Julie Mehretu

(American, born 1970)

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Julie Mehretu

Untitled (Module), 1999

Price on Request

Biography

Timeline

1970
Born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1990 - 1991
Studied at the University Cheik Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal
1992
BA at Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, MI
1997
MFA, Honors, The Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
2001
AIR Program at The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant
2002
The Penny McCall Foundation Grant
2003
Mitchell Foundation Grant
Artist in Residency at Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
2005
MacArthur Fellow
American Art Award, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY
2006
The Rhode Island School of Design Alumni Council Artistic Achievement Award, Providence, RI
2007
American Academy in Berlin Fellowship

Exhibitions

2013
Liminal Squared, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York (solo)
Liminal Squared, White Cube, London (solo)
Mind, Breath and Beat Drawings, Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris (solo)
The Gesture and the Sign, White Cube, Sao Paulo
The Temptation of the Diagram, Andrea Rosen Gallery 2 , New York
2012
Highlights 2012, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco
Documenta 13, Kassel, Germany
‘The Painting Factory’, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
2011
Multiplicity’, Smithsonian, Washington D.C.
The Bearden Project’, the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York

Public Collections

Brooklyn Museum, New York
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
Philadelphia Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Studio Museum of Harlem, New York, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY