About

"The colors and textiles of the desert truly inspire my soul. I find myself gravitating to natural color hues and designs that I have brought back with me." 

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About

Aleksandra Zee is an Oakland-based woodworker with a degree in Fine Arts whose work as a display artist for Anthropologie led her to woodworking career. She creates and sells original and commissioned pieces, teaches workshops at her studio in Oakland and also takes them on the road, and speaks regularly to audiences on her craft.Her debut book, The Way of the Woodshop, one part soul craft one part DIY, comes out October 22,2019 and is on pre-order now. Her work has been featured in Dwell, C Magazine, San Francisco Gate, Esquire, 7x7 , Desert Sun, Refinery29, and on the Urban Outfitters blog.

 

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Shows/Important things:

2019- The Way of the Woodshop release, October 22, 2019

2018   –   Group Show "Derivation" at Grael Gallery SF

2017   –   Solo Show "Vertigo" at Book and Job Gallery SF

2016   –   Artist Residency, The Joshua Tree House, Joshua Tree CA

2016   –   New Works by Aleksandra ZEE, Blackbird SF, San Francisco CA

2015   –    TRY LINEAR, Cukui, San Francisco 

2015   –   Everything Will Be OK, ATAK SF, San Francisco

2014   –   Sea Salt at Rare Device, San Francisco

2014   –   Fetch Wood, Carry Water, Walk the Earth at Belljar, San Francisco

2013   –   Light Years at Luna Rienne Gallery, San Francisco California

2012   –   VooDoo Chop at Project One Gallery, SanFrancisco California

2012   –   Piece by Piece at Hang Art Gallery, San Francisco California

2011   –   All That Remains at Fabric8 Gallery, San Francisco California

2011   –   Color and Architecture at Public Works, San Francisco California

2011   –   Color and Architecture at Public Works, San Francisco California

2011   –   Wild Couuntry Show at Space Gallery, San Francisco California

2011   –   As it was before at Gallery Hijinks, San Francisco California

2011   –   The Letter Collector at Gallery Hijinks, San Francisco California