Andrea Coleman

Andrea Coleman

Chicago , IL, United States

About Andrea Coleman

Andrea Coleman​ is an artist based in Chicago who utilizes the various mediums of oils, acrylic paints, magazine clippings, fabric, and digital prints. Inspired by her suburban upbringing, animation, and various mural artists, her work currently investigates the intuitive interconnectedness and multidimensional relationship of aura and narrative. Graduated with her BFA at Columbia College Chicago, Coleman is an Idea Award recipient of the Art and Art Activism organization. She is a Hollis Sigler Manifest Award winner, a previous HATCH Projects resident at Chicago Artist Coalition, and also a finalist for the Luminarts Visual Foundation.

Education

Class of 2017’
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Columbia College Chicago, IL

Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions:

2020 For Memory: These Are Deities in My Eyes, Blanc Gallery, Chicago, IL

2020 Garrett Seminary Black History Month Exhibition, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

2018 Draped In Color, Hume Gallery, Chicago, IL

2017 As They Reminiscence, The C33 Gallery, Chicago, IL

2015 Untitled, Bru Chicago, Chicago, IL


Group Exhibitions:

2020 Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL

2019 Relearning, With Mentions, Chicago Art Department, Chicago, IL

2019 Alternative Space Art Fair, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL

2019 The Other Art Fair, AMFM Booth, Chicago IL

2019 Luminarts Cultural Foundation Visual Arts Exhibition, Union League Club, Chicago, IL

2018 Oh, Maker, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL

2018 This is What We Know, Chicago Artist Coalition, Chicago, IL

2018 Somewhere Behind Us, Chicago Artist Coalition, Chicago, IL

2018 Luminarts Cultural Foundation Visual Arts Exhibition, Union League Club, Chicago, IL

2017 The Art of Blackness Exhibition, The Art of Blackness Gallery, Chicago, IL

2017 Modus Operandi Exhibition, The Arcade Gallery, Chicago, IL

2016 Wall To Wall, The Fluxx Gallery, Chicago, IL

2016 Wabash Art Corridor: People's Choice: Wabash Arts Corridor from Sketch to Street, The Arcade Gallery,
Chicago, IL

2016 Pougialis Fine Art Competition, The Inner Gallery, Columbia College Chicago, IL

2015 Engage/Connect, The Arcade Gallery, Columbia College Chicago, IL (curated by Felicia Holman)