Candice Lin

Candice Lin is an interdisciplinary artist whose work deals with the politics of representation and issues of race, gender, and sexuality through histories of colonialism and diaspora. Lin works with installation, drawing, video, and living materials and processes, such as mold, mushrooms, bacteria, fermentation, and stains. She has had recent solo exhibitions at Spike Island, Bristol, UK (2022); The Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Cambridge (2022); Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (2021); Guangdong Times Museum, Guangzhou, China (2021); and the Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand (2020). Lin’s work was included in the 59th Venice Biennale, The Milk of Dreams (2022), Prospect.5 Triennial Yesterday We Said Tomorrow (2022), and both the 13th and 14th Gwangju Biennales (2021, 2023). She is an associate professor of art at the University of California Los Angeles.

Image by Georgia Arnold

Past Works

Xternesta, 2022 Dario Lasagni

Seeping, Rotting, Resting, Weeping, 2021

Metamorphosis in space, 2013