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Michael Craig-Martin    (Irish, 1941)

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1941 Born 28, August, Dublin, Ireland
1946 Family moves to Washington D.C: Education in U.S.A.
1961 Fordham University, New York
1961 - 1966 Studied Fine Art at Yale University, B.A., M.F.A.
1965 - 1966 Taught at School of Visual Arts, New York
1966 Moves to Britain
1966 - 1969 Taught at Bath Academy of Art
1969 First solo exhibition, Rowan Gallery, London, England
1968 - 1970 Taught at Canterbury College of Art
1970 - 1972 Artist-in-Residence, King's College, Cambridge, England
1981 - 1982 Living and working in New York
1982 First solo exhibition with Waddington Galleries, London
1974 - 1988 Taught at Goldsmith's College School of Art, London
1989 Retrospective Exhibition, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
1989 Appointed Trustee of the Tate Gallery, London
1994 - 2000 Appointed MIllard Professor of Fine Art, Goldsmith's College, University of London, England
2001 Awarded a CBE
2001 Lives and works in London, England

2010 FRIDAY: YBA Group Show, Galerie Haas & Fuchs, Berlin, Germany (group)
2010 Michael Craig-Martin, The Goss-Michael Foundation, Dallas, Texas, US (solo)
2009 New works Galerie Haas & Fuchs, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2009 Michael Craig-Martin, PKM Trinity Gallery, Seoul, Korea (solo)
2009 Nothern Print Biennale, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK (group)
2009 Summer Exhibition 2009, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK (group)
2008 Static: Contemporary Still Life and Portraiture, Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston, UK (group)
2008 Forgetting Velázquez: Las Meninas, Museu Picasso de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (group)
2008 Turned On, Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK (group)
2008 Alphabets and Sunsets, Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2008 Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art, Barbican, London, UK
2008 ARTfutures 2008, Bloomberg Space, London, UK
2008 Outlines, Gimpel Fils, London, UK
2008 For the Spirit - From the UBS Art Collection, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
2007 Living In the Material World – ‘Things’ In Art of The 20th Century and Beyond, The National Art Center, Tokyo
2007 Imagery Play, PKM Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2007 ART Futures, Bloomberg Space, London, England (group)
2007 Michael Craig Martin, The Columns, Gallery, Seoul (Korea) (solo)
2007 Michael Craig Martin, A is for umbrella, Gagosian Gallery, London (solo)
2006 Michael Craig-Martin, Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin (solo)
2006 Michael Craig-Martin, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz (solo)
2006 Michael Craig-Martin, New Art Centre, Salisbury (England) (solo)
2006 Michael Craig-Martin - Changement de climat (solo)
2006 MAGASIN-Centre National d’art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble (solo)
2006 Form and Line. Prints, Green On Red Gallery, Dublin (group)
2006 The Hiscox Collection #2 (group)
2006 Hiscox Art Projects, London, England (group)
2006 ACG Publications, Alan Cristea Gallery, London, England (group)
2006 6th Shanghai Biennale - Hyper Design (group)
2006 Shanghai Biennale - Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai (group)
2006 Lightboxes, Alan Cristea Gallery, London, England (group)
2006 SWITCHED ON, Alan Cristea Gallery, London, England (group)
2006 Morandi’s Legacy - Influences on British Art, Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, London, England (group)
2006 MORANDI, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, Cumbria, England (group)
2006 As if by Magic, Bethlehem Peace Centre, Bethlehem, Palestine
2005 Works on Paper, Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, California
2005 Arp / CRAIG-MARTIN / Arp, Arp Museum, Remagen, Germany (solo)
2005 Alan Cristea Gallery Publications, Alan Cristea Gallery, London, England (group)
2005 Painting in the Edge, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul (group)
2005 Raised Awareness - Curated by Bill Woodrow, Tate Modern, London, England (group)
2005 Michael Craig-Martin, Galerie Haas & Fuchs, Berlin (solo)
2004 Michael Craig-Martin – Surfacing, Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes (solo)
2004 Michael Craig-Martin - New Work, Alan Cristea Gallery, London (England) (solo)
2004 100 Artists See God, Laguna Art Museum, California; and Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK
2003 Workspace, Galerie Jürg Judin, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
2003 Gagosian Gallery, New York (solo)
2003 Michael Craig-Martin, Haunch of Venison - Zürich (ex Galerie Judin), Zurich (solo)
2003 Michael Craig-Martin - Eye Of The Storm, Gagosian Gallery, New York (solo)
2002 Inhale/Exhale, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, England (solo)
2002 Inhale/Exhale, Manchester Art Gallery (solo)
2002 Works 1984-1989, Waddington Galleries, London, England (solo)
2002 Passenger, Astrup Fearnley Museum, Oslo, Norway
2002 Blast to Freeze, British Art in the 20th Century, Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg, Germany
2001 Living, Sintra Museum of Modern Art, Berardo Collection, Portugal (solo)
2001 Lux Gallery, London, UK
2001 Yale School of Art and Architecture, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
2001 Landscapes, The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
2000 Intelligence, New British Art 2000, Tate Britain, London
2000 Live in your head, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
2000 Voilà, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris
2000 Shifting Ground, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
2000 Conference, Waddington Galleries, London, England (solo)
2000 Haus der Kunst, Munich
2000 IVAM, Valencia, Spain
2000 Die scheinbaren Dinge, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany (site-specific installation)
2000 Drawings 2000, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
2000 Drawings & Photographs, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, USA
2000 Full/empty, fig-1, London, UK( solo)
1999 Signature Pieces, Alan Cristea Gallery
1999 ModernStarts: Things, Museum of Modern Art, New York (site specific installation)
1999 Michael Craig-Martin, Peter Blum Gallery, New York City, NY (solo)
1999 Michael Craig-Martin - and sometimes a cigar is just a cigar, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart (solo)
1998 Michael Craig-Martin always now, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover (solo)
1998 Elegant Austerity, Waddington Galleries, London
1998 Jardin d’artiste, Musée Zadkine, Paris
1998 Up to 2000, Southampton City Art Gallery
1998 ‘Cluster Bomb’, Morrison Judd, London
1998 Love Hotel, The John Curtin Gallery, University of Technology, Perth, Australia
1998 British Pavilion, Ibirapuera Park, 24th International Biennale of Sao Paolo, Brazil (site-specific installation) (solo)
1998 Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, US (solo)
1997 Treasure Island, Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon
1997 Follow me: British Art on the lower Elbe, organised by Landschaftsverband
1997 Alan Cristea Gallery, London, England (solo)
1997 Waddington Galleries, London, England (solo)
1997 Southampton City Art gallery (solo)
1997 Galerie Der Spiegel, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1997 Michael Craig-Martin und Raymond Pettibon, Kunstverein fur die Rheinlande, Dusseldorf, Germany (solo)
1996 - 1997 Ace! Arts Council Collection New Purchases, South Bank Centre exhibition: touring Britain
1996 ‘Un siècle de sculpture Anglaise’, galerie nationale du jeu de Paume, Paris
1995 Drawing the line: Reappraising drawing past and present, selected by Michael Craig-Martin, South Bank Centre exhibition: touring Britain
1995 Open House, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge
1995 The Adventure of Painting, Kunstverein, Dusseldorf and Kunstverein, Stuttgart
1995 Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (solo)
1995 Drawing the line: Reassessing drawing past and present, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
1995 Traveled to:Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton, UK
1995 1:1 Wandmalerei: wall drawings and wall paintings, Kunstlerwerkstatt Lothringer Strasse, Munich, Germany (site-specific installation)
1994 Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France (solo)
1994 'An oak tree', galeria Foksal, Warsaw, Poland (solo)
1994 Wall Paintings at the Villa Herbst, Museum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland (solo)
1994 Wall to Wall, Serpentine Gallery, London; touring to Southampton and Leeds; wall drawing exhibition with Lothar Baumgarten, Jessica Diamond, Neile Toroni, Lawrence Weiner and Barbara Kruger
1993 Out of sight out of mind, Lisson Gallery, London
1993 Here and Now, Serpentine Gallery, London
1993 Accomodating, British School at Rome (solo)
1993 Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris, France (solo)
1993 At Home, Waddingtons Galleries, London, England (solo)
1993 An oak tree, Galeria Foksal, Warsaw, Poland (solo)
1992 - 1993 Twelve Stars: selected works from the European Parliament Collection, Arts Council Gallery, Belfast; touring to Edinburgh and London
1992 Waddington Galleries, London, UK (solo)
1991 Objects for the Ideal Home: The Legacy of Pop Art, Serpentine Gallery, London
1991 Michael Craig-Martin, Michael Landy, Julian Opie, Goldsmiths College Art Gallery
1991 Project Gallery, Museum of Modern Art, New York (solo)
1991 David Nolan Gallery, New York (solo)
1991 Musee des Beaux Arts, Andre alraux, Le Havre (solo)
1990 Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris, France (solo)
1990 The Readymade Boomerang, Sydney Biennale, Sydney, Australia
1990 A Painting Show: Michael Craig-Martin, Gary Hume, Christopher Wool, Karsten Schubert, London, England
1989 Sculpture, Six Friedrich Gallery, Munich, Germany
1989 Michael Craig-Martin, Grenville Davey, Julian Opie’, Lia Rumma Gallery, Naples
1989 Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, England (retrospective) solo
1988 - 1989 100 Years of Art in Britain, Leeds City Art Gallery, 100th Anniversary Exhibition
1988 Starlit Waters: British Sculpture, an International Art 1986-88, Tate Gallery, Liverpool, England
1988 Britannica: Trente Ans de Sculpture 1960-88, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Andre Malraux, Le Havre: touring France and Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerp
1988 That Which Appears Is Good, That Which Is Good Appears, Tanja Grunert Gallery, Cologne
1988 Waddington Galleries, London (solo)
1987 Vessel, Serpentine Gallery, London, England
1987 Wall Works, Cornerhouse Gallery, Manchester, England
1987 Zach Schuster Gallery, Florida (solo)
1986 L’Attitude, Galeria Comicos, Lisbon
1986 Entre El Objeto Y La Image-Escultra británica contemporánea, Palacio Velázquez, Madrid; touring to Barcelona and Bilabao
1985 Waddington Galleries, London, England (solo)
1984 1965-72 - when attitude became form, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge: touring to Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Ireland
1984 The British Art Show, City Museum and Art Gallery and Ikon Gallery, Birmingham: touring Britain
1984 Waddington & Shiell Gallery, Toronto, Canada (solo)
1983 New Art, Tate Gallery, London, England
1982 Aspects of British Art Today, Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo: touring Japan
1982 Fifth Triennale India, New Delhi, India (solo)
1982 Waddington Galleries, London (solo)
1981 Galerija Suvremene Umjetnosti, Zagreb (solo)
1981 British Sculpture in the 20th Century, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
1981 Malmoe, Konsthall, Malmo Sweden
1981 Construction in Process, Lodz, Poland
1980 Galerie Bama, Paris, France (solo)
1980 ROSC, University College Gallery and National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
1979 Oliver Dowling Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
1979 Galeria Foksal, Warsaw, Poland (solo)
1979 Galeria Akumlatory, Poznan, Poland (solo)
1979 Un Certain Art Anglais, Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; organised by ARC II and the British Council
1979 JP II, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, in collaboration with the British council
1978 Galerie December, Dusseldorf, Germany (solo)
1978 Michael Craig-Martin: 10 works 1970-77 (solo)
1978 Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane; touring Australia (solo)
1978 The Garden, Jardin botanique National, Meis, Belgium
1977 Documenta VI, Kassel, West Germany
1977 Hayward Annual: Current British Art Part II, Hayward Gallery, London, England
1977 Reflected Images, Kettle’s Yard Gallery, Cambridge, England
1977 Works on Paper - The Contemporary Art Society’s Gifts to Public Galleries 1952-77, Royal Academy of Arts, London, England
1977 Oliver Dowling Gallery, Dublin, UK (solo)
1976 - 1977 Turnpike Gallery, Leigh (solo)
1976 - 1977 New Gallery, London (solo)
1976 - 1977 Glynn Vivian Art Gallery & Museum, Swansea (solo)
1976 - 1977 Third Eye Centre, Glasgow, Ireland (solo)
1976 Michael Craig-Martin: Selected Works 1966-1975, Turnpike Gallery, Leigh, UK (solo)
1976 Art as Thought Process, XI Biennale International d’Art, Palais d’Europe, Menton, France
1976 Recent International Forms in Art, 2nd Biennale of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
1975 Britanniasta 75, Helsingin Taidehalli, Helsinki, Finland
1975 IX Biennale des Jeunes Artistes, Paris, France
1975 Body and Soul’, Peter Moores Liverpool Project 3, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool R.I.B.A., London, England
1975 Contemporary British Drawings, XIII Bienal of Sao Paolo
1974 Idea and Image in Recent Art, Art Institute of Chicago
1974 Art as Thought Process, Serpentine Gallery, London
1974 Galerie December, Munster, Germany (solo)
1973 11 British Artists, Staatlichen Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden: touring to Kunsthalle, Bremen
1973 Henry Moore to Gilbert & George, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels
1972 7 Exhibitions, Tate Gallery, London
1972 The New Art, Hayward Gallery, London
1971 Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol (solo)
1971 Richard Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh, Ireland (solo)
1970 Critic’s Choice, Arthur Tooth & Sons, London, UK
1969 Rowan Gallery, London. (also 1970, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1978, 1980)
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