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|| Education

2009B.F.A. High Distinction Jewelry/Metal Arts - California College of the Arts, CA

2007Minor in Mathematics - Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO

 

|| Awards and Scholarships

2017     The FID Prize, Finalist

2010    Windgate Fellowship Recipient

             Open Secrets, Best in Show

2009    Martin Streich Emeritus Scholarship

              Oakland Metal Arts Guild, MAG Grant, Honorable Mention

2008    Susan B. Wood Scholarship

2007    Faculty Honors Scholarship

 

|| Residencies

2017    Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO

2014    Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX

            Haystack Mountain School of Crafts Artist in Residence, Deer Isle, ME

2011      Sowing Seeds Residency, Andore, India

2010    Gallina Canyon Ranch, Abiquiu, NM

 

|| Shows

2017    Elemental Exigency, Small Green Door, Los Angeles, CA

            To Be Honest, Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO           

            Alexis Myre: Ghazal, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO

2016    Alexis Myre: Power of Limits, La MaMa Galleria, New York, NY

            In Residence, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX

2015    Java Studios, Brooklyn, NY

2014    Festina Lente, Wynwood Arts District, Miami, FL

            Reverse, 28 Frost Street, Brooklyn, NY

            Out of the Blue, APT 141, New York, NY

            Resident Show, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX

             Mini Show, Morgan Fine Arts, Brooklyn, NY

            Taking Shape, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX

            Faberge Big Egg Hunt, New York, NY

            Taking Shape, Center for Craft Creativity and Design, Asheville, NC

2013   Taking Shape, SOFA Chicago, Chicago, IL

           Convergence, NARS Foundation, Brooklyn, NY

           Reflections, Oakland, CA

          “Wall Pieces” Drunken Boat, Online

           Yes/No, Proteus Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY

2012    American Craft Council Exposition, Baltimore, MD

           Cabinet of Curiosities II with Kiff Slemmons , Chicago, IL

           The Heat is On: Society of North American Goldsmiths, AZ

           Door Nine: Alexis Myre, Trickhouse, Phoenix, AZ

2011   Alexis Myre: a solving problem, North Gallery, Oakland, CA

          Cabinet of Curiosities, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

          American Craft Council Exposition, Baltimore, MD

          Sowing Seeds, Kaas Bagh Art Space, Jodhpur, Indiia

2010    Six by Six, Charming Wall Gallery, New York, NY

            Six by Six, Charming Wall Gallery, New York, NY
            Wide Open, Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition, Brooklyn, N

            Intercollegiate Metals Exhibition, Arizona State University School of Art, AZ
            Going to Extremes: Society of North American Goldsmiths, Houston, TX

            Baccalaureate Exhibition, CCA Bruce Galleries, San Francisco, CA
           Open Secrets, CCA Oliver Gallery, Oakland, CA 


2009   A Solving Problem, CCA South Gallery, Oakland, CA
            Radical Jewelry Makeover, Velvet DaVinci, San Francisco, CA

2008   Non-Ferrous, CCA Center Gallery, Oakland, CA
            Broken, CCA Tecoah and Thomas Bruce Galleries, San Francisco, CA
          Five Piece Suite, Lirielle Gallery, Piedmont, CA2010 Sowing Seeds Artist Village

 

|| Lectures/Talks

2017   Art Base, Artist Talks, Basalt, CO

2014    Center for Craft Creativity and Design, Artist Talk

2013    SOFA Chicago

 

|| Book Design/Fabrication

2016   Empty Set: Universe of Discourse, Artist Book with Anne Waldman

2013   Cover design: Catching On by Reed Bye

2012   Cry Stall Gaze, Artist book with Pat SteirIn collections of:  Museum of Modern Art; Rhode Island School of Design Museum; National Gallery of Art; Columbia University.

2011    Cover design: The Milk of Universal Kindness with Anne Waldman/Ambrose Bye

2010   Drawings for Entanglement Film by Ed Bowes (2010 Guggenheim Fellowship   

            Project)

 

|| Publications

2016    Dalachinsky, Steve. Outtakes. The Brooklyn Rail. June 2016.

            Alexis Myre with Anne Waldman, The Brooklyn Rail. April 2016

            Matterer, Amy. “Power of Limits” The Brooklyn Rail, August 2016

2014    “Taking Shape” Western North Carolina Magazine, January 20, 2014. wncmagazine.com

2013    Strauss, Cindy. “Taking Shape: Celebrating the Windgate Felowship.”  sofaexpo.com

            “Wall Pieces” Drunken Boat, March, 2013.  drunkenboat.com

2012    Waldman, Anne.  “Alexis Myre: Orchid Petal and Twig of the Upper    Hemisphere“  The Brooklyn Rail. September 2012.

            Hope, Jennifer. “Poetry That’s Not Poetry.”  Poetry Crush. www.poetrycrush.com

            Saterstorm, Noah. “Door Nine: Alexis Myre.” Trickhouse. Vol. 13:  www.trickhouse.com.

2011     Bhupat Dudi & Curator: Vagaram Choudhary, “Sowing Seeds (Beej Bonna) 2009–           

            Artists' Village Residencies”, Third Text. Vol.25 issues 5, (611-35).

2010   Intercollegiate Schools Out, Art Jewelry Forum.  http://www.artjewelryforum.org

            www.snagmetalsmith.org/Publications/.../SNAG_news_kudos/

            www.craftcreativitydesign.org/research/windgate2010.php

            www.cca.edu/news/jewelry-metal-arts

 

|| Related Work History

2010 - Present:  Pat Steir Studio/Office Assistant
2008 - 2009 Young Artist Studio Program:  Assistant Program Director