Chronologie

1967
Born: in Sevenoaks, Kent, England
1989
BA, Brown University, Providence, RI
1989 – 1990
Participated in the Whitney Independent Study Program
1999 – 2000
Recipient, the Philip Morris Award from the American Academy
2001 – 2002
Recipient, the Joan Mitchell Painting Award
2004
Her film Los Angeles, which focuses on celebrity-obsessed culture, is released
2006
Installed the painting Robert Towne on the Lever House’s ground floor ceiling
2008
Her series Oragami and Rings, which both focus on the transformation of Beijing for the Olympics, are released
Lives and works in New York, NY and London, England

Expositions

2013
The Inside is on the Outside, Glass House of Lina Bo Bardi, Sao Paulo
2013
As Above, So Below, Vitamin Creative Space, Beijing
2013
Bye Bye Brazil, White Cube Bermondsey, London (solo)
2012
Mechanical Ballet, Musée National Fernand Léger, Biot (solo)
2012
Decade: Contemporary Collecting 2002 - 2012, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo
2012
A Global Exchange: Geometric Abstraction since 1950, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Buenos Aires
2012
The Feverish Library, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York
2012
Cool Britannia, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
2012
Air de Paris Summer Show, Art & Rapy, Monaco
2012
Everything Falls Apart, Artspace Sydney, Sydney
2012
Looking Back for the Future, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zürich
2012
Rasterfahndung. Das Raster in der Kunst nach 1945, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart
2012
How Physical, Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions, Tokyo
2012
Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
2012
David Smith/ Sarah Morris/ Ernst Caramelle, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus Ohio (group)
2011 – 2012
Erschaute Bauten, Museum für angewandte Kunst ,Wien (group)
2011
Sarah Morris. To Erasing Principles, DIRIMART Istanbul (solo)
2010
Sarah Morris: Clips, KNots, and 1972, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul (solo)
2010
Sarah Morris, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein Westfalen (solo)
2010
Contemplating the Void - Interventions, Guggenheim Museum, New York (group)
2010
Morality Act I / Act II, Witte de With, Rotterdam (group)
2009
Gemini Dressage, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt
2008
Sarah Morris- 1972, Lenbachhaus München (solo)
2008
White Cube, London (solo)
2008
Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna (solo)
2007
Sarah Morris, Whitechapel Laboratory, London (solo)
2007
Chinatowns, Max Hetzler Gallery, Berlin (solo)
2007
The Towne Index, Galerie Air de Paris, Paris (solo)
2007
Robert Towne, Ring Paintings, and Origami, Fredrich Petzel gallery, New York (solo)
2007
When We Build, Let Us Think That We Build Forever, BALTIC The Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead -UK
2007
Soufflé, eien Massenausstellung, curated by Franz West, Kunstraum, Innsbruck
2007
Perspektiv 07, Lenbachhaus, Munich
2007
Contemporary Galleries Collection, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio
2007
Reflection, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev
2006
A Severe Insult to the Brain, Meyer Kainer gallery, Wien (solo)
2006
Midtown, Milton Keynes gallery, London (solo)
2006
Artist in Focus, program in conjunction with Rotterdam Film Festival, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam (solo)
2006
Carbonic Anhydride, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
2006
Busy Going Crazy, La Maison Rouge, Paris
2006
This is America, Centraal Museum, Utrecht
2006
Intouchable, l’idéal transparence, curated by Guillaume Désanges et François Piron, Villa Arson, Nice
2006
All Hawaii Entrées/Lunar Reggae, curated by Philippe Parreno, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
2006
Nouvelles acquisitions, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris
2005
Ambiance, K21 Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf
2005
Big Bang, Centre Pompidou, Paris
2005
Architecture Invisible, Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris
2005
Present perfect, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York
2005
Los Angeles, Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover (solo)
2005
Los Angeles, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut (solo)
2005
Endeavor, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (solo)
2005
Los Angeles, Friedrich Petzel gallery, New York (solo)
2005
To Film a Though in Action, Moderna Musseet, Stockholm (solo)
2005
Los Angeles Drawings, Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Köln (solo)
2004
'Treasure Island' Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg (group)
2004
'Heißkalt - Sammlung Scharpff' Kunsthalle Hamburg, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (group)
2004
'Bar Nothing' Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin (solo)
2004
White Cube, London (solo)
2003
'Lost Weekend' Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York (solo)
2003
'Miami - Film Installation' with Darren Almond, Paul Morrison, Craig Kalpalkjian and Haluk Akakçe (solo)
2003
'Adorno-zum 100. Geburtstag' Kunstverein Frankfurt (group)
2003
'Einbildung – Das Wahrnehmen in der Kunst'; steirischer herbst 2003 Kunsthaus Graz (group)
2003
'fast forward.Media Art/ Sammlung Goetz' ZKM, Karlsruhe (group)
2003
'New abstract painting - painting abstract now - Abstraktion in der neuen Malerei' Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen (group)
2003
'Architecture Schmarchitecture' Kerlin Gallery, Dublin (group)
2003
'Painting Pictures, Painting and Media in the Digital Age' Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg (group)
2003
'Days like These: The Tate Triennal Exhibtion of Contemporary British Art' Tate Britain, London (group)
2003
'La Question' Magasin Centre d'art contemporain, Grenoble (group)
2003
'Abstraction Now ' Künstlerhaus Wien (group)
2002
Palais de Tokyo, Paris (solo)
2002
'Capital' Site Santa Fe (solo)
2002
'Cinecity: The Films of Sarah Morris' Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, D.C. (solo)
2002
'Project #77' MOMA, New York (solo)
2002
Sarah Morris, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna (solo)
2002
'At Speed' (with Darren Almond), Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
2002
Public Affairs Von Beuys bis Zittel: Das Öffentliche in der Kunst Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich (group)
2002
Le Paysage dans l'art d'aujourd'hui Maison de la culture de Bourges, France (group)
2002
Centre of Attraction 8th Baltic Triennial of International Art, Vilnius (group)
2002
Dressing Down Barbican Art Gallery, London (group)
2002
Painting on the Move Kunstmuseum Basel, Museum für Gegenwartskunst Basel, Kunsthalle Basel (group)
2002
Ruina e Utopia Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Brasilia (group)
2002
Busan Biennale Busan, Korea (group)
2002
Rapture: Art's Seduction by Fashion since 1970 Barbican Art Gallery, London (group)
2002
Sao Paolo Biennial, Sao Paolo (group)
2002
Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo (group)
2002
Urgent Painting Musee d"Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris (catalogue)
2002
Embracing the Present: The UBS Paine Webber Art Collection The Portland Musem, Portland (group)
2001
Das Lied von der Erde Museum Fridericianum, Kassel (group)
2001
Berlin/Los Angeles Film Festival of Architecture and Urbanism, MAK
Center for Art and Architecture, L.A. at the Schindler House School of Architecture, University of Southern California (group)
2001
Die Sammlung Olbricht Teil 2. Without Hesitation Gesellschartf für Aktuelle Kunst & Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen (group)
2001
Geometric & Gestus Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg (group)
2001
Beautiful Productions. Art to play, art to wear, art to own Whitechapel, London (group)
2001
c/o Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin (group)
2001
Art Transplant British Consul, New York (catalogue)
2001
Wild Walls MAK Center, Schindler House, Los Angeles (group)
2001
Casino Stedelijk Museum Veer Actuele Kunst, Ghent (catalogue)
2001
The Mystery of Painting Sammlung Goetz, Munich (catalogue)
2001
Beautiful Productions Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (group)
2001
Beau Monde: Toward a Redeemed Cosmopolitanism (curated by Dave Hickey) Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico (catalogue)
2001
Hybrids International Contemporary Painting, Tate Liverpool (catalogue)
2001
Comfort, Reclaiming Place in a Virtual World Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Ohio (catalogue)
2001
A Pied D'Oeuvre Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Paris (group)
2001
Playing Amongst the Ruins Royal College of Art, London (catalogue)
2001
Shopping Generali Foundation, Vienna (catalogue)
2001
'Crystal' Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York (solo)
2001
'Dulles' Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne (solo)
2001
'Correspondence' Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Berlin (catalogue) (solo)
2000
Kunsthalle, Zürich (catalogue) (solo)
2000
Philadelphia Museum of Art (solo)
2000
Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig (catalogue) (solo)
2000
'Rumjungle' White Cube, London (solo)
2000
Hyper Mental Kunsthaus Zurich/Hamburger Kunsthalle, Berlin (group)
2000
AM/PM Neue Nationalgalerie, Museum fur Gegenwart, Berlin (group)
2000
Drawings and Photographs Matthew Marks Gallery, New York (group)
2000
Project 0004 Friedrich Petzel, New York (group)
2000
Projections FRAC Bourgogne, Dijon (group)
2000
Glee: Painting Now
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Conneticut; Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, Florida (catalogue)
2000
Twisted: Urban and Visionary Landscapes in Contemporary Painting Van AbbeMuseum, Eindhoven (catalogue)
2000
The Song of the Earth Museum Fridericianum, Kassel (catalogue)
2000
Confusion Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin (group)
2000
What If: Art on the Verge of Architecture and Design Moderna Museet, Stockholm (catalogue)
2000
Flakk The Nordic House, Reykjavik (catalogue)
2000
Homes Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth (catalogue)
1999
This is Yesterday Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Spain (group)
1999
post-hypnotic University Galleries of Illinois State University, Illinois, (catalogue)
1999
MAC Dallas, Chicago Cultural Center (group)
1999
Painting Lab Entwistle, London (group)
1999
Dumbpop Jerwood Foundation, London, Leeds Metropolitan University Gallery, Leeds (group)
1999
Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York (solo)
1999
Museum of Modern Art, Oxford (catalogue)
1999
Malerei INIT Kunsthalle, Berlin (group)
1999
Concrete Ashtray Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York (group)
1999
Art Lovers Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool (catalogue)
1999
Frieze ICA Boston (catalogue) (group)
1999
Between London and New York Taché-Lévy Gallery, Brussels (group)
1999
Trans-Sphere FRAC Poitou-Charentes, Angoulême (group)
1999
Le Capital Contemporary Art Center, Sete (catalogue) (group)
1999
Tang Turner & Runyon, Dallas (group)
1999
Plug In Salon 3, London (group)
1999
Two Doors - True Value Mai 36/ Annemarie Verna, Zurich (group)
1999
Aufnahmen Osterreichische Galerie Belvedere, Vienna (group)
1998
I Love New York: Crossover der Aktuellen Kunst Museum Ludwig, Cologne (catalogue) (group)
1998
dijon/le consortium Centres Georges Pompidou, Paris (catalogue) (group)
1998
VideoStore!, Bricks and Kicks, Vienna (group)
1998
Young Americans 2 Saatchi Collection, London (catalogue) (group)
1998
Weather Everything (curated by Eric Troncy) Galerie fur Zeitgenossische Kunst Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany (catalogue) (group)
1998
Deep Thought Basilico Fine Arts, New York (group)
1998
La Table Air de Paris, Paris (group)
1998
Dumbpop Jerwood Gallery,Jerwood Foundation, London (group)
1998
Cluster Bomb Morrison Judd, London (group)
1998
Mostrato (group)
1998
Fuori Uso 98, Pescara, Italy (catalogue) (group)
1998
Narrative Urge (curated by Catsou Roberts) Uppsala Konstmuseum, Sweden (group)
1998
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin (solo)
1998
Le Consortium, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Dijon (catalogue)
1997
Hospital (organized by Sarah Morris), Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin (catalogue) (group)
1997
Dramatically Different (curated by Eric Troncy) Centre National D'Art Contemporain De Grenoble, Grenoble (catalogue) (group)
1997
Group Show: Miltos Manetas, Florence Manlik, Sarah Morris, Jack Pierson, Gary Simmons, Laurie Simmons, Georgina Starr,Galerie Philippe Rizzo, Paris (group)
1997
Posture: A Survey of Contemporary Figuration (group)
1997
David Klein Gallery, Michigan (group)
1997
Painting, Photography, Drawing Anton Kern Gallery, New York (group)
1996
Found Footage Klemens Gasser and Tanya Grunert, Cologne (group)
1996
Pop Planet Theoretical events, Naples (group)
1996
One False Move White Cube, London (solo)
1996
Sugar Galerie Philippe Rizzo, Paris (catalogue)
1996
Drawings Anton Kern, New York (solo)
1995
Group Show (organized by Jeff Koons), Nicole Klagsbrun, New York (group)
1995
B - Movie (organized by Sarah Morris), San Francisco Art Fair, Phoenix Hotel, San Francisco (group)
1995
More Than Real Gallery 400, School of Art and Architecture, University of Chicago (group)
1994
Summer Group Show Nicole Klagsbrun, New York (group)
1994
Please Don't Hurt Me Galerie Snoie, Rotterdam; Cabinet Gallery, London (catalogue) (group)
1994
Try God Nicole Klagsburn, New York (solo)
1993
Sarah Morris,Close-Up, New York (solo)
1993
Lucky Kunst 2 Silver Place, London (group)
1993
Home Alone (organized by Sarah Morris and Ricardo de Oliveira), 211 East 10, New York (group)
1993
Evidently, 1993 Dooley Le Capellaine Gallery, New York (group)
1993
More Than Real Gallery 400, School of Art and Architecture, University of Chicago (group)
1992
Curio Shop Thread Waxing Space, New York (group)
1992
CitizensKunsthall, New York (solo)
1991
Group Show P.P.O.W., New York (group)
1991
Group Show Postmasters Gallery, New York (group)
1990
Series Postmasters Gallery, New York (group)
1990
Open Studio Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program, New York (group)

Publications

Art Lovers
Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, 1999
Le Capital
Contemporary Art Center, Sete, 1999
Frieze
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, 1999
Post-Hypnotic
University Galleries of Illinois State University; MAC, Dallas; Chicago:Cultural Center, Chicago, 1999
Le Consortium, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Dijon, 1998
I Love New York: Crossover der Aktuellen Kunst
Museum Ludwig, Cologne, 1998
Dijon/Le Consortium, Centre Geroges Pompidou, Paris, 1998
Young Americans 2
Saatchi Collection, London, 1998
Weather Everything
Galerie für Zeitgenossische Kunst Leipzig, 1998
Mostrato F
uori Uso 98, Pescara, 1998
Hospital
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, 1997
Dramatically Different
Centre National d'Art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble, 1997
Sugar
Galerie Philippe Rizzo, Paris, 1996
Please Don't Hurt Me
Galerie Snoie, Rotterdam; Cabinet Gallery, London, 1994
Bar Nothing
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin 2004
Bar Nothing
Jay Jopling / White Cube, London 2004
The Mystery of Painting
Sammlung Goetz, Munich, 2001
Art Transplant
British Consul, New York, 2001
Capital
Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum fur Gegenwart, Berlin, 2001
Beau Monde: Toward a Redeemed Cosmopolitanism (curated by Dave Hickey)
Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2001
Hybrids: International Contemporary Painting
Tate Liverpool, 2001
Comfort: Reclaiming Place in a Virtual World
CCA Cleveland 2001
Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, 2001
Playing Amongst the Ruins
Royal College of Art, London, 2001
Shopping
Generali Foundation, Vienna, 2001
Casino
Stedelijk Museum Veer Actuele Kunst, Gent, 2001
Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich, 2000
Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, 2000
Twisted: Urban and Visionary Landscapes in Contemporary Painting
Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, 2000
The Song of the Earth
Museum Fridericanum, Kassel, 2000
What If: Art on the Verge of Architechture and Design
Moderna Museet, Stockholm, 2000
Flakk
Nordic House, Reykjavik, 2000
Homes
Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, 2000
Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, 1999
Supplementary biography provided by Air de Paris