b. Columbus, OH

Lives and works in Chicago, IL

LBorteh@gmail.com

 

Education

2014            MFA, Painting and Drawing, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2010            BFA, Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

 

Solo, Two, and Three Person Exhibitions

2019           (Forthcoming), Evanston Art Center, Chicago, IL  

2014           Recent Works: Steve McClure and Larissa Borteh, Renate Albertsen-Marton Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2011            Uninhibited Exuberance, Harlem Studios, New York, NY

2010            Borteh, Gaydos, Welshman, Skylight Gallery, New York, NY

2010 Two Parts Rabbit, The School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2009           Walk Of Shame, The Williamsburg Bridge, New York, NY    

       

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 New Work, The Carl, Chicago, IL

2017            Sockpile Jones, The Carl, Chicago, IL

2017           Gødbottom, The Condo Association, Chicago, IL

2017           Disclosed / Undisclosed, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

2017           Like Your Work, Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL

2017            Fight or Flight, The Painting Center, New York, NY

2017           The Mind's I, Organized by Anne Harris, Ed Paschke Art Center, Chicago, IL

2017           Animal Farm, Dalton Warehouse, Los Angeles, CA

2016            Pliocene Park, Site Red, Chicago, IL

2016           East Meets West, TWFine Art, Brisbane, Australia

2016           Ljós, Gallery Sím, Reykjavik, Iceland

2015           Baudrillard’s America, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL

2015           Duck Show, Minotaur Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2014           Not Or, But And, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

2014           SAIC Graduate Exhibition, Sullivan Gallery, Chicago, IL

2013           Global Positioning Systems (Green Acres), EXPO Chicago, Chicago, IL

                          (Select exhibition organized by Amanda Ross-Ho)

2013           Pen Pal, Cranbrook Art Museum, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2013           Visual Arts Showcase, Union League Civic & Arts Foundation, Chicago, IL

2012           Under 30, Skylight Gallery, New York, NY

2011           Feed 2011 Biennial, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA

2011           Art Protects, Yvon Lambert Gallery, Paris, France

2011           Bay Ridge Storefront Art Walk, Brooklyn, NY

2011           Small Works Salon Show, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2010          New Work, The Art Institute and Gallery, Salisbury, MD

2010          Private I, Skylight Gallery, New York, NY

2010          SVA Alumni Exhibition: 1965-2010, Palisades Park Multimedia Center, Palisades Park, NJ

2010          Open Studios, The School Of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2010          Etchings, Woodcuts, Linocuts, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY

2009         Open Studios, The School Of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2009         Future Works and Processes, Collective Gallery, New York, NY

2007         Foundation Drawing Exhibition, The School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2007         Foundation Sculpture Exhibition, The School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2006        Ohio Art Exhibition, Ohio Department of Education, Columbus, OH

 

Awards & Residencies

2017            Kunstnarhuset Messen, Ålvik, Norway

2016            The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists (SÍM), Reykjavík, Iceland

2015            Leon Levy Foundation Grant

2015            The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH

2014            George and Ann Siegel Fellowship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

2014            Painting and Drawing Teaching Fellowship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

2014             Claire Rosen & Samuel Edes Foundation Prize Nominee, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

2013            Steketee Scholarship, Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists’ Residency, Saugatuck, MI

2013            Visual Arts Honorarium, Union League Civic & Arts Foundation, Chicago, IL

2012 - 2014          School of the Art Institute of Chicago Grant Recipient, Chicago, IL

2012            George and Isabel Brown Scholarship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2011            Dave Bown Projects Award, New York, NY

2011            Vermont Studio Center artists and writers residency, Fellowship Award, Johnson, VT

2010           Honorable Mention, The Art Institute and Gallery, Salisbury, MD

2006          State Finalist, Ohio Governor’s Art Exhibition, Columbus, OH

 

Teaching Experience

School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), Chicago, IL         2014 – Present

            Lecturer

            Courses taught:

·       Painting Practice

·       Painting Studio A: Multi-Level

·       Figure Drawing: Multi-Level

·       Drawing Studio A: Multi-Level

 

SAIC Continuing Studies - Early College Program (ECP) Instructor

Courses taught:

·       Drawing Studio

·       Water-Based Painting

·       Oil Painting

·       From Drawing to Painting

·       Figure Drawing

 

SAIC Continuing Studies - Adult Continuing Education (ACE) Instructor

Courses taught:

·       Figure Painting

·       Beginning Drawing 

·       Multi-Level Drawing