Born 1972 in Los Angeles, CA; Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
2008 Mountain School of Art, Los Angeles, CA
1997 San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND PERFORMANCES
2017 Self Portraits, Solo exhibition, CRG Gallery, New York, NY
2016 K2, Solo exhibition, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
20th Anniversary Exhibition, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2015 The Slow Burn, Ditch Projects, Springfield, OR
When the Sun Hits, The Pit, Los Angeles, CA
Warp and Weft, Chain Stitch and Pearl: Textiles in the Ahmanson Collection, Fieldsted & Company, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Made in LA, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
The Word Today, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Germany
2013 Forêt Intérieure/Interior Forest, 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA
An Annotated Exhibition, Hilary Crisp Gallery, London, UK
2012 Womb-Womb Room, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Organic/Synthetic, Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale, CA
2002 Intersticies, Solway Jones, Los Angeles, CA
1999 Beck & Al Hansen: Playing With Matches, performance, Plug In Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada; traveled to Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA; Thread Waxing Space, New York, NY; Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, Canada; Art Beatus, Vancouver, Canada; Power Plant, Toronto, Canada; Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, Canada; Schloss Moyland Museum, Joseph Beuys Institute, Bedburg-Hau, Germany; LaForet, Tokyo, Japan; and Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art, Nashville, TN
1998 Beck & Al Hansen: Playing With Matches, performance of Al Hansen’s Elegy for the Fluxus Dead, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
Beck & Al Hansen: Playing With Matches, performance, Yoko Ono Piano Drop, Track 16, Santa Monica, CA
Beck & Al Hansen: Playing With Matches, performance, Thread Waxing Space, New York City, NY
Beck & Al Hansen: Playing With Matches, performance of Al Hansen’s Elegy for the Fluxus Dead, Plug, In, Winnipeg, Canada
1996 Hansen on Happenings, performance, Kölnisches Stadt Museum, Cologne, Germany
1991 Untitled Happening, The Other 45 Minutes, Los Angeles, CA
Untitled Happening, Café Troy, Los Angeles, CA
ARTICLES AND EXHIBITION REVIEWS
Lester, Paul and Sigloff, Stephen. “Q&A With Los Angeles Artist Channing Hansen”. The Agency. March 6, 2015
Zimskind, Lyle. “‘Made in L.A. 2014’: Channing Hansen’s Quantum Paintings are Really Knit”. Los Angeles Magazine. July 17, 2014.
Frank, Priscilla. “’Made In L.A. 2014′: To Walk Amongst Giants Or To Jam Out Alone?”. The Huffington Post. June 21, 2014.
Chang, Richard. “’Made in L.A.’ focuses on emerging artists from City of Angels”. Orange County Register. June 20, 2014.
Knight, Christopher. “’Made in L.A.’ biennial art survey taps a social undercurrent”. Los Angeles Times. June 19, 2014.
Wu, Su. “Art Matters | A Biennial in, and About, Los Angeles”. The New York Times. June 13, 2014.
Fitzpatrick, Kyle. “Made in L.A. 2014: Channing Hansen”, Los Angeles I’m Yours. May 23, 2014.
Williams, Maxwell. “Made in L.A. 2014 Curator Michael Ned Holte on SoCal Cultural Microclimates”. KCET.org. February 20, 2014.
Butler, Connie. “This Is Art—These People Are Artists: Pacific Standard Time, Conceptual Art, and Other Momentous Events from a Local Point of View”. Art Journal, Spring 2012.
Baxter, Jared. “Night Terrors”. ArtSlant. January 17, 2012.
Velasco, David. “Total Bequest Live”. Art Forum Diary. April 28, 2006.
2000 Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
The Ahmanson Foundation, Los Angeles
Various private collections