2002 MFA The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

1998 BFA University of New Mexico


Solo Exhibitions

2008 Lisa Caccioppoli: New Work, Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Chicago, IL

2006 Lisa Caccioppoli: New Works on Paper, Project Row Houses, Houston TX

2005 The Great Wide Open, ThreeWalls, Chicago, IL

1999 Cryptographic Instructions, ASA Gallery, Albuquerque, NM


Selected Group Exhibitions


Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery via Zatista at The Affordable Art Fair, New York, NY

LIVE/WORK Space, Camel Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

Round Robin in Residence at A.I.R. Gallery, Round Robin Collective at A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


Ecstatic, Round Robin Collective at the former convent of St. Cecilia’s Parish, Brooklyn, NY


Winter Group Show, Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, Chicago, IL


A Parliament of Owls, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Remain in Light: The Suburban Down State, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL at ISU University Galleries, Bloomington, Illinois


Spacemakers, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL at Lothringer Dreizehn, Munich, Germany

Casablanca, ThreeWalls, Chicago, IL

Miracle Editions at the Stray Show, Chicago IL

Small Victories, Modest Contemporary Art Projects, Chicago, IL


Cheap, Gallery 312, Chicago IL

Intentions (A Working Title), The Pond Project, Chicago, IL


Cheap, White Columns, New York, NY

Cover Me, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL at The Stray Show, Chicago, IL

Aficionado, The Pond Project, Chicago, IL

The Summer Show, Gallery 312, Chicago, IL

Roadkill, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL

The Middle of the Road, Gallery 1926, Chicago, IL


Project Raum 300, Akademie der Bildenden Künst, Munich, Germany

Slumber Party Noir, Space 365, Chicago, IL

Right on the Wall, Merwin Gallery, Bloomington, IL

Group Show, Gallery 2, Chicago, IL

Art Star, Embassy Suites, Chicago, IL


Art Show, C.C.C. Fine Arts Gallery, Blackwood, NJ

Millennium Icon, ASA Gallery, Blackwood, NJ

Invitational No. 1, ASA Gallery, Albuquerque, NM




Can I Come Over to Your House?: The First 10 Years of the Suburban, Poor Farm Press. (Essay excerpt by James Yood)


Ward, Jeff M. “Adrian Piper Made Me Do It,” Core Yearbook 2005-2006 (The Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX)

Yood, James. Review in Artforum, January 2006, XLIV, No. 5


“Cheap Shots,” TenbyTen, Vol. 2, No. 3

“Margherita Manzelli at The Art Institute of Chicago, Coterie, Vol. 1, Issue 2 (authored)

“Cover Me,” for The Suburban, The Early Years 1999-2003 (authored)


Guernsey, Sarah, Middle of the Road: A Suburban Affect (essay for catalogue)

Cassidy, Victor M. “Prairie Smoke,”, August 2002

Douglas, L.J. “Right on the Wall,” Dialogue, March-April 2002


Miles, Jane. “Wall Art Makes a Strong Impression” The Argus, November 2001

Noll, Damien. “Mundane Beauty,” Chicago Journal, Vol 1, No. 50


Professional Experience


Adjunct Instructor, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL


Nominee, Richard H. Driehaus Foundation’s Individual Artist Award


Artist in Residence, ThreeWalls, Chicago, IL

Guest Lecturer, NSLC Conference, Loyola University, Chicago IL

Visiting Artist (course: Encounters with a Critical Creative Aesthetic); University of Illinois at Chicago


Visiting Artist for Chicago Study Program of Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL

Panelist, Artistic Arrogance and the Contemporary Moment, Art Chicago Fair


Panelist, Summer Show Artists Discussion, Gallery 312, Chicago, IL

Panelist, Contemporary Art, Akademie der Bildenden Künst; Munich, Germany