Michael Armitage

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  • 1984 Born in Nairobi
  • Currently lives and works in London

Education

  • 2007 Slade School of Art
  • 2010 Royal Academy Schools

Solo Exhibitions

2016

  • Strange Fruit, White Cube, Hong Kong

2015

  • Michael Armitage / MATRIX 263, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
  • Inside the White Cube: Michael Armitage, White Cube Bermondsey, London

2010

  • Royal Academy of Art, London

2009

  • Premiums, Royal Academy of Art, London

Two Person Exhibitions


2013

  • Myth and Market, Studio 1.1, London

Group Exhibitions


2016

  • Imitation of Life: Melodrama and Race in the 21st Century, Home, Manchester
  • Some Are Nights Other Stars, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne

2015

  • Tightrope Walk: Painted Images After Abstraction, White Cube Bermondsey, London
  • La vie Moderne: La 13th Biennale de Lyon, Lyon
  • Painting Is Not Doomed to Repeat Itself, Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York
  • I am, because of you, Yuan Museum, Beijing
  • Michael Armitage, Paul Kneale, Tabor Robak, Palazzo Capris, Turin

2014

  • 100 Painters of Tomorrow, Beers Contemporary, London
  • Tomorrow: London, The South London Gallery, London
  • Tan Lines, The Drawing Room, London

2013

  • The Drawing Room Biennial
  • Connecting Worlds, The Drawing Room UBM Project

2008

  • Ascension, Simon Oldfied, London
  • Frank Suss Collection

Awards

  • 100 Painters of Tomorrow, Shortlist