Biography

AnnePolashenski_Resume.pdf

Anne Polashenski
Email: mood365@gmail.com


Born 1976 in Syracuse, New York
Lives and works in New York

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

2009    Turkish Delight, Emerging Artist Exhibition Series, Barbara Walters Gallery at Sarah
             Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY, April 2-30, 2009
2008     Obliterations, Galería Fruela, Madrid, Spain, October 30 – December 5, 2008
2006     Patterned Faux Pas & Other Obliterations, Charleston Heights Art Center Gallery, Las
             Vegas, NV, November 24, 2006 - February 11, 2007

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2015    OPEN (C)ALL: The Artist’s Studio, BRIC Arts | Media House, Jan 14-Feb 8, 2015.
2014    Contemporary Islamic Art 3, curated by Dr. Iftikhar Dadi, LuminArte Gallery, Dallas, TX,
            Oct 25-Nov 29, 2014.
            Expanded Practice: A Survey of Work by BRIC Teaching Artists, BRIC Arts | Media House,
            Brooklyn, NY, May 14 –June 15, 2014.
            Ascent Launch Showcase in Tribeca, Ascent Contemporary Projects, New York, NY.
            Feb 21 & 22, 2014.
2013    Contemporary Islamic Art, Eisemann Center for Performing Arts, curated by Dr. Nada M.
            Shabout, Richardson, TX,  Sept 6-28, 2013.
2012    Artist-in-Residence Exhibition at Cooper Union, New York, NY, Aug 8-22, 2012.
2011    Pursuant Pharaohs, Collar Works Gallery, curated by Georgia Wohnsen, Troy, NY, Sept 30-Oct
            21, 2011.
2010    Fuzzy Logic, Thompson Gallery, Cambridge School at Weston, Weston, MA, April 9-June 17,
            2010.
            Flat File Exhibition, Golden Parachutes, Berlin, Germany, Jan 22-Feb 26, 2010.
2009    Strictly Regulated, Corridor Gallery, curated by Nina Ziefvert, Brooklyn, NY, Sept 27-Nov 7,
            2009.
            X
, Mixed Greens 10th Anniversary Exhibition, curated by Heather Darcy Bhandari and
            Courtney Strimple, New York, NY, July 9–Aug 14, 2009.
            Windows Brooklyn, Home & Haven Storefront, curated by Sara Jones, Andrea Wenglowskyj &
            Leah Gauthier, Brooklyn, NY, June 6-13, 2009.
2008    tART Summer Show, Rabbithole Gallery, Dumbo, Brooklyn, NY.
2007    Evolve Dissolve, Go North Gallery: A Space for Contemporary Art, curated by Joe Millar,
            Beacon, NY, December 8-30.
            Visual Reiterations: Recent Work by Anne Polashenski and Yasuko Fujioka
, curated by Juliana
            Driever, International Resource Center (IRC), Flushing Library, Queens, NY.
            About Face
, Contemporary Portraiture, curated by Paddy Johnson & Danielle Mysliwiec,
            General Electric World Headquarters, Fairfield, Connecticut.
2006    Cultural Redress: Reinterpreting Fashions from the Index of American Design, curated by
             Juliana Driever, Queens Library Gallery, Jamaica, NY.
2005    The Space Between, Mixed Greens, New York, NY.
            Inside Out,
Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna, FL.
            Magic Realism: Project Diversity,
Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York.
2003    Three Faces of Anne, MFA Thesis Show, Times Square Gallery, NY, NY.

 
FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2017    Virginia Center for the Creative Arts  (One month residency), Amherst, VA
2016    Oberpfälzer Künstlerhaus (6 week artist residency), Schwandorf, Germany
2015    Virginia Center for the Creative Arts  (One month residency), Amherst, VA
2012    Cooper Union, Artist-Teacher Summer Residency, (One month), New York, NY
2011    St. James Cavalier Centre for Creativity (6 week artist residency), Valletta, Malta
2010    The Art Factory  (8 week artist residency), Bialystok, Poland
2008    Fundación Valparaiso  (One month artist residency), Mojácar, Spain
2007    Virginia Center for the Creative Arts  (One month residency), Amherst, VA
2005    Atlantic Center for the Arts  (Selected to work with Jane Hammond), New Smyrna, FL
2003    A Papermaker’s Tour of Thailand & Myanmar (Burma)
           
3-week residency through Carriage House Paper mill researching/making handmade
            Thai & Burmese paper.

 
LECTURES

2009    Plattsburgh State University, Anne Polashenski: Artist & Activist, 2 October 2009, Plattsburgh,
            NY
2008    Old Westbury College, State University of New York, 6 November 2008, Hicksville, NY
2007    Hunter College, City University of New York, 14 November 2007, New York, NY
2006    Charleston Heights Art Center Gallery, 15 December 2006, Las Vegas, NV

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2014-present  Teaching Artist, Studio in a School-Long Term Program, New York, NY
2010-present  Teaching Artist, Brooklyn Arts Council, Brooklyn, NY
2010-present  Legacy Specialist, Joan Mitchell Foundation
2009-present  Teaching Artist, BRIC Arts Media, Brooklyn, NY
2007-present  Teaching Artist, Joan Mitchell Foundation, New York, NY
2003-2006      Jewelry Design Associate, GeoArt by Cynthia Gale, New York, NY
1999-2003      Jewelry Design Associate, Echo of the Dreamer, New York, NY
1998-1999      Assistant Printer, Pace Editions print shop, New York, NY

EDUCATION

2003    Masters of Fine Arts, Hunter College, New York, NY
1998    Bachelor of Arts, State University of New York at Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, NY