Carey Lin

b. Florida, USA; Lives & works in San Francisco, California

 

Education

M.F.A. University of Chicago; B.A. New College of Florida

 

Projects and Exhibitions

2017

Class Set, San Francisco Bay Area

DONUT DEPOT II, Little Paper Planes, San Francisco, CA

2016    

Nobody Said Not To (solo), Irving Street Projects, San Francisco, CA

Palette, ampersand international arts, San Francisco, CA

Hole History: Origins of the American-Style Donut, Win Wilder Hall + Asymmetrick Arts, Rockland, ME

PRETZEL PARTY, Little Paper Planes, San Francisco, CA

2015    

Resonate (collaboration with Sarah Hotchkiss for Stairwell’s), Root Division, San Francisco, CA

ColorSpace, Zoo Labs, Oakland, CA

Stairwell’s at Wave Pool (collaboration with Sarah Hotchkiss), Wave Pool, Cincinnati, OH

First Person Once Removed (Bay Area Currents), Pro Arts, Oakland, CA

Still Life, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

What’s Going On? (feat. 4 Non Blondes), (2-person show with Bonanza), tmoro projects, Santa Clara, CA

2014    

DONUT DEPOT, Little Paper Planes, San Francisco, CA

Survival Adaptations (collaboration with Sarah Hotchkiss), Aggregate Space Gallery, Oakland, CA

Thank You For Failing!, Kearny Street Workshop/Asian Resource Center, Oakland, CA

WORKING ON IT, Martina }{ Johnston Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2013  

& what have you (solo), Tartine Bakery, San Francisco, CA

Just Make Something (collaboration with Sarah Hotchkiss), Interface Gallery, Oakland, CA

There is no telling what (2-person show with Greg Ito), Truesilver Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012    

The Home Show, Macarthur B Arthur Gallery, Oakland, CA

Inspiration Station, Little Paper Planes, San Francisco, CA

2011  

Hypothesis: An Art/Science Fair (collaboration with Wayne Grim), The Lab, San Francisco, CA

Hardly nothing to do without (solo), Royal NoneSuch Gallery, Oakland, CA

No way that's it (solo), Zughaus Gallery, Berkeley, CA

Experimental Notations (collaboration with Wayne Grim), Royal NoneSuch Gallery & Macarthur B Arthur Gallery, Oakland, CA

X Marks a Spot, NOMA Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA & Samson Projects, Boston, MA

2010    

That's a crystal ball that nobody has (2-person show with Sarah Hotchkiss), Zughaus Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2010: A Selection from a Decade of Painting, DOVA Temporary, Chicago, IL

2009    

WISH U WHERE HERE, Zughaus Gallery, Berkeley, CA

Untitled (Field Work), O'Connor Gallery, Dominican University, Chicago, IL

2008    

Some Things (solo show), DOVA Temporary, Chicago, IL

2007  

There (Part I), Three Walls SOLO, Chicago, IL

There (Part II), Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

 

Panels & Lectures

2016

Work in Public (visiting artist lecture), California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2014    

Open City/Art City, Institute for the Future and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (panel discussion), San Francisco, CA

Topophilia (visiting artist lecture), California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2013    

Conversations on Sculpture: Alternative Space (guest lecture), Sculpture Department, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

Thoughtluck (panel discussion), The Lab, San Francisco, CA

DWoW: L'esprit de l'escalier (lecture), DiverseWorks, Houston, TX

2012    

Question and Answer Lab (lecture), Queens Nails Projects, San Francisco, CA

 

Awards & Residencies

2016    

Hayes Valley Art Works (for Stairwell’s), San Francisco, CA

Irving Street Projects Artist Residency, San Francisco, CA

Wassaic Artist Residency, The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

Artist Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2015  

Wassaic Artist Residency (for Stairwell’s), The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

Art Space is Your Space Residency (for Stairwell’s), Wave Pool, Cincinnati, OH

2014

Oakland Stock (for Stairwell's), Oakland, CA

2013    

LPP+ Residency (for Stairwell's), Little Paper Planes, San Francisco, CA

2011    

Alternative Exposure Grant (for Stairwell's), Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

2010    

Artist Residency, Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck, MI

2008    

Artist Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2007    

Teaching Fellowship, Division of the Humanities, University of Chicago

Graduate Fellowship, Division of the Humanities, University of Chicago