Roger Hiorns hallen roger hiorns 2012 ph.gj.vanrooij

Born: 1970; Birmingham, UK

Studio: London, England

Bournville College of Art, Birmingham, England
Goldsmiths College, London, England
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Nominated for the Turner Prize in 2009 for 'Seizure', Roger Hiorns' solo show at Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, is planned for 2016. Other solo exhibitions include The Hepworth Wakefield, UK (2013); MIMA, Middlesborough, UK (2012); Aspen Art Museum, USA, and The Art Institute of Chicago, USA (2010). In 2008 ArtAngel / Jerwood London commissioned 'Seizure'.

Hiorn's selected group exhibitions include 'Birmingham Show', Eastside Projects, Birmingham UK (2015); 'do it Moscow', Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia (2014); 55th Venice Biennale, Italy (2013); 'September 11', MoMA PS1, New York, USA (2011); 'The Quick and the Dead', Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis, USA (2009); and Busan Biennale, Korea (2008).

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