Between the Days of Now and Then

April 22 – July 15, 2009

1967 born in Hamilton, Great Britain
1986 - 1990 Glasgow School of Art (Department of Environmental Art)
1995 - 1997 California Institute for the Arts
Lives and works in Glasgow, Scotland.

Solo Shows

2009 53. Biennale von Venedig, Schottischer Pavillion
2008 Out Of This Sun, Into This Shadow, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, GB
This Place Is Close and Unfolded, Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster, D
2007 We Make An Unsubstantial Territory, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, USA
A Lost Cat and Alleyways, Back Gardens, Pools and Parkways, Centre d’art Contemparain, Geneve
That Blows Through Concrete Leaves, Modern Institute, Glasgow, GB
2006 We Are The Breeze, Johnen Galerie, Berlin, D
Electric Trees and Telephone Booth Conversations, FRAC des Pays de Loire, Carquefou, F
Art Unlimited, Art Basel, 37, Basel, CH
2005 Broken Fall, Kabinett für aktuelle Kunst, Bremerhaven, D
concrete autumn, Galerie Jochum + Tissi, Berlin, D
2004 Johnen + Schöttle, Cologne, D
The Modern Institute, Glasgow, GB
Adolf Luther Prize, Krefeld Museum, Krefeld, D
Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland, CH
2003 Art Concept, Paris, F
Undead Dreams, Roma Roma Roma, Rom, I
Our Love is Like the Earth, the Sun the Trees and the Birth, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, CND
2002 Our Love is Like the Flowers, the Rain, the Sea and the Hours, Tramway, Glasgow, GB
For 1959 Capital Avenue, Museum für moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, D
Martin Boyce & Toby Patterson, Foksal Gallery, Warsaw, PL
2001 Martin Boyce, Els Hanappe Undergroound, Athens, GR
2000 Fear View, Johnen + Schöttle, Cologne, GB
Jerwood Gallery, London, GB
1999 Jacob Fabricius/Recent Projects, Copenhagen, DK
When Now is Night, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, GB
Round Room, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh, GB
Lotta Hammer, London, GB
1998 Habitat, Tottenham Court Road, London, GB
1996 Loggia Gallery, Toronto, CND
You Are Here, Lime Gallery, California Institute for the Arts, Los Angeles, USA
1995 Something’s Got To Give, The Agency, London, GB

Group Shows

2009 Between the Days of Now and Then Martin Boyce, Fritz Levedag, Linn Lühn, Köln, D
Material Intelligence, Kettle´s Yard, Cambridge, GB
Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, GB
2008 We Burn, We Shiver. Martin Boyce and Ugo Rondinone, The Sculpture Center, New York, USA
Open Plan Living. ArtTLV, Helena Rubinstein Pavilion & Gan Ya’akov, Tel Aviv, IL
... 5 minutes later, KW Kunst-Werke, Berlin, D
Unmonumental: The Object in the 21st Century, New Museum, New York, USA
2007 Skulptur Projekte, Münster, D
The Third Mind. Carte Blanche to Ugo Rondinone, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, F
Jahresgaben 2007, Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster, D
Minimalism and Applied, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin, D
2006 Strange I’ve Seen That Face Before, Abteiberg Museum, Mönchengladbach, D
Our Love is Like the Flowers, the Rain, the Sea and the Hours, Installation, Tate Collection, Tate Britain, London, GB
Street: behind the cliché, Witte de With, Rotterdam, NL
floating forms. abstract art now, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, D
Life’s a beach, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, IL
SeeHistory2006 – Schätze Bilden, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, D
FASTER! BIGGER! BETTER! Signetwerke der Sammlungen, ZKM Museum für Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe, D
Draft Deceit, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, N
2005 Die Gute Form, curated by Gerold Miller, Mehdi Chouakri, Berlin, D
Lichtkunst aus Kunstlicht, ZKM Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe, D
spinnwebzeit – die eBay-Vernetzung, MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, D
NATURALIA. Collections sans frontières V. Œuvres des collections des FRAC du grand est, Futura, Centrum soucasného umení / Centre d’art contemporain, Prague, CZ
B SHARP, Sammlung Haubrok, Berlin, D
2004 Formalismus, Kunstverein Hamburg, D
Zwei oder drei Dinge, die ich von ihr weiß, Produzentengalerie, Hamburg, D
Museo Rufino Tamayo, Mexico (British Council Touring exhibition), MEX
'The Sculptural Sphere', Goetz Collection, Munich, D
‘Die Sammlung Boros’, ZKM Karlsruhe, D
2003 Lyon Biennale, F
Adorno 100, Frankfurter Kunstverein, D
Love Over Gold, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow, GB
Archibald Campbell and Harley Photography Prize, Stills, Edinburgh, GB
Contemporary Abstraction, Glasgow Print Studio, GB
3D, Friedrich Petzel, New York, USA
Sodium dreams, Bard College, New York, USA
Special Dedicace, Rouchechouart Museum, F
Mars - Art and War, Neue Gallerie, Graz, A
Breathing the Water, Galerie Hauser&Wirth&Presenhuber, CH
2002 Martin Boyce, Martin Creed, Wilhelm Sasnal, Anri Sala, Johnen+Schöttle, Cologne, D
Happy Outsider, zacheta gallery, Warsaw, PL
This Building is, Exterior Projection, Hayward Gallery, London, GB
Strategies against architectures 2, CAC Vilnius, LT
My Head is on Fire but my heart is full of Love, Charlottenburg museum, Copenhagen, DK
Non Places, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt & Roma Roma Roma, Rom, I
Archibald Campbell and Harley Photography Prize, Stills, Edinburgh, GB
Greyscale/CMYK, Tramway, Glasgow, GB
When Now Is Night, Art Unlimited, Basel Art Fair, CH
There is a Light that Never Goes Out, Galleria Sonia Rosso, I
2001 Here and Now, Aberdeen City Art Gallery, Aberdeen, GB
Trauma, DCA, Dundee, Scotland; MOMA Oxford, GB
G3, Casey Caplan, New York, USA
Zero Gravity, Kunstverein Dusseldorf, D
Open Country, Musee Cantonal des Beaux Arts, Lausanne, CH
Circles, Galerie ZKM, Karlsruhe, D
2000 Pavillion, Galerie Mark Muller, Zurich, CH
Future Perfect, Centre For Visual Arts, Cardif, GB
A Shot In The Head, Lisson Gallery, London, GB
Waiting, Mjellby Konstgard, Halmstad, S
If I Ruled The World, C.C.A, Glasgow, GB
What If, Art On The Verge Of Architecture and Design, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, S
Can 303’s Heal, Kiasma Museum, Helsinki, FIN
Beck’s Futures, ICA London, Corner House, Manchester, C.C.A, Glasgow, GB
British Art Show, Touring Exhibition, Edinburgh, Birmingham, Cardif, Southampton, GB
1999 The Office Of Misplaced Events (Temporary Annexe), Lotta Hammer, London, GB
Please Touch, SCP, London, GB
Please Touch, The Lighthouse, Glasgow, GB
Getting The Corners, Or gallery, Vancouver, CDN
Furoshikibility, Fly Gallery, Glasgow, GB
Disaster, Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston, GB
Seven Wonders Of The World, publication curated by Matthew Higgs
Word Enough to Save A Life Word Enough To Take A Life, London, GB
In The Midst Of Things, Bourneville, Birmingham, GB
Anarchitecture, De Appel, Amsterdam, NL
If I Ruled The World, Living Art Museum, IS
The Queen Is Dead, Stills Gallery, Edinburgh, GB
Slip Of The Mind, Centre Regional D’art Contemporain, Sete, F
STOPSTOP (publication) Glasgow, GB
1998 Strolling, Museum of Modern Art at Heide, Melbourne, A
Nettverk Glasgow , Museet for Samtidskunst, Oslo, N
1997 Material Culture, Hayward Gallery, London, GB
Airport, Photographers Gallery, London, GB
Group Exhibition, Lotta Hammer, London, GB
Life/Live, Centro Cultural de Belem, Lisbon, P
Wish You Were Here Too, 83 Hill Street, Glasgow, GB
1996 Brain Mail, Broad Studio 17, California Institute for the Arts, Los Angeles, USA
Life/live, Musee D’art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, F
City Limits, Staffordshire University, Stoke-On-Trent, GB
Wallpaper, CCA, Glasgow, GB
No Tell Hotel, Moat House Hotel, Glasgow, GB
Girls High, The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, GB
Transmissions, Free Parking, Toronto, CDN
Fuse, Mclellen Galleries, Glasgow, GB
1995 Martin Boyce & David Allen, Mu-Tereem, Budapest, H
Fairy Tales In The Supermarket, Scotland Street Museum, Glasgow, GB
30 Seconds + Title, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, CDN
New Rose Hotel, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, GB
Hopeless, CCA, Glasgow, GB
1994 Institute Of Cultural Anxiety, ICA, London, GB
Miniatures, The Agency, London, GB
Modern Art, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, GB
Wish You Were Here, The Bourse, Leeds, GB
Difficult Relationships, 99 Gallery, Glasgow, GB
1993 Matter And Fact, Collection Gallery, London, GB
Left Luggage, Traveling group project, Hanru’s home, Paris, F
Home And Away, Intermedia Gallery, Glasgow, GB
1992 How Noisy Everything Grows, Upper Gulbenkian Gallery, Royal College of Art, London, GB
Love At First Sight, The Showroom Gallery, London, GB
L’u Di Carte, Cafe Picasso, Rome, I
Contact 552 4813, Group show, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, GB
1991 Windfall, Seamen’s Mission, Glasgow, GB
The Living Room, Glasgow, GB
Speed, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, GB
1990 5 Artists From Glasgow, Exchange between Transmission Gallery and Hordaland
Kunstner Sentrum, Bergen, N
1989 Information, Paisley Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow, GB

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