• RESUME

    ALEXANDRA MANUKYAN

    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 Pedagogical 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:

    2018 June, (solo exhibition), SOL Art Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

    2018 June, 107 Annual Gold Medal Exhibition, Natural History Museum

    2018 April, VISION OF VENUS, group exhibition at Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL

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

    2017 February, SHE LOVES COLLECTIVE, group exhibition, Los Angeles, CA

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

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

    2016 April, 105th Annual Gold Medal exhibition, at Autry Museum, Los Angeles,CA

    2016 April, 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, ORACALE OF EXTINCTION (solo exhibition), Copro Gallery, Santa

    Monica, CA

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

    2015 July, PHANTASTISCHE VENUS, in the Altes Rathaus, Viechtach, Germany

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

    2015 March, 104th Annual Gold Medal exhibition, at Fisher Museum, Los Angeles, CA

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

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

    2014 October, ROUGH AND READY SIDESHOW, at Bash Contemporary Gallery, San Francisco, CA

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    2011 December, 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, Los Angeles, CA

    2011 September, (solo exhibition), at Silvana Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

    2011 April, 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, NEW RENESANCE, (solo exhibition) at Olimp Art Center, Los Angeles, CA

    2007 April, group show, 23-24 Memorial Art Exhibition at Los Angeles Municipal Art

    Gallery at Barnsdall Hall, Los Angeles, CA


    Work:


    1998-2009 Fashion Life inc., position: Fashion Designer

    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

    1997-1998 CC Collection Inc., position: Fashion Designer.

    1994-1997 Bill Glazer and Associates Inc. position: Fashion/Graphic Artist.

    1990-1994 Susan Borrows, position: Fashion Designer.



    Media:


    2018 May/June issue of FINE ART CONNOISSEUR magazine

    2018 January/February issue of FINE ART CONNOISSEUR magazine

    2017 December, AMERICAN ART COLLECTOR magazine

    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

    2014 August, American Art Collector Magazine, issue 106

    2014 March 14, Hi Fructose Magazine :http: //hifructose.com/ 2014/03/13/previewalexandra- 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-manukyanfigurative-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/previewalexandra-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/newwork-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/alexcouwenberg-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-theart-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?

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    http://issuu.com/didimenendez/docs/p_a22