ALEXANDRA PACULA
117 Grattan St. #212
Brooklyn, NY 11237
973-865-5610
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www.alexandrapacula.com

Born

1979, Poland

 

Education

 

MFA, Painting /Drawing, Montclair State University, Montclair NJ, 2006

BFA, Painting/ Drawing, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers the State University

       of New Jersey, 2002

 

Selected Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

 

2014  Luminous Heights, Galley Henoch, New York, NY 

2013  veloCity, Mighty Tanaka Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 

2013  Pacula/Ruddell, Two-Person Exhibit, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY

2012  Shifting Perspectives, Mighty Tanaka Gallery, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY

2011  Recent Works, Zadok Gallery, Miami, FL

2010  Turbulent Utopia, Mighty Tanaka Gallery, DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY

          Two-Person Exhibit, C2 Gallery, Long Island, NY

2009  Mighty Tanaka Presents: Alexandra Pacula and JMR, Dapper Dan Imperial    

          Gallery, New York, NY

2008  Evocations of the Night, BOS, Brooklyn, NY

2007  After Dark, Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ

2005  Bemused Satisfaction, MFA Gallery, MSU, Montclair, NJ

         Anywhere but Here, MFA Gallery, MSU, Montclair, NJ

 

Selected Group Exhibitions 

 

2015   Forces of Nature, One Art Space, New York, NY 

          McKinsey Exhibition, NYFA, New York, NY 

2014   Art Miami: Context,  Miami, FL 

          Holiday Group Show, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY 

          Second Time Around: The Hubcap as Art, The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley

          Winchester, VA

2013   Context/Art Miami Fair, Miami, FL

          The City, Gallery Henoch, New York,  NY

          Illuminators, OK Harris Works of Art, New York, NY          

          Art Stage Singapore, International Art Fair, Singapore

          Nocturnes: Romancing The Night, National Arts Club, New York, NY

          Caution! Not a Photo, Lazarev Gallery, Saint Petersburg, Russia

          Fountain Art Fair, New York, NY

2012   Urban Intersection, Quidley and Company Fine Art, Boston, MA

          Gallery Henoch. New York, NY

          Dark Pop 4, Last Rites Gallery, New York, NY

          Moscow Fine Art, Moscow, Russia

          Fountain Art Fair, Miami 

          Fountain Art Fair, NYC

          Art Moscow, International Fair of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia

2011   Galerie L’Oeil du Prince, Paris, France

          Dark Water, Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

          Paint Works, Gowanus Ballroom, Brooklyn, NY 

          Gallery Henoch, New York, NY

          artMRKT Hamptons, Bridgehampton, NY

          Vast Expenses- Shrinking Spaces, Paul Vincent Gallery, Hoboken, NJ

2010   12”x12”, Mighty Tanaka Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

          Aftershock: Lines and Vibrations, Alfa Art Gallery, New Brunswick, NJ

          Colectiva de Invierno, Galeria de Arte Mada Primavesi, Madrid, Spain

          NYFA Group show, Pfizer Inc., New York, NY

          Governors Island Art Fair, Governors Island, NY

          Art Hamptons, Bridgehampton, NY

          Storytelling, Memorial Sloan- Kettering Infusion Center, Brooklyn, NY

          Mystery Tour Revisited, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY

          Mystery Tour, Tompkins Sq. Library Gallery, New York, NY

          STOPMOTION, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY 

          Ars Graphis, Gitana Rosa Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

          Oil Slick, Exhibit/benefit, Gitana Rosa Gallery and BOS, Brooklyn, NY

          Art Cycle, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ

          It’s All a Blur, Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch, NJ

2009   Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

          Verge Art Fair, NYC

          Carnival, Gitana Rosa Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

          From Here to There, Arts Council of Morris Area, Morristown, NJ

          Governors Island Art Fair, Governors Island, NY

          Lilliput, Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ

2008   The Westinghouse Project, NJSOA Gallery, Newark, NJ

          Timeless: The Art of Drawing, Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ

          Fantasy or Reality, Gallery 364 , Brooklyn NY “Best of show winner”

          Del Veinte Galeria, Cantabria, Spain

          Lumen House Gallery, Arts Sale Benefit, Brooklyn, NY

2007   The Modified History of Downtown Newark, NJIT, Newark, NJ 

          Montclair in Manhattan, PPOW Gallery, New York, NY

          Lilliput, Tiny Art for Big People, Red Saw Gallery, Newark, NJ 

          Project 30, Juried online exhibition, Project30.com 

          99¢, Jersey City Museum and Victory Hall Inc., Jersey City, NJ

2006    Newark Between Us, National Newark building, Newark, NJ, 

          Jailhouse Revival, NJIT, Newark, NJ  

          Fresh Meat/Young Blood, New Jersey’s New Masters, The Shore Institute     

          of Contemporary Arts, Long Branch, NJ 

          Triscaidekamaniacal, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Axis Gallery, New York, NY

          Metro Show, Traveling Exhibition, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ

2005   Annual International Juried Exhibition, SICA, The Shore Institute of   

          Contemporary Arts, Long Branch, NJ 

          Newark Gallery Crawl, One Gateway Center, Newark NJ, 

          MSU Second Year MFA Show, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

          Amos Eno Biennale, Amos Eno Gallery, New York, NY

2002  Paul Robeson Cultural Center, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ

 

Awards and Honors

 

2010  The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation The Space Program,

          Robert Sterling Clark Visual Arts Space Award

          Fellow in Painting from the New York Foundation for the Arts

2008  Winner of Saatchi Showdown Competition

 

Publications

 

Artsy Editorial, October 2014

Fine Art Connoisseur, August 2014  

New York Magazine, May 6, 2013

Professional Artist Magazine, June/July, 2013

Expert Magazine. Russian, December 2012

Juxtapoz Magazine, February 2012

Huffington Post, March 2012

WATCH Magazine, Russian Edition No 6, 2011

The Visual ARTBEAT Magazine, Issue #7, 2011

Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art, July 2011

Artist Daily, August 2010

Polish Daily News “Nowy Dziennik”, July 2009, February 2010

Brooklyn Daily Eagle, December 2008

The Observer, November 2007         

Art in America, October 2006            

The Star Ledger, October 2006 

Atlanticville, June 2006

 

Public Collections

 

Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

Seton Hall University, South Orange NJ

CSU, California State University, CA