Sadie Barnette

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Born 1984, Oakland, CA
MFA, University of California, San Diego, CA, 2012
BFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA, 2006
Lives and works in Oakland, CA

 

Solo Exhibitions

2021
Two-site exhibition: Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College and Pitzer College Art Galleries, Pitzer College, Pomona, CA

2020
More Alive, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Gentle People, Jessica Silverman, Art Basel OVR (online)

2019
The New Eagle Creek Saloon, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
The New Eagle Creek Saloon, The Lab, San Francisco, CA
PHONE HOME, Museum of the African Diaspora, San Francisco, CA

2018
Black Sky
, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Dear 1968,…, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA

2017
Dear 1968,…, Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery, Haverford College, Pennsylvania
Compland, Fort Gansevoort, New York, NY
Dear 1968,…, Manetti Shrem Museum, University of California at Davis
Do Not Destroy, Baxter St at CCNY, New York, NY

2016
FROM HERE, Jenkins-Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Superfecta, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013
Composed and Performed, Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012
Everything, All The Time, Always, Double Break Gallery, San Diego, CA

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2021
Staying Power, Monument Lab, Philadelphia, PA
Angela Davis: Seize The Time, Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, NJ

2020
One Million Roses for Angela Davis, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Albertineum Dresden, Germany
Barring Freedom, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
Collective Constellation: Selections from The Eileen Harris Norton Collection, Art + Practice, Los Angeles, CA

Young, Gifted and Black: The Lumpkin-Boccuzzi Family Collection of Contemporary Art, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY

2019
In Plain Sight, Henry Art Center, Seattle, WA
Contextual Proportions, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
To Reflect Us, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Presence, Fullerton College Art Gallery, Fullerton, CA
California Artists in the Marciano Collection, Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles, CA
Young, Gifted, and Black: The Lumpkin-Boccuzzi Family Collection, Concordia College, New York, NY
Solidarity Struggle Victory, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
Plumb Line: Charles White and the Contemporary, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Gold Standard, Evergold [Projects], San Francisco, CA
Lost and Found in America, Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa, FL

2018
A Recounting: Data, Disinformation & Black Experience, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Redacted: Art for Human Rights, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, CA
Bay Area Now 8, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
Pussy, King of The Pirates, Maccarone Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Emory Douglas: Bold Visual Language, LACE, Los Angeles, CA
Rise Up! Social Justice in Art from the Collection of J. Michael Bewley, San Jose Museum of Art, CA
Way Bay 2, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, CA
Reclamation! Pan-African Works from the Beth Rudin DeWoody Collection, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA
All Power: Visual Legacies of the Black Panther Party, Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA
Manifesto: A Moderate Proposal, Pitzer College Art Galleries, CA
Black is a Color, Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2017
Sonic Rebellion: Music as Resistance, MOCAD, Detroit, MI
Evidentiary Realism, NOME Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Black is a Color, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Face to Face: Los Angeles Collects Portraiture, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Over The Rainbow, Praz-Delavallade, Los Angeles, CA
Museum of Capitalism, Oakland, CA
Excerpt, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
A New Look, Monique Meloche, Chicago, IL
Now More Than Always, Gildar Gallery, Denver, CO
March Madness, Fort Gansevoort, New York NY
A Mere Sum of Parts, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles CA
Humanity Today, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2016
All Power to the People: Black Panthers at 50, Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA
Taking Place: Selections from the Permanent Collection, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA
March Madness, Fort Gansevoort, New York, NY
Life During Wartime, Diane Rosentein Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
After Pop Life, curated by Glen Helfand, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA
Southland, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015
Young, Gifted and Black, curated by Hank Willis Thomas, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
Everything, Everyday, Artist in Residence exhibition, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
That’s On Me, curated by Lauren Halsey, Paris Blues, New York, NY
American Survey Pt. 1, Papillion, Los Angeles, CA
Incognito 2015, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
The Silence of Ordinary Things, The Mistake Room, Los Angeles, CA

2014
At Sixes and Sevens, Pieter, Los Angeles, CA
Incognito, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
5 Year Anniversary, Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2013
Present Tense Future Perfect, curated by Teka Selman, Carol Jazzar Gallery, Miami, FL
Connection, Reflection, curated by Nikki Pressley, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Art Intersections, Smithsonian Asian-Latino “pop-up” museum, Washington DC
The Matter at Hand, Dagny + Barstow, New York, NY

2012
FORE, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
Sueños Libres, West Coast Soñazos, Self Help Graphics, East Los Angeles, CA


Grants and Fellowships

2020
Herb Alpert/Ucross Residency Prize

2019
Headlands Center for the Arts, Marin Headlands, CA, Artist in Residence
SECA Award Finalist

2018
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
The Carmago Foundation, Cassis, France, Artist in Residence

2017
Artadia Grant, San Francisco awardee
Art Matters Grant awardee

2016
Artist in Residence, The Hermitage, Englewood, FL

2015
Artist in Residence, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY

2012
Vermont Studio Center residency fellowship, Johnson, VT

 

Selected bibliography

2020
Drew, Kimberly and Wortham, Jenna (ed.). Black Futures. Penguin Random House, 2020.
Sargent, Antwaun (ed.). Young, Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists. Distributed Art Publishers, 2020.
“Angela Davis — Seize the Time,” Zimmerli Art Museum (Online), November, 2020.

 

Selected Collections

Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA
Blanton Museum of Art at UT Austin, TX
Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY
California African American Museum (CAAM), Los Angeles, CA
Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College, Winter Park, FL
Haverford College, Haverford, PA
JP Morgan Chase Collection
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Los Angeles, CA
Marciano Foundation, Los Angeles, CA
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA
Pérez Art Museum Miami, Miami, FL
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY