Jasmin Sian
if I had a little zoo: HRH Fennel and busy bumblebee, 2015
Ink, graphite and cut-outs on deli bag paper
Diptych
5 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches each
13.3 x 8.3 cm each

Jasmin Sian
if I had a little zoo: I miss Gus the mopey polar bear in the Central Park zoo, 2015
Ink, graphite and cut-outs on deli bag paper
3 3/4 x 5 1/8 inches
9.5 x 13 cm

Jasmin Sian
if I had a little zoo: donkey and sheep hit the woods in late Summer (forest series), 2015
Ink, graphite and cut-outs on deli bag paper
4 1/2 x 4 5/8 inches
11.4 x 11.7 cm

Jasmin Sian

Garden 3, 2013: if i had a little zoo, 2013
5 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches
14.6 x 14 cm

Jasmin Sian
if I had a little zoo: sparrow, fern, 2015
Ink, graphite and cut-outs on deli bag paper
5 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches
13.3 x 9.5 cm

Jasmin Sian
Mom's garden, late Spring, 2015
Ink, graphite and cut-outs on deli bag paper
Diptych
Left panel: 3 3/4 x 5 inches (9.5 x 12.7 cm)
Right panel: 3 1/2 x 3 inches (8.9 x 7.6 cm)

Jasmin Sian

grandmother's village map, 2014
Mixed media
7 x 7 inches
17.8 x 17.8 cm

Jasmin Sian

garden 2, 2013: sheep pow wow under Texas redbud tree, 2013
Gouache, graphite and cut-outs on deli-bag paper
6 x 3 3/4 inches
15.2 x 9.5 cm

Jasmin Sian

jasmin's boyhood: lola's house and Tarzan's friends, 2012
Graphite and cut-outs on 19th century book page
5 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches
14.6 x 9.5 cm

Jasmin Sian
if i had a little zoo, 2, 2013
Ink, graphite and cut-outs on deli bag paper
Diptych
5 1/8 x 3 5/8 inches each
13 x 9.2 cm each

Jasmin Sian

jasmin's boyhood: lola's house and her animals, 2012
Gouache, graphite and cut-outs on 19th century book page
5 x 3 1/4 inches
12.7 x 8.3 cm

 

 

Biography

Jasmin Sian (b. 1969) lives and works in New York, NY. Sain received a Certificat des etudes de la langue francaise in 1989 from the Universite Catholique d’Anger in Anger, France; she received a Bachelor of Art degree in 1991 from the University of Houston in Houston, TX; and a Masters of Fine Art degree in 1998 from Parsons School of Design in New York, NY.

 

Sian is the recipient of the 1998 Joan Mitchell MFA Grant, New Orleans, LA; the 1997 Larrogue Artist Colony, Larrogue, France; and the 1989 Alliance Francaise Scholarship, Alliance Francaise, Houston, TX.

 

Sian has had solo exhibitions at Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA and Cameron and Weiland, New York, NY. Recent group exhibitions include Chick Lit: Revised Summer Reading, Tracy Williams Ltd, New York, NY, 2013; East Ex East, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy, 2011; Alimatuan: The Emerging Artist as American Filipino, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI, 2011; Moment by Moment: Meditations of the Hand, North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND, 2011; artintime, Sumi, New York, NY, 2011; The Joan Mitchell Foundation 1997-1999 MFA Grant Recipient Group Exhibition, Cue Art Foundation, New York, NY, 2005; Jasmin, E31 Gallery, Athens, Greece, 2005; Jasmin Sian and Matthew Sontheimer, Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA, 2004; Needle Art:  A Postmodern Sewing Circle, Exhibits USA, Kansas City, MO, 2003; Gardens of Pleasure, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI, 2000;  (In)tangible, Margaret Thatcher Gallery, New York, NY, 2000;  inter-views 1999, Kappatos Gallery, Athens, Greece, 1999; needle art, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, 1999;  and Warmer Still, Videoland, New York, NY, 1999.

 

Selected public collections include The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL and Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Boston, MA.