Marc Quinn

(British, né en 1964)

alison lapper pregnant by marc quinn

Marc Quinn

Alison Lapper Pregnant, 2005

big bang pop (white dwarf) by marc quinn

Marc Quinn

Big Bang Pop (White Dwarf), 2006

big wheel keeps on turning (cassis madagascariensis) by marc quinn

Marc Quinn

Big Wheel Keeps on Turning (Cassis madagascariensis), 2011

buck & allanah by marc quinn

Marc Quinn

Buck & Allanah, 2008

buck as an object of virtue by marc quinn

Marc Quinn

Buck as an Object of Virtue, 2010

buck in ecstasy by marc quinn

Marc Quinn

Buck in Ecstasy, 2010



Born in London, England
Graduated, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Had first solo show
Selected for the Sydney Biennial
Represented at the Saatchi Gallery in Young British Artists II
Awarded of a Recipient, the Royal Academy’s Charles Wollaston prize
Lives and works in London, England


Marc Quinn Exhibitions in 2013:
Marc Quinn, Giorgio Cini Foundation, Venice, Italy (solo exhibition)
All the Time in the World, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo exhibition)
Marc Quinn Exhibitions in 2012:
The Big Wheel Keeps On Turning, Multimedia Art Museum Moscow, Moscow, Russia (solo exhibition)
The Littoral Zone, Musée Océanographique de Monaco, Monaco (solo exhibition)
Brave New World, Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Salzburg, Austria (solo exhibition)
All of Nature Flows Through Us, Kunsten Museum of Modern Art, Aalborg, Denmark (solo exhibition)
Fourth Plinth: Contemporary Monument, ICA, London, UK
Hope, To Tremble, To Love: Works from the DRAF Collection, The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield, UK
To Be With Art Is All We Ask, Astrup Fearnley Museum, Oslo, Sweden
Self-Portraits, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark
Cool Britannia, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, South Korea
Marc Quinn Exhibitions in 2011:
Penelope's Labour: Weaving Words & Images, Fundacio Cini, Venice, Italy
Metaphsical Landscapes, Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh, Scotland
All Nature Flows Through Us, Kistefos Museum, Jevnaker, Norway
The Visceral Body, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Marc Quinn Exhibitions in 2009:
Iris Paintings, Mary Boone Gallery, NYC, NY
Selfs 1991-2006, Fondation Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland
Marc Quinn, Before, Now and After, Galerie Hopkins at FIAC Paris, France (solo)
Marc Quinn Exhibitions in 2007:
DHC/ART Fondation pour l’art contemporain, Montréal, Canada (solo exhibition)
Marc Quinn, Scolacium Archaeological Park, Catanzaro, Italy (solo exhibition)
Sphinx, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo exhibition)
Marc Quinn Exhibitions in 2006:
Hirst and his Contemporaries, Andipa Gallery, London, UK
Paintings, Emanuele Bonomi, Milan, Italy (solo exhibition)
Marc Quinn, MACRO Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy (solo exhibition)
Marc Quinn, Recent Sculptures, Groningen Museum, The Netherlands (solo exhibition)
Marc Quinn, Galerie Hopkins-Custot, Paris, France (solo exhibition)
Chemical Life Support, Millesgarden, Stockholm, Sweden (solo exhibition)
Marc Quinn Exhibitions in 2005:
Marc Quinn, Galeria Guereta, Madrid (solo exhibition)
Fourth Plinth, Trafalgar Square, London (solo exhibition)
Chemical Life Support, White Cube, London (solo exhibition)
Flesh, Mary Boone Gallery, New York (solo exhibition)
Marc Quinn Exhibitions in 2004:
The Incredible World of Desire, IBM Building, New York, NY, USA (solo exhibition)
Marc Quinn, Atkinson Gallery, Millfield School, Somerset, UK (solo exhibition)
The Overwhelming World of Desire (Paphiopedilum Winston Churchill Hybrid) , Tate Britain, London, UK (solo exhibition)
Flesh, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin Ireland (solo exhibition)
The Complete Marbles, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo exhibition)