Vija Doks

 
   
   
 
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VIJA DOKS

info@vijadoks.com

 

Selective Exhibitions


2016 - "The Somewhere Project," March 17-April 23, Hudson Guild, NYC.
2015 - "Wish You Were Here", A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
2014 - Supreme Court Judges from famous women portrait series, LLAGNY Conf. NYU, NYC. "Art Amnesty: Bob and Roberta Smith," PS1, NYC.
2013 - "5D" Fashion Moda, Stephen Eins, curator, Peekskill, NY.
2011 - “6x6x2011,” Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, N.Y.
2010 - CurateNYC, juried exhibit, Rush Gallery & other NYC venues, NYC.
2008 – “It’s Not Easy” curated by Social Environmental Aesthetics, Exit Art, NYC.
2008 – Thirty-First Small Works Show – Richard Witter of OK Harris, Juror, 80Washington Sq. East Galleries, NYC.
2007 - Salon Show, About Glamour, Brooklyn, N.Y. 2006-2007 - One Person Show, Brooklyn Parsonage Latvian Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.
2005 - One Person Show, private showing corresponding to Alyson Richman’s Swedish Tango book party, NYC. 2003 – Douglas Dibble Invitational Auction, Hunter College, NYC. 2002 - Group Show, Hudson Guild Gallery, NYC. 2001 – “Counting Coup : Artists Revisit Florida,” Stephan Eins, curator, Theater for the New City, NYC. 2000-2001- “Many Colored Artworks,” Queens Museum of Art, Queens, N.Y.
2000- “Impressions/Expressions,” WSAC Juried Show, Cork Gallery at Lincoln Center, NYC.
1999- Twenty-Second Small Works Show- Ronald Feldman, Juror, 80 Washington Sq. East Galleries, NYC.
1994 – “Post-Modern Botanicals,” 808 Penn Modern, Pittsburgh, PA.
1993 - Group Show, l’Escola Massana, Barcelona, Spain.

 

Education

· School of Visual Arts, NYC. Studied painting under Georgia Marsh, Nancy Chunn and Judith Linhares.
· Columbia University, MS in Library Service with Honors, NYC.
· Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, BA. English major.

 

Work Experience

2005- present - Reference Librarian, Baker & McKenzie, NYC.
·    Work with a team to handle all North American reference queries
·    Specializing in corporate and securities law resources.
1988-2006  -    Head of Reference, Coudert Brothers, NYC.
·  Responsible for reference queries worldwide
·  Proficient in online and legal research.

 

Artist’s Writings

"Cartoon" Law Lines, Oct 28, 2015, http://www.llagny.org/lawlines
"Of Research" Law Lines, Oct 29, 2014, http://www.llagny.org/lawlines
"Interview with Vija Doks" with Rachael Moller, 35 Law Lines 21, Spring 2012.
"Red Ibis" painting included in "The Oranges," dir. Julian Farino, 2012.
Letts Eat: A Latvian Cartoon Cookbook, assisted by Sadira Stelzer. New York, 1995.
“There and Back Again.” Fiction Forum 5 (Summer 1993): 14.
“Untitled.” Paragraph VI (Winter/Spring 1992): 15.


Other

Born in Bad Reichenhalle, Germany of Latvian parents. Raised in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Lives in NYC.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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