Megan Rooney


CV


Exhibitions

'Cuckoo till I come back', 2018 (solo)

Not Fair, Warsaw, 2017



180914 Serpentine 12 L1000578 HP







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180914 Serpentine 6 L1000541 HP







180914 Serpentine 19 L1000624 HP







MeganRooneyPalaisdeTokyo 002 HP

'Back to breath. Back to wind.', 2018
Acrylic, pencil, pastel, wall paint on wall
Various dimensions
Installation view: Palais de Tokyo, Paris


MeganRooneyPalaisdeTokyo 0015 HP

'Back to breath. Back to wind.', 2018
Acrylic, pencil, pastel, wall paint on wall
Various dimensions
(Sculptures by Jean-Marie Appriou)

Installation view: Palais de Tokyo, Paris

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Installation view 
Megan Rooney, 'Cuckoo till I come back', 2018

DREI, Cologne



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'Old baggy root', 2018
Series of 36 paintings
Acrylic, ink, pencil, charcoal, pastel on paper
229 x 354 cm



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'Untitled (from the series Old baggy root)', 2018

Acrylic, ink, pencil, charcoal, pastel on paper
56 × 38 cm



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'Untitled (from the series Old baggy root)', 2018

Acrylic, ink, pencil, charcoal, pastel on paper
56 × 38 cm



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'Untitled (from the series Old baggy root)', 2018

Acrylic, ink, pencil, charcoal, pastel on paper
56 × 38 cm



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'MOMMA! MOMMA!', 2017
Sand, clay, Reinigungscandles, duvet, pillow, paint, toothbrushes, wine bags, cleaning brush,
water containers, rope, melons, bath mat, cigs, cat litter, plastic cups, feathers
Various dimensions



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'Old friend', 2017
Fabric, shoes, rope, canopy, broken mirror, paint, ink, pastel
Various dimensions
Installation view: Tramway, Glasgow



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Performance still
'Others got wings for flying', 2017

with Andrew Graham, sound by Paolo Thorsen-Nagel
Tramway, Glasgow



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Performance still
'Others got wings for flying', 2017

with Andrew Graham, sound by Paolo Thorsen-Nagel
Tramway, Glasgow



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Installation view
'(X) A Fantasy', 2017

David Roberts Art Foundation, London



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Installation view
'(X) A Fantasy', 2017

David Roberts Art Foundation, London



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'Cigarette burns and soft fuzzy hair', 2017
Handpainted fabric, fan
310 x 210 x 180 cm
Installation view: Freymond Guth Fine Arts, Basel



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Installation view
Megan Rooney, 'Sun Up Moon Down', 2017

Freymond Guth Fine Arts, Basel



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'Your final and best wave goodbye', 2016
Acrylic, pencil, pastel, house paint on wall
485 x 752 cm
Installation view: Freymond Guth Fine Arts, Basel



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'Palm lady looking for her eyes in the mud', 2017
Pastel, pencil, acrylic, oil sticks on canvas
220 x 195 cm



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'Fun and expectation in every house', 2017
Pastel, pencil, acrylic, oil sticks on Topshop magazine papers (framed)
79,5 x 62,2 cm



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'Food bread salt and a nurse', 2016
Pastel, pencil, acrylic, oil sticks on Topshop magazine papers (framed)
79,5 x 62,2 cm



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'Animals on the bed', 2016
Pastel, pencil, acrylic, oil sticks on Topshop magazine papers (framed)
79,5 x 62,2 cm



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Installation view
Megan Rooney, 'Piggy Piggy', 2016

Croy Nielsen, Berlin



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'Two dreams. One for now. One for later', 2016
Mixed media on canvas
150 × 230 cm



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'Piggy Piggy', 2016
Mixed media on canvas
166 × 278 cm



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'S S S in the garden', 2016
Clay, fabric, paint, bird seeds, string
Various dimensions



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'S S S in the garden', 2016
Clay, fabric, paint, bird seeds, string
Various dimensions



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Performance still
Megan Rooney, 'F On Your Tongue', 2016
Project 1049, Luma Foundation, Gstaad, Switzerland



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Performance still
Megan Rooney, 'F On Your Tongue', 2016
Project 1049, Luma Foundation, Gstaad, Switzerland



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Performance still
Megan Rooney, 'F On Your Tongue', 2016
Project 1049, Luma Foundation, Gstaad, Switzerland



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Performance still
Megan Rooney, 'Last Days. Last Days. Last Days.', 2015
Serpentine Gallery, London



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Performance still
Megan Rooney, 'Last Days. Last Days. Last Days.', 2015
Serpentine Gallery, London



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Performance still
Megan Rooney, 'Last Days. Last Days. Last Days.', 2015
Serpentine Gallery, London



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'Last Days. Last Days. Last Days.', 2015 (still)



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Installation view
Megan Rooney, 'Stephanie in Rio', 2015
Les Urbaines, Lausanne, CH



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'Okie Dog on Santa Monica', 2015
Series of 32 paintings
Acrylic, marker, ink, crayon, pencil, oil pastel, on free magazines collected on Via Roma, Torino
220 x 140cm



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'Okie Dog on Santa Monica', 2015 (detail)



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'A Petit Maison', 2014
Mixed Media, audio
Various dimensions
Installation view: Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Glasgow



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'A Petit Maison', 2014 (detail)



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Performance still
'Pleasures & Charity', 2014
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto