Who is Alexandra Grant?
Alexandra Grant has made her name as a well-known visual artist of America. She checks out the language and a written text through various mediums including painting, drawing sculpture, and video. Based on the ideas of linguistic theory, she audits the process.
Simply, she is famous as an artist who reflects the arts. Her art is replaced by many writers and authors, bringing them with examined language and written text.
Furthermore, Alexandra gained popularity after her name attached to the well-known and established celebrity of Hollywood, Keanu Reeves.
Alexandra was born in 1973, in Fairview Park, Ohio, United States. However, her exact date of birth is not known. Though her parents’ name is not known, she born to an educated family, where her parents worked as a Scottish geology professor and a political science professor. She grew up along with her sister, Florence Grant. Florence is a writer and an editor.
Besides, Alexandra holds an American nationality, and as per ethnicity, she belongs to White. She is a Christian. Furthermore, with a height of 6 feet 1 inch, and weigh about 66 kg, she has been able to maintain her body fit and healthy along with the body measurement 36-30-38 inches. Moreover, her hazel eye color and greyish-white hair color makes her look even more stunning.
When Alexandra was young, her parents separated, and her mother got her custody. So, along with her sister and mother, she grew up in Mexico City. For her education, firstly, she attended a British School, made up of a multi-national student body. Then, she attended a boarding school, Thomas Jefferson School, located in St. Louis, Missouri. After a year, she relocated to Paris and joined the International School in Paris.
After completing high school, she joined Swarthmore College. She certified from the college in 1994 with a BA in history and studio art. Then, he enrolled at California College of the Arts, located in San Francisco. He certified in 2000 with an MFA in drawing and painting.
Alexandra moved from one place to another for her education. She had many experiences in several places in Europe as well as the Middle East. Therefore, she is fluent in English, Spanish, and French.
The Career of Alexandra Grant
Alexandra started her career in 2007 attempting into the arts having a solo exhibit appearance in Los Angeles at the Museum of Contemporary Art. She corporated with artists, writers, as well as linguists, and philosophers, for several years. She took suggestions from professional profiles. Many idolized artists like Michael Joyce, Channing Hansen, Helene Cixous, and Keanu Reeves served and afforded her text and ideas, which she interpreted into her art.
Moreover, she hooked up with her sister, Florence, for the exhibit located in Los Angeles, California, at the Archer School for Girls. Her work placed in the galleries has been loved and visited worldwide along with been displayed in the Museum of Contemporary Art. Furthermore, they were displayed in the Lowell Ryan Projects, Honor Fraser Gallery and Night Gallery.
Alexandra’s work had gained attention and the exhibition forwarded to the Harris Lieberman Gallery in New York, The Broad Museum at Michigan State University, and the Contemporary Museum in Baltimore.
Besides, Alexandra also served as a professor and a mentor in the workshop of arts across the world. From 2009 to 2011, she worked at the Art Center College of Design in California. Likewise, she served at the seminars in the Cal State Northridge, Ashesi University in Accra, as well as Pacific Northwest College of Art’s Distance, and Syracuse University.
Furthermore, she participated in various forms of art. She worked as a director in the documentary film, “Taking Lena Home”. Likewise, she hooked up with Keauna Reeves in her books like ‘Ode to Happiness”, and “Shadows”. Aside from that, she began a project named grant love, where several artists promote the artistic project flourishing original artwork, sculptures and jewelry and donating to a non-profit organization.
Honors and Achievements
Alexandra Grant has earned numerous honors from her amazing career. Starting in 2011, she became an FVA fellow-Mid Career Artist Grant. California Community Foundation granted her the award. Then, in 2013, she gained 18th Street Arts Center residency. Likewise, in 2015, she gained two honors. First, she became the residency of the Bemis Center for Contemporary Art. Second, the City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Department gave her Individual Artists Fellowship. Furthermore, in 2018, she earned SOMA residency, them in 2019, she became the visiting artist of the Vermont Studio Center
Personal Life of Alexandra Grant
About her personal life, Alexandra is in a serious and romantic relationship with a famous and well-established actor Keanu Reeves. Keanu has gained massive names and fame appearing in numerous films like “The Matrix”, “Little Buddha”, “Point Break”, “John Wick franchise”, among many others.
The couple first met in 2009 at a dinner party. Then they became friends and also collaborated on a book together. They found X Artist’s Books together. This made them even closer.
Recently, they appeared together at the LACMA Art + Film Gala, where Gucci hosted, in Los Angeles, California, USA. Moreover, they seemed to be very comfortable with each other and also held hands.
Alexandra Grant has gained popularity from her career as well as her personal life. Likewise, she also has been able to gain a good amount of money. She has accumulated a net worth over $1 million.