janet e. dandridge

born: Washington, DC


EDUCATION (in addition to life experience)

Master of Fine Arts

Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles


Bachelor of Science, Communication Arts with a minor in Spanish

St. John’s University, New York


Business and Spanish Certificate

Universidad de Alicante, Spain




2019     collective finds of inanimacy                                                      Art of Noize, Washington, DC


2016     who cares about black girls where white shadows fall?          Bolsky Gallery, Westchester, CA


2010     Faces: An intimate portrait of black folks in America           Altadena Public Library, Altadena, CA




2020      Dakar Biennale                                               le Marché des Arts, Dakar, Senegal


2015        MFA Biennial                                                 City of Brea Gallery, Brea CA

                 Blk Grrrl Book Fair                                        Cielo Studios, Los Angeles, CA

                  photoLA                                                          L.A. Mart, Los Angeles, CA


2014      What’s Trending                                             Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA

                Variations of a Whole                                   Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA

                 Interstice                                                        Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA

                 photoLA                                                          L.A. Mart, Los Angeles, CA


2013      Davis Feminist Film Festival                        Consortium for Research of Women, Davis, CA

                LA Rebellion: Revisited                                Mayme Clayton Museum, Culver City, CA


2012     Beats for Boobs: a breast cancer fund        The Avalon, Hollywood, CA

               Honoring Women’s Rights                            National Steinbeck Center, Salinas, CA

               Davis Feminist Film Festival                         Consortium for Research of Women, Davis, CA

               Revolutionary Visions                                     Jean Deleage Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011       Bunker Hill                                                        Bunker Hill Magazine, Los Angeles, CA

2009-11    Mujeres de Maiz                                          Mujeres de Maiz, Los Angeles, CA

2010      The Craft                                                           RAWartists.org, Los Angeles, CA



2019     Compliment Sandwich                                   Evolution Revolution, New York, NY


2018     G.E.T.                                                                Bocar Freeman Films, Paris, France

2018     FLUX CONTROL                                          FLUIDITY @ La Defense, Paris, France

2008-17    The Milky Way                                           Precious Metals Creative, USA

2016     Cheek by Jowl                                                  Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, Los Angeles, CA

2016     Ritual Portals at the Mezzanine                     Project Space 2920, Los Angeles, CA


2016      In Dreams: The Living Museum – Margaret Washington’s Accidental Acceptance of Action

                                                                                           Brea Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015     Pretty Little Girl                                                LA Louver Gallery, Venice, CA

2014     Jamaica T. Jones                                                LifeBoheme Productions, Los Angeles, CA

2012     Stop Cheating On Me                                      VV Productions, Los Angeles, CA


2011      Women Are From Venus                                  The Cirelle Group, Los Angeles, CA

2010     Collaboratory VIII: Order To Go                     Japanese American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2009     One Night Only                                                  Playhouse Theaters, Los Angeles, CA

                Collaboratory VIII: Order To Go                      Baldwin Hills Overlook, Los Angeles, CA




2019      EMERGENYC                                                    New York, NY


2018      Institut Français                                                   Cite des Art, Paris, France

2017      Cite Internationale des Arts                               Cite des Art, Paris, France




2019      Art of Noize                                                   Art of Noize, Washington, DC


2019      Population Connection Action Fund        Capitol Hill Days at Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC

2019      Girls, Inc.                                                         Petworth Library, Washington, DC


2018      Feminist Magazine, KPFK 90.7                  KPFK Radio, Los Angeles, CA

2017      Ecole Superieur de Journalisme                   ESJ, Paris, France




2019      EMERGENYC Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, New York University


2018      Institut Francais Artist Laureate


2017      École Nationale Supérieure d'Arts de Paris Cergy Fellowship


2015     Lari Pittman Grant


2014      Palos Verdes Art Center Director’s Special Recognition Award, Palos Verdes, CA

                The Hearst Foundation Grant

                Otis Named Grant


2012      Susan G. Komen Foundation & Beats for Boobs Featured Artist, Los Angeles, CA


2010      Int’l Photography Awards, Honorable Mention, International


2009     RAWartist Artist of the Year Nominee, United States of America




2014     BAILA Getty Boxes at The Getty                 Getty Museum Photography Dept., Los Angeles, CA




2016     TV One – Justice By Any Means                            TV One, Silver Spring, MD

               BAILA Zine – The Code Issue                                 BAILA, Los Angeles, CA


2014-2015  Pretty.Period                                                       Blackprint Media, Philadelphia, PA

2010-2016  Black History Cultural Guide                            L.A. Dept. of Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles, CA


2013     CNN – Black in America                                           Soledad O’Brien, CNN New York


2013     (1)ne Drop                                                                      Blackprint Media, Philadelphia, PA


2013      Black Cotton                                                                 Black Cottfon Publishing, Los Angeles, CA

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