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Alexis Duque

ALEXIS DUQUE 500 east 119th Street #7 New York, NY 10035 T.646-644-8900 EDUCATION

The School of Visual Arts, New York, NY 2005 The Art Students League of New York, New York, NY 2005 B.F.A University of Antioquia , Medellin, Colombia 1995 School of Fine Arts of Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia 1984 – 1989 SELECTED EXHIBITIONS 2012

“Metropolis” Praxis Gallery, New York – Solo Show “Masquelibros” Organized by Triplica Equipo and the UNED, Madrid, “Blind reproduction” A gathering of the tribes, New York, NY “Puebla Ciudad Mural” Mural Project, Puebla, Mexico. 2011

"El Museo's Bienal: The (S) Files 2011" El Museo del Barrio, NY "Cluster" AG Gallery, Brooklyn, NY “Illustrious” Guga Galleries, Newark, New Jersey “EastXWestXHarlem” Floor4Art Gallery, New York, NY 2010

“Around the way” Curated by Rocio Aranda Alvarado and Trinidad Fombellaorganized by Macy’s and El Museo del Barrio, NY “Interrupted Landscapes” Champion Contemporary, Austin, Texas. “Weaving in and out” No Longer Empty, New York, NY “Super Cluster” Praxis Gallery, Miami, Fl “Curate NYC” Rush Arts, New York, NY 2009

“El Dorado” Praxis Gallery, New York – Solo Show “Babel” Praxis Gallery, Miami, FL - Solo Show “New Tales of Our Age” Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, NJ “PULSE” Art Fair. Praxis Gallery, New York, NY “ART CHICAGO”, Praxis Gallery, New York, NY “Dialogo 365” The Ice box, Crane Building, Philadelphia, PA 2008

ding to the sense that the future is constantly under construction. The artist directly considers the connection between the constructed world and the human organism, creating portrait busts revealed through the vertical, horizontal and curvilinear forms of the buildings. It is this hopeful aspect that permeates the works overall. Rather than the dystopic world seen in the 1927 film Metropolis, however, Duque’s buildings allude to a space where structures are idealized and transcendent beauty is worn on the exterior of each edifice.

del Barrio, New York)

“Where the wild things grow” Praxis Gallery, New York, NY “ARTLONDON” Art Fair. Praxis Gallery, London, England “TIAF” Toronto International Art Fair, Praxis Gallery, Toronto, Canada “ARTBO” Art Fair, Praxis Gallery, Bogota, Colombia “Auction-Exhibition 08” Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, “The 1st International Roaming Biennial of Tehran” Instanbul, Turkey “PINTA” Art Fair. Praxis Gallery, New York, NY “Arteamericas” Art Fair. Solar Gallery, Miami, FL “SCOPE” Miami Art Fair. 10G Gallery, Miami FL “Salon Expace” AG Gallery, Williamsburg, New York, NY “Works on Paper” Flux Factory, New York, NY BIBLIOGRAPHY

“Future perfect” Beautiful Decay Magazine, book 6 Blue canvas Magazine#5, July 2010, pag. 54-55 New American Paintings #86, 2010, North East Edition, Juried by “The underdogs” Beautiful Decay Magazine, book 3 “East Hampton’s Solar Greets 2008 as Brave New World” by Joan Baum, Thursday, January 03,2008 “Studio Visit” Volume #2, june 2008. pag.51 “Artists Explore Brave New World” by Pat Rogers, The East Hampton “ Scary New World” by Jennifer Landes, The East Hampton Star, Nov.


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