Kehinde Wiley 1977

    Born 1977 in Los Angeles, USA

    Awards/Bursaries
    2019 The Gordon Parks Foundation Award, New York, USA
    2018 W.E.B. Du Bois Medal, Harvard University, Massachusetts, USA
    2015 US State Department Medal of Arts, USA
    2014 The Brooklyn Museum Asher B. Durand Award for Artistic Achievement, USA
    2013 Cultural Leadership Award, American Federation of Arts, USA
    2012 Pratt Legend Award
    2011 New York City Art Teachers Association/United Federation of Teachers, Artist of the Year Award
    Canteen Magazine, Artist of the Year Award, USA
    2010 USA Network, Character Approved Award, USA
    2008 Americans for the Arts, Young Artist Award for Artistic Excellence, USA
    2002 Rema Hort Mann Foundation Grant Recipient Studio Museum Harlem, Artist in Residence, USA

    Education
    2001 MFA, Yale University, School of Art, New Haven, USA
    1999 BFA, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, USA

    Lives and works in New York and Beijing

Image
Kehinde Wiley
Equestrian Portrait of Isabella of Bourbon
2016
Painting
326,2 x 338,3 cm
oil on canvas