Virgil de Voldère Gallery / SlingShot Project


Born in 1975 in Kaoshiung, Taiwan
Lives and works in Eugene, OR


Solo Exhibitions

2009   "If It Were a Slow Echo", Taylor de Cordoba Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2008   "Glimmer & Haze", Virgil de Voldere Gallery, New York City, NY
Shaheen Modern & Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
2007   Before the Storm, Taylor de Cordoba, Los Angeles, CA
2006   Unquiet Season, Virgil de Voldere Gallery, New York, NY
2004   Galleria Il Capricorno, Venice, Italy
2003   Journey From the West, Andrea Rosen Gallery 2, New York, NY

Group Exhibitions

2008   Uncharted: Imaginary Landscapes, Hayes Valley Market, San Francisco, CA
NEXT Chicago Invitational Art Fair, Two-person exhibition with Frohawk Two Feathers, Taylor de Cordoba Gallery, Chicago, IL
2007   Landscape Architects, curated by Jennifer Moon, The Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy, NY
2006   War and Nature, Virgil de Voldere Gallery, New York, NY
Los Caprichos, Rizziero Arte, Pescara, Italy
It's a Beautiful Day, curated by Renee Riccardo, ISE Cultural Foundation Gallery, New York, NY Emotional Landscape, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Transparent/Opaque, curated by Laura Sue Phillips, Leubsdorf Gallery, Hunter College, New York, NY
2005   Drawings & Works on Paper II: selected artists from the U.S.A., Patrick Heide Art Projects, London, UK
Watercolor: Current Views, Gallery Joe, Philadelphia, PA
The Seventh Annual Altoids Curiously Strong Collection, traveling to: Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA; Blue Star Art Complex, San Antonio, TX; Soo Visual Arts, Minneapolis, MN; Luckman Center Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; The New Museum, New York, NY
Delicate Demons and Heavenly Delights, Oliver Kamm 5BE Gallery, New York, NY 2004
After Goya, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, NY
Do A Book, artists’ book collaboration with Isami Ching, Plum Blossoms Gallery, NY, NY
Paper Chase, Axel Raben Gallery, curated by Renee Riccardo/ARENA, New York, NY
Watercolor Worlds, Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs, Long Island City, NY
2003   The Outlaw Series 2003, New York, NY
You, 310 W. 14th Street, curated by Lisa Kirk, New York, NY
M.F.A. Thesis Show, Columbia University, New York, NY
Living Room, Storefront 1838, New York, NY
The Wall of Draw, Case Graduate Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design
New York Area MFA Exhibition, co-sponsored by the College Art Association, Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, New York, NY
2002   High Desert Test Sites, Inaugural Exhibition, Joshua Tree, CA
Myth & Hybrid, Artist Books, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, NY


2003   MFA, Visual Arts, Columbia University, NY
1997   BA, summa cum laude with honors, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA


Grants/ Awards

2002-03   LeRoy Neiman Fellowship, Columbia University, NY
2002   Agnes Martin Fellowship, Columbia University, NY
1997   Mitchel-Siporin Award, Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
1993-97   Rabb Scholar, Brandeis University, MA



Altoids Collection, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
Judith Rothschild Foundation Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Neuberger Berman Art Collection
Progressive Art Collection
Various Private Collections



2008   Bembnister, Theresa, “Capsule Reviews: Charlene Liu”, Scene Arts & Entertainment (3/19/2008)
Tranberg, Dan, “Shaheen gallery features Charlene Liu paintings”, The Plain Dealer, Cleveland, OH (3/14/2008)
2007   Ollman, Leah, “Venturing to the Edge of Chaos”, Los Angeles Times (9/21/2007)
2005   Fallon, Roberta, “Not So Sketchy”, Philadelphia Weekly (10/19/2005)
Walter, Natasha, “Curiously Strong Art at Soo Visual Arts Center”, Pulse of the Twin Cities, (6/30/2005)
2004   Savaris, Marta, “Charlene Liu, Il Capricorno”, Flash Art Italy (08-09/2004)
Sigolo, Alfredo, “Charlene Liu, Il Capricorno”, (06/2004)
Johnson, Ken, "Art Guide: Paper Chase", The New York Times (4/23/2004)
2003   Chambers, Christopher, “Charlene Liu, Andrea Rosen Gallery 2”, Flash Art (10/2003)

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