Raque Ford

raqueford(at)gmail.com

Born 1986

Lives and Works in Brooklyn

 

EDUCATION

2013 MFA Visual Arts, Rutgers Mason Gross School of the Arts

2010 Postgraduate Diploma of Fine Art,Virginia Commonwealth University

2010 BFA Painting Pratt Institute

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019 (Upcoming) 321 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2017 “My Biggest Fan, CAPITAL, San Francisco, California

2017 con•fi•dence, Williamson & Knight, Portland, Oregon

2017 Carolyn, Shoot The Lobster, New York, NY

2017 Species Atlanta, Georgia

2016 Your’s Truly, Georgia Brown, ISCP, Brooklyn,NY

2015 That Which We Call A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell As Sweet, Soloway Brooklyn, NY

2014 Raque, Welcome Screen, London, UK


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 Fear Faire, Marinaro Gallery, New York

2018 Crane Game, Cul De Sac, Brooklyn, NY

2018 Soul is a four letter word, Museum Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2018 SIP Fellows Exhibition Part II, EFA Robert Blackburn Studio Gallery, New York, NY

2018 How to Kill a Siren, In Limbo at the Boom Boom Room, Brooklyn, NY

2017 Pratt Institute Survey Exhibition (Part II) See The Moon?, Dekalb Hall Gallery, Brooklyn New York

2017 A Shooting Star is Not a Star, Roberto Pelan, Toronto Canada

2016 AALA, Los Angeles, California

2016 Flat Fix,Code Art Fair, curated by Ryan Steadman and Ryan Walsh, Copenhagen, Denmark

2016 2 Freaky 2 Friday, Pelican Bomb Gallery X, New Orleans, Louisiana

2016 A pool is water, Galerie Division, Montreal, Canada

2016 Dusty Contessa Finds a Homestead, Kimberly Klark, Queens, New York

2016 Fantasy Can Invent Nothing New, Sculpture Center, Queens, New York

2016 Raquel, Racquel, S1, Portland, Oregon

2015 Fence Show, curated by Sam Korman and Israel Lund, Apples, Brooklyn, New York

2015 Business as Usual, organized by Perce Jerrom, London, UK

2015 F ·R ·I ·E ·N ·D ·S  Curated by Michael Pybus Evelyn Yard. London, UK

2015 The Alembic of Creative Thought, Westminster Waste, London, UK

2015 Room Service. Motel, Brooklyn, NY

2014 I Just Finished Eating A Hamburger, McDonald's Chinatown, NY

2014 Absolutely Yours, 321 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2013 Congregation Curated by Sheila Pepe, 106 Green, Brooklyn, NY


Residencies

2017 SIP Fellowship at Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop Program

2016 The New York Community Trust Van Lier Residency at ISCP. Brooklyn, New York

2016 In Residence. S1. Portland, Oregon


Awards

2017 The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Biennial Award

2015 Emergency Grant, Foundation for Contemporary Arts

2014 Nominated for the Rema Hort Mann Foundation Visual Arts Grant

2011-2013 Teaching Assistant Fellowship, Rutgers Mason Gross School of the Arts, NJ


Bibliography

2018

2018

2017 Libin, Milah Dizzy Magazine (April)

2017 Camacho-Light, Christian Staging (September)

2017 Webb, Nancy “Raque Ford, Tiziana La Melia, Maryse Larivière, Athena Papadopoulos, Megan Rooney: A Pool is Water” C Magazine (Winter)