Mark Wallinger

(British, geb. 1959)

a ist für alles by mark wallinger

Mark Wallinger

A ist für Alles, 2005

installation view by mark wallinger

Mark Wallinger

Installation view, 2005

invitation by mark wallinger

Mark Wallinger


painting the divide (berlin zoo) by mark wallinger

Mark Wallinger

Painting the Divide (Berlin Zoo), 2005

painting the divide (famagusta) by mark wallinger

Mark Wallinger

Painting the Divide (Famagusta), 2005

painting the divide (jerusalem) by mark wallinger

Mark Wallinger

Painting the Divide (Jerusalem), 2005



Born in Chigwell, UK
1977 - 1978
Loughton College
1978 - 1981
Chelsea School of Art, London
1983 - 1985
MA Course, Goldsmith's College, London
Henry Moore Fellowship, British School at Rome
2001 - 2002
DAAD Artists Programme, Berlin
Awarded Honorary Fellowship of the London Institute
Awarded Honorary Doctorate at University of Central England
Awarded Turner Prize
Awarded Honorary Fellowship from Goldsmiths, University of London


Museum De Pont, Tilburg (solo)
Southbank Centre Celebrates Festival of Britain, Southbank Centre, London
Among Heroes: Pre-Images in Contemporary Art, Kunsthalle Nurnberg, Germany
The Big Society, Galerie Valois, Paris
Blink! Denver Art Museum, Colorado USA
Cinema Amnesia, Çanakkale, Turkey
A Horse Walks into a Bar…Castlefield Gallery, Manchester
Face History, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London
Restless Empathy, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, USA
The Beauty of Distance: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age, Biennale of Sydney, Australia


Mark Wallinger, ‘It took a while to earn his trust’, Guardian G2, 21 June
Adrian Searle, ‘Yes, but is it drawing?’,, April
Ben Luke, ‘Surreal World Captured in Perpetual Motion’, Evening Standard, April
Ossian Ward, ‘Turkey: art, war, memory’, Time Out, February
Mark Wallinger, ‘Alte Meister, Von Neuen Geliebt’, Monopol, January
Harry Mount, ‘Turkish Time Travel’, The Spectator, 1 January
Mark Wallinger, Artist’s special, The Guardian, 27 April
Anna Altman, ‘Mark Wallinger’,, May
Alexandra Peers, ‘Mountaintop Art’, The New York Observer, 19 May
Rachel Campbell-Johnston, ‘Mark Wallinger and the big white horse’, The Times, 5 June