b. 1969

 

EDUCATION

 

1995-1996
MA Fine Art, with distinction, Goldsmiths College, University of London, UK

1992-1994
BFA, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, Canada

1993
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine, USA

1991-1992
Honors student, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

1988-1991
BA honors, Anthropology, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2019

Sinkfight, i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

2018

Notes from Sink / A routine for 24 women, The Common Guild, Glasgow, UK

greengrassi, London, UK

Sink, Glasgow Western Baths Club, Glasgow (part of Glasgow Festival), UK

 

2017

Slip, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, USA

Doug, Fundação de Serralves, Porto, Portugal

 

2016

Doug, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

 

2015

Score, Catriona Jeffries, Vancouver,  Canada

Doug, Tramway, Glasgow (part of 2015 Turner Prize), UK

Hit, a composition for solo baritone, selected from the song cycle Doug, Raven Row, London, UK

 

2014

Doug: Nine Songs for Six Voices, The Common Guild, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Doug, greengrassi, London, UK

Doug, Jeffrey Room, Mitchell Library, Glasgow, UK

 

2012

Pre: Janice Kerbel, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery – University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Janice Kerbel, The Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, USA
CUE, i8 Gallery, Reykjavík, Iceland
Kill the Workers!, Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff Centre, Banff, Canada

 

2011

Kill The Workers!, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany

Kill The Workers!, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK

 

2010

Art Now, Tate Britain, London, UK

 

2009

Ballgame, greengrassi, London, UK

Ballgame, Sheffield Festival, Sheffield, UK

Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery, Ontario, Canada

 

2008

Optica, Montreal, Canada

European Kunsthalle, Cologne, Germany

 

2007

Nick Silver Can’t Sleep, live performance, Art Now Live, Tate Britain, London, Uk

Vamiali’s, Athens, Grece

 

2006

1ST at Moderna, Moderna Musset, Stockholm, Sweden (curated by Frederik Liew)

Deadstar (Ghosttown), Locus +, Newcastle, UK

Nick Silver Can’t Sleep, radio play commissioned by Artangel, BBC Radio3

 

2004

Karin Guenther Gallery, Hamburg, Germany

 

2003

Home Climate Gardens, Norwich Gallery, Norwich, UK (curated by Lynda Morris)

 

2001

Bank Job, Artspeak Gallery, Vancouver, Canada (curated by Lorna Brown)

Exuma Emerald, Flatlands, Toronto, Canada (curated by Painting Disorders)
Home Conjuring Unit, Film Video Umbrella web-based commission, http://slipstream.uk.net

Bird Island, web-based project, http://www.bird-island.com (curated by e-2)

 

2000

JK/JK (Janice Kerbel/Joachim Koestler), Arnolfini, Bristol, UK (curated by Catsou Roberts)

Bird Island, Lux Gallery, London, UK (curated by Simon Faithful)

 

1999

Home Fittings, Piano Nobile, Geneva, Switzerland (curated by Pascal Mabut and Marie-Eve Knoerle)

3 Marked Decks, Gasworks, London, UK (curated by UNIT)

 

1996

antidote, YYZ Artist's Outlet, Toronto, Canada

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2019

Unexplained Parade, Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

 

2018

Liverpool Biennial 2018: Beautiful world, where are you?, Liverpool, UK

Circus, Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, UK

Festival 2018, The Common Guild, Glasgow, UK

Catalogue, MAMA, Rotterdam, Netherlands (Curated by Publication Studio Rotterdam)

 

2017

Art and Alphabet, Hamburg Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany

Space Force Construction, V-A-C Foundation, Palazzo delle Zattere, Venice, Italy

Komisario Berriak, Centro Cultural Montehermoso Kulturunea, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

 

2016

The Grand Balcony, La Biennale de Montréal, Montreal, Canada

Our Mind into a Brezel, Kunstverein, Neuhausen, Switzerland
Norwich Science Festival, The Forum, Norwich, UK
Everything is About to Happen (Porto): Artist’s Books and Editions, Fundação de Serralves, Porto, Portugal

Ayse Erkmen, Tamara Grcic, Janice Kerbel, Karin Sander, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich , Germany

Textilities...Once Removed, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy

 

2015

Turner Prize Exhibition, Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland

Se prendre au jeu: rêves, répétitions et autres détours, FRAC Franche-Comté, Besançon, France

Below Another Sky, Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, Inverness; British Council, London, UK

 

2014

Plastic Words, Raven Row, London, UK
Below Another Sky, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen, UK
Elevated: Contemporary Art in the AGO Tower, Art Gallery Ontario, Ontario, Canada

 

2013

In Form Express & Admirable, Camberwell Space, London, UK

Works on Paper, i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

Abstract Generation: Now in Print, MoMA, New York, USA

 

2012

Conjuring for Beginners, Project Arts Centre, Dublin, Ireland

Kerbel, Lloyd, Otto-Knapp, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany

A Ciel Ouvert. Le nouveau pleinairisme, Musée des Beaux-Arts du Québec, Québec, Canada

Pursuit of Perfection: The Politics of Sport, South London Gallery, London, UK

Reverse Desertification, CCS Bard, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, USA

Tactics for the Here and Now, Bucharest Biennale 5, The Institute of Political Research, Bucharest, Romania (curated by Anne Barlow)

 

2011

People Things Exit Enter, Catriona Jeffries, Vancouver, Canada

Locale, Sir John Cass Faculty of Art Media & Design, London, UK

Dexter Sinister, The Banff Centre, Banff, Canada

 

2010

The Winter Show, i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

Best Laid Plans, Drawing Room, London, UK

KW69 #2: Cactus Craze, Kunstwerke, Berlin, Germany

Magic Show, Pump House Gallery, London; Chapter, Cardiff, Tullie House Musdeum and Art gallery, Carlisle; Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool (Hayward Touring Show)

Map Marathon: Maps for the 21st Century, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK

Recipes for an Encounter, Dorsky Gallery, New York, USA

 

2009

Poor. Old. Tired. Horse., ICA, London, UK

Gartenstadt, Kunstverein Hildesheim, Hildesheim, Germany

Magic Show, Hayward Touring Show: QUAD, Derby; Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool; Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle; Chapter, Cardiff, UK

Acclimation, Villa Arson, Nice, France (curated by Benedicte Ramade)

 

2008

That’s It, Artcity Festival of Art Design and Architecture, Calgary, Canada

Janice Kerbel, Silke Otto Knapp, Alan Ruppersberg, Galerie Karin Guenther, Hamburg, Germany

Pleinairism, i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

Burrow, Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery, Halifax, Canada; Musée d’art de Joliette, Joliette, Canada
True Romance, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria (curated by Belinda Grace Gardner)

Typed, Sadie Coles HQ, London, UK

irí Kovanda, Silke Otto-Knapp, Janice Kerbel, Hilary Lloyd and Kirsten Pieroth, Site Gallery, for Art Sheffield 08: Yes, No & Other Options, Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK

Trust in Me, Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

 

2007

Crack the Sky, Biennale de Montreal, Centre International d’art Contemporain, Montreal, Canada

Open and Shut, Skestos Gabriele Gallery, Chicago, USA (curated by Maxwell Graham)

See History, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany

True Romance, Kunsthalle Wien, Wien, Austria

Burrow, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Canada

 

2006

Love Letter, Herald St, London, UK

Habitat, Jessica Bradley Projects, Toronto, Canada
Sobey Art Award, Musee des beaux-arts, Montreal, Canada
Janice Kerbel, Hilary Lloyd, Silke Otto-Knapp, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria
Landscape, University Gallery, University of Amherst, Amherst, USA (curated by Loretta Yarrow) Around the World in 80 Days, South London Gallery, London, Uk
Ruby Satellite, Hyde Park Art Centre, Chicago, USA
Impossible Landscapes: Darren Almond & Janice Kerbel, Horticultural Society, New York, USA
A room with coca-cola coloured walls, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria (curated by Soeren Grammel)

 

2005

Lisson Summer Show, Lisson Gallery, London, UK (curated by Stefan Kalmar)

British Art Show, Baltic, Newcastle, UK (curated by Alex Farquharson and Andrea Schlieker)

Truth Universally Acknowledged, ACCA, Victoria, Australia (curated by Rebecca Coates)
Hybrids, Fundació Espais d’Art Contemporani, Girona, Spain (curated by Lluis Sabadel)
See how it goes, Frankfurt, Künstlerhaus Mousonturm, Frankfurt, Germany (curated by Andreas Klassels)

On Patrol, De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands (curated by Theo Tegalaers)
Therefore Beautiful, Ursula Blickle Foundation, Kraichtal, Germany (curated by Vanessa Mueller)
Things that Fall from the Sky, Evanston Art Gallery, Chicago, USA (curated by Ciara Ennis)
Ruby Satellite, California Museum of Photography, Riverside, USA

 

2004

ShowCASe, South London Gallery, London, UK (curated by Contemporary Arts Society) Legal/Illegal, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, Berlin, Germany
Art of the Garden, Tate Britain, London, UK (curated by Mary Horlock)
Tempered Ground, Museum of Garden History, London, UK (curated by Danielle Arnaud)

 

2003

Truffes de Chine, Attitudes, Geneva, Switzerland (curated by Olivier Kaeser and Jean Paul Felley) To whom it may concern, CCAC, San Francisco, USA (curated by Matthew Higgs)

 

2002

BANG, Canadian Cultural Centre, Paris, France (curated by Eileen Sommerman)

Landing, Royal Holloway College, London, UK (curated by Ingrid Swenson)

Tourist Gazes, Kunstverein, Wolfsburg, Germany (curated by Doris Berger)

 

2001

Art at the Edge of the Law, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, USA (curated by Richard Klein)

Money Lust: Model Banking, Kunsthalle Tirol, Innsbruck, Austria (curated by Hubert Salden)

Really, Artists’ Space, New York, USA (curated by Barbara Hunt)

 

1999

!Crash – Complicity and Corporate Culture, ICA, London, UK (curated by !Crash)
Other Arrangements – Juan Cruz, Emma Kay and Janice Kerbel, Duende, Rotterdam, Netherlands

nine nine ninety nine, Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London, UK
EAST, Norwich Gallery, Norfolk, UK (selected by Peter Doig and Roy Arden)

 

1998

Surfacing, ICA, London, UK (curated by Emma Dexter)
NWUK: Post Neo-Amateur, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK (curated by Unit)

Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Art Galley, London, UK

 

1997

Thought, City Racing, London, UK (curated by Carolina Grau)

Ghostwriter, Mercer Union, Toronto, Canada (curated by Millie Chen)

 

1996

MA graduation exhibition, Goldsmith’s College, London, UK

 

RESIDENCIES

 

2008
Cosmic Ray Research, Banff Centre, Banff, Canada

 

2005
Ucross Foundation, Wyoming, USA

 

2002
Tyndall Centre for Global Climate Change, Norfolk, UK