EBONY G. PATTERSON
Infinite Island: Contemporary Caribbean Art
Ebony G. Patterson was born in Kingston Jamaica in 1981. She graduated from the Edna Manley College for the Visual and Performing Arts, Kingston, Jamaica with a BFA honors diploma in painting, and pursued her MFA in Printmaking and drawing at the Sam Fox College of Design & Visual Arts, Washington University, St. Louis graduating in 2006. She then went on to teach at the University of Virginia and is currently teaching painting at the University of Kentucky. She has shown her work as part of numerous solo and group exhibitions, including in the group exhibition Infinite Island: Contemporary Caribbean Art at the Brooklyn Museum of Art. Since then she has shown in a number of institutions including Frost Art Museum, Miami, The Museum of Contemporary African Diaspora Arts, Brooklyn, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, the Santa Monica Art Museum, Santa Monica, the National Gallery of Jamaica, Kingston and the National Biennial of Jamaica, to name a few.