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CHERYL BENTLEY

www.cherylbentley.com                                                                               cherylsusannebentley@gmail.com

510.410.3960

 

SOLO & TWO PERSON SHOWS

2016

COBRA DESTORYER, Central Park, Los Angeles, CA

2015

Cheryl Bentley I Mark Starling, Junior Projects, New York, NY

Cheryl Bentley & Don Edler, Casa Blanca Presents, Johnson, VT

2013

Light House/510-410-3960, 80 WSE, New York, NY

2012

Praise, Praise, Praise, S.H.E.D. Projects, Oakland, CA

Dancing is Painting, Accident and Artifact, San Francisco, CA

2008

The Book and The Bird, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

Nice Car and a Healthy Love Life, Heima, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland

Tropical Flowers in a Black River, XXXXX, Iceland

2016

Figure as Form, LTD Gallery, Hollywood, CA

Pushing Paper, Junior Projects, New York, NY

2014

I Like Fluorescent Light, I Love the Sun, 80 WSE, New York, NY

2013

Glow, storefront exhibition, Catskill, NY

1st Year MFA Exhibition, Rosenberg Gallery, New York, NY

 

2010

Midnight Snacks, traveling exhibition, Chicago, IL

A Salon, The Foundry, Berkeley, CA

Foundry Night I, The Foundry, Berkeley, CA

2009

Every Name You Could Think Of, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

Multi-Occulti, 4707, Oakland, CA

2008

The Neutral, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

ART SHOW, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

 

AWARDS

2015

Vermont Studio Center Artistic Scholarship, Johnson, NY

Rema-Hort Foundation Nominee, New York, NY

2014

Student Excellence Award, New York University

Studio Grant, New York University

2012-2013

New York University Directors Scholarship, New York University

2008-2009

Art Practice Honors Nominee & Recipient, University of California, Berkeley

2006-2009

Academic Scholarship, University of California, Berkeley

 

RESIDENCIES

2017              HEIMA, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland

2015              Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

 

PUBLICATIONS

2014

That’s How, poem by Cheryl Bentley, The Denver Quarterly

NYU MFA 14, essay by Jennifer Krasinski, (exhibition catalog) New York University

 

BROADCAST (FM)

2017

Seyðisfjörður Community Radio, a broadcast of me reading of “A Lover’s Discourse”, by Roland Barthes in its entirety

Seyðisfjörður Community Radio, “Good Morning Instructions: Embodiment”

 

LECTURES

2017     Resident Artist Lecture and Presentation, HEIMA, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland

2015     Resident Artist Lecture and Presentation, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2014     Thesis Presentation Lecture, New York University, New York, NY

2013     Disintegration and Creation, New York University, New York, NY

2012     What Connects, New York University, New York, NY

EDUCATION

2014

Master of Fine Arts, Studio Art, New York University, New York, NY

2009

Bachelor of Arts, Art Practice, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA