Born in New York, NY 

Lives and works in New York





The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR 

Art for Peace Collection, Fischer Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Tel Aviv, Israel

Atlantic Richfield Company, Dallas, TX

Best Products, Richmond, VA

Chermayeff and Geismar Associates, New York, NY

Estee Lauder, Inc., New York

Gap, Inc., Flagship Store, Oahu, Hawaii

Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton,  NY

Heckscher Museum, Huntington, NY

Jacobs, Visconsi & Jacobs, Cleveland, OH

Lifetime TV, New York

Marion Corporation, Mobile, AL

Mobil Oil Corporation, New York

Modern Art Museum, Toyama, Japan

Ohara Museum of Art, Kurashiki, Japan

The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY

The Sezon Museum of Modern Art, Karuizawa, Japan

The Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation Collection, Richmond, VA

Seattle First National Bank, Seattle, WA

Security Pacific National Bank, Los Angeles, CA

Vassar College Art Gallery Collection, Poughkeepsie, NY

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA

Virlaine Foundation, New Orleans, LA

Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

Werner Kramarsky Collection, New York

Westfield State College Art Gallery Collection, Westfield, MA

The William Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, CT





2004   Nabi Gallery, New York, NY (catalogue)

2003   DoubleVision Gallery, Los Angeles, CA  (catalogue)

2002   Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ  (brochure)

2001   Lin & Keng Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan (catalogue)

1997   Lin & Keng Gallery (catalogue)

1996   Art Projects International, New York  (catalogue)

1995   Lin & Keng Gallery (catalogue)

1994   Art Projects International  (catalogue)

1993   Benton Gallery, Southampton, NY

Lung Men Art Gallery, Taipei  (catalogue)

1992   Benton Gallery

           Amelia A. Wallace Gallery,

           State University of New York, Old Westbury, NY

1991   New Arts Program, Kutztown, PA

1990   The William Benton Museum of Art,

The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT  (catalogue)


Franz Bader Gallery, Washington DC  (brochure)

1987   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York

1985   O.K. Harris Works of Art

Nantenshi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan  (brochure)

1983   O.K. Harris Works of Art

1982   Asher/Faure Gallery, Los Angeles

1980   Asher/Faure Gallery

Nantenshi Gallery  (catalogue)

1978   Robert Miller Gallery, New York

1977   Nantenshi Gallery  (catalogue)

1976   Benson Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY

1974   James Yu Gallery, New York

           Nantenshi Gallery  (brochure)

1971   Nantenshi Gallery  (brochure)

1969   Miyuki Gallery, Tokyo  (brochure)





2003   PaceWildenstein, Chelsea, New York, NY


2001   Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Finely Drawn,The University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

           Nabi Gallery, Mysterious, Sag Harbor, NY (also 1999, 1998)

           Smithsonian Institution, On Gold Mountain: A Chinese American Experience, Washington, DC

           University Art Gallery, SUNY Stony Brook, Fifteen Asian American Artists, Stony Brook, NY (catalogue) (also 1995)



Residence: U.S. Ambassador to the European Union, We the People of the United States, Art in Embassies Program, Brussels, Belgium (catalogue)

Residence: Director, American Institute in Taiwan, Chinese American Artists, Art in Embassies Program, Taipei (catalogue)


2000   The Parrish Art Museum, The Nature of Seeing: Works from the Collection, Southampton, NY

DC Moore Gallery, The Likeness of Being: Contemporary Self Portraits by 60 Women, New York (catalogue)


1999   Lin & Keng Gallery, Hsinchu Science Based Industrial Park Art Fair, Hsinchu, Taiwan




            Art for Peace Foundation, Artists-Messengers of Peace, traveling exhibition, Tel Aviv, Israel


1998   Galerie Pierre, To Extend: Contemporary Art of Overseas Chinese, Taichung, Taiwan (catalogue)

           The Parrish Art Museum, The Centennial Open


1997   Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei Art Fair 1997 International , Taipei (also 1995, 1993)

Steinbaum Krauss Gallery, Hung Out to Dry, New York

Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY (also 1977, 1976, 1975, 1973)

Center for the Visual Arts, Impressions: Contemporary Asian Artist Prints, Philadelphia, PA (catalogue)


1996   Eretz Israel Museum, Artists - Messengers of Peace, Tel Aviv, Israel (book)

Heckscher Museum, Paperworks: 20th Century Works on Paper from the Permanent Collection

Sharadin Art Gallery, Painting ’96, University of Kutztown, Kutztown, PA  


1995   Heckscher Museum, 75 Years of Collecting


1994   The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York


1993   University Center, CUNY, Graduate School, New Expressions in Asian American Art, New York

           The Parrish Art Museum, Recent Acquisitions, #2  (also #1, 1992) 


1992   PS 1 Museum, SLOW ART: Painting in New York Now, Long Island City, NY


1991   The William Benton Museum of Art, Encore: Reviewing the Past, Storrs, CT

Westfield State College, Insights, Westfield, MA (catalogue)



Hillwood Art Museum, Long Island University, International Traveling Exhibition/U.S.I.A., Lines of Vision: Drawings by Contemporary Women   (book)


1990   East Hampton Center for Contemporary Art,

Contemporary Still Life, East Hampton

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY  (also 1970)


1988   The Parrish Art Museum, Drawing on the East End, 1940-1988  (catalogue)          

Fine Arts Gallery, Long Island University, Yun Gee and Li-lan: Paintings by a Father and Daughter, Southampton


1987   Norton Center for the Arts, The Hot Centre: Contemporary Art, Danville, KY

American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, Paintings and Sculpture by Candidates for Art Awards, New York (also 1983)

DIA Art Foundation, New York



The Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation Collection, traveling museum exhibition, Late Twentieth Century Art   (catalogue)


1984   P.S. 1 Museum, Photographs/Politics

Wing Luke Memorial Museum, May I Have Your Attention Please!, Seattle, WA


1983   Guild Hall Museum, Selections from the Permanent Collection  (also 1978)


1981   Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE



The Guild Hall Collection, traveling  museum exhibition, The East Hampton Art Colony: Selections from the Guild Hall Collection


1979   Parrish Art Museum

Phoenix Art Museum, New York Now, Phoenix, AZ


1978   Heckscher Museum, Drawing Today - Aspects of Change


1977   Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Art on Paper


1976   Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, MA


1975   Heckscher Museum, Twenty Women Artists  (catalogue)   

Philbrook Art Center, Collector’s Choice, Tulsa, OK


1974   Randolph-Macon Women’s College Museum, Contemporary American Painting, Lynchburg, VA

Basel International Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland





 1976   Canvas With an Unpainted Part: An Autobiography, published by Asahi Shimbun, Tokyo, Japan






Long, Robert, Mystery and Skyline, The East Hampton Star, October 18, 2001


Ernst, Eric, Turning to Beauty in a Tragic Time, The Southampton Press, October 4, 2001


Art & Collection, Taipei, May 2001


Brodsky, Joyce, The Paintings of Li-lan, exh. cat., Lin & Keng Gallery, Taipei, 2001


Fang, Bao Ping, Minshin Daily, Taipei, April 15, 2001


Braff, Phyllis, Five Part Harmony: Five Artists, The New York Times, September 19, 1999


Ebony, David, Transmissions: Recent Work by Li-lan, exh. cat., Lin & Keng Gallery, 1997


Li-lan, Nikkei Art, Tokyo, January – February 1997


Cheng, Scarlet, The Work of Li-lan:  Postcards from the Edge, Asia Times, Bangkok, Thailand, October 30, 1996


Yang, Alice, Li-lan, exh. cat., Art Projects International, New York, 1996


Braff, Phyllis, Li-lan, Lin & Keng, ARTnews, New York, January 1996


Wang, Jason, Ceci n’est pas une Chinoise, Artist Magazine, Taipei, January 1996


Goodman, Jonathan, Li-lan: Letters to the World, exh. cat., Lin & Keng Gallery, 1995


Braff, Phyllis, Minimalist From Springs With Chinese Roots Exhibits Envelopes in Taiwan, The New York Times, October 29, 1995


Ebony, David, Li-lan at Art Projects International, Art in America, New York, February 1995


Matsumoto, Yasuki, New York Artist Li-lan, Kyodo News

Service, Japan, January 13 - 16, 1995


Sims, Lowery, Li-lan, exh. cat., Art Projects International, New York, 1994


Bakke, Erik, Li-lan: Postmarks: Recent Paintings and Pastels, Space, Seoul, Korea, November 1994


Cheng, Scarlet, Border Crossings, Asian Art News, Hong Kong, March-April 1993


Braff, Phyllis, Journeys Through Time and Space, The New York Times, December 13, 1992


Harrison, Helen, “Filling in Between the Artist’s Lines,” The

New York Times, March 8, 1992


Bruhn, Thomas P., Li-lan: Stationary Images, interview by Robert Berlind, exh. cat., The William Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, CT, 1990


Tallmer, Jerry, On the outside, looking in, New York Post, August 17, 1990


Collischan, Judy K., Li-lan, Lines of Vision: Drawings by Contemporary Women, Hudson Hills Press, New York, December 1989

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