Cameron Welch

b. 1990, Indianapolis, IN

Lives and Works in New York


2016 MFA, Columbia University

2013 BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Solo Exhibitions

2018 TBA, Kantor Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming)

2018 RETROGRADE, Rental Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2017 Hide and Seek, yours, mine, and ours, New York, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 Reunion Tour, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago, IL

2018 NADA New York, Rental Gallery booth, New York, NY

2018 Love 2018: Purple Hearts, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, New York, NY

2017 Shed, Christies Summer Preview, Red Hook, NY

2017 Mother’s House, yours, mine, and ours, New York, NY

2017 Stakes 2, Cloud City, Brooklyn, NY

2017 Cats Without Claws, Mom’s Gallery, New York, NY

2017 Microcosm, Roberts and Tilton, Los Angeles, CA

2016 Finished Goods Warehouse, Pfizer Warehouse, Brooklyn, NY, organized by Natalie Bell

2016 Theaster Gates: How to Build a House Museum, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto Ontario, Canada

2016 Columbia University MFA Thesis Show, Fisher Landau Center for the Arts, New York, NY

2016 Brooklyn Academy of Music Annual Art Auction, Bridget Donahue, New York, NY

2016 75th/150th Joint Anniversary Exhibition, South Side Community Arts Center, Chicago, IL

2015 Columbia University MFA First Year Exhibition, Miriam & Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, New York, NY

2014 Private Eyes. Gray Sunsets, Circuit 12 Contemporary, Dallas, TX

2014 Game Genie, Trestle Projects, Brooklyn, NY

2013 The Politics of Seeing, BFA Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL

2013 Marvelous Freedom. Vigilance of Desire, Revisited, Arcade Gallery, Chicago, IL

2012 Mythologies, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL

2012 Take Away, Student Union Galleries, Chicago, IL

2012 Act II: Fiction Brings it Closer, Student Union Galleries, Chicago, IL

2010 Old and New, Harrison Galleries, Indianapolis, IN

2007 What’s Your Sign, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

Awards / Honors

Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist’s Grant nominee

Columbia University TA Fellowship

Columbia University Visual Arts Scholarship

SAIC Distinguished Scholarship of Merit

The Elizabeth C. Nolan Shortridge PTA Scholarship

The Links INC. Art Scholarship


Sargent, Antwaun, This Dumpster Diving Artist Makes Beautiful Mosaics Out of Trash, VICE

Sargent, Antwaun, Facebook Photos and Collages Converge in Portraits of Digital Lives, The Creators Project

Sargent, Antwaun, Post-Black Art in the Age of Hip-Hop, VICE

Sargent, Antwaun, Black Lives Matter, The Aesthete

Orendorff, Danny, Exhibition Review: “Mythologies” at SAIC’s Sullivan Galleries, Bad at Sports

Yeboah, Sampong, Columbia’s Afro-Surreal Life, Columbia Chronicle

Marvelous Freedom / Vigilance of Desire, Revisited, Kelsephonics

Wallis, Tanisha, Contemporary Aesthetics Meet Traditional Stereotypes, Reviewing the Arts

Grossman, Dan, Visual Arts: Old and New: Various Artists, NUVO

Paper Canvas, Indianapolis Art Center