Born 1986 in Pahokee, FL
Living and working in Tampa, FL


EDUCATION

2015     University of South Florida (USF) , College of the Arts: School of Art and Art History, Tampa, FL
             Bachelor of Arts, Major: Studio Art

2013      Hillsborough Community College, Decatur, GA
              Associate of Arts


AWARDS & DISTINCTIONS

2016       Successful Kickstarter Campaign, “Dust II Onyx: A Melanated Tarot” (Raised $29,870)

2015       James Rosenquist Award Recipient, “USF School of Art & Art History 39th Annual Student Juried Exhibition”


EXHIBITIONS

2016      “A SiSTAR Movement”, group exhibition, Tampa Heights Civic Center, Tampa, FL

2016      “Down the Rabbit Hole”, group interactive exhibition, Bloom Art Center, St. Petersburg, FL

2016      “Elegies, Punks, and Raging Queens”, theatre performance and exhibition, The Space 2106, Tampa, FL

2015      “Product of Public School & Tar Venus”, collaboration with Jeanine Patrick, The Oliver Gallery, USF College of the Arts, Tampa, FL

2015       “It’s About Time”, collaboration with Estefania Velez, The Centre Gallery, USF, Tampa, FL

2015       USF School of Art & Art History 39th Annual Student Juried Exhibition, The Oliver Gallery,
               USF College of the Arts, Tampa, FL

2014       “Overload”, The Centre Gallery, USF, Tampa, FL

2013      39th Annual HCC Juried Student Art Exhibition, The Centre Gallery, USF, Tampa, FL


PRESS

Tracey-Renee Hubbard. “Spotlight: Dust || Onyx Tarot Deck By Courtney Alexander” Tracey-Renee Hubbard Design Studio (blog). October 26, 2017.

Jamila Kani, “Witches Chronicles: Courtney Alexander” Black Femme Witches Brew.  October 17, 2016.

Bri Luna, “Dust II Onyx: An Interview with Visionary Artist Courtney Alexander” HoodWitch (blog). October, 14 2016.

Ruby Warrington, “Dream Project: The Story Of The Dust II Onyx Tarot” The Numinous. October 4, 2016.

Molly Beane, “The Most Important Tarot Deck on Kickstarter: Interview with Courtney Alexander” Huffington Post. September 22, 2016.

Asali, “Interview: Courtney Alexander, creator of the Dust II Onyx: A Melanated Tarot Deck” Little Red Tarot (blog). September 15, 2016.

Evvie Marin, “Dust II Onyx: An Interview with Courtney AlexanderInterrobang Tarot (blog).  August 29, 2016.