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Visual Art - Exhibitions, Awards, Bibliography

Born in 1967, Minneapolis.
Lives and works in New York.

Solo Exhibitions
2003   Building Project, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia.
2002   Building Project, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, California.
          Galerie Schuster, Frankfurt, Germany.
2001   Dee/Glasoe, New York, New York.
2000   Franklin Art Works, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          Dee/Glasoe, New York, New York.
1999   Recent Explorations: Shannon Kennedy, New York Hall of Science, New York, New York.
1997   Montgomery Glasoe Fine Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          Currents 72: Shannon Kennedy, The St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri.
1996   The Thomson Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Group Exhibitions
2003   Trace Evidence, The Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
2002   Lab Results: Three Artist Residencies in the Sciences, Weatherspoon Art Museum,
          Greensboro, North Carolina.
          Side / the Other Side, The Carnegie Art Center, Buffalo, New York.
          Eye Stalk, Smack Mellon, New York, New York.
          14 Minnesota Artists, Minnetonka Arts Center, Minnetonka, Minnesota.
2001   Boomerang: Collectors Curate, Exit Art, New York, New York.
          Notice of Proposed Land Use Action, Consolidated Works, Seattle, Washington.
          emergeNcY, Crane Street Studio, Long Island City, New York.
2000   Somewhat Corrupt, Plaza Gallery, Fordham University, New York, New York.
          Group Show, Dee/Glasoe, New York.
          Innuendo, Dee/Glasoe. New York, New York.
1999   Peek, F.I.T. Off Campus, New York, New York.
          DavidsonSklarGatsonKennedy, No Name Exhibitions, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
1998   Women in the Weisman Collection, The Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis,
          Minnesota.
1997   Shana Kaplow and Shannon Kennedy, Minneapolis Institute of the Arts, Minneapolis,
          Minnesota.
          Six McKnight Artists, MCAD Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          The Promise of Monsters, Rockville Arts Place, Rockville, Maryland.
1996   Visitors' Voices: Recomposing the Collection, The Walker Art Center,
          Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          Through the Body, The Fredrick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          By Any Means, Montgomery Glasoe Fine Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
1995   Photographs: Shannon Kennedy and Stevie Rexroth, Metronome Foundation for
          Contemporary Art, Barcelona, Spain.
          Rebecca Guberman and Shannon Kennedy, Galleri 8, Portland, Oregon.
          Self as Subject: Artists Portray Themselves, Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Minneapolis,
          Minnesota.
1994   Identity in the Age of Duplicity: Shannon Kennedy and Terry Eiswald, pARTs Gallery,
          Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          Five Jerome Artists, MCAD Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          Bodyworks, Nexus Foundation for Today's Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
          Group Show 15, Famine Chorus Gallery House, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          The Women's Studio Workshop XX Years-A Retrospective, State University of New York Art
          Gallery, New Paltz, New York.
1993   Fragments 2, Balmes 21 Gallery, Barcelona, Spain.
1992   Women, Art and Politics, Coffman Union Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
          Photographic Installations, No Name Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          Six McKnight Photographers, Film in the Cities Gallery, St.Paul, Minnesota.
          Twelve Local Photographers, The Minneapolis Photographer's Gallery, Minneapolis,
          Minnesota.
1991   Stevie Rexroth and Shannon Kennedy, Stephen Hoglund Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota.


Awards
2002   Wattis Artist in Residence, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, California.
2001   Van Lier Foundation Award, New York, New York.
2000   Creative Capital Grant, New York, New York.
          Minnesota State Arts Board Career Opportunity Grant, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          Jerome Travel Study Grant, St. Paul, Minnesota.
1999   The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Biennial Award, New York, New York.
1996   MCAD/McKnight Fellowship, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
1994   Minnesota State Art Board Artist Assistance Fellowship, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
1993   MCAD/Jerome Artist's Assistance Fellowship, Mineapolis, Minnesota.
1991   Jerome Travel Study Grant, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          FITC/McKnight Photography Fellowship, St. Paul, Minnesota.


Selected Bibliography
2002   Cotter, Holland. "Cinema a la Warhol, With Cowboys, Stillness and Glamour,"
          The New York Times, April 5.
          Bonetti, David. "40 artists, one subversive writer: Yerba Buena Center for the Arts," San
          Francisco Chronicle
, February 27.
          Platt, Ron. "Lab Results: Three Artists' Residencies in the Sciences". Weatherspoon Art
          Museum brochure.
          De Guzman, Rene. "The Building Project". Exhibition essay.
          Westbrook, Lindsey. "Four exhibitions at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts".
          San Francisco Bay Guardian, March 7.
          2001 Unattributed. "Galleries: Shannon Kennedy". The New Yorker, April 16.
          Briggs, Patricia. "Reviews: Shannon Kennedy". Artforum, March.
          Montgomery, Harper. "Shannon Kennedy". Franklin ArtWorks Brochure.
          Unattributed. "Best Solo Artist Show: Shannon Kennedy." City Pages, May 2.
          Hall, Emily. "From the Dust: Out of Con Works Doomed Building Rises Great Art." The
          Stranger
, May 24.
          Hackett, Regina. "Warehouse is going out with artistic flair."          Seattle Post-
          Intelligencer
, May 25.
2000   Johnson, Ken. "Art in Review: 'Innuendo'." The New York Times, July 7.
          Bollen, Christopher. Art Reviews: 'Innuendo'." Time Out New York, June 29.
          Abbe, Mary. "No Name gallery gains international reputation", Star Tribune, June 9.
          Fallon, Michael. "Artful Dodgers." City Pages, October 18.
1999   Peck, Claude. "Diagnosis Beauty", Minneapolis Star Tribune, September 24.
          Fallon, Michael. "Mississippi Masala", City Pages, September 29.
1998   Parr, Debra Riley. Science Fair: Shannon Kennedy: Currents 72", River Front Times,
          January.
          Stevenson, Julia. "Shannon Kennedy's work shows the artistic in the microscopic, "
          The Clayton Word, vol. 27, no. 2, January 15.
1997   Peck, Elizabeth. "Examination" (interview), Chorus Magazine, Fall.
          Mullin, Diane. "Shana Kaplow and Shannon Kennedy, " New Art Examiner, September.
          Steiner, Rochelle. Parts of a Whole: Shana Kaplow and Shannon Kennedy, Minneapolis
          Institute of Arts.
          Jenkins, Jennifer. "Shannon Kennedy" (interview), pARTs Journal, Fall.
1995   Fogle, Douglas. "Shannon Kennedy", Six McKnight Artists, Minneapolis College of Art and
          Design.
          Randall, Cynde. "Minding the Body", Arts Magazine, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, May.
          Briggs, Patricia. "Shannon Kennedy", New Art Examiner, April.
          Abbe, Mary. "Gallery shows tout nature, nurture, nothingness", Minneapolis Star Tribune,
          March 1.
1995   Ribalta, Jorge. Metronom expone retratos de dos representantes el nuevo
          feminismo americano", La Vanguardia, November 29.
1994   Shannon Kennedy - Photographs". The Pinhole Journal, vol. 10, no. 3.
          Five Jerome Artists, Minneapolis College of Art and
          Design.
1993   Fragments 2, University of Barcelona, Spain.


Selected Collections
          American Express.
          The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          Metronom Foundation for Contemporary Art, Barcelona, Spain.
          The Fredrick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
          The St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri.


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