Mark Leckey

Mark Leckey (b. 1964, Birkenhead), is a contemporary artist working with a variety of media including film, sound, sculpture and performance.

His work explores the relationship between popular culture and technology and explores the subjects of anxiety, class and nostalgia. In 2008 he won the Turner Prize for his exhibition Industrial Light and Magic. He has had numerous solo exhibitions including: Tate Britain, London (2019); MOMA PS1, New York (2016-17); Haus der Kunst, Munich (2015); the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (2013); and the Serpentine Gallery, London (2011). He has participated in the Carnegie International (2013), the 55th Venice Biennale (2013), and the 8th Gwangju Biennial (2010). Leckey lives and works in London.

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Mark Leckey. Photo: Constantine//Spence for Plaster Magazine - Issue 8