EVA LAKE

BORN Los Angeles, CA

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    Egyptian Extended, frosch and portmann, New York, NY

2016    Fashion items, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR

2015    Fashion Items, frosch and portmann, New York, NY

2014    Anonymous Women, Augen Gallery Desoto, Portland, OR

2013    VOLTANY, frosch and portmann, New York, NY

2012    Anonymous Women, Some Walls, Oakland, CA

2012    Paintings, Schneider Art Museum, Ashland, OR

2012    Judd Women Targets, frosch and portmann, New York, NY

2011    Drape, Augen Desoto

2010    Targets, Augen Gallery Desoto

2009    Targets, Helzer Art Gallery, PCC Rock Creek, OR

2007    The Richter Scale, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR

2007    Earth Quake, Pendleton Center for the Art, Pendleton, OR

2006    Take Off, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR

2005    Vive Chrome, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR

2003    OPEN Studio, Lovelake, Portland, OR

2002    Axis, Ogle, Portland, OR

2002    Collage Show, White Gallery, Portland State University, Portland, OR

1999    Chairs, Alysia Duckler Gallery, Portland, OR

1998    Bridges, AIA Gallery, Portland, OR

1998    Night Paintings, 333 Studios, Portland, OR

1986    On the Theme of Architecture, Café American, San Francisco, CA

1985    Shrine, Martin-Weber Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1984    Night Gallery, Bannam Place, San Francisco, CA

1983    Aware Recollections of an Ancient Age Japan Fan, Storefront, San Francisco, CA

1983    Russian-American Friendship, Eye Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1980    Photomontage, etc., Goodman Building, San Francisco, CA

 

GROUP SHOWS

2016  Ten Shades of White, frosch and portmann, New York, NY

2016  Contemporary Prints From Crow's Shadow, OCAC, Portland, OR

2016  Remote Impressions, Portland State University, Portland, OR

2016  Artworks Northwest 2016, Umpqua Valley Arts Association, Roseburg, OR

2015  Beauty in the Age of Indifference, Jeffrey Thomas Fine Art, Portland, OR

2015  New Art 2.0, Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

2014  Crow's Shadow Biennial, Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Salem, Oregon
2013  Femme Fatales, frosch and portmann, VOLTA9, Basel, Switzerland

2013  Golden Spot Award Prints, PDX Contemporary Art, Portland, OR

2012  A Binder Full of Collages, frosch and portmann, New York, New York
2011  reCovered, frosch and portmann, New York, NY

2011  Cutters Edges, Gestalten Space, Berlin, Germany

2011  Twist and Crawl, National Institute for Art and Disability, Richmond, CA.

2011  Cutters, West Cork Art Center, Cork, Ireland

2010  Thunderbitch, Tether Gallery, Seattle, WA.

2010  Best, Crussell Fine Art, Orange, CA.

2009  Portland Photography, Jupiter Art Center, Centralia, WA

2009  Cutters, an International Collage show, Cinders Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2009  Eclat, Crussell Fine Art, Orange, CA

2008  Cusp, Crussell Fine Art

2008  War, Guestroom Gallery, Portland, OR

2007  SUBset, Crussell Fine Art,  Orange, CA

          The Blogger Show, Digging Pitt, Pittsburgh, PA and Agni Gallery, NYC

          Paper Chase, Guestroom, Portland, OR

2006  Saturation, Portland Modern, Portland, OR

2004  International Mail Art Show, Zeitgeist, Portland, OR

         Saturated, Autzen Gallery, Portland State University, OR

2003  10-Year Anniversary Show, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

         Sitka Invitational, Portland, OR

         Battle of the Artist Curators, Haze Gallery, Portland, OR

         International Assemblage Art Exhibition, Gallery Oder 24, Berlin, Germany

         Propaganda, Start-Soma, San Francisco, CA

2002  Reactions, Exit Art, New York and the Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

2001  WTC group show, AVA Gallery, Astoria, OR

1999  Master Mugs, PICA project, Portland, OR

         Bay Area Dada: Before Punk and Zines, Printed Matter, New York City

1997  INI Show, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

1996  Columbus Day Show, Square Peg, Portland, OR

1991  Ward Nasse Group Show, New York

1990  Christmas Show, John Gerstadt Gallery, New York City

1989  Legends Now, Colab, Fashion Moda, The Bronx, NY

1988  Extinction Now, Colab, Fashion Moda, The Bronx

         The Heroes of Eros, ABC NO RIO, New York City, NY

1981  ANTI-WW3, traveling exhibition, San Francisco and Parsons School of Design,

         New York City, NY

1980  The Secret Side, Northwest Artist’s Workshop, Portland, OR

 
 

COLLECTIONS

Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland Visual Chronicle, Portland, OR

Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portable Works Collection, Portland, OR

OHSU Center for Women's Health, Portland, OR

Artists Books, MOMA, NYC

 

AWARDS

2013      Oregon Arts Commission

2013   Ford Family Foundation Career Opportunity Grant

2012   RACC Professional Development Grant

2012      Oregon Arts Commission

2012   Ford Family Foundation Career Opportunity Grant

2011   Golden Spot Printmaking Residency at Crow’s Shadow, Pendleton, OR

 

EDUCATION

Art History, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 1974-1977

Painting, Art Students League, New York City 1986-1988

 

 

REVIEWS/ARTICLES

2016  "Interview with Eva Lake, Photomontage Artist," Kathryn Vercillo, FemPotential

2015  Cover Artist, Little Star Weekly, NYC, 6/26

2015 "Top Ten," Art Ltd., Richard Speer, 01

2014 "Best and Worst of 2014," PORT, Jeff Jahn, 12/14

2014 "Best Conceptual Show of 2014," Willamette Week, Richard Speer, 12/24

2014 "Independent Women, Part 3," Willamette Week, Richard Speer, 4/16

2014 “Beings,” Secret Behavior, Mike Newton, p. 7

2012 "Bulls Eye on the Feminine Mystique," Arte Fuse, Oscar Laluyan, 4/21

2011 "Eva Lake's Drape at Augen," Oregon ArtsWatch, Lisa Radon, 8/27

2011 "Double Feature: Existential Questions," Two Coats of Paint, Sharon Butler, 8/5

2011 “The Art of Collage,” Elephant Magazine, London

2010 “Eva Lake: Targets at Augen Gallery,” Art Ltd., Richard Speer, 09

2010 “Bullseye: Eva Lake’s Targets at Augen Gallery,” Ultrapdx, Lisa Radon, 6/22

2010 “Eva Lake’s Targets,” PORT, Jeff Jahn, 6/15

2010 “A Circle of Women,” Art Scatter, Bob Hicks, 6/6

2010 “Femininity Through a Crosshair,” Redefine Magazine, 05/25

2009 “The ArtFul Dimaggio,” Artnet, Charlie Finch, 09/11

2008 “‘War’ at the Guestroom Gallery, Artweek, Prudence Roberts, 3/08, p. 23

2007 “Punk Talk Girl,” Portland Monthly, Heather Larimer, 8   

2007, 2006, 2005, 2003  Interview with Julie Bernard on Art Focus at KBOO

2006 “Saturation,” Portland Modern, 

2006 “Oh Eva! Ultrapdx, Lisa Radon, 3/8

2006 “The Ghost of Warhol: Smith and Lake Channel the Wigged One at Augen,” Willamette Week, Richard Speer, 9/8

2006 “Hits of 2006,” Willamette Week, Richard Speer, 27/12 

2005 “Critics Picks,” The Oregonian, D.K. Row, 4/7

2005 “Dreaming in Grids: Eva Lake at Augen,” the Vanguard, Dylan Tanner, 4/13

2005 “Artist Sets off Critical Buzz,” Portland Tribune, Joseph Gallivan, 4/15

2005 “One Review: April Showers,” Willamette Week, Richard Speer, 4/20

2005 “Shows of note,” The Oregonian, D.K. Row, 4/22

2005 “Anticipate More,” NW Drizzle, Jeff Jahn, 5/1

2004 “Bohemia’s Last Stand,” Portland Tribune, Michaela Bancud, 2/20, p. C3

2004 “Eva Lake Takes a Room of Her Own,” Willamette Week, Richard Speer, 3/3, p. 48

2004 “Eva Lake: Woman in Motion,” The Oregonian, D.K. Row, 10/7

2004 “One Review,” Willamette Week, Richard Speer, 11/24  

2003 “Critic’s picks,” The Oregonian, D.K. Row, 4/25

2003 “Tabla Rasa Art,” The Oregonian, D.K. Row, 5/2

2003 “Art for Life,” CAP Auction Catalogue

2002 “Millions and Millions of Images,” Daily Vanguard, Aaron Miles, 5/2

2002 “On the Town,” Portland Tribune, Phil Stanford, 5/3

2002 “Art walk Steps off A Day Early,” The Oregonian, D.K. Row, 7/2

2002 “Gallery Exhibits Three Artists, Three Mediums,” Daily Astorian, 9/12

1999 “Local Artists Mug PICA,” OurTown, L.S. Loving, 10/18

1986 “No Vacancy, New Look,” Gary Hanauer, 4/1

1985 “Checking Into the Art Motel,” San Francisco Examiner Image Magazine, 10/20

1985 “North Beach Alive,” North Beach Magazine, Howard Munson, 9/1

1984 “Painting the Body Eclectic,” California Living Magazine, Veronique Vienne, 6/2 

1980 “Portland Subculture: Interview with Eva Lake,” Total Abandon, Rick Staneck, 6/11

1980 “Urban Noize,” Willamette Week, Barry Johnson, 7/22

1979 “Dressing in Public,” Willamette Week, Stephanie Oliver, 9/10

 

 

BOOKS

2016    The Art of Collage Vol. 2, Gestalten Press, Dennis Busch, Robert Klenten, Berlin, Germany
2015     Curator and Critic Tours Inside Oregon Art 2011-2014, Ford Family Foundation and the University of Oregon
1999     Fucked Up and Photocopied: The Instant Art of the Punk rock Movement,Bryan Ray Turoffe and Chiristoper Miller, Ginko Press
1984     Correspondence Art: Source Book for the Network of International Postal Art Activity, Michael Crane and Mary Stofflet, editors, Contemporary Art Press,
            San Francisco, “Women in Mail Art,” Anna Banana, p. 296
1983     Blitzkunst: Have You Ever Done Anything in Order to Survive as an Artist?, Ginny Lloyd, Verlag, Kuetschmer and Grossman, Frankfurt

RELATED

2009 - 2014      Host and Producer, Art Focus, KBOO since 2009

2011 - 2014      Art Narrator, CAP Auction, since 2011

2011                 Director, the Independent, art project space

2009                 Associate Producer, Mental Health Association, Alien Boy

2008                 Transcriber, Oral History Project, Oregon Historical Society

2007                 Co-curator, One Shot, book produced by Visual Codec

2007                 Host of the Art World, a podcast produced by on Voice America

2002-2007         Host and Producer, ARTSTAR on KPSU

2005-2007         Co-founder and Director, Chambers Fine Art, Portland, Oregon

2003                 Curator for the Curated Collection of Trimet’s Interstate Max Line

2002-2004         Founder and Director, Lovelake, alternative art space

 

 

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