Navin June Norling


Education -  

2008  Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture Skowhegan, ME

2002  Hunter College Graduate Studies MFA NY, NY 

1995  California College of Arts BFA Oakland, CA

Solo Exhibitions –

2009 White Wash Corridor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2006  Bootleg Baby Gallery Anno Domini, SJ, CA

2004  Black Star Blues RARE, NY, NY

          Scope LA RARE, LA, CA

          Scope NY RARE, NY, NY

1998  A Collection of  Thoughts, Memories and Masks La Penà Cultural Center, Berkeley, CA

1995  Gumbo Isabel Percy West Gallery, California College or Arts Oakland, CA

1994  The Listening Room Breer Library, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

            June is Dead The Upper Room, SF, CA

Group Exhibitions –

2006   A Beautiful Game Roebling Hall, Brooklyn, NY

2005   Make It Now New Sculpture in New York Sculpture Center, LIC, NY

            d' Afrique d' Asie curated by Koan Jeff Baysa Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, NY, NY

2004   Word, curated by Paul Laster and Renee Riccardo Bronx River Art Center, Bronx, NY

             Notorious Impropriety, curated by Franklin Sirmans Samson Projects, Boston, MA

2003   Problematic, curated by Robert Knafo Scope Miami, Miami, FL

            Stylin’ curated by Ombreta Agro Design District, Miami, FL

            The 4th Sinsaimdang Art Festival Gangneung University, Gangneung, Korea

2002   MFA Thesis Exhibition Times Square Gallery, Hunter College, NY, NY

             Raw Desire Free Biennial, Hunter College, NY, NY

2001    It’s Bigger Than Hip Hop Rush Arts Gallery, NY, NY

2000   New York Area MFA Exhibition/ Collage Art Association Times Square Gallery, Hunter College, New York, NY

1999   Weight As Real House Gallery, Queens, NY

1998   No More Scapegoats Norse Hall, San Francisco Unified School District, SF, CA

1997   Reflections Center Visual Arts, Oakland, CA

           The Fifth Annual San Francisco International Art Festival American Arts Society, SF, CA 

           Cross Cultural Currents Vorpal Gallery, SF, CA

           Contemporary African-American Art Lynn House Gallery, Antioch, Art

1996   One From Many La Penà Cultural Center, Berkeley, CA

1994   Rage and Beyond The Pro Arts, Oakland, CA

Projects -

2003   Project Room curated by Franklin Sirmans

            Triple Candie, NY, NY


2009  Emerging Artist Fellowship

           Socrates Sculpture Park , LIC, NY

2003  Artist – In – Residence Program

           The Center for Book Arts, NY, NY 

           Artist – In – Residence Program

           Art Omi International Artist Colony, Ghent, NY

Publications -  

2005   Make It Now, Sculpture Center Catalog

             The New York Sun, Sunday July 28, 2005

             Studio The Studio Museum in Harlem Magazine Summer

             Time Out NY, June 2 - 8, 2005

             Studio The Studio Museum in Harlem Magazine Spring

2004    BlackBook Art List  Oct/Nov

2002    Pour la Victoire

             Surface to Air, Spoon Publishing, London, England

            Role Call  - A Generational Anthology of Social $ Political  

            Black Literature & Art

            Medina Bashir Lansana, Third World Press Chicago, Ill

1997    Ledger Dispatch

           Thursday March 13, 1997


1994   Oakland Tribune

           Wednesday September 7, 1994