Brendan Fernandes

Brendan Fernandes is a Canadian artist of Kenyan and Indian descent, currently based in Brooklyn, NY and Toronto, Ontario. He completed the Whitney ISP (2007) and earned his MFA (2005) from The University of Western Ontario and his BFA (2002) from York University. His work has been exhibited at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Museum of Art and Design New York, The National Gallery of Canada, Art in General, Mass MoCA, The Andy Warhol Museum, Seattle Art Museum, Brooklyn Museum, Sculpture Center, Deutsche Guggenheim and the Stedelijk Museum. He was a recipient of a Robert Rauschenberg Residency Fellowship in 2014 and in 2016 he will be artist in residence at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL in the Department of Dance Studies.