1977 Born in London. Lives and works in London.



2001    MFA, Slade School of Art, University College, London
1999    BA, Fine Art, Honours, Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, Oxford University
1996    Foundation, Chelsea School of Art, London



2022    Manifold 5:4, Crossrail Art Programme permanent commission, Moorgate entrance of Liverpool Street Elizabeth line station, London, UK
2021    Pioneering Places, Ramsgate, UK
2020    Schism Pavillion, Château La Coste, Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, France

2019    Bicameral, permanent commission for Chelsea Barracks, curated by Futurecity, London, UK
2018    Exploded Paradigm, permanent commission, Comcast Technology Centre, Philadelphia, USA
2017    The Interpretation of Movement (a 9:8 in blue), HS1 Terrace Wires temporary commission in conjunction with The Royal Academy, St. Pancras International station, London, UK
Beijing Canopy, permanent commission for Guo Rui Square, Beijing, China
2016    The Optic Cloak, permanent commission for The Energy Centre Greenwich Peninsula, curated by Futurecity, London, UK
Paradigm, permanent commission for the Francis Crick Institute, curated and managed by Artwise, London,
2015    The Dappled Light of the Sun, temporary commission for the Royal Academy of Arts Annenberg Courtyard, Summer Show London, UK
Three Perpetual Chords, permanent commission for Dulwich Park, London, curated and managed by the Contemporary Art Society for Southwark Council, UK
2013    Timepiece, temporary commission for the Roundhouse, London, UK
2012    Canopy Study, permanent commission for private building, Victoria Street, London, UK
2010    Fraction (9:8), permanent commission for the Sadler Building, Oxford Science Park, curated and managed by Modus Operandi, Oxford, UK
2009    Axiom (Tower), permanent commission for the Ministry of Justice, London, UK
Chord, temporary commission in Kingsway Tram Tunnel, London, UK
2007    Space Trumpet, permanent commission at Unilever House, London, UK

Solo Exhibitions


2020    Escalations, Château La Coste, Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, France

2019    Wilton Crescent, Belgravia, London
2019    Chord, The Jute Shed, Dean Clough Mills, Halifax, UK
2018    After the Explosion, Before the Collapse, Victoria Miro Mayfair, London
2018    Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Connecticut, USA
2016    Inverted Spires and Descendent Folds, Ivorypress, Madrid, Spain
2016    Stacks, Folds and Interference, Tucci Russo, Torre Pellice, Italy
2016    Paradigm, The Francis Crick Institute, London
2015    The ADA Project, The Peninsula, Hong Kong
2015    Inverted Spires and Descendent Folds, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
2015    Manifold, New Art Centre, Wiltshire, UK
2015    Counterpoint, Dulwich Picture Gallery, London
2015    Three Perpetual Chords, Dulwich Park, London
2014    Three Harmonic Projections, Careyes Foundation, Mexico
2014    The ADA Project, The Vinyl Factory at Brewer Street Car Park, London
2014    Timepiece, Berwaldhallen, Stockholm
2014    Geometry of Mind, ARTMIA Foundation, Beijing
2013    Timepiece, Roundhouse, London
2013    ADA, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2013    New Blind Aesthetics, Galerie Klüser, Munich, Germany
2013    From That Which It Came, Galerie Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam
2012    Metamorphosis – Modern Responses to Titian (Titian, Chris Ofili, Conrad Shawcross, Mark Wallinger), National Gallery, London – Cultural Olympiad
2012    Set Design for Royal Opera House / Wayne McGregor, Royal Opera House, London – Cultural Olympiad
2012    The Nervous Systems (Inverted), MUDAM, Luxembourg
2011     Sequential, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
2011-12 Protomodel: Five Interventions, Science Museum, London
2011     Projections of the Perfect Third, Turner Contemporary, Margate, UK
2010    Fraction (9:8), Oxford Science Park, Oxford
2010    The Nervous System (Inverted), The Pace Gallery, The Sculpture Garden at 590 Madison Avenue, New York
2010    The Limit of Everything, Parra & Romero, Madrid
2009    Conrad Shawcross, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY

2009    Control, Location One, New York, NY
2009    The Collection, Siobhan Davies Dance Studio, London
2008    Dumbbell, Galleria Tucci Russo, Torino, Italy
2008    Axiom, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Miami
2008    Light Perpetual, Jenaer Kunstverein, Germany
2008    Inverse of a Shadow, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany
2008    Tetrahelix Tower, Ministry of Justice Commission, Ministry of Constitutional Affairs, London
2007    Space Trumpet, Unilever Commission, Unilever House, London
2007    Lattice, Selfridges Commission, London
2006    No Such Thing As One, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
2005    The Steady States, The New Art Gallery, Walsall and Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
2004-2005 Continuum, The Queen’s House, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
2004    Manifesta 5, San Sebastian, Spain
2004    The End of the Particular, Galerie Bernd Kluser, Munich, Germany
2003    The Nervous Systems, Entwistle Gallery, London

Group Exhibitions


2019    Sweet Harmony, Saatchi Gallery, London
2019    Stains on a Decade, Josh Lilley Gallery, London
2019    Sculpture in Pilane 2018, Pilane Sculpture Park, Sweden
2019    Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy of Arts, London
2019    Negative Space, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
2019    Science Fiction: A Journey into the Unknown, Kunsthalle Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2018    Harbour Arts Sculpture Park, Hong Kong, China
2018    Art Capital: Art for the Elizabeth line, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
2017    Into The Unknown A Journey Through Science Fiction, The Barbican, London
2017    Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy of Arts, London
2017    Herning Socle Du Monde Biennale, 2017, HEART, Denmark
2017    The Universe and Art, ArtScience Museum, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
2016    The Universe and Art, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
2016    Laboratoires de l’art, Musée des arts et metiers, Paris, France

2016    Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy of Arts, London
2016    Laboratories de l’art, Musée des arts des métiers, Paris
2016    Light Show, CorpArtes, Santiago, Chile
2015    GLOBALE: Exo-Evolution, ZKM, Karlsruhe
2015    Frieze Sculpture Park, London
2015    Sensory Systems, Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool
2015    The Chatsworth Festival – Art Out Loud, Chatsworth House, Derbyshire
2015    Eppur si Muove, MUDAM, Luxembourg
2015    Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy of Arts, London
2015    Proportio, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice
2015    Light Show, MCA Sydney and Sharjah Art Foundation
2014    Da Vinci: Shaping the Future, ArtScience Museum, Singapore
2014    Primal Architecture, IMMA, Dublin
2014    Light Show, Aukland Art Gallery, New Zealand
2014    What Marcel Duchamp Taught Me, The Fine Art Society, London
2014    Victoria Miro at Schloss Sihlberg, Zurich
2014    Epicentre: conversations and discussions between artists, Parra &; Romero, Ibiza
2014    Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy of Arts, London
2014    MOFO, Museum of Old and New Art, Tasmania, Australia
2013    Glasstress, the 55th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
2013    Dynamo, Grand Palais, Paris, France
2013    Light Show, Hayward Gallery, London
2012    ARTE Video Night, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2012    Intersections: Science in Contemporary Art, David Lopatie Conference Centre, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
2012    Lines of Thought, Parasol Unit, London
2012    Out of Britain, British Council, London; touring to Bucharest National Museum Of Art, Romania (2013 – 2014); Muscat Bait Al Zubair Museum, Oman (2012); Kuwait City Contemporary Art Platform, Kuwait (2012); Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Science & Technology Center, Al Kohbar Saudi Arabia (2012); Riyadh National Museum, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (2012)
2011-12 Mondes Inventés, Mondes Habités, MUDAM, Luxembourg

2011    T.O.E (Synergies en résonance), Centre d’Art Bastille, Grenoble, France
2011    Journeys: Conrad Shawcross and Tavares Strachan, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, USA
2011    LUSTWARANDE ’11 – RAW, Park De Oude Warande, Tilburg, The Netherlands
2011    The Knowledge, Gervasuti Foundation, Venice
2011    TRA – Edge of Becoming, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy
2011    The Knowledge, (curated by James Putnam), Gervasuti Foundation, Venice, Italy
2011    Light – Part II, (curated by Nick Hackworth and Gabriel Rolt), Galerie Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam
2011    Experimental Station, Resaerch and Artistic Phenomena, CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid
2011    Phantasmagolia, (curated by James Putnam), FaMa Gallery, Verona, Italy
2011    MONANISM, Museum of Old and New Art, Tasmania, Australia
2011    Light – Part I, Paradise Row, London
2010    ShadowDance, KAdE, Kunsthal in Amersfoort, Amersfoort, Netherlands
2010    Actors and agents – Props, Events and Encounters, The Hub, Athens
2010    Systema Magicum Universi, Galerie Klüser, Munich, Germany
2009    Third Moscow Biennale for Contemporary Art, Russia
2009    A Duck for Mr. Darwin, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Newcastle, and Mead Art Gallery, Warwick
2009    British Contemporary Art Show, Art Issue Projects, China
2009    Kaleidoscopic Revolver, Hanjiyun Contemporary Space, Beijing, China
2009    Natural Wonders (curated by Nick Hackworth), Baibakov Art Projects, Moscow
2009    Geoplay (part 1), Pilar Parra & Romero, Madrid
2008    Rendez-vous 2008, Musee d’art Contemporain, Lyon
2008    Reflections on Light – 30 years Galerie Bernd Klueser, Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, Germany
2008    Academia: Qui es-tu, La Chapelle de L’Ecole National Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris
2008    Lattice III, Art | 39 | Basel Public Art Projects, Basel

2008    Beyond Measure: across art and science, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge
2008    A Life of Their Own, curated by Richard Cork, Lismore Castle, Ireland
2008    Counterpoint, Robin Katz Fine Art, London 2008 Art L’Plage, St. Tropez, France
2007    Say It Isn’t So – Naturwissenschaften im Visier der Kunst, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
2007    Reconstruction 2, Sudeley Castle, England
2007    Unfinished Symphony, The Fine Art Society, London
2007    Artissima 14 – Constellations (selected during Artissima Art Fair), curated by Marc-Olivier Wahler and Daniel Birnbaum, Torino, Italy
2007    Counterpoint, Dubai Art Fair, Dubai 2007 All Tomorrow’s Parties, ICA, London
2006    Sudeley Castle 2006: Reconstruction 1, Sudeley Castle, England
2005    S.N.O.W Sculpture in Non-Objective Way, Galleria Tucci Russo, Torre Pellice, Turin
2004    New Blood, The Saatchi Gallery, London
2004    After Life, Death, Remembrance. Redundancy. Reanimation, curated by Simon Morrissey, Bowes Museum, County Durham
2004    Manifesta 5, San Sebastian, Spain
2003    Dead Game, Museum 52, London 2002 Fame and Promise, 14 Wharf Road, London
2002    It was bigger than all of us, Prenelle Gallery, Canary Wharf, London
2001    Engine II (Communicating at an Unknown Rate), The Old Armory, Harrow Road, London
2001     New Contemporaries 2001, Camden Arts Centre, London; Northern Centre for Contemporary Art, Sunderland
2000    Engine I, Dollard Street Studios, Vauxhall, London

Prizes, Awards, Residencies


2014    Jack Goldhill Award for Sculpture