MICHAEL FULLERTON. B.1971 Bellshill.

Lives and works in Glasgow.




Carl Kostyal Gallery, London, UK 2018 

Queens Park Railway Club, Glasgow, UK 2018 

Prussian Blue, Zero Gallery, Milan, ITA 2016

Prussian Blue, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK, 2015

Prussian Blue, Carl Freedman Gallery, London, UK, 2015

Prussian Blue, S1 Art Space, Sheffield in association with Museums Sheffield, UK 2015

Meaning Inc, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow in association with Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary

Art in Scotland, National Galleries of Scotland, UK 2014

Meaning Inc, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, US 2014

Columbia, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK, 2010

Black and White Are Colours, Art Nova, Art Basel Miami Beach, US 2008

Pleasure in Nonsense, Carl Freedman Gallery, London, UK 2007

Get Over Yourself, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, US 2006

Art Now: Michael Fullerton, Tate Britain, London, UK 2005

Suck on Science, Center for Contemporary Art, Glasgow, Scotland, UK 2005

Are You Hung Up? Carl Freedman Gallery, London, UK 2003

Are You Hung Up? Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, UK 2003

Michael Fullerton, curated by Rainey Colgan. British Council, Glasgow, UK 1997




Call Me, Carl Kostyal Gallery, Stockholm SE 2017

Walk Through British Art, 1545 to the Present Day, curated by lsa Coustou; Aicha Mehrez; Linsey

Young. Tate Britain, London UK 2017-18

I Want! I Want! - Art and Technology, curated by Deborah Smith. Birmingham Museum, UK 2017


Emotional Supply Chains, curated by Paul Luckraft (cat.). Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK 2016

Costume contributions and backdrop for Marvin Gaye Chetwynd’s event, MEGA HAMMER, in

association with Glasgow International. Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow UK 2016

Below Another Sky, curated by Alexia Holt (cat.). British Council. Touring: Glasgow Print Studio,

Glasgow; Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen; British Council Headquarters, London, UK 2016-18

A Painting Show, curated by Linsey Young (cat.). British Council. Touring: Vilnius Contemporary Art

Centre, Lithuania; Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick, I reland; Aram Art Gallery, Goyang Cultural

Foundation, Korea 2016-18

Trigger Words, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow, UK 2016


Continuum, curated by Lucy Byatt. Hospitalfield Arts Centre, Arbroath, UK 2015

Fighting History, 1760-NOW, curated by Greg Sullivan (cat.). Tate Britain, London, UK 2015

Graves Gallery and Museum, Sheffield, UK 2015

One Day, Something Happens: Paintings of People: A selection by Jennifer Higgie from the Arts Council

Collection, curated by Jennifer Higgie (cat.). Arts Council of England. Touring: Leeds Art Gallery;

Nottingham Castle; Highlanes Gallery Drogheda, Ireland; The Atkinson Southport; Towner Eastbourne,

UK 2015-17

British Friends of the Art Museums of Israel (BFAMI) Gala Auction, Southeby’s, London UK 2015

Jerwood Encounters: The Grantchester Pottery Paints the Stage, Jerwood Space, London, UK 2015

Inner Landscapes of Time, Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam, NL 2015


IM & EX PLICIT, curated by Luc Deryke. Tatjana Pieters Gallery, Ghent BE 2014

It Happens Without You, Kendall Koppe Gallery, Glasgow, UK 2014


Learning to Draw, Drawing to Learn: The Glasgow School of Art, curated by Stuart McKenzie; Prof.

Roger Wilson. Fleming Collection, London, UK 2013

A Picture Show, curated by Sean McGlashan. Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA), Glasgow, UK 2013


Dawn Chorus: New Works in the Arts Council Collection, curated by Nigel Walsh. Leeds Art Gallery, UK


The Irregular Correct, curated by Alex Pollard; Claire Stephenson. Fremantle Arts Centre, AU 2012


ABC: Art Berlin Contemporary: About Painting, Berlin, DE 2011

The Big Society, Galerie Vallois, Paris, FR 2011

Moving Through Cinema, Tramway, Glasgow in association with Lux, London, UK 2011

Portraits, Gerhardsen Gerner Gallery, Berlin, DE 2011

Surface Noise, curated by John Mckechnie; Gill Saunders (cat.). Jerwood Space, London, UK 2011

Bigminis: Fetishes of Crisis, curated by Alexis Vaillant (cat.). CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain de

Bordeaux, FR 2011


British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet, curated by Lisa Le Fevre; Tom Morton (cat.). Hayward

Touring: Nottingham Castle Museum; Nottingham Contemporary; Hayward Gallery London; CCA

Glasgow; Peninsula Arts Plymouth, UK 2010

In the Event of Suspicion, curated by Wiebke Gronemeyer. Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld, DE 2010


Unreliable Witness, curated by Claire Jackson; Lorraine Wilson. Tramway, Glasgow, UK 2008

Works on Paper, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York US 2008

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, curated by Tracey Emin. Royal Academy, London, UK 2008


Stay Forever and Ever and Ever, curated by Andrew Renton (cat.). South London Gallery, London, UK


As If by Magic, curated by Charles Asprey; Kay Pallister. Peace Centre, Bethlehem, Palestine, PS 2007


Toutes Compositions Florales, Carl Freedman Gallery, London, UK 2006

Tate Triennial: New British Art, curated by Beatrix Ruf (cat.). Tate Britain, London, UK 2006


Quodlibet, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne, DE 2004

Concert in The Egg, curated by Jo Stella-Sawicka. The Ship, London, UK 2004


Corpa Nova, curated by Laurence Kavanagh; Lizzie Carey-Thomas. Spitals Square, London, UK 2003

Bloomberg New Contemporaries, curated by J.J. Charlesworth; Cerith Wyn Evans; Rebecca Warren

(cat.). Cornerhouse, Manchester; Barbican, London, UK 2003

Prague Biennale, curated by Dr. Neil Mulholland. Czech National Gallery, Prague CZ 2003


Andrew Mummery Gallery, London, UK 2002

Half the World Away, curated by Martin Boyce, Ihor Holubizky; Projeto Linha Imaginaria (Imaginery

Line Project); Ines Raphaelian; Simon Rees; Hayley Tompkins. Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center,

Hallwalls, Buffalo NY US 2002

Gwangju Biennale, curated by Charles Esche, Hou Hanru and Sung Wan Kyung. Gwangju KR 2002


Me/We, Project Space, Athens, GR 2001

Osuuskunta Forum Box Ruoholahdenranta, Helsinki, FI 2001


Europe in the Box, curated by Henrik Schrat (cat.). A.C.C. Gallery, Weimar, Germany DE 1999

Radiotuesday, FM radio broadcast. All Horizons Club, Glasgow UK, 1999




Emotional Supply Chains, Paul Luckraft. Zabludowicz Art Projects, London, UK 2016

Fighting History, 1760 - NOW, Greg Sullivan. Tate Publishing, London, UK 2015

A Painting Show, J.P Stonard. British Council, London, UK 2015

Below Another Sky, Alexia Holt. British Council, London UK 2014

Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland: Reader and Guide, Katrina Brown; Moira

Jeffrey. National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, UK 2014

One Day, Something Happens: Paintings Of People: A Selection By Jennifer Higgie From The Arts

Council Collection, Jennifer Higgie. Hayward Publishing, London, UK 2014

Artists’ Cocktails, Ryan Gander. Dent De leone, London, UK 2013

Culture Now, Michael Fullerton interviewed by Carl Freedman. Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA),

London, UK 2012

Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, Barry Schwabsky; Gilda Williams. Phaidon, New York, US


Cranford Collection 03, Andrew Renton; Muriel Salem. Les Presses du Réel, Dijon, FR 2012

BigMinis: Fetishes of Crisis, Bruce Hainley. CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain de Bordeaux, FR 2011

British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet, Lisa Le Feuvre; Tom Morton. Hayward Publishing,

London, UK 2010

Cranford Collection 01, Andrew Renton; Muriel Salem. Les presses du réel, Dijon, FR 2008

Stay Forever and Ever and Ever, Andrew Renton. South London Gallery, UK 2007

Keep on Oninn’ - Contemporary Art at Tate Britain, Lizzie Carey Thomas; Catherine Stout; Rachel Tant.

Tate Publishing, London UK 2007

Tate Triennial 2006: New British Art, Beatrix Ruf; Clarrie Wallis. Tate Publishing, London, UK 2006

Art Now, Video Interview. Tate Britain, London UK 2005

Bloomberg: New Contemporaries, J.J. Charlesworth; Cerith Wyn Evans; Rebecca Warren. Bloomberg,

London, UK 2003

Are You Hung Up? Michael Fullerton; Dr. Neil Mulholland. Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, UK 2003

Transmission: Committee for the Visual Arts, Black Dog Publishing, 2002




Pleasure in Nonsense, monograph. John Calcutt; Luc Derycke; Michael Fullerton. Published by MER:
Paperkunsthalle, Ghent BE 2010






Arts Council Collection, London UK

British Council Collection, London UK

Cranford Collection, London UK

Farjam Collection, Dubai UAE

Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice ITA

National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh UK

Saatchi Collection, London UK

Susan and Michael Hort Collection, New York US

Tate, London UK

University of Stirling, Stirling UK

Victoria & Albert Museum, London UK

Zabludowicz Collection, London UK