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EDUCATION

Delaware State University

American Intercontinental University, Atlanta, London

A.A. Fashion Design

A.A. Merchandising

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 TBD, Madrid, Spain

2014 Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Gallery 88, December 5-February 6

WestSide Cultural Arts “Soul Diaries” Atlanta GA November 6-December 6

tribeca trunk, April 16-19, Lexington, KY

WDCEP Art Space, “Blossom” Washington D.C. April May

2013 Invisible Muse, Gallery 88, December 4- February 5

tribeca trunk, June, Lexington, KY

2012 Love Revolution, Gallery 88, December 2-March 1

2011 SWG Solo Exhibition Sande Webster Gallery, “While We Sleep, The

Sky Dances” June 3 – 25

WestSide Cultural Arts, Crawfish bowl, Art exhibition, May 21 2010

VIP Room at The ADCA at Atlanta, GA

2009   Enlightenment, Chapelle Saint Elme, Ville Franche sur mer,

France Love Overload, Gallery 88, Miami Beach, FL

2007   Passion Manifesto, Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2006   Zen of Abstraction, Karen Lynne Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

2005   Paper, Wertz Contemporary, Atlanta, GA

2004   1000 Kisses from Shanghai, Las Olas Art Center, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Sacred Language, Gallery Sklo, Atlanta, GA

2003 Shanghai Dreams, Gallery Sklo, Atlanta, GA

2002 Sacred Ground, Gallery Sklo, Atlanta, GA

2001 Red & Loaded, Gallery Sklo, Atlanta, GA

2000 SpellBound, Swissotel, Atlanta, GA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014   Cutlog NY, May 8-11, New York, NY

Agora Gallery, Substance of Abstraction, January 14-February 10, New York, NY

2013   “Against the Odds” at Rosemont College, November 7-January 15, West

Chester, PA

2012   Art Basel, Exhibition and special recognition by Tui Lifestyle, Miami Beach, Florida, December 6-9

Possibilities and Beyond, hosted by September Gray Art Consulting, Atlanta, GA, June 1

2011   SCOPE New York, Besharat Gallery, March 2–6 Roche Bobois, Exhibition, March 19

WestSideCultural Forum, “Crawfish Bowl” May 21, Atlanta, GA

Art in Us Embassies, US Department of State Show, Amman, Jordan

2010   Sande Webster Gallery, Interconnected Souls and Kindred Spirits, Philadelphia, PA

Fay Gold Gallery, Artist to Watch, Atlanta, GA Gallery 88, Love Overload, Miami Beach, FL Besharat Gallery, Onward, Atlanta, GA, March

2009   Sande Webster Gallery, Interconnected Souls and Kindred Spirits, Philadelphia, PA

Fay Gold Gallery, Artist to Watch, Atlanta, GA Gallery 88, Love Overload, Miami Beach, FL

2008   Fay Gold Gallery, Art I Love, Atlanta, GA , September

2007   Geras-Tousignant Gallery in San Francisco, CA honoring the Hero and Hearts artists;

Selected by the International Scientific Committee as one of the artists to represent the U.S.A at the Biennale Internazionale Dell ‘Arte Contemporanea in Florence, Italy

U.S. Artist American Fine Art Show, 23rd St Amory in Philadelphia, PA

From Abstract to Natural: The Karen Lynne Group Landscape Show, Karen

Lynne Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

2006   Latin Jazz: La Combinacion Perfecta, 5-year traveling show beginning

2001 Smithsonian Institute, Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building, Washington, D.C.; touring museums across the U.S. through 2006 including Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA, Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA, Museo Americano, The Alameda, San Antonio, TX, Longmont Museum, Longmont, CO, James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA., Chicago Historical Society, Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Kalamazoo, MI

2005   East Meets West, Karen Lynne Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

Selected, International Scientific Committee, one of U.S. artists participating in the Biennale Internazionale Dell ‘Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy

2004   Ab-Straction Group Show, Tilford Art Group Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2003   Art in Bloom, University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, KY

2002   Group Exhibition, Atlanta Jazz Festival Gallery Exhibition 25 Year Retrospective, City Gallery at Chastain, Atlanta, GA

 

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

2004   Diversity, 4 Outdoor Sculptures for Lindbergh City Center, MARTA Transportation System Head

quarters, Bellsouth and Harold Dawson Associates

2003   Pure Energy, Ornstein Schuler Capital Partners, Atlanta, GA Suzhou, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Atlanta, GA

2001   Atlanta Jazz Festival, Bureau of Cultural Affairs Commemorative Artist, Atlanta, GA

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

AGH, Atlanta, GA

Akerman Senterfitt Attorneys at Law, Miami FL Alston and Bird, Atlanta, GA

Atlanta Bureau of Cultural Affairs, Atlanta, GA

Atlanta Gas and Light Company, Atlanta, GA Caliber Home Loans, Miami, FL

CSI Associates, San Francisco, CA

Delta Crown Room, Sky Harbor International Airport, Phoenix, AZ Delta Crown Room, Ft. Lauderdale International Airport, FL

Eon at Lindbergh, Atlanta, GA Global Veo, Anaheim, CA Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Atlanta, GA Hotel Palomar, Atlanta, GA

J&C Nationwide, Atlanta, GA

JLM Risk Management Group, Miami, FL Jetscape, Fort Lauderdale, FL

King & Spalding, Atlanta, GA

King & Spalding, Hamburg Germany Loews Hotel, Atlanta, GA

Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas, NV

Matlock Advertising, Atlanta, GA and New York, NY Mednikow Phipps Plaza, Atlanta, GA

Mercedes Benz of Buckhead, Atlanta, GA Palomar Hotel, Atlanta, GA

Pilgrim Group, Scarsdale, NY PricewaterhouseCoopers, Atlanta, GA Ponce Springs Lofts, Atlanta, GA

Ray’s on the River, Atlanta, GA Renaissance Atlanta Hotel, Atlanta, GA Restaurant Eugene, Atlanta, GA Rubbermaid Headquarters, Atlanta, GA

Scientific Atlanta Headquarters, Atlanta, GA Shanghai Symphony Orchestra Hall, Shanghai, China Terminus 100, Atlanta, GA

Trump Ocean Club, Panama Veer Towers, Las Vegas, NV Vintro Hotel, Miami Beach, FL Wade Ford, Buckhead, ATL

 

SELECT PRESS/MEDIA/AWARDS

2014   GD USA American Graphic Design Award 2014 for “Art is Love, Love is an Art” a Look Book by Anthony Liggins

Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles, “Tailor Made” October

Washington Post, DC Economic Partnership and Sol Studio present ‘Blossom’ exhibit, April 7

WUSA9 Interview, Beautifying the Business World Through Art, April 2 Ocean Drive, The List. July/August

2013   Luxe. Interior + Design Magazine, Profile: Style Maker, Spring 2013 b 2012        HGTV Urban Oasis Special Feature. August 24

Haute’ Art, Urban Lux Magazine and Museum of Design Atlanta, April NBAF Fine Art and Fashion Fête, Visual Arts honoree, March 15

CBS Miami, Focus on South Florida – Pure Essence Art Soiree. February 13 2011        SCOPE New York, Besharat Gallery, March 2–6

Movie by Tyler Perry Studios “Goods Deeds” BET “The Game”

2010   The Atlantan Magazine, March/April

Why did I get Married too? Lion Gate Productions

2009   Nice-Matin Journal, Anthony Liggins: un faux air de Basquiat à la Citadelle

Le Petit Nicois Journal, Une première en France: Anthony Liggins à Villefranche

Interview Magazine Art Issue, Miami Art Museum

The Atlantan Magazine, July/August Philadelphia Inquirer, July

Jezebel Magazine, Hotshots- Celebrity Chocolate Buffet, May Ocean Drive Magazine, Shot on Site, Miami, FL, February

2008   Atlanta Peach Magazine, The New Neeoclassian, October The Atlanta Journal Constitution, living/Culture, June Envision Magazine, Sande Webster Gallery, Summer Jezebel Magazine, Culture/Scene, June

The Atlantan Magazine, The Art Star, June

2007   Press Release, Trump Art Collection & Holoma, Inc. Selected for inclusion in new venture in original art and fine art limited edition licensing.

Florida Design Magazine,January. 2006 Miami Home & Decor, December. 2005   Home Magazine, November.

Jezebel Magazine, Culture/Scene, May. Jezebel Magazine, Arts & Culture, February.

“Lindbergh City Center Project” by Brooke Porter.

2004   Paper City Magazine, July.

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Arts & Books (cover story), May 30. “Public Works.” A Love Noire, A Novel, by Erica Simone Turnipseed, Harper Collins, February. (Referenced in novel.)

2003   Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Review, Visual Arts, April 18. “Asian Flavored Balanced Delights” by Jerry Cullum.

2002   Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, November.

Women’s Wear Daily, June. Profile by Toni Lubin. Cover Magazine, June. Profile by Tia.

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 15. “Colorful Anthony Liggins.”

2001   Creative Loafing, June 20. “Liggins Trades Fashion for Art” by Cathy Byrd.

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, May 17. “Poster Show’s Designer’s Jazz Riffs” by Helen Holzer.

Piedmont Review, May. “Anthony Liggins Creates Sensual Artwork for the 24th Annual Atlanta Jazz Festival.”

2000  Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, June. “Revelation through Art” by Amy McElroy.