Lisa Tan

images  | biography 

1973          

born in Syracuse, USA

 

1996          

BA, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, USA

 

2001          

MFA, University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, USA

 

2014

Doctor of the Arts (Ph.D.), University of Gothenburg, Sweden

 

 

 

 

Lives and works in New York, USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Solo Shows

 

 

 

 

2011

Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, TX
Galerie Andreas Grimm, Munich, Germany

 

2010

Les Samouraïs, FDC Satellite, Galerie Les Filles du Calvaire, Brussels

 

2009          

“Language Barrier”, El Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

 

2008          

“Moving a Mountain”, D’Amelio Terras, New York

 

2007          

“The Baudelaire Itineraries”, Grimm | Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany

 

2006          

“One Night Stand”, curated by Lauri Firstenberg, LA><ART, Los Angeles, USA

 

2006          

Lisa Tan, Grimm |Rosenfeld, New York, USA

 

2005          

Lisa Tan, Grimm | Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Selected Group Shows

 

 2011

 

 Not Yet, curated by Filipa Ramos and Antonio Contador, The Barber Shop, Lisbon
 Ex-Libris, Galerie VidalCuglietta, Brussels
 Llama 2, Ana Cardoso, Matt Keegan, Lisa Oppenheim, Lisa Tan,and Amy Granat, Galeria Nuno Centeno, Porto

 

2010

Ana Cardason/Matt Keegan/Lisa Tan, curated by Lisa Oppenheim, Conduits, Milan

Kierkegaard’s Walk, curated by Jacopo Crivelli Visconti, Galeria Marilia Razuk, São Paulo

Signs of Life, organized by Gladys-Katherine Hernando, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

Time’s Arrow, curated by Ben Loveless, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm

Sur le Dandysme, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago de Compostela

For a Brief Time Only at a Location Near You, curated by David Horvitz, Golden Parachutes, Berlin

North Drive Press, NDP#5, Edited by Matt Keegan and Sadie Laska, Printed Matter, New York

 

2009    

“Private View II”, Andreas Grimm München, Germany

 

 

There is no(w) Romanticism”, (curated by Lilou Vidal), Galerie Les Filles du Calvaire, Brussels, Belgium

 

 

“On the Beaten Path”: Exposition d’œuvres de la collection du Frac Bourgogne, Espace Georges Brassens, Talant, France

 Still/Moving/Still”, curated by Marc Glöde, Cultuurcentrum Knokke—Heist, Belgium

 

 

House Call, curated by Piper Marshall and Alex Gartenfeld, Three’s Company, New York

 

2008           

“Ambassador Suites”, curated by Katarina Burin, Galerie Lucile Corty, Paris, France

 

 

“The World Is All That Is The Case”, curated by Arthur Ou, Hudson Franklin, New York

 

 

“Sturm und Drang“, Galerie Kamm, Berlin, Germany

 

 

„Archeology of Longings”, curated by Sofia Hernandez, Kadist Foundation, Paris, France

 

 

“Nina in Position”, curated by Jeffrey Uslip, Artists Space, New York, USA

 

2007          

“Love Life Film”, One Night Stand (Paris) screening, curated by Christian Rattemeyer, Standard Hotel, Miami, USA

 

2006          

“Local Transit”, Artspace, Auckland, New Zealand

 

2005    

“Happenstance”, curated by Lauri Firstenberg, Harris Lieberman, New York, USA
“Go Figure”, Grimm | Rosenfeld, New York, USA

 

 

“In the Neighborhood of Infinity”, Sixteen:One, Los Angeles, USA

 

2004          

“Based on a True Story”, Artists Space, New York, USA

 

 

“Mind Over Manner”, Grimm|Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany

 

2003          

“Game Over”, Grimm|Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany         

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

 

 

 

2010

Revue J’aime beaucoup ce que vous faites, Issue 5, edited by Christian Alandete and Agnès Violeau, Oct 2010

O’Neil-Butler, Lauren and Lisa Tan, 500 Words on “Les Samourais” (interview), artforum.com, April 2010

Portabledocument, edited by David Dodge, May 2010, http://www.portabledocument.org/

 

2009

Lim, Georgina, Stefan Pietsch, Jason Evans and Kate Sennert, www.thislongcentury.com, August 2009

Tristan Trémeau, “There is No(w) Romanticism” Review, Le Même, Issue 43, June 2009

Blind Spot, Issue 40, guest edited by Arthur Ou, 2009

Stillpass, Zoe, “Ambassador Suites,” Review, Flash Art, January-February 2009

 

2008    

Sennewald, Jens Emil, “Archeology of Longing” Review, Lacritique.org, December 18, 2008

Désanges, Guillaume, “Archeology of Longing” Review, Exit Express, November 2008

Hernandez Chong Cuy, Sofia, “84 handkercheifs, an umbrella and some books,” catalogue for Archeology of Longing, Kadist Art Foundation, September 2008

 

 

O’Neill-Butler, Lauren, “Moving a Mountain,” Critics’ Picks, Artforum.com, May 2008

 

 

Cotter, Holland, “Nina in Position,” Review, The New York Times, February 15, 2008

 

 

Cole, Lori, “Nina in Position,” Artforum Pick Online, March 2008

 

2007    

Smolik, Noemi, “The Baudelaire Itineraries”, Review, Artforum, September 2007

 

 

Zellen, Jody, “One Night Stand”, Review, Art Papers, March 2007, p.61

 

2006    

Rattemeyer, Christian. Artforum, “First Takes”, p. 184-185, January 2006

 

 

            Pollack, Barbara.  “Happenstance”, Review, Time Out, Jan 5-11, 2006, Issue 536, p. 80.

 

2005    

Cotter, Holland.  “Happenstance”, Review, The New York Times, Dec 30, 2006.

 

 

“The Garden of Earhtly Delights”, Artist’s Project, X-Tra Contemporary Art Quarterly,

 

 

Vol 7, No 4 Summer 2005, p. 23

 

2004    

Sicha, Choire, “Liars and Forgetters”, The New York Times, Sunday October 17, p. 35

 

2002    

Lehmann, Ulrike. “Der Erfundene Zwilling”, Kunstforum International, Bd. 158 January-March 2002, p. 173, illus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grants

 

 

 

 

2008    

PLATFORM Grand Est, Frac Bourgogne (Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain – Région   Bourgogne)

 

 

Centro Cultural Montehermoso Kulturunea, Art and Research 08, with Exhibition

 

2004          

The Durfee Foundation, ARC (Artists’ Resource for Completion)

 

2003          

The Durfee Foundation, ARC (Artists’ Resource for Completion)