SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 / Dickinson College. Wait for the Echo (solo). Carlisle, PA                                                      
2015 / Tiger Strikes Asteroid. All Echo (solo). Philadelphia, PA

2013 / Giampietro Gallery. Ghost Stories (solo). New Haven, CT
           Towson University. Traces of Remains (solo). Towson, MD

2012 / Tiger Strikes Asteroid. Lean To (solo). Philadelphia, PA

2011 / Lawndale Art Center. Ballast Break. Houston, TX
          Mt Airey Contemporary. Alexis Granwell and Rick Lewis. Philadelphia, PA

2010 / Bryan Miller Gallery. Wax and Wane (solo). Houston, TX

2009 / Tiger Strikes Asteroid. Broken, To Bring Forth (solo). Philadelphia, PA

2008 / Arlington Center for the Arts. An Infinite Distance (solo). Arlington, VA

2007 / Jenny Jaskey Gallery. Navigating the Ecstasy (solo). Philadelphia, PA

2005 / Europos Parkas Museum. Blueprint for Love (solo). Vilnius, Lithuania

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016 / Field Projects. Risky Behavior. New York, NY
           Trestle Contemporary Art Gallery. +1. New York, NY
           Moore College of Art and Design. Altered States. Philadelphia, PA  
           Savery Gallery. Side by Side. Philadelphia, PA
           SOIL Art. Gallery Lost in Transit. Seattle, WA

2015 / Savery Gallery. Pressure Points. Philadelphia, PA
           Guest Spot at The Reinstitute. Self Organized-Artist Run. Baltimore, MD
           Select Art Fair. Do it/Make It/ Yourself. New York, NY
           Elephant. Materialist. Curators Megan Mueller and Sam Scharf. Los Angeles, CA
           500X. Gallery Family Ties. Curators Bonny Leibowitz and Julie Torres. Dallas, TX
           Momenta. Art New Work. City Curator Julie Torres. New York, NY
           Tyler School of Art. Mutable Matrix. Curator Amze Emmons. Philadelphia, PA
           Moravian College. Tiger Strikes Asteroid. Curator Todd Baldwin. Bethlehem, PA

2014 / 2 Rivington St. LES SECOND FAMILY.  Curator Julie Torres. New York, NY  
           The Print Center. Pressed and Bound. Philadelphia, PA
           Pentimenti Gallery. Complementary Colors. Philadelphia, PA
           (e)merge Art Fair. Washington DC
           Artspace Liberti. Drawing Now. Philadelphia, PA                
           Hemphill Fine Arts. Paper Paradox. Curator Helen Frederick. Washington DC

2013 / Fjord Chorus Effect. Curator Tabitha Piseno. Philadelphia, PA
           Moore College of Art and Design. Liminal Sites. Philadelphia, PA
           TSA New York. Correspondence II. Brooklyn, NY

2012 / International Print Center. New Prints Program. Curator Claire Gillman. New York, NY
           Bryan Miller Gallery. Slow Release. Houston, TX
           Delaware Center for Contemporary Art. Under Construction. Wilmington, DE
           Shoshana Wayne Gallery. Chain Letter. Los Angeles, CA

2011 / The Print Studio. Heaps and Hives. Curator Anne Cibola. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

2010 / Bryan Miller Gallery. Nothing to see here. Move along. Houston, TX
           BMW Headquarters. International Group Exhibition. Curator Steve Zhao. Beijing, China
           Williams Tower Gallery. 20: On Paper. Curator Sally Sprout. Houston, TX

2009 / Pentimenti Gallery. Think Global, Go Local. Philadelphia, PA
           AHN/VHS. On Place. Curator Lauren van Haaften-Schick. Philadelphia, PA
           Delaware Center for Contemporary. Art. Crossing Lines. Wilmington, DE

2008 / University of Richmond Museum. 2008 Biennial of American Prints. Richmond, VA
           Delaware Center for Contemporary Art.  Interrogating Beauty. Wilmington, DE
        
2007 / Jenny Jaskey Gallery. Naked Papers. Philadelphia, PA
            A.I.R. Gallery. 7th Biennial Exhibition. Curator Cornelia Butler. New York City, NY
            Woodmere Art Museum. Annual Juried Show. Curator Polly Apfelbaum. Philadelphia, PA

                                                                                                                                               
AWARDS/ HONORS/ RESIDENCIES

2015 / The Independence Foundation $10,000 Arts Fellowship Grant.Philadelphia, PA                     
2014 / I-Park Foundation Artist-in-Residence Fellowship. East Haddam, CT
           Printmakers Open Forum Rose Scholarship. Oxford, PA

2013 / AS220 Artist-in-Residence. Providence, RI

2009 / Pyramid Atlantic Art Center. Keyholder’s Residency Fellowship. Silver Spring, MD

2008 / Ragdale Artist Residency Program. Friends Fellowship. Lake Forest, IL

2007 / University of Pennsylvania Joan Mitchell Nominee. Philadelphia, PA
           The Jentel Artist Residency. Program Residency Fellowship. Banner, WY
           Woodmere Art Museum. Maurice Freed Memorial Prize. Philadelphia. PA

2006 / University of Pennsylvania. Neil Welliver Award. Philadelphia, PA

2005 / Europos Parkas Artist Residency Program. Vilnius, Lithuania

 

ARCHIVES/COLLECTIONS

The Pennsylvania Convention Center. Philadelphia, PA
The Drawing Center. Online Viewing Program. New York, NY
Boston University. Boston, MA
Limerick School of Art and Design. Limerick, Ireland
University of Colorado. Special Collections. Boulder, CO
Museum of Texas Tech University. artist Printmaker Research Collection. Lubbock, TX  
Gippsland Centre for Art and Design. Monash University. Gippsland, Australia  
McNeese University. Lake Charles, LA
Lewis, Rice, Fingersh, Corporate Collection. St. Louis, MO

 

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

2014 / Tiger Strikes Asteroid. Gary Petersen: zip line tow rope. Philadelphia, PA

2013 / Philadelphia Museum of Art. Tiger Strikes Museum: A Curatorial Intervention.                             Philadelphia, PA          

2012 / Ross McElwee Series. University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia, PA
          Tiger Strikes Asteroid. Force Fields. Philadelphia, PA

2009 / Tiger Strikes Asteroid. Unveil. Philadelphia, PA

 

ARTIST LECTURES

2015 / Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Philadelphia,PA

2014 / Artspace Liberti. Drawing Now. moderated by Shelley Langdale. Philadelphia,PA
           Hemphill Fine Arts. Washington DC

2013 / Giampietro Gallery. New Haven, CT
           Towson University. Towson, MD
           AS220. Providence, RI

2012 / International Print Center New York. New York, NY

2009 / Pyramid Atlantic. Silver Spring, MD
           Tyler School of Art. Philadelphia, PA
           Delaware Center for Contemporary Art. Wilmington, DE

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016 / D’Agostino, Paul. Spotlit on TSA Network. Brooklyn Magazine. 21 Sept. 2016
           Shelley, Matthew. Q and A with Alexis Granwell. Volume. 16 Feb. 2016
           Good Game. Issue 2 Jan. 2016

2015 / Bennett, Zachary. Outside of Art Basel 2015: Decaying Miami Beach Motel Turns into
           Eclectic Art Gallery for One Last Hurrah Huffington Post 7 Dec. 2015
           Johnson, Paddy. Putting Artists First at Artist-Run Miami Art F City 5 Dec. 2015
           Farley, Michael Anthony. Brooklyn to Baltimore: A celebration of Artist-Run Spaces.                    Art F City 30 Jul. 2015
           Kimball, Whitney. This Week’s Must-See Art Events. Art F City 5 Jan. 2015

2014 / Feige, Jacob. Drawing Now Title Magazine 26 Oct. 2014
           Kessler, Charles. Lower East Side and Chelsea Round-up. The Left Bank Art Blog. 6 Oct. 2014 / Jenkins, Mark. In the Galleries. The Washington Post. 11 April 2014
           Newhall, Edith. A fine show of ‘something else’. The Philadelphia Inquirer. 10 August 2014
           Schwartz, Chip. Gary Petersen divides objects from experiences at Tiger Strikes Asteroid            Knight Arts. 11 August 2014: http://www.knightarts.org

2013 / Ebstein, Alex. Confident Plotting: Alexis Granwell’s Traces of Remains. bmoreart.                        18 Sept 2013: http://bmoreast.blogspot.com
           Kirsh, Andrea. A Studio Visit with Alexis Granwell. The Art Blog. 4 May                                        2013:http://theartblog.org                                    
           Schwartz, Chip. Teaching artists at Moore perplex and challenge in “Liminal Sites"                      Arts. 4 Nov 2013: http://www.knightarts.org              

2012 / Gorky’s Granddaughter. Online Studio Visit with Alexis Granwell. 6 Sept. 2012:                           http://www.gorkysgranddaughter.com  
           Dell, Allison. Fall Arts Guide: Visual Art, “Lean To” at Tiger Strikes Asteroid. Philadelphia              City Paper. 7 Sept. 2012: http://citypaper.net
           Vaughn, R.M. In Hamilton, the mundane becomes spectacular. The Globe and Mail.        
           18 Feb. 2011                                                                                                                              Zavitas, Steven. Must See Painting Shows:March New American Paintings Mar.                            2012: http://newamericanpaintings.wordpress.com                                                      
           Kamplin, Ted Scott Everingham, Alexis Granwell and Ken Millington at Bryan Miller        
           Gallery. modernhouston.net. Mar. 2012: http://modernhouston.net                                              Friedman, Leslie. Paper Fortress. Title Magazine 27 Mar. 2012:                                                    http://www.title-magazine.com                  

2011 / Newall, Edith. Two Artists, Whose Work Has A Kinship. The Philadelphia Inquirer.         
          27 Mar. 2011: H4    

2010 / Thomson, Steven. Art’s. New Guard Arrived in Midtown. CultureMap Houston 19 Jan.                  2010: http://culturemap.com                                                                                                    Alexis Granwell's Nothing to See Here, Move Along. fluent-collaborative. Jan. 2010:                    http://www.fluentcollab.org                                                                                                      Wallis, Jonathan. Perspective: “Unveil” at Tiger Strikes Asteroid. Philadelphia City Paper.            19 Jan. 2010: http://citypaper.net

2009 / Newall, Edith. Galleries: that summer standard, the group show, is reinventing.                          The Philadelphia Inquirer. 14 Jun. 2009: W24                  

2008 / Helene Furjan, Tonya Markiewicz, and Morgan Martinson Via: Occupation Via Books,      
           Jul 2008: 96-97, 114-115, 126-127                                                                                                New American Paintings - Mid Atlantic Edition. Volume 13. Issue 2 Apr. 2008 60-63

2007 / Navatsyk, Lydia. Last Chance or Regret It. The Philadelphia City Paper. 9 Feb. 2007: 41
           Newall, Edith. Two at the Tower. The Philadelphia Inquirer. 26 Jan. 2007: W32
           Wurster, Lisa. 25 under 40. The Artist’s Magazine. Mar 2007: 39
           Fallon, Roberta. Tower Gallery: Jacobs and Granwell. The Art Blog. 15                                         Jan.2007: http://theartblog.org2007:  

            

EDUCATION

2007 / University of Pennsylvania, Penn Design, MFA Fine Arts. Philadelphia, PA

2003 / Boston University, College of Fine Arts, BFA Painting (Magna Cum Laude). Boston, MA

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