Mark Steven Greenfield

Mark Steven Greenfield

Works

Biography

Born 1951  Los Angeles, California

Education

 

1987  M.F.A. (Painting and Drawing) CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AT LOS ANGELES

1973  B.A. Art (Education) CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AT LONG BEACH

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018 “Love and Loathing”, California State University , Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

2018  “Spirits, Ghosts and other Distractions”, California State University Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA   2017  “Mantras and Musings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA   2015 The Egun Squad”, Offramp Gallery, Pasadena, CA 2014 “Lookin Back in Front of Me: Selected works of Mark Steven Greenfield,” 1974-2014, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA 2013  “Animalicious” , Offramp Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2011  “Doo Dahz”, Offramp Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2011  “Blackatcha…once again”,  ISI Arti Associate, Naples, Italy

2009  “Othello’s Ghost”, Offramp Gallery, Pasadena , CA

2008  “Mammygraphs” , Wignall Museum , Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

2008  “Incognegro” , Sweeney Art Gallery, University of California, Riverside, CA

2007  “Incognegro” , 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA

2004  “Post Minstrel”, Steve Turner Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

2000  “Blackatcha”, Reginald Ingraham Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2000  “Iconography”, Mt. San Jacinto College, San Jacinto, CA

1998  “Spirit House”, Project Row Houses, Houston, TX

1997  “Iconography: The Banner Series”,Los Angeles Southwest College, Los Angeles, CA

1987  “Crenshaw Conciousness” ,California State University Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

1986  “Crenshaw Consciousness”, William Grant Still Art Center, Los Angeles, C

 

Selected Group Exhibits

 

2020 “Examining Identity Construction”, MW Gallery, Flint, MI  2020 “Verbis Artis”, Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA   2020 “Graphic Subversion”, California State University, Northridge, Los Angeles, CA 2019 “Celebrating a Cultural Heritage: Selections From the Mott Warsh Collection, Lansing Community College, Lansing, MI   2019  “Personal Truth”, El Camino College, Torrance, CA

2018  “Four Million Angels”, Annenberg Community Beach House, Santa Monica, CA

2018  “Visions of Elysium”, Inland Empire Museum of Art, Upland, CA

2018  “Conjurations: Varieties of Abstract Experience”, Coagula Curatorial, Los Angeles, CA

2017  “Legacies” California State University, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

2017  “In Pursuit of Beauty”, 3331 Arts and Imagine Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2017  “Made In Cotton” California State University, Dominguez Hill, Carson, Ca

2017  “Dimensions of Black”, Manetti Shrem Museum, University of California Davis, Davis CA

2017  “One Year: The Art of Politics in LA”, Brand Library Art Center, Glendale, CA

2016  “Made In Cotton” LA Artcore, Los Angeles, CA

2016  “Farewell Eden”, Sturt Haaga Gallery, La Canada, CA

2016  “Recharging the Image, Selections from the Mott-Warsh Collection, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ

2015  “Los Angeles Art Now”: The Culturally Diverse Spirit of the City”, IBox Gallery, Chengdu, Peoples Republic of China

2015  “Los Angeles Art Now: The Culturally Diverse Spirit of the City”,Blue Roof Museum, Chengdu, Peoples Republic of China

2014  “Recent Works by Quentin Bemiller, Anita Bunn and Mark Steven Greenfield, Offramp Gallery, Pasadena,CA

2014  “Visual Exchanges” , Korean American Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA

2014  “The Armory Show, (with Ricco Maresca Gallery) New York, NY

2013  “EXPO Chicago (with Ricco Maresca Gallery), Chicago, Il

2013  “One Shot: [Spaces], The Loft at Liz’s, Los Angeles, CA

2012  “Go Tell It On the Mountain”, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2012  “Sea of Exchange, Ireland-Los Angeles”, L.A. Print Space, West Hollywood, CA

2012  “International Exchange Exhibition Korea-USA”, Gang Dong Art Center, Seoul, Korea

2012  “COLA Individual Artist Fellowship Exhibition”, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011   “Los Angeles Artist Laboratory Fellowship Exhibition”,  Plaza de la Raza, Los Angeles, CA

2010  “Places of Validation, Art and Progression”, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2010  “Testimonies  Two”, Avenue 50 Studio, Los Angeles, CA

2010  “inscription”, Cerritos College Art Gallery, Cerritos College, Norwalk, CA

2010  “Social/Political Content”, Jose Drudis-Biada Gallery, Mt. St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA

2010  “Latitude 34-40”,  ART 1307, Villa di Donato, Naples, Italy

2010  4th Thai-USA Exchange Art Exhibition, Chiang Mai Art Museum, Chiang Mai, Thailand

2009  4th Thai-USA Exchange Art Exhibition, Thailand Cultural Center, Bangkok, Thailand

2009  “Small Works”, Offramp Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2007  “Distinctly Los Angeles: An African American Perspective, M.Hanks Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2007  “West / Southwest”, 516 Arts, Albuquerque,NM

2006  “Blacks In and Out of the Box”, California African American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2006  “Impressions”, El Camino College Art Gallery, El Camino College, Torrance, CA

2005  “Alterations”, Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

2004  Marks, Scratches and Doodles, Beckstrand Gallery, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes,CA

2004  “Confessions” , Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

2004  “Surface Tension”, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA

2004  “Whiteness: A Wayward Construction”,  University of Virginia Museum, Charlottesville, VA

2004  “Fade”, Luckman Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles,CA

2004  “Broad Territories”, University of California Riverside , California  Museum of Photography, Riverside CA

2004  “Identification” ,Highways Gallery, Santa Monica,CA

2004  “Only Skin Deep”, International Center  for Photography, New York,NY

2003  “Whiteness:  A Wayward Construction”, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA

2003  “Redux”, Luckman Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2002  “Color, Culture and Complexity”, Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA

2002  “Sketches and Gestures”, Mullin Gallery, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

2002  “In Pursuit Of Peace” ,18th Street Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2002  “History and Mystery”, Steve Turner Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

2002  “Storefront Live” ,Korean American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2001  “Blackface/Whiteface” ,LewAllen Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM

2001  “Represent” ,Kellogg Art Gallery, Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, CA

2001  “Banned & Barred”, BC Space Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

2001  “Bridging Time”, L. A. Artcore Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2001  “Politically Incorrect” ,Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA

2001  “Skin/Veneer”, Angels Gate Cultural Center Gallery, San Pedro, CA

2001  “Capital Art”, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2000  “Charm Offensive”, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA

2000  “Looking Forward, Looking Black” ,Tufts University Gallery, Medford, MA

2000  “Dae Jon – LA Contemporary Art Exhibition” ,Woo Yeon Gallery, Dae Jon, South Korea

1999  “Do You See What I See”, Articulture Gallery, Hermosa Beach, CA

1998  Kings Art Center, Hanford, CA

1997  Luckman Fine Arts Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1997  “Crosses, Crossroads & Crucifixes”, Gallery Lakaye, Los Angeles, CA

1996  “Affirming A Visual Heritage” ,California African-American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

1996  “Reflections” ,City of Brea Gallery, Brea, CA

1995  “Faces” ,South Bay Contemporary Museum, Torrance, CA

1995  “Collaborations”, Black Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1995  “Death’s Domain”, The New Gallery, Santa Monica,CA

1995  Museum of African American Art, Los Angeles, CA

1994  “Tribute to Maya Angelou” ,National Arts Club, New York, New York

1994  Jose Drudis-Biada Gallery, Mt. St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA

1993  “Fusion 93” ,Pauline Hirsch Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1992  Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

1991  “Tribute to Carter Woodson”,California State University Dominguez Hills,Carson,CA

1991  “Art Central” ,Da Vinci Gallery, Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles, CA

1990  M. Hanks Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1990  Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

1990  Hyde Gallery, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA

1988  Palos Verdes Art Center, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

1986  L.A. Artcore Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1984  “L..A..Weave” ,Oranges & Sardines Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1982  Biola University, La Mirada, CA

1982  Kellogg Art Gallery, Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, CA

1979  Collectors Choice Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

1978  Fowler-Mills Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1978  Brockman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1977  California State University Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

1977  “1st Annual Southwest African American Art Exhibition” ,Bishop College, Dallas, TX

1977  “California Black Artists,” Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY

Critical Texts

Mistaken Identities: What We Miss In Our Quest for the Next – Mark Steven Greenfield at the California African American Museum di Ezrha Jean Black ·
pubblicato su Artillery Magazine July 2015 Los Angeles

Mark Steven Greenfield di Cynthia Penna
pubblicato su Testo in mostra: “Latitude 34 – 40: il secondo atto”

Video

Mark Steven Greenfield: Othello’s Ghost alla Offramp Gallery 

Viaggio attraverso le opere di Mark Steven Greenfield alla mostra “Othello’s Ghost” presso la Galleria Offramp di Pasadena, California dal 12 al 23 Agosto 2009.

Press room