- Vong Phaophanit
- Collaborative Work
- Claire Oboussier
Born: 1961, Savannakhet, Laos
Lives and works in London, UK
Ecole des Beaux Arts, Aix en Provence, France
‘All that’s solid melts into air’ (Karl Marx)’ Video installation. The Light Box, Tate Britain.
Topography Of Dreams commissioned installation work for Birmingham Festival (in collaboration with Claire Oboussier).
Centre for Drawing, Wimbledon School of Art, London.
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London.
Atopia, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, London.
Atopia, DAAD, Berlin.
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London.
Phaophanit and Piper, Touring Exhibition: Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham; Site Gallery, Sheffield; Cambridge Darkroom, Cambridge; and The Minories, Colchester (catalogue).
Neon Rice Field, (Turner Prize exhibition), Tate Gallery, London (catalogue).
tok tem dean kep kin bo dai (what falls to the ground but can’t be eaten), Ikon Gallery, Birmingham.
tok tem dean kep kin bo dai (what falls to the ground but can’t be eaten), Chisenhale Gallery, London (catalogue).
In the shadow of words, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol.
TSWA, Four Cities Project, Owls during the day, foxes at night, Plymouth (catalogue).
Just A Moment, Fragments, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff
Just A Moment, Tea Ceremony, Spacex Gallery, Exeter
Acqua Pittura, Espace Sextius, Aix en Provence
‘Outside In’, SW1 Gallery, London. UK
'Unreal Asia', 55th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany.
The Tropics, the National Gallery of Cape Town. South Africa.
tok tem dean kep kin bo dai (what falls to the ground but can’t be eaten), Tate Britain’s New Acquisition show. Tate Britain. London
The Tropics, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany.
Neon, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK.
Turner Prize A Retrospective 1984-2006, The Tate Britain, London, UK.
Inspiration to Order Winchester Gallery, Winchester School Of Art, Wimbledon College of Art, London, UK. California State University, Stanislaus, USA.
Thermocline of Art, New Asian Waves. ZKM, Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany.
The Quiet in the Land, Luang Prabang, Lao PDR.
The 6th Gwangju Biennale, South Korea.
The Animators, Arts Council Touring Exhibition
Void, Derry, N. Ireland.
Shangnghai Bienale, China.
Process of Renewal, Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
Commission at the Asia Society, New York, USA.
East of Eden, Spacex Gallery, Exeter, UK.
Double Vision, Galerie für zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany.
Third Asia-Pacific Triennial, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia.
From There to Here – Art from London, Konsthallen Göteburg, Sweden.
Crossings, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada (catalogue).
Johannesburg Biennale, South Africa (catalogue).
Pictura Britannica, British Council, Sydney, Australia (catalogue).
From Light, Richard Salmon, London; Spacex Gallery, Exeter, UK.
Inclusion:Exclusion, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, Austria (catalogue).
De Appel, Amsterdam (catalogue).
Weltkunst Collection, The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Republic of Ireland.
Loss and Renewal, Honiton Festival, Devon, UK.
From beyond the pale, The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Republic of Ireland (catalogue).
Cocido y Crudo, Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain (catalogue).
Prospect ‘93, Frankfurt, Germany (catalogue).
Four Rooms, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK (catalogue).
Sonsbeek 93, Arnhem, Netherlands (catalogue).
Aperto, Biennale di Venezia, Italy (catalogue).
Ha-Ha, Killerton Park, Devon, UK (catalogue).
Molteplici Culture, Rome, Italy (catalogue).
Shocks to the System, Arts Council Collection Touring Exhibition,
Royal Festival Hall, London; Northern Centre for Contemporary Art, Sunderland; Ikon Gallery, Birmingham; Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff; Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter; City Museum and Art Gallery, Plymouth; Maclaurin Art Gallery, Ayr (catalogue).
From Moment to Moment, Cambridge Darkroom, Cambridge, UK.
The British Art Show 1990, McLellan Galleries, Glasgow; Leeds City Art Gallery; Hayward Gallery, London, UK (catalogue).
Ouverture Internationale, Bergen Kunstfroening, Norway.
Ouverture Internationale Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Urban Firefly, winner of the ICE Public Art Project, Toronto, Canada.
Light Veils, a large scale permanent light installation for the regeneration of Weymouth Esplanade. Weymouth.
Weir, Finalist in the Pier 27 Public Art Project. Toronto, Canada.
Coronium, a large scale light installation for Kilden, The New Performing Arts Centre, Kristiansand, Norway.
Mute Meadow, ‘Foyle Public Art Project’ Derry, Northern Ireland. In collaboration with Claire Oboussier.
Winning artists for Canopy of Light Public Commission for the new Woolwich Squares in collaboration with Gustafson Porter and art consultants Modus Operandi – Greenwich Borough Council.
Light Curtain, Public Commission for the new Hull Truck Theatre building, Hull. In collaboration with Claire Oboussier.
Commission for the Olympic Energy Centre buildings, London. In collaboration with Claire Oboussier and architects John McAslan + Partners.
Northern Light, commissioned work for the C4 Big Art Project. In collaboration with Claire Oboussier.
All the world is two, commissioned public sculpture for Broadmead development, Bristol. In collaboration with Claire Oboussier.
Vocal Chords, Sculpture commission for Thomas Tallis School, Greenwich, London. With Modus Operandi Art Consultants. In collaboration with Claire Oboussier.
Bay Windows, in collaboration with Claire Oboussier, neon installation commissioned by Canterbury City Council as part of ‘Sparks – ‘Make it Real’ cultural programme.
Life Lines, Pier Hill Commission, public sculpture (in collaboration with Claire Oboussier), Southend City Council with Commissions East Art Consultants.
Ash and Silk Wall, permanent sculptural commission for Kirkpatrick and Lockhart, Washington DC.
Outhouse, permanent sculptural commission for Liverpool Housing Action Trust, Guinness Trust. Liverpool.
Residency and Commission The Quiet in the Land, Luang Prabang, PDR Lao, curated by France Morin.
Pipe dream, in collaboration with Claire Oboussier, public sculpture commissioned by Modus Operandi Art consultants for City and Islington College, London.
Poole Harbour, Consultant Artists (with Claire Oboussier) for streetscape for the Redevelopment of Poole Harbour with architects/landscapers B+B Small Global.
Field of Labels, Scottish National Park, Loch Lomond, Scotland.
Bath City Centre/Spa Redevelopment Project, in collaboration with Nicholas Grimshaw & Partners Architects.
Residency at The Centre for Drawing, Wimbledon School of Art, London.
Field of Rods, McKinsey Commission for 30 Kensington Church Street (now on display at Cass Sculpture Park).
Skylines, Forestry Commission, ‘Sculpture at Tyrebagger’, Aberdeen, Scotland.
Scan, film in conjunction with dance performance choreographed by Rosemary Butcher in collaboration with Claire Oboussier and Greg Pope.
Azure Neon Body, outside sculpture commissioned by Sculpture at Goodwood Collection.
Line Writing, Purchased by The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin.
Ash and Silk Wall, Greenwich Thames Barrier Park Project, London, sculpture commissioned by Greenwich Borough Council and Public Art Development Trust (catalogue and book).
Member of the board of Trustees of Spike Island, Bristol.
Award winner of the Art and Work Award 2002 for site-specific work with Gensler Architects.
RSC Award, collaboration between artists and architects, Museum of Slavery, Hull.
Residency. The Centre for Drawing. Wimbledon School of Art, London
Shortlisted for the Paul Hamlyn Prize.
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst Berliner Künstlerprogramm (DAAD) Scholarship Berlin.
Purchaser for the Arts Council Collection.
Shortlisted for the Turner Prize.
Member of the Advisory Panel for the Art Projects Committee at the Arts Council of Great Britain and the Greater London Arts Association.
Regular visiting tutor and external examiner, University of the West of England, Exeter.
Visiting lecturer at Wimbledon School of Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design and University of East London.
Visiting artist (MA programme), Camberwell College of Art