Wu Tsang

Visual Arts, 2015

Wu Tsang is a Los Angeles based artist, performer and filmmaker. Her projects have been presented at the Tate Modern (London), Stedelijk Museum (Amsterdam), Migros Museum (Zurich), the Whitney Museum and the New Museum (New York), the MCA Chicago, and MoCA Los Angeles. In 2012 she participated in the Whitney Biennial, Liverpool Biennial and Gwangju Biennial. Tsang’s first feature film, Wildness (2012), premiered at MoMA’s Documentary Fortnight (New York) and won the Grand Jury Prize for Outstanding Documentary at Outfest (Los Angeles), and her recent short film, You’re Dead to Me, premiered on PBS and won the 2014 Imagen Award for Best Short. She has received grants from the Rockefeller Foundation, the Contemporary Art Foundation, the Center for Cultural Innovation, the Tiffany Foundation, the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Frameline and Art Matters.

Awards and Accomplishments

2016: Wu Tsang has won a 2016 Guggenheim Fellowship