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Shervone Neckles



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YOU WILL KNOW ME: Migration Stories
 19th January 2020 - 10th February 2020
 

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Biography

 

Shervone Neckles is an interdisciplinary artist, educator, and community worker. Neckles' draws inspiration
from the duality and transitional nature of her Afro-Grenadian, American identity. Her work
embraces collage, alternative printmaking techniques, book arts, sculpture and social investigations.
She has participated in residencies as diverse as the Youlou Arts Foundation in St. Vincent and the
Grenadines, WI; Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, FL; The Elizabeth Foundation's SHIFT Program,
NY; The Center for Book Arts, NY; The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, ME among
many other residency programs. Previous awards include grants from The Queens Council on the
Arts, Foundation of Contemporary Art, Puffin Foundation, Joan Mitchell Foundation, and fellowships
from Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop and Manhattan Graphic Center. Her award-winning
work has been shown worldwide in both group and solo exhibitions and featured in the 2019 Venice
Biennale's Grenada Pavilion. Her practice also includes curatorial projects; Amplify Action: Sustainability
through the Arts with Pratt Center for Community Development and Bedford-Stuyvesant
Restoration Corporation in Brooklyn, NY; and From Taboo to Icon: Africanist Turnabout at the Ice
Box Galley in Philadelphia, PA. Neckles’ has earned an MA from Teacher’s College, Columbia University,
MFA from Queens College and BFA from The College of New Rochelle. Neckles’ currently
lives with her partner and son in Queens, New York.

Shervone Neckles is an interdisciplinary artist, educator, and community worker. Neckles' draws inspirationfrom the duality and transitional nature of her Afro-Grenadian, American identity. Her workembraces collage, alternative printmaking techniques, book arts, sculpture and social investigations.She has participated in residencies as diverse as the Youlou Arts Foundation in St. Vincent and theGrenadines, WI; Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, FL; The Elizabeth Foundation's SHIFT Program,NY; The Center for Book Arts, NY; The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, ME amongmany other residency programs. Previous awards include grants from The Queens Council on theArts, Foundation of Contemporary Art, Puffin Foundation, Joan Mitchell Foundation, and fellowshipsfrom Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop and Manhattan Graphic Center. Her award-winningwork has been shown worldwide in both group and solo exhibitions and featured in the 2019 VeniceBiennale's Grenada Pavilion. Her practice also includes curatorial projects; Amplify Action: Sustainabilitythrough the Arts with Pratt Center for Community Development and Bedford-StuyvesantRestoration Corporation in Brooklyn, NY; and From Taboo to Icon: Africanist Turnabout at the IceBox Galley in Philadelphia, PA. Neckles’ has earned an MA from Teacher’s College, Columbia University,MFA from Queens College and BFA from The College of New Rochelle. Neckles’ currentlylives with her partner and son in Queens, New York.

 



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