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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018       “Works on Paper: Khalilah Birdsong”, Cincinnati, Ohio

2017       “Siren’s Call”, Hathaway Contemporary Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia             

2016       “Amalgamation”, Cincinnati Art Underground, Cincinnati, Ohio

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019       XIIth Florence Biennale, Fortezza da Basso, Florence, Italy, Invited Artist (October 18-27)

               “Little Treasures”, Galleria de Marchi, Trevisan International Art, Bologna, Italy (March 30-April 11)

2018      Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami River Art Fair, Gallery AHC Hamburg, Germany, Miami FL (December 3-5)

               “Little Things”, Swan Coach House Gallery, Forward Arts Foundation, Atlanta, GA (November 15-January 4)

               Tokyo International Art Fair, Bellesalle Roppongi, Tokyo, Japan

               “Golden Hour”, Dashboard, Installation Commission, Atlanta, GA

               “Abstract Tendencies: Works by Contemporary Abstract Painters”, Hathaway Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2017       Loupe Art Installation, Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, International Terminal,  Atlanta, GA
               “Off the Wall Pin Up Show”, The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA
               “Lighter Than Air”, Cincinnati Art Underground, Cincinnati, OH

2016      “Community: A Group Exhibition in Memory of Ellen DeLoach”, Hathaway Contemporary Gallery, Atlanta, GA

                “From the Earth to the Sky”, Group Exhibition, Cincinnati Art Underground, Cincinnati, OH

                Constella Festival, “Old World, Modern Expressions”, Group Exhibition, Cincinnati, OH

                “Carnaval: A New Exuberance”, Group Exhibition, Bill Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2015       “Ancestors: Origin & Return”, Group Exhibition, Bill Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2014       “Selections from the South’s Art Incubator” with Fine Arts Atelier, Group Exhibition, Bill Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA

AUCTIONS

2018     ART PAPERS 19th Annual Art Auction, Atlanta, GA

2017    National Black Arts Festival Gala, Live Auction, Atlanta, Georgia

American Heart Association, Atlanta Heart Ball Gala Auction, Atlanta, GA

Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation, Charity Golf Classic, Bahamas

2016     WonderRoot, Imaginary Million Art Auction, Atlanta, GA

Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation, Charity Golf Classic, “Closest to the Hole” Prize, Las Vegas, NV

National Black Arts Festival Gala, Live Auction, Atlanta, GA

American Heart Association, Atlanta Heart Ball Gala Auction, Atlanta, GA

2015      Georgia Center for Child Advocacy, Works of Heart Gala Auction, Atlanta, GA

American Heart Association, Atlanta Heart Ball Gala Auction, Atlanta, GA

2014       National Black Arts Festival Gala, Silent Auction, Atlanta, GA

                Art for Action – Supporting Art on the Atlanta Beltline, Live Auction, Atlanta, GA

HONORS

2019    “100 Artists of the Future”, Contemporary Art Curator Magazine, London, England

2017       Art Over Dinner, Featured Artist Speaker, Art Farm at Serenbe, Chattahoochee Hills, GA

               Tyler Perry’s “If Loving You Is Wrong”, TV Show on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network; Atlanta, GA (2014-2017)

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

2018     Dashboard, Arts at Oakland, “Golden Hour”, Installation, Atlanta, GA

2015     Legendary Events, Flourish Event Venue, Atlanta, GA – (3) 108 x 144in (274 x 366cm) paintings

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

44th U.S. President Barack Obama

Tyler Perry

Martin Luther King, Jr. Natatorium Center, Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County Arts & Culture, Permanent Collection, Atlanta, Georgia

AFFILIATIONS

2018    The Fine Art Associates, Honolulu, Hawaii

Velvenoir, Salzburg, Austria

2016    RH Contemporary Art (Restoration Hardware, USA), Corte Madera, California

BOOKS AND PRESS

VoyageATL, “Conversations with the Inspiring Khalilah Birdsong,” August 28, 2018

100 Artists of the Future. Volume I. Selected Artist, London, England: Contemporary Art Curator Magazine, 2019

Modern Luxury Interiors Atlanta, “Art of It All”, July 23, 2018

Conway, Tony.  Tony Conway Legendary Events, Volume I.  Inside front/back cover, 2018

Polly Magazine, Featured story, December 2017

ArtsATL, Story Feature, “A Conversation with Khalilah Birdsong About Intuition and Abstraction,” October 17, 2017

Polly Magazine, Featured story, July 2017

NPR, “All Things Considered”, Georgia Public Broadcasting, “Atlanta Artists in Their Own Words”, February 2, 2017

Studio Visit Magazine, Juried Competition, Winter 2016-2017 edition

CityBeat Cincinnati, Review of Solo Exhibition, Amalgamation, January 11, 2017

Polly Magazine, Featured story, November 2016

Southern Seasons Magazine, Cover Story Feature, May 2016

David, Michael. Fine Arts Atelier Volume II, Atlanta, Georgia: Bill Lowe Gallery, 2014

Jezebel Magazine, Artist Profile, “Art for Action”; July 24, 2014

DIGITAL MEDIA

Loupe Art on Apple TV, Android, Amazon Fire, 2015-2018

EDUCATION

Apprentice to painter, Michael David, Brooklyn, New York and Atlanta, Georgia, 2014-2015

Bachelor of Business Administration, International Business, Minor French, Howard University, Washington D.C., 2001

French Civilization and Culture, Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV), Paris, France, 1999