Maureen Paley

Founded in 1984 in a Victorian terraced house in London’s East End. Initially named Interim Art the gallery changed its name to Maureen Paley in 2004 as a celebration of its 20th anniversary

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Maureen Paley was one of the first to present contemporary art in London’s East End and has been a pioneer of the current scene promoting and showing art from the USA, Canada, continental Europe, Central and South America as well as the UK.

Gallery artists include Turner prize winners Wolfgang Tillmans, 2000, and Gillian Wearing, 1997, and Turner Prize nominees Lawrence Abu Hamdan, 2018, Rebecca Warren, 2006 and Liam Gillick, 2002. Represented artists include 2018 Jarman Award winner Daria Martin, Felipe Baeza, AA Bronson, General Idea, Anne Hardy, Peter Hujar, Paulo Nimer Pjota, Olivia Plender and James Welling. All of the gallery artists have exhibited widely in the UK and abroad.

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Past Exhibitions
Hannah Starkey Solo Show
Maureen Paley presents the seventh solo exhibition by Hannah Starkey at the gallery. Refining her practice...
28 Nov 2015 - 24 Jan 2016
Wolfgang Tillmans
Maureen Paley presents the eighth solo exhibition by Wolfgang Tillmans at the gallery. Featuring new...
09 Jun 2016 - 07 Aug 2016
…hounded by external events…
The title of this exhibition is taken from a passage in World Within World, the autobiography (published...
26 Nov 2016 - 29 Jan 2017
Deimantas Narkevičius: 20 July 2015
Maureen Paley showcases the second official screening of the project made by Deimantas Narkevičius,...
04 Feb 2017 - 05 Mar 2017
Gardar Eide Einarsson and Oscar Tuazon
The two artists met during the Whitney Program in 2001 and have been friends and collaborators since...
11 Mar 2017 - 23 Mar 2017
Lawrence Abu Hamdan Solo Show
Maureen Paley presents a solo exhibition by the artist Lawrence Abu Hamdan that follows on from the performance...
28 Apr 2017 - 05 Jun 2017
Tom Burr: Stages
This is the first solo show at the gallery by Tom Burr. For almost three decades, Tom Burr’s sculpture,...
02 Jun 2017 - 23 Jul 2017
Tim Rollins and K.O.S: The moonlight was behind them…
This collaborative group of artists includes Tim Rollins, former assistant to conceptual artist Joseph...
30 Sep 2017 - 12 Nov 2017
Andrew Grassie
This is the third solo exhibition at the gallery by the artist. Grassie’s paintings recreate in precise...
18 Nov 2017 - 07 Jan 2018
Daria Martin
The exhibition features Daria Martin’s latest film “A Hunger Artist“, HD film, (2017) which...
08 Sep 2018 - 23 Sep 2018
AA Bronson + General Idea
The exhibition marks the fiftieth anniversary since artists AA Bronson, Felix Partz and Jorge Zontal met and...
30 Sep 2018 - 11 Nov 2018
Felipe Baeza
The first solo exhibition in the UK of artist Felipe Baeza features works which explore topics such as...
15 Nov 2018 - 06 Jan 2019
Wolfgang Tillmans
Gathering new and previously unseen works from the mid 1980s to the present day, Maureen Paley presents...
05 Jun 2019 - 04 Aug 2019