Born 1983 in Detroit, Michigan


2014 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture - Madison, ME

2010 MFA Hunter College - New York, NY

2005 BFA College for Creative Studies - Detroit, MI

2004 AICAD New York Studio Program - New York, NY



Facsimile, University of Michigan Stamps Gallery - Ann Arbor, MI


Becoming a Sculpture, Simone DeSousa Gallery - Detroit, MI


NADA Miami, (two-person booth with Michael Luchs) Simone DeSousa Gallery - Miami, FL

The Fingertip is an Image Forming Organ of Sight, Coop Gallery - Nashville, TN


Statue Maker, (two-person exhibition with Rebecca Gilbert) Cleopatra’s - Brooklyn, NY


Thinking Colon, Popps Packing - Hamtramck, MI


Rebecca Gilbert + Kylie Lockwood, Cave Gallery - Detroit, MI



White Columns 2022 Benefit Exhibition + Auction, White Columns - New York, NY

Stop Making Sense, Center Gallery - Detroit, MI


Envision: The Michigan Artist Initiative, University of Michigan Stamps Gallery - Ann Arbor, MI

Art Mile, Simone DeSousa Gallery - Detroit, MI

The Position of the Sun in the Sky, curated by Bridget Finn, White Columns Online - New York, NY


Landlord Colors, curated by Laura Mott, Cranbrook Art Museum - Bloomfield Hills, MI

Durable Flexible, Popps Packing - Hamtramck, MI

Third Shift, Flophouse - Royal Oak, MI


ANHELO ANHELO, 407 Nine Mile - Hazel Park, MI

Root of the Head, Simone DeSousa Gallery - Detroit, MI

Offshore Residency Benefit, Jack Hanley Gallery - New York, NY

At Large Part 2, Reyes/Finn - Detroit, MI

At Large, Reyes/Finn - Detroit, MI


Et Tu, Art Brute?, Andrew Edlin Gallery - New York, NY

quiet quiet, Adrian College Valade Gallery - Adrian, MI

Lightduress, Organized by Baby Grand at Circa Modern - Chicago, IL

Cabinet, David B. Smith Gallery - Denver, CO

Now Burning, Boarder Patrol Gallery - Portland, ME


It Runs Deep, Baby Grand Gallery - Detroit, MI 

The Scent of Rain on Dry Earth, Detroit Artists Market - Detroit, MI


CONDENSED MATTER COMMUNITY, Synchrotron Radiation Center - Stoughton, WI

No Thorns No Throne, Lord Ludd - Philadelphia, PA

Whisper Well, Butter Projects - Royal Oak, MI

algún/another, Terminal 205 - Cholula, Puebla  


If We Carry On Speaking the Same Language to Each Other, We Are Going to End Up Repeating the Same History, Organized by Mikaela Assolent and Flora Katz, PARMER - New York, NY

Abstracticus, PASSENGER - Detroit, MI

Video Center / Delectricity, N’Namdi Center for Contemporary Art - Detroit, MI

U:L:O: Part II / Paper for the Sky, Interstate - Brooklyn, NY

Cosmic Needs, Dossier Outpost - New York, NY

Shhh…, Skowhegan Bearden Studio 2 - Madison, ME

Repeat/Delete, Gallery5 - Richmond, VA


Biennial 27, South Bend Museum of Art - South Bend, IN

BYOB, North End Studios - Detroit, MI

CKTV, Curated by Cleopatra’s and Chris Rice, BAM - Brooklyn, NY

Love Library, Printed Matter - New York, NY


Una Exposicion De Fotos De Artistas, Mediodia Chica- Madrid, Spain 


DETROIT MUSCLE: New Aesthetic Trends from the Motor City, Purdue University East Gallery - West Lafayette, IN

Nude, Butter Projects - Royal Oak, MI


Brooklyn is Burning, PS1 MOMA - Long Island City, NY 

Site Unseen, The Project Space at Royal College of Art - London, UK

Being Here, Curated by Shawna Cooper, Shelley DeMaria, and Kathleen Brey, Hunter College MFA Building - New York, NY

The Art of The Artist’s Book, Oakland University Gallery - Rochester, MI

Love and Loss (I miss you Hugh Grant), Hood College - Frederick, MD

Dance Ghost, Vaudeville Park Gallery - Brooklyn, NY

Projections, curated by Cleopatra’s shown at: The Glasslands Gallery - Brooklyn, NY, and CANADA gallery - New York, NY


Projections, curated by Cleopatra’s shown at: MaxHansDaniel group show, Auto Center - Berlin, Germany, iCi exhibition, NADA - Miami, FL, Independent Curators International Benefit - New York, NY and Cave Gallery - Detroit, MI

All the Splendors of the Earth, Center Galleries - Detroit, MI

If the Dogs are Barking, Apartment Show at Artists Space - New York, NY                                                     


Realism, Robert Kidd Gallery - Birmingham, MI 


Kinder, Juris Galleries - Detroit, MI

The Black Album, Commonwealth Contemporary Gallery - Detroit, MI


Lovers and Thieves, NYSP - New York, NY 



Envision: The Michigan Artists Initiative Finalist, Stamps Gallery University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI 


Innovate Grant - Dover, DE

Red Bull Arts Micro Grant - Detroit, MI


Offshore Residency, Artist in Residence - Bucks Harbor, ME

Caldera Residency - Sisters, OR 


Third Culture Project Grant Recipient for a collaborative project with the University of Oregon's Department of Cognitive Neuroscience - Oregon Arts Commission, OR

Hambidge Residency Program Fellowship at The Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences - Rabun Gap, GA


Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture


Contemporary Artists Center Residency - Troy, NY

Cloud Prize Recipient - Philadelphia, PA


Altoids Award Nominee at the New Museum - New York, NY


AICAD New York Studio Residency Program - New York, NY


Langford, Addie, “Becoming a Sculpture: Addie Langford on the work of Kylie Lockwood” Detroit Research: On Sound Vol 3, p 259-280. 2022

Lockwood, Kylie, “Artist Notes: A Gallery Walk and Correspondence” Detroit Research: On Sound Vol 3, p 281-294. 2022

Guttenplan, Zoe, “EMERGENCY INDEX: An Annual Document of Performance Practice Vol. 9” Ugly Duckling Press. 2020

“SEISMA: Edition 1 Neuroscience” p 22-23. 2020

“Sailing with Artists” DRAWN: The Infinite Sea No 1. p 200-210. 2020

“25 Detroit-area artists you should follow on Instagram.” Metro Times. January 24, 2020

Letts, K.A. “Kylie Lockwood: Becoming a Sculpture” Detroit Art Review. November 26, 2019

Mott, Laura. “Landlord Colors: On Art, Economy, and Materiality” Exhibition Catalog, Cranbrook Museum of Art, p 148-149. 2019

Mies, Morgan. “95 Kylie Lockwood” Essay’d. March 20, 2018

Saltz, Jerry. “See Et Tu, Art Brute?” New York Magazine. December 27, 2017

Elbaor, Caroline. “5 Summer Shows to See Before They Close” Artnet News. August 3, 2016

Meier, Allison. “Contemporary Takes on the Self in a Manhattan Church” Sept 14, 2015

Andrews, Cortney. “Reforming Mirror” Sept 10, 2015

Tai, Cedric. Infinite Mile, Issue 05: “The three best exhibitions of 2013 took place in artist-run spaces” April 2014

Cotter, Holland. New York Times: “Americanana” Dec 2, 2010

Siegel, Katy. “Interview with Robert Gober and Kylie Lockwood” Americanana Catalogue, Hunter College Art Galleries, New York, NY 2010

Cooper, Shawna, DeMaria, Shelley, and Brey, Kathleen (ed.) “Being Here Catalogue,” Hunter College MFA Building, New York, NY 2010

LaRocca, Lauren. Frederick News-Post: “Love and Loss (I miss you Hugh Grant)” Jan 22, 2010

Altoids Award Catalogue. New Museum. New York, NY 2008

Doster, Eve. Metro Times: “Day and Night” Jan 4, 2006

Mazzei, Rebecca. Metro Times: “Paper View” Oct 19, 2005

Sousanis, Nick. “The Sixth Show” Sept 21, 2005

Doster, Eve. Metro Times: “Day and Night” Aug 24, 2005

Sousanis, Nick. “Commonwealth Contemporary Art Gallery; New Kids on the Block” Mar 25, 2005

Mazzei, Rebecca. Metro Times: “An Afternoon with Louise” Feb 23, 2005