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(Kalamazoo, 1976)


Nato a Kalamazoo, MI, Stati Uniti 1976

Risiede a New York City, NY, Stati Uniti



Titus Kaphar: From a Tropical Space. Gagosian, West 21st Street, New York, NY.

Titus Kaphar. Maruani Mercier, Brussels, Belgium.


Titus Kaphar. Maruani Mercier Gallery, Knokke, Belgium. Language of the Forgotten. MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA.

Survey. Maruani Mercier Gallery, Knokke, Belgium.
One: Titus Kaphar. Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY.
The Vesper Project. Maruani Mercier Gallery, The Warehouse, Zaventum, Belgium. Redaction: A Project by Titus Kaphar and Reginald Dwayne Betts. MoMA PS1, Long

Island City, NY.

UnSeen: Our Past in a New Light, Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus Kaphar. National

Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.

Impressions of Liberty. Maclean House, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ.


Titus Kaphar: Shifting Skies. Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, NY. 2015 99 Jeromes. Artspace, New Haven, CT.

Titus Kaphar: Selections from Asphalt and Chalk. MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY. Titus Kaphar: Asphalt and Chalk. Jack Shainman Gallery, West 24th Street, New York,

Titus Kaphar: Drawing the Blinds. Jack Shainman Gallery, West 20th Street, New

York, NY.

The Vesper Project. Lois & Richard Rosenthal Center for Contemporary Art,

Cincinnati, OH; traveled to New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT; American University Museum at the Katzen Art Center, Washington D.C.; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Phladelphia, PA; Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL; Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL.

The Jerome Project. Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY.

The Vesper Project. Friedman Benda, New York, NY.

Titus Kaphar: Behind a Veil of Beauty. SEM Art Gallery, Monaco.

Titus Kaphar: Classical Disruption. Friedman Benda, New York, NY.


Titus Kaphar. An Alternative History, Osart Gallery, Milano, Italy

Titus Kaphar: History in the Making. Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA.

Titus Kaphar: Reconstruction. Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA.

Painting Undone. Red Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA. 2005 New Revolution. Trumbull Gallery, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT. 2004 Visual Quotations: New Paintings by Titus Kaphar. Anno Domini Gallery, San Jose,


Erace-ing Art History. Provisions Library, Washington D.C.

The House That Crack Built. San Jose State University Gallery 2, San Jose, CA.




Suffering From Realness. MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA.

Multiple Modernisms. Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA.

Walls Turned Sideways: Artists Confront the American Justice System.

Contemporary Arts Museum of Houston, Houston, TX.
Parallel Lives: Alfred Conteh, Devan Shimoyama, Inka Essenhigh, Jeffrey Gibson,

Titus Kaphar, Basil Kincaid, Firelei Báez, Glenn Kaino. Kavi Gupta, Chicago, IL. Declaration. VCU Institute for Contemporary Art, Richmond, VA.


Making History Visible: Of American Myths and National Heroes. Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ.

... and the People. Maruani Mercier Gallery, Brussels, Belgium.
20/20: The Studio Museum in Harlem and Carnegie Museum of Art. Heinz Galleries,

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA.
Art of Rebellion: Black Art of the Civil Rights Movement. Detroit Institute of Arts,

Detroit, MI.
The Legacy of Lynching: Confronting Racial Terror in America. Brooklyn Museum,

Brooklyn, NY.

Dress Up, Speak Up: Costume and Confrontation. 21c Museum Hotel, Durham, NC.

For Freedoms. Jack Shainman Gallery, 513 West 20th Street, New York, NY. Arresting Patterns: Perspectives on Race, Criminal Justice, Artistic Expression, and

Community. African American Museum in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. Recharging the Image: Selections from the Mott-Warsh Collection. Visual Arts Center

of New Jersey, Summit, NJ.

I See Myself in You: Selections from the Collection. Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY.

Us Is Them. The Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH; traveled to Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI.

Winter in America. Jack Shainman / The School, Kinderhook, NY.
FOCUS I: IDENTIFIED, Selected Works from the Colletion of Jim Sokol and Lydia

Cheney. Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts, University of Alabama at

Birmingham, Birmingham, AL.
The Art of Idea Festival. 21c Museum Hotel, Louisville, KY.
Arresting Patterns: Race and the Criminal Justice System. Artspace, New Haven, CT. Breath/Breadth: Contemporary American Black Male Identity. Maier Museum of Art

at Randolph College, Lynchburg, VA.
New Arrivals 2015: Collecting Contemporary Art at The University Maryland. Stamp

Gallery, College Park, MD.
Young, Gifted, and Black. Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa. Status Quo. The School / Jack Shainman Gallery, Kinderhook, NY.


Beyond the Classical: Imagining the Ideal Across Time. National Academy Museum & School, New York, NY.

Mise en Scène. Jack Shainman / The School, Kinderhook, NY.

Cuban Forever. The Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH.

11 Dimensions: Titus Kaphar, Wardell Mila, Demetrius Oliver, Louis B. James. James

Gallery, New York, NY; traveled to Inman Gallery, Houston, TX. 2012 3 & 3. Galerie Zidoun, Luxembourg.

Pose/RePose: Figurative Works Now and Then. SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA.

The Bearden Project. The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY.

ReInterpreting the European Collection. Bermuda National Gallery, Hamilton,


Roundabout. The City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand.

The Gleaners: Contemporary Art from the Colletion of Sarah and Jim Taylor. Victoria H. Myhren Gallery, Denver, CO.

Stitches. Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA.

Other Than Beauty. Friedman Benda, New York, NY.

Your Gold Teeth II. Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY. 2008 Cancelled, Erased & Removed. Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, NY.

Macrocosm. Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA.

Sweet Sweetbacks Baadasssss Song. Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY.

Blur. Arndt & Partner Gallery, Berlin, Germany.
Salon Nouveau. Galerie Engholm Engelhorn, Vienna, Austria.
My Love is a 187. The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
Midnight’s Daydream: Titus Kaphar, Demetrius Oliver, and Wardell Milan. The Studio

Museum in Harlem, New York, NY.

Materiality. Kravets Wehby Gallery, New York, NY.

Lag-Time Line-up. Mumbo Jumbo Gallery, New York, NY.

School Days. Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY.

Edges. Euphrat Museum of Art, DeAnza College, Cupertino, CA.

Studio 110: RePresenting Ourselves. San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA.

The African American Spirit in Contemporary Art. Mexican Heritage Plaza, San Jose,


Black Artists: Creations. San Francisco African American Historical and Cultural

Society, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA.
... of Subversion and Dominance. San Jose Art League, San Jose, CA.

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