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Geboren 1969 in London | Born in 1969 in London
Lebt und arbeitet | lives and works in London

MA Fine Art, Central Saint Martins School of Art & Design, London

BA (Hons.) Fine Art: Painting, Chelsea School of Art & Design, London

Einzelausstellungen (Auswahl) I Solo Exhibition (Selection)

The Archipelago of Contented Peoples: Introduced Species, Mount Stuart, Isle of ButeThe Archipelago of Contented Peoples: Endurance Groups, The Common Guild, Glasgow 

Der Überlebensinstinkt, Kimmerich, Berlin

Centre D'Art Contemporain Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
The Fictional Pixel and The Ancient Set, NO.5, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen
The Noing Uv It, curated by Martin Clark and Steven Claydon, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen

Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, München
David Kordansky, Total Social Objects, Los Angeles

Rat. Pearl. London. Onion, Sadie Coles, London
Culpable Earth, firstsite, Colchester

Twickenham Garden, Kimmerich Gallery, New York
Mon Plaisir…Votre Travail, La Salle de Bains, Lyon

Trom Bell To The Bow Draps, HOTEL Gallery, London

David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles
The Ground is Good, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, München
The Fifth Dimension, curated by Andrea Bellini, Artissima, Turin
Two Times New Horizon, Galleria Massimo de Carlo, Mailand

The Ancient Set and The Fictional Pixel, Film Installations and Performance, Serpentine Pavillion, London
Osram and Omar, Hotel, London
The Ancient Set, International Project Space, Bourneville, Birmingham
A & not A, Galerie Dennis Kimmerich, Düsseldorf

New Valkonia, David Kordansky, Los Angeles

Courtesy Of The Neighbourhood Watch, White Columns, New York
The Glidded Baum, Art Statement, Art Basel 37, Switzerland

All Across The Thready Eye, Galerie Dennis Kimmerich, Düsseldorf
Fear of a Planet, HOTEL, London

The Third of the Third, Hoxton Distillery, London

Five works in lieu of a particle accelerator, installation with Neil Chapman, Greengrassi, London

Gruppenausstellungen und Events (Auswahl) I Selected Group Exhibitions and Events

The Persistence of Objects, curated by The Common Guild, Glasgow, Lismore Castle Arts, Lismore, Ireland
One Day, Something Happens: Paintings of People: A Selection by Jennifer Higgie from the Arts Council Collection, Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds, UK; Nottingham Castle, Nottingham, UK, Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda, Ireland, The Atkinson, Southport UK; Towner, Eastbourne, UK

Period Room, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
Artists' Fim Club, ICA, London (film screening and Q&A) ICA Artists' Moving Image Network: Steven Claydon, Cornerhouse, Manchester

2013 Winter Show/Exposition d'Hiver, Marc Jancou Contemporary, New York, NY
*Repertory, One Torino, curated by Gary Carrion-Murayari, Palazzo Cavour, Turin, Italy
Assembly: A Survey of Recent Artists' Film and Video in Britain 2008–2013, Tate Britain, London, England Aquatopia, Notthingham Contemporary, Nottingham, England; Tate St Ives, St Ives, England Busted, High Line Commission, various locations on the High Line, New York
Indifferent Matter: From Object to Sculpture, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
Transmitter/Receiver: The persistence of collage from the Arts Council Collection, Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Cumbria

Unlimited Bodies/Corps Sans Limites, Palais d'Iéna, Sìege du Conseil économique, social and environnemental, Paris
Soundworks, Institut of Contemporary Art, London
Im Raum des Betrachters, Skulptur der Gegenwart aus der Sammlung Moderne Kunst, Pinakothek der Moderne, München
Various Stages – Bedingte Bühnen, Kunsthaus Dresen
"This This Monster This Things", Focal Point Gallery, Southend Central Library, Southend-on-Sea
Transmitter/Receiver: The persistence of collage from the Arts Council Collection, The New Art Gallery Walsall; Usher Gallery, Lincoln
The Dan Cox Library for the Unfinished Concept of Thingly Time, Cubitt, London

Classics, Carlson, London
Thr Keno Twins 5, Barriera, Turin
The Profane Myth, The Literary & Philosophical Society and the Mining Institute, Newcastle upon Tyne
The Strawberry Thief, curated by Jeremy Deller, The Fine Art Society, London
Transmitter/Receiver: The persistence of collage from the Arts Council Collection, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Middlesbrough
Something in the Way, LIAF 2011, Kabelvag, Norwegen
We Will Live, We Will See, The Zabludowicz Collection, London
Secret Societies. To Know, To Dare, To Will, To Keep Silence, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt; CAPC de Bordeaux, Bordeaux
British Art Show 7: In the Days of Comet, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow
Time Again, Sculpture Center, New York
Savage Messiah, Rob Tufnell, London
British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet, Hayward Gallery, London; Glasgow; Plymouth
Drawing 2011 – Biennial Fundraiser, The Drawing Room, London
The Keno Twins 4, Villa Merkel & Bahnwärterhaus, Esslingen
The Geneva Window, The LAB, Dublin

Alexandra Bircken, Carol Bove, Steven Claydon, Kimmerich, New York
Rive Gauche/Rive Droite, organized by Marc Janou, Paris
At Home/Not at Home, Works from the Collection of Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annadale-on-Hudson
HEAD, The Approach, London
Newspeak: British Art Now, The Saatchi Gallery, London
Goldene Zeiten, Haus der Kunst, München

Newspeak: British Art Now, The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
Alejandro Jodorowsky's 'Dune'. An exhibition of a film of a book that never was, The Drawing Room, London:
under construction: cargo manifest: Bayerische Staatsoper: under construction-Container auf dem Marstallplatz, Munich
Le Sang d'un poète, Frac des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou
The Dark Monarch, Tate St.Ives, Cornwall
Remote Memories, KAI 10 Raum für Kunst, Düsseldorf

Novel, Bibliothekswohnung Anna-Catherina Gebbers, Berlin
The Ancient Set, Serpentine Gallery Pavilion, London
Busan Biennial, Busan, South Korea
In Geneva No One Can Hear You Scream, Blondeau Fine Art Services, Geneva, Switzerland
Steven Claydon, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Olivier Mosset, Diego Perrone, Odilon Redon, Jim Shaw - Homage to Modern Art, Galleria Massimo de Carlo, Mailand
Heroes and Villians, Marc Janou Contemporary, New York

Strange Events Permit Themselves the Luxury of Occurring, curated by Steven Claydon, Camden Arts Centre, London
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, München
Sympathy For The Devil, Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967, Museum Of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Nueva Dimension, Hats Plus, London
Old School, Hauser and Wirth Colnaghi, London, travelling to Zwirner and Wirth, New York
Come Into The Open, Opening Exhibition Projekt 0047, Oslo
Pale Carnage, Arnolfini, Bristol
Gallery Swap, Hotel at Guido Baudach, Berlin

The Metal Bridge, Sorcha Dallas, Glasgow
Deep Into That Darkness Peering, Galerie Kamm, Berlin
Rings of Saturn, Tate Modern, London
Dereconstruction, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, curated by Matthew Higgs
Keep Passing The Open Windows Or Happiness, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Köln
Statements, Art Basel, Basel
Ossian Ward, Steven Claydon, a hybrid history of the avant-hard, The Art Newspaper,
Basel, June 14
Writing the Strobe, Curated by Andrew Hunt, Dicksmith Gallery, London

Time Lines, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westphalen, Düsseldorf
Flies Around the Fury Flotsam, Curators Space, London
Odiseado Tra Tempo, Peter Kilchmann Galerie, Zürich
Jack too Jack, live performance, Portikus, Frankfurt
Paris – Londres: Le Voyage Interieur, Espace Electra, Paris, curated by Alex Farquharson
Jack too Jack, live performance, Inverleith House, Edinburgh
Even a Stopped Clock Tells the Right Time Twice a Day, ICA London
Jack too Jack, live performance, Rio Cinema, London
Post no Bills, White Columns, New York
Clouds of Witness, Islington Town Hall, London
From Earth, film, Light Box, Tate Britain, London
Remixed Water, live performance, Manchester

Shades of Destructors, live performance, Prince Charles Theatre, London
Shades of Destructors, live performance, Gavin Brown Enterprise, New York
Shades of Destructors, live performance, Humanist society, London
Live web-cast of sculpture at Show studio
The Last Supper, Group show, Hoxton Distillery, London
Remixed Water, remix collaboration with Lawrence Wiener and Ned Sublet
In The Gathering Darkness, contribution with Neil Chapman for 'The Poster The Show
1,2,3..., group exhibition Hoxton Distillery London

Nibs. Group show curated by Steven Claydon, Hoxton Distillery, London
R.I.P. photographic contribution with Neil Chapman for the Box of the Uncanny, a multiple produced by Christine Walter, München
Strange Greeny from The Sum of the Earth, video screening at Kunstwerk, Berlin
The Sum of the Earth, exhibition of sculpture, installation, video and sound, with Neil Chapman, Hoxton Distillery, London

Grey Field Bulge/Tin Foil Blanket, contribution with Neil Chapman for The Poster The Show
+1, group exhibition Hoxton Distillery London

Stepped Series In Response To A Nothing, contribution with Neil Chapman
The Poster, The Show, The Hoxton Distillery London
It Grows Away, collaboration with Neil Chapman, The Hoxton Distillery London
Loud Like Nature, ADD N TO (X), installation and video, La Box, Borges

One Geocrab, film screening as part of Night Stop Cinema, The Week of Small Miracles, London

The Opposite of a Good Idea, performance with Neil Chapman, Inventory, Volume 3, issue 2, launch, Guy's Hospital London
ADDING N TO (X), installation and performance, February and April, Villa Noailles, Hyeres

Its A Curse Its A Burden, video installation in group show curated by Glenn Brown, Approach Gallery, London

Shrimp-Ice Briefing, Live Arts Event, collaboration with Neil Chapman, ICA, London SW1, 30/5
ADD N TO (X) Dinner Music for Electronic Quartet, ICA London
Live performance of group composition to the film, Paper Moon, in collaboration with Barry Adamson, Nick Cave and Pansonic, Royal Festival Hall, London

City Of Gold, Mister Chicks, Peripheral Visionary, Group Show, Eindhoven, curated by Colin
and Lowe and Roddy Thompson, Holland, May

Öffentliche Sammlungen / Public Collections

Tate Gallery, London
Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany



Steven Claydon

Silkscreen, 4 pieces
79 x 55 cm

Steven Claydon

The passage of differentiated substance (bartmann), 2012
Ceramic, wicker, Formica, acrylic, powder coated steel, copper, poyurethane foam, hessian, string, peacock feathers, rubber mat rubber, wood, brass
178 x 200 x 400 cm

Steven Claydon

Hebdomeros, 2010/2013
Etched and enamelled patinated bronze
76 x 76 cm

Steven Claydon

Rendered trans-substance (hound), 2013
Anodised aluminium, bronze, laminated wood, cement, rubber mat rubber
162 x 50 x 50 cm

Steven Claydon

Synthesiser (negative affirmative), 2013
Digital print on wood, perspex
200 x 120 x 10.5 cm

Steven Claydon

Sospiro (Doppelgänger pony-tank), 2013
Resin, mastik, emergency air canister, brass, laminated wood
162 x 60 x 30 cm

Steven Claydon

Mixed media: Steel, paint, wood, Buckram, aluminium, brass, hair,  ceramic, plastic, cement, iron, steel
173 x 101 x 101 cm