Lot 72 - Mark Wallinger - Watermark I
Lot 72 - Mark Wallinger - Watermark I
Lot 72 - Mark Wallinger - Watermark I

Lot 72 - Mark Wallinger - Watermark I

Acrylic on Paper

2022

A6 (10x15cm) Original Artwork

Signed on Verso

ARTIST INFO

 

About 

 

Mark Wallinger is one of the UK’s leading contemporary artists. Having previously been nominated for the Turner Prize in 1995, he won in 2007 for his installation ‘State Britain’. His work ‘Ecce Homo’ (1999–2000) was the first piece to occupy the empty plinth in Trafalgar Square. He represented Britain at the Venice Biennale in 2001. ‘Labyrinth' (2013), a major and permanent commission for Art on the Underground, was created to celebrate 150 years of the London Underground. In 2018, the permanent work ‘Writ in Water’ was realised for the National Trust to celebrate Magna Carta at Runnymede, and ‘The World Turned Upside Down’ was unveiled in 2019 for the London School of Economics. 
 
 

Education 

 

MA Course, Goldsmith’s College, London, UK, 1983 – 1985 
Chelsea School of Art, London, UK, 1978 – 1981 
Loughton College, Loughton, UK 1977 – 1978 

 

Select Exhibitions/Awards 

 

Wallinger has held solo exhibitions at the Serpentine Gallery, London, England (1995); Portikus, Hamburg, Germany (1999); Vienna Secession, Vienna, Austria (2000); Whitechapel Gallery, London, England (2001); Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany (2004); Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy (2005); Museo de Arte Carillo Gil, Mexico City (2006); Tate Britain, England (2007); Museum de Pont, Tilburg, Netherlands (2011); Dundee Contemporary Arts, Scotland (2017); Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy (2018) and Savannah College of Art and Design Museum of Art, US (2019), among others.  
 
AWARDS 
2019 Stirling Prize shortlisted, for 'Writ in Water', National Trust, Runnymede, UK 
RIBA National Award for 'Writ in Water', National Trust, Runnymede, UK 
Civic Trust Awards for 'Writ in Water', National Trust, Runnymede, UK 
2009 Honorary Fellow, Goldsmiths College, London, UK 
2007 Turner Prize, London, UK 
2003 Honorary Doctorate, University of Central UK, Birmingham, UK 

 

Gallery Representation 

 

Galerie Krinzinger 
carlier | gebauer  
Hauser & Wirth 

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