AMY LIN


EDUCATION:
Carnegie Mellon University, USA
 
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2016  

Dreamworlds 2.0, The Artist Project Art Fair, Toronto

2015  

Dreamworlds, Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, D.C.

Dreamscape, Nicole Longnecker Gallery, Houston, TX

2013  

Diffusion 2.0, 3331 Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Anomaly, Andre Zarre Gallery, New York City

Diffusion, Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, D.C.

2012  

Survival 2.0, Instinc Gallery, Singapore

2011  

Natural Selection, Heurich Gallery, Washington, D.C

2010  

Kinetics, Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC

2008  

Interaction, Art League Gallery, Alexandria, VA

2007  

Silence, Heineman Myers Contemporary Art, Bethesda, MD

2006  

Obsession, District of Columbia Arts Center (DCAC), Washington DC
Curated by Anne Collins Goodyear, Assistant Curator of Prints and Drawings, National Portrait Gallery

Alone, Community Gallery, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA

Survival, Louise Jones Brown Gallery, Duke University, Durham, NC

Affinity, Fisher Gallery, Rachel Schlesinger Concert Hall & Arts Center, Alexandria, VA,

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2016  

GEOMETRIX: Line, Form, Subversion,, curator’s office, Washington, D.C.

2015  

Gift and Go, Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, D.C.

2013  

Drawing Perspectives, Marlboro Gallery, Largo, MD

2012  

Wisdom Beyond Borders, Ngee Ann Cultural Centre, Singapore

1st Annual Spring Soirée, Hillyer Art Space, Washington, D.C.

2011  

Network, Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, D.C.

8th Annual Transformer Auction, Washington, D.C.

2010  

7th Annual Transformer Auction, Washington, D.C.

2010 Fine Art Gala, Katzen Arts Center, Washington, D.C.

On/Off the Grid, Irvine Contemporary, Washington, D.C.

2009  

Recent Acquisitions, Federal Reserve Board, Washington DC

2008  

Art Anonymous, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC

27th WPA Art Auction, Katzen Arts Center, Washington DC

Color Invitations, R Street Gallery, Washington DC

Whither Geometry, Radford University Art Museum, Radford, VA

2007  

Three Part Harmony: Definition, Delicacy and Detail in Drawing, curator’s office, Washington DC

Amy Lin and Jill Finsen, BlackRock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD

5th Annual Transformer Auction, Washington, D.C.

Generations of the Washington Color School Revisited, Luther Brady Art Gallery, Washington DC

2006  

Works of Art on Paper, Main Gallery, Long Beach Island Foundation, Loveladies, NJ

9th Annual International Art Competion, Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD

Scratching the Surface, Hillyer Art Space, Washington DC

No Fancy Title, Randall Scott Gallery, Washington, D.C.

2005  

Unlocked, Verizon Gallery, Annandale, VA

2005 Hoyt Mid-Atlantic Juried Art Exhibition, The Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle, PA

Will’s Creek Survey, Saville Gallery, Cumberland, MD

48th Annual National Juried Art Exhibition, Rocky Mount Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC

8th Annual National Prize Show, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge Arts Association, Cambridge, MA

Narrative, Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Gallery, Washington DC

7th Annual All Media Exhibition, Touchstone Gallery, Washington DC

In The Game, Bancroft Gallery, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA

Got Quirk?, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

2004  

Open Exhibition, Fairfax County Art Council, Verizon Gallery, Annandale, VA

2003  

Abstraction 2003, The Stage Gallery, Merrick, NY

Dimensions 2003, AAWS Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC

The 46th Chautauqua National Exhibition, Chautauqua Center for the Visual Arts, Chautauqua, NY

Watercolor Landscape Exhibit, Zwaanendael Gallery, Lewes, DE

Self Portraits, Maryland Federation of Art Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD

Islands in the Stream: Stream of Consciousness, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL

2002  

To the Nth Degree: Works On or Of Paper, Touchstone Gallery, Washington DC

AWARDS/GRANTS/RESIDENCIES:
2014   John Anson Kittredge Grant, Cambridge, MA
2013   3331 Arts Chiyoda Artist-In-Residence, Tokyo, Japan
2012   Instinc Gallery Artist-In-Residence, Singapore
2010   Strauss Fellowship Grant, The Arts Council of Fairfax County, Fairfax, VA
2006  

2nd Place, Sweet and Sour, Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Gallery, Washington, D.C.

Honorable Mention, A New Palette for the Workhouse, Reston, VA

Special Merit Award, Spotlight on the Arts, Fairfax, VA

2005  

Equal Award, All-Media Show, Art League Gallery, Alexandria, VA

2nd Place, 2005 Hoyt Mid-Atlantic Juried Art Exhibition, Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle, PA

Equal Merit Award, Grass Roots, Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Gallery, Washington, D.C.

Honorable Mention, Poetry in Motion, Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Gallery, Washington, D.C.

CATALOGS/ESSAYS:
2009   Recent Acquisitions, Catalog essay by Stephen Bennett Phillips, Federal Reserve Board, Washington, D.C.
2008  

7th WPA Art Auction, Catalog essay by Sarah Kennel, Associate Curator, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Whither Geometry, Catalog essay by Preston Thayer, Director, Radford University Art Museum, Radford, VA

2007  

Three Part Harmony: Definition, Delicacy and Detail in Drawing, curator's office, Washington, D.C.

Essay by curators Dr. Fred Ognibene and Andrea Pollan

Generations of the Washington Color School Revisited, Luther Brady Gallery, Washington, D.C.

Catalog essay by Lenore D. Miller, Curator, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

2006  

Obsession, District of Columbia Arts Center, Essay by Anne Collins Goodyear, Associate Curator of Prints and Drawings,

National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

BOOKS:

Campello, F. Lennox. 100 Artists of Washington, D.C., 2011

New American Paintings, 15th Anniversary Edition, 2009

New American Paintings, Mid-Atlantic Edition, 2007

COLLECTIONS:

Federal Reserve Board, Washington, D.C.

George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

TELEVISION:

Let’s Talk Live!, ABC, March 26, 2013

A Tribute to Working Women, ABC, June 16, 2010

Artist/Engineer Amy Lin, ABC, March 2010

Artworks This Week, Maryland Public TV, December 2008

White House Chronicle. March 10, 2006

REVIEWS/ARTICLES:

Pettifor, Steven. “Amy Lin at Addison Ripley Fine Art.” Asian Art News, July/August 2015

Jenkins, Mark. “Amy Lin – Dreamworlds.” The Washington Post, June 13, 2015

Mazar-Fox, Holly. “The Escape Artist.” DC Modern Luxury, May 2015

Allday, Frances. “Amy Lin Exhibition ‘Dreamscape’ at Nicole Longnecker Gallery.” Houston Inner Looper, March 2015

Anspon, Catherine. “Framed: Two Ladies Rule.” PaperCity Magazine, March 3, 2015

Fitch, Ken. “The Ascendant Journey of Amy Lin.” The Examiner, July 19, 2013

Jenkins, Mark. “Amy Lin - Diffusion.” The Washington Post, April 18, 2013

Phang, Yen. "Following the Line, Connecting the Dots." Artitute, April 3, 2012

Dunkins, Brittney. "Collect Call" DC Magazine, December 2011

Jenkins, Mark. "D.C. art galleries feature wonderful creative blends." The Washington Post, September 16, 2011

Capps, Kriston. "Eighteen Artists of Washington, D.C." Washington City Paper, December 29, 2010

Campello, F. Lennox. "Spring Brings Great New Art to the Nation's Capital." American Contemporary Art Magazine, April/May 2010

Dawson, Jessica. "A Sense of Direction in the Middle of Nowhere." The Washington Post, April 23, 2010

DiMargo, Carissa. "Imagine Swirled Peace, via Amy Lin's Art." NBC Around Town, March 26, 2010

Mellema, Kevin. "Kinetics: Amy Lin." Falls Church News-Press, March 24, 2010

Campello, F. Lennox. "Amy Lin at Addison Ripley." Daily Campello Art News, March 17, 2010

Klimek, Chris. "The Eye: Amy Lin." Examiner, April 5, 2009

Campello, F. Lennox. "Interaction." Old Town Crier, May 2008

Klimek, Chris. "Connecting dots between generations." Examiner, May 3, 2008

Mellema, Kevin. "Amy Lin: Interaction." Falls Church News-Press, April 16, 2008

Cavanaugh, Amy. "DCist Interview: Amy Lin." DCist, March 21, 2008

Rousseau, Claudia. "Finding her voice: Amy Lin's 'Silence'." Gazette, December 12, 2007

O'Sullivan, Michael. "Amy Lin's Growing Sphere of Influence." The Washington Post, November 29, 2007

O'Sullivan, Michael. "The Story Behind the Work." The Washington Post, November 29, 2007

Campello, F. Lennox. "Botero, Cleary, Lin." Old Town Crier, November, 2007

Dickey, Marilyn. "40 People Under 40 to Watch." Washingtonian, May 2007

Campello, F. Lennox. "Jenny Davis, Tim Tate, Amy Lin." Old Town Crier, April 27, 2007

Magner, Jim. "Obsession." The Hill Rag, January 2007

Kolakowski, Nick. "Perfect the Dots." Washington City Paper, December 29, 2006

"Dots and Loops." The Washington Post, December 15, 2006

Mellema, Kevin. "'Obsession' by Amy Lin at District of Columbia Art Center." Falls Church News-Press, December 14, 2006

Campello, F. Lennox. "Anne Collins Goodyear and Amy Lin." DC Art News, December 12, 2006

"Obsession." The Washington Post, December 10, 2006

Beizer, Julia. "Local Artists Bring the Funk to DCAC." The Washington Post, July 31, 2006

Goss, Heather. "Just the Beginning." DCist, July 13, 2006

O'Sullivan, Michael. "Amy Lin, Infusing Dots with Personality." The Washington Post, May 12, 2006

Mellema, Kevin. "Affinity." Falls Church News-Press, May 25-31, 2006

Tierney, Robin. "Feeling Dotty: Lyrical Sphericals." The Examiner, May 6-7, 2006

Mattingly, Diane. "Following the Dots To Works of Art." The Washington Post, May 4, 2006

Taylor, Juliet. "An 'Affinity' for Dots." The Fairfax County Times, May 4, 2006

Rice, Lea Mae. "Artist - Amy Lin." Mount Vernon Gazette, April 27, 2006

Campello, F. Lennox. "A Picture's Worth." Old Town Crier, January 2006