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SOLO EXHIBITIONS & PERFORMANCE
(*Indicates Performance)
2024        Other Desert Cities, LA Orlando Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2023        More Selections From the Closets of More People that I Love,
                  Art Produce Gallery, North Park, CA.
                  Old Man, Quint Gallery: ONE, Logan Heights, CA. 
                  Selections From the Closets of the People that I Love,
                  Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA.
                  Wild, West*, San Diego, CA.
2022        The Hollywood Effect, Oceanside Museum of Art West, Oceanside, CA.
                  Plastic Sun, Quint Gallery: Warehouse, San Diego, CA.
2021         American Pie, The Museum Of_, La Jolla, CA.
                  Fighting the Loneliness*, San Diego, CA.
                  Not Your Country*, Keller Gallery, San Diego, CA.
2020        New Objects in the American West, Keller Gallery, San Diego, CA.
                  Candy Picnic Project*, Keller Gallery, San Diego, CA.
2019         Madonna & Child / Fish & Fry*, Keller Gallery, San Diego, CA.
                  GaGaGaGa!!, Keller Gallery, San Diego, CA.
                  She Was Trying*, Cabrillo Gallery, San Diego, CA.  
                  We Don’t Know What We Are, Could You Please Let Us Know,
                  Love Gallery, San Diego, CA.

TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2023        Planes, Trains & the American Dream (with Zach Dobbins),
                  Keller Gallery, San Diego, CA.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2023        Welcome, Quint Gallery, La Jolla, CA.
                  The Last Group Show, Bread & Salt Gallery, Logan Heights, CA.
                  TRYST, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA.
2022        More Than 1, Barbara Freeman Gallery, La Jolla, CA.
                  Identity Through Americana, Barbara Freeman Gallery, La Jolla, CA.
                  London Contemporary, The Line Contemporary Art, London, U.K.
                  Experimental Fashion & Fiber Art, Czong Institute of Contemporary                         Art, Gimpo, South Korea
                  Body Language, The Room Contemporary Art, Venice, Italy
2021         Made in California, Brea Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
                  The Campus Creatives Biennial, California Center for the Arts,
                  Escondido, CA.
2019         C-Note, Institute of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA.
                  Hi-Lites, Keller Gallery, San Diego, CA.
2018         AAW!, Love Gallery, San Diego, CA.

CURATED EXHIBITIONS 
2024        Nice Days (with Mark Quint), The Museum Of_, La Jolla, CA.
                  Cardboard Sole (with Mark Quint), The Museum Of_, La Jolla, CA.
2023        Thingamajigs, Whatchamacallits & Yougotmes (with Mark Quint),
                  The Museum Of_, San Diego, CA.
                  Liquid Ecstasy: Dirty Dreams (with Mark Quint), The Museum Of_,
                  La Jolla, CA.

RESIDENCIES
2024       ICA x Good Faith Residency, Institute of Contemporary Art,
                 San Diego, CA

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2024        Combs, Seth, San Diego Union Tribune, March 17th (Incoming)

2023        Coddon, David, “Weird Thingamajigs on Display at the Museum Of_,”                           San Diego Union Tribune, December 21st
                  Grall, Vanessa, “13 Things I Found on the Internet Today (Vol. 668),”
                  Messy Nessy, October 23rd
                  Evans, Julia Dixon, “Trolley Dances, Poetry & Motel Soap Art,”
                  KPBS, September 14th
                  Evans, Julia Dixon, “Brahms, Ballet and Sauce Packets,” KPBS, May 18th
                  Moon, Gracie, “The Sauce-Packet Artist,” The Point Weekly, April 19th
                  “Six Exhibitions at Oceanside Museum of Art,” CKTH, March 23rd
                  “Saucy Suits Explore Consumerism,” There San Diego, January 27th
                  Kragen, Pam, “Ethan Chan”, San Diego Union Tribune, January 20th
                  Evans, Julia Dixon, “Wearable Sauce Packets,” KPBS, January 12th
                  Chaim, Jordan Karney, “Portfolio: Ethan Chan,” HereIn, January 2nd

2022        Schlosberg, Drew, “Emerging Artists Find Nirvana,”
                  Spotlight on the Community, December 2nd
                  Grossman, Dan, “Shaking Up the La Jolla Art Scene with
                  ‘Identity Through Americana,’” Indy Correspondent, July 30th
                  “LifeStyles: Identity Through Americana,” La Jolla Light, June 30th
                  “Experimental Fashion & Fiber Art in 2022,” CICA Museum, June 22nd
                  “Made in CA Issue 37,” City of Brea Civic & Cultural Center Publishing,
                  April 30th
                  Curci, Luca, “Interview with Ethan Chan,” ITSLIQUID, February 2nd

2021         Kvantaliani, Lile, “Interview with Ethan Chan,” The Museum Of_,
                  December 31st
                  “Arts & Entertainment,” La Jolla Light, November
                  “The Complete Catalogue of Shows at the Museum Of_,” Quint
                  Contemporary, November 12th
                  “Made in CA Issue 36,” City of Brea Civic & Cultural Center Publishing,
                  October 21st
                  Marino, Beth, “Campus Creatives Ft. San Diego’s Fine Arts,” California
                  Center for the Arts, January 16th

2020        “New Objects in the American West,” Honors Publishing, WH Digital
                  Library, May


LECTURES & DISCUSSIONS
2023         Visiting Artist, Point Loma University, San Diego, CA

2022         John Greer, Ethan Chan & Helena Westra, on Identity Through
                  Americana, Barbara Freeman Gallery, La Jolla, CA


EDUCATION

2020         BA, Sculpture & Installation, Point Loma University, San Diego, CA