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Aqua Art 2023

Show | December 6th - 10th, 2023   

Aqua Art Miami, presented by Art Miami, held its 17th edition at the Aqua Hotel during Art Basel 2023. Aqua is known for presenting vibrant and noteworthy international art programs with a particular interest in supporting young and established galleries with strong emerging and mid-career artists.


Over the years, Aqua Art Miami has become a gathering place for collectors, curators and art lovers to discover fresh talent and acquire new works while exchanging cultural ideas and forming meaningful connections. This year, Aqua will also feature a programme of performances taking place daily by a roster of artists exhibiting at the fair.



Show | December 1st, 2023 - January 31st, 2024  

The Detroit Fine Arts Breakfast Club will hold its second annual Holiday show. Since moving from New York City to Detroit in 2021 I have joined this amazing group of artists. The Detroit Fine Arts Breakfast Club meets weekly and cultivates a space for local artists. Participating in this second annual show I included pieces printed on wood and taken in my previous homes, Oahu, Hawaii and Fort Lauderdale Florida.


Flash Point Exhibit

Las Laguna Art Gallery


Online Show | November 2nd - 30th, 2023   

For this exhibit Las Laguna Art Gallery in California accepted pieces that exemplified the theme of:


Photography provides many things; proof that something happened, the ability to capture a moment or memories, or as a means of communication.



Show | April 18th, 2023 - April 29th, 2023  

New York Center for Photographic Arts is holding a spring International Exhibit at Jadite Gallery in downtown Manhattan. The opening reception will take place on Thursday, April 20th from 6pm to 8pm. 


Moco Worldwide Bridgeport CT 

Bridgeport, Connecticut 

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Show | April 3rd, - May 14th , 2023  

World of Moco is located in the Heart of Bridgeport CT, Moco is a 4500 square foot creative facility with industry standard options for creating.


Show | January 5th, 2023 - January 28th, 2023  

Las Laguna Gallery is a contemporary and fine art gallery that features art from a diverse group of artists, representing a variety of mediums. ​Las Laguna Gallery is dedicated to the exploration and engagement of contemporary and fine art visual culture - regionally, nationally and internationally, through unique collaborations between artists, students and the community.

The current show has a botanical nature theme and my piece included is "Glimpse of Life" from my 2022 collection Peru: a Historical and Topographical Exploration. This piece was taken at the oasis in the desert of Huacachina.

The Holiday Art Show

Gallery 46

46 N. Saginaw Street Pontiac, MI 48341


Show | December 2nd, 2022 - January 6th, 2023  

As a relatively new resident to the state of Michigan it was a joy to participate in a show hosted by The Detroit Fine Arts Breakfast Club. The Holiday Art Show had a grand opening on December 2nd. This show was in partnership with The Detroit Fine Arts Breakfast Club and Gallery 46. The show was curated by Detroit’s own Henry Harper and Jaylin Whitfield-Wiggins. The show was so successful that it was extended through January 6th, 2023 instead of the original end date in December.

Art Basel Miami

Red Dot

318 NW 23rd St, Miami, FL 33127


Show | November 30th - December 4th, 2022   

For this exhibition I was represented by New York Center for Photographic Arts (NYC4PA) at booth 507. It was the debut of using a new medium to present my work. I included two pieces from my collection Peru: A Historical & Topographical Exploration. Both pieces were printed on metallic photo paper and mounted on acrylic with glass overlay.

Art Basel Miami


318 NW 23rd St, Miami, FL 33127


Show | November 30th - December 4th, 2022   

For this exhibition I was represented by Maria Elena Beneito Art at booth 917. Maria Elena Beneito is the Director of the Biennial Art festival in Argentina. The majority of artists in the group are from South America and my pieces included were also from South America. Both  pieces in this show were from my 2022 collection Peru: A Historical & Topographical Exploration.


  • Our booth won Best International Exhibit

  • I was personally awarded a certificate of excellence in the collection

  • As a collective we will exhibit together again during the Argentina 2024 Art Biennial

Aqua Art Miami

1530 Collins Avenue 

Miami Beach, FL 33139


Show | November 30th - December 4th, 2022   

For this exhibition I was represented by SHIM Art Network and we were in room 226. SHIM Art Network fills the gaps in the art world, providing digital and analog opportunities and resources to artists, curators, collectives, galleries, universities, and other organizations and affiliations. Shim Photography is based in Brooklyn and all four pieces I included in this show were printed in the SHIM darkroom. This included two images from Egypt and two images from Peru. The piece in the photo above is "Glimpse of Life" from the Peru collection, taken in the desert in Huacachina.

Far Away Places

Las Lagunas Gallery

577 South Coast Highway, Suite A1

Laguna Beach, CA 92651


Show | November 3rd - 30th, 2022   

For this exhibition Las Laguna Art Gallery challenged artists to submit any artworks that represented the idea of faraway places. Selected from hundreds of submissions, this show provides the viewer with a journey that includes views and snapshots of both real and imagined places across the globe and even the universe.

My piece that was selected for inclusion is from my new 2022 collection Peru: A Historical & Topographical Exploration.

Spectacular Black Girl Art Show

Detroit Circle Center

11425 Joseph Campau Avenue

Hamtramck, MI 48212


Show | October 23rd, 2022   3pm-8pm

A Spectacular Black Girl Art Show is a national exhibition tour that features the work of black women visual artists and artisans. 

I had the opportunity to be one of the exhibiting artists, showing work from my recent Peru collection as well as a soft launch of 5 new Detroit focused pieces. All new work sold out, did you get yours? Click the link above to see some highlights from the event.

Jill Krutick Fine Art Gallery

425 Mamaroneck Avenue

Mamaroneck, NY, 10543

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Exhibition | September 10th - October 4th, 2022

Jill Krutick Fine Art partnered with several SHIM Art Network groups — ArtCard, Vox Populi Print Collective, Bushwick Darkroom & Printmaking Mezzotint — to debut the exhibition of FIVE exquisite corpse projects involving over 200 artists! Each “corpse” is made up of a grid of artwork done by 40 artists. Collaborative art projects are challenging to pull off — but we did it!

SHIM has established several artist groups who wanted to come together to showcase their talents.

A printed version of this exhibition was on view in Venice from at the Centro Espositivo San Vidal located at campo San Zaccaria during The Venice Biennale of 2022 and is still on view through September 2022.

Las Laguna Art Gallery

Textures, Shapes, Patterns & Forms Exhibit

577 S. Coast Highway A-1

Laguna Beach, CA 92651

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Exhibition | September 1st - September 30th, 2022

Selected from hundreds of submissions, this exhibition explores Textures, Shapes, Patterns or Forms.

Themes include Abstract, Animals, Botanical, Cityscape, Countries, Fantasy, Figure, Landscape, Literary, Maritime Art, Modern, Nude, Photojournalism, Political, Portraiture, Seascape, Skyscape, Social Comment, Sporting Art, and Wildlife.​

Mediums include Acrylic, Airbrush, Bronze Charcoal, Collage, Color Pencil, Computer Art, Digital Art, Digital Photography, Drawings, Encaustic, Fiber Arts, Glass Art, Graphite, Illustration, Mixed Media, New Media, Oil, Pastel, Pen and Ink, Photo Assemblage, Printmaking, Sculpture, Traditional Photography, Video, and Watercolor.

Clio Art Fair

Chelsea, NYC


Exhibition | September 8th - 11th, 2022

The pieces in this collection are from a historical and topographical exploration of
Peru, from pebble beaches in the capital of Lima to 16,000 feet atop Rainbow Mountain and
down to the world wonder of Machu Picchu. Desert Oasis, snow capped mountains and salt mines
are all within the borders of this country and this collection provides a look at the vast beauty of
nature in this South American wonder. If you won't be in New York during the show you can still view the pieces and buy one to add to your collection. The Art Dealer Street link will be added after the fair with any  remaining pieces.

Atlantic Gallery

Chelsea, NYC

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Exhibition | August 9th - 21st, 2022

CourtAleise has three pieces in this New York City exhibit, including a brand new piece from Machu Picchu. Stop by Atlantic Gallery to pick up your favorite piece. Gallery hours are: Tues-Sat 12pm - 6pm and Thurs 12pm - 9pm. If you won't be in New York during the show you can still view the pieces and buy one to add to your collection, visit Artsy via the above link.

Venice Biennele,

Spazio SV, Venice Italy

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Exhibition | July 6 – September 10, 2022

One piece from my Egypt collection is included in this Venice collaborative exhibit. Spazio SV is one of the oldest art galleries in Venice Italy and it is an honor to be a part of this exhibit. Once the exhibit ends the pieces will be moved to a New York gallery.

Coral Springs Museum of Art

Coral Springs Museum of Art

Exhibition | July 11 – August 13, 2022

All pieces in this 1st Annual Empty Walls exhibit will be for sale as part of a fundraiser for the museum + artists. The event + sale will be a night of fun and excitement, you don't want to miss. 


Event details: Saturday August 13, 2022 5:30 - 8:30pm Active member VIP only - 5:30 - 6:30 Everyone - 6:30 - 8:30 Lite Bites, Music, Cash Bar + Exhibit & Sale

Delta Sigma Theta Detroit Alumnae Chapter Art Auction   April 2022


The three pieces above were included in the auction, Paradise in Curacao, Freedom and Egyptian Mystery. All pieces sold and proceeds will assist students in the community to pursue a higher educational degree and/or certification following their high school graduation.

February 2022


See.Me Artist Collective Feature


Art Basel 2021

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As a member of the See Me community I had 6 pieces exhibited during Art Basel 2021 in Miami Beach. All pieces were part of the Nzulezu, Ghana collection. 

The Louvre

July 2016

Photographers from around the world will be celebrated in a digital display at the
reception on July 13th at the Louvre Museum in Paris, France. The
 jury panel will select one photographer to be honoured at a reception hosted at the Louvre Museum in Paris. The Louvre is the most visited and most storied museum in the world. This event is being hosted by See.Me.


I have been selected as one of the photographers whose work will be displayed with a reception at the Louvre July 13th. Will you be in Paris? Contact me and come check out the exhibit.

LandEscape Art Review

Published June 2015

CourtAleise Photography has been chosen for a 20 page feature in the art review magazine LandEscape. Make sure to come back and read the article once it has been published. The link below will send you straight to the beginning of my pages. You will be intrugied by the interview questions and responses, as well as taken on a visual journey with the pieces that are included.

Landscape & Memory International Exhibit

April 20 -May 16, 2015

In Cavan Town, Ireland at the Johnston Farnham Gallery an exhibition titled ‘Landscape and Memory’ curated by visual artist Marilyn Gaffney opened in late April. The exhibit coinsides with the Bealtaine Festival 2015 and is comprised of 22 international artists, Courtney Aleise Henderson included. My pieces that were presented included DIamond Head, Old San Juan and Venice life. The exhibit was so well received that the pieces will now be included in another exhibit in Ireland taking place in early June.

Journey Tribute Concert & Art Show

Fort Lauderdale, FL March 14, 2015

If you’re looking for some great free outdoor entertainment in the next few months, just follow the trail of Food Trucks which often accompany the live music and family friendly events which go hand in hand at parks and amphitheaters administered by cities such as Sunrise, Margate, and Parkland.


The Journey Tribute Concert & Art Show is one of these events, taking place at beautiful Leiberman Botanical Gardens in Lauderhill. This is an event you don't want to miss.

WOMEN DO IT! Traveling Art Exhibit With Women’s Caucus For Art

Multiple dates and 7 locations

Seven unique CourtAleise pieces were chosen to be part of the Women Do It! Traveling Art Exhibit. The purpose of this exhibit is to empower women everywhere by using art to highlight things that women do, such as accomplishments, business positions and more.


The exhibit began in New York City with the Women’s Caucus Art and College 

Art Association Conferences that took place in February 2015.


The next two stops this year are also in New York. First, the UN Commission on the Status of Women Conference, International Caucus from March 9-20, 2015.


Read more about the sponsor - the Women's Caucus for Art (WAC) below.

Brooklyn Exhibit: GreenPoint Gallery

Janury 30, 2015

The first art event of the year for CourtAleise Photography is participating in GreenPoint Gallery's January salon show. There will be 5 original CourtAleise canvas prints available for sale, including two never before seen pieces with a different perspective of New York and North Carolina. You dont want to miss this. If you're in New York come on over to Brooklyn Friday, Jauary 30th, 2015 for a show to remember. The Gallery is located at 390 McGuinness Blvd, Brooklyn, NY and the event starts at 8pm. See you there.

Scope International

December 2014

With over 65 art fairs spanning more than a decade, SCOPE is the largest and most global art fair in the world, celebrated as the premier showcase for international emerging contemporary art and multi-disciplinary creative programming. CourtAleise Photography was one of the artists who were able to exhibit with Scope during their Art Basel Miami Beach edition in 2014. Renowned for its uncanny ability to forecast new visual trends that are embraced globally, SCOPE Art Shows in Miami Beach, Basel, New York, London and the Hamptons have garnered extensive critical acclaim, with sales of over $800 million and attendance of over 1,000,000 visitors.

Art Basel Yacht

December 2014

Court Aleise Photography was one of the featured artists on an Art Basel yacht cruise. The pieces exhibited were each 16 x 20 canvas, featuring landscapes from Stockholm, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, NYC and South Florida. All pieces are available for sale. The event was hosted by Liv Aliv Social Group. Find out more about them through the link below.

Art Basel Miami Beach

December 2014

Courtney, the artist behind CourtAleise Photography, at a red carpet event at the beginning of Art Basel week in Miami Beach, Florida. Art Basel is an international art event that takes place yearly in Basel, Switzerland (where it originated), Hong Kong and Miami Beach, Florida. Lauded as the preeminent art event, Art Basel brings together hundreds of thousands of artists, galleries, collectors, creatives and art lovers in a week long showcase of talent.

RAW Artists Showcase

May 22, 2014

In May I will be a featured artist at a RAW Artists Showcase in Miami. The event will feature a fashion show as well as art show, taking place in Miami's infamous Wynwood art district. Click the link below to view my RAW Artist page and buy a ticket to the show. Purchasing tickets through my showcase page comes with several perks. You will automatically be added to my guestlist and you can enter through the VIP line and not wait in general admission. Also the tickets are $15 instead of $20 cash only the night of the event. See you at LMNT on May 22nd!

Outdoor Success

April 26, 2014

Thank you to everyone who came to the city of Lauderhill's Jammin in the Park Art fest. I brought some of my newest work printed on both metal and canvas. And a special thank you to all of my new customers. I hope your newly owned CourtAleise Photography artwork brings you much joy.


If you were not able to attend the event, don't worry. Pictures will be uploaded this week. if you saw a piece that you are interested in owning please feel free to send me an email.

Jammin' in the Park

April 26, 2014

Join me on Saturday April 26th, 2014 for a fun day of Art and Music. It's that time of year for the 6th annual Throw Back Celebrity Golf Weekend and Jammin in the Park Art Fest, hosted by the city of Lauderhill. The event will take place at the Ilene Liberman Botanical Gardens from 2pm until 10 pm.


I will have a table with framed art, landscape and cityscape photography on metal and luxury destination greeting cards. Admission and parking are both free. Come check out my work as well as other Fort Lauderdale local artists. I look forwad to seeing you there.


April 2014

Did you miss the opening night of the Paris solo art exhibit? Don't worry, the exhibit will be on display for the entire month of April at the African American Research Library and Cultural Center in Fort Lauderdale. Please take time to sign my guestbook at the exhibit, I want to know you were there and to read your feedback. Interested in purchasing one of the pieces? Click the link below to see which pieces are still available and send a message through the comments page about which piece you would like to own.

Destination Exhibit: Paris

April 2014

The African American Research Library and Cultural Center in Broward County Florida is having destination themed exhibits from March until the end of the year, with a grand opening the first Friday of each month. The first destination was Mardi Gras and the second was South Africa, premiering March 7 and there will be 2 tickets to visit South Africa raffled off. Paris, France is the destination for the month of April with the grand opening on April 4, featuring CourtAleise Photography. San Paolo Brazil is coming to the AARLCC in June followed by the Greek Isles in September and Ghana in October.

Armory Week in NYC

March 5 - 7, 2014

CourtAleise Photography will be featured Saturday, March 8, 2014 during the Chelsea Day & Brooklyn Night of New York CIty's annual Armory Art Week. The See.Me Exhibition Space is at 26-19 Jackson Ave.Long Island City, NY 11101 and the opening will take place from 7pm until 10pm with wine and live music.  In its sixteen years, The Armory Show has become an international institution, and every March, artists, galleries, collectors, critics and curators from all over the world make New York City their destination.

Brooklyn Night Bazaar

January 2014

CourtAleise Photography was one of the selected"See.Me" artists featured in the month of January at the Brooklyn Night Bazaar. The Bazaar is a night market as well as a concert space that has independent vendors, musicians, artists and chefs. Not only can you enjoy the delicious food while looking at the breathtaking art, but there is also entertainment as well. In addition to concerts there is  black light mini gold and table tennis. It is always free to visit the Bazaar. The address is 165 Banker Street, Brooklyn, New York 11222. They are open Fridays from 7pm until 1am and Saturdays from 6 pm until midnight.

Peripheral ARTeries feature

June 2013

Peripheral ARTeries is a monthly online art review magazine. The June issue heas an 8 page feature spread on Courtney A. Henderson and CourtAleise Photography from pages 93 to 99. In these seven pages you will be able to find out more about the vision for CourtAleise Photography as well as a more personal view of the artist Courtney A. Henderson. Click the explore link to read this issue of the magazine.

Visual Arts & Music Miami

June 15th, 2013

Visual Arts and Music was a sophisticated evening fused with beautiful artwork and music produced by various artists from South Florida. Courtney A. Henderson was the featured visual artist for the event which took place at Eclectic Miami. Click Explore to see a few of the 40 different pieces that were on display as well as photos from the two interviews that took place, and some of the satisfied customers who purchased art at the event.

African American Resarch Library and Cultural Center

June - July 2013

Courtney was one of four artists invited to display a new exhibit for viewing during the Thurgood Marshall College Fund awards dinner at the African American Research Library and Cultural Cener on June 6th, 2013. TMCF supports and represents nearly 300,000 students attending its 47 member-schools that include HBCUs, medical schools and law schools. Her landscape photography exhibit will remain on display throughout the months of June and July.


May 2012

I have had the opportunity to photograph several of the tours for the official Wynwood Artwalk website. Miami's Wynwood Artwalk takes place the 2nd Saturday of every month in Miami's famed art district. More than 60 different art galleries spanning several blocks open for this event. Thousands of people peruse the galleries and outdoor art to view the stunning works of photography, paintings, multimedia fixtures, sculptures, installations, ceramics and more. This event draws artists and art enthusiasts from around the world. I will also be blogging about upcoming events taking place in the infamous Miami Wynwood art district. To stay updated about Wynwood events click Explore.

April 2013

Broward county's most trusted newspaper, the Sun Sentinel, chooses photos from their instagram followers that they feel are representations of something in South Florida. Several of the photos, deemed stunning by the Sun Sentinel photographers are placed on the Sun Sentinel website, others on the official Sun Sentinel instragram page and a select few are also printed in the Lifestyle section of the newspaper.

My photo was chosen for both the website and also published in print on Sunday, April 14, 2013. "University of Miami professor Courtney Henderson takes the opportunity to grade students' papers outdoors in Lauderdale Lakes. "I'm always productive outside," Henderson said.

April 2013

I had the pleasure of having two of my Fort Lauderdale Beach photos featured in an art show hosted by the Daisy Coffee House. The Daisy Coffee House is a coffee shop in Lauderdale by the Sea that appreciates and supports local artists.

Each month they have new art ranging from photography and painting to sculptures. All of the art featured is the work of local South Florida artists. My work was featured for the month of April.

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