Julian Opie was born in 1958 in London and graduated in 1983 from Goldsmiths School of Art, where he was taught by Michael Craig-Martin. He lives and works in London.

Opie has exhibited widely in the UK and internationally, with major museum exhibitions including shows at Kunstverein in Cologne; Hayward Gallery and ICA in London; Lehnbachhaus in Munich; K21 in Dusseldorf; MAK in Vienna; Mito Tower in Japan; CAC in Malaga and IVAM in Valencia; MoCAK in Krakow; Tidehalle in Helsinki and Fosun Foundation in Shanghai; Suwon IPark Museum of Art in Korea, as well as the Delhi Triennial, Venice Biennial and Documenta.

He is represented by 12 galleries worldwide and has presented many public projects in cities around the world, notably in the Dentsu Building in Tokyo 2002; City Hall Park in New York 2004, Mori Building, Omotesando Hill in Japan 2006; River Vltava in Prague 2007; Phoenix Art Museum USA 2007; Dublin City Gallery in Ireland 2008; Seoul Square in South Korea 2009; Regent’s Place in London 2011; Calgary, Canada; The Lindo Wing, St Mary’s Hospital, London; and more recently permanent installations at SMETS in Belgium, PKZ in Zurich, Arendt and Medernach in Luxembourg, Taipei, Taiwan and Tower 535, Causeway Bay in Hong Kong.

Opie’s works can be found in many public art collections, including Tate, British Museum, Victoria & Albert, Arts Council, British Council and National Portrait Gallery in London, The Museum of Modern Art in New York, ICA in Boston USA, Essl Collection in Vienna, IVAM in Spain, The Israel Museum in Jerusalem and Takamatsu City Museum of Art in Japan.

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AWARDS

2001
Music Week CADS, Best Illustration for Best of Blur

1995 - 1996
Residency at the Atelier Calder in Sache, France

1995
Sargant Fellowship at the British School in Rome

 

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2018
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.

2017
Fosun Foundation, Shanghai, China.
Fundacion Bancaja, Valencia, Spain.
"Julian Opie After Van Dyck" National Portrait Gallery, London, UK.
Suwon Ipark Museum, Suwon, Korea.

2016
Art Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland
Gerhardsen Gerner. Berlin, Germany
Krobath. Vienna, Austria 
Maho Kubota Gallery, Tokyo

2015
ARCO, Madrid, Spain 
Mario Sequeira, Braga, Portugal
"Recent Works", Kunsthalle Helsinki. Helsinki, Finland. 
Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK. 
Gerhardsen Gerner, Oslo, Norway. 

2014
SCAI The Bathhouse, Tokyo, Japan
"Ikon Icon 2000s", Ikon, Birmingham, UK
MoCAK (Museum of Contemporary Art Krakow), Krakow, Poland
"Julian Opie Collected Works" Holburne Museum, Bath and Bowes Museum, Durham, UK
Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin, Germany
Krobath Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Channing School for Girls, ARK Gallery, London, UK
Kukje Gallery, Seoul, South Korea 
"Winter and other Seasons: Landscapes by Julian Opie", British Council, London, UK

2013
Barbara Krakow, Boston, USA
Valentina Bonomo, Rome, Italy
Krobath Gallery, Vienna, Austria
Patrick de Brock, Knokke, Belgium
Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK
Gerhardsen Gerner, Oslo, Norway

2012
Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, India
Lisson Gallery, London, UK

2011
Lisson Gallery, Milan, Italy
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Krobath, Berlin, Germany
Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
Bob van Orsouw, Zurich, Switzerland

2010
Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, USA
Mario Sequeira, Braga, Portugal
IVAM, Valencia, Spain
Galerist, Istanbul, Turkey

2009
Valentina Bonomo, Rome, Italy
"Dancing in Kivik", Kivik Art Centre, Osterlen, Sweden
Kukje Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (exh cat)
Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, India
SCAI the Bathhouse, Tokyo, Japan
Patrick de Brock, Knokke, Belgium

2008
MAK, Vienna, Austria (exh cat)
Lisson Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
Krobath Wimmer, Vienna, Austria
Art Tower Mito, Japan (exh cat)

2007
Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany
Museum Kampa, Prague, Czech Republic (exh cat)
Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, USA
King's Lynn art centre, Norfolk, UK

2006
CAC, Malaga, Spain (exh cat)
Bob van Orsouw, Zurich, Switzerland
Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK

2005
Mario Sequeira, Braga, Portugal
La Chocolateria, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
SCAI the Bathhouse, Tokyo, Japan
MGM, Oslo, Norway
Valentina Bonomo, Rome, Italy

2004 - 2005
Public Art Fund, City Hall Park, New York City, USA

2004
Lisson Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden (exh cat)
Kunsthandlung H. Krobath & B. Wimmer, Vienna, Austria
Patrick de Brock Gallery, Knokke, Belgium
Barbara Thumm Galerie, Berlin
Krobath Wimmer, Wien, Austria

2003
Neues Museum, Staatliches Museum fur Kunst und Design in Nurnberg, Germany (exh cat)
K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf, Germany (exh cat)
Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK
Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zurich, Switzerland

2002
Rebecca Camhi Gallery, Athens, Greece
Mario Sequeira Gallery, Braga, Portugal (exh cat)
Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany
Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, USA
Atelier Augarten, Galerie Belvedere, Vienna, Austria (exh cat)

2001
Lisson Gallery, London, UK
Patrick de Brock Gallery, Knokke, Belgium
Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK (exh cat)
Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

2000
Abbaye Saint-Andre, centre d'art contemporain, Meymac, France (exh cat)
Junge Kunst, Wolfsburg, Germany
Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
SCAI the Bathhouse, Tokyo, Japan

1999
Primo Piano, Rome, Italy
Morrison Judd, London, UK
Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Barbara Thumm Galerie, Berlin
Bob van Orsouw, Zurich, Switzerland
Stadtgalerie am Lehnbachhaus, Munich, Germany (exh cat)
Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, USA

1997
Gallery Nova Sin, Prague, Czech Republic (exh cat)
Barbara Thumm Galerie, Berlin, Germany (exh cat)
The Economist Plaza, London, UK
Kunsthandlung H. Krobath & B. Wimmer, Vienna, Austria
De Gouverneurstuin, Assen, Netherlands

1996
Galerie Analix B&L Polla, Geneva, Switzerland
CCC, Tours, France (exh cat)
Bob van Orsouw, Zurich, Switzerland
Lisson Gallery, London, UK

1995
Galerie de l'Ancienne Poste, Calais, France (exh cat)
Monica De Cardenas, Milan, Italy

1994
Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover, Germany (exh cat)
Galerie Albrecht, Munich, Germany
Tramway, Glasgow, UK (exh cat)

1993
Hayward Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)

1992
Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria (exh cat)

1991
Kohji Ogura Gallery, Japan (exh cat)
Galerie Luis Campana, Frankfurt, Germany
Janner Galerie, Vienna, Austria
Galleria Franz Paludetto, Turin, Italy
Primo Piano, Rome, Italy
Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland (exh cat)

1990
Lisson Gallery, London, UK

1988
Lisson Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
Galeria Montenegro, Madrid, Spain
Paul Maenz, Cologne, Germany

1986
Franco Toselli Gallery, Milan, Italy

1985
Lisson Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK (exh cat)
Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Jouy-en-Josas, France

1984 - 1985
Kolnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, travelled to Groninger Museum, Groningen, Netherlands (exh cat)

1983
Lisson Gallery, London, UK

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PROJECTS

2016
Lumiere London, Carnaby, London, UK
"Walking in Taipei", Taipei, Taiwan
"Walking in Hong Kong", Tower 535, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.
CitizenM hotel, Tower Bridge, London, UK.

2015
"Walking in the city." Arndt & Medernach, Luxembourg.
"Banker, Nurse, Detective, Lawyer." Takamatsu City, Takamatsu, Japan. 

2014
UNIQLO T-shirt project, UNIQLO, Japan and MoMA, NY, US
Fine Art Sail, Cowes Week, UK
Arte Coni 100, Olympic banner project, Rome, Italy
Glyndebourne Festival 2014 programme cover, Glyndebourne, UK 
CitizenM hotel, Times Square, New York, US
CitizenM hotel, Paris, France
PKZ Fieldpausch dept. store, Zurich, Switzerland
"INFRA", Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg, Russia
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, UK

2013
Arlanda Airport, Stockholm, Sweden
Canary Wharf, London, UK
La Jolla Murals, San Diego, USA
The Thief Hotel, Oslo, Norway
"INFRA", Royal Ballet of Flanders, Antwerp, Belgium
The London Boat Show 2013

2012
Tate Exquisite Forest online
Festival O! Gwangju Madia Art 2012, Gwangju, South Korea
National Academy, New York, USA
Great St Helen’s: Sculpture Space, London, UK
"Promenade" Calgary, Canada
ArtFund app, UK
Lindo Wing: St Mary’s Hospital, London, UK
Hermes "Art Window 6", Sydney Australia
Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Milan, Italy

2011
Japanese Galleries, British Museum, London, UK

2010
Shanghai Expo, China
Regent's Place, London, UK

2009
Centre D'Art Contemporain Meymac, France
Yongin University, Seoul, South Korea
Morgan Stanley Building, Seoul, South Korea
Olympic Stamp, Royal Mail
The Fields Sculpture Park, Ghent, USA
Bank Santander, Madrid, Spain
"INFRA", Royal Opera House, London, UK

2008
"Walking on O'Connell Street", Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland
"Deloitte Ignite" Royal Opera House, London, UK

2007
River Vltava, Prague, Czech Rebuplic
Phoenix, Arizona, USA

2006
Rogers Building, Toronto, Canada
Mori Building, Omotesando Hills, Japan
Aldrich Museum of Art, Connecticut, USA
Arts Council of Indianapolis, USA

2005/2006
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, USA

2005
Museum Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

2004
MCA Chicago, Chicago, USA

2003
Selfridges, Manchester, UK
Barts & the London Hospital, London, UK
Bergne Visual Arts at Sadler's Wells, London, UK
"Formula 1 Racing", Milan Railway Station, Italy

2002
WWK Munich, portrait commission, Munich, Germany
"The Wall at WAM", Museum's Renaissance Court, Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts, USA
"Blast to Freeze", British Art in the 20th Century, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany (exh cat)
"Tribe Art Commission, Honda Formula One Team, Boiler House, Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London
"Conduire. Auteur: Julian Opie", 6 Gloria, Marseille, France
Sculptures for Dentsu Building, Tokyo, Japan
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, wallpaper and window works. Chicago, USA

2000
St Etienne: CD and album covers + poster campaign
"The Art of Barbie", charity event organised by Elton John
Cruise ship on Lake Constance, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria
Blur: record and album covers + campaign
"I remember her" multiple for "Art of this Century" New York, USA

1999
John Islip Street wall, Tate Gallery, London
The Lux Centre, night time window projections, London, UK

1998
Houses X Artist ongoing project. OpenOffice, New York, USA
Collection Box, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Heathrow Airport terminal 1.
Save the Children Colouring Book
"Other Rooms, Other Voices", audio works by artists - played on Swiss Radio Station (cat)

1994
Tate Gallery Christmas Tree, Tate Gallery, London, UK
Wormwood Scrubs, London, UK
"5 batiments de banlieue", Annonciades, Bordeaux, France

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GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017
"Certain Kind of Light", Towner Art Gallery, Sussex, UK.
“Deep Cuts: Contemporary Paper Cutting”, Currier Museum of Art,  Manchester, USA.
“I Want! I Want! Art & Technology”, Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, Birmingham, UK.
“Drawing Biennale 2017”, Drawing Room, London, UK.
“This Is Not The Reality. What Kind Of Reality?, 57th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.
“Synthetic Landscapes”, Weston Park & Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery, UK.
“Das Auto In Der Kunst”, Kunsthalle Emden, Emden, Germany.
“(X) A Fantasy”, DRAF, London, UK.
“What Does Art Do In Hospitals?”, Museum For Art In Public Spaces, Koeg, Denmark.
“The Show Must Go On”, Kunstmusem Bern, Bern, Germany.
“Everything At Once”, 180 The Strand, London, UK.
"Right Here, Right Now: 21st Century Art", Grosvenor Museum, Chester, UK.

2016
"Line", Lisson Gallery. London, UK.
"Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear", Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK.
"Boys Toys and Girls Pearls", Bob Van Orsouw Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland.
"Sites Under Construction", Manifesta 11, Zurich, Switzerland. 
"On Surface: Surface as Carrier of Meaning in 21st Century Art", Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany.
Summer Exhibition, 2016. Royal Academy, London, UK.
"First Light: A Decade of Collecting at the ICA", ICA Boston, Boston, USA.
"Five / Fifty / Five Hundred", Lisson Gallery, Milan, Italy.
"L'arte differente: Works from the MOCAK collection, MAXXI, Rome, Italy.

2015
"MODEL", Galerie Rudolfinum. Prague, Czech Republic. 
"Self: Image and Identity", Turner Contemporary. Margate, UK. 
"Face to Face", Galerie Bob Van Orsouw. Zurich, Switzerland. 
"Faces: Between figures, portraits and masks", Neus Museum. Nuremburg, Germany. 
"Beauty Myth: Facets of beauty in nature, art and society", Upper Austrian Landesmuseum. Linz, Austria.
 "The Violet Crab at DRAF", David Roberts Art Foundation. London, UK.
"Making it: Sculpture in Britain 1977 - 1986", Longside Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park. Yorkshire, UK. 
"Vita Vitale" Azerbaijan Pavilion, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.
"Dimensions Variable" Pavilion d'Arsenale, Paris, France.

2014
"Genius Loci: A Spirit of Place", Palazzo Cavalli Franchetti. Venice, Italy
"Post Pop: East meets West", Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
"Secret Passions", Le Tripostal, Lille, France
"Aspects of the Self: Portraits of Our Times", Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech, Virginia, USA
"Celebrating 30 years in Stockholm", Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
"Nostalgic for the Future", Lisson Gallery, London, UK

2013
"Kilomètres-heure, Utopies automobiles et ferroviaires" (1913-2013), The Musée du Château des Ducs de Wurtemberg in Montbéliard and the Musées de Belfort (France)
"Thirteen" Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK
"Power | Delusion | Vision" Germany (touring)
"Summer Show 2013" Royal Academy, London, UK
"Sitting, Going, Standing, (F)lying" Kunstverein (KISS), Germany
"Stranger" Flowers Gallery, London, UK
"Double Illums Bolighus" Copenhagen, Denmark
"Morality: Imagination and Death", Holden Gallery, Manchester, UK
"In Cloud Country: Abstracting from Nature - From John Constable to Rachel Whiteread" Harewod House, Yorkshire, UK
"Walk on – From Richard Long to Janet Cardiff. Forty years of art walking" (touring)
"Re-viewing the Landscape" Compton Verney, Warwickshire (touring)
"Looking at the View" Tate Britain, London, UK
"Keywords – a vocabulary of culture and society" Iniva (Institute of International Visual Arts) and Tate Liverpool, UK
"Force of Nature: Picturing Ruskin’s Landscape", Millennium Gallery, Sheffield, UK

2012
"Text & Human", Ung-no Lee Museum, South Korea
"Sculptor’s Drawings & Works on Paper", Pangolin, London, UK
"Past and Present of British Contemporary Art _ Patrick Caulfield & Julian Opie" Ilju & Seonhwa Foundation, Seoul, South Korea
"The Gallery Collection" Bob van Orsouw, Zurich
"Der Blick, das Wort, die Geste" (The look, the word, the gesture - works from the Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein Collection) RLB Kunstbrucke Innsbruck
"Schau mir in die Aug..." (Look me in the eyes) Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein
"Spotlights Video Art", Essl Museum, Vienna

2011
"Small is beautiful XXIX", Flowers Gallery, London, UK
"Julian Opie - Eadweard Muybridge" Trepanier Baer Gallery, Calgary, Canada
"The Art of Deceleration" Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg, Germany (touring)
"Small, Medium, Large" Donjon, De Vez, Vez, France
"Highrise: Idea and Reality" Museum fur Gestaltung, Zurich, Switzerland
"Art & Stars & Cars", Mercedes-Benz, Stuttgart, Germany
"The Digital Eye: Photographic Art in the Electric Age" Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, USA
"Observadores", Museu Colleccao Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal
"Journey of a Dress: Diane von Furstenburg", The Pace Gallery, Beijing, China
"Watch Me Move: The Animation Show", Barbican Art Gallery, London, UK
"Modern British Sculpture" Royal Academy, London, UK
"Moving Portraits", De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea, UK
"Rugby Collection 2011", Rugby Art Gallery and Museum, Rugby, UK

2010
"Eleven", Alan Cristea Gallery, London, UK
"What is Beautiful", Deutches Hygiene-Museum Dresden, Germany
"Fast Forward: British Contemporary Art in Brazil", Brazilian British Centre Galleries, Brazil
"The Rhythm of Istanbul", Akbank Sanat, Istanbul, Turkey
"Sea Fever: From Turner to Today", Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton, UK
"Pictures about Pictures", MUMOK, Vienna, Austria
"From Here to There: Contemporary Work from the Arts Council Collection", Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Coventry, UK
"Realism – The Adventure of Reality", Kunsthalle Emden, Germany

2009
"Boule to Braid", curated by Richard Wentworth, Lisson Gallery, London, UK
"Citygarden", Saint Louis, USA
"Wham – Painting and Beyond", Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Fields Sculpture Park, Ghent, NY, USA
DLA Piper Series: This is Sculpture, Tate, Liverpool, UK
"Lisson presents 2", Lisson Gallery, London, UK
"Transparency", National Theatre, Prague, Czech Republic
"Musac; Huesped: Coleccion MUSAC en el MNBA", Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y Leon, Spain
"Mi Vida. From Heaven to Hell", Mücsarnok, Budapest, Hungary

2008
"Shaping a Space II", Mario Sequeira, Braga, Portugal
"Lo and Behold", Patrick de Brock, Knokke, Belgium
"The prospect 27", Roche Court Sculpture Park, Salisbury, UK
"Regard_ Camera", Le Centre d’art contemporain de la ferme du buisson, France.
"Outlines", Gimpel Fils, London, UK
"Static: Contemporary Still Life and Portraiture". Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston, UK
"Art is for the spirit: Works from the UBS art collection", Mori Art Museum, Japan
"Still / Motion", Mie Prefectural Museum, National Museum of Art, Osaka, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Japan

2007
"The Secret Public: The Last Days of the British Underground 1978 - 1988", ICA. London
"Passion for Art: 35th Anniversary of the Essl Collection", Essl Museum, Vienna, Austria
"Existencias", Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla Y Leon, Spain
"Sculpture Grande", Prague, Czech Republic
"Sign Language", Des Moines Art Center, USA
"Animated Painting", San Diego Museum of Art, USA
Group Show II, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, USA

2006 -2007
The Wonderful Fund: Art for the new millennium 2000 - 2005, Pallent House Gallery, UK
"Eye on Europe: Prints, Books & Multiples, 1960 to Now", MOMA, New York, USA

2006
"Face to Face (Portraits from Reynolds to Opie)", Sherborne House, UK
"Summer group show", Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA
"Wallworks", part of Swing Space: Contemporary art in unexpected places, Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), Canada
"Switched On", Alan Cristea, London, UK
"Shanghai Biennale", China
"Auto Nom Kassel", Germany

2005
"Long Playing: Record Covers by Artists", Barbara Krakow gallery, Boston, USA
2004 - 2006
"Likeness: Portraits of Artists by Other Artists" touring: California College of Arts, Wattis Institute, San Francisco, CA; McColl Center for Visual Art, Charlotte, NC; ICA Boston, MA; Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; University Art Museum, California State, USA
University at Long Beach; Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Alberta College of Art & Design, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

2004
"Making Faces", A National Gallery Touring Exhibition, Bristol Museums & Art Gallery and the Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle, UK (exh cat)
"Settlements", Musee d'Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne, France (exh cat)
"Bearings: Landscapes from the IMMA Collection", Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
"The Tower Block, vertical architecture", Clifford Chance, Canary Wharf, London, UK
"Portrat ohne Antlitz", Kunsthalle Kiel, Germany (exh cat)
"Funny Cuts; cartoons and comics in contemporary art" Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart, Germany
"People" Mimmo Scognamiglio, Naples, Italy
"Summer Exhibiton" Royal Academy of Art, London, UK

2003
"Saved", 100 Years of the National Art Collections Fund, Hayward Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
Lenbachhaus Kunstbau, Munich, Germany
"Arcadia; the other life of video games:" Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Zealand (exh cat)
"Addiction", 15 Micawber Street, London, UK
"Bienal de Valencia" Valencia, Spain (exh cat)
"No Art-No City - City Utopias in Contemporary Art." Stadtische Galerie im Buntentor, Bremen, Germany (exh cat)
"Auto-nom", das Automobil in der Zeitgenössischen Kunst, NRW Forum Kultur und Wirtschaft, Dusseldorf, Germany (exh cat)
"Urban Codes – Coder/Decoder", espace de l'art concret, Chateau de Mouans, Mouans-Sartoux, France, (exh cat)
"Trickfilm", André Buchmann Galerie, Cologne, Germany
Robert McLain Gallery, Houston, Texas, USA
MART – Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto, Italy (exh cat)

2002 - 2003
"Trespassing: Houses x Artists" at the Bellevue Art Museum, Washington, USA MAK Centre for Art and Architecture, Los Angeles, USA and MAK, Vienna, Austria (exh cat)
"Total Uberzogen", Edith-Russ-Haus fur Medienkunst, Oldenburg, Germany

2002
"Frenetic Interference", Memory/Cage editions art publishers, New Museum Store, New York. Window on Broadway by Julian Opie
"Bigger Splash", The Whitechapel Art Gallery at London Art Fair
"Sculptura 02", International Art in Public Spaces, Falkenberg, Sweden
"Remix", Contemporary Art and Pop, Tate Liverpool
"Out of Place", Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery, Bury St Edmunds, UK
"Shine", the Lowry, The National Landmark Millennium Project for the Arts, Salford Quays, Salford, UK (exh cat).
"Babel 2002" ("Race-Face, Langue-Dialogue"), National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea (exh cat)
New Acquisitions, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK
Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, USA
Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK (exh cat)
"Shine", Saint Pancras Chambers, London, UK
The Galleries Show, the Royal Academy, London, UK
"Projects 77", billboards for the Museum of Modern Art, New York
"Continuity/Transgression", The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo. The National Museum of Modern Art, Osaka, Japan (exh cat).

2001 – 2002
"Landscape", The British Council. Exhibition tour opening at ACC Gallery, Weimar; travelling to House of Artists, Moscow; Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Petersburg; Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Rome; Centro Cultural del Conde Duque, Madrid; Sofia Municipal Gallery of Art, Bulgaria; Museu de Arte Contemporanes de Niterio, Rio de Janeiro; Museu de Arte de São Paolo; Le Botanique, centre culturel de la communaute française Wallonie-Bruxelles (exh cat)
"In Fumo" (Art, Comics, Communication), Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy (exh cat)
"Import" Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
"Multiplication", a British Council touring exhibition of Artist’s Multiples, National Museum of Art, Bucharest, Muzeul de Arta in Brasov, Muzeul Brukenthal, Sibu, Rumania; show travelling to Croatia, Turkey, Russia, Estonia and Poland. (exh cat)
Tate Modern permanent collection

2001
"/arts", BBC websites, the Lux, London
"Art > Music", Rock Pop Techno, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney (exh cat)
"Sculpture in the Close", Jesus College, Cambridge
"Cause & Effect" organised by the British Council (touring in Poland, Hamburg, and Cuba)
"Milano Europa 2000", PAC e Triennale di Milano, Milan

2000
"Contemporary Performance Arts, Inc.", Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Lawrence Rubin / Greenberg / Van Doren, New York
"A Salon for the 21st Century", John Weber Gallery, New York
"Lost" Ikon Gallery, Birmingham (exh cat)
"Videoprogramm" Galerie Barbara Thumm. (Travelled)
"Drive", Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand (exh cat)
"The Self is Something Else" - Art at the end of the 20th Century, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf (exh cat)
"Hausschau – Das Haus in der Kunst", Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany (exh cat)
Outdoor project for Volkswagen\Stadt Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
"Sitooteries" Belsay Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK
"Between Cinema and a Hard Place", Tate Modern, London, UK (exh cat)
"Parklight", Clissold Park, London, UK (exh cat)
"Fact & Value", Charlottenburg, Copenhagen, Denmark (exh cat)
"Intelligence: New British Art 2000" Tate Britain, London, UK (exh cat)
"Face à face", Kunstpanorama Luzern, Switzerland
"Pict", Walter Phillips Gallery Banff Center for the Arts, Banff, Canada
"Give and Take", Jerwood Gallery, London, UK
"Version 2000" Centre pour l'image contemporaine, Saint-Gervais, Geneva, Switzerland (exh cat)
"Wanted!", International Video Program, Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, Poland
"Drawings & Photographs", "Schopfung", Freising Diozesanmuseum, Munich, Germany (exh cat)

1999
"Etcetera…", Spacex Gallery, Exeter, Uk
"Common People. British Art Between Phenomenon and Reality", Fondazione Sandretto Rebaudengo per l'Arte, Guarene d'Alba, Italy
"Cruise Control", Christine Rose Gallery, New York
"In the midst of things", Bournville, Birmingham, UK (exh cat)
"Manufacturers", The Paper Bag Factory, London, UK
Panorama 2000, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, Netherlands (exh cat)
"The Space Here is Everywhere", Villa Merkel, Esslingen am Neckar, Germany (exh cat)
"Den Haag Skulptur 1999", Den Haag, Netherlands
"Vergiss den Ball und spiel weiter", Kunsthalle Nurnberg, Nuremberg, Germany (exh cat)
"Please Touch", SCP store, London, UK (cat)
Galleria S.A.L.E.S., Rome, Italy
"Teatro Botanico, la natura nell’arte del XX secolo", Museo del Castello Ursino, Catania, Italy (exh cat)
"Art in the City 4", Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria
"1995-2000, 5 years of print publishing", Alan Cristea Gallery, London

1998
"Thinking Aloud", South Bank Centre, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge; Cornerhouse, Manchester; Camden Arts Centre, London, UK (exh cat)
"Le voyage immobile", Galerie George-Philippe Vallois, Paris, France
"Ciudades sin nombre", La Sala de Esposiciones de Plaza de Espana, Madrid, Spain
"Made in London", Expo '98, Museu de Electricidada, Lisbon, Portugal
"Richtung Museumsquartier – Die neue Sammlung (1)", Palais du Liechtenstein, Wien, Austria
"Then and Now", Lisson Gallery, London, UK
"Distinctive Elements", organised by the British Council
Contemporary British Art Exhibition, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea (exh cat)
"Every Day", 11th Biennial of Sydney, Sydney, Austrilia (exh cat)
Kimpo International Sculpture Syposium, Kimpo Sculpture Park, South Korea (exh cat)
"London Now", Saks Project Art, Saks Fifth Avenue, New York, USA
"Surfacing Contemporary drawing", ICA, London, UK (exh cat)
Fondation Cartier, Paris, France (exh cat)

1997
9th Delhi Triennial, Lalit Kala Academi, New Delhi travelled to Chandigarh, Bhopal, Calcutta, Bangalore, Bombay, India (exh cat)
"On the Border", Dan Bernier Gallery, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, USA
"Dream of the Fisherman’s Wife", Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, USA
"Foundations of Fame", London Institute, London, UK
"Culturgeist", Caixa General de Depositos, Lisbon, Portugal
"10 Jahre Stiftung", Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
"Material Culture: The Object on British Art of the 1980s and '90s", Hayward Gallery, London, UK
"Such is Life", Serpentine Gallery, London, touring at Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels; Hersliya Museum, Israel
"printers inc.", Arts Council Collection Exhibition
"Artists for Sarajevo", Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice, Italy (exh cat)
"Follow Me, British Art on the Elbe", Art Studio, Deinste, Germany (exh cat)
"Another & Another & Another Act of Seeing (Urban Spaces)", Desingel International Arts Centre, Antwerpen, Belgium (exh cat)
"Art in the City", Kunsthaus Bregenz and Bregenz Kunstverein, Bregenz, Austria (exh cat)
"Need for Speed", Kunstverein Graz, Austria (exh cat)

1996
"Elsewhere", Galerie Froment & Putman, Paris, France
"Abstract Real", Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria (exh cat)
"City Limits", Staffordshire University, Staffordshire, UK (exh cat)
"The East Wing Exhibition", Courtauld Museum of Art, London, UK

1994
"It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art", travelling to: Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH; Lakeview Museum of Arts and Science, Peoria, IL; Virginia Beach Centre for the Arts, VA; Tacoma Art Museum, WA; Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art, FL; Dean Lescher Regional Centre for the Arts, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA; Phoenix Art Museum, AZ; Lowe Art Museum, Coral Gables, FL; Milwaukee Art Museum, WI; Arkansas Art Centre, Little Rock, AR (exh cat)
"Drawing the Line", South Bank Centre Touring Exhibition (exh cat)
"Micromegas", American Centre, Paris, France
"British Art of the 1980s and 1990s – Works from the Weltkunst Collection" The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
"Haus-Geburt", Offenes Kulturhaus, Linz, Austria (exh cat)
ESCULTURA BRITÁNICA CONTEMPORÁNEA: DE HENRY MOORE A LOS ÃNOS 90, Auditorio de Galicia, Santiago de Compostella, Spain, touring to Serralves Foundation, Oporto, Portugal) (exh cat)
"Fuori Uso", Stabilimenti Ex-Aurum, Pescara, Italy (exh cat)
"British Abstract Art Part II: Sculpture"; Flowers East, London, UK
"Architecture(s)", CAPC musee d'art contemporain, Bordeaux, France (exh cat)
"Contemporaneamente", Associazione Spazio Immaginato, Naples, Italy (exh cat)
"Spuren", Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland
"New Voices: British Painting, a Selection 1989-1992", organised by the British Council, travelling to Centro de Arte Santa Monica, Barcelona; Museo de Bellas Artes, Bilbao; Centro Cultural Galileo, Madrid, Spain (exh cat)
"London Landscapes", Velan-Spazio 9 Arte, Turin, Italy (exh cat)
"Re Rebaudengo Sandretto Collection", S. Antonio di Susa, Turin, Italy
Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK
"Opera Prima", Trevi Flash Art Museum of Contemporary Art / Associazione Culturale Arte Nova, Italy
"The Institute of Cultural Anxiety: Works from the Collection", Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK
"Cityscape", Monica de Cardenas, Milan, Italy
"Jedes Haus ein Kunsthaus", Museum fur Gestaltung, Zurich, Switzerland

1993
"IN SITE – New British Sculpture", Museet for Samtidskunst, Oslo, Norway (exh cat)
"Machines for Peace", ex-Yugoslavian Pavillion, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
"Juxtaposition", Charlottenburg, Copenhagen, Denmark (exh cat)
"Made Strange", Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary (exh cat)
Padiglione dell'Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
"Sculpture of the Eighties", Connaught Brown, London, UK

1992 - 1993
"Julian Opie, Jurgen Albrecht, Tim Head, Yuriko Kurimoto", Foro per l'Arte Contemporanea, Verona, Italy
"Paolo Ucello: spazio e colore, tempo e materia, luce e forma Battaglie dell'arte nel XX secolo", La Salernia, Erice and Sale del Bramante, Rome (exh cat)

1992
"Like Nothing Else in Tennessee", Serpentine Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
"Whitechapel Open", Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK
"New Voices, New Works from the British Council Collection", organised by the British Council, centre de conferences Albert Borschette, Brussels, Belgium (exh cat)

1991
"Confrontaciones 91", Palacio Velasquez, Madrid, Spain (exh cat)
"Kunst Europa", Kunstverein Pforzheim, Germany, organised by The British Council (exh cat)
"Centenary Exhibition", Goldsmith Gallery, London, UK
"Objects for the Ideal Home, the Legacy of Pop Art", Serpentine Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
"A View of London"; Kunstlerhaus, Salzburg, Austria (exh cat)
Galleria Locus Solus, Genoa, Italy

1990
"Filling in the Gap", Feigen Art Gallery, Chicago, USA
"Objectives: The New Sculpture", Newport Art Museum, Newport Beach, USA (exh cat)
"The British Art Show 1990" travelled to Mc Lellan Galleries, Glasgow; Leeds City Art Gallery; Hayward Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)
Biennial of Sydney, Sydney, Austrialia (exh cat)
"Studies on Paper. Contemporary British Sculptors", Connaught Brown, London, UK
"Bild und Wirklichkeit", Galerie Albrecht, Munich, Germany
"Sculpture" Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
"Real Allegories", Lisson Gallery, London, UK
"Work in Progress International Art in the Caja de Pensiones Foundation Collection", Caja de Pensiones Foundation, Madrid, Spain (exh cat)

1989
"Grenville Davey, Michael Craig Martin, Julian Opie", Lia Rumma Gallery, Naples, Italy
"Mediated Knot", Robin Lockett Gallery, Chicago, USA
"Objet objectif", galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France (exh cat)
"Skulptur Teil II", Galerie Six Friedrich, Munich, Germany
"D+S Austellung"; Hamburg Kunstverein, Hamburg, Germany (exh cat)
1988 – 1989
"Britannica: 30 ans de sculpture", musee des beaux-arts André Malraux, Le Havre; musee d’Evreux; ecole d’architecture de Normandie, Rouen, France
"British Sculpture 1960-1988", Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerp, Belgium

1988
"Europa Oggi/Europe Now", Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Prato, Italy (exh cat)
"Les annees 80: a la surface de la peinture", centre d'art contemporain, abbaye de Saint-Andre, Meymac, France
Wolff Gallery, New York, USA

1987
"Terrae Motus", Grand Palais, Paris, France (exh cat)
"British Art of the 80's: 1987", Liljevlachs Konsthall, Stockholm organised by the British Council (exh cat), travelled to Sara Hilden Museum, Tampere as "Britannia: Paintings and Sculptures from the 1980's" (exh cat)
Casting an Eye, Cornerhouse, Manchester, UK
Documenta 8, Kassel, Germany (exh cat)

1986
"Skulptur – 9 Kunstnere fra Storbrittanien", Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark (exh cat)
XVII Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy
"De Skulptura – Eine Ausstellung der Wiener Festwochen 1986" Wiener Festwochen im Messepalast, Vienna, Austria (exh cat)
"Englische Bildhauer", Galerie Harald Behm, Hamburg, Germany
"Prospect 86, eine internationale Ausstellung aktueller Kunst", Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany (exh cat)
"Correspondientie Europa", Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands (exh cat)
"Focus on the Image: Selection from the Rivendell Collection" (exh cat), travelled to Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix; Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman; Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute Museum of Art, Utica; NY; University of South Florida Art Galleries, Tampa, FL; Lakeview Museum of Art and Science, IL; University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach; Laguna Glori Art Museum, Austin, TX)

1985
"The British Show", organised by Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, and The British Council; (exh cat), travelled to Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth; Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; The Exhibition Hall, Melbourne; National Art Gallery, Wellington, NZ)
"XIIeme Biennale de Paris", Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris, France (exh cat)
"Still Life: A New Life", Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston (exh cat), travelled to Bradford Art Galleries and Museum; Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; Carlisle Museum and Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent, UK
"Anniottanta", Ravenna, Italy (exh cat)
"Three British Sculptors: Richard Deacon, Julian Opie and Richard Wentworth", The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel (exh cat)
"Place Saint-Lambert Investigations", Espace Nord, Liege, Belgium
"Figure 1", Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Wales, UK
"Sculpture in a Garden", Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, UK
"Forty Years of Modern Art 1945-1985", Tate Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)

1984
Metaphor and/or Symbol. A Perspective on Contemporary Art"; The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (exh cat), travelled to The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan
"Artists for the 1990s - 10 Galleries, 10 Artists", Paton Gallery, London
"Underwater", Plymouth Arts Centre, UK
Sculpture Symposium 1984, St Jean-Port, Quebec, Canada
"William Morris Today", Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK
"Perspective '84", the International Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland

1983
Charter House Square, London, UK
"Young Blood", Riverside Studios, London, UK
"Beelden/Sculpture 1983", Rotterdam Arts Council, Rotterdam, Netherlands (exh cat)
"The Sculpture Show", Hayward and Serpentine Galleries, London, UK (exh cat)
"8 Sculptors' Drawings", Air Gallery, London, UK
"Making Sculpture", Tate Gallery, London, UK (exh cat)

1982
Lisson Gallery, London, UK
"Sculpture for a garden", Hounslow Sculpture II, Gunnersbury Park, London, UK

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WORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Aberdeen Art Gallery, Scotland, UK
Arts Council of Great Britain, UK
Banque Bruxelles Lambert, Brussels, Belgium
Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh, USA
Collection Essl, Vienna, Austria
Contemporary Art Society, UK
Dentsu Building, Tokyo, Japan
Daimler Chrysler, Dresdner Bank, Berlin
Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt, Germany
Daros Collection, Zurich, Switzerland
Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Finland
Essl Collection, Vienna, Austria
Fonds National d'Art Contemporain, France
Fundacion Caja de Pensiones, Madrid, Spaibn
Gana Art Centre, Seoul, South Korea
Gjensidige, Oslo, Norway
ICA, Boston, USA
Institut Valencia d'Art Modern (IVAM), Spain
Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Germany
Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria
Kunsthaus Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Kresge Art Museum, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
Lenbachhaus Stadtische Galerie, Munich, Germany
Maison Europeene de la photographie, Paris, France
MUSAC, Leon, Spain
Museet for Samtidskunst, Oslo, Norway
Museo d'Arte Contemporanea LUIGI PECCI, Prato, Italy
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Neue Galerie - Sammlung Ludwig, Aachen, Germany
Neues Museum, Nuremberg, Germany
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Austrilia
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Queensland Art Gallery, Australia
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
The British Council, UK
The British Museum, London, UK
The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Portugal
The Government Art Collection, London, UK
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan
Takamatsu City Museum of Art, Japan
The Tate Gallery, London, UK
The Tate, Liverpool, UK
The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Connecticut, USA

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