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Kara Walker
Born November 26 in Stockton, California.
B.F.A., Atlanta College of Art, Painting/Printmaking.
M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design, Painting/Printmaking.
Residency: Instituto Buena Bista, Curacao Center for Contemporary Art, August.
Drawing Gifts 2011, 8th Annual Benefit Auction for The Drawing Center (The artworks include a large drawing by Kara Walker.) Hosted by Phillips de Pury & Company. New York, New York. Tuesday, October 18th, 6:30 PM.


United States Artists Eileen Harris Norton Fellowship (2008)

The Lucelia Artist Award, The Smithsonian American Art Museum (2004)

The Deutsche Bank Artist of the Business Year Award 2000

John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation (July 1997)

Art Matters, Inc. Individual Artist's Fellowship

Awards of Excellence II, Rhode Island School of Design

Awards of Excellence I, Rhode Island School of Design

Ida Blank Ocko Scholarship, Atlanta College of Art

Presidential Scholar, Atlanta College of Art

Lives and works in New York, New York.


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