DARREN ALMOND

Born: Wigan, England, 1971

Education: Winchester School of Art, Winchester, England, B.F.A., 1993

Currently lives and works in London.


Selected One-Person Exhibitions:

2016
Darren Almond: Shadow and Light, Museum Sinclair-Haus, ALTANA Cultural Foundation, Bad Homburg, Germany
Darren Almond: Reflect from your Shadow, New Art Centre, Salisbury, United Kingdom
Darren Almond: Timescape, Grand Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art, Luxembourg

2015
Amalfi Sketchbook, Neue Galerie Graz, Austria

2014
To Leave a Light Impression, White Cube, London (catalogue)
Matthew Marks Gallery, Los Angeles
In the Shadow of Words, Bloomberg SPACE, London

2013
Hemispheres and Continents, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Atmos, Sala Alcalá 31, Madrid
Second Thoughts, Art Tower Mito, Japan

2012
Good Night, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
All Things Pass, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Sometimes Still SITE Festival, Stroud, England
Fullmoon and Night+Fog, Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire, France

2011
…between here and the surface of the moon, FRAC Auvergne, Clermont Ferrand, France
…between here and the surface of the moon. Temps 2, FRAC Haute-Normandie, Sotteville-lès-Rouen, France
Nocturne, Villa Merkel, Esslingen am Neckar, Germany
Fullmoon, Cloître de L’Abbaye de la Chaise Dieu, France
Landscape with Path, The High Line, New York

2010
Sometimes Still, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Fullmoon@Eifel, Galerie Max Hetzler, Weidingen, Germany

The Principle of Moments, White Cube, London
PKM Trinity Gallery, Seoul

2009
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin

2008
Moons of the Iapetus Ocean, White Cube, London

2007
Night and Fog, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
In the Between, Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
SITE Santa Fe

2006
Day Return, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
Take me Home, DA2--Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca

2005
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf
Isolation, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf

2004
Live Sentence, Lentos Museum of Modern Art, Linz, Austria
Geisterbahn (1999), Passage du Désir BETC, Festival d'Automne, Paris

2003
11 miles.......from safety, White Cube, London
Herzliya Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
If I Had You, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan. Traveled to Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Nightvision, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv

2002
At Speed, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
A, National Theatre, Fourth Wall, South Bank, London. Traveled to Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin

2001
Night as Day, Tate Britain, London
Coming up for air, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Kunsthalle Zürich

2000
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Geisterbahn, The Approach, London

1999
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago

1997
Institute of Contemporary Arts, commissioned by Toshiba Art & Innovation, London
Jay Jopling/White Cube, London

1991
Crawford Art College, Cork, Ireland

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2017
The Garden - End of Times, Beginning of Times, ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, Denmark
Tidalectics, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna
Time as Landscape: Inquiries of Art and Science, The Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Winter Park, FL

2016
Sublime. Les tremblements du monde, Centre Pompidou-Metz, France
Dall'oggi al domani. 24 ore nell'Arte Contemporanea, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea di Roma
Dream States: Contemporary Photographs and Video, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Le Rêve, Musée Cantini, Marseille, France
The End of the World, Luigi Pecci Centre for Contemporary Art, Prato, Italy
The Poetics of Place: Contemporary Photographs from The Met Collection, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

2015
Boolean Expressions, Lewis Gluckmans Gallery, University College Cork, Ireland
Eppur si muove: Art and Technology, a Shared Sphere, Musée d'art moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg-ville, Luxembourg (catalogue)
Harmony and Transition: Reflecting Chinese Landscapes, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
Photographing Monet's Gardens: Five Contemporary Views, Musée des Impressionnismes Giverny, France. Traveled to Schloss Eutin, Germany
No Man Nature, Fondazione Cassa Di Resparmio Di Reggio Emilia Pietro Manodori, Palazzo Da Mosto, Reggio Emilia, Italy
Landscape in Motion, Kunsthaus Graz, Vienna
Rights of Nature: Art and Ecology in the Americas, Nottingham Contemporary, England

2014
1+1=1: When Collections Collide: The MAC at the MMFA, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
Halftone: Through the Grid, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Man in the Mirror, Vanhaerents Art Collection, Brussels
Playtime, Lenbachhaus, Munich
Cool Place. Sammlung Sharpff, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Germany

2013
Artist File 2013: The NACT Annual Show of Contemporary Art, The National Art Center, Tokyo
Landmark: The Fields of Photography, Somerset House, London
ARCTIC, Louisiana Museum, Humlebaek, Denmark
Incorruptible Views: Images in Present Continuous, MUNTREF, Centre of Contemporary Art, Buenos Aires
DIAcussion, envoy enterprises, New York

2012
Static Movement: Film Installations of Darren Almond, David Claerbout and Anri Sala, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
Number Three: From Home to the Factory. Works from the Centre National des Arts Plastiques, France, Virreina Centre de la Imatge, Barcelona
Darren Almond, Katharina Fritsch, Martin Honert, Gary Hume, Paul Sietsema, Rebecca Warren, Terry Winters, Matthew Marks Gallery, Los Angeles
The Great South, 1st Montevideo Biennial, Uruguay
The Island/A Game of Life, Manarat Al Saadiyat Galleries, Abu Dhabi

2011
The Wilderness, Miami Art Museum
Printed by Master Printers, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
Recent Acquisitions: Prints and Photographs, New York Public Library
Left Behind: Selected Gifts from the Heather and Tony Podesta Collection, The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.
Elgiz 10 Istanbul, Elgiz Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul, Turkey
Beyond the Crisis, 6th Biennale da Curitiba, Curitiba, Brazil
O’Clock, Triennale Design Museum, Milan
The Limits of Control, Hangar a Bananes, Nantes L'Etoffe du Temps, L'Insitut Culturel Bernard Magrez, Bordeaux

2010
Captured While Vanishing: Video Art in Museum Folkwang, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
Between Here and There: Passages in Contemporary Photography, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Let’s Dance, MAC/VAL, Vitry-sûr-Seine, Paris

Kupferstichkabinett: Between Thought and Action, White Cube, London

2009
Altermodern: Tate Triennial 2009, Tate Britain, London
Accrochage, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Edition Copenhagen - Retrospective 1959-2009, Den frie udstilling, Copenhagen

2008
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary. Collection as Aleph, Kunsthaus Graz, Austria
The Cinema Effect: Illusion, Reality, and the Moving Image-Part I: Dreams, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
War and Art – Terror and Simulacrum of Beauty II, Galerie Aube, Kyoto University of Art and Design
Night: A Time Between, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol, England
Unspeakable: The Artist as Witness to the Holocaust, Imperial War Museum, London
a.b.c. (art berlin contemporary), Alter Postbahnhof, Berlin
Moving Horizons: The UBS Art Collection 1960s to the present day, National Art Museum of China, Beijing
Ego Documents: The Autobiographical in Contemporary Art, Kunstmuseum Bern
Art is for the Spirit: Works from the UBS Art Collection, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
Infinite Ice Traversing the Arctic and the Alps from 1860 to the Present, Albertina, Vienna

2007
Five Works in Bronze: Darren Almond, Robert Gober, Ellsworth Kelly, William de Kooning, Rebecca Warren, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Shoot the Family, Canzani Center Gallery, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH
Ensemble, curated by Christian Marclay, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia
Her(his)tory, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens
2 Moscow, Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow
Closed Circuit: Video and New Media, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Numerica, Palazzo delle Papess Centro Arte Contemporanea, Siena
L'oeil écran ou la nouvelle image, Casino Luxembourg - Forum d'Art Contemporain, Luxembourg
Going Staying: Movement, Body, Place in Contemporary Art, Kunstmuseum Bonn
Acceleration, CAN/Karting, Neuchâtel, Switzerland

2006
Full House – Faces of a Collection, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany
Time 2 Kill, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Shoot the Family, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI; Traveled to the Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN; Western Gallery, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA; and the David and Sandra Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston
Casper David Friedrich, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany. Traveled to the Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
Carbonic Anhydride, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Geisterbahn (1999), Kino Arsenal, Berlin

2005
Turner Prize 2005, Tate Britain, London
Getting Emotional, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
Works on Paper, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Universal Experience: Art, Life, and the Tourist's Eye, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. Traveled to Hayward Gallery, London (catalogue)
World Without End, Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne
20: Twenty: A Timeline of Cornerhouse Exhibitions 1985-2005, Cornerhouse, Manchester

2004
L'Automne Festival, Paris
Busan Biennale, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, South Korea
Einleuchten, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg
Eclipse: Towards the Edge of the Visible, White Cube, London
Biennale of Pontevedra, Pazo da Cultura, Facultade de Belas Artes/Escola de Restauración, Instituto Valie-Incián, Pontevedra, Spain
After Images, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
Open Secrets. Something Old, Something New: Redefining The Boundaries of The Art Collection, Imperial War Musem, London
Other Times: British Contemporary Art, City Art Gallery, Prague
Witness, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
Die Neue Kunsthalle III: materiell - immateriell, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany

2003
Imagination. Perception in Art, Kunsthaus Graz, Austria
Outlook: International Art Exhibition Technopolis, Benaki Museum Factory, Athens
Melodrama, Museo De Arte Contemporánea De Vigo, Spain
Skulptur Biennale Münsterland, Stadtmuseum Beckum, Germany
Sculpture, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Venice Biennale
Edén: La Colección Jumex, Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso, Mexico City
Heisskalt: Aktuelle Malerei aus der Sammlung Scharpff, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart. Traveled to the Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
The Spirit of White, Fondation Beyeler, Basel
The Guest, Schwebebahn, Herzliya Museum, Tel Aviv
In Light: Video Projections by Eight Contemporary Artists, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto

2002
Video Acts: Single Channel Works from the Collections of Pamela and Richard Kramlich and New Art Trust, MoMA PS1, New York
Video Zone, The 1st International Video-Art Biennial in Israel, Tel Aviv
Contextualize, Kunstverein Hamburg
The Rowan Collection: Contemporary British and Irish Art, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
In the Freud Museum, Freud Museum, London
At Speed, with Sarah Morris, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
The Hate U Give Little Infants Fucks Everyone, SMART Project Space, Amsterdam

2001
10th Anniversary Exhibition, 100 drawings and Photographs, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Casino 2001, SMAK and Bijlokenmuseum, Ghent, Belgium
Berlin Biennale
Tracking, Kent and Vicki Logan Gallery, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland

2000
British Short Film festival, UCI Cinema, London
Apocalypse: Beauty and Horror in Contemporary Art, Royal Academy of Arts, London
Out There, White Cube, London
Making Time: Considering Time as a Material in Contemporary Video and Film, Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, FL

1999
Chronos & Kairos, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel
Seeing Time, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

1998
Art Crash, Århus Kunstmuseum, Aarhaus, Denmark

1997
Delta, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
Hospital, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection, Royal Academy of Arts, London. Traveled to Hamburger Bahnhof, Hamburg; Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin; and Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

1996
Art & Innovation Prize, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
A Small Shifting Sphere of Serious Culture, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London


Awards:

1996
Art & Innovation Prize, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London