Abigail DeVille

Visual Arts, 2015

Abigail DeVille received her MFA from Yale University 2011 and her BFA from the Fashion Institute of Technology in 2007. DeVille has exhibited at Socrates Sculpture Park, (2016); The Contemporary, Baltimore (2016); Hauser Wirth & Schimmel (2016); Galerie Michel Rein, Paris (2015); 601Artspace (2015), the Old Bronx Courthouse (2015), Monique Meloche Gallery (2015); Radcliffe Institute (2015); Sculpture Center (2014); El Museo del Barrio (2014); CAMH (2014), the Bronx Museum of the Arts (2013), The 55th Venice Biennale (2013), The Studio Museum in Harlem (2012, 14), ICA, Philadelphia (2012), the New Museum (2012) and the Stedelijk Museum (2011). DeVille designed sets for theatrical productions—directed by Peter Sellers and Charlotte Brathwaite at La Mama (2015), Stratford Festival (2014), JACK (2014-16), and Joe’s Pub (2014). DeVille is a 2012 Joan Mitchell Foundation grant recipient. 2014-15 fellow at The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard, and received a 2015 OBIE Award for design.


Art21 New York Close Up: Abigail DeVille
Art21 New York Close Up: Abigail DeVille's Harlem Stories

Awards and Accomplishments

2015: Cite Internationale Des Arts Paris, Artist-in-Residence, Sept - Nov, 2015

2015: The Radcliffe Institute for Advance Study Fellowship, Cambridge, MA, Sept - May, 2015

2014: The Studio Museum of Harlem Artist-in-Residence, New York, NY, Oct - Sept, 2014