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Kaye Donachie

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Glasgow, United Kingdom

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Born 1970 Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Currently lives and works in London.


  • 1997 Royal College of Art, London, MA in Painting.
  • 1996 Hochschule der Künste (H.D.K.), Berlin.
  • 1992 University of Central England, Birmingham, B.A. (Hons.) Fine Art.

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2013 Maureen Paley, London.
  • 2010 Maureen Paley, London.
  • 2009 Peres Projects, Berlin.
  • Marianne Boesky, New York.
  • 2006 John Connelly Presents, New York.
  • 2005 Maureen Paley, London.
  • Peres Projects, Los Angeles.
  • 2004 Artists Space, New York.
  • Maureen Paley, London.
  • 1998 Maureen Paley Interim Art, London.
  • 1992 Malvern Arts Centre, Worcester.

Two Person Exhibitions

  • 2012 Color (rules), Kaye Donachie and Dagmar Heppner, Spazio Cabinet, Milan, Italy.

Group Exhibitions

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  • 2013 Meshes of the Afternoon, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA.
    A general history of labyrinths, galerie crèvecœur, Paris, France.
    Birds, Beasts and Flowers, Galerie Zink, Berlin.
  • 2012 To Have a Voice, The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow.
  • 2011 Between My Head and My Hand There is Always the Face of Death, Philip Feldman Gallery at Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon.
    Secret Societies, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt.
  • 2010 Fade Away, Transition Gallery, London
    Get Behind Me Satan and Push, Peres Projects, Berlin.
  • 2009 The Dark Monarch: Magic and Modernity in British Art, Tate St Ives, St Ives, touring to Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, (C)
  • Minneapolis, Peres Projects, Los Angeles.
  • 2008 M25: Around London, Centre Cultural Andratx, Mallorca, curated by Barry Schwabsky.
  • 41 Tage / Die Kirchner Show, Kornhäuschen, Aschaffenburg.
  • The Brotherhood of Subterranea|, Kunstbunker, Nuremberg.
  • 2007 At Home, Yvon Lambert, New York.
  • If Everybody had an Ocean: Brian Wilson: An Art Exhibition, Tate St Ives; CAPC Musée d’Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, (C).
  • Very Abstract and Hyper Figurative, curated by Jens Hoffmann, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, (C).
  • The Juddykes, The Old Art Shop at John Jones, London.
  • Gravity’s Rainbow, Peres Projects, Athens.
  • Hope and Despair, Cell Project Space, London.
  • 2006 Tempest, curated by John Connelly, The Fireplace Project, New York.
  • About Light, Galerie Lelong, New York.
  • The Afternoon of a Faun, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens.
  • Tate Triennial, Tate Britain, London, (C).
  • 2005 Ideal Worlds: New Romanticism in Contemporary Art, Schirn Kunsthalle % Frankfurt, (C).
  • Growing Up Absurd, Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury.
  • 2004 Reflections, Art and Heritage Festival, Artuatuca, Tongeren, (C).
  • wider than the sky, 117 Commercial Street, London.
  • John Connelly Presents, New York.
  • 2003 Prague Biennale 1, Peripheries Become the Center, Veletrzni Palac, Prague.
  • Dirty Pictures, The Approach, London.
  • Yes! I Am A Long Way From Home, touring exhibition: Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton, The Nunnery, London, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland and K.I.A.D, Canterbury.
  • 2002 Hasta La Vista, The Mission, London.
  • We All Love… The Mission, London.
  • Am Anfang der Bewegung stand ein Skandal (The Movement began with a Scandal), Lenbachhaus Museum, Munich.
  • 2001 Kaye Donachie, James Welling, Maureen Gallace, Maureen Paley Interim Art, London.
  • 2000 Poster Show, Cabinet Gallery, London.
  • Poster Show Gavin Brown Enterprise Corp, New York.
  • 1999 Surveying the Landscape, Lombard Freid Fine Arts, New York.
  • Limit Less, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna.
  • John Moores 21, 1999, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, (C).
  • East International 1999, Norwich Gallery.
  • A Mountain and a Valley, Cubitt Street, London.
  • 1998 Kaye Donachie, Miyoko Hoshi, Stanley Picker Gallery.
  • Kingston University, Kingston.
  • London Now, Saks Project Art, New York, (C).
  • 1997 Interior, Maureen Paley Interim Art, London.
  • 1995 Small Paintings, South Hill Park Arts Centre, Berkshire.
  • 1994 John Jones Gallery Open, John Jones Gallery, London.
  • On the Wall – The Sister Show, (In conjunction with Writing on the Wall, Tate Gallery), Advice Arcade Gallery, Norwich.
  • 1993 Interiors Exhibition, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne.


  • 1999 John Moores Award
  • 1997 The Deloitte and Touche Award
  • The Christie’s Award
  • 1996 The Basil Alkazzi Scholarship
  • Travel Award to study at Hodshule der Kunst
  • 1994 London Arts Board Award to Individual Artists
  • 1993 Princes Trust Award
  • 1992 The George Jackson Travel Award
Recent Exhibits

Kaye Donachie participated in these exhibits:

Sep, 2015 Behind her eyelids she sees something
RIBOT gallery
Jan, 2015 (un mural, des tableaux)
Frac Île-de-France, le Plateau
May, 2014 Portraits of Solitude
de la Cruz Collection
Apr, 2014 Grey Flags
Backslash Gallery
Nov, 2013 Solo Exhibition
Maureen Paley
Jul, 2013 Life’s an Illusion Love is a Dream
The Royal Standard
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