Shyama Golden
b. 1983, Bryan, TX
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA


2004 BFA Texas Tech University

Solo Exhibitions

2024 In My Mind, Out My Mind, Harper’s Gallery, New York, NY
2022 Incarnation, Micki Meng/Friends Indeed Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2024 The Past is a Country, Rajiv Menon Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
2024 Crescent Heights, Harper’s Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2023 Item Number, Rajiv Menon Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
2023 Botany of Desire, curated by Sadaf Pader, Swivel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2023 The Foreigners, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Sri Lanka
2022 Goddesses, Jeffrey Deitch Gallery, at Miami Art Basel
2022 Micki Meng/Friends Indeed Gallery, at NADA Miami
2022 Wonder Women, curated by Kathy Huang, Jeffrey Deitch Gallery, Los Angeles
2022 Wonder Women, curated by Kathy Huang, Jeffrey Deitch Gallery, New York, NY
2022 A Land of All Possibilities, curated by Anne-Laure Lemaitre, Trotter & Sholer, New York, NY

Recent Press

2024 New American Paintings PACIFIC COAST #169 Winner
2023 ARTFORUM : The Foreigners
2023 The National : Landmark exhibition gives Sri Lankan art a long-overdue voice on global stage
2023 The Creative Independent : Visual Artist Shyama Golden on accepting that you’re good enough
2023 Colossal : Leafy Subjects Exemplify the Social Life of Trees of Shyama Golden’s Verdant Portraits
2022 Booooooom: Incarnation by Artist Shyama Golden
2020 We Are Here – Visionaries of Color Transforming the Art World, by Jasmin Hernandez, Abrams Books

Public Collections

Craig Robins Collection, Miami, 2022
Dangxia Art Space, Beijing, 2022

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Paintings in progress at various rough stages in the artists studio in Los Angeles

Upcoming Solo opening May 16th at Harper’s Gallery 534 W 22nd St in Chelsea, NYC

Work in Crescent Heights at Harper’s Gallery Los Angeles until April 13th

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