AbbildungenBiografie, Ausstellungen

 

1972
geboren in London
lebt und arbeitet in London

AUSBILDUNG
1991 – 1994
Humberside University, BA (Hons) Fine Art
1996 – 1998
Goldsmiths University, MA Fine Art

 

AUSSTELLUNGEN BEI MEYER RIEGGER

2010  Perfume Against the Sulphurous Stinke of the Snuffe of the Light for Smoak, Karlsruhe

2009  A Weak Light Flickering, Berlin

2004  The Colonists, Karlsruhe

 

EINZELAUSSTELLUNGEN

2012
Maureen Paley, London
The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefileld, U.K.

2010
Meyer Riegger, Karlsruhe
Casey Kaplan, New York

2009
veils and shelters, Kunstverein Hannover
A Weak Light Flickering, Meyer Riegger, Berlin

2008
Museum Kurhaus Kleve

2007
The defeated life restored, Kunsthaus Glarus

2007
Camden Arts Center, London

2006
Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts, USA

2005
The defeated jolly fellow march in True Majesty, Maureen Paley Interim, London, GB
303 Gallery, New York, USA

2004
The Colonists, Meyer Riegger Galerie, Karlsruhe, D
The Colonists, art now space - David Thorpe, Tate Britain, London, GB

2003
Taro Nasu Gallery, Tokyo

2002
Maureen Paley Interim Art, London, GB

1999
Maureen Paley Interim Art, London, GB

 

GRUPPENAUSSTELLUNGEN

2014
Never Look Back When Leaving, Casey Kaplan, USA
Half past noon, CAN - Centre d art Neuchâtel, Neuchâtel, CH

2013
Labour and Wait, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
Drawing a Universe, Curated by Ludwig Seyfarth, Arthena Foundation, Düsseldorf, Germany

2012
Heather & Ivan Morison, Ben Rivers, and David Thorpe, The Hepworth
Wakefield, Wakefileld, UK
No. 17, Casey Kaplan, NY
The Power of Paper, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

2011
From The Recent Past: New Acquisitions, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Shape of Things to Come: New Sculpture, Saatchi Gallery, London

2010
The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place, 176 / Zabludowicz Collection, London

2009
The Dark Monarch: Magic and Modernity in British Art, Tate St Ives, St Ives, Cornwall
Delusional Virtuosity, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Netherlands

2008
Haus und Himmel, Museum Kurhaus Kleve

2007
Three for Society, 303 Gallery, New York
Imagination Becomes Reality. Eine Ausstellung zum erweiterten Malereibegriff. Werke aus der Sammlung Goetz, ZKM - Museum für Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe (with Franz Ackermann)

2006
Toutes Compositiones Florales, mit David Thorpe, Counter Gallery, London
Imagination becomes Reality. Part III: Talking Pictures, Sammlung Goetz, München

2005
Déjà-vu, Österreichische Galerie Belvedere, Wien
The Triumph of painting, Saatchi Gallery, London, GB
British Art Show 6, various locations
William Blake and Sons, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, Ireland
Wunschwelten. Neue Romantik in der Kunst der Gegenwart.Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt a.M., D

2004
Into My World. Recent British Sculpture, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield (CT), USA

2003
Bootleg, Spitalfields Market, London, GB

2002
We all love..., The Mission, London, GB
Drawing Now: Eight Propositions, MoMA QNS, New York, USA
Per Saldo, Noordbrabants Museum, `s-Hertogenbosch, NL
Tailsliding, Bergen Centre for Contemporary Art, Norway and Vilnius Centre of Contemporary Art, Lithuania
Rotermann Salt Storage, Art Museum of Estonia, Tallinn, Estonia
CASA, Salamanca, Spain; Turku Art Museum, Finland and Brno House of Arts, Czech Republic
The Necessary Enemy, Bart Wells Institute, London, GB
Beyond Barbizon, Elias Fine Art, Allston, MA
Painted, Printed and Produced in Great Britain, Grant Selwyn, Fine Art, New York, USA

2001
Futureland 2001, Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, D
Sages, Scientists and Madmen, One in the Other, London, GB
Extended Painting, Monica de Cardenas, Milan, I
Salon, Delfina Project Space, London, GB

2000
Future Perfect: art on how architecture imagined the future, Cornerhouse, Manchester, GB
Twisted. Urban and Visionary Landscapes in Contemporary Painting, Van AbbeMuseum, Eindhoven, NL
Future Perfect: art on how architecture imagined the future,Centre for Visual Arts, Cardiff, GB
The Wreck of Hope, The Nunnery Gallery, London, GB
Wooden Heart, AVCO, London, GB

1999
Idlewild, The approach, London, GB
Heart & Soul, 60 Long Lane, London, GB
The Sea, The Sea, Murray Guy, New York, USA

1998
Young Stay Pretty, ICA, London, GB
Cluster Bomb, Morrison Judd Gallery, London, GB
Ruislip, De Pracktijk, Amsterdam, NL
Post Neo-Amatuerism, Chisenhale Gallery, London, GB
Futures for the Young, Axel Morner Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
Printemps, Deutsch Britische Freundschaft
Sunshine Breakfast, Michael Janssen Gallery, Cologne, D
Sociable Realism, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, GB

1997
David Thorpe and Simon Periton, Habitat, Kings Road, London, GB
Need for Speed, Grazer Kunstverein Steirischer herbst 97, Graz, A
B.o.n.go, Bricks and Kicks Gallery, Vienna, I
David Thorpe and Simon Hollington, City Racing, London, GB

1996
Angels, Standpoint Gallery, London, GB

 

PUBLIKATIONEN

2006
art-magazin Nr.2/2006

2005
„Wunschwelten: Neue Romantik in der Kunst der Gegenwart“, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/D; Essay von Ralf Christofori, S. 257-271
Morton, Tom. “call of the wild”, frieze, issue 88, jan/feb, pp 82-85
art-magazin Nr.5/2005, S.33
Süddeutsche Zeitung, 29.04.2005,S.13
die tageszeitung, 20.05.2005, S.16
Nürnberger Nachrichten, 24.05.2005, S.23
Die Zeit, Hamburg, 19.05.2005, S.49
FAZ, 18.06.2005
Antiquitäten Zeitung, 09.06.2005
Kunstforum Ruppichteroth, 09./10.2005
Handelsblatt, 12.08.2005
„Junge Freiheit“, Berlin, 29.07.2005

2004
Thorpe, David. „A Rendez-Vous With My Friends Of Liberty”, Frankfurt, 2004

2003
Gronlund, Melissa. “Drawing Now: Eight Propositions”, Contemporary, issue 47/48
Downey, Anthony. “Utopia Remembered”, Contemporary, No.51, June 2003
Pollack, Barbara. “Drawing Now: Eight Propositions”, Art Monthly, February

2002
Hoptman, Laura. “Drawing happiness, drawing now: Eight Propositions”, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Herbert, Martin. “David Thorpe Interim Art”, Time Out, Nº 1676, October 02-10
Lafuente, Pablo. “A Room of Their Own”, ArtReview, November

2001
Beatrice, Luca. “Extended Painting”, Monica De Cardenas, Milan, Flash Art, Vol.XXXIV Nº 219 July-September
Chung, Karen. “Cut-and-Paste Poet”, wallpaper*, 36, March
Flash Art, Vol XXXIV n° 219, july-sept

2000
Prince, Nigel. “Future Perfect”, Untitled, Nº 23
Williams, Gilda. “David Thorpe, Twisted”, Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven (cat.)
Thorpe, David. “David Thorpe”, Inter Vista, Vol. IV Nº23 Summer
Art: “David Thorpe @ Maureen Paley”. Interim Art, Tank 6#
Gellatly, Andrew. “David Thorpe”, Interim Art, frieze, Issue 52
Williams, Gilda. “Profile: Paper Moon”, Art Monthly, Nº 233 February
Herbert, Martin. “David Thorpe”, Interim Art, Time Out, Nº1543, January 12-19
Dates: Art, David Thorpe, Blueprint, January
Herbert, Martin. “David Thorpe at Interim Art”, London,
london.co.uk magazine

1999
von Planta, Regina. “David Thorpe bei Interim Art”, Kunst-Bulletin 12, December
Essential Art: “David Thorpe”, The Big Issue
McLaren, Duncan. “David Thorpe”, The Independent on Sunday, 12 December
Grant, Simon. “Housing estate art”, The Guardian Guide, 11-17 December
Sumpter, Helen. Galleries: “Choice”, The Evening Standard Hot Tickets, 03-09 December
Beard, Alan. “The Lookout”, frieze, Issue 47 July August
Johnson, Ken. “The Sea, The Sea”, The New York Times, 16 July
Morrison, Paul. “Bonjour Monsier Caulfield”, Contemporary Visual Arts, Issue 22
Judd, Ben. “The Lie of the Land”, Flash Art, Vol. XXXII Nº 205 March April
Windsor, John. “The Independent Collector”, The Independent, 12 January

1998
Garnett, Robert. “Die Young Stay Pretty”, Art Monthly, Nº 222, p.98-99
Collings, Matthew. “Being Entertained”, Modern Painters, December
“the new wave of top art”, Elle Decoration, December
urban Art, “International Textiles”, Nº 799 December
Cumming, Laura. “Louise Bourgeois/Die Young Stay Pretty”, The Observer
Searle, Adrian. “Dumb and Dumber”, The Guardian, 01 December
Morley, Simon. “The Friedrich Factor”, Contemporary Visual Arts, Issue 19
Artclub Quarterly, “Habitat”, London, autumn edition
“The New Neurotic Realism”, The Saatchi Gallery, London (catalogue)
Maloney, Martin. “The art of David Thorpe”, Frank, June
Beech, Dave. “Sociable Realism”, Art Monthly, Nº 214 March

1997
“B.o.n.go”, Artist Newsletter, July

1996
Owen, Peter. “Is it a fact?”, Creative Camera, April May