Born 1976 in Syracuse, New York
Lives and works in New York
Masters of Fine Arts, Hunter College, New York, NY
Bachelor of Arts, State University of New York at Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, NY
EXHIBITIONS (* solo)
Artist-in-Residence Exhibition at Cooper Union, New York, NY, Aug 8-22, 2012.
Pursuant Pharaohs, Collar Works Gallery, curated by Georgia Wohnsen, Troy, NY, Sept 30-Oct 21, 2011.
Fuzzy Logic, Thompson Gallery, Cambridge School at Weston, Weston, MA, April 9-June 17, 2010.
Flat File Exhibition, Golden Parachutes, Berlin, Germany, Jan 22-Feb 26, 2010.
Strictly Regulated, Corridor Gallery, curated by Nina Ziefvert, Brooklyn, NY, Sept 27-Nov 7, 2009.
X, Mixed Greens 10th Anniversary Exhibition, curated by Heather Darcy Bhandari and Courtney Strimple, New York, NY, July 9â€“Aug 14, 2009.
* Turkish Delight, Emerging Artist Exhibition Series, Barbara Walters Gallery at Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY, April 2-30, 2009
Windows Brooklyn, Home & Haven Storefront, curated by Sara Jones, Andrea Wenglowskyj & Leah Gauthier, Brooklyn, NY, June 6-13, 2009.
tART Summer Show, Rabbithole Gallery, Dumbo, Brooklyn, NY.
* Obliterations, GalerÃa Fruela, Madrid, Spain, October 30 â€“ December 5, 2008
Evolve Dissolve, Go North Gallery: A Space for Contemporary Art, curated by Joe Millar, Beacon, NY, December 8-30.
Visual Reiterations: Recent Work by Anne Polashenski and Yasuko Fujioka, curated by Juliana Driever, International Resource Center (IRC), Flushing Library, Queens, NY.
About Face, Contemporary Portraiture, curated by Paddy Johnson & Danielle Mysliwiec, General Electric World Headquarters, Fairfield, Connecticut.
* Patterned Faux Pas & Other Obliterations, Charleston Heights Art Center Gallery, Las Vegas, NV, November 24, 2006 - February 11, 2007
Cultural Redress: Reinterpreting Fashions from the Index of American Design, curated by Juliana Driever, Queens Library Gallery, Jamaica, NY.
The Space Between, Mixed Greens, New York, NY.
Inside Out, Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna, FL.
Magic Realism: Project Diversity, Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York.
Three Faces of Anne, MFA Thesis Show, Times Square Gallery, NY, NY.
FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS
Cooper Union, Artist-Teacher Summer Residency, (one month), New York, NY
St. James Cavalier Centre for Creativity (6 week artist residency), Valletta, Malta
The Art Factory (8 week artist residency), Bialystok, Poland
FundaciÃ³n Valparaiso (One month artist residency), MojÃ¡car, Spain
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (One month residency), Amherst, VA
Atlantic Center for the Arts (Selected to work with Jane Hammond), New Smyrna, FL
A Papermakerâ€™s Tour of Thailand & Myanmar (Burma)
3-week residency through Carriage House Paper mill researching/making handmade Thai & Burmese paper.
Plattsburgh State University, Anne Polashenski: Artist & Activist, 2 October 2009, Plattsburgh, NY
Old Westbury College, State University of New York, 6 November 2008, Hicksville, NY
Hunter College, City University of New York, 14 November 2007, New York, NY
Charleston Heights Art Center Gallery, 15 December 2006, Las Vegas, NV
2010-present Teaching Artist, Brooklyn Arts Council, Brooklyn, NY
2010-present Archive Assistant, Joan Mitchell Foundation
2009-present Teaching Artist, BRIC Arts Media, Brooklyn, NY
2007-present Teaching Artist, Joan Mitchell Foundation, New York, NY
2003-2006 Jewelry Design Associate, GeoArt by Cynthia Gale, New York, NY
1999-2003 Jewelry Design Associate, Echo of the Dreamer, New York, NY
1998-1999 Assistant Printer, Pace Editions print shop, New York, NY