Mario Moore

Mario Moore



Yale University

2013   MFA

College for Creative Studies

2009   BFA

Studio Art Centers International

2008   Spring semester



2018   Mario Moore, David Klein Gallery, Detroit, MI

2016   Coming Home/ Here and NowUrban Institute of Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI

2015   Refracted LightHarlem School of the Arts, New York, NY

2015   Golden LadyThe Diggs Gallery/Winston-Salem State University, Winston-Salem, NC

2015   Mothers and SonsKnox College, Galesburg, IL

2012   The Study at Yale, New Haven, CT



2017   Universal Belonging, PRIZM Art Fair , Miami, FL

2017   Truth, Gallery at BRIC House , Brooklyn, NY

2017   Evidence of Things not seenCollege for Creative Studies Center galleries , Detroit, MI

2017   Right Side Out: the Modern Self-PortraitAble Baker Contemporary, Portland, Maine

2017   Summer SelectionsDavid Klein Gallery, Detroit, MI

2017   Art of Rebellion: Black Art of the Civil Rights MovementDetroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

2017   DogsRaymond Duck, Brooklyn, NY

2016   60 Americans, Makeshift Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2016   Rock the Vote presents: Truth to Power, Pop up exhibit, Philadelphia, PA

2015   The Change We Want To See: Artists Reflect on DetroitDetroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI

2015   Wish ListThe Gallery Project, Toledo, OH – Ann Arbor, MI

2015   Slow Jamz, Jessie Edelman Studio, Brooklyn, NY

2015   RespondSmack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY

2014   A Rose is a RoseThe Butcher’s Daughter, New York, NY

2014   Forecast: OverflowBrown and Juanita C. Ford Art Gallery Downtown Campus, Detroit, MI

2014   Do the Yale Thing: An Exhibition of Exceptional Artwork by Recent Yale MFA 

 GraduatesN’Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI

2014   Corpus AmericusDriscoll Babcock Galleries, New York, NY

2013   Kumusha (The Shona word for “Home”)Public Pool, Hamtramck , MI and

Harare, Zimbabwe

2013   MFA Thesis showYale School of Art Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

2013   Great American Artists-Part III: The Seeds,

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Detroit, MI

2011    First Year Graduate ShowYale School of Art Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

2010   Mines YoursGallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI

2010   Politics of FearGallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI

2010   Figure ExhibitionBirmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, MI

2010   Great American Artist ExhibitArts league of Michigan, Detroit, MI



2017  Reconsidering the painter’s gaze: The work of Mario Moore, Pfeiffer University, Misenheimer, NC

2016  Home Grown in Detroit and Beyond: Art of Mario MooreDetroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

2016  Artist talk with Jonathon Patton, Harlem School of the Arts, New York, NY

2015  University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC

2015  Knox College, Galesburg, IL

2015  College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

2014  Panel discussion, George N’Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI



2017   Josef And Anni Albers Foundation, CT

2017   The Fountainhead Residency, Miami

2015   Artist-In-Residence, Knox College

2012   National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 2012 Stacey Scholarship

2011    The NAMTA Foundation, 2011 NAMTA Foundation Visual Arts Major Scholarship



Detroit Institute of Arts

Winston-Salem State University

Knox College