ruby onyinyechi amanze

ruby onyinyechi amanze (b. 1982, Port-Harcourt, Nigeria) lives and works in Brooklyn, NY, USA. amanze earned her BFA from Tyler School of Art, Temple University and her MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art, Michigan, USA.  She was a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (2012-13) and was selected as a finalist for the Prix Canson Drawing Prize (2016).  Select solo exhibitions include The Armory Show Focus, Marian Ibrahim Gallery, Seattle, Washington, USA (2016); SALT WATER, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa (2015); and a story. in parts., Tiwani Contemporary, London, UK (2015). Select group exhibitions include The Ease of Fiction, Contemporary Art Museum, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA (2016); KIN, Hanger, Lisbon, Portugal (2016); Speaking Back, Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa (2015); Telling Truths/Speaking Secrets [November 2014], Bowling Green State University (2014); no one belongs here more than you, Centre for Contemporary Art, Lagos, Nigeria (2013); Waiting for the Queen, Dyker Gallery, Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY, USA (2012); Part II, Causeu Contemporary Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA (2011); Multiplicities of Syntax, Cora Stafford Gallery, University of North Texas, USA (2010); One Nights Stand, Main Line Art Centre, Haverford, Pennsylvania, USA (2009); Seams and Surfaces, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA (2007); All About Me, Open End Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA (2006).

Last updated: 20.02.2017