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EMIL ALZAMORA

1975 Born in Lima, Peru, British Citizen, Raised in United States and Spain

Lives and works in Beacon, NY

 

EDUCATION

1998 Florida State University at Tallahassee, B.F.A. in Fine Arts

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017   Chris Davison Gallery, Newburgh, New York

2015   MARC STRAUS, New York, New York

2013   Breakdown, Mad Dooley Gallery, Beacon, New York

             Soft Pioneers, Krause Gallery, New York, New York

2011   A Nice Reflection, Krause Gallery, New York, New York

             Mildred I. Washington Gallery, Dutchess CC, Poughkeepsie, New York

             In the Alltogether, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, New York

2010   Nature is Boring, Mauger Modern Art. London, United Kingdom

             Random Mutations That Work, Artbreak Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

2009   New Works, Krause Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia

2008   Superluminous, Lanoue Fine Art, Boston, Massachusetts

             New Works, Krause Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia

2007   Mettle, Mack B Gallery, Sarasota, Florida

2006   Sculptures in Gypsum and Bronze, Karin Sanders Fine Art, Sag Harbor, New York

             Covalence, Yellow Bird Gallery, Newburgh, New York

2003   Unipolarity, Coulter Young Gallery, Peekskill, New York

2002   Recent Works, Anita Hart Balter Gallery, Garrison, New York

             Defragmentation, Coulter Young Gallery, Peekskill, New York

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016   MARC STRAUS, Expo Chicago, Chicago

2015   MARC STRAUS, Art Hong Kong,

             MARC STRAUS, Art Stage Singapore,

2014   MARC STRAUS, Expo Chicago, Chicago Illinois

             Sharks!, Everhart Museum, Scranton, Pennsylvania

             Oneself As Another, Royal Academy West, Bristol, United Kingdom

             Kavachnina Gallery, Art Context, Miami Florida

2013   Kavachnina Gallery, PULSE NY, New York, New York

             Emerging to Established, Krause Gallery, New York, New York

             Power of Place, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, New York 2012

             Regroup, Krause Gallery, New York, New York

             Kavachnina Gallery, Art Miami Context, Miami, Florida

             Corpo/Etherial, Patrajdas Contemporary, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

             Patrajdas Contemporary, Art MRKT Hamptons, Bridgehampton, New York

             Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, California

             Sculpture On & Off The Wall, Arts Westchester, White Plains, New York

             Panorama, Galerie Rauchfeld, Paris, France

             The Wall Show, Sculpturesite, Sonoma, California

             Krause Gallery, Scope Art Fair, New York, New York

             Artbitch, Calix Gustav Gallery, Miami, Florida

             Material Matrix, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, Florida

             Year of the Chimera 6.2, Glass Garage Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2010   Albany Center Gallery, Albany, New York

2010   Group Exhibition Part 1, David B Smith Gallery, Denver, Colorado Miami International

             Art Fair, Next Generation, Miami, Florida

2009   Wolfe Contemporary, Scope Art Fair, Miami, Florida

             There’s Still Life in Miami, Mauger Modern, Scope Art Fair, Miami, Florida

             There’s Still Life in London, Mauger Modern, Art London, United Kingdom

             Wolfe Contemporary, LA Art Show, Los Angeles, California

             Group Exhibition Part 1, David B Smith Gallery, Denver, Colorado

             Mauger Modern, Scope Art Fair, Miami, Florida

2008   Wolfe Contemporary, Aqua Wynwood, Miami, Florida

             Turner Carroll Gallery, Art Now, Miami, Florida

             Mauger Modern, Bath, United Kingdom

             Mauger Modern, Art London Fair, London, United Kingdom

             Van Brunt Gallery, Beacon, New York. Hudson Valley Invitational

             Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill Project 2008, Peekskill,

             New York New Works Group Show, ADA Gallery, Richmond, Virginia

             Summer Group Show, Wolfe Contemporary, San Francisco, California

             Krause Gallery, AAF NYC, New York, New York

             ADA Gallery, Scope/Basel, Switzerland

             Villa Del Arte Galleries, Barcelona, Spain

             Turner Carroll Gallery, Red Dot Fair, New York, New York

2007   Lanoue Fine Art. Art Now Fair. Miami, Florida

             Van Brunt Gallery, Bridge Art Fair, Miami, Florida

             Forja Arte, Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York

             Deep Roots, United Nations, New York, New York

             Recent Works, Van Brunt Gallery, Beacon, New York

             Deep Roots, Peruvian Consulate, New York, New York

             Hispanic Heritage Month, PepsiCo World Headquarters, Purchase, New York

             Lanoue Fine Art, Boston, Massachusetts

2003   Sculpture in the Park, Rockland Center for the Arts, Nyack, New York

             David Findlay Gallery, New York, New York

             Analog/Digital, Van Brunt Gallery, Beacon, New York

2002   Earthtones, Sculptor and Curator, University Settlement, Beacon, New York

1998   BFA Graduation Exhibition, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts,Tallahassee, Florida

1997   Bang! The Gun as Image, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, Florida

 

MUSEUM, PUBLIC AND LARGE SCALE INSTALLATIONS

2016   Abrazo, Holland Museum, Holland Michigan

             acquired by the museum for their permanent collection

2015   Clear Conscience, Knoxville Museum Of Art, Knoxville Tennessee

             acquired by the museum for their permanent collection

2014   Tides, Peekskill Waterfront Commission, three life-size bronze figures

             permanently installed on the Hudson River, Peekskill, New York

             Oscillator, Seolbong Park. Icheon, South Korea, Life-size cement sculpture

             acquired by the City of Icheon by way of the 17th International Sculpture Symposium in Icheon

             Albedo, Roxbury, Connecticut, 12 ft. bronze installed in a private residence

2011   Sleeping Shark, Santa Fe Government Building, New Mexico

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016   Andy Smith, Latest Sculptures of Distorted Human Figures, Hi Fructose

             Katherine Mangiardi, Anonymous Beings, White Hot Magazine

2015   Jeffrey Carlson, A Universal Figure, Fine Art Connoisseur

2015   Pouria Fargahi, Lost Identity, Comma Art Magazine

2014   Jobson, Christopher This Is Colossal,

             Editorial, Freeing The Human Body of the Confines of Physics, Curiator

2013   Laluyan, Oscar A, Picture This Sculptures by Emil Alzamora, Arte Fuse Magazine

             Sparrow, The Power of Place, Chronogram

             Thorne, James, Soft Pioneers, Cool Hunting

2012   Hodara, Susan, Review of Sculpture On & Off The Wall, The New York Times

             Harmon, Ken, The Top 20 Articles of 2011, Hi Fructose

2011   Schnabel, JL, Feature: The Sculptures of Emil Alzamora, Hi Fructose

             Scarry, Richard, Feature: Big Stories, Juxtapoz.com

2010   Rexer, Lyle, Review, Random Mutations that Work, The Brooklyn Rail

             Clark, Philip, Interview, The Art Point

             Sutton, Benjamin, Article on Random Mutations that Work, The L Magazine

             Schonberger, Interview Random Mutations That Work, Curated Mag

2009   Gavin Cumine, Interview, I Heart Gum Dinel, Dominique, Interview, Musiqueart

2008   Laban, Linda, Article on Superluminous, The Boston Metro News

             Genocchio, Benjamin, Review of HVCCA Peekskill Project, The New York Times

             Steinberg, Anastasia, Wolfe Contemporary’s Summer Group Show,

             San Francisco Art Magazine

2007   Merino, Juan, Review of Deep Roots, El Diario

             Costello, Kevin, review of Mettle, Herald-Tribune

             Altabe, Joan, Review of Mettle, The Bradenton Herald

             Ernst, Eric, Review of KSFA Show, The Southhampton Press

2006   LePere, Renee, Feature, Harbor Style Magazine

             Genocchio, Benjamin, review of Covalence, New York Times

             Fuchek, Carolyn M. Review of Covalence, Pulse

             Mahoney, Brian, Portfolio Feature, Chronogram

2004   Abern, Amy, Review of Abrazo sculpture installation, Herald-Tribune

2002   Lombardi, D. Review of Earthtones, New York Times

             Lombardi, D., Review on Defragmentation, New York Times