Frank Ahlgrimm
Gioele Amaro
Tim Berresheim
Ergül Cengiz
Clément Cogitore
Anne-Lise Coste
Wolfgang Flad
Simon Herkner
Joan Jonas
Bernhard Kahrmann
Thomas Locher
Pia Maria Martin
Josephine Meckseper
Arthur Metz
Mark Pearson
Julio Rondo
Julika Rudelius
Dóme Scharfenberg
Lasse Schmidt Hansen
Yuan Shun
Stephen Willats


Born 1943 in London, UK
Lives and works in London, UK


2003  Convenor of the Seminars "Art Intervention", Control Magazine at Vilma Gold, London
1991  "Stephen Willats – Printed Archive", Victoria and Albert Museum
1990  Convener of Symposion "Art Creating Society", Museum of Modern Art, Oxford
1979–1980  DAAD Fellowship, West Berlin
1972–1973  Director of the Centre for Behavioural Art, London
1965–now  Editor and publisher of Control Magazine
1962–1963  The Ground Course, Ealing School of Art
2005  Website project "Multiple Clothing",
2006  "Multiple Clothing" Seminar and performance at Tate Modern, London
2007  "Assumptions And Presumptions" film commission by Transport for London, for Rayners Lane and Sudbury Town Underground Stations


2019 Stephen Willats. Languages of Dissent, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich (catalogue)
Modern Buildings, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
2018 Endless, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
Control, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
2017 Stephen Willats: The Conceptual Designer. Art Feature at Basel Art Fair, Galerie Balice Hertling, Basel
Human Right, MIMA, Middlesbrough
2016 Stephen Willats: THISWAY, Index, Stockholm
Stephen Willats: CONVERSATIONS WITH BUILDINGS, Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
Stephen Willats: Inside the Night, Galerie Balice Hertling, Paris
2015 Stephen Willats: Step Change, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
Stephen Willats: Publishing Interventions – Selected Publications 1965-2015, Tenderpixel, London
Stephen Willats: Man from the 21st Century, Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City
2014 Stephen Willats: Strange Attractor Series No 28, Corner Space, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
Stephen Willats: Berlin Local, MD72, Berlin
Stephen Willats: How Tomorrow Looks From Here, DAAD Galerie, Berlin
Stephen Willats: Attracting the Attractor, Anne Mosseri Marlio Galerie, Basel
Concrete Block: Drawings & Works on Paper, 1978-2005, MOT International, Brussels
Concerning our Present Way of Living, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Representing the Possible, Victoria Miro, London
Control: Stephen Willats 1962 – 69, Raven Row, London
2013 Living for Tomorrow, Galerie Balice Hertling SARL, Paris
World Without Objects, Annie Gentils Gallery, Antwerpen
WORLD OF OBJECTS, Galerie Reihnard Hauff, Stuttgart
Conscious – Unconscious. In and Out the Reality Check, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford
2012 Stephen Willats: How the Future Looks from Here, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
Stephen Willats: Surfing with the Attractor, South London Gallery, London
2011 The Strange Attractor, Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York
The Information Nomad, MOT International, London
West London Social Resource Project Public Monitor, Chelsea Space, London
talking city, Centre d’Art Passarelle, Brest
2010 Counter Consciousness, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
Street Diagram, Corner Space, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
Counterconsciousness, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe (catalogue)
The world as it is and the world as it could be, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
In Two Minds, Galerie Erna Hécy, Brussels
2009 Cybemetic Still Life, Galerie Balice Hertling SARL, Paris
The Ideological Diagram, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne
In And Out The Underworld, European Kunsthalle, Cologne
Stephen Willats: Assumptions And Identity Identity And Assumptions, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
2008 The Architecture of Stephen Willats, LWL – Landesmuseum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte, Westfälisches Landesmuseum, Münster
Democratic Mosaics and Conceptual Towers, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
The Speculative Diagram, Casco, Office for Art, Design and Theory, Utrecht
2007 Person to Person, People to People, Milton Keynes Gallery, Central Milton Keynes, UK
JUST BETWEEN PEOPLE, Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
Assumptions and Presumptions, film commission by Transport for London, for Rayners Lane and Sudbury Town Underground Stations, London
2006 Going Home, MOT Gallery, London
How the World is and How it could be, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Siegen
From My Mind to Your Mind, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Publishing Interventions, Connor Donlon Books, Herald Street Gallery, London
2005 Street Talk Amsterdam, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
MULTICHANNEL LIFE, Galerie Christian Nagel, Cologne
2004 Messages From The Polemical City, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
2003 Personal Encounters In Your Imagination, Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
2002 Through Your Symbolic World, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Cognition Control. From The Archives of Stephen Willats, Institute of Visuel Culture, Fritzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
2001 Traces and Signs, Lumen Travo Galerie, Amsterdam
Rencontres et Co-operations 1979-2000, Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris
Man From The Twenty First Centure, Nottingham 1970 – 1971 Clinique, London
2000 Macro To Micro, Gallery Laure Genillard, London
1999 Multichannel Vision, Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
1998 Random Encounter, Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton
Changing Everything, South London Art Gallery, London
Creative Force, Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield
Multicult Berlin, Galerie Franck & Schulte, Berlin
Concepts, Strategies & Models 1962 - 65, Gimpel Fils, London
Blind Date With Reality, Galerie Brandstetter & Wyss, Zurich
1997 Street Talk, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Between Me And You, Middlesbrough Art Gallery, Middlesbrough
MULTICULT, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
1996 In Response To Each Other, Galerie Brandstetter & Wyss, Zurich
Du Hasard à l’Accor, Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris
1995 Living Together, Tramway, Glasgow
A State Of Agreement, Galerie Franck & Schulte, Berlin
Writing on the Wall, Galerie Kaj Forsblom, Helsinki
Writing on the Wall, Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
1994 Multiple Clothing, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne
Random Life, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Museum Mosaic, Tate Gallery, Liverpool
Fateful Combinations, The British School at Rome, Rome
Into the Infra-Structure, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
Urban Nomads, Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris
1993 Buildings & People, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
Multiple Clothing, ICA (Institute of Contemporary Art), London
Walking Between Objects, Galerie Franck & Schulte, Berlin
Buildings & People, Goethe Institut, London
1992 Signs of Living, Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris
1991 Publishing Interventions, 1963-1991, National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Concrete Window, Gallery Montevideo, Antwerpen
1990 Mosaics, Galerie Kaj Forsblom, Helsinki
Stephen Willats, Galerie Barbara Farber, Amsterdam
1989 Secret Language, Cornerhouse Gallery, Manchester
1988 Transformers, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle
Code Breakers, Torch Gallery, Amsterdam
Stephen Willats, Galerie Ralph Wernicke, Stuttgart
1987 Contemporary Living, Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Gent
Concepts and Projects Bookworks, Nigel Greenwood Books, London
Between Objects And People, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds
1986 City of Concrete, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham
Grüsse vom modernen Leben, Städtische Galerie, Regensburg
Concepts and Models, ICA (Institute of Contemporary Art), London
Vier Hiizen in Den Haag, Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague
Striking Back, Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield
Fragments of Modern Living, Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne
1985 Doppelgänger, Lisson Gallery, London
Double Crossing, Galerie Ralph Wernicke, Stuttgart
1984 Means of Escape, Rochdale Art Gallery, Greater Manchester
Another City, Riverside Studios, London
1983 Angst in den Strassen, Rüdiger Schöttle Galerie, Munich
Inside The Night, Lisson Gallery, London
Under Cover, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol
1982 Meta Filter and Related Works, Tate Gallery, London
The New Reality, Orchard Gallery, Londonderry, North Ireland
1981 Stephen Willats: Leben in vorgegebenen Grenzen – 4 Inseln in Berlin, Goethe Institut, London
Mens en Omgeving, De Beyerd Centrum voor beeldende Kunst, Breda, Netherlands
1980 Four Professionals, Lisson Gallery, London
Berlin Wall Drawings, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich
Concerning Our Present Way of Living, Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
Stephen Willats: Leben in vorgegebenen Grenzen – 4 Inseln in Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Berlin
1979 Concerning Our Present Way of Living, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
1978 Questions About Ourselves, Lisson Gallery, London
Living Within Contained Conditions, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford
1977 Attitudes Within Four Relationships, Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton
1976 Life Codes And Behaviour Parameters, The Midland Group Gallery, Nottingham
Social Structures: The Perception of Context, Stampa Galerie, Basel
Attitudes Within Four Relationships, Lisson Gallery, London
1975 Coding Structures And Behaviour Parameters, Massimo Minini, Gallery Banco, Brescia
Meta Filter, A State Of Agreement, The Gallery, London
1974 Life Codes And Behaviour Parameters, Galerie Dezember, Münster
1973 The Artist As An Instigator Of Changes in Social Cognition and Behaviour, Gallery House, London
1968 Visual Automatics & Visual Transmitters, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford
1964 Stephen Willats, Chester Beatty Research Centre, London


2021 Rhythm & Geometry, Constructivist Art in Britain since 1951, Sainsbury Centre, Norwich
2020 NOT WORKING. Künstlerische Produktion und soziale Klasse / Artistic production and matters of class, Kunstverein München, Munich
What If ... on Utopia in Art, Architecture & Design, Neues Museum, Nuremberg
Objects of Wonder: From Pedestal to Interaction, Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus
Bodies – Cities: Collections and Excursions, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg
2019 1989. The End of the 20th Century, IVAM – Institut Valencià D'Art Modern, Centre Julio González, Valencià
Gemalte Diagramme. Bauhaus, Kunst und Infografik, MKK – Museum für Konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt
Green space. Place Internationale, ngbk – neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, Berlin-Hellersdorf
Still Undead: Popular Culture in Britain Beyond the Bauhaus, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
Amberes, MUKA, Antwerp
Going Out Of Circles, Gropius-Bau, Berlin and nGbK Hellersdorf
Familienbande: Die Schenkung Schröder – Family Ties. The Schröder Donation, Museum Ludwig, Cologne
Objects of Wonder – British Sculpture 1950 – Present,, Palais Populaire, Berlin
The Lie of the Land, Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes
Exchanges, The Witworth, Manchester
Pushing Paper. Contemporary Drawing from 1970 to Now, British Museum, London; Durham; Stromness; Swansea and Barnsley
The Aerodrome. An exhibition dedicated to the memory of Michael Stanley, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham (catalogue)
2018 Drawings, Models and Sculptures, Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds
Open Codes – Living in Digital Worlds, ZKM – Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
Space and Photography, Museum der Moderne Mönchsberg, Salzburg
CODE BREAKERS. Locher, Meckseper, Willats, Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
The Medium is the Message, Heong Gallery, Downing College, Cambridge
Front International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio
Fashioned From Nature, Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Exchanges, The Whitworth, Manchester
The Value of Freedom, Belvedere 21, Museum of Contemporary Art, Vienna
2017 Living with Art, Collection of Christiane and Martin Middeke, Berlin
Les Objets Domestiquent, FRAC Nord – Pas de Calais, Dunkerque
Control Issue 20, Gallery Laure Genillard, London
This Way Out of England: Gallery House in Retrospect, Raven Row, London
The Making of Modern Art & The Way Beyond Art, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
Case Study, Balice Hertling, Paris
Everything We See Could Also Be Otherwise (My Sweet Little Lamb), The Showroom, London
Out of Line, The Meeting, Bill Cournoyer, New York
Lines of Thought – Drawing From Michelangelo to now, British Museum, London; Poole Museum, Poole; Hull University, Hull; Ulster Museum, Belfast; New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe and Rhode Island School of Design, Providence
Extra Bodies – The Use of the „Other Body“ in Contemporary Art, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
2016 CROSSING MEDIA: GOOD SPACE – POLITISCHE, ÄSTHETISCHE UND URBANE RÄUME, Villa Merkel, Galerien der Stadt Esslingen, Esslingen
BelgiumArt in Europe 1945 – 1968, ZKM – Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
Do Boomerangs Always Come Back, Castle d'Aspremont-Lynden, Oud-Rekem
Conceptual Art In Britain 1964 – 1979, Tate Britain, London
You Don't Need a Weatherman, Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
Lines of Thought Drawing from Michelangelo to now, British Museum, London; Poole Museum, Poole; The Brynmor Jones Library Art Gallery, University of Hull, Hull; Ulster Museum, Belfast; New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe and Rhode Island School of Design, Providence
Museum of Rhythm, Museum Sztuki, Lodz
Nervous Systems: Quantified Life and the Social Question, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
2015 Annexes, Emanuel Layr Gallery, Vienna
Subtle Patterns of Capitalism, Georg Kargl Gallery, Vienna
An English Summer, Elisabeth Dee Gallery, New York
Welfare State, MUHKA, Antwerpen
Imaginary Audience Scale, Artspace, Auckland, Neuseeland
Radically Modern, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
2014 curated by_Vienna 2014: Sleeping Producers, Galerie Charim, Vienna
Traucum, Parc Saint Léger, Pougues-les-Eaux
The Promis, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol
Was Modelle können (What models can do), Museum für Gegenswart Kunst, Siegen
Nouvelle Generation (New Generation), FRAC Nord – Pas de Calais, Frankreich
Warm Math – Part 2, Balice Hertling, New York
Somewhat Abstract: Selections from the Arts Council Collection, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
Bibliologie, FRAC Haute-Normandie, Sotteville-lès-Rouen
Social Factory, Shanghai Biennale, Power Station of Art, Shanghai
West:Berlin, Stadtmuseum Berlin, Berlin
Living With A LOT Of Art (Group show featuring Erdag Aksel, Anne-Lise Coste, Andreas Fischer, Thomas Locher, Bill Lundberg, Josephine Meckseper, Max Müller, Pedro C. Romero, Tomás Saraceno, Lasse Schmidt Hansen, Santiago Sierra and Stephen Willats), Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
2013 Collection on Display, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
Pop Art Design, Barbican, London
Prologue. Part One: References, Paperclips and the Cha Cha Cha, ar/ge kunst. Galerie Museum, Bolzano
Les Nouvelles Babylones, Centre d'Art du Parc Saint Léger, Pougues
In Bewegung, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz
Vertical Club, Gallery Bortolami, New York
A World of Wild Doubt, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
Inseldasein, Daadgalerie, Berlin
Secret Codes, Galeria Luisa Strina, São Paulo
Xerography, Firstsite Gallery, Colchester
Signs and Messages, Kate Macgarry, London
L'Expérience des Marges, Un Coup de Dés[online] and Le Centre Photographique d'Île-De-France, Paris
Mom, am I Barbarian?, 13th Istanbul Biennial 2013, Istanbul
SPOT, Paris
Keywords, Iniva, London
The Content of Form, Generali Foundation, Vienna
Nessun Oggetto é Innocente – part of Les Pleiades, 30 Years of Fracs, FRAC Corse, Corte
2012 A Drawing While Waiting for an Idea, Large Glass, London
Reflecting Fashion: Art and Fashion since Modernism, Museum Moderner Kunst, Stiftung Lugwig, Vienna
Fine Arts: On Signs and Bodies, Galerie Georg Kargl, Vienna
PVM-2130 , Furnished Space, London
La Collection Frac Haute-Normandie, La Maison Pour Tous, Sotteville-lès-Rouen
Living With Art (Group show featuring John M. Armleder, Richard Artschwager, Shannon Bool, Anne-Lise Coste, Mark Dion, Wolfgang Flad, Sylvie Fleury, FOS, Thomas Grünfeld, Hadley+Maxwell, Uwe Max Jensen, Joan Jonas, Martin Kippenberger, Thomas Locher, Pia Maria Martin, Josephine Meckseper, Matthias Megyeri, Lasse Schmidt Hansen, Gregor Schneider, Haim Steinbach, Viron Vert and Stephen Willats), Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
God save the Queen, Central Museum, Utrecht
Préférences Système, Galerie Martainville de l'ESADHaR, Rouen
Salvo, Annie Gentils Gallery, Antwerpen
2011 Independent Art Fair, Balice Hertling, New York
United Enemies. The Problem of Sculpture in Britain in the 1960’s and 1970’s, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
For Eindhoven – The City as Muse – part of VANUIT HIER – OUT OF HERE, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
Through Symbolic Words, International Project Space, School of Art Bournville, Birmingham
Stay Hungry, Kleingartenkolonie am Potsdamer Güterbahnhof, Berlin
Aftermath: Objects from Projects, Chelsea Space, Chelsea College of Art & Design, London
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Group show featuring Frank Ahlgrimm, Tina Berning, Marc Bijl, Merlin Carpenter, Billy Childish, Anne-Lise Coste, Discoteca Flaming Star, Sven Drühl, Wolfgang Flad, huber.huber, Thomas Locher, Josephine Meckseper, Dan Mitchell, Mark Pearson, Christoph Ruckhäberle, Julika Rudelius, Julio Rondo, Klaus-Martin Treder and Stephen Willats), Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
Indices, vestiges et prémonitions, FRAC Corse, Corte
Front Desk Apparatus, Balice Hertling & Lewis, New York
The Logic of Association, MoMA PS1, New York
Signal:Noise, The Showroom, London
2010 Ground Level, Arts Council Touring Exhibition, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton
Ground Level, Arts Council Touring Exhibition, Oriel Mostyn Gallery, North Wales
Ground Level, Arts Council Touring Exhibition, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Lisson presents 7, Lisson Gallery, London
Goodbye London. Radical Art and Politics in the Seventies, ngbk, Berlin
Modernologies. Contemporary artists researching modernity and modernism, Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw
Learning Machines, Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti, Milan
Moving Images. Artists & Video / Film, Museum Ludwig, Cologne
Unresolved Matters: Social Utopias Revisited, Centraal Museum, Utrecht
2009 7x14. Jubiläumsausstellung. SILBERKUPPE, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden
My Yard, British Council Collection Exhibition, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Utrecht Manifest Biennial for Social Design. Unsolved Matters: Social Utopias Revisited, Centraal Museum Utrecht, Utrecht
At The Edge: British Art 1950-2000, Touchstones Rochdale, Rochdale
Die Moderne als Ruine. Eine Archäologie der Gegenwart, Kunstmuseum Lichtenstein, Vaduz
Die Moderne als Ruine. Eine Archäologie der Gegenwart, Generali Fondation, Vienna
Oppositions & Dialogues, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover
An Eye For An Eye, Glucksman Gallery, Cork
Modernologies. Contemporary artists researching modernity and modernism, MACBA, Barcelona
2008 Building Dwelling Thinking, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London
The Art of Participation 1950 to Now, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California
A Town (Not A City), Kunsthalle St. Gallen, St. Gallen
Sammlung 1978-2008, Migros museum für gegenwartskunst, Zurich
Mondo e Terra: La collezione del FRAC Corsica, MAN Museo d'arte della Provincia di Nuoro, Nuoro
Punk. No One is Innocent. Kunst-Stil-Revolte, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
Manifesta 7, Trentino and Rovereto, Südtirol
Soziale Diagramme. Planning Reconsidered, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart, Stuttgart
Be(com)ing Dutch, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
Cold War Modern, Design from 1945 to 1980, Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Volksgarten. Die Politik der Zugehörigkeit, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
Social Interactions: Beth Campbell/Stephen Willats, Seiler + Mosseri-Marlio Galerie, Zurich
Eclectic, FRAC Basse-Normandie, Caen
2007 Oh Girl, It´s A Boy!, Kunstverein München, Munich
Centre of the Creative Universe. Liverpool and the Avantgarde, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
What Does The Jellyfish Want?, Museum Ludwig, Cologne
Panic Attack! Art In The Punk Years, Barbican Art Gallery, London
Beyond The Wall, Stiftung Brandenburger Tor, Max Liebermann Haus, Berlin
The Secret Public. The Last Days of the British Underground 1978-1988, Institute for Contemporary Art, London
2006 Art Link , Götenborgs Konsthall, Göteborg
The Secret Public. The Last Days of the British Underground 1978-1988, Kunstverein München, Munich
2005 Faltering Flame, Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield
Kritische Gesellschaften, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
Wie Gesellschaft und Politik ins Bild kommen, Generali Foundation, Vienna
Ordering the Ordinary, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London
Borders Dialogues, Barents Art Triennial, Kirkenes, Norwegen
2004 3rd Berlin Biennial, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin
L’Air du Temps, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
Streets, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
Engagierte Kunst 70/90, Neues Museum, Nürnberg
Re:Location. 1-7 Shake, Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg
Art & The 60’s. This Was Tomorrow, Tate Gallery, London
Art & The 60’s. This Was Tomorrow, Birmingham City Art Museum, Birmingham
La Collection Continue, FRAC Corse, Centre Culturel Una Volta, Bastia
Vanishing Points: Landscape Art Beyond The Horizon, Southhampton City Art Gallery, Sheffield
2003 Collection 001, FRAC Rhone-Alpes. Institut d’Art Contemporain, Villeurbanne
Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich
In Portraiture Irrelevance Is Ugliness (Group show featuring Anne-Lise Coste, Pamela Golden, Sigrid Hackenberg, Claude Horstmann, Ketty La Rocca, Pili Madariaga, John Miller, Julian Opie, Simon Periton, Matthias Schaufler, Corinna Schnitt, Thomas Struth and Stephen Willats), Museum Schloss Hardenberg, Velbert-Neviges
Art For Networks, Turnpike Gallery, Leith, UK
Air Guitar. Reconsidering Rock Music, Tulie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlise
Urban Codes, coder/decoder, Espace de l’Art Concret, chateau de Mouans, Mouans-Sartoux
Independence, South London Gallery, London
2002 In Portraiture Irrelevance Is Ugliness (Group show featuring Anne-Lise Coste, Pamela Golden, Sigrid Hackenberg, Claude Horstmann, Ketty La Rocca, Pili Madariaga, John Miller, Julian Opie, Simon Periton, Matthias Schaufler, Corinna Schnitt, Thomas Struth and Stephen Willats), Galerie Reinhard Hauff, Stuttgart
Private Views, London Print Studio, London
The Gap Show, Museum am Ostwald, Dortmund
Air Guitar, Milton Keynes Gallery and then touring, London
Art For Networks, Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff (then touring)
Blast To Freeze, British Art in the Twentieth Century, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
2001 Arbeit Essen Angst, Kokerei Zollverein, Essen
City Racing. A Partial Account, Institute of Contemporary Art, London
Conception. Conceptual Documents 1968-72, Norwich Gallery, Norwich
Double Vision, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig
Antagonisms, Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona
The Map is not the Territory, England & Co., London
Works on Paper, Acconci to Zittel, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Video Evidence, Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton
Video Project Space, Anthony Wilkins Gallery, London
Selbst Portrait, Schloss Agathenburg, Agathenburg
Stadsgezichten. Amsterdam vereeuwigd 1901-2001, Amsterdams Historisch Museum, Amsterdam
2000 Democracy, Royal College of Art, London
Live In Your Head, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Protest And Survive, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Raw, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
ein/räumen, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
1999 Nur Wasser Lässt Sich Leichter Schneiden, Hamburg
Bildung, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
Borderline PILOT, Museum van Bommel van Dam, Venlo
1998 Addressing the Century, 100 Years of Art & Fashion, Hayward Gallery, London
1997 Sous le manteau, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
The Grand Design, The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore
In Every Moment Everywhere, Taidemuseo, Pori, Finnland
C’est ici que nous vivons (2), FRAC Rhones-Alpes, Frankreich
Photographie d’une Collection 3/97, de la Caise des Depots et Consignations, Paris
Wilson to Callaghan, Poster Studio, London
1996 Les Contes de Fees se terminent bien, FRAC Haute-Normandie, Chateau du Val Freneuse, Sotteville-sous-le-Val
Radikale Images, 2. Österreichische Triennale zur Fotografie, Graz
Everybody’s Talking, Gemeentemuseum Helmond, Helmond
1995 Mapping Knowledge, The Minories Gallery, Colchester
Ars 95 Helsinki, Helsinki
I don’t actually have to go, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam
Imprint 93, City Racing, London
Temples, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Ideal Standard Summertime, Lisson Gallery, London
La Transparence Dans L’Art Du XXe Siecle, Museum des Beaux-Arts Malraux, Le Havre
The Edge of Town, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, Hartford
Paste-Up, Past & Present, Kent Gallery, New York
1994 Outsiders, Camerawork, London
Visione Britannica, Valentina Moncada, Rome
Sarah Staton Super Store Boutique, Laure Genillard Gallery, London
Conceptual Living, Rhizome, Amsterdam
Looking at Words: Reading Pictures, Elms Lester Painting Rooms, London
Lesezimmer II, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart , Stuttgart
1993 Sixties Art Scene in London, Barbican Art Gallery, London
Out of Sight, Out of Mind, Lisson Gallery, London
Public and Private, Stills Gallery, Edinburgh
The Ideal Place, HCAK, The Hague
1992 Wasteland, Photographic Biennale, Rotterdam
Real Stories, Kunsthallen Brandt Klædefabrik - Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, Dänemark
Instructions and Diagrams, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
1991 Oikos, Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris
Excavating the Present, Kettles Yard Gallery, Cambridge
Past Continuous, Artsite Trust, Bath Festival, Bath
Shocks to the System, ACGB Touring Exhibition, South Bank Centre, London
Exhibition of Gallery Artists, Gallery Montevideo, Antwerpen
1990 Art Creating Society, Exhibition to accompany Symposium at the MOMA, New York
1989 Invisible City, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds
Tekens Van Verzet, Beeld Museum Fodor, Amsterdam
1988 British Modernist Painting, Birch & Conran Fine Art, London
Beyond the City, The Metropolis, Triennale di Milano, Milan
What is good appears, and what appears is good, Galerie Tanja Grunert, Cologne
New Urban Landscape, World Financial Centre, Battery Park, New York
100 Years of British Art, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds
New Reform Retrospective 1970-79, Cultural Centre, Alst, Belgien
Rüdgier Schöttle Galerie, Munich
1987 Art and Craft made and designed in the Twentieth Century, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
1986 The Art of Peace Biennale, Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg
Androgyn, Akademie der Künste, Berlin
Eye Level, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
1985 Watch Your Step, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
The British Art Show, National Art Gallery, Wellington, Neuseeland
Summer in the City, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham
Human Interest, Cornerhouse Gallery, Manchester
The British Show, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Wales (then travelling exhibition throughout Australia)
Sculpture Alternatives – Aspects of Photography and Sculpture in Britain 1965-82, Tate Gallery, London
1984 Strip Language, Gimpel Fils Gallery, London
1983 Place, Gimpel Fils Gallery, London
New Art and the Tate Gallery , Tate Gallery, London
The Sculpture Show, Hayward Gallery, London
1982 Contemporary Choice, Contemporary Art Society Exhibition, Serpentine Gallery, London
Noi altri wir anderen, Städtisches Museum, Regensburg
Past – Present – Future, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
Erweiterte Fotografie, Wiener Secession, Vienna
London – New York, Lisson Gallery, London
Aperto 82, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
1981 Kunst und Politik, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
Die Kehrseite der Wunschbilder, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn
Sculpture in the Twentieth Century, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
1980 Artist and Camera, Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield
1979 In Certain Art Anglais, ARC 2, Museum of Modern Art, Paris
Anglo-Belgium Exhibition, JP2 Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels
Languages, Third Eye Centre, Arts Council of Great Britain, Glasgow (then touring)
La Parola et le Imagine, Commune di Milano, Milan
1977 Gallery Artists, Lisson Gallery, London and Fine Arts Building, New York
Social Criticism and Art Practice, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco
10th Biennale of Paris, Paris
1976 Artist’s Bookworks, Arts Council of Great Britain, Touring Exhibition
Art as Thought Process, British Council, Touring Exhibition for France
Twentieth Century Artist’s Photographs, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1975 Structures and Codes, Royal College of Art Gallery, London
Artists’ Bookworks, British Council, Touring Exhibition for Germany
Body and Soul, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
1974 Art as Thought Process, Serpentine Gallery, London
1973 Interact, Edinburgh Festival, Edinburgh
1972 Survey of the Avant-Garde, Gallery House, London
Cognition Control, Midland Group Gallery, Nottingham
Cognition Control, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford
1971 Electric Theatre, ICA Gallery, London
Invention of Problems, Leicester Polytechnic, Leicester
1970 Kinetic Art, Hayward Gallery, London
1969 Five Light Artists, Greenwich Theatre Art Gallery, London
British Movements, Onnasch Galerie, Berlin
1968 Public Eye, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Hamburg
Preview London, Camden Arts Centre, London
1967 K 4, Brighton Festival, Brighton
Light and Movement, Herbert Art Gallery, Coventry
1966 Kunst Licht Kunst, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven