Anthea Hamilton & Nicholas Byrne
Anthea Hamilton and Nicholas Byrne, focus intently on the theatrical and sensory experience of art. Their projects, often housed within twentieth century civic architecture, opens up spaces, normally inaccessible to the public.
Hamilton has exhibited both nationally and internationally, including: ASSEMBLY: 2008–2013, Tate Britain, London (2014); Lets Go, Bloomberg Space, London (2013); Anthea Hamilton & Ella Kruglyanskya, Studio Voltaire, London, (2013); Flatness: Cinema after the Internet (Curated by Shama Khanna), Oberhausen, Germany; ANTIBODY, Lisa Cooley, New York, (2013); Newspeak: British Art Now, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK, (2010); Phases, Wallspace, New York, USA (2010) Gymnasium, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK (2008); Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art, Barbican Art Gallery, London, UK (2009).
Nicholas Byrne has exhibited widely in solo shows including: Spring, Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco,USA (2013); Role Play, Vilma Gold, London, UK, (2013); ‘LOVE’, Frieze Projects East (with Anthea Hamilton), Poplar Baths, London, UK (2012); Faces, Nora Schultz / Nicholas Byrne, dépendance, Brussels, Belgium (2011). He has also exhibited internationally in group shows, such as, The Island: Radio IPS, International Project Space, Birmingham, UK (2011); Public Private Paintings, Kunstmuseum Ann Zee, Oostende, Belgium (2010); Newspeak: British Art Now, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK (2010); Exquisite Corpse Project, Gasser Grunert, New York (2010); The Dark Monarch, Tate St Ives, St. Ives, UK (2009).
Anthea Hamilton (b. 1978) and Nicholas Byrne (b. 1979) currently live and work in London, UK.