Born 1988, New York, New York

Lives and works in New York, New York




2016     MFA Visual Arts, Columbia University, New York, NY

2010     BA Art History and Studio Art, Bates College, Lewiston, Maine



Selected Exhibitions

2017     Save the Presidents, Museum of the Moving Image, Queens, New York

         In/visible, curated by haewooso, Korean Cultural Center, New York

         Save the Presidents, Anthology Film Archives, New York

         Austrian American Short Film Festival, curated by Stephanie Falkeis, Austrian Cultural Forum, New York

         Against Competition / Towards Mutual Aid, Flux Factory, Queens, NY

2016     Finished Goods Warehouse, curated by Natalie Bell, Pfizer, Brooklyn, NY

         Lattice Work, Black & White Project Space, Brooklyn, NY

         Columbia MFA Thesis Exhibition, curated by Regine Basha, Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City, NY

         Cross-Cultural Dialogue: Sino-American, Javits Center, New York, NY

2015     Fl0ating P0int, curated by Paddy Johnson, Judith Charles Gallery, New York, NY

         In Response: Repetition and Difference, Jewish Museum, New York, NY

         Columbia M.F.A. First Year Show, Wallach Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY

         Gullkistan: 20 Years, Listasafn Arnesinga Museum, Hveragerdi, Iceland

         Manger un mur, Les Chiroux, Liege, Belgium

2014     Alex Strada & Charlotte Evans, 3Walls, Brooklyn, New York

2013     Residual, Tapir Gallery, Berlin, Germany

         Untitled, Peter Marcelle Gallery, Bridgehampton, New York 

2012     Observations on Recreation, National Museum of Iceland, Reykjavik

         Hamptons Artists: Then and Now, Gerald Peters Gallery, New York, NY

         Face to Face, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

         XV Anos, curated by Mary Ellen Mark, Centro Fotografico Alvarez Bravo, Oaxaca, Mexico



Awards / Grants / Residencies

2017     Emerging Artist Fellowship, Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens, New York

         Best Film in the category of Experimental and Conceptual, Austrian American Short Film Festival, Austrian Cultural Forum, New York

2016     The Art & Law Program, New York

2015     A-Z West Institute of Investigative Living with Andrea Zittel and James Trainor, Joshua Tree, California 

         Dean’s Travel Grant, Columbia University 

         Andrew Fisher Scholarship, Columbia University

2013     Artist Residency and Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

         Artist Residency, Takt, Berlin, Germany

2012     Artist Residency, Gullkistan, Iceland



Selected Bibliography / Panel Discussions

2016     "Self-Governance as Pedagogy: Of Other Space", Alternative Art School Fair panel discussion, Pioneer Works, Brooklyn.

         "Photos from the Next Generation of Female Photographers". Vice. 12 August. 

         Zelony-Mindell, Efrem. "Columbia Visual Arts MFA: Fisher Landau". L'Oeil de la Photographie. 16 May.

         “Psychosocial Landscapes”, works in progress panel discussion organized by the Art History, MODA,

         and Visual Arts Departments of Columbia University, New York

2015     Mark, Mary Ellen. Mary Ellen Mark: On the Portrait and the Moment. New York. Aperture. July.

         Valentine, Ben. Gullkistan: 20 Years. Hveragerdi, Iceland. Listasafn Arnesinga. July.

2013     Jensen, Phyllis Graber. “Alex Strada: Photographer with a Vision.” Bates Magazine. January.

         Valentine, Ben. “Finding Beauty and Art in Iceland’s Summer Wonderland.” Hyperallergic. 30 August.