Biography

Alistair McClymont is an artist working across a broad range of materials and methods. His work is a continuing process of discovery and experimentation, each piece follows the last in a continual journey of investigation into cultural and physical phenomena.

For more details click on solo exhibitions, group exhibitions, talks, publications, collections , residencies, press and education.

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Platform, London, UK

2015

The Royal Society

2014

The Book and Record Bar

2013

CAM Raleigh, USA

2012

noshowspace, London

2012

The Art House Foundation, London

2009

Pageant, Edinburgh, UK

2009

'The Limitations of Logic', Wyer Gallery, London

2007

Paramount Pictures, Wyer Gallery, London

2006

Reception Space, London

2005

Hull Art Lab

Group Exhibitions

2021

Ars Electronica, There Is No Planet B

2020

APT Gallery, London

2019

KIKK Festival

2019

APT Gallery, London

2018

Mozilla Festival

2018

V&A Digital Design Weekend, London

2018

APT Gallery, London

2018

Everything Happens So Much, London

2018

MKH Biennale, Germany

2018

Merge Festival

2018

Beyond 2001: New Horizons, LCC, London

2017

Stereolux - Scopitone 2017, France

2017

Uncertainty Playground, LCC, London

2017

Espace Multimedia Gantner, France

2017

Digital Makers Collective, Tate Modern

2017

Beyond Borders, London College of Communication

2016

MU: Weather or Not, Netherlands

2016

noshowspace: works in series, London

2016

STUK, Belgium

2015

Pump House Gallery - 3 Branches of the Same Tree

2014

Los Angeles 2019 presents – Edge of Human

2014

State Festival, Germany

2014

All things new

2014

FOAM, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge

2014

Science Gallery, Dublin

2014

FOAM, AND/OR, London

2014

FOAM, P/N project space, London

2014

La Triennale di Milano, Italy

2014

Nowcasting, Loughborough University

2014

Centre culturel Saint-Exupéry, Reims, France

2013

V&A, London Design Festival, Digital Design Weekend

2013

Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria

2013

The Ghost in the Machine, Islington Mill, Salford

2013

Men Working, Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Boone, USA

2013

Queen Elizabeth Engineering Prize Exhibition, Tate Modern

2013

Ars Electronica Berlin - Wie eine zweite Natur

2013

Lumen Ray - Jerome Zodo, Italy

2012

Brittle Crazie Glasse, Islington Mill

2012

Blue Skies, Dundee Contemporary Arts

2012

100 Curators 100 Days, Saatchi Online

2012

AHF Temporary Residency in the Unconscious, V22, London

2012

Title to be decided*, Mexico, Leeds

2012

Construction Gallery, London

2011

Experimental Station, LABoral, Gijon, Spain

2011

Experimental Station, CA2M, Madrid, Spain

2010

Ten Floors Project - To Be Destroyed, former FA Headquarters, London

2010

Port Eliot Festival 2010

2010

Flatland, A romance of many dimensions, APT, London

2010

Schwartz Gallery, London

2010

Whatbar # 8

2010

Le Laboratoire, Paris, France

2010

Cosmic Mysteries, Gallery Espacio, Valencia, Spain

2010

Project space, London Art Fair

2009

Affluenza, London

2008

Concrete and Glass, Shoreditch Town Hall, London

2006

Cologne Online Film Festival

2006

Temporary Contemporary

2006

Best of MA, Postgraduate Show 2005

2005

Hollow Salon

2005

The Wrong Map, Three Colts Gallery

2005

MA/BA 2005, Art Fortnight London

2005

MA Degree Show, Royal College of Art

2005

60 Seconds, Café Gallery

2004

Stuft, Red Gallery

2004

Time Share, Trinity Buoy Warf

2004

The Lamp

2003

Museum of Domestic Design and Architecture

Talks

2018

Supra Systems Symposium

2018

Victoria and Albert Museum - Liable Algorithms

2018

Estorick Collection - Radical Visions of Light: Futurism and Science

2017

Kensington Town Hall - Art and Science

2016

MU, Netherlands

2015

The Royal Society

2015

Pump House Gallery

2014

Arts Catalyst - Somerset House

2014

State Festival - Berlin

Publications

2021

Ars Electronica 2021 - A New Digital Deal

2019

Organizational Aesthetics

2018

Supra Systems Book

2016

ARTEFACT Up in the Air

2013

Ars Electronica 2013 - Total Recall, The Evolution of Memory

2011

ESTACIÓN EXPERIMENTAL Investigaciones y fenómenos artísticos

2007

The 2007 Almanac of Political Art, Reunion Projects

Collections

2013

Allen G. Thomas Jr. Collection, USA

2010

Gibberd Garden

2005

Credit Agricole

Residencies

2014

Beam Time residency

2011

The Art House Foundation

2005

Hull Art Lab

Press

2018

Resonance FM

2017

Euradio

2016

New Scientist

2016

Skyline

2015

SW Londoner

2014

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

2014

Wired Magazine

2014

We make money not art - Strange Weather

2014

RTE, Raidió Teilifís Éireann

2014

Irish Times

2014

Vice magazine, The Creators Project

2013

ArchiLight, Italy

2013

The Herald Sun, USA

2013

Technician, USA

2013

L'Unita, Italy

2013

News & Observer, NC, USA

2013

WUNC - NPR radio

2012

Huffington Post

2012

New Scientist

2012

Artists Newsletter

2011

Frieze Magazine

2011

Revisita de Arte - LogoPress, Spain

2011

Hoy Es Arte, Spain

2011

El Pais, Spain

2011

Gibberd Garden featured on Gardener's World, BBC

2010

Artist of the week - Saatchi Online

2010

Harlow Star

2010

NWT Magazine

2010

New Scientist

2009

Leith FM radio

2009

The List

2008

Channel 4

2008

Guardian video pick of the week

2008

Radio 1 interview

2008

Guardian newspaper

2008

TimeOut

2007

Total:spec magazine

2005

Hull Daily Mail

2005

Artists Newsletter

2003

Artists Newsletter

Education

2003

Royal College of Art

1997

Hull School of Art