Chronologie

1966
Born in Washington, D.C.
1991
B.S. Kinesiological Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
1994 – 1995
Women’s Community Art Award, Montgomery County Community College, Takoma Park, MD
1995
Montgomery County Community College, Honor List, Takoma Park, MD
1996
Pratt Institute, Honor List, Brooklyn, NY
1996 – 1997
Merit Scholarship, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Presidential Grant, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
1997 – 1998
Merit Scholarship, San Francisco Art Institute
Student Grant, San Francisco Art Institute
1998 – 1999
Honor Student Painting Studio, San Francisco Art Institute
Supplemental Materials Award, San Francisco Art Institute
1999
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, ME, B.F.A., Painting
San Francisco Art Institute, Valedictorian, Deans Honor List
Camille Hanks Cosby Fellowship, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture
2001
Schickle-Collingwood Prize, Yale University
2002
M.F.A. Painting, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT
Blair Dickinson Award, Yale University
2007
Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant, New York, NY
2007
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant, New York, NY
2007
Richard C. Diebenkorn Teaching Fellowship, San Francisco Art Institute
Lives and works in Maryland

Expositions

2010
MOCA Cleveland, OH (solo)
2008
Goff + Rosenthal Berlin, Germany (November) (solo)
2008
Solo Exhibition, VOLTA4: Voltany, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
2007
the epidemic of excess, the detriment of denial, Sandroni Rey, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2007
Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song, Von Lintel Gallery, Nov 29, 07 – Jan 20, 08, New York, NY
2007
Haus der Kulturen der Welt New York States of Mind, Aug 24, 2007 – Nov 11, 2007, New York, NY
2007
Japan, INC., Kravets Wehby Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Iona Rozeal Brown and Zoe Charlton Lecture at the Hirshhorn Museum February 2, 2007
2006
Paper Trail: African American Works on Paper, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
2006
When the East is in the House: iona rozeal brown and Stella Lai, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2006
Compliciit, curated by Johanna Drucker, Andrea Douglas and Jill Hartz, University of Virginia Museum of Art, Charlottesville, VA
2006
Three Decades of Contemporary Art from San Francisco Art Institute, Walter & McBean Galleries, San Francisco Art Institute
2006
Stereotypes: Confronting Cliches, curated by June Lambia, McColl Center for Visual Art, Charlotte, NC
2006
Blending Lines, G Fine Art, Washington, DC (solo)
2006
iona rozeal brown, University of Arizona, Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ (solo)
2005
Linkages and Themes in the African Diaspora, Museum of the African Diaspora, San Francisco, CA
2004
a3 the revolution: televised, terrorized, sexualized, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
2004
iona rozeal brown, Sandroni Rey, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2004
iona rozeal brown, G Fine Art, Washington, DC (solo)
2004
Bling BlAsian Bling, (two person exhibition with Stella Lai), The Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA (solo)

Publications

2007
Merali, Shaheen. “Haus der Kulturen der Welt: New York – States of Mind,” Exhibition and Film Programme, 28.08.2007-04.11.2007
2007
Buckley, iona rozeal brown, Artforum.com, June 30, 2007
2007
“iona rozeal brown: still exploring and unlikely pairing,” Los Angeles Times, July 20, 2007
2004
Genocchio, Benjamin. “Iona Rozeal Brown, Wadswoth Ateneum Museum of Art,” New York Times, April 4
2004
Palumbo, Mary Jo. “Artist’s Japanese-styleprints add new translation to hip-hop,” Boston Herald, April 10
2003
“Biters of Style” Trace. May 2003
2003
Knight, Christopher. “Richly drawn from drawings” Los Angeles Times, March 2003
2003
Koppman, Debra. “International Paper” Previews. February 2003
2003
Mathis, Sommer. “Paper Trail, Global Culture Lends Contemporary Exhibit Wide Speectrum of Artistic Creations, Bringing New Life To Fiber As a Medium,” Daily Bruin, January 2003
2003
Brown, Iona Rozeal. “Self-Portrait,” Tema Celeste, January/February 2003