Alex Gabriel Bernstein


About

ALEX GABRIEL BERNSTEIN
Born: 1972 Spruce Pine, NC


EDUCATION:
2001 MFA, RIT, School for American Crafts, Rochester, NY
1999 Glassblowing w/ David Levi, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
1998 Glassblowing, Dmitri Michealidis, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
1994 BA, University of North Carolina, Asheville, Asheville, NC

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2017 Continuation/Exploration, Winterowd Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
2016 Natural Progression, Hooks Epstein Gallery, Houston, TX
2015 New Works, Hodgell Gallery, Sarasota, FL
2014 Latest Work, New River Fine Art, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
2012 Natural History, Winterowd Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
2009 Newest, Winterowd Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
Chappell Gallery, New York, NY
2008 William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
Hooks-Epstein Gallery, Houston, TX
Tom Riley Gallery, Cleveland, OH
2007 William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2005 Prism Contemporary Glass Gallery, Chicago, IL
Sandra Ainsley Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA
2004 Chappell Gallery, New York, NY
2001 Bevier Gallery, Rochester, NY
Hope Collection, Santa Fe, NM



RECENT GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2018 Inaugural Exhibition, Imagine Museum, St. Petersburg, FL
2015 Glass Group Exhibition, Winterowd Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
Collective Glass Show, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
2014 SOFA Chicago, Illinois
2013 LA Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Art Chicago 2011, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL
2010 SOFA New York & Chicago, IL & Santa Fe, NM
2009 Rising Stars of the 21st Century, American Glass Museum, Millville, NJ
Art Santa Fe, Winterowd Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
All In The Family, Suffolk Center For the Arts, Suffolk, VA
Inspired By, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
RedDot Miami, Miami, FL
SOFA New York & Chicago, IL & Santa Fe, NM

2008 Winterowd Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM (also 2006-07)
Gesture & Cadence, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2006 34th Glass Invitational, Habatat Galleries, Royal Oaks, MI (also 2004-5)
SOFA New York, New York, NY (also 2003-5)
SOFA Chicago, Chicago, IL (also 2002-05)

2005 Glass ’05, Creative Glass Center of America, Wheaton, NJ
Out of the Mold, Peninsula Fine Arts Center, New Port New, VA
Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (also 2004)

2004 Glass, Function+Art, Chicago, IL
Artists, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Palm Beach Contemporary, Palm Beach, FL
Apercu, Prism Contemporary Glass Gallery, Chicago, IL

2003 Invitational, Parisi Gallery, Del Mar, CA
Vessel Show, Museum of Art & Design, Louisville, KY
2003 Glass ’03, Creative Glass Center of America, Wheaton, NJ
New Insight, Chappell Gallery, Boston, MA
Il Pettoo, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
New Glass, Function+Art Gallery, Chicago, IL
Infusion, Gallery WDO, Charlotte, NC
New Talent, Chappell Gallery, New York, NY
Bernstein Trio, Blue Spiral 1, Asheville, NC

2002 American Heritage, Chappel Gallery, Boston, MA
Auction, Liberty Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Goblet, Snyderman/Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Feature, Thomas R. Ripley Gallery, Cleveland, OH
New Work New Year, Blue Spiral 1, Asheville, NC
Cast of Excellence, Chappell Gallery, New York, NY

2001 International Craft Biannual, Cheongju Art Hall, Cheongju City, Korea
Off the Hook, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2000 Glass Arts, Triagle Gallery, New York, NY
In Context, Glass Museum, Frauenau, Germany
Burchfield-Penney Art Center, Bufalo, NY
Contemporary Crafts, Mase Art Center, Mase, AZ
10 Year Exhibition, Kittrell/Riffkind Gallery, Dallas, TX

1999 Union, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY



SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
Glassmuseum Frauenau, Frauenau, Germany
Imagine Museum, St. Petersburg, FL
Burchfield-Penny Arts Center, Museum of Western New York Art, Buffalo, NY
Wallace Memorial Library, RIT, Rochester, NY
Mellon Financial Corporation, Harrisburg, VA
Wachovia Financial Group, Greenville, SC


AWARDS:
2009 Rising Star-Contemporary Glass Artists for the 21st Century, Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass, Collectors Group
2003 Selection for New Glass Review
2002 American Craft Council Emerging Artists Grant
2001 Dean of Liberal Arts Purchase Award
Wallace Memorial Library Purchase Award
Special Selection, International Craft Biannual, Cheongiu City, Korea
2000 Honorable Mention, International Craft Biannual, Cheongiu City, Korea
Niche Award for Glass Sculpture
Sylvia I. Rosen Endowment Purchase Award
1999 Aaron Rosenstreich Memorial Fund for Excellence

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Work Selection

Alex Gabriel Bernstein  - Blue Striped Half Moon

Blue Striped Half Moon