Keegan Luttrell is a multi-media artist living and working in Berlin. She completed her MFA in sculpture at Mills College in Oakland, California in 2013. She graduated from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2008 with a BFA in Art History, Theory and Criticism and a concentration in Photography. She has exhibited her works in Berlin, London, Geneva, Athens, San Francisco, Oakland, New York City, Austin, Baltimore and Boston. Luttrell explores themes of vulnerability, fear and protection, emphasising the most fragile aspects of human existence through sculpture, video and performance.  

Born in Knoxville, TN 1986, lives and works in Berlin, DE


2013    Mills College, MFA in Sculpture, Oakland CA
2008    Maryland Institute College of Art, BFA Art History, Photography Concentration, Baltimore MD
2007    International American University, Centre d’Art et Culture, Aix en Provence France

Solo/Two Person Exhibitions

2021    Hošek Contemporary, PALISADE, Berlin DE
2019    Centrum Berlin, For Joan, Berlin DE
2017    DISPLAY, Armour, Berlin DE
2016    Karibuni, Thread, Olive Barrel Collective, Berlin DE
2015    Foound, Identity Theft, Geneva CH
2013    Backstock Gallery, No Man’s Land, Oakland CA
2011    The Ellipsis Space at Will Brown Gallery, Like Ravens, San Francisco                        
            Emporium Center Gallery, uproot, Knoxville TN

Group Exhibitions

2021    Napolean Complex, Hot Mess II, Berlin DE
2020    Prince Charles, Hot Mess, Berlin DE
            Villa Lena Foundation, Autumn Exhibition, Tuscany IT
            Don’t Touch Me, Group Exhibition curated by Rosie Reed, London UK
2019    Studio Alicja Kwade, Studio Exhibition + Warming, Berlin DE
2018    Kunsthalle Osnabrück, Young Urban Performing Arts Festival, Osnabrück DE
            UY Studios, Gender Archive, Berlin DE
            Milk Mountain, in the production of Faust at the Chicago Lyric Opera, Chicago IL
2017    Agora Collective, Fault Lines, Berlin DE
            Festival of Future Nows at Hamburger Bahnhof, Mi Cuerpo es Mio, Berlin DE
            Fata Morgana, Mitte Media Festival, Berlin DE
            The Living Gallery, Priestess, Brooklyn NY
            Paul Studios & Berlin Performing Arts Festival, Fragile Matter, Berlin DE
            International Center of Photography, Digital Fairytales Volume II, New York NY
2016    Transmission Art Festival, Athens GR
2015    Project Space I/II/II, Erasure, Momentum Residency, Berlin DE
            Impact Hub, L’artfair, Geneva CH
2014    Backstock Gallery, Next: The One Year Anniversary Show, Oakland CA
            The Art Foundation in conjunction with Create an Accident, uP, Athens GR
2013    Google Headquarters, Image Search, Mountain View CA
            San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, NextNewCA, San Jose CA
            Mills College Art Museum, Compound Vision, Oakland CA
            Arc Gallery, Futures, San Francisco CA
2012    Incline Gallery, Ascent, San Francisco CA
            SOMArts, Annual Murphy & Cadogan Art Awards, San Francisco CA
            The 1st International Santorini Biennale, Santorini, GR
            Royal None Such Gallery, Fortnight: Take Shelter, Oakland CA
2008    Papa B Studios, I’m Not There, Brooklyn NY

Residencies, Awards & Other

2020             Winner of the Hošek Contemporary Art Prize
2019             Villa Lena Resident Artist
2017             Currently Represented by Art Jaws,
2015             Momentum: A Center for Time - Based Media Residency in Berlin DE
2014    Featured Artist
2014             Gallery Crawl Nightlife Featured Artist at California Academy of Sciences
2014             Kala Institute Resident Artist
2013             Herringer Award for Excellence in Art
2013             Headlands Graduate Fellowship Nominee
2012             Murphy & Cadogan Fellowship in the Fine Arts
2012             Herringer Award for Excellence in Art
2011-2013    Affiliate with Lobot Gallery, Oakland CA
2011             Betsy Worden Resident Artist at the Emporium Center, Knoxville TN
2011-2013    Graduate Art Alumnae Scholarship, Mills College
2004-2008    Presidential Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art


2020    Texturmag interview by Juli Cordray.
2017     Emergency Index Performing Arts Publication.
2016    “Iconoclasta: Keegan Luttrell”,, by Gianfranco Pena Tores.
2015    “Artist Spotlight; Keegan Luttrell”,, by Tiffany Yau.
2015    “Examining Reason: Keegan Luttrell”, Nu Mode Magazine, by Irina  Romashevskaya. 
2014    “UPROOT: Keegan Luttrell”, SOUL Magazine by Viviana Miliaresi.
2013    “Compound Vision” at Mills College, by Lenora Lutz,
2013    Mills College MFA Exhibition, a ‘Compound Vision’, by Kristin Farr,
2013    MFA Now Annual Publication, Root Division San Francisco CA
2013    On the Horizon,  San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery .
2012    MFA Now Annual Publication, Root Division, San Francisco CA.