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Nationality American
Born b. 1992

Shabez Jamal

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Shabez Jamal’s interdisciplinary practice interrogates physical and historically imagined space by challenging the dominant narratives that define racial and sexual identity. Currently, he is a Mellon Community-Engaged Research Fellow at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA, where he’s pursuing his MFA. He holds a Bachelor of Liberal Studies, with an emphasis in Studio Art and Western Art History, from the University of Missouri St. Louis and an Associate of Fine Arts with an emphasis in Photography from St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley. He has received multiple residencies and exhibited widely.

Lot number
#2
Artwork
Artwork: Untitled (Album Study no. 13)
Artist:
Shabez Jamal
Title and Year:
Untitled (Album Study no. 13) | 2020
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Bidding Ended

  • SOLO EXHIBITIONS

    2019
    Chantillier Pop-Up
    Old No. 77 Arts Hotel, New Orleans, LA

    2018
    A Free Space Between Intersections
    Erica Popp Gallery, St. Louis, MO

    GROUP EXHIBITIONS

    2021
    In the City: Memories of Black Prescence
    Griot Museum of African American History, St. Louis, MO

    2020
    Art Is Revolution
    RYOT/Huffpost AR Virtual Exhibition

    That which brough you here, will take you out
    Pearl Conard Gallery at Ohio State, Mansfield, OH

    2019
    Art Is Labor
    Arcade Contemporary Arts Projects. St. Louis, MO

    Exposure 20: Safe Spaces
    UMSL Gallery 210, St. Louis, MO

    Art +Landscape STL
    GCAAD, Granite City, IL

    Winter Exhibition
    Angad Arts Hotel, St. Louis, MO

    2018
    Alumni Invitational
    STLCC Flo Valley Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

    Cry of Victory and Short Walks to Freedom
    projects+gallery, St. Louis, MO

    Urban Bridge
    UMSL Gallery 210, St. Louis, MO

    2016
    Varsity Art
    Art STL, St. Louis, MO.

    Best of Collegiate Photography
    Photographer’s Forum

    2015
    Vibez
    2720, St. Louis, MO

    Advanced Student Exhibition
    STLCC Flo Valley Contemporary Gallery, Ferguson, MO

  • Present
    Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
    MFA

    2019
    University of Missouri St. Louis, MO.
    BA

    2015
    St. Louis Community College – Florissant Valley, Ferguson, MO.
    AFA

  • 2019
    St. Louis Black Pride Excellence in Art
    Luminary Arts Future Funds Grant

    2016
    Art St. Louis Award of Excellence, Varsity Art
    St. Louis Community College Student Government Association Award of Excellence in Art