Douglas Gordon is an internationally renowned conceptual artist represented by Gagosian Gallery. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, in 1966, he studied for his MA at the Slade School of Fine Art, London, 1990; and his BA at the Glasgow School of Art, 1988.
Winner of the Turner Prize, 1996; Gordon's other accolades include: the Roswitha Haftmann Prize, 2008; the Venice Biennal's Premio Award, 2000; and the Hugo Boss Prize awarded by the Solomon R. Guggenheim museum, 1998. Gordon represented Britain at the Venice Biennial 1997.
Douglas Gordon has exhibited internationally, shows include: 'Blood, Sweat, Tears', DOX Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, 2009 and Tate Britain, London, 2010; 'Between Darkness and Light: Works 1989-2007', Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg, Germany, 2007; 'Superhumanatural', the National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, 2006; and 'Timeline', at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2006, which traveled to MALBA Colección Costantini, Buenos Aires, 2007. He has also exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 2001; the Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, 2006; and the MART, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto, Italy, 2006.
Douglas Gordon lives and works in New York.