Tishan Hsu (b. 1951, Boston) spent his very early years in Zurich, then grew up in Ohio, Wisconsin, Virginia, and New York. He studied environmental design and architecture at MIT and received his BSAD in 1973 and M.Arch in 1975. While at MIT, Hsu studied film at the Carpenter Center, Harvard University. He moved to New York in 1979, where he currently resides. His first exhibition in New York was at Pat Hearn Gallery. Since 1985 he has shown extensively in the United States, Europe, and Mexico. Hsu has served as a board member of White Columns, New York, and the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. He has been a professor of visual arts at Sarah Lawrence College and a visiting professor at Pratt Institute and Harvard University. Selected public collections include The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt am Main; High Museum, Atlanta; Terra Museum, Mexico City; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami; The Rubell Family Collection, Miami; and the Weisman Museum, Minneapolis. Tishan Hsu: Liquid Circuit, his first survey exhibition in the United States, was recently on view at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (January 26–April 19, 2020). It was curated by Sohrab Mohebbi and will travel to SculptureCenter, New York (September–November, 2020). Hsu’s work will be included in the 13th Gwangju Biennale, Minds Rising, Spirits Tuning (February 26–May 9, 2021). His first solo-exhibition at Miguel Abreu Gallery will be held in 2021.