Chronologie

1969
Born in London, UK
1989 – 1990
Chelsea School of Art, London, UK
1990 – 1993
Goldsmith College, London, UK
1993 – 1994
Tisch School of Arts, New York University, New York, NY
1996
ICA Futures Award
1999
DAAD Artist in Residence Grant, Berlin, Germany
1999
Turner Prize, Tate Gallery, London, UK
2002
Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire), London, UK
2008
Golden Hitchcock Award, for 'Hunger,' Le Festival du Film Britannique de Dinard
2008
Diesel Discovery Award, Toronto International Film Festival
2008
Gucci Group Annual Award for Artist in Film, for 'Hunger,' Venice Film Festival
2008
In the Spirit of Freedom Award, for 'Hunger,' Jerusalem Film Festival
2008
Sydney Film Prize, Sydney Film Festival
2008
Camera d‟Or Prize, for 'Hunger,' Cannes Film Festival
2008
International Film Critics Prize, for 'Hunger,' Cannes Film Festival
2011
Commander of the Order of the British Empire
Lives and works in Amsterdam and London

Expositions

2011
Goetz Collection, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich, Germany
2011
Found in Translation, Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
2011
The Luminous Interval, Guggenheim Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain
2010
Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2010
Queen and Country: A Project by Steve McQueen, National Portrait Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2009
British Pavilion, 53rd International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy (solo)
2009
Queen and Country, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Middlesbrough, UK (solo)
2009
Steve McQueen, Walter Phillips Gallery, The Banff Centre, Banff, Canada (solo)
2008
Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris, France (solo)
2007
For Queen and Country, A Commission by Steve McQueen, Manchester Central Library, Manchester, UK (solo)
2007
Running Thunder, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2006
Caresses, Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art, Marugame, Japan (solo)
2006
Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris, France (solo)
2005
Double Feature, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
2004
Die Neue Kunsthalle III, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
2004
WOW (The Work of the Work), Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA