Than Hussein Clark

THAN HUSSEIN CLARK
Born 1981, Exeter, New Hampshire, US.
Lives and works in London and Hamburg.

Education

  • 2012-2016

    • Hoschschule für bildende Künste, Hamburg, MFA, Time Based Media
  • 2011

    • Goldsmiths College, London, BA (Hons)
  • 2007

    • University of Edinburgh, BA (HSS)

Solo exhibitions

  • 2018

    • His Leftover Heart (Pauly et Cie), Crèvecoeur, Marseille
    • The Director’s Theatre Writer’s Theatre, GAK Bremen, Bremen
  • 2017

    • Recognition (Love at the Frankfurt Autoshow), VI VII, Oslo
    • Hollywood Regency, Crèvecoeur, Paris
    • Parcours, Art Basel 2017, Basel
  • 2016

    • A Month In The Country, Karin Guenther Gallery, Hamburg
    • The Tragedy Machine (with Villa Design Group), MIT List Visual Arts Centre Boston
    • Tete a Tete (A Doll’s House), Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem
  • 2015

    • Meatlocker (with Villa Design Group), Art Basel Miami Solo Presentation with Mathew Gallery, Miami
    • Frieze Frame, Solo Presentation with Mathew Gallery, Frieze New York, New York
    • DEBTS (Erotic Review Sinai), Futura, Prague
    • Authorizations (L’aigle à deux têtes), Mathew Gallery, New York
    • The Violet Crab, David Roberts Art Foundation, London
    • The Bernard Natan Centre for the Arts, with Villa Design Group, Mumok, Vienna
  • 2014

    • Inauguration of the Russian Season: The House of Adelaida Ivanovna, with Villa Design Group,Edinburgh Art Festival, Edinburgh
    • Solo Presentation with Mathew Gallery, Liste 2014, Basel
    • Sessions, with Christiane Blattmann, Amstel 47, Amsterdam
    • Vengeance... Oh Libya!, WCW Gallery, Hamburg
  • 2013

    • Waves (Das Glückliche Rothschild), Mathew Gallery, Berlin

Selected group exhibitions

  • 2018

    • Room Raiders, Mathew Gallery, New York
    • Deux sens du décoratif, Passerelle, Brest
  • 2017

    • Art Basel Miami, Nova section, w. Crèvecoeur
  • 2016

    • WHO ARE YOU?, Salts, Basel, Switzerland
    • Exhume / Consume, Mathew NYC, New York, USA
    • Carpet For A Lord, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Germany
    • The King And The Mockingbird, Vermillion Sands, Copenhagen, Denmark
    • *Liverpool Biennial, with Villa Design Group, Liverpool, UK
    • Museum Ludwig, with Villa Design Group, Cologne, Germany
    • Group Presentation with Mathew Gallery, Liste 2016, Basel Switzerland
    • MM Mundus Muliebris, Cura Basement, Rome, Italy
    • Condo, Carlos/Ishikawa, LondonSalzburg, Austria
  • 2015

    • Mon Horizontalité, Until Then, Paris, France
    • Group Presentation with Mathew Gallery, Liste, Basel
    • Group Presentation with VI VII, Oslo Gallery, Liste, Basel
  • 2014

    • Little Messages for Modern Shut-Ins, Aran Cravey, Los Angeles
    • Dolce Fare Neite, with Villa Design Group, Marabiers 14, Geneva, Switzerland
    • Transatlantic Transparency, Mathew Gallery & Mathew NYC, Berlin & New York, Germany & USA
    • There is Nothing Personal of Yours to Exhibit, Crèvecoeur, Paris, France
    • I Love You Me Either, Project Native Informant, London, UK
    • Like A Virgin, VI, VII, Oslo, Norway
  • 2013

    • Don’t Worry – This One is On US, Salt 3: Pageantry, with Villa Design Group, Lima Lima Zulu, London, UK
    • Homes and Gardens, Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles, USA
    • Heavy Listening, Jahresausstellung HFBK, Klasse Michaela Melian, Hamburg, Germany
    • Platitude Normale, CAPC, Bordeaux, France
    • Love Is Still Colder Than Capital, Mathew, Berlin, Germany
    • The Portshead Garden, with Villa Design Group, Beton Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
    • Clay Pipe, HFBK Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
  • 2012

    • Volcano Extravaganza 2012, curated by Nick Mauss and Milovan Faronatto, Fiorucci Arts Trust, Stromboli, Italy
    • *Coffers IV – Emperor! Emperor! Emperor (with Christiane Blattman), Vitrine, Berlin The Photographers
    • Tragedy, Beton Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
    • Life will be Frozen in Peaches and Cream, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    • *Montez Press at Palazzo Visconti, with Villa Design Group, Milan
  • 2011

    • Spring 2007: Fall 2007, Zurück in die Zukunft, with Villa Design Group, KUB Arena, Kunsthaus Bregenz
    • The Alvar Aalto Sleepover, with Villa Design Group, Mathew, Berlin
  • 2010

    • Villa 1: This House is a Triadic Fascist and Made of Industry Glass, with Villa Design Group and Luis Lazaro Matos, George and Dragon Cabaret Bar, London

Projects and performances

  • 2015

    • The Violet Crab at DRAF, David Roberts Art Foundation, London, UK
    • Launch of Heterophobia (with Villa Design Group and SALT.), South London Gallery, London, UK
  • 2014

    • Inauguration of the Russian Season: The Banquet (with Villa Design Group), Royal Institute of British Architecture, London, UK
    • The Pool’s Edge or Gstaad Will Never Change, The Swiss Instute, New York, USA
    • Montez Press at Palazzo Visconti (with Villa Design Group), Milan, Italy
  • 2013

    • Spring 2007: Fall 2007, Zurück in die Zukunft (with Villa Design Group), KUB Arena, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria
    • The Alvar Aalto Sleepover (with Villa Design Group), Mathew, Berlin, Germany
  • 2012

    • Villa 1: This House is a Triadic Fascist and Made of Industry Glass, with Villa Design Group and Luis Lazaro Matos, George and Dragon Cabaret Bar, London, UK
  • 2011

    • Demetriou Penthouse, with Villa Design Group

Prizes

  • 2013

    • Preis des DAAD für hervorragende Leistungen ausländischer Studierender (DAAD Prize for Exceptional Achievement by a Non-German Student)
  • 2011

    • Art School Alliance Residency, Fall 2011, Goldsmith College