Alex Branch | Brooklyn, New York

EDUCATION
MFA SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY        
BFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
EDGE Professional Development Program, Artist Trust, Seattle, WA

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS
2015 Apexart International Research Fellowship, Athens, Greece 
2011-12 Art and Design Scholarship, State University of New York, Purchase
2011-12 In Praise of Merit Scholarship, State University of New York, Purchase
2011-12 Windgate Scholarship, State University of New York, Purchase
2009 Virginia Commonwealth University Summer Studio Program, Richmond, VA 2007 Blue Mountain Center Artist Residency, Blue Mountain Lake, NY                 1998-99 School of the Art Institute of Chicago Merit Scholarship, Chicago, IL

EXHIBITIONS/SCREENINGS
2015
Lilac Art Series, Lilac Steamship Preservation Project, Pier 25 Hudson River, NY
The End, Winter Shack, Classon-Fulgate Garden, Brooklyn, NY
2014
Bad Luck. Figment Festival, Governor’s Island, NY
Fold Out/Fold In,Winter Shack, Brooklyn, NY                                                    2013
Extremely Short Film Festival, Aurora Picture Show: Houston, TX, 
Juror, Emily Doe, Sundance Film Festival
2012
8 Degrees. Lu Magnus Gallery, New York, NY                                                    Between The Walls. Crawl Space, Silver Lake, NY
2011
Make The Road By Walking, Curated by Stamatina Gregory, Passage Gallery, Purchase, NY                       
And I have A Bridge To Sell You, Passage Gallery, Purchase, NY
College Art Association Exhibition, Hunter College Times Square Gallery, New York, NY
2010
Trial and Error, Richard and Dolly Maas Gallery, Purchase, NY                     Title. SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY
2009
Day Job, Dexter Gallery, Seattle, WA                                       
Smash It And Grab It.  VCU Gallery, Richmond, VA
Pint Sized.  Locker 50B, Richmond, VA
Drawing As A Verb. Ouch My Eye, Seattle, WA
2008
Ashes To Ashes, Biodegradable Coffin Show. Good Shepherd Center, Seattle, WA Encroachment. AFS Gallery, Seattle, WA
Ship It.  Ouch My Eye, Seattle, WA
Bread Baby Installation.  Myrtle Edwards Park, Seattle, WA
2007
Poemscape. Red Rover Series, Nature Center, Chicago, IL                       
Mutiny. AFS Basement, Seattle, WA
2006
Contagion. Washington Ensemble Theater, Seattle, WA                             
2005
Quarantine. Prudential Building, Seattle, WA                                  
Coyote Art Auction. Seattle, WA
2002 
Breath. Remmington-May Gallery, Racine, WI                               
Flying Contraption. Remmington-May Gallery, Racine, WI

CURATED EXHIBITIONS
2015
Winter Shack Season Two, co-curated with Nicole Antebi, in partnership with Brooklyn Queens Landtrust and Classon-Fulgate Garden
2014
Bad Luck. Figment Festival, Governor’s Island, NY, co-curated with Nicole Antebi.
For this event we curated a series of lectures/demonstrations/readings/performances that took place under a structure we constructed from broken umbrellas collected from the streets of New York.
Winter Shack Season One. Bed-Stuy Brooklyn, co-curated with Nicole Antebi
Season specific readings/art installations/performances/lecture series 
2012    
Between The Walls, Crawl Space, Silver Lake, NY                                             (After the opening the exhibiting was permanently sealed inside the walls)








 
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