Annual Guest Lecture 2019: Michael Landy
- The Rose Bowl, Leeds Beckett University
- Friday, 8 November 2019
- 6pm in the Rose Bowl Lecture Theatre A, Leeds Beckett University
About the artist
Michael Landy was born in London, UK in 1963, where he lives and works. Landy attended Goldsmith’s College, London, in 1988.
Selected solo and group shows include: Scaled - Down, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, England (2018); Open for Business at the first Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art (2018); DEMONSTRATION, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada (2017-18); Breaking News, Sperone Westwater, New York NY (2017); Breaking News – Athens, Neon/Diplarios School, Athens, Greece (2017); Out of Order, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland (2016); Saints Alive, National Gallery, London, England (2013); Michael Landy: Four Walls, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, England (2013); Art World Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, London, England (2011); Art Bin, South London Gallery, London, England (2010).
Selected public collections include: Tate Collection, London; the Arts Council England; Centre Pompidou, Paris, France; Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, USA; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia; Royal Academy, London; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA. Landy was elected as a Royal Academician in May 2008.
This event is held in the Rose Bowl Lecture Theatre A, Leeds Beckett University. Feel free to meet us at the Institute after the Academic Open Day to walk there as a group, or just meet us there. The Rose Bowl is approximately 7 minutes walk away from the Institute.