Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

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Alexandra Grant

Alexandra Grant is a Los Angeles-based artist who uses language, literature, and exchanges with writers as the basis for her work in painting, drawing, sculpture, and photography. Grant’s work has been exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Los Angeles, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), among other museums and galleries. She has collaborated with artists and writers including philosopher and playwright Hélène Cixous, hypertext pioneer Michael Joyce, and actor and writer Keanu Reeves. Grant is also recognized for her philanthropic grantLOVE project (, which produces and sells original artworks and editions to benefit artist projects and arts non-profits. Her work is in public collections including the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), MOCA (Los Angeles), the Orange County Museum of Art, the Hammer Museum, and the Art Gallery of Ontario. Grant was an artist-in-residence at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts in 2015, where she worked on a documentary film about returning a stolen tombstone to a rural Nebraska community called "Taking Lena Home."

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 South 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
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