YORK CHANG
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
2017
All the Small Things, Steve Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
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
RobertsMizota, Sharon, "Topsy Turvy- An Artists' Look at Citizenship in a World Turned Upside Down," Los Angeles, Times, April 3, 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.