Alex Ito

ALEX ITO

 

Currently located in Brooklyn, NY

 

 aitoaito.ito@gmail.com

 

instagram: aaaaito

 

Education:

2013, Pratt Institute, BFA Sculpture, Double Minor in Cultural Studies and Art History

 

Solo Exhibitions and Two Person Exhibition:

2017,

          EXPO Chicago, AALA 

          Two Person Exhibition, Hotel Pavilion, Brooklyn, NY (forthcoming)

2016, 

          NADA Miami, Springsteen, Miami, FL

          Act II: Carcass and the White Light (solo), Springsteen Gallery, Baltimore, MD 

          Act I: The Crucible's Nest (solo), AALA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

          Bouquet Complex (with Masami Kubo), Kimberly Klark, Queens, NY 

2015,  

          Cloud Nine , The Still House Group, Brooklyn, NY

          The Order of Shadowboxing (with Greg Ito), Et. Al. , San Francisco, CA

          After Gruen, SADE Gallery (with Greg Ito), Los Angeles, CA,  

 

2014, 

         Jardin N°19  (with Erika Ceruzzi)Springsteen Gallery, Baltimore, MD

         Tales From a Sardine Run , Rod Barton Gallery, London, UK

         Think of Me Fondly, Water McBeer Gallery

         The Home of Tao Hsiao, Art in General, New York,NY

         Single Image (with Brendan Lynch), Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

2013,

         Victory, The Still House Group,  New York, NY

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017,

         See the Moon?, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

         Recounting Truths and Prophecies, Driveway 327, Los Angeles, CA

         In 3D the basil never wilts, Castor Gallery, New York, NY

         Full House, White Columns, New York, NY

2016,

          Bruise, Et Al. Etc., San Francisco, CA

          Return Policy, Howard Street, New York

2015, 

          A Perfect Lie, curated by Domenico de Chirico, Galerie Jeanroch Dard, Brussels

          Young Americans (curated by Cornelis van Almsick), Franz Josefs Kai 3, Vienna

          Jerry Bruckheimer Films, curated by Winslow Laroche and Larissa LockshinSensei Gallery, New York

           Data-scent, Johannes Vogt Gallery, New York, NY

           I Refuse to Participate In Failure, Spreez, Munich

           NADA NY , Springsteen Gallery, New York, NY

           Group Show, 99cent Plus, Brooklyn, NY

           Testing Ground: The Still House Group, The Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK

           Service Entrance, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium

           B(L)RRR, ThreeFourThreeFour, New York, NY

2014, 

           24/7, curated by Alex Bacon and Harrison Tenzer, Monte Carlo, Miami, FL 

           Two Two One, Regina Rex/Harbor, New York, NY

           When Floods Slit the Hills, Topless, Brooklyn, NY

           Palace 88 , East Broadway Mall, New York, NY

          The Quantified Self, AMO Studios, New York, NY

          99cent Plus Inaugural Exhibition, 99cent Plus, Brooklyn, NY

          The Still House Group, Il Museo Pino Pascali, Italy

2013, 

          Straight II DVD, curated by Isaac Brest and Alex Perweiler, 1632 Pennsylvania Ave. Miami, FL

          This is the Story of America: Everybody's Doing What They Think They're Supposed To Do, Brand 

           New Gallery, Milan,Italy, 

          Honk if you don't exist, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, New York

          Showboat , Rubelle and Norman Shafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, New York

          Muster Fuck, Mom's Haus, New York

          Bokeh, Free Candy Gallery, New York

          On the Fly, 2337 1/2, Los Angeles, CA

2012,

         Set For Life, AMO Studios, New York

         Technical Difficulties, Greenpoint Gallery, New York 

 

 

Curated Exhibitions 

2015, Watching Things Burn, Springsteen, Baltimore, MD

2014, Saving Face, The Still House Group. New York

2013,  softcore , The Still House Group, New York

2012, Set For Life, AMO Studios, New York

 

Selected Press

Silica Magazine, Half Life: Waste and Romance in a Landscape of Fear

Artspace, The 10 Most Outstanding Sculptures of NADA Miami Beach 2016

Artspace, Collector and Curator Tiffany Zabludowicz's Favorite Works From NADA Miami Beach 2016

Mousse Magazine, Alex Ito “Act II: Carcass and the White Light” at Springsteen, Baltimore

OFLUXO, Emma Hazen interviews Alex Ito

AQNB, Alex Ito at AALA reviewed

AQNB, Cloud Nine

Artnet News, Vienna Art Week Reviewed

OFluxo, Mark Pieterson in conversation with Alex Ito

Vienna Art Week, Young Americans: Alex Ito about real and virtual spaces and their backgrounds

AQNB, The Order of Shadowboxing

San Francisco Chronicle, The Order of Shadowboxing

Post Office Arts Journal, Watching Things Burn at Springsteen

i-D Vice, Munich is also art

LVL3 Media, Artist of the Week

City Paper, New Show featuring Erika Ceruzzi and Alex Ito explores Springsteen's otherworldly space

Cura. No. 17The Exhibition Room: Palace 88

San Francisco Arts Quarterly (SFAQ), SFAQ PICKS: Single Image

Artsy, The Still House Group Identifies What Art Fairs Do Best

 Art Observed, honk if you don't exist 

San Francisco Arts Quarterly (SFAQ),  SFAQ PICKS: Victory

 

 

Awards

2013           Artist in Residence, The Still House Group

2013           Pratt Institute Outstanding Merit Award, Fine Arts