Al Souza

Al Souza  <em>First Extinction</em>  2014  book covers and glue on wood  11 3/4" x 34 1/4" x 2 1/4"
Al Souza  <em>Second Extinction</em>  2014  book covers and glue on wood  10 7/8" x 33 3/8" x 2 1/2"
Al Souza  <em>Third Extinction</em>  2014  book covers and glue on wood  11 3/4" x 31 1/8" x 1 5/8"
Al Souza  <em>Fifth Extinction</em>  2014  book covers and glue on wood  11 3/4" x 29 1/4" x 2"
Al Souza  <em>Sixth Extinction</em>  2014  book covers and glue on wood  7 3/4" x 26" x 1 1/2"
Al Souza  <em>Seventh Extinction</em>  2014  book covers and glue on wood  11 1/2" x 35 1/2" x 2 1/2"
Al Souza  <em>Eighth Extinction</em>  2014  book covers and glue on wood  10 1/2" x 24 1/2" x 1 1/2"
Al Souza  <em>Ninth Extinction</em>  2014  book covers and glue on wood  11" x 20" x 3"
Al Souza  <em>Goethe's Saw</em>  2014  cut book covers  25" diameter x 2"
Al Souza  <em>Heart Branches</em>  2014  birch branches with painted ends in the decayed core of a piece of a birch tree trunk  irregular- 5" x 5 1/2" x 13"
Al Souza  <em>Souls in the Heart</em>  2014  gilded page ends in the decayed core of a piece of a birch tree trunk  irregular- 4" (max) height, 6 1/2" (max) diameter
Al Souza  <em>Sticks in the Heart</em>  2014  pick-up sticks in the decayed core of a piece of a birch tree trunk  irregular- 4" (max) height, 6 1/2" (max) diameter
Al Souza  <em>Gauge Currents</em>  2014  marbled page edges in black, wooden "Gauge Hub Sharp. Ind. Plates" box  5 1/4" x 11 3/8" x 7 1/4"
Al Souza  <em>Soul Ammunition</em>  2014  gilded and marbled page ends in a red, wooden ammunition box  10" x 12 3/4" x 4 3/8"
Al Souza  <em>Tin Souls</em>  2014  gilded page edges in tin box  3 1/2" x 13 1/2" x 7"
Al Souza  <em>Lord Salisbury Souls</em>  2014  gilded page edges in tin Lord Salisbury Turkish cigarettes tin box  1 1/4" x 8 3/8" x 5 3/4"
Al Souza  <em>Lockbox Souls</em>  2014  gilded page edges in tin lockbox  3 5/8" x 9 3/4" x 6 3/4"
Al Souza  <em>Cookie Currents</em>  2014  marbled page edges in black "Bremner Bros. Butter Wafer Chicago" tin box  4 3/4" x 9 1/4" x 4 3/4"
Al Souza  <em>Solex Curents</em>  2014  marbled page edges in yellow tin Solex Reparatursatz/Repair Kit tin box  1 3/4" x 4" x 3"
Al Souza  <em>Fancy Dates Currents</em>  2014  marbled page edges in wooden "Greetings From Palm Springs" palm dates box  2" x 8" x 5 1/2"
Al Souza  <em>La La's for D.I.</em>  2014  black stamped birch branch pieces in Estabrook & Eaton Turkish cigarettes wooden box with separate cover  2 1/2" x 6 1/8" x 3 1/2"
Al Souza  <em>Round Tin Currents</em>  2014  marbled page ends in round, tin box with separate cover  2 1/2" height, 4" diameter
Al Souza  <em>Round Leather Souls</em>  2014  gilded page ends in round, leather box with separate cover  2 1/4" height, 2 1/2" diameter
Al Souza  <em>Gibberish 3</em>  2011   cut paper  12 1/8" x 9 7/8"
Al Souza  <em>Marbling 9</em>  2011  cut paper  8 7/8" x 15 5/8"
Al Souza  <em>Gibberish 2</em>  2011  cut paper  7" x 8 1/2"
Al Souza  <em>Backworks 10</em>  2011   cut paper  8 7/8" x 17 1/2"
Al Souza  <em>Maktub IV</em>  2011  cut paper  7 1/4" x 7 1/4"
Al Souza  <em>Maktub VII</em>  2011  cut paper  12 1/4" x 9"
Al Souza  <em>Maktub XII</em>  2011  cut paper  6 3/4" x 7 5/8"
Al Souza  <em>Marbling 14</em>  2012  cute paper  4 7/8" x 5 1/4"
Al Souza  <em>Marbling 3</em>  2011  cute paper  9 3/4" x 7"
Al Souza  <em>Midwest Edition</em>  1989  oil and lacquer on canvas  72" x 158"
Al Souza  <em>Nutting's Adventure</em>  1986  oil on canvas  72" x 108"
Al Souza  <em>Doubting Thomas</em>  1989  oil on canvas  72" x 108"
Al Souza  <em>Como</em>  2008  cut paper  11 5/8" x 9 1/8"
Al Souza  <em>Shares</em>  2008  cut paper, thread  5 13/16" x 9 15/16"
Al Souza  <em>Cactus Corner</em>  2008  cut paper, thread  12 1/4" x 8 5/16"
Al Souza  <em>April</em>  2008  cut paper, thread  9 7/16" x 12 3/8"
Al Souza  <em>Yellow Continents</em>   cut paper, thread  11" x 8"
Al Souza  <em>Sewing #0855</em>  2008  cut paper & thread  17 1/2" x 14"
Al Souza  <em>Vermillion Creek</em>  2008  cut paper  9 7/16" x 12 7/16"
Al Souza  <em>Italian Dressing</em>  2006  puzzle parts and glue on wood  72" x 72"
Al Souza  <em>Tijuana Donkeys</em>  2006  puzzle parts and glue on wood  72" x 72"
Al Souza  <em>Koyaanisqatsi</em>  2006  puzzle parts and glue on wood  72" x 72"
Al Souza  <em>Wormhole</em>  2006  puzzle parts and glue on wood  72" x 72"
Al Souza  <em>My Precious</em>  2004  puzzle parts and glue on wood  72" diameter
Al Souza  <em>Ticklish</em>  2004  puzzle parts and glue on wood  34" diameter

Al Souza was born in Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1944 and currently resides in Wendell, Massachusetts and St. Croix, US Virgin Islands. His work is part of numerous public collections including Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York, and the San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California. Al Souza was awarded an International Association of Art Critics/USA Award in 2007 for Best Show in a Commercial Gallery Nationally, 1st Place, for the exhibition David Ireland, Jess & Al Souza at Moody Gallery (December 3, 2005 - January 14, 2006). 

 

New Work, Moody Gallery 2004
Recent Work, Moody Gallery 2007
More Is More, Moody Gallery 2009
Multitasking, Moody Gallery 2010
Fundamentals, Moody Gallery 2012
Edinburgh Connection, Moody Gallery 2014
Extinctions, Moody Gallery 2015