Biography

Selected Works / Exhibitions / Biography / Available Inventory

Alexander Kroll

Born in New York City, 1981
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
Professor at Art Center College of Design, Pasadena CA

Education

MFA, Otis College of Art and Design, 2008
BA, Yale University, 2004

Slade School of Art, University College, London, UK, 2002

One / Two Person Exhibitions

Q & A: New Paintings by Alexander Kroll, SecondGuest Projects, NYC (2015)
The Sky on the Floor, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami (2014)
Alexander Kroll, Imaginary, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, (2014)
Roy Dowell and Alexander Kroll, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami (2013)
The Florist, The Loquat and Yes, CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles (2012)
Blue or Both, James Harris Gallery, Seattle (2012)
Alexander Kroll: Works on Paper, James Harris Gallery, Seattle (2011)
Unfoldings, CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles, (2011)
Alexander Kroll: Paintings, James Harris Gallery, Seattle (2010)
Wet Wet, MFA Thesis, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design (2008)

Group Exhibitions

2016
At Home in Outer Space, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL
Grafforists, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2015
Bloody Red Sun of Fantastic LA, Curated by Rene-Julien Praz, Piasa, Paris, FR
Remains, Durden and Ray, Los Angeles, CA. Alexander Kroll, Tomory Dodge, Ingrid Calame, Jenny Hagar, Max Presneil
Seinfeld (a show about nothing), Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami FL

2014
One Night in Black and White, Post, Los Angeles, CA. Curated by Rachelle Rojany. Alexander Kroll, Rachelle Rojany, Susan Silton.
Person Place Thing, 68Projects, Berlin, Germany. Curated by Quang Bao.
Works-on-paper.
Roster Crow, 68Projects, Berlin. Germany. Curated by Quang Bao.
William Bradley, Alexander Kroll, Jennifer Packer
Landscape, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami. Curated by Justin Gilanyi. Leon Benn, Srijon Chowdery, Iva Guergieva, Michael John Kelly, Owen Kidd, Martin Elder.

2013
Forms of Abstraction, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA , Curated by Carl Berg
Fanatic, Post, Los Angeles, CA.Curated by Lily Simonson
Drown me in Pictures, Latned Atsar, Los Angeles, CA. Amir Fallah, Christopher Pate, Alexander Kroll
Cast, Reflect, CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. Daniel Aksten, André Goeritz, Alexander Kroll, Robin Szidak

2011
CB1 Gallery + the Colburn School, Los Angeles, CA
Metallic, POST, Los Angeles, CA
The Open Daybook, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions
Telephone, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2010
The Art that Dare not Speak Its Name, CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles
The Story of O, Ben Maltz Gallery, Los Angeles
Portable Caves, HKJB, New York

2009
Seasonal Pictures, ACME, Los Angeles. Alexander Kroll, Christine Frerichs, Brad Eberhardt, Benjamin King, Richard Hoblock

Interactions, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena. Eduardo Consuegra, Patrick Jackson, Alexander Kroll, Lindsay Lacewell Kessner, Christina Pierson

2008
Mini Market, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Best in Show, ISM Gallery, Long Beach
MFA Graduation Show, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design
All in, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2007 – 2005
My Buddy, UCLA New Wight Gallery
Mid-Residency Show, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design

Resolutions, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design
“Moxie” Jurors pick group show City Wide Open Studios. Exit Art, NYC. Curated by Jodi Hanel

2004 – 2002
City Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT (group show and solo installation)
Senior project exhibition Yale University School of Art
Political/Apolitical
, Thomas J Walsh Art Gallery, Fairfield University
Endless Summer, Yale University School of Art
What Now? Thomas J Walsh Art Gallery, Fairfield University

2000
VisionIntoArt, Clark Studio, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Curatorial Projects

The Boardroom, Visual Artists Group, Los Angeles, CA (2015)

One Foot on the Ground, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA (2015)
Joanne Greenbaum, Craig Taylor, Tom Knechtel, Jane Hugentober, Erin Morrison, Tomory Dodge,

Painting, Design, Speculation, Generosity, CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (2011)
Dan Callis, Matthew Carter, Roy Dowell, Mark Dutcher, Christine Frerichs
Lauren Luloff, Renee Petropoulos, Craig Taylor

Residences

Artist-in-Residence, 68projects, Berlin, Germany (Summer 2014)
Artist in Residence, Santa Fe Art Institute (2013)

Teaching

Art Center College of Design, Professor in the Fine Art Department, 2011- Present
UCLA School of Art and Architecture, Visiting Professor of Painting, 2012-3
California State University Long Beach, Guest Critic/ Visiting Artist Lecture, 2012
Otis College of Art and Design, Guest Critic MFA Fine Art, 2008- 2010

Gallery Representation

James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
Praz-Delavallade, Paris-Brussels
Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL

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