ABOUT ARTIST C. FINLEY

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C. Finley is known for her elaborate geometric paintings, skillful use of color and her activism through street art. Previous projects include the 2014 Whitney Houston Biennial: I’m Every Woman, and Wallpapered Dumpsters which has been featured in the New York Times, La Repubblica, the Huffington Post, NYLON Magazine, Dazed, Women’s Wear Daily, LA WEEKLY and
Fast Company. Finley has shown internationally with exhibitions at Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna; Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami; CONTEXT and Scope Miami; FDA Projects, Rome; Superchief, High Energy Constructs and Salon Oblique, Los Angeles; Jenn Singer Gallery and the Dumba Collective, New York.

As a member of the artist collective HowDoYouSayYamIn- African?, she participated in the 2014 Whitney Biennial. Finley received her BFA from the Pratt Institute, New York and her MFA from California State University, Long Beach.

Interview by David Kimelman (2012)

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