Curriculum Vitae 

EDUCATION

2009   Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Juris Doctor

2002   University of Texas at Austin, B.A. Psychology / Fashion Design

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 January 27, 2017, The Gallery Mix Tape, George Washington Carver Museum, 1165 Angelina Street Austin, TX.

2009   August 7, 2009, DAWN OKORO: Three Peas Art Lounge; 75 E. 16th St., Chicago, IL.

2007   December 13, 2007, DAWN OKORO: RFB&D Recording Studio; 1314 W. 45th St, Austin, TX. Benefiting Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic.

2006   May 5, 2006, DAWN OKORO: CREATION at Gachet Gallery, 1804 Lower Greenville Ave; Dallas, TX. Benefiting B.L.I.N.D. (Beautiful Love Incorporated Nonprofit Development). Presented by Erykah Badu. 

2005   August 27, 2005 DAWN OKORO: MUSE at Iron Gate Studios, 2205 W 5th St, Austin, Texas. Benefiting Thoughtful House Center for Children. 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017  May 6, 2017 AmRef Health Africa ArtBall, Milk Studios, 450 West 15th Street New York, NY.

2017  May 5, 2017 Urban Pulse: Revisted, Curtiss Jacobs Gallery, 2075 Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Blvd. New York, NY.

2017  February 11, 2017 Mix nā€™ Mash, Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress Ave. Austin, TX.

2017  February 11, 2017 The Black History Project, Chicon Collective, 301 Chicon Street Austin, TX.

2017  Jan. 21, 2017, Art For Avis, Moran/Valverde Studio, 303 E. 11th Street, Austin, TX.

2017  Jan. 7, 2017, Art For Avis, Moran/Valverde Studio, 303 E. 11th Street, Houston, TX.

2016  November 2016, East Austin Studio Tour, Dedrick Hamilton House, 912 East 11th Street, Austin, TX.

2016  June 18, 2016, Art is Cool, Dedrick Hamilton House, 912 East 11th Street, Austin, TX.

2012  November 13, 2012, 10 Squared, Leroy Neiman Art Center, 2785 Frederick Douglass Blvd., New York, NY.

2011   March 9, 2011, Now Showing, Astor Center, 399 Lafayette St., New York, NY.

2011   Feb 4, 2011, Rooted Expressions, New York University, New York, NY.

2010  June 9 - 25 2010, Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, Prominent Past Winners, World Financial Center, New York, NY.

2010   Feb 9, 2010, BeaUtiful, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN.

2010   Jan 29 - Mar, 6 2010, Urban Pulse, RFA Gallery, New York, NY.

2009   Sept 24 - Oct, 31 2009, How We Came to America, Midtown Arts Center, Houston, TX.

2009   May 26, 2009, So Live! Arts Movement, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.

2009   Mar 6 - Apr, 11 2009, Texas Biennial, Austin, TX.

2009   Feb 12 - Apr 1, 2009, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Five-A Citywide Exhibition, Houston, TX.

2008   Nov 1, 2008, ARTcetera Biennial, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA.

2008   April 12 - 19, 2008, Visual Collaborative, The Undercurrent Arts, Miami, FL.

2008   March 6, 2008, CulinART, University of Texas Alumni Center, Austin, TX.

2007   November 3, 2007, So Live! Arts Movement, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.

2007   November 17, 2007, Dray Walk Gallery, London, UK.

2007   September 15, 2007, Art and Fashion Fund Raiser for ROAR, at Establishment, 252 George Street, Sydney, Australia.

2007   June 15, 2007, Picture Progress: An Art Auction and Benefit, Red Ink Studios, 91035 Market Street, San Francisco, CA.

2007   Saks Fifth Avenue, Premier Altier, 9722 Great Hills Trail, Austin, TX.

2006   November 2006, Healing Arts Exhibition and Auction, The Wright House Wellness center, 4301-B N IH 35 in Austin, TX.

2006   July 1 ā€“ July 22, 2006, FIX / ESCAPE at ADM Project Gallery , 6015 Santa Monica Blvd., 2nd floor, Hollywood, CA. 
Presented by The Pandemonium Collective .

2004   April 11, 2004, Art Show, at Gallery Lombardi, 910 W 3rd, Austin, Texas. Artists include Tim Doyle and Matthew Rodriguez.

2004   March 12 ā€“ March 16, 2004, South by South West (SXSW) at the Hideout 617 Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas. Presented by Austin Sketch Group.

2001   April, 2001, ART AND FASHION, at the Frank Erwin Center, 1701 Red River, Austin Texas.

1998   Spring, 1998, Texas State Capitol Building, Austin, Texas.

1998   January 1998, SCHOLASTIC ART AWARDS, New York City.

LECTURES

2010   Feb 9, 2010, BeaUtiful, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN.

2010   Feb 20, 2010, Artist Talk, RFA Gallery, New York, NY.