Vijay Masharani

Artist, writer. Lives & works in Queens.

email ✋🏽instagram 🤙🏽

◼︎ 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

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

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


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

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

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.

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.

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)