Jim Lambie


DOB 1964


1990-1994 BA (Hons) Fine Art Glasgow School of Art


Forthcoming Projects


2004 Modern Institute, Glasgow

Anton Kern, New York

2003 OUTLOOK Athens Greece (October)

Plunder, Culture as Material, Dundee Contemporary Arts


Solo Exhibitions

2003 Kebabylon Inverleith House, Edinburgh

Male Stripper, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford


2002 Acid Trails , Basel/Miami Beach Art Fair The Modern Institute

The Breeder projects , Athens , Greece

Salon Unisex Sadie Coles HQ


2001 Jim Lambie The Modern Institute, Glasgow

Boy Hairdresser Anton Kern, New York

Blank Generation Jack Hanley San Francisco


2000 Jim Lambi e Konrad Fisher, Dusseldorf

Triangle , Paris

Sonia Rosso Pordenone , Italy *

Black Gloss Anton Kern, New York


1999 Weird Glow Sadie Coles HQ, London

Voidoid Transmission Gallery, Glasgow *

ZOBOP The Showroom Gallery, London


1998 Ultralow

The Modern Institute video screening Carnival, Soho, London

Group Exhibitions

2003 ZENOMAP Venice Biennalle (June)

Objects in mirror are closer than they appear Badischer Kunst verein, Karlsruhe , Germany

Love Over Gold, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow

MART , Trento , Italy

The Moderns Castello di Rivoli, Turin , Italy

I Got Ants in My Pants, Gallery Side 2, Tokyo

Cut Out Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich

Architecture Scmarchitecture Kerlin Gallery, Dublin (group)

Tate Triennial Tate Britain , London (group)*

Painting Not Painting Tate St.Ives, (group, February)*

The Fourth Sex Fondazione Pitti Immagine, Florence , Italy (group, January)

2002 VIP Kunst halle Palazzo, Liestal , Switzerland (group)*

EU2 Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

Greyscale CMYK Tramway, Glasgow*

New Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh *

Early One Morning Whitechapel Gallery, London *

Jim Jonathon Kenny Frances and Sol Stedlijk Bureau, Amsterdam

Electric Dreams Barbican Gallery, London

Hello My Name Is… Carnegie Museum of Art , Pittsburgh

Roma Roma Roma Rome , Italy

There Is A Light That Never Goes Out Galleria Sonia Rosso, Italy

My Head Is On Fire But My He art Is Full Of Love , Charlottenbourg Museum , Copenhagen , Denmark *

Painted, Printed & Produced in Great Britain , Grant Selwyn Fine Art, New York

Gale Gates et al Brooklyn , New York

Life Is Beautiful Laing Art Gallery , Newcastle , UK

2001 Here and Now Dundee Contemporary Arts , Dundee *

Between Object and Arabesque , Kunst hallen Brandts Klaedefabrik, Denmark *

Funktional Fictional Kunst halle zu Kiel , Germany *

Tailsliding British council touring show*

Silhouettes Lenbachhaus, München , Germany *

Painting at the Edge of the World Walker Arts Center , Minneapolis *

2000 Electric city The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Off the record Bucknell Art Gallery, Pennsylvania

Raumkörper Basel Kunst halle, Basel

Hoxton HQ Sadie Coles, Hoxton St , London

Parking Meters Cologne , Germany

He art and soul Los Angeles

What If Moderna Museet, Stockholm

The British Art Show 5 Edinburgh , Cardiff , Birmingham , Southampton

Mark Selwyn, Los Angeles

Black Gloss Anton Kern, New York

Dream Machines Dundee Contemporary Arts , Mapin Gallery, Sheffield, Camden Arts Centre, London

1999 Mathew Higgs @Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna

Papermake Modern Art Inc., London

Creeping Revolution Foksal Gallery, Warsaw

‘To be continued...' Walsall Public Projects*

Dots and Loops MK Expositeruimte, Rotterdam

He art and Soul 60 Long Lane, London

The Queen is Dead Stills Gallery, Edinburgh *

Silk purse Waygood Gallery, Newcastle

1998 Lovecraft Spacex Gallery, Exeter

All or Nothing La Friche Gallery (Triangle) Marseille France

Slant6 Jacob Javit's Center, New York

The Modern Institute @ Sadie Coles HQ London

Host Tramway, Glasgow *

Two Up Property Gallery, Glasgow

1997 This is...These are Norwich

European Couples and Others, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

1996 The World of Ponce Southpark, Glasgow

Brain Mail Broad Studio 17, Cal Art's, Los Angeles

Girls High Fruitmarket Galley, Glasgow*

Insanestupidphatfuctpervert Cubitt St. , London

Sick building Globe gallery, Copenhagen

nsanestupidphatfuctpervert Concrete Skates, Glasgow

Art for People Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

Kilt ou Double La Vigie Gallery, Nîmes

1995 In Stereo Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

Mary Redmond & Jim Lambie Assembly Gallery, Glasgow

Jonnie Wilkes & Jim Lambie 115 Dalriada, Glasgow


* refers to catalogue




1998 Triangle Marseille , France

2000 New York Residency, Triangle (October)



Commissions and Awards

2003 BBC Underground 2003 Award

2000 Paul Hamlyn Foundation Award for Artists London

1998 British Council award toward residency at Triangle, Marseille