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Angela Berkson
Albuquerque, NM
angela@angelaberkson.com

Education

1989 BFA, University of Texas at Austin, Texas. Emphasis in Painting and Mixed Media
1/88 – 5/88 Studio Apprenticeship with artist Rachel Friedberg studying encaustic painting techniques and art theory in New York City
1987 – 1988 Fine Art program study, College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico
1985 – 1987 Fine Art program study, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, California

Solo Exhibitions

2015 side x side, Exhibit/208, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2014 Layered Perspectives, Michael Warren Contemporary, Denver, Colorado
2013 art-is-fact, Exhibit/208, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2011 re:cover, Exhibit/208, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2008 Parallel Play, Box Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2007 Dirty Drawings, Exhibit/208, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2006 Echoes, Box Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2004 Point of Departure, Box Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2003 Suspension, Box Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2002 Boy Meets Girl, Box Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
1997 Recent Encaustics, Sally Sprout Gallery, Houston, Texas
1995 Burn In, Coleman Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico
1994 Loaded, Raw Space Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico
1990 Vessels Subsequent, Congress Gallery, Austin, Texas

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016 Non Finito, Sanitary Tortilla Factory, Albuquerque, New Mexico (co-curator)

2014 s(and): an introduction, Exhibit/208, Albuquerque, New Mexico (invitation/collective)

2014 MAS ATTACK, ARTRA Curatorial Projects, Torrance Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2014 MAS ATTACK, ARTRA Curatorial Projects, Creative ABQ, Albuquerque, NM

2014 Introduction to Michael Warren Contemporary, Michael Warren Contemporary, Denver, CO

2013 IEA EncaustiCon 2013 International Juried Exhibition, Eggman & Walrus, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2013 Alluvial, invitational, Open Space Visitor’s Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2012 IEA International Encaustic Conference Exhibition, Gallery Nord, invitational, San Antonio, Texas

2011 20 x 20, Harwood Art Center, invitational, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2011 Miniatures, Albuquerque Museum, invitational, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2010 88, OK Mountain Gallery and Domy Books, curated by Andy Coolquitt, Austin, Texas

2010 Group Exhibition, Exhibit/208, invitational show of gallery artists, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2010 Coupling, 10101, Invitational exhibition of artist couples, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2009 Albuquerque NOW, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico; Invitational exhibition of artists living/working in Albuquerque, curated by Andrew Connors, Curator of Art, Albuquerque Museum

2009 I Also Make Art, Inpost Art Space, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2008 Biennial Southwest, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Juror Dr. Stephanie Hanor, Curator, San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art

2007 Surface and Beyond, Ruth Morpeth Gallery, Hopewell, New Jersey

2006 Biennial Southwest, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Juror Neal Benezra, Director of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

2006 Contemporary Art Society Honors, Artspace 116, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2005 Flash Frozen, Inpost ArtSpace, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2003 The SHOW, New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Juror Susan Rothenberg

2003 The Whole Ball of Wax, WomanMade Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, Juror Joanne Mattera, author of The Art of Encaustic Painting

2001 Group Show, Box Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2000 Recent Work, Denise Robergé Gallery, Palm Desert, California

1999 Artist’s Choice, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1998 Framed, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1998 Contemporary Art 1998, The Art Center at Fuller Lodge, Los Alamos, New Mexico, Juror Stuart Ashman, Director of the Museum of Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico

1997 Smallest Show on Earth, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1997 Six, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1996 Salon Show, Coleman Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1996 Group Exhibition, Bockrath Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio

1996 Waxing Minimal, Organized/curated by Denise Bibro Fine art in NYC and exhibited at Fairleigh Dickinson College Art Gallery, Hackensack, New Jersey

1995 Group Exhibition, Coleman Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1994 Magnifico!, juried exhibition of New Mexico artists, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1994 Thirty Under 30, Ralph Greene Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1993 Albuquerque Abstract Painters, KiMO Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1993 ARTIKULAYT, Raw Space Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1993 Magnifico!, juried exhibition of New Mexico artists, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1992 Fourth National Juried Exhibition, Viridian Gallery, New York, New York, Juror Elisabeth Sussman, Curator of Paintings, Whitney Museum, New York, New York

1990 Group Exhibition, Park Place Gallery, Austin, Texas

1989 Quietism, Mexic Arte Museum, Austin, Texas

1989 Annual Juried Exhibition, Huntington Museum, University of Texas, Austin, Texas

1987 Youthful Enthusiasm, Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, California

Publications

“Work Ethic: An Interview with Painter Angela Berkson,” Julia Mandeville, Alibi, February 11, 2010.

“Artist’s Images are Revealed in Layers of Mysterious Wax,” Nancy Salem, Albuquerque Tribune, April 20, 2007.

“Leap of Faith Should be Taken,” Wesley Pulkka, Albuquerque Journal, April 15, 2007.

“Santa Fe Summer Preview,” Sarah S. King, Art in America, June/July, 2006.

“Box Echoes,” Janet Long Ford, abqARTS, June, 2006.

“Suspension,” Diane Armitage, THE Magazine, August, 2003.

“11 Artists,” Diana Armitage, THE Magazine, January, 1996.

“Art News from Downtown,” Wesley Pulkka, NuCity, May 2, 1994.

“On Target,” Leslie Jenks, NuCity, April 25, 1994.

Other

Vice-President, Contemporary Art Society of New Mexico

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