Barbara Thumm

Fiona Banner

Fiona Banner
1966 born in Merseyside, United Kingdom
Lives in London, United Kingdom

1989 BA Fine Art, Kingston Polytechnic London
1993 MA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College London


2002 nominiert für den Turner-Preis 2002

Solo Exhibitions

The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Mistah Kurtz - he not dead, MAC/VAL, Musee d‘art contemporain du
Val-de-Marne, Vitry-sur-Seine, France

Unboxing. The Greatest Film Never Made, 1301PE Gallery, Los Angeles,

„Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron“, Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin

„Harrier and Jaguar“ Tate Britain Duveens Commission 2010, London, UK.
„The Naked Ear“, Frith Street Gallery, London

„Tornado“, Co-commission by Locus+ and Great North Run Culture, 2010, Newcastle (UK)
„Punctuation Marks“, Tate Britain Duveens Commission 2010, London. UK
„All the World‘s Fighter Planes“, Musée d‘art de Joliette, Québec, Canada

„Peace On Earth“, Tate Britain, London
„Every Word Unmade“, Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin
„The Bastard Word“, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada2006 1301 PE, Los Angeles
"Nude", Frith Street Gallery, London
"Parade", presented by Tracy Williams Ltd., New York
"Nude", Tracy Williams Ltd., New York

Tracy Williams Ltd., New York

"Arsewoman in Wonderland", Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin

Murray Guy, New York
1301PE, Los Angeles

Frith Street Gallery, London
Fiona Banner, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee (20. April - 9. June)
"my plinth is your lap", Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen, Germany

"Arsewoman in Wonderland", Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin
Murray Guy, New York

1301PE, Los Angeles
"Soixante-Neuf", Charles H. Scott Gallery, Emily Carr Institute, Vancouver

"STOP", Frith Street Gallery, London

"Don't Look Back", Brook ALexander Gallery, New York
Murray Guy, New York
"Asterisk", Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen
"THE NAM and Related Mateial", Printed Matter, New York
Frith Street Gallery, London
Statements, Basel Art Fair

THE NAM launch at Brain Multiples, Brian Butler, Los Angeles
Tate Gallery, ART NOW ROOM, London
"Love double", Gallery Barbara Thumm, Berlin
1301 PE projects and editions, Los Angeles

"The Nam - 1000 page all text flick book", London
"Only the Lonely", Frith Street Gallery, London

"Viewing Room", Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York

"Pushing Back The Edge Of The Envelope", City Racing, London

Group Exhibitions

2013 Knock Knock: Seven artists in Hastings, Jerwood Gallery, Hastings, UK
2012 „Catch Phrases and the Powers of Language“, Kunsthaus Baselland,
Muttenz, Switzerland
„Postscript“, Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, USA
2011 „Dance I Draw“, ICA Boston, Boston, USA and The Tang Museum, Skimore
College, New York, USA
„High speed, slow motion“, Kunstraum Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
Women War Artists, Imperial War Museum, London
Everything in Time, The Center for Book Arts, New York
...avec Excoffon, IFF, Marseille
Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Denver, USA
2010 „Let‘s Dance“, One Room, One Work, 1301PE, Los Angeles,
MAC/ VAL, Vitry-sur-Seine cedex, France
„Echo...from the age that I was able to see it“, Koraalberg Gallery, Ant-
„Peeping Tom“, Vegas Gallery, London, UK
„Nothing is Forever“, South London Gallery, London
2008/09 "Diana und Aktaion. Der verbotene Blick auf die Nacktheit", Stiftung Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf
2008 "Power", Foxy Production, New York
"In The Beginning", UniversityOf California, San Diego
"Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary. Collection as Aleph", curated by Adam Budak
and Daniela Zyman, Kunsthaus Graz, Austria
"Silently you - ouy yltneliS", curated by Dawn Ades, Phil Terry and Marina Warner,
University of Essex, Colchester, UK
2007/08 "Neon", National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK
2007 Kate MacGarry Gallery, London, UK
"Presque Rien I", Laure Genillard gallery
Kate MacGarry Gallery
"Bodypolitix", Witte de With, Rotterdamm, NL
"Live/Work: Performance into Drawing", MoMA, New York
"Global Feminisms", Brooklyn Museum, New York
"Deep Inspiration", Jerwood Space, London
"Das Buch", Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg
2006/07 "THIS IS NOT FOR YOU. Sculptures as tropes of criticality.", Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Wien
"Eye on Europe" , Museum of Modern Art, New York
2006 "Resonance", Frith Street Galery, London
"Concrete Language", Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver
"I walk the lines", Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin
"Summer exhibition", Frith Street Galery, London
"SPEED", Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin
tina b. The Prague Contemporary Art Festival
"Collage Effect", 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA
2005/06 "All the World's Fighter Planes", Artspace NZ, Newton, Auckland, NZ
2005 "Romance", Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisboa, curated by Adriano Pedrosa
"British Council Touring Exhibition
"Horror, Science Fiction, Porn", Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Canada
"Critics Choice", FACT, Liverpool
"Tracys Everywhere", Tracy Williams Ltd., New York
"Bonds of Love", John Connelly Presents, New York
2004 "Entropy: Sometimes Making Something Leads to Nothing", Museum Bozen, curated by Moritz K?>
"Voor ik vergeet", Museum Jan Cunen, Oss
"Daddy Pop (The Seatch for Art Parents)", Anne Faggionato, London
"The Skys the Limit", Kunstverein Langenhagen, Berlin
2003 "Atttack! Kunst und Krieg in den Zeiten der Medien", Kunsthalle Wien
"M_ARS, Kunst und Krieg", Neue Galerie Graz, ?terreich
"The Sky's the Limit", Kunstverein Langenhagen, kuratiert von Astrid Mania
"Art Lab - Especial", Mobile Home, London
"Independence", South London Gallery, London
"Off", Murray Guy, New York
"The Book Show", The Nunnery, London
"Plunder: Culture as Material", Dundee Contemporary Arts, Scotland
2002 The Turner Prize Exhibition, Tate Gallery, London
Prophets of Boom, aus der Sammlung Schürmann, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden
"The Green Room", Percy Miller Gallery, London
"Nothing", Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre
"Iconoclash - Beyond the Image", Zentrum für Kunst und neue Medien, Karlsruhe
"Here, There and Elsewhere; Dialogues on Location and Mobility", London Print Studio Gallery, London
"Remix: Contemporary Art and Pop", Tate Liverpool
"Viva la Republique! Pagan images of the last queen of the British Isles by her indigenous subjects", The Centre of Attention, London
2001 2nd Berlin Biennale, Berlin
"Superman in Bed, Contemporary Art and Photography", Collection Gaby and Wilhelm Schürmann, Museum am Ostwall, Dortmund/Germany
"City Racing", ICA, London
"Featherweight", Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto
"Total Object Complete with Missing Parts", Tramway, Glasgow, curated by Andrew Renton
"McCORKLE", Murray Guy, New York
"Drawings", Frith Street Gallery, London
"definition", Murray Guy, New York
"Nothing: Exploring Invisibilities", Northern Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sunderland;
Rooseum, Malmo, Sweden; CAC, Vilnius, Lithuania "The Multiple Store", The New Art centre Sculpture Park and Gallery Roche Court, Wiltshire
"D?ler", Institut dart contemporain, Villeurbanne, France
"Tatoo Show", Modern Art, London
"American Tableaux", Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
"A Pause for Breath", Frith Street Gallery, London
"The Green Room", Percy Miller Gallery, London
"CAB", London, curated by Paul Stolper and Jason Brown
2000 "All You Need is Love", Laznia Center of Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland
"Ever get the feeling you've been... Cheated", A22 Projects, London
"Eine Munition unter Anderen", Frankfurter Kunstverein
"Customized:Hot Rods, Low Riders and American Car Culture", ICA Boston
Summer Show, Frith Street Gallery, London
"The Living End", Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, USA
Brooke Alexander, NY
"To Infinity and Beyond: Editions for the Year 2000", Brooke Alexander, NY
1999 "Double Love", Art Centre Walsall
"Let's get lost", St Martin School of Art, curated by Jerome Sans
"True Stories", Barbara Gross Gallery, Munich
Printed Matter, Book Launch, The Nam
"Babel", Icon Gallery, Birmingham
"Story" AC Projects, New York
"cinéma cinéma, Contemporary Art and the Cinematic experience", Stedelijk Van
Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, with Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Julie Becker, Pierre Bismuth, Christoph Draeger, Christoph Giradet, Douglas Gordon, Pierre Hyghe, Joachim Koester, Mark Lewis, Sharon Lockhart
"0 to 60 In 10 Years. A Decade in Soho", Frith Street Gallery, London with Bridget Smith and others
"Afterall launch", Wallace Collection, London
"To Be Continued". The New Museum, Walsall
"100 Drawings", PS1, New York
"2000 Customized: Hot Rods, Low Riders and American Car Culture", ICA Boston
"Ever get the feeling you've been...Cheated", A22 Projects, London
"From Memory", Platform, London
1998 "Die Arbeit des Zeichnens", Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen
"Super Freaks; Post Pop & The New Genration; part I- trash", Greene Naftali Gallery, New York
"Dimensions Variable", Brittisk samtidskonst, Stockholm
"Point Break", Project for Tate Magazine, Tate Gallery Liverpool
"Narrative Urge", Konstmueum Uppsal, Sweden
Maartin, Waygood Gallery, Newcastle
New Museum, NY Book Launch THE NAM together with Janice Guy, NY
"The Tarantino-Syndrome", Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (with Bridget Smith and others)
"Slipstream", Center for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow
"Wrapped", Vestsjaaelands Kunstmuseum, Denmark
"In the Beginning", Murray Guy, New York
"5th Avenue Project" at Saks, New York
"Disrupting the Scene", Cambridge Dark Room, Cambridge
1997 "The Nam - 1000 page all text flick book", Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin and Galerie Gassert & Grunert, Cologne
"Urban Legends - London", Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany
"Blueprint", De Appel; Amsterdam
"An exhibition of Art from Britain", Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia; City Gallery, Wellington,
New Zealand.
"Whisper and Streak", Galerie Barbra Thumm, Berlin, with Bridget Smith, Hadrian Pigott, Mariele Neudecker, Heidi Specker
"Die Arbeit des Zeichnens", Gesellschaft f?uelle Kunst, Bremen
"Légende", Centre Regional D'Art Contemporain, Sète
"20/20", Kingsgate Gallery, London
"Oktober", Norwich Gallery, Norwich
"Need for Speed", Grazer Kunstverein, Graz/Austria
"MUUten", Museum of Photography, Helsinki
"Ground Control", Beaconsfield, London
"The Mule" national Newspaper published once on 31.10.97 with internet access UK
1996 "Moby Dick", John Hansard Gallery, Southhampton
"Spellbound: Art and Film", Hayward Gallery, London
"into the void", Ikon Gallery, Birmingham
"Mais do que ver", Moagens Harmonia, Festival of Contemporary Art; Opoto, Portugal
"Young British Artists", Roslyn Oxley Gallery; Sydney, Australia
"Found Footage", Klemens Gasser & Tania Grunert; Cologne, Germany
"Backpacker", The Chiang Mai Social Installation 4th Festival of Art and Culture, Ching Mai, Thailand
MacDonald Stewart Art Center, Toronto
1995 "Four Projects", Frith Street Gallery, London
"SuperStore Boutique", Sarah Staton, San Francisco
Viewing Room, Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York
"General Release: Young British Artists", Scuola di St. Pasquale, Venice Biennale, Venice
"Perfect Speed", USF Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, Florida
(curated by Catsou Roberts)
"Moby Dick", Arsenali Medicei, Pisa, Italy
MacDonald Stewart Art Centre, Toronto
1994 "New Contemporaries", Camden Arts Centre, UK Tour
"Drawings", Laure Genillard Gallery, London
"The Antidote", 191 Gallery, Hammersmith, London "The Event", 152c Brick Lane, London
"SuperStore Boutique", Sarah Staton, London
Group Show, Laure Genillard Gallery, London
"Institute of Cultural Anxiety", ICA, London
"Art Unlimited", Arts Council Collection, UK Tour


Museum of Modern Art, MoMA, New York
Tate Gallery, London
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven
Contemporary Art at Penguin, London
The British Council, London
The Arts Council of England
Financial Service Authority, London
Walker Art Gallery, Minneapolis
Sammlung Ringier, Zurich
Worcester Museum, Mass.
Neuberger & Berman, New York
Philadelphia Museum, USA
Contemporary Arts Society, London