Glendalys Medina portrait
Nationality American
Born b. 1979

Glendalys Medina

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A Nuyorican conceptual interdisciplinary visual artist who was born in Puerto Rico and raised in the Bronx. Recipient of a 2020 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, among other prestigious awards, she has exhibited in Italy, Spain and across the United States. Museum exhibitions include The Studio Museum in Harlem, El Museo del Barrio, Bronx Museum of Art, Pérez Art Museum, and the New Museum. Medina is currently a professor at SVA’s MFA Art Practice program and lives and works in New York.

Lot number
#14
Artwork
Artwork: White Alphabet H
Artist:
Glendalys Medina
Title and Year:
White Alphabet H | 2013
Auction Status

Bidding Ended

  • SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS

    2019
    The Shank, curated by Lia Gangitano
    Participant Inc., New York, NY

    2013
    On the Flip Side A
    Casita Maria Gallery, Bronx, NY

    2013
    Glendalys Medina
    Unosunove Gallery, Rome, Italy

     

    SELECT SCREENINGS & PERFORMANCES:

    2019
    Dear Me & The Shank LIVE
    Performa 19, New York, NY

    2017
    No Microphone
    The Kitchen, New York, NY

    2016
    No Total
    Artists Space Books and Talks,  NYC, NY

    BWA for BLM: Video Screening
    New Museum, New York, NY

    2013
    Region 0 The Latin Video Art Festival
    King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center At NYU, New York &
    The Museum of Contemporary Art, Vigo, Spain

    2012
    49th Festival of Nuova Consonanza
    The American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy

     

    SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

    2019
    NADA Miami
    Charles Moffett & ArtFare, Miami, FL

    I Come To This Place
    Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY

    2018
    NADA Miami
    EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, Miami, FL

    QUEENIE: Selected artworks by female artists from El Museo del Barrio’s Collection
    El Museo del Barrio at Hunter East Harlem Gallery, New York, NY

    Key Change
    Agency Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

    2017
    Spots, Dots, Pips and Tiles
    Pérez Art Museum, Miami, FL

    Disarming Geometries
    Dorsky Gallery, Queens, NY

    BEAT
    BronxArtSpace, Bronx, NY

    Harlem Postcard Summer 2017
    Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY

    2016
    Arte y Amor
    Taller Boricua, New York, NY

    Spots, Dots, Pips and Tiles
    Hunter East Harlem Gallery, New York, NY

    Mystique
    St. Joseph’s College, New York, NY

    SPRING/BREAK Art Show
    Ground Floor Gallery, New York, NY

    Bodies
    Perimeter Gallery, Belfast, Maine

    2015
    Untitled Art Fair
    Participant Inc., Miami, FL

    Cut N’ Mix: Contemporary Collage
    El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY

    BOGO
    Davidson Contemporary Gallery, New York, NY

    After AFROPOLITAN
    Weeksville Heritage Center, Brooklyn, NY

    2014
    Failing to Levitate
    Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY

    2013
    Dialogue
    Tambaran Gallery, New York, NY

    Lebenswelten
    Kulturhaus Karlshorst Gallery, Berlin, Germany

    Justice Blind
    Rush Corridor Gallery, New York, NY

    2012
    Bronx Lab: Style Wars
    Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY

    I Can Do That
    Variable Space, Chicago, IL

    2011
    Calling: The First AIM Biennial
    Wave Hill Public Garden and Cultural Center and the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY

    2010
    Do It Yourself
    The Damon Dash Gallery, New York, NY

    The Mothership Has Landed
    Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY

    2008
    Salad Days III
    Artists Space, New York, NY

  • EDUCATION

    2008
    Hunter College, New York, NY
    MFA

    2002
    Hunter College, New York, NY
    BFA

    2001
    Slade School of Fine Arts, London

  • 2020
    Grant recipient, Pollock-Krasner Foundation, New York, NY

    2019
    Fellowship, Jerome Hill Foundation, St. Paul, MN

    2017  
    Residency
    , Ace Hotel NYC AIR

    2016
    Fellowship, EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop Program Studio Immersion Project Fellowship, New York, NY

    2014
    Residency, Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY

    2013
    Rome Prize Winner in Visual Arts, The American Academy in Rome, Italy

    2012
    Grant recipient, NYFA Fellowship in Interdisciplinary Arts, New York, NY

    2010
    Residency, Bronx Museum of Art, AIM 30, New York