Phoenix S Brown





b. 1997, Cincinnati, OH
Lives and works in Milwaukee, WI


Education


2019   Bachelor of Fine Arts, Art History Minor, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, Milwaukee, WI



Selected Solo // Two-Person Exhibitions


2021    Solo Exhibition, Art is Her, Trout Museum of Art, Appleton, WI


2018    Two-Person Exhibition, Gluon Gallery, Milwaukee, WI




Selected Group Exhibitions



2020    Bridge Work, Allen Priebe Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Oshkosh WI


         40th Annual SECURA Fine Arts Exhibition, Trout Museum of Art, Appleton, WI


         2020 Emerging Artists Exhibition, Var Gallery, Milwaukee, WI


2019    GHOOST $HOW X, The Green Gallery West, Milwaukee WI


         Departure & Reflection, Var West Gallery, Milwaukee, WI


         2019 Juried Senior Exhibition, Layton Gallery, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, Milwaukee, WI


         Deeper Than My Shadow, Senior Thesis Exhibition, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, Milwaukee, WI


         46th Annual Juried Show, Union Art Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI


         2nd Midwest Open, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL


2018    Honeymoon Phase, Terrain Exhibitions, Yale Norfolk School of Art, Norfolk, CT


2017    Crosscurrents, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA



Selected Commissions


2020    Private Collector, facilitated by Trout Museum of Art, Appleton, WI


         Private Collector, Milwaukee, WI


         Private Collector, Milwaukee, WI


2019    Private Collector, Chicago, IL



Current Works on Loan


2019    Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, Milwaukee, WI


         University Club Tower, Milwaukee, WI



Honors // Awards


2020   Grant Finalist, Fellowship.art


        Abert Family Curatorial Fellowship, Milwaukee Art Museum


2019   Bridge Work 05, Plum Blossom Initiative, professional development program, Milwaukee, WI


2018   Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship, Yale University



Residencies


2021    Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH


2018    Yale Norfolk School of Art, Yale University, Norfolk, CT



Talks & Podcasts


2020    Podcast, Artists We Know, Episode #22


2019    Visiting Artist Lecture, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, Milwaukee, WI


         Artist Presentation, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI


         Artist Presentation, Union Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI


         Podcast, PG & Friends, Episode #5



Selected Bibliography


Corona, Yesenia. Naranja Zine. Nov. 2020. Print. Featured Artist


New American Paintings No. 149 Midwest. 2021. Print. Forthcoming


Fox Cities Magazine Sept. 2020. Print. Front Cover


Juarez, Frank. "Phoenix Brown." Artdose Magazine July 2020: 4. Print. Front Cover


McNulty, Ty. "UWM Art Show: Common Themes Were on Display." Media Milwaukee. 28 Apr. 2019. Web.


Murphy, Brendan. "Visual Art: Riverwest Gallery Sees the Future." Urban Milwaukee. 5 July 2019. Web.