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Ian Kiaer

Born 1971 in London, UK
Lives in London

Solo exhibitions

Marcelle Alix,
Paris, FR, Pink cloth

Galerie Barbara Wien,
Berlin, DE, Endnote, yellow
Heidelberger Kunstverein
,DE, Endnote, ping

Kunsthalle Lingen,
DE, Endnote, ping
Base/Progetti per
l'arte, Firenze, IT, Ping, murmer
Alison Jacques Gallery
, London, UK, Endnote, ping


Musée d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, Paris, FR, Endnote, Tooth
Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin, DE
Marcelle Alix, Paris, FR, Endnote, Tooth

Neubauer Collegium, Chicago,USA, Endnote, Ledoux

Lulu, Mexico City, MX, Limp Oak
And Now, Dallas, USA, Ian Kiaer


Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, UK, Tooth house
Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, UK, Tooth house


Marcelle Alix, Paris, FR
Centre International d'art et du Paysage, Vassivière, FR


Alison Jacques, London, UK
Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, USA
FIAC (with Marcelle Alix), Paris, FR


Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venezia, IT, Il baciamano,


Kunstverein, Munich, DE, Endnote, Pink,
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA


Bloomberg SPACE, London, UK, COMMA 15
GAM (Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea), Turin, IT, What Where
BASE Contemporary Art Projects, Florence, IT
Alison Jacques Gallery Project Space, London, UK
SE8, London, UK, Three Proposals


Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA, Bruegel project


Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milan, IT, Erdrindenbau


British School at Rome, Rome, IT
Art Statements, Art Basel
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA, The Grey Cloth


Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK, Endless House project
Galleria Massimo de Carlo, Milan, IT


Art Statements, Art Basel Miami Beach
Tate Britain, London, UK, Ian Kiaer: ArtNow
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA, Endless Theatre Project
aspreyjacques, London, UK, Ian Kiaer/Jeff Ono
W139,Amsterdam, Interstice/Double Impact


aspreyjacques, London, UK

Group exhibitions

GAK Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst,
Bremen, DE, Was machen Sie um zwei? Ich schlafe
Nuit Blanche, Paris, FR

Marcelle Alix
, Paris, FR, Marcelle Alix ouverte
Cahn Contemporary, Paris, FR, mains amies
Musée d'art moderne de la ville de
Paris, FR, YOU
Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR, Prince.sse.s des villes

        Fidelidade - Chiado 8
, Lisbonne, PT, Back in Five
         Barbara Gross Galerie,
Munich, DE, Various Others
Towner art gallery, Eastbourne, UK, We stared at the
          Moon from the centre of the Sun: Haroon Mirza Curates

          the Arts Council

         Modern Art Oxford /
Drawing Room, EN, A Slice through
          the World: Contemporary Artists? Drawings

Le Plateau, Frac Ile-de-France, Paris, FR, Strange Days


Kunstsaele Berlin, Berlin, DE, Klappe eins, Affe tot
Annette Gelink Gallery
, Amsterdam, NL
, What are we gonna paint?
Old Church, Rotterdam, NL, Calling All Ghosts

Galeria Graça Brandao, Lisbonne, PT, In Absentia,
Marcelle Alix, Paris, FR, Rushes
(with Charlotte Moth)
John Hansard Gallery,
Southampton, UK, Concrete
A Tale of a Tub, Rotterdam, NL, The Story of the Stone


SpazioA, Pistoia, IT, Non-Profit & Profit

MUDAM, Luxembourg, L'image papillon (cur. Christophe Gallois)


Biennale de Rennes, FR, Les prairies
Marcelle Alix, Paris, FR, Le vicomte pourfendu
Tate Britain, Londres, UK, Contemporary Collection : The space between
CIAP Vassivière, FR, Champ d'expérience,

Fondation d'entreprise Ricard, Paris, FR, Ahoy! An Island!


Hayward Gallery, London, UK, British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet
FRAC Aquitaine, Bordeaux, FR, Ahoy! An Island!
Marcelle Alix, Paris, FR, Nothing Personal
Galerija Gregor Podnar, Berlin, DE, Antic Measures
Galerie Belvedere, Vienna, AT, Utopie Gesamtkunstwerk
Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, IT, Essential Art
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA, All of this and Nothing


Xth Biennale de Lyon (curated by Hou Hanru), Lyon, FR
BP British Art Displays 1500-2009, Tate Britain, London, UK, Concrete Island (Room 30)
Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, UK, Material Intelligence (touring to Huddersfield Art Gallery, Huddersfield)
Drawing 2009 Biennial Fundraiser, The Drawing Room, London, UK
SE8, London, UK, Cabinets No. 1


Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, BE, No Information Available (curated by Francesco Bonami)
Galerie Jan Wentrup, Berlin, DE, Reinvented: Study & Play
Fundação Serralves, Porto, PT, Livre Circulacao: Arquitectors Europeus em Transito
Kunstlerhaus, Stuttgart, DE, Social Diagrams. Planning Reconsidered
Green on Red Gallery, Dublin, IR, Ephemera (w/ Gabriel Kuri, Jonathan Monk & Simon Starling)
Museion - Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Bolzano, IT, Peripheral vision and collective body
Limerick, IR, Too Early For Vacation (curated by Hou Hanru)
International Project Space, Birmingham, UK, Ian Kiaer and Sara MacKillop
The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University, Massachusetts, USA, Project for a New American Century
Altefabrik / Kunst(zeug)haus, Rapperswil-Jona, CH, Die Kugeln! Die Kreise! Die Räder! (The Spheres! The Circles! The Wheels!) (curated by Christiane Rekade)


War: 10th International Instanbul Biennial, Istanbul, TUR, Not Only Possible, But Also Necessar: Optimism in the Age of Global
De Ateliers
, Amsterdam
, NL, Winter Palace

Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, CH, Poor Thing
Atelier als supermedium, The Hague, NL, Plankjes, tak, atelier als supermedium # 14
Locus, Athens, G, Disco Coppertone
Murska Sobota, SI, European Triennial of small-size sculpture (cur. by David Thorp)
Royal College of Art, London, UK, Various Small Fires
Lambretto Art Project, Milan, IT


Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, NL, Behind The Cliché
University Gallery, Fine Arts Center, University of Massachusetts, USA, The Impossible Landscape

Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA, Satellites
4th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, KW Institute of Contemporary Art and further venues along August Straße in Mitte, Berlin, DE, Of Mice and Men


Gasworks, London, UK, The Music of The Future
Contemporary Art Society, Bloomberg SPACE, London, UK, ARTfutures
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA, Universal Experience
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA, Controlled, Contained, Configured
Camden Arts Centre, London, UK, The Way We Work Now
St Paul's Church Gallery, London, UK, New Monastery
Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK, Ordering the Ordinary (cur. by David Thorpe)
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, IT, Bidibidobidiboo: Works from the Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection

The Gallery at Wimbledon, School of Art, UK, The Hardest Thing to Draw is a Kiss
Dublin City Gallery, Dublin, IR, The Hugh Lane Re-Opening Exhibition
Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent, BE, (In) Tension
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA, Material as Metaphor 


Watarium Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, JP, Empty Garden II
L'Observatoire, Brussels, BE, This is not a home this is a house
Galleria Comunale d'Arte ContemporaneaBologna, IT, Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud 
117 Commercial Street, London, UK, Wider Than the Sky 
FA Projects, London, UK, XS

Dreams and Conflicts: The Dictatorship of The Viewer, 50th Venice Biennale, IT, Delays and Revolutions (cur. by Franceso Bonami and Daniel Birnbaum)
Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, JP, Harmony, at Happiness: A Survival Guide for Art & Life (cur. by Pier Luigi Tazzi)
Klosterfelde Gallery, Berlin, DE, Invite #8
Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milan, IT, Atto Primo
The Ship, London, UK, Ponce
Cover Up, London, UK, In to the Grey
Royal College of Art Galleries, London, UK, The Straight or Crooked Way
RMIT Project Space, Melbourne, AU
The Gallery at APT, London, UK, Infallible


P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, USA, Building Structures
ICA, Boston, USA, Artists Imagine Architecture (cur. by Jessica Morgan) 
The Pavillions, London, UK, The Bold and the Beautiful 
RMIT Project Space
Melbourne (cur. by Akiko Usami and Jasper Joffe)
GreeneNaftali Inc., New York, USA, Pictures


Watou Poetry Summer 2001, (cur. by Pier Luigi Tazzi and Ann Demeester), Watou, BE, An Empty Spot to Stay


Manifesta 3, Ljubljana, SI, (cur. by Francesco Bonami, Ole Bouman, Mária Hlavajová and Kathrin Rhomberg)
Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK, UBS Painting Prize

Exit Art, New York, USA


Ian Kiaer, Endnote tooth, Archive and Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (monographic publication)
Tooth House - Ian Kiaer, Henry Moore Institute (exhibition catalogue
Ian Kiaer, Aspen Art Museum (exhibition catalogue)
Field of experiences, Centre International d'Art et du Paysage (exhibition catalogue)

Ahoy, an island! FRAC Aquitaine and Fondation Ricard. Les Presses du reel.


British Art Show 7, Hayward Touring, London
Ian Kiaer, "Endless House - Models of Thought for Dwellin", A Prior, 20

Ian Kiaer, "An Overwrought Romance", Kaleidoscope, 6
Ian Kiaer, What Where, Archive and GAM Turin (monographic publication)
The Armchair Project, CINCH, London
Assembly, Jubilee Street, London
British Art Part I Installations, Diehl Vorderwuelbecke, Berlin
Everyday ? Images ? Every Day, Rogaland Kunstnersenter, Norway
Peripheral Vision and Collective Body, edited by Corinne Dissens, published
by Hatje Cantz Publishers, Stuttgart
Too Early For Vacation, published by ev ± a , Limerick, Ireland
Ian Kiaer, FRAC Catalogue, 2008
Ian Kiaer, published by the British School at Rome, Rome
Small Things, Kunsthalle Basel (exhibition catalogue), Basel
Various Small Fires (exhibition catalogue), published by the Royal College of Art, London
Gallery of Murska Sobota: European Triennal of Small-Scale Sculpture
Catalogue, 2007, pp. 57-59.
Street: Behind The Cliché (exhibition catalogue), published by Witte de With
Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
Of Mice and Men, 4th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art, Berlin (exhibition catalogue), edited by Maurizio Cattelan, Massimiliano Gioni, Ali Subotnick, published by Hatje Cantz Verlag
Universal Experience: Art, Life, and the Tourist's Eye, Edited by Kari Dahlgren, Kamilah Foreman, and Tricia Van Eck. (exhibition catalogue), Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Art
The Way We Work Now: some attitudes to materials and making (exhibition catalogue), texts by Bruce Haines, published by Camden Arts Centre, London
Clarke & McDevitt Present: Matt Calderwood, Bjorn Dahlem, Sophie von
Hellermann, Ian Kiaer, Cornelius Quabeck (exhibition catalogue). Texts by
Barbara Dawson, Christina Kennedy, Declan Clarke and Paul McDevitt.
Published by Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland.
Now and Then: Art Now at Tate Britain, texts by Martin Herbert, Lizzie Carey-Thomas, Mark Horlock and Katharine Stout, London: Tate Publishing
50th International Art Exhibition. Dreams and Conflicts ? The Dictatorship of The Viewer (exhibition catalogue), edited by Francesco Bonami and Maria Luisa Frisa, published by the Venice Biennale
Harmony, at Happiness: A Survival Guide for Art & Life (exhibition catalogue), edited by David Elliott and Pier Luigi Tazzi, Mori Art Museum and Tankosha, Publishing, Tokyo
Artists Imagine Architecture (exhibition catalogue), published by The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
Atlas der bewegingen and Watou Poëziezomer 2001, two volumes published by Poëziezomers Watou, Belgium
UBS Art Award 2000. A tribute to the painting of tomorrow, published on the occasion of the UBS Art Award 2000
Assembly, published by sponsors Eric Drossart, Michel Neeus and Katie
Robyns, London; texts by Beth Mears, Dan Fox, Henry Ward, John Hutnyk,
Nicky Coutts, Jemima Montagu and Vanda Playford.
British Art Part I ? Installations, published by Volker Diehl and Rilana Vorderwuelbecke, Berlin; text by Max Andrews
Everyday ? Images ? Every Day, published by Rogaland Kunstnersenter,
Norway; text and curated by Marit Aanestad, Roar Houen and Solveig Landa
Borderline Syndrome Energies of Defence, published by CIP, Ljubljana; edited by Igor Zabel with texts by Francesco Bonami, Ole Bouman, Mária Hlavajová and Kathrin Rhomberg
new contemporaries, published by New Contemporaries (1998) Ltd., edited by Bev Bytheway, Forward by Sacha Craddock


The Boise Scholarship
The Basil H. Alkazzi Foundation Scholarship Award
The Duveen Travel Scholarship

Main collections

FRAC Piemonte, Turin, IT
Galleria Civica di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea (GAM), Turin, IT
Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, DE
Fondazione Morra Greco, Naples, IT
Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, IT
Tate, London, UK
FRAC Ile de France, Paris, FR
FRAC Basse Normandie, Caen, FR
Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris, FR
Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, FR
MAMC+, Saint-Etienne, FE
Centre National des Arts Plastiques, FR
Lafayette Anticipations, FR