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Angus Fairhurst  1966-2008, UK

Rank (2015): 2058 

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Photography, Video, Installation
Young British Artists

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United Kingdom 49
Germany 19
USA 16
Netherlands 7
Austria 7

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Artist Rank
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  Gallery Karsten Schubert, United Kingdom 9
  Sadie Coles HQ, United Kingdom 9
  Galeria Fortes Vilaça, Brazil 3
  Andriesse & Eyck Gallery, Netherlands 3
  Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Germany 3

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4.10.1966 Born in Pembury, KEN, England (UK)

1985 - 1986 Canterbury Art College

1986 - 1989 Goldsmith´s College, London

29.3.2008 Died in Bridge of Orchy , ARL, Scotland (UK)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 138  Please report missing Information

until 31.1.2016
Description and image  Flirting with Strangers - 21er Haus, Vienna Send message


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   Angus Fairhurst - Bodies: Animations from 1995 to 2001 - Sadie Coles HQ, London

   Angus Fairhurst / Unprinted - Paul Stolper Gallery, London

   Un-titled - Sadie Coles HQ, London

   Angus Fairhurst - Retrospektive - Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster

   Angus Fairhurst - Sadie Coles HQ, London
   Angus Fairhurst - M - Museum Leuven, Leuven

Description and image  Angus Fairhurst - Arnolfini, Bristol

   Angus Fairhurst - Sadie Coles HQ, London

   Angus Fairhurst - Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam
   Angus Fairhurst - Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY

   Angus Fairhurst - - Vacío 9 Galería de Arte, Madrid (closed)

   Angus Fairhurst - Unwork - Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin
Description and image Georg Kargl Fine Arts & Georg Kargl BoxAngus Fairhurst - Georg Kargl Fine Arts & Georg Kargl Box, Vienna Send message

   Angus Fairhurst - Alpha Delta - AD Gallery, Athens

Description  Angust Fairhurst - "It does not last more than ten seconds" - Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, St. Gallen
   Angus Fairhurst - More or Less Angus Fairhurst - Sadie Coles HQ, London

   Angus Fairhurst - Broken/unbroken - Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam
   Angus Fairhurst - Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, St. Gallen
   Angus Fairhurst - The Foundation - Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim

   Angus Fairhurst - The Missing Link - Sadie Coles HQ, London
   Angus Fairhurst - Anton Kern Gallery, New York City, NY

   Angus Fairhurst - Low Lower Lowest - White Cube - Hoxton Square, London

   Angus Fairhurst - Analix Forever, Geneva

   Angus Fairhurst - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London
   Angus Fairhurst - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London

   Angus Fairhurst - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London


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Description and image  Dojima River Biennale 2015 - Take Me To The River - Dojima River Biennale, Osaka
   Terrapolis - École Française d’Athènes, Athens
   Wish You Were Here - MAC Birmingham - Midlands Art Centre, Birmingham

   Colazione da Tiffany - Galleria Six, Milan

   Artists of the Colony Room - England & Co, London
   Freedom Not Genius - Works From Damien Hirst's Collection - MAMM - Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow
Description  The Mediterranean Experience: The Mediterranean as a spatial paradigm for the circulation of ideas and meaning. - MMCA Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki
   British British Polish Polish: Art From Europe's Edges In The Long '90s And Today -  Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
   Fresh Trauma - - Ceri Hand Gallery, Liverpool (closed, 2014)
   For My Eyes Only - Maribor Art Gallery, Maribor

   Seuls quelques fragments de nous toucheront quelques fragments d’autrui - Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Paris, Paris
   Artandpress Kunst. Wahrheit. Wirklichkeit. - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Made In Britain - Contemporary Art From The British Council Collection 1980 - 2010 - National Gallery of Arts - Tirana, Tirana
   The Artists’ Postcard Show - Spike Island, Bristol
Description  Artandpress - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin

Description  Now: Obras de la Colección Jumex - Instituto Cultural Cabañas, Guadalajara
Description  Faster and Slower Lines - From the Collection of Pétur Arason and Ragna Róbertsdóttir - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Made in Britain: Contemporary Art from the British Council Collection 1980–2010 - Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong
   Beyond The Human Clay - James Hyman Fine Art, London
   Artists Collect - International Print Center New York, New York City, NY
   Ffilm 3 - Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea, Wales

   Undone - Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
Description  Crucible 2010 - Crucible, Gloucester
   Yesterday Will Be Better - Mit der Erinnerung in die Zukunft - Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau
   Keep me posted - Posted, London
   Krikey! Kentemporary Prints - from Sir Peter Blake to Tracey Emin - Studio 3 Gallery, Canterbury, Kent
   Grand National / Britisk kunst - Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, Vestfossen
   Art (Magenta) - - Galerie Haas & Fuchs - Berlin, Berlin (closed, 2011)
   Superficies del deseo - Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo - MUAC, Mexico City
   East Wing Nine presents EXHIBITIONISM: The Art of Display - Courtauld Institute of Art, London

   All Creatures Great and Small - Zacheta - National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
   The Secret Life of Objects - Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, MN
   In Between the Lines - Trinity Contemporary, London
Description and image  2nd Athens Biennial 2009 - Heaven - Athens Biennial, Athens
   Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Nudes - Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo

   Whole Lotta Love - Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin
Description  You Dig the Tunnel, I'll Hide the Soil - White Cube - Hoxton Square, London

   Gallery Artists Summer Show - Sadie Coles HQ, London
   Other Men's Flowers - Venetia Kapernekas Gallery, New York City, NY

   Valencia Arte Contemporáneo - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
   VAC - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
   In the darkest hour there may be light - Brandler Galleries, Brentwood, Essex
   In the darkest hour there may be light - Works from Damien Hirst’s murderme collection - Serpentine Gallery, London
   Twice Drawn - The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
   Young and British - JGM. Galerie, Paris
   Big City Lab - - Nymphius Projekte Berlin, Berlin (closed)
Description Badischer KunstvereinGEGENSTÄNDE / HANDLUNGSFORMEN - Verabschiedung von Angelika Stepken - Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe Send message
   Summer Show 2006 - Sadie Coles HQ, London
Description  Nothing but Pleasure - - Bawag Contemporary - Bawag Foundation, Vienna (closed, 2013)
   Flowers in Contemporary Art - Benaki Museum, Athens
   Dada's Boys - Identity and Play in Contemporary Art - Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
   Survivor - Bortolami, New York City, NY
   Under Construction - SICA - The Shore Institute Of The Contemporary Arts, Long Branch, NJ
   DARK - Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam

   Looking at Words - Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York City, NY
   Recent Work - Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam
   Threshold - Max Wigram Gallery, New Bond Street, London
Description  Nach Rokytnik - Die Sammlung der EVN - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
   Vertigo - Meadow Arts, Craven Arms, Shropshire

   Bazar de verao - Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo
   Drunkenmasters - Angus Fairhurst, Cerith Wyn Evans, Liam Gillick - Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo
Description  Incommunicado - Cornerhouse, Manchester
   Collage - Bloomberg Space, London
   Curry Expo - Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin
   Incommunicado - City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland
   In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida - Tate Britain, London
   Group Exhibition: Le Cabinet des Collages - - D'Amelio Terras, New York City, NY (closed, 2012)

   In Retrospect: Thirty Sculptors - Gallery Pangolin, Chalford
Description and image  GROUP SHOW - - Mobile Home, London (closed)
   Incommunicado - University of East Anglia, Norwich
   Trickfilm - - Galerie Buchmann, Cologne (closed, 2005)
Description and image  Animations - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin

   Guinea Pig Disco - a celebratory group exhibitio - GeM - Museum voor Actuele Kunst, The Hague
   Sterling Stuff - Gallery Pangolin, Chalford
Description and image  Whisper - Sammelausstellung zum elfjährigen Jubiläum - - Galerie Aurel Scheibler - Cologne, Cologne (closed, 2005)

   Man in the Middle - Sammlung Deutsche Bank - MMK Museum Moderner Kunst - Stiftung Wörlen, Passau
   Heads or Tails - Galerie Praz-Delavallade - Paris, Paris
Description  The Beauty of Intimacy - Lens and Paper - Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck
Description and image  CASINO 2001: 1st Quadrennial - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent
   Animations - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
   The Beauty of Intimacy - Lens and Paper - Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden

   Drawings - Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv
   Multiple Choice - LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts, Singapore
Description  Drawings 2000 - Gladstone Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
   Blue - Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Portrait - Tomio Koyama Gallery - Tokyo, Tokyo
  Badischer KunstvereinEuropäische Kulturtage 2000 - SansSouci- oder die Kunst der Entsorgung - Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe Send message
   Hoxton HQ - Sadie Coles HQ, London
   Der anagrammatische Körper - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe

   Der anagrammatische Körper: Der Körper und seine mediale Konstruktion - Kunsthaus Muerz, Mürzzuschlag
   Crossings - Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague
   Dimensions Variable - Contemporary British Art - , Vilnius
   Thinking Aloud - Camden Arts Centre, London

Description  Crossings - Kunst zum Hören und Sehen - Kunsthalle wien project space karlsplatz, Vienna

   (be)kleding - Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam

   Lothar Hempel & Angus Fairhurst - Anton Kern Gallery, New York City, NY
   Zomertentoonstelling Ii - Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam
   MICHAEL CORRIS "GANG WAREFARE" - Le Consortium, Dijon
   Brilliant! New Art from London - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

   Brilliant! New Art from London - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

   Karaoke - Portikus, Frankfurt/Main
   Not Self-Portrait - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London

   Group Exhibition - - Galerie Aurel Scheibler - Cologne, Cologne (closed, 2005)
   all evidence of Man removed - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London

   Vingt pièces fragiles - Analix Forever, Geneva
   London Portfolio - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London
   Fifth Anniversary Exhibition - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London

   Group Show - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London

   Group Show - Gallery Karsten Schubert, London

   Freeze - - Freeze London Docklands, London (closed, 1988)


 Dealer Directory  3


 Contemporary Fine Arts - CFA, Berlin


 Alpha Delta - AD Gallery, Athens

United Kingdom

 Sadie Coles HQ, London


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 Burger Collection, Berlin


 Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik


 Fondazione Morra Greco, Naples


 AkzoNobel Collection, Amsterdam

United Kingdom

 Hiscox Art Projects, London
 Tate Britain, London


 Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York City, NY


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