Timeline

1969
Born in Hong Kong
1990–1991
Staatliche Hochschule fur Bildende Kunste, Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main
1988–1992
The Slade School of Fine Art, University College, London
Lives and works in Miami, FL

Exhibitions

2006
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, The Uncertainty of Objects and Ideas, Washington DC
2006
Le Grand Palais, La Force de L'Art, Paris
2006
Sammlung Alexander Schröder / Kunstverein Braunschweig, Optik Schröder, Braunschweig
2006
Swiss Institute, Boomrang, New York
2006
Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich (solo)
2006
The Modern Institute Offsite, Glasgow (solo)
2006
Cinq milliards d’ années, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2005
Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York (solo)
2005
Kunsthaus, Zurich (solo)
2005
Fondation Vasarely, Aix-en-Provence (solo)
2005
Galerie Almine Rech, Paris (solo)
2005
Stroom, The Hague (solo)
2005
Zentrum für Kunst- und Medientechnologie, Lichtkunst aus Kunstlicht, Karlsruhe
2005
Villa Arson, Lotissement de Cimaises, Nice
2004
Alte Gerhardsen, Never Never Landscape, curated by Kirsty Bell, Berlin
2004
Regen Project, Los Angeles
2004
JFK Airport, Terminal 5, New York
2004
Roma Roma Roma, Rome (solo)
2004
The Modern Institute, Glasgow (solo)
2004
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, It's all an Illusion, Zurich
2004
Genesis Sculpture, Domaine de Pommery, Reims
2004
Le Magasin, Grenoble
2003
Lamppost, Public Art Fund, New York (solo)
2003
Le Consortium, Dijon (solo)

Literature

2006
The New Yorker, May 23, 2006, p. 20
2005
Ribas, Joao, Review, in: Time Out, May 12 – 18, 2005, p. 74
2005
Troncy, Eric, ‘Varadinis, Mirjam (ed): Mark Handforth’, Zürich: JRP Riniger, 2005 (exh. cat.) engl. and german
2005
Lunn, Felicity, ‘Mark Handforth, Kunsthaus Zürich’, in: Artforum, No. XLIII, May 2005, p. 242
2005
Von Burg, Dominique, ‘Crash im Schein von Neonlicht’, in: Zürichsee-Zeitung. Rechtes Ufer, March 21, 2005, p. 23
2005
Bergflödt, Torbjörn, ‘Urbane Landschaft’, in: Südkurier, March 15, 2005, p. 11
2005
‘Kunsthaus Zürich zeigt Plastiken von Mark Handforth’, in: www.dw-world.de, March 11, 2005
2005
Basting, Barbara, ‘Trick mit Knick im Kandelaber’ in: Tages Anzeiger, March 2, 2005, p. 50
2005
Herzog, Samuel, ‘Im Reich der Luxus-Vandalen: Mark Handforth im Kunsthaus Zürich’, in: Neue Zürcher Zeitung, February 26 2005, p. 46
2005
Frey, Lilith, ‘Es röhrt im Kunsthaus’, in: Blick, February 25, 2005, p. 21