alexandra antoine | aantoin3@gmail.com | www.alexandraantoine.com

Education

2014     BFA with an Emphasis in Art Education, SAIC, Chicago, IL

2010     Associates Degree in Fine Arts, Valencia College, Orlando, FL

Film/Television Projects

2015    ‘Ms. Helen’s Bookstore’ Mural, “Chi-Raq” Directed by Spike Lee

Solo Exhibitions

2017       Diaspora/Dyaspora, Rootwork Gallery, Chicago, IL

Group Exhibitions

2019 Art After Dark Unplugged, Outer Space Studios, Chicago, IL

2019 You’re Welcome, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY

2018       Iconic Black Panther Chicago, Stony Island Arts Bank, Chicago, IL

2018       U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Arts in Embassies Program)

2017       A Cartography of Port-au-Prince, Ghetto Biennale, Port-au-Prince, Haiti 

2017       An Elsewhere Within Here, ACRE, Chicago, IL

2016       Shared History, Southside Community Art Center, Chicago, IL

2015       I Can't Breath, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL

2015       Continuous Span, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

2015       Matriarch, Griffin Gallery, Chicago, IL

2015       Yr It!, Roots and Culture, Chicago, IL

2014      BFA Showcase Exhibition, Sullivan Gallery, Chicago, IL

2014      Fresh Juju, Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago, IL

2013      Saints, Roman Susan Gallery, Chicago, IL

Teaching Experience

2018-19 Teaching Artist, Free Write Arts & Literacy, Cook County Jail, Chicago, IL

2017-18 Teaching Artist, Free Write Arts & Literacy, Juvenile Detention Center, Chicago, IL

2015-16  Visual Arts Instructor, Pirie Fine Arts Academic Center, Chicago, IL

2011       Museum Education Intern/Teaching Artist, MoCADA, Brooklyn, NY

Awards/Grants/Fellowships

2019 Artist in Residence, Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck, MI

2019 SPARK Micro Grant, Chicago Artist Coalition, Chicago, IL

2017          Individual Artist Grant, DCASE, Chicago, IL

2016         Resident, ACRE Residency, Steuben, WI

Speaking Engagements

Envisioning Joy, Envisioning Justice. One State XChange Conference. Galesburg, IL. 22 October 2018

Artist Talk. Coe College. Cedar Rapids, Iowa. 12 April 2018

Contemporary Young Haitian Artists in Chicago. Haitian Art Society Conference. Waterloo, Iowa. 24 September 2017

Publications

Antoine, A (2019) Envisioning Justice Curricular Concepts Resource Guide, The Silhouette Project: Album Covers of Life: Illinois Humanities, Chicago https://envisioningjustice.org/CurricularConcep

Antoine, Alexandra. Interview by M Kellman. Member Interview, 12 Mar. 2019, https://www.spudnikpress.org/2019/03/member-interview-alexandra-antoine/.

Stan West, Journey to the ‘Lost and Found,’ The Chicago Defender, June 16, 2017.

            https://chicagodefender.com/2017/06/15/journey-to-the-lost-and-found/