Artist-in-Residence

Samara Golden

Samara Golden, "The Meat-Grinder's Iron Clothes" (installation view), 2017 Whitney Biennial.
Samara Golden, The Meat-Grinder’s Iron Clothes (installation view), 2017 Whitney Biennial. Image courtesy of the artist and Night Gallery.

Artist Bio

American, born 1973, lives in Los Angeles, CA.

Samara Golden graduated from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 1995 and received her MFA from Columbia University in 2009. Golden has had solo exhibitions at MoMA PS1, New York; YBCA, San Francisco; Night Gallery, Los Angeles; and CANADA, New York. Her work was included in the 2014 Hammer Biennial, and Room to Live at MOCA Los Angeles. Golden’s most recent project, “The Meat Grinder’s Iron Clothes,” was featured in the 2017 Whitney Biennial. A monograph was published in conjunction with her exhibition at MoMA PS1, and her work has been included in Artforum, Art in America, The New York Times, The New Yorker, and Mousse, among other publications. Golden’s work is in the permanent collection of The Whitney Museum, New York; LACMA and MOCA, Los Angeles; The Zabludowicz Collection, London; and The Yuz Museum, Shanghai.