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A L E X A N D R O          S A N T A N A

 

313 West Hall Street

Savannah, Georgia 31401

Email: alex.santana912 @gmail.com

Telephone: 912-233-8113

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Present           Master of Fine Arts Painting – Savannah College of Art and Design

Savannah, Georgia

1987                Bachelor of Architecture – Rhode Island School of Design

Providence, Rhode Island

1986                Bachelor of Fine Arts – Rhode  Island School of Design

Providence, Rhode Island

1983                Romance Languages &  Philosophy – Brown  University

Providence, Rhode Island

1978                Art History Baccalaureate – Spanish Academy of Fine Arts

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1978                Fine Arts Baccalaureate – Spanish  Academy of Fine Arts

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

 

SELECTED  SOLO  EXHIBITIONS

 

2010           Alexandro Santana : Recent  Paintings

Local 11 Ten , Savannah , Georgia

2009          “Haecceitia  :  Homage Michel Foucault”  Besharat  Gallery

Atlanta , Georgia

2009         “Beastieary  :  Comparative  Compendium”  Taca Gallery

Savannah,  Georgia

2008         “Destiny Manifested” – 2 Car Garage Contemporary

Savannah, Georgia

2006         “Savannah  Squares” – Jewish Educational Alliance

Savannah, Georgia

2004          “Savannah  Painter” –  Marshall House Gallery

Savannah, Georgia

2002          “Recent Paintings” – Metropole  Gallery

Savannah, Georgia

1985          “Transformations in Space and Time : Homage Jorge Luis Borges”

Boinayel  Gallery,  Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1983          “Under Solar Influence” – National Institute of Spanish Culture

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1983          “Works on Paper” – Casa de Teatro Gallery

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

 

SELECTED  GROUP  EXHIBITIONS

 

2011               “Staffwerks” – Telfair Museum of Art

Savannah , Georgia

2011               “The Nude “ – Indigo Sky Gallery

Savannah , Georgia

2009               “Le Flash Atlanta“ – Castleberry Hill  Urban  District

Atlanta , Georgia

2009              “Savannah Seven” -  2 Car Garage Contemporary

Savannah, Georgia

2008              “Symphonic Notes  XXI  Century Painting” – 2 Car Garage Contemporary

Savannah, Georgia

2008              “Best of 2 Car Garage” – 2 Car Garage Contemporary

Savannah, Georgia

2007              “Group Show” – Iocovozzi Fine Art Gallery

Savannah, Georgia

2007              “Savannah Seven” – 2 Car Garage Contemporary

Savannah, Georgia

2006              “Annual Telfair Art Auction” – Telfair Museum of Art

Savannah, Georgia

2006              “Annual Telfair Art Fair” – Telfair Museum of Art

Savannah, Georgia

2004              “Annual Telfair Art Auction” – Telfair Museum of Art

Savannah, Georgia

1992              “Crossings” – The Henry Street Settlement

466 Grand Street, Soho, New York City

1992              “Twelve Artists” – Krasdale Food Corporation

New York, New York

1991              “Encounters” – Ariel Gallery

470  Broome Street, Soho, New York City

1991              “Icons of Fertility” – Marcella Halpert Gallery

111 East 19th Street, New York City

1991              “Portable Furniture“ – Drefox International Design Corporation

Vienna, Austria

1990              “XVII  Biennal  of Visual Arts” – National Museum of Modern Art

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1989             “Carribean  Painting” – Casa de Teatro Gallery

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1988             “Young Supremacy of Boinayel” – Boinayel Gallery

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1987             “Six Painters” – National Institute of Spanish Culture

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1986             “XV  Biennal of Visual Arts” – National Museum of Modern Art

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1986             “100 Years of Dominican Painting”–National Museum Royal House Bastida

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1986             “Annual Painting Exhibition” – Woods Gerry Gallery

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island

1984            “Prototypical Toll-Booth”– Harvard GSD Charrette  Competition Exhibition

Harvard Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts

 

R E V I E W S  AND  P R E S S

 

Adrian Dannatt            “The Color of Meaning” – Review  “Haecceitia”  Besharat Gallery Atlanta

Art Net  Magazine

 

Allison Hersh               “Land Rush” – Review  “Destiny Manifested” Exhibition

The Savannah Morning News,  March  18,  2008

 

Lisa Silander                “New Art : Alexandro Santana “– Rhode Island School of Design

Views Magazine,  Spring 2008

 

Allison Hersh               “Abstract Visions”– Review  “Seven from Savannah” Exhibition

The Savannah Morning News,  October  4,  2007

 

Allison Hersh               “Otherworldly Beauty” – Review “Savannah  Squares” Exhibition

The Savannah Morning News,  March  16,  2006

 

Rexanna Keller             “Squares Intensity Artist” – Interview on Painting

The Savannah Morning News,  November  4,  2005

 

Laura Dye Lang           “Above it all” – Review of Architecture Project

Home Magazine,  New York City,  March 2005

 

Allison Hersh               “Urban Oasis” – Review of  26 East Gaston Street Architecture

Savannah  Magazine ,  September   2004

 

Stephen Henderson      “Low Country , High Style” – Review of Architecture Project

House Beautiful Magazine, New York City, September 2003

 

Allison Hersh               “Colorful Tango” – Review “Recent Paintings” Exhibition

The Savannah Morning News,  August  18,  2002

 

William Zimmer           “Exuberance and Color” – Review “Twelve Artists” Exhibition

The New York Times,  February  16,  1992

 

Blair Schiller                “Seven Post-Modernists” – Review  “Encounters”  Exhibition

Art Speak Magazine, New York,  December  1991

 

Marianne Tolentino       “Visual Dyptichs” – Interview on Painting

Visual Arts Magazine, Santo Domingo, April 1991

 

Marianne Tolentino        “Young Supremacy” – Review “Young Supremacy Boinayel”

Listin Diario News, Santo Domingo, December 18, 1988

 

Marianne Tolentino        “Excellent Transformation”-Review“Transformation SpaceTime”

Listin Diario News, Santo Domingo,  July  21, 1985

 

Marianne Tolentino        “Sun,Enthusiasm,Youth” – Review “Under Solar Influence” 1983

Listin Diario News, Santo Domingo , September  10, 1983

 

C O R P O R A T E   AND   P R I V A T E   C O L L E C T I O N S

 

Gulf & Western Paramount Communications Inc., New York

Royal Bank of  Canada., New York

Helena Rubinstein Foundation, New York

Dominican Cultural Foundation, New York

Bank of  Boston , Santo Domingo Branch

Dominican Industrial Society, Santo Domingo

National Institute of Spanish Culture, Santo Domingo

National Treasury Bank, Santo Domingo

Mary Dawn Arden Collection, New York

Frank Marino Hernandez Collection, New York

Miguelina Gambacini Collection, New York

Jaqueline Arias Collection, Freehold, New Jersey

Marie Claire Wolf Collection, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John & Mary Zipser Collection, Litchfield, Connecticut

Beverly McKittrick Collection, Washington D.C.

Charlene Overturf Collection, Miami, Florida

Sonia Santoni de Ginebra Collection, Coral Gables, Florida

Larry & Carol Simon Rideman Collection, Ponte Vedra, Florida

James & Barbara Stoeffler Collection , Key Largo, Florida

Elizabeth Arvelo-Dalmau Collection, Mount Dora, Florida

Ronald & Lynn Rossetti Collection, Saint Helena Island, South Carolina

Kathryn Symington Collection, Fripp Island, South Carolina

Barrow Klosowsky Collection, Charlotte, Virginia

Massoud Besharat Collection, Atlanta, Georgia

James & Katherine Gilker Collection, Atlanta, Georgia

Eric Cummings Collection, Savannah Georgia

Ervin & Diane Houston Collection, Savannah Georgia

Donald & Marcia Moore Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Kenneth & Jaqueline Sirlin Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Dennis & Victoria Myers Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Stephen & Tena Braswell Collection, Savannah, Georgia

John & Ginger Duncan Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Dr.  N.A. White  Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Ann Peeler West Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Widow Sandford Simmons Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Frederick & Malinda Bergen Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Erik & Harriet Meyerhoff Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Cindy Schroeder Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Inga Kahn Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Shannon Lancaster Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Gail Lawrence Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Stelio & Sharon Carrasquel Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Carol Chambers Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Peter & Belkis Matson Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Melander & Cox Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Gene Carpenter Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Allan Lander Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Laura Quail Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Haroun Houmayan Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Duke Miles Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Shannon Burns Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Donald Cohen Collection, Savannah, Georgia

D.R.B.  Stubbs  Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Dr. Alexandria Pierce Collection, Savannah, Georgia

JoAnne Forkin Collection, Savannah, Georgia

Don Manolo Fuertes, Marques de Gavin Collection, Madrid, Spain

Dona Carmen Cortes Collection, Alicante, Spain

Don Eugenio Carvajal Collection, Madrid, Spain

Don Horatio Lopez-Gil Collection, Madrid, Spain

Alain Berger Collection, Paris, France

Gaston Perlas Collection, Paris, France

R. L. Gambacini Collection, Milan, Italy

Bruno D’Angelo Collection, Trieste, Italy

Lorenzo de la Fuente Collection, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Ernesto Ballesteros Collection, Quito, Ecuador

Antonio Rivera Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Ada Rivera de Imbert Collection, Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic

Alberto de los Santos Collection, Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic

Jaqueline Arvelo-Dalmau Collection, Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic

Dr. Emilio Gomez-Pieterz Collection, Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic

Antonio Rodriguez-Mansfield Collection, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Consuelo de Perez-Bernal Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Bette de Perez-Bernal Collection, Santo Domingo , Dominican Republic

Dr. Bernardo Vega Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Octavia de Baquero Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Sylvia Conde de Guzman Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Dr. Alfredo Lebron Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Appolinaire Fernandez Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Josephine de Padilla Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Dr. Eduardo Helleu Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Georgina Franco del Conte Collection,Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic

Anna Aparicio de Bennassar Collection, Sosua, Dominican Republic

Guillermina de Polanco Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Marie Clotilde Menendez-Ricart, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Pedro Jose Vega Collection, Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic

Jean Luis Jorge Collection, Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic