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Devin Troy Strother

b. 1986, Los Angeles, California; Lives and works in Los Angeles, California and Brooklyn, New York

 

Education

2010

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
2009
BFA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

 

 

Solo Exhibitions:

 

2015

Nigga in the Wind, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (Upcoming – October 24th)
Space Jam, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY

 

 

2014

Solo, (in March) , bendixen contemporary art, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2013

Yet to be Titled Solo Show, Marlborough Gallery LES, New York, NY

Look at all My Shit, Richard Heller Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Volta New York, Solo, with Richard Heller Gallery, New York, NY

 

2012

Front, Back, Side to Side, Richard Heller Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

My Nigga and I, bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2011

The Me and You, Your Mother and Maybe Even Your Cousin Too & The Hey Sister, Soul Sister Go Sister, Woah Sister, Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY

 

2010

Don’t Be Actin’ A Fool in the Club/Stuntin’ Like My Daddy, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

 

 

Group Exhibitions:

2015

Behold! The Blob, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

The Negative Hand, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

Wavvy Wavvy, The Drain, Los Angeles, CA

You won’t believe (…), Galerie Division, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
2014

NSFW, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Walk-ins Welcome, Marlborough Broome Street, New York, NY

Early Man, The Hole, New York, NY

Splinter Field, Greenpoint Terminal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Broadway Morey Boogie, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY

In the Office of the Drunken Monkey, TSA Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Positivilly Marvillainous, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY

#MiniMansion, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Joyride, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY

 

 

2013

Summer Reading, The Hole, New York, NY
It’s Your World Boo, Two person exhibition, Cooper Cole, Toronto, Canada

The Armory Show, Richard Heller Gallery, New York,NY

“In Case We Don’t Die”, Curated by Bibi Katholm, Torrance Museum of Art, Torrance, CA

Søren Assenholt, Paco Pomet, Devin Troy Strother, “Art Herning Fair”, bendixen contemporary art,
Copenhagen, DK

 

2012

Art Copenhagen, (artfair), bendixen contemporary art, Copenhagen, Denmark

Voices of Home, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, New York, NY

Yeah, We Friends and Shit, Josee Bienvenu Galllery, New York, NY

Zagga Zow, Cooper Cole Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Jacolby Satterwhite and Devin Troy Strother, Monya Rowe Gallery, NY

 

2011

Harlem Postcards Project, The Studio Museum in Harlem

November
Human Nature, Curated by Richard Heller

Galeria Espacio Minimo, Madrid, Spain

Move, Bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

From Where You Just Arrived, Curated by Ryan Schneider and Jonas Wood, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

First Class/Second Class, Curated by Leah Oates, Asya Geisberg, New York City, NY

The February Show, Ogilvy and Mather, New York, NY

The Armory Show, Richard Heller Gallery, New York, NY

December Group Show, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

2010

Peaceable Kingdom, Curated by David Pagel, Beacon Arts, Los Angeles, CA
Stranger Than Fiction, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
Pulse, Richard Heller Gallery, Miami, FL
The Armory Show, Richard Heller Gallery, New York, NY

 

2009

Pulse, Richard Heller Gallery, Miami, FL
Graduate Front Wall, Art Center Gallery, Pasadena, CA

 

2008

Art Center Gallery, Pasadena, CA

 

2007

Art Center Gallery, Pasadena, CA
Mendahal Sobeski Gallery, Pasadena, CA

 

 

Bibliography:

 

2013

Bullett, Art & Design, Artist Devin Troy Strother on Race, the American Experience, and ‘Goosebumps”, Zio Baritaux, September 6, 2013

The Huffington Post, Arts & Culture, Devin Troy Strother talks Beyonce, Punk Music and the expectations of making ‘Heavy Black’ art, Priscilla Frank, April 3, 2013

 

2012

Modern Painters, “Introducing: Devin Troy Strother”, Scott Indrisek,May.reproduction

Beautiful Decay Magazine, Devin Troy Strother  interview, pages 26 -39, multiple reproductions, Book 7.

Modern Painters Daily, Shot at Armory: Devin Troy Strother, Editors, March 9, reproduction

NY Arts Magazine, “30 Artists To Watch in 2012: Part III”, Evan J. Garza, March, reproduction
Modern Painters, Reviews in Brief, “Devin Troy Strother”, Editors, Vol. XXIV No. 1, February

 

2011

Time Out New York, “Arts”, Critic’s Picks, Editors, September 29, Issue 830

The New York Times, “Weekend Arts”, Devin Troy Strother, Holland Cotter, September 16

 

2010

The Los Angeles Times, Art, “Art Review: Devin Troy Strother at Richard Heller Gallery”, David Pagel, September 23, 2010
2009
Kanye West’s Blog, Artist Devin Troy Strother, Kanye West, October 1, 2009

 

 

 

Grants and Awards:

 

2009

Art Center Scholarship

Public Collections

The Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
The Studio Museum, Harlem, NY