Timeline

1972
Born in Leeds, England
1990–1991
Jacob Kramer Foundation College, Leeds, England
1991–1994
BA, Central St. Martin’s School of Art
1994–1996
De Ateliers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2001–2002
Committee Member for the NICC-Bruxel, lecture series, Brussels, Belgium
Lives and works in Los Angeles

Exhibitions

2012
Where The Wild Things Are, Sainsbury Centre for the Visual Arts, Norwich (solo)
2012
High Line Art, New York
2012
Hauser & Wirth Outdoor Sculpture, Southwood Garden, St. James’s Church, London
2011
American Exuberance, Rubell Family Collection, Miami
2011
We Will Live, We Will See, Zabludowicz Collection, London
2011
Flowers for Summer, Michael Werner Gallery, New York
2011
The Shape of Things to Come: New Sculpture, Saatchi Gallery, London
2011
The World Belongs to You, Punta della Dogana, Venice.Italy
2011
The Beat of the Show, Inverleith House, Edinburgh (solo)
2011
All Together Now, L&M Arts, Los Angeles (solo)
2011
Le Printemps de Septembre, Festival of Contemporary Arts, Toulouse, France
2010–2011
Statuesque, City Hall Park, New York; Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas
2010–2011
What Went Down, Modern Art Oxford and the Ashmolean Museum; Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach; Centre International d’Art et du Paysage, Île de Vassiviere (solo)
2010
Thomas Houseago: The Moon and the Stars and the Sun, Michael Werner Gallery, New York (solo)
2010
Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
2010
Thomas Houseago, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford (solo)
2009
twofacetwo, with Aaron Curry, VW (VeneKlasen/Werner), Berlin, Germany (solo)
2009
Beg, Borrow and Steal, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL
2009
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
2009
In-finitum, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy
2009
Thomas Houseago, Dieter Roth, André Thompkins, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster, Glasgow, Scotland
2009
Beaufort03. Art by the Sea, Blankenberge, Belgian seaside, Belgium
2009
Selected Works from the MCA Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
2009
Thomas Houseago, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin (solo)
2009
Thomas Houseago: Ode, Galleria Zero, Milan (solo)
2009
Two Face: Aaron Curry and Thomas Houseago, Ballroom Marfa, Texas
2008
Black Swan, Michael Werner gallery, Projectspace, London, Great Britain (group)
2008
Academia : Qui es-tu ?, la Chapelle de l’Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France (group)
2008
Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner, Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin, Germany (group)
2008
KABUL 3000. Love among the Cabbagesi, Galleria Zero, Milan, Italy (group)
2008
David Kordansky, Los Angeles, CA, USA (solo)
2008
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2008
Bastards, Herald Street, London, Great Britain (solo)
2008
Sonsbeek 2008: Grandeur, Park Sonsbeek, Arnhem, Netherlands (group)
2007
A Million Miles Away, The Modern Institute, Glasgow, Great Britain (solo)
2007
Strange things permit themselves the luxury of occurring, Camden Arts Center, London, UK (group)
2007
Sculptors’ Drawings: Ideas, Studies, Sketches, Proposals, And More, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (group)
2007
Personal Belongings – Contemporary Sculpture from Los Angeles, Sabine Knust Galerie Maximilian Verlag, Munich, Germany (group)
2006
Red Eye: Los Angeles Artists from the Rubell Family Collection, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL, USA (group)
2006
Making and Finding, The Foundation To-Life, Mount Kisco, NY, USA (group)
2006
Transformers, Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV, USA (group)
2006
The Glass Bead Game, Vilma Gold Project Space, Berlin, Germany (group)
2005
Both Ends Burning, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA (group)
2005
Six Outdoor Projects, L.I.U., Brooklyn, New York, NY, USA (group)
2004
Art Brussels, solo presentation, with gallery Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2003
Thomas Houseago, I Am Here, Selected Sculptures 1995-2003, S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium (solo)
2003
Passie in Beeld, Ruimtelijk werk uit de collectie van de Nederlandsche Bank, Maliebeeld, The Hague, the Netherlands (group)
2003
Group show/artists of the gallery, Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (group)
2002
Stedelijk Museum in De Nieuwe Kerk, Beelden/Sculpture 1947-2002, curated by Rudi Fuchs, Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (group)
2002
Xavier Hufkens, with Amy Bessone, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2001
Rondom Jheronimous Bosch, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (group)
2000
Something to Be, Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1999
Glad IJs, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (group)
1999
Werk boven de bank, Archipel, Apeldoorn, the Netherlands (group)
1998
Morning Glory, De Ateliers, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (group)
1998
Summer Show, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
1998
Acquisitions 1997, De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1997
New Acquisitions, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1996
Stedelijk Museum Bureau, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (solo)
1996
Mum’s tattoo, with Matthew Monahan, guest curator Luc Tuymans, Si en La, Antwerp, Belgium (solo)