Martin Creed

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Martin Creed, Work No. 2563, 2015, plastic bags, 53 x 47 cm / 20 3/4 x 18 1/2 in

Martin Creed, Work No. 2556, 2015, carpet tiles, dimensions variable Martin Creed, Work No. 1701, 2013, digital video, 4 min 16 sec

Martin Creed, Work No. 2553, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 380 x 150 cm / 150 x 59 in

Martin Creed, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2015

Martin Creed, Work No.2314, Everything Is Going To Be Alright, 2015, Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna O Whaiwhetu

Martin Creed, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2015

Martin Creed, Work No. 1636, 2013, balls, dimensions variable

Martin Creed, What’s the point of it?, Installation view, Hayward Gallery, 2013

Martin Creed, Work No. 1877, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 30.5 x 24.5 cm

Martin Creed, Work No. 1110, 2011, emulsion on wall, dimensions variable

Martin Creed, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2012

Martin Creed, Work No. 669, FRIENDS, 2007, neon, flashing, 7 seconds on, 7 seconds off

Martin Creed, Work No. 329, Half the air in a given space, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2004

Martin Creed, Work No. 2556, 2015, carpet tiles, dimensions variable Martin Creed, Work No. 1701, 2013, digital video, 4 min 16 sec

Martin Creed, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2015

Martin Creed, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2015

Martin Creed, What’s the point of it?, Installation view, Hayward Gallery, 2013

Martin Creed, Work No. 1110, 2011, emulsion on wall, dimensions variable

Martin Creed, Work No. 669, FRIENDS, 2007, neon, flashing, 7 seconds on, 7 seconds off

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Martin Creed was born in Wakefield, England in 1968. Between 1986-1990 he studied at the Slade School of Fine Art, London, England. In 2001 he was awarded the Turner Prize for Work No. 227: The lights going on and off. Recent exhibitions include Martin Creed: What’s the Point of It?, Hayward Gallery, London, England (2014) and Martin Creed: Scales, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut (2013).

Martin Creed currently lives and works between London, England and Alicudi, Italy.

 
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Martin Creed, Work No. 2563, 2015, plastic bags, 53 x 47 cm / 20 3/4 x 18 1/2 in

Martin Creed, Work No. 2556, 2015, carpet tiles, dimensions variable Martin Creed, Work No. 1701, 2013, digital video, 4 min 16 sec

Martin Creed, Work No. 2553, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 380 x 150 cm / 150 x 59 in

Martin Creed, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2015

Martin Creed, Work No.2314, Everything Is Going To Be Alright, 2015, Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna O Whaiwhetu

Martin Creed, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2015

Martin Creed, Work No. 1636, 2013, balls, dimensions variable

Martin Creed, What’s the point of it?, Installation view, Hayward Gallery, 2013

Martin Creed, Work No. 1877, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 30.5 x 24.5 cm

Martin Creed, Work No. 1110, 2011, emulsion on wall, dimensions variable

Martin Creed, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2012

Martin Creed, Work No. 669, FRIENDS, 2007, neon, flashing, 7 seconds on, 7 seconds off

Martin Creed, Work No. 329, Half the air in a given space, Installation view, Michael Lett, 2004