Dominic McGill's Biography

Dominic McGill
Born in 1963, England
Lives and works in Brighton, UK



EDUCATION


1985
Middlesex Polytechnic B.A. Fine Arts

1986
Chelsea School of Art M.A. Fine Arts


SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2010
FuturePerfect, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

2005
Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY (project room)

2004
Project for a New American Century, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

2002
Tomorrow, Debs and Co., New York, NY


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2017
On the Move: A Century of Crossing Borders, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

2015
Ametria, Benaki Museum, DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece

2013
Between the Lines, All Visual Arts, London, UK
Paper, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

2012
Hoodoo Eternity, Aeroplastics contemporary, Brussels, Belgium
Left, Right and Center: Contemporary Art and the Challenges of Democracy, Graham Gund Gallery. Kenyon College, Ohio

2011
How to Philosophize with a Hammer, White Box, New York, NY
Keith Mayerson and Dominic McGill, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY
Drawn To Disaster, Institute Of Contemporay Art, Maine College Of Art, Portland, ME

2010
Olbricht Collection: Lebenslust and Totentanz, Kunst Halle, Krems, Austria
A Torrent of Words: Contemporary Art and Language, Kohler Art Center, Sheboygan, WI
C’est la Vie: Vanitas from the 15th-21st Century, Musee Maillol, Paris, France
The Power of Paper, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK (forthcoming)

2009
Opportunities, Bravin Lee Programs, New York, NY
Sight Mapping, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2008
Political Corect, BFAS Blondeau Fine Art Services, Geneva, Switzerland
Project for a New American Century, curated by Randi Hopkins, Rose Art Museum,
Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
The Flight of Fake Tears: Large Narrative Drawing, Inova (Institute of Visual Art), Peck
School of the Arts, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
In the Beginning, University Art Gallery UCSD, San Diego, CA
The Other Mainstream II, Arizona State University Art Museum. Tempe, AZ

2007
In My Solitude, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels, Belgium
Don’t Look, Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
Next Wave Art, curated by Dan Cameron, Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York, NY
Landscape (Distance and Removal), WĂĽrttembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany
International Language, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT
Cosmologies, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY

2006
Art on Paper 2006, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
Block Party: An Exhibition of Drawings, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Summer Group Exhibition, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY
Kamp K48, curated by Scott Hug, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY
Panic Room, works from the Dakis Joannou Collection, curated by Kathy Grayson and
Jeffrey Deitch, DESTE Foundation, Athens, Greece
Blessed are the Merciful, curated by Jerome Jacobs, Feigen Contemporary, New York, NY
Inaugural Group Exhibition, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

2005
Looking at Words: The Formal Presence of Text in Modern and Contemporary Works on
Paper, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY
Oracle of Truth, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels, Belgium
Labyrinths: Jan Mancuska, Dominic McGill, Alyson Shotz, David Winton Bell Gallery,
Brown University, Providence, RI
Greater New York 2005, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY
The Art of Aggression, curated by Jean Crutchfield & Robert Hobbs, Reynolds
Gallery, Richmond, VA (traveling)

2004
Democracy Was Fun, White Box, New York, NY
A More Perfect Union, The Renaissance Society, Chicago, IL
Contemplating War, Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS
Pencil Me In, Geoffrey Young Gallery Great Barrington, MA
Building the Unthinkable, curated by Christian Stayner, Apex Art, NY, NY
Pop Agenda, Installation with Siemon Allen, Fusebox, Washington, DC

2003
The World’s a Mess, It’s in My Kiss, Debs and Co., New York, NY
B List, Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY*
Futuribles, Arco’03, Madrid, Spain