Lives in Glasgow
Environmental Art, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, B.A. (Hons)
Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, M.F.A.
Selected Solo Exhibitions
Pearl Lam, Shanghai, China
Blum and Poe Gallery, Los Angeles
Dresden, Modern Institute, Glasgow, Scotland
Le Temple, Paris
'Lions After Slumber', The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
Daniel Hug, Los Angeles
Sutton Lane, London
Wrong Gallery, New York
Gallery Yvon Lambert, Paris
'Present Future', Artissima, Turin
'v.delay entain', Collective Gallery, Edinburgh
'VOGUE', The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
'No Frills Public Sculpture', Kwik Save, The Gorbals
Selected Group Exhibitions
Rubble Stir, The Glue Factory, Glasgow
Wayfinders, 135 Castlebank Street, Glasgow
White Columns 2010 Benefit Exhibition & Auction, White Columns, New York
Sundown, Office Baroque, Antwerp
Laying Bricks, Wallspace Gallery, New York
The Saw Show, Finneston Saw Doctors, Glasgow2006
All That Is Solid Melts into Air, FRAC des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou
Transmission, Kunstverein Graz, Austria
Gertcha!, flat show, Glasgow
The Birthday Party, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh
Tonight, Studio Voltaire, London
Wight Biennale, UCLA
Contemporary Abstraction, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow
Plunder: Culture as Material, DCA, Dundee
Primary Colours, City Gallery, Leicester
Roma Roma Roma, Rome
Air Guitar, Milton Keynes Gallery
Half the World Away, Hallwalls CAC, Buffalo
Happy Outsiders, Zacheta Gallery, Warsaw
Vilma Gold, London
Circles °4, ZKM Museum for Contemporary Art, Karlsruhe
Here and Now, DCA & Generator Projects, Dundee
Noir, Transmission, Glasgow
October, St. Vincent Street, Glasgow
Songs of Love and Hate, Galerie Weiland, Berlin
Country Casual, B16, Birmingham
Deep in This Custard, Changing Room, Stirling
Modell; modell, NAK, Aachen
Tonight, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
Vienna Art Fair, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
BSOH, The Bond Gallery, Birmingham
Citizen 2000, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh
Museum Magogo, Glasgow Project Room, Glasgow
Networking, P-House, Ebisu
What it is, what ain’t ain’t nothing, Fly, Glasgow
Browsing, The Changing Room, Stirling
Lapland@, The British Council, Edinburgh
Text Aviary, White Room, Glasgow
The Bible of Networking, Sali Gia, London
The Janus Programme, Transmission, Glasgow
Catalogs and Publications
Michael Wilkinson: 1979. London: Black Dog Publishing, 2011.
Lions After Slumber, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow
The 2003 Wight Biennial Catalogue, University of California, California
Air Guitar: Reconsidering Rock Music, Milton Keynes Gallery, Milton Keynes
Happy Outsiders from London and Scotland, Zachęta Państowowa Galeria Sztuki, Warzsawa
Here and now: Scottish Art 1990 - 2001, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee
October, St. Vincent Street, Glasgow
PRESENT FUTure ARTissima, Internazionale d’Arte Contemporanea, Turin
Articles and Reviews
Gaskin, Sam. "Michael Wilkinson Reflects on Repression, the Boston Bombings, and Pink Floyd in China." Blouinartinfo.com, April 19, 2013.
Wagley, Catherine. "Five Artsy Things to Do This Week, Including the LACMA Rock's Debut," LAWeekly.com, June 20, 2012.
Mizota, Sharon. "May 1968, sans the Excitement," Los Angeles Times, June 15, 2012.
Fisher, Mark. "Militant Tendencies Feed Music," New Statesman, March 29, 2010.
Coburn, Tyler. "Build It High: Laying Bricks." Art Review, no. 13 (July-August 2007): 28.
Smith, Roberta. "In These Shows, the Material is the Message," New York Times, August 10, 2007.
Holte, Michael Ned. "Micheal Wilkinson." Artforum 44, no. 5 (January 2006): 230.
Jeffery, Moira. "It’s Truly an Education," Herald, January 7, 2005.
Reynaud Dewar, Lili. “So What.” 02, no. 33 (2005).
Bagner, Alex. "A Chimp off the Old Block." Wallpaper (May 2004).
Dallas, Sorcha. "Contemporary Abstraction," List, July 31, 2003.
Reynaud Dewar, Lili. “The Modern Institute: quand la logique est bonne.” 02, no. 22 (2002): 12-13.
Calcutt, John. "Michael Wilkinson, Janice McNab, Peter McGoldrick," Scotland on Sunday, January 28, 2001 .
Harald, Fricke. "Songs of Love and Hate." Artforum 40, no. 2 (October 2001): 168.
Monhagen, Helen. "Peter McGoldrick, Michael Wilkinson and Janice McNab," The List, (February 2001).
Tufnell, Rob. "Michael Wilkinson." Frieze, no. 58 (April 2001): 103-104.
Jeffery, Moira. "Deep in this Custard," List, March 2000.
Kane, Chris. "How I Took on the Art Bullies," Stirling Observer, February 23, 2000.