Christopher Corey Allen
New York, NY

CCA received there MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art.   They are a 2018 Tobey Devin Lewis Fellow and  the recipient of numerous awards including  the New Beginnings Award  from Mercedes-Benz Financial Services in 2018, and the Lenore G. Tawney Foundation award in 2017.

CCA has exhibited nationally including, Walker Art Center in Minneapolis MN, NADA Chicago, Roman Susan Gallery in Chicago IL,  Hair + Nails in Minneapolis MN, Cranbrook Art Museum in Bloomfield Hills MI, and Detroit Artist’s Market in Detroit MI. Residencies include Künstlerhaus Fehrbelliner in Berlin DE,  Mass MoCA in North Adams MA,  Frans Masereel Center in Kasterlee, Belgium; The White Page in Minneapolis MN and Pino in Florence, Italy.  

Additionally CCA was a co-facilitator of SpaceSpaceSpace in Detroit, a conference centering around alternative pedagogy, self-organizing, and exploring ways of disrupting productions of knowledge within academic structures.