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
2018
So, a forgotten fire, Paramo Gallery, Gallery Weekend, Mexico City, MX
Recent Paintings, Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY
Liat Yossifor, Ameringer McEnery Yohe 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
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
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 / AWARDS
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
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)
Creative Artist Agency, Los Angeles, CA (CAA)
The Marguilles Collection, Miami, FL
Isabel and Agustin Coppel Collection, Mexico City, MX
The Minnesota Museum of American Art, Saint Paul, MN