Tanja Alexia Hollander
born 1972, St. Louis, Missouri
 
1994 Bachelor of the Arts
Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts
 

selected solo exhibitions :
2017
Tanja Alexia Hollander: Are you really my friend?
MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA
2013 The landscapes of Are you really my friend?
Carroll and Sons Gallery, Boston, MA
Tanja Alexia Hollander: Are you really my friend?
University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO
2012 Tanja Alexia Hollander: Are you really my friend? *
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
2010 Water, Land, Sheetrock, Fake Boyfriends, Real Girlfriends
Whitney Art Works, Portland, ME
2007
Still: Images from Israel
Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
2006 New Photographs
Jim Kempner Fine Art New York City, NY
Zero Station, Portland, ME
2005 View: New Photographs
Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
2005 Recent Work
Addison Arts Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2004 Recent Work
Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York City, NY
Zero Station, Portland, ME*
2002 McLellan-Sweat House Open House
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
2001 New Work
Miller Block Gallery, Boston, MA
2000 Rouse
June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, ME
1996 Still
Dead Space Gallery, Portland, ME
1994 Sexy American Self Portrait Installation
Dead Space Gallery, Portland, ME

 

selected group exhibtions:

2013 Hawk & Handsaw: Twenty Who Know the Difference
Center for Maine Contemporary Ar
t, Rockport, Maine
2012 Splash by Phrame
RECYCLART, Brussels, Belgium
2011 La Napoule Art Foundation
Ogunquit Museum of America Art, Ogunquit, Maine
2010 Capture: 50 Photographic Artists
Maine Museum of Photographic Arts Falmouth, Maine
Time
Jim Kempner Fine Art New York City, New York
Alumni exhibition*
Hampshire College Amherst, Massachusetts
2009 Portland Museum of Art Biennial
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME*
Photography in Maine
UNE Museum, Portland, ME
The Bakery Photo Collective at Two Point
Two Point Gallery, Portland, ME
La Ultima Vez
Sanctuary, Portland, ME
2008 New England Survey
Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA*
Places
Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York City, NY
2007 Portland Museum of Art Biennial
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME*
Five Photographers
Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York City, NY
2004 Outside
Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York City, NY
Sites Unseen: Photographic Visions of the Vernacular Landscape
Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME*
Recent Acquisitions
Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, ME
Juried Biennial
Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
2003 Photographs by Seven Contemporary Artists
Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York City, NY
Six Maine Photographers
Hampshire College, Amherst, MA
The Bruce Brown Collection
Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME
2002 Open House: Summing Up
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
Almost Home
Fuller Museum, Brockton, MA
2001 Local Color: Six Contemporary Photographers
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME*
University of Cent
ral Missouri, Warrensburg, MO Interiors, Signs of the times: 20th century photographs
UNE Museum, Portland, ME
Portland Museum of Art Biennial
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME*
Domestic Culture: home in visual culture
ICA@MECA, Portland, ME*
2000 Three Photographers
Miller Block Gallery, Boston, MA
Photographing Maine: 1850-2000 (Part 1)
Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME*
1999 Fringe Festival
Recontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles, France*
New England Artists Trust Congress V
Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT
1995 The Fragile Body: A Day Without Art
South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN
PhotoNominal '95
Forum Gallery, Jamestown, NY*

community:

American Clothing Experiment
ABLE
bakery photographic collective

 

awards:

2012 Social Media Residency at Virginia Center for the Creative Arts
2011 Maine Arts Commission, Good Idea Grant
2009 Residency at La Napoule Art Foundation
2007 Portland Museum of Art Biennial Purchase Prize

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Selected Collections
Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, Maine
Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine
Fidelity Investments, Boston, Massachusetts
Polo: Ralph Lauren, New York City, New York
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine
Repertoire Furniture, Boston, Massachusetts
Ritz-Carlton, Boston, Massachusetts
Sedey and Ray, St. Louis, Missouri 
Sharon, Leary, and Detroy, Lewiston, Maine
Elie Tahari, New York City, New York
University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor, Maine

Various private collections