Lisa Sigal

Born 1962, Philadelphia, PA

1989 M.F.A. in Painting, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT
1986 Skowhegan School of Art, ME
1985 B.F.A., Tyler School of Art, Temple University, PA

2017 "Utopia,Free" Miller Contemporary, New York, NY
2015 "Break It Down" Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, PA
2013 "Riverbed," LAX Art, Los Angeles, CA
"Shifting Horizon, Samson Projects, Boston,MA
2012 "Building Dwelling Thinking,
” NOMA Gallery, San Francisco
2007 Frederieke Taylor Gallery, NYC, NY
2005 “New Drawings,” Frederieke Taylor Gallery, NYC, NY
"A House of Many Mansions,” Aldrich Museum, CT
2004 "house paint," Frederieke Taylor Gallery, NYC, NY
2001 "Stone To Wind," Frederieke Taylor Gallery, NYC, NY
2000 White Room show , White Columns Gallery, NYC, NY
1999 Queens Museum of Art at Bulova Corporate Center, Queens, NY
1994 Middlebury College Art Museum, Middlebury, VT
1991 Momenta Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2016 "Anyang Public Art Project, Anyang Korea, curated by Eungie Joo
2015 "When You Cut Into the Present The Future Leaks Out. Old Bronx Courthouse and No Longer Empty,Bronx, NY, curated by Regine Basha
2014 "Prospect 3, Notes for Now," New Orleans, LA, curated by Franklin Sirmans
"Crossing Brooklyn, Art from Bushwick, Bed-Stuy, and Beyond," Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn
"Walden, Revisited," deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
2013 "Dust Breeding, Churner and Churner Gallery, NYC, NY
"Surface Tension," Public Art Fund, NYC, NY
2012 "New New York,"Essl Museum, Vienna
"Out Side," Studio 10, Queens, NY
2011 "TwoFold,"The Surburban, Chicago, IL
"De-ja-vu," Regina Rex Gallery," Brooklyn, NY
2009 "Almost Home," Frederieke Taylor Gallery, NYC, NY
"Make Room," Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
2008 "Six Degrees," New Museum, NYC, NY
Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum and the Park Street Armory, NYC, NY
2007 “Orpheus Selection,” P.S. 1, Long Island City, NY

2006 “Gifts Go In One Direction,”Apex Art, NYC, NY
“Couples,” Palmer Museum, Penna. State College Museum, PA
2005 "Surface Charge," Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA
"Odd Lots," curated by Cabinet Magazine, White Columns and Queens Museum, NY
“Make It Now,” Sculpture Center, LIC, NY
"Open House, Working in Brooklyn," Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
"Happy Medium," Clementine Gallery, NYC, NY
"Freehand," Marvelli Lab, NYC, NY
"Sprawl," Hudson Clearing, NYC, NY
2003 "Fast Forward," White Columns, NYC, NY
"Abstruction," Artists Space, NYC, NY
"On And Off the Wall," New York Foundation For The Arts Painting Fellows, NYC, NY
"Tenth Anniversary Exhibition,"Frederieke Taylor Gallery, NYC, NY
"Lean to," (curated by Eungie Joo) Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT
"Paper," Weatherspoon Art Gallery, NC
2002 "4 NY Painters," Montclair State Gallery, Montclair, NJ
2000 "Summertime," Tricia Collins Gallery, NYC, NY
"Conversation Exhibition," Art Resources Transfer, NYC, NY
1999 "Outer Boroughs," White Columns, NYC, NY
"Making Change," The Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA
1998 "A Slice of the Apple," Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
"From Here To Eternity," Max Protetch Gallery, NYC, NY
"Three Languages of Landscape," Painting Center, NYC, NY
1997 "The Press Of My Foot To The Earth Springs A Hundred Affections,"
Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
"Pulse," No Bias Gallery, VT
1995 "10 x 10," New York Studio School, NYC, NY
1993 "Major Medical," City Without Walls, NJ
"Little Things," Art in General, NYC, NY traveled to Delta Axis Art
Center, Memphis; Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, IL;
Fesek Gallery, Budapest, Hungary


MacCash,Doug,Lisa Sigal’s Burning is a Worthy Blend of Blighted Houses and Theater at Prospect 3, Times-Picayune, October2014
Farley Michael, "On Prospect 3 New Orleans"Bmore Art, November 2014
Mizota, Sharon,Riverbed,LA Times, January 24, 2013
McQuaid, Cate,"Seeing a Traditional Genre..."The Boston Globe, May 1, 2013
Wyma, Chloe,"Screened In,"Modern Painters, April 2013
Making a Case, Emily Abruzzo, Gerald Bodziak, Jonathan Solomon, editors
Baker, Kenneth,"Sigal 'Building...' at NOMA", San Francisco Chronicle, May 15, 2010
McClintock,Diana,"Karyn Olivier, Amanda Ross-Ho +Lisa Sigal", Art Papers, May 2009
Bently, Kyle, "Lisa Sigal", Art Forum, March 2008
Schjeldahl, Peter, “The Whitney Biennial,” The New Yorker, March 17, 2008
Princenthal, Nancy, "Lisa Sigal at Frederieke Taylor and P.S.1", Art in America, 2008
Volk, Gregory, "Spring in Dystopia", Art in America, May 2008
Landi, Ann, 'Wall Power', ART NEWS, November 2008
Heur, Megan, "Lisa Sigal at Frederieke Taylor”, Art News, March 2006.
Ryan, Dina, "Surface Charge", Sculpture Magazine, June 2006
Cotter, Holland, “Gifts Go In One Direction,” New York Times, July 28,2006
Israel, Nico. "Lisa Sigal," ArtForum, March 2005.
Hirsch, Faye. "Lisa Sigal at Frederieke Taylor Gallery," Art in America , March 2005.
Johnson, Ken. "Sprawl," The New York Times , January 23, 2004.
Volk, Gregory. "Big Brash Borough," Art in America , September 2004.
Tsai, Eugenie. "Abstruction," Time Out New York , October 9, 2004.
"Fast Foward,"The New Yorker , November 24, 2004.
Sholis, Brian. "Lisa Sigal," ArtForum online , December 2004.
Goodbody, Bridget. "Lisa Sigal at Frederieke Taylor,"Time Out New York ,9 December 2004.
Johnson, Ken. "Fast Forward: Twenty Years of White Rooms," The New York Times , November 2003.

2015 Anonymous Was A Woman Grant, AWAW
Joan Mitchel Foundation Artist in residence
2014 Sharpe Walentas Artist in residence
2012 Creative Capital Grant
Art Matters Grant
2011 Guggenheim Fellowship
2004 Headlands Center for the Arts, San Francisco
2002 New York Foundation for the Arts Grant
1999 Ballinglen Arts Foundation Fellowship, Ireland
1998 Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant
Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts Grant
1991 Yaddo Fellowship
1988 Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center

2017 MTA Public Art in the Subways, F line, N stop, Brooklyn, NY
2003 Federal Reserve Bank, Atlanta