Toby Christian (b. 1983 in Boston, England) lives and works in Glasgow, Scotland.
In 2012 Christian gave a reading titled his articular lung at the Waterstones flagship store in London, and in 2013 his first book of writing Measures was published by Koenig Books. In 2012 he was included in the international survey 24 Artists to Watch by Modern Painters magazine, and in 2010 was included in Frieze magazine’s yearly Emerging Artists feature.
“Recent Solo shows include: Pedestrian Confetti, Set The Controls For The Heart of The Sun, Leeds, England (2015); A Bunch of Keys, NAM Project, Milan, Italy (2015); Some Sky, Vigo Gallery, London, England (2015); The Plastically Parroting, Intermedia, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, Scotland (2014) and The Tread and the Rise, Baró Galeria, São Paulo, Brazil (2013). Recent group exhibitions include Quiz 2, curated by Robert Stadler and Alexis Vaillant, Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg, (2016); Objects From The Temperate Palm House, organised by Chloe Reith and Kirsty White, Bargain Spot, Edinburgh, (2016) and Archeologia e Architecture, curated by Institute for the Development of Emerging Art – New York, Fondazione 107, Turin (2015).
Group Exhibitions include: Quiz, Galeries Poirel, Nancy, (2014); Detours/After Detournement, Enclave, London, England (2014); Unseen Blows, Seventeen, London, England (2012).
For more information visit: www.tobychristian.com