Angus Fairhurst (British, 2008)

Timeline

1966
Born in Kent, England
1985–1986
Canterbury Art College, Kent
1986–1989
Goldsmith’s College, London

Exhibitions

2009
Passports. In Viaggio Con l'Arte, Milan, Italy
2009
In Between the Lines: Recent British Drawings, Trinity Contemporary, London, UK Time OutBeijing Video art festival, Beijing, touring to Shanghai, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Bangalore, Mumbai, Dubai and Tokyo
2009
Contemporary Eye: Material Matters, Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, UK
2009
Vlassis Caniaris. In Contrapunto, National Bank of Greece Cultural Foundation, MIET, Athens, Greece
2009
Nudes, Galeria Fortes Vilaca, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2009
Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York (NY), USA
2009
Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire, UK (solo)
2009
Angus Fairhurst, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK (solo)
2008
Angus Fairhurst, Sadie Coles HQ, London, UK (solo)
2008
Sterling Stuff, Kings Palace Gallery, London, UK
2008
You dig the Tunnel, I’ll Hide the Soil, White Cube Hoxton, London, UK
2006
Prints, Sadie Coles HQ, London, UK
2006
Implosion: 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Anton Kern Gallery, New York (NY), USA
2006
Dada’s Boys, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
2006
In the darkest hour there may be light: Works from Damien Hirst's Murderme Collection, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK
2006
All the Best: The Deutsche Bank Collection & Zaha Hadid, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore, China (cat.)
2006
Under Construction, THE SHORE INSTITUTE OF THE CONTEMPORARY ARTS, curated by Barbara MacAdam, Long Branch, NJ
2006
Dark, MUSEUM BOIJMANS VAN BEUNINGEN, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2006
Survivor, Bortolami Dayan, New York
2006
Gegenstände/Handlungsformen, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
2006
Big City Lab, 11. Artforum Berlin
2006
Nothing But Pleasure, BAWAG Foundation, Vienna
2006
Prints, Sadie Coles HQ, London
2006
Grimm Fine Art, Amsterdam (solo)
2006
Unwit, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York (solo)
2005
Notnot, Vacio 9, Madrid (solo)
2005
Bazar de Verão, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paolo, Brazil
2005
Cross Section, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York
2005
Threshold, MW Projects, London
2005
Notnot, GALLERY VACIO 9, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2005
Threshold, MAX WIGRAM GALLERY, London
2005
Vertigo, SUDELEY CASTLE, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, England
2005
Y[oung] B[ritish] A[rtists] Criss-Crossed, GALLERI KAARE BERNSTEN, Oslo
2005
Out of the Melting Pot, DEXIA BANQUE INTERNATIONALE À LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg
2005
Nieuwe Edities, Grimm Fine Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2005
Looking at Words, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York (NY), USA
2004
Summer Exhibition, ROYAL ACADEMY, London
2004
Collage, BLOOMBERG SPACE, London
2004
Incommunicado, CITY ART CENTRE, Edinburgh
2004
57th Aldeburgh Festival, Contemporary British Sculpture at Snape (Angus Fairhurst, Damien Hirst, Sarah Lucas), SNAPE, England
2004
Unwork, CONTEMPORARY FINE ARTS, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2004
Dysuniversal, GEORG KARGL, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2004
Drunkenmasters (Angus Fairhurst, Liam Gillick, Cerith Wyn Evans), GALERIA FORTES VILACA, São Paolo, Brazil (solo)
2004
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, TATE BRITAIN (with Sarah Lucas and Damien Hirst), London, England (solo)
2004
Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin (solo)
2004
Georg Kargl, Vienna (solo)
2003
Trickfilm, BUCHMANN GALERIE, Cologne
2003
Sterling Stuff: Fifty Sculptors, SIGURJON OLAFSSON MUSEUM, Reykjavik and ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS, London
2003
In Retrospect: Thirty Sculptors, GALLERY PANGOLIN, Chalford, England
2002
Sterling Stuff: Fifty Sculptors, GALLERY PANGOLIN, Chalford, England
2002
Generator, SPACEX GALLERY, Exeter, England
2002
Iconoclast: Beyond the Image Wars, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
2002
Why Bother?, The Burger King Exhibition, BURGER KING, London
2002
Man in the Middle, SAMMLUNG DEUTSCHE BANK, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2002
The Unblinking Eye: Lens-based work from the IMMA Collection, IRISH MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Dublin
2002
Alphadelta Gallery – Artio Gallery, Athens, Greece (solo)
2001
This Does Not Last More Than One Second, Spacex Gallery, Exeter (solo)
2001
Angus Fairhurst More or Less, China Art Objects Gallery, Los Angeles (solo)
2001
This Does Not Last More Than Ten Seconds, Kunsthalle St Gallen, Switzerland (solo)
2001
This Does Not Last More Than One Second, SPACEX GALLERY, Exeter, England (solo)
2001
More or Less Angus Fairhurst, SADIE COLES HQ, London, England (solo)
2001
Casino 2001, S.M.A.K. Gent, Belgium
2001
Open Plan P3 – The Marathon, ALPHADELTA GALLERY – ARTIO GALLERY, (curated by Sofia and Dimitria Vamiali), Athens, Greece
2001
Animations, P.S.1 CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER, New York
2001
Alternative Currents, THE MAC, MCKINNEY AVENUE CONTEMPORARY, Texas
2001
Century City: Art and Culture in the Modern Metropolis, TATE MODERN, London
2001
Lens and Paper – the Beauty of Intimacy, GEMEENTEMUSEUM, THE HAGUE and tour to STAATLICHE KUNSTHALLE BADEN-BADEN and MUSEUM HAUS AM WALDSEE, Berlin
2001
KUNSTHALLE, St. Gallen, Switzerland (PERFORMANCE)
2001
EXETER, Phoenix (PERFORMANCE)
2000
Apocalypse, THE ROYAL ACADEMY, London
2000
Video-vibe, BRITISH SCHOOL IN ROME, Italy
2000
00, BARBARA GLADSTONE GALLERY, New York
2000
Body Beautiful, GALERIE JENNIFER FLAY, Paris
2000
Puerile 69: Angus Fairhurst, Michael Landy, Sarah Lucas, Gillian Wearing, THE LIVING ART MUSEUM, Reykjavik
2000
About Collage, TATE LIVERPOOL, Liverpool, England
2000
Sanssouci Oder: Die Kunst Der Entsorgung, BADISCHER KUNSTVEREIN, Karlsruhe, Germany
2000
The Anagrammatical Body, ZKM CENTRE FOR MEDIA ART AND TECHNOLOGY, Karlsruhe, Germany
2000
Sex and the British, GALERIE THADDEAUS ROPAC, Salzburg, Austria and Paris
2000
Hoxton HQ, SADIE COLES HQ AT HOXTON HOUSE, London
2000
Psycho, Art and Anatomy, ANNE FAGGIONATO, London
200
More or Less Angus Fairhurst, Sadie Coles HQ, London (solo)
1999
The Trouble with Comedy, CONTEMPORARY FINE ARTS, Berlin Art Fair, Berlin, Germany (solo)
1999
The Foundation, URSULA BLICKLE STIFTUNG, Kraichtal, Germany and KUNSTHALLE ST. GALLEN, St. Gallen, Switzerland (solo)
1999
Art Lovers, LIVERPOOL BIENNIAL, Liverpool, England
1999
Gallery Swap, SADIE COLES HQ AT CONTEMPORARY FINE ARTS, Berlin
1999
The Anagrammatical Body, NEUE LANDESMUSEUM, Graz, Austria
1999
Lowest Expectations, THE SCALA, London (PERFORMANCE)
1999
Lowest Expectations, BRITISH COUNCIL, Cologne, Germany (PERFORMANCE)
1999
Lower Expectations, URSULA BICKLE STIFUNG, Kraichtal, Germany (PERFORMANCE)
1998
Low Expectations, BUROFRIEDRICH, Berlin (PERFORMANCE)
1998
Low Expectations, FLEX, Vienna (PERFORMANCE)
1998
Thinking Aloud, KETTLE’S YARD, Cambridge and tour to CAMDEN ARTS CENTRE, London
1998
Maximum Diversity, GALERIE KRINZINGER IN DEN BENGER FABRIK BREGENEZAND ATELIERHAUS DER AKADEMIE DER BILDENDEN KUNSTE, Vienna
1998
Crossings, KUNST ZUM HOREN UND SEHEN, Kunsthalle, Vienna (touring exhibition)
1998
The Missing Link, SADIE COLES HQ, London, England (solo)
1998
Standing Stock Still, ANTON KERN GALLERY, New York (solo)
1998
Odd-Bod Photography (with Sarah Lucas), SADIE COLES HQ, London and KOLNISCHER KUNSTVEREIN, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1997
Stand Still and Rot, CONTEMPORARY FINE ARTS, Berlin (solo)
1997
Dimensions Variable, BRITISH COUNCIL, touring exhibition
1997
Package Holiday, HYDRA WORKSHOPS, Hydra, Greece
1997
Painting, Photography, Drawing, ANTON KERN GALLERY, New York
1997
Contemporary British Drawings, SANDRA GERING GALLERY, New York and GALERIE PAUL ANDRIESSE, Amsterdam
1997
Other Men’s Flowers, THE BRITISH SCHOOL IN ROME, Italy
1997
From Figure to Object, KARSTEN SCHUBERT LTD. and FRITH STREET GALLERY, London
1997
Top Ten Expectations, ICA, London (PERFORMANCE)
1997
Low Expectations, CABLE FACTORY, Helsinki (PERFORMANCE)
1996
Plastic, ARNOLFINI GALLERY, Bristol and tour to WALSALL MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY, Walsall, England
1996
Full House, KUNSTMUSEUM, Wolfsburg, Germany
1996
Domestic Violence, RHONA HOFFMANN GALLERY, Chicago
1996
A Small Shifting Sphere of Serious Culture, ICA, London and tour (video programme)
1996
Other Men’s Flowers, AUREL SCHEIBLER, Cologne, Germany
1996
Low Expectations, DEAN STREET, London (PERFORMANCE)
1996
Lexopewctations, ANTON KERN GALLERY, New York (PERFORMANCE)
1996
Low Lower Lowest, JAY JOPLING/WHITE CUBE, London (solo)
1996
The Artist Has Left, (with Lothar Hempel) ANTON KERN GALLERY, New York (solo)
1996
A Cheap and Ill-fitting Relationship, PAUL ANDRIESSE GALLERY, Amsterdam (solo)
1996
A False Dawn On The Road To Personal And Artistic Freedoms, RIDINGHOUSE EDITIONS, London (solo)
1995
Low Expectations, BRIXTON ACADEMY, London (PERFORMANCE)
1995
Low Expectations, 56A CLERKENWELL ROAD, London (PERFORMANCE)
1995
Brilliant! New Art From London, WALKER ART CENTRE, Minneapolis, touring to CONTEMPORARY ART MUSEUM, Houston
1995
Corpus Delicti, PORTALEN, Copenhagen
1994
Karaoke Football, PORTIKUS NO 58, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
1994
Some Went Mad, Some Ran Away, SERPENTINE GALLERY, London, touring to NORDIC ARTS CENTRE, Helsinki; Kunstverein, Hanover, Germany; MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Chicago
1994
Not Self Portrait, KARSTEN SCHUBERT LTD., London
1994
Gallery Connections, KARSTEN SCHUBERT LTD., London (solo)
1994
Drawings and Cartoons, 71 HARTHAM ROAD, London (solo)
1993
All Evidence of Man Removed, KARSTEN SCHUBERT LTD., London (solo)
1993
Privacy, OPOS, Milan, Italy
1993
Other Men’s Flowers, FACTUAL NONSENSE, London
1992
Twenty Fragile Pieces, GALERIE ANALIX, Geneva, Switzerland
1992
Etats Specifiques, MUSÉE DES BEAUX ARTS, Le Havre, France
1992
Mat Collishaw, Angus Fairhurst, Abigail Lane, VIAFARINI, Milan, Italy
1992
Man Abandoned by Space, GALERIE ANALIX, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
1991
Some Went Mad, Some Ran Away, KARSETN SCHUBERT LTD., London (solo)
1991
Gambler, BUILDING ONE, London
1991
Modern Medicine, BUILSING ONE, London
1990
You in Mind, KARSTEN SCHUBERT LTD., London (solo)
1988
Freeze, PLA BUILDING, London

Literature

2006
Survivor, Bortolami Dayan, New York, 2006
2006
David Hopkins, Dada’s Boys, Edinburgh: The Fruitmarket Gallery, 2006
2006
Sari Carel, New York Critics Picks, Artforum, Mai 2006
2005
Jennifer Allen, Angus Fairhurst / Contemporary Fine Arts, Artforum, Febuar 2005
2005
Visionaire 46: Uncensored by Mario Testino, New York: Visionaire Publishing, 2005
2005
Y[oung] B[ritish] A[rtists] Criss-Crossed, Oslo: Kaare Bernsten Galleri, 2005
2005
Out of the Melting Pot, Luxembourg: Dexia, Banque Internationale à Luxembourg, 2005
2004
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, London: Tate Britain / Tate Publishing
2004
Jones, Dafydd, In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, ARTREVIEW, April
2004
Renton, Andrew, There is life after Hoxton, EVENING STANDARD, Jan 6
2004
Haw, Alex, London: Bloomberg Space, CONTEMPORARY, no. 63
2004
Gronlund, Melissa, Tate Britain: In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, CONTEMPORARY, no. 63
2004
Furness, Rosalind, In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, MODERN PAINTERS, Summer
2004
Reynolds, Nigel, A six-legged calf in paradise, THE TELEGRAPH, March 3
2004
Kent, Sarah, The Eden Project, TIME OUT, Feb. 25-March 3
2004
Katrin Wittneven, Augensterne, Tagesspiegel, 4. Dezember 2004, S. 49.
2004
Stripped Bare: The Body Revealed in Contemporary Art, London: Merrell Publishers
2004
Summer Exhibition, London: Royal Academy
2004
Waldemar Januszczak, The rot of ages, The Sunday Times, 7. März 2004
2004
Richard Dyer, Angus Fairhurst, Damien Hirst, Sarah Lucas: In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida, Contemporary, no. 61, März 2004
2003
Andrew Hale, (Interview) ‘The Art of Fragility’, GQ
2003
Proof of Principle, Arnhem, Netherlands: Akzo Nobel Art Foundation
2003
In Retrospect: Thirty Sculptors, Chalford, England: Gallery Pangolin
2002
Biesenbach, Klaus, Animations, New York: P.S.1 Contemporary Arts Centre, Dutch Magazine (ill)
2002
Man in the Middle, Germany: Sammlung Deutsche Bank
2002
Sterling Stuff, Chalford, England: Gallery Pangolin
2002
Falconer, Morgan and Pablo Lafuente, Art Rocks! The Group Show, ARTREVIEW, Vol. LIII, May
2002
Generator, FLUX, Issue 33, October-November
2001
Balth, Carel, Lens and Paper – the Beauty of Intimacy, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague
2001
Strauss, Dorothea, This Does Not Last More Than Ten Seconds, Kunsthalle St.Gallen, Switzerland (cat.).
2001
Kertess, Klaus, 00, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
2001
Artists Project, Exquisite Corpse, Tate, The Art Magazine, Issue 26, Autumn
2001
Malik, S & D. & S. Vamiali, Open Plan P3; The Marathon, Athens. (cat.)
2001
Herbert, Martin, Review, TIME OUT, LONDON, March 28 – April 4
2001
Hackworth, Nick, Less is Less—More or Less, EVENING STANDARD, March 23
2001
Bussel, David, Art School Rock, I-D MAGAZINE, April
2001
Testino, DUTCH MAGAZINE, #34, July/August
2001
Art Athina 2001, GALLERY GUIDE: ATHENS, Autumn/Winter
2000
Shone, Richard, Puerile 69: Angus Fairhurst, Michael Landy, Sarah Lucas, Gillian Wearing, Reykjavik: The Living Art Museum
2000
Perrella, Cristiana and Daniela Cascella, Video-vibe – art music and video in Britain, Rome: British School in Rome
2000
Psycho, Art and anatomy, London: Anne Faggianato (cat.)
2000
Stepken, Angelika, Sanssouci Oder: Die Kunst Der Entsorgung, Karlsruhe, Germany: Badischer Kunstverein (cat.)
2000
Rosenthal, Norman, Sex and the British, Salzburg, Austria: Galerie Thaddeaus Ropac (cat.)
1999
Stallabrass, Julian, High Art Lite, London: Verso Books
1999
Wiebel, Peter and Christina Steinle, The Anagrammatical Body, Graz, Austria Neu Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum (cat.)
1999
Dwiezor, Yilmaz, Angus Cook, Jorg Heiser, Dorothea Strauss, Angus Fairhurst, Kraichtal, Germany: Ursula Blickle Stiftung (cat.)
1999
Lewisohn, Cedar, Art and Rock Stars, From White Cube to Gold Disk, FLASH ART, March-April
1999
Gibbons, Fiachra, Sensation’s over, now it’s Apocalypse, THE GUARDIAN, May 3
1999
Artists Portfolio, POP, # 01, Autumn/Winter
1998
Guha, Tania, Angus Fairhurst, TIME OUT LONDON, November 16
1998
Sanders, Mark, No Sex Please We’re British, DAZED AND CONFUSED MAGAZINE, October
1998
Wentworth, Richard, Thinking Aloud, London: SBC National Touring Exhibitions (cat.)
1998
Aliaga, Juan Vicente, Angus Fairhurst/Sarah Lucas, ARTFORUM, Sept.
1998
Buck, Louisa, Moving Targets: A User’s Guide to British Art Now, London: Tate Gallery Publishing
1998
Maximum Diversity, Vienna: Galerie Krinzinger in der Benger Fabrik, Bregenez and Academy of Arts (cat.)
1998
Self Portraits, Rotterdam, Netherlands: Caldic Collection (cat.)
1998
Arning, Bill, Standing Stock Still, TIME OUT (NEW YORK), June 11
1997
Dimensions Variable, London: The British Council (cat.)
1997
Package Holiday, London: Sadie Coles HQ / Hydra, Greece: Hydra Workshops (cat.)
1996
A False Dawn On The Road To Personal And Artistic Freedoms, London: Ridinghouse Editions
1996
Cummings, Neil, Plastic, Bristol, England: Arnolfini Gallery (cat)
1996
Angus Fairhurst and Gary Hume, Arena
1996
Contemporary British Art in Print, Edinburgh: Scottish National Gallery for Modern Art and Paragon Press (cat.)
1996
Avgikos, Jan, Angus Fairhurst and Lothar Hempel, ARTFORUM, No. 36, February
1996
Bussel, David, First Expectations, FRIEZE January/February
1996
Harris, Mark, Angus Fairhurst, ART MONTHLY, No. 202, December
1996
Sound and Vision, THE ART NEWSPAPER, No. 64, November
1996
Art, ‘New Haven, Connecticut, ART NEWS, Vol. 95, March
1995
Brilliant! New Art from London, Minneapolis (MN): Walker Art Centre (cat.)
1995
Christiansen, Torben, Andrew Renton, Corpus Delicti, Copenhagen: Portalen (cat.)
1994
Muir, Gregor, Angus Fairhurst, FRIEZE, Summer
1993
Archer, Michael, Art Schubert Ltd, ARTFORUM, Vol. 32, December
1993
Romano, Gianni, Privacy, Milan: Opos (cat.)
1992
Angus Fairhurst, Geneva, Switzerland: Galerie Analix (cat.)
1992
Romano, Gianni, Twenty Fragile Pieces, Geneva, Switzerland: Galerie Analix (cat.)
1991
Gillick, Liam and Andrew Renton, Technique Anglaise, London: Thames and Hudson
1991
Man Abandoned by Colour, (artist’s project), FRIEZE, pilot issue
1990
Gillick, Liam, Gambler, London: Building One (cat.)
1990
Fairhurst, Angus, Modern Medicine, London: Building One (cat.)
1990
Renton, Andrew, Modern Medicine, FLASH ART INTERNATIONAL, Summer
1990
It’s A Maggot Farm, ARTSCRIBE, November/December
1988
Jeffrey, Ian, Freeze, London: PLA Building (cat.)