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Claire Barclay



Born 1968 Paisley, Scotland. Lives and works in Glasgow

1986-1990 BA Hons Fine Art, Department of Environmental Art, Glasgow School of Art
1991-1993 MFA, Glasgow School of Art

Solo Exhibitions

2007 Fault on the Right Side, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Germany
2006 Ill Gotten Gains, The Station, Bristol (commissioned for the British Art Show 6, Bristol)
2005 Silver Gilt, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
Foul Play, doggerfisher, Edinburgh
2004 Half-Light, Art Now, Tate Britain
2003 Ideal Pursuits, Dundee Contemporary Arts
2002 Some reddish work done at night, doggerfisher, Edinburgh
2001 Welcome For Sea And Game, Bulkhead, Glasgow
2000 Homemaking, Project Space, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Take to the Ground, The Showroom Gallery, London
1999 Claire Barclay, The Modern Institute, Glasgow
1998 Dream Catcher, 200 Gertrude Street, Melbourne
1997 Out of the Woods, Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow
1996 Museum Intervention; site-specific installation, Colonial Room, The Tasmanian
Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart
New Works, Plimsoll Gallery, Centre for the Arts, Hobart
1994 New Works, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

Selected Exhibitions and Projects

2007 Sculpture in the Close, Jesus College, Cambridge
2006 If it didn’t exist you’d have to invent it: a partial Showroom history, The Showroom, London
2005 British Art Show 6, Baltic, Gateshead (touring: Manchester, Nottingham, Bristol)
2004 Dumbreck Marsh Project, Public Art Commission, Kilsyth Scotland
2003 Zenomap, Palazzo Guistinian-Lolin, Venice Biennale 2003
This was Tomorrow, New Art Centre, Salisbury
2002 Howl, Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Australia
Dragon Doll, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow with Christine Borland
Any Where, Centre for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, USA
EU2, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
Early One Morning, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Tra-La-La: British Sculpture in the Sixties (Early One Morning display), Tate Britain, London
2001 Here and Now, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee
The Hoorn of Glasgow, Mariakapel, Hoorn, Holland
Attacking Mud, Glasgow Project Room
G3 NY, Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York
Circles 4, Zentrum fu_r Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe
2000 If I Ruled the World, Part 2, The Centre For Contemporary Arts, Glasgow
The Blue Chamber, Duff House, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Bush Mechanics, collaboration with Australian artist Anne Ooms, Catalyst Arts, Belfast
Museum Magogo; Group exhibition curated by Graham Ramsay and John Beagles, Independent
Studios, Glasgow & Stripp Gallery, Melbourne
Awards and Residencies
2000 Three Year AHRB Fellowship, Glasgow School of Art
1997 Scottish Arts Council Artists Award
Artist in Residence, 200 Gertrude Street, Melbourne
Artist in Residence, Millennium Project, Govanhill
Scottish Arts Council Australian Residency


2007 Fault on the Right Side, Walther König Publishing
2006 Contemporary British Women Artists, by Rebecca Fortnum, published by
I.B. Tauris, London
2005 British Art Show 6, Hayward Gallery Publishing
2004 ‘Half-Light,’ Lizzie Carey-Thomas, Tate Britain
2003 ‘Claire Barclay: Ideal Pursuits’, Dundee Contemporary Arts, ed Katrina Brown
Tom Morton, Dark Matter, Frieze, Nov/Dec
‘Early One Morning’, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London ed Iwona Blazwick / Andrea Tarsia,
2001 ‘Here and Now,’ Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee ed Katrina Brown
2000 ‘Take to the Ground’, The Showroom Gallery, London


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