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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
2018 Housing Bubbles, Finch House, Deptford X Festival, London (public art installation)
2018 Goldsmiths MFA Degree Show 2018, Goldsmiths, London
2018 Beyond the Standard Model, Almanac Projects, London
2018 Outside, Crossbones Garden, London (Co-curated with Joseph Steele and Aubree Penney)
2017 Gold X Open Studios, Deptford X Festival, London
2017 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 (2016-2018)

PUBLICATIONS
2018 Goldsmiths MFA Degree Show 2018 Catalogue
2018 Beyond the Standard Model (edited by Ezra Jude)
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
2018 Moving Image Arts London, "Moved and startled by Goldsmiths' MFA Artists", 14 July 2018, https://mialondonblog.wordpress.com/2018/07/14/moved-and-startled-by-goldsmiths-postgraduate-artists/
2018 Bob Chaundy, Considering Art, "Outside - Crossbones Garden". https://consideringart.com/2018/05/24/outside-crossbones-garden/
2018 Michael Holland, The Weekender, "Goldsmiths Group Exhibition for Crossbones". 22 May 2018. https://www.weekender.co.uk/articles/arts/goldsmiths-group-exhibition-crossbones/
2016 RADmag TV: Student Spotlight: Alexa Phillips

AWARDS
2018 Honorarium for Torrington Square Public Art Proposal Shortlist
2018 Goldsmiths Alumni and Friends Fund Award for 'Outside'
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