Martin Creed

Photo: Hugo Glendinning

‘Creed is a social artist; the true magic of his work lies in the way it interacts with people and places.’

Jones, Jonathan, ‘Martin Creed’s stairway to heaven,’ in, London, UK, 1 August 2011, ill. (on Work No. 1059)

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Martin Creed


Print Biography
Wakefield, UK, 1968

Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK, 1986 – 1990

Lives and works in London, UK

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Mercer Art Gallery, 'ARTIST ROOMS: Martin Creed', Harrogate, UK
Hauser & Wirth, 'Martin Creed. Step Paintings', St. Moritz, Switzerland
Hauser & Wirth, 'Martin Creed', Los Angeles CA
Kistefos Museet, 'Hodgkin and Creed: Inside Out', Oslo, Norway
Centro Botín, 'AMIGOS', Santander, Spain
MARe Museum of Contemporary Art, 'Thinking / Not Thinking', Bucharest, Romania
Hauser & Wirth, 'Toast', London, UK
Tate Britain, 'ARTIST ROOMS: Martin Creed', London, UK
Creator Projects Vejle Town Hall, 'Half the air in a given space', Federica Train Station, Kolding Library, Triangle Region, Denmark
The Model, ' Work No. 1701, Work No. 2533 and Work No. 2530', Sligo, Ireland
Fine Arts, 'Martin Creed', Sydney, Australia
Harris Museum and Art Gallery, 'ARTIST ROOMS: Martin Creed', Preston, UK
Museum Voorlinden, 'Martin Creed. SAY CHEESE!' Wassenaar, Netherlands
Qiao Space, 'Martin Creed. Understanding', Shanghai, China
Hauser & Wirth, 'What You Find', Somerset, UK
Park Avenue Armory, 'The Back Door', New York NY
Public Art Fund, Brooklyn Bridge Park, 'Work No. 2630: UNDERSTANDING', New York
Kyoto City University Of Arts Art Gallery, 'Martin Creed', Kyoto, Japan
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, 'Martin Creed', Munich, Germany
Galerie im Taxispalais, 'Martin Creed', Innsbruck, Austria
Phoenix Art Museum, 'Work No. 2497: Half the air in a given space', Phoenix AZ
Qiao Space, 'Martin Creed. Understanding', Shanghai, China
Hauser & Wirth, 'Martin Creed', Zurich, Switzerland
Galerie Javier Lopez, 'Martin Creed', Madrid, Spain
Gavin Brown's enterprise, 'Work No. 2592', New York NY
Henry Art Gallery, 'Work No. 360: Half the air in a given space', Seattle WA
Kappatos Gallery, 'Like Water At A Buffet', Athens, Greece
Kunsthalle Vogelmann\ Kunstverein Heilbronn, 'Martin Creed', Heilbronn, Germany
Michael Lett, 'Martin Creed', Auckland, New Zealand
NEAR EAST, 'Martin Creed', Istanbul, Turkey
Peder Lund, 'Martin Creed', Oslo, Norway
THEMUSEUM, 'Work No. 1562: Half the air in a given space', Kitchener, Canada
Hayward Gallery, 'What’s the Point of It?', London, UK
Johnen Galerie, 'Martin Creed', Berlin, Germany
Quay Arts, 'ARTIST ROOMS: Martin Creed', Isle of Wight, UK
Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 'Scales', Ridgefield CT
Ferens Art Gallery, 'ARTIST ROOMS: Martin Creed', Hull, UK
Galleria Lorcan O'Neill, 'Martin Creed', Rome, Italy
Hauser & Wirth\Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York NY
THEMUSEUM, 'Work No. 1513: Half the air in a given space', Kitchener, Canada
Museum De Paviljoens, 'Work No. 1562: Half the Air in a Given Space', Almere, Netherlands
National Gallery of Canada, 'Work No. 202', Ottawa, Canada
Tate Britain, 'ARTISTS ROOMS: Martin Creed, Work No. 227: The lights going on and off', London, UK
The Warhol, 'Martin Creed: more or less', Pittsburg, PA
Nuit Blanche Paris, 'Work No. 1676: All the Bells', 3 minutes at 19:00, Paris, France
The Kitchen, 'Work No. 1020', New York NY
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, 'Martin Creed', Munich, Germany
CAC Bukovje, 'Martin Creed: Wanting to say Hello', Landskrona, Sweden
Centre d’art contemporain de Quimper, le Quartier, 'Work No. 262: Half The Air In A Given Space', Quimper, France
Cleveland Art Museum, 'Work No. 965: Half the air in a given space', Cleveland OH
House of Art, 'Martin Creed', České Budějovice, Czech Republic
Michael Lett, 'Martin Creed', Auckland, New Zealand
Museo de Arte de Lima, 'Martin Creed', Lima, Peru
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 'Martin Creed Plays Chicago', Chicago IL
The Pavement Gallery, 'Work No. 268: Half the air in a given space', Manchester, UK
Sketch, 'Martin Creed at sketch', London, UK
Tate Liverpool, 'ARTIST ROOMS: Martin Creed', Liverpool, UK
Hauser & Wirth, 'Mothers', London, UK
Johnen Galerie Berlin, 'Paintings', Berlin, Germany
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, 'Showroom. Martin Creed', Munich, Germany
MAMAC Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain, 'Work No. 200', Nice, France
MARCO Museo d’Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, 'Martin Creed. Works', Vigo, Spain
Nasher Sculpture Center, 'Sightings', Dallas TX
Rennie Collection, 'Martin Creed. Collected Works', Vancouver, Canada
Sala Alcalá 31, 'Things / Cosas', Madrid, Spain
Scotsman Steps, 'Work No. 1059', Edinburgh, UK
Tardis House, 'Martin Creed', Truro, UK
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, 'Martin Creed. Work No. 700', Wakefield, UK
The Common Guild, 'Things', Glasgow, UK
Fruitmarket Gallery, 'Down Over Up', Edinburgh, UK
Gavin Brown’s enterprise, 'Martin Creed', New York NY
Hauser & Wirth Outdoor Sculpture, Southwood Garden, St. James's Church, 'Martin Creed: Work No. 700', London, UK
HDKV Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany
Moscow Museum of Modern Art, 'Numbers', Moscow, Russia
Royal Festival Hall, The Chorus Festival, 'Martin Creed: Work No. 409', London, UK
Traverse Theatre, The Edinburgh Festival, 'Ballet: Work No. 1020', Edinburgh, UK
Western Bridge, 'Open/Closed, Big/Small, Full/Empty, On/Off', Seattle WA
Artsonje Center, 'Martin Creed', Seoul, Korea (Travelling Exhibition)
Centre Pompidou-Metz, 'Work No. 245', Metz, France
Hauser & Wirth, 'Martin Creed', Zurich, Switzerland
Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, 'Martin Creed', Tokyo, Japan
Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, 'Martin Creed', Hiroshima, Japan (Travelling Exhibition)
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, 'Work No. 975', Edinburgh, UK
Tate Britain, 'Work No. 203', London, UK
79A Brick Lane, 'Work No. 160', London, UK
Ikon Gallery, 'Martin Creed', Birmingham, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Tate Britain, Duveens Commission 'Work No: 850', London, UK
Gavin Brown's enterprise, 'Martin Creed', New York NY
Galeria Lorcan O'Neill, 'Martin Creed', Rome, Italy
Abrons Art Center, 'Martin Creed's Variety Show', New York NY
The Douglas Hyde Gallery, 'Martin Creed', Dublin, Ireland
Galleria Alberto Peola, 'Martin Creed', Turin, Italy
Hauser & Wirth Coppermill, 'Martin Creed', London, UK
Hessel Museum of Art and CCS Galleries, Bard College, 'Feelings', Annandale-on-Hudson NY
Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, 'The Lights Going On and Off', Boston MA
Pace Gallery, 'Small Things', New York NY
'All the bells in a city or town rung as quickly and as loudly as possible for three minutes', San Juan, Puerto Rico
Curzon Mayfair, 'SICK FILM', London, UK
Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, 'I like things', Milan, Italy
Johnen Galerie, 'Work No. 547', Berlin, Germany
Haubrok Foundation, 'The lights off', Berlin, Germany
Hauser & Wirth, 'Martin Creed', Zurich, Switzerland
'Big Dogs MC', Los Angeles CA
Michael Lett Gallery, 'Martin Creed', Auckland, New Zealand
Tate Modern, 'Martin Creed's Variety Show', London, UK
Tate Modern, 'The Wrong Gallery', London, UK
ACCA Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, 'The lights off', Melbourne, Australia
Le Comptoir du Nylon, 'The lights going on and off', Brussels, Belgium
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, 'Martin Creed', Munich, Germany
Gavin Brown's enterprise, 'Martin Creed', New York NY
Graves Art Gallery, 'Martin Creed', Sheffield, UK
Ikon Gallery, 'Work No. 409', Birmingham, UK (Permanent Installation)
Kunst-Station Sankt Peters Kirche, 'Lachen', Cologne, Germany
Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, 'Work No. 371: Singing Lift', Eindhoven, Netherlands
Centre for Contemporary Art, 'TWG @ CCA', Kitakyushu, Japan
Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujadowski Castle, 'the whole world + the work = the whole world', Warsaw, Poland
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, 'Work No. 330', Paris, France
Hauser & Wirth, 'Martin Creed', London, UK
Johnen Galerie, 'Work No. 360', Berlin, Germany
The British School at Rome, 'Work No. 289', Rome, Italy
FRAC Languedoc-Roussillon, 'Beaucoup de Bruit pour Rien' (with Marylene Negro), Montpellier, France
Galerie Analix Forever, 'SMALL THINGS', Geneva, Switzerland
Gavin Brown's Enterprise, 'Work No. 300', New York NY
Kunsthalle Bern, 'Martin Creed', Bern, Switzerland
Alberto Peola Arte Contemporanea, 'A large piece of furniture partially obstructing a door', Turin, Italy
The Wrong Gallery, 'Martin Creed', New York NY
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, (with Anri Sala), Munich, Germany
Hamilton Art Gallery, 'Contemporary Art Project: Martin Creed', Hamilton, Canada
Johnen & Schöttle, 'The lights off', Cologne, Germany
Micromuseum for Contemporary Art, 'Work No. 265', Palermo, Italy
Arte Continua, 'Arte all'Arte', San Gimignano, Italy
Leeds Art Gallery\Bluecoat Gallery, 'MARTINCREEDWORKS', Liverpool, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Camden Arts Centre, 'MARTINCREEDWORKS', London, UK
Gavin Brown's enterprise, 'The lights going on and off', New York NY
Kunst-Station Sankt Peters Kirche, 'Work No. 252', Cologne, Germany
Leeds City Art Gallery, 'MARTINCREEDWORKS', Leeds, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Southampton City Art Gallery, 'MARTINCREEDWORKS', Southampton, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Tate Britain, 'Art Now: Martin Creed', London, UK
Tate Britain, 'Work No. 232: the whole world + the work = the whole world', London, UK
Times Square / 42nd Street, 'Work No. 225', New York NY
Alberto Peola Arte Contemporanea, 'Martin Creed', Turin, Italy
Art Metropole, 'Martin Creed', Toronto, Canada
Cabinet Gallery, 'Martin Creed', London, UK
Galerie Praz-Delavallade, 'Martin Creed', Paris, France
Marc Foxx Gallery, 'Martin Creed', Los Angeles CA
The Portico, 'Work No. 203', London, UK
Space 1999, 'Work No. 160', London, UK
Galerie Analix B & L Polla, 'Martin Creed', Geneva, Switzerland
The British School at Rome, 'Martin Creed', Rome, Italy
Galleria Paolo Vitolo, 'Martin Creed', Milan, Italy
Victoria Miro Gallery, 'Martin Creed', London, UK
Camden Arts Centre, 'Martin Creed', London, UK
Galerie Analix B & L Polla, 'Martin Creed', Geneva, Switzerland
Galleria Paolo Vitolo, 'Martin Creed', Milan, Italy
Javier Lopez Gallery, 'Martin Creed: On Going Project', London, UK
Cubitt Gallery, 'Part 3 of Weekenders', London, UK
Marc Jancou Gallery, 'Martin Creed', London, UK
Starkmann Limited, 'Work No. 78', London, UK
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Selected Group Exhibitions

Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 'Good Object / Bad Object', Chapel Hill NC
The Auxiliary, 'Two Plus Two Makes Four', cur. Broken Grey Wires, Middlesbrough, UK
Fundació Joan Miró, 'Imaginary Friends', Barcelona, Spain
Le Centquatre-Paris, 'Venez jouer avec l’art! ', Paris, France
Museo Jumex, 'Colección Jumex. Martin Creed', Mexico City, Mexico
Memento Espace Départemental d’Art Contemporain, 'Résidence Secondaire', Auch, France
Bold Tendencies 2022, 'Love ♡', London, UK
Hauser & Wirth, 'Chromophilia', Zurich, Switzerland
By Art Matters, 'A Show About Nothing', Hangzhou, China
'Lumiere Durham 2021', Durham, UK
Museo Jumex, 'Normal Exceptions: Contemporary Art in Mexico', Mexico City, Mexico
TANK Shanghai, 'Collection of Qiao Zhibing', Shanghai, China
RODEO, 'St. Elmo’s Fire’, Piraeus, Greece
Lamb London, 'Sorry It’s A Mess, We Just Moved In!', London, UK
Somerset House, 'Beano. The Art of Breaking the Rules', London, UK
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, 'On Everyone's Lips. From Pieter Bruegel to Cindy Sherman', Wolfsburg, Germany
Bundeskunsthalle, 'Double Lives: Visual Artists Making Music', Bonn, Germany
Sculpture Park Schlossgut Schwante, 'Sculpture & Nature', Oberkrämer, Germany
Salisbury Cathedral, '800th Anniversary Exhibition at Salisbury Cathedral', Salisbury, UK
The Auxiliary, 'BROKENGREYWIRES', Middlesbrough, UK
The New Art Gallery Walsall, '20:20 Twenty Years of Collecting Contemporary Art', Walsall, UK
VOX, 'The Musical Years: 1920 - 2020', Montréal, Canada
Bjorn & Gundorph, 'Gazing into the void', Aarhus, Denmark
ARoS, 'Objects of Wonder: From Pedestal to Interaction', Aarhus, Denmark
Wilhelm Hack Museum, 'Can I Show You My Collection? 40 Years - 40 Visiting Masterpieces', Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany
Qianshao Contemporary Art Center, 'Advent: Inventing Landscape, Producing the Earth', Shanghai, China
Ujazdowski Castle, 'Far Too Many Stories to Fit into so Small a Box', Warsaw, Poland
DIVA Antwerp Home of Diamonds, 'Room of Wonder II', Antwerp, Belgium
PRAZ-DELAVALLADE, 'The Sound of Silence', Los Angeles CA
The Hidden Pulse Sydney Opera House, 'Work No. 1701', Sydney, Australia
Café Gallery Projects, 'DOG SHOW', London, UK
OK Center of Contemporary Art, 'Wunderkammer', Linz, Austria
L21Gallery, 'I'm trying to explain', Palma, Spain
Kunsthalle Bremen, 'Animal Revolution. 200 Years of the Bremen Town Musicians in Art, Kitsch and Society', Bremen, Germany
Galleria Lorcan O'Neill, 'Change Connect Continue', Rome, Italy
Miami Design District, 'Fashion in Film Festival', Miami FL
MAXXI National Museum of the Arts of the XXI Century, 'THE STREET. Where the World is Made / La Strada. Dove il mondo si crea', Rome, Italy
South London Gallery, 'Knock Knock: Humour in Contemporary Art', London, UK
National Gallery of Singapore, 'Minimalism: Space. Light. Object.', Singapore
Kunsthaus Pasquart, 'ZEITSPUREN. The Power of Now', Biel, Switzerland
Anton Kern Gallery, 'The Party', New York NY
MUMOK Museum Moderner Kunst, 'Double Lives: Visual Artists Making Music', Vienna, Austria
Santa Maria della Scala, 'Music for the Eyes', Siena, Italy
Towner Art Gallery, 'The Everyday and Extraordinary', Eastbourne, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery, 'The Everyday and Extraordinary', Birmingham, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
PLAY City Circuit for Contemporary Art, Kortrijk, Belgium
64th International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germany
Queens Park Railway Club, 'Artists who make music Musicians who make art: A curatorial project with Ross Sinclair', Glasgow, UK
Firstsite, 'Bronze Age c. 3500 BC–AD 2018', Colchester, UK
Printed Matter, 'Imprint 93: An archive exhibition of the 90s' collaborative mail art project', New York NY
Peabody Essex Museum, 'PlayTime', Salem MA
Hammer Museum, 'Stories of Almost Everyone', Los Angeles CA
Hauser & Wirth, 'Salon', Zurich, Switzerland
Annka Kultys Gallery, '] [', London, UK
City of London Corporation, 'Sculpture in the City', London, UK
Galeria Nicodim, 'The Hierophant', Bucharest, Romania
Gallery Sofie Van de Velde, 'Wordswordswords', Antwerp, Belgium
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, '[Re]construct. A National Partners Programme Exhibition from the Arts Council Collection', Wakefield, UK
Handel Street Projects, 'Art of the Postcard', London, UK
Workplace Gallery, 'The Collective', Gateshead, UK
Galerie van Gelder, 'This tree is growing', Amsterdam, Netherlands
Maison des arts Georges & Claude Pompidou, 'Espèce d'objet!', Cajarc, France
SongEun ArtSpace, 'What is not visible is not invisible. Selection from the 23 French Regional Collections of Contemporary Art (FRAC)', Seoul, Korea
Fortes D’aloia & Gabriel Carpintaria, 'A Song for Rio (part 2) ', Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais, 'les Objets Domestiquent', Dunkirk, France
CAC Conceptual Art Centre Bukovje, 'Working Drawings and Other Visible Things on Paper Not Necessarily Meant To Be Viewed as Art (After Bochner)', Landskrona, Sweden
Galleri F 15, 'Love of the Real', Moss, Norway
Franz Josefs Kai 3, 'Der Sand aus den Uhren', Vienna, Austria
Villa Merkel, 'GOOD SPACE political, aesthetic and urban spaces’, Esslingen am Neckar, Germany
Jessica Silverman Gallery, 'Let There Be Light', San Francisco CA
Galleria Lorcan O'Neill, 'Like a Bird, Not a Feather', Rome, Italy
Museum Haus Konstruktiv, 'Thinking Outside the Box', Zurich, Switzerland
The Foundling Museum, 'FOUND', London, UK
Fraenkel Gallery, 'Home Improvements', San Francisco CA
Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre, 'Reading As Art', Bury, UK
Sunridge Avenue Projects, 'Martin Creed At My Mum's House', Luton, UK
The Store, 'The Infinite Mix. Contemporary Sound and Image', London, UK
ZKM Center for Art and Media, 'Aby Warburg. Mnemosyne Bilderatlas’, Karlsruhe, Germany
Nymphius Projekte Berlin, 'Expanded Fields', Berlin, Germany
Stadtgalerie Schwaz, 'Formen des Auswurfs', Schwaz, Austria
Whitechapel Gallery, 'Imprint 93', London, UK
Kunsthaus Hamburg, '… and a world still', Hamburg, Germany
le Bel Ordinaire espace d’art contemporain, 'Hopla Boom! Art Contemporain', Billière, France
De La Cruz Collection Contemporary Art Space, 'Progressive Praxis', Miami FL
Grundy Art Gallery, 'Neon: The Charged Line', Blackpool, UK
Kinský Palace, National Gallery Prague, 'Generosity. The Art of Giving', Prague, Czech Republic
Art Unlimited, Art Basel, 'Work No. 1701', Basel, Switzerland
Aspen Art Museum, 'Stories We Tell Ourselves', Aspen CO
Barbican Art Gallery, 'Station to Station', London, UK
Baró Galeria, 'Akakor', São Paulo, Brazil
Conceptual Art Centre Bukovje, 'Working Drawings And Other Visible Things On Paper Not Necessarily Meant To Be Viewed As Art (After Bochner), Postojna, Slovenia
De La Cruz Contemporary Art Space, 'Beneath the Surface', Miami FL
Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 'Private Utopia. Contemporary Works from the British Council Collection', Dunedin, New Zealand
Fundació Gaspar, 'Art Strikes Back!', Barcelona, Spain
Hauser & Wirth, 'Salon d'Hiver', Zurich, Switzerland
Henry Art Gallery, 'Work No. 1562: Half the air in a given space', Seattle WA
Johnen Galerie, 'Summer Show ', Berlin, Germany
National Galleries UK, 'REFLECTIONS: Creed & LeWitt', Edinburgh, UK
Praz-Delavallade, 'Thirty Shades of White', Paris, France
The Lowry, 'ExtraORDINARY. Everyday objects & actions in contemporary art', Manchester, UK
Zabludowicz Collection, '20 Years of Collecting. Between Discovery and Invention', London, UK
Museion, 'Maurizio Nannucci. Top Hundred', Bolzano, Italy
New Media Gallery, 'Pop Art', New Westminster, Canada
Artspace Sydney, 'Art as a Verb', Sydney, Australia (Travelling Exhibition)
Nymphius Projekte Berlin, 'NOTES ON SCULPTURE. A plea for deceleration', Vienna, Austria
Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, 'Optical Mix', Victoria, Australia
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, 'A World Undone', Auckland, New Zealand
Bestival, 'Martin Creed', Isle of Wight, UK
De La Cruz Collection, 'From the Collection. Looking at process', Miami FL
Fondazione Prada, 'Art or Sound', Venice, Italy
Frieze Sculpture Park, London, UK
Genia Schrieber University Art Gallery, 'Potent Wilderness. works from the Igal Ahouvi Art Collection', Tel Aviv, Israel
Grundy Art Gallery, 'Haunted House', Blackpool, UK
Kochi-Muzurus Biennale 2014, 'Whorled Explorations', Kochi, India
Kunsthaus Centre PasquArt, 'Le Mouvement. Performing the city', Biel, Switzerland
Künstlerhaus KM Halle für Kunst & Medien, 'Ordinary Freaks. The Principle of Coolness in Pop Culture, Theatre and Museum', Graz, Austria
Kuro Train, Koraku-kan High School, 'The Okayama Project. Imagineering', Okayama, Japan
Monash University Museum of Art, 'Art as a Verb', Melbourne, Australia (Travelling Exhibition)
Palazzo Cavour, 'SHIT AND DIE', Milan, Italy
Royal Academy of Arts, 'Summer Exhibition', London, UK
Soundscape Park, ‘Playfulness’, Miami FL
split/fountain, 'Untitled (set-up)', Auckland, New Zealand
White Night Melbourne 2014, 'Martin Creed', Melbourne, Australia
Pippy Houldsworth, 'Old Rope', London, UK
KARST, 'On Stage', Plymouth, UK
Galerie Poirel, 'Quiz', Nancy, France
Gesso Artspace, 'Minimum', Vienna, Austria
FAS Contemporary Fine Art Society, 'What Marcel Duchamp Taught Me', London, UK
Phillips de Pury & Company, 'Syriart', London, UK
Aargauer Kunsthaus, 'Rhythm in it. On rhythm in contemporary art', Aarau, Switzerland
David Roberts Art Foundation, 'A House of Leaves', London, UK
Galerie Perrotin, 'Happy Birthday Galerie Perrotin / 25 ans', Lille, France
Lewis Glucksman Gallery University College Cork, 'Living Loss. The Experience of Illness in Art', Cork, Ireland
Lynch Tham, 'Blink', New York NY
Museum of St. Albans, 'Arthouse Select', Hertfordshire, UK
Nottingham Contemporary, 'The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things', Nottingham, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Parra & Romero, 'Things from before beside things from after around things of the moment', Ibiza, Spain
The Public, 'Ordinary/Extra/Ordinary', West Bromwich, UK
Richard Telles Fine Art, 'Illuminations', Los Angeles LA
Rudiger Schöttle, 'Martin Creed and Steven Claydon', Munich, Germany
Schauwerk, 'ROTesque', Sindelfingen, Germany
Tacoma Art Museum, 'Works on Paper by Sculptors from the Collection of BNY
Mellon', Tacoma WA
Tate Britain, 'Simon Starling Commission at Tate Britain', London, UK
Ulster Museum, 'Revealed. Government Art Collection', Belfast, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Monash University Museum of Art, 'Reinventing the Wheel. The Readymade Century', Melbourne, Australia
i8 Gallery, 'Works on Paper', Reykjavik, Iceland
the Bluecoat, 'The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things', Liverpool, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
De La Warr Pavilion, 'The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things', Bexhill on Sea, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
David Risley Gallery, 'The Parergon and The Gutter', Copenhagen, Denmark
Ilster Museum, 'Revealed Government Art Collection', Belfast, UK
'Art and the City. Das Festival für Kunst im öffentlichen Raum in Zurich-West', Zurich, Switzerland
The Art Foundation, 'Utopraxia', Athens, Greece
Benaki Museum, 'Made in Britain Contemporary Art from the British Council Collection 1980 – 2010', Athens, Greece (Travelling Exhibition)
Bradford 1 Gallery, '2012: you inspire me... ', Bradford, UK
Centre d'art contemporain, La Villa du Parc, 'Painting without painters', Annemasse, France
David Roberts Art Foundation, 'A House of Leaves', London, UK
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, 'Positions on Conceptual Art', Munich, Germany
Galleria dell'Accademia, Musei del Polo, 'Art Returns to Art', Florence, Italy
GOMA Brisbane, 'Sculpture is everything', Brisbane, Australia
Hiroshima MOCA City Museum of Contemporary Art, '2012-1 Building. Art in Relation to Architecture', Hiroshima, Japan
HMKV Hartware MedienKunstVerein, 'Sounds Like Silence', Dortmund, Germany
Institut Mathildenhöhe, 'A House Full of Music. Strategies in Music and Art', Darmstadt, Germany
Johnen Galerie, 'Watch What Happened!', Berlin, Germany
Londonewcastle project Space, 'A Wall is a Surface', London, UK
Luhring Augustine Gallery, 'Painting in Space', New York NY
Michael Benevento, 'Steel Life', Los Angeles CA
MAMbo Museo d'Arte Moderna, 'CARA DOMANI. Opere dalla collezione Ernesto Esposito', Bologna, Italy
Minsheng Art Museum, 'Kadist Pathways into a Collection', Shanghai, China
Museum Kurhaus, 'Mein Rasierspiegel Von Dries Holthuys bis Joseph Beuys', Kleve, Germany
Palazzo de Re Enzo, '0 to 100 the new ages of life', Bologna, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)
Richard Telles Fine Art, 'B. Wurtz & Co.', Los Angeles CA
Sammlung Falckenberg, 'No Desaster', Hamburg, Germany
Stern Maguire, 'LOVE', London, UK
Triennale di Milano, '0 to 100 the new ages of life', Milan, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)
Lewis Glucksman Gallery, 'Living Loss. The Experience of Illness in Art', Cork, UK
Michael Kohn Gallery, 'Into the Mystic', Los Angeles CA
Galerie Anke Schmidt, 'Watch What Happened!', Cologne, Germany
REMOVE. Johnen Galerie, 'Watch What Happened!', Berlin, Germany
Site de Grand-Hornu, 'Le grand Atelier, Musée des Arts Contemporains', Boussu, Belgium
The Cat Street Gallery, 'The British Cut', Hong Kong, China
Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, 'Like-Minded', Winnipeg, Canada
MAMAC Musée d´Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain, 'Paper', Nice, France
National Gallery of Arts Tirana, 'Made In Britain. Contemporary Art From The British Council Collection 1980 – 2010', Tirana, Albania (Travelling Exhibition)
CCA Andratx, 'Space Oddity', Mallorca, Spain
Dojima River Biennale 2011, 'Ecosophia. Art and Architecture', Osaka, Japan
Folkestone Triennial, 'A million miles from home', Kent, UK
Gustav-Adolf-Strasse 2, 'Architektursommer Rhein-Main 2011. Uncanny Valley. World of living in contemporary Art', Offenbach, Germany
Fort Gallery, 'THE ONE SHOW', London, UK
Galleria Astuni, 'Environmental Interventions', Bologna, Italy
Hong Kong Heritage Museum, 'Made in Britain. Contemporary Art from the British Council Collection 1980 – 2010', Hong Kong, China (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, '180°. The Collection in the Cube', Stuttgart, Germany
Museum Admont, 'Sammler. LEIDENSCHAFT. Sammlungswelten eines halben Jahrtausends im Stift Admont', Brussels, Belgium
NICC Antwerp, 'Invocations of the Blank Page', Antwerp, Belgium
Royal Academy of Arts, 'Summer Exhibition', London, UK
Singapore Biennale 2011 'Open House', Singapore, Singapore
Spike Island, 'Invocations of the Blank Page', Bristol, UK
Stazione Leopolda, '8½. a selection of works from the exhibitions organized by the Fondazione Nicola Trussardi from 2003 to the present', Florence, Italy
Suzhou Art Museum, 'Made in Britain. Contemporary Art from the British Council Collection 1980 – 2010', Jiangsu, China (Travelling Exhibition)
Tallinn Kunsthalle, 'Transformative Practises. Art as the Mediator. Space as the Practice', Tallinn, Estonia
Tate, 'Summer Collection Display', St. Ives, Cornwall, UK
Times Square Gallery of Hunter College, 'Industrial Aesthetics. Environmental Influences on Recent Art from UK', New York, NY
La Biennale di Venezia, 'ILLUMInations', Venice, Italy
Whitley Arts Festival arts trail, 'Martin Creed', Reading, UK
Xi'an Art Museum, 'Made in Britain. Contemporary Art from the British Council Collection 1980 – 2010', Xi'an, China (Travelling Exhibition)
Zeppelin Museum Friedrichshafen, 'LUFTKUNST/AIR ART', Friedrichshafen, Germany
Whitechapel Art Gallery, 'Government Art Collection. Selected by Cornelia Parker. Richard of York Gave Battle In Vain', London, UK
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, 'Belief & Understanding', New York NY
Western Bridge, 'Fun House', Seattle WA
Daimler Contemporary, 'Private/Corporate VI', Berlin, Germany
Fundación Jumex, 'Destello', Mexico City, Mexico
Western Bridge, 'Light in Darkness', Seattle WA
Tallinn Art Hall, 'Continuum. The Perception Zone', Tallinn, Estonia
Accidentally Annie Street Artists Run Space, 'Lame objects', Brisbane, Australia
CAPC Musée d'art contemporain, 'BIGMINIS. Fetishes of Crisis', Bordeaux, France
La Casa Encendida, 'on&on', Madrid, Spain
Centre for Contemporary Art. Ujazdowski Castle, 'THINGS EVOKE FEELINGS. Selected narrations for the CCA Ujadowski Castle', Warsaw, Poland
EKKM MTÜ, 'Next to Nothing', Tallinn, Estonia
Fondazione Stelline, 'IN PRAISE OF SIMPLICITY. A Characteristic of Contemporary Art', Milan, Italy
Galleria d'Arte Moderna, 'THE PRIVATE MUSEUM. The passion for contemporary art in the collections in Bergamo', Bergamo, Italy
Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany
K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, '"Silent Revolution". Eine neue Sammlungspräsentation', Dusseldorf, Germany
Layr Wuestenhagen, 'In Memory of Painting 8', Vienna, Austria
Longside Gallery, 'The Gathering', Yorkshire, UK
MARTa Herford, 'Invisible Shadows', Herford, Germany
Minsheng Art Museum, 'Other Rooms', Shanghai, China
The New Art Gallery, 'Party!', Walsall, UK
Palais de Tokyo, 'FRESH HELL. Carte Blanche à Adam McEwen', Paris, France
Palazzo Fabroni, 'Viaggio in Italia sguardi internazionali sull'Italia contemporanea', Pistoia, Italy
Queensland Art Gallery, '21st Century. Art in the First Decade', Brisbane, Australia
Queensland Art Gallery, 'Multiple Choice', Brisbane, Australia
Sichuan Provincial Museum, 'Made in Britain. Contemporary Art from the British Council Collection 1980–2010', Chengdu, China (Travelling Exhibition)
Temporäre Kunsthalle, 'Auto-Kino', Berlin, Germany
Zentrum Paul Klee, 'Lust and Vice. The Seven Deadly Sins from Dürer to Nauman', Bern, Switzerland
Sommer Contemporary Art, 'Missing Beat', Tel Aviv, Israel
MA*GA Gallarate Art Museum, 'Cosa fa la mia anima mentre sto lavorando?', Gallarate, Italy
Kunsthalle Göppingen, '... umso mehr', Göppingen, Germany
Neuberger Museum of Art, 'Living with art. Collecting Contemporary in Metro New York', Purchase NY
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 'Hide and Seek', Chicago IL
Gavlak, 'Think Pink', Palm Beach FL
Johnen Galerie, 'Konversationsstücke Akt I', Berlin, Germany
La Calmeleterie (private residence), 'A house is not a home', Nazelles-Négron, France
CCS Bard Hessel Museum, 'In A Room Anything Can Happen', Annandale-on-Hudson NY
Centre d'art contemporain, 'Pourquoi Attendre! Une exposition autour du Fonds André Iten', Geneva, Switzerland
Hanjiyun Contemporary Space, 'Kaleidoscopic Revolver', Beijing, China (Travelling Exhibition)
The Modern Institute, 'Tonite', Glasgow, UK
MOMA Museum of Modern Art, 'Compass in Hand. Selections from the Judith, New York NY
MOMA Museum of Modern Art, 'Paper. Pressed, Stained, Slashed, Folded', New York NY
MUHKA Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, 'All That Is Solid Melts Into Air', Antwerp, Belgium
Musée d'Art Contemporain de Lyon, 'N'importe quoi', Lyon, France
Palazzo Riso, 'Passages through Sicily', Palermo, Italy
Rothschild Foundation, 'Contemporary Drawings Collection', New York NY
Tang Contemporary Art Centre, 'English Lounge', Beijing, China
Tate Britain, 'Classified. Contemporary Art at Tate Britain', London, UK
The Total Museum of Contemporary Art, 'Kaleidoscopic Revolver', Seoul, Korea (Travelling Exhibition)
Whitechapel Gallery, 'Passports. Great Early Buys from the British Council Collection', London, UK
Fundación Jumex, 'Les enfants terribles', Mexico City, Mexico
79a Brick Lane, 'Contact', London, UK
Analix Forever, 'Peintures, entre autres', Geneva, Switzerland
Andrew Kreps, 'Standard Sizes', New York NY
The Arts Gallery, University of the Arts Chelsea, '...same as it ever was', London, UK
Galleria Continua / Le Moulins, 'Sphères', Boissy-le-Châtel, France
Galeria Luisa Strina, 'This is Not A Void', Sao Paulo, Brazil
Gertrude Contemporary Art Space, '21:100:100', Fitzroy, Australia
ICA Institute of Contemporary Arts, 'The ICA Auction', London, UK
Kunsthalle Bern, 'No leftovers', Bern, Switzerland
MOMA Museum of Modern Art, 'Geo / Metric. Prints and Drawings from the Collection', New York NY
Mori Art Museum, 'History in the Making. A retrospective of the Turner Prize', Tokyo, Japan (Travelling Exhibition)
Muzeum Sztuki, 'Delusive Orders', Lodz, Poland
Museum Abteiberg, 'So ist es und anders', Monchengladbach, Germany
SUN Contemporary, 'Platform Seoul', Seoul, South Korea
V22, 'The Wharf Road Project', London, UK
Western Bridge, 'You Complete Me', Seattle WA
Muzeum Sztuki in Lodz, 'Delusive Orders', Lodz, Poland
Art Frankfurt, 'Quality Street', Frankfurt, Germany
Auckland Art Gallery, 'Love Chief', New Zealand
Centro José Guerrero, 'The Invisible Show. Audio Works from the 20th Century', Granada, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, 'Silence. Listen to the Show', Turin, Italy
Friedrich Petzel Gallery, 'The Lath Picture Show', New York NY
Galerie Frank Elbaz, 'Deaf 2, from the audible to the visible', Paris, France
Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, 'The Future of Futurism', Bergamo, Italy
Gas Hall, 'How to Improve the World', Birmingham, UK
Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, 'Mouth Open, Teeth Showing. Major Works from the True Collection', Seattle WA
I-20 Gallery, 'Shallow', New York NY
Inova Peck School of the Arts, 'Maximinimalist', Milwaukee WI
Institute of Contemporary Art, 'Ensemble', Philadelphia PA
Kunsthalle Bern, 'Critical Mass Kritische Masse', Bern, Switzerland
Laure Genillard, 'Presque Rien 1', London, UK
MACRO Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma, 'Martin Creed', Rome, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)
Magazin4 Bregenzer Kunstverein, '4' 33''', Bregenz, Austria
Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, 'Words Fail Me', Detroit MI
The Museum of Modern Art, 'Lines, Grids, Stains, Words', New York NY
Nog Gallery, 'Hot for Teacher', London, UK
Palafuksas, 'Disforie 007', Turin, Italy
Sorry we're closed, Rue de la Régence, 'Dogs', Brussels, Belgium
Tate Britain, 'The Turner Prize. A Retrospective', London, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Villa Arson, 'Half square, half crazy', Nice, France
Western Bridge Gallery, 'Insubstantial Pageant Faded', Seattle WA
The New Art Gallery Walsall, 'Out of the Box And In The Garman Ryan Collection', Walsall, UK
4th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art, 'Of Mice and Men', Berlin, Germany
Bethlehem Piece Center, 'As if by Magic', Bethlehem, Palestine
Casino Luxembourg Forum d'art Contemporain, 'Joy', Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, 'Draw a straight line and follow it', New York NY
Centre Pompidou, 'Big Bang. Destruction and Creation in 20th Century Art', Paris, France
Contemporary Art Gallery, 'Concrete Language', Vancouver, Canada
Deborah Colton Gallery, 'Word', Houston TX
Futura, 'I. Act One', Prague, Czech Republic
Galerie Gisela Capitain, 'Haubrokshows. Sounds of Silence', Berlin, Germany
Galerie Patrick Seguin, 'Galerie Patrick Seguin invites Hauser & Wirth', Paris, France
Gallery Vianuova Art Contemporanea, 'Coincidence', Florence, Italy
Ha Gamle Prestegard, 'Freeplay', Stavanger, Norway
Hayward Gallery, 'How to Improve the World', London, UK
Hessel Museum of Art and CCS Galleries, Bard College, 'Wrestle', Annandale-on-Hudson NY
ICA Institute of Contemporary Arts, 'Surprise, Surprise', London, UK
The Israel Museum, 'Other Rooms, Other Voices. Contemporary Art from the Frac Collections', Jerusalem, Israel
Kunsthallen Brandts, 'Reality, Odense 10'55', Odense, Denmark
KW Institute for Contemporary Art, 'Into Me/Out of Me', Berlin, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Lukas Feichtner Galerie, 'Disposition', Vienna, Austria
LACC, 'Crème anglaise', Dunkirk, France
MARCO Museum of Contemporary Art Vigo, 'The Invisible Show. Audio Works from the 20th Century', Vigo, Spain (Travelling Exhibition)
Mercer Union, 'Infinity etc.', Toronto, Canada
Mexico Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Mexico
The Modern Institute, 'Strange I've seen that face before', Glasgow, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
MoMA Museum of Modern Art, 'Out of Time. Contemporary Art from the Collection', New York NY
MoMA PS1, 'Into Me/Out of Me', Long Island NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum Franz Gertsch, 'The Sublime is Now! Das Erhabene in der Zeitgenössischen Kunst', Burgdorf, Switzerland
The New Art Gallery Walsall, 'Art and Buildings', Walsall, UK
The New Art Gallery Walsall, 'Out of Place', Walsall, UK
Palazzo delle Papesse, 'Good Vibrations', Siena, Italy
Public Art Project, Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Royal Academy of Arts, 'Summer Exhibition', London, UK
SCAPE, 2006 Biennial of Art in Public Space, Old Boy's Theatre,'Martin Creed's Variety Show', Christchurch, New Zealand
Schirn Kunsthalle, 'Nichts', Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, 'Off the Wall', Edinburgh, UK
Le Spot, 'Martin Creed, Vincent Lamouroux, Christian Robert-Tissot', Le Havre, France
Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, 'Strange I've seen that face before', Monchengladbach, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Tate Modern, 'Collection Rehang', London, UK
Wiener Secession, 'I. Act Two', Vienna, Austria
Wiener Secession, 'I (Ich) Performative Ontology', Vienna, Austria
Zwirner & Wirth, 'Yes Bruce Nauman', New York NY
Biennale d'Art Contemporain de Lyon, 'Expérience de la Durée', Lyon, France
Büyük Londra Oteli, 'Encore', Istanbul, Turkey
Casino Luxembourg Forum d'Art Contemporain, 'L'humanité mise à nu et l'art en frac. même', Luxembourg, Luxembourg
CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, 'General Ideas. Rethinking Conceptual Art 1987–2005', San Francisco CA (Travelling Exhibition)
Ecole des Beaux-Arts, 'Popisme. Episode IV', Tours, France
Galeria Estrany de la Mota, 'Feeling Strangely Fine', Barcelona, Spain
Galerie Analix Forever, 'Fragile', Geneva, Switzerland
Gavin Brown's enterprise, 'Drunk vs. Stoned 2', New York NY
K20 Kunstsammlung, 'Ambiance Des Deux Côtes du Rhin', Dusseldorf, Gremany
Kulturhuset, 'Extra Ordinary', Stockholm, Sweden
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, 'Angekommen Die Sammlung im eigenen Haus', Stuttgart, Germany
Longside Gallery, 'Size Matters. Exploring Scale in the Arts Council Collection', Yorkshire, UK
The Lowry, 'The Art of White', Salford, UK
Musée d'art contemporain, 'Remagine. Oeuvres du Fonds National d'Art Contemporain', Lyon, France
Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse, France
Tranzit, 'Narrow Focus', Bratislava, Slovakia
White Columns, 'Monuments for the USA', New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, 'Light Art from Artificial Light', Karlsruhe, Germany
Art Tower Mito, 'Café in Mito', Mito, Japan
Associazione Culturale Pneuma, 'Il vento ci porterà via', Castel San Pietro Terme, Italy
Ballroom Marfa, 'Optimo. Manifestations of Optimism in Contemporary Art', Marfa TX
Domaine Pommery, 'Genesis Sculpture, Experience Pommery #1', Reims, France
Espace Paul Riquet, 'Sur la Terre Comme au Ciel', Beziers, France
Galerie Eugen Lendel, 'Nothingness', Graz, Austria
ICA Institute for Contemporary Arts, 'Artists' Favourites. Act I', London, UK
ICA Institute for Contemporary Arts, 'Artists' Favourites. Act II', London, UK
Kunsthaus Baselland, 'Strategies of Desire', Muttenz, Switzerland
Longside Gallery, 'Bad Behaviour. from the Arts Council Collection', Yorkshire, UK
MOT, 'Russian Doll', London, UK
Museo d'Arte Contemporanea di Villa Croce, 'Art & Architettura, 1900–2000', Genoa, Italy
National Museum of Art, 'Moore to Hirst. 60 Years of British Sculpture', Bucharest, Romania
Palais de Tokyo, 'Live', Paris, France
Ruzicska, 'Martin Creed', Salzburg, Austria
Serpentine Gallery, 'State of Play', London, UK
Synagogue Centre of Contemporary Art, 'Challenge', Trnava, Slovakia
Swiss Institute, 'None of the Above', New York NY
Three Colts Gallery, 'Art News', London, UK
The Blue Gallery, 'Thatcher', London, UK
Galerie Johnen & Schöttle, Cologne, Germany
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, 'Skulpur 03', Salzburg, Austria
Kunstverein Frankfurt, 'Adorno', Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Kunstverein Salzburg, 'Soundsystem', Salzburg, Austria
Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, 'Shine', Rotterdam, Netherlands
AR/GE Kunst Galerie Museum, 'To Actuality', Bozen, Italy
Brighton University Art Gallery, 'Makeshift', Brighton, UK
Cabinet Gallery, 'Hotel Sub Rosa', London, UK
CCAC California College of the Arts, 'Rock my World. Recent Art and the Memory of
Charlottenborg, 'My Head is on Fire but my Heart is Full of Love', Copenhagen, Denmark
Collection Haubrok, 'No Return', Monchengladbach, Germany
Contemporary Art Centre, 'Nothing', Vilnius, Lithuania
Galerie Johnen & Schöttle, 'Boyce- Creed - Sala - Sasnal', Cologne, Germany
Galerie Nordenhake, 'Through a Sequence of Space', Berlin, Germany
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, 'The Young and the Hung', Salzburg, Austria
MOMA Museum of Modern Art, 'Tempo', New York NY
Museum of Contemporary Art, 'Art/Music. Rock, Pop, Techno', Sydney, Australia
Museum of Contemporary Art, 'Under Pressure', Tucson AZ (Travelling Exhibition)
Rock'n'Roll', San Francisco CA
Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, 'Nothing in the Main Hall', Malmo, Sweden
Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, 'Rooseum Provisorium', Malmo, Sweden
Swiss Institute, 'Under Pressure', New York NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Victoria Miro Gallery, 'Works on Paper from Acconci to Zittel', London, UK
Vista Mare associazione culturale, 'On/Off', Pescara, Italy
'White Light/White Noise', Mexico City, Mexico
Wolverhampton Art Gallery, 'Strike', Wolverhampton, UK
Yokohama Portside Gallery, 'Space-Jack!', Yokohama, Japan
'The British Art Show 5', Edinburgh, UK
Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, 'Don't worry', London, UK
Contemporary Art Centre, 'Proper', Vilnius, Lithuania
Exit Art, 'Collector's Choice', New York NY
Fondazione Pistoletto, 'A casa di... ', Biella, Italy
Kettle's Yard, 'Perfidy. Surviving Modernism', Cambridge, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Kunstraum Innsbruck, 'The Invisible Touch', Innsbruck, Austria
Shed im Eisenwerk, '...Sabotage... ', Frauenfeld, Switzerland
Tate Britain, 'Intelligence. New British Art 2000', London, UK
La Tourette, 'Perfidy. Surviving Modernism', Eveux-sur-Arbresle, France (Travelling Exhibition)
Whitechapel Art Gallery, 'Protest and Survive', London, UK
291 Gallery, 'Porcupines/Arthinking', London, UK
Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, 'Martin Creed', London, UK
California College of Arts and Crafts, 'Searchlight. Consciousness at the Millenium', San Francisco CA
Centre Régional d'art Contemporain, 'Ainsi de suite 3 (deuxième partie)', Sete, France
Contemporary Art Centre, 'Dimensions Variable Contemporary British Art', Vilnius, Lithuania (Travelling Exhibition)
Galerie Krinzinger, 'Limit Less. Aktuelle Britische Kunst', Vienna, Austria
ICA Institute of Contemporary Arts, 'nerve', London, UK
Magistrat der Stadt Darmstadt, 'Dimensions Variable Contemporary British Art', Darmstadt, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum of Contemporary Art, '54x54x54', London, UK
Museum of Contemporary Arts / Ludwig Museum, 'Dimensions Variable Contemporary British Art', Budapest, Hungary (Travelling Exhibition)
National Theatre Galleries, 'Dimensions Variable Contemporary British Art', Bucharest, Romania (Travelling Exhibition)
Or Gallery, 'Getting the Corners', Vancouver, Canada
Poëziezomers Watou, 'Serendipity', Watou, Belgium
Slovak National Gallery, 'Dimensions Variable Contemporary British Art', Bratislava, Slovakia (Travelling Exhibition)
11th Biennale of Sydney, 'every day', Sydney, Australia
Cabinet Gallery, 'Sunday', London, UK
Delfina Foundation, 'Martin Creed/Ceal Floyer/John Frankland', London, UK
Galerie Praz-Delavallade, 'Camouflage 2000', Paris, France
Gallery Zacheta, 'Dimensions Variable – New Works for the British Council Collection ', Warsaw, Poland (Travelling Exhibition)
Gavin Brown's enterprise, 'Not Today', New York NY
Galleria Paolo Vitolo, 'An Idea of Art/Art and Life', Milan, Italy
Kunsthalle, 'Crossings. Kunst zum Hören und Sehen', Vienna, Austria
National Gallery of Modern Art, 'Dimensions Variable. New Works for the British Council Collection', Prague, Czech Republic (Travelling Exhibition)
Royal Academy of Free Arts, 'Dimensions Variable. New Works for the British Council Collection', Stockholm, Sweden (Travelling Exhibition)
South London Gallery, 'Lovecraft', London, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Spacex Gallery, 'Lovecraft', Exeter, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Städtische Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, 'Dimensions Variable. New Works for the British Council Collection', Chemnitz, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
Titanik, 'Proper: Blind Date 1', Turku, Finland
Todd Gallery, 'Not Nothing', London, UK
Wiensowski & Harbord, 'Imitating Christmas', Berlin, Germany
Whitechapel Art Gallery, 'Speed', London, UK
Zagreb Union of Croatian Artists, 'Dimensions Variable. New Works for the British Council Collection', Zagreb, Croatia (Travelling Exhibition)
Art Metropole, 'Answer Affirmative or Negative', Toronto, Canada
Cairn Gallery, Nailsworth, Gloucestershire, UK
Casco, 'Snowflakes Falling on the International Dateline', Utrecht, Netherlands
CCA Centre for Contemporary Arts, 'Lovecraft', Glasgow, UK
City Racing, 'Thoughts', London, UK
Galerie de l'Ancien College, 'Laure Genillard. Une selection et une collection', Chatellerault, France
Galerie Mot & van den Boogaard, Brussels, Belgium
Helsinki City Art Museum, 'Dimensions Variable. New Works for the British Council Collection ', Helsinki, Finland (Travelling Exhibition)
Norwich Gallery, 'Imprint 93 (and other related ephemera)', Norwich, UK
Up & Co., 'Supastore de Luxe No.1', New York NY
Anthony d'Offay Gallery, 'Against', London, UK
Arts Council Collection, Hayward Gallery, 'Ace!', London, UK
Bund, 'Banana Republic', London, UK
Castello di Rivara, 'Affinata', Turin, Italy
Design Institute, 'The Speed of Light, The Speed of Sound', Amsterdam, Netherlands
Eisfabrik, 'weil morgen', Hanover, Germany
Focal Point Gallery, 'Kiss This', Southend on Sea, UK
Galleria Paolo Vitolo, 'Tracce 1995–96', Milan, Italy
Karsten Schubert, 'A Century of Sculptors' Drawings', London, UK
Musée d'art moderne, 'Life / Live', Paris, France
The Rooms, 'Some Drawings. From London', London, UK
Royal College of Art, 'try', London, UK
Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, 'East International', Norwich, UK
Three Month Gallery, 'A4 Favours', Liverpool, UK
Anthony Wilkinson Fine Art, 'Unpop', London, UK
Bank, 'Zombie Golf', London, UK
City Racing, 'Imprint 93/City Racing', London, UK
Cubitt Gallery, 'Just Do It', London, UK
Forde, 'Snow Job', Geneva, Switzerland
Jibby Beane, 'Multiple Choice', London, UK
Last order(s), 'My Darling Cicciolina...', London, UK
Laure Genillard Gallery, London, UK
Starkmann Ltd., 'In Search of the Miraculous', London, UK
Three Rooms and a Kitchen, 'The Fall of Man', Pori, Finland
Viafarini, 'Fuori Fase', Milan, Italy
Cabinet Gallery, 'Imprint 93/Cabinet Gallery', London, UK
CCA Center for Contemporary Arts, 'Art Unlimited. Multiples of the 1960s and 1990s', Giò Marconi, 'Domestic Violence', Milan, Italy
Glasgow, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
IAS, 'Potato', London, UK
Laure Genillard Gallery, 'Sarah Staton's Supastore Boutique', London, UK
Marc Jancou Gallery, 'The Little House on the Prairie', London, UK
Rhizome, 'Conceptual Living', Amsterdam, Netherlands
Todd Gallery, 'Art Unlimited. Multiples of the 1960s and 1990s', London, UK (Travelling Exhibition)
Transmission Gallery, 'Modern Art', Glasgow, UK
Lisson Gallery, 'Wonderful Life', London, UK
Angel Row Gallery, 'Martin Creed', Nottingham, UK
Laure Genillard Gallery, 'Inside a Microcosm', London, UK
Transmission Gallery, 'Outta Here', Glasgow, UK
Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham, UK
Laure Genillard Gallery, London, UK
The Black Bull, 'Martin Creed', London, UK
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Awards and Grants

Tate Britain, Turner Prize 2001, London, UK
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Live Shows

'En Vivo en La Ciudad de México', 9 June, Museo Nacional de Antropología, Mexico City, Mexico
'WORK IN PROGRESS', 29 September, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany
'WORK IN PROGRESS', 27 September, Sculpture Park Schlossgut Schwante, Oberkrämer, Germany
'WORK IN PROGRESS', 12 September, Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany
'WORK IN PROGRESS', 25 – 26 February, Toynbee Studios, London, UK
'Getting Changed', 19 December, MMOMA, Moscow, Russia
'Getting Changed', tour 20 November, University of Georgia, Athens GA
'Getting Changed', tour 16 November, '360 Speaker Series', Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas TX
'Getting Changed', tour 6 November, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix AZ
'Getting Changed', tour 3 November, Rennie Museum, Vancouver BC
'Getting Changed', tour 2 November, Rennie Museum, Vancouver BC
'Getting Changed', tour 29 October, Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, University of Nevada, Las Vegas NV
'Getting Changed', tour 26 October, The Getty Center, Los Angeles CA
'Getting Changed', tour 24 October, The Lab, San Francisco CA
'Getting Changed', tour 7 October, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, The University of Chicago, Chicago IL
'Getting Changed', tour 26 September, MOCAD, Detroit, MI
'Getting Changed', tour 22 September, Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada
'Getting Changed', 11 September, Technological University Dublin, Ireland
Música para una exposición: 'Talk and Songs' 8 June, Centro Botín, Santander, Spain
'Words and Music', 19 February, Black Cube, Denver CO
'Words and Music', 13 February, mumok - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna, Austria
'Words and Music', 11 February, Central University Library Hall, Bucharest, Romania
Concert 1 February, Late at Tate Britain, London, UK
Concert 25 January, Milton Court Concert Hall, Barbican, London, UK
Concert 24 January, Dover Street Arts Club, London, UK
Concert, 30 September, Groundwork Presents. Martin Creed And Guests, Falmouth Rugby Club, Falmouth, UK
Concert, 2 October, DRAF x KOKO. An Evening of Performances, KOKO, London, UK
Concert, 28 July, Jupiter Artland Campout Romanti-Crash!, Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh, UK
'Words and Music', 3 May, The Model, Sligo, Ireland
'Words and Music', 2 March, Plaza Theatre, Boston Centre for the Arts, Boston MA
Concert, 3 March, Peabody Arts Museum, Salem MA
Concert, 21 December, Villa Medici, Rome, Italy
Talk, 11 December, Sotheby's Institute of Art, London, UK
'Words and Music', 16 November, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, UK
Concert, 14 October, Margate Arts Club, Margate, UK
Concert, 30 September, By the Sea Festival, Margate Museum, Margate, UK
'Words and Music', 1 September, CHART Social, Copenhagen, Denmark
'Words and Music', 4–27 August, Edinburgh International Festival, Edinburgh, UK
'Words and Music', 22 July, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, UK
'Words and Music', 14 July, Latitude Festival, Southwold, UK
'Spoken Word', 30 June, Boiler Room x V&A, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
'Talk and Songs', 6 May, Festival Embassy at The House of St Barnabas, London, UK
'Talk and Songs', 5 May, London Craft Week at Hauser & Wirth, London, UK
'Talk and Songs', 4 May, Pharmacia, Limerick, Ireland
'Talk and Songs', 4 May, Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick, Ireland
'Talk and Songs', 3 May, Whelan's, Dublin, Ireland
'Talk and Songs', 3 May, National College of Art And Design, Dublin, Ireland
'Talk and Songs', 28 April, Cafe Kino, Bristol, UK
'Talk and Songs', 27 April, Kings Place, London, UK
'Talk and Songs', 25 April, Media Factory, Preston, UK
'Talk and Songs', 22 April, Museum Voorlinden, Wassenaar, Netherlands
'Talk and Songs', 17 March, The Lab, San Fransisco, CA
'Talk and Songs', 16 March, South By South West, St David's Bethell Hall, Austin, TX
'Talk and Songs', 3 March, Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow, UK
'Talk and Songs', 2 March, Leeds Beckett University, Leeds, UK
'Talk and Songs', 2 March, Leeds College Of Art, Leeds, UK
Talk, 30 September, 'Words and Music', Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK
Talk, 29 September, 'Words and Music', Fruit Market Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
Talk, 28 September, 'Words and Music', Duncan Jordanstone College of Art & Design, The University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Talk, 27 September, 'Words and Music', Grays School of Art, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK
Concert, 20 July, The Poetry Club, Glasgow, UK
Concert, 19 July, Islington Mill, Salford, UK
Concert, 16 July, Art Car Boot Fair, Hastings, UK
Concert, 13 July, Album Launch, Moth Club, London, UK
Concert, 9 July, Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, UK
Concert, 8 July, RCA Convocation Ball KOKO, London, UK
Concert, 26 June, Glastonbury Festival, Avalon Cafe Stage, Somerset, UK
Concert, 24 June, Hauser & Wirth, Roth Bar and Grill, Bruton, Somerset, UK
Concert, 14 June, National Sawdust, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Concert, 11 June, 'Words and Music', Park Avenue Armory, New York, USA
Concert, 10 June, 'Words and Music', Park Avenue Armory, New York, USA
Concert, 9 June, 'Words and Music', Park Avenue Armory, New York, USA
Concert, 8 June, 'Words and Music', Park Avenue Armory, New York, USA
Talk, 22 May, Hauser & Wirth, Somerset, UK
Concert, 21 May, Hauser & Wirth, Somerset, UK
Concert, 20 May, Bath Music Festival, Party in The City, Parade Gardens, Bath, Somerset, UK
Concert, 24 April, Draper Estate, Elephant & Castle, London, UK
Concert, 23 April, Rock for Nepal II, The Windmill, Brixton, London, UK
Talk, 14 March, Central Saint Martins, London, UK
Talk, 10 March, Ecole Cantonale d'art de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Concert, 9 March, Le Bourg, Lausanne, Switzerland
Concert, 4 March, AirSpace Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent, UK
Concert, 26 January, The Windmill, Brixton, London, UK
Talk, 5 December, Tate Modern, London, UK
Concert, 22 October, Scottish Natioanal Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK
Talk, 7 October, RTO Culture Station, Seoul, Korea
Talk, 5 October, City Gallery Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
Talk, 4 October, Christs College, Christchurch, New Zealand
Talk, 30 September, Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Concert, 26 September, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles CA
Talk, 25 September, California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles CA
Talk, 4 September, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle WA
Concert, 3 September, NEAR EAST, Istanbul, Turkey
Concert, 28 August, Hauser & Wirth Sumer Party, Zurich, Switzerland
Concert, 18 July, Latitute Festival, Suffolk, UK
Concert, 11 July, Station to Station, Barcican Gallery, London, UK
Talk, 4 July, 'PGR Studio', Birmingham City University, London, UK
Talk, 2 July, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK
Concert, 9 May, The Venetian Blinds, Venice, Italy
Talk, 30 May, 'How The Lights Gets In', Hay on Wye, UK
Talk, 28 April, Royal College of Art, London, UK
Talk, 30 March, Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Athens, Greece
Talk, 18 March, Athens School of Fine Art, Athens, Greece
Talk, 4 February, The New School, New York NY
Talk, 2 February, UCA, Canterbury, UK
Talk, 5 November, 'Abu Dhabi Art Artist Talk. Martin Creed - What is Art?', Abu Dhabi Art, Abu Dhabi, UAE
'Words and Music' 31 May 2014, part of 'Wycombe Listening', High Wycombe, UK
'Work No. 1020' (Ballet)', 8 April, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank, London, UK
Event, 30 March, 'Face to Face with Bach: A New Organ commission', Royal Festival Hall, London, UK
Talk, 20 March, The Purcell Room, Southbank Centre, London, UK
Concert, 18 September, Quay Arts, Isle of Wight, UK
Concert, 27 September, Aspen Art Museum, Colorado CO
Talk, 3 October, Cheltenham Literature Festival, Cheltenham, UK
Concert, 14 October, Cafe Oto, London, UK
Talk, 7 June, Ferens Art Gallery, Hull, UK
Talk, 24 May, UCL, London, UK
Talk, 20 May, Google Campus, London, UK
Talk, 16 May, 'Museums at night', Freud Museum, London, UK
Talk, 14 May, Christie's, London, UK
Concert, 22 April, Cafe OTO, London, UK
Concert, 17 April, The House of St Barnabas, London, UK
Concert, 16 April, University of Central Lancashire, Lancashire, UK
'Work No. 1020 (Ballet)', Kaal Theater Brussels, Brussels
Talk, 14 March, UCA Farnham, Surrey, UK
Talk, 13 March, 'Cabaret Duchamp', Barbican, London, UK
'Work No. 1020', 23 February, Kaal Theater, Brussels, Belgium
Concert, 24 November, Martin Creed and his band live supporting Hype Williams, Tufnell Park Dome, London, UK
15 & 16 November MCA Chicago, 'Work No. 1020 (Ballet)', Chicago IL
Talk, 11 November, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland OH
Concert, 8 November, Islington Mill, Manchester, UK
Talk, 8 November, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
Concert, 1 November, Martin Creed live, Power Lunches Art Cafe, London, UK
Concert, 20 October, Martin Creed and his band at SWNfest, Dempseys, UK
Talk, 19 October, Is this the real thing? Questions of authenticity in art, conversation with James Lavelle, Tate Britain, London, UK
Concert, 21 September, Idle Fret presents..., Martin Creed and his band at the London Palladium, London, UK
Concert, 1 August, Martin Creed and his band LIVE at The Dalston Victoria Pub, London, UK
Talk, 21 June, Words and Music, Purcell Room, London, UK
Talk, 19 June, Jour Fixe with Martin Creed, Historical Auditorium Academy of Fine Arts, Munich, Germany
Concert, 9 June, An evening of music and words with Martin Creed, featuring a new commission for the London Sinfonietta and Martin and his band, Purcell Room, London, UK
Concert, 3 June, The Apple Cart Festival, Victoria Park, London, UK
Talk 25 May, Martin Creed: Artist's Talk, Tate Liverpool, Auditorium, Liverpool, UK
Concert, 24 May, The Lexington, London, UK
Concert, 18 May, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, UK
Talk,16 May, 'Museums at night', Freud Museum, London, UK
Concert, 13 May, Martin and his band live supporting THE CRIBS, at Eastbourne
Winter Garden, Eastbourne, UK
Concert, 12 May, Martin and his band live supporting THE CRIBS, at Manchester Academy, Manchester, UK
Concert, 11 May, Martin and his band live supporting THE CRIBS, at Barrowland, Glasgow, UK
Concert, 9 May, Martin and his band live supporting THE CRIBS, at O2 Academy Bristol, Bristol, UK
Concert, 8 May, Martin and his band live supporting THE CRIBS, at Troxy, London, UK
Concert, 7 May, Martin and his band live supporting THE CRIBS, at Rock City, Nottingham, UK
Concert, 5 May, The Black Cap, Camden Crawl, London, UK
Concert, 3 May, Martin Creed and his band live supporting SLOW CLUB on tour, in Guildford at the Boileroom, UK
Concert, 2 May, Martin Creed and his band live supporting SLOW CLUB on tour, in Brighton at The Haunt, UK
'Work No. 1020', 26 & 27 April, Springdance Festival, Akadamietheater, Utrecht, Netherlands
Talk, 25 February, Slade Research Centre, London, UK
Concert, 23 February, Delloro Arte Contemporanea, Berlin, Germany
Concert, 15 February, Matadero Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Talk, 11 February, MCA Chicago, Chicago, IL
Talk,14 December, Sala Alcalá 31, Madrid, Spain
Talk, 9 December, ICA, London, UK
Concert, 22 October, What The Butler Saw, The Butler Pub, 85-91 Chatham Street, Reading, UK
Concert, 11 October, Live Single Launch, Phonica Records, Soho, London, UK
Talk, 29 September, Kunstihoone Talinn Art Hall, Talinn, Estonia
Concert, 23 September, Trussardi 100 Years Celebration, Castello Sforzesco, Milan, Italy
Talk, 8 September, Daimler Contemporary, Haus Huth, Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, Germany
Concert, 7 September, Haubrok Shows, Berlin, Germany
Concert, 6 August, Field Day Festival, Victoria Park, London, UK
Concert, 23 July, Outside Inside Pop Up Festival, Reading, UK
Concert, 25 June, Galleria Continua, Le Moulin, France
Work No. 1020 21 June, Sadlers Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, London, UK
Talk, 2 June, Museo Tamayo, Paseo de la Reforma, Mexico City, Mexico
Concert, 21 May, District 319, Vancouver, Canada
Concert, 19 May, The Cultch, Vancouver, Canada
Concert, 18 May, Henry Gala, Western Bridge, Seattle, Washington, WA
Talk, 17 May, Rennie Collection Speaker Series, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, Canada
Concert, 13 May, Tate St. Ives, Porthmeor Beach, Cornwall, UK
Talk, 13 May, University College Falmouth, Falmouth, UK
Talk, 10 May, University of Bath, Bath, UK
Concert, 6 May, MARCO, Museo d'Arte Contemporaneo, Vigo, Spain
Concert, 15 April, Barbican Soup and Tart, Barbican Centre, London, UK
Concert, 9 April, Chelsea Arts Club, London, UK
Concert, 8 April, Rites of Spring, Ikon Music Festival, Ikon Eastside, Birmingham, UK
Talk, 25 March, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX
Talk, 10 March, Camberwell College of Arts, London, UK
Concert, 2 March, Cafe Oto, Ashwin Street, Dalston, London, UK
Talk, 21 February, Burlington House, London, UK
Concert, 25 January, Goldsmiths Student Union, London, UK
Concert, 4 December, Art Basel Miami Beach, The Oceanfront, Collins Park, Miami, FL
Talk, 24 November, Cochrane Theatre, Southampton Row, London, UK
Concert, 20 November, ArtNot, Alley Cafe Bar, 1 Thoresby Street, Nottingham, UK
Talk, 19 November, Crunch Festival at Hay, Hay-on-Wye, UK
Talk, 18 November, UCA Farnham, Surrey, UK
Talk, 12 November, Folkestone Book Festival, Quarterhouse, Folkestone, UK
Concert, 3 November, Art Academy, Moscow, Russia
Talk, 3 November, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, Russia
Concert, 28 October, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Concert, 23 October, Belfast Festival at Queen's, Belfast Barge, Lanyon Quay, Belfast, UK
Talk, 22 October, Belfast Festival at Queen's, Queen's Film Theatre, Belfast, UK
Concert, 20 October, 276 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London, UK
Talk, 12 October, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK
Talk, 9 October, Cheltenham Literature Festival, Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham, UK
Talk, 26 September, Wigtown Book Festival, County Buildings, Wigtown, Dumfries, UK
Talk, 25 September, The London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
Talk, 22 September, ICA, London, UK
Concert, 11 September, Be Glad For the Song Has No End, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge, UK
'Work No. 1020', 8-15 August, Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, UK
Talk, 18 July, Dartington Book Festival, Dartington, Devon, UK
Concert, 16 July, Latitude Festival, Suffolk, UK
Concert, 30 June, Bold Tendancies, Peckham, London, UK
Concert, 6 June, Art Car Boot Fair, London, UK
Concert, 5 June, ICA, London, UK
Concert, 27 May, Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, Shoreditch, London, UK
Concert, 21 May, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Concert, 14 May, No Soul For Sale, Tate Modern, London, UK
Concert, 30 April, De La Warr Pavilion, Marina, Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex, UK
Concert, 18 December, Fabrica Gallery, Brighton, UK
Talk, 16 December, Art Live, Dominion Theatre, London, UK
Talk, 9 December, The Arts University College at Bournemouth, Poole, UK
Talk, 7 December, Architectural Association, London, UK
Talk, 18 November, University of Suffolk, Ipswich, UK
Talk, 6 November, ArtSonje Center, Seoul, Korea
'Work No. 1020', 16-18 October, Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler's Wells, London, UK
'Work Nos. 955 and 994', 29 May, Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra, Hiroshima, Japan
Concert, 14 October, The Hub, London, UK
'Work No. 955', 23 September, performed by City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK
Concert, 20 June, ICA, London, UK
Talk, 26 April Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Talk, 26 April Celeste Bartos Theater, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Performance, 2 November, Tallin, Estonia
Concert, 25 October, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
Talk, 24 October, 'Artists' Lecture Series', Arnolfini, Bristol, UK
Concert, 28 July, Hauser & Wirth Coppermill, London, UK
Performance, 4'33'', 20 July, Magazin 4, Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz, Austria
Concert, 15 July, Bistrotheque, London, UK
Concert, 8 July, 169 Bar, New York NY
Concert, 7 July, SummerScape 2007 Spiegeltent, Bard College, NY
Concert, 16 June, The Old Blue Last, London, UK
Concert, 11 May, Goldsmiths Student's Union, London, UK
Concert, 10 May, Nog Gallery, London, UK
"Variety Show" 30-31 March, Harry De Jur Playhouse, New York NY
Performance, 10 March, The New Atheneum Theatre, RSAMD, Glasgow, UK
Concert, 16 December, The Old Blue Last, London, UK
Performance, 9 December, Hawthornden Lecture Theatre, National Gallery of UK, Edinburgh, UK
"Variety Performance" 25 November, Tate Modern, London, UK
Performance, 12 November, Hessel Museum of Art, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson NY
Talk 6 November, Tate Modern, London, UK
Concert, 4 October, Rising Sun Auckland, New Zealand
Variety Performance, 30 September, Old Boy's Theatre, Christ's College, Christchurch, New Zealand
Talk, 13 September, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
Concert, 8 September, 'Mr Motley Feest', Studio 80, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Concert, 24 July, The Old Blue Last, London, UK
Talk, 24 May, L'espresso Video Interview of 'I Like Things', Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milano, Italy
Concert, 19 May, Falcon Works, Stoke on Trent, UK
Talk, 17 May, Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milano, Italy
Concert, 16 May, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milano, Italy
Performance, 2 May, ICA Beck's Futures award, Judges speech, ICA, London, UK
Concert, 7 April, Fondazione Spinola Banna Per l'Arte, Poirino, Torino, Italy
Concert, 8 March, Atlantic House, London, UK
Concert, 24 February, Nog, 182 Brick Lane, London, UK
Talk, 6 Feburary, Chelsea School Of Art, London, UK
Concert, 20 January, Geroldstrasse 5, Zurich, Switzerland
Café Walvis, Brussels, Belgium
Kunst-Station Sankt Peter, Cologne, Germany
Excelsior Hotel, Sydney, Australia
Ding Dong Lounge, Melbourne, Australia
Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
SILWEX, London, UK
Supersonic Festival, Birmingham, UK
Rhythm Factory, London, UK
Mima, Middlesborough, UK
Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland
Bulgari Pavilion, Basel, Switzerland
Nog, London, UK
Gavin Brown's enterprise, New York NY
Paul Hughes Party, London, UK
Tate Britain, London, UK
ICA, London, UK
Serpentine Gallery, London, UK
Jazzgot, Warsaw, Poland
Freunde Guter Musik, Berlin, Germany
CCAC, San Francisco, CA
Hamilton Art Gallery, Canada
Tonic, New York, NY
Gavin Brown's enterprise, New York NY
Lulu's, Mexico City, Mexico
Programma, Mexico City, Mexico
The Scala, London, UK
Passerby Stop, New York NY
Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada
London Guildhall University, London, UK
ICA, London, UK (organised by Matthew Higgs)
Centre Régional d'art Contemporain, Sète, France (organised by Sabine Schaschl)
LUX Gallery, London, UK
Club Beige & Sneakers, BüroFriedrich, Berlin, Germany
College of Fine Arts, Sydney, Australia
Roslyn Oxley Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia (part of 'every day', 11th Biennale of Sydney)
'Dimensions Variable', Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, Germany (organised by The British Council)
'Flex', Vienna, Austria (part of the exhibition "Crossings', Kunsthalle Vienna)
Konstakademien, Stockholm, Sweden (part of 'Dimensions Variable' organised by The British Council)
Club 414, London, UK (organised by Cabinet Gallery)
The Red Eye, London, UK
'Waves In/ Particles Out', CCA, Glasgow, UK (organised by Toby Webster)
The Police Station, London, UK
ICA, London, UK
'Bring Your Own Walkman', W139, Amsterdam, Netherlands (organised by Jack Jaeger)
'Liste 97', Basel, Switzerland (organised by Cabinet Gallery)
Museum of Installation, London, UK
Warwick Arts Centre, Warwick, UK
'Visitor', Stoke-on-Trent, UK
'Night & Day', Manchester, UK
Big Mama's, Rome, Italy
The Gate Theatre, London, UK
'Snowflakes Falling on the International Date Line', CASCO, Ultrecht, Netherlands (organised by David Lillington)
Gavin Brown's enterprise, New York, NY
Chelsea School of Art, London, UK
'East International', Norwich, UK
'Kunstlerpop 2', Manchester, UK
St John's Tavern, London, UK
Cubitt Gallery, London, UK
'Jibby's Christmas Party', Hanover Grand, London, UK
'Kunstlerpop', Manchester, UK
Smithy's Wine Bar, London, UK
Camden Arts Centre, London, UK
The Monarch, London, UK
Ding Dong Twist Club, London, UK
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Writing by the artist

'Martin Creed: Why I love Bob Dylan', on:, London/UK, 18 June 2014
'Food for Thought: Martin Creed', on:, London/UK, 16 February 2014
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Dunn, Fraisia, 'The Glasgow-based artist delivers a sweaty set full of heart and warmth', on:, 22 July 2016
Gopnik, Blake, 'Martin Creed: Blasting a Hole in the Ramparts of Art', on:, 15 July 2016
Smith, Raven, 'Martin Creed: Princess Taxi Girl', on:, 14 July 2016
Cohen, Jean Lawlor, 'The Apostate Creed', on:, 14 July 2016
Hamer, Katie Diamond, 'Martin Creed: The Back Door', on:, 14 July 2016
Kuntzman, Gersh, ''Understanding'' modern art is really difficult for our columnist’, on:, 14 July 2016
Ferreira, Rosana, 'Design: Hoje e Sempre', in: Casa Vogue, Sao Paolo, July 2016, p. 37
Chiaverina, John, 'Here is the video for Martin Creed’s 'Princess Taxi Girl Part 1'', on:, 13 July 2016
Davise, Lucy, 'Artist Martin Creed: 'I ask my dog for advice'', on:, 13 July 2016
Güner, Fisun, 'A Q&A with… Martin Creed, artist and musician', on:, 13 July 2016
Ricciutti, Steve, 'Thoughts Lined Up: Martin Creed', on:, 12 July 2016
Seymour, Harry, 'Martin Creed – What You Find, at Hauser and Wirth Somerset', on:, 11 July 2016
Voon, Claire, 'An Exhaustive and Exhausting Survey of Martin Creed’s Madcap Antics', on:, 11 July 2016
Carroll, Tobias, 'Trans-Atlantic Friction: Visiting Martin Creed’s “The Back Door”', on:, 7 July 2016
Pollock, David, 'Best new Scottish music to listen to in July 2016', on:, 7 July 2016
Reis, Jacqueline, 'Martin Creed at Hauser and Wirth', on:, 6 July 2016
Vincent, Cara, 'The Art of the Experience: Martin Creed’s The Back Door at The Park Avenue Armory (Video)', on:, 5 July 2016
Kraasinski, Jennifer, ’Like Art: Martin Creed's 'The Back Door' at the Park Avenue Armory’, on:, 5 July 2016
London, Monica Mascia, 'At the Park Avenue armory the exhibition of Martin Creed The Back Door', on:, 1 July 2016
Hubbard, Sue, 'Country Life: Down on the Farm with Martin Creed’, in: Artillery, Los Angeles, July/August 2016, pp. 42-45
Spagnesi, Licia, 'Martin Creed: Poeta del quotidiano’, in: Arte, Milan, pp.75-79
___, 'World-class artwork to feature as Vauxhall car show debuts in town', on:, 24 June 2016
Boucher, Brian, 'Video: Martin Creed Plays Us a Song and Opens Up about His Giant New York Show,' on:, 22 June 2016
Warburton, Emma Rae, 'Martin Creed: What You Find', on:, 22 June 2016
Hoffman, Laura, 'Martin Creed', on:, 21 June 2016
Jeffries, Stuart, 'Newcastle’s most buzzing night spot? A cowpat in the Town Moor', on:, 21 June 2016
Cruz, Francisco, ’Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair Heads To Hastings On July 16’, on:, 21 June 2016
Parsons, Elly, ’Decorating Tate: branding specialists North refresh the museum's identity’, on:, 17 June 2016
Hicks, Stephen, ’Does Martin Creed Speak for All of Us?’, on:, 14 June 2016
Murg, Stephanie, ’Back door policies: Martin Creed's survey at the Park Avenue Armory’, on:, 13 June 2016
Brown, Murray, 'When collectors think big', in: Financial Times Weekend, 11 June 2016
Battaglia, Andy, 'The Madcap Art of Martin Creed', in: The Wall Street Journal, New York, 10 June 2016, p. A19
Cascone, Sarah, '13 Playful and Delightfully Disgusting Instagram Photos of Martin Creed’s New Show', on:, 10 June 2016
Martinez, Alanna, 'To Martin Creed, Even a Shit Is Art', on:, 10 June 2016
Smith, Roberta, 'An Anti-Spectacle Co-Stars the Armory', in: New York Times, 10 June 2016, pp. 19, 24
Crocker, Lizzie, 'How Martin Creed Created New York’s Grossest Art Show', on:, 8 June 2016
Indrisek, Scott, 'Martin Creed Sneaks Brilliance in Through “The Back Door”', on:, 8 June 2016
Botting, Caroline, 'House of the week: Art-filled Auckland home is like living in a gallery', on:, 8 June 2016
Heins, Scott, 'Martin Creed Brings Obscene Fun To The Park Avenue Armory', on:, 7 June 2016
Rose, Frank, 'Martin Creed Unleashes His Demons in ‘Back Door’ at the Park Avenue Armory,' on:, 7 June 2016
Wirght, Karen, 'Martin Creed: Can an artist manage to remain angry in the landscaped beauty of Somerset?', on:, 7 June 2016
___, 'Painting with Martin Creed', on:, 6 June 2016
Corbett, Rachel, 'All About My Mother: A Nervous Martin Creed Comes to New York', on:, 2 June 2016
___, 'Martin Creed: What You Find', in: i, London, 30 May 2016, p. 38
Epps, Philomena, 'Martin Creed on Why Art Can’t Ignore the World around It', on:, 24 May 2016
Bathurst, Matilda, 'Now Showing: Martin Creed: What You Find', on:, 24 May 2016
___, Martin Creed’s Understanding: the new single - video', on:, 23 May 2016
___, 'I keep hair. And I’m afraid of cheese', in: The Guardian, 18 May 2016, g2, pp. 16-17
Shaw, Anny, 'Martin Creed brings ‘peace memorial’ to the shores of New York this week', on:, 6 May 2016
___, 'Day and Night: Preview day', on:, 4 May 2016
Searle, Adrian, Groves, Nancy, 'The Wild Bunch', in: The Guardian, g2, 4 May 2016, London, p.16
D'Angelo, Madelaine, 'Martin Creed Will Illuminate Brooklyn Bridge Park', on:, 3 May 2016
___, 'New public art piece lights up Brooklyn bridge Park', on:, 4 May 2016
Sayej, Nadja, 'Artist's neon sign calls for understanding in New York – and around the world', on:, 2 May 2016
Taka, Tomo, 'Head to Brooklyn Bridge Park for a bit of understanding from artist Martin Creed', on:, 28 April 2016
___, 'Martin Creed Solo Show for Hauser & Wirth’s New Somerset Gallery', on:, 28 April 2016
Cuttle, Jade, 'Escaping the frame: invisible art that literally doesn’t exist', on:, 22 April 2016
___, 'Martin Creed – New Album ‘Thoughts Lined Up’ Out 8th July – New Track ‘Let’s Come To An Arrangement’ Shared – Live At Moth Club 13th July', on:, 20 April 2016
Desmarais, Charles, 'John Waters-curated show shines a light on the humdrum of the home' on:, 14 April 2016
Tittiger, Annie, 'One Man's Trash is John Water's Treasure', on:, 7 April 2016
Lin, Amy, 'Turner Prize-Winning Artist Martin Creed in a Comprehensive Exhibition at Park Avenue Armory', on:, 3 April 2016
Rogers, Pat, 'Art News Now: Martin Creed Survey', on:, 29 March 2016
Martinez, Alanna, 'Martin Creed Heads to Park Avenue Armory', on:, 24 March 2016
___, 'Park Avenue Armory to Present Martin Creed’s First Comprehensive US Survey', on:, 23 March 2016
Indrisek, Scott, 'Martin Creed’s Odd Genius Comes To Park Avenue Armory', on:, 23 March 2016
Jones, Jonathan, 'No junk mail please: the man who popped YBA art in the postbox', on:, 18 March 2016
Gleadell, Colin, 'Art sales: the pioneering Peer group', on:, 1 March 2016
Gleadell, Colin, 'Art for (street) art's sake', in: The Daily Telegraph, 1 March 2016
___, 'Getting to the point', in: Hole & Corner, March 2016, p. 10
Martinez, Alanna, 'British Art Star Martin Creed to Light Up Brooklyn Waterfront with Giant Neon Sign', on:, 26 February 2016
___, 'Rotating, Neon 'Understanding' Sculpture Coming to Brooklyn Bridge Park – Columbia Street Waterfront District', on:, 26 February 2016
Lammer, Elise, 'Views Switzerland', in: Spike, Vienna, Winter 2016
Cook, William, 'Zurich marks the year it went Dada', in: The Independent on Sunday, London, 31 January 2016
___, 'Brixton Hill Studios at Windmill Brixton', on:, London, 28 January 2016
Smith, Charlie, 'Different version of Rennie Collection artwork seen on exterior wall of a Scottish gallery' on:, Vancouver, 17 January 2016
___, 'A small blog post on Work No. 2592 by Martin Creed', on:, New York, 10 January 2016
Klingelfuss, Jessica, 'Home truths: Hauser & Wirth’s domestic bliss in Zurich', on:, London, 7 January 2016
Kinsella, Eileen, 'Crowds are Going Crazy Over Martin Creed's Balloon Installation',, New York, 18 December 2015
Pogrebin, Robin, Sheets, Hilarie, 'Once Naughty, Now Masterpieces', New York, 17 December 2015
Lynch, Scott, 'There's a Ballon-Filled Room Waiting For You In Chinatown', on:, New York, 17 December 2015
Bullimore, Sid, 'Let them in' – Turner Prize winner Martin Creed's musical statement on the refugee crisis', on:, London, 17 December 2015
___, 'Events a major drawcard for big Christchurch Summer', on:, Auckland, 12 December 2015
___, '2015's Turner Prize winner is not the weirdest', on:, Wellington, 9 December 2015
Cooper, Michael,'Armory's 2016 Season', on:, New York, 7 December 2015
___, 'Ten most notable and notorius Turner Prize winners', on:, London, 7 December 2015
___, 'Turner Prize winner to be announced in Glasgow', on:, Edinburgh
Barry, Robert, 'Something to hold onto: An interview with Martin Creed', on:, 6 December 2015
Simpson, Dave, 'Martin Creed: Let Them In / Border Control single review', on:, Dublin, 1 December 2015
___, 'Martin Creed drops free AA single 'Let Them In' and 'Border Control'', on:, New York, 1 December 2015
Klingelfuss, Jessica, 'Art strikes back at Fundacio Gaspar, Barcelona's newest art gallery', on:, London, 27 November 2015
Williams, Holly, '10 best arts and culture gifts', on:, London, 26 November 2015
Schmid, Karlheinz, '591', in: Informationsdienst KUNST, Berlin, 19 November 2015
Harris, Gareth, 'Barcelona boosted by new contemporary art initiative', on:, London, 18 November 2015
Forrest, Nicholas, 'Abu Dhabi Art Unveils Large-Scale Public Art Installations', on:, New York, 11 November 2015
Devlin, Ross, 'Martin Creed at Edinburgh Modern', on:, Edinburgh, 27 October 2015
Lorch, Dana, 'Abu Dhabi Art promises an immersive experience at Manarat Al Saadiyat', on:, Abu Dhabi, 1 November 2015
___, 'Zürich und St. Moritz, Ende August', in: 'Art Collector', Wollahra, November 2015
Yerebakan, O.C., 'Zurich – Martin Creed at Hauser & Wirth Zurich, Through October 31st, 2015', on:, New York, 25 October 2015
Matthews, Philip, 'How Christchurch's rich help light up the city', on:, Wellington, 24 October 2015
Coulson, Clare, 'Fashion hearts art: how the likes of Victoria Beckham and Martin Creed are collaborating to paint the town red', on:, London, 8 October 2015
Herzog, Samuel, 'Schachtel schütteln, öffnen: Kapitel', on:, Zurich, 8 October 2015
___, 'Modische Reflexione', in: Neue Zücher Zeitung Am Sonntag, Zurich, 4 October 2015
Kinght, Kim, 'An audience with Turner Prize artist Martin Creed', on:, Wellington, 4 October 2015
Lambert, Ken, '37,000-balloon exhibit draws crowds to Henry Art Gallery', on:, Seattle, 27 September 2015
Collins, Leah, 'The Best of Nuit Blanche in Edmonton, Saskatoon and Winnipeg', on:, Toronto, 28 September 2015
Feeney, Warren, 'Everything Is Going To Be Alright – isn't it?', on:, Wellington, 28 September 2015
Griwkowsky, Fish, 'Nuit Blanche transforms downtown into art playground', in:, Edmonton, 28 September 2015
Johnston, Clare, 'The Secret of our Success? You must know How to Party Arty', on:, Glasgow, 27 September 2015
Spoward, Nan, 'Profile: The Turner Prize' on:, Glasgow, 24 September 2015
Becker, Jill, 'Arts Roundup: Birthdays, Butoh – and 37,000 Balloons', on:, Seattle, 23 September 2015
Graves, Jen, 'Thought Balloons, or, Getting Purposefully Lost in Martin Creed's Art at the Henry', on:, Seattle, 22 September 2015
Griskowsky, Fish, 'Edmonton's Nuit Blanche a gigantic art party and more' on:, Edmonton, 21 September 2015
Tumilty, Ryan, 'Nuit Blanche Edmonton's lineup reaches for the sky', on:, Edmonton, 9 September 2015
___, 'Turner Prize winning artist Martin Creed coming to New Zealand', on:, Wellington, 10 September 2015
___, 'English artist Martin Creed to hold free talks in New Zealand', on:, Auckland, 10 September 2015
___, 'Interview with Martin Creed (VIDEO)', on:, New York, 9 September 2015
Art TV, 'Vernissage TV Art TV Season 21: Martin Creed at Hauser & Wirth Zurich', 7 September 2015
___, 'Kunst' in: Neue Zücher Zeitung, Z Supplement, Zurich, September 2015
___, 'PrivateView' on:, Bern, 28 August 2015
___, '5 To See This Weekend' on:, York, 28 August 2015
Frei, Karin, 'Kunst&Architektur: Art goes public – Art goes architecture', on:, Zurich, 19 August 2015
Harris, Gareth, 'Cabinet gallery's new Vauxhall home stands on Pleasure Gardens of past', on:, London, 10 August 2015
Upchurch, Michael, 'At the Henry, the big installations have landed', on:, Seattle, 11 August 2015
Starrs, Siobhan, 'Along London's 'other river,' am art walk brightens the scenery', on:, Washington DC, 30 July 2015
___, 'Lowry Centre celebrates the ordinary ', on:, Chesire, 30 July 2015
Jones, Catherine, 'Photographer Rankin returns to Liverpool', on:, Liverpool, 29 July 2015
___, 'Secret Britain: 50 hidden gems to seek out this summer', on:, London, 18 July 2015
___, 'Shortlisted: Four Museums Compete for £40,000 Contemporary Art Society Award', on:, London, 12 July 2015
___, 'The walls talk in the Groucho Club', on:, London, 9 July 2015
Steven, Rachael, 'Station to Station arrives at the Barbican', on:, London, 3 July 2015
Boucher, Brian, 'Why Are Gagosian, Pace, and Zwirner Signing on for the Seattle Art Fair', on:, New York, 2 July 2015
Howells, Tom, 'Rolling thunder: Doug Aitken's 'Station to Station' arrives at the Barbican', on:, London, 1 July 2015
Forrest, Nicholas, 'Ikon Gallery's 50th Anniversary Auction and Artist Editions', on:, London, 29 June 2015
___, 'Transcending the Traditional Art Fair: Unlimited at Art Basel', on:, New York, 24 June 2015
___, 'Galleries Remain Positive About Art Basel 46: Market Round-up', on:, London, 21 June 2015
Austen. Ben, 'Art Basel On a Budget Ben Austin Navigates the Possibilities', on:, London, 20 June 2015
___, 'Rite of Way', on:, New York, 20 June 2015
___, 'The grand artworks exhibited in the fair's special section', on:, Mantua, 19 June 2015
Griffin, Kevin, 'Balloons become more than lightweights at the New Media Centre', in: blogs/vancourversun/com, Vancouver, 19 June 2015
___, 'Victoria Miro: Doug Aitken Opens Multiple Projects Across Europe This Summer', on:, London, 19 June 2015
___, 'Look for these works at the fair', in: The Art Newspaper, Daily Basel Edition, London, 19 June 2015, p.1
Soomer, Tim, 'Beton und Glitzer', in:, Berlin, 18 June 2015
___, 'Art Basel 2015 Artlyst’s Where To Go What To See Guide', on:, London, 6 June 2015
Plagens, Peter, 'Figuratively Speaking and a Modernist Device', on:, New York, 8 June 2015
Ingelssis, Francois, 'Art Basel 2015' on:, Milan, 9 June 2015
Sowole, Tajudeen, 'Africa Speaks at 46th Art Basel’s Contemporary Art Gathering', on:, London, 14 June 2015
Winn, Steven, 'De Young explores painter J.M.W. Turner’s lasting influence', on:, San Francisco, 15 June 2015
Sharp, Rob, 'Tree, Teas, Bikes, and Humanoids at Art Basel Unlimited', on:, New York, 16 June 2015
Eastham, Ben, 'Art Basel: Ben Eastman selects his highlights of the fair', in: Apollo, London, June 2015, p. 58
Brown, Matt, 'Weekend Walks: The Line Sculptural Trail', on:, London, 4 June 2015
___, 'A new sculpture walk brings contemporary art to Stratford', on:, London, 3 June 2015
Steven, Rachel, 'New designs: The Beautiful meme, Double Standards, D8 & more', on:, London, 2 June 2015
Wade, Mike, 'A religious experience in neon lights', in: The Scottish Times, London, 26 May 2015
Hudson, Mark, 'Shock Horror: The Turner Prize nominations go traditional', on:, London, 12 May 2015
Feeney, Warren, 'The best of British in Dunedin', on:, Wellington, 7 May 2015
Prapoglou, Kostas, 'Martin Creed // Kappatos Gallery, Athens', on:, Chicago, 29 April 2015
___, 'Martin Creed Public Art Fund Talk on February 4th at The New School, New York', on:, Paris, 2 February 2015
Hooton, Christopher, 'Ball pool for adults opens in London', on:, London, 29 January 2015
___, 'Amazeballs: There's a big ball pit in west London and you can go play in it', on:, London, 29 January 2015
___, ‘Trends & Inspirationen’, in: ‘Elle Decoration Germany’ Munich, January – February 2015
Cooper, Ashton, 'The Problem of the Overlooked Female Artist: An Argument for Englivening a Stale Model of Discussion', on:, New York, 10 January 2015
___, 'Time Out London', London, 23 December 2014 – 5 January 2015
Zbikowska, Cloud, 'Martin Creed 'What's the Point of it' REVIEW' on:, December 2014
Bunton, Emma, 'Art world unites for Syria at SyriART auction', on:, 12 December 2014
___, 'In Your Face: Interviews', on:, 10 December 2014
Rauchwerger, Daniel, 'Small Town Girl', in: Harper's Bazaar Art en Español', New York, 10 December 2014
Durbin, Andrew, 'Foul Language', on:, 10 December 2014
Baumgardner, Julie, '5 Flash Booth Reviews From Art Basel Miami', on:, New York 5 December 2014
Bennett, Rachel, 'Abu Dhabi Art heats up as the world's gallery giants come to town' on:, 11 November 2014
Audiffredi, Giovanni, 'Shit and die, Torino val bene una mostra', in: Vanity Fair, 5 November 2014
___, 'Between the Lines', in: Canvas Daily, Abu Dhabi, 4 November 2014
Sooke, Alastair, 'Alastair Sooke interviews Martin Creed', on:, 2 November 2014
___, 'Beyond the usual Abu Dhabi Art fare', in: Yahoo! News Online, Abu Dhabi, 31 October 2014
O'Loughlin, Marina, 'David Shrigley at Sketch, London W1 – restraurant review', in:, 24 October 2014
Maciejowska, Kasia, 'The best of the Frieze Art Fair was free', on:, 22 October 2014
Blincoe, Nicholas, 'The Martin Creed Band at Kammer Klang, Cafe Oto', on:, 20 October 2014
McGarry, Kevin, 'Frieze Turns That Frown Upside Down', in: The New York Times, T Magazzine, New York, 16 October 2014
Russeth, Andrew, 'Hauser & Wirth welcomes Frieze visitors at its Somerset Estate', in:, New York, 13 October 2014, ill.
Lasane, Andrew, 'Chuck Close and Jessica Craig-Martin Will Curate the 'Fierce Creativity' 2014 Exhibition', on:, London, 8 October 2014
Heaethcote, Edwin, 'Artists in residence', in: FT Weekend, London, 4-5 October 2014, pp. 20-21, ill.
Clark, Alex, 'Performance Pieces: but are they art?', on:, London, 2 October 2014, ill.
___, 'Frieze Sculpture Park Announced For 2014 London Fair', on: www.artylist,com, London, 26 September 2014
Eisner, Ken, 'VIFF 2014: Julia Kwan’s Everything Will Be captures Vancouver’s Chinatown in transition', in:, Vancouver, 24 September 2014
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