EDUCATION

Whitney Independent Study Program, Studio Division, 2007

Oberlin College, BA Studio Art & East Asian Studies, 1999

Doshisha University, Japanese Language Program Study Abroad, 1998

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2004

an army of lovers cannot fail, Artists Space, New York

i no we can reign here, La Centrale, Montreal

 

OTHER EXHIBITIONS & PUBLIC PROJECTS

2008

How did she find herself here? with Emma Hedditch, Serpentine Gallery, London

LTTR for WACK! exhibition at PS1, New York

Material Culture, Longwood Arts Center, New York

2007

documenta 12 magazines, Documenta, Kassel

Exile of the Imaginary, Generali Foundation, Vienna

Locally Localized Gravity, Philadelphia Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia

Ridykeulous’ At least it’s not abstract, The Kitchen, New York

Shared Women, LACE, Los Angeles

WHIP with Ulrike Müller, Acktualisierungsraum, Hamburg

Sex in the City, Dumbo Art Center, Brooklyn

Craft Up, YYZ, Toronto

The Activist Way, Cueto Projects, New York

Encore, Gallery 40000, Chicago

2006

Eat the Market, LACMA Lab with Sam Durant, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, LA

Welcome to Gayside, Eastern Edge, St Johns, Newfoundland an army of lovers cannot fail, Art Metropole, Toronto

When Artists Say We, Artists Space, New York

Flex Your Textiles, John Connelly Presents, New York

Hot Topic, Bard College Center for Curatorial Studies, New York

If a cat gives birth to kittens in an oven, Roebling Hall, Brooklyn

Ridykeulous, Participant Inc, New York

Flex Your Textiles, Brooklyn Failed Attempts, Needles & Pens, San Francisco

The Family Room, Cinders, Brooklyn HomoHome, Cinders, Brooklyn

2005

A wave of new rage thinking: LTTR in Residence at Printed Matter, New York

Ginger Brooks Takahashi, Sarah Cain, Sonja Ahlers, Open Space, Victoria BC

LTTR: Let’s Take The Role, The Kitchen, New York

Can I Get A Witness, Longwood Arts Center, New York

Anniversaire Hi-5 for projet MOBILIVRE-BOOKMOBILE project, La Centrale, Montreal

The Third Leg presents "Glorious Holes", Cinders, Brooklyn

LTMIXTR, Mix Festival, New York

The Muster, Public Art Fund, New York

Paper Politics, Seattle Print Arts, Seattle

Stitched: Craft/Design/Art, Broadcloth, Baltimore

2004

EXPLOSION LTTR/Practice More Failure, Art In General, New York

The Third Leg presents "In Art We Gay", La Centrale, Montreal

Publish or be Damned, Cubitt Gallery, London

Lesbians to the Rescue, New Image Art, Los Angeles

Art in General presents LTTR, The Armory, New York

The End Of The End Of The Line, Soap Factory, Minneapolis

Tit Pin Project, Art Metropole, Toronto

Experimental Media for Feminist Tresspass, Pilot Television, Chicago

projet MOBILIVRE BOOKMOBILE project, Philadelphia

2003

Listen Translate Translate Record, Andrew Kreps, New York

Lesbians to the Rescue, Bellwether, Brooklyn

Man, I Feel Like A Woman, Space 1026, Philadelphia

projet MOBILIVRE BOOKMOBILE project, Philadelphia

2002

Scratch off the serial: Space 1026, Institue of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia

some things are hard to look at, Rare, New York

Man, I Feel Like a Woman, Space 1026, Philadelphia

projet MOBILIVRE BOOKMOBILE project, Philadelphia

2001

Forearms of Steel, Print Center, Philadelphia

Small Town Bullies, CBGB's 313, NY NY

9 (from) 1026 = deece!, LUMP, Raleigh NC

projet MOBILIVRE BOOKMOBILE project, Philadelphia

2000

projet MOBILIVRE BOOKMOBILE project, Philadelphia

 

AWARDS

Smack Mellon Studio Residency, New York, 2008

NYU Visiting Scholar, LTTR for Queer Nightlife Symposium, New York, 2006

Lower East Side Printshop Keyholder Residency, New York, 2005

Emerging Artist Publication Award for LTTR #4, Printed Matter, New York, 2005

Artist Broadside for Safe Sex/AIDS Awareness, Visual AIDS, New York, 2005

projet-MOBILIVRE, Conseil des Arts et des Letters du Quebec, Montreal, 2004

projet MOBILIVRE, Inter-Arts Grant, Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa, 2003

projet MOBILIVRE, Inter-Arts Grant, Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa, 2002

 

PANELS AND CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

2006

Hot Topic, LTTR & Ridykeulous in conversation, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

LTTR at London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival, London

2005

Panel on Artist Collectives, Pratt University, Brooklyn

Tim Rollins/Kids of Survival, SWOON/Toyshop Collective, John Ahearn/Collab & Fashion

Moda, Yates McKee/16 Beaver

2004

ReGenerations: "Thirty-Something" Artists Talk About Their Work, Intersexions: Queer

Visual Culture at the Crossroads, NY NY, Angie Piehl, Anthony Goicolea, Jess Dobkin,

Kami Chisholm & Elizabeth Stark,Terry Berlier, Chair: Harmony Hammond

2003

Panel on queer art practice, Greene Naftali, NY NY, AA Bronson, John Connelly, Carrie

Moyer, Scott Hug, Edwin Ramoran, Moderator: José Muñoz

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Repetition and Difference, Art Forum Summer 2006 Julia Bryan-Wilson San Francisco Bay

Guardian February 8, 2006, Interview with Ginger Brooks Takahashi, Kimberly Chun

NYFA Current Online August 24, 2005 "Setting a Pace: Andrea Geyer & LTTR" Amoreen Armetta

Time Out New York August 18, 2005 "Recommended Reading" Emily Weiner

Village Voice March 16, 2005 "Cinders" Allan Frame

NY Times December 26, 2004 "The Missed Opportunities" Holland Cotter

Artforum December 2004 "on the ground" John Kelsey

Hour December 9, 2004 "Quilt of love: Stitching Community" Isa Tousignant

NY Times August 6 2004 "Explosion LTTR" Holland Cotter

NY Press June 27, 2003 "Transformed Vocabulary" Kate Crane

Venus Spring 2003 "Send Me a LTTR" Sara Marcus

Stylus January 2003

UTNE reader November 15, 2002 "Art on the Run" Chris Dodge

Village Voice Voice Choices July 9 2002

Tart "Outwardly Mobile" Summer 2002

Philadelphia Weekly "Space Creatures" May 22 2002

Los Angeles Times Summer 2002 "Whirl of the Words" Susan Carpenter

Bust Spring 2002 "Pump up the Volumes" Kat McAndrew

Bitch "The Bitch List" Spring 2002

Philadelphia Weekly August 2001

Philadelphia City Paper July 2001

Philadelphia Weekly February 2001

Metropolis magazine November 2001 "Bookin’ Down the Road" Jonathan Ringen

Tokion Magazine Winter 2000 " A Story for the Road: Bookmobile"

 

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