Laura Letinsky

Laura Letinsky holds a BFA from the University of Manitoba (1986) and an MFA from Yale University’s School of Art (1991). She is a Professor in the Department of Visual Art at the University of Chicago. Notable exhibitions include the Mumbai Photography Festival, Mumbai, India; MIT, Cambridge, MA; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; The Photographers Gallery, London; The Denver Art Museum, CO; Getty Museum, Los Angeles; Museum of Modern Art, New York; and The Renaissance Society, Chicago. She is represented by Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York. Awards include the Canada Council International Residency, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, The Anonymous Was a Woman Award, and the John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship. Publications include Time’s Assignation, Radius Books, 2017, Feast for the Eyes, Aperture Foundation, 2017, Sticky Sweet, New Hampshire University, 2016, Ill Form and Void Full, Radius Books, 2014, Feast, Smart Museum of Art, UC Press, 2013, After All, Damiani, 2010, Hardly More Than Ever, Renaissance Society, 2004, Blink, Phaidon Press, 2002, and Venus Inferred, University of Chicago Press, 2000.

Works

Laura Letinsky, The indignation of counting spiders, 2022, Installation at DOCUMENT

Laura Letinsky, The indignation of counting spiders, 2022, Installation at DOCUMENT

Laura Letinsky, The indignation of counting spiders, 2022, Installation at DOCUMENT

Laura Letinsky, Untitled #6 (from the series Italy), 2009, Archival pigment print, 44h x 53w in, Edition of 9

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (7), 2013, Archival pigment print, 39 1/2h x 48w in, Edition of 9

Laura Letinsky, Untitled #1 (from the series Italy), 2009, Archival pigment print, 38h x 50w in, Edition of 9

Laura Letinsky, Untitled 063, 2022, Glazed stoneware, 22h x 4w x 3.50d in

Laura Letinsky, Untitled 066, 2022, Glazed stoneware, 15h x 7.50w x 7.50d in

Laura Letinsky, Untitled 066 (detail), 2022, Glazed stoneware, 15h x 7.50w x 7.50d in

Laura Letinsky, Untitled 002, 2022, Glazed stoneware, 17.50h x 5.50w x 6d in

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 25, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 23, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 22, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 16, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 15, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 05, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 04, 2017

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (5), 2013

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (4), 2013

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (3), 2013

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (2), 2013

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (7), 2013

Installation view at DOCUMENT

Installation view at DOCUMENT

Installation view at DOCUMENT

Installation view at DOCUMENT for Chicago Gallery Open presented by NADA

Installation view at DOCUMENT for Chicago Gallery Open presented by NADA

Installation view at DOCUMENT for Chicago Gallery Open presented by NADA

Installation view at DOCUMENT, Gallery Two

Installation view at DOCUMENT, Gallery Two

Laura Letinsky, The indignation of counting spiders, 2022, Installation at DOCUMENT

Laura Letinsky, The indignation of counting spiders, 2022, Installation at DOCUMENT

Laura Letinsky, The indignation of counting spiders, 2022, Installation at DOCUMENT

Laura Letinsky, Untitled #6 (from the series Italy), 2009, Archival pigment print, 44h x 53w in, Edition of 9

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (7), 2013, Archival pigment print, 39 1/2h x 48w in, Edition of 9

Laura Letinsky, Untitled #1 (from the series Italy), 2009, Archival pigment print, 38h x 50w in, Edition of 9

Laura Letinsky, Untitled 063, 2022, Glazed stoneware, 22h x 4w x 3.50d in

Laura Letinsky, Untitled 066, 2022, Glazed stoneware, 15h x 7.50w x 7.50d in

Laura Letinsky, Untitled 066 (detail), 2022, Glazed stoneware, 15h x 7.50w x 7.50d in

Laura Letinsky, Untitled 002, 2022, Glazed stoneware, 17.50h x 5.50w x 6d in

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 25, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 23, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 22, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 16, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 15, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 05, 2017

Laura Letinsky, To Want For Nothing 04, 2017

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (5), 2013

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (4), 2013

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (3), 2013

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (2), 2013

Laura Letinsky, Coming to the Commons (7), 2013

Installation view at DOCUMENT

Installation view at DOCUMENT

Installation view at DOCUMENT

Installation view at DOCUMENT for Chicago Gallery Open presented by NADA

Installation view at DOCUMENT for Chicago Gallery Open presented by NADA

Installation view at DOCUMENT for Chicago Gallery Open presented by NADA

Installation view at DOCUMENT, Gallery Two

Installation view at DOCUMENT, Gallery Two

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