Mark Leckey

born 1964

Mark Leckey, ‘Made in ‘Eaven’ 2004
Made in ‘Eaven 2004
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Mark Leckey (born 1964 in Birkenhead, Wirral) is a British artist, working with collage art, music and video. His Found art and found footage pieces span several videos, most notably Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore (1999) and Industrial Light and Magic (2008), for which he won the 2008 Turner Prize. His work has been widely exhibited internationally, including solo exhibitions at Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, in 2008 and at Le Consortium, Dijon, in 2007. His performances have been presented in New York at the Museum of Modern Art, Abrons Arts Center; at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, both in 2009; and at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, in 2008.

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