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ELYSE JOHNSON

Education

2019 MFA, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

2015 BFA, Art Academy of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Awards and Grants

2015 Stephen H. Wilder Traveling Scholarship Grant


Group Exhibitions 

2019

Gxrl on Grill: Food-based Video and Live Performance Night, Honey's Brooklyn, NY

Narcan Fundraiser for NEXT Distro, Ritz Bar and Lounge, NY

Beneath Them Was Forever, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Westbeth Gallery, NY

Spider Mother 2.0, 8 Ball Community, NY

Zinc-Finger Like Folds, 25East Gallery, NY

Purgatory Road, Amorphous Sculpture Salon, Performer in Fallon Cecil's "Not a Dog Not a Wolf" Orange County, NY

Spider Mother, 8 Ball Community, NY

2018

Image and Performance, 25East Gallery, NY

Dissociations, Eugene Lang College, NY

Convergence, Arnold and Sheila Aronson Gallery, NY

Hiss Magazine Issue 3 Screening, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH

FOMO: Future Outlines, Missing Objects, 25East Gallery, NY, Curated by Elyse Johnson

Wombglow, The Mockbee, Cincinnati, OH

Conceal and Carry, 25East Gallery, NY, Curated by Elyse Johnson

Possession 10, Real Estate Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

The Elephant in the Room, Chidlaw Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

على راسي - on my head, Pique Gallery, Covington, KY

2017

Manifestos Unheard, 25East Gallery, New York, NY

Convergence, 25East Gallery, New York, NY

Amanda's Scanner, The Comet, Cincinnati, OH

Comprador, Urban Artifact, Cincinnati, OH

After Walker Evans, Chase Public, Cincinnati, OH

Powerful and Dangerous, Wave Pool Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2016

Empire/Collision, Chidlaw Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

Lack/Loss/Mistranslations, Raum Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Courage Friends, The Mockbee, Cincinnati, OH

2015

Vulnerability as Violence, Maudie's, Cincinnati, OH

Badlands, Pearlman Gallery, Cincinnati, OH



Solo Exhibitions

2017 The Silver Screen, Kitchen Space, Chicago, IL


Internships

2014 MK Guth’s Fireworks, Astronaut, Deep Pool, Venus, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH



2017 Convergence, 25East Gallery, New York, NY 

2017 Comprador, Urban Artifact, Cincinnati, OH 

2017 After Walker Evans, Chase Public, Cincinnati, OH 

2016 Courage Friends, The Mockbee, Cincinnati, OH 

2015 Lack/Loss/Mistranslations, Raum Gallery, Berlin

2015 Badlands, Pearlman Gallery, Cincinnati, OH