Timeline

1977
born, Milwaukee, WI
2000
BFA, The University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
2003
MFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
2005
Art Production Fund Giverny Residency Program, Giverny, France
2011
The FLAG Art Foundation Summer Hamptons Art Residency Program, Long Island, New York
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Exhibitions

2011
David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2011
Galleria Il Capricorno, Venice, Italy (solo)
2011
Everything You Can Imagine Is Real..., Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
2011
A Painting Show, Harris Lieberman, New York, NY
2010–2011
PPP, Public Private Paintings, Mu.ZEE, Ostend, Belgium
2010
Psycho Painting, Carlson/Massimo De Carlo Gallery, London, UK
2010
Triumphant Carrot: The Persistence of Still Life, Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2010
2010 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
2010
Kathryn Andrews, Heather Cook, Lesley Vance, Lisa Williamson, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2009
Rich Aldrich, Zak Prekop, Lesley Vance, Björkholmen Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
2009
Sam Moyer & Lesley Vance & Stan VanDerBeek, The Front Room,
2009
Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
2009
The Longest Train I Ever Saw, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY
2008
Delusionarium 4, Bonelli Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
2008
Imaginary Thing, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
2008
Lesley Vanc e and Ricky Swallow, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL (solo)
2008
Wall Work, Stevenson Blanche Devereaux Gallery, Valencia, CA
2007
Finer Days, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2007
Painted Objects, Harris Lieberman, New York, NY
2007
ab.strac.tion, curated by Nancy Meyer, Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006
Among the Ash Heaps and Millionaires, Ancient and Modern, London, England
2006
Lesley Vanc e and Violet Hopkins: Against The Sky, Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London, England (solo)
2005
The Palm O ver My Blonde, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2004
bowievanva len, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
2004
Drawn Out, Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
2004
Kids of the Blackhole, Stalke Galleri, Copenhagen, Denmark
2004
Kiss On the Brow, Hayworth Gallery. Los Angeles, CA
2004
Summer Drawings (and some are not...), Mixture Contemporary Art, Houston, TX
2004
Mind Over Manner, Grimm Rosenfeld Gallery, Munich, Germany
2004
Tapestry From An Asteroid, Golinko Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2003
The New Romantics, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, NY
2003
Inaugural E xhibition, Golinko Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2003
Frieze Art Fair, Greene Naftali Gallery Booth, London, England
2003
Making: WEEDS, LACMA Lab, Boone Gallery, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
2003
Yesterday there was a disaster, today is ok, Stevenson Blanche Devereaux Gallery, Valencia, CA
2000
Wendyʼs Wonderland, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Madison, WI
2000
Painterrific!, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI
2000
Sparkleplenty, Commonwealth Gallery, Madison, WI
2000
Little Pictures, Commonwealth Gallery, Madison, WI