KEVIN BERLIN

BIOGRAPHY


Kevin Berlin (born February 18, 1965) is an American painter, sculptor, performance artist based in Southampton, New York and Florence, Italy. Berlin, a Yale University Alumnus, studied at the Slade School of Fine Art and has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Shanghai Daily, The Miami Herald, USA Today, MTV, Tokyo Television, BBC Radio and over 40 television stations. Berlin's works are found in collections including Kim Basinger, Luciano Pavarotti, Bill and Hillary Clinton, Quincy Jones, Buzz Aldrin, HRH Princesse Antonella de Orleans-Bourbon, and Pieter & Marieke Sanders.   www.kevinberlin.com


Kevin Berlin

Born: Rochester, New York, 1965.
United States Presidential Scholarship, Honored by President Reagan at The White House, Washington D.C. 1983.
Yale University, B.A., New Haven, Connecticut, 1987.
Slade School of Fine Art, London, United Kingdom, 1988.

Currently lives and works in Florence, Italy and Southampton, New York.

Private Collections:
Buzz Aldrin, Dudley and Lisa Anderson, Kim Basinger, Henry Buhl, Jimmy Carter, Bill and Hillary Clinton, HRH Princesse Antonella de Orleans-Bourbon, Harold and Pat Gelber, Rolf Heitmeyer, Jane Joel, Quincy Jones, David Letterman, Howard M. Lorber, Luciano Pavarotti, Ron Rice, Pieter & Marieke Sanders, Nick Studds, Jamie and Tara Vaught, Patti E. Wallace, General Motors Corporation, Carnival Cruise Lines, Hawaiian Tropic, Resistol/Stetson Hats, National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts and Nat Sherman Intl.

Solo Exhibitions:
Art Southampton, "Kevin Berlin New York Top Hats," Bridgehampton, NY, 2016
Vogelsang Gallery, "Kevin Berlin and Snow White are getting Married!," Palm Springs, CA, 2014
Mark Miller Gallery, "Uncensored," Aqua Art Miami, Miami, FL, 2014
Livingstone Gallery, "Into the Cage," The Hague, Netherlands, 2013
Gallery Valentine, "Alien Invasion," East Hampton, New York, 2013
Kasia Kay Art Projects, "Woke Up On The Wrong Side Of Bed," Chicago, 2013
Unit 24 Gallery, "Tiger Training For Beginners," London, UK, 2012
RVS Fine Art, "Cash & Carry," Southampton, New York, 2011
Kasia Kay Art Projects, "The Secret Life Of Ballerinas," Chicago, 2011
Mark Miller Gallery, "Double Happiness," New York, New York, 2010
RVS Fine Art, "Kiev Days / Kiev Nights," Southampton, New York, 2010
RVS Fine Art, RVS Fine Art, "One Fish…Two Fish," Southampton, New York, 2009
Parus Business Centre, "Kiev Days / Kiev Nights," Kiev, Ukraine, 2009
Fuxin Gallery, "Double Happiness," Shanghai, China, 2009
RVS Fine Art, "Berlin, Rossi & Petrov," Southampton, New York, 2008
RVS Fine Art, "Made In China," Southampton, New York, 2007
GalleryBar, "Slaves of Fashion," New York, New York, 2007
RVS Fine Art, "Slaves of Fashion," Southampton, New York, 2006
Heller Gallery, "Heroes," New York, New York, 2005
RVS Fine Art, "All Dressed Up With No Place To Go," Southampton, New York, 2005
Fairfax Gallery, "Snacks Over Manhattan," Royal Tunbridge Wells , United Kingdom, 2005
RVS Fine Art, "Wine and Chocolate," Southampton, New York, 2004
RVS Fine Art, "From Russia With Love," Southampton, New York 2003
Gallery Facade, "Sex and Drugs New York," Paris, France, 2001
RVS Fine Art, "Orchids and Goldfish" Southampton, New York, 2001
Bruce R. Lewin Gallery, "Downtown Bellybuttons," New York, New York, 2001
RVS Fine Art, "Sex, Cellphones, and Late Nights," Southampton, New York, New York, 2000
Hit the Road Gallery, "Snacks Over Manhattan," Chicago, Illinois, 2000
RVS Fine Art, "Snacks Over Manhattan," Southampton, New York, 1999
The Empire State Building, Lobby Gallery, "Snacks Over Manhattan," New York, New York, 1999
Bergdorf Goodman Men, "Snacks Over Manhattan," New York, New York, 1997

Selected Group Exhibitions:
Livingstone Gallery, "Berlin Projects," The Hague, Holland, 2016
Gallery Valentine, "Nutella E Tentazioni," Art Southampton, Southampton, New York, 2014
Vogelsang Gallery, "Kevin Berlin, New Paintings," Art Hamptons, Bridgehampton, New York, 2014.
Vogelsang Gallery, "Kevin Berlin, New Paintings," Brussels, Belgium, 2013.
Livingstone Gallery, "Drawing Amsterdam," Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2013
Gallery Valentine, "Andy Warhol and Kevin Berlin," Art Southampton, Southampton, New York, 2013
Livingstone Gallery, KUNST RAI Amsterdam Art Fair, Holland, 2013
Livingstone Gallery, "Face The Face," The Hague, Holland, 2013
Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Art Miami / Context, Miami, Florida, 2012
Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Art Hamptons, Bridgehampton, New York, 2012
Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Scope Miami, Miami, Florida, 2011
Mauger Modern Art, Korea International Art Fair (KIAF), Seoul, Korea 2011
Unit 24 Gallery, "Cats & Dogs," London, UK, 2011
RVS Fine Art, Art Hamptons, Bridgehampton, New York, 2011
Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Art Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 2010
Sandra Neustadter Gallery, “Art Palm Beach,” Palm Beach, Florida, 2010
McNeill Art Group, “Red Dot Art Fair,” Art Basel Miami Beach, Florida, 2009
Fuxin Gallery, "Shanghai Baby," Shanghai, China 2008
Rush Arts Gallery, "Art For Life," New York, New York 2008
Boss Invitational, "Sex and Drugs New York," Waregem, Belgium 2004
Bruce R. Lewin Gallery, "The Colossal Strappy Sandal," New York, New York, 2000
Mark Miller Gallery, "New York Contemporary," New York, New York, 2000
The Yellow Barn Gallery, "Eight Presidential Scholars," Glen Echo, Maryland, 1998
New York Coliseum, "Colossal Strappy Sandal Monument," New York, New York, 1997
Rockefeller Center, Rainbow Room, "Caviar Over Manhattan," New York New York, 1997
Madison Square Garden, "Snacks Over Manhattan," New York, New York, 1997

Selected Media:
Social Life Magazine, New York, New York, 2016.
Social Life Magazine, New York, New York, 2015.
Southampton Press, Southampton, New York 2014.
The Desert Sun, Palm Springs, California, 2014.
CBS Television, Palm Springs, California, 2014.
Hamptons Art Hub, Hamptons, New York, 2014.
Hamptons Magazine, Hamptons, New York, 2013.
Southampton Press, Southampton, New York, 2013.
Sag Harbor Express, Sag Harbor, New York, 2013.
Social Life Magazine, New York, New York, 2013.
Dan's Papers, Southampton, New York, 2013.
New York Times, New York, New York, 2012.
Miami Herald, Miami, Florida, 2011.
WVVHTV Hamptons Television, " David Nadal Presents," "Art Basel Miami," 2006—2010.
Shanghai Daily, Shanghai, China, 2009.
Southampton Press, Southampton, New York 2008.
Quest Magazine, New York, New York 2005.
BBC Radio Kent with Pat Marsh, United Kingdom, 2005.
WVVHTV Hamptons Television "Dave Nadal Presents," 2002—2005.
Exclusief Magazine, "Kevin Berlin," Antwerp, Belgium, 2004.
Interbusiness Magazine, St. Petersburg, Russia, 2003.
Dolce Vita Magazine, Prague, Czech Republic, 2002.
WNYC Public Radio, "The Next Big Thing," New York, NY, 2001.
M6. Paris Premiere, "Kevin Berlin: Sex & Drugs," Paris, France, 2001.
New York Post, 2001.
USA Today, 2001.
New York Times, Sunday Styles, 2000, 2001.
MTV Music Television, "Sexy Summer Swimwear," 2000.
WITG Chicago, "Weekly Arts," Chicago, IL 2000.
Hamptons Magazine, 1998, 2000.
Miami Herald, 2000.
CBS Sunday Morning with Charles Osgood, 1999.
Tokyo Television, "Morning Satellite," Tokyo, Japan, 1999.
New York Times, Sunday Magazine, 1998.
PBS Television, "National Arts Recognition and Talent Search," 1985.