Mark Wallinger (b. 1959, Chigwell) lives and works in London. Graduated from Goldsmiths, University of London, London (1985); and Chelsea College of Arts, London (1981). Awards include the Turner Prize for his installation ‘State Britain’ (2007). His work ‘Ecce Homo’ (1999–2000) was the first piece to occupy the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square. Wallinger represented Britain at the Venice Biennale (2001). Select solo exhibitions include The Human Figure In Space, Jerwood Gallery, Hastings (2018); MARK WALLINGER MARK, Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato and touring (2016-18); SITE, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead (2012); Museum de Pont, Tilburg (2011); Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo (2010); Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau (2008); Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig (2007); State Britain, Tate Britain, London (2007); Museo de Arte Carillo Gil, Mexico City (2006); Easter, Hangar Bicocca, Milan (2005); Sleeper, Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin (2004); No Man’s Land, Whitechapel Gallery, London (2001); Ecce Homo, Vienna Secession, Vienna; Credo, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool (2000); Mark Wallinger is Innocent, Palais Des Beaux-Arts, Brussels (1999); Lost Horizon, Museum for Gegenwartskunst, Basel (1999); Prometheus, Portikus, Hamburg (1999); and Serpentine Gallery, London (1995). His works are held in public collections including Tate, London; MoMA, New York; and Centre Pompidou, Paris.
Last updated: 21.02.2019