Born in Ottawa, Canada Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY
MFA, Visual Arts, Columbia University
Institut de Création Artistique et de Recherche en Infographie, Montreal; digital animation
Akademie Vytvarnych Umeni v Praze, Prague; Interdisciplinary Arts with Milan Knizak (Fluxus)
Escuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas, Mexico City
BFA, Concordia University, Montreal
Here Like A Story Like A Picture And A Mirror, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
The Us and the It, Gallery Diet, Miami, FL
NADA Hudson, Basilica Hudson, NY
For The Partner, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
What is Found There, Gallery Diet, Miami, FL
Others, Virgil de Voldère Gallery, New York, NY
Les Métamorphoses, Galerie Clark, Montreal
Les Métamorphoses, Galerie Clark, Montreal
Some Confused Creatures, Luft Gallery, Toronto
Dragons et Dragonnes, La Centrale, Montreal
La caverne II, Bishops’ University Art Gallery, Lennoxville
La caverne, Articule, Montreal
Mambo, Le lieu, centre en art actuel, Quebec City
CARD, Lisagnano Castle, Pianello Val Tidone, Italy
Hearts Gymnastics, curated by Yevgeniy, Outpost Artists Resource, Ridgewood, NY
The Last Brucennial, 837 Washington Street, New York, NY
The Body Metonymic, curated by Dick Goody, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI
Hearts Gymnastics, curated by Yevgeniya Baras,Outpost Artists Resources,Ridgewood, NY
Building Materials, curated by James Hyde and Lucas Blalock, at Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT
Outside The Lines, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
Workspace Program Exhibition Part 1:Firelei Báez & Fabienne Lasserre , Dieu Donné, New York, NY
Come Together: Surviving Sandy, Industry City, Brooklyn, NY
Saber Desconocer, 43 Salon (inter) Nacional de Artistas, Museo de Antioquia, Museo de Art Moderno de Medellin, Edificio Antioquia,Medellin, Colombia
Summertime in Paris, Parisian Laundry, Montreal, Canada
Palm Reader, So What Space, Brooklyn NY
City of Seals, David Petersen Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (two person exhibition)
Three Points Determine a Circle, Woodstock Brydcliffe Guild, Woodstock, NY
Primary, Nudashank, Balitmore, MD
Pitch, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
Tops, Open Space, Long Island City, NY
Make Up On Empty Space, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York, NY
Cheat Chains and Telephone: Fabienne Lasserre, Elisa Lendvay, John Newman, B. Wurtz, Kansas Gallery, New York, NY
Leave it to Beavers, Gallery Diet, Miami, FL
La Triennale québécoise 2011, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal,Quebec
Becoming Something Found, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Come Through, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY
Fell In Beside (A Day Without Object), Philly Fringe, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Joel Dean, Fabienne Lasserre, Leslie Smith III, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Foreign Object, Regina Rex, Queens, NY
Weaving In and Out, No Longer Empty Projects, East Harlem, New York
Word-less, curated by Felicity Hogan, Elizabeth Arts Foundation, New York
All This and Not Ordinary, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York
Hace Tanto Que No Te Veo, Espacio Matacuna 100, Santiago, Chile
Redi-mix, curated by James Hyde, Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts, New York
Housebroken, Flux Factory, Long Island City, New York
In a Shadow Box, Crystal Ball Gallery, Berlin
3 obras, Museo Textil de Oaxaca, Mexico
Party at Chris’s House, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, New York
Structured Simplicity, Dumbo Art Center, New York
Trance, Chance, Dreams & The Unconscious, South First Gallery, New York, NY
Turn On, Slag Gallery, New York, NY
Arctic Book Club, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
Hair Follies, Fofa Gallery, Montreal
Paperworks, Michael Steinberg Fine Art, New York, NY
Once Upon a Time, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York
The Split Wall, Hilary Harnishfeger and Fabienne Lasserre, South First Gallery, New York, NY
The Grey House That Thinks Itself Into Your Head Without Asking, organized by Jessica Dickinson, Peter Fingesten Gallery, Pace University, New York
What’s so Funny About Peace, Love and Understanding?, Esso Gallery, New York, NY
Welcome to my World, curated by Matthew Day Jackson and Amy Davila, Alexandre Pollazzon Gallery, London
The Line of Time, the Plane of Now, Harris Lieberman Gallery, New York
L.I.C., NYC, (with Flux Factory), Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
Grizzly Project, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY
Emerging Artists Fellowship Exhibition, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
3rd Gongju International Art Festival: “The Original Nature of Human”, Limlip Art Muse, Korea
Art On Paper, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina
Possibly Being, Fabienne Lasserre, Will Villalongo, Larry Bamburg, Esso Gallery, New York, NY
The Studio Visit, Exit Art, New York, NY
Performa05- Performa Radio, curated by Anthony Huberman, NY
The Muster, a project by Allison Smith, in collaboration with Anna Craycroft,Governor’s Island, NY
Strange Animal, organized by Giovanni Jance and Andrea Zittel, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles
Free Radio HDTS, in collaboration with Christy Gast at High Desert Test Sites #4, Joshua Tree, California
Monster Tree, performance in collaboration with Christy Gast at High Desert Test Sites #2, Joshua Tree, CA
One Enemy vs. 25 Millions of Friends, Kunsthochschule Kassel, Kassel, Germany
XXX Testimonial, Mercer Union, Toronto
Projet Projo, MAI centre, Montreal
Prêts d’œuvres, Musée du Québec, Quebec City
L'état des Sexes, MAI centre, Montreal
Love-Horror, La Centrale, Montreal
Points, Lignes, Surfaces, 20 ans, Belgo building, # 516, Montreal
Artichaud, Maison de la Culture du Plateau Mt-Royal, Montreal
Art Ménager, Maison de la culture du Plateau Mt-Royal, Montreal
No Soy Fotografo, part of Foto Septiembre, Espacio Alternativo La Panaderìa, Mexico City
AWARDS AND GRANTS
Conseil des Arts du Québec, Creation/ Production Grants for professional artists
Canada Council for the Arts, Creation/Production Grants for professional Artists
Scholarship for the Perfecting of the Arts, Funds for Formation of Researchers and Aid to Research (Fonds pour la Formation de Chercheurs et l’Aide à la Recherche - F.C.A.R.)
Visiting Artists Series, University of Oregon, Department of Art, Eugene, OR
Visiting Artists Lecture & Writers, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
Essay N1, Karukinka, Tierra del Fuego, Chile
La Curtiduría, Oaxaca, Mexico
La Curtiduría, Oaxaca, Mexico
Special Editions Residency Program, Lower East Side Printshop, New York
Hurst, Howard. “Gutsy Artists: Outpost's Heart Gymnastics.” Hyperallergic, June 3, 2014.
Micchelli, Thomas. “Tough, Raw and Paradoxical: Fabienne Lasserre's New Sculpture.” Hyperallergic, November 16, 2013.
Johnson, Paddy. “There's No Place Like Kansas.” The L Magazine, February 2012.
Bock, Anja. ”The Work Ahead of Us : The Quebec Triennial.” Art Papers, Jan-Feb 2012.
Wiley, Chris. “Fabienne Lasserre." Critic's Pick, ArtForum.com, April 2011.
Hébert, Bernar, La triennale québecoise. Documentary, Claire Obscura productions, 2011.
Fisher, Matt. “Either/And: Fabienne Lasserre's Convivial Creatures." Artlog.com Magazine, April 22, 2011.
O'Neill-Butler, Lauren. “Come Through.” Critic's Pick, ArtForum.com, September 2010.
triennale Levy, Michelle. “Uncertainty Sets the Stage.” ArtSlantNY, September 19, 2010.
Thelander, Emmy. “Report from Brooklyn: Regina Rex Gallery.” theartblog.org, August 2010.
Truax, Stephen. “The Curatorial Knife: Artist Collective Regina Rex.” BushwickBK.com, July 20th 2010.
Suarez De Jesus, Carlos. “Start a Diet.” Miami New Times, July 2010.
Tripp, Benjamin. “Structured Simplicity.” Brooklyn Rail.org, September 2009.
Wilson, Michael. “Structured Simplicity.” Critic's Pick, ArtForum.com, July 2009.
"5th Annual New Prints Review.” Art on Paper, vol.13, no. 2, November/December 2008.
Zeeger, Brian. “The Split Wall.” Time Out New York, October 16-22, 2008.
Giraudi, Brigitte. “Fabienne Lasserre.” Ing Magazine #27, Summer 2008.
Saltz, Jerry. “Yurts and Stalagmites.” Village Voice, October 11-18, 2006.
Fry, Naomi. “EAF06: 2006 Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition.” Critic's Pick, ArtForum.com, September 2006.
Cohen, David. “On Sculpture Today.” The New York Sun, September 14, 2006.
Gelber, Eric. “A Shoreline Space for Sculpture.” The New York Sun, January 23, 2006.
White, Roger. “Possibly Being.” Brooklyn Rail, April 2006.
Zimmermann Brendel, Maria. “Fabienne Lasserre's installation La Caverne: An Aesthetics of Confrontation.” in One World, Five Universes. Bishop's University Art Gallery, 2002, Lennoxville, p.36-42
Lord, Véronique. “Dragons et Dragonnes.” in Pink Link ou la Proposition Rose. La Centrale/Powerhouse in collaboration with Les éditions du Remue-ménage, 2001, Montreal, p.30-31
Chester, Annie-Lou. “ Fabienne Lasserre, La caverne.” in Articule 20, 2000, Montreal, p. 9.
Gordon, Russell T. “Fabienne Lasserre, La caverne.” Articule, 1999.
Mavrikakis, Nicolas. "Contes pour adultes.” Voir, June 15 to 21, 2000.
Mc Leod, Dayn. “Puff and Magic Dragons.” Hour, June 8 to 14, 2000.
Cloutier, Anne-Marie. “Religion cathodique.” Elle Québec, no.130, June 2000, p.32.
Crevier, Lyne. "Coquin atout.” Ici, May 25 to June 1st, 2000.
Paiement, Geneviève. “Dragon Lady.” Mirror, May 11 to 18, 2000.
"Le lendemain de la veille.” Interview, CKUT, May 25, 2000.
Mavrikakis, Nicolas. “Frissons garantis.” Voir, November 18 to 24, 1999.
Couëlle, Jennifer. “La télé a un temple.” La Presse, November 18, 1999.
Mavrikakis, Nicolas. “Le corps révolté.” Voir, May 6 to 13, 1999.
Côté, Pierre. “Les choix de Sophie.” Documentary. Télé-Québec, December 9, 1999.
Martineau, Richard. “Les Francs-tireurs.” Télé-Québec, December 8, 1999.
Saint-Hilaire, Jean-Claude. “De la vulve et du sacré.” Art Actuel, no.74, fall 1999, p. 66-67.
"Le lendemain de la veille.” interview, CKUT, November 11, 1999.
Points, Lines, Surfaces: 20 Years. Concordia University, 1998..
Marchand, Keith. “Quartered and Drawn.” Mirror, October 8 to 15, 1998.