Michael Craig-Martin

Michael Craig-Martin
										Untitled (WHO), 2007
										Acrylic on aluminium
									200 x 215 cm
Michael Craig-Martin
Untitled (WHO), 2007
Acrylic on aluminium
200 x 215 cm
Michael Craig-Martin
									Art (red) (2010)
									Acrylic on aluminium
								122 x 122 cm
Michael Craig-Martin
Art (red) (2010)
Acrylic on aluminium
122 x 122 cm
Michael Craig-Martin
								Art (magenta) (2010)
								Acrylic on aluminium
							122 x 122 cm
Michael Craig-Martin
Art (magenta) (2010)
Acrylic on aluminium
122 x 122 cm
1941 born in Dublin
1961-66 studies at Yale University School of Art and Architecture / BA degree 1964 / MFA degree 1966
1969 first solo exhibition at Rowan Gallery, London
1974-88 teacher at Goldsmiths College, London
1993 returns to Goldsmiths College, London, as Millard Professor of Fine Art
1989-99 Artist Trustee of the Tate Gallery
2001 awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire)
2006 elected to the Royal Academy

lives and works in London

Solo exhibitions (selection)

2015
Michael Craig-Martin, Serpentin Gallery, London, UK
Michael Craig-Martin, Himalayas Museum, Shanghai, China

2014
Michael Craig-Martin, Gagosian Gallery, Hong Kong
Michael Craig-Martin, Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK
Michael Craig-Martin, Gardens of Chatsworth, Chatsworth, UK

2013
Michael Craig-Martin, Museum Haus Esters, Krefeld, Germany

2010
Michael Craig-Martin, The Goss-Michael Foundation, Dallas, Texas

2009
New works Galerie Haas & Fuchs, Berlin
Michael Craig-Martin, PKM Trinity Gallery, Seoul

2008
For the Spirit - From the UBS Art Collection, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo

2007
Michael Craig-Martin, The Columns, Gallery, Seoul
Michael Craig-Martin, A is for umbrella, Gagosian Gallery, London

2006
Michael Craig-Martin, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
Michael Craig-Martin. Signs of Life, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz
Michael Craig-Martin: Climate Change”, Le Magasin, Grenoble

2005
Michael Craig-Martin, Galerie Haas & Fuchs, Berlin

2004
Michael Craig-Martin: Surfacing, Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes
Deconstructing Piero Deconstructing Seurat Folio, Alan Cristea Gallery, London
Arp-Craig-Martin-Arp, Arp Museum – Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen

2003
Workplace, Galerie Judin, Zurich
Eye of the Storm, Gagosian Gallery, New York

2002
Works 1984-1989, Waddington Galleries, London
Inhale/Exhale, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester

2001
Landscapes, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
Living, Sintra Museum du Arte Moderna, The Bernardo Collection, Sintra

2000
Michael Craig-Martin: Conference, Waddington Galleries, London
IVAM, Valencia
Full/empty, fig-1, London

1999
Michael Craig-Martin: and sometimes a cigar is just a cigar; Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
ModernStarts: Things, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Common History, Peter Blum Gallery, New York

1998
Michael Craig-Martin: Always Now, Kunstverein, Hannover
British Pavillion, Ibirapuera Park, 24th International Biennial of Sao Paolo, Sao Paolo
Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston

1997
Innocence and experience, Waddington Galleries, London
Michael Craig-Martin: Prints, Alan Cristea Gallery, London
Michael Craig-Martin / Raymond Pettibon, Kunstverein Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf

1995
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

1994
Private space, public space, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
Wall paintings at the Villa Herbst, Museum Sztuki, Lodz
An oak tree, Galerie Foksal, Warsaw

1993
Accomodating, British School at Rome, Rome
Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris
At home, Waddington Galleries, London

1992
Waddington Galleries, London

1991
Projects 27, Project Gallery, Museum of Modern Art, New York
David Nolan Gallery, New York Musée des Beaux-Arts, André Malraux, Le Havre

1990
Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris

1989
Michael Craig-Martin: A Retrospective 1968 – 1989, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

1988
Waddington Galleries, London

1985
Waddington Galleries, London

1982
Fifth Triennale India, New Dehi Waddington Galleries, London

1981
Galeria Suvremene Umjetnosti, Zagreb

1980
Galerie Bama, Paris

1979
Galeria Foksal, Warsaw Galeria Akumlatory, Poznan Oliver Dowling Gallery, Dublin

1978
Galerie December, Düsseldorf
Michael Craig-Martin: 10 works 1970-77, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, touring Australia

1977
Oliver Dowling Gallery, Dublin

1976
Michael Craig-Martin: Selected works 1966-75, Turnpike Gallery, Leigh, touring Britain New Gallery, London

1974
Galerie December, Münster

1971
Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol Richard Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh

1969
Rowan Gallery, London. (also 1970, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1978, 1980)

Group exhibitions (selection)

2010
ART (curated by Michael Craig-Martin) Galerie Haas & Fuchs, Berlin

2006
Kunst und Fussball, Kunstraum des Deutschen Bundestages, Berlin
Morandi’s Legacy: Influences on British Art, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal

2005
Painting in the Edge, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Raised Awareness: Curated by Bill Woodrow, Tate Modern, London

2004
Drawings, Gagosian Gallery, London
Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Art, London
A Vision of Modern Art in Memory of Dorothy Walker, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
100 Artists See God, ICA (Institute of Contemporary Arts), London
Joyce in Art, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin

2002
Passenger. Astrup Fearnley Museum, Oslo
Blast to Frieze, British Art in the 20th Century, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg

2001
Lux Gallery, London Yale School of Art and Architecture, New Haven

2000
Live in your head, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Intelligence, New British Art 2000, Tate Britain, London
Die scheinbaren Dinge, Haus der Kunst, Munich
Voilá, Le Monde dans la tête, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris
Shifting ground, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
Drawing 2000, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
Drawings & Photographs, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

1999
ModernStarts: Things, Museum of Modern Art, New York (site specific installation)

1998
Elegant Austerity, Waddington Galleries, London
Jardin d’artiste, Musée Zadkine, Paris
Up to 2000, Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton
Cluster Bomb, Morrison Judd, London

1995
Drawing the line: Reappraising drawing past and present, selected by Michael Craig-Martin, South Bank Centre exhibition: touring Britain

1991
Objects for the Ideal Home: The Legacy of Pop Art, Serpentine Gallery, London

1989
Sculpture, Six Friedrich Gallery, Munich, Germany
Michael Craig-Martin, Grenville Davey, Julian Opie, Lia Rumma Gallery, Naples

1988
Starlit Waters: British Sculpture, an International Art 1986-88”, Tate Gallery, Liverpool

1987
Vessel, Serpentine Gallery, London

1986
L’Attitude, Galeria Comicos, Lisbon

1984
1965-72 - when attitude became form, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

1983
New Art, Tate Gallery, London

1981
British Sculpture in the 20th Century, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

1977
Documenta VI, Documenta, Kassel

1975
IX Biennale des Jeunes Artistes, Biennale Paris, Paris
Contemporary British Drawings, XIII Biennale of Sao Paolo, Sao Paolo

1974
Art as Thought Process, Serpentine Gallery, London

1972
7 Exhibitions, Tate Gallery, London