The Frye Art Museum,
09.21.19 - 01.05.20
Adams and Ollman Gallery,
11.07.19 - 12.21.19
The São Paulo Museum of Art,
São Paulo, Brazil
08.23.19 - 11.17.19
Ice Palace Studios, Derek Eller Gallery
12.05.19 - 12.08.19
The Baltimore Museum of Art,
01.26.20 - 06.26.20
New book published in conjunction with the Baltimore Museum of Art and the Ford Family/Oregon Arts Commission
A multigenerational survey of strategies of pattern and decoration in art and design with a foreword by Jill Medvedow and texts by Jenelle Porter, Elissa Auther, Amy Goldin.
Claire Lehmann reviews my NYC solo exhibition at Derek Eller Gallery in the magazine's December 2018 issue.
Jillian Steinhauer writes on my September 2018 solo exhibition at Derek Eller Gallery, NYC: “Speaking about Greenham, a former protester once said, 'We weaponized traditional notions of femininity.' Ms. Lesperance continues the crusade in the realm of art."
Arthur Ivan Bravo reviews my NYC solo show at Derek Eller Gallery in the Nov/Dec 2018 painting issue of the magazine.
Jen Kabat wrote a features about my work in the September 2017 issue of frieze magazine: "...Lesperance transmits messages about history, feminism and labour through the art of knitting."
I am thrilled to have been awarded a 2017 Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation biennial Grant.
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
06.26.19 - 09.22.19
Group exhibition: De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea, UK; Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, UK
2018 - 2019
Group exhibition: Tate St. Ives, Cornwall, UK
10.20.18 - 1.06.19
Solo exhibition: Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY
Group exhibition: Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
September - November 2018
Group exhibition: The New Museum, New York, NY
September 2017 - January 2018
My 130 page, soft cover novel with illustrations by artist Jeffry Mitchell, printed by Container Corps, Portland, Oregon in a signed and numbered, 2017 limited edition of 250. Still available.
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