About Liséa – Bio and Resume

Born: 1971, St. Petersburg, FL

Education:
2001        San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA – Master of Fine Arts
1997-99    California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland CA
1992        Tulane University, New Orleans, LA – Bachelor of Arts, English Literature

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2013     “Locket”, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
2012     “Disbelief”, Marx and Zavattero, San Francisco, CA
2009     “Lineage”, Marx and Zavattero, San Francisco, CA
2007    “Something Borrowed,” Heather Marx Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2005    “Haunted,” The Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY
2004    “Closer,” Heather Marx Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2002    “New Work,” Heather Marx Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2001    Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA (also 2000)
1998    Isabel Percy West Gallery, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2015    “In the Pink,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
2015    “Cutout/Decoupage”, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
2014    “Winter Blues”, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
2012     “Forty Years”, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
2012     “Women, By, Of, About”, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
2011      “Sea Change-The Tenth Anniversary Exhibition”, Marx and Zavattero
2011    “Project Space: Black and White”, New York, NY
2010     “All that Glitters”, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
2010     “Summer Group Show”, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
2010     “Click”, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY
2006    “See Jane Run,” Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
2004    -scope Miami, TownHouse Hotel, Miami Beach, FL
2003    -scope Miami, TownHouse Hotel, Miami Beach, FL
-scope New York, Dylan Hotel, New York, NY

2002    “Register This,” Z Space Gallery, San Francisco, CA
“Behind Closed Doors,” The Works Gallery, San Jose, CA

2001    “The Inaugural Exhibition,” Heather Marx Gallery, San Francisco, CA
“Best of Show,” Gallery 1401, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
“Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2000,” Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Kiyosato, Japan
“Master of Fine Arts Commencement Show,” Fort Mason Center,
San Francisco, CA

2000    Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA
University of Texas, Pan American, Edinburgh, TX
Wayland Baptist University, Plainview, TX
“Juried Annual Exhibition,” Pro Arts, Oakland, CA (Larry Rinder, juror)

1999    “Tender,” Juried Group Exhibition, Southern Exposure Gallery,
San Francisco, CA
“A Vision Honored,” Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA 
(Linda Connor, juror)
“New American Talent – The Fourteenth Exhibition,” Jones Center for Contemporary Art, Austin, TX

Selected Group Exhibitions, Continued:
1999    J. Wayne Stark University Center Galleries, Texas A&M University,
College Station, TX
1998    “Rockies to the Pacific,” Site Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Awards:
Third Place, The Photo Review annual juried show, University of the Arts,
Philadelphia, PA

Selected Collections:
Permanent Collection, The Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY Adobe Systems Inc., San José, CA

Permanent Collection, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Kiyosato, Japan

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. Art Collection, San Francisco, CA and New York, NY

Bibliography:
2009    Van Proyen, Mark, “Liséa Lyons: Marx &Zavattero,”Art In America, October
Eisenhart, Mary, “Don’t Miss:Lineage”, San Francisco Chronicle, June 18, p.12

2008    Fort Baker Retreat Group LLC, Lisea Lyons (artist monograph to accompany
work on view in the Cavallo Point Artist Program, with essay by Thom Sempere)

2007    Farr, Kristin, “Liséa Lyons: Something Borrowed,” KQED Arts & Culture Online, April 23
Martini, Tiffany, “These are not your ordinary family photos,” San Francisco Examiner, April 10, p. 19
Nataraj, Nirmala, “A Girl’s Life,” SF Weekly (Night & Day section), April 4,
p. 20

2006    Nataraj, Nirmala, “‘See Jane Run’ at Bedford Gallery,” Artweek, July/August,
p. 15-16

2002    Cash, Stephanie, “Report from San Francisco: Surviving and Thriving,”
Art in America, No. 11, November, p. 67

Keats, Jonathon, “Liséa Lyons,” ARTnews, September, Vol. 101, No. 8, p. 160

Berry, Colin, “ ‘The Inaugural Exhibition’ at Heather Marx Gallery,” Artweek, February, Volume 33, Issue 1, p. 25

Fischer, Jack, “Documentary Photographers Find Intimate Moments of Truth,” San Jose Mercury News, February 12, p. 1F, 3F