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DegreesBoston University, M.F.A.
Florida International University, B.F.A.
Academia de San Carlos, B.F.A.
ExpertisePainting and Printmaking
Profile"Alfredo Gisholt is a painter of “pictures,” a rarity in today's art world. Unabashed in his embrace of the history of painting, Gisholt paints timeless, poetic worlds where the everyday and the grand tradition of painting merge..."
Brett Baker, Painter's Table Blog
“Look at any inspired painting,” Philip Guston said. “It’s like a gong sounding; it puts you in a state of reverberation.” One can almost hear Alfredo Gisholt’s latest series, Canto General, pulsating with this same aftershock of rhythmic duress. In these canvases, scribbles, zips, and coarse gestural passages, often painted wet into wet, populate both large and small-scale compositions in a frenzy of energy and intent...."
Kara L. Rooney, The Brooklyn Rail
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Awards and Honors
Norman Award, Brandeis University (2013)
Blanche E. Colman Foundation Award. Painting. (2009)
Norman Award. Brandeis University. Painting (2009)
George and Helen Segal FoundationFellowship, Painitng (2004 - 2005)
Guggenheim Fellowship (2002)
Dedalus Foundation Fellowship. Painting. (2000 - 2001)
Gisholt, Alfredo. "Galeria." Inventio.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Canto y Calavera. Solo Show, January 2015. Deborah Colton Gallery, Houston.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Ficcion Particular. Solo Show, November 2014. NM Contemporaneo, Cuernavaca, Mexico.
Alfredo Gisholt. "Canto General." Rev. of Alfredo Gisholt Canto General, by Kara L. Rooney. Brooklyn, New York. The Brooklyn Rail March 2014 : March 2014.
Brett Baker. "A Conversation with Alfredo Gisholt." Painter's Table Blog (2014): <http://painters-table.com/blog/alfredo-gisholt-interview-cue-art-foundation#.UzlzH9xQYeM>.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Canto General - a suite of etchings. February 2014. University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor, ME.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Canto General. Solo Exhibition Show, January 30th - March 8th. CUE Art Foundation, New York.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Sequence and Seriality, Group Exhibition, curated by Bartek Waliki. February 2014. Calico, Brooklyn, NY.
Leah Triplett. "Where Imagination Resides, Alfredo Gisholt's Canto General." Alfredo Gisholt, Canto General (exhibition catalogue), Essay by Leah Triplett. CUE Art Foundation, 2014
Gisholt, Alfredo. Alfredo Gisholt: Recent work. Solo Show, September 2013. The Shed, New Harbor, Maine.
Gisholt, Alfredo, Curated by Susan Metrican. Hung Jury. Group Exhibition Show, 2012. 225 Friends Street, Boston.
Gisholt, Alfredo, Essays by Dushko Petrovich and Federico Marquez Padilla. Barrancos de escaleras, Exhibition catalogue. Recinto Editorial, 2011.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Obra reciente, Recent Work. 2011. Galeria Navarro Valdez, Valle de Bravo, Mexico. (Solo Exhibition).
Gisholt, Alfredo. Barrancos de escaleras. Solo Show, 2010. Recinto Project Room, Mexico City, Mexico.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Ceremonies of Mud. Solo Exhibition Show, 2010. University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor, ME.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Reunited : Boston University Alumni. Group show Show, 2010. Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York City.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Recent Work. 2009. Waltham, MA.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Tradition / Invention, 5 Emerging Artists. 2009. Marist College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY.
Gisholt, Alfredo. La Romeria, Two Paintings and an Exhibiiton of Recent Work. 2008. The Lincoln Building, Waltham, MA.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Summer Invitational. 2008. Nielsen Gallery, Boston, MA.
Gisholt, Alfredo. "Lasting Imprints." State of the Arts Winter 2007: 1.
Gisholt, Alfredo. The South Press Print Show. 2007. The Carillon Gallery, Frot Worth, TX.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Boston Printmakers Biennale. 2005. Boston University 808 Gallery, Boston, MA.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Monks, Warriors and Revolutions. 2004. The Richard and Dolly Mass Gallery, Purchase College (SUNY), Purchase, NY.
Gisholt, Alfredo. Seven Mexican Painters. 2004. Palacio de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina.