Lisi Raskin

Lisi Raskin Install

Lisi Raskin

Lisi Raskin joined the faculty at Tyler in 2013 and is currently an Associate Professor of Painting and Drawing. She earned her MFA from Columbia University, School of the Arts (2003) and her BA with High Honors from Brandeis University (1996). Raskin currently lives and works in Brooklyn and Philadelphia.

Before joining the faculty at Tyler, Raskin taught at Columbia University, the Rhode Island School of Design, and Virginia Commonwealth University. She has led workshops, given lectures, and served as a critic at numerous institutions abroad, including the Universitaet der Kunst in Berlin, Germany, the Royal Academy of Art in Stockholm, Sweden, Jan van Eych Academy, Maastrich, The Netherlands, and the Valand School of Art, Goteborg, Sweden. In the USA, Raskin has lectured and been a critic at institutions, including the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University, the University of Texas at Austin, Parsons School of Design, New York, the University of Buffalo, New York, and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

She had a two-person exhibition at the ICA at the Maine College of Art, Portland (2012), and has made collaborative installations at the Kentucky Museum of Arts and Crafts, Louisville (2015) and Bunkier Stzuki, Krakow (2015). She has published web projects with the Dia Art Foundation, New York (2009), Triple Canopy, New York, (2011), and Creative Time Reports, New York, where she is a regular contributor. Raskin has had solo shows at Art in General, New York (2014), The Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin (2009), Bard Center for Curatorial Studies/Hessel Museum (2008); and PS1 MoMA (2006). Her work has been included in the Momentum Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moss, Norway (2013), and the 11th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey (2009), among others. Since 2006, she has shown with Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan and has had numerous solo exhibitions at galleries including Guild & Greyshkul, New York (2007), Milliken Gallery, Stockholm, (2008), Reception Gallery, Berlin (2010), and Churner and Churner Gallery, New York (2012, 2014).

Raskin has been a recipient of prestigious awards including a Creative Time Global Residency (2013) and the Guna S. Mundheim Berlin Prize in Visual Arts from the American Academy in Berlin (2005). Her work has been reviewed in publications like Art Forum, The New York Times, The Brooklyn Rail, Hyperallergic, and Flash Art International. Her work is in the collection of the Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale-on-Hudson and Bunkier Stzuki, Krakow.

Raskin is represented by Galleria Riccardo Crespi in Milan.