Fabienne Lasserre






2002-2004 MFA, Visual Arts, Columbia University
1999-2000 Institut de Création Artistique et de Recherche en Infographie, Montreal; digital animation
1996-1997 Akademie Vytvarnych Umeni v Praze, Prague; Interdisciplinary Arts with Milan Knizak (Fluxus)
1995-1996 Escuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas, Mexico City
1992-1996 BFA, Concordia University, Montreal



2021 Eye Contact, TURN Gallery, New York, NY
2018 Make Room for Space, Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, Buffalo, NY
Les Larmes, Parisian Laundry, Montreal
To the Nothing, St-Gaudens National Historic Site, NH
The Nervous Hand, Fabienne Lasserre and Ezra Tessler, 315 Gallery, New York
2016 Fabienne Lasserre and Annette Wehrhahn, Safe Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2015 Les approches, Parisian Laundry, Montreal
2013 Here Like a Story Like a Picture and a Mirror, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York
2012 The Us and the It, Gallery Diet, Miami
City of Seals, Kris Benedict and Fabienne Lasserre, David Petersen Gallery, Minneapolis
2011 For the Partner, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York
2010 What is Found There, Gallery Diet, Miami
Foreign Object: Yui Kugimaya and Fabienne Lasserre, Regina Rex, Brooklyn, NY
Hace Mucho que No Te Veo, Christy Gast and Fabienne Lasserre, Espacio Matacuna 100, Santiago, Chile
2008 The Split Wall, Hilary Harnishfeger and Fabienne Lasserre, South First Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2006 Others, Virgil de Voldère Gallery, New York
2003 Metamorphoses and More, Luft Gallery, Toronto
Les Métamorphoses, Galerie Clark, Montreal
2002 Some Confused Creatures, Luft Gallery, Toronto
2000 Dragons et dragonnes, La Centrale, Montreal
La caverne II, Bishops' University Art Gallery, Lennoxville
1999 La caverne, Articule, Montreal
Mambo, Le lieu, centre en art actuel, Quebec city




2021            Light Over Plaster Clouds,Fabienne Lasserre, Rosemary Mayer, Yamini Nayar, curated by Max Warsh, CPM, Baltimore, MD
Nicole Cherubini: Shaking the Trees, Tang Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
2020            Painted Pidgin, St-Charles Projects, Baltimore, MD
2019            Family Show, Safe Gallery, New York
                    It Can Begin With Clouds, curated by John Ros, Decker Gallery, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2018 Intimate Immensity, curated by Alexis Gramwell, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Close Quarters, organized by NADA, Governors Island, NY
Surface of a Sphere, curated by Daniel Gerwin, Klowden Mann Gallery, Los Angeles
Borderline, curated by Remix, Trestle Gallery, New York
Crossings, Turn Gallery, New York  

2017            Feed the Meter vol. 2, curated by Wallace Whitney, Ceysson Benetiere, Luxembour
Hot Mud Fest, curated by Jesse Greenberg, JAG, Hudson NY
Four High, curated by Sun You, Tiger Strikes Asteroid NY, Brooklyn NY
Monkey Riding Alligator, curated by Sacha Ingber and Lior Modan, Hometown, Brooklyn NY
Will Duty, Cody Hoyt, Fabienne Lasserre, Jeff Bailey Gallery, Hudson, NY

2015 Around Flat, Knockdown Center, Brooklyn, NY
Drawing for Sculpture, Tiger Strikes Asteroid New York, NY
Broken Colours, Nicholas Methivier Gallery, Toronto, Canada
C.Ar.D in città, Palazzo Costa Trettenero, Piacenza, Italy
2014 We Should Speak To Each Other the Cloud and I, Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA
Happy Not Sappy, VisArts Gallery, Rockville, MD
The Rhythm that Laughs You, curated by Javier Sanchez, Flux Factory, Queens, NY
C.Ar.D, Pianello Val Tidone, Italy
Hearts Gymnastics, Outpost, New York
Beyond the End, Kadist Art Foundation, Paris
2014 Brucennial, New York
The Body Metonymic, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI
Mandala: Locus of Thought, Tibet House, NY
2013 Building Materials, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT
Workspace Program 2013 Exhibit, Dieu Donné, NY
The Beauty of Friends Coming Together I, curated by Phong Bui, Dedalus Foundation, Brooklyn, NY
Outside the Lines, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, TX
Saber Desconocer, 43 Salon (inter) Nacional de Artistas, Colombia, curated by Mariangela Mendez Prencke, Florencia Malbran,
Javier Mejia, Rodrigo Moura, Oscar Roldan-Alzate, Museo de Antioquia, Museo de Art Moderno de Medellin, Edificio Antioquia
Medellin, Colombia
Summer in Paris, Parisian Laundry, Montreal, QC
Palm Reader, curated by Sean Gertsley, So What Space, Brooklyn, NY
2012 Building Material, curated by Lucas Blalock, Control Room, Los Angeles
Finite Infinity, curated by Diana Buckley and Irena Jurek, Greenwich House, New York
Primary, curated by Jamillah James, Nudashank, Baltimore
Three Points Determine A Circle, Lucas Blalock, Jim Hyde, Fabienne Lasserre, Byrdcliffe Kleinert/James Center for the Arts,
Woodstock, NY
Leave It To Beavers, Gallery Diet, Miami, FL
Pitch: Lonnie Holley, Fabienne Lasserre, Halsey Rodman, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York
Tops, Open Space, LIC, NY
Make Up on Empty Space, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York
Cheat Chains and Telephone, Kansas Gallery, New York
2011 La triennale québecoise, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal
Hard Poems in Space, Nektar de Stagni & Gallery Diet, Miami
Becoming Something Found, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia
2010 Come Through, Sikkema Jenkins & co., New York
Parts and Labor, Soloway, Brooklyn, New York
Fell In Beside, Philly-Fringe, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia
Dean, Lasserre, Smith, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia
Weaving In and Out, No Longer Empty Projects, East Harlem, New York
Word-less, curated by Felicity Hogan, Elizabeth Arts Foundation, New York
All This and Not Ordinary, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York
Redi-mix, curated by James Hyde, Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts, New York
Housebroken, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY
In a Shadow Box, Crystal Ball Gallery, Berlin
2009 3 obras, Museo Textil de Oaxaca, Mexico
Party at Chris's House, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, New York
Structured Simplicity, Dumbo Art Center, New York Trance, Chance, Dreams & The Unconscious, South First Gallery, New York
Turn On, Slag Gallery, New York
Arctic Book Club, Elizabeth Arts Foundation, New York
2008 Hair Follies, Fofa Gallery, Montreal
Paperworks, Michael Steinberg Fine Art, New York
Once Upon a Time, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York
The Grey House That Thinks Itself Into Your Head Without Asking, organized by Jessica Dickinson, Peter Fingesten Gallery, Pace
University, New York
2007 Welcome to my World, curated by Matthew Day Jackson and Amy Davila, Alexandre Pollazzon Gallery, London
The Line of Time, the Plane of Now, Harris Lieberman Gallery, New York
L.I.C., NYC, (with Flux Factory), Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
Grizzly Project, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY
2006 Emerging Artists Fellowship Exhibition, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
3rd Gongju International Art Festival: "The Original Nature of Human", Limlip Art Museum, Korea
Art On Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina
Possibly Being, Fabienne Lasserre, Will Villalongo, Larry Bamburg, Esso Gallery, New York
The Studio Visit, Exit Art, New York
2005 Performa05- Performa Radio, curated by Anthony Huberman, NY
The Muster, a project by Allison Smith, in collaboration with Anna Craycroft, Governor's Island, NY
2004 Strange Animal, organized by Giovanni Jance and Andrea Zittel, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles
Free Radio HDTS, in collaboration with Christy Gast at High Desert Test Sites #4, Joshua Tree, California
2003 Monster Tree, performance in collaboration with Christy Gast at High Desert Test Sites #2, Joshua Tree, California
One Enemy vs. 25 Millions of Friends, Kunsthochschule Kassel, Kassel, Germany
2002 XXX Testimonial, Mercer Union, Toronto
2001 Projet Projo, MAI centre, Montreal
2000 Prêts d'œuvres, Musée du Québec, Quebec city
1999 L'état des sexes, MAI centre, Montreal
Love-Horror, La Centrale, Montreal
1998 Points, lignes, surfaces, 20 ans, Belgo building, # 516, Montreal
1997 Artichaud, Maison de la Culture du Plateau Mt-Royal, Montreal
1996 Art ménager, Maison de la culture du Plateau Mt-Royal, Montreal
No soy fotografo, part of Foto Septiembre, Espacio Alternativo La Panadería, Mexico city



2019 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship
2017 St-Gaudens Fellowship
Marcella Brenner Faculty Development Grant, MICA
2016 Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program
2014 Canada Council for the Arts, Project Grant to Visual Artists
Fires also Burn in Paris, lecture and projection, Ciné 13, Paris
2013 Canada Council for the Arts, Project Grant to Visual Artists
2012 Dieu Donné Papermill Workspace Program, New York
Visiting Artist Program, St-Cloud State University, Department of Art, St-Cloud, MN
Visiting Artists Lecture & Writers, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
Visiting Artists Series, University of Oregon, Department of Art, Eugene, OR
2011 Dialogos Criticos, Universidad de los Andes, Bogota, Colombia
2010 Essay N1, Karunkinka, Tierra del Fuego, Chile
2009 La Curtiduría, Oaxaca, Mexico
2008 La Curtiduría, Oaxaca, Mexico
2007 Special Editions Residency Program, Lower East Side Printshop, New York
Conseil des Arts du Québec, Creation/ Production Grants for professional artists
1999 Canada Council for the Arts, Creation/Production Grants for professional Artists
1996 Scholarship for the Perfecting of the Arts, Funds for Formation of Researchers and Aid to Research (Fonds pour la Formation de
Chercheurs et l'Aide à la Recherche - F.C.A.R.)



2007-            Full-time Faculty, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Painting Department and Low-Residency Graduate Program (MFAST)
2005-07  Visiting Artist Faculty, Massachusetts College of Arts, Boston, FA2D, Painting and Drawing
       Brooklyn College, Department of Art, Painting
2004             Columbia University, Department of Visual Arts, Introduction to Painting




Sullivan, Jennifer, "Fabienne Lasserre", It's A Process, April 2021
Majumdar, Sangram, "Foraging and Landing: A conversation between Angelina Gualdoni, Fabienne Lasserre, and Sangram Majumdar", Two Coats of Paint, twocoatsofpaint.com, April 2021
Hart, Joseph, "Deep Color Podcast: Conversation with Fabienne Lasserre", deepcolorpodcast.com, June 2019
Isaacs, Susan, "Works by (mostly) women, sensual, whimsical, powerful, in 'Intimate Immensity' at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts", Artblog, March 2019
Newhall, Edith, "Last Call: Catch these Philly art exhibitions before it's too late", The Philadelphia Inquirer, March 2019
Charron, Marie-Éve, "Les pleurs colorés de Fabienne Lasserre", Le Devoir, June 2018
"5 Questions: Alex Ebstein & Fabienne Lasserre", the Remix, March 2018
Hammond, Alexandra, "Garden Dwellers", The Brooklyn Rail, August 8, 2017
Charron, Marie-Éve, "Apprivoiser l'autre", Le Devoir, November 21, 2015
Wesley, Susannah, "Fabienne Lasserre at Parisian Laundry", Akimbo, November 19, 2015
Campanini, Christiana, "Piacenza barocca si veste di Pop", La Repubblica, June 6, 2015
Hurst, Howard, "Gutsy Artists: Outpost's Heart Gymnastics" Hyperallergic, June 3, 2014
Micchelli, Thomas, "Tough, Raw and Paradoxical: Fabienne Lasserre's New Sculpture", Hyperallergic, November 16, 2013
Johnson, Paddy, "There's No Place Like Kansas" , The L Magazine, February 2012
Bock, Anja, "The Work Ahead of Us : The Quebec Triennial", Art Papers, Jan-Feb 2012
Wiley, Chris, "Fabienne Lasserre" Critic's Pick, ArtForum.com, April 2011
Hébert, Bernar, La triennale québecoise, documentary, Claire Obscura productions, 2011
Fisher, Matt, "Either/And, Fabienne Lasserre's Convivial Creatures" Artlog.com Magazine, April 22, 2011
Fraser, Marie, et. al. "La Triennale Québécoise 2011 : Le travail qui nous attend" (catalogue), Musée D'Art Contemporain De Montréal, October 2011, p.230-233
O'Neill-Butler, Lauren, "Come Through", Critic's Pick, ArtForum.com, September 2010
"Artist of the Week : Fabienne Lasserre", LVL3, September 2010
Levy, Michelle, "Uncertainty Sets the Stage", ArtSlantNY, September 19, 2010
Thelander, Emmy, "Report from Brooklyn: Regina Rex Gallery", the artblog, August 2010
Truax, Stephen, "The Curatorial Knife: Artist Collective Regina Rex", BushwickBK.com, July 20th 2010
Suarez De Jesus, Carlos, "Start a Diet", Miami New Times, July 2010
Tripp, Benjamin, "Structured Simplicity", Brooklyn Rail.org, September 2009
Wilson, Michael, "Structured Simplicity", Critic's Pick, ArtForum.com, July 2009
"5th Annual New Prints Review", Art on Paper, vol.13, no. 2, November/December 2008, New York
Zeeger, Brian, "The Split Wall", Time Out New York, October 16-22, 2008, New York
Giraudi, Brigitte, "Fabienne Lasserre", Ing Magazine #27, Summer 2008, Tokyo
Saltz, Jerry, "Yurts and Stalagmites", Village Voice, October 11-18, 2006, New York
Fry, Naomi, "EAF06: 2006 Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition", Critic's Pick, ArtForum.com, September 2006
Cohen, David, "On Sculpture Today", The New York Sun, September 14, 2006, New York
Gelber, Eric, "A Shoreline Space for Sculpture", The New York Sun, January 23, 2006, New York
White, Roger, "Possibly Being", Brooklyn Rail, April 2006, New York
Zimmermann Brendel, Maria, "Fabienne Lasserre's installation La Caverne: An Aesthetics of Confrontation", in One World, Five Universes, pub. Bishop's University Art Gallery, 2002, Lennoxville, p.36-42
Lord, Véronique, "Dragons et dragonnes", in Pink Link ou la Proposition Rose, La Centrale/Powerhouse in collaboration with Les éditions du
Remue-ménage, 2001, Montreal, p.30-31
Chester, Annie-Lou, "Fabienne Lasserre, La caverne", in Articule-20 ans, 2000, Montreal, p. 9
Gordon, Russell T., "Fabienne Lasserre, La caverne", Articule, 1999, Montreal
Mavrikakis, Nicolas, "Contes pour adultes", Voir, June 15 to 21, 2000, Montreal
Mc Leod, Dayn, "Puff and Magic Dragons", Hour, June 8 to 14, 2000, Montreal
Cloutier, Anne-Marie, "Religion cathodique", Elle Québec, no.130, June 2000, Montreal, p.32
Crevier, Lyne, "Coquin atout", Ici, May 25 to June 1st, 2000, Montreal
Paiement, Geneviève, "Dragon Lady", Mirror, May 11 to 18, 2000, Montreal
"Le lendemain de la veille", interview, CKUT, May 25, 2000, Montreal
Mavrikakis, Nicolas, "Frissons garantis", Voir, November 18 to 24, 1999, Montreal
Couëlle, Jennifer, "La télé a un temple", La presse, November 18, 1999, Montreal
Mavrikakis, Nicolas, "Le corps révolté", Voir, May 6 to 13, 1999, Montreal
Côté, Pierre, "Les choix de Sophie", documentary, Télé-Québec, December 9, 1999
Martineau, Richard, "Les Francs-tireurs", Télé-Québec, December 8, 1999
Saint-Hilaire, Jean-Claude, "De la vulve et du sacré", Inter, art actuel, no.74, fall 1999, p. 66-67, Quebec
"Le lendemain de la veille", interview, CKUT, November 11, 1999, Montreal
Points, Lines, Surfaces, 20 Years (exhibition catalog), Concordia University, 1998, Montreal, 55 pp.
Marchand, Keith, "Quartered and drawn", Mirror, October 8 to 15, 1998, Montreal