Vijay Masharani

Artist, writer. Lives & works in Queens.

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◼︎ Education

Maryland Institute College of Art (2015-2017) BFA, General Fine Arts; Minor, Critical Theory
UCSB College of Creative Studies (2013-2014) BA Candidate, Visual Arts; Minor, Black Studies

◼︎ Selected Exhibitions

Solo / Two-Person

2019
#38: Gas, Honey (with Raza Kazmi). Museum Gallery. Brooklyn, NY.

2017
It Might Be Warm But It’s Not Clean (with Trisha Cheeney) High-Tide. Philadelphia, PA.

Group

2021
FREE FALL. Shoot the Lobster. Los Angeles, CA.

2020
Still Life. Drawer NYC. New York, NY.
Boredom Breeds Mischief. Mery Gates. Brooklyn, NY.

2019
Bangalore Flat. Home Sweet Home. Bangalore, India.
SUPERHOST. Like a Little Disaster / Pane Projects. Polignano a mare, Italy.
U:L:O. Interstate Projects. Brooklyn, NY.
Pig Latin in Quicksand. Clima. Milan, Italy.

2018
Pure Raw. Resort Baltimore. Baltimore, MD.
Birds of Prey Don’t Sing. 891 N Main. Providence, RI.
#69 The Clarkory Show. Museum Gallery. Brooklyn, NY.

2016
The Length of our Shadow. Platform Gallery. Baltimore, MD.


◼︎ Bibliography
AQNB (2019)
Mousse Magazine (2019)
Artviewer (2019
Bmoreart (2018)

◼︎ Awards/Grants

MICA Talent Grant
MICA Liberal Arts Award
Summa Cum Laude
VCU SSP Scholarship
Vermont Studio Center Artist Grant

◼︎ Residencies

Virginia Commonwealth University Summer Studio Program for Sculpture + Extended Media (2017)
Vermont Studio Center (2018)