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Alika Cooper
updated: 07/28/2014
website: www.alikacooper.com
 
   
 
 
     
 
Artwork Title
art-medium
art-year
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Deliquesce
Rounds
Chain
Stretch
Screen
Bulb
Model
Modeled Nude
Strong Arm
Contortion
 
Portfolio Keywords:  abstract, figurative, process, gender/sexuality, historical, conceptual, pattern, surreal, psychological, portraiture
 
 
Deliquesce by Alika Cooper
Deliquesce
Fabric, Adhesive, Stretcher bars
2013
36 " x  40 "  x 1.5 " 
Rounds by Alika Cooper
Rounds
Fabric, Adhesive, Stretcher Bars
2013
36" x  40"  x 1.5" 
Chain by Alika Cooper
Chain
Fabric, Adhesive, Stretcher bars
2013
14" x  10"  x 1.25" 
Stretch by Alika Cooper
Stretch
Fabric, Adhesive, Stretcher bars
2013
14" x  10"  x 1.25" 
Screen by Alika Cooper
Screen
Fabric, Adhesive, Stretcher bars
2013
16" x  14"  x 1.25" 
Bulb by Alika Cooper
Bulb
Fabric, Adhesive, Stretcher bars
2013
42" x  48"  x 1.25" 
Model by Alika Cooper
Model
Fabric, Adhesive, Stretcher bars
2013
48" x  42"  x 1.25" 
Modeled Nude by Alika Cooper
Modeled Nude
Fabric, Adhesive, Stretcher bars
2013
48" x  42"  x 1.25" 
Strong Arm by Alika Cooper
Strong Arm
Fabric, Adhesive, Stretcher bars
2013
24" x  30"  x 1.25" 
Contortion by Alika Cooper
Contortion
fabric, adhesive, stretchers
2012
48" x  44"  x 1" 

Artist Statement

Alika Cooper was born in Guam and lives and works in Los Angeles. She received her MFA in 2006 at the California College of Arts, San Francisco. She has had solo projects at Tracy Williams LTD., New York, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, Hamish Morrison Gallerie, Berlin and Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco. Upcoming projects include a solo exhibition at Katharine Mulherin, Toronto, October 2013.

Artist Bio / CV

Born in Agana, Guam 1979 

Lives in Los Angeles, California

2006 M.F.A. California College of the Arts,San Francisco, CA
2002 B.F.A. California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012
Upbraid, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2011
Cherried, Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2009
Cold Wave, Mark Wolfe Contemporary, San Francisco, CA
Making Magic, Hamish Morrison Galerie, Berlin, Germany
2008
Alika Cooper, Galleria Studio Legale, Vienna Fair, Vienna, Austria
2007
No Mans Land, Galleria Studio Legale, Rome, Italy
Alika Cooper, Mark Wolfe Contemporary, San Francisco, CA
2005
Alika Cooper, Kim Light Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012
Escapism Devices, Infernoesque, Berlin, CO/LAB, LA Art Platform, Los Angeles, CA
Dirty Funk, ACME., Los Angeles, CA
Tropic of Capricorn, Katharine Mulherin, Toronto, Canada
To Live and Paint in LA, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
Making it Natural, Mulherin + Pollard, New York, NY
Holding Onto Something Slippery, LVL3, Chicago, IL
Art LA Contemporary,LIFEONMARS, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011
AQUA ART MIAMI, Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco, CA
NADA Miami Beach, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Ultrasonic VI: Appropriate, Mark Moore, Los Angeles, CA
California Girls, Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts, New York,NY
Living Arrangements, Plug Projects, Kansas City, MO
On Forgery: Is one better than another?, LA> Two By Two, Public Fiction, Los Angeles, CA
Passover, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010
Gray Day, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA
Die Dame, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
The Women of Women, Taylor De Cordoba, Los Angeles, CA
Fuckheads, Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
Paper Awesome!, Baer Ridgway, San Francisco, CA
100 Records, Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA

AWARDS AND HONORS

2005
Jack and Gertrude Murphy Fellowship, San Francisco, CA


SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2011
Berardini, Andrew, "Alika Cooper, Eleanor Harwood Gallery," Artforum, Reviews, December, p.263

2007
Nunez-Fernandez, Lupe, "Alika Cooper At Mark Wolfe Contemporary, San Francisco," Saatchi Online Magazine, Reviews, July