Galleria d´arte contemporanea Milano Genova Biography

Biography

Born 1975, Birmingham, England Lives in London, England 

 

EDUCATION 

1996, BA, Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, London, England

1991–1993, Fine Art Foundation, Bournville College, Birmingham, England 

 

AWARDS 

2016, Faena Prize for the Arts, Buenos Aires, Argentina 2009, Turner Prize, Tate Gallery, London, England 

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

 

2018 

The middle door, C+N Canepaneri, Milan

Roger Hiorns, Faena Arts Center, Buenos Aires, Argentina 

 

2017 

A retrospective view of the pathway, Polk Brothers Park, Navy Pier, Chicago IL 

 

2016-2017 

Roger Hiorns, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, England* 

 

2016 

Roger Hiorns, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Roger Hiorns, Luhring Augustine, New York, NY

Untitled (a retrospective view of the pathway), St. Philip’s Cathedral, Birmingham, England 

 

2015 

Roger Hiorns, Centre PasquArt, Biel, Switzerland*

Roger Hiorns, Corvi-Mora, London, England

Roger Hiorns, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic* 

 

2014–2023

Seizure, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Yorkshire, England (ten-year loan)* 

 

2014 

Roger Hiorns, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria Roger Hiorns, Luhring Augustine, New York, NY 

 

2013-2014 

Roger Hiorns: Untitled 2010, firstsite, Colchester, England * A catalogue was published with this exhibition

 

2014 

Roger Hiorns, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Roger Hiorns, The Hepworth Wakefield—The Calder, Wakefield, England 

 

2012 

Roger Hiorns, Corvi-Mora, London, England

Roger Hiorns, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA

Roger Hiorns: Untitled (Alliance), MIMA, Middlesbrough, England 

Roger Hiorns, De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem, The Netherlands* 

Wide Open School, Hayward Gallery, London, England* 

 

2011 

Roger Hiorns, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 

 

2010 

Roger Hiorns, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL Roger Hiorns, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen

 

2009 

Roger Hiorns, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA Turner Prize, Tate Britain, London, England 

 

2008 

Roger Hiorns, Corvi-Mora, London, England

Seizure, Harper Road, An Artangel/Jerwood Commission, London, England* 

 

2007 

Roger Hiorns, Church of Saint Paulinus, Richmond, North Yorkshire, England* 

Glittering Ground, Camden Arts Centre, London, England

Roger Hiorns, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA 

 

2006 

Roger Hiorns, Corvi-Mora, London, England

Roger Hiorns: Untitled (2006), Cubitt Gallery, London, England 

Roger Hiorns, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris, France

Roger Hiorns, MK Gallery, Milton Keynes, England* 

 

2003-2004 

Hammer Projects: Roger Hiorns, Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Culture Center, Los Angeles, CA 

 

2003 

Art Now: Roger Hiorns, Tate Britain, London, England 

Roger Hiorns, Corvi-Mora, London, England

Roger Hiorns, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA 

 

2001 

Roger Hiorns, Corvi-Mora, London, England 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

 

2017 

The Policeman ́s Beard is Half Constructed: Art in the Age of Artificial Intelligence, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany 

Ruptures, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA* 

 

2015–2016 

Äppärät, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX 

The Forces behind the Forms: Geology, Matter, Process in Contemporary Art, Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck, Austria; Museum Haus Esters and Museum Haus Lange, Krefeld, Germany; Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun, Switzerland 

Strange Pilgrims, The Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX* 

 

2015 

Artists for Ikon, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, England

Birmingham Show, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, England

Carte Blanche to Luhring Augustine, Galerie Patrick Seguin, Paris, France

History Is Now: 7 Artists Take on Britain, Hayward Gallery, London, England 

Indeterminacy, Large Glass, London, England

Lustwarande ’15—Rapture and Pain, Oude Warande, Tilburg, The Netherlands

The Nothin Uv It, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway*

Periodic Tales: The Art of the Elements, Compton Verney, Warwickshire, England 

Rare Earth, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria

Sculpture in the Close, Jesus College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England 

SupraEnvironmental, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY

 

2014–2015

Blue Times, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Switzerland

Private Utopia: Contemporary Works from the British Collection, Tokyo Station Gallery, Tokyo, Japan; 

Itami City Museum of Art, Itami, Japan; Museum of Art, Kōchi, Kōchi, Japan; Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art, Okayama, Japan; Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand* 

 

2014 

Body and Void: Echoes of Henry Moore in Contemporary Art, Henry Moore Foundation, Perry Green, England* 

do it Moscow, Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, Russia

The Great Acceleration, Taipei Biennial 2014, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

In __ We Trust: Art and Money, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH

Making Colour, National Gallery, London, England

Mirrorcity: 23 London Artists, Hayward Gallery, London, England

On the Devolution of Culture, Rob Tufnell, London, England

QUIZ, Galerie Poirel, Nancy, France*

A Screaming Comes across the Sky, LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón, Spain 

Group Sculpture Exhibition, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA 

 

2013 

Days in Lieu, David Zwirner, London, England

do it 2013, Manchester International Festival, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, England 

Dread—Fear in the Age of Technological Acceleration, De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem, The Netherlands The Encyclopedic Palace, 55th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy*

Folk Devil, David Zwirner, New York, NY

The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things, Bluecoat, Liverpool, England; Nottingham Contemporary, 

Nottingham, England; De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill On Sea, England 

The World Is Almost Six Thousand Years Old: Contemporary Art and Archaeology from the Stone Age to the Present, Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, England 

 

2012 

Common Ground, Public Art Fund, City Hall Park, New York, NY 

Courtship of the Peoples, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, England 

The Lot’s Wife, Salisbury Arts Centre, Salisbury, England

Out of Control, Nest, The Hague, The Netherlands 

News from Nowhere, firstsite, Colchester, England 

Transformations, Smiths Row, Bury St Edmunds, England 

 

2011 

Dystopia, CAPC Museé d’Art Contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France

A Fire in the Master’s House is Set, Chapter, Cardiff, England

The Sculpture Show, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland 

September 11, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY*

The Shape of Things to Come: New Sculpture, Saatchi Gallery, London, England* 

 

2010–2011

British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, England; Tramway, 

Glasgow, Scotland; Hayward Gallery, London, England* 

 

2010 

Art of Ideas: The Witching Hours, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery—Waterhall Gallery, Birmingham, England* 

Crash, Gagosian Gallery, London, England*

Gerhard Richter and the Disappearance of the Image in Contemporary Art, Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina a Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy* 

Profusion, Calke Abbey, Ticknall, England 

 

2009 

The Knight’s Tour, De Hallen Haarlem, Haarlem, The Netherlands Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA

The Quick and the Dead, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN* 

2008 

Expenditure, Busan Biennale, Busan, South Korea*
Galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Experiment Marathon Reykjavik, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland; Serpentine Gallery, London, England*

Legende, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Chamarande, France*

A Life of Their Own, Lismore Castle Arts, Lismore, Ireland

Run Run, Collins Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland

Stain Pattern, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 

Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary as Aleph, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria 

 

2007 

Destroy Athens, 1st Athens Biennial, Athens, Greece*

Echo Room, Sala Alcalá 31, Madrid, Spain

Fusion Now! More Light, More Power, More People, Rokeby, London, England

Good Morning, Midnight, Casey Kaplan, New York, NY
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Grit and Vigor, Light & Sie, Dallas, TX

If Everybody Had an Ocean: Brian Wilson, an Art Exhibition, CAPC Musée d’Art Contemporain, 

Bordeaux, France; Tate St Ives, St Ives, England*

Insubstantial Pageant Faded, Western Bridge, Washington, WA

Sculpture Biennale, Jesus College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England

Still Life, Meadow Arts (Onibury, England), in residence at Hanbury Hall, Hanbury, England Ultramoderne, Espace Paul Wurth, Luxembourg

You Have Not Been Honest, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina, Naples, Italy* 

 

2006 

Corvi-Mora, London, England

How to Improve the World: 60 Years of British Art, Hayward Gallery, London* 

Le Retour de la Colonne Durutti, Isabella Bortolozzi Galerie, Berlin, Germany Refract, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA 

 

2005-2006 

British Art Show 6, (organized by the Hayward Gallery, London), BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, England; The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester; Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham; Arnolfini, Bristol* 

 

2005 

ETC., Le Consortium, Dijon, France

Jaybird, Zero, Milan, Italy

Le voyage interieur, Paris-London, Fondation EDF Espace Electra, Paris, France*

Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, CA

Sculpture New Spirit, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris, France

Sculptures d’appartement, Musée Departemental d’Art Contemporain de Rochechouart, Rochechouart, France

Water Event by Yoko Ono, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Switzerland; Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Norway

The Way We Work Now, Camden Arts Centre, London, England

 

2004 

Candyland Zoo, Kent Institute of Art and Design, Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury, England* 

Daddy Pop, Anne Faggionato, London, England*

The Fee of Angels, Man in the Holocene, London, England

The Futurians, Taro Nasu, Tokyo, Japan* 

Into My World, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT* 

Particle Theory, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH 

Reflections, Artuatuca Art Festival, Tongeren, Belgium*

A Secret History of Clay, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, England* 

Trailer, Man in the Holocene, London, England 

 

2003 

Architecture Schmarchitecture, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Help, Els Hanappe Underground, Athens, Greece

Hidden Agenda or Hide and Seek, ACME, Los Angeles

Honey, I Rearranged the Collection, Corvi-Mora and greengrassi, London, England 

New Work, Corvi-Mora, London, England 

 

2002-2005

Still Life, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santiago, Chile; Museo Alejandro Otero, Caracas, Venezuela; Centro Cultural Parque de España, Rosario, Argentina; Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango, Bogotá, Colombia; Galeria de Arte do SESI, São Paulo, Brazil; Museo de Arte de Lima, Lima, Peru* 

 

2002 

The Dirt of Love, The Mission, London, England

Exchange, Richard Salmon Gallery, London, England

The Galleries Show: Contemporary Art in London, Royal Academy of Arts, London, England 

The Ink Jetty, Neon Gallery, London, England

Shimmering Substance, Arnolfini, Bristol, England; Cornerhouse, Manchester, England* 

 

2001 

Looking With/Out, East Wing Collection, Courtauld Institute of Art, London, England 

Modern Love, Hobbypop Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany
Neon Gallery, London, England 

 

2000 

... comes the spirit, Jerwood Space, London, England British Art, Diehl Vorderwuelbecke, Berlin, Germany Corvi-Mora, London

Heart and Soul, Sandroni Rey, Venice, CA 

Point of View, Richard Salmon Gallery, London, England

Shot in the Head, Lisson Gallery, London, England

Tim Gardner, Roger Hiorns, Jason Meadows, Glenn Sorensen, Corvi-Mora, London, England 

 

1999 

The Great Hall, Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery, Bury St Edmunds, England

Heart and Soul, 60 Long Lane, London, England

Manufacturers, Paper Bag Factory, London, England

newBuild, Platform Gallery, London, England

Roger Hiorns, Enrico David, Clare Stephenson, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland 

 

1998 

Cluster Bomb, Morrison Judd Gallery, London, England 

Micro, Hales Gallery, London, England*

Resolute, Platform Gallery, London, England
Super Nature, Studio A, London, England 

True Science, Gallery K, Hamburg, Germany 

 

1997 

European Couples and Others, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland Gang A Bong, Goldsmiths College, London, England

Latest Acquisitions, Bund, Kensington, London, England

Olympic Village, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland 

Through the Looking Glass, Channel Four Television, London, England 

 

PROJECTS 

2017 

A retrospective view of the pathway, ELI Beamlines, Institute of Physics, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic (permanent installation) 

2006 

Performance of the monologue “Benign,” Serpentine Gallery, London, England 

2005 

Merce Cunningham Dance Company, event, Barbican, London, England 

1999 

Heart and Soul, 60 Long Lane, London 

 

COLLECTIONS 

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 The Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX 

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY 

Tate Modern, London, England 

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN