David Thorpe

David Thorpe (b. 1972, London) lives and works in Berlin. Studied MA Fine Art, Goldsmiths University, London (1996-98); and BA (Hons) Fine Art, Humberside University, Lincoln (1991-94). Select solo exhibitions include David Thorpe, Lush Underground, Galeria Pedro Cera, Lisbon (2017); David Thorpe - Loved Underground, Meyer Riegger Berlin, Berlin (2016); Meyer Riegger, Karlsruhe (2015); Maureen Paley, London (2012); The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield (2012); Casey Kaplan, New York (2010); A Weak Light Flickering, Meyer Riegger, Berlin (2009); David Thorpe: Veils and Shelters, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover, (2009); The Defeated Life Restored, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus (2007); A Meeting of Friends, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA (2006); and The Colonists, Art Now space, Tate Britain, London (2004).  Select group exhibitions include And Then There Were None, Meyer Riegger, Karslruhe (2017); Sitting on branch, von Bartha, Basel (2016); The Science of Imaginary Solutions, Breese Little, London (2016); Never Look Back When Leaving, Casey Kaplan, New York (2014); Half past noon, CAN - Centre d art Neuchâtel, Neuchâtel (2014); Labour and Wait, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara (2013); Drawing a Universe, Arthena Foundation, Düsseldorf (2013); Heather & Ivan Morison, Ben Rivers, and David Thorpe, The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield (2012); The Power of Paper, Saatchi Gallery, London (2012); From The Recent Past: New Acquisitions, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (2011); Shape of Things to Come: New Sculpture, Saatchi Gallery, London (2011); The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place, 176 / Zabludowicz Collection, London (2010); The Dark Monarch: Magic and Modernity in British Art, Tate St Ives, St Ives and Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne (2009); and Delusional Virtuosity, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Schiedam (2009).

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