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Jesse Alpern
updated: 07/21/2009
 
 
   
 
 
     
 
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Currently Occupied, 1
Currently Occupied, 2
Currently Occupied, 3
Untitled
Untitled
Badland
Partially Controlled
Absolutely Everything
Beard, 1
Payes
untitled
untitled
untitled
 
 
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Currently Occupied, 1 by Jesse Alpern
Currently Occupied, 1
Pencil on Paper
2007
22" x  30" 
Currently Occupied, 2 by Jesse Alpern
Currently Occupied, 2
Pencil on Paper
2007
22" x  30" 
Currently Occupied, 3 by Jesse Alpern
Currently Occupied, 3
Pencil on Paper
2007
22" x  30" 
Untitled by Jesse Alpern
Untitled
Pencil on Paper
2007
10" x  6" 
Untitled by Jesse Alpern
Untitled
Pencil on Paper
2007
10" x  3" 
Badland by Jesse Alpern
Badland
Pencil on Paper
2006
22" x  30" 
Partially Controlled by Jesse Alpern
Partially Controlled
pencil on paper
2007
48" x  32" 
Absolutely Everything by Jesse Alpern
Absolutely Everything
pencil on paper
2006
38" x  42" 
Beard, 1 by Jesse Alpern
Beard, 1
pencil on paper
2006
14" x  10" 
Payes by Jesse Alpern
Payes
pencil on paper
2006
14" x  10" 
untitled by Jesse Alpern
untitled
embroidery on paper
2006
10" x  8" 
untitled by Jesse Alpern
untitled
embroidery on paper
2006
10" x  8" 
untitled by Jesse Alpern
untitled
embroidery on paper
2006
46" x  34" 

Artist Statement
My drawings explore volatile landscapes and the passage of time.  Each drawing is composed of thousands of individual marks which take reference as much in post-impressionist painting as in prison drawings or psychedelia.

Artist Bio / CV
Jesse Alpern
Brooklyn, New York

jessealpern@mac.com

Born in Long Beach, New York 1979
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY


Education

BA Sarah Lawrence College
MFA School of Visual Arts


Selected Exhibitions

2007
Here and Elsewhere, Bronx Museum of the Arts (BxMA), Bronx, NY (catalogue)
Microwave, 5, Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY
Face Forward, Curated by Rachel Howe, Gallery W 52 (Dinaburg Arts) , New York, NY (catalogue)

2006
Year_06 Art Projects, Winkleman Gallery, London, UK
Aqua Art Miami, Winkleman Gallery, Miami, FL
Body Blend, Curated by Isabel Lewis, Dixon Place, New York, NY
Catch XX, Curated by Jeff Larson, Galapagos Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

2005
The Best of SVA, Curated by Zach Feuer, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY

2004
Bridging the Gap, Curated by Rachel Gugelberger, Westside Gallery, New York, NY


Awards

2006
AIM: Artists in the Marketplace, Bronx Museum of the Arts


Press

2007
Here and Elsewhere, by Tara Kilachand, New York Magazine,