AMY KAO


SOLO EXHIBITIONS AND ARTIST PROJECTS

2017     Facebook Inc., New York, NY

2017     Brookfield Place, New York, NY: Radiance

2014     Jil Sander: Spring/ Summer 2014 Men's Collection 

2013     World Financial Center, New York, NY: Field Guide to a Metropolis

2010     Michael Steinberg Fine Art, New York, NY: Plates and Fault Lines

2008     Venetia Kapernekas Gallery, New York, NY: Dwellings of Immortals on a Cloudy River

2007     Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, Canada: Open Spaces (featured solo artist projects):                   Snow Globe

            Michael Steinberg Fine Art, New York, NY: Heavenly Tedious

            Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY: Limininal

2001     Apexart, New York, NY: Amy Kao

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012     Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY: Shift, curated by Tom Kotik

            One New York Plaza, New York, NY: Tales, curated by Tom Kotik

2011     FiveMyles, Brooklyn, NY: Asia Unspecific, curated by Lilly Wei

            New York Public Library, New York, NY: Recent Acquisitions: Prints and Photograghs

            John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI: Composite Voices

            Palumbo/Anderssen Modern, New York, NY, curated by Michael Steinberg

2010     Editions|Artists’ Book Fair, New York, NY

2009     Editions|Artists’ Book Fair, New York, NY

Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH: Walls, Floors and Ceilings

James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY/ Shanghai, China: Trees

            Tina Kim Gallery, New York, NY: The House Was Quiet and the World Was Calm, curated by                   Christopher Lew 

            The Armory Show, New York, NY

2008     Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA: Almost Famous

Contrasts Gallery, Shanghai, China: Mei Guo (The Beau Monde), curated by Lilly Wei

Editions|Artists’ Book Fair, New York, NY

2007     Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA: Art Ideas for New Collectors

MoMA PS1, New York, NY: Emergency Room

            Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY: Spring '07, curated by Bruce Pearson

2006     Georgia Scherman Projects, Toronto, Canada: (Un)Natural Selections

            Busan Biennale, Busan, South Korea

            Aljira Contemporary Art Center, Newark, NJ: E7, curated by Franklin Sirmans and Jennifer Moon

            Michael Steinberg Fine Art, New York, NY: Every Day Is Different

            Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH: 3D

            Silas Marder Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY: The Big Show

2005     Asian American Arts Centre, New York, NY: Blues

            Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH: Thirty Ways to Make a Painting

2004     Asian American Arts Centre, New York, NY: The Topography of Absence

            Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY: Open House: Working in Brooklyn

            Plane Space, New York, NY: Drawings

            Eyewash Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: Size Does Matter

2003     Dieu Donné, New York, NY: Takeout

            MoMA PS1, New York, NY: After Matisse and Picasso 

            Eyewash Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: 4-Square

2001     Galerie 5ème Étage, Paris: Opening

2000     Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy, NY: Showroom, curated by Ian Berry


RESIDENCIES AND EDUCATION

2008     Yaddo Residency Fellowship, Saratoga Springs, NY

2006     Lower East Side Printshop Special Editions Fellowship, New York, NY

2005     MacDowell Colony Residency Fellowship, Peterborough, NH

            Aljira Contemporary Art Center Emerge Program, Newark, NJ

            Art Omi International Artists Residency, Ghent, NY

            Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) Swing Space finalist, New York, NY

1996     BA, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY


SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2014     Northcross, Wayne.  "Fashion collectible," New York Observer, April 14, 2014.

2012     Young, Stephanie.  Vellum Magazine, issue #10, August 2012.

2009     Movius, Lisa.  “Mei Guo,” Art News, January 2009.

2008     Ferguson, Langdon.  “Mei Guo (The Beau Monde), an Asian American Group Show,"                    ArtZineChina, August 14, 2008.

Sunshine, Becky. “Beautiful scrunity,” Financial Times, July 26, 2008.

Fichtner, Brian.  “Mei Guo at Contrasts Gallery,” Cool Hunting, July 21, 2008.

“Mei Guo exhibition at Contrasts Gallery,” Designboom, July 2008.

“Contrasts Gallery, Shanghai, hosts Asian and Asian American artists,” Antiques and the                Arts Weekly, July 18, 2008.

Cushing, Iris Marble. “Amy Kao in New York,” Artinfo.com, July 10, 2008.

2007     Carson, Andrea. “Art that will please a crowd,” The Globe and Mail, October 20, 2007.

            Figura, Starr. “Editions '07,” New York, NY: Lower East Side Printshop.

2006     Kim Jyeong-Yeon, Minato Chihiro, Victoria Lu. “Life in Art: 2006 Busan Biennale,” Busan, Korea:    Busan Biennale.

            Cotter, Holland. “Aljira Emerge E7,” The New York Times, September 15, 2006.

            Bischoff, Dan. “Artists on the Rise,” The Star-Ledger, July 30, 2006.

            Durrell, Jane. “Sensuous Forms,” Cincinnati CityBeat, July 6, 2006.

2005     Knafo, Robert. “Art Omi,” SV, September, 2005.

2004     Levin, Kim. “The Topography of Absence,” The Village Voice, December 10-16, 2004.

            “Current: The Topography of Absence,” Tsing Tao Daily, November 22, 2004.

            Maine, Stephen. “Dateline Brooklyn,” Artnet Magazine, May 25, 2004.

            Kotik, Charlotta and Mosaka, Tumelo. “Open House,” Brooklyn, NY:  Brooklyn Museum of Art.

            Faust, Lily. “Review: Size Does Matter,” M, May 2004.

2003     “Art News,” Artnet Magazine, December 18, 2003.

            Cotter, Holland. “4-Square,” The New York Times, February 7, 2003.

2001     Herron, Annie. “222,” New York, NY: Apex Art Curatorial Program.

2000     Berry, Ian. “Showroom,” Troy, NY: Arts Center of the Capital Region.

 

LECTURES

2009     Guest lecturer, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR

2007     Visiting artist, Tyler School of Art at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

2005     Guest lecturer, New York Studio Program, New York, NY

            Visiting artist, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

 

 

 

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