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Gavin Turk 1967, UK

Rank (2014): 568 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 257

    Ongoing solo exhibitions 1

    until 08 Feb 2015
    Gavin Turk - We Are One - New Art Centre, Salisbury

    Ongoing group exhibitions 2

    until 10 Jan 2015
    The Remarkable Lightness of Being - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    until 20 Dec 2014
    Please Enter - Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York City, NY

    Solo shows 38

    2014
    Gavin Turk: A - Ben Brown Fine Arts - Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Gavin Turk – Pense Bête - Larm Galleri, Copenhagen
    2013
    Gavin Turk - GT - Monaco Project for the Arts, Monaco
    Gavin Turk - Vanacular / A Site-specific Project For The 55th Venice Biennale - Gervasuti Foundation, Venice
    Gavin Turk - The Years - Ben Brown Fine Arts, London
    Gavin Turk L\'Amour Fou - David Nolan Gallery, New York City, NY
    2012
    Transit Disaster - Paul Stolper Gallery, London
    Gavin Turk - Galerist Istanbul, Istanbul
    Gavin Turk - Patricia Low Contemporary, Geneva
    Beyond Decadence - Eduard Planting Fine Art Photographs, Amsterdam
    Gavin & Turk - Ben Brown Fine Arts, London
    2011
    En Face - VIGO, London
    Gavin Turk - Jack Shit! - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Gavin Turk: Before The World Was Round - Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna
    Gavin Turk - Me as He - Patricia Low Contemporary, Gstaad
    2010
    Gavin Turk - Almine Rech Gallery, Paris
    Les Bikes de bois rond - artconnexion, Lille
    Gavin Turk - CAC Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Málaga, Málaga
    2009
    Gavin Turk - The Mirror Stage - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
    Gavin Turk - Aurel Scheibler, Berlin
    Gavin Turk - Paul Stolper Gallery, London
    Gavin Turk, Jazzz - Sean Kelly Gallery, New York City, NY
    2008
    Gavin Turk - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Gavin Turk - Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel
    2007
    Gavin Turk - The Negotiation of Purpose - MAGASIN - Centre National d’art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble
    Gavin Turk - Badcock´s Gallery Ltd, Penzance, Cornwall
    Gavin Turk - The Negotiation of Purpose - GeM - Museum voor Actuele Kunst, The Hague
    2006
    Waste Not,Want Not - Galleri Veggerby, Copenhagen
    2005
    Gavin Turk - Almine Rech Gallery, Paris
    Gavin Turk - Melange - Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna
    Gavin Turk - White Elephant - Sean Kelly Gallery, New York City, NY
    2004
    Gavin Turk - The Golden Thread - White Cube, London
    2003
    Gavin Turk - ny kunstner i Galleri Veggerby - Galleri Veggerby, Copenhagen
    Gavin Turk - et in arcadia eggo - New Art Centre, Salisbury
    Gavin Turk - Spare Change - Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin
    1998
    Gavin Turk - The Stuff Show - SLG South London Gallery, London
    1995
    Gavin Turk - Galerie Aurel Scheibler - Cologne, Cologne
    1993
    Gavin Turk - A Marvellous Force of Nature - White Cube, London

    Group shows 219

    2014
    What Marcel Duchamp Taught Me - FAS Contemporary, London
    Wish You Were Here - The Atkinson, Southport
    Dublin Biennial 2014 - Dublin Biennial, Dublin
    Building Site - Meadow Arts, Craven Arms, Shropshire
    Platform - Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels
    Imaginarium - Larm Galleri, Copenhagen
    Home - The Crisis Commission - The Bermondsey Project, London
    Full House - 15 Years of Inventory and Exhibitions at Aeroplastics Contemporary - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Paparazzi ! Photographes, stars et artistes - Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz
    Sculpture Show - Patricia Low Contemporary, St. Moritz
    2013
    Artists of the Colony Room - England & Co, London
    Expression: A Philosophical Portrait Of Humankind - Ben Brown Fine Arts - Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Le Futur Commence Ici - FRAC - Nord-Pas de Calais, Dunkerque
    SIGNS ON THE ROAD A GROUP EXHIBITION AT THE CAC MÁLAGA - CAC Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Málaga, Málaga
    Sculpture after Artschwager - David Nolan Gallery, New York City, NY
    Works on Paper - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
    London Utd - Kling & Bang Gallery, Reykjavik
    Making faces - Falmouth Art Gallery, Falmouth, Cornwall
    Bakers Dozen V: Marginal Revolutions - Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
    The Art Of Not Making - Hå gamle prestegard, Nærbø
    XXH - Premiere Rétrospective - Fondation Francès, Senlis
    Snap / The Portfolio 2012 - Paul Stolper Gallery, London
    Glasstress 2013 / 55th Venice Biennale of Art, Collateral Event - Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti, Venice
    Déjà-vu? Die Kunst der Wiederholung von Dürer bis YouTube - Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    Poesia - Werke Sammlung Rik Reinking - Städtische Galerie Delmenhorst, Delmenhorst
    Editions - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
    2012
    Adventure - Herrick Gallery, London
    Carving in Britan from 1910 to Now - Contemporary Carving - FAS Contemporary, London
    The Fabricated Object - Sumarria Lunn, London
    Art, science & fiction - MAC's Grand Hornu - Musée des Arts Contemporains, Hornu
    With An Apple I will Astonish - Large Glass, London
    Entr\'acte - Aurel Scheibler, Berlin
    The Art Of Chess - The Saatchi Gallery, London
    The End of Everything/A New Beginning - Larm Galleri, Copenhagen
    Plate - Herrick Gallery, London
    London Twelve - City Gallery Prague / Galerie Hlavního Města Prahy, Prague
    Made In Britain - Contemporary Art From The British Council Collection 1980 - 2010 - National Gallery of Arts - Tirana, Tirana
    The End - Jacob's Island Gallery, London
    Sara & André and several pieces from Gavin Turks\' shop - The Mews Project Space, London
    Déjà-vu? Die Kunst der Wiederholung von Dürer bis YouTube - Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    The Artists’ Postcard Show - Spike Island, Bristol
    2011
    Radical Drawing - Purdy Hicks Gallery, London
    Post Pop - Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland
    Frisch ausgepackt – Wie Kunst altert - Kraftwerk Depot - MARTa Herford, Herford
    #40 Ideal Home - Chelsea space - Chelsea College of Art and Design, London
    What? - Mimmo Scognamiglio Artecontemporanea, Milan
    Small Medium Large - Donjon de Vez, Vez
    Farbe im Fluss - 20 Jahre Weserburg - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    Hackney Hoard - Galerie8, London
    Eat Me - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
    Made in Britain: Contemporary Art from the British Council Collection 1980–2010 - Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong
    Deep inside - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Wax - Sensation in contemporary sculpture - KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art, Aalborg
    Abstraction(s) - mitterrand+cramer / art advisory, Geneva
    Fountain Show - Dispari & Dispary Project, Reggio Emilia
    Drawing 2011 – Biennial Fundraiser - The Drawing Room, London
    Poisson d\'Avril - VOUS ETES ICI, Amsterdam
    Blink! Light, Sound & the Moving Image - Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
    The Art of Chess - University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, QLD
    Peeping Tom - Kunsthal KAdE, Amersfoort
    WAX - Sensation in Contemporary Sculpture - Kunstforeningen GL Strand, Copenhagen
    Freibeuter der Utopie - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    Something That I’ll Never Really See: Contemporary Photography from the V&A - National Gallery of Modern Art - Bangalore, Bangalore
    2010
    Identity Theft - Mimmo Scognamiglio Artecontemporanea, Milan
    The Winter Show 2010 - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
    Then I remembered - Carter Presents, London
    Then I Remembered - Carter&Gallagher, London
    Diamonds are Forever - Scream London, London
    Be-Head - Andipa Gallery, London
    Something That I'll Never Really See, Contemporary Photography from the V&A - Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Mumbai
    The 5th Anniversary Exhibition - Patricia Low Contemporary, Geneva
    Transcending - Larm Galleri, Copenhagen
    Playing the City II - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
    Unsichtbare Schatten - Bilder der Verunsicherung - MARTa Herford, Herford
    The House of Fairy Tales - exquisite trove - Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn
    Kupferstichkabinett: Between Thought and Action - White Cube, London
    \"The Alchemy of Delusion\" - Summer group exhibition - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Pop Life: Art in a Material World - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
    Winter Show - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
    ... umso mehr - Kunsthalle Göppingen, Göppingen
    Passion fruits picked from the Olbricht Collection - me Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin
    Don\'t Piss on Me and Tell Me it\'s Raining - Apexart, New York City, NY
    The Art of chess - DOX - Centre for contemporary art, Prague
    The House of Fairy Tales - Millennium, St. Ives, Cornwall
    Seconde main - Musée d´Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris - MAM/ARC, Paris
    Ybas Retrospective - Jealous Gallery, London
    Peeping Tom - Vegas Gallery, London
    Pop Life - Warhol, Haring, Koons, Hirst, … - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
    Party! - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
    East Wing Nine presents EXHIBITIONISM: The Art of Display - Courtauld Institute of Art, London
    Sur le Dandysme Aujourd´Hui - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
    Banners of Persuasion - Demons, Yarns & Tales: Tapestries by Contemporary Artists - James Cohan Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    2009
    That’s all Folks! - Cultuurcentrum Brugge, Bruges
    Horn of Plenty - Viktor Wynd Fine Art, London
    Recent British Drawings - Trinity Contemporary, London
    Auction and exhibition in aid of the Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture - Sumarria Lunn, London
    Sphères 2009 - Galleria Continua - Le Moulin, Boissy-le-Châtel
    Pop Life: Art in a Material World - Tate Modern, London
    Pop My Cherry - Patricia Low Contemporary, Geneva
    No Show - Nicholas Robinson Gallery (former Briggs Robinson Gallery), New York City, NY
    The Passionate Pursuit: Gifts and Promised Works from Donna and Cargill MacMillan, Jr. - Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
    Another Air - Galleria Alessandra Bonomo, Rome
    In Between the Lines - Trinity Contemporary, London
    A Shot In The Dark - Carter&Gallagher, London
    A Shot In The Dark - Carter Presents, London
    On The Line - Crimes Town, London
    Nation State - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
    Warholesque - Richard Young Gallery, London
    Distortion - Gervasuti Foundation, Venice
    Drawing 2009 Biennal Fundraiser - The Drawing Room, London
    Nation State - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
    Heads - Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Woollahra, NSW
    ARTISTS OF THE GALLERY - A SPECIAL SELECTION - Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna
    The Art of Chess - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
    2008
    Presque rien 2 - LGLondon, London
    Fresh Out of the Box - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
    Shaping a Space II - Galeria Mário Sequeira, Braga
    Rock My Religion 1 - DA2 - Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca
    Dystopia For All at The Wharf Road Project - Carter&Gallagher, London
    Deadly Serious - EXPRMNTL Galerie, Toulouse
    SIGNAL 8: Summer Salon Show - The Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
    Ready Made - Yvon Lambert - Paris, Paris
    Cancelled, Erased & Removed, A Group Show - Sean Kelly Gallery, New York City, NY
    CARTER presents TEN at The Printspace - Carter&Gallagher, London
    Starstruck - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
    The freak show - Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon
    Gavin Turk / Helen Chadwick: PISS OFF! / Martin Walde: HALUCIGENIA & MORE - Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna
    The Famous, the Infamous & the Really Quite Good - Decima Gallery, London
    2007
    Pop! - Collectors Contemporary, Singapore
    IN MY SOLITUDE - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Unfinished Symphony - FAS Contemporary, London
    Out of the Box And In The Garman Ryan Collection - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
    Max. Durchfahrtshöhe - Aurel Scheibler, Berlin
    Six Feet Under: Autopsy of Our Relations - Deutsches Hygiene Museum, Dresden
    When We Build, Let Us Think That We Build Forever - BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead
    The Collective - Paul Stolper Gallery, London
    says the junk in the yard - Flowers Galleries - Kingsland Road, London
    Monochromed II: White Out - FAS Contemporary, London
    Art Car Boot Fair 2007 - Art Car Boot Fair, London
    Role Exchange - Sean Kelly Gallery, New York City, NY
    Other Men\'s Flowers - Venetia Kapernekas Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Freak Show - Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon
    Citadel - David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen
    Drawing 2007 - The Drawing Room, London
    Timer 01 - Triennale Bovisa, Milan
    PURE - Sean Kelly Gallery, New York City, NY
    Draw - Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art - MIMA, Middlesbrough
    Darkness Visible – Contemporary Art Society Special Collection Scheme - Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton
    Gail Wigley Window Box - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
    2006
    Valencia Arte Contemporáneo - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
    VAC - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
    Peace Camp - The Brick Lane Gallery, London
    The Hiscox Collection #2 - Hiscox Art Projects, London
    In the darkest hour there may be light - Works from Damien Hirst’s murderme collection - Serpentine Gallery, London
    In the darkest hour there may be light - Brandler Galleries, Brentwood, Essex
    Multiplication - MAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo. Universidad de Chile, Santiago
    The Signings - Keith Talent Gallery, London
    Six Feet Under; Autopsie unseres Umgang mit Toten - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
    The Wonderful Fund - Collecting Art for the New Millenium - Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, West Sussex
    In Between - Galeria Presença - Lisboa, Lisbon
    Passionate Collectors - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
    Dark Matter - White Cube, London
    Rosa Almeida, Gavin Turk - In Between - Galeria Presença - Porto, Porto
    Stages of Life - Rethorics of Emotion - Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus & Kunstbau, Munich
    KAPITEL VII: Bühne des Lebens – Rhetorik des Gefühls - Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus & Kunstbau, Munich
    Die Jugend von heute - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
    Crivellli´s Nail - Chapter Gallery, Cardiff, Wales
    East Wing Collection No 7 Culture Bound - Courtauld Institute of Art, London
    2005
    Et maintenant - What now - Crac Alsace, Altkirch
    Superstars - Das Prinzip Prominenz. Von Warhol bis Madonna - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
    M City European Cityscape - Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
    Wonderful Fund Collection - Musée de Marrakech, Marrakech
    (my private) Heroes - MARTa Herford, Herford
    Contemporary Self-Portraiture/Re-assessing Identity - Earl Lu Gallery, Singapore
    2004
    gegenwärtig: Selbst, inszeniert - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
    Emotions Eins - Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main
    Sculptures - Almine Rech Gallery, Paris
    Jeremy Deller & Gavin Turk - Paul Stolper Gallery, London
    Angles - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
    Domestic (f)utility - New Art Centre, Salisbury
    2003
    Bag Lady - Cell Project Space, London
    December udstilling - Galleri Veggerby, Copenhagen
    ARTLAB Especial 2003 - Mobile Home, London
    GROUP SHOW - Mobile Home, London
    Square Show - Bloomberg Space, London
    Coollustre - Collection Lambert, Avignon
    Group exhibition - Multiplication - Mestna Galerija / City Art Gallery Ljubljana, Ljubljana
    Independence - SLG South London Gallery, London
    Tobias Putrih, Gavin Turk -Showroom - Almine Rech Gallery, Paris
    Works from the collection - The Saatchi Gallery, London
    2002
    It's Unfair! - Museum De Paviljoens, Almere
    Face/Off - a portrait of the artist - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
    Whisper - Sammelausstellung zum elfjährigen Jubiläum - Galerie Aurel Scheibler - Cologne, Cologne
    Wächserne Identitäten - Figürliche Wachsplastik am Ende des 20. Jahrhunderts - Georg Kolbe Museum, Berlin
    Remix: Contermporary art & pop - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
    Second Skin: historical life casting and contemporary culture - Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
    Hommage an Rudolf Schwarzkogler - Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna
    2001
    Funny - Andrew Mummery Gallery, London
    teeth & trousers - Cell Project Space, London
    49th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    Face Off - AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Century City - Tate Modern, London
    2000
    Multiple Choice - Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, Singapore
    Portrait - Tomio Koyama Gallery - Tokyo, Tokyo
    Out There - An Exhibition of Contemporary British Art - White Cube, London
    Half Dust - Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin
    1999
    Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    6th International İstanbul Biennial 1999 - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
    Beautiful Productions - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
    mode of art - Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Dusseldorf
    1998
    Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection - Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
    Camouflage - Galerie Praz-Delavallade - Paris, Paris
    Group Exhibition - Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
    Sale or Return: An Exhibition of art works that may be seen or heard in a bookshop - Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
    1997
    Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection - Royal Academy of Arts, London
    1996
    Faustrecht der Freiheit - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
    1994
    Karaoke - Portikus, Frankfurt/Main
    1993
    Group Exhibition - Galerie Aurel Scheibler - Cologne, Cologne
    1992
    London Portfolio - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London

    Dealer Directory 22

    Austria
    Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna
    Belgium
    AEROPLASTICS contemporary, Brussels
    Denmark
    Larm Galleri, Copenhagen
    Galleri Veggerby, Copenhagen
    France
    Almine Rech Gallery, Paris
    Germany
    Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin
    Aurel Scheibler, Berlin
    Patricia Low Contemporary, Munich
    Portugal
    Galeria Presença - Porto, Porto
    South Africa
    Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
    The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
    Switzerland
    mitterrand+cramer / art advisory, Geneva
    Patricia Low Contemporary, Gstaad
    Patricia Low Contemporary, St. Moritz
    USA
    David Nolan Gallery, New York City, NY
    United Kingdom
    Ben Brown Fine Arts, London
    Counter Editions, London
    Herrick Gallery, London
    Large Glass, London
    Paul Stolper Gallery, London
    Trinity Contemporary, London
    New Art Centre, Salisbury

    Collections 8

    Austria
    Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
    Germany
    Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
    Sammlung Reinking, Hamburg
    United Kingdom
    Cass Sculpture Foundation, Chichester, West Sussex
    Hiscox Art Projects, London
    Tate Britain, London
    Zabludowicz Collection London, London
    Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art - MIMA, Middlesbrough

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