Education
MFA Candidate New Genres, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA (2023)
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Printmaking, Magna Cum Laude, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, VA (2019) 
Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies in International Fashion Buying, Magna Cum Laude, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, VA (2019)
Minors: Art History, General Business 

Solo Exhibitions
On Belonging: The Space In Between, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA (2021)
Miscegenation, The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative, Charlottesville, VA (2021) 
Somewhere on the Edge: Temporal Entanglements, Welcome Gallery, Charlottesville, VA ( 2021)
Invisible Weight, Rump Gallery, Richmond, VA (2019)

Performances
My Body is the Architecture of My Every Ancestor, The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative, Charlottesville, VA (2021)
Ode to Soil, Pen Park and Farmington Country Club, Charlottesville, VA (2020)
This May Be The Last Time, FAB Gallery, Richmond, VA (2019)
Black Does Not Equal Brown, FAB Gallery, Richmond, VA (2019)
Brown Paper Bag on the Wall, Who's The Fairest of Them All?, Richmond, VA (2019)

Joint Exhibitions / Screenings 
Subversive Media: Materiality and Power, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA (Upcoming 2022)
We've Always Been Here, Like Hydrogen, Like Oxygen, Afrikana Film Festival, Richmond, VA (2021)
AND WE WILL SING IN THE TALL GRASS AGAIN: postcolonial futurities at the end of gender, Front Arte Cultura, San Diego, CA (2021)
ME, WE, WOMEN: Contemporary Gaze at Feminist Art, Museum of Motherhood, St. Petersburg, FL (2021)
Movements, Moments, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA ( 2021)
Seasonal Repression, Field Projects Gallery, New York, NY (2020)
You Are Not Wonderful Just Because You Are A Mother, Artists Mother Podcast, Online: artistmotherpodcast.com/exhibitions (2020)
Transmissions, ICOSA Gallery, Austin TX (2020)
Finding Necessities, ICOSA Gallery, Austin, TX (2020)
Reclaimed, Reimagined, Field Projects Gallery, New York, NY (2020)
InLight: Security and Accountability, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA (2020)
New Waves, Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA (2020)
Another Way Around, FAB Gallery, Richmond, VA (2019)
Trace, FAB Gallery, Richmond, VA (2019)
Social Sock Hop Project, FAB Gallery, Richmond, VA (2019)
In Search of Charm, Richmond, VA (2019)
Sic Semper Tyrannis, Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA (2018)
Art 29, W Doha, Doha, Qatar (2017)
Juried Exhibition, The Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA (2017)

Collaborative Projects
Melodies of Shared Breath/Melodías que Comparten el Aliento, collaborative performance with Jackie AmézquitaFront Arte Cultura, San Ysidro, CA (2021)
Project: Dancing in the Streets, Granderson Lab. Trinidad and Tobago (2020)
When You Stop Dreaming, collaborative performance with Clara Cruz, Rump Gallery, Richmond, VA (2019)
Before I’m a Mother, I’m a Woman, Rump Gallery, collaborative performance with Clara Cruz, Rump Gallery, Richmond, VA (2019)
The Space Between Our Bodies, Collaborative performance with Clara Cruz, Richmond VA (2019)
Last Time I Saw You, FAB Gallery, Richmond, VA (2019)

Residencies
BEMIS Center of Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE (Upcoming 2022)
Black Spatial Relics, Brown University, Providence, RI (Upcoming 2021)
Summer Studio Program, VCU, Richmond, VA (2019)
SOMA, Mexico City, Mexico (2019)

Fellowships/Grants/ Awards
Creative Futures Grant, Black Artists + Designers Guild (2021)
Cy Twombly Graduate Fellow, Virginia Museum of Fine Art , Richmond, VA (2021-2022)
Sutton-Wallace Family Fellow, New City Arts, Charlottesville, VA (2021)
New City Arts Fellow, Welcome Gallery, Charlottesville, VA (2021)
New Waves Honorable Mention, Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA (2020)
Graduate Opportunity Fellow, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA (2020)
Artist Relief Grant (2020)
CultureWorks Grant, CultureWorks, Richmond, VA (2020)
Summer Studio Program Fellow, VCU, Richmond, VA (2019)
SOMA Study Abroad Recipient, VCU, Richmond, VA (2019)
Black History in The Making Award, VCU, Richmond, VA (2019)
Jurors Award, Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA (2018)

Artist Talks
Virtual Artist Talk. Via Zoom. "Artists In Conversation: LaRissa Rogers, Jackie Amezquita, John Chea, and Luis Vasquez La Roche on LaRissa Rogers' 'On Belonging: On the Space Between,' " Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA, Sept 21. (2021)
Virtual Artist Talk. Via Twitch. "Graphite XII Launch Party," Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA. May 21. (2021)
Virtual Artist Talk. Via Zoom. "In conversation, LaRissa Rogers and Jackie Amezquita Soil as a Living Archive," Welcome Gallery, Charlottesville, VA, Feb 28. (2021)
Artist Interview. Via Instagram TV. Visible Records. Charlottesville, VA, Dec 8. (2020)
Sidney Mori in Conversation with LaRissa Rogers. Via Zoom. ICOSA Gallery. Austin, TX, Nov  20. (2020) 
Artist Interview. Via Zoom. Virginia Commonwealth University. Richmond, VA , Nov 11. (2020)
Virtual Studio Tour. Via Instagram Live, 1708 Gallery. Richmond, VA, Nov 9. (2020) 
New Approaches to Art Making,” Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia  Beach, VA, May 28. (2020) 

Work Experience 
Teaching Assistant at the University of California Los Angeles, Beginning New Genres, Los Angeles, CA (2020-Current)
Teaching Assistant at the University of California Los Angeles, Arts Education, (2021)
Art + Activism Graduate Student Mentor, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA (2021) 
Head of Production and Product Development, Allie Burke Sport, Florham Park, NJ (2019)
Textiles Teacher, STEAM, University of Virginia Tech, Richmond, VA (2018-2019)

Bibliography
A New Generation Of Artists Imagines A Dismantled Future. KPBS (2021)
"A Poetic of Living" POOL Issue No. 06: Plant, POOL Magazine. (2021)
¡Atención! Graphite Journal Volume 12. Hammer Museum (2021)
You Are Not Wonderful Just Because You Are A Mother. Brooklyn Rail (2021)
Gallery: Movements, Moments at Torpedo Factory Arts Center. Metro Weekly (2021)
In the galleries: A focus on the intersection of art and movement. Washington Post (2021)
Glasstire, "Top Five: November 12, 2020," (2020) 

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