Aliza Morell x Porter James

Excited to exhibit my paintings alongside all the store’s beautiful objects. Organized by Uprise Art.

July 18 –August 15, 2019
Opening: Thursday, July 18, 6–9pm

Porter James
116 Franklin St.
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Everything Has Changed, Camayhus Gallery

Aliza Morell, Esther Ruiz, and Natalie Escobar

May 11 – June 15, 2019
Opening: Saturday, May 11, 6–9pm

Camayhus Gallery
137 Mobile Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30305

The Magic Hour, curated by See You Next Thursday

The Magic Hour celebrates See You Next Thursday's new partnership with Artsy with a one night pop up, week long Instagram auction, and month long presence on SYNT's Artsy page. Each artist has contributed one work for the Instagram auction and one work for Artsy. All works will be on display at the The Magic Hour popup on May 17.    

The Magic Hour
35 Meadow Street, Brooklyn, NY 11206
One night popup: Friday, May 17, 7–10 pm 
Week long Instagram auction: May 16, 8 pm–May 23, 8 pm

Puppies and Flowers, Royal Society of American Art

Jenn Dierdorf, Dominique Fung, Delphine Hennelly, Katarina Janeckova, Tess Michalik, Aliza Morell, and Mark Zubrovich. Currated by Katie Hector.

March 4–31, 2019
Opening: Friday, March 8, 7­–10 PM

400 S 2nd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211

Got it for Cheap New York, The Hole

An internationally traveling series of group drawing shows, GIFC 2019 wraps up the final day of Armory week in NYC at the Hole. Organized by Zero Zero LA.

One day only! March 10, 2019, 5–8 PM

The Hole
312 Bowery St
New York, NY 10012 / @gifcworldwide


A group show bringing together contemporary painters from New York and Los Angelis, curated by Calli Moore.

February 1–28, 2019

0-0 LA
818 N. Spring St. #202
Los Angeles, CA 90012

NUTUREart Benefit

I’m happy to donate a work to NUTUTEart’s annual silent auction, supporting contemporary art at the community level.

Live auction & benefit hosted by Paddle 8: Wednesday, November 28, 6–9pm, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts
Silent auction: November 16–29, 2018

Bushwick Open Studios 2018

Come check out my new studio on Saturday, September 29 & Sunday, September 30th! I'll be there from noon – 7pm.

17-17 Troutman Street – Studio #320
Ridgewood, NY 11385

The Sea Wants to Take Me, Tempus Projects

Maria Britton, April Childers, Becky Flanders, Roxanne Jackson, Noelle Mason, Aliza Morell, Ryann Slauson, Jamie Steele and Leslie Vigeant.

July 21 – Sept 7, 2018

4636 N. Florida Ave
Tampa, FL  33603


Pop-up exhibition in a former restaurant in the town of Bangall, curated by Amanda Brown & Stephanie Del Carpio.

June 2 – 23, 2018
Opening: Saturday, June 2, 2 – 8pm
Closing: Saturday, June 23, 4 – 7pm (running in tandem with The Wassaic Project Open Studios)

97 Hunns Lake Road
Bangall, NY 12506

Belladonna at SPRING/BREAK Art Show

Lauren Clay, Roxanne JacksonCalli Moore, and Aliza Morell. Curated by Calli Moore.

March 6 – 12, 2018
Opening: Tuesday, March 6th, 5 – 9pm

4 Times Square
Room 2206 / 22nd floor
New York, NY 10036

Booth press links!~
Chloe Hyman, Canvas and Crumpets: Belladonna (SPRING/BREAK Art Show- NYC)
Hrag Vartanian, Hyperallergic: Spring Break Is an Oasis for Art Fair Haters
Create! Magazine: Our Picks for Spring/Break Art Show 2018
Amy Boone-McCreesh, Inertia: Mini Visit with Calli Moore

PULSE Miami Beach 2017

Uprise Art presents Aliza Morell & Senem Oezdogan

Thursday, December 7 – Sunday, December 10, 2017

PULSE Miami Beach | Conversations
Collins Avenue & 46th Street
4601 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33140

'Inside the Studio' with Uprise Art

A journal post with a collection of studio and process shots~

No Vacancy III

Alt Esc's third massive contemporary art popup and events series No Vacancy III takes over the empty studio building at 929 Broadway in Brooklyn with 30+ artists and music performances throughout the weekend.

November 10 – 12, 2017
Opening: November 10,  7 – 10pm // After party 10pm – 4am with music by Bearcat (Discwoman), UPSETTER, False Witness, Acemo, and Ne/Re/A

929 Broadway Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206

Bushwick Open Studios 2017

Please join me in the studio on Saturday, September 23rd and Sunday, September 24th, from 11am – 6pm.

17-17 Troutman Street – Studio #258
Ridgewood, NY 11385

Optically Topical, Thierry Goldberg Gallery

Group show with myself, Amanda Baldwin, Morgan Blair, and Ruth Freeman, curated by Alex Allenchey.

July 20 – August 25, 2017
Reception: Thursday, July 20, 6 – 8pm

Thierry Goldberg Gallery
103 Norfolk Street
New York, NY 10002

Four Steps to Self Help, Small Editions

Group show with myself, Calli Moore, Nicole Ruggiero, and Evie Falci, curated by Alt Esc.

26 May - July 2017
Reception: Friday, May 26, 7 – 10pm

Small Editions
60 Sackett Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231

Catalog available at

Wellspring, Popular Kids

Solo show in Portland, Oregon.

May 12 – June 18, 2017
Reception: Friday, May 12, 2017, 7 – 9pm

Popular Kids
833 SE Main St, Ste 102
Portland, OR 97214

New Fine Art, Trestle Projects

Group show with myself, Emily Klass, Molly Rae, Panayiotis Terzis, and Derek Weisburg, curated by Jesse Bandler Firestone.

March 25 – May 6, 2017
Reception: Saturday, March 25, 7 – 9pm

Trestle Projects
400 3rd Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215

New American Paintings 2017

Northeast issues, juried by Laura Phipps, Assistant Curator, Whitney Museum of American Art. Coming out in February 2017.

ALT ESC, Volume 6

Interviews online with myself, Tibi Tibi Neuspiel, Calli Moore, Cecilia Salama, Anne Vieux, Andrew Laumann, Diamond Stingily, and Rebecca Fin Simonetti.

Release Party, January 11, 2017, 9pm – 2am
Flowers for All Occasions
1114 Dekalb Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11221

You Drain Me, Tempus Projects

Group show with myself, April Childers, Becky Flanders, Jamie Steele, Langdon Graves, Leslie Vigilant, Maria Britton, Ryann Slauson, and Wendy Babcox. 

January 21, 2017 – March 3, 2017

Tempus Projects
4636 N Florida Ave
Tampa, FL 33603 813.340.9056

Known Unknowns, 86 Orchard St Pop-Up

Group show curated by Cait Carouge, Eleanor King, and Michael Woody. 

One night only: Sunday, February 26th
Reception 8 – 11PM

86 Orchard Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10002

Bushwick Open Studios 2016

Please join me in the studio on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, from 11am – 6pm

17-17 Troutman Street – Studio #258
Ridgewood, NY 11385

Studio shout outs!~
Two Coats of Paint: Neon and Narrative: Bushwick Open Studios 2016, by Debbi Kenote & Tyl Will
Brooklyn Magazine: Bushwick Open Studios: Field Notes & Takeaways, by Paul D'agostino

Orange, Kilroy Metal Ceiling

August 25 – September 10, 2016
Reception: Thursday, August 25, 7 – 10pm
Demolition Party: Saturday, September 10, 8pm on

Kilroy Metal Ceiling
283 Greene Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238

Presented by Wilma Projects

just give me a happy middle, Castor Gallery

Group show with myself, Alexandra Rose, Anne Vieux, Emerald Rose Whipple, Heath West, Jeanette Hayes, Nick Farhi, and Signe Pierce

July 21 – August 13, 2016
Reception: Thursday, June 21, 7 – 9pm

Castor Gallery
542 Broome Street
New York, NY 10002

Transaction, Knockdown Center

June 10 – July 17, 2016
Reception: Friday, June 10, 6 – 9pm

Knockdown Center
52-19 Flushing Ave
Maspeth, NY 11378

Curated by Elijah Wheat Showroom

Exhibition press links!~
Jerry Saltz, Vulture: Never Has My Breath Been Taken Away Like It Was at Knockdown Center
Roberta Smith, New York Times: Galleries Shift Shape to Survive in a Changing Art World 
Neil Chiragdin, Queen's Chronicle: Objects Speak Up at Knockdown

Abracadabra, Elijah Wheat Showroom

Monica Lorraine Bernal, Lauren Gregory, and Aliza Morell

April 22 – May 15, 2016
Reception: Friday, April 22, 7 – 10pm

Elijah Wheat Showroom
1196 Myrtle Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221

More or Less, Nancy Margolis Gallery

February 18 – April 2, 2016
Reception: Thursday, February 18, 6 – 8pm

Nancy Margolis Gallery
523 W 25th Street
New York, NY 10001

50 Shades of Red, Herter Gallery at UMass Amherst

February 28 – March 24,  2016
Reception: Saturday, February 28, 2 – 4pm

Herter Gallery
University of Massachusetts Amherst
125 A Herter Hall
Amherst, MA 01003

Planet 9: Displacement, Marshall Arts

March 4 – April 3,  2016
Reception: Friday, March 4, 6 – 9pm

Marshall Arts
639 Marshall Ave
Memphis, Tennessee 38103

Curated by Eric Clausen 

Fresh Prints at Kayrock Screenprinting

I made a piece with Kayrock Screenprinting for their Fresh Prints series -- a curated collaboration with several artists annually. Look for them at Kayrock's tables at the 2016~

New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1
Los Angeles Art Book Fair, Geffen Contemporary at MOCA
San Francisco Art Book Fair, Minnesota Street Project

Summer Group Show, Nancy Margolis Gallery

Cristina Camacho, Marc Cheetham, Sean McDonough, and Aliza Morell

July 4 – August 7, 2015
Reception: Thursday, July 9, 6 – 8 pm

Nancy Margolis Gallery
523 W 25th Street
New York, NY 10001

Bushwick Open Studios 2015

My studio will be open from noon-6pm on Saturday, June 6th and Sunday, June 7th. Please stop by and say hello!

17-17 Troutman Street - Studio #258
Ridgewood, NY 11385
(Jefferson stop on the L)

Treasure Trove, Trestle Projects

Aliza Morell, JD Banke, Michelle Fleck, Paul Gagner, Michael Hyder, Isaac Mann, Anna Valdez
Curated by Will Hutnick and Polly Shindler

November 5 – December 3, 2014
Opening Reception: Wednesday, November 5, 6 – 9pm
Closing Reception: Wednesday, December 3, 6 – 8pm

Trestle Projects
400 Third Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Jersey Fresh, Pioneer Works

Rutgers MFA Exhibition in New York!

April 5 – April 20, 2014
Reception: Saturday, April 5, 6 – 9pm

Pioneer Works, Center for Art & Innovation
159 Pioneer Street
Brooklyn, New York 11231

Featuring: Adam Sultan, Aliza Morell, Amanda Innis, Brett Gordon, Cait Carouge, Claire Giddings, Essye Klempner, Jing Yu, John Almanza, Jonathan Rosenblum, Justin Roykovich, Kenneth Hill, Leah Guadagnoli, Matthew Samolewicz, Molly Ledbetter, Paul Kopkau, Re McBride, Rudolph Jackson, Ryan Gallant, Sean Sweeney, Steven Mayer, Thompson Harris, and Tom Forkin

New American Paintings

Excited to have three paintings in issue #110 - Northeast Region!

51st Annual Juried Exhibition, Masur Museum of Art

Juried by Kelly Shindler

February 27 – June 14, 2014 

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand Street
Monroe, LA 71202

FAT MOON: MFA Thesis Exhibition II, Rutgers Civic Square Gallery

Featuring: Aliza Morell, Brett Gordon, Jing Yu, John Blank, Leah Guadagnoli, Rudolph Jackson, Re McBride, Steven Mayer

February 12 – 24, 2014
Reception: Thursday, February 20, 5:00-8:00pm

Civic Square Gallery
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Rutgers, The State University of NJ
33 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ

Juried Exhibition 2013, Center for Contemporary Art

Juried by John Yau

November 8th - December 16, 2013
Reception: November 8th, 6 - 8 pm

The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ 07921

Rutgers MFA Open Studios!

All 42 of our graduate MFA studios, in three buildings, open for the day! Come find me in 123 Church Street, studio #5.

Saturday, October 26, 2013, 3 – 6pm

Church Street Studios: 123 Church Street, New Brunswick NJ
Civic Square Building: 33 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ
Livingston Arts Building: 39 Road 3, Piscataway NJ 

The Welcome Back Show, Rutgers Civic Square Gallery

Rutgers annual fall showcase of faculty and second-year MFA student work

September 4 – October 4, 2013
Reception: Wednesday, September 4, 5 – 7pm

Civic Square Gallery
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Rutgers, The State University of NJ
33 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 

VOX IX, Vox Populi

July 5 – 28, 2013
Reception: Friday, July 5, 6 – 11pm
Gallery talk with Hunter Braithwaite: Friday, July 5, 5:30pm

Vox Populi
319 North 11th street, 3rd floor
Philadelphia, PA

Your Future Imagined, Primo Piamo LivinGallery

October 20 – November 17, 2012
Opening reception: Saturday, October 20th, 7:30pm

Primo Piano LivinGallery
Viale Guglielmo Marconi 4
Lecce 73100, Italy

THIRTY/THIRTY, One Strange Bird

A benefit exhibition in support of

Reception: Friday, May 4th, 2012, 6 – 9pm

One Strange Bird
2515 W North Ave
Chicago, IL

Featuring: Amanda Baker, Clare Britt, Allie Corwin, Jessie Cerutti , Ali Doerscher, Jess Egan, Pamela Fraser, Cameron Harvey, Stacie Johnson, Anna Kunz, Lara Mann, Aliza Morell, Danielle Morse, Alexandra Noe, Barb Northway, Madeline Northway, Nicole Northway, Ashlee Nowak, Sabina Ott, Nicolette Ross, Olivia Schreiner, Sadie Samuels, Raychael Stine, Marie Sommers, Edra Soto, Basia Toczydlowska , Anna Todaro, Michelle Wasson, Allison Yasukawa, and Amy Zaveletta

Space Division, Open Studios!

The 25+ artist studios above Miller's Lumber will be open for the night. Come see me in #39E

Friday, October 7, 2011, 6 – 10pm
1815-1817 West Division street
Chicago, IL

Chain Letter, Samsøn

Reception: Saturday, July 16th, 5 – 8pm

450 Harrison Avenue
29 Thayer Street, Boston, MA

Aliza Morell: TRANSCANDESCENT, Comfort Station

May 7-June 2, 2011
Reception: Sat. May 7, 7-10pm -- With live set by Search & Research

Comfort Station
2579 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL

The Rodan Scholars, Rodan

A night of music and art to raise money for ACRE's 2011 scholarship fund with work by myself, Tony Balko, Thorne Brandt, Benjamin Funke, Lydia McCarthey, Jennifer Ray, and Michael Sirianni

Monday, April 4th, 2011, 9pm – 2am

1530 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL

Scape, Nicole Villeneuve Gallery

An exhibition about landscape curated by Daniel Schmid. Including myself, Susana Coffey, Shona Macdonald, Joseph Noderer, and more

December 10, 2010 – January 12, 2011
Reception: Friday, December 10, 5 – 11pm

Nicole Villeneuve Gallery
410 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 629
Chicago, IL

Pastoral Disruption, Lloyd Dobler Gallery

A three person painting show including Eric Guerrero, Michelle Bolinger and myself

December 17, 2010 – January 29, 2011
Reception: Fri. December 17, 6 – 10pm

Lloyd Dobler Gallery
1545 West Division, 2nd fl
Chicago, IL

Aliza Morell: Walking at Night, ACRE Projects

Part of a series of one-week solo shows by all ACRE 2010 Artists in Residence

Reception: November 7th, 2010, 4 – 8pm

ACRE Projects
1913 West 17th Street
Chicago, IL