Artist / CV

Morgan Mandalay

Born Long Beach, CA, USA, 1985.
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY, USA.

EDUCATION

2017

  • MFA, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA

2014

  • BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

2004-2007

  • San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA

SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017

  • Meatloaf, DAMA (w/ 🍞 ), Turin, Italy (with Kim-Anh Schreiber)
  • Norman Amygdala, City Limits, Oakland, USA
  • Scene of Shipwreck, VAF Gallery, San Diego, CA, USA

2016

  • ArtBo Proyectos (w/ Yautepec), curated by Jens Hoffmann, Bogotá, Colombia
  • 8 Rows Back, Helmuth Projects, San Diego, CA, USA (with Audrey Hope)

2015

  • Ikebana///Anemone, Common’s Gallery, San Diego, CA, USA
  • Happy Little, LVL3, Chicago, IL, USA (with Todd Kelly)

2014

  • Flower Shoppe, Edition Chicago w/ Yautepec, Chicago, USA

2013

  • The Futility of Trying, Helmuth Projects, San Diego, CA, USA
  • Roses On Your Grave, Yautepec, Mexico City, D.F. Mexico

2012

  • For Immediate Release, Disclosed UnLocation, San Diego, CA , USA

2011

  • The Sun Hung Low or A Question Loomed, Habitat House, San Diego, CA, USA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

  • A Step Away, curated by Anthony Graham and Lara Bullock, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
  • All the Small Things, Steve Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Domestic Tranquility, 0-0, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • AnthroMorphoCene, curated by Lee M. Lavy, Bread and Salt, San Diego, CA, USA
  • Cabinet, curated by Adam Milner, David B. Smith Gallery (Project Room), Denver, CO, USA

2016

  • Float in a Dark Tank, Yautepec, Mexico City, Mexico
  • How High?, Left Field, San Luis Obispo, CA, USA
  • Le Domaine Enchanté, curated by Domenico di Chirico, Galleria Acappella, Naples, Italy
  • Felicita, A Ship in the Woods, Escondido, CA, USA
  • Quickie Dingler, curated by Audrey Hope, Common’s Gallery, San Diego, CA, USA
  • Sugar talk, LVL3, Chicago, IL, USA

2015

  • Public Utility, New Capital, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Here | Hear, Space 4 Art, San Diego, CA, USA
  • Material Art Fair, w/ Yautepec, Mexico City, MX
  • The Originals s01 e01, Galerie Tatjana Pieters, Ghent, BEL, curated by Annie Warhol and Tatjana Pieters

2014

  • Ducks, Greenpoint Terminal Gallery, curated by Ryan Travis Christian, Brooklyn, NY, USA
  • Until Then, Alcatraz, Chicago, IL, USA
  • New Soil, Sullivan Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Art Los Angeles Contemporary, w/ Yautepec, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2013

  • A Man Walks Into A Bar, Alcatraz, Chicago, IL, USA

2012

  • On Paper, Galería Yusto/Giner, Marbella, Spain
  • Endless Summer III, curated by Angella D’Avignon, 3rd Space, San Diego, CA, USA
  • More Real Than Life, curated by Alexander Jarman, Southwestern College Art Gallery, San Diego, CA, USA
  • Art Los Angeles Contemporary, w/ Yautepec, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2011

  • California Is a Girl I Saw Dancing on a Bridge, Gloss Gallery, Portland, OR, USA
  • XX, selected by Kathryn Kanjo and Joseph Bellows, The Athenaeum, La Jolla, CA, USA
  • Fifth Season, curated by Ben Malcolm-Strauss, Space4Art, San Diego, CA, USA
  • …There’s More After We’ve Finished…, Sight School, Oakland, CA, USA

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

2017

  • Inside Your Outside, Helmuth Projects, San Diego, CA (forthcoming)
  • Plucked, 100% Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • Cell, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA as part of Mind Control

2015 – Present

2015

  • DATE NIGHT, Horton Plaza Mall, San Diego, CA (co-organized with Trevor Amery, Seth Ferris, & Kim-Anh Schreiber)

2014

  • Director, Sunday Project, Chicago IL

2010-12

  • Curatorial Committee Member, Space 4 Art, San Diego, CA

ACCOLADES

2017

  • Russell Foundation Grant

2016

  • Russell Foundation Grant
  • UCSD Block Grant

2014

  • Edward Ryerson Fellowship

2012

  • Merit Scholarship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2004

  • President’s Merit Scholarship, San Francisco Art Institute