Born 1970, Italy
Currently lives and works in London
2000 – 2002 Goldsmiths University, London, MA Fine Art
1996 – 1999 Central St Martins college of Art & Design, London, BA Fine Art
Abdomen, Fonti, Naples
The Foreigners Stand Still, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome
Year of the Corn, China Art Objects, Los Angeles
La Kunsthalle Mulhouse, Mulhouse, France
Maureen Paley, London
Art Statements, Art Basel, Basel
China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles
So this song kills fascists, Art Now, Tate Britain, London
Galleria Fonti, Naples
Live in Pankow, REC., Berlin (curated by Robert Meijer, Esther Schipper and Christophe Wiesner)
Maureen Paley, London
Imperial, Bureau, Manchester
Ha Loo Sin Nation, Lawrence O'Hana Gallery, London
Christiane, Shoreditch Electricity Showrooms, London (site specific sound installation)
(C) denotes that a catalogue was published in conjunction with the exhibition.
Sweet Sixteen, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA
The influence of furniture on love, Wysing Arts Centre, Bourn, Cambridge, UK
Portrait of the artist as a young (wo)man, Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli, Italy
Annals of the twenty ninth century, Wysing Arts Centre, Bourn, Cambridge, UK
Girls Can Tell, GAK, Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany
new work, Sprovieri, London
Cara Domani, works from the Ernesto Esposito collection, Mambo, Museo d’arte Moderna di Bologna, Italy
Cosmic Laughter, timewave zero, then what?, Ursula Blickle Stiftung Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim, Germany (C)
History I never lived through (Indirect Witness), Castello di Rivoli, Rivoli, Italy
Compass-Drawings From The Museum of Modern Art New York, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
Le Dernier Roman Du Monde, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Germany
No New Thing Under The Sun, Royal Academy of Art, London
Performative Attitudes, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus, Switzerland
SI-Sindrome Italiana, Magasin – Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France
The Object of The Attack, David Roberts Art Foundation, London
1999, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles
Archeology of Mind, touring exhibition: Malmö Art Museum, Malmö, Sweden, Kuntsi, Museum for
Contemporary Art, Vasa, Finland.
Italia Italie Italien Italy Waochy, Museo Arcos, Benevento.
Wunderkammer: A Century of Curiosities, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Yours Mine Ours, University of Essex, Colchester.
Salon Nouveau, Engholm Engelhorn Galerie, Vienna.
REC.OLLECTION, REC, Berlin.
Nueva Dimension, Hats/Plus, London.
While Interwoven Echoes Drip into a Hybrid Body, migros museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich.
Beck’s Futures, touring exhibition: ICA, London, CCA (off site), Glasgow, Arnolfini (off site), Bristol, (C).
Figure of the Player, The Paradox of the actor, Collection Lambert En Avignon, France.
Prague Biennial 2, Karlin Hall.
The Black Album, Maureen Paley, London
Contrapop, Vamiali’s , Athens, November
Kick it till it breaks, VTO Gallery, London
Pretty Little Things , The Ship, London
Bootleg, Spitalfields Market, London
Sound and Vision, Royal Festival Hall, London
Penny Dreadfuls , VTO Gallery, London
Unchaperoned, Aroma Project Space, Berlin
Self Service, 5 Years Gallery, London
Glossy, Milch Gallery, London
Exhibitionists Festival, Institute of Contemporary Art, London
Sweet Home Under White Clouds, peles empire, London.
2010 Milliard, Coline, Seb Patane, Art Monthly, February 2010, pp.28-29.
Shea, Claire, Error! Contact not defined. at Maureen Paley, whitehotmagazine.com, 21 January 2010.
2009 Gavin, Francesca, Spellbound, Twin, Issue 1, Autumn/Winter 2009, pp.98-103.
Fisher, Alice, Maureen, Fantastic Man, Autumn/Winter 2009, pp.148-155.
Herbert, Martin, Seb Patane, Art Review, December 2009, p.34.
Moro, Michela, Il gran teatro del Lingotto, Vedere a Torino, November 2009, p.5.
Moro, Michela, Più collezionisti, meno soldi (extract), Il Giornale Dell’Arte, November 2009, p. 6.
Rettemeyer, Christian, The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection; Catalogue
Raisonné, Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Wood, Catherine, Seb Patane: Chain Reaction, Flash Art, March 2009, pp.72-74.
2008 Churchill, Abbye, Altered States, Tokion, Vol.2, No.5, 2008, p.22.
Field, Marcus, Jeff Wall, White Cube, Mason’s Yard, London; Seb Patane, Tate Britain, London, The
Independent, 2 December 2007.
Focus Italy, Artists Dictionary: Seb Patane, Flash Art, May-June 2008, p.122.
Focus London, Artists Dictionary: Seb Patane, Flash Art, October 2008, p.96.
Potts, Rachel, Art and music now, Garageland, issue 7, 2008.
Sumpter, Helen, Ward, Ossian, Fresh Set of Eyes, Time Out, 23 October 2008, pp.20- 23.
2007 Anyango, Catherine, Contemporaneity: Seb Patane gives it a second chance, Useless, Issue 5, 2007
art round-up: Seb Patane, The London Paper, 6 November 2007, p.15.
Coomer, Martin, Seb Patane: Playing Hard to Get, Art Review, December 2007, pp.60-63.
Filippo, Romeo, Seb Patane: Galleria Fonti, Artforum.com, September 2007.
Razzia, Basso Magazin no. 4 perfectly you, 2007.
Seb Patane, Guardian Guide, 29 December 2007.
Seb Patane, Q&A, 2007.
Seb Patane, Warm Red U, 2007, pp. 3, & 17-19.
Special Guest: Seb Patane, Mousse, Issue 10, September 2007, pp.59-61.
2006 Bowman, Rob and Hoffman, Jens (editors), Beck’s Futures 2006, ICA Exhibitions, 2006, (C).
Clinton, Paul & Patane, Seb, exibartonpaper.com, October 2006.
Coomer, Martin, Beck’s Futures, Modern Painters, p111&112.
Cumming, Laura, Sip it and see, The Observer, 02 April 2006.
Falconer, Morgan, Beck’s Futures, World of Interiors, April 2006.
Hatherill, Chris, Patane and Able, Tank, Volume 4, September 2006, p36-37.
Herbert, Martin, Seb Patane, Modern Painters, November 2006, p106.
J,J, Art Previews: Seb Patane, Dazed & Confused, Vol 2, Issue 41, September 2006, p205.
Kennedy, Alexander, Glasgow International 2006, MAP, Issue 6, Summer 2006, p48-50.
Kent, Sarah, Picture this: Beck’s Futures, Time Out London, 29 March – 05 April 2006, p5.
Lack, Jessica, Preview: Seb Patane, Guardian Guide, 02 – 08 September 2006, p37.
M, A, News: a Beck’s future, Flash Art, No. 249, July – September 2006, p50.
Manchester, Elizabeth, London: Institute of Contemporary Art, Contemporary, No 84, 2006, p67&68.
Patane, Seb, Pull-Out Poster Special!, Super Super, April 2006, p41-44.
Price, Matt, What a performance, Art Review, Vol LXII, March 2006, p25.
Searle, Adrian, Foot Fetish, The Guardian, 04 April 2006.
Sumpter, Helen, Seb Patane, Time Out London, 20 – 27 September 2006, p48.
Williams, Eliza, Flash Art, No. 250, October – November 2006.
Pick of the week, The Guardian Guide, 09 - 15 September 2006, p35.
The glittering prizes, Art Newspaper, March 2006.
Migros Museum, Tema Celeste, March 2006.
News, Art Newspaper, March 2006.
Note to self... This week’s cultural must do list, Time Out, 29 March 2006.
Art Exhibitions: Seb Patane, Hello London, September 2006, p34.
2005 Jones, Jonathan, The Black Album, The Guardian, 10 January 2005.
Lafuente, Pablo, Display - Recent installation photographs from London galleries and venues,
Rachmaninoff’s , p 18, p 102.
O’Reilly, Sally, The Black Album, Time Out Magazine, 12-19 January
Thornton, Sarah, The Power 100, (extract), Art Review, Volume LVIII, November 2005, p101.
Wood, Catherine, She seemed ready to die daily more than once a day, Untitled, February 2005.
extract from: Prague Biennale Special, Flash Art, July 2005, p142.
Welcome 2 Prague Biennial special, Flash Art, July-September.
2004 SS, Sin Nation, www.urbanjunkies.com, 31 March.
Art / Performance, Seb Patane, www.kultureflash.net, 31 March.
2003 Aidin, Rose The Outsiders, Vogue UK, May
2002 Herbert, Martin Meltdown: Sound & Vision, Time Out Magazine, 19-25 June.
Williams, Gilda Penny Dreadfuls, Art Monthly, February.
2003 ACAVA First Base awardKatherine Bernhardt, Sarah Braman, Bjorn Copeland, Billy Childish, Julia Dault, Kim Fisher, Morgan Fisher, Karin Gulbran, Mark Hagen, Thomas Helbig, Sean Landers, JP Munro, Seb Patane, Jon Pylypchuk, David Von Schlegell, Eric Wesley, Pae White, Thomas Zipp - Sweet Sixteen
May 2 to May 30, 2015 Sarah Braman, Julia Dault, Sam Falls, Kim Fisher, Mark Hagen, JP Munro, Seb Patane, Jon Pylypchuk, Pae White - Frieze Art Fair and Frieze Sculpture Park
Oct 9 to Oct 14, 2012 Seb Patane - Seb Patane, Year of The Corn
Jan 8 to Feb 12, 2011 Seb Patane - Seb Patane
Apr 19 to May 17, 2008
- Private Area