Fountainhead, Miami, FL January 2022

NARS Foundation AIR: NY Art Residency and Studios, Brooklyn, NY Winter 2021 

Veterans Residency, 2021 Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA

The Space Program, 2020 San Francisco, CA

Headlands Center for the Arts: Project Space, 2019 Marin, CA

Museum of the African Diaspora, 2019 San Francisco, CA

Bemis, 2019 Omaha, Nebraska

Djerassi Resident Artists Program, 2018, Woodside, CA

Recology, 2017, San Francisco, CA

Hangar Lisbon, 2017, Lisbon, Portugal

de Young Museum, 2015San Francisco, CA


Utterances NARS Season IV International Residency Exhibition, Brooklyn NY

Black Magic Three Point Nine Art Collective SF Art Commission Main Gallery, San Franisco, CA

Close to Home: Creativity in Crisis San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

When Nobody's Watching Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Shift-Key: Black Magic Museum of Modern Art, Toronto, Canada


AWARDS 2021:

San Francisco Arts Commission 2021 Grantee

Demil Art Fund  2021 Grantee


San Francisco Public Library Dialogue: Artist Spotlight/ Rodney Ewing.

SFCamera Works Rodney Ewing, Brooks Fletcher, and Adrian White in ConversationModerated by Elena Gross.

MFA-IA Sierra Nevada University Visiting Artist Lecture: Rodney Ewing


Justice Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA

What Kind of Cool (Will They Think of Next) Tahiti Pehrson and Rodney Ewing Nancy Toomey Fine Arts, MSP, San Francisco, CA 

Hatch Villa SF, Re:Riddle Gallery, San Francisco, CA 

Four Artists, Euqinom Gallery, San Francisco, CA 

Rodney Ewing: Solo Exhibition Cathedral Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Death+Legacy+The Census: Systemic+Visual Representations of our Shared Humanity St. Joseph's Art Society, San Francisco 

Monster Draw Rally, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

Rodney Ewing: Longitude and Latitude Tahoe Gallery, Sierra Nevada College, Incline Village, NV


Immersive Arts Alliance Art & Activism: An Online Discussion

Museum of African Diaspora In the Artist's Studio: Rodney Ewing

Critical Resistance Imagine Freedom 2020-Artworks for Abolition, Artist Talks-Rodney Ewing with Demetri Broxton

Ep. 28: Rodney Ewing w/ Guest Host Cindy Shih (United States) "Stories That Don't Get Told"

SF Museum of the African Diaspora: In the Artist's Studio In The Artist’s Studio | Rodney Ewing

YBCA: Exposing and Empowering Personal Agency

Headlands Sean Uyehara Interview with Rodney Ewing

YBCA 9 Questions with Rodney Ewing on the Census


Longitude and Latitude, (solo show) Museum of the African Diaspora, San Francisco, CA

Triennial, National Veterans Art Museum, Chicago IL

Trap, Trauma, Transformation, Greenlining Institute, Oakland, CA

Ancestral Journeys, Euphrat Museum of Art, Cupertino, CA

Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Brigham Young University, Salt Lake City, UT

Grief and Haunting in America: California College of Art, San Francisco, CA


ArtPractical: Notes from MOAD

Interview: Veterans Art Movement

Rodney Ewing: Artists You Should Know

SEE(D) Artist Series: Rodney Ewing:


re:home, Minnesota Street Projects, San Francisco, CA

Space is a Place: A San Francisco Funk Lesson, The Growlery, San Francisco, CA

For Freedoms, California College of Art Hubbell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

140 Characters Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Art & Activism: Drawing the Line Children's Museum of Arts, NY

Silence Outloud: Contemporary African American Portraits Museum of Northern California Art, Chico, CA

Home: Jackson Street GallerySan Francisco, CATelling Stories (solo exhibit) Throckmorton Main Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

One Less Too Many, PASS7, Lisbon, Portugal

Build it_Here, PASS7, Lisbon, Portugal

Art on Market Street/Sanctuary City: Unveiling, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Days and Occasions: Moving Pictures Private Commission, San Francisco, CA

Art on Market Street/Sanctuary City, San Francisco Art Commission, San Francisco, CA

Between Walls and Ceilings, Recology, San Francisco, CA

UNTITLED, ART, Southern Exposure Featured Artist, San Francisco, CA

Let Me Be A Witness, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Artifacts: National Veterans Art Museum, Chicago, IL


7x7 Bay Area, Art of Living: The Haight-Ashbury Home of Die-Hard Collectors 

The Art Newspaper  Sanctuary City 

Recology News, SF Artist in Residence Exhibitions: Work by Rodney Ewing, Beth Krebs and Ciaran Freeman

Pre-Game Featured Artist: Rodney Ewing


Days and Occasions: The Unexpected Griot, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

With Liberty and Justice for Some? Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

4Squared Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Detritus: San Jose Institute for Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA

Vanishing Point: The 3.9 Art Collective Reflects on Black Communities in San Francisco, Katz Snyder Gallery, JCCSF San Francisco, CA

Veteran's Views: Art By Those Who Served, Triton Museum of Art, Santa  Clara, CA


Reconstruct, Long Island University, Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

Beyond Printmaking 5, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

Sanctuary City: For Liberty and Justice for Some? SF Art Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Never Alone:  Exploring the Bonds Between and With Members of the Armed Forces, SF Art Commission Gallery,
San Francisco, CA

Justice for All?  Euphrat Museum of Art, De Anza Community College, Cupertino, CA

Call for Beauty, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

With Liberty and Justice for Some?  Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA/Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA


Never Alone, SF Art Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Untethered - A History of Displacement, Nancy Toomey Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Reclaimed, NJCU Visual Arts Center, Jersey City, NJ 

Commission: Google, 1 Market Plaza, San Francisco, CA

Overlord, SRO Galley, Brooklyn, NY
Rodney Ewing: Selected Works, Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Between Worlds, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA

5 Hour Sculpture, A Pop Up Arts Festival, Art Escapist GroupMontalvo Art Center

stArtupFairs: Chicago, San Francisco and Los Angeles, CA

ArtSlant Award Recipient: Under the Radar

Take This Hammer: Art+Media Activism From the Bay Area, YBCA, San Francisco, CA

“Fact & Fiction” The Agility Projects, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

Between Worlds, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA

SF Art Commission Award Recipient 2015-2016 

Then & Now (Again), Diablo Valley College Gallery, Pleasanton, CA

NBC Bay Area, San Francisco Art Show Highlights Veterans, by Joe Rosato Jr.

Huffington Post 10/13/16.  Expanding a Difficult Dialogue: San Francisco Artist Focuses on Issues Affecting the African American Community, by Amy Pleasant

Square Cylinder, Monica Lundy & Rodney Ewing @ Nancy Toomey, by Maria Porges

KQED Arts, Berkeley Art Center's Agility Projects Support Daring Reflections on Identity, by Sarah Hotchkiss

KQED Arts, Uprooted: Artists Respond to San Francisco’s Black Exodus, by Abhi Singh 

Congratulations Pine Tree, 75 - Spider! (with Rodney Ewing) interview, by Kate Rhoades and Maysoun Wazwaz

SF State University, Visiting Artist Lectures Series: Rodney Ewing


Community Voices: A Public Dialogue with Rodney Ewing, SF Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

Artist in Residence, de Young Museum, San Francisco, California

What's Inside Her Never Dies, Yeelen Gallery, Art Basel Miami, Miami, FL

Passport 2015, SF Art Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Voices, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA

The Security Question, The Hazel Wolf Gallery at the David Brower Center, Berkeley, CA

Hireath: the 3.9 Collective Examines Home, Thatcher Gallery, University of San Francisco, CA

Obsidere, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA

stArtupFairSF, San Francisco, CA

Alternative Exposure Grantee, Southern Exposure gallery, San Francisco, CA

ArtSlant Prize 2015


The Intuitionist Show: The Drawing Center, New York, NY

Ebb/Flow, ProArts, Oakland, CA

Place/Displaced, SOMARTS, San Francisco, CA

N/Q/C, ASC Projects, San Francisco, CA

Introductions 2014, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Trace + Gestures, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kalamazoo, MI

Wabi­Sabi: MicroClimate Collective, Alter Space Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Scope Art Fair: A Simple Collective, New York, NY

Artist In Residence, ASC Projects, San Francisco, CA

Pulp 3 (ire straits): Beta Pictoris Gallery, Birmingham, Al
Bay Area Currents: Navigating the New, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
Collective Works: 3.9 Collective, ArtPadSF 2013, San Francisco, CA
ArtSpan Selections, ArtPadSF 2013, San Francisco, CA
Trace+Gestures: Greymatter Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Rituals of Water, IcTus Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Val Vorres: Fall Review, Val Vorres Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Full Spectrum, Prints from the Brandywine Workshop, Philadelphia, PA 

Courage, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
AfroSolo RACE: Art Before Answers, SF Public Library Main Branch, San Francisco, CA
The Exodus, The Migration, The Stand, The African American Art and Cultural Complex, San Francisco, CA

Still Here, 3.9 Collective, San Francisco, CA 
Keeping An Eye on Surveillance, Performance Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

Banned and Recovered, Oakland, CA

Tech Tools of the Trade: Contemporary New Media Art, De Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA
Echo: Eight San Francisco Artists Respond to Surrealist Masterworks, Frey Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Art Dubai, Dubai Art Fair, Frey Norris Gallery, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

Doing the Work, Panel Discussion, College Art Association Annual Conference, Los Angeles, CA

Discursive Acts: African American Art at UD and Beyond, Mechanical Hall, University of Delaware, MD
Banned and Recovered: Artist Response to Censorship, African American Museum and Library, Oakland, CA
Quorum SF group exhibition, LIMN Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Public Safety, Frey Norris Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Los Angeles Art Show, Frey Norris Gallery, Los Angles, CA
Days and Occasions, Project Space, Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA
Code-Switching, Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA
Art DC, Frey Norris Gallery, Washington DC

Activating Communication and Community, California College of Art, Oakland, CA


Art News, December Who's Afraid of San Francisco, by Lea Feinstein
Black Arts Quarterly, Spring/Summer Art Gallery, Stanford University


1992 Master of Fine Art: Printmaking, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 
1989 Bachelor of Fine Art: Printmaking, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA