Malene Barnett

Malene Barnett

Brooklyn, NY, United States

About Malene Barnett

Malene Barnett is an artist, activist, and authority on the cultural traditions and practices of art in the African diaspora and how it translates into her vision of the modern black experience.


1996 Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA), Summa Cum Laude, Textile Surface Design, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY

1994 Associate in Applied Science, AAS, Fashion Illustration, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY


2020 Forthcoming Ceramics Now, Jane Hartsook Gallery, New York, New York

2020 Black Creativity -Museum of Science + Industry, Chicago, Illinois (Juried)

2019 Deeper Than Text, 1st Dibs, New York, NY

2019 Beyond the Mask, Plant Seven, High Point, North Carolina

2019 Texas Contemporary, George Brown Convention Center, Houston, Texas

2019 Crafting A Legacy, Neuehouse, New York, New York

2017 Handmade Week, Dongdoeman Design Plaza, Seoul, South Korea