Nigel Cooke

Born in Manchester, 1973
Lives and works in Kent


PHD in Fine Art, Goldsmith's College, London

MA Painting, Royal College of Art

BA (Hons), Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University

Solo Exhibitions

Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London, England, October 16—November 16
The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland, May 31—July 17  

Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, March 31—May 12

Goss-Michael Foundation, Dallas, TX, October 21—February 18
Blum and Poe, Los Angeles, CA, January 8—February 12

Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London, England, "Night Crossing", April 30—May 29

Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, April 24—May 30

Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London, England, "New Accursed Art Club", April 25—May 25

Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden, June 1—July 15

Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, "Dead Painter", November 10—December 9
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, "Focus: Nigel Cooke", October 22—November 26
South London Gallery, London, England, "A Portrait of Everything", March 30—May 14 (catalogue)

Modern Art, London, June 2—July 3

Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, April 9—May 15
Art Now, Tate Britain, London, February 6—March 28

Modern Art, London, March 8—April 21

"Nigel Cooke", CHAPMAN Fine ARTS, London, November 17—December 20

Selected Group Exhibitions

The Stellenbosch Modern and Contemporary (SMAC) Art Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa, "Paper", January 24 - March 9

Herzliya Museum for Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel, "Theatrical Gestures", January 26—April 20

Art, Design & Architecture Museum, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA, "The Stumbling Present: Ruins in Contemporary Art", October 13—January 20, 2013
KAI10 Athena Foundation, Dusseldorf, Germany, "Hidden Stories", April 20—July 14
Maison Particulière, Brussels, Belgium, "Struggle(s)", April 19—June 30

Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, "21st Century: Art in the First Decade", December 18—April 25, 2011
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, "She Awoke with a Jerk", Curated by Nigel Cooke, Gallery 2, May 8—June 18
New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY, "Skin Fruit: Selections from the Dakis Joannou Collection", curated by Jeff Koons, March 3—June 6
Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China, "The Future Demands Your Participation: Contemporary art from the British Council Collection", organized by the British Council and Minsheng Art Museum in Shanghai, February 10—March 21 (catalogue)

Royal College of Art, Sackler Building, London, "We're Moving", November 20—29
Blum and Poe, Los Angeles, CA, Gallery artists show, October 3—November 14

Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY, "The Incomplete", curated by Manon Slome and Hubert Neumann, October 2—January 12, 2008 (catalogue)
Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, England, "Effigies", September 7-October 4
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna, Austria, "Dream and Trauma -Works from the Dakis Joannou Collection", curated by Edelbert Köb, Gerald Matt and Angela Stief, June 29—October 4, 2007 (catalogue)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, "Guggenheim Collection: 1940s to Now", June 20—October 7
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY, "XS—Recent small-scale paintings", June 9—November 3
Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, Germany, "Fun de Siécle: Symbolism and Contemporary Art", April 22—August 5
ZKM Museum für Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe, Germany, "Imagination Becomes Reality: An
Exhibition on the Expanded Concept of Painting, Works from the Goetz Collection", curated by Ingvild Goetz, Stephan Urbaschek and Gregor Jansen, February 17—May 17 (catalogue)
2006 Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, "Out of Line: Drawings from the Collection of Sherry and Joel Mallin", November 4—December 17
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY, "Only the Paranoid Survive", curated by Daniel Fuller, September 17—January 21, 2007
Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London, England, "Group Exhibition", July 14—August 13
Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany, "Imagination Becomes Reality", February 20—June 3

"Nigel Cooke and George Condo", Blum and Poe, Los Angeles, October 15—December 3
"Strata—Difference and Repitition", Fondazione Davide Halevim, Milan, May 27—July 2
"Interested Painting", Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, February 8—March 19

"Gewalt", Loushy Art and Editions, Tel Aviv
"Sodium and Asphalt: Contemporary British Art in Mexico", Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, July 8—October 3, 2004; Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Monterrey, October 21—February 2005

"4ever Young", Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, October 23—November 25
"Frass", Gold Bullion Vaults, 122 Leadenhall Street, London
"Group Exhibition—Painting", Gallery Sommer, Tel Aviv
"Works on Paper", Jack Hanley Gallery, San Fransisco
"I See A Darkness", Blum and Poe, Los Angeles
"Dirty Pictures", The Approach, London
"Exploring Landscape; Eight Views from Britain", Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, January 24—February 22

"Still Life", The British Council, Touring Exhibition Museo de Bellas Artes, Santiago Chile, Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas, Venezuela, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango, Bogota, Colombia, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo., Panama City, Panama, Museo de Arte Moderno, Guatemala,MAC Nieroi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, SESI, Sao Paulo, Brazil
"Melodrama", ARTIUM, Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain, April 26—September 22: travelling to Centro José Guerrero / Palacio de los Condes de Gabia in Granada

Tattoo Show, Modern Art, London, July 7—August 12

"A Sport and a Pastime", Greene Naftali Inc., New York, June 14—July 14

"Homage to Budokan", Foyles Gallery, London

"Wooden Heart", Avco, London

"Glory", British Council Window Gallery, Prague

"New Contemporaries 98", Camden Arts Gallery, London (touring) (catalogue)

"Interesting Painting", City Racing, London