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Kofi Kayiga

Kofi Kayiga
Title: 
Professor
Department: 
Office: 
Kennedy 509
Education: 
M.Art R.C.A., Royal College of Art, London; BFA, The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts/ Jamaica School of Ar
Professional Experience: 

Selected Exhibitions

Solo

  • 2013 -  Kofi Kayiga at 70, Multitudes Gallery, Miami, FL, USA
  • 2005 - Kayiga: SpiritHue, Bunker Hill Community College Art Gallery, Boston, MA, USA
  • 2000 - Riverside Gallery, St Ann, Trinidad
  • 1998, Of Spirit and Technology — 30-Year Retrospective, Kingdom Fine Arts, Boston, MA, USA
  • 1998, Mystical Images, Lafayette College, Black Culture Center, USA

Group

Residencies

  • Printmaking, Lafayette College
  • Artist-in residence, College of the Holy Cross
  • Artist-in residence, Northeastern University

Collections

  • National Bank of Jamaica
  • National Gallery of Jamaica
  • Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists
  • Cavin Morris Gallery, NY
  • College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
  • Royal College of Art, London (Selected)

Publications

  • The Garden Party - 40th Anniversary of Bank of Jamaica
  • Kindred Spirit - Kayiga and Winsom, Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists
  • Painting in Boston 1950-2000, De Cordova Museum
  • Fifty Yes Fifty Artists 1950-2000, School of Visual Arts, Jamaica
  • Massachusetts Masters: African American Artists, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Black Art Ancestral Legacy, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX (Selected)

Awards/Grants

  • Jamaican Government Graduate Scholarship Award
  • NEA Video Grant
  • NEFA, NEA Arts Fellowship
  • Heritage Program State Grant, MA
  • College of the Holy Cross Travel and Research Grant