Born Germany 1974, lives in London.

2009-11 MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art

1997  Pratt Institute, BAFA Exchange, Brooklyn

1995-98  BA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art

chriscoombes@gmail.com

 

2017

New Property, LM6A Project Space, London. Curated by Lisa Penny and Marta Bakst

2015

You Like That, Belfast. Curated by Alissa Kleist

Hoy Hoy Hoy, 177 Stoke Newington Church Street, London

2014

Beuys Keep Swinging, Chelsea College of Art.

2013

Other People’s Problems: Conflicts and Paradoxes  Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv

2012

The London Open Whitechapel Gallery, London. Selectors: Patricia Bickers, Rodney Graham, Jack Kirkland, Marta Kuzma, Kirsty Ogg.

Appropriate Response Vulpes Vulpes, London

I Remember A-side B-Side Gallery, London

Schizm Magazine Issue 5, Contributor

Video Show Curator of 25 artists’ work, screened at Function Room, London and Primary, Nottingham

2011

I live in my own world, but it’s ok, they know me here Elizabeth House, London

Red Mansion Award Shortlisted

What, 24 Gray’s Inn Road, London

Elizabeth House Project, 39 York Place, London

2010

ParkingHampstead Heath, London

2009

What Is It Good For?, The Griffin, London

Rendez-vous Ouagadougou, Contemporain 405, Burkina Faso. Curators: Peter Walsh & Kindo Salifou.

2008

Real Life, Portman Gallery, Morpeth School London. Curator: Sarah Sparkes.

2003

100 Mothers, Oxford House, London. Curator: Harry Pye.

Please Take One, 39 Mitchell St, London.

2002

Profile Artist’s Project for Tate: the art magazine Issue 29 Editor: Tim Marlow

Gatsby, New Lansdowne Club, London. Curator Spartacus Chetwynd

Serotica, Reception Gallery, London. Curators: Emily Pethick, Kit Hammonds, Emma Mahony

Slimvolume II, Publisher: Andrew Hunt, London. V&A Museum Collection

Viva Pablo, The Bart Well’s Institute, London. Curator: Harry Pye

Evidence, Essor Gallery Project Space, London. Curators: Susanne Kohler, Phil Coy.

2001

Tate Celebrity List, collaboration with Christian Rutherford.(Matthew Higgs Imprint ’93 50th Project).

Interview Martin Creed for Tate Magazine Issue 24.

2000

It May Be Rubbish, But It’s British Rubbish, Glassbox, Paris. Curator Harry Pye

Funny, Andrew Mummery Gallery, London. Curator: Peter Harris

1999

Spent, Lord Palmerston, London. Curator: Emma Mahony

1998

A to Z, The Approach, London. Curator: Matthew Higgs