Lorna Simpson 1960

    Born in 1960 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

    Grants/Awards
    2018 J. Paul Getty Medal, Los Angeles, USA
    2018 Whitney Museum of American Art Gala Honoree, New York, USA
    2018 Medal Award, School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University, Medford, USA
    2018 Honorary Doctorate in Fine Arts, University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, USA
    2017 The Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Galden Honoree, Washington, USA
    2017 Pérez Art Museum Honoree, Miami, USA
    2014 Deutsche Börse Photography Prize Short List, Photographer’s Gallery, London, UK
    2011 Asher B, Durand Award Recipient, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn New York, USA
    2010 Infinity Award in Art, ICP, New York, USA
    2006 Joyce Alexander Wein Artist Prize, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, USA
    2006 Alphonse Fletscher Sr. Fellowship, Cambridge, USA
    2001 The Whitney Museum of American Art Award, sponsored by Cartier and The Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art, New York, USA
    2000 The Hugo Boss Prize Award Finalist, New York, USA
    1998 Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York, USA
    2003 Distinguished Artist-In-Residence, The Christian A. Johnson Endeavor Foundation, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, USA
    2003 Louis Comfort Tiffany Award, Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, New York, USA
    1994 College Art Association Award
    1989 Artists’ Space Board of Directors, New York, USA
    1989 AVA 9, Awards in the Visual Arts, Winston Salem, USA
    1988 Polaroid Corporation, 20 × 24 Camera Award, New York, USA
    1987 Workspace Grant, Jamaica Arts Center, Queens, New York, USA
    1986 Artists’ Advisory Board, The New Museum, New York, USA
    1986 National Studio Program, P.S.1, New York, USA
    1985 National Endowment for the Arts, Arts Management Fellowship, Washington DC, USA

    Education
    1985 University of California, San Diego CA
    1983 School of Visual Arts, New York NY

    Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Image
Lorna Simpson
The Sky
2019
Work on paper
instalation and dimensions variable; unique
collage on paper, 6 framed collages