Mick Peter

Details

Mick Peter lives in Glasgow, UK.
He is represented by Galerie Crèvecoeur, Paris

Education

PhD

Glasgow School of Art

MFA

Glasgow School of Art

BA

Ruskin School of Fine Art, Oxford

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Workplace, Gateshead, 110%
Galerie Crèvecoeur, Paris (forthcoming, October)

2016

Celine, Glasgow, Those Pesky Kids
Drawing Room, London, Pyramid Selling

2015

Tramway, Glasgow, Pyramid Selling

2014

Galerie Crèvecoeur, Paris, Porcine Lout in the Mirror Lounge
Jupiter Artland, Popcorn Plaza, (part of Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland)
Tramway Hidden Gardens, Almost Cut My Hair, (part of Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland)

2013

SWG, Glasgow, Trademark Horizon

2012

Collective, Edinburgh, Lying and Liars

2011

Grimm, Amsterdam, Tao Foam
Galerie Crèvecoeur, Paris, Two Nots

2010

Cell Projects, London, The Nose: Epilogue
The Changing Room, Stirling, Dr Syntax versus the Paperweights
La Salle de bains, Lyon, The Nose

2009

Galerie Crèvecoeur, Paris, The Lumber Room
Zoo Galerie, Nantes, Harmonielehre

2008

Generator Projects, Dundee, Harmonielehre
Galerie de Multiples, Paris
Glasgow Project Room, Glasgow, Moldenke Fiddles On

2007

Fortescue Avenue/Jonathan Viner, London, Yussopov Park

2006

Transmission Gallery, Glasgow.

2005

Galerie Nomadenoase at Fortescue Avenue/Jonathan Viner, London.

2004

GSS Gallery, Glasgow. They Made Nests Inside Men’s Sunday Hats.

2003

Transmission Gallery, Glasgow. Vathek Print Works.

2002

Collective Gallery, Edinburgh. Decerebrator

Group Exhibitions

2017

Good Press Gallery, From the Author (forthcoming, April)
Drawing Room, Drawing Biennial

2016

Paris Internationale
Domaine départemental de Chamarande, Chamarande, France. Corps narratifs
Galerie 5, Angers, France. Natural Selection
Project Space Plus, University of Lincoln. Micromegas: Vagabond Flux

2015

Maison départementale des Solidarités Espace Pyramide, Athis – Mons, France, Telephone Conversation
Lille 3 University, France, Maison de la Culture de Tournai, Belgium. Micromegas: Vagabond Flux

2014

Sculpture Center, New York, Puddle, pothole, portal
HAB Galerie - FRAC des Pays de la Loire, L’Echo, (a Bruno Peinado project)
FRAC Basse-Normandie, Monument

2013

Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, British British Polish Polish: Art from Europe's Edges in the Long '90s and Today
Galerie Crèvecoeur, Paris, What Are You Going To Do When You Get Your New Arms Put On?
Hab Gallery, Nantes, De Belles sculptures contemporaines
Nottingham Contemporary, The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things (Curated by Mark Leckey)

2012

Domaine départemental de la Garenne Lemot, le jour d'avant (œuvres des Frac Bretagne, Basse-Normandie et Pays de la Loire et du - Musée de la Roche-sur-Yon)
Less is More Projects, Paris, Easy Living
Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin, Entrance, Entrance
Stadtgalerie Mannheim, Who Decides?
Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, Curators Egg
Les Bains-Douches, Alençon, Looping et Boomerang (collection FRAC Basse-Normandie)

2011

L MD galerie. Paris, Les Innommables grotesques.
SMART Projects, Amsterdam, Hypercolon
Le Vent des forêts, France. (public sculpture commission)
Art Brussels, Art in the City
Tramway, GOMA & CCA, Glasgow, The British Art Show 7
The Hayward Gallery, London, The British Art Show 7
White Columns, New York, Keep Floors and Passages Clear

2010

Grimm Fine Art, Amsterdam. Recent British Sculpture
Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery, The British Art Show 7
The Glue Factory, Glasgow, Rubble Stir
Fondation d’entreprise Ricard, Prix Ricard, Monsieur Miroir
Glasgow Project Room, Fizz Up and Dissolve

2010-2015

Goethe Institute Johannesburg, South Africa, X project space, Berlin, Germany, Transformer, Washington, D.C., Cell Project Space, London,
The Company, Los Angeles, blank projects, Cape Town and numerous other venues, Alptraum

2009

Cell Projects, London, The Lobby
Kit, Paris, Kit Second Edition

2008

CAPC, Bordeaux, Insiders pratiques, usages, savoirfaire
LOG, Bergamo, Talking Yoghurt
Domaine Départemental de Chamarande, France. L’Espirit des Lieux, Artistes en Résidence(s),
Galerie Crèvecoeur, Paris, Overlap
Circuit, Lausanne, Tropical Truth
Salon du dessin contemporain, Paris.
Museé d’Art Contemporain Lyon, N’importe Quoi.
Outpost, Norwich, Kunstwerk Bazaar selected by Andrew Hunt.
FIAC, Paris.

2007

Museé d’Art Contemporain Lyon, Freak Show.
Fortescue Avenue/Jonathan Viner, London, Der Ficker.

2006

Workplace Gallery, Gateshead, 1, 2, 3, 4.
Cell Project Space, London. Flim Flam.
Bankley Studios Gallery, Manchester, Down With You.
Liste 06, Basel.

2005

CCA, Glasgow, Like It Matters.
ReEscape, Hamburg with Transmission Gallery.
Fortescue Avenue/Jonathan Viner, London, Open Garden.
Flaca, London. The Thinkables.

2004

The Changing Room, Stirling. The Rings of Saturn.
Frieze Art Fair with Transmission Gallery.
Lothringer Dreizehn, Munich. Spacemakers.
Flaca, London. Universal Outstretch.
Kaiserpassage, Karlsruhe. The Late Escape.
Switch Space, Glasgow. Darling Trees Do You Need Telling?

2003

Galerie Jennifer Flay, Paris. Nursery World.
Musee Departemental de Rochechouart, Rochechouart. Special Dedicace.

2002

Market Gallery, Glasgow. Call For Entry.
Scheming, Edinburgh. This Way Up. (Public art project)

2001

Tramway, Glasgow. Ways of Doing the Night.
Intermedia, Glasgow, Angel Dust.

2000

New Contemporaries, Milton Keynes Gallery, Cornerhouse and Inverleith House.
Collective Gallery, Edinburgh. New Work Scotland

Publications/Press

2017

Torn Drawings Drawings, The Drawer n° 12 – Untitled, 60 pages (ill. coul. et n&b) ISBN : 978-2-84066-955-5 EAN : 9782840669555

2016

Torn Drawings Drawings, Burning Sand volume VI, edited by Sarah Lowndes, distributed by Good Press ISSN 2052-5699
BRITISH BRITISH POLISH POLISH: Art from Europe's Edges in the Long '90s and Today. CCA Ujazdowski Castle. 2 books: in Polish and English;
each 208 x 270 mm, 428 pages. (ISBN 978-83-61156-59-8).
Oliver Basciano, Mick Peter. The Guardian, 15th January.

2015

Skye Sherwin, Mick Peter. The Guardian, 25th April
Moira Jeffrey, Mick Peter – Pyramid Selling. Four stars. The Scotsman, 23rd May
Laura Campbell, Mick Peter – Pyramid Selling, Deceptive and enigmatic exhibition at Tramway challenges the assumptions of its audience.
Five Stars. The List, 27th April

2014

Ken Johnson, The Art of Funny: Cartoon Imagery, Often With an Edge, The New York Times, 10th October
Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland, National Galleries of Scotland/Glasgow Life,Two vols: 168 & 220 pages
(ISBN: 978-1-906270-72-8 & 978-1-906270-71-1)

2013

Art Review Listings Project, Art Review, Issue 65, no. 8, November
La Salle de bains – Depuis 1999, Lyon, Les Presses du Réel, 416 pages (ISBN: 978-2-918388-02-9)
Susannah Thompson, Mick Peter: Trademark Horizon, Art Review, Issue 69 Summer
Moira Jeffrey, ‘Laura Aldridge, Mick Peter, Niall Macdonald’, Scotland on Sunday, 14th April

2012

Mark Sadler, 'Philip Guston /Mick Peter'. Frieze, Issue 151 November-December
Lying and Liars (essay by Isobel Harbison), Collective Gallery ebook
Second Year, Komplot, Brussels, 320 pages (ISBN 978-2-9601207-0-7)
Rong Rong magazine, vol1. No.1 October 2011. As Is Press, Amsterdam

2011

Recent British Sculpture, Grimm Amsterdam, 120 pages (ISBN 978-90-813137-5-9)
2HB, CCA Glasgow
False Flag no. 2. October
The British Art Show 7, Hayward Gallery Publishing, 192 pages (ISBN-10: 1853322865, ISBN-13: 978-1853322860)

2010

Monsieur Miroir, Prix Fondation d’Entreprise Ricard catalogue.
Map Magazine artists’ commission, MAP, #23 Autumn 2010
Arifa Akbar and Jonathan Brown ‘YBAs: the next generation on show’ & ‘Five to Watch’, The Independent, 26th April
Insiders. CAPC Bordeaux and Lyon Presses du Réel, 160 pages (978-2-84066-383-6)
Caroline Soyez-Petithomme, ‘Mick Peter’. Zero Deux, No.53 Spring
Manon Lefort, ‘Le nez de Mick Peter’. Liberation, 9th March

2009

Collective 1984-2009, Revolver VVV, 160 pages (ISBN 978-3-86895-033-5)
N’Importe Quoi. Museé d’Art Contemporain Lyon & Lyon Presses du Réel. , 112 pages (ISBN: ISBN: 978-2-84066-302-7)
Charles Barachon, ‘Mick Peter, La Beauté du Laid’, Technikart, July/August
Harmonielehre, Generator Projects (ISBN: 978-0-9533294-2-7)

2008

Susan Mansfield , ‘Mick Peter, Harmonielehre’. The Scotsman, 14th November

2007

Freak Show, Musée d’Art Contemporain & Lyon Presses du Réel. 160 pages. (ISBN: 978-2-84066-207-5),

2007

Kate Cowcher, ‘Mick Peter’, Map, Summer
Untitled, publication accompanying solo show at Transmission Gallery
Uncle Chop Chop # 3, published by John Beagles and Graham Ramsay

2006

Tom Morton, ‘Mick Peter: Phygrian Bonnets and Dunces Caps; Dice, Cards and Concrete’, Frieze, Focus piece, November
Beck’s Futures 2006, ICA Exhibitions
Matt Price, ‘Starting Up’, Flash Art, October
David Barrett, ‘Flimflam’, Art Monthly, March

2005

John Calcutt, ‘Made in Glasgow’, Map, Winter
Slimvolume, poster publication edited by Andrew Hunt
Jalouse Magazine (Russia), Feature on drawing, No. 43
Catriona Black, ‘Like It Matters’, Sunday Herald, 25th September
Alexander Kennedy, ‘Like It Matters Review’, The List, September
Frieze Art Fair Yearbook
Armpit of the Mole, Fundacion Trenta Quilometres Per Segon, Spain
Uncle Chop Chop,

2004

Ladies Gents, Switchspace Publication
White Collar # 2

2003

Beagles and Ramsay, Gasworks Galley

2002

October, Red Group
Lili Reynaud, ‘What the Fuck is This?’, Zero Deux, no. 23
Uncle Chop Chop, published by John Beagles and Graham Ramsay

2001

Diplomatic Immunity, Hunter College, NY
Angel Dust, published by John Beagles and Graham Ramsay

2000

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2000

Critical/Catalogue Writing/Lyrics

2016

Saâdane Afif, Threads: A Fantasmagoria About Distance, Lyrics Records LP

2015

Text for Frieze Masters 4, Artist’s Artists feature
Schnellerangereichert, Schnellerangereichert/Druckerei Sladovsky Wien CD

2014

Text for Saâdane Afif Là-bas/Ici, Spector Books, (ISBN: 978-3-95905-069-2)

2012

Text for Natalie Czech ,Je n'ai rien à dire. Seulement à montrer, Spector Books. (ISBN: 978-3-940064-40-0)
Text for Bruno Peinado monograph published with Casino, Luxemburg. (ISBN 978-2-919893-87-4)

2011

Text for Saadane Afif, Anthologie de l'humour noir*, Centre Pompidou, Paris (ISBN: 9782844264848 (28442648411))

2010

Text for Book A or MEGACOLON or For & Against Language, Onomatopee, Eindhoven. ISBN: 978-90-78454-52-6

2009

Nathaniel Mellors text for M08 Arte e Investigacion Montehermoso
Rebecca Warren text for Petunia no.1, published by Triangle, France.
Vice de Forme. Text for Saadane Afif at Mehdi Chouakri Gallery, Berlin.
Textes. Paris, Éditions Loevenbruck. (ISBN 978-2-916636-03-0) Daniel Dewar and Vincent Giquel catalogue text.

2008

Frieze, Issue 117. September 2008. Smiling Through My Teeth review. p. 4. ISSN 0962 0672
Frieze (online). May 2008. Rodney Graham Band review.
Frieze, Issue 115. May 2008. Alan Michael review. p. 176. ISSN 0962 0672
Last Thing I Need Is The Shakes, Tony Swain text, Köln, Dumont. 67 pages. (ISBN: 978-3-832 9040-8)

2007

Frieze, Issue 111. Nov-Dec 2007. Torsten Lauschmann ‘Focus’ piece. pp. 152-153. ISSN 0962 0672
Frieze, Issue 110. October 2007. Ian Hetherington and Lynn Hynd review. p. 291. ISSN 0962 0672
Untitled, Issue 41. Spring 2007. Lindsay Anderson review. pp. 6-7. ISSN 0969 9716
Untitled, Issue 40. Spring 2007. Lucy McKenzie review. pp. 22-23. ISSN 0969 9716

2006

Lyrics Textes, Paris, Palais de Tokyo. (ISBN: 2-84711-022-4)
Lyrics Samples and Remixes. Les Editions Mouvement. CD
Frieze, Issue 102. October 2006. Tony Swain review. p. 263 ISSN 0962 0672
Frieze, Issue 98. April 2006. Julian Goethe review. p.161 ISSN 0962 0672
Untitled, Issue 37. Spring 2006. Elizabeth Ogilvie review. p. 70. ISSN 0969 9716
C Magazine, Canada. Issue 89. Spring 2006. Lisi Raskin review.p. 45. ISSN 1480 5472

2005

Untitled, Kim Fisher review. Issue 36. Autumn 2006. p. 65. ISSN 0969 9716
One Million BPM: North. Perez/Peter. Semishigure 2005 CD
Frieze, Issue 93. September 2005. Rachel Harrison review. p. 139. ISSN 0962 0672
Frieze, Michael Stumpf review, March
Andrew Mummery, Jonathan Owen show

2004

No-How, commissioned by the Collective Gallery

2003

Interremoteness For Everyday Life, David Sherry publication commissioned by GOMA, Glasgow

2002

Moodle Pozart, Edinburgh, The Fruitmarket. (ISBN 0947912533).Michelle Naismith catalogue essay.

Residencies

2011

Le Vent des forêts, France.

2009

Domaine Départemental de Chamarande, France

Public Collections

Arts Council England
FRAC des Pays de la Loire
CAPC Bordeaux
Domaine Départemental de Chamarande
Artothèque de Caen
FRAC Basse-Normandie

Awards/Prizes

2014

Glasgow Visual Art & Craft Award

2013

Arts Foundation, Runner up award

2010

Scottish Arts Council, Research and Development Bursary

2010

The Elephant Trust

2010

Prix Ricard, Shortlist

2007

Scottish Arts Council, Creative and Professional Development Grant

2007

Glasgow Visual Artists Grants Scheme award

2003

British Council grant


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