JO-EY TANG
Artist, curator, art writer
b. Hong Kong. American. lives and works in Paris.

EDUCATION

2009-2011 MFA, Studio Art, New York University Steinhardt School, US
1998-2001 BFA, Interdisciplinary Major, San Francisco Art Institute, US

CURATORIAL
2014-2015 Curator, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR

2013-present
The plates of the present, co-organized with Thomas Fougeirol, DUST, Ivry-sur-Seine, FR

2016
More More Than Than Lovers Lovers,, More More Than Than Friends Friends, in collaboration with Rupert, Ozo Kino Sale, Vilnius, LT
More Than Lovers, More Than Friends, FUTURA Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, CZ

2015
doc, DOC, Paris, curated by Hering (with Daiga Grantina)
Decoy of New Showers, Nancy Brooks Brody + David Nelson, Galerie Joseph Tang, FR
TANTRUM, De Geest, Brussels, BE
Inside China - L'Intérieur du Géant, for Palais de Tokyo, chi K11 Art Museum, Shanghai, CN
Inside China - L'Intérieur du Géant, for Palais de Tokyo, K11 Art Foundation Pop-up Space, Hong Kong, CN

2014
Scratching at the Void, Rochelle Goldberg, Ring the Clock
Inside China - L'Intérieur du Géant, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR
Intervention Bâtiment: Chan Aye: Aurore, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR
Vitrine sur l'art: Palais de Tokyo + Zhao Yao, Galeries Lafayette, Paris, FR (in partnership with Fondation Pierre Bergé - Yves Saint Laurent and K11 Art Foundation)

2013 Forming the Loss in Darkness, Praz-Delavallade, Paris, part of Nouvelles Vagues, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR (cat.)

2012 Addition to the Preceding, The Notary Public, Madrid, ES
I Second That Emotion, TAON, Ivry-Sur-Seine, Paris

2011 Leverage, The Notary Public, New York, and Workspace, Los Angeles
Hakka, The Notary Public, New York
The Potential of Twist Ties Remains Elusive, Paper Monument web project, papermonument.com

2010 Windblown Jackie Anniversary Central Park Stroll, with reading by Wayne Koestenbaum, The Notary Public and Central Park, New York
S(l)umm(er)ing on Madison Avenue, The Notary Public, New York

2009-2014 Arts Editor, n+1 magazine

SOLO and TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017
Arrow Factory, Beijing, CN (upcoming)
Interim, Oakland, US (upcoming)
Like An Intruder, The Speaker Removes His Cap, Walking In The Air With His Hands On The Ground, Breathing Without Returns, Komplot, Brussels, BE (upcoming)
Bullet through Glass, with Thomas Fougeirol (+Harold Edgerton), Lyles & King, New York, US
The Armory Show, Armory Presents (w/ Carlos Reyes), New York, US, presented by Galerie Joseph Tang, Paris

2016
Black door code 31A5 à gauche puis 2ème étage tout droit à gauche (Two-person exhibition with Carlos Reyes), Galerie Joseph Tang, Paris, FR
Like An Intruder, The Speaker Removes His Cap, Walking In The Air With His Hands To The Ground, curated by Barbara Sirieix, PORCINO, Chert, Berlin, DE

2015
Artissima, solo presentation, Turin, IT, presented by Galerie Joseph Tang, Paris, FR
Patch, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris, FR (two-person with Shanta Rao)
Pant Hotel, Taylor Macklin Zurich @ Hershey Beach, Galveston, Texas, US
Hot Water Cold Shoulder, Galerie Joseph Tang, Paris, FR

2014
Like An Intruder, The Speaker Removes His Cap, Galerie Joseph Tang, Paris, FR

2012
Jo-ey Tang, Galerie Joseph Tang, Paris, FR
Art Brussels First Call, BE, presented by Exile, Berlin (two-person with Stuart Brisley)

2011
Like An Intruder, Exile, Berlin, DE

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017
We Dance In A Ring and Suppose, organized by Sergio Verastegui and Yasmina Hatem, MORE Projects, St-Ouen, FR (upcoming)
INTOTO 3, organized by Thomas Fougeirol and Julien Sirjacq, Le Molière, Paris, FR (upcoming)

2016
Sterling Music Room, Brooklyn, US
Roll on, Roll on Phenomena, (until you are no more), curated by Eloise Sweetman, Jan Van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, NL
Oeil de lynx et tête de bois, group show curated with Emilie Renard and Barbara Sirieix, Occidental Temporary, Villejuif, FR
De leur temps (5), Le temps de l'audace et de l'engagement, IAC - Institut d'art contemporain, Villeurbanne / Rhône-Alpes, FR
INTOTO 2, organized by Thomas Fougeirol and Julien Sirjacq, Paris, FR
INTOTO, organized by Thomas Fougeirol and Julien Sirjacq, Galerie Joseph Tang, Paris, FR
Turpentine IV, Galerie Samy Abraham, Paris, FR

2015
The Humane Society, The Loon, Toronto, CA
Yes to All, TREIZE, Paris, FR
An Argument for Difference, curated by Yin Ho and Shama Khanna, TSA NY, New York, US
Collecting Artist, Galerie Joseph Tang, Paris
Bargenale, a project by Michèle Lamy, Venice, IT
Let Me Know....by RO/LU, Intangibles, The Walker Art Center shop, Minneapolis, US
FAKE, Exile, Berlin, DE

2014
Les Pierres Se Battent Entre Elles, organized by Allison Somers & Emmanuelle Day, Motor cross park, Auvers-Saint-Georges, FR
Pyramid Scheme, organized by Tribble & Mancenido and Nat Ward, 204 25th Street Brooklyn, US
The Momentum of Beauty, Soil, Seattle, US

2013
When to Lead and When to Follow, curated by Angelika Stepken, CARico MAssimo, Livorno, IT
L.I.I.T, curated by Carlos Reyes, Eli Ping Gallery, New York, US
Forming the Loss in Darkness, Galerie Praz-Delavallade, Paris, part of Nouvelles Vaguesseason by Palais de Tokyo, Paris, Fr (cat.)

2012
My safe reduction to form, Exile, Berlin, DE
Two Coffees, Two Brandies, curated by Carlos Reyes, Denniston Hill, Woodridge, New York, US
RO/LU Open Field Residency: When Does Something Become Something Else? The Apparent is the Bridge to the Real, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, US
Slow Numbers, Show Room, New York, US
The Untouchables, Saamlung, Hong Kong, CN
New Year's Resolution, Galerie Desaga, Cologne, DE

2011
Trout Spots, curated by Carlos Reyes, Denniston Hill, Woodridge, New York, US
Perfectly Damaged, organized by Isaac Lyles, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, US
Two Fold, curated by Colleen Asper and Ethan Greenbaum, The Suburban, Oak Park, US
Saint Lawrence Ice, curated by Ben Schumacher, Wolfe Island, Ontario, CA
MFA Thesis Exhibition, 80WSE Gallery, New York University, New York, US

2010
UCLA New Wight Biennial: Another Romance, curated by Laeh Glenn, Sanya Kantarovsky, and Rebecca Kolsrud, New Wight Gallery, UCLA, Los Angeles, US (cat.)
Parts & Labor, Soloway, Brooklyn, US
One and Three Quarters of An Inch, curated by Peter Clough, St. Cecilia’s Parish, Brooklyn, US
S(l)umm(er)ing on Madison Avenue, The Notary Public, New York, NY
I Like to Relate…But Not to Everyone, 50 White, New York, NY

FELLOWSHIPS/RESIDENCIES

2016-2019 3e Cycle, Villa Arson, Nice, FR
2015 Denniston Hill, Woodridge, NY, US
Rupert, Vilnius, LT
2013 SoART Artist Residency, Millstättersee, AT
2012-13 Cité International des Arts, Paris, FR
2011-2012 Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne / New York University fellowship, Paris, FR
2011 Edward F. Albee Foundation fellowship/residency, Montauk, New York, US

BOOKS
2012 The Manual, published by Morava
2011 Le Précipice, published by Je Suis Une Bande De Jeunes

WRITING

LEAP, Tyler Coburn special project on his work "Ergonomic Futures", May 2017

Artforum.com 500 Words, Heide Hinrichs on her work in the Kathmandu Triennale, Mar 2017

LEAP Special Art Basel Hong Kong Issue, "Art Tao Bao Hong Kong 2017", Mar 2017

Artforum.com 500 Words, Jean-Luc Moulène on his retrospective at Centre Pompidou, Paris, Nov 2016

Artforum.com Critics' Pick, on Rodrigo Hernández, I Am Nothing, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Nov 2016

LEAP Issue 41, Thu Van Tran's Raw Material, Oct 2016

Artforum.com Critics' Pick, on ">Dorian Gaudin,, Second Offense, Galerie PACT, Paris, Sept 2016

Flash Art Sept/Oct 2016, review on Marie Angeletti, Galerie Édouard Montassut, Paris

Artforum.com 500 Words, Josephine Halvorson, Measures, Storm King Art Center, Aug 2016

Artforum.com Critics' Pick, on Jacopo Miliani, Burning Desire, La Plage, Paris, Aug 2016

Special project on Daiga Grantina, LEAP Magazine, May/June 2016 issue

Flash Art, Samara Golden, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, May 17, 2016

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, Emmanuel Lagarrige, Éditions Dilecta, Paris, March 2016

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, on Quintessa Matranga & Rafael Delacruz, Et Al., San Francisco, US

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, on Carissa Rodriguez, CCA Wattis Institute, San Francisco, US

Carlos Reyes's solo exhibition, , publication text, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, US

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, on Pratchaya Phinthong, gb agency, Paris, FR

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, on "La référence d’objet n’est pas définie à une instance d’un objet", Galerie Éduoard-Manet, École municipale des Beaux-arts, Gennevilliers, FR

Catalog text, Li Gang's solo exhibition "Salt Road", Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing, 2014

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, on Emmanuelle Lainé, c-o-m-p-o-s-i-t-e, Brussels, BE

Carlos Reyes's solo exhibition, "Day Rate Same as Night Rate", exhibition text, Galerie Torri, Paris, 2014

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, on Elaine Cameron-Weir, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, BE

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, on Yu Bogong and Hua Weihua, Action Space, Beijing, CN

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, on Valerie Snobeck, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels, BE

Thomas Fougeirol's solo exhibition, “Please face your back to the door when you exit.
Thank you for coming.", exhibition text, Galerie Praz-Delavallade, Paris 2013

Artforum.com Critics' Picks, on Robin Cameron, Lefebvre et Fils, FR

On "Enacting Populism In Its Mediæscape", Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, for This is Tomorrow

On "The Feeling of Things", Le Plateau, Paris, for This Is Tomorrow

On "Jutta Koether", Campoli Presti, Paris, for This Is Tomorrow

PUBLICATIONS and ONLINE
2015
DUST: The plates of the present, ed. Sonel Breslav, Blonde Art Books / Secretary Press

2012
Silencers (1-6), part of Ashley Rawlings' White Zinfandel Documents Residency, Kunstverein NY
Messy Sky, no.1, ed. Chitti Kasemkitvatana and Pratchaya Phinthong
Draw It with Your Eyes Closed: the Art of the Art Assignment, published by Paper Monument
Linear Manual, publication by Martin Kohout and Rasmus Svensson

2010
Bruit de fond / Background Noise, publication by Je Suis Une Bande Des Jeunes

2008
The Beginnings, Why+Wherefore, curated by Summer Guthery, Lumi Tan and Nicholas Weist, whyandwherefore.com

2007
Artist’s Project, The Highlights, Sept 07 edition, curated by Lumi Tan

SELECTED PRESS

2017
Henrich, Will, The New York Times, on "Bullet Through Glass", Lyles & King, NY, April 13, 2017

2016
Sutton, Kate, Critics' Picks, Artforum.com, on "Black door code 31A5 à gauche puis 2ème étage tout droit à gauche", Galerie Joseph Tang, Paris, Nov 2016

Luquet-Gad, Guide de survie pour affronter la fiac, i-D, Oct 2016

2015
Moliterni, Rocco, La Stampa, L' arte di domani balla con maradona, Nov 6 edition
Taylor, Phil, Artforum.com Critics' Picks on "Patch - Shanta Rao & Jo-ey Tang"

2013
Blanchard, Benoît, Forming the Loss in Darkness at Praz-Delavallade, Oeuvres Revues
Berceliot Courtin, Arlène, Forming the Loss in Darkness at Praz-Delavallade, Slash Magazine
Soulez, Juliette, Jeunes Curateurs 11, Blouin Artinfo France

2012
Goings On About Town, The New Yorker, July 2, 2012
Portfolio, Fairy Tale Magazine, "The New Style", published by Vier5

2011
100 Artists to Watch, Modern Painters, Dec 2011/Jan 2012
Olson, Matt, The Tangible Delivering the Intangible, Culturehall, Feature Issue 63

2010
Carlin, T.J, Young Curators To Watch, Time Out New York, Sept 30-Oct 6, 2010

OTHER PROFESSIONAL / TEACHING
Jury, Poppositions, Brussels, with Kasper Bosmans, Elise Lammer, Niekolaas Johannes Lekkerkerk
Visiting lecture, Master Arts Program, Université de Lille III, France, Feb 2017
Producer, Kadiviews (series of artist video interviews), Kadist Art Foundation, Paris
Artists: Barbara Bloom, Pratchaya Phinthong, Gabriel Kuri, R.H. Quaytman, Maaike Schoorel, 2012-2016
Visiting lecture, New York University Berlin, Feb 2015
Visiting critic, New York University Steinhardt School, Masters of Fine Arts Dept, Dec 2013
Visiting critic, Yale University School of Art, Masters of Fine Arts Painting Dept, Sept 2013