Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York


Selected Solo and Group Exhibitions

2019 /

Smoke Show, Elephant Gallery, Nashville, TN

Uncharacteristically Warm, Fisher Parrish, Brooklyn, NY (two-person)

Amplification, Deanna Evans Projects, Brooklyn, NY

Dream House, Gloria’s, Brooklyn, NY

2018 /

This Body, Garis & Hahn, Los Angeles, CA

Paint School, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY

Big Still, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Brooklyn, NY

Down with Desire, LVL3, Chicago, IL

Safe Imagination is Boring, Furman Gallery at Lincoln Center, New York Asian Film Festival, NY

Melted City, YUI Gallery, New York, NY

Living Still, Transmitter, Brooklyn, NY

Vacancy, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY

Waging Peace: 100 Years of Action, Godwin-Ternbach Museum, Queens College, Queens, NY

2017 /

The Still Life Show, Park Place Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Born to Run, Lane Meyer Projects, Denver, CO

Filtergeist, Open House Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Drawer, Deli Gallery, Long Island City, NY

Sun Screen, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY

Change!, public works sponsored by OffSiteArt, L’Aquila, Italy

20x20x20, Overhang Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

If You Were Home, You’d Be Here By Now, Amy Li Projects, New York, NY (solo)

SOME(BODY), Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York, NY

Melted City, Blanc Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines

2016 /

I Am Prepared for Amazing Things to Happen, Charlotte Street Foundation, Kansas City, MO

Gowanus Mixed, Spaceworks, Brooklyn, NY

30 Under 30ish, Victori+Mo, Brooklyn, NY

Laughing Out Loud, Trestle, Brooklyn, NY

Stupid Cartoons to Past Time in the Desert, Transmitter, Brooklyn, NY

2015 /

Small Works, Trestle, Brooklyn, NY

Summer Salon, Brooklyn Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

Winter Salon, Brooklyn Art Space, Brooklyn, NY


Residencies / Fellowships

A.I.R., Brooklyn, NY, 2019 – 2020 (forthcoming)

ProjectArt (Arts and Social Practice), Red Hook Public Library, Brooklyn, NY, Fall 2018 – Summer 2019

Shandaken Paint School, New York, NY, Winter 2017 – Spring 2018

ACRE (Scholarship Award), Steuben, WI, Summer 2017

The Lighthouse Works, Fishers Island, NY, Spring 2017

Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY, Spring 2017 – 2018

Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, MI, Fall 2016



BFA Graphic Design emphasis, California State University Long Beach, 2004


Selected Bibliography

Juxtapoz, Uncharacteristically Warm : Crys Yin + Gustav Hamilton @ Fisher Parrish Gallery, May 17, 2019

Elastic Magazine, Obsessions, Issue Three, 2018

The Shanghai Literary Review, Issue Four, 2018

LVL3, Artist of the Week: Crys Yin, Oct 17, 2017

It’s Nice That, Artist Crys Yin Adds Comical Elements to Her Simply-Executed Paintings, Mar 22, 2017

Booooooom, Artist Spotlight: Crys Yin, Mar 17, 2017

Hyperallergic, Awkward Still Lifes Convey the Alienation of the Asian American Experience, Mar 9, 2017

Art F City, This Week’s Must-See Art Events, Feb 13, 2017

Open House, 5 on 5 – Highlights from Gowanus Open Studios 2016, Oct 20, 2016

Hyperallergic, Figures in the Industrial Landscape at Gowanus Open Studios 2016, Oct 17, 2016

Art Zealous, 6 Awesome Artists You Should Be Collecting, Sep 21, 2016

Vice / The Creators Project, 30 Under 30ish Art Show Sends Up Arbitrary Lists, Aug 5, 2016

What Isn’t Normal, Interview: Crys Yin / Painter, Jul 18, 2016

Art F City, This Week’s Must-See Art Events: LOLs and Other Post-Internet Feels, Apr 13,2016

Hyperallergic, From Giant Steel Angels to Titillating Collages, Favorites from Gowanus Open Studios, Oct 20, 2015