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b. 1971, San Francisco, CA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA




2001     MFA Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

1994     BFA Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI 



2016     Lecia Dole-Recio, GAVLAK, Los Angeles

2011     Untitled Exhibition, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

            Vienna Secession, Grafisches Kabinett, Vienna, Austria

2009     Untitled Exhibitoin, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

2006     MOCA Focus: Lecia Dole-Recio, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (cat.)

2005     Untitled Exhibition, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

2004     Untitled Exhibition, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

            Galerie Stephan Adamski, Aachen

2002     Untitled Exhibition, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles 



2019   Frederick Weston: Happening, Gordon Robinchaux, New York, NY

2017   Flaming June VII (Flaming Creatures), GAVLAK, Los Angeles, CA

           Not I, We, Gavlak, Los Angeles, CA

2015    Ten Year Anniversary, GAVLAK, Los Angeles, CA and Palm Beach, FL

            Surface of Color, curated by Paul Pescador, The Pit, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)

            Paperworks, Craft and Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)

2014    Made In LA, The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

            Inaugural Exhibition, Gavlak Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011     California Abstract Painting: 1962-2012, Woodbury University, Los Angeles

2010     Lecia Dole-Recio, Lisa Lapinski, Caroline Thomas, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

2009     CUT: The Makings of Removal, Wingall Museum of Contemporary Art at Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

             The Rainbow, Phil Art/Objects, Los Angeles, CA

             Round Up, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

             Scores, Curated by Volume (Robert Crouch and Ed Patuto) Lawrimore Project, Seattle, WA

             Painthings, Curated by Sam Gordon, Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami

             Lecia Dole-Recio with Anya Kielar and Yuko Murata, Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York

2008     Zuordnungsprobleme, Johann Konig, Berlin

             Cohabitation: 13 artists and Collage, Galleria Francesca Kaufmann, Milan, Italy

             Before and After Science, Curated by Michael Ned Holte, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

2007     Uneasy Angel/Imagine Los Angeles, Spruth Magers, Munich

             Good Morning, Midnight Organized by Bruce Hainley, Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York

2006     Untitled Group Exhibition, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

             Too Much Love, organized by Amy Adler, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles

             LAXed: Paintings from the other side, Peres Projects, Berlin

             Argekunst Galerie Museum, Bozen-Bolzano, Italy (catalogue)

             Hotel California, The Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale, California

2005     Plip, Plip, Plippity, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

             In the Abstract, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica

             Ginny Bishton, Lecia Dole-Recio, Taft Green, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

2004     2004 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, (Curated by Chrissie Iles, Shamim Momin, Debra Singer)

             Full House: Olivia booth, Lecia Dole-Recio, Liz Larner, Candace Nycz, Monique van Genderen, Claremont Graduate University,

             East Gallery, Claremont, CA (Curated by David Pagel)

2003     Retreat, Peres Projects, Los Angeles

             Lecia Dole-Recio, Monique van Genderen and Bart Esposito, Margo Victor, Los Angeles

             A Red Letter Day, Fredericks Freiser Gallery, New York (Curated by Terry R. Myers)

             Ishtar, Midway Contemporary Art, St. Paul, Minnesota (Curated by Bruce Hainley)

             Painting show,Vienna Art Space, Chicago

2002     Tomma Abts, Morgan Fisher, James Hayward, Lecia Dole-Recio, Daniel Buchholz Galerie, Cologne

             Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now: Two Year Anniversary Exhibition, Low, Los Angeles

2001     Snapshot: New Work from Los Angeles, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (catalogue)

             crisp, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York

             Lisa Lapinski, Lecia Dole-Recio, Susanna Maing, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles

             Paintland, Lemon Sky, Los Angeles (Curated by Terry R. Myers) 



2017     Pagel, David. “No wallflowers here: Sparks fly when art mingles on the walls of 'Flaming   

             June VII',” Los Angeles Times, June 27, 2017

2016     Shaw, Michael, “Review: Lecia Dole-Recio,” Art Scene, July/August.

2015     Samet, Jennifer, “Beer with a Painter, LA Edition: Lecia Dole-Recio,” Hyperallergic, July 11, 2015.

             Darling, Nikki, “The Color of Context,” Los Angeles Review of Books, March 1, 2015.

2009     Taft, Catherine, "Lecia Dole Recio at Richard Telles Fine Art," Artforum Mar.: 252. (rep.)

             Knight, Christopher, "Draw a line? Nah, just connect," Review, The Los Angeles Times 23 Jan.: E23.

             Sholis, Brian, Critic's Picks, "Lecia Dole-Recio at Casey Kaplan Gallery," Jan..

2008     Kelly, Danielle. "Now We're Talking! Pagel brings the best of LA to town with Magnificent Results," Las Vegas Weekly 18-       
             24 Dec. 2008: 60.

             Pagel, David. "Holding it Together, or Putting the Pieces Back into Place", LA Now, Las Vegas Art Museum, Exhibition catalogue.

             Wharton, Annie. "Cut: Makings of Removal," THE Magazine Nov.: 44.

             Taft, Catherine. "Before & After Science," Art Review May: 39 (rep.)

             Knight, Christopher. "Mixing Science and Intuition," The Los Angeles Times, 22 Feb.: E25.

             Schad, Ed. "The Science of Study,", Oneline review 2 Oct. 2008.

2007     Sonnenborn, Katie. "Good Morning, Midnight," Frieze Oct.: 275.

             Cotter, Holland. "Good Morning, Midnight." The New York Times Jul. 27: B30.

             Columbus, Nikki. Critic's Picks, "Good Morning, Midnight." Jul..

2006     Myers, Terry R., "Reviews: Lecia Dole-Recio," Art Review Nov. 2006: 192.

             Hainley, Bruce. "Los Angeles Review: Lecia Dole-Recio, Museum of Contemporary Art," ArtForum, Nov. 2006: 305-306.

             Balaschak, Chris. "Lecia Dole-Recio, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA," Frieze Oct. 2006: 277.

             Martin, Victoria. "Lecia Dole-Recio at MOCA," ArtWeek Oct. 2006: 15.

             Taft, Catherine. Critic's Picks "Untitled Group Exhibition", 3-14 October.

             Sippl, Diane. "Then and There, Here and Now," Westside Today, Brentwood News September 2006: 54-55.

             Nelson, Arty, "Where Worlds Collide," LA Weekly 25-31 Aug. 2006: 56.

             Ollman, Leah. "Sharpening her wit," The Los Angeles Times 15 Aug. 2006: 3.

2004     Schieldahl, Peter. "What's New: The Whitney Biennial," The New Yorker 22 Mar.: 100-101.

             Knight, Christopher. "Binary Days at the Biennial", The Los Angeles Times 11 Apr. 2004: 43-44.

             Saltz, Jerry. "OK Corral," Village Voice 16 Mar.

             Myers, Terry R. "Abstract to a fault," ArtReview May: 58-61.

             Knight, Christopher. Review, Los Angeles Times 23 Jan.: 25.

2002     Hainley, Bruce, Review, ArtForum May: 187.

             Pagel, David. Review, Los Angeles Times 18 January: 41.



The Dicke Collection

Hammer Museum

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles

Tate Modern

Walker Art Center


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