Born in Paris in 1979, Alexis Peskine holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Howard University, Washington, DC and a Master of Arts in Digital Arts and a Master of Fine Arts from M.I.C.A., Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He has won a number of prizes including the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship.

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Alexis Peskine
Paris, 979
France

Current Exhibitions

Alexis Peskine: Power Figures

Haitian Heritage Museum

01 Dec — 01 Mar
Alexis Peskine’s work focuses on the complexity of themes impacting people from the African Diaspora and speaks up about the institutional racism and lack of multi-cultural representation in the media and public sphere. His signature...

Solo Shows

2017
Alexis Peskine: Power Figures, October Gallery, London, UK

2016
Raft of Medusa: Le Retour de la Vague, Galerie Le Manège, Institut Français, Dakar, Senegal

2015
Silent Stars, The Devon House Mansion, Kingston, Jamaica

2014
Aljana Moons, SLP Gallery, University of San Diego, California, USA
une galerie en chantier, des artistes qui partent en live, Galerie Véra Amsellem (re-named 5 Contemporary Art Gallery), Paris, France

Group Shows

2017
Transvangarde 2017, October Gallery, London, UK
Dandy Lion: (Re) Articulating Black Masculine Identity, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Miami, USA
Frieze New York, New York, USA, with October Gallery, London, UK
Art Paris Art Fair, Paris, France, with October Gallery, London, UK
Cape Town Art Fair, Cape Town, South Africa, with October Gallery, London, UK Afriques Capitales, 100% Afriques, La Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris, France

2016
1:54 Contemporary Art from Africa with October Gallery, Somerset House, London, UK
Re-enchantements, Dak’Art Biennale, The Old Court House, Dakar, Senegal Afrofuturism Short Films Program, Detroit Institute of Arts Detroit, USA

2015
Prizm Art Fair, Miami, USA RITES, Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw State University, Atlanta, USA

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Paris Country of birth: France Date of birth: 979