b. 1978 Riverside, CA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Education

2005 MFA Columbia University
2002 BFA Otis College of Art and Design

Solo Exhibitions

2018 I AM THE HOUSE, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles, CA
2016 Image, Idol, Double Louis B. James Gallery, New York, NY
2015 Hanging Sculptures, Joan, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Part Object, Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Body Beach, Light & Wire Gallery, web based
2012 Vessels, Forms and Remains, Honor Fraser Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Fay Ray, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Solo Projects

2016 Solea, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles, CA, installation
2015 Mud Women, Baik Art, mural and print edition
2013 Come As You Are...:FayRay, L.A.N.D., week long performance based residency
2011 The Wooly, New York, NY, permanent wall installation
2010 Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA, one year wall installation

Group Exhibitions

2018
No Longer Yours, Condo with The Mistake Room, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City

2016
Wasteland, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France

2015
To Hide To Show, MAMA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Bananas, Gallery Diet, Miami, FL
Colors, Louis B. James, New York, NY

2014
Say Yes To Everything, Honor Fraser Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Prospect 3: Cry Me A River, New Orleans, LA
Artists We Like, Ochi Gallery, Ketchum, ID
The White Album, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
Salon No. 12: Works 349 – 372, Marine Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2013
Cry Hope, Cry Fury, Aran Cravey Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012
Campaign, C24 Gallery, New York, NY

2011
Curious Silence, The Brand Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Feminine Canvas, Beacon Arts Building, Los Angeles, CA

2010
Psychic Outlaws, The Luckman, Los Angeles, CA
Compose, Amy Smith-Stewart at DKP Gallery, New York, NY
Last minute intervention, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Counter Intelligence, The Luckman, Los Angeles, CA

2009
Works On Paper, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY
Curious Silence, Soil, Seattle, WA
Pink Panther, KUMUKUMU Gallery, New York, NY
Inferno, Yautepec, Mexico City, Mexico

2008
Shoes, Gavlak, West Palm Beach, FL
Another Peep Show, Smith-Stewart, New York, NY
Summer Mix Tape, Exit Art, New York, NY

2007
Pawn Shop, E-flux, New York, NY
Fit to Print, Gagosian Gallery, New York, NY

2006
Photo Femmes, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York, NY
The Female Machine, Sister, Los Angeles, CA
Salad Days, Artists Space, New York, NY
Summer Salon, Gerald Peters, New York, NY
La Bienal, El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY
Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, Santurce, Puerto Rico
Garden of Earthly Delights, Kustera Tilton Gallery, New York, NY
Post Everything, Rotunda Gallery, New York, NY
Genderocity, 4-F Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Bibliography

2017
Stylist's eye: Michael Reynolds' diary of Design Miami and Art Basel Miami Beach, Wallpaper*, January 3

2016
Gottschalk, Molly, The 13 Best Booths at UNTITLED, Miami Beach, Artsy, November 30

2015
The Most Powerful Women In LA’s Arts Scene, Los Angeles Confidential
July Rothman, Tibby, Art Patriarchs John Baldessari and Ed Ruscha Pick Out Los Angeles’ Brightest Creative Talent, Wallpaper*, February
Fay Ray, Issue Magazine, February

2011
Che, Cathay, Subversive Artists Host Party at The Wooly, New York Times, March 7

2009
Cut and Paste, Exit 35, March

2008
Greene, Tamsen, Wild At Heart: Fay Ray’s Sharp and Dangerous Collages Take On a Life of Their Own, Zink Magazine, August
Pearse, Emma, Artist Fay Ray Blasts Contents of Purse Into Outer Space, New York Magazine, May 5

2006
Knight, Christopher, Artists Who Stand Out From The Group, Los Angeles Times, August 11

2005
Howard, Chris, El Museo’s Bienal: The (S) Files/The Selected Files, El Museo del Barrio, The Brooklyn Rail, November
Cotter, Holland, Latino Art, and Beyond Category, New York Times, September 2