William LaChance

William LaChance

Saint Louis, MO, United States

About William LaChance

Listed among Artnet's index of TOP 500 ARTISTS FROM THE UNITED STATES, BORN 1966 OR AFTER, William LaChance is an American painter and professor of painting and art history born in St Louis, MO., received a BFA from The Kansas City Art Institute and an MFA from Indiana University and was artist in residence at The Chautauqua Institution, New York and The Oxbow School, Michigan. William LaChance's works are in the permanent collections of The US Federal Reserve, Lambert St Louis International Airport, The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) and Nike Inc. William LaChance has been published in JUXTAPOZ Magazine, Architectural Digest, VOGUE, HYPEBEAST, ARTFORUM, ARTDESK and Le MILE. LaChance's mural adorning the Kinloch, MO basketball courts was recently named the best designed art court in the world by Architectural Digest and VOGUE Magazine


BFA, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
The Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua,NY
University of Maryland, College Park, MD
MFA, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN


PITTI IMMAGINE UOMO Fashion Week Florence, Italy 2020 Gauthier Paris x Wm LaChance Collaboration

ART BASEL MIAMI "Hello Miami" Mira Mikati x Wm LaChance Collaboration


EXPO CHICAGO 2018 Solo booth with BEERS LONDON

Art Athina 2017, Athens Greece, works on paper

Milan Fashion Week 2017 Musso F/W line based on my paintings debut and featured in Vogue Italia

Chart Art 2017, Copenhagen

American Apparel featured artist 2015, Against Nudity Fashion House of Montreal: collaboration / clothing line, 2015


2019 Delimbo Gallery, Madrid "RARO"

Joshua Liner Gallery, NYC, solo exhibition

2018 BEERS LONDON, solo exhibition: "(After)
Edge City"

2017 BEERS LONDON "75 Works on Paper"
Art Athina, Athens Greece
Chart Art, Copenhagen
Rod Bianco Gallery, Oslo, Norway
Direktorenhaus, Berlin, Germany
Junior Space, Melbourne, Australia
0-0, Los Angeles

2014 Houska Gallery, Two Person Exhibition
SIBA Gallery, New Abstract Works

2013 SIBA Gallery, “Observing the Observer”, two person exhibit with Anne Rowe
Houska Gallery, Group Exhibition
Hoffman LaChance Contemporary, “On the Shoulders of…”, Group exhibition
SOHA Gallery, Group Exhibition
2012 Lambert International Airport, Exhibition of preparatory works for Installation Pieces

2011 Lambert International Airport, Glass Art Installation Unveiling
2010 Beverly Center for the Arts, Chicago, IL Seven Painters

2010 (cont.) St. Louis Arts and Education Council, Centene Center for the Arts, Solo Exhibition
2009 Ann Nathan Gallery, Chicago, IL, Group Exhibition
2008 C.O.C.A. Millstone Gallery of Art, “Personal Allegories, Three Person Exhibition with Jesse Thomas and Ian Weaver
2007 C.O.C.A. Millstone Gallery of Art
Recent Trends: Works on Paper, Michael Byron, juror
2006-07 Ann Nathan Gallery, Large Scale Paintings
2006 Mark Palmer Gallery, Paducah, KY, Solo Exhibition
Gallery Fraga, Seattle, WA, Solo Exhibition
Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO Selections From the Museum's Flat Files Collection
2005 Houska Gallery “Souvenir” Solo Exhibition