Gary Webb

Works

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Cast aluminum, anodized aluminum, car spray paint 104 x 24.8 x 24.8 inches 264.2 x 63 x 63 cm
Cast aluminum, car spray paint, brass and flock 74.8 x 23.62 x 41.34 inches 190 x 60 x 105 cm
Cast aluminum, car spray paint, wood and brass 66.93 x 45.28 x 59.06 inches 170 x 115 x 150 cm
Green tinted mirrors on American White Ash wood and metal brackets 71 x 93 1/4 in.
Q-cell, glass, steel, spray paint, acrylic rods, brass 66 x 57 1/2 x 35 3/4 in.
Perspex, two pence pieces, plastic, chrome, fabric 63 1/2 x 49 1/2 x 17 in.
2 motors, American White Ash, aluminum, brass, glass, nylon flocking 75 x 31 x 31 in. 190.5 x 78.7 x 78.7 cm
Cast aluminum, Q-cell, perspex, mirrored blown glass, brass, spray paint, wood, steel bar 91 1/2 x 30 x 61 in.
Q-cell, glass, steel, spray paint, acrylic rods, brass 40 x 26 x 21 in.
Acrylic, steel, perspex, brass, resin, antenna 46 x 30 x 8 in.
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Biography

Born 1973, Hampshire, UK

Lives and works in London

1997 BFA Goldsmiths College, London

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014

Bloomberg Space, London

2012

Mr Jeans, De Cordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts

2011

Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2010

The Approach, London

2009

Other Criteria, London

Diamond Standard, Bortolami Gallery, New York

2008

Euro Bobber, Galeria Parra-Romero, Madrid

Revolution Oil, The Approach W1, London

Export, Atelier Hermes, Seoul, Korea

2007

Gary Webb, Galerie Nikolaus Ruzicska, Salzburg

2006

Gary Webb, Bortolami Dayan, New York

2005

Mirage of Loose Change, Kunsthaus, Glarus; Le Consortium, Dijon; Centre d’Arte Contemporain, Geneva

British Art Show 6, BALTIC The Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK

Still Life – Naturaleza muerta arte contemporaneo britanico y peruano, Museo de Arte de Lima, Lima, Peru

2004

Deep Heat T Reg Laguna, The Chisenhale, London, touring to Mead Gallery, Warwick ‘05

It’s All an Illusion. A Sculpture Project, Migros Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Switzerland

2003

Evan Holloway and Gary WebbArt Statements, Art Basel 34, The Approach, London

2002

Ringer, MW Projects, London

2000

Nouveau Riche with Keith Farquhar, The Approach, London

1998

Gary Webb plays Gary Webb, The Approach, London

 

Group Exhibitions

2013

Lightness of Being, City Hall Park, New York

De belles sculptures Contemporaines, FRAC des Pay de Loire, France

2011

The Shape We’re In, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK

Modern British Sculpture, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK

2010

Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy, London, UK

2009

Play, Prakke Contemporary and Paradise Row, London, UK

EAT ME –DRINK ME, The Goss-Michael Foundation, Dallas, Texas, USA

Kaleidoscopic Revolver, Total Museum, Seoul, Korea

Natural Wonders: New Art from London, Baibakov Art Projects, Moscow, Russia

The Sculpture Show, V22 Presents, London, UK

2007

Back to Nature, Ruzicska, Salzburg, Austria

Sublime Experiences and Perceptions in Contemporary Sculpture, Pilar Parra & Romero, Madrid, Spain

Looking Up, Mario Sequeira, June 9 – September 9

2005

Pour de Vrai, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Nancy, France

Chambres a Part, curated by Laurence Dreyfus, Hotel Sezz, Paris

Sculptures d’apartment, Musee d’art Contemporain de Rochechouart

The British Art Show 6, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead and touring

All Boys, curated by Gary Webb, One Two Three, Brussels

2004

ATOMKREIG, Kunsthaus, Dresden

It’s All An Illusion, Migros Museum fur gegenwartskunst, Zurich

Genesis, Domaine Pommery, France

Concert in the Egg, The Ship, Shadwell, London

Brittania Works, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Centre, Athens, Greece

Daddy Pop, Anne Faggionato, London

2003

Splendor Geometric, Gallerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne, Germany

Help, curated by Gary Webb, Els Hanappe Underground, Athens

Outside in, Sotheby’s, London

Biennale d’Art Contemporian de Lyon, Lyon

The Moderns, Castello di Rivoli Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Rivoli – Torino

2002

Early One Morning, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

The Galleries Show 2002, Royal Academy, London

The Young and the Hung, Gallerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg

2001

Tailsliding, Contemporary Art Center (CAC), Vilnius, Lithuania

CASINO 2001: 1st Quadrennial, S.M.A.K. – Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium

Dedalic Convention, Museum fur Angewandte Kunst (MAK), Vienna, Austria

Liam Gillick & Gary Webb – Dedalic Convention: du und ich (Salzburg Version), Kunstverein Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria

Brown, curated by Gary Webb, The Approach, London

Hemorrhaging of States, TENT, Rotterdam

2000

Heart & Soul, Sandroni Rey Gallery, Los Angeles

Insanity Benefit, Vilma Gold, London

Abstract Art, curated by David Gilmour, Delfina, London

1999

Heart & Soul, organized by Gary Webb & Kirsten Berkely, 60 Long Lane, London

Newbuild, Platform, London

Old NewTown, curated by Liam Gillick, Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York

1998

Die Young Stay Pretty, curated by Martin Maloney, ICA, London

Something for the Weekend, Kerstein Mansions, London

Commissions

2012

Frieze Projects East, London 2012 Festival, London, UK

Snowy Farr memorial artwork public commission, City of Cambridge, UK

2009

British Arts Council, Regents Park, London (permanent installation)

2007

Anyang Public Art Projecy, Anywang, South Korea

2006

Swallow Street, Public sculpture (commissioned by Modus Operandi)

2005

Musee des Beaux-Arts de Nancy

Christian Dior, Dior Homme, Paris (25 Rue Royale)

Home Office Building (Curated by Liam Gillick)

Awards

2000                       Two year ‘Delfina’ Award for studio space

Public Collections

TATE  Gallery Collection, UK

Arts Council Collection , UK

British Council , UK

Government Art Collection, UK

S.M.A.K., Gent, Belgium

Collection musee departemental d’Art contemporain , Rochechouart, France

Collection of fonds regional d’Art contemporain des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou, France