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Shikeith in Frieze Magazine

Frieze Magazine interviews Shikeith about his solo show at The Mattress Factory, in Pittsburgh, PA. Writer Mia Imani Harrison observes how the museum’s presentation “feels as much like an act of spiritual cleansing as an exhibition.” For more information, please visit the magazine’s website.

Matthew Brandt, Chris McCaw, Meghann Riepenhoff and Mark Ruwedel at Portland Art Museum

Works by Matthew Brandt, Chris McCaw and Meghann Riepenhoff will be on view in Ansel Adams in Our Time at Portland Art Museum, in Oregon, from March 30 – May 30, 2021. The exhibition features Adams’ photographs juxtaposed with those by 19th-century photographers who inspired him and works by contemporary artists influenced by his legacy. The show debuted at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and travelled to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, in Arkansas. For more information, please visit the Portland Art Museum website.

Kyle Meyer at Montclair Art Museum

Work from Kyle Meyer’s Interwoven project is on view in New York to New Mexico: New Acquisitions at Montclair Art Museum, in New Jersey, from February 7 – August 8, 2021. The exhibition showcases American and Native American art and objects recently acquired or donated to the museum’s permanent collection. Other featured artists include Alfred Stieglitz, Norman Lewis and Salvatore Mancini. For more information, please visit the museum’s website.

Shikeith at Red Bull Arts Detroit

Work by Shikeith will be included in Inspirited: Coda at Red Bull Arts Detroit, in Michigan, this Spring 2021. Curated by Taylor Aldridge, the exhibition presents works that draw on visual and performative iconographies of Black spirituality, Pentecostalism and church services to explore complex experiences such as euphoria, vulnerability, faith and longing. Other featured artists include Allie McGhee, Steffani Jemison and Tiona Nekkia McClodden. For more information, please visit the program’s website.

Artist Book Featuring Matthew Brandt, Chris McCaw and Meghann Riepenhoff

Works by Matthew Brandt, Chris McCaw and Meghann Riepenhoff are featured in Element, a 3-book publication exploring how each artist allows elements such as sun and lake water to influence their photo-based, process-driven work investigating the relationship between image and environment. Yoffy Press will publish the book, which will include an essay by Jon Mooallem. The anticipated release date is February 2021. For more information, please visit the Yoffy Press website.

Shikeith at Fort Wayne Museum of Art

Work by Shikeith is now on view in The National at Fort Wayne Museum of Art, in Fort Wayne, IN, through January 31, 2021. The annual showcase presents photographic work by artists from across the country, with the intention of gathering the best contemporary photography created or exhibited within the U.S. in the last year. For more information, please visit the museum’s website.

Kyle Meyer at Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art

Woven photographs by Kyle Meyer were featured in Shifting Gaze: A Reconstruction of The Black & Hispanic Body in Contemporary Art at the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art in Virginia Beach from March 21, 2020 – January 3, 2021. Organized by the Mennello Museum of American Art, the exhibition included work from the collection of Dr. Robert B. Feldman by artists engaging with poignant issues of race, sexuality and violence within the discourse of the African and Hispanic Diaspora. Other featured artists included Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Paul Henry Ramirez and Mickalene Thomas. For more information, please visit the museum's website.

Shikeith at California African American Museum

Commissioned work by Shikeith will be exhibited in Enunciated Life at the California African American Museum in Los Angeles, CA from Fall 2020 - Winter 2021. Through video, painting, photography, and installation, the contemporary works in this group show explore how performance practices around Black spirituality allow artists to portray different bodily experiences and social issues, from the sacred to the secular. For more information, please visit the museum's website.

Matthew Brandt at Le lieu unique

Works by Matthew Brandt were included in On Earth: Imaging, Technology and the Natural World at Le lieu unique in Nantes, France from October 2, 2020 - January 3, 2021. Other featured artists include Thomas Albdorf, Melanie Bonajo, Lucas Foglia, Noémie Goudal, Adam Jeppesen and Maya Watanabe. The exhibition debuted at the 50th edition of the Rencontres d’Arles, before traveling to Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam and Le lieu unique. For more information, please visit Le lieu unique's website.

Shikeith Receives 2020 Art Matters Foundation Grant

Shikeith has been named a 2020 recipient of the Art Matters Foundation Grant, awarded annually to artists and collective teams working across contemporary art and performance, with special emphasis given to art focusing on social issues and experimenting with form. For more information, please visit the foundation’s website.

Doron Langberg at the Schwules Museum

Work by Doron Langberg is installed in Intimacy: New Queer Art from Berlin and Beyond, curated by Peter Rehberg, Andrea Kroksnes and Apostolos Lampropoulos, at the Schwules Museum in Berlin, Germany, from December 4, in Spring 2021. Artworks across generations and media, including photography, painting, sculpture, video installations and film, center on depictions of intimacy in queer relationships, particularly as rendered throughout Berlin in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Other featured artists include AA Bronson, Elijah Burgher, Simon Fujiwara, Nan Goldin, Victor Luque and Paul Sepuya, among others. For more information, please visit the museum’s website.

Alison Rossiter at Carnegie Museum of Art

Work by Alison Rossiter is on view in Controlling the Chaos at Carnegie Museum of Art from November 20, 2020 – June 27, 2021. Exhibited in the museum’s first-ever galleries devoted to photography, the show gathers works from the permanent collection featuring a range of responses to the complexity of contemporary life. For more information, please visit the museum’s website.

Sarah Anne Johnson at Yale University Art Gallery

Works by Sarah Anne Johnson were on view in On the Basis of Art: 150 Years of Women at Yale at the Yale University Art Gallery in New Haven, CT. Honoring the 50th anniversary of coeducation at Yale and the 150th anniversary of the first enrollment of women students in the university’s fine arts program, On the Basis of Art was comprised of artworks by women from the Art Gallery’s collection. Other featured artists included Jennifer Bartlett, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Eva Hesse and Maya Lin. For more information, please visit the Yale University website.