b. 1997, SF Bay Area
Lives and works in Chicago, IL
cliu6@artic.edu


Education

2019           Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
                    Advanced Painting Program

2017            Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists’ Residency, Saugutuck, MI (summer session)

2015            Alameda High School, Alameda, CA

2014            California State Summer School for the Arts, Valencia, CA

2013            Pre-College Program, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2012            Summer Atelier, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA



Exhibitions

2019            Spring BFA Show, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL

2019            Slideshow, Roman Susan and Wedge Projects, Chicago, IL

2019            Homecoming, SITE Galleries Columbus, Chicago, IL 

2019            Another Group Show, Z1 Gallery, Chicago, IL

2018            Welcome, The Yards, Chicago, IL

2018            Advanced Painting Open Studios, SAIC, Chicago, IL

2018            BOOK SHOW, Flaxman Library Main Collections, Chicago, IL

2018            Delicate Cycle, World’s Largest Laundromat, Berwyn, IL

2018            Light Sleepers, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL

2018            First Fridays at Robey Hotel and Flat Iron Studios, Chicago, IL

2018            Quilt Buddies present: DAY TRIP, The Lunchbox, Milwaukee, WI

2015            Group Show: Colin Yeo, Caroline Lee Liu and Jeffrey Cheung, Vintiq, Alameda, CA

2014            Group Exhibition, Rhythmix Cultural Works, Alameda, CA



Residencies

2019            LAUNCH Invitational Residency, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL
                     Nominated by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2017            ⊖ Residency Program, SITE Galleries Sharp, Chicago, IL



Grants and Awards

2018            Odyssey Travel Grant Recipient, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2018            Lunch Money Grant Recipient, After School Special, Milwaukee, WI

2017            Frederick Fursman Scholarship Recipient, Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists’ Residency, Saugutuck, MI

2015            Honors Merit Scholarship Recipient, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2014            California Arts Scholar, California State Summer School for the Arts, Valencia, CA



Bibliography

2019          “DIAAASSPORA: An Anthology” published by Asian and Asian American Students at SAIC

2018         “TV Time” Book (edition of 100) published by West Coast Friendship Club

2017           Interview with Disposable Magazine

2016          “FIRST” catalogue produced by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2014          “Telltale” literary journal produced by the California State Summer School for the Arts Creative Writing Program



Related Experience

2019-ongoing  Teacher at OH Art Foundation

2018-ongoing  Member of Chicago-based publishing collective West Coast Friendship Club

2018-ongoing  Member of Chicago-based quilting collective Quilt Buddies

2018-9               Kidstreet Camp Assistant at Lillstreet Art Center

2017-8                Publishing Editor/Gallery Assistant at LVL3

2017                    Studio Assistant for Chicago-based artist Christalena Hughmanick