Exertion Gold Sunis an artist from Shantigar, a tiny kingdom, established on the belief that art can transform life: by giving voice to the silenced, making the invisible visible, and provoking wonder.
Through painting, drawing, photography, object making and writing, Exertion creates original expressions of cultural innovation.
Les Atelier, Baie-St.-Paul, QC, 2021
The Ocean Within, RAM Gallery, Brooklyn, NYC, 2017
Picture IS, Good Faith Space, Williamsburg, NYC, 2013
Artist-in-Residence, Les Atelier, Baie-St.-Paul, QC, 2020 & 2021
Artist-in-Residence, Santa Fe Art Institute, 2018
Poet-in-Residence, U.S. Department of Arts and Culture, 2015-2017
Artist-in-Residence, Chashama North, 2013
Featured Emerging Artist, ArtSlant.com, NY, 2013
Artist-in-Residence, Shantigar Foundation 2010-present