Alake Shilling

Alake Shilling

Born 1993, Los Angeles, CA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Education

2011-2012 BFA (pending), School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Bachelor of Fine Art
2013-2015 Los Angeles City College, Studio Art

Solo Exhibitions and Two Person Exhibitions

2018
Monsoon Lagoon, 356 Mission, Los Angeles, CA

2017
Myth Envy: Alake Shilling and Theresa Touma, No Place Gallery, Columbus,OH

2016
Alake Shilling, Maitland Foley, Los Angeles, CA

Group Exhibitions

2018
Fun House, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK
ALAC Art fair, Club Pro, Los Angeles, CA
Group Exhibition, BBQLA, Los Angeles, CA

2017
Group Exhibition, Club Pro, Los Angeles, CA
Group Exhibition, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, CA
Group Show, Unclebrother, Hancock, NY
MECA Art Fair, 356 Mission, San Juan, Puerto Rico

2015
Group Exhibition, Spectrum, BG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Scholarship Exhibition, Da Vinci Gallery, LACC, Los Angeles, CA
DTLA Art Walk, Los Angeles Theatre Center, Los Angeles, CA
Now Trending PVA, The Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA (juried art show)

2014
Pop-Up Gallery Show Online Vol.2, @internet-art.net

2012
“Art Bash” SAIC Columbus Dr. Building, Chicago, IL

2008
Animated Film Another Day in a Crazy World, Reeves Contemporary, New York, NY

Awards

2015 LACC Dynamic Scholarship, California, LA
2012 SAIC Presidential Merit Scholarship , Chicago, IL
2010 Scholastic Art Award – Silver Key Award, New York, NY
2010 Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award Grant, Landsdowne, VA
2009 Scholastic Art & Writing Award, Gold Key Award, New York, NY
2009 California Arts Scholar, Los Angeles, CA
2008 California Arts Scholar, Los Angeles, CA

Bibliography
Stromberg, Matt, Alake Shilling interviewed, Hyperallergic, 2018
Osberg, Annabel, “Alake Shilling”, Artillery Magazine, 2018
Milbrath, Claire, “Alake Shilling,” Editorial Magazine, August 17, Issue 17, 2017
Art scholarship show presents Dynamic Exhibit, Los Angeles Collegian, May 15, P6, 2015
“Conversation with Alake Shilling,” The Fine Print Magazine, December 15, 2015

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