Jake and Dinos Chapman


the birth of ideas by jake and dinos chapman

Jake and Dinos Chapman

The Birth of Ideas, 2003

Prix sur demande



Born: in London (Dinos Chapman)
Born: in Cheltenham, UK (Jake Chapman)
BA at the Ravensbourne College of Art, London, UK (Dinos Chapman)
BA at the North East London Polytechnic, London, UK (Jake Chapman)
MA at the Royal College of Art, London, UK (Dinos Chapman and Jake Chapman)
Nominated for Turner Prize 2003
Royal Academy of Arts Charles Wollaston Award (at the Summer Exhibition)
Currently live and work in London, UK


The sun will shine brightly on your rotting corpse, Whilst your bones glimmer in the moonlight, ProjectB Gallery, Milan, Italy
Shoebox Art, Haunch of Venison, London, UK
Magic Show , Quad Gallery, Derby, UK
Crash, Gagosian Gallery, Britannia St., London, UK
Curious, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany
Once Upon A Time In Hastings, Hastings Museum & Art Gallery, Hastings, UK (solo)
Shitrospective, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany (solo)
My Giant Colouring Book, Touring to The Gallery - Petersfield, Queens Hall, Hexham and Burton Art Gallery, Bideford, UK (solo)
Jake and Dinos Chapman: Little Death Machines, L&M Arts, New York, NY (solo)
If Hitler had been a hippy how happy would we be, White Cube Mason’s Yard, London, UK (solo)
Laughing in a Foreign Language, The Hayward Gallery, London, UK
You dig the tunnel – I’ll hide the soil, White Cube Hoxton Square and Shoreditch Town Hall, London, UK
Les Caprices de Goya, Palais des Beaux Arts de Lille, Lille, France
Traces du Sacré (Traces of the spiritual in 20th century art), Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Summer Exhibition 2007, Annenberg Courtyard, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
Into Me/ Out of Me, MACRO Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy
Meet the Artists: Jake, Paul, George and Dinos, Deitch Projects, New York, NY
Aftershock: Contemporary British Art 1990-2006, Capital Museum, Beijing, China
Jake & Dinos Chapman and John Currin – etchings from the Collection of Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Two Legs Bad, Four Legs Good, Paradise Row, London, UK (solo)
When Humans Walked the Earth, Tate Britain, London, UK (solo)
Your Mind Is A Nightmare That Has Been Eating You: Now Eat Your Mind, Triumph Gallery, Moscow, Russia (solo)
PLAY, Bearspace, Deptford, London, UK
Aftershock: Contemporary British Art 1990-2006, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China
Works from the Frank Cohen Collection, The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, UK
With the Artists: New Paintings by Jake, Paul, George and Dinos, RS&A, London, UK
Surprise Surprise, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK
The François Pinault Collection – A Post-Pop Selection, Palazzo Grazzi, Venice, Italy
Eretica, Museum Sant’Anna, Palermo, Italy
People, Museo D’Arte Contemporanea Donna Regina Napoli, Naples, Italy
Scarecrow, The Evangelos Averrof-Tositsas Foundation, Athens, Greece
Bad Art for Bad People, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK (solo)
Into Me/Out of Me, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York; KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Summer Exhibition 2006, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
INFINITE PAINTING: Contemporary Painting and Global Realism, Villa Manin Centro D’Arte Contemporanea, Passariano, Italy
Little Private Governments, University of Essex, Essex, UK
ARS 06, Museum of Contemporary Art KIASMA, Helsinki, Finland
Hirst and his Contemporaries, Andipa Gallery, London, UK
Like a dog returns to its vomit, White Cube, London, UK (solo)
Explaining Christians to Dinosaurs, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria (solo)
The Artist With Two Brains, Saint Pauls Church, Birmingham, UK
The Wonderful Fund On Tour, Le Musee de Marrakech, Marrakech, Morocco
Family Affairs-Brothers and Sisters in Art, Haus der Kunst, Munich; Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Baroque and Neo Baroque, Domus Atrium, Salamanca, Spain
Video II: Allegory, NRW-Furum Kultur und Wirtschaft, Dusseldorf, Germany
Vertigos, Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse, France
When Humour Becomes Painful, Migros Museum, Zurich, Switzerland
Summer Exhibition 2005, Royal Academy, London, UK
London Calling. Y[oung] B[ritish] A[rtists] Criss-Crossed, Galleri Kaare Berntsen, Oslo, Norway
Bidibidobidiboo,Palazzo Re Rebaudengo, Piazza del Municipio, Guarene d’Alba. Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin. Cavallerizza Chiablese e Salone delle Guardie, Turin, Italy
Body: New Art from the UK, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Child’s Play, Rohkunstbau, Berlin, Germany
Glasgow International Festival of Contemporary Visual Art, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow, Scotland
In Print: Contemporary British Art from the Paragon Press, Taipei Museum of Fine Art, Taipei, Taiwan
Mixed-up Childhood. An Exhibition for Grown-ups, Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Critic’s Choice, FACT, Liverpool, UK
The New and Improved Andrex Works, Thomas Olbricht Collection, Essen, Germany (solo)
Insult to Injury, Kunst Sammlungen der Veste, Coburg, Germany (solo)
The Christmas Exhibition 2004, Edinburgh Printmakers, Edinburgh, Scotland
Paper Democracy. Contemporary Art in Editions on Paper, Edifício Cultura Inglesa, São Paulo, Brazil
The Charged Image, Collection of Douglas Cramer, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford, CT
Deliver Us From Evil, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, NY
After Images, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
In Print: Contemporary British Art from the Paragon Press Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore
At War, CCCB, Barcelona, Spain
Lonely Planet, Art Tower Mito, Ibaraki, Japan
Mike Kelley: The Uncanny, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
Gewalt, Loushy Art & Editions, Tel Aviv, Israel
Jake & Dinos Chapman, The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK (solo)
The Rape Of Creativity, Modern Art Oxford, UK (solo)
Jake & Dinos Chapman, Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Germany (solo)
The Turner Prize, Tate Britain, London, UK
Reception 1, Reception, London, UK
FRESH: Contemporary British Artists in Print, Edinburgh Printmakers, Edinburgh, Scotland
Independence, South London Gallery, London, UK
Did you hear about that frog who wanted to be a prince?, Egg, London, UK
The Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
Mars. Art and War, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz, Austria
Coollustre, Collection Lambert en Avignon, France
Works from the Chapman Family Collection, White Cube, London, UK (solo)
Jake and Dinos Chapman, Groninger Museum, Groninger, Germany (solo)
Rapture: Art’s Seduction by Fashion Since 1970, Barbican Gallery, London, UK
In Print: Contemporary British Art from the Paragon Press, Art Pavilion Cvijeta Zuzoric, Belgrade, Serbia; Centre of Graphics and Printmaking and Akhmatova Museum, St Petersburg, Russia; Musuem of Art, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Art Crazy Nation Show, Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes, UK

Collections publiques

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Germany
Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy
Tate Gallery, London, UK