Patty Chang works in performance, video, writing, and installation. Her work has a capacity to explore complex subjects nearly simultaneously, as does life. Her work has been exhibited nationwide and internationally at such institutions as the Museum of Modern Art (New York, US, 2014); Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (New York, US, 2011); New Museum of Contemporary Art (New York, US, 2005); BAK BAK- basis voor actuelekunst (Utrecht, the Netherlands, 2011); the Hammer Museum (Los Angeles, US, 2005); Chinese Arts Centre (Manchester, England, 2005); the M+ Museum (Hong Kong, 2015); the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (San Francisco, US, 2011); and the Moderna Museet (Stockholm, Sweden, 2006). Chang’s work received a 2003 award from the Rockefeller Foundation and a 2012 Creative Capital award.
Chang currently lives and works in Los Angeles, US.