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Born 1980.  Lives and works in London, England.                       

Education

2007__MA, Chelsea College of Art

2003__BA, Fine Art, Slade School of Art
______The Art Institute of Chicago

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017__Sculpture (1504 - 2017), Glyndebourne, UK [press release]

2015__Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra - Collaborative Works II, Choi Lager Gallery, Cologne

2013__Sculpture (1504-2013), Churner and Churner, New York
______Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra,
One Canada Square, London

2011__Matthew Burrows & Nick Hornby, The Solo projects, Basel

2010__Atom vs Super Subject, Alexia Goethe Gallery, London [press release]


Selected Group Exhibitions & Events

2017__Contemporary Sculpture Fulmer, Fulmer Contemporary, UK [Press Release]
______I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper ,
Griffin Gallery, London
[Press Release] [Catalogue]

2016__Group Show, Waterside Contemporary, London
______Think Pieces, Cass Sculpture Foundation, UK
______Bright Young Things, David Gill Gallery, London
______Attitudes>Sculpture #1, Eduardo Secci Gallery, Florence

2015__ALAC, Art Los Angeles Contemporary with Anat Ebgi Gallery

2014__The Last Picture Show, Churner and Churner Gallery, NY
______Slipped Gears, Usman Gallery, Bennington College, VT USA
______Eric Fertman and Nick Hornby, Time Equities Building, New York
______Bird God Drone, Commissioned by Two Trees for outdoor presentation in DUMBO, Brookyn, NY

2013__Out of Hand, Materializing the Postdigital, Museum of Art and Design, NY
______Ikono On Air Festival, Ikono, Berlin
______The Fine Line, Identity Art Gallery, Hong Kong [press release]
______Drawing Biennial 2013, Drawing Room, London

2012__Polish Bienalle: Meditations - The Unknown, Poznan, Poland
______Sculptors Drawings, Pangolin, London
______This is London, Shizaru, London

2011__Aggregate, curated by Kathleen Madden, Churner & Churner, New York
______House of the Nobleman: The Return, 2 Cornwall Terrace, London
______Lights Are On But Nobody’s Home, Standpoint Gallery, London
______Non-Objectif Sud, Bortolami Gallery, New York
______Open Prototyping, Eyebeam, New York

2010__Patrons, Muses and Professionals, Eyebeam, New York
______Props, Events and Encounters. British Council, The Hub, Athens, Greece.
______Spitalfields Sculpture Prize Exhibition, Allen & Overy, London
______Sculpture Promenade, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
______Flaming July, Leighton House Museum, London

2009__RPG Residency Exhibition, Mumbai, India
______RBS Busary Award Exhibition, RBS London.
______Walking in Our Mind, Royal Festival Hall / Southbank, London
______West London Studio Project - prologue, London 2012 Olympiad
______The Ghost in the Machine, Visual Dialogues, Tate Triennial, Tate Britain.
______The Voice and Nothing More, Slade Research Centre, Woburn Square, London

2008__Gatti, London Canal Museum, Curated by Brooke Lynn McGowan
______Anticipation, Selfridges, London
______Clifford Chance Sculpure Award, Clifford Chance PLC, London

2007__Future Map 07, The Arts Gallery, University of Arts London
______MA Show Chelsea College of Art, London
______How We May Be, Late at Tate, August, Tate Britain, London
______I Am Your Worst Nightmare, Arnolfini, Bristol
______Late Nights, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
______Late at Tate, February, Tate Britain, London

2006__Digital Space, Showroom Cinema, Sheffield
______Hayward Nights, Hayward Gallery, London
______Arctic Circle, ICA, London
______Arctic Circle, Hayward Gallery, London
______NODE.London, Media Arts London, Slade Woburn Square, London

2003__BA Show, Slade School of Art

 

Prizes, Awards and Residencies

2014__Appointed FRBS. Fellow of the RBS, Royal British Society of Sculptors

2012__Residency, Stone Festival 2012, The Bowes Museum
______Shortlisted permanent commission V&A Cast Court, V&A, London
______Residency, Ceramics, Chelsea College of Art, University of the Arts London.

2011__Residency at, Eyebeam, New York

2010__Awarded RBKC Artists' Professional Development Bursary

2009__Awarded Deidre Hubbard Sculpture Award
______RPG Residency - Institute of Contemporary Indian Art (ICIA House), Mumbai, India
______Selected for 2009 / 2010 AA2A Scheme
______Shortlisted £45,000 Spitalfields Sculpture Prize
______Courvoisier The Future 500, in partnership with The Observer
______RBS Sculpture Bursary Award
______Shortlisted Mark Tanner Sculpture Award 2009, Guest Selector: Cornelia Parker.
2008__Clifford Chance Sculpture Award 2008
2006__BlindArt Prize
2003__University College London Convocation Travel Award


 

Selected Bibliography, Articles & Media

2017__A Very English Affair: Vogue’s Hamish Bowles Attends a Summer Opera Festival in Glyndeboune, Hamish Bowles, Vogue
______Nick Hornby, Sculpture in 2017, Kat Kuch, FWORD Magazine, June 2017
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In Time, The work of Nick Hornby,
Michael Prokopow, Dean of OCAD University, Toronto May 2017

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Looking Sharp, The Times, May 2017
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Monumental sculptures by artist Nick Hornby at Glyndebourne Festival 2017, artdaily.org
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Five Sculptures Shows to see this Spring, Frances Hedges, Town & Country, May 2017
______Eight exhibitions to see, Will Gore, Spectator Life, May 2017
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I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper, The Art Newspaper, Jan 2017
______I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper, Exhibition Catalogue

2016__'Young Bright Things': ten rising stars showcase their skills at David Gill Gallery, Ali Morris, Wallpaper Magazine. Apr 2016
______Larsson & Jennings x Nick Hornby
Film for Larsson & Jennings.
______Exclusive: Larsson & Jennings x Nick Hornby, So It Goes
______CULTURE, A Creative Youthquake in London, Fan Zhong, W Magazine
______Young Bright Things at David Gill Gallery, Fresh approaches to design/art by a hip creative crowd, Kasia Maciejowska, FT

2015__My Highlights from Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2015, Will Kopelman, artsy.net

2014__Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013), Ara H. Merjian, Frieze Magaine issue 162 April 2014,
______Nick Hornby Interview by Johnathan Openshaw, LiP Magazine

2013__Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013), Karen Rosenberg, The New York Times
______Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013), Dr Michael Petry, Huffington Post
______Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013), Margot Maxwell, Horst und Edeltraut
______Nick Hornby. Sculpture (1504-2013), Wall Street International
______Brancusi & Brain Waves: 3-D Printing Goes to the Museum, Stephanie Strasnick. ARTnews
______A Modern Take on Michelangelo's "David" Through the Eyes of a Drone, Lex Berko, VICE Motherboard
______This Pointy Remix of Michelangelo’s David in Brooklyn Was Designed to Be Seen by Drones, Benjamin Sutton, Artinfo
______Two Trees Management Co. announces new public art commission, Brooklyn Daily Eagle
______Deja Vu, Nick Hornby’s eerily familiar art. Jason Farago, Out Magazine, April Issue (download pdf)
______Interview: Nick Hornby and Sinta Tantra Activate One Canada Square in London, Ashley McNelis, Whitewall magazine (download pdf)
______RA Magazine's Pick of the Week: Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra, One Canada Square (download pdf)
______Eyecandy, Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra's Colourful Sculptures, Fan Zhong, W Magazine (download pdf)
______Monocle Culture Interview: Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra by Jack Phillips. Broadcast Jan 28th. (5 minute clip)

2012__Whose Form Is It Anyway? A New Media Curators Notes on Nick Hornby, Omar Kholeif is a writer, editor and Curator at FACT, Liverpool.
______Brutality and beauty, hunger and hybridity. Brooke Lynn McGowan, Art & Architecture Journa, Nov 2012 (download pdf)
______I HEART 3D, Phoebe Crompton, One Stop Arts, Aug 2012
______Uniquely Referential: Nick Hornby, Angelica Pursley, Huffington Post, Apr 2012
______Men at work, Simon Chilvers, The Guardian, June 2012
______Nick Hornby, Love Art London,Crane.tv. Video Interview
______Aggregate (Clare Gasson, Nick Hornby, Connor Linskey), Kathy Battista, The Brooklyn Rail Feb 2012 (download pdf)
______Featuring Nick Hornby, Atelier Mayer, Vanity Fair Hollywood Issue, February 2012

2011__Nick Hornby, Feature, Ampleforth Journal 2011.
______Exhibition: The Return at The House of the Nobleman, London, Brooke McGowan, October 2011
______Feature: Nick Hornby, Sculptor, Creative Life, August 2011
______A New York hotel[...], Sara Staples, Globe and Mail Jun 24 2011

2010__Start in ART, Jack Wakefiedl, The Spectator, A guide to Luxury and Style Autumn 2010, 6th November
______Cultural Life: Nick Hornby, sculptor, Charlotte Cripps, The Independent, Friday, 8 October 2010
______Video: Lifo TV, The Hub, Athens.
______Sculpture as Narrative, Simon Todd, Artnet
______A Drink With: Artist Nick Hornby, Paul Brady, Conde Nast Traveler
______It's a Brancusi... and a Frink, Tom Cheshire, Wired Magazine, July 2010
______Critic's Picks, Kathleen Madden, Artforum.com
______Nick Hornby, Atom vs Super Subject, Dazed Digital, May 2010
______Nick Hornby, Atom vs Super Subject, FAD, May 2010
______Atom vs Super Subject, Martin Herbert 2010
______Nick Hornby, Atom vs Super Subject, Paul Carey Kent
______Artfully Adaptable, The Secret Agent, Financial Times, 30.05.2010
______Classic Treasure, Sculpture Promenade 2010, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Harry Mount. The Spectator, May 2010
______Who to watch in 2010, Evening Standard, 05.01.10

2009__Walking in Our Mind, FAD, August 2009
______Walking in Our Mind, SLAMXHYPE, August 2009
______Courvoisier The Future 500, in partnership with The Observer
______Beyond the pale, Essay by Brooke Lynn McGowan
______Introducing... a new Gormley, Deborah Feldman, ES Magazine, 19.06.09

2008__London’s Got Talent, Ossian Ward, Time Out.
______Best of Britain’s Young Artists in Saatchi Show, Louise Jury, Evening Standard
______Anticipation, Whitehot Magazine
______Lick It, Michael Petry, Catalogue Essay: Gatti, London Canal Museum
______China: Innovation From London, Zhuangshi
______Playing to the Gallery, Giles Morris, The Guardian
______Untitled, after Nick Hornby, Brooke Lynn McGowan
______Joining the Dots, Platform DVD, Live Art Development Agency, London
______Bridging the Gap, Gaynor aaltonen, University of the Arts London Magazine

2007__Future Reflections, Catalogue

2006__In Touch, Interview with Gary O’Donaghue, BBC Radio 4
______More than a Feeling, Peter White, The Times T2
______BlindArt, Mark Drinkwater, The Guardian
______Please Touch the Exhibits, Charlotte Cripps, The Independent
______Critics Choice, Artic Circle ICA, John L Walters, The Guardian

2005__Critics Choice, Herbert, Martin. Time Out
______Sound-Track, Critics Choice. Independent on Sunday
______Raggi, Valentina. On Sound Art, D magazine, La Repubblica, Italy

 



Invited Talks, Panels etc

2017__Tate Britain Presents Queer British Art and Identity, Wilderness Festival, Cornbury Park, Oxfordshire, UK
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_Speakers: Clare Barlow, curator at Tate Britain, Tim Redfern, Nick Hornby & Paris Lees

______Mimesis, Museums, and Markets
, Griffin Gallery, London.
____________Speakers: Luke Caulfield, Gordon Cheung, Nick Hornby, Henry Hudson and Wolfe von Lenkiewicz, Catherine Loewe.

2016__Guest Jury, Architectural Association: Diploma 1. Lily Jencks & Jessica Reynolds

2015__Public Sculpture: From Process to Place, Pangaea Sculptors’ Centre.
Speakers: Sacha Craddock, Ellen Mara De Watcher, Rachel Withers & Alys Williams. Judging panel, The Picton Art Prize, University of the Arts London

2014__Judging panel, The Soho Sculpture Prize, Morgan Lovell
______The Truth About Artists, Art14, London, Speakers: Felicity Hogan, Program Officer,
____________New York Foundation for the Arts Learning; Justin Hibbs, Artist; Russell Martin, Artquest
______Input-->output; the machine logic of labor, Eyebeam, New York.
____________ Speakers: Wyatt Niehaus, Artist; Zachary Kaplan, Curator at Rhizome

2012__FACK Artists Studio Talk, London       

2010__Professional Practice, University of the Arts London
______And there was, Salon Vert, London. Speakers: Ingolv Helland; Nick Hornby (Chair); Steve Rosenthal; Sinta Tantra,;Margarita Trushina
______Interpretation: Theory and Practice, Visual Dialogues & Tate Britain, Norwich Castle Museum
______The Benefits of Risk Symposia, Tate Britain, London

2009__RBS Bursary Winner’s Presentations, RBS, London
______Inside Out, Kettles Yard, Cambridge. Speakers: Charlie Danby, Curator; Brooke Lynn McGowan (Chair); Nathaniel Rackowe, artist; Douglas White, artist

2008__Nick Hornby in conversation with Nick Hornby, Clifford Chance, London



Collections

______Andaz 5th Avenuce NY
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Clifford Chance
______Richard Greer
______David Roberts
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Selfridges
______Sony BMG