Anicka Yi


Anicka Yi lives and works in New York City. Recent institutional solo exhibitions of her work include the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Fridericianum, Kassel; Kunsthalle Basel; List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts; The Kitchen, New York; and The Cleveland Museum of Art. Her work has also been included in group exhibitions at the 2016 Okayama Art Summit, Japan; the National Museum for Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.; the 11th Gwangju Biennale; the 13th Fellbach Triennial, Germany; Fundação de Serralves, Portugal; Taipei Biennial 2014; 12th Biennale de Lyon; Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami; Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Basel; and Sculpture Center, New York, among other galleries and institutions. In 2011, she received The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award. In October she was awarded the 2016 Hugo Boss Prize and will present a solo exhibition at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York in April 2017. Yi’s work is included in several public collections including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Aïshti Foundation, Jal el Dib, Lebanon; the Dikeou Collection, Denver; the Cleveland Museum of Art; Fondation d’entreprise Galeries Lafayette, Paris; the Julia Stoscheck Collection, Düsseldorf; the Los Angeles Country Museum of Art; the Rubell Family Collection; and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Yi has screened her film, The Flavor Genome, at the International Film Festival of Rotterdam in 2017. She is represented by 47 Canal, New York.