Area(s) of Expertiseenvironmental design, Public Intervention, Site Specific Installation
Toronto-born, internationally-exhibiting artist, Paul Aloisi, works across several disciplines including mixed media/collage and sculpture/installation. His current work explores human interaction and communication through investigations of public space, architecture, text and their relationships. He frequently works in the public realm; his projects have engaged the public and required their participation. Through experience of his work he aims to reveal the participant's impact on and connection with public space and the social collective.
2003: BDes OCAD Enironmental Design - OCAD Medal recipient
2000: Intl. Exchange Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
2008:York University Arts Education Certificate
Commissioned works for:
Evergreen Brickworks, CBC/Radio Canada, Aldo Shoes, Nike, M-One-11, Bell Canada.
Arts Education Programs for:
Luminato Festival, Toronto District School Board, Ontario Arts Council 'Artist in Education', Area Odeon (Monza, Italy)
July 2009 - Trafacka Gallery, Prague (CZ)
May 2009 - Fragile Continuo, Bologna (ITA)
Awards \ Grants
2011: Ontario Arts Council - Visual Artist Grant
2010: Ontario Arts Council - Artist in Education Grant
2009: Toronto Arts Council - Visual Artist Grant
2008: Ontario Arts Council - Artist in Education Grant.
2003: OCAD Medal, Environmental Design.
Commissioned works clients including: CBC/Radio Canada, Novo Mode, Aldo Shoes, Nike, M-One-11, Bell Canada.
Toronto Star, Now Magazine, Eye Magazine, Where, National Post, Citadino (Italy) , Il Giornale di Monza (Italy), A2 Magazine (Czech Republic)