Liat Yossifor; Shadows; 2020

Shadows

2020

Liat Yossifor; Wide Red; 2020

Wide Red

2020

Liat Yossifor; Flutter; 2021

Flutter

2021

Liat Yossifor; Green; 2018

Green

2018

Liat Yossifor; The Stage; 2020

The Stage

2020

Liat Yossifor; Clay Face; 2020

Clay Face

2020

Liat Yossifor; Bird-Like; 2020

Bird-Like

2020

Liat Yossifor; Night Walk; 2020

Night Walk

2020

Liat Yossifor; Head; 2020

Head

2020

Liat Yossifor; Soldier; 2020

Soldier

2020

Liat Yossifor; Flesh; 2020

Flesh

2020

Felix Art Fair 2022

Felix Art Fair 2022

Feb 1720, 2022

Art Basel Miami Beach 2021

Art Basel Miami Beach 2021

Dec 24, 2021

Letters Apart

Letters Apart

Feb 2 – Mar 21, 2021

Felix Art Fair 2020

Felix Art Fair 2020

Feb 1316, 2020

Artist in Residence: The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

Artist in Residence: The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

Jan 13 – Feb 14, 2020

The Rauschenberg Residency

NADA MIAMI 2019

NADA MIAMI 2019

Dec 58, 2019

B.A.T. State III: Women Artists in Conversation with El Nopal Press

B.A.T. State III: Women Artists in Conversation with El Nopal Press

Sep 9 – Nov 14, 2019

The University Art Museum at California State University Long Beach

NADA Miami Beach 2018

NADA Miami Beach 2018

Dec 69, 2018

Summer

Summer

Jul 15 – Aug 12, 2017

A Body of Water

A Body of Water

Nov 5, 2016 – Jan 21, 2017

NADA Miami Beach 2016

NADA Miami Beach 2016

Dec 15, 2016

Theory of Forms

Theory of Forms

Sep 18 – Dec 20, 2015

Liat Yossifor

Liat Yossifor

60 WRD/MIN Art Critic
Mar 16, 2021
The Tension in Liat Yossifor’s Paintings

The Tension in Liat Yossifor’s Paintings

Hyperallergic
May 29, 2021
Review: Theory of Forms at Patron Gallery

Review: Theory of Forms at Patron Gallery

Hairy Rainbow
Dec 17, 2015
BLACK / WHITE

BLACK / WHITE

AMERINGER McENERY YOHE
Jul 9, 2015
Liat Yossifor

Liat Yossifor "Time Turning Paint"

Pitzer Art Galleries
Sep 12, 2015
Liat Yossifor 'Pre-Verbal Painting'

Liat Yossifor 'Pre-Verbal Painting'

CAM Contemporary Art Museum St Louis
Jul 3, 2015
Liat Yossifor 'Matters of Structure'

Liat Yossifor 'Matters of Structure'

Artillery Magazine
Mar 1, 2015
Liat Yossifor: Below the Eye Review

Liat Yossifor: Below the Eye Review

X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly
Apr 29, 2009
Training Gound- Patterson Carrie

Training Gound- Patterson Carrie

NY Arts Magazine
May 1, 2007
Art Review: Liat Yossifor at Angles Gallery

Art Review: Liat Yossifor at Angles Gallery

Los Angeles Times
Mar 10, 2011
18 Artists to Watch

18 Artists to Watch

Modern Painters
Dec 1, 2015
Artist Interview: Liat Yossifor

Artist Interview: Liat Yossifor

HuffPost Arts & Culture
Feb 19, 2016
Sifting Through the Waves of Time

Sifting Through the Waves of Time

Newcity Art
Nov 25, 2016


Born 1974, Israel
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

EDUCATION
2002
MFA, University of California, Irvine, CA

1996
BFA, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2023
A dialogue: Liat Yossifor with Hans Kaiser, curated by Ludwig Seyfarth, The Wilhelm Morgner Museum, Soest, Germany
Works on Paper, Harris Art Gallery at University of La Verne, CA

2022
the gray feather a thrush lost,68Projects, Berlin, Germany

2021
Communicating Vessels, Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY
Letters Apart, PATRON GALLERY, Chicago, IL

2020
No Second Chances in the Land of a Thousand Dances, Fox Jensen, Sydney Australia

2019
Sculptural Surfaces:Pia Fries & Liat Yossifor, Curated by Ludwig Seyfarth, Anita Beckers Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2018
So, a forgotten fire, Paramo Gallery, Gallery Weekend, Mexico City, MX
Liat Yossifor: Recent Paintings, Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY

2016
A Body of Water, PATRON, Chicago, IL
The Stand, Paramo Gallery, Guadalajara, Mexico
Small Works, Ameringer McEnery Yohe, New York, NY
Double Life, Anita Beckers Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2015
Pre-Verbal Painting, The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
Pitzer College Art Galleries, Pitzer College, Claremont, CA
Eight Movements, Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe Gallery, New York, NY
Expanding on an expansive subject, The Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

2013
Hidden, Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt, Germany

2012
Thought Patterns, Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe Gallery, New York, NY

2011
Performers from a Future Past, Angles Gallery, Culver City, CA

2010
Falling into Ends, Anita Beckers Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2007
The Dawning of an Aspect, project, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, CA
Project Series 32, Liat Yossifor: The Tender Among Us, Pomona College Museum, Claremont, CA

2006
The Black Paintings, project, Noga Gallery of Contemporary of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

2005
New Paintings, Anna Helwing Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2022
Red Sea, Fox Jensen Gallery, Australia

2021
Raven, Fox Jensen McCrory Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

2020
If You Can Dream It, You Can Build It,Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt, Germany
El Nopal: Selections, GROSS ART at SPACE 1028, Los Angeles, CA
A Time of Monsters, Curated by César García-Alvarez, Fort Gansevoort Gallery, New York, NY

2019
100 Years and Counting, Minnesota Museum of Art, Saint Paul, MN
B.A.T. State III: Women Artists in Conversation with El Nopal Press, The University Art Museum at California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
WET WET WET, Fox Jensen McCrory, Auckland, New Zealand

2018
One Moment in Time - Part III, Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt, Germany
New Suns, Paramo Gallery, Guadalajara, Mexico
Modulaciones, Pintura 1898-2016, Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Jal., and Museo de Arte de Sinaloa in Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico
Prima Materia, LACASAPARK, Gardiner, NY
Manifesto, Pitzer College Art Galleries, Claremont, CA
Belief in Giants, Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY

2017
Why Art Matters, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
Summer Show, Paramo Gallery, Guadalajara, Mexico
Modulaciones, Museo de Art de Sinaloa in Cucliacán, Sinaloa, Mexico

2016
Grafforists, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2015
Theory of Forms, PATRON, Chicago, IL
New Works, The Margulies Collection, Miami, FL
Angels With Dirty Faces, Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna, Austria
Black and White, Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe Gallery, New York, NY
ArtWatch 2014: Young Careers – SB to Greater LA, Westmont Ridely-Tree Museum of Art Santa Barbara, CA

2014
Transitions, Anita Beckers Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

2013
Stolen Gestures, Kunsthaus Nuremberg, Nuremberg, Germany
Looking Back at Tomorrow: the First Five Years of Royale Projects, Royale Projects: Contemporary Art, Palm Desert CA

2012
Fall Collection, Aurobora Press, San Francisco, CA
80 Days, Torrance Museum, Torrance, CA
Prince at the Forum, Beacon Arts Building, Inglewood, CA
I’d be safe and warm, (two-person show), Royale Projects: Contemporary Art, Indian Wells, CA

2011
Iva Gueorguieva and Liat Yossifor, Angles Gallery, LA, CA
Summer Group Show, Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe Gallery, New York, NY
La Cosa Nostra, Rheeway Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
About Paint, Carl Berg Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2010
A Reflected Gaze, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2009
To Here Knows When (two-person), University of La Verne, La Verne, CA
Lovable like Orphan Kitties and Bastard Children, curated by Joshua Aster and
Kristin Calabrese, The Green Gallery East, Milwaukee, WI
Mighty Daggers Do Small Painting Throw, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Project/Protect, curated by Manon Slome and Anita Beckers, Pulse, NY

2008
The War Is Over, with Aaron Sandnes, Seeline Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
A Deadly Serious Show, Sister Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007
It figures, Torrance Fine Arts Museum, Torrance, CA

2006
Subject, Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, CT
From America, Museum of Modern Fine Arts, Minsk, Belarus

2005
The Collection of Hulleah Tsinhnahjinnie, University of California UC Davis Gallery, CA

2003
The Real Me, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

2002
The End, Deep River Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Better Look Twice, Pasadena City College Art Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2002
Portraits of Yfat (two-person), Angels Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2001
The Third Wight Biennial, New Wight Gallery, UCLA, CA

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2021
John Yau, The Tension in Liat Yossifor’s Paintings, Hyperallergic.
Susan Power, Communicating Vessels, catalog essay.
Liliana Rodriguez, Studio Visit with Liat Yossifor, medium.com.

2020
Susan Power, Contemplating Disembodiment In the Work of Liat Yossifor, The Nomadic Journal
Von Christoph Schutte, Frabenfrohauf Wolke sieben,Frankfurter Allgemeine Zuitung

2019
Von Christoph Schutte,Frankfurter Galerien, Gluhen, Leuchten, Strahlen,Frankfurter Allgemeine
ArtnetNews Pick, Must-See Art Guide: Frankfurt, Pia Fries and Liat Yossifor: Sculptural Surfaces, September 4, 2019

2018
Chris Michno, Embodiment and Abstraction, catalog essay, Miles McEnery Gallery
The Art Section, Alla Prima, Painters in Dialogue.
Praxis Interview, by Brainard Carey.

2016
Movements: Liat Yossifor DoppelHouse Press.
Cesar Garcia, Lo Mejor de 2016 por Artes Visuals, Código, December issue
Brit Barton, Sifting Through the Waves of Time, Newcity Art, Nov 25
Andrew M. Goldstein, The 27 Best Paintings of Nada Miami Beach 2016, Artspace, Dec 2
Glenn Hartcourt, Liat Yossifor: Time turning Paint. Nichols Gallery, Broad Center, Pitzer, College Art Galleries, Claremont, CA. catalog.
Ciara Ennis, The Politics of Painting, interview. catalog.
Karen Lang, Stella Rollig, Ed Schad, Christopher Michno, Movements: Liat Yossifor, DoppelHouse Press. book.
Christoph Schütte, Dance in Gray Mass, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, May 18.
Max Presneill, Emergent Presence, Fabrik Magazine, Mayo 2016, p. 83, 84, 2016.

2015
18 Artists to Watch, Modern Painters, December, p.88.
Rick Vagen, Liat Yossifor: Pre-Verbal Painting, The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, The Visual Art Quarterly of St. Louis review, p. 01
Christopher Michno, Matter of Structure, Liat Yossifor, Artillery, March -April issue, p. 51
Liat Yossifor, essay, Gesture, Time, Scribble, Structure – or My Argument with a Picture, Artist Practice, curated by Clay dean, Edited by Tuni Chatterji and Clay Dean, paperback

2014
Josef Woodard, Visions from the expanded Region, Santa Barbara News-Press Scene Magazine. Nov 13. p. 43
Judy Larson, catalog essay, ArtWatch 2014: Young Careers – SB to Greater LA, Westmont Ridely-Tree Museum of Art, Santa Barbra, CA
Christoph Schütte, Exhibition at Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, January 23 Liliana Rodriguez, Navigating space and History in Paint, The Nomadic Journal, January 9

2013
Ludwig Seyfarth, Stolen Gestures, Kunsthaus Nuremberg, Nuremberg, Germany, catalog essay and Illustration.
Ludwig Seyfarth, Hidden, exhibition essay, Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt, Germany

2012
Frank, Pricilla. Liat Yossifor’s Thought Patterns Trace the Image Of Thinking And A Moment Undone. The Huffington Post, November 9
Schad, Ed. Liat Yossifor: Interview, Painters’ Table, November

2011
Pagel David, Liat Yossifor at Angles Gallery, LA Times, March 10
Pomonis Mary Anna, Jet Set Satruday: Liat Yossifor at Angles Gallery, Artlurker, March Steven Bankhead, catalog, Prince at the Forum, Beacon Arts Building, Illustration. Exhibition Spotlight, Liat Yossifor’s Performers from a Future Past,
Huffington Post Arts, March 7

2010
Christoph Schütte, Construction and Truth, Works by Liat Yossifor and Martina Wolf in the Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, June 3
Brooks, Kimberly, Painting Evolution: Interview with Artist Liat Yossifor, Arts Section, Huffington Post, July A Reflected Gaze, Torrance Art Museum catalog. Illustration.

2009
Karen Lang, Liat Yossifor: Below the Eye, X-tra Contemporary Art Quarterly, May Issue, P. 56 – 59.

2008
New American Paintings, Juried by LACMA curator Rita Gonzalez, No. 79, December Issue, p. 168 -171 LICC 01, Astrerisk Press, 2008, p. 32, 33 (catalog images)
Leila Kahstoo, The War Is Over: Liat Yossifor and Aaron Sandnes, Artweek, July August Issue, p. 17, 1

2007
Patterson, Carrie, Training Ground, NY Arts Magazine, May-June Issue
Dambrot, Shana Nys, Liat Yossifor, Ten by Ten, the portfolio exhibition from LAXART and Uber.com, Ten upcoming artists, March
Newhouse, Kristina, Agonism, catalog essay, Liat Yossifor: The Tender Among Us, Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA, January
Roni Feldman, Liat Yossifor at the Pomona College Museum of Art, The Annual Journal at CGU

2006
Rosenbaum, Hemda, Liat Yossifor: The Black Paintings at Noga Gallery, Interview, Achbar Ha’Ir, Tel Aviv, April

2005
Shaked, Nizan, The Secret and the Surface, exhibition essay, Anna Helwing, Los Angeles, April

2001
Shaked, Nizan, The Sum of The Parts Is…, catalog essay, The Third Wight Biennial, University of California, Los Angeles

RESIDENCIES
2022
68 Projects, Villa Aurora and Thomas Mann House Berlin Fellow, Berlin, Germany

2020
Artist in Residence, Residency #43, Rauschenberg Residency, Captiva, FL

2019
Artist Residency, Fundación Casa Wabi, Oaxaca, MX

2015
Aurobora Press, Ketchum, Idaho

2012
The Rema Hort Foundation Nominee, New York, NY

2011
Aurobora Press, San Francisco, CA

2010
Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, GER (as guest of the Deutsche Börse Residency Program)

2009
London International Competition Finalist

2008
The Ucross Foundation, Clearmont, WY

2000-2002
University of California, Irvine, Departmental Fellowship

SELECTED LECTURES / PANELS
2022
Sonya Shonberger and Liat Yossifor, LAXART in partnership with Villa Aurora, at LAXART, Los Angeles, CA
Liat Yossifor and Dr. Julia Rosenbaum, Villa Aurora and Thomas Mann Artist talk, 68 Projects, Berlin.
A conversation with art historian Julia Rosenbaum from Villa Aurora, in context of VATMH Berlin Fellowship, Berlin, DE
Artist Lecture, Art Center Undergraduate Visiting Lecture Series, Pasadena, CA

2020
Artist Lecture, Rauschenberg resident, Florida SouthWestern State College in Fort Myers

2018
The Torrance Art Museum Forum, Tomory Dodge and Liat Yossifor, Torrance, CA

2015
The Politics of Painting, panel discussion, Pitzer College, Claremont, CA
A conversation with David Pagel, Iva Gueorguieva, and Liat Yossifor, Pitzer College, Claremont, CA

2013
Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Claremont Graduate University, CA
Cal State Fullerton, Artist Talk, Fullerton, CA
Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA

2012
Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Alberta School of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada

2010
Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Claremont Graduate University, CA
Panelist at the Claremont Graduate School of Art, moderated by David Pagel, Claremont, CA
Resident Artist Lecture, Franfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany

2009
Panelist at Honor Fraser Gallery, moderated by Ed Schad, Los Angeles, CA

2007
Artist Lecture for exhibition “The Tender Among Us” at Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, Ca
Creative Artist Agency, Los Angeles, CA (CAA)
The Marguiles Collection, Miami, FL
Isabel and Agustin Coppel Collection, Mexico City, MX
The Minnesota Museum of American Art, Saint Paul, MN