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About

Emerging with a highly sought after, provocative series of the year Shawn Kolodny's gives you something to talk about. Drawing from a life spent amongst substance, addiction and materialism, as the owner and operator of New York City’s most prominent nightclubs, he has been both the observer and the subject. For Kolodny, addiction is a pathological relationship in which things replace self.

Kolodny’s work confronts the infinite cycle of fake fulfillment shaped by modern society’s addiction to ego, using the most sought-after brands and the most addictive drugs as a visual medium.

Shawn Kolodny (born 1971) is an American artist, living and working in Manhattan, New York and Miami, Florida. Kolodny received his Bachelor of Industrial Design from Syracuse University in 1994 and his MBA from Stern School of Business in 2010.

Upcoming Shows:

Oliver Cole Gallery at Art Wynwood 2018 / Miami, FL Feb 15-19

Imitate Modern Gallery Showcase / London, UK March 2018

 

Past Exhibitions:

2018

Fake Fulfillment Center at Art Palm Beach / Next Level Fairs, Jan 17-21

Mood Swings at Art Palm Beach 2018 / Marcel Katz, Jan 17-21

2017

Fake Fulfillment Center at Art Basel Miami Beach 2017 / Shawn Kolodny, Dec 5-10, 2017

Mood Swings at Oliver Cole Miami Art Week 2017 / Marcel Katz, Dec 4-10

Coya Artist in Resident Exhibition , Miami FL / 2017

2016

"Artfall" Group Exhibition in Sergio Mannino Studio, New York, NY

"Formula" Solo Exhibition in Capri Southhampton, New York, NY

Artist in Resident and Solo Exhibition Wynwood Arcade, Miami, FL

2013

House Of Madness | The 23rd Annual Watermill Center Summer Benefit & Auction, New York

Project Paz, New York

Artwalk NY - Coalition for the homeless, New York

Scope Art Show, Miami 

2012

Fendi Store Pre Show, New York

ArtWalk NY