Shawn Lyons
Shawn Lyons, (b. 1973, Philadelphia)
Currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York | | 347.244.2438
Selected Exhibitons
1995 Site-specific installation, “The Front Lawn Needs Protection”, Petersburg, AK
1996 Site-specific performance, “Mosey Rhino”, San Francisco, CA
1997-99 Site-specific installation / performance, “The Hole”, San Francisco, CA
2005 Site-specific performance, “Making Friends With Cormorants”, U Thant Island, NY
2008 Site-specific installation, “Silent Nights”, Brooklyn, NY
2009 Site-specific performance, “Throg”, Brooklyn, NY
2013 Exhibition, “Un-Natural Constellations”, Newman Popiashvili Gallery, New York City
Selected Curatorial Projects
Tal Schpantzer, Limbus Diary
Jason Gandy, Atixip Te Foxl
Gui Mohallem, Rehearsal To Madness
Lindsay Blatt, Repair and Shine
Rachel Meuler, Sum Of Their Parts
Rose Klabin / Rodolpho Parigi, Works on Paper
Phillip Stearns, Subliminal Machines
Marina Markovic, Pressure Me.
Pierre Fichefeux, The King of Chickens Makes Havoc in Heaven
2010 – present
Mobile Exhibition Project, Art Attack!, On-going and alternating exhibitions
Currently working on a memoir based on The Hole (a performance in which I lived in a hole for nearly two years) tentatively titled The Stone In The Center Of The Sun Spins Slowly.