Alex Anderson

Alex Anderson
b. 1990, Seattle, WA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

 

EDUCATION

2018    MFA Candidate, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

2015    Fulbright Grant, Ceramics and Ink Painting, China Academy of Art,
            Hangzhou, China

2013    BFA Studio Art and Chinese, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA

2011    Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute, Jingdezhen, China

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018    Farenheit 2018, American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, CA (forthcoming)
            China and US Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition, Wanlin Art Museum, Wuhan, China (forthcoming)
            Lore, Wing Luke Museum, Seattle, WA (forthcoming)

 

2017    Meet Jingdezhen, China and US Academic Clay Works, Jingdezhen, China
            SoCal MFA Exhibition, Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona, CA

            Fear Itself: Haunted Memories, Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, CA

            Hotel Kalifornia, Galerie Lefebvre et Fils, Paris, France

            The Far Bazaar, Cerritos College, Cerritos, CA

 

2016    Without Design or Sketch: The Story of the Room, Launch LA Gallery,

            Los Angeles, CA

            What You See is What You Sweat, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA

            50th Annual National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA)

            National Student Juried Exhibition, Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, Kansas City, MO
            Always a Body, Glass Box Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

            MFA Biennial Exhibition, City of Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA

 

2014    海内外艺术家作品展, Shanlang Art Dimension, Hangzhou, China

            2014 Hangzhou International Contemporary Ceramic Biennial Exhibition, China
            Academy of Art Museum, Hangzhou, China

            Evergreen Association of Fine Arts 38th Annual Juried Exhibition, Seattle Design

            Center, Seattle, WA

            大道, Zhejiang Science and Technology Museum, Hangzhou, China
            四海藝同, China Academy of Art Museum, Hangzhou, China

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2017    Laura Anderson Scholarship
            Edward J and Alice Mae Smith Scholarship
            UCLA Arts Council Award
            Lilian Levinson Foundation Scholarship

 

2016    ArtSlant Magazine, Best Artist Interview of 2016

            UCLA Arts Council Award

            NCECA Retired Professors Award

            UCLA Elaine Krown Klein Scholarship

 

2015    UCLA Graduate Opportunity Fellowship

 

2013    Fulbright Scholar (China), U.S. Department of State
            Frank Solomon Art Prize, Swarthmore College

 

2012    Arthur S. Obermayer ’52 International Summer Internship Grant,

            Swarthmore College
            The Orville and Pat Chatt Memorial Scholarship, Penland School of Crafts

 

RESIDENCIES

2017   Warehouse Art Center, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi, China

2014   China Academy of Art MFA Studio, Hangzou, Zhejiang, China      

 

PUBLICATIONS

2017   Studio Visit Magazine, Issues 39 and 40