Michael Werner Gallery

Peter Doig

(Scottish, b. 1959)

i think it's time... by peter doig

Peter Doig

I think it's time..., 1982–1983

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just passing thru by peter doig

Peter Doig

Just Passing Thru, 1982

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red sienna by peter doig

Peter Doig

Red Sienna, 1985

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contemplating culture by peter doig

Peter Doig

Contemplating Culture, 1985

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sleepwalking by peter doig

Peter Doig

Sleepwalking, 1983

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boom, boom, boom, boom (the sublime) by peter doig

Peter Doig

Boom, boom, boom, boom (the sublime), 1982

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Biography

Timeline

1959
Born in Edinburgh, Scotland
1962
Moved to Trinidad
1966
Moved to Canada
1979 - 1980
Wimbledon School of Art, London, England
1979
Moved to London
1980 - 1983
BA, Central Saint Martins, London, England
1989 - 1990
MA, Chelsea School of Art at University of the Arts London, London, England
1991
Whitechapel Art Gallery's Artist Award
1993
Awarded First Prize at the John Moores Liverpool Exhibition
1994
Nominated for the Turner Prize

Exhibitions

2012 - 2013
Pop Art Accrochage, Fluegel-Roncak Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
2008 - 2009
Schirn Kunsthalle in Frankfurt, Germany (solo)
Peter Doig: New Paintings, Michael Werner Gallery New York in Collaboration with Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, NY
Peter Doig: Not for Sale, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany
2008
Tate Britain, London, England (solo)
Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France (solo)
Series Drawing: An exhibition of works on paper, Michael Werner Gallery, New York, NY
Serial Works on Paper, Julius Werner Berlin, Berlin, Germany
A Guest of Honour: From Francis Bacon to Peter Doig, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Austria
Marlon Brando, Pocahontas and Me (curated by Jeremy Deller), Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
…same as it ever was Painting at Chelsea 1990 – 2007, University of the Arts, London, England
2007
The Painting of Modern Life, Hayward Gallery, London, England
Fast Forward: Contemporary Collections for the Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
Der Symbolismus und die Kunst der Gegenwart, Van der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, Germany
Very Abstract and Hyper Figurative, The Thomas Dane Gallery, London, UK
Leerraume des Erzahlens, Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, Duisberg, Germany
2006
Go West Young Man, Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig, Germany (solo)
Peter Doig: Studiofilmclub 2003 – 2006, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX (solo)
In den Alpen, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
The Secret Public - The Last Days of the British Underground 1978-88, Kunstverein München, Munich; ICA, London, UK
Eye on Europe, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Essential Painting, National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan
Surprise, Surprise, ICA London, London, UK
Travelling light, Bonefantenmuseum, Maastricht, The Netherlands
The Secret Public: The Last Days of the British Underground 1978-88, Kunstverein München, Germany
Stillpoints of the Turning World, SITE Santa Fe Biennial, Santa Fe, NM
Whitney Biennial 'Day for Night', Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Imagination Becomes Reality Part III. Talking Pictures“, Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany
Tate Triennial 'Days like these', Tate Britain, London, England
2005 - 2006
Peter Doig: Works on Paper, Windsor, Vero Beach, FL; London, England; New York, NY; Toronto, Canada (solo)
Studiofilmclub, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany; Kunsthalle Zürich, Switzerland (solo)
2005
The Triumph of Painting. Part I, Saatchi Gallery, London, England
Geschichtenerzähler, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
Wunschwelten, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
2004
Peter Doig/Jochen Klein, Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, Germany (solo)
Metropolitain, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany; Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover, Germany (solo)
Rheingold III, Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany
Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany
Huts, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
the undiscovered country, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA54th Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
2003
Peter Doig, Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL (solo)
Charley´s Space, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, The Netherlands; Carré D’Art contemporain de Nimes, Nimes, France (cat.) (solo)
Peter Doig: Painter as Printmaker, James Hyman Fine Art, London, UK (solo)
Pittura/Painting: From Rauschenberg to Murakami 1964-2003. 50 International Art Exhibition, Musei Civici Veneziani/La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
2002
Peter Doig: The Prints, The Bailey Collection, Toronto, Canada (solo)
100 Years Ago“, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, England (solo)

Public Collections

Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Bonnefanten Museum, Netherlands
British Museum, London, England
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris, France
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
Philadelphia Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton, England
Tate Gallery, London, England
Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, England

Literature

2007
Boutsko, Anastassia, Die Russen kommen, Monopol. Zeitschrift für Kunst und Leben, 23 May 2007, pp. 100-103
Adrian Searle, Kitty Scott, Catherine Grenier, Peter Doig, New York, 2007
Imagination becomes Reality - Eine Ausstellung zum erweiterten Malereibegriff. Werke aus der Sammlung Goetz, Ingvild Goetz, Gregor Jansen und Stephan Urbaschek (Hrsg.), Karlsruhe, 2007
Künstlerplakate von Picasso bin Heute, Seedamm Kulturzentrum, Pfäffikon (SZ) and Käthe Kollwitzmuseum, Cologne 2007
Catherine Grenier, Reconquérir le monde. Peter Doig, Les Cahiers du Musée d’art moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris, Winter 2006/07, S. 30-37.
Stefan Koldehoff, Don’t believe the hype, Monopol – Magazin für Kunst und Leben, Nr. 4, April 2007, S.86-87.
Sebastian Preuss, Mangroven-Groove, AD Architectural Digest, April 2007, S. 158.
Hans Pietsch, Teures Kanu, Art – Das Kunstmagazin, Nr. 4, April 2007, S. 132.
Surprise, Surprise, ICA Insitute of Contemporary Arts, London, 2006
Essential Painting, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, 2006