Born in Toledo, OH
Lives and works in Los Angeles. CA
Alex Slade completed a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI and a Master of Fine Arts degree from California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA. Slade’s photographs chronicle his own wanderings and define a narrative in U.S. cities where corporate capitalism dominates the urban fabric. He has had solo exhibitions at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; Edward Cella Art + Architecture, Los Angeles, CA; Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA; Mary Goldman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Els Hanappe Underground, Athens, Greece; Wienowski & Harbord, Berlin, Germany, and Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany. Group exhibitions include Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany; Carpenter Center, Harvard University, Cambridge MA; Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA; Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL; and Artists Space, New York, NY. Slade received a City of Los Angeles, Individual Artist Fellowship (2008), and a California Community Foundation Individual Artist Fellowship (2006). His work is included in the collection of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA.
Please see Slade’s CV for complete exhibition history.