Nick Hornby

Nick Hornby (b. 1980, London) lives and works in New York and London. He studied at Chelsea College of Art and the Slade School of Art, UCL. Hornby's sculptures emerge from the convergence of a postermodern historical perspective and cutting-edge digital technology. Mining the collective index of cultural history, Hornby uses technology not just to invoke potential new worlds but as a way of investigating alternative ways of seeing history. In 2014, he was shortlisted for the Public Sculpture: Kensington Academy Commission, London, and was appointed FRBS, Fellow of the RBS , Royal British Society of Sculptors. Selected solo shows include: Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013), Churner and Churner, New York (2013); Matthew Burrows & Nick Hornby, The Solo projects, Basel (2011); Atom vs Super Subject, Alexia Goethe Gallery, London (2010); Tell Tale Heart, Camley Street Natural Park, London (2008); Clifford Chance Sculpture Award 2008, Clifford Chance, London (2008); and Sound Track, Ada St, London (2005). Selected group exhibitions and events include: Slipped Gears, Usman Gallery, Bennington College, VT USA (2014); Pride, Paddle8, NY (2014); Dallas Art Fair, Churner and Churner Gallery, NY (2014); Dialogue: Eric Fertman and Nick Hornby, Time Equities Building, New York (2014);  Bird God Drone, Public Commission, DUMBO, Brookyn, New York (2014); Out of Hand, Materializing the Postdigital, Museum of Art and Design, NY (2013); Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra, One Canada Square, London (2013); Ikono On Air Festival, Ikono , Berlin (2013); Opinion Makers, Enclave Gallery, London (2013); NADA New York 2013, Churner and Churner Gallery, NY (2013); The Fine Line, Identity Art Gallery, Hong Kong (2013); Drawing Biennial 2013, Drawing Room, London (2013); Sculptors Drawings, Pangolin, London (2012); I Love 3D, Christies, London (2012); and This is London, Shizaru, London (2012). Hornby is represented by Churner and Churner, New York.

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