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Michael Landy



Biography

Born in London, 1963

Lives and works in London.



Education

Goldsmith's College, London, 1985-88

Solo exhibitions

2013
- Saints alive , The National Gallery, London, UK

2010
- Art Bin, South London Gallery, London

2009
- Theater of Junk, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris

2008
- In your face, Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam
- Thomas Dane Gallery, London

2008       
- Three-piece, Sabine Knust, Munich

2007     
- Art Basel, Miami
- Man in Oxford Street is Auto-Destructive, Sherman Galleries, Sydney
- Michael Landy: H2NY, Alexander and Bonin, New York

2004       
- Michael Landy: Welcome To My World built with you in mind, Thomas Dane, London
- Michael Landy: Semi-detached, Tate Britain, London

2003       
- Michael Landy: Nourishment, Sabine Knust/Maximilianverlag, Munich

2002       
- Michael Landy: Nourishment, Maureen Paley/Interim Art, London

2001       
- Michael Landy: Break Down, C&A Store, Marble Arch, London

2000       
- Handjobs (with Gillian Wearing), Approach Gallery, London

1999       
- Michael Landy at Home, 7 Fashion Street, London

1996       
- Scrapheap Services, Chisenhale Gallery, London

1995       
- Scrapheap Services, Tate Gallery, London
- Multiples: Editions from Scrapheap Services, Ridinghouse Editions, London

1993       
- Michael Landy: Warning Signs, Karsten Schubert, London

1992       
- Closing Down Sale, Karsten Schubert, London

1991       
- Michael Landy: Appropriations 1-4, Karsten Schubert, London

1990       
- Market, Building One, London Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne
- Studio Marconi, Milan

1989       
- Sovereign, Projects for the windows of the Grey Art Gallery and Study Center, New York University
- Karsten Schubert, London



Group exhibitions

2013
- Donation Florence et Daniel Guerlain, Centre Pompidou, Paris

2009
- Une Place au Soleil, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris
- Projections, Carré d’Art –Musée d’art contemporain de Nimes
- Comisariada, MasArt Galeria, Barcelona
- Sicilia 1968/2008: The Spirit of Time, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea della Sicilia, Italy

2008
- Safe as Houses, Karsten Schubert, London
- To Burn Oneself with Oneself: The Romantic Damage Show de Appel, Amsterdam

2008       
- Art, Price and Value, Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

2007       
- To Burn Oneself with Oneself: The Romantic Damage Show de Appel, Amsterdam

2004       
- Bad Behaviour, an Arts Council Collection exhibition touring from the Hayward Gallery, London

2003       
- Shopping: Art and Consumer Culture, Kunstverein Frankfurt and Tate Liverpool
- For the Record: Drawing Contemporary Life, Vancouver Art Gallery
- Micro/Macro: British Art 1996-2002, Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest
- L'Air du Temps, Bloomberg Space, London

2002/3   
- From Blast To Frieze: A Century of British Art, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg and Les Abattoirs, Toulouse

2002       
- XXIV Bienal de São Paulo
- Face/Off, Kettle's Yard, Cambridge

2001       
- La Otra Britania, Centro Cultural Tecla Sala, Barcelona
- Out of line: Drawings from the Arts Council Collection, Hayward Gallery: York City Art Gallery, York and tour

2000       
- Puerile 69, Living Art Museum, Reykjavik
- British Art Show 5, Edinburgh; Cardiff; Birmingham
- Diary, Cornerhouse Gallery, Manchester

1999       
- New York Waste Management, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
-Sensation: Young British artists from The Saatchi Collection
- Brooklyn Museum
- Trace and Art Lovers, The Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art

1996       
- Arts Council Collection New Purchases, Arts Council; Hatton Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne; Harris Museum and Art Gallery,Preston; Oldham Art Gallery, Sheffield; Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham; Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast; Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol
- From Figure to Object: A Century of Sculptors' Drawings, Frith Street Gallery and Karsten Schubert, London
- Plastic, Walsall Museum and Art Gallery; Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol

1995       
- Contemporary British Art in Print, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh;Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT
- Brilliant: New Art from Britain, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston
- 12th International Biennial of Small Sculpture, Murska Sobota, Slovenia
- Here and Now, Serpentine Gallery, London

1994       
- Not Self-Portrait: Larry Clark, Angus Fairhurst, Gilbert and George, Gary Hume, Michael Landy, Abigail Lane, Sarah Lucas, Marc Quinn, Cindy Sherman, Mark Wallinger, Gillian Wearing, Karsten Schubert, London

1993       
- You've Seen the Rest Now Try the Best: Keith Coventry, Michael Landy, Mark Wallinger, City Racing Gallery, London
- Visione Britannica, Valentina Moncada and Pino Casagrande, Rome
- Five Works: Keith Conventry, Michael Landy, Bridget Riley, Rachel Whiteread and Alison Wilding, Karsten Schubert, London

1992       
- Instructions Received by Liam Gillick: Angela Bulloch, AdamChodzko, Matthew Collings, Jeremy Deller, Douglas Gordon, Gary Hume, Michael Landy, Jonathon Monk, Simon Patterson, Brendan Quick, Phillip Riley, Caroline Russel, Giorgio Sadoti, Gavin Turk, Gilli, Galleria Gio Marconi, Milan

1991       
- Centenary Exhibition: Michael Craig-Martin, Michael Landy and Julian Opie, Goldsmiths' Gallery, London
- We've Lost ET but the Boy's Coming Back: Peter Cain, Michael Jenkins and Michael Landy, Karsten Schubert, London
- Michael Landy, Chrsitian Marclay, Peter Nagy, Andreas Schon and Steve Wolfe, Jay Gorney Modern Art, New York
- Broken English: Angela Bulloch, Ian Davenport, Anya Gallaccio, Damien Hirst, Gary Hume, Michael Landy, Sarah Staton and Rachel Whiteread,  Serpentine Gallery, London
- Confrontaciones, Palacio de Velasquez, Madrid
- Unknown Europe, Miedzyhardow e Stowarzysznenie Krytykow Sztuki, Krakow, Poland

1990       
- East Country Yard Show, London

1989       
- Home Truths, Castello di Rivara, Turin
- Young British Art Show: Angela Bulloch, Michael Landy, Gary Hume, Esther Schipper, Cologne
- Dan Flavin, Michael Landy, Thomas Locher, Karsten Schubert, London
- Biennial of Barcelona, Spain

1988       
- That Which Appears is Good, That Which is Good Appears, Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne
- Ian Davenport, Gary Hume & Michael Landy, Karsten Schubert, London
- Freeze, London