ALLISON PASCHKE RESUME 2017
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” installations, AS220 Project Space, Providence RI
2016 Candita Clayton Gallery, Pawtucket RI
2013 Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco CA
2012 Allison Paschke: 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
2014 “Layers,” with Masha Ryskin, Candita Clayton Gallery Pawtucket RI
2011 with Diane Hoffman, Chazan Gallery, Providence RI
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

THREE PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2016 “A Closer Look,” Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA
2015 “Adria Arch, Nancy Hayes, Allison Paschke,” Grimshaw Gudewicz Art Gallery, Fall River MA
2011 “Exquisite,” University of Mass/Dartmouth Art Gallery, New Bedford MA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016 “Small Works,” Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA
2015 “Cast of Creatives,” Gallery 4, Tiverton RI
2015 “Fine Artists of the Jewelry District,” ArtProv Gallery, Providence RI
2015 “Small Works,” Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA
2014 “Line and Form: New Ceramics,” Candita Clayton Gallery, Pawtucket RI
2014 “Small Works,” Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA
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
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 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
2012 “Immersion/Interaction” with RK projects and Lynne Harlow, exhibition of installations
2009 “de/construct II,” sole curator for a show of 20 site-specific installations related to the
theme of architecture, Providence
2007 “de/construct,” sole curator for a show 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
2011 University of Mass/Dartmouth Art Gallery, New Bedford MA
2008, 2003, and 2002 Cranbrook Academy of Art
2007 Loyola Marymount University, CA
2005 University of Southern California, C
1997 Dartmouth College, Hanover NH

PUBLICATIONS/REVIEWS
2017 Review of “please touch” at AS220 Project Space by Alex Castro, Big Red and Shiny
2017 Review of “please touch” at AS220 Project Space by Carrie Decker, Motif Magazine
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
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

TEACHING
1990-94 Ceramics Program Director and Instructor at the Arts Council of Princeton, Princeton NJ

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
2015 and 2011 Blue Cross Blue Shield, Providence
1998 DCBI, Detroit MI

GALLERIES
Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport MA
Candita Clayton Gallery, Pawtucket RI
Nancy Toomey Fine Art, San Francisco CA
Cade Tompkins Projects, Providence RI
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