About Me

EDUCATION: PRATT INSTITUTE, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2012 BILLIE’S BLACK RESTAURANT, NEW YORK, NY
2004 BARNES & NOBLE, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1995 MAYER, BROWN AND PLATT NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1990 ZECKENDORF TOWERS, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1989 HAMILTON PLAZA, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1985 ITOKEN PLAZA, NEW YORK, NEW YORK BARBARA BRAATHEN GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1983 ALTERNATE SPACE GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1980 MASSAPEQUA PUBLIC GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK VERZYL GALLERY,      NORTHPORT, NEW YORK

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2016 AVERAGE ART MAGAZINE, UNITED KINGDOM
2016 MAINSTREET ARTS, CLIFTON SPRINGS, NEW YORK
2016 ART DESIGN CONSULTANTS, CINCINNATI, OHIO
2016 APERTURE MAGAZINE ISSUE 223
2012 ART TAKES TIMES SQUARE, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
2009 SYLVIA WHITE GALLERY, VENTURA, CALIFORNIA
2009 BABOO GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
2009 THE ARTCOMPLEX CENTER OF TOKYO (ACT), TOKYO, JAPAN
2008 CURTIS ARTS & HUMANITIES CENTER GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLORADO
2008 SOHO20 CHELSEA GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
2007 LAKEWOOD CULTURAL CENTER, LAKEWOOD, COLORADO
2005 LANCASTER MUSEUM OF ART, LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA
2005 BARRETT ART CENTER, POUGHKEEPSIE, NEW YORK
2004 CERES GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
2002 WATER MILL MUSEUM, WATER MILL, NEW YORK
2001 ART ADDICTION, INTERNATIONAL MINIATURE ART SHOW, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
2001 ARTONPAPER, CHRISTMAS EXHIBITION, SLOVENIA
1999 SHARJAH ARTS MUSEUM, SHARJAH, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
1999 ARTSFORUM GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1999 STEPHEN GANG GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1999 MAYER, BROWN AND PLATT, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, PHOTO EXHIBITION
1998 FABER BIRREN NATIONAL COLOR AWARD SHOW,
STAMFORD, CONNECTICUT
1998 ORGANIZATION OF INDEPENDENT ARTISTS,
MEDIA MADNESS, WESTBETH GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1997 ORGANIZATION OF INDEPENDENT ARTISTS, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
MASS MEDIA, WESTBETH GALLERY
1996 MARYMOUNT COLLEGE GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1995 CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS SERVICES, SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA SAFECO INSURANCE BUILDING, FOUNTAIN
VALLEY, CALIFORNIA
1993 MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, MIAMI, FLORIDA
1991 COMMANDERIE D’UNET MUSEUM, BORDEAUX, FRANCE MASKA INTERNATIONAL GALLERY, SEATTLE,
WASHINGTON PLEIADES GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1990 CHAPELLE DE LA SORBONNE, PARIS, FRANCE FUNDING CENTER, ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA
1989 ART COLLECTOR, SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA ROBERT BERMAN GALLERY, HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS PETER
DREW GALLERY, BOCA RATON, FLORIDA
1986 NEON GRAFFITI GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1985 M. DARLING GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1984 DANCETERIA, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1981 NEW ARTISTS PRODUCTIONS, MADISON SQUARE GARDEN,
NEW YORK, NEW YORK
KEANE MASON GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1980 TOWER GALLERY, SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK, NEW YORK
1979 STATE UNIVERSITY AT CORTLAND, NEW YORK, NEW YORK

AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS:

2002 ART ADDICTION, BEST IN EXHIBITION AND WORLD OF ART AWARD
1993 BRITISH BROADCASTING CORPORATION WORK USED IN MOVIE PRODUCTION
1989 DAVID HOWARD’S ‘ART SEEN’, MANHATTAN CABLE TELEVISION
1978 CREATIVE ARTISTS PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD
1976 UNITED STATES INFORMATION AGENCY, SELECTED PARTICIPANT IN
BICENTENNIAL SHOW TOURING RUSSIA
1971 ACHIEVEMENT AWARD, FAMOUS PHOTOGRAPHERS SCHOOL
1970 FIRST PLACE PRIZE, LIFE MAGAZINE PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

Ken Beckles

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