Allan Wexler

Capstone presenter Allan Wexler has worked in the fields of architecture, design, and fine art. He is
represented by the Ronald Feldman Gallery in New York City.
The subject of Wexler's work is the built environment. He creates drawings, multimedia
objects, images, and installations that alter perceptions of domestic activities. He
investigates eating, bathing, sitting, and socializing, and turns these everyday activities
into ritual and theater
Wexler is a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship (2016), is a Fellow of the American
Academy in Rome, and a winner of a Chrysler Award for Design Innovation. Wexler
currently teaches at Parsons School of Design in New York City.
Lars Müller has recently published Absurd Thinking: Between Art and Design, a book on
Wexler’s work and creative process.