Paul Chan lives and works in New York. He was the 2014 recipient of the Hugo Boss Prize, which coincided with his solo exhibition Nonprojections for New Lovers at the Solomon R. Guggeneheim Museum, New York, 2015. Chan is one of six artists to co-curate the group exhibition, Artistic License: Six Takes on the Guggenheim Collection, currently on view through January 12, 2020. Recent solo exhibitions include the Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens (2018); Remai Modern, Saskatoon, Canada (2018); Rhi Anima, Greene Naftali, New York (2017); Paul Chan: Pillowsophia, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia (2017); Hippias Minor, Deste Foundation Project Space, Slaughterhouse, Hydra, Greece (2015); Selected Works, Schaulager, Basel (2014); My laws are my whores, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, Chicago (2009); and The 7 Lights, New Museum, New York, 2008 and Serpentine Gallery, London, 2007.
Select public collections include The Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Guggenheim Museum, New York; The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston; Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; The Art Institute of Chicago; The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto; and The Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam.