Kofi Kayiga

Title: Professor


Degrees: BFA, The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts/ Jamaica School of Art; M.Art R.C.A., Royal College of Art, London

Solo Exhibitions DeCordova Museum; Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska; Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, Nebraska; Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists, Boston; CASA Lamn, Mexico City; Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada; National Gallery of Jamaica; Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA; Virginia Museum of Fine Art, Richmond, VA; Milwaukee Art Museum; Cavin Morris Gallery, NY; Dallas Museum, Texas; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA; ICA, Boston; Museum of Fine Art, Boston; Museum of Uganda; Commonwealth Institute, London, England; Institute of Jamaica, Jamaica, West Indies;

Group Exhibitions White Chapel Gallery, London, England; Gallery Caprice, Berlin, Germany; Museum of the Americas, Washington, D.C.; Soft Box Studios (Selected)

Collections/Client Work National Bank of Jamaica; National Gallery of Jamaica; Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists; Cavin Morris Gallery, NY; College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA; Royal College of Art, London (Selected)

Publications The Garden Party - 40th Anniversary of Bank of Jamaica; Kindred Spirit - Kayiga and Winsom, Museum of the National Center of Afro American Artists; Painting in Boston 1950-2000, De Cordova Museum; Fifty Yes Fifty Artists 1950-2000, School of Visual Arts, Jamaica; Massachusetts Masters: African American Artists, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Black Art Ancestral Legacy, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX (Selected)

Awards/Grants Jamaican Government Graduate Scholarship Award; NEA Video Grant; NEFA, NEA Arts Fellowship; Heritage Program State Grant, MA; College of the Holy Cross Travel and Research Grant

Residencies Printmaking, Lafayette College; Artist-in residence,College of the Holy Cross; Artist-in residence, Northeastern University