Elsie Kagan


Selected Solo and 2 Person Exhibitions

2016 Everything is green, solo exhibition. Chase Family Gallery, Mandell Center, Hartford, CT
2013 Nethermead, solo exhibition. Rivington Design House Gallery, LES, New York, NY
2012 Elsie Kagan and Lori Ellison, curated by Sarah Schmerler. Soap Box Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 Missing me one place search another, Sweet Gallery, Brooklyn NY
2016 Assembly Desired, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn NY
2016 New Leaf, curated by Elsie Kagan, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn NY
2015 Ortega 100, Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn NY
2015 In our cave we see shadows,curated by F. Allie and K. Ioannidou, Project 722, Brooklyn, NY
2015 Feel the Power, with ArtFCity, Lightbox Gallery, New York, NY
2015 At the old Gem, Arts@Renaissance, Brooklyn NY
2014 Surface, LAH Gallery, Boston, MA
2013 The Alumni Show II, curated by John B. Ravenal. Zilkah Gallery at Wesleyan University,  
2013 Curate NYC, Elisa Contemporary Art, Bronx, NY and Rush Arts, NY
2013 Collectively Assembled, curated by Yulia Tikhonova. Arts@Renaissance, Brooklyn, NY
2012 Elsie Kagan and Danielle Mysliwiec, 56 Bogart, Brooklyn, NY

2012 SeaFair, Brenda Taylor Gallery, Greenwich, CT
2011 NurtureArt Benefit, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
2011 tART, Arts@Renaissance, Brooklyn, NY
2010 VERGE Miami, Brenda Taylor Gallery, Miami, FL
2009 VERGE Miami, Brenda Taylor Gallery, Miami, FL

2009 RedDot Art Fair, Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

1999 Bachelor of Arts with Honors in Studio Art, and Phi
2005 Masters of Fine Art, in Painting. Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA, and Rome, Italy
2013 Vermont Studio Center, Fellowship and Residency,
2015 Vermont Studio Center
2015 Promise Award Grant, Sustainable Arts Foundation
2017 Vermont Studio Center Fellowship and Residency, funded by the NEA

Selected Press and Publications

2015 Cover art for the Fall contemporary poetry collection published by OTHER PRESS, New York
2014 ‘The Entropic Gesture’, long-form essay on my work by David Gibson, curator and arts writer, gibsoncontemporaryblogspot.com

2014 Looking at Painting Magazine, Fall Edition

2014 Studio Visit Magazine, Fall Edition

2014 Wallbreakers.com June, Feature and Interview, June
2013 Ravenal, John B. “The Alumni Show II” Exhibition Catalogue, Wesleyan Center for the Arts

2013 Schmerler, Sarah. “One Critic’s Virtual Exhibition of Hot Women Artists: Hello, Brooklyn Museum… anyone home?” Full page feature and article, Williamsburg Greenpoint News and Arts, February Edition

2013 Grey, Matt. Featured interview, “ElsieKaganXNethermeadXRDH”, Off to See the Elephant.com, February Edition
2013 Kimball, Whitney. Featured image and article “This Week’s Must-See Art Events”, The L Magazine, January Edition 

Professional Affiliations

2015-2017Juror for the Sustainable Arts Foundation
2011-2017 Founder and Organizer of Parent Artists Network, Brooklyn, NY
2014 Visiting Artist, American University Art Department, Washington, DC



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