EDUCATION

Pratt Institute - Student 2021
Master of Fine Arts
New York, NY.

Marshall University
Master of Arts
Huntington, WV.

University of Louisiana
Bachelor of Arts
Monroe, La.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

April 1 to April 20, 2019
"BIG & BLACK in BKLYN"
Phils, New York, N.Y.

Sept. 4, 2018 to Sept. 22, 2018
"BIG BLACK ̶C̶O̶C̶K̶ CANVAS: SIZE matters – in ART!"
NoHo M55 Gallery, New York, N.Y.

Sept. 16, 2017 to Oct. 20, 2017
"Monodramatic"
Midoma Gallery, New York, N.Y.

Oct. 11, 2016 to Feb. 1, 2017
"Black on White"
Silver Spurs, New York, N.Y.

Nov 5, 2016  to Dec. 1, 2017
"Black on White"
Producers' Club Theaters & Bar, New York, N.Y.

Nov. 15, 2016 to Nov. 21, 2016
"Black on White"
Ouchi Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Oct. 10, 2016 to Oct. 24, 2016
"Black on White"
Cones, New York, N.Y.

March 11, 2011
"2nd Friday ArtStroll at Castleberry Hill in Atlanta"
The Ice Cream Loft located on 322 Peter Street No. 2. Atlanta, Ga.

Feb. 1, 2006 - Feb. 26, 2006
"Smeared" 
Warehouse, Washington, D.C.

Jan. 25, 2005 - Feb. 28, 2005
The "Black Show"
Skewers, Washington, D.C.

August 2004
The "Black Show"
The Apex, Atlanta, Ga.

February 2004
The "Black Show"
Brenau University, Atlanta, Ga.

May - June 1990
Fayette County Library
Fayette County, Ga.

February - March 1989
Fayette County Junior High School Library
Fayette County, Ga.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

March 13 to March 15, 2019
"Collage show"
Con Artist, New York, N.Y.

Feb. 22, 2019 to Feb. 24, 2019
"Postcards from the edge"
Bortolami Gallery, New York, N.Y.

Dec. 18, 2018 to Jan. 5, 2019
"Members’ Exhibition"
NoHo M55 Gallery, New York, N.Y.

Aug. 31, 2018
"Black Art Matters"
17 Frost Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y.

July 31, 2018 to Aug. 11, 2018
"Rise"
NoHo M55 Gallery, New York, N.Y.

Oct. 19, 2017 to Oct. 20, 2017 
"Juried Group Show - Different Expectations"
SoHo, N.Y.

Aug. 1, 2016 to Dec. 31, 2017
"Group Show"
Savoy, Brooklyn, N.Y.

June 27, 2017 to July 29, 2017
"Artist -Run"
NoHo M55 Gallery, New York, N.Y.

Sept. 2, 2016 to Sept. 11, 2016
"Group Show"
Ouchi Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y.

March 1, 2014 to March 22, 2014
"Group Show"
Discover Contemporary Art, Brussels, Belgium

February 10, 2011
"Gallery Crawl"
UPSTAIRS and Big Room, Monroe, La.

July 24, 2008 - July 20, 2008
"Heaven and Hell"
The Gallery, Melbourne, Fla. 

July 6, 2008 - July 20, 2008
"White show"
Imago Fine Art & Fine Wine, Melbourne, Fla. 

June 6, 2008 - July 5, 2008
"Dream"
Imago Fine Art & Fine Wine, Melbourne, Fla. 

July 28, 2007 - Sept. 1, 2007
"Summer of Love"
Imago Fine Art & Fine Wine, Melbourne, Fla. 

Sept. 29, 2006 - Oct. 30, 2006
"Fall Harvest Exhibition"
Gallery 5/Eastern Market, Washington, D.C. 

Sept. 8, 2005 - Oct. 2, 2005
"Where is the peace?"
Warehouse, Washington, D.C.

Nov. 12, 2004 - Dec. 05, 2004
Artomatic 2004
Washington, D.C.
Awarded Seventh Place on collector Philip Barlow's "Pick List" 

May 21, 2004 - June 15, 2004
Art Romp 16
Warehouse, Washington, D.C. 

February 2000
Consignment 
Gallery 2000, Washington, D.C. 

Jan. 12, 1990
"One Night Stand"
New Visions Gallery
Atlanta, Ga.

March 1989 - 1991
Participant in the Old Court House Art Show
Fayetteville, Ga.

Oct. 29 - 30 1988
Art in the park
Little Five Points, Atlanta, Ga.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

May 2019 to Present. Visual Aids. Public Relations Manager. Worked to identify, design strategies, promote the organization, distribute press kits and handle crisis situations.

2019 to Present - Lead Curator, Phils, Brooklyn NY.

2018 to present - Lead Curator, Sepela-Harlem Global Festival, Dusseldorf Germany.

June 2019 - Co-Curator “Pride Month Art Exhibit” - One Art Space, NY.

GALLERY COLLECTIONS

2005 "Untitled Orange and Black" 
Warehouse, Washington, D.C. 
Acrylic on canvas 15' X 15'

PUBLIC ART

2014 "Untitled"
Terhulpsesteenweg
268 Chaussée de la Hulpe Bruxelles 1170 
Watermael-Boitsfort, Belgium
Acrylic on canvas - Two 40' x 40'

1994 "Hollows Eve"
Sandy Creek High School
Tyrone, Ga.
Acrylic on canvas 30' X 40'

BIBLIOGRAPHY

AM New York. "Advert," November, 2017.

Art Cards. "Rob Redding "BIG BLACK C*?k CANVAS: SIZE matters". Retrieved from http://artcards.cc/newyork/show/75618-BIG-BLACK-Ck-CANVAS-SIZE-matters-Noho-M55-Gallery

Art in America. 2017 Guide: Museums, Galleries, Artists. p 161. August 2017. Retrieved from http://www.reddingnewsreview.com/smearsite/Articles/ArtinAmeria.pdf

Art News. "Advert." September 2017.

Art Slant.  BBC- SIZE matters - in ART! - exhibitions & events | ArtSlant. September 2018. Retrieved from https://www.artslant.com/ny/events/show/476277-bbc--size-matters---in-art?tab=EVENT

Black Star News. "BIG BLACK ̶C̶O̶C̶K̶ CANVAS: SIZE matters – in ART!" August 14, 2018. Retrieved from http://www.blackstarnews.com/entertainment/others/exhibition-big-black-̶c̶o̶c̶k̶-canvas-size-matters-in-art.html

Blee, John. The Georgetowner, "Review," October, 2006. Retrieved from http://www.reddingnewsreview.com/smearsite/Articles/Georgtowner.pdf

Blouin Art Info. “RISE 2018!” at Noho M55 Gallery", July, 27, 2018. Retrieved from http://reddingnewsreview.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/shot-20180809-11616-15swst4.jpeg

Chelsea Now. "Advert," November, 2017.

Express. "Advert," November, 2017.

Gay City. "Advert," November, 2017.

Larson, Per. "Found: One artist who lives art".," July 23, 2017. Retrieved from https://peronart.com/2017/07/22/found-one-artist-who-lives-art/

NY Art Beat. Rob Redding “BBC: SIZE matters - in ART!” September 6, 2018. Retrieved from http://www.nyartbeat.com/event/2018/9329

NY Art Beat. Rob Redding “Artist Run” - New York Art Beat. June 29, 2017, Retrieved from http://www.nyartbeat.com/event/2017/CF79

Redding, Rob. "Rise 2018", (exhibition catalogue and introduction). 2018.

Yost, Leon. "Artist - Run: Invitational Summer 2017," (exhibition catalogue). 2017.