Lawrence Keaty was born in Taipei and grew up in Shanghai. He received a BA from Kenyon College (2008) with a major in Studio Art and he earned his MFA from Washington University in St. Louis (2010). Since finishing school he has lived in South Australia, Taiwan, New Mexico, and Busan. Over the past ten years his artistic interests have spanned a wide variety of mediums and subjects. He has worked in stop motion animation, miniatures, pencil drawings, and woodblock prints. Many of his pieces are autobiographical and place bits of his own life into the realm of fantasy. Evident throughout his work is also a keen interest in nature. He currently lives and works in Taipei.       

Lawrence Keaty was born in Taipei and grew up in Shanghai. He received a BA from Kenyon College (2008) with a major in Studio Art and he earned his MFA from Washington University in St. Louis (2010). Since finishing school he has lived in South Australia, Taiwan, New Mexico, and Busan. Over the past ten years his artistic interests have spanned a wide variety of mediums and subjects. He has worked in stop motion animation, miniatures, pencil drawings, and woodblock prints. Many of his pieces are autobiographical and place bits of his own life into the realm of fantasy. Evident throughout his work is also a keen interest in nature. He currently lives and works in Taipei.

 

 

SOLO + 2 PERSON SHOWS

2017: Monadenium & Euphorbia
Lei Gallery, Taichung and TAV Cafe, Taipei, Taiwan

2016: Most Days Not Much Happens
with Aaron Bos-Wahl
Comfort Station, Chicago, Illinois, USA

2015: Into the Jungle
PUBLIC GALLERY, Louisville, Kentucky, USA

2014: The Wolf Pack and other Works on Paper
日木安, Taipei, Taiwan

2013: Sea Monster and other Arbitrary Tales
Galerie 239, Taichung, Taiwan

2012: Dead Dog Beach
with John Keenan
Lei Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan



GROUP SHOWS

2015: Jack n Jenny
G-CADD, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

2014: Work in Progress
Archetype Factory, Taipei, Taiwan

2013: Le Rouge Presents an Art Show Featuring...
Le Rouge, Taipei, Taiwan

2013: Free D
Swanson Contemporary Gallery, Louisville, KY, USA

2013: Three Guys' First Annual Art Event
Three Guys Apartment, Taipei, Taiwan

2010: MFA Thesis Exhibition
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA

2009: Team Art First-year MFA Show
Des Lee Gallery, Saint Louis Missouri, USA

2008: Splatter Control
Olin Gallery, Gambier, Ohio, USA

2008: Five Colleges of Ohio Juried Student Bienniel
Ebert Art Center, Wooster, Ohio, USA