Michael Landy

Michael Landy (b.1963, London) lives and works in London. Studied at Goldsmiths College (1985-1988). Select solo exhibitions include Out Of Order, Tinguely Museum, Basel​ (2016); Breaking News, Michael Landy Studio, London​ (2015); Breaking News, Galerie Sabine Knust, Munich (2015); Saints Alive, Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso, Mexico City (2014); 20 Years of Pressing Hard, Thomas Dane Gallery, London​ (2013); Saints Alive, National Gallery, London​ (2013); Michael Landy: Four Walls, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester​ (2013); Saints Alive, National Gallery, London (2012); Thomas Dane Gallery, London (2012); Acts of Kindness, Kaldor Public Art Projects, Sydney (2011); Art on the Underground, London (2011); Art World Portraits, National Portrait Gallery London (2011); Art Bin, South London Gallery, London (2010); Theatre of Jun, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris (2009); Thomas Dane Gallery, London (2008); In your face, Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam (2008); and Three-piece, Sabine Knust, Munich (2008). Select group exhibitions include A Weed is a Plant out of Place, Lismore Castle, Waterford (2016); PRIÈRE DE TOUCHER -The Touch of Art, Museum Tinguely, Basel (2016); Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London (2015); Seven Artists from the John Kaldor Family Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (2015); Reflections on the Self: From Dürer to Struth, Christie’s Mayfair, London (2015); ART Fahrenheit 415: Sailing Into The Sea of Oblivion, Yokohama Triennale, Japan (2014); Art under Attack: Histories of British Iconoclasm, Tate Britain, London (2013); Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950, Smithsonian Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C (2013); and Edgelands - Prints by George Shaw and Michael Landy, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge​ (2012). His work is held in public and private collections including Arts Council of England; British Museum; Centre Pompidou; and Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Last updated: 08.03.2017

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