Richard Deacon
 
Richard Deacon was born in Bangor, Wales in 1949 and lives and works in London, UK. He has a BA from St Martin’s School of Art (1972) and an MA in Environmental Media from the Royal College of Art (1977). He recently had a retrospective at the Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany (2011), while a survey is opening at Tate Britain in 2014. Solo exhibitions include Musée de la Ville de Strasbourg, France (2010), Portland Art Museum, Oregon (2008), PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York (2001), MACCSI, Caracas, Venezuela (1996), Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (1989) and Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (1988). He represented Wales at the Venice Biennale (2007) and has participated in the Venice Architecture Biennale (2012), the Glasgow International (2006) and documenta 9 (1992). He won the Turner Prize in 1987 and the Robert Jakobsen Prize, Museum Wurth, Kunzelsau, Germany in 1995. He was awarded the Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et Lettres by the Ministry of Culture, France in 1996 and made a CBE in 1999.

Exhibitions
 
Walk On By 16 Nov 2012 - 12 Jan 2013
North 14 Mar - 3 May 2008
From Tomorrow 14 Nov 2003 - 10 Jan 2004

Group Exhibitions
On Photography 21 Apr - 27 May 2017
Hansen silketryk 1989 - 2004 20 Aug - 11 Sep 2004
Accrochage 24 Jan - 28 Feb 2000
Ian McKeever / Richard Deacon 22 Oct - 27 Nov 1999
 
Now Here
 
Works
 


Richard Deacon, ghi, 2018, painted and lacquered steel, 150 x 104 x 29 cm


Richard Deacon jkl, 2017, painted and lacquered steel, 179 x 168 x 29 cm


Richard Deacon, Brassy #1, 2012, wood and epoxy with brass, 200 x 115 x 5 cm


Richard Deacon, Let’s call it Rimex, 2012, stainless steel, 79 x 103 x 98 cm


Richard Deacon, Siamese Metal #6, 2012, stainless steel, 185 x 185 x 145 cm


Richard Deacon, North – Tree and Rock, 2007, glazed ceramics, 83 x 98 x 65 cm


Richard Deacon, North – Bluewater, 2007, glazed ceramics, 91 x 93 x 88 cm


Richard Deacon, North – Summer, 2007, glazed ceramics, 74 x 78 x 95 cm


Richard Deacon, North – Fruit, 2007, glazed ceramics, 80 x 107 x 93 cm


Richard Deacon, Docklands #1, 2003, framed C-print with drawing, ink and pencil on paper, 46,5 x 70 cm


Richard Deacon, Dundee #1, 2003, framed C-print with drawing, ink and pencil on paper, 46,5 x 70 cm


Richard Deacon, Dundee #2, 2003, framed C-print with drawing, ink and pencil on paper, 46,5 x 70 cm


Richard Deacon, East Finchley #1, 2003, framed C-print with drawing, ink and pencil on paper, 46,5x70cm


Richard Deacon, Bielefeld #1, 2003, framed C-print with drawing, ink and pencil on paper, 46,5 x 70 cm