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Lena Wolek

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Super Shopping with Monster Bag, 2009 Crocheted Plastic Bags 40" X 35" X 25" © elen awolek
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Pot Holder, 2011 Used Clothes © elena wolek
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Pot Holder, 2011 Used Clothes 6'x 6' © elena wolek
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Transiberian, 2010 Polyethylene, Ceramics Variable © elena awolek
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Think Green, 2011 © Elena Wolek
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Suit, 2010 Polyethylene © elena wolek
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Potato Dress, 2011 Potatoes, Mesh Size 6 © Lena Wolek
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Heavy Quilt, 2010 Polyethylene, Ceramics 50"x 50" © elena wolek
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The party is over, 2009 Acrylic on Drop Cloth 144" X 48" © elena wolek
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Channel, Chris, who Painted my House, 2009 Acrylic on Drop Cloth 40"x60" © elena wolek
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Snail King, 2010 Oil on Canvas 85"x 70" © elena wolek
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Heel Hill Heal, 2010 Acrylic on Canvas 66"x 76 © elena wolek
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Autumn, 2010 Acrylic on Canvas 76'x 66"
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In the Woods, 2010 Oil on Canvas 80" X 70" © elena wolek
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TurquiseandOlive, 2013 Salvaged Clothes 46 X 36 in
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RedsandBlacks, 2013 Salvaged Clothes 42 X 42 in © lena Wolek
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BluesandBrowns, 2013 Salvaged Clothes 42 X 42 in © lena Wolek
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Big Ass Pants, 2011 Salvaged Denim Pants 180 X 60 in © Lena Wolek
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Dummies, 2013-14 Salvaged T-shirts Variable © Lena Wolek
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Plastic Room, 2014 Shredded Polyethylene Bags Variable © Lena Wolek
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Pet Me, 2013 Salvaged Clothes, Wood 36 X 36 © Lena Wolek
Quick Facts
Birthplace
Siberia, Russia
Lives in
Los Angeles
Works in
Los Angeles
Schools
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 2012, BA
Tags
sculpture, mixed-media, installation
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Born in 1972, Siberia, Russia

2012 BA, UCLA School of Arts and Architecture

Lives in Los Angeles, California

       Awards/Residency

2014 Visiting artist at Mount St. Mary's College, Los Angeles, CA

2011 Steward and Linda Resnick Scholarship

2009 Stiefel & Dockweiller Foundation Scholarship

      Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014 A-Wearness, Jose Drudis-Biasa art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2009 Santa Monica College Theater, Santa Monica ,CA

      Selected Group Exhibitions

2014 

To Klingon or Not to Klingon: Project LALO, Cambbell Works Gallery, London, UK

4th Annual Juried Exhibition, Gallery 110, Seattle, WA

C-Note, Jaus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

2013

Small Works, Southwest Art Center, Atlanta, Georgia

Portal, Nextspace@Amplify, Venice, California

Please Don’t Wake Me, Little Gallery, Los Angeles

2012

The Planter Show, ForYourArt Gallery, Los Angeles

EMMEFFAY #5, The New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles

Hillel 8th Annual Juried exhibition, Hillel, UCLA, Los Angeles

UCLA Department of Art juried exhibition, The New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles

2011

UCLA Department Scholarship exhibition, The New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles

Cultural Abstraction, Contemporary Figurations, Annenberg Community Beach House, Santa Monica, California

Summer Soul Sis, Jaus Gallery, Los Angeles

Here’s Your Hat, What’s Your Hurry? TheNew Wight Gallery, Los Angeles

Hillel 7th Annual juried exhibition, Hillel, UCLA, Los Angeles

Best in Show, UCLA Department of Art, Undergraduate Gallery, Los Angeles

UCLA Department of Art Juried exhibition, The New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles

2010

Think Green, Santa Ana College Main Gallery, Santa Ana, CA

UCLA Department of Art juried exhibition, The New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles

 2009

117, Pete and Susan Barrett Gallery, Santa Monica

 Intimate Oddities, 18 Street Art Center Gallery, Santa Monica

Seminal Transmissions, McNish Gallery, Oxnard, CA

 2008

Upstairs Market Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

So Fly, Pete and Susan Barrett Gallery, Santa Monica, CA