Georgina Starr

Georgina Starr


THEDA (Act) 1 2007 40 x 30 cm Bromide fibre print 


Georgina Starr

1968 Born in Leeds, UK
1993-94 Rijksakademie Van Beelende Kunst, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1990-92 Slade School of Art
1987-89 Middlesex Polytechnic
Lives and works in London

Solo Exhibitions

Before Le Cerveau Affamé, Cooper Gallery, Dundee

The Joyful Mysteries of Junior, Pinksummer Contemporary Art, Genova, Italy
Theda presented by Moderna Museet and Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

Theda with Sigune von Osten at The Pier Theatre, Bournemouth

I Am a Record & I Am the Medium, Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France

Georgina Starr, Pinksummer, Genova, Italy
Theda, Sala del Minor Consiglio, Palazzo Ducale, Genova, Italy
Theda, Images, Harbourfront Centre Theatre, Toronto

Theda, Anthology Film Archives, New York
The Face of Another, Tracy Williams, Ltd., New York
Theda, Artprojx at A Foundation, Greenland Street, Liverpool
Theda, Art Film, Art 38 Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Theda, nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, Japan

Theda, presented by Artprojx and Film London, The Prince Charles Cinema, London, UK

Big V, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds, UK

Speedorama, touring drive-in film project, Riksutstillinger, Norway

Inside Bunny Lake Garden, Pinksummer, Genova, Italy
Bunny Lake Drive-In, Fletcher Works, Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK
Georgina Starr. Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Bunny Lakes, Emily Tsingou Gallery, London, UK
Bunny Lake Drive-In, Emily Tsingou Gallery at 86 Brick Lane, London UK

Bunny Lake Drive-In, Städtische Ausstellunghalle Münster, Münster, Germany

The Bunny Lake Collection, Pinksummer, Genova, Italy
The Bunny Lakes Are Coming, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK

Popping Up in Oostellingwerf, sitespecific public commission, Friesland, The Netherlands

Tuberama, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK
Starrwood, Brigitte Trotha Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany

Starvision, Philippe Rizzo Gallery, Paris, France

Hypnodreamdruff, Tate Gallery, London, UK
Georgina Starr, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA

Visit to a Small Planet, Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Georgina Starr, Rooseum Centre for Contemporary Art, Rooseum, Sweden
The Party, Bloom Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Getting To Know You, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK
(Un) Controlling, Stedelijk Museum Bureau, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The Nine Collections of the Seventh Museum, Stroom, Den Haag, The Netherlands
Crying, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria

Mentioning, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK

Selected Group Exhibitions

Past the Future, Tate Britain, London
British British, Polish Polish, The Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle Warsaw
Des Mondes Possibles, FRAC Franche-Comté, Besançon, France
This This Monster This Thing, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham
(Dis)playing paper, hours and constellations, District Kunst und Kutureförderung, Berlin

Sunset, FRAC Poitou-Charentes, Angouleme, France
This This Monster This Thing, Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea
Moving Portraits, De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill-on-Sea

Material Spiritual World, Deweer Gallery, Belgium
THEDA with Sigune von Osten, Parkmusik, Trombacher Hof, Germany
Off Modern, Galerie de L'Espace Diderot, Rezé, France

Beyond, Starkwhite Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
(Re)Acting Caligari, Galerie Brotafabrik, Berlin
Be a Star, Play a Model, Knokke International Foto-Festival, Knokke, Belgium
Big Up 4, La Maison, Anglet, France
Bricks, Area 10, London

Identity V, nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, Japan
Drawing 2009 Biennale, The Drawing Room, London
I Am a Record at Art Premiere, Art Basel 40, Basel, Switzerland
Art on Fashion (performance), Freedom Gallery, London
Landscape Memories, La Ciengas Projects, Los Angeles, USA
Bricks, Area 10, London

Event Horizon, GSK Contemporary, Royal Academy of Arts, London
100 Years, 100 Artists, 100 Works, A Foundation Gallery, London
Noise, George Rodger Gallery, Maidstone, UK
Nothing Moments, Public Trust Gallery, Dallas, USA
Passing Through, Leeds City Art Gallery, UK

Playback, ARC/Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, France
Nothing Moments, launch at MOCA at the Pacific Design Center & exhibition
Steve Turner Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Film and Photography Works, nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, Japan
I am making Art - Chapter 3 - Identité et Transformation, Centre d'Art Contemporain Geneve
Darkness Visible, Contemporary Art
Society Collection, Southampton City Art, Southampton
British Prints: Pop to the ‘90s, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia

Identity III, nca| nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, Japan
Darkness Visible, Ferens Arts Gallery, Kingston upon Hull
Ab Ovo, Steven Wolf Fine Arts, San Francisco

Gesture, A Visual Library in Progress, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art,
Thessaloniki and The New Centre of Contemporary Art in Florence, Italy
Superstars & The Principle of Renown, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
SpielrÉume (Freeplay Playground), Stiftug Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum
The Mirror of the Imagination, The Dover Street Arts Club, London
Speedorama, (touring) Norsk Documentarfilfestival; Egersund
Kunstforening, Galleri List Fyr; Lista, Kulturfestivalen; Svelvik, Norway

Dream Extensions, S.M.A.K, Ghent, Belgium
Video Hits, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
A Temporary Monument for David McComb, STUK Kunstencentrum, Leuven, Belgium
Louder This Time, Villa Galvani, Pordennone, Italy
A Century of Artists’ Film in Britain, Tate Britain, London
The Black Album, Antonio Colombo Arte Contemoranea, Milano
When Love Turns to Poison, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
L’Arte in Testa. Storia di Un Ossessione da Picasso ai Giorno Nostri, MACI Museo
Arte Contemporanea Isernia, Italy
Identity II, Nichido Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

25hrs, Polisportiu El Raval, The VideoArtFoundation, Barcelona, Spain
Independence, South London Gallery, London, UK

Books, Publications and CDs

Georgina Starr, I am a Record, published by Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France
I am the Medium, 12inch vinyl edition, published by Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France

Landscape Memories, La Ciengas Projects, Los Angeles (exh. cat)
Georgina Starr, I am a Record, artist limited edition booklet

Playback, ARC/Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, (exh. cat)
Georgina Staar, published by Nothing Moments (designed by Joe Ewart for Society, illustrated by Hiroki)
Georgina Starr, THEDA, A Performance, artists special edition leather bound book

Gesture, A Visual Library in Progress, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art (exh. cat)

H. C. Andersen, Hans Christian Andersen: by artists from around the world, SolArc Publishing, Hertfordshire, UK
Superstars & The Principle of Reown, (exh. cat) published by Stifug Wilhelm
Ab Ovo, published by Steven Hill

Video Hits, Art & Music Video, (exh. cat), Queensland Art Gallery, Australia
Dream Extensions, (exh. cat), S.M.A.K.m Ghent, Belgium
25 hrs, Polisportiu El Raval, The VideoArtFoundation, Barcelona, Spain

Rapture, Arts, Seduction by Fashion since 1970, (exh. cat.),
Barbican Art Gallery, London, UK
Georgina Starr, The Bunny Lakes, emilyTsingou gallery, London, UK
Tutto Normale (exh. cat.), Academie de France a Rome-Villa Medicis, Rome, Italy

Il dono, offerta ospitalita insidia, Palazzo delle Papesse, Centro Arte Contemporanea, Siena, Italy
In Fumo (exh. cat.), Galleria d?Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy
Song Poems, published by Stephen Hull, New York, USA
Angst, Kenstwurk, Leewarden, The Netherlands
49th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
La Carne, La Morte, Il Diavolo (exh. cat.) Stichting Keunstwurk, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
Music and Art; Rock, Pop and Techno, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia

Strange Paradises (exh. cat.), Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Presumes Innocent, (exh. cat.), CapMusee d'Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France
Video Vibe, British School in Rome, Rome, Italy
Diary, Cornerhouse, Manchester, UK
Strange Paradises, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
The Bunny Lakes, white vinyl single, published by Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Sweetie, The British School of Rome, Rome, Italy
Visions of the Body: Fashion or Invisible Corset, Museum of Modern Art,
Kyoto and Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
Natural Reality, Ludwig Forum Aachen. Germany
Art of the Millenium, Taschen
Act1, Scenography and The Visual Arts, Kunstforeiningen, Copenhagen, Denmark
We love you (CD and book)
Popping Up in Ooststellingwerf (CD), Marista Records, The Netherlands
Dick Donkeys Dawn, (CD), in collaboration with Sean Dower and Oliver Hangl, published by DDD
Dial M forS, Kunstverein Munich, Germany
In Verberlinge, Friesland, The Netherlands
Hypertronix, Espace d?Art Castellon, Spain
Tuberama (CD)
Unity of Man and Nature, Ludwig Forum, Aachen
Georgina Starr (exh. cat.), Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK
Kritische Elegantie (exh. cat.) Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium

Real Life, New British Art, Toring Japan
Here to Stay, Arts Council Collection
Kritical Elegance, Museum Dhont Dhaenens, Deurle
Georgina Starr, published by Ikon Gallery, UK
Malos Habtos, Solidad Lorenzo Gallery, Madrid, Spain
I'm still in Love with You (CD), book and pink vinyl LP, curated by Steven Hull
PONY, Pop music CD in collaboration with Oliver Hangl, Stable Records
We Love You, compilation CD, Candy Records

Hypermnesiac Fabulations (exh. cat.), Tracey Emin, Georgina Starr, Jane and Louse Wilson, Contemporary Art, Gallery at Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Het Eigen Gezicht, Museum Beelden ann Zee, The Hague, The Netherlands
Private Face Urban Space, Gasworks, Athens, Greece
Starvision, published by Anthony Reynolds and Philip Rizo
Tales from the City, Stills Gallery,u Edinburgh, UK
Picture Britannica, Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney, Australia
Package Holiday, Hydra, Greece
Ein Stuck vom Himmel, Kunsthalle Nurnburg and South London Gallery

Starvision, issue 1 (comic book)
La Fete!, Blocknotes, Contemporary Art & Culture, Paris, France
ID (exh. cat.), Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Fernbedienung, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
Electronic Undercurrents, Statens Museum fro Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Cauldron, Henry Moore Institute, Halifax

Wild Walls (exh. cat.), The Stedelijk Museum of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
observaties, observations, recent acquisitions of KPN
Brilliant: New Art from London, Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis, USA
Visit to a small planeti, published by Kunsthalle Zurich

Seeing the Unseen (exh. cat), invisible museum, thirty shepardess walk, n1, London, UK
New British Art, Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Nine Collections of the Seventh Museum, Stroom, Den Haag
WM Kareoke box edition, Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany
Le Shuttle, Kunstlerhaus Bethanian, Berlin, Germany
High Fidelity, Koji Ogura Gallery, Nagoya

Mentioning, book, score sheet and audio cassette, published by the artist
Aperto, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
So I Said, published by the artist
Mentioning, book, score sheet and audio cassette, published by the artist

Static Steps (25 pages), published by the artist
Wind Movements on Euston Concourse, published by the artist

Fellowships and Awards
London Artists’ Film and Video Award (LAFVA) 2006

Women’s Art Award, Austria

Rijksademie Van Beelende Kunst, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

VSB Bank Award
Leverhulme Trust Award
Uriot Prize

British Institute Award for Sculpture
Duveen Travel Award

Public Collections

Arts Council, UK
British Council, UK
Southhampton City Art Gallery, Southampton, UK
Escape d'Art Moderne et Contemporain de Toulouse et Midi-Pyrenees, Toulouse, France
Ferens Art Gallery, Hull, UK
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
Jederman Collection, USA
Koninklijke PTT, The Netherlands
MOMA, New York, USA
MOCA, Los Angeles, USA
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis, USA

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