Kameelah Janan Rasheed is a learner from East Palo Alto, CA. They live and work between Berlin, Johannesburg, and Brooklyn.


Kameelah Janan Rasheed is a learner from East Palo Alto, CA. They live and work between Berlin, Johannesburg, and Brooklyn.

[Group]: Urbane Künste Ruhr (Bochum, DE)
Ruhr Ding: Schlaf
May 5 – June 24, 2023
Art in public spaces across the Ruhr area in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Essen, Witten and Gelsenkirchen-Erle
Curators: Brita Peters and Alisha Raissa Danscher
[Group]: Fotografiska New York (New York, NY)
Listen Until You Hear For: Freedoms x Fotografiska New York
May 5 - October 22, 2023
[Group]: Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) (Scottsdale, AZ)
Language in Times of Miscommunication
March 4 - August 27, 2023  
Curator: Lauren O’Connell
[Artist Book]: i am not done yet (Mousse Publishing) This artist book is published on the occasion of Kameelah Janan Rasheed’s first ever institutional exhibition in Germany at Kunstverein Hannover in 2022. Edited by Kunstverein Hannover and texts by Sergey Harutoonian, Kathleen Rahn, Kameelah Janan Rasheed, Legacy Russell
[Interview]: _____ With Letters: A Conversation with Kameelah Janan Rasheed
Paul Benzon in conversation with Kameelah Janan Rasheed
ASAP/Journal - Johns Hopkins University Press
Volume 7, Number 2, May 2022
Teaching and Learning
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
Teaching as Social Practice (FA-301)
January 2021-present

[Solo]: KW Institute for Contemporary Art (Berlin, DE)
Schering Stiftung Award for Artistic Research 2022: Kameelah Janan Rasheed
14 September 2023 – 7 January 2024
Curator: Sofie Krogh Christensen | Curatorial Assistant: Linda Franken
[Group]: FORMAT Festival (Bentonville, AR)
September 22 - 24, 2023
[Artist Book]: KW Institute for Contemporary Art and Schering Stiftung (Berlin, DE)
Public Programs
Creative Time (New York, NY)
Moving Chains: Toward Abolition
Abolition and the Law Panelists: American Artist, Albert Fox Cahn, and Kameelah Janan Rasheed, moderated by Che Gossett

May 20, 2023; 11 am - 1 pm
Protocinema (New York, NY)
Art, Ancestors, Ghosts, & The Dead A Day Of Conversations and a Screening
June 3, 2023, from 2 pm - 6 pm
Getty Center (Los Angeles, CA)
Xerox Art Workshop
June 10, 2023, from 12 pm - 4 pm
Orange Tangent Study Relaunch
May 2, 2023
Kameelah Janan Rasheed Studio Site Relaunch
May 10, 2023

Public Programming
International Center for Photography (New York, NY)
ICP Talks: Elliott Jerome Brown Jr.
April 18, 2023

Cooper Union (New York, NY)
Workshop on Generative Art, Architecture, and Engineering Collaboration

April 22, 2023; 1:00 - 6:00 pm
Teaching and Learning
[Instructor]: School for Poetic Computation
Teaching and Learning as “Primitive Hypertext”
March-April 2023
[Visiting Critic]: Yale School of Art
MFA Sculpture
September 2022-present

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