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Mark Leckey  1964, UK

Rank (2017): 367 – 

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Video, Collage

to top Most exhibitions in:

United Kingdom 44
Germany 40
USA 30
France 11
Spain 10

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Artist Rank
Douglas Gordon  33 20
Wolfgang Tillmans  23 19
Pierre Huyghe  98 18
Rodney Graham  89 18
Dara Birnbaum  472 16

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  Institute of Contemporary Arts London (ICA), United Kingdom 5
  Galerie Buchholz - Köln, Germany 5
  Galerie Buchholz - Berlin, Germany 4
  Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Switzerland 4
  ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Germany 4

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1964 Born in London, England (UK)

Awards 2008 Turner Prize

2008 Central Art Award

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 194  Please report missing Information

from 4.10.2018
   The Body Electric - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN Send message


until 3.9.
   Mark Leckey - X-rummet - Statens museum for kunst - SMK, Copenhagen Send message


to top Solo shows   28

   Mark Leckey: Containers and Their Drivers - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   Mark Leckey - Gavin Brown's Enterprise - Rome, Rome
   Mark Leckey - This Kolossal Kat, That Massive Mog - Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, Lancashire
   Mark Leckey - Dream English Kid 1964 – 1999 AD - Galerie Buchholz - Berlin, Berlin

   Mark Leckey - Dream English Kid - Cabinet Gallery, London
   Mark Leckey - desiderata (in media res) - Museo D'Arte Contemporanea Donna Regina - MADRE, Naples
Description  Mark Leckey - Wiener Secession, Vienna
Description and image  Mark Leckey - UniAddDumTh - Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
   Mark Leckey: Als ob - Haus der Kunst München, Munich

   Mark Leckey - Enchanter les matériaux vulgaires - WIELS - Centrum voor Hedendaagse kunst, Brussels

   Mark Leckey: On Pleasure Bent - UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

   BigBoxGreenScreenRefrigeratorActions - The Banff Centre - Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, AB
   Mark Leckey - Stills & Trailers - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
   Mark Leckey: Work & Leisure - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester

   Mark Leckey - Serpentine Gallery, London

   Central Kunstpreis – Mark Leckey - Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne
   Mark Leckey - Drunken Bakers - MD 72, Berlin

   Mark Leckey - Industrial Light & Magic - Le Consortium, Dijon
   Mark Leckey - DEAD or ALIVE - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne

   Mark Leckey - Museum het Domein, Sittard

   Mark Leckey - Portikus, Frankfurt/Main
   Mark Leckey - Jackin' World - Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland

   Parade - Castlefield Gallery, Manchester
   Mark Leckey, Soundsystem - Mercer Union - A Centre For Contemporary Visual Art, Toronto, ON

   Mark Leckey - Locust Projects, Miami, FL
   Mark Leckey - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich

   Mark Leckey - Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore - - Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA (closed, 2015)

   Mark Leckey - London, My Part in its Downfall - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne


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Description and image  Generation loss/10 years Stoschek collection - Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf
   Group show - Galerie Buchholz - Berlin, Berlin
Description and image  Public View - Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool

   A Song for Rio (part 1) - Fortes D’aloia & Gabriel - Carpintaria, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Description  The Artist's Museum - Institute of Contemporary Art Boston (ICA), Boston, MA
   Concrete Islands - Kayne Griffin Corcoran, Los Angeles, CA
   Sammlung Viehof. Internationale Kunst der Gegenwart - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
   I still believe in miracles - Inverleith House, Edinburgh, Scotland
Description  Liverpool Biennial 2016 - Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool
Description  Energy Flash - The Rave Movement - Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen (MuHKA), Antwerp
   Manifesta 11 - Manifesta - European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Amsterdam
Description  The Promise of Total Automation - Museumsquartier, Vienna
Description  Ich - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
   Life Itself - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
   Secret Surface - Wo Sinn Entsteht - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
   Team 404 - ZABRISKIE POINT, Geneva
   Images - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel

   Cutting Shapes - Site Gallery, Sheffield
   Storylines: Contemporary Art at the Guggenheim - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
   Zabludowicz Collection: 20 Years - Zabludowicz Collection London, London
   Open Source: Art At The Eclipse Of Capitalism - Galerie Max Hetzler - Paris, Paris
   Open Source: Art at the Eclipse of Capitalism - Galerie Max Hetzler - Berlin, Berlin
   Move On…! 100 Years Of Animation Art - Kunsthal KAdE, Amersfoort
   Psychopomp - Todd Madigan Art Gallery - California State University, Bakersfield, CA

   Exhibition (!?) - Impakt Festival, Utrecht
Description  Puddle, pothole, portal - SculptureCenter, New York City, NY
Description and image  The Husk - - Untitled, New York City, NY (closed, 2015)
   Mark Adams: Cook's Sites - Ormston House Gallery, Limerick
   Mark Handforth, Mark Leckey, Kerstin Brätsch - Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York City, NY
   Science Fiction: New Death - FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology), Liverpool
   Booster - Kunst Sound Maschine - MARTa Herford, Herford
   Return Journey - Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno, Wales
   A Sense of Things - Zabludowicz Collection London, London

   Assembly: A survey of recent artists’ film and video in Britain 2008–2013 - Tate Britain, London
   2013 Carnegie International - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA
   Mark Leckey and Jean-Luc Godard - Formations of the Body - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
Description  Image Employment - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   der schein | glanz, glamour, illusion - kestnergesellschaft, Hannover
   Kaboom! Comic in der Kunst - Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen
   The Cat Show - White Columns, New York City, NY
  La Biennale di VeneziaBiennale di Venezia - 55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice Send message
Description and image  This is Not a Love Song - La Virreina - Centre de la Imatge, Barcelona
   Relaunch - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
Description  Kino der Kunst - Kino der Kunst, Munich
Description and image  Out of Memory - Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, NY
   Ensemble - Backlit Gallery, Nottingham
   Analogital - Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, UT

   Effigy - Ritter/Zamet, London
   Collection on Display: Phyllida Barlow, Jimmie Durham, Daniel Knorr, Mark Leckey - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
   From Below, as a Neighbour - Galerija Kortil, Rijeka
   The Best Exhibitions That Never Took Place - Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Wroclaw
   Les DÉrives De L'imaginaire - Palais de Tokyo, Paris
   Ghosts in the Machine - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
   The Imaginary Museum - Kunstverein München, Munich
   Commercial Psycho - Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York City, NY
Description  Megacool 4.0 - Jugend und Kunst - Künstlerhaus Wien, Vienna
   Motion - Seventeen Gallery, London
   Remote Control - Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
   Wunder - Kunsthalle Krems, Krems

Description and image  Hirschfaktor - Die Kunst des Zitierens - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Why I Never Became a Dancer - Haus der Kunst München, Munich
Description  Wunder - Kunst, Wissenschaft Und Religion Vom 4. Jahrhundert Bis Zur Gegenwart. - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
   Nothing in the World But Youth - Turner Contemporary, Margate, Kent
   Probable, préférable, plausible, possible - Galerie Dohyang Lee, Paris
   Quodlibet III - Alphabets and Instruments - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Berlin, Berlin
   Exposition D’Ouverture - Le Consortium, Dijon
   Savage Messiah - Rob Tufnell, London
   Chairs - - Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin (closed, 2012)
   Still Life - Lismore Castle Arts, Lismore, Co. Waterford
   Seventh Dream of Teenage Heaven - Canzani Center Gallery at Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH
   The Geneva Window - The LAB, Dublin

   Prospective XXIe siecle - FRAC - Ile-de-France Le Plateau, Paris
   Públicos y contrapúblicos - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla
   Spatial City: An Architecture of Idealism - Museum of Contemporay Art Detroit, Detroit, MI
Description and image  8th Gwangju Biennale - 10,000 Lives - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
   Act IX: Let Us Compare Mythologies - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
   Who Wants to Act Now, or Even See Acting - Depo, Istanbul
   Men With Balls: The Art of the 2010 World Cup - Apexart, New York City, NY
   Márgenes de Silencio / Margins of Silence - Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Cáceres
   Bilder in Bewegung - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
   The Drawing Room - Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam
   Sámi Dáiddafestivála / Samisk Kunstfestival - Trøndelag Centre for Contemporary Art (TSSK), Trondheim
   The Life and Times of Milton Keynes Gallery - Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Description and image  Party! - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands
   Spatial city: the architecture of idealism - INOVA - Institute of Visual Arts, Milwaukee, WI
   Neugierig? Kunst des 21. Jahrhunderts aus privaten Sammlungen - Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn

   120 Day Part I – Interior View Twilight - Apalazzogallery, Brescia
   Beg Borrow and Steal - Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
   Playing Homage - CAG - Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
   Quodlibet II - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
Description  no comedy - no tragedy - no encore - applause - Light Industry, New York City, NY
   Che fare? un ciclo di performance - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
   and possibly but not certainly Mark Leckey and Frances Stark - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Berlin, Berlin

Description and image  Heavy Metal. Die unerklärliche Leichtigkeit eines Materials - Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel
   Dispersion - Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
   La vidéo, un art, une histoire 1965 - 2007 - Musée Fabre, Montpellier
   Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967 - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
   Rock My Religion 1 - DA2 - Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca
   Turner Prize 2008 - Tate Britain, London
   Julia Stoschek Collection: Destroy, she said - PinchukArtCentre, Kiev
Description  Yokohama Triennale 2008 - Time Crevasse - Central and Waterfront Sites in Yokohama, Yokohama
   3am eternal - - Alexandre Pollazzon Ltd, London (closed, 2008)
   The Hamsterwheel - Malmö Konsthall, Malmö
   Egypted - WUK - Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna
   the Collector: Sound of Music - Marres - Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht

   Strange Events Permit Themselves the Luxury of Occurring - Camden Arts Centre, London
Description  Hamsterwheel - Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona
   Centre Pompidou Novos Media 1965-2003 - MNAC - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon
   Overtake - Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
   Number One: Destroy, she said - Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf
   Beneath the Underdog - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY
   Collection - Part 1 - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
   Imagination becomes Reality - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Pale Carnage - Arnolfini, Bristol

   Centre Pompidou Video Art - 1965-2005 - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney - MCA, Sydney, NSW
   Music is a Better Noise - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   Video: An Art, A History 1965 - 2005 - Miami Art Central, Miami, FL
   British Art Show 6 - Arnolfini, Bristol
   Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Köln, at Metro Pictures - Metro Pictures Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image  Imagination Becomes Reality. Part IV: "Borrowed Images" - Sammlung Goetz, Munich
Description and image  Strange I’ve Seen That Face Before - Kunst, Design, Architektur im Kopf - Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach
   NEW MEDIA 1965-2005 Selected works from Centre - Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei
   Tate Triennial 2006 - New British Art - - Tate Triennial, London (closed)
   Videomix. Dancing - La Casa Encendida, Madrid
   British Art Show 6 - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester

   Le Voyage Intérieur, Paris-London - Espace Fondation EDF, Paris
   SCENES DE VIE - Centre culturel Suisse, Paris
   Guardami - Percezione del Video - Complesso Museale di Santa Maria della Scala, Siena
Description  Tiempos de Vídeo 1965-2005 - Colección Nouveaux Médias del Centre Pompidou - CaixaForum Barcelona, Barcelona
Description and image  British Art Show 6 - BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead
   Miradas y conceptos en la Colección Helga de Alvear - Galeria Helga de Alvear, Madrid
   Realit;-)t - 30 Videoarbeiten aus der Sammlung Goetz in München - Stiftung Charles und Agnes Vögele, Pfäffikon
   Emblematic Display - Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
   Pass the Time of Day - Castlefield Gallery, Manchester
   Pass the Time of Day - Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
Description and image  Miradas y conceptos en la colección Helga de Alvear - Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo MEIAC, Badajoz
   Normalization - - Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul (closed, 2010)
   FAST FORWARD Media Art de la Colección Goetz - Museo Municipal de Arte Contemporáneo de Madrid /Centro Cultural del Conde Duque, Madrid
   Pass the Time of Day - - Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham (closed)

   Pass The Time of Day - Gasworks, London
Description and image  The Future Has a Silver Lining - Genealogies of Glamour - Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
   Müllberg - Galerie Daniel Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
Description and image  Electric Earth - Videos y Cine Británico - MAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo. Universidad de Chile, Santiago
   XS - An Invitational Exhibition - - FA Projects, London (closed, 2009)
   Manifesta 5 - San Sebastian - Manifesta Foundation, Amsterdam
   per amore - Galleria Civica d’arte contemporanea Montevergini, Siracusa
   .ipeg, bild.ton.maschine - Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Description and image  Brittania Works - Group Show - Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Centre, Athens
   Werke aus der Sammlung Boros - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe

Description  Fast Forward - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Sound Systems - Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg
   The Haunted Swing - Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
   The 'Electric Earth' - Marble Palace, St. Petersburg
   Mixtapes - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
   Coming Up - - Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul (closed, 2010)

   Supersonic & Alien - Galleria S.A.L.E.S., Rome
Description  Remix: Contermporary art & pop - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
   5 Years - Jousse Entreprise, Paris

   printemps de septembre - Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse
   Andy Warhol & Sound And Vision - Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
   Brown - The Approach, London

   London Orphan Asylum - ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC

   CRASH! Corporatism & Complicity - Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

   British Telecom New Contemporaries - Cornerhouse, Manchester


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 Galerie Buchholz - Berlin, Berlin
 Galerie Buchholz - Köln, Cologne
 inch&cm, Darmstadt

United Kingdom

 Cabinet Gallery, London


 Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York City, NY


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 Centre Pompidou, Paris


 Sammlung Boros, Berlin
 Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf


 Fondazione Morra, Naples


 Museum het Domein, Sittard


 Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Cáceres


 Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich

United Kingdom

 Tate Britain, London
 Zabludowicz Collection London, London


 MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
 Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York City, NY


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