M. LeBlanc is proud to present 'New Works', an exhibition of painting by the celebrated San Francisco-based artist Christine Tien Wang. The exhibition is Tien Wang's first exhibition with the gallery as well as her first solo exhibition in Chicago.
Christine Tien Wang (b. 1985, Washington D.C) lives and works in San Francisco. Recent solo exhibitions of Wang’s work include Fake Stupid, Queen of Cringe (2022) at Galerie Nagel Draxler in Berlin, Coronavirus Memes (2020) at Galerie Nagel Draxler in Cologne, #cryptomemes: women and Leo DiCaprio(2019) at Ever Gold Projects in San Francisco, Crypto Rich (2018) at Nagel Draxler Kabinett in Berlin, and Twilight (2018) at Magenta Plains in New York. Wang’s work was included in recent two-person and group exhibitions, ScreenTime with Luke Murphy (2021) at Night Gallery in Los Angeles, Friends and Family (2021) at Magenta Plains in New York City, Alphabetic Image (2021) at Arsenal in New York, Ladyfinger and Fig Mcflurry (2021) at 56 Henry in New York, and Climate Change is Real. Stop Procrastinating! with Mark Dion (2020) at Galerie Nagel Draxler in Munich. Wang has completed residencies at the Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, VCUQatar, Chashama North, and Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Wang’s work belongs in the public collection of the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art and the Groeninghe Collection in Belgium. Wang received a BFA from The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Art and Science in 2013 and an MFA in Painting from University of California, Los Angeles in 2008. She is currently Assistant Professor of Painting and Drawing at California College of Art.