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Rakeem Cunningham

rakeemc@gmail.com

Solo Exhibitions

2017   

White Artists Don’t Have to Make Work About Racial Identity, Littman + White Galleries, Portland ,OR

2017     

Our Body’s Matter, LA LGBT Center Advocate & Gochis Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

Group Exhibitions 

2018

Whew Chile the Ghetto, TAG Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2018

In This Together: Embracing Diversity, Castelli Art Space, Los Angeles, CA

2018

Queer Art Show, Southbay LGBT Center, Torrance, CA

2017

Trans Professionals Champions Traveling Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA

2014

Holographic UCLA Senior Exhibition, UCLA New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2014

UCLA Undergraduate Exhibition, UCLA New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013

UCLA Undergraduate Exhibition, UCLA New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Publications

2018

‘Whew Chile,’ Rakeem Cunningham Brought Ghetto to the Gallery, Out Magazine

2018

Whew Chile the Ghetto Feature, Beverly Press

2018

Whew Chile the Ghetto, An Immersive Experience at TAG Gallery, Review, Diversions LA

2018

yngspc Whew Chile the Ghetto Feature / Interview, yngspc, Los Angeles, CA

2018

Curate LA Whew Chile the Ghetto Feature, Curate LA Los Angeles, CA

2018

Grindr Whew Chile the Ghetto Feature, Grindr Los Angeles, CA

Special Projects

2018    LA Open Exhibition, Lead Curator, TAG Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2017    Betty Sheinbaum, An Artist, Lead Curator, TAG Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Related Professional Experience

2015 - current Gallery Manager, TAG Gallery, Los Angeles CA

2014    Staff Photographer, Holly Auctions Auction House, Pasadena, CA