Douglas Gordon

Born in 1966 in Glasgow (Scotland), DOUGLAS GORDON lives and works in Berlin (Germany), Glasgow (Scotland) and Paris (France). Douglas Gordon’s practice encompasses video and film, installation, sculpture, photography, and text. Through his work, Gordon investigates human conditions like memory and the passage of time, as well as universal dualities such as life and death, good and evil, right and wrong. Kamel Mennour and Douglas Gordon have been working together since 2018.

Gordon’s œuvre has been exhibited globally, in major solo exhibitions including the Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin (1999), the Tate Liverpool (2000), the MOCA in Los Angeles (2001 and 2012), the Hayward Gallery in London (2002), the National Gallery of Scotland (2006), the Museum of Modern Art in New York (2006), the TATE Britain in London (2010), the Tel Aviv Museum of Art (2013), as well as in the Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris (2014).
His film works have been invited to the Festival de Cannes, Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), Venice Film Festival, Edinburgh International Film Festival, BFI London Film Festival, Festival del Film Locarno, New York Film Festival, among many others.
Gordon received the 1996 Turner Prize. In 2017, he presented “I had nowhere to go” at Documenta 14 in Athens and Kassel.

Works

Exhibition view, ARoS Musem, Aarhus, Danemark - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, ARoS Musem, Aarhus, Danemark, 2019
Exhibition view, ARoS Musem, Aarhus - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, ARoS Musem, Aarhus, 2019
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2019
Self Portrait of You + Me (Elv 4 pieces) - © kamel mennour
Self Portrait of You + Me (Elv 4 pieces), 2015
Hocus Pocus - © kamel mennour
Hocus Pocus, 2018
The Things He Does - © kamel mennour
The Things He Does, 2019
Exhibition view, MoMA, New York City - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, MoMA, New York City, 2006
Remembered in Flames (Jane Russell) - © kamel mennour
Remembered in Flames (Jane Russell), 2007
Serve the good cause and die - © kamel mennour
Serve the good cause and die, 2019
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2019
Exhibition view, Musée d’Art moderne de Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Musée d’Art moderne de Paris, 2014
The Rhythm of the Night #15 - © kamel mennour
The Rhythm of the Night #15, 2019
Stolen Fruit - © kamel mennour
Stolen Fruit, 2019
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2019
Self-Portrait of You + Me (Jackie nine hole) - © kamel mennour
Self-Portrait of You + Me (Jackie nine hole), 2018
The Rhythm of the Night #2 - © kamel mennour
The Rhythm of the Night #2, 2019
Sers la bonne cause et meurs 2 - © kamel mennour
Sers la bonne cause et meurs 2, 2019
Exhibition view, Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, 2015
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2018
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2019
Self Portrait of You + Me (Double Debbie) - © kamel mennour
Self Portrait of You + Me (Double Debbie), 2018
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2018
Exhibition view, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, 2017
The Rhythm of the Night #1 - © kamel mennour
The Rhythm of the Night #1, 2019
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2019
Exhibition view, Dunedin Public Art Gallery - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 2016
SelfPortrait of You + Me (Three-faced Elvis) - © kamel mennour
SelfPortrait of You + Me (Three-faced Elvis), 2015
Sers la bonne cause et meurs - © kamel mennour
Sers la bonne cause et meurs, 2019
Exhibition view, MoMA, New York - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, MoMA, New York, 2006
Self Portrait of You + Me (8 Elvis doubled inverted) - © kamel mennour
Self Portrait of You + Me (8 Elvis doubled inverted), 2018
Abracadabra - © kamel mennour
Abracadabra, 2018
Exhibition view, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, 2013
Selfportrait of you + me (seven hole Jackie) - © kamel mennour
Selfportrait of you + me (seven hole Jackie), 2008
The Rhythm of the Night #11 - © kamel mennour
The Rhythm of the Night #11, 2019
Performance, Park Avenue Armory, New York City - © kamel mennour
Performance, Park Avenue Armory, New York City, 2014
Self Portrait of You + Me (Multicoloured Elvis with Black and White) - © kamel mennour
Self Portrait of You + Me (Multicoloured Elvis with Black and White), 2018
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, kamel mennour, Paris, 2018
Exhibition view, Dunedin Public Art Gallery - © kamel mennour
Exhibition view, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, 2018

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