MUZAE SESAY


b. 1989 Long Beach, California

Based in Oakland, California 

Muzae.art@gmail.com


Residencies

Facebook AIR - Menlo Park 2017


Solo Exhibitions

Domestic Dive - Pt.2 Gallery - Oakland 2018


Selected Group Exhibitions

Celebrating Contemporary Black Artists - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Artists Gallery - San Francisco 2019

Forever, A Moment - SOMArts - San Francisco 2019

Miami Winter Group Show - Pt.2 Gallery - Miami 2018

FISK and Friends - FISK Gallery - Portland 2018

Alicia McCarthy - V1 Gallery - Copenhagen 2018

Division of Labor - Minnesota Street Project - San Francisco 2018

Inscape/ Escape - Spaceship - New York 2018

House Plant - Swim Gallery - San Francisco 2018

Athen B. Gallery - Juxtapoz Clubhouse - Miami 2017

Paradigm Shift - Keane Eyes Gallery - San Francisco 2017

Call for Beauty - Root Division - San Francisco 2017

Confessions - Little Lodge Gallery - San Francisco 2017

Materialism - Layer Studios - Oakland 2017

Shakin’ Systems - SFSU Artist Gallery - San Francisco 2017

Lil’ Swim - Luggage Store Gallery - San Francisco 2017

Keh-Meel-E-Yun - Pro Arts -Oakland 2017

Winter Group Exhibition - Athen B. Gallery - Oakland 2016

6-Years at Incline Gallery - Incline Gallery - San Francisco 2016

Black Mail 2 - Space236 - San Francisco 2016

Four Years Later - Book and Job Gallery - San Francisco 2016

New Radius - Athen B Gallery - Oakland 2016

Obstacle - Merchants of Reality Gallery - San Francisco 2016

Swimmin’ in the Playground - Fifty24SF Gallery - San Francisco2016

Out with a Bang! - Book and Job Gallery - San Francisco 2015

Black Mail - Luggage Store Gallery - San Francisco 2015


Bibliography

"Muzae Sesay: Living One Life." Juxtapoz Magazine. Volume 208 Winter 2019. Pg.142-151.

"Muzae Sesay." ARTMazeMag. Issue 10, 2018. Pg.136-137.

“Downtown Oakland's Athen B. Gallery Reopens as Part 2." East Bay Express (Cover Story). March 7th, 2018, https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/downtown-oaklands-athen-b-gallery-reopens-as-part-2/Content?oid=13905077

"Muzae Sesay's Domestic Dive: The Inaugural Exhibition at Pt.2 Gallery in Oakland." Juxtapoz. March 10th, 2018, https://www.juxtapoz.com/news/painting/muzae-sesay-s-domestic-dive-the-inaugural-exhibition-at-pt-2-gallery-in-oakland/

“The Artistic Benefits of Forgetfulness.” Vice/ Broadly. March6th, 2018, https://broadly.vice.com/en_us/article/evmwzp/rewina-beshue-muzae-sesay-artistic-benefits-of-forgetfulness

“Episode 28: Muzae Sesay.” The(art)scene. March 15th, 2018, http://www.artscenepc.com/episode-28-muzae-sesay/

“Episode 70” Kunstcapades. February 10th, 2018, https://soundcloud.com/kunstcapades/kc-episode-70

"Muzae Sesay: Thought Based on Theories." Juxatpoz. October 24th, 2017, https://www.juxtapoz.com/news/painting/muzae-sesay-thought-based-on-theories/

"Emerging Bay Area Artists Show Their Work in an Oakland Group Show." Juxtapoz. October 6th, 2017, https://www.juxtapoz.com/news/painting/emerging-bay-area-artists-show-their-work-in-an-oakland-group-show/

“Muzae Sesay.” Create! Magazine. September 25th, 2017, https://create-magazine.com/features/muzae-sesay

"'New Radius' at Athen B. Gallery, Oakland." Juxtapoz. July 9th, 2016, https://www.juxtapoz.com/news/painting/new-radius-athen-b-gallery-oakland/

“Four Artists Explore Two Different Branches of Abstract Art.” Vice/ Creators. July 8th, 2016, https://creators.vice.com/en_us/article/4xqmmp/four-abstract-artists-explore-two-opposing-branches

“The Black Mail Show: Helping ‘San Francisco Bring Black Back’.” SFWeekly. October 29th, 2015, https://archives.sfweekly.com/exhibitionist/2015/10/29/the-black-mail-show-helping-san-francisco-bring-black-back

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