Stevie Hanley is a lecturer in Adult Continuing Studies (ACE), the Early College Program (ECP) and the College Arts Access Program (CAAP) at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Hanley has exhibited extensively in Berlin, where he lived for six years, most notably at September, Kunstraum Bethanien, The Center for Endless Progress, Galerie Studio St. St. and Lucas Carrieri Gallery. While in Berlin he also worked as a curatorial assistant at the Schwules Museum and organized a number of independent curatorial projects. Hanley is the founder and co-curator of the Condo Association, an “anti-fascist queer experimental project space primarily exhibiting works by people of color, women and other marginalized artists.” Stevie Hanley recently completed a solo museum exhibition at the International Museum of Surgical Science. He has also exhibited in Istanbul (Artist Fair Tüyup, 2009 and 2010), Jerusalem (Artist House Jerusalem 2012), New York City (La Mama Galleria, 2013, 2016, 2017), Mexico City (Lodos Contemporary), Los Angeles (Dalton Warehouse, 2017), as well as a number of Chicago-based galleries: Flat Space (2014), Chicago Artists Coalition (2015 and 2016) and Julius Caesar (2015), Iceberg Projects (2016), Google Headquarters Chicago (2017), and the Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation (2017). Stevie Hanley will be a participant in the upcoming Terrain Biennial.
Hanley holds a BA from UC Berkeley in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus on the Self in the Post-Industrial Landscape and an MFA in Painting and Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.