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Paula Lalala

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Exhibitions And Performances

*2001 to present “The Paula Lalala MVSEVM” is an ongoing project. Open to the public, free admission. The Guest Room is an exhibition space located within the MVSEVM.

2018

“No Nudes, No Sunsets” -group show, curated by Alon Koppel. Greene County Council on the Arts, Catskill NY

“Constellations, A Survey of New Photography” -group show, curated by Robert Tomlinson. Kaaterskill Fine Arts Gallery, Hunter NY

“Carnival of Connectivity” -interactive performance booth, in collaboration with D’Amico Gowanus Laboratory Collective. Expo-Gowanus, Brooklyn NY

“True North” -group show, curated by Susan Jennings and Julie Torres. LABspace, Hillsdale NY

2017

“The Bedroom, Fourth Iteration” -installation by TWAT collective, curated by Carrie Skoczek and Eva Melas. Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn NY

“artlikelifelike” -group exhibition mapping the activities and work of WAMER. UNA Gallery, Portland OR

“CENTENNIAL: SHE” -group show curated by Portia Munson and Niva Dorell. Greene County Council on the Arts, Catskill NY

“Archiving Gowanus” -group show highlighting artifacts from Gowanus Canal Concervancy. Flux Factory Self Storage, Brooklyn NY

“Newfoundland: Real and Imagined” -group show, curated by Robyn Love. BARDO-29, The House Museum, Gillams, Canada

“Carnival of Connectivity” -interactive performance booth, in collaboration with D’Amico Gowanus Laboratory Collective. Expo-Gowanus, Brooklyn NY

“The Bedroom, Third Iteration” -installation by TWAT collective, curated by Hye Ryung Na and Yang Seungwook. Na Gallery, Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea

“Taconic North” -group show, curated by Susan Jennings and Julie Torres. LABspace, Hillsdale NY

“The Bedroom, Second Iteration” -installation by TWAT collective, curated by Jessica Willis and Paula Lalala. Joyce Goldstein Gallery, Chatham NY

“The Bedroom, First Iteration” -installation by TWAT collective. Dobbs Ferry Studio Building, Cornwall-on-Hudson NY

2016

“Overlord” -group show, curated by Kenny Cole. SRO Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015

“Apostrophe Subway Show” -renegade pop-up group show, curated by Sei and Ki Smith. Kosciusko Street Subway platform, Brooklyn NY

“Outlandish Stroll” -interdisciplinary performative group event organized by Paula Lalala. NY NY

“Diva Divan” -group exhibition and performance collaboration with International Culture Lab. Center of Contemporary Art, Tbilisi, Georgia

2014

“Asylum” -installation, in conjunction with a performance re-performed by guest artists (Sleep). Guest Room of Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Cornwallville NY

“Rotation of Language” -group show, curated by Scott Fulmer. Whether Again Gallery, Rockaway, Queens NY

“Dystopian Domesticity” -group show, curated by Jessica Willis. Joyce Goldstein Gallery, Chatham NY

“Gathering of Artists” -group show. Columbia Greene Community College, Hudson NY,

“Mobile Home Show” -installation in a group show, curated by Tasha Depp and Eva Melas. A Private Mobile Home, Catskill NY

“Ad Infinitum” -group show, curated by Tasha Depp. Greene County Council on the Arts, Catskill NY

“The Last Brucennial” -group show, organized by Bruce High Quality Foundation and Vito Schnable,  NY NY

“Fountain Art Fair” -performance booth, (Enhanced Art Resources Introductory Art Experience). At the invitation of Hullaballoo Collective, NY NY

2013

“Landscape Observed, Imagined, or Recollected” -group show, curated by Scott Fulmer. Whether Again, Rockaway, Queens NY

“Open Studio Tour”  -open studio. Cornwallville NY

“ReCycle, ReCreate, Reimagined” -group show and benefit auction. Omi International Arts Center, Ghent NY

“Slide Night” -group event. Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Cornwallville NY

2012

“Open Studio Tour” -open studio. Cornwallville NY

2011

“Gun Show” -group show, curated by Portia Munson and Katharine Umsted. Kleinert/James Gallery, Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Woodstock NY

“Paula Lalala MVSEVM Grand Re-Opening” -performance event. Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Cornwallville NY

“Paradise” -group show, curated by Sasha Chavachavadze and Tamara Pittman. Proteus Gowanus, Brooklyn NY

“Kate’s Foundation Benefit” -exhibition and benefit auction. Rumson NJ

“Open Studio Tour” -open studio. Cornwallville NY

2010

Paula Lalala MVSEVM relocates to Cornwallville NY

2009

“Consumed By Life” -performance event. Guy Fawkes Bonfire, Depp-Joy Residence, Catskill NY

“Bushwick Studio Tour” -open studio and performance booth (The Paula Lalala Art Experience). Brooklyn NY

2008

Paula Lalala MVSEVM relocates to Bushwick, Brooklyn NY

“Fudge the Pimp: Part Deux” -group show and performance booth (The Paula Lalala Art Experience), curated by International Culture Lab. Avant Yarde, Brooklyn NY

“Open Studio Tour” -open studio and performance booth (The Paula Lalala Art Experience). North Adams MA

2007

“Fudge the Pimp” -group show and interactive performance (Inside of the House), curated by Intnational Culture Lab,Avant Yarde, Brooklyn NY

2006

“Thread Bare, Tradition Unraveled” -group show, curated by S. Chasteen, H. Hutchinson, and P. Munson. Kleinert/James Gallery, Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Woodstock NY

“Salon” -group show, curated by Greg Mink. Bellvue Hospital Center, NY NY

“2nd Annual Show” -group show and “Say My Name” interactive performance. Eclipse Mill Gallery, North Adams MA

“North Adams Open Studios” -open studio. North Adams MA

2005

Paula Lalala MVSEVM relocates to North Adams, MA

“Inaugural Exhibition” -group show. Eclipse Mill Gallery, North Adams MA

“Blue, Blue, Blue: A Misty Meadows Enterprises Production” -group show and performance event. Matchless, Brooklyn NY

“Fridge Fest: Diva Divan” -group installation and performance event, curated by Ben Trovato. Spirit Wind Performance Space, Philadelphia PA

“Sinage” -exhibited series of paintings, participated in performance with members of Cult 12, Art Parade. Fringe Theater Festival, Philadelphia PA

“Heifer Project Benefit” -group show and benefit auction. Kuwayama-Smith Residence, NY NY

“MVSEVM closing” -performance event marking the closing of the MVSEVM in Dumbo. Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Dumbo, Brooklyn NY

2004

“Memories, Dreams, Reflections” -solo show (included selections from the Paula Lalala MVSEVM and “Sleep” an interactive performance). ART Mission, Binghamton NY

“Roads and Pastimes” -group show and performance (exhibited work from the Paula Lalala MVSEVM and “About Dad” performance), curated by Amy Bay. Buzzer 30 Gallery, Queens NY

“Dumbo Art Under the Bridge Festival” -site specific installation, performance, open studio. Brooklyn NY

2003

“Diverse Expressions” -installation and performance, curated by Walt Swales. Montclair State University Gallery, Upper Mont Clair NJ

“Nature Hanging by a Thread” -group show, curated by Robyn Love and Eva Melas. Queens Theatre in the Park Galleries, Queens NY

“Dumbo Art Under the Bridge Festival” -site-specific installation, performance, open studio. Brooklyn NY

“First International FriDge Festival” -group show, curated by International Culture Lab. Fringe Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand

2002

“Alice’s Arc” -collaboration with the Kay Nishikawa Dance Group. Speyer Hall at Universtiy Settlement, NY NY

“Dumbo Art Under the Bridge Festival” -site-specific installation, performance, open studio. Brooklyn NY

2001

“An Outsider Outside/Pirate Exhibition” -unsolicited site-specific photo installation and performance. Centre Pompidou, Paris, France and Tate Modern, London, England

“Paula Lalala MVSEVM Grand Opening” -installation and group performance event, curated by Paula Lalala. Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Brooklyn NY

“Dumbo Art Under the Bridge Festival” -site-specific installation, performance, open studio, Brooklyn NY

“Dumbo Art Under The Bridge Festival – Parade of Concept” -group performance event created by Paula Lalala, Brooklyn NY

2000

“Women’s Art Exchange” -traveling screening of performance videos, curated by Beth Bolgla. Jordan and Saudi Arabia

“Deli Dances in Times Square” -collaboration with the Kay Nishikawa Dance Group. Cashma, NY NY

“Off with the Hare, En Plain Air” -collaboration with Kay Nishikawa Dance Group. Warwick NY

“Cyclic Voices” -interactive performance (Maidenhood Photo Burning), curated by Scott Fulmer. Gershwin Hotel, NY NY

“Dumbo Art Under the Bridge Festival” -site-specific installation, performance, open studio. Brooklyn NY

1999

“Red Room Rug Romp and Magic Carpet Ride” -site-specific installation and performance event (Eternal Youth). Gershwin Hotel, NY NY

“Refugee Benefit” -interactive performance (Photo Shred) group event curated by Scott Fulmer. Gershwin Hotel, NY NY

“Dumbo Art Under the Bridge Festival” -site-specific installation, performance, open studio. Brooklyn NY

1998

“Black Dirt” -collaborative performance. K2 Dance and Art, Brooklyn NY,

“Life Resembles Art” -conceptual performance. Sunset Park, Brooklyn NY

“Dumbo Art Under the Bridge Festival” -site-specific installation, performance, open studio. Brooklyn NY

1997

“Burning” -solo exhibition and performance (Self Destroying Sculpture, when plugged in). Sarah Foster’s Mom’s Garden, Princeton NJ

“Last Wave” -collaborative performance. K2 Dance and Art, Brooklyn NY

“Bravado Vibrato” -installation (Emotional Psycho Trauma Drama, or: Sex, Death, and Dreams) and performance event (Cut Clothing).

57 Jay Street Studio, Brooklyn NY

“Can’t Give It Away: Art Auction, Trade, Barter” -installation and performance event. 57 Jay St. Studio, Brooklyn NY

1996

“Full Moon Benefit” -group exhibition and benefit auction. Cook County Theater Department, Chicago IL

“Open Studio” -open studio. DUMBO Brooklyn NY

1995

“To Relive” -installation and performance event (I’m Offering You To Cut A Lock Of My Hair). Harlem Rooming House, NY NY

1994

“Taking Over: Vulvapalooza” -group show. ABC no Rio, NY NY

1992

“Group Show” -group show, installation, and event 255 Water St., Brooklyn NY

1991

“Solo Show” -solo show. Micanopy Artist Colony, Micanopy FL

1990

“Paula’s Show” -solo show, installation and art give away. Empty House, Chicago IL

“1000 Things” -group show, curated by Greg Aprahamian. FX Gallery, Chicago IL

“Sacrifice” -performance collaboration with F. Spendlove. Chicago IL

“Spring Show” -group show, curated by Quintron. Milk of Burgundy, Chicago IL

1989

“Unspoken Identities” -group show to benefit homeless shelter. South Side Shelter, Chicago IL

“Graduation Exhibit” -group show. School of the Art Institute, Chicago IL

1988

“Sensory” -site-specific installation and performance, collaboration with Suzy Byrne. Gallery 1370, Chicago IL

1987

“Britelites” -site-specific installation and performance, collaboration with Suzy Byrne. Abandoned lot, Chicago IL

1986

“Installations In Abandoned Locations” -site-specific installations in abandoned locations. MA, NY, TX

Education

1987-1989 B.F.A. School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Chicago IL

1984-1986 Parsons School of Design; NY NY

Group Affiliations

2017- present  Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Exhibition Committee- Member

2016– present  TWAT (The. Women. Artist. Team.)- Founder

2013- present  Old Masters Art Prize, prize awarded to artist over age 65- Founding Member

2001- present  W.A.M.E.R. (Women Artists Meeting, Eating, and Reading)- Member

1996-1998   Mothers and Artists Collaboration Group- Founding Member

1991-1994   Women Only, Artists and Writers Critique Group-Founding Member

1991-2005   New York City Home Educators Alliance- Member, Board Member

1990-1991   Micanopy Artist Colony- Founding Member

1988   EMIT Gallery and Library for Time-based Art, Founding Member

Curatorial Projects

2014  “Sleep” -nine re-performers. Guest Room of the Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Cornwallville NY

2013  “We’ve Met” -group show. Guest Room of the Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Cornwallville NY

2012  “Second Show” -group show. Guest Room of the Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Cornwallville NY

2011  “Inaugural Exhibition” -group show. Guest Room of the Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Cornwallville, NY

2001  “Gift Show” -group show. Paula Lalala MVSEVM, Brooklyn NY

1997  “Bravado Vibrato” – group performance event. Jay Street Studio, Brooklyn, NY,

1992 “Group Show” -group show, installation, and event. 255 Water St., Brooklyn, NY

 

 

Select Talks, Panels, etc.

 

2017

“DIY Art World” -panel member, LABspace, Hillsdale NY

“Censorship” -panel member, in relation to “CENTENNIAL: SHE”, Greene County Council on the Arts, Catskill NY

“Monsters Under the Bed” -panel member, in conjunction with “TWAT, The Bedroom”. various locations in Chatham NY and Hudson NY

 

2015

“Trauma, The Body, The Subconscious Workshop” -designed and led, International Culture Lab, Brooklyn NY

 

2014

“Rotation of Language” -panel member, Whether Again Gallery, Rockaway, Queens NY

 

2003

“Talk about the Paula Lalala MVSEVM” -Lecture at Mont Clair State University