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Born 1980.  Lives and works in London, England.                       


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__The Curators’ Eggs, Paul Kasmin, New York, NY__ [Press Release]
______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__Stronger sales and supersize cigarettes, Melanie Gerlis, The Financial Times
______Hornby’s art historical smorgasbord at Glyndebourne, Gareth Harris, The Art Newspaper, 20 July 2017
______‘The Curators’ Eggs’ at Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, Blouin Artinfo, July 2017
______Nick Hornby, Sculpture (1504 - 2017), Joe Hewitt, PYLOT Magazine, Jul 2017
A Very English Affair: Vogue’s Hamish Bowles Attends a Summer Opera Festival in Glyndeboune, Hamish Bowles, Vogue, June 2017
______Nick Hornby, Sculpture in 2017, Kat Kuch, FWORD Magazine, June 2017
In Time, The work of Nick Hornby,
Michael Prokopow, Dean of OCAD University, Toronto May 2017
Looking Sharp, The Times, May 2017
Monumental sculptures by artist Nick Hornby at Glyndebourne Festival 2017,
Five Sculptures Shows to see this Spring, Frances Hedges, Town & Country, May 2017
______Eight exhibitions to see, Will Gore, Spectator Life, May 2017

2016__I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper, The Art Newspaper, Jan 2017
______I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper, Exhibition Catalogue
______'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,

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, 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,
______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, Brooke Lynn McGowan, Miser and Now, August 2009
______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
_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


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