Dave McKenzie

Dave McKenzie (A '00, F '11) uses video performance and text to explore how and why subjects engage-with and become-with one another. McKenzie was born in Kingston, Jamaica in 1977 and lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.  He  received a BFA in printmaking from the University of the Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and also attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine in 2000. Recent performances include Darker Than the Moon, Smaller Than the Sun, The Studio Museum in Harlem (2014) and All the King’s Horses…None of His Men, Third Streaming (2013). Recent exhibitions include Glenn Ligon: Encounters and Collisions, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham (2015);  Pants Full of Hope, Pockets Full of Adventure, or...Don‘t Call Me Cheesuz, Galerie Wien Lukatsch, Berlin (2015); Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2014); and The Ungovernables: New Museum Triennial, New York (2012).