Scott Myles

Born 1975, Dundee; Lives in Glasgow.

Education

1997 BA (Hons) Fine Art, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art
1996 Cornish College of the Arts

Current & Forthcoming

2017 ‘Polygraphs’, Glasgow Museum of Modern Art, Glasgow
  ‘This Way Out’, The Modern Institute, 3 Aird's Lane, Glasgow
  ‘Visual Arts Residency’, Cove Park, Scotland
  ‘White Trash’, Luhring Augustine, Bushwick, New York

Solo Exhibitions

2016 ‘Heal Walls’, Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo
  ‘abc art berlin contemporary’, Station Berlin, Berlin
2015 ‘Spiral Bound’, Meyer Riegger, Berlin
2014 ‘Potlatch’, Maison Lafayette, Paris (in collaboration with Foundation Lafayette)
  ‘Mummies’, The Modern Institute, 14—20 Osborne Street, Glasgow (Part of GENERATION 2014)
  ‘The Meaning of Return’, Mumbai Art Room, Bombay, India
2013 ‘Excess Energy’, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles
2012 ‘This Production’, DCA, Dundee
  ‘YOU’, Meyer Riegger, Berlin
2011 ‘LIRA HOTEL presents Scott Myles’, Sonia Rosso, Turin
2010 ‘ELBABLE’, The Breeder, Athens
  ‘ELBA’, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow
  Upstairs at The Modern Institute Osborne Street, Glasgow
2009 ‘Search and Research’, Projects in Art and Theory, Cologne
2008 ‘We Require a Response’, Meyer Riegger Galerie, Karlsruhe
2007 ‘ASKIT’, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
  OPEN SPACE, Art Cologne, Cologne
  ‘Missing Words’, The Modern Institute, Glasgow at Sadie Coles HQ, London
2006 ‘Grey Matter’, Galleria Sonia Rosso, Turin
2005 Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich
  The Breeder, Athens
2004 ‘HUO I Want to Know Everything!’, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
2003 Galeria Sonia Rosso, Turin
  Galerie Fons Welters, Playstation, Amsterdam
  Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco
  Liste 03, Basel with Galeria Sonia Rosso
2001 The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
2000 ‘See You on the Other Side’, Bulkhead Gallery, Glasgow

Group Exhibitions

2016 ‘Paint Her to Your Own Mind’, Shandy Hall Gallery, Coxwold, England
2015 ‘International Lawns : Field Trip No.7’, Domobaal, London
  ‘Below Another Sky’, British Council, London, British Council touring exhibition. Touring to Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen; Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow
  ‘Devil’s in the Making’, GOMA, Glasgow
  ‘Apparitions: Frottages and Rubbings from 1860 to Now’, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (Touring exhibition. Touring to Menil Collection, Houston (11/09/2015-03/01/2016))
2014 ‘Venir Voir Venir’, Foundation Lafayette, Paris
  ‘Micromegas> Powers of 10’, Pier Art Centre, Orkney
  ‘Discordia’, Patricia Fleming Projects, Glasgow (Part of GENERATION 2014)
  ‘That Petrol Emotion’, Metropolitan Art Society, Beirut
  ‘Traps for Troubadours’, Clark House Initiative, Bombay, India
  ‘Return Journey’, Mostyn, Lladudno
2013 ‘A drawing that illustrates my last show at Meyer Riegger Karlsruhe’, Meyer Riegger Galerie, Karlsruhe
  ‘40/40’, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow
  ‘There Will Be New Rules Next Week’, DCA, Dundee
  ‘Starting Over’, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin
  ‘Every Day’, GOMA, Glasgow
2012 ‘The Medium is the Message: Words in printmaking since the 1960s’, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow (curated by Ben Harman)
  ‘Who Decides?’, Stadtgalerie Mannheim, Mannheim
2011 ‘Tales of the City: Art Fund International and the GoMA Collection’, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow
  ‘Emblem of My Work’, Shandy Hall Gallery, Coxwold, England
  ‘DLA Piper Series: This is Sculpture, Conversation Pieces’, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool (Curated by Philip Treacy)
  ‘Surface Noise’, Jerwood Space, London
2010 ‘In Memory of Painting 8’, Layr Wuestenhagen Contemporary, Vienna
  ‘The Perverse Library’, Shandy Hall Gallery, Coxwold, England
  ‘Le Deuil’, IFF, Marseille
  The Modern Institute, 14—20 Osborne Street, Glasgow
  ‘Languages and Experimentations. Young Artists in a Contemporary Collection’, MART museum, Rovereto
  ‘SUPERNATURE, an exercise in loads’, AMP, Athens
2009 ‘Prose pour des Esseintes’, Karma International, Zurich
  ‘Richard Prince and the revolution’, ProjecteSD, Barcelona (curated by Jonathan Monk)
  ‘Contemporary Scottish Art: New Acquistitions & Loans’, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh
  ‘The Black Page’, Shandy Hall Gallery, Coxwold, England
  ‘The Associates’, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee
  ‘Sculpture Show’, Eastside Projects, Birmingham
2008 ‘Lifting’, Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, Fort Worth, Texas
  ‘Reinvented : Study and Play’, Galerie Jan Wentrup, Berlin
  ‘Blasted Allegories, Works from the Ringier Collection’, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern
  ‘On interchange/Interludes of a collection’, Museum Kurhaus Kleve, Germany
  ‘The Human Arc, Open Eye Club’, Tramway, Glasgow
  ‘The Object is the Mirror (Part II)’, Wilkinson, London
2007 ‘László Moholy-Nagy Scott Myles’, Ancient & Modern, London
  ‘De Gustibus’, Broelmusuem, Kortrijk
  ‘The Object is the Mirror’, Layr Wuestenhagen Contemporary, Vienna
  ‘Lifting. Theft in Art’, Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen
  ‘Hot Rock’, Transmission, Glasgow
  ‘Wild West’, Galerie Gebr Lehmann, Berlin
2006 ‘Image/Text (Permanent Collection)’, Tate Modern, London
  ‘Unborrowed from the eye’, John Connelly Presents, New York
  ‘The Last Generation’, Jousse entreprise, Paris
  ‘Tate Triennial: New British Art’, Tate Britain, London
2005 ‘The Last Generation’, Apex Art, New York
  ‘Theorema’, Collection Lambert en Avignon, Avignon
  Jack Hanley Gallery, Los Angeles
  ‘Photography as/within installation’, Stella Lohaus Gallery, Antwerp
  ‘Solo Show Solo Soul’, Baronian Francey, Brussels (project by Chris Johanson)
  ‘Herald St and The Modern Institute present’, Gavin Brown's enterprise, New York
  ‘Prisms & Shadows’, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow (curated by Toby Paterson)
2004 ‘The Birthday Party’, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh
  ‘Souvenir’, Hotel, London
  ‘Synth’, Kunstraum B/2, Leipzig
  ‘Spacemakers’, Lothringer Dreizehn, Munich
  ‘Genesis Sculpture’, Domaine Pommery, Reims
  ‘Haute Street’, Galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam (with Alan Michael)
2003 ‘The Fragile Underground’, Bartwells Institute, London
  ‘The Moment of Fiction’, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee
  ‘Para..Signs’, Elisabeth Kaufmann, Zurich
  ‘Group Show’, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna (curated by Toby Webster)
  ‘Listening to Judd’, Maes and Matthys Gallery, Antwerp
  ‘17 Reasons’, Public Art Project, San Francisco
  ‘Kontext, Form, Troja’, Secession, Vienna (Young Scene 03)
  ‘Someone To Share My Life With’, The Approach, London
2002 ‘Presence’, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh
  ‘Half the World Away’, Hallwalls CAC, Buffalo
  ‘PRoject SPace’, The Breeder, Athens
  ‘What Will Become of Us’, Tramway, Glasgow (with Fred Pedersen)
  ‘Strike’, Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton (curated by Gavin Wade)
  ‘There is a light that never goes out’, Galerie Sonia Rosso, Pordenone
2001 Arco Art Fair with Transmission Gallery, Madrid
  ‘After Effect’, CAN: Centre d'art Neuch‚tel, Switzerland
  ‘Pandemonium’, Lux Gallery, London
  ‘Knock-Off Knock-Off’, Or Gallery, Vancouver
  ‘The Stray Show’, Seven Three Split, Chicago
  ‘October’, St. Vincent Street, Glasgow (Curated by Karla Black and Katie Exley)
  ‘Senselessness-lessness’, Tramway, Glasgow
  ‘Members Show’, Transmission, Glasgow
2000 ‘Archibald, Campbell and Harley Photography Prize’, Stills Gallery, Edinburgh
  ‘Members Show’, Transmission, Glasgow
  ‘A Very Nice Film Club’, Vilma Gold, London
  Glasgow Art Fair with Transmission Gallery
  ‘Someone, Somewhere’, Project Room, Glasgow
  ‘Tonight’, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
1999 ‘Big Warm Open’, Cambridge Darkroom Gallery, Cambridge
  ‘Accelerated Learning’, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee
  ‘Absolut Open’, Inverleith House, Edinburgh
  ‘White Bear zz’, 78 Roselea Drive, Glasgow
  ‘Museum-a-go-go’, Glasgow Project Room, Glasgow
  ‘Radio Tuesday’, Transmission, Glasgow
  ‘Fields and Rays and Green Numbers’, Transmission Gallery at the Pineapple, Malmo
1998 ‘Monument Valley’, Or Gallery, Vancouver

Solo Screenings

2002 ‘Shadazz 4’, screening at 'Fair', Royal College of Art (VHS edition of 'Evil Eye is Source' (curated by Luke Fowler))

Curatorial Projects

2000 ‘Film Club’, 78 Roselea Drive, Glasgow

Residencies

2016 ‘Andrew W Mellon Research Fellowship’, Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, Virginia, USA
2014 Foundation Lafayette, Paris

Bibliography

Press

2016 Yannis Bournias: ‘Scotia’, Nomas, 6 2016
  Frédéric Bonnet: ‘Some Bodies...’, Nomas, 6 2016
2015 Paterson, Dominic : ‘Ruins Recast’, Performance Research: A Journal of the Performing Arts, 23/06/2015
2014 ‘In Conversation’, Ambit, Issue 217 07/2014
  Myles, Scott: Scott Myles on Ralph Rumney‘..., Tate etc., 31 2014
2012 ‘The Culture Cafe’, Radio Scotland, 24/04/2012
  ‘Just the ticket’, The Herald, 10/04/2012
  Urwin Jones, Sarah: ‘a voyage of rediscovery’, The Herald, 07/04/2012
  ‘City Of Culture’, The Courier, 07/04/2012
  Hazard, Ruth: ‘Scott Myles returns to his home city for first UK solo exhibition at Dundee Contemporary Arts’, Culture 24, 03/04/2012
  Docherty, Anna: ‘Heads Up’, The Skinny, 02/04/2012
  Cattanach, Andrew: ‘Previews’, The Skinny, 02/04/2012
  Jeffrey, Moira: ‘Interview: Scott Myles, artist’, Scotland on Sunday, 04/2012
  Herbert, Martin: ‘Now See This’, Art Review, 58 04/2012
  ‘Scott Myles’, Wave 102, 04/2012
  Trigg, David: ‘Snapshot’, a-n Magazine, 04/2012
  ‘Scott Myles’, STV News, 30/03/2012
  ‘Scott Myles’, BBC News, 30/03/2012
  ‘HITLIST’, The List, 29/03/2012
  ‘Visual Art’, The List, 29/03/2012
  Keiller, Patrick: ‘Beginning of the end, or end of the beginning’, Tate Etc. magazine, 03/2012
  McAdam, Carrie: ‘Arts News’, The Herald, 21/02/2012
2011 Smith, Roberta: ‘Free-For-All Spirit Breezes Into a Vast Art Fair’, The New York Times, 04/03/2011
  Farrell, Aimee: ‘LAST WORD’, Vogue, Number 2550, Volume 177 02/2011
  Lowndes, Sarah: ‘Slow Dazzle’, Spike Art Quarterly, 02/2011
2010 ‘AB-BE-CE-DA-RIO’, Mousse Magazine, 2010
  Carr, Adam: ‘Lives and works - Jonathon Monk’, Spike Art Quarterly, Number 26 2010
2009 Casey, Mona, Tatham, Joanne, O'Sullivan, Tom: ‘Q&A’, Map, Issue 19 30/09/2009
  ‘Myles, Scott, Conversation on Radio Scotland with Clare English and Moira Jeffrey’, Radio Scotland, 17/03/2009
  Brown, Helen: ‘A Proud Association’, The Courier, 16/03/2009
  Tagliafierro, Marco: ‘Sullying the Concept’, Mousse, Issue 17 02/2009
  Gottelier, Luke, Thorpe, David, Upritchard, Francis,: ‘The Fragile Underground’, Bart Wells Institute, No.1 - No.8 2009
2008 Hubel, Michael: ‘Eine Frage deer Wasserwaage’, BNN, 10/10/2008
  Reindl. Uta M.: ‘On Interchange’, Kunstforum International, Issue 191 05/2008
  Lowndes, Sarah: ‘Scott Myles focus’, Frieze, Issue 113 03/2008
  Haberer, Lilian, Regina Barunke: ‘UNLIKE PAIRS’, Map, Issue 14 2008
2007 Mottram, Jack: ‘It’s a case of plastic fantastic in this curious display’, The Herald, 28/09/2007
  Gale, Iain: ‘Conceptualism On The Clyde Is Myles Better’, The Scotland On Sunday, 16/09/2007
  Kennedy, Alexander: ‘Hot Rock’, The List, Issue 569 15/02/2007
  Mangione, Norma: ‘Scott Myles’, Flash Art Italia, Volume 40, Number 262 02/2007
  Linklater, Magnus: ‘A Remarkable Discovery’, The Scotland On Sunday, 14/01/2007
  Vincentelli, Alessandro: ‘Scott Myles, (monograph review)’, Map, Issue 12 2007
2006 Gili, Angiola Maria: Con l‘ispirazione rivolta a Sterne, La Stampa, 22/12/2006
  Gavin, Francesca: ‘Generation Transmission’, Art Review, Issue 01 07/2006
  Myles, Scott: ‘OP ART’, The Guardian, (Printed Matter Project) 08/04/2006
  Smith, Laura: ‘Best of British’, The Independent, 01/2006
2004 Johnston, Ian: ‘Tate swoops for Scots’ art works’, The Scotsman, 16/10/2004
  Akbar, Arifa: ‘Tate turns to Scottish artists for ‘interesting and daring’ creations’, The Independent, 15/01/2004
2003 Bertola, Chiara Oliveri: ‘Scott Myles’, Tema Celeste, Issue 99 2003
  Herbert, Martin: ‘Scott Myles, Frieze Art Fair Yearbook 2003-4’, Frieze, 2003
  Hunt, Andrew: ‘Someone to Share my Life With’, Untitled, 2003
2002 Clark, Robert: ‘What Will Become Of Us’, The Guardian Guide, 31/08/2002
2001 Jeffrey, Moira: ‘October’, The Herald, 12/10/2001
2000 Lowndes, Sarah: ‘Archibald Campbell Prize’, The Metro, 14/12/2000
  Jeffrey, Moira: ‘Film Club’, The List, Issue 386 11/05/2000
1999 Myles, Scott, Harvey Dingwall: Scott Myles and Harvey Dingwall: Interview and Artists’ Project, Product Magazine, (Printed Matter Project) 30/11/1999
1998 Findlay, Judith: ‘Suburban Affair’, Flash Art International, Number 198 01/1998

Exhibition Reviews

2016 Herbert, Martin: ‘Scott Myles, Spiral Bound’, Art Review, Vol 68 01/2016
2014 ‘10 to See‘, Aesthetica, Issue 60 08/2014
2013 Rice, Katie: ‘Revews‘, The Skinny, 10/09/2013
  Clarke, Chris: ‘Reviews Exhibitions - Dublin Round-up‘, Art Monthly, 369 09/2013
  Jeffrey, Moira: ‘Exhibition review‘, The Scotsman, 27/07/2013
  Jeffrey, Moira: ‘Art: Laura Aldridge| Mick Peter| Niall Macdonald‘, Scotland on Sunday, 14/04/2013
  North, Katie: ‘Starting Over‘, Enclave Review, 2013
2012 Mansfield, Susan: ‘Dundee‘s Myles, better‘, The Scotsman, 31/05/2012
  Cooper, Neil: ‘Scott Myles: This Production’, The List, 24/05/2012
  Clark, Robert: ‘Exhibition‘, Guardian Guide, 21/04/2012
  Cosgrove, Jennifer: ‘Art Exhibition‘, The Courier, 13/04/2012
  ‘Review’, Art Review, 04/2012
2010 Cairns, Steven: ‘Scott Myles, ELBA Review, Glasgow Print Studio‘, Frieze, 134 10/2010
  Kotze, Talitha: ‘Scott Myles: ELBA Review, Glasgow Print Studio‘, The List, 661 22/07/2010
  Smolik, Noemi: ‘Search and Research review, Project in Art and Theory, Cologne‘, Artforum International, 02/2010
2009 Bartelik, Marek: ‘Richard Prince and the Revolution’, Artforum, 09/2009
  ‘Star graduates share a cut and paste approach’, The Herald, 04/2009
  Cooper, Neil: ‘The Associates‘, The List, 04/2009
  Mulholland, Neil: ‘The Associates‘, Art Review, 2009
2008 Sherwin, Skye: ‘Scott Myles: Missing Words’, Art Review, 20 03/2008
2007 Vincent, Martin: ‘Scott Myles: ASKIT‘, The Metro, 24/09/2007
  Kennedy, Alexander: ‘Scott Myles: ASKIT’, The List, 20/09/2007
2006 Barrett, David: ‘Tate Triennial‘, Art Monthly, Number 296 05/2006
  Hammonds, Kit: ‘tate triennial‘, Tema Celeste, 115 05/2006
  Esson, Graeme: ‘Art school makes mark at the Tate‘, BBC Scotland News (Online), 22/02/2006
2000 Mahoney, Elisabeth: ‘Absolut Open’, Art Monthly, Numer 233 02/2000
1999 Mahoney, Elisabeth: ‘Absolut Open‘, The Guardian, 22/11/1999

Publications

2015 Spiral Bound, Meyer Riegger, Berlin
2010 A Full Stop: The Shandean: An annual volume devoted to Laurence Sterne and his works, The laurence Sterne Trust, Amsterdam
2009 Compass in Hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection, The Harvey S. Miller Associate curator in the Department of Drawings, with Cornelia Butler, The Robert Lehman Foundation Chief curator of drawings, MOMA, New York
2008 The Radical Everyday. Scott Myles and Henrik Olesen: Shapes of Boredom and Control, MAP, Dundee (Printed Matter Project)
2007 STUFF AND NONSENSE, de Appel, Amsterdam
2006 Tiffany, Parabol, Vienna (Printed Matter Project)
2003 Social Sculpture, Art Performance and Music in Glasgow, STOPSTOP, Glasgow
2002 Strike, Alberta Press, London
  Untitled (Bottle Project), Greylodge, Dundee, DCA, Dundee (Printed Matter Project)
  We Belong To You Thrushgrove Memorial Study Room, in Royston Road Parks, The Royston Road Project, The Centre, Glasgow (Printed Matter Project)
1998 British Mythic, British Mythic, Glasgow (Printed Matter Project)

Exhibition Publications

2012 Scott Myles: This Production, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee
2011 Surface Noise, Jerwood Charitable Foundation, London
2010 Languages and Experimentations, Silvana editoriale, Milano (In Italian and English)
2009 Sculptur Show, Eastside Projects, Birmingham
2008 Blasted Allegories: Works from the Ringier Collection, JRP|Ringier, Zurich
  On interchange/Interludes of a collection, Freundeskreis Museum Kurhaus und Koekkoek-Haus Kleve, Kleve
2007 Scott Myles, JRP|Ringier, Zurich
2005 Scott Myles, The Breeder, Athens
  Un collection privee en Italie, la collection d'Enea Righi, Collection Lambert en Avignon, Avignon
2004 Genesis Sculpture, Experience Pommery #1, Beaux Arts SAS, Paris
  SYNTH: 10 Artists from Glasgow, Kunstraum B/2, Leipzig
2003 TRIGGERTONIC. TV, Secession, Vienna (Printed Matter Project)
2002 Pandemonium, Biennial of Moving Images, The Lux Centre, London
  Presence, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh
  Scott Myles, Alberta Press, London
2001 October, St. Vincent Street, Glasgow