Born in 1975, Hong Kong, China.
BA, California College of the Arts,San Francisco, California
Fat Children Ruined My Life, F2 Gallery, Beijing, China
Nathan Larramendy Gallery, Ojai, CA, USA
I Love My Foreigner Friends, Queen’s Nail Annex, San Francisco, CA, USA
Let’s Stop Pretending, ASU Museum, Phoenix, AZ, USA
I See Your Problem, But I Don’t See You, Lizabeth Oliveria Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Don’t Touch Me, Lizabeth Oliveria Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Girls Want to Have Fun!,1918 ArtSPACE, Shanghai, China
The California Calligraphy Summit, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA
When the East is in the House, w/ Iona Rozeal Brown, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta, GA, USA
Terra Non Firma, Howard House, Seattle, WA, USA
Gypsies Curse, curated by Jose-Carlos Diaz, Miami, FL, USA
Change of Address, Lizabeth Oliveria Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Bling BlAsian Bling w/ Iona Rozeal Brown, Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA, USA
Double Happiness, Cassius King Gallery, San Diego, CA, USA
No War, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Monotype Marathon, Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA, USA
SizzlePop, benefit exhibition for SFMOMA, Phoenix Hotel, San Francisco, CA
Puchaa’s Short Cut, Musee d’Honneur Miniscule, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA
Drama Fluffers, interactive digital installation for group show «Sight Unseen», The Exploratorium, San Francisco, CA, USA.
That Girl!, Lizabeth Oliveria Gallery, Oakland, CA, USA
Emerge, group exhibition, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
«Jason Jagel and Stella Lai at Nathan Larramendy Gallery», Josef Woodard, Artweek
«Stella Lai and Iona Rozeal Brown at Saltworks», Rebecca Dimling Cochran, Art in America, November 2006, p. 216
«Luggage Store», Lucy Martin, ANP Quarterly, RVCA, 2006.
«The City of Los Angeles: A Short Survey on the Los Angeles Art Scene», Clayton Campbell, Flash Art, January/February 2006, p. 77.
«Sex Sells», Tim Birch, CityLife, September 2005, Issue 604/22-28, page 70.
«Iona Rozeal Brown & Stella Lai at the Luggage Store», Marisa Olson, Flash Art, July-September 2004, pg. 52.
«Culture/Black Magic Women», Ommar Sommereyns, Street Weekly, July 9, 2004.
«Stella Lai at Lizabeth Oliveria Gallery», Melissa Feldman, Art in America, May 2004, pg. 171.
«Stella Lai at Lizabeth Oliveria Gallery», Lindsey Westbrook, Artweek, November 2003, Volume 34, Issue #9.
Critic’s Pick: San Francisco, Glen Helfand, Artforum.com, September – October 2003
«Message Behind the Mask», San Francisco, SF Examiner, Anne Crump, Sept. 12, 2002
«Web Layout Part 2.» Web Creators, May.
Breathe Residency, Chinese Arts Centre, Manchester, UK
ASU Art Museum Collection