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Richard Deacon    (Welsh, 1949)

 Richard Deacon - Alphabet I(ndigo) (Sculptures) h: 55.1 x w: 63.4 x d: 2 in / h: 140 x w: 161 x d: 5.1 cm
Richard Deacon
Alphabet I(ndigo) 2012
 Richard Deacon - Double Talk (Sculptures) h: 336.6 x w: 96.5 x d: 80.8 in / h: 855 x w: 245.1 x d: 205.2 cm
Richard Deacon
Double Talk 1987
 Richard Deacon - Infinity #24 (Sculptures) h: 93 x w: 70.5 x d: 2 in / h: 236.2 x w: 179.1 x d: 5.1 cm
Richard Deacon
Infinity #24 2004
 Richard Deacon - Table D (Sculptures) h: 11.8 x w: 94.1 x d: 96.6 in / h: 30 x w: 239 x d: 245.4 cm
Richard Deacon
Table D 1998

1949 Born in Bangor, Wales
1968 - 1969 Somerset College of Art, Taunton
1969 - 1972 St Martins School of Art, London
1974 - 1977 Royal College of Art, London
1977 - 1978 Chelsea School of Art, London (part-time)
1987 Awarded Turner Prize, London
1994 Visiting Professor, London Institute (Chelsea School of
1996 Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et Lettres, Ministry of Culture, France
1998 Elected as a member of the Royal Academy CBE award
2004 Will-Grohmann-Preis, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
Lives and works in London

2012 - 2013 CAC Málaga, Málaga, Spain (solo)
2010 - 2011 Auswertung der Flugdaten: Die Kunst der 80er. Eine Düsseldorfer Perspektive, K21 Ständehaus, Düsseldorf, Germany
2010 - 2011 The Missing Part, Sprengel Museum Hannover, Germany
2010 Brave New World: From the Perspective of Mudam Collection Mudam Luxembourg, Luxembourg
2010 The Inside New Art Centre, Salisbury, UK (solo)
2010 Collection XXVI: The Artefactum years, MHKA Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerp, Belgium
2010 The Missing Part, MAMCS Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Strasbourg, France (solo)
2009 Add & Subtract, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany
2009 Siamese Connection, Distrito 4, Madrid, Spain
2008 XXème Biennale Internationale de Céramique Contemporaine, Musée National Picasso La Guerre et la Paix, Vallauris, France, 28 June – 17 November
2008 Richard Deacon: Border Traffic, Fondation Maeght, St-Paul, France (solo)
2008 Richard Deacon: Seven Works, Mad. Sq. Art, Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2008 Richard Deacon, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR, USA (solo)
2008 Richard Deacon - North, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Kopenhagen, Denmark (solo)
2008 Figura Humana y Abstracción, Würth Museo La Rioja, Agoncillo, Spain
2008 And so it goes: Richard Deacon, Merlin James and Heather & Ivan Morison, Chapter Gallery, Cardiff, Wale
2008 On the Rocks. Richard Deacon & Bill Woodrow, Bloomberg SPACE, London
2008 Heavy Metal. Die unerklärbare Leichtigkeit des Materials, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany
2007 Courtyard and Skyroom, LA Louver Gallery, Venice, CA, USA (solo)
2007 Richard Deacon, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac - Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria (solo)
2007 How Much Does Your Mind Weigh, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin (solo)
2007 Personals, IKON Gallery, Birmingham, England (solo)
2007 Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France (solo)
2007 And so it goes. Fel ‘na mae, Artists from Wales at the 52nd International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia
2007 Orinoco", Richard Deacon and David Ward, New Art Centre, Salisbury, England
2006 Lead Astray: Shared Sculptures by Bill Woodrow and Richard Deacon, Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery, Plymouth, England
2006 Letze Runde / Last Call, Richard Deacon, Jonathan Lasker, Juan Uslé, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
2006 The Size of It, Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen, Germany (solo)
2006 New Drawings, The Drawing Gallery, London, England (solo)
2005 Range, Lisson Gallery, London, England (solo)
2005 The Size of It, Sara Hildén Art Museum, Tampere, Finland (solo)
2005 Infinity x 2, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France (solo)
2005 Out of Order, Tate St Ives, Cornwall (solo)
2005 Henry Moore: Epoche und Echo, Sechs Jahrzehnte englischer Bildhauerei im 20. Jahrhundert, Kunsthalle Würth, Schwäbisch Hall, Germany
2004 Beyond the Clouds, L.A. Louver, Los Angeles, California, USA (solo)
2004 Richard Deacon, Marian Goodman, New York, USA (solo)
2004 Slippery when wet, distritocu4tro - Galerie de Arte, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2004 InnenAußen. Sechs Positionen - drei Dimensionen. Die Robert-Jacobsen-Preisträger der Stiftung Wirth, Crailsheimer Kunstfreunde, Stadtmuseum im Spital Crailsheim, Museum Würth Künzelsau, Germany
2004 Lead Astray: New Shared Sculptures (Richard Deacon and Bill Woodrow), New Art Centre Sculpture Park, Salisbury, England; Palácio Nacional de Quelez, Quelez, Portugal
2004 Sculpture, L.A. Louver, Los Angeles, California, USA
2003 - 2004 Other Criteria, Henry Moore Institute, Yorkshire, England (solo)
2003 UW84DC, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2003 Richard Deacon á l'atelier Brancusi, Passage de la mer rouge, Centre George Pompidou, Paris, France (solo)
2003 Richard Deacon, Galerie Stadtpark, Krems, Austria (solo)
2003 New Bases, Galerie de/di/bY, Paris, France (solo)
2003 AC: Richard Deacon Made in Cologne, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2003 Blast to Freeze: British Art in the 20th Century, Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, France
2003 Independence, South London Gallery, London, England
2003 Distritocuatro, Galeria de Arte, Madrid, Spain
2002 - 2003 Blast to Freeze: British Art in the 20th Century, Kunstmuseum, Wolfburg, Germany
2002 Life is Beautiful, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle, UK
2002 Lisson Gallery, London (solo)
2002 Richard Deacon: Continent, Galerie Arlogos, Paris (solo)
2002 Summer Programme: New Art Centre Sculpture Park and Gallery, Salisbury, England
2002 Imagine you are standing here in front of me, The Caldic Collection in the Boijmans van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2001 This Side of Paradise, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
2001 Field Day: Sculpture from Britain, Tapei Fine Art Museum, Japan
2001 Sculpture Conemporaine: Œuvres de la Collection Frac Rhône-Alpes de l’Institut d’art contemporain, Substances, Lyon
2001 Full moon, Stedelijk Museum, The Netherlands
2001 From Beuys to Hirst: art works form the Deutsche Bank collection,
2001 Signatures of the Invisible, London Institute, London
2001 Dundee Contemporary Arts, Scotland (solo)
2001 Richard Deacon, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York (solo)
2000 Contemporary art at the Millenium Dome, London (solo)
1999 No Stone Unturned, Kunstkeller, Liestal, Germany (solo)
1999 New World Order, Tate Gallery, Liverpool (solo)

2002 Blast to Freeze. British Art in the 20th century, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany, ISBN 3-7757-1248-8
2002 Sculpture at Goddwood: a vision for twenty-first century British sculpture, edited by Sue Hubbard, ISBN 0-9537794-2-4
2002 Imagine you are standing here in front of me, The Caldic Collection in the Boijmans van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam. (cat.) Essays by Boris Groys and Sven Lütticken, interview with the collector by Brooke Alexander
2002 Between the two of us: Henk Visch
2001 fig-1, published in association with Tate: The Art Magazine, 2001
2001 Richard Deacon, Gutspark Bockel
2001 Field Day: Sculpture from Britain", Tapei Fine Art Museum, Japan
1999 Breaking the Mould, British Art of the 1980s and 1990, The Weltkunst Collection, London
1999 Vision. 50 years British creativity, Thames & Hudson. Texts by David Sylvester, David Hockney, Melvyn Bragg, Michael Crig-Martin, Nicholas Serota
1999 New World Order/Richard Deacon, Tate Gallery Liverpool, UK (Out of Print)
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