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9 October 2015

HUI-MIN TSEN     www.huimintsen.com

Selected Exhibitions:

2016

New Age Now, Green Lantern Press, Chicago, IL

Home Meant Improv/Uncertainty Makes a Great Show, Compound Yellow, Chicago, IL

Home Viewing #3: JGV/WAR, Chicago, IL

Rules, Tools, and Fools, Spudnik Press, Chicago, IL

This Room is a Work Made up of People, Art Institute of Chicago Education Dept., Chicago, IL

Home Viewing #2: The Pallas’, Chicago, IL

Home Viewing # 1: The Aguilar’s, Chicago, IL

2015

The Dissemination of Blind Light, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL

Citizen Cartographic, President’s Gallery Harold Washington College, Chicago, IL

Halfway to Equilibrium, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL

2014

Isolated Fictions, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

Public Expeditions: Artist is Present, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL

The Placemakers, Version Festival 14, Chicago, IL

2013

FLAT #14, Floor Length and Tux, Chicago, IL

Re-modelling Home, Home Gallery, Chicago, IL

2012

Triangulations, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL

Strategies for Preservation, Southside Hub of Production, Chicago, IL

Home Knowledge Spectacular, North Branch Projects, Chicago, IL

2011

US, Ben Russell Gallery, Chicago, IL

Hecho en Casa/Home Made, Cobalt Art Studio, Chicago, IL

The Sculpture Garden, MDW Fair, Chicago, IL (curated by Eric May)

Lightworks Film and New Media Festival, Grimsby Institute, Grimsby Minster, UK

2010

The Space Between, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece

Bambuddhaed!, portage ARTspace, Chicago

Spatial City: An Architecture of Idealism, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

Push the Envelope, Artists in Dialogue: Chicago, Thessaloniki, Athens, Dynamo Project Space, Thessaloniki, Greece/ Spoke Gallery, Chicago, IL

Territories, Zhou B Center, Chicago, IL

Public Culture Lecture Series, InCUBATE, Chicago, IL

2009

Select Media Festival, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL

On the Trail of a Disorderly Future, solo performance by invitation of Lumpen, Chicago, IL
Immodest Proposals, Version Festival 09, Chicago, IL

2008

The Election Show, Illinois State Galleries, Normal, IL

Homeland, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Clothesline, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

Excerpts from the Mt. Baldy Expedition’s Collection of Natural Philosophy in Chicagoland, (part of [Exchange] a project by Philip von Zweck), NEXT Fair, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

2007

Thinking the Multiple, Jerome Liebling Center for Film, Photography, and Video, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

Urban Research, Director’s Lounge, Berlin, Germany

2006

Marginal Travel, Mess Hall, Chicago, IL (organized by Mike Wolf)

The Mt. Baldy Expedition Nautical Knot Workshop, VONZWECK, Chicago, IL

Temporary Allegiance, , Gallery 400, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL

2005 

John Cage’s Musicircus, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

Faculty Exhibition, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL

MFA Thesis Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2004  

The Mt. Baldy Expedition Announcement Lecture, Dogmatic Gallery, Chicago, IL

MFA Thesis Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Readings and Radio Projects:

2013

Trifecta, The (New) Corpse Space/Green Lantern Gallery, Chicago, IL

2012

AWP Off-Site Readings, Green Lantern Press and Make Magazine, Chicago, IL

2008

Readings from the Mt. Baldy Expedition, Neighborhood Public Radio’s American Life, Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (participant)

2007

The Mt. Baldy Expedition’s Quest for Planking: A Report on Douglas-fir, Jequitiba and Meranti Plywood, WLUW (radio piece on the program Something Else), Chicago, IL Education:

Curatorial Projects:

2016 Home Viewing, A Traveling Exhibition for Temporary Collectors, multiple venues

2009 The Seeking Art Bargain Basement, Version Festival (reprised at Co-Prosperity Sphere), Chicago, IL

Publications:

2016 A New Catalog, Spudnik Press (curated by Jaclyn Jacunski and Jaxon Pallas) (Chicago, IL)

2013 The Pedway of Today, Green Lantern Press (Chicago, IL) – Solo publication

2012 Primer #01, Stockyard Institute (Chicago, IL)

Was Being Moved?, by Ye Mimi (Taipei, Taiwan)

2011 Spatial City (exhibition catalogue), Hyde Park Art Center (Chicago, IL)

2010 On the Trail of a Disorderly Future, Proximity Magazine (Chicago, IL)

2008 Where I Should and Shouldn’t Go, Drain Magazine’s Pscyhogeography Issue (Atlanta, GA)

2008 Artist’s Story, Chicago Artist’s Resource (Chicago, IL)

2008 Excerpt’s from the Mt. Baldy Expedition’s Collection of Natural Philosophy in Chicagoland, [Exchange] Volume 2, (artist’s book curated by Philip von Zweck)

2007 A Field Guide to North American Families, online edition (Brooklyn, NY)

2005 A Place in the Story, Entelechy International Journal (Henniker, NH)

2005 The Mt. Baldy Expedition: Conversations with Our Parents on the Topics of Exploration, Play, Learning and Risk, InterReview Magazine (Los Angeles, CA)

2004-2008 The Mt. Baldy Expedition: The Push Forward Chronicles, mtbaldyexpedition.blogs.com

2004 Archive Essay: The Mt. Baldy Expedition Announcement Lecture Script, InterReview Magazine

Bibliography:

Chris Reeves, “Not Another Exhibition Catalog,” NewCity, 8/16

Lori Waxman, “Hyde Park Art Center celebrates 75,” Chicago Tribune, 11/14

Jason Foumberg, “Four Curiosities of Chicago’s Pedway,” Chicago Magazine, 6/14

Christopher Borrelli, “Chicago Pedway: City’s bright, hope-filled underbelly,” Chicago Tribune, 02/14

Aimee Levitt, “The Pedway of Today explores an imaginary city,” Chicago Reader, 12/13

Celia Bever, “Tracing Lines,” Chicago Weekly (Chicago, IL), 12/12

Caroline Picard, “The Idea of Elsewhere: An Interview with Hui-min Tsen,” Bad at Sports (Chicago, IL), 07/11

Jason Foumberg, “The Top 5 of Everything 2010: Top 5 Public Art Projects,” NewCity (Chicago, IL), 12/10

Margaret Hicks, “The Pedway in a Whole New Light,” The Local Tourist (Chicago, IL), 07/10

Mia Ruyter, “Spatial City at the Hyde Park Art Center,” Chicago Now (Chicago, IL), 06/10

Niels Post, “End of the Year List, Favorite Artwork,” Trendbeheer (Rotterdam, Netherlands), 12/09

John Dugan, “Five Things to Do Today: December 18th,” The TOC Blog, TimeOut Chicago (Chicago, IL), 12/09

Stephen Gossett, “The Seeking Art Bargain Basement,” Flavorpill (Chicago, IL), 12/09

Katherine Koster. “The Art Community of the Future,” Chicago Weekly (Chicago, IL), 11/09

Ed Marszewski, “On the Trail of a Disorderly Future Q and A,” Lumpen (Chicago, IL), 6/09

Jordan Tate, “Work from Western Plural,” I Like This Art Contemporary Art Blog, 5/09

Niels Post, “On the Trail of a Disorderly Future (A Tour),” Trendbeheer (Rotterdam, Netherlands), 05/09

Eileen Jeng, “Ship Building as Art Process,” F-News (Chicago, IL), 04/07

Pat Daily, “The List,” The Chicago Reader (Chicago, IL), 02/07

Michael Workman, “Tip of the Week,” NewCity (Chicago, IL), 07/04

Awards and Residencies:

Hatch Residency, Chicago Artists Coalition, 2014-2015

City of Chicago, Dept. Of Cultural Affairs, Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, 2012

The Pedestrian Project, Artist-in-Residence, Harold Washington College, 2011

City of Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs, Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, 2009

City of Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs, Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, 2007

Wasserman Grant, 1998

Lectures, Panels, and Visiting Artist Appearances:

Fall 2016 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (Contemporary Practices)

Winter 2016 Associated College of the Midwest, Chicago, IL (artist’s talk and performance)

Summer 2014 Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL (symposium and panel member)

Winter 2014 St. Louis Community College, St. Louis, IL (artist’s talk)

Winter 2012 The Parlor, Chicago, IL (Slide lecture and reading)

Summer 2011 Azimuth Projects, Chicago, IL (Slide lecture and reading)

Spring 2011 Harold Washington College, Chicago, IL  (art department, artist’s presentation)

Fall 2009 Trinity College, Palos Heights, IL (Art department, artist’s performance and discussion)

Spring 2008 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (sculpture department, artist’s talk)

Winter 2008 Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL (TalkingPoint; artist’s lecture and workshop)

Fall 2006 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (sculpture department, artist’s presentation)

Summer 2005 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (photography department, visiting critique)

Fall 2004 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (photography department, artist’s talk)

Education:

2005 MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

1999 BFA in photography, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University