Solo Exhibitions:

2014 truth of the matter, AS220 Project Space, Providence, RI

2013 Balance Between, Yellow Peril Gallery at Governors Island Art Fair, New York, NY

2010 No End To., Emerson Dorsch Gallery, Miami FL

2009 still even now, 5 Traverse Gallery, Providence, RI

2002 Room to See, Project Space, Headlands Center for the Arts

Group Exhibitions:

2018 (upcoming) Whatever It Is I Have Looked For, Marquee Projects, Bellport, NY

2018 RISD Faculty Exhibition, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, RI

2018 Rhode Island State Council for the Arts Fellowship Exhibition 2018, URI Main Art Gallery

2017 Be Of Love and Other Stories, Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI

2017 Perspectives, Bristol Art Museum (upcoming Summer 17)

2017 GRIDS, Periphery Space, Pawtucket, RI

2016  RISD Museum, "What Gives" on view in the Paula and Leonard Granoff Galleries

2016 Networks Exhibition, Newport Art Museum, Newport, R

2016 RISD Summer Faculty Exhibition, Woods Gerry Gallery

2016 and there it was, Roger Williams University SAAHP Gallery, Bristol, RI

2015 Screening: Networks 2015 Artist Video Portraits, RISD Museum, Providence, RI

2015 Improvised Showboat #6 (co-curated by Zachary Keeting, Lauren Britton, Lisa Perez and Max Van Pelt)

2014 Scope: Miami Beach (with Yellow Peril Gallery, Providence, RI)

2014 RISD Summer Faculty Exhibition, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

2014 Paper-made, Jamestown Art Center, Jamestown, RI

2013 PVD: TLA, Studio 1504, Abu Dhabi, Curated by Maya Allison

2013 Time Share: Create Space, Locally Made (One Room/Office Hours), RISD Museum

2012 Traces: persistent & fleeting, AS220 Pop-Up Gallery, Providence

2012 Growth: 14th Annual Fidelity Investments Juried Exhibition, Providence, RI

2012 Smash + Grab: Locust Projects, Miami, FL

2012 Paper, Scissors, Glue, Colo Colo Gallery, New Bedford, MA

2011 Three, Chazan Gallery at Wheeler, Providence, RI

2011 Among the Breakage: New Painting from Providence, Bell Gallery, Brown University

2011 Artists in the Archive: AS220 Reading Room, Providence, RI

2010 Art for Chile, Providence, RI

2009 Aqua Art Miami (Represented by 5 Traverse Gallery)

2009 deconstruct II, Providence, RI

2009 One Night Stand, 5 Traverse Gallery, Providence, RI

2007 Selections Spring 2007: Levity, Drawing Center, New York, NY

2007 deconstruct I, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, RI

2007 Future 86 Art in the Catskills, August, 2007,

2006 Night of 1,000 Drawings: A Benefit for Artists Space, New York, NY

2006 RISD Summer Faculty Exhibition; Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

2006 Good Neighbors: 70’of Common Ground; Provflux 06, Providence, RI

2005 About Light, Dutchess County Community College, Poughkeepsie NY

2005 Kingston Sculpture Biennial, Kingston NY

2005 SUNY Ulster Art Department Faculty Exhibition, SUNY Plaza, Albany NY

2005 This is Not an Archive, CCS, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

2004 Closer In, The Contemporary Artists Center, North Adams, MA

2003 D.U.M.B.O. Art Under the Bridge Festival, Open Studios, 68 Jay St., Brooklyn NY

2002 Room To See, Headlands Center for the Arts Project Space

Awards + Honors:

2015 Prix Canson nominee ((

2014 Full Fellowship Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson VT

2005 Viewing Program, Drawing Center, NYC, NY

2002 Project Space Residency, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

2001-02 Post-MFA Studio Award: Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

Publications + Press:

ADHOC - Material Integrity: Lisa Perez

"Among the Breakage" at Brown, By Greg Cook, The Phoenix, June 28, 2011

Modest artworks belie their intellectual heft by Bill Van Siclen, The Providence Journal, Oct 5, 2009

Gang of four by Greg Cook, The Phoenix, November 3, 2009

Becoming Silhouettes: Lisa PerezEssay by Eugenio Volpe, October 23, 2009

Drawing Papers #67, catalog for Selections 2007: Levity, Drawing Center NYC

Kingston Sculpture Biennial Catalog 2005

CAC September 2004, Contemporary Artists Center, North Adams, MA (Catalog of the "Closer In" exhibition)

Five Star: The 31st Annual University of California, Berkeley (catalog for the Master of Fine Arts Graduate Exhibition)

New Yorker: Goings on About Town, April 2, 2007


MFA University of California, Berkeley

BFA University of Colorado, Boulder

BA Rutgers College, Rutgers University