Liat Yossifor was born in Israel in 1974. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the San Francisco Art Institute in 1996 and her Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of California, Irvine in 2002. She completed her residencies at the Ucross Foundation, Clearmont, WY in 2008 and as a guest of the Deutsche Borse Residency Program at the Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany in 2010.
She has had numerous solo exhibitions nationally and internationally, including Páramo Galeria, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico; Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO; Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA; Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles, CA; Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe Gallery, New York, NY; Anita Beckers Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany; Noga Gallery of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel; and the Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA.
Recent group exhibitions include the Margulies Collection, Miami, FL; Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA; the University of La Verne, La Verne, CA; the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, New London, CT; the Museum of Modern Fine Arts, Minsk, Belarus; University of California, Los Angeles, CA; Aurobora Press, San Francisco, CA; Deep River, Los Angeles, CA; the Beacon House, Inglewood, CA; and Kunsthaus Nuremberg, Nuremberg, Germany. Forthcoming in 2015 is a solo project at the Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO; and a solo show at Pitzer Art Galleries, Claremont, CA. An artist book will be released in Fall 2015 by DoopelHouse Press, Los Angeles, CA.
Yossifor lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.