Taylor Zanke (1992, Canada) is an artist who uses material from everyday life to explore space and presence. He is the founder of Allowing Many Forms, a publisher of artist's books.


  • 2018MArch Columbia University, New York, New York
  • 2018MS Columbia University, New York, New York
  • 2014BFA Parsons the New School for Design, New York, New York

Group Exhibitions

  • 2023Leaf Thru, Pore Over. RUTH Gallery, Los Angeles, California
  • 2023I Know Some Things Form Without You. TRYST (Torrance Art Museum) with RUTH Gallery, Torrance, California

Releases & Publications

  • 2024Taylor Zanke. Forthcoming, Allowing Many Forms
  • 2024Taylor Zanke, Alicia Cheatham. Forthcoming, Allowing Many Forms
  • 2023Taylor Zanke, Cody Miner. The Halves and Half Nots, Allowing Many Forms
  • 2021Taylor Zanke, Matthew Ransom. Figures, Figure Press
  • 2019Taylor Zanke. Two Visits, Allowing Many Forms
  • 2018Taylor Zanke. Resonance Studies (Building Soundings 1, 2, 3), Self, Digital
  • 2016Taylor Zanke, Various Authors. Housing the Majority in Baishizhou Village, Shenzhen China, Studio-X Beijing, Columbia University
  • 2014Taylor Zanke, Various Authors. From A-Z, BFA Thesis 2013-14, Parsons / The New School
  • 2013Taylor Zanke. Honolulu, New York, Allowing Many Forms
  • 2013Taylor Zanke, Various Authors. Currents: Translations, Synoptic Office

Special Projects

  • 2023Allowing Many Forms Handmade Book Residency (Winter). 4 Participants. Led by Taylor Zanke, Los Angeles, California.
  • 2022Allowing Many Forms Handmade Book Residency (Fall). 6 Participants. Led by Taylor Zanke, New York, New York.


  • 2018William Kinne Travelling Fellowship, for A Building Depository: New Temporal Accumulation of Subject Matter, Material, and Memory. Columbia University, New York, New York.


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Studio in Pasadena, California