GARY HUME

Born: Kent, England, 1962

Education: Goldsmiths College, London, 1988

Currently lives and works in London and Accord, NY.


Selected One-Person Exhibitions:

2017
Gary Hume: Mum, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York (catalogue)
Sprüth Magers, London (catalogue)

2016
Front of a Snowman, Aspen Art Museum

2014
Lions and Unicorns, White Cube Gallery, São Paulo

2013
Tate Britain, London (catalogue)
The Wonky Wheel, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York (catalogue)
White Cube, London

2012
Gary Hume: 2, Sprüth Magers, Berlin
Anxiety and the Horse, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
The Indifferent Owl, White Cube, London (catalogue)
Beauty, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
Flashback, Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds, England. Traveled to Wolverhampton Art Gallery, England; Jerwood Gallery, Hastings, England; and Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland (catalogue)

2010
Bird in a Fishtank, Sprüth Magers, Berlin
New Work, New Art Centre, Roche Court, East Winterslow, United Kingdom

2009
Yardwork, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York (catalogue)

2008
Door Paintings, Modern Art Oxford (catalogue)
Baby Birds and Things That Are Left Behind, Galleria Lorcan O'Neill, Rome (catalogue)

2007
American Tan, White Cube, London (catalogue)
Angels, Flowers and Icons, Hastings Museum and Art Gallery, England

2006
Cave Paintings, White Cube, London

2005
Carnival, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

2004
Karneval, Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover, Germany (catalogue)
The Bird had a Yellow Beak, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria (catalogue)

2003
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin (catalogue)
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

2002
Back of a Snowman, Art on the Plaza, The Ritz-Carlton, (installation sponsored by Creative Time), Battery Park, New York
White Cube, London (catalogue)

2001
New Paintings, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

2000
Culturgest, Casa do Mundo, Lisbon. Traveled to Fundació “la Caixa,” Barcelona (catalogue)

1999
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Dean Gallery, Edinburgh
British Pavilion, Venice Biennale (catalogue)
Whitechapel Gallery, London (catalogue)

1998
Turnaround: Inside Out at the Hayward, Hayward Gallery, London
Small Paintings, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

1997
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

1996
Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, The Netherlands (catalogue)
São Paulo Biennial (catalogue)

1995
White Cube/Jay Jopling, London
Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland. Traveled to Institute of Contemporary Arts, London (catalogue)

1994
New Paintings, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

1992
Recent Paintings, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

1991
Tarpaulins, Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne
The Dolphin Paintings, Karsten Schubert Ltd., London

1989
Recent Works, Karsten Schubert Ltd., London


Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
A Certain Kind of Light, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Against Landscape, The Glasgow School of Art
#LondonTrending, Guildhall Art Gallery, London
Occasional Geometries: Rana Begum Curates the Arts Council Collection, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Bretton, United Kingdom (catalogue)

2016
At Home, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Bretton, United Kingdom
Terrain: Land into Art, Hestercombe Gallery, Somerset, United Kingdom
Seeing Around Corners, Turner Contemporary, Margate, United Kingdom

2015
10 Sculptures, Matthew Marks Gallery, Los Angeles
After Picasso: 80 Contemporary Artists, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
Summer Exhibition 2015, Royal Academy of Arts, London
Works from the Astrup Fearnley Collection, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo
Natures, Natural and Unnatural, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Private Utopia: Contemporary Art from the British Council Collection, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, New Zealand

2014
Traces of Modernism, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
Van Gogh Live!, Fondation Vincent Van Gogh, Arles
Form through Colour: Josef Albers, Anni Albers and Gary Hume, Somerset House, London
The Line (sculpture walk), East London
Face to Face: British Portraits from the Clifford Chance Art Collection, Sir John Soane's Museum, London
NOW-ISM: Abstraction Today, Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH

2013
British British Polish Polish, Centre for Contemporary Art, Uzjazdowski Castle, Poland
Here, There and Somewhere In Between, Royal Academy at Hatfield House, London

2012
Darren Almond, Katharina Fritsch, Martin Honert, Gary Hume, Paul Sietsema, Rebecca Warren, Terry Winters, Matthew Marks Gallery, Los Angeles
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2012, Royal Academy of Arts, London
Freedom not Genius: Works from Damien Hirst’s Murderme Collection, Pinacoteca Giovanne e Marella Agnelli, Turin
AKA PEACE, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
Encounter: The Royal Academy Exhibition in Asia/Middle East, Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore

2011
Collection Platform 1: Circulation, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2011, Royal Academy of Arts, London
Structure and Absence, White Cube, London
Snap, Aldeburgh Festival, Suffolk, England

2010

Kupferstichkabinett: Between Thought and Action, White Cube, London


2009

Five Decades of Passion Part Two: The Founding of the Center, 1989-1991, Fisher Landau Center for Art, New York

WE ARE THE WORLD: Figures & Portraits, Fisher Landau Center for Art, New York

2007
Paper, Fisher Landau Center for Art, New York
Gifts from the Alex Katz Foundation, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME

2006
Eye on Europe: Prints, Books and Multiples/1960 to Now, 2007, The Museum of Modern Art, New York

2005
Art Now: Confronting Figures, Middlebury College Museum of Art, VT
Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy, London
Supernova, Kunstihoone, Talinn, Estonia

2004
Art of the Garden, Tate Britain, London (catalogue)

2003
Supernova: Art of the 1990s from the Logan Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (catalogue)
Painting Pictures, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
Edén: La Colección Jumex en el Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso, Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso, Mexico City

2002
Remix: Contemporary Art and Pop, Tate Liverpool
Painting on the Move, Kunstmuseum Basel
Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Art, London
Alchemy, Stephen Lawrence Gallery, University of Greenwich, London

2001
Spy, Monika Sprüth Gallery, Cologne (catalogue)
Collaborations with Parkett: 1984 to Now, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Public Offerings, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (catalogue)
Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London
Tenth Anniversary Exhibition, 100 Drawings and Photographs, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York (catalogue)
Heads and Hands, Decatur House Museum, Washington, D.C.
Century City, Tate Modern, London

2000
Painting the Century: 101 Portrait Masterpieces 1900-2000, National Portrait Gallery, London
Sincerely Yours, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo
Out There, White Cube 2, London

1999
Fourth Wall: Turner on the Thames, Lyttleton Theatre, South Bank, London
Trace and Art Lovers, Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Compton House, Liverpool
Malerei, Kunsthalle Berlin
Graphic! British Prints Now, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT


1998
Distinctive Elements: Contemporary British Art Exhibition, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea, Gwacheong, South Korea
Richard Wentworth's Thinking Aloud, Arts Council of England National Touring Exhibition (Hayward Gallery)
London Calling, The British School at Rome
Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London
Turning Up, No. 5, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
Real/Life : New British Art, British Council Touring Exhibition. Traveled to Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Japan, and Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art
The Janet Wolfson de Botton Gift, Tate Gallery, London
The Sound of One Hand: The Collection of Collier Schorr, Apex Art, New York

1997
Dimensions Variable, British Council Touring Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Arts and Ludwig Museum, Budapest; Slovak National Gallery, Bratislava; and Exhibition Hall, Bucharest
Jerwood Painting Prize 1997, Lethaby Galleries, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London
Sensation, Royal Academy of Arts, London. Traveled to Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, and Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York
SITE Santa Fe Film Festival, Santa Fe, NM
Truce: Echoes of Art in an Age of Endless Conclusions, SITE Santa Fe, NM (catalogue)
Display, Charlottenborg Museum of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
Renovate, Shoreditch Town Hall, London
Multiple Choice: Obras impesad de jovens artistas Británicos, British Council International Touring Exhibition
A Ilha do Tesouro / Treasure Island, Centro de Arte Moderna, Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon
Such is Life, Serpentine Gallery Bookshop, London. Traveled to Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels

1996
Turner Prize 1996, Tate Gallery, London
About Vision: New British Painting in the 1990s, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford
Full House. Young British Art, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
A Small Shifting Sphere of Serious Culture, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
Artisti Britanici a Roma, Festival of Contemporary British Arts, Magazzini d'Arte Moderna, Rome
Ace! Arts Council Collection: New Purchases, Arts Council of England National Touring Exhibition. Traveled to Hatton Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne; Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston; Oldham Art Gallery; Hayward Gallery, London; Ikon Gallery Birmingham; Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield; Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham; Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast; and Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol

1995
General Release: Young British Artists at Scuola San Pasquale, Venice
Biennale (catalogue)
Brilliant! New Art from London, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis. Traveled to Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston
British Art Show 4, National Touring Exhibition, Hayward Gallery, London. Traveled to Manchester and Edinburgh
Wild Walls, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (catalogue)
Summer 1995, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

1994
Unbound: Possibilities in Painting, Hayward Gallery, London
Football Karaoke, Portikus, Frankfurt (catalogue)

1993
The Rome Project, David Winton Bell Gallery, List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, RI (catalogue)
New Voices, Musée national d'histoire d’art, Luxembourg

1992
New Voices: New Works for the British Council Collection, British Council International Touring Exhibition
Nayland Blake, Richmond Burton, Peter Cain, Gary Hume, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Etats spécifiques, Musée des Beaux-Arts André Malraux, Le Havre, France

1991
Confrontaciones: Arte último británico y español, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
Summer Group Exhibition, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Artists' Sketchbooks, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

1990
The British Art Show 1990, Arts Council of England National Touring Exhibition. Traveled to McLellan Galleries, Glasgow; Leeds City Art Gallery; and Hayward Gallery, London (catalogue)

1989
Angela Bulloch, Gary Hume, Michael Landy, Esther Schipper, Steve DiBenedetto, Gary Hume, Julian Lethbridge, Nicholas Rule, Matthew Weinstein, Lorence Monk Gallery, New York

1988
Ian Davenport, Gary Hume, Michael Landy, Karsten Schubert Ltd., London
Freeze. Part II, Surrey Docks, London