ALESSANDRA NORMAN

1990 El Paso, Texas | 2017+ Chicago, IL

alessandranorman.com | gesamtkunstwerkshop.com

alessandranorman@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

2019

MFA (Pending) - School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2012

BFA - Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, Alabama

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

ONE: Annual Emerging Artist Exhibit
Cleve Carney Gallery, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL

Tee Time, Free Range, Chicago, IL

2017

NurtureArt Benefit, NurtureArt, New York, NY

2016

Stamp Manifest, Gowanus Print Lab, Brooklyn, NY

2015

Borrowed Paths, Broken Rules, Gowanus Ballroom, Brooklyn, NY

Girls of the Underground, MF Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2014

2014 MF Toys Show, MF Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Limited Edition, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ

Four by Four,  Newark Print Shop, Newark, NJ

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017-Present

Curatorial Assistant, Roger Brown Study Collection, Chicago, IL

2019

Teaching Assistant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (Advanced Print, Spring 2019)

2018

Panelist, Visiting Artist Panel Discussion with Sampada Aranke and Elise Parisian, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Teaching Assistant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (Printmedia Practices [Co-Instructor of Record with Elise Parisian], Fall 2018)

Teaching Assistant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (Beginning Screenprint, Summer 2018)

Teaching Assistant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (Offset Productions, Spring 2018)

2017

Teaching Assistant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (Beginning Screenprint, Spring 2018)

2016

Teaching assistant, Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, New York, NY (Etching, Relief, Screenprint, Stencil Monoprint, Lithography)

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2019

The Lamp Show, Gesamtkunst Werkshop, Chicago, IL

2018

Couch Surfers - an alternative to SOFA Chicago, Gesamtkunst Werkshop, Chicago, IL

Game Party - in collaboration with Logan Kruidenier, Gesamtkunst Werkshop, Chicago, IL

2017

Reefer Unit presents: Anti-Frieze - alternative art fare, Gesamtkunst Werkshop, Brooklyn, NY

2015

The Fast Shadow of Light: New Prints from Steven Norton and Angela Rosensweig Gesamtkunst Werkshop, Brooklyn, NY

Addicted to Method: Joanna Mulder and Drew Maillard Gesamtkunst Werkshop, Brooklyn, NY

Drawn to Print: Sam Sieger Gesamtkunst Werkshop, Brooklyn, NY

 

AFFILIATIONS

Summer 2015 - Present

Gesamtkunst Werkshop - Co-founder, collaborative art space

February 2016 - July 2017

Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop - Shop monitor, Teaching assistant intern

February 2014 - December 2014

Newark Print Shop - Volunteer