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ARTIST TALK at Rhodes College Oct 26!

Alexandra Carter, featured in "In Conversation: Celebrating 100 Years of Women at Rhodes College", presents her work, which has taken her from Rhodes College to Goldsmith's College in London to residencies around to world, and finally to Los Angeles, where she currently lives. 

Join us at 6pm on Thursday, October 26 in Blount Auditorium at Rhodes College

Exhibition in Memphis Opening October 27

Join us as we celebrate the opening of "In Conversation: Celebrating 100 Years of Women at Rhodes College."

In 1917, Rhodes College began admitting women on an equal basis with men. This exhibition celebrates the contributions of women faculty and alumnae from the Department of Art and Art History by placing them in conversation across generations around persistent themes in the study and creation of art. 

Mary Sims and Alexandra Carter examine the roll of the figure in representation, both realistic and fantastical. Esther Ruiz, Daisy Craddock, and Betty Gilow employ color and abstraction to striking visual effect. Erin Harmon and Valerie Berlin find compelling pattern in landscape and domestic spaces. We're pleased to round out the exhibition with the work of Floy Hanson and Jessie Clough, two forward-thinking women whose keen eyes and passion for art laid the groundwork for Clough-Hanson Gallery.

Located in Clough Hall on the campus of Rhodes College, the gallery is open Tuesday - Saturday, 11 am - 5 pm. Admission is always free. For more information contact Joel Parsons,

Relocation to Los Angeles

Alexandra is pleased to announce her relocation to sunny Los Angeles, California! She is settling into her studio in the Palms/Culver City area of LA. Please get in touch if interested in paying the studio a visit. 

Exhibition in Vienna!

The Austrian Federal Chancellery and KulturKontakt Austria extend a cordial invitation to an exhibition of works by Artists in Residence. Alexandra Carter (USA), Vitya Glushchenko (Ukraine), Đejmi Hadrović (Slovenia), Taras Kamennoy (Ukraine), Bojana S. Knežević (Serbia), Lucía Simón Medina (Spain) and Svetlana Mircheva (Bulgaria)are presenting their works at the exhibition space of the Austrian Federal Chancellery on Concordiaplatz.

The Federal Chancellery, in cooperation with KKA, offers scholarships for residencies in Vienna. The scholarships are funded by the Federal Chancellery within the framework of the Artists in Residence programme and are organised and implemented by KKA, which also provides support and advice to the scholarship winners.

Vernissage: 13 March 2017, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Exhibition duration: 14 – 20 March 2017
Exhibition space of the Austrian Federal Chancellery:
Concordiaplatz 2, 1010 Vienna
mon - fri from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Artist-in-Residence in Vienna, Austria

Alexandra Carter is now part of the Artist-in-Residency program held by the Federal Chancellery of Austria and KulturKontakt Austria until March 31st, 2017.  She will be investigating the influence of performance in her work and conducting specific research related to the Viennese Actionists.
See the artist's profile on the KulturKontakt website
Follow KulturKontakt's Facebook page
Follow the artist on instagram @alexandraallencarter

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