Mark Barker

b. 1983, Hertfordshire, UK. Lives and works in London.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
Mark Barker
Southard Reid, London, UK

2014
Stuart Certain
Laure Genillard, London, UK

2013
Mark Barker
Locomotion, London, UK

2011
Mark Barker
Southard Reid, London, UK

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
The White Shadow
Peles Empire, Berlin, Germany

2015
The Ultimate Vessel
Koppe Astner, Glasgow, UK

Material Art Fair
Curated by Beatriz Olabarrieta
Auditorio Blackberry, Mexico City, Mexico

Primary Care
Julius Caesar, Chicago, USA

2013
Young London
V22, London, UK

Nestbeschmutzer
Southard Reid, London, UK

2012
20 Rue de Jacob, A Salon for Performance and Other Happenings
Galleria Rajatila, Finland

Detroit
LUX Associate Artists 2009-2010, London, UK

2010
Riff Raff
Quaritch, London, UK

2009
Menu
Savoy Café, London, UK

Yes Way
Auto Italia, London, UK

Wallis Gallery Dies and goes to Paradise
Paradise Row, London, UK

2008
The Dark Show
FormContent & The Wallis Gallery, London, UK

Epic
Auto Italia, London, UK

2007                          
For One Night Only
Auto Italia, London, UK

Stick Stamp Fly
Gasworks, London, UK

2005
Members Show
Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, UK

SCREENINGS

2014
Other People’s Lives
Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany

2013
V22, London

2012
Psycho Sexual Objects
Architectural Association, London, UK

2011
OUTPOST Open: Film
OUTPOST, Norwich, touring to E:vent Gallery, London, Grand Union, Birmingham,
Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, UK

2010
SHOULD I STAY OR SHOULD I GO?
A question rehearsed by RUN, CHELSEA Space, London, UK

2008
CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, USA

2007
Flixfest
South London Gallery, London, UK

Another Roadside Attraction
The Griffin, London, UK

SELECTED PRESS

Winter/Spring 16/17         Man About Town, Transformer, Curated by Conor Donlon, p. 408

October 2016            ES Magazine, Meet London's new generation of sensationalists shaking up the art world

May 2015                         Art Review, review, Mark Barker: Southard Reid, London, by Sean Ashton, p. 154

Summer 2015                   A - or - ist, text, Dear child of sorrow - son of misery!., by Naomi Pierce, Issue 1

July 2015                         Elephant, 5 Questions with Hana Noorali and Lynton Talbot, by Emily Steer, online

Autumn 2013                   Art Licks, The Introduction: Mark Barker, by Ian Giles, p. 17

Spring/Summer 2013       Arena Homme +, Tart Tart, photography and artwork by Mark Barker, p. 274

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2014    Young London 2011-2014, V22 and Tiger Books, London

2010    Yes Way, Auto Italia, London

2009     The Book of the Film, Jennifer Bailey, London

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2017
Troy Town Art Pottery, London, UK

2009 – 2010
LUX Associate Artists Programme, London, UK

EDUCATION

2003 – 2007 Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK