Ed Fornieles

Selected Publications

  • Micro Unit of Two
    Ed Fornieles, artist publicaiton, Cura Publishing, 2017


b.1983, UK
Lives and works in London

2011 MA Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London, UK
2005 BA Fine Art, Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, Oxford University, UK
2003 Cunliffe Prize, judged by Anya Gallaccio
2001 Winchester University, HND Art & Design, UK

Selected Solo Exhibitions and Performances

Associations, Carlos/Ishikawa, London

Cel, Center For Contemporary Art Futura, Prague
Cel, Carlos/Ishikawa, London

Seed, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
The Finiliar, Arsenal New York, New York
Sim Vol. 1, Alyssa Davis Gallery, New York

Truth Table, Cura - Basement Roma, Rome
Der Geist: Flesh Feast, Arratia Beer, Berlin

Workland: the fence is a narrow place, Chateau Shatto, Los Angeles
Jupiter Ascending, Carl Kostyal, Stockholm

Modern Family, Chisenhale Gallery, London

New York New York Happy Happy (NY NY HP HP) (in association with Rhizome), New Museum, New York
Pool Party Plays Itself, MOCAtv, LA
Despicable Me 2, Mihai Nicodim, Los Angeles

The Dreamy Awards, Park Nights, Serpentine Gallery, London
Characterdate, Frame, Frieze Art Fair, London
Happy Days in Basel, Theater Basel

The Hangover Part II, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
Animal House II: Revenge of the Nerdz, Royal College of Art, London
Animal House, Guest Projects, London

Selected Group Exhibitions and Performances

Cute, Somerset House, London

Armour Of Contempt, Gossamer Fog, London
Worldbuilding: Gaming and Art in the Digital Age, Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz
Feels Like MemeplexTM, KARST, Plymouth
Glitches in Love: A New Formula, Chinretsukan Gallery, Tokyo University of the Arts

All Opposing Players, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles
Worldbuilding: Gaming And Art In The Digital Age, Julia Stoschek Collection (JSC), Düsseldorf

Art for the Future, Multimedia Art Museum (MAMM), Moscow
Data Streams, The Glucksman Museum, University College Cork, Ireland
From creatures to creators, Kunsthaus Hamburg

The Will to Change, New Jörg, Vienna
Real Feelings, HeK (Haus der elektronischen Künste), Basel

London Art Now, Ca’ Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d’Arte Moderna, Venice
(curator) Cursed Images, (as part of curated by 2019 — Circulation) Galerie Lisa Kandlhoffer, Vienna
Futures of Love, Magasins généraux, Pantin, France

ANTI, Athens Biennale 2018, Athens
Future Love. Desire and Kinship in Hypernature, Haus der Elektronischen Künste, Basel
I am large, I contain multitudes, Galerie Wedding, Berlin
Condo Unit Athens, The Breeder hosting Carlos/Ishikawa, Athens

Peace, Schirn, Kunsthalle Frankfurt
Hybrid Layers, ZKM, Karlsruhe
Façade 2017, Contemporary Art Festival, Middelburg

The 3rd Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennale, Shenzhen
DO DISTURB. Festival non-stop, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
I feel we think bad, Arsenal, Montreal
Hack your body, upgrade your mind, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt
Emotional Supply Chains, Zabludowicz Collection, London

Family state of mind (joint show with Petra Cortright), Chez Valentin, Paris

Meanwhile... Suddenly, and Then (curated by Gunnar B. Kvaran), 12th Biennale de Lyon

Net Narrative (curated by Harry Burke), Carlos/Ishikawa, London
Paraproduction, Boetzelaer Nispen, Amsterdam
Not Safe For Work, Duve Gallery, Berlin
Technicolour Yawn, Import Projects, Berlin

Performance accompanying Laurie Anderson, Trisha Brown, Gordon Matta-Clark; Pioneers of the Downtown Scene, New York 1970s, Barbican Art Gallery, London

Tropical Meltdown, Peter Doig Studio, London
Hymns, Colourama Building, London
Black Leather, Kenneth Anger Institute of Art, Texas
Painting Sculpture Land, Crisp Gallery, London
Irregular Wasps, TinType, London
Performance accompanying Ron Arad, Barbican Art Gallery, London

Play, The Wallis Gallery and Paradise Row, London
The Domestic Reach, The Wall Gallery, London
Natural Wonders, Baibakov Art Projects, Moscow
The Wallis Dies and Goes to Paradise, Paradise Row, London

Force and Beauty, Yukiko Kawase Gallery, Paris
In Violet Night, The Wallis Gallery, London

Master Drive, The Wallis Gallery, London

Intimate Experiences, Bischoff/Weiss, London

Atomic Art Bomb, Modern Art Oxford