b. 1973 Hong Kong
Paul Chan was born in Hong Kong and was raised in Nebraska and lives and works in New York. He received an MFA from Bard College in 2002 and a BFA from the Art Institute of Chicago in 1996. Chan's work has been exhibited worldwide. Recent solo exhibitions include: Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, 2007; The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, 2006 -07; Portikus, Frankfurt, 2006; Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, 2006; Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, 2006; Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milan, 2006; Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, 2005; UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, 2005.