RESUME

ALEXANDRA MANUKYAN

Education:

2009-2011 Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art.

2002-2004 UCLA extensions, Los Angeles. Studied - GRAPHIC DESIGN

1992-1994 Los Angeles Trade-Technical College, Los Angeles. Majored in  FASHION DESIGN

1985-1990 State University ( Kh.Abovian ). Yerevan/Armenia.  Majored in FINE ARTS

1978-1982 College of Fine Arts and Design ( P.Terlemezian ). Yerevan/Armenia.  Majored in FINE ARTS/GRAPHIC DESIGN


Teaching: 

2012- Present: ALEXANDRA MANUKYAN ART STUDIO, Glendale, CA.


Exhibitions:

2017 May, (solo exhibition),  Bash Fine Art Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

2017 February, SHE LOVES COLLECTIVE, group exhibition

2016 November, PROPHECIES UNHEEDED, (solo exhibition), Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2016 June, FAHRENHEIT 451, group exhibition, Lovetts Gallery, Tulsa, OK

2016 April 8, TATTOO, group exhibituion, Abend Gallery, Denver, CO

2016 February, BEINART COLLECTIVE, group exhibition, Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2015 August, SUBJECTIVE TRUTHS, group exhibition, Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA

2015 August 15,  ORACALE OF EXTINCTION  (solo exhibition), Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2015 October, LE PETITE FOURS,  Friends of lion Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2015 July 15 to November 4, PHANTASTISCHE VENUS, in thee Altes Rathaus, Viechtach, Germany

2015 October, THE BIRDS, at Lovetts Gallery, Tulsa, OK

2015 February, THE DIRTY SHOW, International Erotic Art Exhibition, Feature Exhibition, Detroit, MI

2014 October 11, RUNNUNG WITH SCISSORS, at Kwan Fong Gallery, Thousand Oaks, CA

2014 October 10th-November 18th, ROUGH AND READY SIDESHOW, at Bash Contemporary Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014 March 15th, BEAUTIFUL DISASTER (solo exhibition) at Corey Helford Gallery, Culver City, CA

2013 November 13th, FANTASY FAIR, at Bash Contemporary Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2013 August 7, 20th ANNIVERSARY, at ‘Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2013 August, ART COLLECTOR STARTER KIT at Corey Helford Gallery, Culver City, CA

2013 April 13, THE ANNIVERSARY SHOW, at Last Rites, New York, NY

2013 March 23, FUTUROLOGY, at Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2013 March 23, ART COLLECTOR STARTER KIT, at Corey Helford Gallery, Culver City, CA

2013 March 9, THE MAN SHOW, at Kwang Wong Gallery, Thousand Oaks, CA

2013 January 19th - February 23th, SINE QUA NONE (solo exhibition ), at Paul Booth’s Last Rites Gallery, New York, NY

2012 December 15th, THE ILLUMINATION, at Copro Gallery. Santa Monica, CA 2012 July 7th - August 11th, TABBOO, at Paul Booth’s Last Rites Gallery, New York, NY

2012 March 23, I WANT TO BE FIRST, at Kat Von D's Wonderland Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012 January 6-29th, SECRETS AND CONFESSION (solo exhibition ), at La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011 December  10th,  group show at Silvana Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011 October, BEYOND EDEN , represented by La Luz de Jesus Gallery at Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Art Park, Los Angeles, CA

2011 September 10-October 14, group show at Silvana Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011 April 27th  THE PAOWER OF ART AND MUSIC, the 6th annual international exhibition at Western Diocese of the Armenian Church of North America, Los Angeles, CA

2008 April 7-8  NEW RENESANCE, at Olimp Art Center, Los Angeles, CA

2007 April 23-24 Memorial Art Exhibition at Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Hall, Los Angeles, CA


Work:

Since 1990 worked in Fashion and Entertainment industries as a designer and graphic artist. In Fashion industry worked as a fashion designer, also created screen print art, textile prints, and fashion editorials. Worked for the companies such as: Susan Borrows(1991-1994), Bill Glazer and Associates Inc. (1994-1997), CC Collection Inc.(1997-1998), Fashion Life inc. (1998-2009).

2002-2006  free-lanced for the Entertainment Industry, designed and illustrated movie posters and worked with companies such as BLT and Associates, Shoolery Design, Bird Design, Big Picture Group Advertising, 1124 Design Inc. etc


Media:

2017 June 2017, BEAUTIFUL BIZARRE magazine

2016 December 2016, JUXTAPOZ

2015 October, FINE ART CONNOISSEUR, Volume12, 'Focusing on Fabrics'

2015 Phantastische Venus, Viechtach

2014 Women of Wonder, Edited by Cathy Fenner

2014 October 11, Running with Scissors is in the Los Ange les Daily News.https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=778817536803&set=gm.739038696163262&type=1&theater

2014 August, American Art Collector Magazine, issue 106

2014 March 14, Hi Fructose Magazine :http: //hifructose.com/ 2014/03/13/preview-alexandra-manukyans-beautiful-disaster-at-chg-circa/

2013 December, 'BeautifulBizarre' Magazine, pages 64-65 thru 71-72: http://www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/665926

2013 December, cover of MIROIR MAGAZINE, and featured work: http://www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/654020

2013 December,  cover of ‘ASIMOV’s Science Fiction’ magazine  : http://www.asimovs.com/2013_12/index.shtml

2013 October,  ‘COMBUSTUS’ : http://www.combustus.com/13/alexandra-manukyan-figurative-painter-los-angeles-every-solution-in-life-requires-a/

2013 November, ‘SPECTRUM’ edition 20

2013 January 18, Hi Fructose Magazine : http://hifructose.com/2013/01/18/preview-alexandra-manukyans-sine-qua-non-at-last-rites-gallery/

2013 TOME, Volume one 2012 November, ‘SPECTRUM’ edition 19.

2012 March 22, 'Pasadena Weekly',  "Power UnmaskedArtist Alexandra Manukyan's surrealist paintings put women in control", article by Natalie Avakian,http://www.pasadenaweekly.com/cms/story/detail/power_unmasked/11101/

2012 March, issue 19 'Musetouch Visual Arts Magazine'. Pages 82 through 111.http://musetouch.net/ 

2012 January,  issue 21 ‘Poets/Artists’http : http//poetsandartists.com/2012/01/21/new-work-from-alexandra-manukyan/

2012 January 16, 'WARHOLIAN", the article by Keisha Raines:  http//warholian.com/2012/01/16/alexandra-manukyan/

2012 January 11, COAGULA's "Weekend Bender" :  http//coagula.com/2012/01/alex-couwenberg-bergamot-station-downtown-la-artworld-artists/#more-10323

2011 December 27 issue 'HI-FRUCTOSE' :http://hifructose.com/the-blog/2011-alexandra-manukyans-secrets-and-confession.html

2011 December, Book: 'Sketchozine.com MASTERS: Alexandra Manukyan"Traditional Drawing and oil painting collection & techniques" by Mad Artist Publishing.

2011 July 30th issue of  ' HI-FRUCTOSE' :http://www.hifructose.com/the-blog/1687-the-art-of-alexandra-manukyan.htm

2011 Featured in the catalog of  'The power of art and music' the 6th annual international exhibition.

2011 Summer issue ‘Poets/Artist’http://issuu.com/didimenendez/docs/pa26?viewMode=magazine&mode=embedpages 4-92010 December  issue ‘Poets/Artists’ http://issuu.com/didimenendez/docs/p_a22