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SELECTED WORKS BY Ian Kiaer

Russian Project
Ian Kiaer
Russian Project

2000

Multimedia Installation

Dimensions variable
Ian Kaier’s installations conject illusionary atmospheres with spartan theatricality. Often researching specific subjects relating to art, architecture, philosophy, and social theory as departure points, Kaier’s work transcends literal reading to create suggestions of invented narratives. In Russian Project, Kaier’s arrangement of paintings and objects is both traditional gallery exhibition and plausible stage set. The portable cupboard and colourful canvases trigger images of domestic space, and act as individual formal elements referencing Supremacist compositions. Though his work, Kaier explores social interaction with the constructed environment, alluding to both utopian ideals and their failure.
Insadong proposal / National Fishing Competition

Insadong proposal / National Fishing Competition

Insadong proposal / National Fishing Competition

Ian Kiaer
Insadong proposal / National Fishing Competition



Polystyrene, plastic, watercolour on linen

Dimensions variable
Endless house project: Faro / Barrett-Browning
Ian Kiaer
Endless house project: Faro / Barrett-Browning

2008

Cardboard, plastic, wood, polyester and eggshells

Dimensions variable






Other artists in
Artists in future exhibitions

Dawit Abebe    Markus Amm    Helene Appel    Ivan Argote    Dan Attoe    Michael Bauer    Diann Bauer    Dan Bayles    Whitney Bedford    Simon Bedwell    Anna Freeman Bentley    Emilia Bergmark    Eduardo Berliner    Katherine Bernhardt    Gabriele Beveridge    Richard Billingham    Alina and Jeff Bliumis    Jean-François BoclĂ©    Shannon Bool    Armand Boua    Gabriella Boyd    Matti Braun    Bozidar Brazda    Jonny Briggs    Joey Bryniarska    Agnieszka Brzezanska    Jelena Bulajic    Alida Cervantes    Loz Chalk    Ronin Cho    James Clarkson    Lucy Coggle    Andy Collins    Inez de Coo    Jessica Craig-Martin    Alexandre da Cunha    Ana Cvorovic    Dexter Dalwood    Ian Davis    Nicholas Dedics    Tomory Dodge    Robert Dowling    Stef Driesen    Howard Dyke    Ara Dymond    Judith Eisler    Annabel Emson    Carlos Noronha Feio    Dee Ferris    Michael Fullerton    Dmitri Galitzine    Julia Goldman    NoĂ©mie Goudal    Joanne Greenbaum    Hilary Harnischfeger    Kati Heck    Patrick Hill    Dan Holdsworth    Phillipa Horan    Shara Hughes    Elliot Hundley    Tom Hunter    Jessica Jackson Hutchins    Diego Mendoza Imbachi    Merlin James    Tillman Kaiser    Alice Könitz    Ian Kiaer    Terence Koh    John Korner    Ulrich Lamsfuss    Liane Lang    Molly Larkey    Paul Lee    Andrea Lehmann    Juliette Losq    Christina Mackie    Jill Mason    Jorge Mayet    Claire McArdle    Ella McCartney    Lucy McKenzie    Martin McMurray    Robert Melee    Aleksandra Mir    Ian Monroe    Kristine Moran    Eduard Moreno    Yasumasa Morimura    Luisa Mota    Nick Nowicki    Matt O'dell    Alejandro Ospina    Marco Palmieri    Selma Parlour    Oliver Perkins    Marius Pfannenstiel    Arthur Prior    Laure Prouvost    Sean Raspet    Brian Reed    Halsey Rodman    Florian Roithmayr    Ruth Root    Stefan Sandner    Hideyuki Sawayanagi    Amba Sayal-Bennett    Anne Kathrin Schuhmann    Michael Schultz    Macrae Semans    Conrad Shawcross    Jamie Shovlin    Agathe Snow    Martina Steckholzer    Jack Strange    Miriam Sweeney    Emma Talbot    Mateo Tannatt    Stephanie Taylor    Adam Thompson    Rafal Topolewski    Ryan Trecartin    Caroline Walker    Ben Washington    Chuck Webster    Garth Weiser    Aaron Wexler    Poppy Whatmore    Julia Whiting    Jenny Wiener    Paula Wilson    Susanne M. Winterling    Saskia Olde Wolbers     Yeesookyung    Haeri Yoo

Ian Kiaer's BIOGRAPHY

1971
Born in London, England

Lives and works in London


SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2006
Galleria Massimo De Carlo, Milan

2005
The Grey Cloth, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
Art Statements, Alison Jacques Gallery, Art Basel

2004
Galleria Massimo de Carlo, Milan
Alison Jacques Gallery, London

2003
Art Now (young artist project space), Tate Britain, London
Art Statements, Art Basel Miami Beach
Endless Theatre Project, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
Ian Kiaer & Jeff Ono, aspreyjacques, London
Interstice/Double Impact, W139, Amsterdam

2001
aspreyjacques, London


GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2006
4th Berlin Biennale of Contemporary Art

2005
Universal Experience: Art, Life, and the Tourist’s Eye, Hayward Gallery, London
Contained, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
The Way We Work Now, Camden Arts Centre, London
Ordering the Ordinary, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London
(In) Tension, Hoet Bekaert Gallery, Ghent
Clarke & McDevitt Present: Matt Calderwood, Björn Dahlem, Sophie von Hellermann, Ian Kiaer, Cornelius Quabeck, The Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin
The Hardest Thing to Draw is a Kiss, The Gallery at Wimbledon School of Art, London
New Monastery, St. Paul’s Church Gallery, London
Fiction in Contemporary Art, Hatton Gallery, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Universal Experience: Art, Life, and the Tourist's Eye, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

2004
Material as Metaphor, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery
Empty Garden II, Watari-um Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
This is not a home this is a house, L’Observatoire, Brussels
Wilder Than the Sky, 117 Commercial Street, London
XS, FA Projects, London
Wild-Eyed Boy from Freecloud, Galleria Comunale d’Arte Contemporanea, Bologna

2003
Invite #8, Klosterfelde Gallery, Berlin
Harmony, at Happiness: A Survival Guide for Art & Life, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
Atto Primo, Galleria Massimo de Carlo, Milan
Dreams and Conflicts: The Viewer's Dictatorship, Biennale di Venezia
Into the Grey, Cover Up, London
Ponce, The Ship, London
The Straight or Crooked Way, Royal College of Art, London
Infallible, The Gallery at APT, London

2002
Building Structures, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
Artists Imagine Architecture, ICA, Boston
Pictures, GreeneNaftali Inc., New York
The Bold and the Beautiful, The Pavilions, London, RMIT Project Space, Melbourne

2001
An Empty Spot to Stay, Watou Poetry Summer 2001, Watou, Belgium

2000
UBS Painting Prize, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Exit Art, New York
The Armchair Project, CINCH, London
Assembly, Jubilee Street, London
British Art Part I Installations, Diehl Vorderwuelbecke, Berlin
Everyday--Images--Every Day, Rogaland Kunstnersenter, Norway
Manifesta 3, Ljubljana, Slovania
Lemon Tree Hill, asprey jacques, London
Royal College of Art, London, MA Degree Show
Timothy Taylor, London (with Athanasios Argianas and Nick Laessing)

1999
Brain Storm, Goldsmiths College, London
Leached Medium, Studio 9, London
New Contemporaries 99, Sir John Moore's, Liverpool; Beaconsfield, London
Housing and Homelessness, Candid, London

1995
Memory, Riverside Studios, London