Sichong Xie: Lake Lonely

3325 Division St. Los Angeles, CA 90065
Jan 11, 7 PM - 10 PM — ends Jan 31, 2020
Gallery hours 12-4pm Saturday 1/18, 1/25 and Friday 1/31

Lake Lonely is a precisely composed filmic portrait of a parachute I made with the template of a military parachute from WWII made in China. The film takes the viewer into the protagonist’s journey into lake lonely which is a private lake without any public access in Saratoga Springs, NY.

Sichong Xie received her MFA from the California Institute of the Arts, CA. In 2019, she was an artist in residency at the Studios at MASS MoCA. In the summer of 2018, she was a full fellowship artist at Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture. In the summer of 2017, Xie has been chosen to participate in Hauser & Wirth Somerset exchange residency in the UK. She did a five-hour durational performance/installation “Walking With The Disappeared” at the Hauser & Wirth Somerset, UK. In the summer of 2016 & 2017, she was a fellowship artist at the Watermill Center in Long Island, NY. Recent exhibitions include OCAT Art Museum in Xi’An, China, Hauser & Wirth Somerset, UK, OCAT Art Museum in Anren, China, LACE Gallery, Los Angele, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, Automata Gallery, Los Angeles, Chashama Gallery, New York, and Changjiang Contemporary Art Museum, Chongqing, China.