Wangechi Mutu Catalogue
Wangechi Mutu
Chronology
1994
Richard Leakey Merit Award, Nairobi, Kenya.
 
1998
Masters of Fine Art Fellowship, Sculpture Department, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
 
2000
Fannie B. Pardee Fellowship, New Haven, Connecticut.
 
2001
Jamaica Center for the Arts Fellowship, Queens, New York.
 
2002
Visiting Artist Lecture for Undergraduates Bennington University, Vermont.
 
The Artist Voice Fatimah Tuggar and Wangechi Mutu, Studio Museum In Harlem, New York.
 
New York City Museum Educators Roundtable Annual Conference, Museum of the City of New York, New York.
 
Critique of MFA work, Union Institute & University at Vermont College, Montpelier, Vermont.
 
2003
Studio Museum In Harlem Artist In Residence, New York, New York.
 
Cooper Union Artist Residency, New York, New York.
 
Artist Panel Discussion for Looking Both Ways, The Museum of African Art, Long Island City, New York.
 
Visiting Artist lecture, TICA program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois.
 
Contemporary African Artists, moderator Chester Higgins, Langston Hughes Library, Queens, New York.
 
Artist Talk, Creatures, Jamaica Center for the Arts and Learning, Queens, New York.
 
2004
Art Pace Residency, San Antonio, Texas.
 
Art Lecture, Altoids. Art House, Austin, Texas.
 
Artist Lecture, Looking Both Ways. Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts.
 
The Chrysalis Award, The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporic Arts, New York, New York.
 
Art Lecture, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts.
 
2005
Steep Rock Residency, Washington, Connecticut.
 
Artist Talk, Fight for Flight, Whitney Museum of American Art at Altria, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, The Society for Contemporary Art at The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Illinois.
 
Artist Lecture, Amazing Grace, Miami Art Museum, Miami, Florida.
 
Artist Lecture, Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington, D.C.
 
2006
Artist Talk, Tara McDowell, curatorial associate, painting and sculpture, SFMOMA and Wangechi Mutu, artist. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. San Francisco, California. February 2, 6:30 p.m.
 
Cooper Union President's Citation in Art, New York, New York.
 
Round table discussion, Site Santa Fe Biennial, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
 
Group presentation for Gugenheim, Exhuming Gluttony, Salon 94, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, Masschusetts College of Art, Boston, Masschusetts.
 
Discussion, Multiple Modernities, Columbia University, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey.
 
2007
The Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Award New York, New York.
 
Studio Lecture, Independent Curators International, Brooklyn, New York.
 
Artist Lecture NYU, The Steindhardt School of Art, New York, New York.
 
Artist talk, MoMA Gallery Talks, Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, The Visual Arts at Yale, Yale, New Haven, Connecticut.
 
Panel: "Feminist Future" Symposium, Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, Pratt University, Brooklyn, New York.
 
Visiting Artist Program including Lecture, Seminar and studio visits to graduate students, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
 
Artist talk, Cinderella Curse, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, Georgia.
 
Artist Lecture, "The Convergence of Art and Politics," Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts.
 
Artist Lecture, "Critical Dialogues Lecture," Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania.
 
2008
Participating in RE-IMAGINE KENYA, a Multi-Media Benefit and Art Auction hosted at Sikkema Jenkins & Co. Gallery.
 
Cooper Union Urban Visionaries Awards, Emerging Talent Award, New York, New York.
 
The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant, New York, New York.
 
Artist Talk, "Collage: The Unmonumental Picture," New Museum, New York, New York.
 
Artist Talk, The Hirshorn Museum and Garden, Washington, D.C.
 
Artist Talk, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
 
Artist Lecture, State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
 
Artist Lecture, UCLA-Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, California.
 
Artist Lecture, Eastern Illinois University, Champaign, Illinois.
 
Artist Lecture, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California.
 
Panel: Art Chicago Speaks - Patronage and Contemporary Art, Art Chicago, Chicago, Chicago.
 
Artist Panel, "Prospect.1: A Biennial For New Orleans," The Cooper Union School of Art, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York.
 
2009
Artist Lecture, 92nd Street Y, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, Rhode Island School of Design, Prvodence, Rhode Island.
 
Artist Lecture, School of The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts.
 
Artist Lecture, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, New York.
 
2010
"Deutsche Bank Artist of the Year," Berlin, Germany.
 
Feminist Press: 40 Under 40, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, Urban Arts Partnership, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California.
 
Artist Lecture, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
 
Talk, "Wangechi Mutu and Marilyn Minter in Conversation with Richard Flood," New Museum, New York, New York.
 
2011
Cooper Union Augustus St. Gaudens Distinguished Artist Award. New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.
 
Zabar Visiting Artist, Hunter College, New York, New York.
 
Juror, Dreamyard Student Art Awards, Bronx, New York.
 
Juror, Alliance for Young Artists & Writers' Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, New York, New York.
 
Artist Lecture and Residency, Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, Colorado.
 
Artist Lecture, Penn State University, Happy Valley, Pennsylvania, September 7.
 
Artist Lecture, Tyler University, Happy Valley, Pennsylvania, October 12.
 
Artist Lecture, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, November 17.
 
2012
Panelist, Examing the Legacy of Collection, Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, D.C., January 22.
 
Forthcoming: Artist Lecture, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 17.
 
[return to top]