Alex Dordoy

Born 1985 in Newcastle, UK
Lives and works in London, UK

Education

2009-2011

MA, De Ateliers, Amsterdam (NL)

2003-2007

BA (hons) Painting/Printmaking, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow (UK)

2005

Undergraduate Exchange, California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles (US)

Awards

2008

Scottish Arts Council, Visual Arts Development Grant (UK)

2005

Fine Arts Exchange scholarship, California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles (US)

2003

Samling Foundation Residency, Kielder Forest (UK)

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017

From Svalbard Soil

The Modern Institute, Glasgow, UK

The moss is dreaming, curated by Tom Morton

Blain | Southern, London, UK

2015

Model T

The Modern Institute, Glasgow, UK

2014

Sleepwalker

Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, Netherlands

Persistencebeatsresistance

Inverleith House, Edinburgh, UK

2013

Caster and Krast Crack Autumn

GRIMM, Amsterdam

I'd planned a cloud but it took me by surprise

ReMap4, Athens, Greece

2012

Alex Dordoy

Christian Andersen, Copenhagen

Alex Dordoy

The Modern Institute, Glasgow, UK

2011

Upstairs of the Modern Institute

The Modern Institute, Glasgow, UK

Demoscene

Hochstrasse 45, Berlin (With Neil Clements)

Psychopomp Counsel

De Aterliers, Amsterdam

2010

Pirates

GRIMM, Amsterdam

Alex Dordoy

Solo for GRIMM, Amsterdam at Art Brussels, Brussels

Young Scottish Painters

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK

2009

Winner

The Modern Institute, Glasgow, UK

2008

Alex Dordoy

Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Black Aspirin

the Project Rooms, Glasgow (with Neil Clements), UK

Alex Dordoy

GRIMM at Art Amsterdam, Amsterdam

Alex Dordoy

GRIMM at Art Brussels, Amsterdam

2007

When we say dive, we mean straight down

Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK

2006

No mans Land

Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK

2005

Reasons to worry

A405 gallery, California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

Future Eaters, curated by Charlotte Day

Monash University Museum of Art, Caulfield East, Australia [forthcoming]

2016

I still believe in miracles

Inverleith House, Edinburgh, UK

What's Up

Soho Revue and Union Club, London

Use/User/Used

Zabludowicz Collection, London

2015

Office Space

YBCA, San Francisco

Wintermute

GRIMM, Amsterdam

Against Automatism

Fused Space, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco

Breakin' Up Is Hard to Do

KARST, Plymouth, UK

THE NOING UV IT

Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway

2014

A merman should I Turn To Be

Laura Bartlett Gallery, London

Huidige Zaken

GRIMM, Amsterdam

Generation: 25 years of Contemporary Art in Scotland

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK

2013

Traces of Life

Wentrup, Berlin (curated by Ariel Roger-Paris)

Remap 4

Kerameikos - Metaxourgeio, Athens, Greece

2012

Recent British painting

GRIMM, Amsterdam

A house leaves: Second movement

The David Roberts Art Foundation, London

Into the surface

Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy

Art Brussels

GRIMM at Art Brussels, Brussels

2011

Look with all your eyes, look

Frith Street Gallery, London

Psychopomp counsel

Offspring De Ateliers, Amsterdam

Picasso in Paris, 1900 - 1907

Museu Picasso, Barcelona, Spain

2010

What you see is where you're at

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK

Alex Dordoy

Generator Projects, Dundee, UK

2008

Neil Clements / Alex Dordoy / Morag Keil

GRIMM, Amsterdam

Autarchy

SWG3 Warehouse, Glasgow, UK

Mamones ready to go!

Norma Desmond Productions, Los Angeles

Art LA

with The Modern Institute/Toby Webster ltd., Los Angeles

Hell-o from Hell-a

Norma Desmond Productions, Los Angeles

2007

The Degree Show 2007

Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK

Natural Geographic

Norma Desmond Productions, Los Angeles

2006

Panoptican event

The Panoptican, Glasgow, UK