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David Alekhuogie

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David Alekhuogie (b. 1986, Los Angeles; lives and works in Los Angeles) received an MFA from Yale University (2015) and a post-bac BFA from School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2013). Solo exhibitions have been held at Assembly, Houston (2023); Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles (2022, 2019); Yancey Richardson, New York (2021); Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (2019); Company Gallery, New York (2019); Skibum MacArthur, Los Angeles (2017); and Chicago Artist Coalition (2016). Selected group exhibitions have been held at MoMA, New York (2020); High Museum of Art, Atlanta (2017); Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco (2015); and Regen Projects, Los Angeles (2015). His work has been published in The New Yorker, The New York Times, Time Magazine, Timeout, Chicago, Vice, and The Los Angeles Times. He is a recipient of a Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant (2019).


Alekhuogie’s work is in the collections of Everson Museum of Art; Fitchburg Art Museum; George Eastman Museum; Hirshhorn Museum, Washington D.C.; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Milwaukee Art Museum; Minneapolis Institute of Art; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and The Getty, Los Angeles.