With a background in sculpture, Alexa Hoyer now works mainly in photography and installation and has exhibited internationally, including recent exhibitions at the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art in Las Vegas, NV, the Glyndor Gallery / Wave Hill in New York City, the Inside Out Arts Museum in Beijing, a video installation at the Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, PA and an upcoming exhibition at the Contemporary Arts Museum in Houston in the summer of 2018 and a solo show at the Cecille R. Hunt Gallery / Webster University in St Louis, MO. She is also currently working on a collaborative project with Sage and Coombe Architects documenting derelict structures throughout New York City. Her photographs were recently published in Vice.com, Wall Street International, DOMUS and Harper’s Magazine. Born in Hamburg, Germany, Alexa received a BFA in 2003 from the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, Webster University in Saint Louis, MO and an MFA in 2005 from Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia, PA. She currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.
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