“Encountering Bates’ paintings, one senses an artist who is developing a unique and valuable vision that will one day accumulate to a world.” – Bartholomew Ryan, Milton Fine Curator of Art, Andy Warhol Museum (formerly Walker Art Center)
Larissa Chittenden Bates (b. 1981) was raised in Vermont and Costa Rica. She graduated from Hampshire College in 2003 with a degree in Studio Art. Her work has been represented by Monya Rowe Gallery in New York since 2004.
Since 2004, Bates’ work has been shown in solo exhibitions in New York, Miami, Los Angeles, Copenhagen, and Madrid. She has participated in group exhibitions in the United States and abroad. Her art has been reviewed by The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Press, ArtForum.com and Contemporary Art China.
Larissa Bates is the recipient of the 2014 Fund for Art and Dialogue Artadia Award.