Summer McClinton

b. 1976

Solo Exhibitions

2013 Summer McClinton: A Retrospective, H W Gallery, 148th st., NYC

2012  Free Brain Candy, Chashama Gallery, 42nd st., NYC

2011 Fame Spa Mind Salon Art Experience, Chashama Installation Space, 23rd st., NYC

2010 Advertising for the Consumption of Ourselves, Chashama Gallery, 126th st., NYC

2008 Summer McClinton, The Tachles Gallery, NYC

2006 Summer McClinton, Art Salon 177, NYC

Group Exhibitions

2013 Motown to Def Jam, Leroy Neiman Art Center, 148th st., NYC

2013 Chashama Featured Artists, Scope Art Fair, NY

2013 The Way I See It, Arlene’s Grocery, Stanton st., NYC

2013 Subway Maps, 69 Gallery, Tribeca NYC

2010 My Favorite Pieces, Art Salon 177, NYC

2007 Second Life, Sensei Gallery, NYC

2006 Boomerang/Emerging Artists, Pool Art Fair, Miami, FL

2005 ACB Pop, Tokyo Pop Gallery, NYC

2001 Dark Side, Subculture Gallery, NYC


2012 National Endowment for the Arts Exhibition Grant

2011 National Endowment for the Arts Exhibition Grant

2005 Xeric Foundation Award and Publication Grant

2004 Barbara Fishman White Fellowship


2007 to present Chashama Studio Residency

2004 Vermont Studio Center Residency

Published Graphic Novels

2013 Masks of Anarchy, by Michael Demson,  Verso

2013 The Bohemians, by Paul Buhle,  Verso

2011 Gulf War: Portrait of the Artist as a Refugee, by Wafaa Bilaal, The Massachusetts Review: Casualty (Special Issue)

2010 My Week with Bogdan, by Summer McClinton, The Massachusetts Review Fall

2010 The Unrepentant Marxist, by Harvey Pekar & Louis Proyect , Random House

2009 Huntington, West Virginia “On The Fly” by Harvey Pekar, Random House

2008 The Beats, By Joyce Brabner, Hill & Wang

2008 SDS: A Graphic History,  by Harvey Pekar, Hill & Wang

2007 Thread: Strung Out and Stranded, by Emily Benz & Summer McClinton, Xeric Grant

2005 Thread: The Unraveling, by Emily Benz & Summer McClinton, Xeric Grant


The chashama Collection

Works held in private collections in England, France, Japan and the United States.