Kay Rosen

(American, b. 1949)

caravan by kay rosen

Kay Rosen

Caravan, 2002

instinct by kay rosen

Kay Rosen

Instinct, 2007

structures (grid) by kay rosen

Kay Rosen

Structures (grid), 2013



Born in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
Lives in Gary, Indiana
Teaches at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago


2008 - 2009
Kay Rosen, Yvon Lambert Gallery, Paris, France
Kay Rosen, Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York
Kay Rosen, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
In the Beginning: Artists Respond to Genesis, Contemporary Jewish Museum, Inaugural Exhibition, San Francisco, USA
Always There, Max Hetzler Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Prospect .1 New Orleans, an international biennial curated by Dan Cameron
Kay Rosen: Editions and Multiples, Helga Maria Klosterfelde Edition, Berlin, Germany
numerica, Palazzo delle Papesse - Centro Arte Contemporanea, Siena, Italy
Touch-Down, Galerie Freidrich, Basel, Switzerland
Go Between, curated by Dan Devening, Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago, USA


HELLO AGAIN, commission, Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies, Chicago
BLUE MONDAY, Web Page Project, Bronx Museum of Art
ARTUS, "The Center is a Concept," Issue 5/6, pp. 32-35, January-February
NEVER ODD OR EVEN, a permanent installation for the Indianapolis Museum of Art
"[SIC]", cover + 12-page portfolio
2001 - 2002
BLACK BOOK MAGAZINE, "Fact Annihilates Fantasy," pp. 66-67, New York, NY
BIENNIAL VOICES, Whitney Museum of American Art, 2000 Biennial, Audio CD (Kay Rosen, "Banner Yet Wave," track 6)
PUBLIC + ARTISTS PROGRAM, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, (CD Audiotour written and produced by artist for "Kay Rosen: Lifeli[k]e"
CHICAGO REVIEW (front and back covers), University of Chicago, Vol. 44, No.2
LANDFALL (Journal of Arts and Letters, University of Otago Press, Dunedin, New Zealand), Issue 207