ABOUT ALEXANDRA PACE
Alexandra Pace is an artist and curator. She works predominately with photography and film, although her constantly evolving practice advocates a multidisciplinary and collaborative methodology. Her work is fuelled by constant research, curiosity and the inability to sit still.
Educated at Central Saint Martins University of the Arts London, Alexandra has also formed part of the Department of Digital Arts at the University of Malta where she has taught photography, as well as multidisciplinary studio practice. Alexandra’s work forms part of various private and public collections, including the permanent collection of the University of Arts London and the Museum of Fine Arts in Malta.
In 2013, Alexandra founded Blitz (thisisblitz.com), a non-profit contemporary art space in Valletta (Malta), her largest project to date. She currently holds the position of Director and Curator.
2017 – Inside The Fragment (Malta)
Spazju Kreattiv, part of VIVA Festival 2017
2017 – In Transit (Dusseldorff)
NRW Forum, Dusseldorff – Group show of contemporary media art from Malta
2017 – In Transit (Leeuwarden)
Leeuwarden, Netherlands – Group show of contemporary media art from Malta
2016 – MADATAC (Spain)
Contemporary Audio-Visual & New Media Arts Festival, Madrid
2016 – St Eloy Race (Malta)
A Fragmenta event, curated by Bettina Hutschek. Valletta, Malta
2015 – Beyond Love (Malta)
St James Cavalier, Valletta
2014 – Stop It! (London)
Postgraduate Degree Show One, Central Saint Martins – University of the Arts London
2014 – Live In Your Dreams (London)
Group show held in The Crypt of Saint Pancras New Parish Church, London, UK. Curated by Stéphane Verlet-Bottéro
2013 – CSM Art Auction Lethaby Gallery (London)
2013 – Tampered Evidence (Malta)
A solo exhibition incorporating four instalments centred around the themes of time, repetition and dreams. Spread over different rooms in the 400-year-old building, the exhibition uses the space in such a way that mirrors the experience of a journey, from one level of consciousness to another.
2013 – In Transit (UK)
Interim show of first year postgraduate students of Central St Martins University held in V22, Bermondsey.
2013 – Oblivion (UK)
A curated collective show centered on the themes of oblivion as differentiated by French Anthropologist Marc Augé.
2013 – Milkshake (Malta)
Collective show on gender and sexuality.
2011 – Flow (Malta)
Work entitled 33 exhibited at Flow, Lija – Malta, as part of the first edition of Malta Design Week
2011 – Sans (Malta)
Camera-less photography collection exhibited at Camilleri Paris Mode, Rabat – Malta
2010 Underwater Love (Madrid)
Circolo de Bellas Artes, Madrid.
2009 – The Life Model (Malta)
Valletta, Malta – A seven-artist, multi-media visual art project depicting the naked and the nude.
2009 – Square (Malta)
2008 – Redprints (Malta)
2008 – Nuit Blanche (Paris)
2008 – Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles (France)
Invited to exhibit in Arles, France during Rencontres d’Arles 2008, consisting of a night of photographic projections at Parc des Ateliers, Arles.
2006 – Architectural Landscapes (Paris)
2006 – 100 Photos Pour l’Europe (Paris)
2003 – the London eye (Malta)
2002 – blackandwhite (Malta)
Youth and growing pains.
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2017 – TRUTH||LIES
Artists: Armenoui Kasparian Saraidari \ Sara Rees \ Giuseppe Torre \ Erica Giusta \ Guillaume Dreyfuss \ Jacques Borg Barthet \ Manali Jagtap Nyheim \ Tom Bull \ Philip Cartelli \ Mariangela Ciccarello \ Arnold Aganze \ Ina Lounguine \ Will Henry Carter \ Neale Willis
Truth||Lies presents a collection of works, performances, and film screenings that span notions of truth and falsehoods, from the personal to the political to the technological. The artists use their respective mediums to investigate personal histories and expose political truths, while subverting the boundaries between fact and fiction to present works and experiences that act as a malleable mirror onto our own selves.
2016 – G Plan: Made In Malta
This landmark exhibition presented the untold story of a collaboration between two pioneering design companies – Gomme Industries, producer of G Plan in the UK, and Joinwell in Malta, the only other company licensed to manufacture G Plan products. Presented in the context of a contemporary art organisation, the exhibition shone a bright light on the industrial history and the development of post-war furniture industry in Malta in an exhibition that bridges contemporary art with contemporary living.
2016 – You Are What You Eat
Artists: Pippin Barr, Aaron Bezzina, Sarah Maria Scicluna.
In collaboration with human rights NGO aditus foundation.
You Are What You Eat was a project that looked at where we have come from and what has led us to the state we are in. In short, You Are What You Eat was about migration.
2015 – I Know I Don’t
Artist: Giola Cassar
An exhibition of photography and installation in which the artist points her lens towards her subjects (and the self) almost in a desperate attempt to understand and maintain that which slips through the grasp of memory.
2015 – New Weapons
New Weapons was a collaboration between Blitz and Central Saint Martins University of the Arts London. New Weapons was an exploration of the proliferation of the networked image in an online environment, and the idea that an image can be in many places simultaneously.
2013 – Human
Artists: Jeremy Amaira, Rebecca Bonaci, Matyou Galea, Roxanne Gatt, Christian Micallef, George Eynaud, Michela Said, Darren Tanti, Thea Marie Vella, Aaron Bezzina.
This group show presented artworks that explore the phenomenon of being human – a humanity which transcends gender, race or class.