ARIEL JACKSON

Born 1991 ⚫  New Orleans LA

Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

 

SELECT EXHIBITIONS

The Blues Data Crop: The Gains and Loss of Black Farmers in America Wave Hill ⚫  Bronx NY ⚫  September - October 2016

Strange Landscapes Arlington Arts Center ⚫ Arlington VA ⚫ June-October 2016

Focus: Ariel Jackson The Studio Museum in Harlem ⚫ Harlem NY ⚫  March-June 2016

The Bronx Speaks: Our Home Bronx Art Space ⚫  Bronx NY ⚫  March 2016

Black Matter: Speak Out Bronx Art Space ⚫  Bronx NY⚫  January-February 2016

Intersecting Imaginaries No Longer Empty ⚫ Bronx NY ⚫ November - December 2015

The Black Fantastic The Schomburg Center ⚫ Harlem NY ⚫

Bronx Biennial The Bronx Museum  ⚫  Bronx NY  ⚫  July 2015

American Beauty Susan Inglett Gallery ⚫ NY NY ⚫ Dec 2013 - Feb 2014

Culture, History + Video Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit ⚫ Detroit, MI ⚫ Nov 2013

The People’s Laundromat Theater The Laundromat Project: Create Change Residency

Harlem NY ⚫ May 2013 - Sept 2013

 

RESIDENCIES ⚫ FELLOWSHIPS ⚫ AWARDS

The Shandaken Project Storm King ⚫ Vales Gate, NY ⚫ July 2017

Thread Residency Albers Foundation ⚫ Sinthian, Senegal ⚫ Jan - Feb 2017

Van Lier Visual Artist Fellowship  Wave Hill ⚫ Bronx, NY ⚫ Feb - October 2016

Keyholder Residency Program  Lower East Side Printshop ⚫ September 2015 - September 2016

BHQFU Summer Emerging Artist Residency Program Bruce High Quality Foundation University

NY NY ⚫ June - August 2015

Artist In the Marketplace The Bronx Museum ⚫ NY NY ⚫ 2013-2014

 

WRITINGS ⚫ TALKS

Featured Artist ⚫ Extra Earth Analog, Pastelegram Print Issue #4 ⚫ March 2014

Feature Artist ⚫ The Moving Image + Art "Can We Talk About This?" Artist Talk ⚫ March 2014

Guest Post ⚫ “Homey Don’t Play ThatKindAesthetic Blog ⚫ March 2014

 

SCREENINGS ⚫ PERFORMANCES

Synthetic Zero : Creative Technology Week Bronx Art Space ⚫ Bronx NY ⚫ May 4. 2016

Impermanent Landscapes Terrault Contemporary Gallery ⚫  Baltimore MD ⚫  April 24, 2016

Fall Open House The Schomburg Center ⚫ Performance ⚫ Harlem NY ⚫ October 7, 2015

The Origin of the Blues Afrofuturismtns Conference at The New School ⚫ Performance

NY NY ⚫ May 2015

 

PRESS/PUBLICATION

'Abstracting the City: "Crescent Elsewhere" at the Black Cinema House' Pelican Bomb ⚫  Art Review ⚫  October 3 2016

'Excavating the Layers Under the Landscape' Hyperallergic ⚫  Galleries ⚫  September 16 2016

'Ariel Jackson - "Focus" at the Studio Museum in Harlem' Arte Fuse  ⚫  Art Review ⚫  June 15 2016

“Spectral Projections: Color, Race & Abstraction in the Moving Image” by Maria Christina

Villasenor ⚫ ‘Abstract Video Art’ ⚫ Gabrielle Jennings ⚫ University of California Press ⚫ September 2015

‘American Beauty’ New York Times ⚫ Art In Review ⚫ Jan 23 2014

 

EDUCATION

BFA The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art 2013