CURRENT / FORTHCOMING EXHIBITIONS
1 August until 30th August 2009
25 April until 23 May 2009
TAKE A BUREAUCRATIC BOW
(The Fashion Party is Over!!!! Part II)
Objectif Exhibitions, Antwerp, Belgium
6th May - 31st May 2009
Institute for Contemporary Art, London
16th April - 30th May 2009
13th April - 30th May 2009
3rd May - 6th June 2009
'A FANTASY FOR ALAN KAPROW
2nd May - 5th July 2009
LAPDOGS OF THE BOURGEOISIE
7th May - 21st May 2009
THE LITTLE SHOP IN HOXTON
Event in Breda, Holland, March 2009
POINT AT IT, LIKE A FARMER AT A PIG – Galerie Juliette Jongma, Amsterdam
WHAT'S THE POINT OF REVOLUTION WITHOUT COPULATION, COPULATION, COPULATION?
AS SIMPLE AS YOUR LIFE USED TO BE - Solo exhibition, The British School at Rome
Event at The Royal University College of Fine Arts, Stockholm, 6th December 2007
WHAT'S THE POINT OF REVOLUTION WITHOUT COPULATION, COPULATION, COPULATION?
Artpace Residency Exhibition, San Antonio, USA
AS SIMPLE AS YOUR LIFE USED TO BE – STORE, London
THE FREEDOM OF NEGATIVE EXPRESSION, ANONYMOUS SUBMISSION TO AN EXHIBITION CALLED 'TUTOR WITH AN IDEA', BENT AURA — Outpost, Norwich
THE FREEDOM OF NEGATIVE EXPRESSION— Solo exhibition at Chapter, Cardiff
MILITANT BOURGEOIS — Solo exhibitiong at International Project Space, Birmingham
A SCULPTURE FOR THE AHMED FAMILY — REC, Berlin
CHRIS EVANS – Studio Voltaire, London (touring UK) & booklaunch
of Magnetic Promenade
AN EXISTENTIALIST RETREAT – Solo exhibition at Stedelijk
Museum Bureau Amsterdam & public siting of work, & touring
to International Project Space, Birmingham (Jan 2007)
MY WORK TOO COMMERCIAL – STORE, London (event)
COP TALK – Event at Manchester Metropolitan University (March)
CHRIS EVANS – Store Gallery, London
COP TALK – Event at Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
(with Casco, Utrecht)
THE ROCK & THE JUDGE – Juliette Jongma Gallery, Amsterdam,
RADICAL LOYALTY – Artconnexion, Lille, France
RADICAL LOYALTY – Tramway Project Space, Glasgow
GEMINI SCULPTURE PARK – The Henry Moore Institute / Leeds
City Art Gallery, Leeds (catalogue)
THE IMPOSSIBLE PRISON – Nottingham Contemporary
WELCOME TO ELSEWHERE –Harlow Temple of Utopias
LAPDOGS OF THE BOURGEOISIE – Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
MES NUITS SONT PLUS BELLES QUE VOS JOURS – (BERLIN BIENNIAL 5)
HEY HEY GLOSSOLALIA – Creative Time, New York.
ERROR #9 : "Shadow Cabinet" (three rendezvous) Extra City, Antwerp. Guest curated by Vincent Meessen
LAPDOGS OF THE BOURGEOISIE – Group show at Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm
ORACLE OF THE CONSTITUTION – The Bidoun Artists Cinema, Art Dubai. Curated by Nav Haq.
ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS – Group show at
Buchmann Galerie, Berlin
ELEGANCE – Group show at Kolnischer Kunstverein, Cologne
ATHENS BIENNIAL – DESTROY ATHENS
THE AFFIRMATION – Chelsea Space, London
MEMORIAL TO THE IRAQ WAR, Institute for Contemporary Art, London
ZES – Marc Foxx, Los Angeles; Harris Lieberman, New York
REC.OLLECTION – REC, Berlin
LEFT POP, Moscow Museum of Modern Art at Petrovka as part of 2nd Moscow Biennale Show, curated by Diana Baldon, Nicola Lees, Georgina Jackson
ON THE FUTURE OF ART SCHOOL – STORE, London
THE SUBJEKIVE OBJECT — Gallery Conrads,
LE NOUVEAU SIECLE — Museum Van Loon, Amsterdam, curated by
LAPDOGS OF THE BOURGOUISIE— Gasworks,
London (travelling to Platform Garanti, Istanbul - Jan 2007)
EAST INTERNATIONAL – Norwich
Gallery , UK
I DONE TO DESERVE THIS – Pawel Althamer, Chris Evans and
Mierle Laderman Ukeles, curated by Alex Farquharson – Cubitt
BUSINESS - Alex Bag, Chris Evans, Matthew Laurette at MoCA Belgrade
SHIFTSCALE – KUMU
Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
IT DIDN'T EXIST YOU'D HAVE TO INVENT IT – The Showroom
GOOGLE EARTH – Academiegalerie Utrecht, The Netherlands
REALLY SHOULD... – The Lisson Gallery, London
BRITISH ART SHOW 6 – (2005—2006) Curated by The
Hayward Gallery, London. Venues: BALTIC, Gateshead touring Manchester,
Nottingham, Bristol, UK (2005—2006)
PRISMS AND SHADOWS – Glasgow Print Studios, curated by Toby
IN THIS COLONY – Fortvijfhuizen, Vijfhuizen, The Netherlands
CRITERIA: SCULPTURE IN 20TH CENTURY BRITAIN - Henry Moore Institute,
ILL COMMUNICATION – Group exhibition at Dundee Contemporary
RADICAL LOYALTY (ongoing) – Commissioned by City
HERE + NOW, SCOTTISH ART 1990-2001– Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen,
organised by Dundee Contemporary Arts
OCTOBER – St Vincent St, Glasgow
THEN THERE IS NO MOUNTAIN, THEN THERE IS – Group exhibition
at Generator, Dundee
ME WE – Group exhibition curated by Transmission Gallery at
Project Space, Athens, Greece
KUNDST IN DER STADT – All Horizons Club project as part of
a group exhibition at Korntheater, Bregenz, Austria (curated by
SNOWBALLING – Group project organised by Elizabeth Price.
Arthur R Rose Gallery, London & Henry Moore Institute (The Special
Collections Room), Leeds
ABSOLUT OPEN – Inverleith House, Edinburgh
DAY OF THE DONKEY DAY – Glen Brown, Caro Bensca, Chris Evans,
Peter Land, Rebecca Warren
Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
DUMMY – Hotel of the Rising Star, New York
SICK VITALISTS – Paul Carter, Kate Gray, Chris Evans, Janice
Intermedia Gallery, Glasgow
UK ARTS BOARD AGENCY – Project assisted by Dot (London) &
Transmission Gallery (Glasgow). Archive exhibited as part of DUMMY
- Diesel@Ltd (Catalyst Arts), Belfast and ‘dot’ (London)
FREE TUTORIALS – An ALL HORIZONS CLUB Project touring the
MUSEUM MAGOGO – Group show curated by Graham Ramsey &
John Beagles - Independent Studios, Glasgow
FAN OF EXAGGERATION – Chris Evans, Sarah Tripp, Alan Michael,
La Companie CIE Gallery, Marseille, France
SEGURIDAD SOCIAL – Royal College of Art, London & Ex-Teresa
Arte Actual, Mexico City
A DEFINITE THING– Waygood Gallery, Newcastle
DUMMY DUMMY – Parks Clothing Ltd, Belfast
FROM HERE – High Street Project Gallery, Christchurch, New
CRYSTAL STATE – Artranspennine98 (Openshaw Benefits Agency
- Manchester, 3 Month Gallery – Liverpool)
ADD NIGHT TO NIGHT – Showroom Gallery, London
REVEREND TODD’S FULL HOUSE – College Green, Belfast
TRONWAY ARTS CENTRE – Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
RIGHT PLACE WRONG TIME FRIEND – Catalyst Arts, Belfast &
Waygood Gallery, Newcastle
SMART SHOW – Transmission Stand, Sollentuna, Stockholm, Sweden
ONE WAY KARMA – 83 Hill Street, Glasgow
18.104.22.168 (video screening) – Artspace, Australian Centre
for Photography, Paddington, Australia
MAXINE'S TITLE GOES HERE — Discussion with Maxine Kopsa for Dutch journal.
MILITANT BOURGEOIS - Publication documenting the
artwork, published by Black Diamond Publishing
MAGNETIC PROMENADE - Published by Studio Voltaire, London
SHIFTSCALE - Catalogue published by KUMU Art Museum,
AND ITS INSTITUTIONS – Includes chapter on Chris Evans’
artworks 1998–2005. Edited by Nina Möntmann, published
by Black Dog, London, January 2006.
BRITISH ART SHOW 6 – Published by Hayward Gallery, London,
METROPOLIS M (magazine/journal) – Feature. Chris Evans &
Ryan Gander in conversation, September 2005.
THIS COLONY – Group exhibition catalogue published by
Stichting Fortvijfhuizen, The Netherlands, May 2005.
(magazine/journal) – ‘The Invisible Collection. Chris
Evans'. Feature by Neil Mulholland, Number 34, Spring 2005.
DOT DOT DOT (magazine/journal) – Artist Pages (Issue 9, February
RADICAL LOYALTY – Publication published by Art Museum of Estonia,
& City Projects, 2005.
METROPOLIS M (magazine/journal) – Feature on Radical Loyalty.
SCULPTURE IN 20TH C. BRITAIN – Group exhibition book published
by the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, 2003.
CORPORATE MENTALITY – Publication edited by John Kelsey and
Aleksandra Mir. Published by Lukas & Sternberg, New York, 2003.
KUNST.EE (magazine/journal) – Artist Page (Autumn 2002 Issue).
GEMINI SCULPTURE PARK – Publication for solo project at Henry
Moore Institute, Leeds, published 2001.
OCTOBER – Catalogue for group public art project, Ed. Karla
HERE + NOW – Catalogue for group exhibition pub. by Dundee
Contemporary Arts, 2001.
ADD NIGHT TO NIGHT – Catalogue for group exhibition at Showroom
Gallery, London, June 1999.
LEAVING TRACKS – Catalogue for group exhibition Artranspennine98
organised by Tate Liverpool & Henry Moore Institute, Leeds,
published by august, 1999.
Reviews– Publications / periodicals
GUARDIAN – 'Art and class: the Arnolfini pictures privilege', Review of Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie, Arnolfini. Laura Allsop. 20 May 2009
METROPOLIS M – "A performance with effects", Mark Beasley. No2-2009 April/May
ARTFORUM.COM – Critics Pick, Review of solo exhibition at Luettgenmeijer, Berlin, April 2008
ART REVIEW — Review of solo exhibition at STORE, London, November/December 2007
FRIEZE — Review of 'Live at Annandale Hotel' by Life Without Buildings, text by Dan Fox, May 2007
FRIEZE — Focus section, 'Chris Evans', text by Andrew Bonacina, April 2007
ART REVIEW - Future Greats Issue, March 2007
FRIEZE - Review of Lapdogs of the Bourgeoisie - Gasworks, Jan/Feb
EXIT – Review of solo exhibition at STORE, London (by Diana
Baldon), May 2005.
– Review of The Rock & The Judge, Juliette Jongma Gallerie,
Amsterdam, April 2005.
– Critics Pick, The Rock & The Judge, Juliette Jongma
Gallerie, Amsterdam, Feb / March 2005.
HET PAROOL – Review of The Rock & The Judge, Juliette
Jongma Gallery, Kees Keijer, 1st February 2005.
FLASH ART – Review of Radical Loyalty, Tramway (Neil Mulholland),
October — November 2003.
ART MONTHLY – Review of Ill Communication, March 2003.
THE LIST – Review of Ill Communication, February 2003.
MATTERS: – Winter – Spring 2003 Edition (interview by
Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt).
FRIEZE – Review of Here + Now, Scottish Art 1990-2001 —
Neil Mulholland (Spring 2002).
NEW STATESMAN – ‘The Security of Sculpture’ (Julian
Stallabrass) — feature on Gemini Sculpture Park (Jan 2001).
SCULPTURE MATTERS – Excerpt interview from Gemini Sculpture
Park project (no. 10, Dec 2000).
ART MONTHLY – Review of ‘Absolut Open’ —
FRIEZE – Review of Hong Kong Island (Padraig Timoney), 1999.
Bourgeois: An Existentialist Retreat', Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam
Text by Alex Farquharson, June 2006
Invisible Collection', Neil Mulholland on Chris Evans, (feature)
Untitled Magazine, London, Issue 34, Summer 2005
This Colony', Fort Vijfhuizen, The Netherlands, (catalogue excerpt)
Texts by Maxine Kopsa & Padraig Timoney, May 2005
& The Judge', Tom Morton on Chris Evans at Galerie Juliètte
Jongma, (review) (pdf)
frieze, London, Issue 90, April 2005
Loyalty', a sculpture park in Estonia, 2002 – ongoing, (publication)
Project documentation, 2005
of Radical Loyalty, Flash Art, 2003 (html)
Security of Sculpture', Julian Stallabrass. Feature on Gemini Sculpture
New Statesman, 2001
UK Corporate Sculpture Consultancy — Will Bradley (html)
Gemini Sculpture Park publication (Henry Moore Institute,