Born 1973 in St. Louis, MO

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

 

EDUCATION

1996

Bachelor of Arts, University of California, Los Angeles

2001

Juris Doctorate, University of California, Los Angeles

Post-Graduate Studies, Urban Planning, University of California, Los Angeles

 

SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017

Constituent Parts, Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Zero Sum Games, Edel Assanti, London, UK

2015

EXPO Chicago, Greene Exhibitions (solo booth)

2014

Superficciones, Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

2013

Syrop & Chang, Guggenheim Gallery at Chapman University, Orange, CA (Two-person show with Mitchell Syrop, in conjunction with OCMA California-Pacific Triennial)

Antagonistics, Commonwealth & Council, Los Angeles, CA

The Winners, Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

2011

Second Life, 18th Street Art Center, Santa Monica, CA

All Dogma Has Its Day, PØST Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2009

The Search for the Visceral Realists, Federal Art Project, Los Angeles, CA (artist book)

2008

Automatic Enigmatic, Lawrence Asher Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)

Corpus Collossum, g727, Los Angeles, CA

2007

American Magic and Dread, Lawrence Asher Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

SASSAS Bootleg LP Auction, 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA

Impressiones de Transfrontera: 25 Years of El Nopal Press, Office of Cultural Projects, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico, curated by Mariana Botey

2015

Drawings | Fridges, Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

Palm Capsule, MAK Center, Los Angeles, CA curated by Christian Mayer

NADA NYC, Greene Exhibitions, New York, NY

Miart, Greene Exhibitions, Milan, Italy

2014

Attunement, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

Heuristic Memories, Cerritos College Art Gallery, Cerritos, CA (catalog)

Itch Scratch Scar, Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los

Angeles, CA (catalog)

Material Object, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 Art Los Angeles Contemporary (ALAC), with Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

2013

Folding Time Rhymes, Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

Intertextual States, PØST Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012

Ping Pong, Art Basel at Morsbergerstrasse 54, Basel, Switzerland

Incognito, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, California

2011

Suelto, Galleria La Central, Bogotá, Colombia

The Workers, MASSMoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts

Open Daybook, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE), Los Angeles, CA (publication)

2010

ARCO Madrid, g727, Madrid, Spain

2009

Here and Now!, ARTRA, Santa Monica, CA

Zoom, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA (catalogue)

2008

Asian New Media, Center for Democracy at Japanese

American National Museum, Los Angeles CA

Hard Left, Merry Karnowsky Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2007

Legally: An Unethical Happening, Hyperion Tavern, Los Angeles, CA

Dear Jerry Saltz” A Curatorial Action, Pharmaka Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)

2006

Urban Isolation: York Chang and Yu Ji, Cal State University, Dominguez Hills University Art Gallery, Carson, CA

Summer Survey, Lawrence Asher Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Fresh stART 2006, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

PERFORMANCES

2016

Simon Leung: Actions! Adjuncts! In Real Life Performance Series, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2013

In No One We Trust, in collaboration with Olga Koumoundouros' Dream Home Resource Center, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

 

AWARDS/RESIDENCIES

2014

California Community Foundation (CCF) Fellowship for Visual Artists, Emerging Artist Grantee

2011

18th Street Art Center Artist Fellowship, Grantee

2009

Creative Capital Foundation, New Genre Artist Grant, Finalist

 

LECTURES

2016

Otis Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Otis College of Art and Design, Graduate MFA Program

2014

Guest lecturer, Visual Thinkers Lecture Series: Mitchell Syrop and York Chang, Chapman University

Guest lecturer, University of California at Santa Barbara, School of Art

2011

Guest lecturer/panelist, Public Art, Otis School of Art & Design

2010

Panelist, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Fellows of Contemporary Art (FOCA) Panel on Interdisciplinary Arts, with Jorge Pardo and Lauren Bon, moderated by MOCA curator Barrett Simpson

Guest lecturer/panelist, Public Art, Otis School of Art & Design

2009

Guest lecturer, Public Art, Art Center College of Design

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017

Roberts, Cleo, “York Chang: Zero Sum Game” ArtAsiaPacific,  January 2017.

2015

Kinney, Tulsa, "The Medium Is the Message." Fellows of Contemporary Art, 2015. Exhibition Catalog.

2014

McDevitt, James, “Heuristic Memories: intimate derivations and other spectres of the archive.” Cerritos College Art Gallery, 2014. Exhibition Catalog.

2013

Senn, Evan. “Dynamic Exchange: The Pacific Rim Triennial.” KCET Art Bound September 13, 2013.

Wagley, Catherine. “Five Artsy Things to Do in L.A. This Week, Including Musical Beds.” LA Weekly September 18, 2013.

Barton, Dave. "OCMA's California-Pacific Triennial is Pacific Rim, Minus Giant Robots." OC Weekly August 1, 2013.

Tuck, Geoff. "York Chang 'The Winners' at Greene Exhibitions." Notes on Looking March 21, 2013.

2012

Devis, Juan. "Notorious Possession." Artbound, KCET December 2, 2012.

2011

Tuck, Geoff. "York Chang or Not." Notes on Looking August 13, 2011.

Mizota, Sharon. "Fiction and Truth Collide: York Chang at 18th Street Art Center." Los Angeles Times August 11, 2011

David Earle. "Open Daybook." Published/distributed by Mark Batty/Random House, January 2011.

2010

Ed. Cover Image, ForYourArt, February 4, 2010.

2009

Nys-Dambrot, Shana. “The Search for the Visceral Realists.” Flavorpill November 7, 2009.

Tuck, Geoff. Notes on Looking: Fellows of Contemporary Art (FOCA) October 8, 2009.

Tuck, Geoff. Notes on Looking: Fellows of Contemporary Art (FOCA) September 30, 2009.

Herrera-Prat, Carla. “Map and Model Shop- York Chang, Pilar Tompkins, Adrian Rivas.” C_M_L Newsletter, September 29, 2009.

2008

Martens, Anne. “Automatic Enigmatic.” in Automatic Enigmatic. Los Angeles: Lawrence Asher Gallery, 2008.

Exhibition catalog.

Tibbets, Ashley. “Flavorpill Selected Exhibition.” Flavorpill June 2008.

2007

Myers, Holly. “Artistry in Altering Photographs.” Los Angeles Times June 22, 2007.

Frank, Peter. “Art Pick of the Week: ‘Dear Jerry Saltz’.” LA Weekly June 27, 2007.

Nys-Dambrot, Shana. “American Magic & Dread.” Art Limited: West Coast Art & Design February-March 2007.

Tan, Herbert. “The Afterlife of Photography.” American Magic & Dread. Los Angeles: Lawrence Asher Gallery,

2007. Exhibition catalog.

Nys-Dambrot, Shana. “Flavorpill Selected Exhibition.” Flavorpill February 2007.

2006

Ed. “Continuing & Recommended Exhibitions: Urban Isolation.” ArtScene December 2006.