Timeline

1966
Born in Merseyside, UK
1989
BA Fine Art, Kingston Polytechnic London, UK
1993
MA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College London, UK
Lives and works in London, UK

Exhibitions

2012
Catch Phrases and the Powers of Language, Kunsthaus Baselland, Muttenz, Switzerland
2012
Alice in the Wonderland of Art, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
2012
A Room for London: Roi des Belges, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London, UK
2010
Tate Britain Duveens Commission, Tate Britain, London (solo)
2010
All the World‘s Fighter Planes, Musée d'art de Joliette, Québec, Canada (solo)
2009
Session_7_Words, Am Nuden Da, London
2009
Winter Light, 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2009
Exquisite Trove, The New Art Gallery Walsall, UK
2009
Punctuation Marks: text and language in modern British sculpture, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, UK
2009
Send, Two Rooms, Newton Auckerland, New Zealand
2009
Summer Show in April Weather, Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin
2009
Conflicting Tales: Subjectivity (Quadrilogy, Part 1), The Burger Collection, Berlin
2009
Art-Read, Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, New York, NY
2009
London Calling, Who Gets To Rule The World, Total Museum Of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
2009
Parades and Processions: Here comes everybody, Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art, London
2009
The Sculpture Show, The Almond Building, The Biscuit Factory, Bermondsey, London
2009
Inspired, Mitchell Library, Glasgow, UK
2009
Diana and Actaoen, The Forbidden Glimpse of the Naked Body, Compton Verney, Warwickshire, UK
2009
Drawings: A-Z, Museu Da Cidade, Lisbon, Portugal
2009
Mind The Step, 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2009
Just What Are They Saying, Johnathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA, USA
2009
This this sextime, One day event at Elektra House, London, UK
2009
Diana und Aktaion. Der verbotene Blick auf die Nacktheit, Stiftung Museum Kunst Palast, Dusseldorf, Germany
2008
Collection as Aleph, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, curated by Adam Budak and Daniela Zyman, Kunsthaus Graz, Austria
2008
Power, Foxy Production, New York, NY
2008
Silently you - ouy yltneliS, curated by Dawn Ades, Phil Terry and Marina Warner, University of Essex, Colchester, UK
2008
In The Beginning, University Of California, San Diego, CA, USA
2007
Neon, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK
2007
Kate MacGarry Gallery, London, UK
2007
Body Politicx, Witte de With, Centre for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2007
The Bastard Word, Power Plant, Toronto, Canada (solo)
2007
Live/Work: Performance into Drawing, MOMA NYC, USA
2007
Deep Inspiration, Jerwood Space, London, UK
2007
Global Feminism, Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA (touring exhibition)
2007
Das Buch, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany
2007
Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2006–2007
This is not for you, Sculptures as tropes of criticality., Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
2006–2007
Eye on Europe, Prints, Books, & Multiples, MOMA, New York, USA
2006
Tina B, National Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
2006
Collage Effect, 1301PE, Los Angeles, USA
2006
1301PE, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
2006
Nude & Parade, Tracy Williams Ltd., New York, USA (solo)
2006
Nude, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2006
SPEED, Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany
2006
Resonance, Frith Street Galery, London, UK
2006
Concrete Language, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2006
I walk the lines, Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany
2006
Summer exhibition, Frith Street Galery, London, UK
2005–2006
All the World‘s Fighter Planes, Artspace NZ, Newton, Auckland, New Zealand
2005
Traces Everywhere, Tracy Williams Ltd., New York, NY, USA
2005
Post No Bills, White Columns, New York, USA
2005
Tracy Williams, Ltd., New York, USA (solo)
2005
Body: New Art from the UK, British Art Council Touring exhibition
2005
Critics Choice, FACT, Liverpool, UK
2005
Horror, Science Fiction, Porn, Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Canada
2005
Bonds of Love, John Connelly Presents, New York, USA
2004
Arsenal, Barbara Thumm Gallery, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2004
Arsewoman in Wonderland, Barbara Thumm Gallery, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2004
Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2004
Entropy: Sometimes Making Something Leads to Nothing, curated by Moritz Küng, Museum Bozen, Italy (group)
2003
Atttack! Kunst und Krieg in den Zeiten der Medien, Kunsthalle Wien, Austria (group)
2003
M_ARS, Kunst und Krieg, Neue Galerie Graz, Austria (group)
2003
The Sky’s the Limit, curated by Astrid Mania, Kunstverein Langenhagen, Germany, (group)
2003
Murray Guy, New York, USA (solo)
2003
1301PE, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
2002
The Green Room, Percy Miller Gallery, London, UK (group)
2002
Nothing, Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre, UK (group)
2002
Iconoclash - Beyond the Image, Zentrum für Kunst und neue Medien, Karlsruhe, Germany (group)
2002
Viva la Republique! Pagan images of the last queen of the British Isles by her indigenous subjects, The Centre of Attention, London, UK (group)
2002
Frith Street Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2002
Fiona Banner, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, UK (20. April - 9. June) (solo)
2002
My plinth is your lap, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen, Germany (solo)
2002
The Turner Prize Exhibition, Tate Gallery, London, UK (group)
2002
Prophets of Boom - aus der Sammlung Schürmann, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany (group)
2001
Arsewoman in Wonderland, Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2001
Murray Guy, New York, USA (solo)
2001
2nd Berlin Biennale, Berlin, Germany (group)
2001
Superman in Bed, Contemporary Art and Photography, Collection Gaby and Wilhelm Schürmann, Museum am Ostwall, Dortmund, Germany (group)
2001
City Racing, ICA, London, UK (group)
2001
Featherweight, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto, Canada (group)
2001
3 x 3 x 3 - FIONA BANNER-MUNRO GALLOWAY-COREY McCORKL, Murray Guy, New York, USA (group)
2001
Total Object Complete with Missing Parts, curated by Andrew Renton, Tramway, Glasgow, UK (group)
2000
1301PE, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
2000
Charles H. Scott Gallery, Emily Carr Institute, VancouverCanada (solo)
1999–2000
Stop, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK (solo)
1999
Don´t Look Back, Brook ALexander Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
1999
Murray Guy, New York, USA (solo)
1999
Asterisk, Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany (solo)
1999
The Nam and Related Material, Printed Matter, New York, USA (solo)
1999
Frith Street Gallery, London, UK (solo)
1998
The Nam launch at Brain Multiples, Brian Butler, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
1998
Tate Gallery, Art now room, London, UK (solo)
1998
Love double, Gallery Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany (solo)
1998
1301 PE projects and editions, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
1997
The Nam - 1000 page all text flick book, London, UK (solo)
1997
Only the Lonely, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK (solo)
1995
Viewing Room, Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
1994
Pushing Back The Edge Of The Envelope, City Racing, London, UK (solo)

Literature

2009
Naked Truths, video (3 min), Editors‘ pickes, The Guardian Online, Wednesday 8. April 2009
2009
Art Stripped Bare - Fiona Banner on the Nude, The Guardian Online, Wednesday 8 April 2009
2009
A Sort of Portrait. Banner, Fiona. Home, Stewart. Tutti, Cosey Fanni in conservation, 2009. Life Writing. Bracewell, Michael. (Performance Nude, Other Criteria). 2009
2007
The Bastard Word. Burke, Gregory and Fiona Banner in conversation, 2007
2007
Work-In-Progress. Rabinowitz, Sophie Cay. The Bastard Word (exh catalog) Toronto, Canada 2007
2007
MoMA, Highlights since 1980. 250 Works from the Museum of Modern Art, New York, MoMA, New York, 2007
2007
The Bastard Word, exh.cat. The Power Plant, Toronto, 2007
2006
All the world´s fi ghter planes, The Vanity Press (publ.), 2006
2006
Adam Mendelsohn: Fiona Banner, Time Out New York, April
2006
Five Best Exhibitions, Fiona Banner, The Independent, June
2006
John Quin: Fiona Banner, contemporary 21, issue 85, 2006, p. 28-31
2006
Nancy Princenthal: The Body of the Text, Art in America, June/July 2006, no. 6, p. 178-181
2006
Lisa Pasquariello: Fiona Banner at Tracy Williams Ltd., Artforum, summer 2006, XLIC, no.10, p 348-349
2006
Maria Walsh: Fiona Banner, Art Monthly
2006
JuneMartin Coomer: Fiona Banner, Time Out, p.p. 41, 24 May
2006
Jessica Lack: Fiona Banner Preview, Guardian Guide, April
2006
Agenda-Shows New York, Fiona Banner: Nude/Parade, Wallpaper
2006
MayRoberta Smith: Fiona Banner: Nude, The New York Times
2006
AprilJoao Ribas: The AI Interview: Fiona Banner, www.artinfo.com, March
2005
Pablo Lafuente: Portraiture stripped bare, Art Review, April 2005
2005
Richard B. Woodward: Artists are following the buzz of bohemia back to Berlin, International Herald Tribune, 12.-13.03.2005
2005
Richard B. Woodward: For Young Artists, All Roads Now Lead To a Happening Berlin, The New York Times, 13.03.2005
2005
Bonds of Love, Lisa Kirk Projects, 2005
2005
Body: New Art from the UK, Vancouver Art Gallery & The British Council (publ.), 2005, pp. 18, 19
2004
Francis Mc Kee: Beyond Words, Parkett, issue 71, 2004, pp. 146 - 156
1995
General Release - Young British Artists at Scuola di San Pasquale, Venice, 1995, The British Council (publ.)
1995
Perfect Speed - Six British Artist, catalogue of an exhibition held at the Macdonald Stewart Art Centre, Guelph, Ontario and University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa (Essays by Jean-Christophe Royoux and Catsou Roberts)
1994
Adrian Dannatt: Exposure, Sunday Times The Magazine, June 5th