Isabel Yellin

b. 1987 in New York City. Lives and works in Los Angeles.

MA - Painting - Royal College of Art, London, UK
B.A. (Honors) - Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH


Altar, Mandranova in Residence, Sicily, Italy
Show Me As I Want To Be Seen, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

Fabric Faces, Powder Phrases, Althuis Hofland Fine Arts
NADA Miami 2018 with M. LeBlanc
Sexy Xmas, The Lodge, Los Angeles, CA
Cuddle Puddle, Althuis Hofland Fine Arts, Amsterdam, NL (solo)
Art Berlin Contemporary with M. LeBlanc, Berlin, Germany
Velvet Concrete, M. LeBlanc Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
All Hands on Deck, curated by Kate McNamara, Ben Maltz Galleries at Otis College, Los Angeles, CA

SKIPTRACER, M. LeBlanc Gallery, Chicago, IL
Rachel LaBine, Lucy Kim, Isabel Yellin - Lyles & King, New York, NY
Art Toronto w/ Night Gallery
EXPO Chicago, Mira Dancy + Isabel Yellin, Night Gallery, Chicago,IL
It'll Come, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
Tabula Rasa, Cabinet/Studiolo, Milan, Italy (solo)

You Gotta Be Bad You Gotta Be Good - Rear Window, NYC (solo)
Peeling - Lock Up International, Istanbul, Turkey (solo)
Pillow Talk, Skibum MacArthur, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
Someplace Else Right Now, Frank Zappa's UMRK, Los Angeles, CA
Ghetto Anglaise, Observer, Hastings, UK

Do a Double Take + All Will Be Clear - Vigo Gallery, London (solo)
Summertime* - Galerist, Istanbul, Turkey
VOLUMES - Berthold Pott at Kunstverein Kölnberg, Germany

Untitled Art Fair, Miami, FL
IDEA Miami 2014 - Kowall + Odermatt Projects, Miami, FL
Group Show - Galleria Nicodim, Bucharest, Romania
Brand New Second Hand - Vigo Gallery, London
Undulate - Vigo Gallery, London (solo)
Featured Artist - Bahia Vik - Vik Retreats, Jose Ignacio, Uruguay
Royal College of Art Degree Show - London, UK

Awards, Grants, Commissions, and Residencies:

Mandranova Artist in Resident, Sicily, Italy

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
Commissioned Award for Sexybeast LA to honor Jenny Holzer
Shortlisted for The Hopper Prize


Artforum | All Hands On Deck

The New Yorker | Goings on About Town Dec. 18 & 25, 2017|

Artforum | Isabel Yellin at Skibum MacArthur

LAWeekly | Dress Form, Punching Bag or Both? A Haunting Show in Westlake

Artsy | Isabel Yellin Turns to Leatherette, Latex, and Corset Boning in Vigorous New Work

Artuner | Isabel Yellin

FiskFrisk Magazine | “Managing the Conflight: Vincenzo Della Corte in Conversation with Isabel Yellin”

The Art Newspaper | “In The Frame” - The Art Newspaper Number 265, February 2015