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Alexandra Wiesenfeld
updated: 07/12/2012
website: www.alexandrawiesenfeld.com
 
   
 
 
     
 
Artwork Title
art-medium
art-year
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wolf diptych
triptych with pig
bound
black sheep triptych
heads
rider
divers
sculpture heads
grid#2
Grid#2
water tower man
girl
 
 
Portfolio Keywords:  portraiture, figurative, landscape, conceptual, psychological, memory
 
 
wolf diptych by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
wolf diptych
mixed media on paper
2011
48" x  50" 
triptych with pig by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
triptych with pig
mixed media on paper
2010
36"" x  60"" 
bound by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
bound
mixed media on paper
2012
48 " x  24 " 
black sheep triptych by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
black sheep triptych
mixed media on paper
2010
48"" x  75"" 
heads by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
heads
mixed media on paper
2012
48 " x  75 " 
rider by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
rider
acrylic on paper
2012
48 " x  24 " 
divers by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
divers
mixed media on paper
2012
48 " x  24 " 
sculpture heads by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
sculpture heads
mixed media on paper
2011
72"" x  55"" 
grid#2 by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
grid#2
mixed media on paper
2012
96 " x  250 " 
Grid#2 by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
Grid#2
mixed media on paper
2012
96" x  250" 
water tower man by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
water tower man
mixed media on paper
2012
48" x  24" 
girl  by Alexandra Wiesenfeld
girl
mixed media on paper
2012
48" x  24" 

Artist Statement

Things have a way of being specific, of presenting to the world a defined appearance while the underlying story is so much more complex, layered and fleeting. This is the dichotomy that draws me towards figuration,while avoiding illustrative solutions.

 

Artist Bio / CV

1967 Munich

1995 MFA, MSU; Montana
1990 BFA , Pomona College; CA

2012 XVY, "Hyperbole", LA, CA

"Landscape and Architecture ", Irvine Fine Arts Center

"Portrait and Still Life ", Irvine Fine Arts Center 

"Drawing ", Valley College

2011 KM gallery, solo show "Occasional Beast", LA, CA 

2010  LA Art House; "Impressionism Today", LA, CA 

Torrance Art Museum, "Self Portraiture Today"

Karlshütte"Nord Art"; Budelskofen, Germany

2009 Happy Lion Gallery; "Manmade" 

2008 Art LA Santa Monica

Black Maria,, LA, CA

2007 The Happy Lion Gallery; LA, CA


Scope Miami, FL

Roswell Musum of Art,Roswell, NM

2005 Angles Gallery; The Great Outdoors; Santa Monica; CA

2004 San Jacinto College;San Jacinto, CA

Rathaus; Landshut, Germany

Track 16;The best album covers...; Santa Monica, CA

Eagle Rock Cultural Center; LA, CA

2001 Roswell Museum of Art; NM

Delta Axis; Memphis, TN

Post Gallery; LA,CA

Pico Riviera Center for the Arts; CA

2000 Dactyl,The Look of Love, NYC

Dirt Gallery, LA, CA

Dactyl; NYC, NY

CSPS; Cedar Rapids; IA

1998 Art Musum of Missoula; , MT

Chico Art Center; Chico, CA

Dactyl Foundation; NYC

University of Missoula, Gallery; The Madness of ..., MT

Jan Baum Gallery; LA, CA

1995 Paris Gibson Museum of Art; Great Falls, MT

Experience

present Assistant professor of Art; LACC

Awards
2005 New American Painting; Pacific Coast December Issue; 2005
2000 Fellowship and residency at Roswell Foundation for the Arts, NM; 1996/97 Montana Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship
1993-94 Liquitex Grant of Excellence
1993 President’s Prize; Montana State University;MT1990 Phi Beta Kappa; Magna cum Laude; Pomona College,CA M. Gilbert Award, Pomona College, CA; 1987-89 Flintridge Grant; Beaver Prize; Women’s President ; Pomona College

Bibliography
Art World Magazine, 12/ 2007, p.132; London UK
The Downtown News; Not to be missed; February, 2007
Nico Israel; Conspiracies; Catalogue essay for Eagle Rock Center for the Arts; 2003
The Memphis Flyer;8/16th, 2001
The Commercial Appeal; Pick of the Week;`8/ 2001
Zingmagazine; Vol I; issue 2; p. 34-36