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michael landy

Born 1963, London
Lives and works in London


2018 Scaled-Down, Thomas Dane Gallery, London
2017 DEMONSTRATION, The Power Plant, Toronto
Breaking News - Athens,
Diplarios School, Athens
2016 Out of order, Museum Tinguely, Basel
2015 Breaking News, Michael Landy Studio,London, UK
  Breaking News, Galerie Sabine Knust, Munich, Germany
2014 Saints Alive, Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso, Mexico City, Mexico
2013 20 Years of Pressing Hard, Thomas Dane Gallery, London
Saints Alive, National Gallery, London
Michael Landy: Four Walls, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
2011 Acts of Kindness, Kaldor Public Art Projects, Sydney
Acts of Kindness, Art on the Underground, London
Art World Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, London
2010 Art Bin, South London Gallery, London
2009  Theatre of Junk, Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris 



2019 Winter Garden, Lindsey Ingram Gallery, London  
2018 Open for Business, Riga Bienniale, Riga
In My Shoes: Art and the Self since the 1990s,
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
2017 New Sculpture, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
Dizziness: Navigating the Unknown, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
Drawing Biennial 2017, Drawing Room, London
2016 A Weed is a Plant out of Place, Lismore Castle, WaterfordPRIÈRE DE TOUCHER -The Touch of Art, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland   
2015 Summer Exhibition 2015, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
Seven Artists from the John Kaldor Family Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Reflections on the Self: From Dürer to Struth, Christie’s Mayfair, London, UK (Cat.)
2014 ART Fahrenheit 415: Sailing Into The Sea of Oblivion, Yokohama Triennale,Yokohama, Japan (Cat.)  
2013 Art under Attack: Histories of British Iconoclasm, Tate Britain, London, UK
Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950, Smithsonian Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C., USA; travelled to: Mudam Luxembourg, Luxembourg; Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria (Cat.)
2012 Edgelands - Prints by George Shaw and Michael Landy, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK
Summer Exhibition 2012, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
On the Edge of the World, Selected works from the British Council Collection, Oriel Myrddin Gallery, Carmarthen, UK
2011 Faster and Slower Lines, From the Collection of Pétur Arason and Ragna Róbertsdóttir, Listasafn Reykjavikur, Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland
Made in Britain: Contemporary Art from the British Council Collection 1980–2010, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong, SAR
Under Destruction II, SI Swiss Institute, New York, USA
Drawing 2011, Biennial Fundraiser, The Drawing Room, London, UK
Under Destruction, SI Swiss Institute, New York, USA
2010 Fresh Hell, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France (Cat.)
Under Destruction, Tinguely Museum, Basel, Switzerland
2009 Projections, Carré d’Art, Nîmes Museum of Contemporary Art, Nimes, France
Joyous Machines: Michael Landy and Jean Tinguely, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK (Cat.)
Sicilia 1968/2008: The Spirit of Time, Riso, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea della Sicilia, Italy
Comisariada, MasArt Galeria, Barcelona, Spain
The Third Dimension, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
2008 To Burn Oneself with Oneself: The Romantic Damage Show, de Appel, Amsterdam