Carey Lin is a visual artist based in San Francisco, California. She earned her M.F.A. at the University of Chicago and her B.A. from New College of Florida. When not in the studio, Carey directs Stairwell’s, a collaborative social practice project with site-specific programs in the Bay Area and beyond. She also creates a line of handmade ceramic sculptures under the moniker DONUT DEPOT.

Her work has been exhibited at ampersand international arts (SF), Root Division (SF), Aggregate Space Gallery (Oakland), tmoro projects (Santa Clara), City College of San Francisco, Martina }{ Johnston Gallery (Berkeley), Interface Gallery (Oakland), Tartine Bakery (San Francisco), Macarthur B Arthur Gallery (Oakland), Truesilver Gallery (San Francisco), Zughaus (Berkeley), Hyde Park Art Center (Chicago), Samsøn Projects (Boston), DOVA Temporary (Chicago), and more.

Carey has been artist-in-residence at the Wassaic Project (NY), Vermont Studio Center, Ox-Bow (Saugatuck, MI), Hayes Valley Art Works (SF), Wave Pool (Cincinnati, OH), Opossum House (Eugene, OR) and Irving Street Projects in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset district.