Curriculum Vitae

 

Tofer Chin    

 

b. 1979 Los Angeles, CA

 

Education

 

2002 BFA, Otis College of Art and Design, LA, CA

 

Awards

 

2008  Graphis Design Annual Gold Award, Flaunt 79

 

Books

 

2008 Vacation Standards, by Tofer Chin, Rojo Ed.

            Book signing, Hennessey & Ingalls, LA, CA

 

2006 Finger Bang! by Tofer Chin, Rojo Ed.

            Book signing, POP, São Paulo, Brazil

            Book signing, MOCA Geffen, LA, CA

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2017 8, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, OR

2015 4 Keys, mural, LA><ART|Slanguage, LA, CA

        Fruits and Plains, Champions of Culture, LA

2014 One, RH Contemporary Art, New York, NY

2013 Ar, Lu Magnus, New York, NY

2012 Totally, Lu Magnus, New York, NY

        Untitled Art Fair, Lu Magnus, Miami Beach, FL

2011 Fourteen Black, Parque Lage, Rio de Janeiro

2010 Alex, FFDG, San Francisco, CA

2009 Double Dip, Cerasoli Gallery, Culver City, CA

2008 Vivid, Commissary Arts, Venice, CA

2007 Take Walks, Rojo Artspace, Barcelona, Spain

2004 Lost in _ _ _ _ _ _, 4-F Gallery, LA, CA

2003 Follow Tofer, Four x Four, LA, CA

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2014 In-Situ, Shoshana Wayne, Santa Monica, CA

2013 Open Canvas, Absolut, San Francisco, CA

2013 Black and White, New Image Art, LA, CA

2012 In What Distant Deep or Skies, Lu Magnus, NY

2011 The Pleasure’s All Mine, Lu Magnus, NY

2010 Nova, Museum of Image and Sound, São Paulo

        Project I, A. Schwartz Projects, Culver City

2009 Ocho, Rojo Artspace, Milano, Italy

2008 Out, Reina Sofia National Museum, Madrid

        Gifted, Cerasoli-LeBasse, Culver City

        Aqua Art Fair, Aqua Hotel, Miami, FL

2007 Behind the Seen, Ad Hoc Gallery, Brooklyn

        ROJO|Smart Car Launch, Venice, CA

        FF Anniversary Show, 111 Minna Gallery, SF

        Tiger Translate, Tiger, NY, Berlin & Beijing

2006 9 Decades of LA Art, Barnsdall Art Park, LA

        Self Titled, The Autopsy Gallery, Melbourne

        TGTN: Part Deux, Sixspace, Culver City, CA

        FF Anni Show, BlkMrkt Gallery, LA, CA

        Vice: 6th An. Photo Issue, Silverstein, NY

2005 Serendip, White Box, New York, NY

        The Commons, ChapelOffChapel, Melbourne

        WritePlace, WrongTime, TransportGallery, LA

        Rojo Gold, Urbis Atrium Gallery, SF, CA

        Dimensional Overload, 111 Minna, SF, CA

2004 BAC! 04, CCCB, Barcelona, Spain

        A Better Tomorrow, Supreme Trading, NY

        Lost&Found, ChapelOffChapel, Melbourne

        Preview, 4-F Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

        x1, Transport Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

        Hollywood: Remix, Wooster Arts Space, NY

        The Difference, Gallery 1988, LA, CA

        Group show, Iguapop, Barcelona, Spain

2003 Made in LA, Nike Blu House, Venice, CA

        Pictoplasma Exhibit, F.I.N. Gallery, NY

        Board to Bored, de Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA

2003 Esee Nu, Mercat de les Flors, Barcelona

2002 Decipher, NY Arts, New York, NY

        DreamSoMuch, Asian American Arts Ctr, NY

        LFF, Culture Cache Gallery, SF, CA

2001 Drawings, Prototype Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

        Phenomenon, IndependentMediaCenter, Seattle

2000 Definitive Retrosp, CoproNason, Santa Monica

 

Public Commissions

 

2016 Shift No 1, Santa Barbara, Arts Fund SB

        3 Formations, Echo Park, The Semi Tropic

2015 4 Formations, DTLA, SilverlakeWine|ERB

        2 Formations, ContnrYard, LA, B. Benichou

2014 2 Corners (Black), The Standard Spa, Miami

        Fifteen Grey, Maderas Village, Nicaragua

        Stalagmites, Harajuku, Tokyo, Hajime Oshiro

        Dois, Rua Apucarana, São Paulo, R. Jatoba

        Three, MidCenturyLA, North Hollywood, CA

2013 3 Stalagmites (White), Divisadero, SF, Absolut

        1 Corner (White), Madison St., Chicago, I. Suen

        2 Cliffs (Black), ShadowMachine, LA, CA

2011 Fourteen Black, Parque Lage, Rio de Janeiro

2010 ABCD, Faria Lima, São Paulo, Brookfield

2009 3 Towers, Parque Ibirapuera, São Paulo, Rojo

2008 ROJO®OUT, Urban Stage Barcelona, Rojo|J&B

2006 2 Puppets, Chinatown, Los Angeles, Private

 

Corporate Collections

 

Dimensional, Melbourne, Toronto and Austin

The Hepburn, Washington, D.C.

Exelon Corporation, Baltimore, MD

The Viceroy, Miami, FL

The Avalon, Beverly Hills, CA

The Chamberlain, West Hollywood, CA

Art Unlimited, Sâo Paulo, Brazil

 

Visiting Artist Lectures

 

2015 Artist Talk/Wrkshp, Slanguage|LA><ART, LA

2014 Lecture/Mural Wrkshp, Converse, LA

2011 Lecture, Escola de Artes, Rio de Janeiro

 

Artist Residencies

 

2014 Maderas Village, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

2011 ®NOVA, Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 

Selected Press & Publications

 

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