Alexandra Kostakis                           w: alexandrakostakis.com

set design + sculpture                                                       e:  alexandrakostakis@gmail.com

 

                                                      

Education

 

2013- 2015   MFA Sculpture, Pratt Institute,  Brooklyn, New York, United States

 

2009- 2012  BA Performance Design & Practice, Central Saint Martins,  London, United Kingdom

 

2008-2009 Foundation Diploma in Design, Central Saint Martins, London, United Kingdom

  

Experience

Feb, 2016  Artist Assistant For Aga Ousseinov,,Hermes ( Spring Collection Windows ) Madison Avenue, New York

 

Jan. 2016  “In Time”, 315 Gallery, Two Person Show, Manhattan, New York  

 

Dec. 2015  X- Art Fair , The Hollows Art Space, Miami

     

Nov, 2015  "Staves,Gussets,Laths,Tenons", The Hollows Art Space, Brooklyn, New York

 

Sept. 2015  The Hollows Benefit Exhibition, The Hollows Art Space, Brooklyn, New York

 

Sept. 2015  Set Design, Artist Assistant For Jarrod Charles Beck, (Governors Island, Abrons Theatre, Lmcc)

 

July 2015  Mercury Now, Mulherin Gallery, New York, New York

 

June 2015  Graduate Exhibition, Ruben & Norman Shafler Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

 

June 2015  Auto Chemistry, the Hollows Art Space, Brooklyn New York

 

June 2015  If The Walls Could Speak, Firework Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

 

May 2015   Wide open 6: BWAC National Jurried Exhibition, Brooklyn, United States

 

May 2015  Viscous/Static, MFA Thesis Show, Dekalb Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

 

April 2015 Signs of life: in and out of time and place, Boiler Room Pieroggi Gallery, Brooklyn, United States

 

Dec. 2014 Art Show Today, Planthouse Gallery Chelsea, New York, New York

 

April 2013  Installation Brazil, Secret Cinema, Future Shorts, Surrey, United Kingdom

 

Jan.  2013  Installation/ Set Dr. Martens Fall/ Winter Collection 2013, London, United Kingdom  

 

Nov. 2013  Installation Cocoons, Bloomsbury Festival in Russell Square, by John Lewis London, UK

 

Oct. 2012  Installation Cocoons 2 for Art for Youth Exhibition, Royal College of Arts London, United Kingdom

 

May 2012  Installation Openings: Stenopé, Platform Theater, London, United Kingdom

 

Dec. 2011  Installation Black Market Laboratory, Secret Cinema Show, Future Shorts, Farmiloe Factory, UK

 

Awards

 

2015 Outstanding Merit Award, Pratt Institute Brooklyn, New York, United States

 

2014 ArtSlant  Juried Winner, Brooklyn, New York, United States

 

2012 Bloomsbury Festival, Won Competition for young artists Sponsored by John Lewis LTD, UK