ALLISON PASCHKE                                                                RESUME 2019
150 Chestnut St. 7A, Providence RI
401-440-8250
allisonpaschke@gmail.com
allisonpaschke.com

EDUCATION
MFA, Ceramics, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
              Studied with Tony Hepburn
BFA, Ceramics, Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI)
              Studied with Ken Ferguson
              Merit Scholarships, Barnett Outstanding Senior Award
BFA, Studio Art, University of California at Santa Cruz, CA
               Regent’s scholarship: full 4-year scholarship

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017  “please touch,” four interactive installations, AS220 Project Space, Providence RI
2016  Candita Clayton Gallery, Pawtucket RI
2013  Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco CA
2012  “Mirror Paintings,” Candita Clayton Gallery, Pawtucket
2008  5Traverse Gallery, Providence RI
2002  "Seven Windows" installation, The Dirt Palace, Providence
1997  Vermont Clay Studio, Montpelier VT
1993  WPA Gallery, Princeton, NJ

TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2020  “Scaling the Wall,” with Jacqueline Ott at the Jamestown Art Center, Jamestown RI
2019  “Alchemical Interactions,” with Sue Freda, Chazan Gallery, Providence
2018  “Lumen Essence,” with Alyn Carlson, Candita Clayton Gallery
2014  “Layered” with Masha Ryskin, Candita Clayton Gallery
2011  with Diane Hoffman, Chazan Gallery
2009  with Mark Parris, Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco
2004  “on both sides of the light” installation with Charlie Cannon, Wheeler Gallery, Providence RI
1998  “Attack” collaborative installation at Cranbrook Art Museum, MI

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018  “Interactive: beyond looking,” Chashama Foundation, Brooklyn NY
2018  “Small Works,” Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA
2017  “be of love and other stories,” highlights from the Newport Art Museum’s permanent collection
2016  “A Closer Look,” Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA
2016  “Small Works,” Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA
2015  “Adria Arch, Nancy Hayes, Allison Paschke,” Grimshaw Gudewicz Art Gallery, Fall River MA
2015  “Cast of Creatives,” Gallery 4, Tiverton RI
2015  “Fine Artists of the Jewelry District,” ArtProv Gallery, Providence RI
2014  “Layers,” with Masha Ryskin, Candita Clayton Gallery Pawtucket RI
2014  “Line and Form: New Ceramics,” Candita Clayton Gallery, Pawtucket RI
2014  “Networks Retrospective Exhibition,” Newport Art Museum, Newport RI
2013  “Work Harder,” LightSpace Studio, Brooklyn NY
2013  “Providence: True Love Always,” Abu Dhabi
2011  “Four Thoughts,” Candita Clayton Studio, Pawtucket RI
2011  “Exquisite,” University of Mass/Dartmouth Art Gallery, New Bedford MA
2010  “Bricks and Mortar: Inspired by Architecture,” Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe NM
2010  “Miniatures,” Art 101 Gallery, Brooklyn
2009  “Small Packages,” Cumberland Gallery, Nashville
2009  “Point of View,” Art 101 Gallery, Brooklyn
2009  “de/construct II,” two installations in a loft slated for demolition, Providence RI
2009  “The Post-modern Book,” 5Traverse Gallery, Providence RI
2007  “de/construct,” installation in a loft slated for demolition, Providence RI
2005  “In and Around Us,” David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence RI
2005  Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) award recipients show
2003  “Blue Dot Project,” works from the permanent collection, KCAI, Kansas City
2001  Juried members’ show, Newport Art Museum, Newport RI
2000  “Best of Rhode Island,” annual juried show, Providence
1999  Juried summer show of graduate work, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills MI
1999  “Clarity of Seduction II,” Network Gallery, Pontiac MI
1999  “Departures from the Midwest,” Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore
1999  NCECA juried graduate student show, Columbus OH
1998  “Clarity of Seduction I,” Network Gallery, Pontiac MI

AWARDS
2004 RISCA (Rhode Island State Council on the Arts,) 2nd place award, “New Genres”

JURIES/CURATORIAL
2018  “Interactive: beyond looking,” curator, group exhibition of interactive installations, Chashama, Brooklyn NY
2012  “Immersion/Interaction” curator, group exhibition of installations and performances, Pawtucket RI
2009  “de/construct II,” curator, exhibition of 20 site-specific installations related to the theme of architecture, Providence
2008  “Art of the Senses,” curator, Wickford Art Association, Wickford RI
2007  “de/construct,” curator, exhibition of 9 site-specific installations related to the theme of architecture, Providence
2007  “New Genres,” RISCA fellowship awards jury 2005 “New Genres,” RISCA fellowship awards jury
 
COMMISSIONS
2015  “Presence and Absence” for a private collection through ArtProv Gallery, Providence
2015  Private Commission through Gallery 4, Tiverton RI
2008  “Nvidia Abstracted and Projected,” lobby mirror piece for Nvidia Corp., Santa Clara CA
2004  Wall mirror installation for Dack Patriarca, Cranston RI
2004  Triptych for Dean Baker and Antonia Bostrom, Los Angeles
2004  “Dai Fuku,” wall mirror piece for Tom Muller and Alex Wang, Los Angeles
2002  “Seven Windows,” interior windows for Robin Nanney at the Dirt Palace, Providence
 
VISITING ARTIST
2008, 2003, and 2002 Cranbrook Academy of Art
2007  Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles
2005  University of Southern California, Los Angeles
1997  Dartmouth College, Hanover NH

PUBLICATIONS/REVIEWS
2017  Review of solo show at AS220 Project space by Alexander Castro, Big Red & Shiny magazine
2016  “A Closer Look,” Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA exhibition catalog
2013  Reviews of solo show at Toomey-Tourell Fine Art by ARTDaily.com and artbusiness.com
2012  Review of “Mirror Paintings” at Candita Clayton Gallery by Greg Cook, Providence Phoenix
2012  Review of “Interaction/Immersion by Greg Cook, Providence Phoenix
2011  “Exquisite” exhibition catalog
2011  Review of 2 person show with Diane Hoffman at Chazan Gallery, Providence Journal
2009  “500 Ceramic Sculptures, Contemporary Practice, Singular Works,” Lark Press
2009  Review of “de/construct II” by Bill Van Siclen, Providence Journal
2008  “Allison Paschke,” exhibition catalog for solo show at 5Traverse Gallery
2008  Review of solo show at 5Traverse Gallery by Meredith Cutler, Artscope Magazine
2008  Review of solo show at 5Traverse Gallery by Greg Cook, Providence Phoenix
 
RESIDENCIES
1998 The Experimental Studio, Athens, Greece
1997 Huanacaxtle Clay Workshop, Huanacaxtle, Mexico

ART FAIRS
2016  Art Expo NYC, represented by Artblend
2015  Spectrum, at Art Miami, represented by ArtProv Gallery, Providence
2011   Aqua, at Art Miami, represented by Toomey-Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco
2010  Aqua, at Art Miami, represented by Toomey-Tourell Fine Art
2009  Aqua, at Art Miami, represented by 5Traverse Gallery, Providence
 
PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
Paris, London, Los Angeles, New York, Abu Dhabi, Kansas City, Providence, etc.

MUSEUM COLLECTIONS
Newport Art Museum
Kansas City Art Museum

CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
Blue Cross Blue Shield, Providence
DCBI, Detroit MI
Nvidia Corp, Santa Clara CA

GALLERIES
Candita Clayton Gallery, Pawtucket RI
Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA