Timeline

1975
Born in Austin, Texas
1998
BFA, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Tufts University
2001
MFA, Yale University
Lives and works in New York

Exhibitions

2009
Fever Dreams at the Crystal Motel, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York, NY (solo)
2009
Unreal Asia, 55th International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germany
2009
Pictures: Tracey Baran, Nikki S. Lee, Laurel Nakadate, Kunié Sugiura, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York, NY
2009
Chalk Horse, Sydney, Australia (solo)
2009
Pictures: Tracey Baran, Nikki S. Lee, Laurel Nakadate, Kunié Sugiura Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York, NY
2009
Supergirl!, Nexus/Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
2009
KunstFilm Biennale, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
2009
KunstFilm Biennale, KunstWerke, Berlin, Germany
2009
Invisible Adversaries, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, England
2009
Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2008
Laurel Nakadate, Pleasure Dome, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (solo)
2008
Stay the Same Never Change, Grand Arts, Kansas City, MO (solo)
2008
As Others See Us, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
2008
One Way or Another, Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, HI
2008
Weight of the World, Reed Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2008
The Way That We Rhyme: Women, Art & Politics, Yerba Buena, San Francisco
2007
Identity Thieves, Asia-Australia Arts Centre- Gallery 4A , Sydney, Australia
2007
Keeping up with the Joneses, Schroeder Romero Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Weather Report, Central Atlantic Modern Museum, Canary Islands, Spain
2007
50,000 Beds, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
2007
Laurel Nakadate, Chalk Horse, Sydney, Australia (solo)
2006
A Message to Pretty, Danziger Projects, New York, NY (solo)
2006
Trouble Ahead, Trouble Behind, Adamson Gallery, Washington, DC (solo)
2006
Heartbreaker, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY
2006
Reckless Behavior, Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2006
Tokyo National University of Fine Arts, Tokyo, Japan
2005
Love Hotel and Other Stories, Danziger Projects, New York, NY (solo)
2005
Dead of Winter, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
2005
Oh Boy, New Center for Contemporary Art, Louisville, KY
2005
I Was Only Acting, Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
2005
Nine Portraits, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2004
Get Off, Museum of Sex, New York
2004
Central Atlantic Modern Museum, Canary Islands, Spain (solo)
2003
Towards a Low-End Theory, Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis
2003
Fresh Blood, Center for Experimental Photography, Buffalo, NY
2003
25 Under 25, Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University, Chapel Hill, NC
2002
Enough About Me, Momenta, Brooklyn, NY
2002
Holiday Shopping, Wallspace Gallery, New York, NY
2002
We Are All Made of Stars, Daniel Silverstein Gallery, New York, NY (solo)