Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

2013

  • Towson University Traces of Remains
    Towson, MD
  • Giampietro Gallery Ghost Stories
    New Haven, CT

2012

  • Tiger Strikes Asteroid Lean To
    Philadelphia, PA

2011

  • Lawndale Art Center Ballast Break
    Houston, TX
  • Mt. Airey Contemporary Alexis Granwell and Richard Lewis
    Philadelphia, PA

2010

  • CTRL Gallery Wax and Wane
    Houston, TX

2009

  • Tiger Strikes Asteroid Broken, To Bring Forth
    Philadelphia, PA

2008

  • Arlington Center for the Arts An infinite Distance
    Arlington, VA

2007

  • Jenny Jaskey Gallery Navigating the Ectsasy
    Philadelphia, PA

2005

  • Europos Parkas Museum Blueprint for Love
    Vilnius, Lithuania

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015

  • Elephant New Materialism Curators Megan Mueller and Sam Scharf
    Los Angeles, CA

2014

  • Pentimenti Gallery Complementary Colors
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Artspace Liberti Drawing Now Philadelphia Curators Sabina Tichindeleanu and Emilie Keim Viss
    Philadelphia, PA
  • (e)merge Art Fair, Tiger Stikes Asteroid Gallery
    Washington D.C.
  • Hemphill Fine Arts Paper Paradox Curator Helen Frederick
    Washington D.C.

2013

  • TSA Correspondance: Part II
    New York, NY
  • Fjord Chorus Effect Curator Tabitha Piseno
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Moore College of Art and Design Liminal Sites Curator Kaytie Johnson
    Philadelphia, PA

2012

  • The International Print Center New York Winter: New Prints Program
  • Curator Claire Gillman
    New York, NY
  • Bryan Miller Gallery Slow Release
    Houston, TX
  • Delaware Center for Contemporary Art Under Construction
  • Curator Susan Isaacs
    Wilmington, DE
  • Pterodactyl Paper Fortress
  • Curator Nicole Donnelly
    Philadelphia, PA

2011

  • Shoshana Wayne Gallery Chain Letter
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Gensler Architecture New Works
    Houston, TX
  • The Print Studio Heaps and Hives
  • Curator Anne Cibola
    Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • The Crane Work
    Philadelphia, PA

2010

  • CTRL Gallery Nothing to see here. Move along
  • Curator Bryan Miller
    Houston, TX
  • BMW Headquarters International Exhibition
  • Curator Steve Zhaou
    Beijing, China
  • DLA Piper Alexis Granwell and Greg Minah
    Washington DC
  • Williams Tower Gallery 20: On Paper
    Curator Sally Sprout
    Houston, TX

2009

  • Pentimenti Think Global, Go Local
  • Curator Christine Pfister
    Philadelphia, PA
  • AHN/VHS On Place
  • Curator Lauren van Haaften-Schick
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Tiger Strikes Asteroid Getting Ready for Prom
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Delaware Center for Contemporary Art Crossing Lines
  • Curator Darsie Alexander, Walker Art Museum
    Wilmington, DE

2008

  • University of Richmond Museum Harnett Biennial of American Prints
  • Curator James Stroud
    Richmond, VA
  • Delaware Center for Contemporary Art Interrogating Beauty
  • Curator Eleanor Heartney, Art in America
    Wilmington, DE
  • The Projects Gallery Paper
  • Curator Helen Meyrick
    Philadelphia, PA
  • The State Museum of Pennsylvania Art of the State: 41st Annual Juried Exhibition
  • Curator Bill Scott, Art in America
    Harrisburg, PA
  • Main Line Art Center Betsy Meyer Memorial Exhibition
  • Curator Sueyen Locks
    Haverford, PA

2007

  • Jenny Jaskey Gallery Naked Paper
    Philadelphia, PA
  • A.I.R. Gallery 7th Biennial Exhibition
  • Curator Cornelia Butler, MOMA
    New York City, NY
  • Delaware Center for Contemporary Art Annual Members Juried Show
  • Curator Alex Baker
    Wilmington, DE
  • McNeese University 10th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper
  • Curator Ann Wilkes Tucker
    Lake Charles, LA
  • Woodmere Art Museum Annual Juried Show
  • Curator Polly Apfelbaum
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Boston Printmakers North American Print Biennial
  • Curator Judith B. Hecker, MOMA
    Boston, MA
  • The Ice Box University of Pennsylvania MFA Thesis Show
  • Curator Richard Torchia
    Philadelphia, PA

2006

  • FSU Museum of Fine Arts Combined Talents Competition
  • Curator Janice Hartwell
    Tallahasee, FL
  • Bradley University 31st Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition
  • Curator Judith Brodsky, Mason Gross School of Art
    Peoria, IL
  • Sumei Arts National Print Show
  • Curator Samantha Rippner, Metropolitan Museum
    Newark, NJ
  • University of Pennsylvania Unadulterated
  • Curator Nigel Rolfe
    Philadelphia, PA

Awards/ Honors/ Residencies

2014

  • I-Park Foundation Artist in Residence
    East Haddam, CT
  • Printmakers Open Forum Rose Scholarship
    Oxford, PA

2013

  • AS220 Artist in Residence
    Providence, RI

2011

  • Ragdale Artist Residency
    Lake Forest, IL
  • University of the Arts Professional Development Grant
    Philadelphia, PA

2009

  • University of the Arts Professional Development Grant
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Pyramid Atlantic Keyholder's Artist Residency Fellowship
    Lake Forest, IL

2008

  • Ragdale Artist Residency Friends Fellowship
    Lake Forest, IL

2007

  • Joan Mitchell Grant Nominee
  • The Jentel Artist Residency Program Residency Fellowship
    Banner, Wy
  • Woodmere Art Museum Maurice Freed Memorial Prize
    Philadelphia. PA

2006

  • University of Pennsylvania Neil Welliver Award
    Philadelphia, PA

2005

  • Europos Parkas Artist Residency
    Vilnius, Lithuania


Lectures

2014

  • Hemphill Fine Arts
    Washington DC

2013

  • AS220
    Providence, RI
  • Towson University
    Towson, MD
  • Giampietro Gallery
    New Haven, CT

2012

  • The International Print Center
    New York, NY

2011

  • University of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Pyramid Atlantic - Visiting Artist
    Silver Spring, MD

2009

  • Tyler School of Art
    Philadelphia, PA

2008

  • Mid American Print Conference Convergence: Impressions of Space We Inhabit
    Fargo, ND
  • Delaware Center for Contemporary Art Interrogating Beauty
    Wilmington, DE

2007

  • Sheridan College
    West Chester, PA
  • Jenny Jaskey Gallery Navigating the Ecstasy
    Philadelphia, PA

Archives/ Collections

 

  • The Drawing Center Curated Online Viewing Program
    New York, NY
  • Limerick School of Art and Design
    Limerick, Ireland
  • Gippsland Centre for Art and Design, Monash University
    Gippsland, Australia
  • University of Colorado, Special Collections
    Boulder, CO
  • Museum of Texas Tech University
    Lubbock, TX
  • Concordia College
    Moorhead, MN
  • McNeese University
    Lake Charles, LA
  • Boston University
    Boston, MA
  • AS220
    Providence, RI

Professional Experience

2014

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Tyler School of Art,BFA Program, Foundation Drawing
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Moore College of Art and Designt, BFA Program, Advanced Printmaking
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Moore College of Art and Designt, BFA Program ,Intro to Printmaking
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Moore College of Art and Designt, BFA Program, Foundation Drawing I
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Moore College of Art and Designt, BFA Program, Foundation Drawing II
    Philadelphia, PA

2013

  • Visiting Artist, Towson University, MFA Program
    Towson, MD
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Tyler School of Art, Visual Studies Program, Foundation Drawing
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Moore College of Art and Designt, BFA Program, Advanced Printmaking
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Moore College of Art and Designt, BFA Program, Foundation Drawing
    Philadelphia, PA

2012

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Tyler School of Art, BFA Program, Foundation Drawing
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Penn State Brandywine, BA Program, Intro to Drawing
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Penn State Brandywine, BA Program, Intro to Painting
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Penn State Brandywine, BA Program, Intro to Printmsking
    Philadelphia, PA

2009-2011

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Tyler School of Art, BA Program, Intro to Drawing
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Tyler School of Art, BA Program, Intermediate Drawing
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Tyler School of Art, BA Program, 2D Design
    Philadelphia, PA

2008-2011

  • Instructor, University of the Arts, Continuing Education, Painting
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Instructor, University of the Arts, Continuing Education, Figure Drawing
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Instructor, University of the Arts, Continuing Education, Drawing
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Instructor, University of the Arts, Pre-College, Drawing I
  • Instructor, University of the Arts, Pre-College Summer Institute, Drawing I

2008

  • Instructor, University of the Arts, Continuing Education, 2D Design
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Instructor, University of the Arts, Pre-College Summer Institute, Drawing II
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Instructor, Moore College for the Arts, Young Artists Workshop, Silkscreen -Summer
    Philadelphia, PA

2007

  • Co-Instructor, University of Pennsylvania, Intaglio and Mixed Media- Spring
    Philadelphia, PA

2006

  • Teaching Assistant, Instructor, University of Pennsylvania, Drawing II - Fall
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Instructor, University of Pennsylvania, Painting I-Summer
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Pennsylvania, Intaglio and Mixed Media - Spring
    Philadelphia, PA

2005

  • Teaching Assistant, University of Pennsylvania, Drawing I - Fall
    Philadelphia, PA

Curatorial Experience

2014

  • Tiger Strikes Asteroid Gary Petersen: zip line tow rope
    Philadelphia, PA

2013

  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Tiger Strikes Museum
    Philadelphia, PA

2012

  • Tiger Strikes Asteroid Ross McElwee Series Part 1: Force Fields (Nanna Debois Buhl, David Horvitz, Jenny Perlin)
    Philadelphia, PA
  • University of Pennsylvania Cinema Studies Program Ross McElwee Series Part 2: Screening of Photographic Memory
  • and Discussion with Ross McElwee
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Aux Performance Space Ross McElwee Series Part 3: Evening of Performances with Matt Kalasky and Jess Perlitz
    Philadelphia, PA

2010

  • Tiger Strikes Asteroid Unveil
    Philadelphia, PA

Bibliography

2014

  • Jenkins, Mark In the Galleries The Washington Post 11 April 2014
  • Newhall, Edith A fine show of 'something else' The Philadelphia Inquirer 10 Aug. 2014
  • Schwartz, Chip Gary Petersen: divied objects from experiences Knight Arts 11 Aug. 2013

2013

  • Ebstein, Alex Confident Plotting: Alexis Granwell's Traces of Remains bmoreart 18 Sept. 2013
  • Kirsh, Andrea Interview: A studio visit with Alexis Granwell The ArtBlog 4 May 2013
  • Schwartz, Chip Teaching artists at Moore perplex and challenge in "Liminal States" Knight Arts 5 Nov. 2013

2012

  • Joy, Chris and Keeting, Zachary Video Interview: Alexis Granwell gorkysgranddaughter,com Sept. 2012
  • Dell, Allison Fall Arts Guide: Visual Art The City Paper 13 Sept. 2012
  • Donohoe, Victoria Delaware Center Builds Worthy Show The Philadelphia Inquirer 4 May 2012: W34
  • White, Darren Domestic Spaces Challenge the Concept of "Home" The Philadelphia Weekly 2 May 2012
  • Kamplin, Scott Scott Everingham, Ken Millington and Alexis Granwell at Bryan Miller Gallery ModernHouston.ne Mar. 2012
  • Zavitas, Steven Must See Painting Shows: March New American Paintings Mar. 2012
  • Friedman, Leslie Paper Fortress Title Magazine 27 Mar. 2012
  • Recommended Picks: Alexis Granwell and Carrie Scanga at Lawndale Art Center Glasstire 19 Nov. 2011

2011

  • Ribbung, Andreas Upcoming Exhibitions Supermarket Magazine: Issue #1 May 2010
  • Newall, Edith Two Artists, Two Friends, Whose Work Has a Kinship The Philadelphia Inquirer 27 Mar .2011: H4
  • Vaughn, R.M. In Hamilton, the mundane becomes spectacular The Globe and Mail 18 Feb. 2011

2010

  • Thomson, Steven Art's New Guard Arrives in Midtown CultureMap Houston 20 Jan. 2010
  • Vogel, Wendy Nothing to See Here, Move Along fluent-collaborative Jan. 2010
  • Wallis, Jonathan Perspective: "Unveil" at Tiger Strikes Asteroid The City Paper 19 Jan. 2010

2009

  • Rosof, Libby First Friday layer cake - pix galore TheArtBlog 8 Oct. 2009
  • Newall, Edith That summer standard, the group show, is reinvented
    The Philadelphia Inquirer 14 Jun. 2009: H4
  • Fallon, Roberta Pentimenti's Summer Show TheArtBlog 22 Jun. 2009
  • Peng, Qi ASSASINATION: Alexis Granewll, Artist Represented by Tiger Strikes Asteroid
    Salt Lake City Fine Arts Examiner 17 Feb. 2009
  • Steinhauser, Jillian Weekend Picks: Regin Igloria in Chicago ArtInfo.com 1 Jan. 2009

2008

  • Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design: Styrofoam Exhibition Notes Volume 29, Apr. 2008: 9
  • Via: Occupation eds. Helene Furjan, Tonya Markiewicz, and Morgan Martinson
    (Philadelphia: School of Design, University of Pennsylvania). via books, Vol 1. Jul. 2008
  • New American Paintings - Mid Atlantic Edition Volume 13, Issue 2 Apr. 2008: 60 - 63
    Curator Jenelle Porter of the ICA of Philadelphia

2007

  • Fallon, Roberta Graduation Time TheArtBlog 25 May
  • Wurster, Lisa 25 under 40 The Artist’s Magazine Mar. 2007: 39
  • Rosof, Libby A Whole Lot of Artists at the Woodmere TheArtBlog 11 Feb. 2007
  • Navatsyk, Lydia Last Chance or Regret It The Philadelphia City Paper 9 Feb. 2007: 41
  • Newall, Edith A Savory Reduction The Philadelphia Inquirer 2 Feb. 2007: W29
  • Newall, Edith Two at the Tower The Philadelphia Inquirer 26 Jan. 2007: W32
  • Fallon, Roberta Tower Gallery: Jacobs and Granwell TheArtBlog 15 Jan. 2007
  • Baker, Alex Curator Notes The DCCA Annual Juried Member's Show Catalogue May 2007

Education

2007

  • University of Pennsylvania, Penn Design, MFA Fine Arts
    Philadelphia, PA

2003

  • Boston University, College of Fine Arts, BFA Painting (Magna Cum Laude)
    Boston, MA