Chronologie

1963
Born in Belfast, Ireland
1985 – 1988
Middlesex Polytechnic, London, UK
1990 – 1992
Goldsmith's College, London, UK
1998
Winner IMMA / Glen Dimplex Artists Award
2001
Irish Representative at Venice Biennale
Lives and works in London

Expositions

2012
Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
2012
La Conserva-centro de Arte Contempoaneo, Murcia, Spain (solo)
2011
A great miracle needs to happen there, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
2011
British Sculpture: A View Through the 20th Century, The Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
2011
Causing Chaos, St. Andrew’s Museum, St. Andrew’s, Scotland
2010
Islands Never Found, Palazo Ducale, Genoa, Italy
2010
The State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece
2010
St. Etienne Museum of Modern Art, Saint Etienne, France
2010
The Nose that Lost its Dog, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2010
The Curve Gallery, the Barbican Art Centre, London, UK (solo)
2010
Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast, UK (solo)
2009
The Nose that Lost its Dog, Glasgow Sculpture Studios Fall Program, Glasgow, UK (solo)
2009
Fifty Percent Solitude, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
2008
Life? Biomorphic Forms in Sculpture, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
2008
Neo Futur – ver de nouveaux imaginaires, les Abattoirs, Musee d’art moderne at contemporain, Toulouse, France
2008
Micro-narratives: tentation des petites realites, Muséed'ArtModerne de Saint Etienne, St-Etienne cedex, France
2007
Camden Art Centre, London, UK (solo)
2007
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2007
Whitechapel Commissions for Bishop's Square, Whitechapel Art Gallery, Bishop's Square, London, UK
2005
British Art Show 6, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
2005
Configured, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA
2005
British Art Show 6, BALTIC The Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK (touring)
2005
Vertiges, Printemps de septembre à Toulouse, Toulouse, France
2005
Extreme Abstraction, Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, USA
2005
Variations on the theme of illusion, Emily Tsingou Gallery, London, UK
2004
Playa de Los Intranquilos, Pier Trust, London, UK (solo)
2003
cease firing on all fronts, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
2003
Variations on the theme of illusion, Emily Tsingou Gallery, London, UK
2003
Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
2002
Second Skin, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, UK
2002
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2002
Love, Labour & Loss, Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle and Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery, Exeter, Devon, UK
2002
Shine, The Lowry, Manchester, UK
2002
Something Else: Irish Contemporary Art, Turku Art Museum, Turku, Finland
2002
Surface to Surface, curated by Max Henry, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, USA
2002
Mood River, Wexner Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA
2002
Landscape, British Council International Touring Exhibition, Casa Andrade Muricy, Curitiba, Brazil
2001
All Terrain: An Exploration of Landscape and Place, Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia, USA
2001
ARS 01 - Unfolding Perspectives' Museum of contemporary Art, Kiasma, Helsinkil, Finland
2001
Deutsche Bank Collection of Contemporary Art, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK
2001
Landscape, British Council International Touring Exhibition, Museum of Modern Art Art, Rio de Janeiro; Museum de Arte de Sao Paulo, Brazil, Musue de Arte Contemporanea de Niterói, Brazil
2001
Exhibition of British Sculpture, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan; Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
2001
Irish Pavillion, 49th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy (solo)
2001
Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (solo)
2000 – 2001
Shifting Ground: Fifty Years of Irish Art’, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
2000 – 2001
Landscape, British Council International Touring Exhibition: ACC Gallery, Weimar, Germany; Haus of Artists, Moscow; Peter and Paul Fortress, Moscow; GallerieNazionaledi Arte Moderna, Roma; Centro Cultural del Conde Duque, Madrid; Sophia Municipal Gallery of Art, Bulgaria
2000 – 2001
SiobhánHapaska, Charles Long, Ernesto Neto; Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
2000 – 2001
Sensational, Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery, Shrewsbury, UK
2000
Artifice, Deste Foundation, Athens; Centre for Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece (with Adam Chodzko, Tacita Dean, Graham Gussin, Stephen Murphy, Simon Starling, Jane and Louise Wilson)
2000
Conversation, Milton Keynes Gallery, London, UK
2000
Screen, Arts Council of England touring exhibition
1999
0044, PS1, New York and Allbright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, USA
1999
Arts Council of England Collection, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth, UK
1999
Saatchi in Sheffield, Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield, UK
1999
Sezon Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1999
Statement, BonakdarJancou Gallery, Basel Art Fair (solo)
1999
Artist Statement for Bonakdar Jancou Gallery, Basel Art, Fair, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
1999
Tokyo International Forum, Yuraku-Cho Saison Art Program, Gallery, Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1999
Crawford Municpal Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland
1999
Screen, Arts Council of England touring exhibition
1998
The Glen Dimplex Artist's Award, The Irish Museum of Modern Art Dublin, Ireland
1998
IMMA / Glen Dimplex Artists Award Exhibition, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland Dublin
1998
Here To Stay, Arts Council of England Collection, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth, UK Plymouth
1998
Galerie Michael Jansen, Cologne, Germany
1998
Speed, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK
1998
Seamless, De Appel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1998
Screen, Arts Council of England touring exhibition
1997
New Found Landscape, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
1997
Documenta X, Kassel, Germany
1997
Plastik, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany
1997
Screen, Ridinghouse Editions, London, UK
1997
Städtische AusstellungshalleamHawercamp, Münster, Germany
1997
Craft, Richard Salmon, London, Kettles Yard, Cambridge, UK
1997
Enjoy, Schloss Agathenburg, Agathenburg, Germany
1997
Ago, Entwistle Gallery, London, UK (solo)
1997
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
1997
Oriel, Arts Council of Wales Gallery, Cardiff, Wales, UK (solo)
1997
Residue, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
1997
A Print Portfolio from London, c/o Atle Gerhardsen, Oslo, Norway
1997
Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
1997
Ridinghouse Editions, London, UK
1996
Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
1996
Rhona Hoffman, Chicago, USA
1996
The Book is on the Table, Entwistle Gallery, London, UK
1995 – 1996
Saint Christopher's Legless, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK (solo)
1995
St. Christopher's Legless, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK (solo)
1995
St. Christopher's Legless, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK
1993
Mandy Loves Declan 100%, Boote Gallery, New York, USA
1993
Wonderful Life, Lisson Gallery, London, UK
1993
Eye Witness, Shaftesbury Avenue, London, UK
1993
Making People Disappear, Cubitt Street Gallery, London, UK
1993
Barclays Young Artist Award, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK
1992
How did these children come to be like that?, Goldsmiths Gallery, London, UK
1990
Guinness Peat Aviation Awards for Emerging Artists, Gallagher Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Collections publiques

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC, USA
Magasin 3, Stockholm, Sweden
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA
Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
The Tate Modern, London, United Kingdom

Publications

2007
Hester R Westly, Art Monthly, November 07, No 311, pg 5
2006
Esme West ed., New Art on View, pg149 2006 Scala Publishers, London
2005
2005 ‘When Beauty Shocks you into Silence’, Richard Dorment, The Daily Telegraph, Tuesday Sept 27th, 2005
2005
British Art Show 6, pg. 84-85
2005
Printemps de septembre a Toulouse, Volume 2: VERTIGES, pg.124-127
2004
‘SiobhánHapaska – Peer’, David Barrett, Art Monthly, July-August 2004
2004
Luke Clancy, Art Review, March 2004
2003
Cristin Leach, Sunday Times, November 30th 2003
2003
Aidan Dunne, The Irish Times, 29th December, 2003
2002
‘Second Skin’ Contemporary April Issue, Mark Gisbourne
2001
‘Mayday’ Circa Autumn Issue, Patrick Murphy
2001
‘Biennale Babylon’ Art in America, Sept.. Marcia E. Vetrocq
2001
‘Towards Futures Past’, NY Arts Vol 6, No2.Caoimhin Mac Giolla Leith
2001
‘And so this is Christmas’ The Irish Times, 18 January, Aidan Dunne
2001
‘Through the Looking Glass’, The Sunday Tribune, 14 January, Marianna Hartigan
2001
‘God gets a science lesson’, The Sunday Times, 22 January, MedbRuane
2000
SiobhánHapaska/ Charles Long/ Ernesto Neto; Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall catalogue
2000
Landscape, catalogue, The British Council
2000
SiobhánHapaska, Saison Art Programme, Tokyo, catalogue
1998
Catalogue, IMMA/Glen Dimplex Artists Award, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin IMMA/Glen Dimplex Artists Award Review, Irish Times, 7 April
1998
IMMA/Glen Dimplex Artists Award, Marian Lovett, Sunday Times, 25 April
1997
Catalogue, Oriel Gallery, Wales
1997
ICA, London
1997
‘Out There’ Frieze, Jennifer Higgie, Issue 37, December
1997
‘BLIMEY! From Bohemia to Britpop: The London Artworld from Francis Bacon to Damien Hirst’. Pg 148
1996
Time Out, January, Martin Croomer
1996
Art Monthly, February, Juan Cruz
1996
Frieze, March/April, Matthew Collins
1996
Artifice, Issue 4, Dave Beech