exhibitions


solo 2016 | 2014 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2007 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2000 | 1997 | 1996

group 2017 | 2016 | 2014 | 2013 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 – earlier

solo

2016

2014

2012

2011

  • Vital Organs, Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, CO

2010

  • The Grand Hotel Abyss: Art in California During the Great Recession, I: Shirley Tse, The Grand Hotel Abyss at Left Coast Books, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Parallel World: Sara Tse and Shirley Tse, Osage Kwun Tong, Hong Kong

2007

  • Waiting…, Murray Guy, New York, NY
  • Sink Like a Submarine, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2004

  • Power Towers + Inter-mission, Murray Guy, New York, NY
  • Power Towers, Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA (catalogue)

2003

  • Perugi artecontemporanea, Padua, Italy
  • Shelf Life, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2002

  • Shelf Life, Capp Street Project, Wattis Institute, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
  • Sprawl, Ben Maltz Gallery at Otis, Los Angeles, CA
  • Polytocous, Murray Guy, New York, NY

2000

  • Murray Guy, New York, NY
  • Plastic Works, Para/Site Art Space, Hong Kong (catalogue)
  • Encapsulated, MacLennan Gallery, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
  • Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1997

  • Polyphantasmer II, Gallery 456, New York, NY

1996

  • Polyphantasmer, MFA Gallery, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

group

2017

  • Interstitial, Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA

2016

  • Not Alone: Exploring Bonds Between and With Members of the Armed Forces, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, CA
    Salon 2016, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  • J.…a collaborative limited edition artist book by Michel Butor and Shirley Tse, Librairie Blaizot, Paris, France.
  • Aperture, BLAM Projects, Los Angeles, CA.

2014

  • Another Thing Coming, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
  • Transcending Trash: The Art of Upcylcing, Muzeo, Anaheim, CA
  • A Rare Glimpse: Introduction to Unfamiliar Works, The City of Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA

2013

2011

  • Group Exhibition, Osage Soho, Central, Hong Kong
  • “Building Blocks: Contemporary Works from the Collection”, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

2010

  • “Not Biodegradable”, Whitespace, Atlanta, GA
  • “ARCO Madrid 2010, “Panorama: Los Angeles”, Madrid, Spain
  • “Rebus Reconstructing”, Center For the Arts, Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, CA
  • “Hiking Arte”, K11, Kowloon, Hong Kong

2009

  • “Rebus”, Museo Archeologico di Amelia, Italy
  • Shrink Wrap, Delaware Valley Arts Alliance, Narrowsburg, NY
  • Material Intelligence, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • 2009 City of Los Angeles Individual Artists Fellowship (COLA) Exhibition, Municipal Art Gallery
  • Foam, Long Beach City College Art Gallery, CA
  • at the Brewery Project: 1993-2007: the Finale, The Armory Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2008

2007

  • Being There, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Touched, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
  • A Simple Complex Redux, The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA

2006

  • Summertime, David Patton Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • From America, The Museum of Contemporary Art in Minsk, Belarus
  • Amber Room, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • Technocraft, Wignall Art Museum, Chaffey College, Los Angeles, CA

2005

  • Monuments to the USA, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA. Traveled to White Columns, New York, NY (catalogue)
  • Triumvirate 3, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA (with Anoka Faruqee and Gay Outlaw)
  • Vanitas, The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA
  • Material Matters, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
  • Irreality, Para/Site Art Space, Hong Kong

2004

  • White Noise, Redcat, Loa Angeles, CA
  • Particle Theory, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
  • SouthwestNET PHX/LA, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottscdale AZ
  • Topographies, Walter and McBean Galleries, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA; Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA
  • Cheng Ming in All Directions: 40 Years of Art at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Art Center, Hong Kong (catalogue)

2003

  • One Word: Plastic, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
  • Signals from a Deserted Outpost, curated by Brad Spence, Chapman University, Pomona, CA
  • Off, Murray Guy, New York, NY
  • 1426 Showcase, Fotan Gathering, Hong Kong, China
  • From My Finger – Living in the Technological Age, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan
  • Aniconica, Perugi artecontemporanea, Padua, Italy
  • Chemistry In Art: A Virtual Art Exhibition, jointly published with the special issue on ‘Aesthetics and Visualization’ by HYLE-International Journal for Philosophy of Chemistry, www.hyle.org

2002

  • Bienal Ceará América, De ponta-cabeça, curated by Jan Hoet and Phillippe Van
  • Cauteren, Centro Dragao Do Mar, Museu de Arte Contemporanea, Fortaleza, Brazil (catalogue)
  • Provisional Worlds, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
  • Building Structures, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, NY
  • Out of Site, New Museum, New York, NY traveling to The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA (catalogue)
  • (The World May Be) Fantastic, Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia (catalogue)
  • Artists Imagine Architecture, ICA, Boston, MA (catalogue)
  • Synthetic, Galerie Zürcher, Paris, France
  • Sprawl, Cincinnati Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH
  • Out of the Ground into the Sky Out of the Sky into the Ground, Pond, San Francisco, CA
  • The Altoids Curiously Strong Collection, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY; Clifford Smith Gallery in conjunction with O H+T Gallery, Boston, MA; ArtCenter/South Florida, Miami, FL; Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA; Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
  • Landscaping Ahead, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
  • New In Town, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
  • Officina America, Galleria d’arte moderna di Bologna, Italy (catalogue)

2001

  • Promises, Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
  • Tierra Incognita, Nylon, London, UK
  • Pa-in-ting, Arena Gallery, Chicago, IL
  • Definition, Murray Guy, New York, NY
  • Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  • 3x3x3, Murray Guy, New York, NY
  • Inland Specific: installations by artists of the San Gabriel Valley, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA (catalogue)
  • Hemorrhaging of States, curated by Theo Tegelaers, TENT, Centrum Beeldende Kunst, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Serendipity, Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, IL
  • 010101: Art in Technological Times, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (catalogue)
  • L.A. Projects, Deparel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Definition, Murray Guy, New York, NY

2000

  • Pleasure Treasure: Recent Acquisitions from the Collections of Eileen and Peter Norton, Luckman Fine Arts Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Car Pooling from LA, Asian American Arts Centre, New York, NY
  • The L.A. Scene, Numark Gallery, Washington, DC
  • Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena CA (collaboration with Ashley Thorner)
  • Plastika, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
  • All things everything true, curated by Jessica Bronson, CRG, New York, NY
  • The Millennium Fusion Project, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL

1999

  • United, Refusalon, San Francisco, CA
  • Los Angeles Juried Exhibition: Moving Towards the Millennium, Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Millennium, curated by Norman Bryson, Tate Gallery, New York, NY
  • After the Gold Rush, curated by Lia Gangitano and Joseph Wolin, Thread Waxing Space, New York, NY
  • Stuff, curated by Jeanne Dunning and James Yood, TBA Exhibition Space, Chicago, IL (catalogue)
  • Post Millennial Fizzy, curated by Julia Joyce and Adam Ross, Luckman Fine Arts Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Launch Pad Angels, curated by Victoria Ellison, Hoffman Gallery, Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR
  • Surface<=>Structure, curated by Sue Spaid, Peggy Phelps Gallery and East Gallery, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA (catalogue)

1998

  • Multiplicity, curated by Theo Tegelaers, W 139, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • POLYSEMY™, curated by Shirley Tse, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  • In the Polka Dot Kitchen, curated by Sally Elesby and Ann Ayres, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA; Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)
  • The Comestible Compost, curated by Sue Spaid, Gallery 207, Los Angeles, CA

1997

  • G.D.I. (pronounced giddy), curated by John O’Brien, the Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA; Sweeney Art Gallery at University of California, Riverside, CA
  • Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE) 18th Annual Benefit Art Auction,Sotheby’s, Beverly Hills, CA
  • Splice, curated by Nancy Braver, Side Street Projects, Santa Monica, CA
  • LACE Annuale, curated by Elizabeth Armstrong, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
  • The Big Wave, organized by Young An, Andrew-Shire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • Hollywood Premiere, organized by Popular Mechanics, Hollywood Premiere Hotel, Los Angeles, CA
  • A Box, curated by Sabina Ott, Marsha Mateyka Gallery, Washington, DC
  • Bastards of Modernity, organized by Michelle Guy, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1996

  • HITS Series, curated by Giovanni Intra, Teststrip, Auckland, New Zealand
  • They Came From Beyond, curated by Brady Westwater, Malibu Art Ranch, Malibu, CA
  • Littlebigart, Mendenhall Art Gallery, Whittier College, Whittier, CA
  • Chalk, curated by Sue Spaid, Factory Place Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • Lotus Motel, organized by Lynne Berman, Lotus Motel, Inglewood, CA

1994

  • Flow, curated by Sabina Ott,Cerritos College Fine Arts Gallery, Norwalk, CA
  • FAR Bazaar, organized by Foundation for Art Resources, for Mario Contesti Restorations, The Bingo Building, Los Angeles, CA

1993

  • The First International Print Biennial 1993, Maastricht, the Netherlands
  • Modern Art Competition Finalists Exhibition, organized by the Philippe Charriol Foundation, various public venues, Hong Kong