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James Kennedy


Born and educated in Ireland and the UK, James Kennedy  has been resident in the US since 2003. He paints from studios in New York and East Hampton.


Royal Scottish Academy         BA Fine Art
Rhodec Academy of Design  BA  Interior + Architectural Design


2017 Callan Contemporary

2016 Shape - Shifting, John Hartell Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

2015  sub.struc.tures:  Callan Contemporary

2013  Art Miami: Mindy Solomon Gallery

2013  Systems: Callan Contemporary
2012  Constructions and Compositions : Mindy Solomon Gallery
2012  Art Southampton : Mindy Solomon Gallery
2012  Featured Artist : Amy Zook @1st Dibs
2012  In the Mix : Galerie Werner  
2012  AAF London : Art Bridge Gallery
2012 Scope New York : Mindy Solomon Gallery
2012  Art Wynwood : Mindy Solomon Gallery
2012  Art Palm Beach : Mindy Solomon Gallery
2011  Scope Miami : Mindy Solomon Gallery
2011 San Diego Contemporary Art Fair : Mindy Solomon Gallery
2011 Art Hamptons : Mindy Solomon Gallery
2010 Art Hamptons : Surface Library
2009 AAF New York : Surface Library
2009 Art Basel : Sara Nightingale Gallery
2009 Surface Library Gallery : Nathan Joseph / James Kennedy
2008 AADA Armory : Galerie Werner
2009 Peter Marcelle Contemporary : Juried Show
2009 Springs Invitational Curated by Eric Ernst
2008 Arlev Art Paris AAF London
2008 Surface Library Gallery Art Now NY
2008 Galerie Werner Pittsburgh : Sewickley
2007 Springs Invitational Curated by Arlene Bujese
2007 Irish Contemporary Art AAF London (Earthscapes)
2006 Norrie Buxton Fineart Inner Landscapes
2005 Surface Library Gallery Revisiting Abstraction
2004 Arlev Art Paris AAF New York
2003 Irish Contemporary Art AAF New York
2002 Royal Dublin Society Emerging Irish Artists
2001 Paul Kane Gallery New Horizons



2014  Golden Foundation for the arts Residency
2014  James Bridie Gold Medal, awarded by RSA
2014  Brooklyn Artist Gym, Best in Show Abstract Landscape



Corcoran Group
Saatchi +Saatchi
Barbara Barry
Citi Habitats
Sisti Collection
Vivaldi Partners
Mahinder Tak
Edward Albee