Jimmie Durham


Jimmie Durham is an artist, poet, essayist and political activist. Durham’s work has been widely exhibited internationally and selected solo exhibitions include: Serpentine Gallery, London (2015); Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin and Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice (both 2015); Parasol Unit, London (2014); MACRO, Rome and MuHKA-Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp (both 2012); Portikus, Frankfurt (2010); Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (2009); Matt’s Gallery, London (2006 and 1988); DAAD, Berlin and Kunstverein Munich (both 1998); ICA, London and Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels (both 1993). Durham has participated in the Extinction Marathon: Visions of the Future (2014); Garden Marathon (2011); Poetry Marathon (2009) and Manifesto Marathon (2008).