Exhibitions

Upcoming, Current, Past

The Coffins of Paa Joe and the Pursuit of Happiness
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, New York / Kinderhook, New York
Opening June 8th (New York) and June 24th (Kinderhook), 2017

 

Art on Paper 2017: The 44th Exhibition
Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina
21 May – 3 September 2017

 

If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day: Collections of Claude Simard,
Curated by Ian Berry,
The Tang Teaching Museum at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York
22 April — 24 September 2017

 

Vanishing Points,
Curated by Andrianna Campbell,
James Cohan Gallery, New York, New York
23 March — 22 April 2017

 

Dialogues in Drawing,
Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, California
16 March — 13 May 2017


New at NoMA: Recent Acquisitions in Modern and Contemporary Art,
New Orleans Museum of Art, Louisiana
10 March — 1 October 2017

 

A Painting Today,
Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
6 March — 22 April 2017


Political Discourse,
University Hall Gallery at UMass Boston, Massachusetts
21 February — 15 April 2017


Investigating Identity: Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Contemporary Art and Prints from the Permanent Collection,
Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College, Virginia
3 February— 9 April 2017
 

A Matter of Fact: Toyin Ojih Odutola,
Museum of the African Diaspora, San Francisco, California
26 October 2016 — 2 April 2017

 

Africa Forecast: Fashioning Contemporary Life,
Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, Atlanta, Georgia
15 September — 3  December 2016
 

Material Issue,
Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, Kentucky
1 July — 4 September 2016
 

Disguise: Masks and Global African Art,
Brooklyn Museum, New York
29 April — 18 September 2016
 

Making Her Mark,
Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, Connecticut
17 April 17 — 5 June 2016
 

The Mecca,
Curated by Ray McAuliffe,
JCT Gallery, Toronto, Canada
7 April — 16 April 2016
 

Stark Imagery: The Male Nude in Art,
William Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, Connecticut
21 January — 13 March 2016
 

Toyin Ojih Odutola: Of Context and Without,
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, New York
11 December 2015 — 30 January 2016
 

Black: Color, Material, Concept,
Studio Museum in Harlem, New York
12 November 2015 — 6 March 2016
 

To Be Young, Gifted and Black,
Curated by Hank Willis Thomas,
Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
26 September — 11 November 2015
 

Breath/Breadth: Contemporary American Black Male Identity,
Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College, Lynchburg, Virginia
3 September — 11 December 2015
 

Status Quo
Jack Shainman Gallery's The School, Kinderhook, New York
31 January — 25 April 2015
 

Piece by Piece: Building a Collection, Selections from the Christy & Bill Gautreaux Collection,
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri
30 January — 26 April 2015
 

Self: Portraits of Artists in Their Absence
National Academy Museum of Art, New York, New York
29 January — 3 May 2015
 

Interventions in Printmaking: Three Generations of African American Women
Allentown Art Museum of The Lehigh Valley, Allentown, Pennsylvania
25 January — 12 April 2015
 

Toyin Ojih Odutola: Untold Stories,
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Missouri
16 January — 28 February 2015
 

Other Ways; Other Times: Influences of African-American Tradition from St. Louis Collections,
Philip Slein Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri
24 October — 22 November 2014
 

The Mosaic Project: Ojih Odutola & Panas,
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
3 October — 15 November 2014
 

Mise En Scène
Jack Shainman Gallery's The School, Kinderhook, New York
August — December 2014
 

Black Eye, 
Curated by Nicola Vassell, 
57 Walker Street, New York, New York
3 — 24 May 2014
 

Toyin Ojih Odutola: Like the Sea, 
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, New York
1 — 31 May 2014
 

southXeast: Southeastern Contemporary Art, 
Schmidt Center Gallery and Ritter Art Gallery,
Florida Atlantic University School of the Arts, Boca Raton, Florida
27 January — 9 April 2014
 

I See You
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Art, Charlotte, North Carolina, 
25 January — 15 June 2014
 

Toyin Ojih Odutola: The Constant Wrestler, 
Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art (iMOCA), Indianapolis, Indiana, 
6 December 2013 — 25 January 2014
 

The Six Draughtsmen,
Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA),
Brooklyn, New York, 24 October 2013 — 6 April 2014
 

Seven Sisters,
Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, California,
3 October — 7 December 2013
 

Toyin Ojih Odutola: My Country Has No Name,
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, New York,
16 May — 29 June 2013
 

Ballpoint Pen Drawing Since 1950,
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut,
24 March — 25 August 2013
 

The Moment for Ink,
Chinese Culture Center, San Francisco, California, 
23 February — 23 March 2013
 

Singular Masses: An Examination of Racial Identity,
Memphis College of Art, Hyde Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee,
23 January — 9 March 2013
 

Black Hair: Black Identity,
Iona College Chapman Gallery, New Rochelle, New York,
20 January — 21 February 2013
 

The Progress of Love,
Menil Collection, Houston, Texas,
1 December 2012 — 17 March 2013
 

Fore and Gordon Parks: A Harlem Family 1967,
The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York,
11 November 2012 — 10 March 2013
 

Falling Through Space Drawn by the Line,
UB Art Galleries, University at Buffalo, New York,
20 September — 8 December 2012
 

Afro: Black Identity in America and Brazil,
Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico,
1 June — 31 August 2012
 

Selections on View, Curated by Ron Platt,
Contemporary Galleries of Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama,
(2012)
 

California College of the Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition, Curated by Glen Helfand,
California College of the Arts, San Francisco
10 — 19 May 2012
 

Ουροβόρος | Ouroboros: An Exhibition and Reading, 
Curated by Toyin Ojih Odutola and Nick Johnson,
California College of the Arts Writer's Studio, San Francisco, California,
(2011)
 

Geoffrey Chadsey, Toyin Ojih Odutola and Artifacts from Nagaland, Curated by Claude Simard,
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, New York,
13 October — 12 November 2011
 

Frontrunners: The San Francisco Foundation 2011 Murphy & Cadogan Fellowship Awards Exhibition,
SOMArts, San Francisco, California,
17 August — 16 September 2011
 

Toyin Ojih Odutola: (MAPS),
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, New York,
26 May — 25 June 2011
 

The Black Portrait,
Curated by Hank Willis Thomas and Natasha L. Logan,
Rush Gallery, New York, New York,
31 March — 21 May 2011
 

Yale University at Norfolk Summer Art Fellowship Student Exhibition,
Norfolk, Connecticut,
(2007)