1973 born in San Francisco
Lives and works in London
Film presentation, reading and musical performance
Education and Awards
Artist in residence Delfina Studios Trust London.
M.F.A., cum laude University of California Los Angeles
Artist in Residence Cite Internationale des Arts Paris, France
One Person Exhibitions
B.A., Humanities, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa,
Five Fights, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg.
Daria Martin, Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich.
Man and Mask, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh.
Daria Martin, Kunstlerhaus Stuttgart, Stuttgart.
Soft Materials, The Showroom, London.
Daria Martin: Closeup Gallery, Hotel, London.
Selected Group Exhibitions
Daria Martin: Art Now Lightbox, Tate Britain, London.
Closeup Gallery, Analix Forever Gallery, Geneva.
The British Art Show 6, The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead.
Uncertain States of America, Astrup Fearnley Museum
of Modern Art Oslo and Musee d'Art Modern de la Ville de Paris, Paris.
A Certain Tendency in Representation Thomas Dane Gallery, London.
Emblematic Display, curated by Catherine Wood Institute of Contemporary Arts London.
U-Move, Galeria Comunale d'Arte Contemporanea di Monfalcone, Italy (catalogue).
Beck's Futures, Institute of Comtemporary Arts, London, and others (catalogue).
In the Palace at 4 a.m., curated by Catherine Wood,
Alison Jacques Gallery, London.
100 Artists See God, curated by John Baldessari and Meg Cranston,
Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, and others (catalogue).
Feast of Silenus, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh.
Sophie Macpherson and Daria Martin, Glasgow Sculpture Studios,
The Moderns, Museo Castello di Rivoli, Turin (catalogue).
Paris is Burning, Entwistle Gallery, London.
Bootleg, Spitalfields Market, London.
The Fragile Underground, curated by David Thorpe, Bart Wells Institute, London.
Al Respecto 7, Rafael Tous Foundation, Barcelona.
Tirana Biennale, National Gallery, Tirana (catalogue).
Sharing Sunsets, Tuscon Museum of Contemporary Art, Tuscon.
Not at Home, Solitude Gallery, Stuttgart.
Sentimental Education, curated by David Rimanelli,
Deitch Projects, New York.
And She Will Have Your Eyes, Analix Forever Gallery, Geneva.
New School, Works on Paper, Los Angeles.
M.F.A. Thesis Show, UCLA New Wight Art Gallery, Los Angeles.
SELECTED PERFORMANCES, SCREENINGS, and BROADCAST
Black Dragon Society, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles.
Daria Martin (screening and talk) Swiss Centre, Paris.
Daria Martin: Screenings, Casco Projects, Utrecht.
Flesh and Fantasy,film night curated by Daria Martin, Tate Britain, London.
The New Moderns, Second Annual Conference, The Showroom, London.
Ed Ruscha Film Night, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.
Describing Form, screenings curated by Lucy Reynolds for LUX,
The Henry Moore Institute, Tate Britain, and others.
The New Female Voyeurism (screening and panel discussion),
The Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.
bfi and Tate: International Symposium: By Design: Film Fashion
Art Architecture (screening and talk), Tate Modern, London.
Spring is the Future (performance), Concert in the Egg, curated by Emma Robertson
And Jo Stella-Sawicka, The Ship, London.
Revolver, a series of short films by artists, curated by Carmen Zita, broadcast weekly on the European arts Channel "Expo 24X7".
Olivia Plender, "Greek Myth and the Ghosts of Bexhill-on-Sea,"
Tate Etc, Spring 2006.
"Brit Art: the Next Generation," The Independent, 1 December, 2005.*
"Future Greats," Art Review, December 2005.*
David Bussel, "Daria Martin: The Showroom" (review), Artforum, May 2005.*
Lisa Panting, "Daria Martin: The Showroom" (review)," frieze, April 2005.*
Diana Baldon, "Daria Martin interviewed," tema celeste, March/ April 2005.*
Sally O'Reilly, "Daria Martin: The Showroom (review), Modern Painters, April 2005.*
Lisa Le Feuvre, "Daria Martin: The Showroom" (review), Art Monthly, March 2005.*
Rob Tufnell, "Eye Robot," Tank, January 2005.*
Pablo Lafuente, "Debut: Daria Martin," Art Review, January, 2005.*
David Bussel, "Critics' Picks: Closeup Gallery," Artforum Online,
Sanjoy Roy, "Moving the Goalposts," Contemporary, issue 66, October, 2004;
Emily Pethick, "London Picks: In the Palace at 4 am" Artforum Online, July, 2004.
"Palace Evolution," Time Out, 28 July-4 August 2004.*
Olivia Plender, "On Daria Martin," Untitled, Spring 2004.*
Barbara Polla, "Daria Martin and the Modern Pentathlon,"
Citizen K, Paris, Winter 2004.*
Andrea Viliani,"Daria Martin," (review), Flash Art International,
Milan, October, 2003.*
Roberta Bosco, "Quienes son los modernos?," El Pais, Madrid, May 2, 2003.*
"Contemporanei? No, Moderni," La Repubblica, Rome, April 5, 2003.*
Pablo Lafuente, "A room of their own, Artreview, London, November 2002.
Esther Pierini, "Birds" (review), frieze, London, April 2002.*
Maurizio Cattelan, curator, Charley 01, New York, Spring 2002.*
David Rimanelli, "First Take: Daria Martin," Artforum,
New York, January 2001.*
Holland Cotter, "Sentimental Education" (review), The New York Times,
New York, July 14, 2000.
Jerry Saltz, "Realm of the Senses," The Village Voice, New York, July 6, 2000.
David Rimanelli, "Top Ten of 2000," Artforum, New York, December 2000.
2005 The British Art Show 6, Hayward Art Gallery, London.
Uncertain States of America, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo.
The Showroom Annual 2004-2005, The Showroom, London.
U-Move, Galeria Comunale d'Arte Contemporanea di Monfalcone, Italy.
Beck's Futures, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.
2004 100 Artists See God, Independent Curators International, New York.
Art Now and Then, Tate Britain, London.
2003 I Moderni/ The Moderns, Castello di Rivoli, Turin.
2001 Tirana Biennale, National Gallery, Tirana.
Tate Modern, London.
Arts Council England, London.