Born 1971, Belfast
Currently lives and works in London
1992-1995 Napier University, Edinburgh B.A. (Honors) Photography and Film
1996-1997 Royal College of Art, London M.A. Photography
* denotes catalogue
2013 Hannah Starkey: In the company of Mothers, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, NY
2011 Hannah Starkey: Twenty-Nine Pictures, Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry, UK*
Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast
2010 Maureen Paley, London
Hannah Starkey: Church of Light Altarpiece, St. Catherine’s Church, Frankfurt, Germany, Art commission from the German Protestant Church
2009 Galleria Monica de Cardenas, Zuos, Switzerland
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
2007 Maureen Paley, London
2006 Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
2005 Lisboa Photo 2005, Lisbon
2004 Maureen Paley Interim Art, London
2002 Monica de Cardenas, Milan
Maureen Paley Interim Art, London
2000 Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin*
Maureen Paley Interim Art, London
Progetto, Castello di Rivoli, Turin
1999 Nederlands Foto Instituut, Rotterdam
Galleria Raucci/Santamaria, Naples
1998 Interim Art, London
1995 Hannah Starkey, Scottish Homes, Stills Gallery, Edinburgh
2013 Esprit Dior Miss Dior, curated by Hervé Mikaeloff, Galerie Courbe, Grand Palais, Paris
2012-2013 Borrowed Memories [a selection of works from the collection of the Irish Museum of Modern Art], Luan Gallery, Athlone, Ireland
2012 Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London
2011-2012 Seoul Photo Festival 2011, Seoul, South Korea
Nothing in the World But Youth, Turner Contemporary, Kent, UK
2010 Summer Loves, Huis Marseille Museum for Photography, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009 With You I Want to Live: Francie Bishop Good & David Horvitz Collection, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Format09, International Photography Festival, Derby, UK
2008 – 2009 Seeing the Light, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
M25: Around London, Centre Cultural Andratx, Mallorca, Curated by Barry Schwabsky
2007 Something That I’ll Never Really See, Contemporary Photography from the V&A, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Art, Norwich.
Visual Dialogues, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester
Between Today and Yesterday, Turnpike Gallery, Wigan
M25: Around London, Centre Cultural Andratx, Mallorca, Spain
2006 Jugend von Heute / The Youth of Today, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt*
The Portrait: Full Face and Profile, Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston, UK
2006 Whisper Not! A Different Dimension of Seeing, Huis Marseille, Amsterdam*
2005 Motor Blues, Museum der bildenden Kunste Leipzig
Berlin Photography Festival, Berlin
Lisboa Photo 2005, Lisbon
2004 Take Five! Huis Marseille turns five, Huis Marseille, Amsterdam*
2003 Sodium Dreams, Center for Curatorial Studies Museum,
Bard College, New York
2002 The St, JamesGroup Ltd Photography Prize 2002, Flowers East, London
Coming of Age, The New Art Gallery, Walsall
Landscape, Saatchi Gallery @ 30 Underwood Street, London
Painted, Printed and Produced in Great Britain, Grant Selwyn Fine Art, New York
2001 Melancholy, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland
Telling Tales: Narrative Impulses in Recent Art, Tate Liverpool
No World Without You, Reflections of Identity in New British Art,
Herzliya Museum of Art, Tel Aviv*
Extended Painting, Monica de Cardenas, Milan
Instant City, Museo Pecci, Prato, Italy*
Citibank Private Bank Photography Prize, The Photographers’ Gallery, London*
2000 Suspendidos, Centro de Fotografía, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain
Imago, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain
Give and Take: The Contemporary Art Society at the Jerwood,
Jerwood Space, London
1999 Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
Clues, Monte Video, Netherlands Media Art Institute, Amsterdam
3rd International Tokyo Photo Bienalle, Tokyo Metropolitan
Museum of Photography, Japan*
1998 Silver & Syrup: A Selection from the History of Photography,
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Remix: Images Photographiques, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Nantes*
Look at me, Kunsthal Rotterdam, The British Council Touring Exhibition*
Real Life, Galleria SALES, Rome
Sightings, New Photographic Art, I.C.A., London*
Shine, Photo '98, National Museum of Film and Photography, Bradford
Modern Narratives: The domestic and the social, Artsway, London*
1997 John Kobal Foundation, National Portrait Gallery, London
2007 Hannah Starkey Photographs 1997-2007, Steidl.
2000 Hannah Starkey, The Irish Museum of Modern Art.
2013 ed. “Goings on about Town: Art – Hannah Starkey.” The New Yorker, May 10
Larson-Walker, Lisa. “Mother Nature: Hannah Starkey’s ‘In the ompany of Mothers.’” The Daily Beast / Women in the World, May 12
2012 “Out of Focus: Photography,” Saatchi Gallery London, 2012.
2011 Battersky, Matilda. “Hannah Starkey: Twenty-Nine Pictures.” The Independent, January 18
Lepine, Ayla. “Hannah Starkey @ Mead Gallery.” Whitehot Magazine, February
Reed, Adele Mary. “Hannah Starkey: Twenty-Nine Pictures.” This is tomorrow, March 15
2009 "Hannah Starkey." The New Yorker, May 18, p. 12
2008 Thatcher, Jennifer. "Hannah Starkey, Photographs: 1997-2007." Art Review, October, p. 176
The Big Picture, Metro, Thursday 26 June 2008. page 38.
Gavin, Miranda. "Hannah Starkey: Written in Light." HotShoe. June-July 2008, pp. 30-41.
2007 Benedictus, Leo, “Hannah Starkey’s best shot”, The Guardian G2, 15 February 2007, p.27.
Gavin, Francesca, “Private Lives: Hannah Starkey”, Dazed & Confused, February 2007, p.180.
Moggach, Lottie, “Stark images and a life less ordinary”, The London Paper, 23 January 2007, p16.
Martin, Francesca, “Bazaar View: Private Eye”, Harper’s Bazaar, February 2007, p.78.
Sinclair, Charlotte, “Perfect Composure”, Vogue, January 2007, pp.10 & 35.
2006 “Vitamin Ph”, Phaidon 2006/2007, June 2006, p31.
“Whisper not! – A different dimension of seeing”, Huis Marseille & H+F Collectie, 2006, p162-165.
“26 Anos – Encontros De Fotografia”, Mulheres, 2006, p42-43, (C for the exhibition XX - Visions on feminine, from the collection of the Encontros de Fotografia).
2005 Cotton, Charlotte. "Photography as Contemporary Art." Tank. v.3, no.3, Spring 2005.
Amadeo, Miguel. "A photo festival for Berlin." Flash Art May-June 2005: p.72.
"Lost Weekend: Hannah Starkey in Berlin." The Guardian Weekend 1 October 2005: p.7.
Irish Museum of Modern Art - The Collection. Dublin, Ireland: Irish Museum of Modern Art, 2005.
Bright, Susan. Art Photography Now. New York/London: Aperture Foundation/Thames & Hudson, 2005.
2004 Bright, Susan. "Hannah Starkey." Contemporary no.67, September 2004.
Furness, Rosalind. "Hannah Starkey." Contemporary no.66, August 2004.
Cotton, Charlotte. "Hannah Starkey, New work." Portfolio no.40, 2004.
2003 Hackworth, Nick. "Barren of ideas." The Evening Standard 13 May 2003.
2002 Grant, Lucille. "RPS 150th Anniversary Awards." RPS Journal September 2002.
Beech, Dave. "Location: UK." Art Monthly no.259, September 2002.
"Photography in the gap." Sleazenation. v.4, no.17, July 2002.
Güner, Fisun. "Hannah Starkey - Maureen Paley Interim Art." Modern Painters. v.15, no.3, Autumn 2002.
Watriss, Wendy. "blink and you'll miss it." Hotshoe International no.121, August 2002.
Martin, Herbert. "Hannah Starkey, Interim Art." Time Out London no.1662, 26 June - 3 July 2002.
Gascoigne, Laura. "Narrative Frame." What's On In London 12 June - 19 June 2002.
2001 Howarth, Sophie. "A life less ordinary." tate no.24, Spring 2001.
Spiegler, Marc. "Art Basel Booms." Art + Auction September/October 2001.
Charlesworth, JJ. "Reality Check." Art Monthly no.247, June 2001.
"still lives." mouth to mouth beastly issue, 2001.
2000 Tebbs, Paul. "Amongst Women." Source no.18, Winter 2000.
"Hannah Starkey." Habitat Artclub Summer 2000.
Bishop, Clare. "Hannah Starkey, Quietly Loaded Moments." Flash Art. v.XXXII, no.207, Summer 2000.
Schwabsky, Barry. "Openings - Hannah Starkey." Artforum September 2000.
Ruyters, Domeniek. "Onwaarachtige snapshots, Hoe Sharon Lockhart en Hannah Starkey een brug slaan tussen de jaren tachtig en negentig." Metropolis M no.5, October/November 2000.
Townsend, Chris. "Dreaming of Me." Hotshoe International May/June 2000.
"News: Amsterdam/Clues." Flash Art. XXXII, no.206, May/June 2000.
Planta, Regina von. "Hannah Starkey bei Interim Art." Kunst-Bulletin. v.5, May 2000.
"Solitudini Sospense per la Moda di Vogue." Photo no.26, May 2000.
"Artnotes." Art Monthly no.234, March 2000.
"Rivelazioni a Napoii." Photo no.24, March 2000.
Durden, Mark. "Sightings: New Photographic Art." Art Monthly no.214, March 2000.
Vecchio, Gigiotto Del. "Hannah Starkey." Segno no.167, February/March 2000.
Rawsthorn, Alice. "Field of Vision." Harpers Bazaar December 2000.
Davis, Maggie. "Everyday people." Vogue August 2000.
"200 for 2000, Maureen Paley Nominates." i-D no.200, August 2000.
"Readings." Harper's Magazine April 2000.
D., A. "Hannah Starkey. La Vita e un film. Tra sogno e realita." Arte no.308, April 2000.
Lack, Jessica. "Exhibitions." The Guardian Guide 29 April - 5 May 2000.
Bishop, Claire. "Last Chance/Art." The Evening Standard 26 May 2000.
Corrigan, Susan. "Eye contact." The Times Metro 20 - 26 May 2000.
Coomer, Martin. "Hannah Starkey." Time Out London no.1474, 18 - 25 November 2000.
Windsor, John. "The Independent Collector." The Independent 17 November 2000.
Coomer, Martin. "Give & Take." Time Out London no.1560, 12 July - 19 July 2000.
Mahoney, Elisabeth. "Life as we know it?" The Independent/Review 4 May 2000.
Cor, C. "Arte/In Galleria." Pagina 32 no.92, 4 April 2000.
2000 Beccaria, Marcella. A Project for the Castle: Hannah Starkey. Turin, Italy: Castello di Rivoli, 2000.
Maconochie, Tiggy. Do we like art? Fashion Images de Mode. Vol. v.4. London: Steidl, 2000.
1999 "2000 Millennium Arts Special." The Independent Magazine 1 January 1999.
1998 Jones, Jonathan. "Five Artists to Invest in." Life: The Observer Magazine 7 February 1998.
2002 The St. James Group Ltd Photography Prize
2000 The Arts Foundation 10th Anniversary Awards
1999 Award for Excellence, 3rd International Tokyo Photo Bienalle, Tokyo
1997 The Photographers Gallery Award
Vogue Conde Nast Award
The Sunday Times Award
Deloitte and Touche Fine Art Award
John Kobal Portrait Award
1995 National Housing Body for Scotland
2003 Ballantyne Commission, Milan
2000 1st Commission, Level 1 Bookstore, Tate Modern, London
1998 The National Museum of Photography, Film and Television
1995 Scottish Homes, National Housing Agency for Scotland