Bronx Calling: The Sixth AIM Biennial (Part Two)

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

Presented in two compelling parts, Bronx Calling: The Sixth AIM Biennial showcases the work of 53 emerging artists who completed The Bronx Museum’s annual Artist in the Marketplace (AIM) Fellowship program in 2020, 2021, 2022, or 2023.

In response to the world-altering events of the past four years, these AIM Fellows have been exploring urgent issues through their work—critiquing systems of power through the lens of lived experience and cultural identity as well as pushing boundaries of visual language and materiality. Some artists sought to apply the lens of lived experience to contemporary issues; others used it as a launching pad to imagine possible solutions and speculative futures.

A range of new and recent works that have never been seen before will be on view in the Biennial exhibition and for many artists, this is their first opportunity to exhibit work in an institutional setting.

Bronx Calling: The Sixth AIM Biennial is curated by Eileen Jeng Lynch, Director of Curatorial Programs.

Top Image: Nicki Cherry, Lithotype, 2022.

Exhibition Part 1

On View:
January 26 – March 31, 2024

Exhibition Opening Party:
Friday, January 26 from 7–9PM
Free! Please RSVP via Eventbrite

Exhibiting AIM Artist Fellows:
Syd Abady (2023)
Aika Akhmetova (2022)
Santina Amato (2022)
Miguel Braceli (2022)
Chris Cook (2020)
Walter Cruz (2023)
Kim Dacres (2021)
Saba Farhoudnia (2020)
Ronen Gamil (2022)
Judy Giera (2022)
Luis A. Gutierrez (2020)
Jennifer Chia-ling Ho (2022)
Peter Hoffmeister (2021)
Maya Jeffereis (2023)
E. Lombardo (2021)
Dario Mohr (2023)
Joshua Nierodzinski (2021)
Jiwon Rhie (2021)
Ruth Rodriguez (2021)
Yelaine Rodriguez (2021)
Ami Park (2023)
Fred Schmidt-Arenales (2021)
Yesuk Seo (2021)
Kyle Utter (2020)
Misra Walker (2023)
Junlin Zhu (2021)

Exhibition Part 2

On View:
April 12 – June 16, 2024

Exhibition Opening Party:
Friday, April 12 from 7 to 9PM
Free! 

Exhibiting AIM Artist Fellows:
Priscilla Aleman (2020)
Mickey Aloisio (2023)
Roni Aviv (2023)
Samantha Box (2021)
Ivana Brenner (2022)
Nicki Cherry (2022)
Christina Freeman (2022)
Sarah Friedland (2020)
Kat Geng-Caraballo (2021)
Daniel Giordano (2021)
Woomin Kim (2022)
Christopher Lin (2020)
Katherine Miranda (2022)
Carla Maldonado (2020)
Jonathan Sanchez Noa (2023)
Qinza Najm (2021)
Karl Orozco (2020)
María Elena Pombo (2023)
Xavier Robles Armas (2020)
Coral Saucedo (2023)
Daniel Shieh (2023)
Rachel Stern (2020)
Sagarika Sundaram (2022)
Lorenzo Triburgo (2020)
Derick Whitson (2021)
Huidi Xiang (2023)
A Young Yu (2020)

About AIM

A flagship program of The Bronx Museum, the prestigious Artist in Marketplace (AIM) Fellowship is an annual professional development program that provides critical career support to NYC artists. Artists are selected for the program through a competitive open-call application process. The AIM program concludes with a biennial exhibition that spotlights the work of artists who participated in the Fellowship either during or after the preceding AIM exhibition. For 43 years, the AIM Fellowship & Biennial has nurtured and celebrated a diverse community of over 1,200 artists.

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