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Born 1980.  Lives and works in London, England.                       


Education

2007MA, Chelsea College of Art
2003BA, Fine Art, Slade School of Art
The Art Institute of Chicago


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017Nick Hornby, Sculpture (1504 - 2017), Glyndebourne, UK    [Press Release]
2015Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra - Collaborative Works II, Choi Lager Gallery, Cologne
2013Sculpture (1504-2013), Churner and Churner, New York
Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra, One Canada Square, London
2011Matthew Burrows & Nick Hornby, The Solo projects, Basel 
2010Atom vs Super Subject, Alexia Goethe Gallery, London    [Press Release
2008Tell Tale Heart, Camley Street Natural Park, London
Clifford Chance Sculpture Award 2008, Clifford Chance, London


Selected Group Exhibitions & Events

2018
Year One, Frestonian Gallery, London 
Une seconde vie #1, 2017,
 Garden Museum, London
Magic & Method, Nick Hornby, Eduardo Paolozzi & Douglas White, Frestonian Gallery, London.
Hornby Tantra - Collaborative Works III: Proposals, Multiple sites, British Land, UK
Artist in Residence, Pinsent Masons LLP, London
2017

The Curators’ EggsPaul Kasmin, New York, NY   [Press Release]
Contemporary Sculpture Fulmer, Fulmer Contemporary, UK   [Press Release]
Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra - Collaborative Works II, Pinsent Masons LLP, London
I Lost My Heart to a Starship TrooperGriffin Gallery, London   [Press Release]   [Catalogue]
2016Think Pieces, Cass Sculpture Foundation, UK
Bright Young Things, David Gill Gallery, London
Group Show, Waterside Contemporary, London
Attitudes>Sculpture #1, Eduardo Secci Gallery, Florence
2015ALAC, Los Angeles Contemporary with Anat Ebgi Gallery
2014The Last Picture Show, Churner and Churner Gallery, NY
Slipped Gears, Usman Gallery, Bennington College, VT USA
Eric Fertman and Nick Hornby, Time Equities Building, New York
Bird God Drone, Commissioned by Two Trees for outdoor presentation in DUMBO, Brookyn, NY
2013Out of Hand, Materializing the Postdigital, Museum of Art and Design, NY
Ikono On Air Festival, Ikono, Berlin
The Fine Line, Identity Art Gallery, Hong Kong [press release]
Drawing Biennial 2013, Drawing Room, London
2012Polish Bienalle: Meditations - The Unknown, Poznan, Poland
Sculptors Drawings, Pangolin, London
This is London, Shizaru, London
2011Aggregate, curated by Kathleen Madden, Churner & Churner, New York
House of the Nobleman: The Return2 Cornwall Terrace, London 
Lights Are On But Nobody’s Home, Standpoint Gallery, London
Non-Objectif SudBortolami Gallery, New York
Open PrototypingEyebeam, New York
2010Patrons, Muses and Professionals, Eyebeam, New York
Props, Events and Encounters. British Council, The Hub, Athens, Greece 
Spitalfields Sculpture Prize Exhibition, Allen & Overy, London
Sculpture PromenadeFitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Flaming July, Leighton House Museum, London
2009Walking in Our Mind, Royal Festival Hall / Southbank, London
West London Studio Project - prologue, London 2012 Olympia
The Ghost in the Machine, Visual Dialogues, Tate Triennial, Tate Britain  
The Voice and Nothing More, Slade Research Centre, Woburn Square, London
RPG Residency Exhibition, Mumbai, India 
RBS Bursary Award Exhibition, RBS London
2008Gatti, London Canal Museum, Curated by Brooke Lynn McGowan 
Anticipation, Selfridges, London 
Clifford Chance Sculpture Award, Clifford Chance PLC, London
2007Future Map 07, The Arts Gallery, University of Arts London 
How We May Be, Late at Tate, August, Tate Britain, London
I Am Your Worst Nightmare, Arnolfini, Bristol  
Late Nights, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London 
Late at Tate, February, Tate Britain, London 
MA Show, Chelsea College of Art, London 
2006Digital Space, Showroom Cinema, Sheffield
Hayward Nights, Hayward Gallery, London 
Arctic Circle, ICA, London
Arctic Circle, Hayward Gallery, London 
NODE.London, Media Arts London, Slade Woburn Square, London
2003BA Show, Slade School of Art

Prizes, Awards and Residencies

2018Appointed Artist in Residence at Pinsent Masons LLP, London
Awarded Harlow Science Park Commission
2017Shortlisted public commission Ergon House, London, UK
Shortlisted for Lister House Health Centre Commission, Harlow, UK
2014Appointed FRBS. Fellow of the RBSRoyal British Society of Sculptors
2012Stone Residency, Stone Festival 2012, The Bowes Museum
Shortlisted permanent commission V&A Cast Court, V&A, London
Residency, Ceramics, Chelsea College of Art, University of the Arts London
2011Residency at, Eyebeam, New York
2010Awarded RBKC Artists' Professional Development Bursary
2009Awarded Deidre Hubbard Sculpture Award
RPG Residency - Institute of Contemporary Indian Art (ICIA House), Mumbai, India
Selected for 2009 / 2010 AA2A Scheme
Shortlisted Spitalfields Sculpture Prize
Courvoisier The Future 500, in partnership with The Observer   
RBS Sculpture Bursary Award
Shortlisted Mark Tanner Sculpture Award 2009, Guest Selector: Cornelia Parker
2008Clifford Chance Sculpture Award 2008
2006BlindArt Prize
2003University College London Convocation Travel Award

Selected Bibliography, Articles & Media

2018Art in the Square Mile, Kate Gordon, Evening Standard, May 2018
Nick Hornby on Magic and Method
, Robert Shore, Elephant Magazine
Nick Hornby shows work at the Frestonian Gallery alongside that of Eduardo Paolozzi and Douglas White, Artdaily.org
2017This is how to do Collaboration, Dalra Nam, Privilege Magazine Korea, December 2017
Sculptor Nick Hornby in Conversation with Composer Nico Muhly, Whitewall Magazine Fall 2017
History Lessons with Nick Hornby, Maxwell Williams, Cultured Magazine Fall 2017
An Interview With The Sculptor Nick Hornby About Glyndebourne Festival, Harry Seymour, Candid Magazine Augt 2017
Nick Hornby: Accelerated Forms at the Paul Kasmin Gallery
Amanprit Sandhu, BlackBook Magazine, Augt 2017
Simplicity in Complex, Claire Meadows, After NYNE Magazine, August 2017
Nick Hornby’s Shape-Shifting Sculptures at Glyndebourne,
 Nicholas Forrest, Blouin Artinfo, Aug 2017
Sculptures By Nick Hornby Impress At Glyndebourne Festival 2017Paul Carter Robinson, Artlyst, Aug 2017
Mark Sherin interviews artist Nick Hornby
, Mark Sherin, FAD, Aug 2017
12 Artists in Summer Group Shows Who Deserve Solo Shows, Artsy, Aug 2017
11 things you should do this August, Tatler, Aug 2017
Nick Hornby: Grand Narratives and Little Anecdotes
Document Journal, July 2017
Stronger sales and supersize cigarettes, Melanie Gerlis, The Financial Times
Hornby’s art historical smorgasbord at GlyndebourneGareth Harris, The Art Newspaper, July 2017
‘The Curators’ Eggs’ at Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, Blouin Artinfo, July 2017
Nick Hornby, Sculpture (1504 - 2017), Joe Hewitt, PYLOT Magazine, Jul 2017
A Very English Affair: Vogue’s Hamish Bowles Attends a Summer Opera Festival in Glyndebourne, Hamish Bowles, Vogue, June 2017
Nick Hornby, Sculpture in 2017,
Kat Kuch, FWORD Magazine, June 2017 
In Time, The work of Nick Hornby, Michael Prokopow, Dean of OCAD University, Toronto May 2017
Looking Sharp, The Times, May 2017
Monumental sculptures by artist Nick Hornby at Glyndebourne Festival 2017, artdaily.org
Five Sculptures Shows to see this Spring, Frances Hedges, Town & Country, May 2017
Eight exhibitions to seeWill Gore, Spectator Life, May 2017
2016I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper, The Art Newspaper, Jan 2017
I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper, Exhibition Catalogue
'Young Bright Things': ten rising stars showcase their skills at David Gill Gallery, Ali Morris, Wallpaper Magazine, Apr 2016
Larsson & Jennings x Nick Hornby, Film for Larsson & Jennings.  
Exclusive: Larsson & Jennings x Nick Hornby, So It Goes
A Creative Youthquake in London, Fan Zhong, W Magazine
Young Bright Things at David Gill Gallery, Fresh approaches to design/art by a hip creative crowd, Kasia Maciejowska, FT
2015My Highlights from Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2015, Will Kopelman, artsy.net
2014Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013), Ara H. Merjian, Frieze Magazine issue 162 April 2014
Nick Hornby Interview by Johnathan Openshaw, LiP Magazine
2013Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013), Karen Rosenberg, The New York Times
Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013), Dr Michael Petry, Huffington Post 
Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013), Margot Maxwell, Horst und Edeltraut 
Nick Hornby. Sculpture (1504-2013), Wall Street International 
Brancusi & Brain Waves: 3-D Printing Goes to the Museum, Stephanie Strasnick. ARTnews 
 A Modern Take on Michelangelo's "David" Through the Eyes of a Drone, Lex Berko, VICE Motherboard This Pointy Remix of Michelangelo’s David in Brooklyn Was Designed to Be Seen by Drones, Benjamin Sutton, Artinfo  
Two Trees Management Co. announces new public art commission, Brooklyn Daily Eagle 
Deja Vu, Nick Hornby’s eerily familiar art. Jason Farago, Out Magazine, April Issue 
Interview: Nick Hornby and Sinta Tantra Activate One Canada Square in London, Ashley McNelis, Whitewall magazine (download pdf
RA Magazine's Pick of the Week: Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra, One Canada Square 
Eyecandy, Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra's Colourful Sculptures, Fan Zhong, W Magazine (download pdf) 
Monocle Culture Interview: Nick Hornby & Sinta Tantra by Jack Phillips. Broadcast Jan 28th. (5 minute clip) 
2012Whose Form Is It Anyway? A New Media Curators Notes on Nick Hornby, Omar Kholeif is a writer, editor and Curator at FACT, Liverpool.
Brutality and beauty, hunger and hybridity. Brooke Lynn McGowan, Art & Architecture Journal, Nov 2012 (download pdf) 
I HEART 3D, Phoebe Crompton, One Stop Arts, Aug 2012 
Uniquely Referential: Nick Hornby, Angelica Pursley, Huffington Post, Apr 2012  Men at work, Simon Chilvers, The Guardian, June 2012 
Nick Hornby, Love Art London,Crane.tv. Video Interview Motherboard 
This Pointy Remix of 
Aggregate (Clare Gasson, Nick Hornby, Connor Linskey), Kathy Battista, The Brooklyn Rail Feb 2012  (download pdf)
Featuring Nick Hornby, Atelier Mayer, Vanity Fair Hollywood Issue, February 2012 
2011Nick Hornby, Feature, Ampleforth Journal 2011
Brutality and beauty, hunger and hybridity. Brooke Lynn McGowan, Art & Architecture Journal, Nov 2012 (download pdf) 
Exhibition: The Return at The House of the Nobleman, London, Brooke McGowan, October 2011 
Feature: Nick Hornby, Sculptor, Creative Life, August 2011 
A New York hotel[...], Sara Staples, Globe and Mail Jun 24 2011 
2010Start in ART, Jack Wakefield, The Spectator, A guide to Luxury and Style Autumn 2010, 6th November
Cultural Life: Nick Hornby, sculptor, Charlotte Cripps, The Independent, Friday, 8 October 2010 
Video: Lifo TV, The Hub, Athens 
Sculpture as Narrative, Simon Todd, Artnet 
A Drink With: Artist Nick HornbyPaul Brady, Conde Nast Traveler 
It's a Brancusi... and a Frink, Tom Cheshire, Wired Magazine, July 2010  
Critic's Picks, Kathleen Madden, Artforum.com 
Nick Hornby, Atom vs Super Subject, Dazed Digital, May 2010 
Nick Hornby, Atom vs Super Subject, FAD, May 2010 
Atom vs Super Subject, Martin Herbert 2010 
Nick Hornby, Atom vs Super Subject, Paul Carey Kent 
Artfully Adaptable, The Secret Agent, Financial Times, 30.05.2010 
Classic Treasure, Sculpture Promenade 2010, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Harry Mount. The Spectator, May 2010
Who to watch in 2010, Evening Standard, 05.01.10
2009Walking in Our Mind, FAD, August 2009
Walking in Our Mind, SLAMXHYPE, August 2009 
Courvoisier The Future 500, in partnership with The Observer, The Observer
Beyond the pale, Brooke Lynn McGowan, Miser and Now, August 2009 Introducing... a new Gormley, Deborah Feldman, ES Magazine, 19.06.09 
2008London’s Got Talent, Ossian Ward, Time Out
Best of Britain’s Young Artists in Saatchi Show, Louise Jury, Evening Standard 
Anticipation, Whitehot Magazine 
Lick It, Michael Petry, Catalogue Essay: Gatti, London Canal Museum 
China: Innovation From London, Zhuangshi 
Playing to the Gallery, Giles Morris, The Guardian  
Untitled, after Nick Hornby, Brooke Lynn McGowan 
Joining the Dots, Platform DVD, Live Art Development Agency, London 
Bridging the Gap, Gaynor aaltonen, University of the Arts London Magazine
2007Future Reflections, Catalogue
2006In Touch, Interview with Gary O’Donaghue, BBC Radio 4
More than a Feeling, Peter White, The Times T2 
BlindArt, Mark Drinkwater, The Guardian 
Please Touch the Exhibits, Charlotte Cripps, The Independent  Critics Choice, Artic Circle ICA, John L Walters, The Guardian 
2005Critics Choice, Herbert, Martin. Time Out
Sound-Track, Critics Choice, Independent on Sunday  

Invited Talks, Panels ETC

2017Modern Classicisms, Classical Art and Contemporary Artists in Dialogue, Courtauld / Kings College London, UK. Speakers Christopher Le Brun, Ruth Allen, Nick Hornby, Minna Moore Ede and Elizabeth Prettjohn.
Tate Britain Presents Queer British Art and Identity, Wilderness Festival, Cornbury Park, Oxfordshire, UK. Speakers: Clare Barlow, Tim Redfern, Nick Hornby & Paris Lees
Mimesis, Museums, and Markets, Griffin Gallery, London. Speakers: Luke Caulfield, Gordon Cheung, Nick Hornby, Henry Hudson and Wolfe von Lenkiewicz, Catherine Loewe. 
2016Guest Jury, Architectural Association: Diploma 1. Lily Jencks & Jessica Reynolds
2015
Public Sculpture: From Process to Place, Pangaea Sculptors’ Centre. Speakers: Sacha Craddock, Ellen Mara De Watcher, Rachel Withers & Alys Williams.
Judging panel, The Picton Art Prize, University of the Arts London
2014Judging panel, The Soho Sculpture Prize, Morgan Lovell
The Truth About Artists, Art14, London, Speakers: Felicity Hogan, Program Officer, New York Foundation for the Arts Learning; Justin Hibbs, Artist; Russell Martin, Artquest
Input-->output; the machine logic of labor, Eyebeam, New York. Speakers: Wyatt Niehaus, Artist; Zachary Kaplan, Curator at Rhizome
2010
Professional Practice, University of the Arts London
And there was, Salon Vert, London. Speakers: Ingolv Helland; Nick Hornby (Chair); Steve Rosenthal; Sinta Tantra, Margarita Trushina
Interpretation: Theory and Practice, Visual Dialogues & Tate Britain, Norwich Castle Museum                        
The Benefits of Risk Symposia, Tate Britain, London 
2009
RBS Bursary Winner’s Presentations, RBS, London
Inside Out, Kettles Yard, Cambridge. Speakers: Charlie Danby, Brooke Lynn McGowan (Chair), Nick Hornby, Nathaniel Rackowe; Douglas White
2008Nick Hornby in conversation with Nick Hornby, Clifford Chance, London  














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