, Art Practical                                                                              https://www.artpractical.com/column/medusas-last-laugh-an-interview-with-bri-williams/

            Art Pick, Amyra Soriano, East Bay Express

                    https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/lying-is-the-most-fun/Event?oid=17560329

            Bri Williams at Interface, Contemporary Art Writing Daily

                    http://www.artwritingdaily.com/2018/09/bri-williams-at-interface.html

 

AWARDS/ GRANTS
2015 Evelyn V. Staton Fellowship, Mills College, Oakland, CA