ALEXA PHILLIPS                    
(b. 1992, Montreal, Canada)
        

EDUCATION
2018      M.F.A. in Fine Art Candidate, Goldsmiths College, University of London, UK
2016      B.F.A. in Image Arts: Photography Studies, Ryerson University, Toronto


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2017      [forthcoming] Lodger, Westminster Reference Library, Curated by Antonio Garcia Acosta, London, UK
2017      Cyborg Clones, Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto [solo exhibition]
2016      President’s Office Exhibition, Ryerson University, Toronto (2016-2017)
2016      The Darkroom 5.0, 918 Bathurst, Toronto
2016      Ellipsis, Gallery 1313, Toronto
2016      Come Together: Curated by Barbara Astman, Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts, Toronto
2016      Maximum Exposure 21, School of Image Arts, Toronto
2016      Salon 44, Gallery 44, Toronto
2015      The Salon of Inclusiveness II, The Black Cat, Toronto
2015      Full Frame, Ryerson Artspace at the Gladstone, Toronto
2015      Salon 2015, Ryerson Artspace at the Gladstone, Toronto
2015      Look At What We Do, Gallery 310, Toronto
2015      Maximum Exposure 20, School of Image Arts, Toronto
2015      Representing the Body: Imogen Wallis-Mayer and Alexa Phillips, Gallery 310, Toronto
2015      Panoptic, RBC Emerging Artists Project at the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre, Toronto
2014      First Edition, Ryerson Artspace at the Gladstone, Toronto
2014      Full Frame, Ryerson Artspace at the Gladstone, Toronto
2014      The Performance of Gender, School of Image Arts, Toronto
2014      Transmute, Gallery 310, Toronto
2014      Maximum Exposure Pop-Up Show, Gallery 310, Toronto
2014      Ryerson x Brighton Exchange, Ryerson University/University of Brighton, Brighton, UK
2014      Maximum Exposure Print Exchange, Gallery 310, Toronto
2013      12th Annual Chang School Exhibition, I.M.A. Gallery, Toronto
2013      Maximum Exposure One + Two, Graven Feather, Toronto
   

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS
2016      Pedestrians, Construction Hoarding on Yonge St. and Grenville St., Toronto
 

PUBLICATIONS
2016      Ellipsis [e-catalogue]
2016      Come Together [catalogue]
2016      Function 17
2015      Function 16
2015      Panoptic [catalogue]
2014      The Eyeopener [print + online]
2014      Ryerson Folio [online]


PRESS
2016      RADmag TV: Student Spotlight: Alexa Phillips
 

AWARDS       
2016      BMO 1st Art Award Nominee
2016      Dean's List, Ryerson University
2015      Peter Gerretsen Bursary
2015      CONTACT Alliance Francaise Award Shortlist
2015      Dean’s List, Ryerson University
 

ARTIST TALKS
2016      "Come Together: Artist Talk", panel speaker, Propeller Gallery, Toronto
2016      "Ellipsis: Artist Talk, panel speaker, Gallery 1313, Toronto