Born 1975, Lives and works in London


Royal College of Art - MA Fine Art Painting
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design - BA(Hons) Fine Art in Painting
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design - Art and Design Foundation Studies

Solo Exhibitions

Gordon Cheung , Chinese Arts Centre, Manchester
Gordon Cheung , Thomas Cohn Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Hollow Sunsets , Houldsworth Gallery, London
Sprawl , DomoBaal Gallery, London

Selected Exhibitions

Arrivals/Departures , URBIS Museum, Manchester - (Curated by Sally Lai and Yuen Fong Ling)
2006 Beyond the Grave: Painting Power, Painting Death, Sartorial Contemporary Art, London -
(Curated by Hugh Mendes)
2005 BRITISH ART SHOW 6 , BALTIC, Gateshead (Touring UK – Curated by Alex Farquharson and Andrea Schlieker; organised by Hayward Gallery)
NLK (in association with Armory Show), Soho House, New York - (Curated by Simon Rumley, Ed Burke)
New London Kicks (TBC), Wooster Projects, New York (Curated by Simon Rumley and Ed Burke)
Art News , Raid Projects, Los Angeles (Curated by Hugh Mendes)
USUK 2 , Three Colts Gallery, London
ARCO Art Fair - Independents , Houldsworth Gallery, Madrid
Faux Realism , Royal Academy Pumphouse Gallery, London (Curated by Gavin Nolan)
Building Capacity , Storey Gallery, Lancashire UK - (with Lucy Gunning, Hiraki Sawa and others)
Art LA , Cynthia Broan Gallery, LA, USA
2005 Caution: Uneven Surfaces , Temporary Contemporary, London (Curated by Anthony Gross, Jen Wu)
Art News , Three Colts Gallery, London - (with Martin Creed, Gillian Wearing Amikan Toren and others)
Zoo Art Fair , London (with Flaca Gallery)
Grey Goo , Flaca Gallery, London (Curated by Tom Humphreys)
Horizon of Expectations , The Empire, London (Curated by Caroline List)
Halbes Haus , Three Colts Gallery, London (Curated by Dave Farnham and Boo Ritson)
Thermo 04 , with Castlefield Gallery, Lowry Museum, Salford
Le Petit Paysage , Liverpool Biennale, Liverpool (Toured UK - Curated by David Hancock)
Perspectives , Galerie Koch, Germany
Stray Show , Chicago, USA
Apopalyptical , Houldsworth Gallery, London
Collage , Bloomberg Space, London - (with Chris Ofili, Frank Stella, Richard Prince, Robert Rauchenberg and others - Curated by Sacha Craddock, David Risley, Graham Gussin and Stephen Hepworth)
HALF LIGHT , Rockwell, London
One Day , Gallery Coridoor, Iceland
2003 Yes, I am a Long Way from Home , Nunnery, London (inc catalogue)
Toured: Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury and Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland - (with Peter Doig, Paul Morrison, George Shaw, and others. Curated by Bob Matthews and Roger Kelly)
Vasl , VM Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan
Intervention , John Hansard Gallery, Southampton - (with Ron Arad, Foreign Investment, Runa Islam and others. Curated by Kathy Kenny and Vanda Playford)
Sense and Nonsense , Danielle Arnaud Gallery, London (with Marcel Broodthaers, James Lee Byars and others - Curated by Gerry Smith)
Drawing 100 , Drawingroom Project, Tannery, London - (with Julian Opie, Paul Noble, Langlands and Bell, Rachel Whiteread and others)
Trans- , Kyoto Art Centre, Japan - (Curated by Kohei Nawa)
ArtFutures , Contemporary Art Society, London
Portal- , Studio J, Osaka, Japan
2002Unscene , Gasworks, London (inc catalogue)
Wellworth , Keith Talent Gallery, London
CD1 , Marlborough Fine Arts, London (inc catalogue)
2001 The Show , Royal College of Art, London (inc catalogue)
Assembly , Stepney City, London – Curator and organiser (inc catalogue)
2000 Painting 2000 , Royal College of Art, London (inc catalogue)
Fakescape , Mellow Birds, Underwood Street, London

Awards / Resdences

2005 Residency (TBC), Conneticut, USA
2004 BOC Emerging Artist Award Finalist - (Selected by Sarah Kent: Time Out Arts editor, Karen Wright: Modern Painters editor, Marcus Harvey: Artist, Roy Exley: Critic/Curator)
Pizza Express Prospects Prize Finalist , Tea Building, London - (Selected by Tim Marlow: White Cube exhibitions director, Fiona Bradley: Fruitmarket Gallery Director, Simon Groom: Exhibitions Director of Tate Liverpool, Graham Gussin: Artist/Curator and Rachel Lowe: Artist)
Jerwood Drawing Prize Finalist – Toured UK: Jerwood Space, University of Gloucestershire, Bayart, mac, EICH Gallery and The Lowry (selected by Basil Beattie: Artist, Mary Doyle: Co-founder of Drawingroom, Tony Godfrey: Director of Sotheby's Institute of Art)
2003 Breathe Residency , Chinese Arts Centre, Manchester
Triangle Arts Trust International Artist Fellowship - Nominated by Gasworks Gallery
Jerwood Solo Platform Nominee
VASL Residency , Pakistan - Nominated by Gasworks Gallery
Arts Council England International Art Award
British Council International Arts Award
2000 Diffuse Asia, Kyoto Art Centre Residency , Japan
Lexmark European Painting Prize Finalist , London
1999 Socrates Travel Award for Berlin
John Minton Travel Award for Paris
TI Travel Award for Budapest
Paris Studio Residency , Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
The Gilchrist-Fisher Award Finalist , Rhg, London (inc catalogue)
1998 Space Studio Residency 98/99 , Space Studios, Old Street, London
Arte Viva Residency and competition - Painting First PrizeWinner, Italy (Judges: Enzo Cucchi and Pomodoro Giacometti)

Selected Press

11.10.05 ‘British Art Show 6', Channel 5 presented by Tim Marlow
7.10.05 ‘British Art Show 6', Newsnight Review
9.2005 'Gordon Cheung', 25th Birthday Issue - i-D magazine, p.98, Charlie Danby
6.6.2005 'As Hirst Hits 40, Meet the New Faces of UK Art Scene', The Independent, p.3, Arifa Akbar (image featured)
1.2005 ‘Gordon Cheung', Flash Art no.240 p.72, Roy Exley (image featured)
10.2004 ‘Gordon Cheung', Financial Times Weekend magazine, Jackie Wullschlager (image featured)
5.2004 ‘Breathing Space', City life, Tim Birch (image featured)
5.2004 ‘Gordon Cheung', Metro (Manchester), (image featured)
5.2004 ‘Pizza Express Prospects Prize', Metro (London), Fisun Guner (image featured)
5.2004 ‘Collage', Contemporary
5.2004 ‘Apopolyptical', Art Monthly, David Barrett (image featured)
5.2004 ‘Collage' Art Monthly, Eliza Williams
5.2004 ‘Collage', Kultureflash
10.2003 ‘Intervention', Sleazenation
10.2003 ‘Intervention', Gaurdian The Guide (image featured)
4.2003 ‘Yes I am a Long Way from Home', Contemporary
4.2003 ‘Yes I am a Long Way from Home', Art Monthly, Sara Harrison (image featured)
4.2003 ‘Yes I am a Long Way from Home' Time Out, Sarah Kent
4.2003 ‘Yes I am a Long Way from Home' Art Review
7.2002 ‘Gordon Cheung', Radio interview, The Glass Shrimp, Resonace FM
7.2002 ‘Gordon Cheung', What's On
7.2002 ‘Gordon Cheung', Time Out Website, Arts
5.6.2002 ‘Unscene', Gasworks Gallery, Modern Painters
30.4.2002 ‘Unscene', Gasworks Gallery, The Gaurdian - The Guide, Jessica Lack
24.4.2002 ‘Unscene', Gasworks Gallery, Time Out, no.1653, Jane Tynan
13.3.2002 ‘Wellworth', Keith Talent Gallery, Time Out, no.1647, Martin Herbert
2001 ‘Class of 2001 -Top 20 MA Graduates', Art Review supplement
6.2001 Surviving in the Arts, BBC Radio, London
4.6.2001 ‘Lessons in the art of survival', The Daily Telegraph, Will Bennett
2.3.2001 ‘Digitale Landschaften und neue Mythologien', Germany, Essen
27.12.2000 Assembly - The Best Art Shows of 2000, The Big Issue, no.418, Helen Sumpter
11.2000 ‘Fakescape', Frieze, no.55, Neal Brown (see also
11.2000 ‘Fakescape', Flash Art
18.10.2000 ‘Assembly', Time Out, no.1574
1.10.2000 ‘Go See..Assembly', The Observer Magazine
4.8.2000 ‘Fakescape', The Guardian, London, Jonathon Jones
23.8.2000 ‘Fakescape', Time Out, London, Izi Glover