Simon J Starling
226 Woodlands Rd.
Glasgow G3 6LN.

Tel/Fax: 0141 332 3910

Born 1967, Epsom, England.

Educated Foundation in Art and Design, Maidstone College of Art.
BA Hons, Nottingham Polytechnic. 1987-90.
MFA, Glasgow School of Art. 1990-92.



Solo exhibitions


2003 Djungel, South London Gallery
Carbon, Städtische Ausstellungshalle am Hawerkamp, Münster
Villa Arson, Nice

2002 Kakteenhaus, Portikus, Frankfurt
Flaga (1972-2000), Galleria Franco Noero, Turin
Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
Djungel, Dundee Contemporary Arts
Inverted Retrograde Theme,USA, Casey Kaplan, New York

2001 East Door (North), Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston
Inverted Retrograde Theme, Secession, Vienna
Burn-Time, Neugerriemschneider, Berlin
John Hansard Gallery, Southampton
Burn-Time, Lichthaus Plus Neue Kunst, Bremen (project)
Poul Henningson, Simon Starling, Cooper Gallery, Dundee
CMYK/RGB. Frac Languedoc-Roussillon, Montpellier
Poul Henningson, Simon Starling, Kunstverein in Hamburg


2000 Camden Arts Centre, London

1999 Signal, Malmö
Blinky Palermo Prize, Galerie für Zeitgenössiche Kunst, Leipzig

1998 Project for a Modern Museum, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Le Jardin Suspendu, The Modern Institute, Glasgow

1997 Blue Boat Black, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

1995 The Showroom, London




Selected Group Exhbitions



2003 Zenomap, Venice Biennale
Individual System, Venice Biennale,

2002 Zusammenhange Herstellen, Kunstverein in Hamburg
Der Globale Komplex-Continental Drift, Grazer Kunstverein
Happy Outsiders, Zacheta Gallery, Warsaw and City Gallery of Contemporary
Art, Katowice
My Head is on Fire but My Heart is Full of Love, Charlottenberg, Copenhagen
Wrong Time, Wrong Place, Kunsthalle Basel

2001 Words and Things, CCA, Glasgow
Total Object Complete with Missing Parts, Tramway, Glasgow
Larsen Effect, OK Centrum für Gegenwartskunst, Linz
Squatters, Witte de With, Rotterdam*
Squatters, Serralves Foundation, Porto and Witte de With, Rotterdam
Open Country, Contemporary Scottish Artists, Musée Cantonal des
Beaux -Arts de Lausanne, Lausanne
Circles, ZKM, Karlsruhe
G3, Casey Kaplin, New York.
Silk Purse Procedure, Arnolfini, Bristol

2000 No Hortus is Conclusus, Marres, Maastricht
Play-Use, Witte de With, Rotterdam
Future Perfect, Centre for Visual Arts, Cardiff
Artifice, Deste Foundation, Athens
Manifesta 3, Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana
TheWork in this Space is a Response to the Existing Conditions and/
Or Work Previously Shown within the Space, Neuger Riemscheider, Berlin
Micropolitique, Le Magasin, Grenoble
Spacecraft, Bluecoat, Liverpool
The British Art Show, various venues
If I Ruled the World, CCA, Glasgow
â¤"What If⤙, Moderna Museet, Stockholm

1999 The Office of Misplaced Events, 51 Cleveland St, London.
Fireworks, De Appel, Amsterdam.
Fang den Hut, Galerie Eigen & Art, Leipzig.
Dundee Contemporary Arts, Artist's Projects, Dundee.
Tyrebagger Sculpture Project, Aberdeenshire.
The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik.
Un Certain, ATA Centre d'`Art Contemporarian, Sofia.
Dummy, Catalyst Arts Project, Belfast.
Thinking Aloud, Camden Arts Centre, London.

1998 Family, Inverlith House, Edinburgh
Strolling, Museum of Modern Art at Heide, Melbourne
Reconstructions, Smart project Space, Amsterdam
Bad Faith, Three Month Gallery, Liverpool
Bad Faith, Waygood Gallery, Newcastle
Lost and Found, Decima Gallery, London
The Modern Institute at Sadie Coles HQ, London

1997 L'Automne dans toutes ses collections, MAC,Marseille
Nerve, Artspace, Sydney
Glasgow, Kunsthalle Bern, Kunsthalle Bern
B.c.c, Cleveland and The Tannery, London
Fishing for Shapes, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Wish You Were Here Too, Hill St., Glasgow

1996 After you made me soft again, Galerie Barz, Hanover
Once Removed, Laure Genillard, London
Kilt ou Double, La Vigie, Nîmes
Sick Building, Transmission Gallery in Copenhagen
City Limits, Staffordshire University, Stoke on Trent
Fishing for Shapes, Projektraum Voltmerstrasse, Hannover

1995 Maikafer Flieg, Bunker Köln-Ehrenfeld, Köln
Kabinett für Zeichnung, Kampnagel, Hamburg
About Place, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh

1994 Institute of Cultural Anxiety, ICA, London
Miniatures, The Agency, London
Oriel Mostyn Open, Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno
Modern Art, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
Die Zweite Wirklichkeit, Aktuelle Aspekte des Mediums Kunst,
Wilhemspalais, Stuttgart

1993 BT New Contemporaries, Travelling Exhibition
Left Luggage, 10 Artists Travelling Exhibition
Matter and Fact, Collection Gallery, London

1992 Invisible Cities, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh
Three New Works, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
Gesture No.5, Post West Gallery, Adelaide

1991 Museum Piece, Collaborative Installation in the Mackintosh Museum,
Glasgow School of Art



Teaching experience

2000â¤"2002 Henry Moore Sculpture Fellow, Duncan of Jordanstone College of
Art and Design, Dundee, Scotland
2000-2001 Lecturing at Malmö Art Academy, Malmö, Sweden
1995-2003 Part time lecturing at Post Gradute and Undergradute Levels:
Städelschule,Frankfurt Aberdeen School of Art, Goldsmiths College, London, Cumbria
University, Carlisle, Northumberland University, Newcastle, Stockholm Art
Academy, Glasgow School of Art.


Henry Moore Sculpture Fellowship, Duncan and Jordanstone College of Art.
Paul Hamlyn Foundation Award for Artists, London, 1999
Blinky Palermo Prize, Galerie Fur Zeitgenossiche Kunst, Leipzig, 1999