microWave project
artist: Alexandra Radocchia Zealandartist: Alexandra Radocchia Zealandartist: Alexandra Radocchia ZealandArtist: Alexandra Radacchio Zealand
artist: Alexandra Radocchia Zealand
Title: Untitled 2011
Medium: Hanging/suspended sewn coffee filters

Statement: The end of the morning frozen in time: the moment between waking and full consciousness; then the coffee.

Bio: Alexandra Zealand is an installation sculptor. Originally trained in theatre design, in 2003 she received an MFA in Sculpture from Pratt Institute. Since moving to Northern Virginia in 2006, her work has been seen at the Target Gallery, Evolve Urban Arts Project in DC, the artdc gallery, ArtSpace Herndon and Artomatic. Her installation “Flock” was named Best of Artomatic 2009 by Art Seen Blog, and her January 2010 exhibit at the Delaplaine was reviewed by the Frederick News-Post. She was invited to install a coffee filter piece at the preview party for the new Arlington County Artisphere in Oct. 2009, and a film strip piece at the closing awards for the 4th annual Alexandria VA Film Festival in Sept. 2010. Fascinated by mummies, volcanoes, continental drift and zombies, she spends her days doing social media and reference at the Arlington Public Library.